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'Durrour' is an imposing blonde sandstone Victorian Detached villa which occupies a commanding position being one of the original houses within the desirable hamlet of Thorntonhall, on the outskirts of Glasgow. Having been completely upgraded and extended to the highest of standards with bespoke internal finishes, designer interior with decorative finishes, and bespoke stained glass in many of the apartments, property such as this rarely appear on the open market. The property has been completely remodelled, upgraded and extended with a replacement roof with original slate tiles. There is a substantial extension in matching sandstone which has been added to the side of the property which is in keeping with the integrity of the original house. This addition incorporates a billiards room, a spa area, and to the rear of the property; a gymnasium, which has a wall of telescopic, bi-fold, double-glazed doors which look onto, and give access to, the rear gardens.
Externally, the property sits in secluded gardens surrounded by mature trees and hedgerows affording this property a high degree of privacy. The driveway is accessed via imposing sandstone gate-posts with remote control gates. The driveway sweeps to the front of the property with additional parking to the side or in the impressive double garage. There is a swathe of level lawn to the front, and further, more private terraced lawns to the rear with a large Indian Sandstone, paved patio area. The rear of the house faces west.
The Internal accommodation extends to ground floor entrance vestibule into a welcoming reception hallway with an impressive staircase with original stained glass window on the half landing. Stained glass is a recurring theme throughout the house. The lounge is a formal room with commensurate fireplace and a living flame gas fire. The family room is more relaxed and also has an impressive fireplace and living flame fire. The dining room is also spacious, has French doors with stained glass panelling and leads through to the billiards room. The kitchen is bespoke with hand painted finishes and granite surfaces. There are fully integrated appliances and there is ample space for dining. The kitchen leads off to a rear hallway where the utility room is and onwards to the Spa. There is also an office and useful cloakroom.
The upper level has an impressive bay windowed master bedroom. Three further double bedrooms, one with a contemporary en-suite shower room and finally the family bathroom which has been upgraded with a contemporary white suite all complimented by attractive quality tiling.
The property specification includes gas central heating, security system and electric gates.
Thorntonhall sits just on the outskirts of Glasgow. There is a railway station allowing quick access to Glasgow city centre and East Kilbride and there is a tennis club. Thorntonhall is surrounded by beautiful countryside and allows easy access by road into Glasgow city centre, Glasgow's International Airport and the M77 motorway which is accessed via East Kilbride bypass.