Property SummaryAn easily managed detached house convenient for excellent local amenities and transport links.
9 Douglas Avenue is set on easily managed garden in a pleasant well established and always popular residential street, surrounding homes are of similar vintage and architecture.
Prestwick offers an excellent range of shopping facilities, including a large Sainbury's supermarket and petrol station, further facilities are also available.
Prestwick has good local schooling at primary and secondary levels, Wellington is the independent school in Ayr and some of the children of the district attend the independent schools in Glasgow.
Prestwick has an indoor swimming pool and one of the largest indoor bowling stadiums in Europe as well as an excellent tennis and leisure clubs with indoor and outdoor courts.
Prestwick Bay is popular with dinghy sailors and windsurfers. The Main Street of Prestwick provides an excellent choice of restaurants, bars and bistros and a variety of independent shops to browse. As with many parts of Scotland one is never too far from a golf course and Douglas Avenue is certainly no exception being virtually back to back with neighbouring St Nicholas links.
Transport links in the area are excellent. A direct dual carriageway links to the M77 to Glasgow City Centre (approximately 35 miles to the north). Prestwick Airport is nearby where there are increasing domestic and international routes. Prestwick Train Station is approximately 5 minutes drive from Douglas Avenue.
9 Douglas Avenue a modern house of attractive facing red brick finish under a concrete tile roof. Accommodation is laid out over two easily run levels which are light and bright, well presented and offering excellent family living space.
From the reception hall is a cloakroom and wc, under stairs stores, a door leads to a well-proportioned, comfortable sitting room with fireplace. There are double communicating doors through to the formal dining room from where there are patio doors with direct access via deck to gardens. A good sized fitted kitchen has low voltage down lights, the utility room has a rear door to gardens with weather screen as well as a useful store which houses the gas combi boiler.
Staircase from reception hall with access to the first floor where there are 4 good sized bedrooms, a fitted tiled family bathroom with shower over bath and linen cupboard providing good storage. Bedroom 1 is currently used as a small library and there are rear aspects to the fairways of St Nicholas Golf Course and beyond to the lower reaches of the firth of Clyde and on toward the high tops of the island of Arran. Bedroom 2 & 3 have fitted mirrored wardrobes. Bedroom 4 (master) is well proportioned with a deluxe en suite shower room strategically placed behind fitted mirrored wardrobes. This bedroom also enjoys Golf course and Arran views. Access to the loft space is by a retractable ladder.
Flag stone driveway flanked by red whin chips to garage, good off road vehicle hard standing area, gardens mainly to grass and well privatised by mature hedge. Neat courtyard to rear with drying green, flagstone pathway leading to neat enclosed gardens with decking from dining room to level lawn all enclosed by red brick wall and close board fencing. Gate/door to front gardens at either side
From Glasgow city centre proceed in a westerly direction on the M8 motorway, take the slip road to M77/Greenock/Glasgow Airport/Kilmarnock. Keep right and follow signs for the A77. At roundabout take the 3rd exit onto the A78. At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A79. Continue through the next 2 roundabouts to stay on the A79. At the Shawfarm roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Monkton Road/A79. Turn right onto Maryborough Road then right onto Douglas Avenue. The property can be found on your left hand side.