Property SummaryA large 4 apartment top floor penthouse flat in the iconic Art Deco Kelvin Court situated within the catchment area for Jordanhill School.
Number 18 is a top floor penthouse apartment which is set within the first block of the iconic kelvin Court luxury art deco apartments.
Kelvin Court is one of the most recognisable super luxury apartment properties of the G12 district. The distinctive architecture and long lasting appeal of which has always made it popular with buyers seeking quality apartment living in the west end.
The building was designed by J N Fatkin of Newcastle, and Kelvin Court was built 1937-1938 and consists of two H-plan blocks of luxury flats set amid parkland type grounds with separate garage blocks. The construction of luxury flats was rare in Glasgow at this time, although the development with its distinctive Art Deco style bears strong similarities to blocks of luxury flats that were built by property speculators in and around London during the 1930s.
The building is of finished red facing brick construction with painted smooth render relief, distinctive bay window formations and balconies are at both north and southern elevations.
A security outer door porter leads to a warmed and carpeted common lower hallway and a service lift promptly arrives at the top level where number 18 is the top floor penthouse.
The outer door way to number 18 leads to the entrance reception hallway, the reception hall has a number of in built wardrobes and stores, fitted lined/utilities cupboard, Fine south facing drawing room with feature coal burning effect living flame gas fire, French door to balcony and picture rail height trough lighting, open plan dining hall with glass shelved display racks and French door to front balcony, well equipped kitchen with matching base and wall units, black and white tile floor, useful store at rear and door to rear service stair, store and second service lift, shower room in 'wet' style, separate bath and shower room with art deco ironmongery and sanitary ware, bedroom 1 with living flame effect gas fire and bay window formation, bedroom 2 with bay window and fitted wardrobes, bedroom 3 with fitted furniture (currently set up as study/home office).
There is off street car parking to the front.
A garage space could be made available by separate negotiation.
Fine parkland type grounds and gardens to both front and rear. The gardens are laid in the main to grass with stocked beds and borders as well as a number of mature trees. Generous lawns fringed and sheltered by trees at the rear.
Kelvin Court is located within the west end of Glasgow's sought after G12 district.
The apartments are set within parkland type grounds set back from Great Western Road over which the property faces with northern views stretching to the Camspie fells in the far distance.
Kelvin court has easy level walking distance access to excellent local shops and services at Anniesland Cross and the area is well served by primary and secondary schooling in both the state and independent sectors.
The area has excellent travel links provided by good road networks and access to main arterial routes, frequent bus services as well as Anniesland railway station with a regular service to and from the city.
Glasgow international airport is easily accessed via the Clyde tunnel and M8 motorway.
A walk or short drive along leafy Great Western Road leads to the vibrant West End, home to lively bars, boutique shops and the historic University.