Property SummaryA stylish, contemporary and imaginatively remodelled family home in a mature, residential part of the village.
Tanglewood is a contemporary, imaginatively conceived and totally remodelled family home set amid private and well planned gardens at the junction of Bridge of Weir Road and Porterfield Road in the heart of Kilmacolm village.
The house has been carefully and intelligently planned with flair and imagination to ensure a fresh free flowing delivery of bright family living, guest entertaining and flexible possible work from home space. The house has extensive storage, is fully insulated ensuring its comfort and efficiency.
The house is completed in mixed painted roughcast and treated timber cladding under a main roof of tiles with flush integrated solar panel system and sweeping curved zinc. Internally the house has had the works, fresh light and bright family and guest living space has been created with main rooms all enjoying pleasant south facing aspects and connections to the landscaped gardens.
The house features quality dressed oak flooring throughout the main apartments, quality kitchen and bathroom ware, extensive LED lighting and externally good use of timber cladding, zinc roofing and galvanised rainwater goods to ensure easy maintenance.
A curved outer canopy porch over stone setts leads to outer door with opaque glazed side screens leading to broad reception hall with recessed mat well, cloaks cupboard and boot/shoe store, hot tank store, glazed door to sitting room with log burner, glass door and side screens to terrace and gardens, step down to dining room (separation created by display podiums) and with further door to terrace and gardens, open plan to well-equipped and skilfully laid out kitchen with bespoke custom made Island, utility room with bespoke bench incorporating Belfast sink, door to concealed white goods, ceiling pulley, door to covered rear terrace. Twin leaf doors to family snug/TV den with feature soft curve wall, ground floor bath and shower room, large studio/home office/possible 5th bedroom.
Open plan open tread staircase to bright first floor upper hallway, shelved linen store, shower room, access to floored attic space, bedroom 1 with fitted furniture and fine westerly views, bedrooms 2 & 3, bedroom 4 (master) a capacious room with corner free standing bath, en suite shower and en suite dressing rooms.
Curved outer canopy carport, integral double garage, with up and over door and personal door access, concrete floor, light power and water points. Open fronted refuse stores, sub floor cellarage, kids adventure play house, 2 log and general purpose stores, greenhouse.
Substantial automated galvanised steel outer vehicle gates and personal gate set in full height stone wall to black top driveway, turning and hard standing area. Well stocked beds featuring flowering Cherry trees, Laburnum, Hydrangeas, Pieris.
Peony roses flanking steps, assorted alpines and heathers leading down to lawns with Acer canopy and Birch trees. Lawn with raised sett bed and Eucalyptus tree. Lawn with contorted willow, rhododendrons and assorted shrubs behind evergreen screen. Raised south facing terrace with access from house and contemporary ironmongery all offering good space for alfresco dining and summer furniture. White gravel Zen garden with standing stones and evergreen screen, pathway return to front gardens and driveway.
Mains water supply, mains drainage, mains gas, gas fired central heating, wet under floor to ground floor level, radiators to first floor level, solar water heating back up, quality Scandinavian timber double glazing with maintenance free aluminium cladding.
Note: These services have not been checked by the selling agents.
EPC rating C.
Tanglewood is an architect owned detached house which enjoys a rare and convenient village centre location amid the mature and larger Victorian homes of the village.
The house is set in sheltered, beautifully stocked and strategically planned gardens all positioned behind a full height stone wall which ensures much in the way of privacy and seclusion.
Kilmacolm village can easily be described as one of the prettiest villages in West Renfrewshire and has a real sense of community and heart. The village has an excellent range of local stores offering everyday provisions and there are popular village restaurants, coffee and gift shops. The centre of the village is a 0.5 mile walk from Tanglewood.
The village has a thriving social community and there are clubs catering for golf, tennis, squash and bowling. Kilmacolm Golf Club is about 1500 yards away at the top of the village and offers a challenging 18-hole heath/parkland course designed by the acclaimed course architect James Braid. The village also now has an excellent health and fitness centre at Birkmyre Park.
Surrounding countryside is some of the most attractive in West Renfrewshire and for the outdoor enthusiast this is fine walking country. The Sustrans cycle track leads to many other parts of central Scotland.
The Knapps is famed for its brown trout angling and the River Gryffe has runs of salmon at the back end.
Castle Semple loch offers inland sailing and the Firth of Clyde has excellent chandlery and marina services at Inverkip, Largs & Ardrossan as well as some of the UKs most scenic and enjoyable coastal sailing.
Kilmacolm has an excellent local primary school and the independent St Columbas with its enviable record of academic achievement richly deserves its sought after label. Glasgow has further independent schooling.
The Braehead retail village is around 13 miles to the east and there one can find a tremendous range of high street multiples together with M&S and Sainsburys anchor stores. Braehead also has an IKEA furniture store.
The city centre of Glasgow at 17 miles east has all the cultural, higher educational and leisure services normally associated with a major international centre.
The village has a regular bus service to Glasgow and there are main line rail links at Langbank (4.5 miles) and Johnstone (7 miles). Glasgow Airport is only 10 miles and offers domestic and international flights.
The A761 leads to the A737 and subsequently to the M8 motorway corridor which provides fast motor car access to central Scotland and beyond.
From Glasgow city centre proceed in a westerly direction on the M8 motorway. After 10 miles bear left at junction 29 following signs to Irvine on the A737. After 2.8 miles take the Johnstone exit turning right at the roundabout. Continue over the first roundabout and turn left at the second on the A761. Proceed for 6 miles through Brookfield and continue through Bridge of Weir before reaching Kilmacolm. On arrival in the village proceed along Bridge of Weir Road and Tanglewood is located on the left hand side after the junction with Porterfield Road.