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Whinrigg Cottage

538 Stirling Road, Riggend, Airdrie, ML6 7SS

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  • Delightful detached 3-bedroom property

  • Immaculate walk in condition

  • Set in a rural yet accessible location

  • Close to local amenities

  • Excellent links to main transport infrastructure

Contact

Isla Shaw
07899 877739
Isla.Shaw@galbraithgroup.com

Whinrigg Cottage is a beautifully presented cottage situated in the small hamlet of Riggend, about 3 miles to the north of the town of Airdrie in rural
North Lanarkshire, and approximately 16 miles east …

Contact

Isla Shaw
07899 877739
Isla.Shaw@galbraithgroup.com

Whinrigg Cottage is a beautifully presented cottage situated in the small hamlet of Riggend, about 3 miles to the north of the town of Airdrie in rural
North Lanarkshire, and approximately 16 miles east of Glasgow. The property is very well located benefitting from easy access to the surrounding villages and onto main A-class roads providing useful access to the M8 and M80 motorways.
The nearby town of Airdrie offers a wider range of facilities including an indoor bowling alley, supermarkets and an excellent range of shops and sports facilities.

Whinrigg Cottage is within easy commuting distance of the City of Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city, being within about 16 miles to the west of the property,
with world renowned shopping outlets, businesses and entertainment facilities. Glasgow Airport is within 30 minutes (24.5 miles) drive and offers regular flights to London and a wide range of international destinations. The nearby
railway station in Airdrie (about 3 miles) offers regular train services to and from Edinburgh Waverley, Glasgow Queen Street and beyond.

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park is a short drive to the north west offering renowned scenery and excellent opportunities for hacking, hill walking, along with other rural activities such as pony trekking, mountain biking, fishing and shooting. For the golf enthusiasts there are a number of local golf courses nearby, and there are a number of excellent outdoor and indoor sporting
facilities situated within the surrounding settlements.

Whinrigg Cottage, built around 1750, is of traditional sandstone construction set under a red pantile roof. The property has been skilfully upgraded by the
current owner into a stunning home to include a garage and summerhouse. The property is set out over a single storey and sits within with well maintained garden grounds. The care, detail and attention which has been taken to upgrade this charming cottage is second to none. Whinrigg provides the perfect balance of modern style yet still the feel of a home.

Whinrigg Cottage is set over a single storey with spacious flexible accommodation comprising Lounge, Master ensuite bedroom, bedroom 2, 3rd
bedroom/snug, kitchen and dining room, bathroom and utility room.

On approach to the property its attractive gardens with fresh monoblocking gives the perfect first impression of what promises to be a very attractive
accommodation.

Through the entrance door and into the welcoming hallway, this space is warmly lit and leads to the master bedroom to the left, and second double
bedroom to the right.

The master ensuite is a fantastic room with wooden cornicing and high ceiling, and beautiful ornate woodburning fireplace. The ensuite is complete with steel bathtub and is of unique design. Bedroom two is once again a breathtaking space with built in wardrobe and storage space, whitewashed stone feature wall, wooden flooring and ornate
coal effect fireplace with tiled iron inset and polished wooden mantel.

Onwards to the lounge, a grand room with ornate fireplace, cornicing, dado and mantel, this attractive room benefits dual aspect providing an abundance
of warm, natural light. Off to the left is the Sunroom, with stone effect flooring, which is heated and double glazed, providing extensive views of the private enclosed rear gardens.

Onwards to the kitchen and dining room, and one is immediately impressed by the striking design and layout of this space. The high ceilings are complimented with wooden beams, and has built in units with {marble / granite} worktops. The gas burning range cooker with double oven and grill give ease to cooking for the family. The extra space provided in the open plan dining room with
french doors opening out onto and overlooking the gardens gives this a fabulous relaxing feel.

Ahead is a small sub hall leading right into the third bedroom which can also be a second reception room or snug. To the left is a newly fitted shower room, fully fitted with grey stone effect wall panelling, and fully tiled floor. The private enclosed gardens lovingly wrap around the property, providing
this stunning home in the most beautiful setting.

The garden ground, which extends to approximately 0.75 acres, includes a mono-block driveway to the front of the property, leading to the garage. To
the rear the garden ground is mostly laid to lawn with trees and shrubs. Of particular note is the Garden house where the upcoming summer evenings can be enjoyed.

To the east of the property is a double garage which provides ample space for parking or storage.