Offers over 280k
AT the heart of the St Vincent Crescent Conservation Area within Finnieston is the long serpentine terrace that forms the blonde sandstone crescent designed by the Glasgow architect Alexander Kirkland in 1850 before he transferred to the States to continue his work.
Overlooking bowling greens, St Vincent Crescent is the undoubted leading light in the area’s property market.
Number 68 is a rarely available doublefronted main door conversion that highlights the architectural features of the era – large rooms with high ceilings, big windows and ornate plasterwork. A spacious reception halls leads to all apartments – striking 21ft living room with two almost full- height south-facing windows, large dining kitchen fitted with contemporary units and appliances, tiled bathroom and three large double bedroom – the master on the other side of the front door, which like the living room, benefits from two huge south-facing windows.
In addition to private main door access, the hall also has a door to the communal close and attractive rear garden – and on-street permit parking within a peaceful cul-de-sac with no through traffic.
Ideally situated for local shops, delicatessens, wine bars, restaurants and transport links (road, rail and underground), the property is for sale with Pacitti Jones’ West End office at offers over £280,000.
STRIKING: The 21ft living room has two almost full-height south-facing windows.