1/1, 18 Highburgh Road
, Dowanhill, Glasgow, G12 9YD

Dowanhill, Glasgow, G12 9YD
Pin View on map

Offers Over


First Floor Apartment


3 Bedrooms


1 Bathroom


1 Reception Room


1,257 sq.ft


Property Description

Forming part of a handsome blonde sandstone tenement just off Byres Road, this preferred first floor, three-bedroom flat enjoys wonderful natural light from its south aspect frontage. It also offers a great spectating position from the bay window in the living room along to Byres Road, University Avenue, and in the opposite direction along Highburgh Road to Dowanhill Park.

Accessed on the first floor, the accommodation is bright and freshly presented throughout. The property retains a number of period features, including cornice work and fireplaces in a number of the apartments which have been carefully blended with modern additions. The original timber frame windows have also been professional refurbished in all the principal apartments. The accommodation includes a welcoming reception hall, generous bay windowed living room, dining kitchen, three spacious double bedroom and a modern three-piece bathroom. Externally, there is a well-maintained communal garden.

Exceptionally well placed for everything the West End has to offer with an outstanding selection of local amenities a stone’s throw away including excellent transport links and easy access to The University of Glasgow and The Botanic Gardens. Despite its enviable central location, the property offers a relaxed and quiet escape from all the hustle and bustle in the Westend.


  • Secure entry to a communal hallway with sash and case windows on each half landing providing natural light
  • Double storm doors to a tiled vestibule and thereafter a leaded/stained glass front door enter into a Welcoming reception hallway. Complete with notably high ceilings, ceiling cornice, recessed ceiling lighting, dado rail with plaster frieze below, storage cupboard, and stylish black and white checked floor together
  • A particularly bright and spacious front facing living room with detailed ceiling cornice, ceiling rose, focal point fire surround, shelved wall press, hardwood timber floor coverings and a wonderful, large front facing five section bay window
  • Dining kitchen with a modern range of base and wall units, all topped with quartz, and compete with an integrated oven, microwave, induction hob, fridge freezer, and dishwasher. There is a utility cupboard situated off which has space for a washing machine and tumble dryer. A rear aspect window and window offer a pleasant outlook over the communal rear garden
  • Bedroom one is front facing double room with ceiling cornice, ceiling rose, three section front facing window, hardwood timber floors, focal point fire surround with tiled hearth, shelved wall press, walk storage cupboard/dressing room, and hardwood timber floor coverings
  • Bedroom two is an excellent rear facing double bedroom overlooking the common garden. Complete with shelved wall press, delicate ceiling cornice, ceiling rose, hardwood timber floor coverings, and there is a window seat with storage beneath
  • Bedroom three is a third double room with delicate ceiling cornice, ceiling rose, side aspect opaque window, and hardwood timber floor coverings
  • The bathroom is complete with side aspect opaque window and a white suite comprising WC, wash hand basin, and bath with shower attachment over. The walls are partially tiled and there are tiled floor coverings
  • Gas central heating with period style column radiators in all principal apartment
  • Refurbished timber framed sash and case windows in all principal apartments
  • On the street permit parking
  • Shared garden to the rear of the building

More Details

Council Tax Band: E
Tenure: Freehold

Contact Us

Lyndsey Mercer

Lyndsey Mercer

Sales Negotiator
Karen Lochead CeMAP

Karen Lochead CeMAP

Mortgage & Protection Advisor
Mortgage Calculator
Monthly payments
Please set an interest rate.

Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage. There may be a fee for mortgage advice. The actual amount you pay will depend upon your circumstances.

Tax Calculator
LBTT calculator for properties purchased in Scotland. Stamp Duty calculator for properties purchased in England.
Land & buildings transaction tax (LBTT)
= £0
New build house with stone and timber cladding

Looking To Sell Or Let?

Rettie is one of the most trusted and well-respected names in property. Our unrivalled market knowledge helps people from around the world buy, sell, let and develop property in Scotland and the North East of England - from city apartments and rural cottages to large townhouses and prime country homes, farms and estates. We deal with some of the most prestigious properties on the market, but provide the same exceptional standards of service and value for money to all our clients.