Move in: October property picks

This month's featured properties include a large period house in Notting Hill, a contemporary modern house on the edge of the Gleneagles golf course and an apartment in the Glasgow house once owned by the shipping magnate and art collector Sir William Burrell.

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1. Leamington Road Villas, Notting Hill

This large Victorian home is located in a pretty tree lined road within easy reach of Portobello Road and Westbourne Grove. Laid out over three floors, the accommodation includes two reception rooms, a kitchen dining room, a study, master bedroom suite plus four further bedrooms and two further bathrooms.

Design Details:

  • The stylish ground floor kitchen has a gallery overlooking the family space on the floor below.
  • An impressive double reception room boasts floor to ceiling windows and an elegant modern fireplace.
  • The finish is contemporary but the house retains lots of original features and character.

Price: £4,500,000

Agent: Savills Notting Hill


2. Gallery House, Gleneagles

This interesting contemporary house, designed by award winning Belfast practice Hall McKnight Architects, will certainly appeal to golf lovers - it's located on the edge of the Queen's golf course at Gleneagles Hotel (host to the 2014 Ryder Cup).

  • The house is constructed as a light, rendered cluster of forms designed to establish a relationship with its surroundings.
  • The ground floor is characterised by a series of intimate spaces and dark, charcoal coloured brickwork which is intended to ground the house to the landscape.
  • The upper level has a lighter, open and more lofty feel and incorporates a series of open terraces from which you can enjoy the views out over the golf course towards distant hills.

Price: £2,900,000

Agent: Savills, Edinburgh


3. The Rodin, Glasgow

This newly redeveloped two bedroomed apartment in the West End of Glasgow is located in a building that was once the home of shipping magnate and art collector Sir William Burrell.

  • The impressive neo-classical exterior boasts an entrance flanked by attractive decorative wrought ironwork.
  • The apartment is accessed via the building's original hallway, which contains stunning period features such as the original staircase, oak panelling and carved stonework.
  • Traditional cast iron radiators have been installed as part of the senstive restoration of the property, and in the elegant living room there's a wood burning stove and fireplace, along with a handy alcove for storing logs.

Price: £590,000

Agent: Savills Glasgow

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