Merchants Gate

69 Springkell Avenue, Glasgow, Glasgow, G41 4EB View on map
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Located on the renowned 'Avenues' in Pollokshields, our Retirement Living development features 30 stylish one bedroom and 26 two bedroom apartments within an affluent, leafy suburb in one of Glasgow's most exclusive addresses. The development benefits from being close to local amenities and transport links, including the shops and cafes on Nithsdale Road, Maxwell Park, and Maxwell Park train station. 

Purposely designed so you can enjoy your retirement in style, the luxury apartments are decorated in an elegant, contemporary fashion, and will boast fully fitted kitchens with Neff appliances as well as energy efficient heating, raised height electrical sockets and double glazed windows. Shower rooms will feature a heated towel rail and illuminated mirror for a stylish finish. Selected apartments will also offer large balconies for enjoying the outdoors.

For extra peace of mind, the development is complete with a 24 hour emergency call system, camera entry facility and fire detection equipment. There is lift access to all floors for convenience, whilst a dedicated House Manager is present during office hours should you require assistance. Fantastic communal facilities include a homeowners' lounge for socialising with friends or neighbours, special guest accommodation should family or friends want to stay, and beautiful landscaped gardens so you can enjoy the outdoors.  

Development Highlights

  • Ideally located in one of Glasgow's most exclusive addresses
  • A stone's throw away from the beautiful Maxwell Park
  • Dedicated House Manager to run the development day-to-day
  • Private parking available via the permit scheme
  • Excellent transport links with nearby train station giving you easy access to surrounding areas
  • A range of amenities close by including cafes, restaurants and a Morrisons supermarket

Key Features

  • Available to buy now
  • Car parking
  • Balconies
  • Guest suite
  • 24/7 call system
  • Camera entry system
  • House Manager
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Pets allowed
  • Communal lounge
  • Fire detection
  • Intruder alarm

Virtual Tours

See for yourself what Merchants Gate has to offer with virtual tours of our one bedroom apartment, two bedroom apartment and Communal areas. To get the best experience click the full screen icon with the four arrows below in the bottom left menu bar.

Communal Areas

Interactive Site Plan

Our interactive site plan allows you to explore the properties on this retirement development. Click on the arrows to switch between floors. Properties in green are available and those in red are already reserved, sold or rented out. When you click on an available property you can see information about the sales and rental prices (all rental prices include service charges and ground rent). From there you can click through to the property page to get the full details.

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Service Charges

What you can expect to pay

Did you know? Our retirement rental prices include service charge and ground rent.

Take a look through our Retirement Living service charge costs.

Each year, we help residents set the budget that they need for retirement. Although we cannot guarantee that our Retirement Living service charges will remain the same for year to year, our many statutory safeguards will remain in place, to ensure that your opinions are recognised and acknowledged when defining budgets.

*Please note that not all the listed costs below apply for our Retirement Living properties. Also, our charges are calculated on an average sized development. You can find more information on our service charges here and for full details on a specific development please speak to your sales consultant.

What's Included

Estimated total Service Charge and Ground Rent Charge per week:

 1 Bedroom2 Bedroom
Service Charge£35.03£52.54
Ground Rent£0.00£0.00
Total£35.03£52.54
1 Bedroom
Service Charge
£35.03
Ground rent
£0.00
Total
£35.03
2 Bedroom
Service Charge
£52.54
Ground rent
£0.00
Total
£52.54
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Flexible Purchasing

  • Buy

    If you’d like to own your retirement property outright, we can make the move as stress-free as possible, including support with packing and removals. If you have a home to sell, we can even act as a cash buyer, so you’ll avoid chains and estate agent fees.

Testimonial - McCarthy Stone

"I took advantage of the McCarthy Stone Smooth Move service, so I had help with hanging pictures, putting up mirrors and shelves, and any DIY that was required. I’m very pleased to say that everything was completed to my satisfaction."

THE LOCAL AREA

Living in Glasgow

A desirable address in the Southside of Glasgow, the suburb of Pollokshields enjoys Victorian charm thanks to its distinctive architecture, whilst offering a wide variety of locally-owned shops, caf?s and restaurants. 

Boasting an enviable location in Pollokshields, our development will be situated on the edge of Maxwell Park, a well-maintained green space with plenty of trees and a small pond. There are a variety of local amenities conveniently closeby, including a Morrisons supermarket 0.4 miles away and a Sainsbury's Local 0.6 miles away.

Pollokshields also enjoys a strong sense of community spirit and plenty of local attractions, including the famous Pollokshields Burgh Hall, designed by H. E. Clifford in the late 19th century, located at the edge of Maxwell Park. What's more, Pollok Country Park, home to Lochinch Playing Fields, Pollok Golf Course, Pollok House and Garden and the Burrell Collection museum, is just half a mile away from the development.

Glasgow city centre can be easily reached from our development, where you'll have the opportunity to discover the many attractions of this vibrant and cosmopolitan city, including the renowned Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Botanic Gardens and Glasgow Green to name a few. Pollokshields' strong transport links include a reliable and regular bus service, as well as three train stations, the closest being Maxwell Park Station, just 500ft from your front door. From here, Glasgow Central Station is only a 10 minute train journey away.

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Merchants Gate
69 Springkell Avenue, Glasgow, Glasgow, G41 4EB
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  • Conveniently situated close to these local amenities:
  • Bank
  • Bus stop
  • Bus stop
  • Titwood Lawn Tennis Club
  • Pollok House
  • Pollok Country Park
  • Maxwell Park
  • Post Office
  • The Bungo Southside
  • Moyra Janes
  • Supermarket
  • Marie Brown At Home
  • Train Station
  • Train Station

You are never far from some green space at Merchants Gate. The development is just 0.1 miles from Maxwell Park, a peaceful spot with ornamental gardens and a beautiful fountain. Also, Pollok Country Park is 0.5 miles away. Here you’ll find a grand Edwardian house and grounds.

Plus, Kilmarnock Road and its many shops, cafés and banks is only 0.7 miles away from the development.

Getting to Location

If you are using a Sat Nav system you may need the full address of this development. The postcode is newly created by Royal Mail and may not be accurate for some months.

Our people

The Team at Merchants Gate

Aileen McFarlan
Sales Consultant
I am delighted to be selling our luxurious development in leafy Pollokshields. With limited south facing balcony apartments left I would suggest you get in touch with me on 041 433 4349 sooner rather than later so that you don't miss out. We have visits by pre booked appointment so we can assure everyone is Covid safe.
Offer

Offers Too Good To Miss

  • Spotlight Apartment - Apartment 11

    Purchase Price - £225,000

    Apartment 11 is a beautiful one-bedroom property measuring 702 square feet, ideally located on the ground floor, this apartment boasts a private patio.

    The living room is decorated in a neutral colour, with stunning oak fittings and a carpet already fitted. In the kitchen you will find a ceramic hob and cooker hood, an oven at a raised height and built in fridge/freezer. The master bedroom boasts a walk-in wardrobe which is shelved and fitted with hanging rails providing ample space for storage. Finally, a fully fitted and tiled shower room features a, low-profile shower tray with slip resistant flooring.

    Call 0800 201 4811, to book your exclusive viewing today.

  • Couple hugging by the sea

    Now is a great time to find your happy place

    Right now, you could save an average of £16,471** on your moving costs. That’s because with our new Move for Free offer we’ll pay for your estate agent, removals and legal fees* Combine this with the temporary holiday on LBTT† and it makes this the ideal time to move.

    *Ts&Cs apply.
    **£16,471 represents the mean average saving available across McCarthy Stone’s selling portfolio nationwide.
    †The holiday applies to the first £250k of property sales in Scotland, from now until the 31st March 2021.

    To find our more please call 0800 201 4811.
  • We can help reduce the hassle of selling your current property

    Moving home no longer has to be a daunting experience or take forever. If your current property qualifies for Part Exchange*, you’ll effectively have a cash buyer. So you’ll avoid all the usual uncertainty and frustration.

    To find our more please call 0800 201 4811.

Please note that images are for illustrative purposes only. Images may include upgrades and optional extras which may be available for you to purchase at an additional cost. Please click here for further explanations. Floor plans and pricing are accurate at time of publication. Floor plans are for guidance purposes only and are subject to change. Prices may fluctuate depending on market conditions and availability.