This development is currently under construction.
Contact us today on 0800 201 4811 for more information about Merchants Gate or to arrange an appointment with our Sales Executive to view plans and prices.
You can also visit Rettie & Co. estate agents at 196 Kilmarnock Road, Shawlands, Glasgow G41 3PG for more information or to collect a brochure.
Located on the renowned 'Avenues' in Pollokshields, our proposed Retirement Living development will provide 30 stylish one bedroom and 26 two bedroom apartments within an affluent, leafy suburb in one of Glasgow's most exclusive addresses. The development will benefit 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.
- Located in one of Glasgow's most exclusive addresses
- Close proximity to Maxwell Park
- Friendly House Manager to oversee the running of the development
- Car parking via permit scheme
- Excellent transport links, with nearby train station
- Various local amenities nearby, including a Morrisons supermarket
- Wheelchair access
- Lifts to all floors
- Fire detection
- Intruder alarm
- Camera entry system
- 24/7 call system
- House Manager
- Guest suite
- Landscaped gardens
- Car parking
- Communal lounge
- Lounge Wi-Fi access
What you can expect to pay
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.
Estimated total Service Charge and Ground Rent Charge per week:
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Living at Merchants Gate
"I took advantage of the McCarthy and 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."
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.
- Bus stop
- Leisure Centre
- Open Space
- Post Office
- 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.
The Team at Merchants Gate
Offers Too Good To Miss
Nobody expects moving home to be easy, but our Smooth Move service is here to help you every step of the way; from the moment you make a reservation, through to the day you move in. As the UK’s leading retirement housebuilder, we’ve had years of experience helping to make things go more smoothly, which includes helping with the cost.
To find our more please call 0800 201 4811.