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Residential development opportunity in Barrhead

Nine-acre site close to town centre up for sale

GLASGOW, 15 October 2016 – A site suited to residential development has gone on sale in the popular commuter town of Barrhead. in Renfrewshire.

Just one mile from the town centre, the 9.1 acre site occupies a corner position at Grahamston Road and Blackbyres Road and offers stunning views over surrounding countryside and Glennifer Braes.

It is being brought to market by JLL, and sits to the north of two industrial sites which are also geared towards residential development.

Nina Stobie, director, JLL, said: "Barrhead continues to receive substantial investment, and with the town's strong transport links this particular site is ideally suited to residential development.

"We've already had a number of enquiries, so we expect interest to be extremely high now that it is officially on the market."

Recent projects within Barrhead include an extensive upgrade to the sports centre, the construction of a new primary school and health centre and the ongoing regeneration of the high street.

In addition, the new £29m Barrhead High School is currently under construction and due to complete in summer 2017.

Barrhead is a short distance from the M77 motorway, while the local train station connects the town with Glasgow city centre and Kilmarnock.

The town centre has a number of amenities, including shops, cafes and supermarkets, while Silverburn Shopping Centre is close by.

Interested parties are invited to contact Nina Stobie by emailing or by calling 0141 248 6040.