Home Report Thorntonhall

Home Report Thortonhall

Home reports are required by law in Scotland when it comes to selling a residential property. They are there to give buyers a solid reckoning of all the important details offering peace of mind for the buyer and the seller alike. With home reports, a Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) regulated surveyor with a deep knowledge of the local area and a nearby office is essential criteria to provide a thorough and rigorous survey. If you’re selling in the Thorntonhall area, then Shepherds Chartered Surveyors satisfies all criteria to deliver a comprehensive and trusted home report.

Shepherd Chartered Surveyors are the largest provider of home reports in Scotland. We are represented on all major lender’s panels and our knowledge of the market in Thorntonhall and the wider South Lanarkshire council area is second to none. With many years of experience surveying locations across Scotland and a vast network of offices, we can guarantee an exceedingly high quality of service. You can be sure of speaking to an experienced Royal Institution regulated Chartered Surveyor who can provide you with a quote ahead of any commitment.

Buying in Thorntonhall

Thorntonhall, South Lanarkshire, is a village of roughly 670 people roughly six miles to the south of Glasgow and just a couple of miles to the west of East Kilbride, and likewise a couple of miles southeast of Busby. It sits just east of the boundary of East Renfrewshire, close to Waterfoot and Jackton.

Thorntonhall is primarily a serene and affluent residential village. It was originally just a farmhouse and farmland. As the farm prospered more buildings were added until it was purchased and greatly improved by a successful businessman grocer, who had shops throughout the west of Scotland. Another grand house was built in the area on Ravenscroft, on a small hilltop. These and the development of its own railway station were likely the catalysts for a grand plan to build a mini-Edinburgh New Town inspired suburb of crescents and avenues. Only three houses were ever completed before the onset of World War I halted further building.

The Thorntonhall we know today gradually came to be through the post-WW2 decades with the building of large luxury detached homes by affluent families. The relative isolation of the village likely posed an attractive prospect too, and now it is a well-established exceptionally affluent commuter village for Glasgow, believed to have the largest proportion of millionaires of any settlement in Scotland. Though it probably achieves this by having relatively few residents overall.

In terms of transport, the town benefits from a dedicated railway station to Glasgow Central Station. There are also regular bus services to surrounding towns like East Kilbride, as well as Glasgow and Edinburgh. The town is easily accessible by car from the nearby M77, M74 and a bit further the M8 motorway. The A72 acts as the primary nearby road for connections on to each motorway.

The average price for property in Thorntonhall stood at £681,181 in January 2024.

Why Use Shepherd Chartered Surveyors?

Shepherd Chartered Surveyors are the largest provider of home reports in Scotland, with origins dating back to the 18th century. Fully regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, we can offer an in-depth knowledge of the Thorntonhall property market that nobody else can.

If you’re looking for a home report in Thorntonhall or other South Lanarkshire localities, you’ll find the nearby Shepherds branch located in East Kilbride at Suite 7, Jacobean House, Glebe Street, East Kilbride, G72 4LY. We cover all properties across this area including Auldhouse, Blantyre, Burnside, Busby, Caldermill, Calderwood, Cambuslang, Carmunnock, Cathkin, Chapelton, Clarkston, Drumclog, Drumsagard Village, Dungavel, Eaglesham, East Kilbride, Fernhill, Flemington, Greenhills, Hairmyres, High Blantyre, Kirkhill, Lindsayfield, Nerston, Newton, Peel Park, Priory Bridge, Rutherglen, St. Leonards, Sandford, Spittal, Stewartfield, Strathaven, The Murray, Thorntonhall, Waterfoot, Westburn, Westwood., equating to postcode areas G72, G73, G74, G75, G76, ML10. We are available at our office to give you a quote at any time. Nobody can offer the same level of local market knowledge as Shepherd, our wealth of experience, proven industry expertise and vast network of offices stand testament to that.

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  • Monday – Thursday: 8.45am to 5.30pm
  • Friday: 8.45am to 5pm

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