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5 bedroom house for sale

27 Howgate
Kilwinning, Ayrshire & The Isle of Arran

Offers Over £275,000

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A rare opportunity to acquire a seldom available blonde sandstone detached family residence with 5 bedrooms, 3 public rooms, large kitchen, two bathrooms and extensive grounds located in the hearth of Kilwinning in Ayrshire. The property offers further room for development both internally within the attic space and externally within the extensive grounds.

Gregor Cope of RE/MAX Platinum Estate Agents is delighted to present to the market this stunning and unique substantial blonde sandstone traditional detached villa dating back to the late 1800ís, situated in the heart of Kilwinning. This property benefits from a wealth of traditional features, including high ceilings with original cornicing and ceiling roses, sash and casement windows, high skirting boards, fireplaces and banisters.

The spacious, flexible living accommodation on the ground floor consists of three public rooms including an extremely large formal lounge, living room, dining room, spacious breakfasting kitchen with utility room and pantry and family bathroom. There is a porch on this level leading to the rear garden. A further four piece family bathroom is situated on half-landing.

On the upper level there are four double bedrooms and a further single bedroom. In addition there is a good sized storage cupboard that could accommodate a staircase to the attic. Currently, the attic is accessed through a hatch on the upper landing.

The property benefits from substantial gardens and is accessed through a tree lined driveway. In addition, there is a brick outbuilding within the rear garden, traditionally used as a workshop. There is a double garage within the grounds and parking for several cars. Viewing is imperative to appreciate the level and size of accommodation on offer.

Strictly by appointment through Gregor Cope at RE/MAX Platinum Estate Agents (Shawlands) on 0141 649 7979 or 07711 015566.

All offers should be submitted to RE/MAX Platinum Estate Agents, 157 Kilmarnock Road, Shawlands, Glasgow G41 3JE, Fax: 0141 649 6611.

It is important your solicitor notifies this office of your interest otherwise this property may be sold prior to your knowledge.

Gregor Cope anytime on 0141 649 7979 or 07711 015566.

To arrange your FREE market valuation today, simply call 0141 649 7979 or 07711 015566 and ask for Gregor Cope.

Reception Hall
Dimensions: 22ft 11in x 8ft 11in
Description: Entered through a stunning traditional wooden door with decorative glass panel within the doorframe and windows to either side of the door is the formal reception hallway which provides access to all lower apartments. Piano key cornicing in excellent condition. There are traditional wooden doors to most apartments. Telephone point. Carpet to floor with parquet flooring underneath. Wall-mounted radiator. Ceiling light point. There is under stair storage.
Dimensions: 21ft 4in x 14ft 11in
Description: This is an immediately impressive formal public room of large proportions. Many original features include ornate cornicing with ceiling rose and focal point fire with tiled hearth and traditional ornate wooden surround. There are three window formations to front of property. Two wall-mounted central heating radiators. Carpet to floor. Ceiling light fitting. Ample electrical sockets.
Dining Room
Dimensions: 15ft 0in x 14ft 10in
Description: Third large public room has two windows to rear of property overlooking the rear garden. Electric fire with surround. Two wall-mounted central heating radiators. Carpet to floor. Ceiling light point. Storage cupboard with shelving space.
Sitting Room
Dimensions: 14ft 9in x 16ft 2in
Description: Second spacious public room has two windows to front and one to the side of property. Ornate cornicing and ceiling rose in excellent condition. Focal point electric fire has tiled hearth and marble surround. Carpet to floor. Television point. Two wall-mounted central heating radiators.
Dimensions: 16ft 0in x 11ft 7in
Description: This fitted country style kitchen has a range of wall-and base mounted units. Integrated electric oven and hob. Space for fridge/freezer. Breakfast bar with seating for four. Wall-mounted radiator. Vinyl floor covering. Tiling to rear of worktop surfaces. Access to utility room and pantry.
Utility Room
Dimensions: 9ft 10in x 8ft 11in
Description: Located off the kitchen, the utility room houses the central heating boiler. Space for washing machine and chest freezer. Ceiling light point. Window to rear of property. Ceramic sink and range of wall and base mounted units.
Dimensions: 9ft 7in x 6ft 11in
Description: PANTRY
This additional room off the kitchen has carpet to floor. Window to side of property. Further wall and base mounted units.
Dimensions: 12ft 3in x 5ft 1in
Description: The bathroom on the ground floor is accessed from the reception hallway. There is an inner hallway used as a cloakroom leading to the bathroom with carpet to floor and Tongue and groove panelling to walls (5ft 0in x 3ft 4in). Large family bathroom has three piece suite incorporating corner appointed spa bath, wash hand basin with pedestal and low-level WC. Tiling to dado rail. Wall-mounted radiator. Two ceiling light points. Carpet and tiling to floor.
Upper Landing
Dimensions: 12ft 1in x 10ft 5in
Description: Stairs to upper apartments has carpet to floor. Ornate banister leading to upper levels. At the half landing there is a traditional stained glass window to rear of property. The upper hallway has carpeted floor covering. Access to all upper apartments. Ample electric sockets. The airing cupboard situated on upper landing has shelving space and vinyl flooring and could provide stairwell access to a very large attic (5ft 0in x 3ft 8in).
Dimensions: 15ft 5in x 7ft 10in
Description: Substantial family bathroom is located at the half-landing. Four piece suite incorporates a wash hand basin with pedestal, low-level WC, bath and separate shower enclosure. There is carpet to floor, tiling to dado rail. Wall mounted radiator. Window to side of property is half frosted. Ceiling light fitting.
Master Bedroom
Dimensions: 14ft 10in x 20ft
Description: Extremely large double sized master bedroom with ornate ceiling cornicing and three window formations overlooking front of property. Wall-mounted radiator. Ceiling light point. Carpeted floor covering. Ample electric sockets.
Dimensions: 14ft 7in x 16ft 2in
Description: A very well proportioned double sized bedroom located to the front of this property. Carpet to floor. Two single glazed window formations with one to front and side. Two wall-mounted radiators. Ceiling light fitting. Ample electric sockets. There is a door providing access to the fifth bedroom.
Dimensions: 15ft 4in x 14ft 2in
Description: Another extremely spacious double sized bedroom with a double glazed window to rear of property overlooking the rear garden and grounds. Cupboard provides ample storage space. Carpeted floor covering. Wall-mounted radiator. Ceiling light fitting. Ample electric sockets.
Dimensions: 13ft 0in x 7ft 8in
Description: The porch is accessed at the far end of the reception hallway, provides garden access and is adjacent to utility room. Vinyl flooring.
Description: Driveway leads to detached double garage. There is a further wooden garage for storage. Within the large rear garden there is a brick outbuilding with two doors for storage space which could be converted and utilised in many ways. There is also a green house and expansive lawn area. Further substantial gardens to front and side of property.
Dimensions: 11ft 8in x 8ft 2in
Description: The fifth bedroom is a single sized room with a front facing window formation. Wall-mounted radiator. Carpet to floor. Ceiling light fitting. Ample electric sockets.
Dimensions: 15ft 6in x 11ft 6in
Description: A further double sized bedroom with a window formation to side of property. Carpet to floor, wall mounted central heating radiator, ceiling light point, two wall mounted light fittings and ample electric sockets. Off bedroom four is a large cupboard/box room provides cupboard and storage space with a window formation to side of property (6ft 3in x 5ft 2in).

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