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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Mangate Street, Swaffham

Sold STC £300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 1000 BUYER'S INCENTIVE AVAILABLE (subject to terms and conditions)
  • Period town house
  • Three storey property
  • Restored
  • Large bathroom + shower room
  • Four bedrooms
  • Walled rear garden
  • Two brick outbuildings
  • Off road parking

Full description

Period three storey town house in central town location. The property has been restored with care taken to keep its character features with old and new sympathetically together including molded coving's, oak flooring and fireplaces. Must be viewed to appreciate this elegant property.

An elegant three storey period town house offering four bedrooms which has been restored with care taken to keep its character features. However the kitchen, bathroom and shower room are state of the art and combine old and new sympathetically. The property sits in the market town of Swaffham. There are two main reception rooms with original molded coving, oak floors are laid to these two rooms and the hallways. The kitchen comes a range cooker with six gas burner top and double electric oven. There is a large 11ft 7in x 6ft 9in downstairs wet room and a 12ft 8in x 12ft 1in impressive upstairs bathroom with oak floor. The property is gas centrally heated and there are fireplaces to some of the bedrooms and the main reception rooms. The garden at the rear is walled with two useful brick outbuildings. The front garden has a restored Victorian summer house. The property has off road parking.

Recessed storm canopy with courtesy light leads to the front door which has two patterned glass panels and a window light above leading into

Entrance Hall 
Black and white mosaic tiled floor. Smooth ceiling and original inset mouldings. Feature alcove. Two patterned glass panels set in the wall, one overlooking the sitting room and one the dining room. These panels match the front door panels. Door to dining room and sitting room.

Sitting Room 21' 6" measured into bay window x 12' 10" measured into chimney recess narrowing to 9' 5" through arch ( 6.55m measured into bay window x 3.91m measured into chimney recess narrowing to 2.87m through arch )
Smooth ceiling. Ceiling rose. Egg and dart plaster coving. Oak floor. Bay window with middle window a working sash window. Panelling below the bay. Three wall light points. Two radiators. Television point. Telephone point. Multi fuel convector open fire with marble back and hearth, painted wood surround mantle shelf (installed 2009).

Dining Room 18' measured into bay window x 12' 4" max, into chimney recess narrowing to 9' 4" through arch ( 5.49m measured into bay window x 3.76m max, into chimney recess narrowing to 2.84m through arch )
Oak floor. Two radiators. Fireplace with tiled hearth and sides and marble surround houses a multi fuel stove. Smooth ceiling. Inset original mouldings. Telephone point. Bay window with middle part of bay an operating sash window. Panelling below the bay. Doors to rear lobby and rear hall.

Rear Lobby 
Oak floor. Smooth ceiling. Ceiling spot light. Touch-spring double doors opening onto an under stairs storage cupboard with light and oak floor extended into it. From the rear lobby oak steps lead down to

Rear Hall 
Oak floor. Double glazed window in wood surround. Radiator. Smooth ceiling. Four inset ceiling spot lights. On the lower part of the stairs are built in book/display shelves. Built in cupboard housing electric meter box. Stairs to first floor. Small paned door to

Kitchen/ Breakfast Room 

Kitchen Area 13' 8" x 11' 9" ( 4.17m x 3.58m )
Fitted with a range of matching floor units incorporating a butlers sink with mixer tap. Plumbing for dishwasher. Middle island unit with cupboards, double drawer, fridge, two fridge drawers, two double electric sockets at each end of unit and black marble top. Pull out larder unit. Open shelving. Beech worktops. Rangemaster range cooker with six burner gas top, double electric oven and tiled splashback behind. Smooth ceiling. Nine inset spot lights. Double glazed small paned window in wood surround. Ceramic tiled floor. Radiator. Television point. Telephone point. Built in book/display shelf matching the kitchen units.

Breakfast Area 11' 4" x 11' 6" ( 3.45m x 3.51m )
Telephone point. Utility cupboard with concealed touch-spring door (this houses the washing machine and a shelf for a condenser dryer, this is also a store cupboard). Boiler cupboard with concealed touch-spring door housing the gas boiler for central heating and hot water (the heating system is pressurised). This cupboard also houses the water softener. Two double glazed Velux windows. Smooth ceiling. Three inset halogen ceiling spot lights. Four adjustable halogen ceiling spot lights on a track. Double glazed double doors to garden with matching side light windows. Ceramic tiled floor. From the breakfast area a further concealed touch-spring door leads to a small lobby area with a door through to

Shower Room 11' 7" x 6' 9" ( 3.53m x 2.06m )
Smooth ceiling. Double glazed Velux window. Five inset ceiling spot lights. Light/fan. Glass bricks divide the wet room from the rest of the shower room. In the wet room area there is a wall mounted shower plus an additional large shower head set in the ceiling. In the rest of the shower room is a bidet with mixer tap. Low level WC. Glass hand wash basin set on a glass and tiled base with mixer tap and mirror above. Chrome radiator. Towel rail. Ceramic tiled floor. Extractor fan and light.

First Floor Landing 
Radiator. Single glazed window in wood surround (this is a small window). Smooth ceiling. Three inset halogen spot lights. Part of the ceiling has mould coving. From this landing stairs lead to a second floor.

Bedroom 1 14' 11" x 10' 6" narrowing to 17' 4" into bay window ( 4.55m x 3.20m narrowing to 5.28m into bay window )
Cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth. Bay window with middle part of bay a sash window. Panelling under bay. Three wall light points. Two radiators. Smooth ceiling and molded coving. Television point. Telephone point. Fitted with bespoke bedroom furniture consisting of a bank of wardrobe cupboards with six doors and drawers below. In recess are cupboards and drawers with display/storage shelves above with lighting.

Bedroom 2 11' into bay window x 10' 5" max ( 3.35m into bay window x 3.18m max )
ast iron fireplace with marble tiled hearth. Bay window with middle part a sash window. Panelling below sash window. Smooth ceiling and molded coving. Three ceiling spot lights. Telephone point.

Irregular shape.
Cast iron fireplace with wood surround, mantle shelf and tiled hearth. Oak floor. Roll top bath with claw feet and mixer tap. Bidet with mixer tap. Pedestal hand wash basin with mixer tap. Low level WC. Free standing shower unit with light/fan. Half panelled walls. Smooth ceiling. Seven inset ceiling spot lights. Small paned sash window. Radiator/towel rail. Tall radiator. Loft inspection hatch.

Second Floor Landing 
Single glazed window in wood surround. Smooth ceiling. Inset halogen ceiling spot light.

Bedroom 3 14' 2" x 13' into recess ( 4.32m x 3.96m into recess )
Sloping ceiling @ 5ft 4in and 5ft 10in.
Smooth ceiling. Two ceiling spot lights. Sash window. Radiator. Television point. Telephone point.

Bedroom 4 12' 1" into recess x 10' 11" ( 3.68m into recess x 3.33m )
Sloping ceiling @ 5ft 4in.
Sash window. Three wall light points. Television point. Telephone point. Radiators. Deep built in wardrobe cupboard with hanging rail, shelf and double doors.

The property is approached over a paved parking area at the rear. An arched garden gate set in the wall leads through to the rear garden which is mainly laid to lawn and has a paved patio area. The garden has a high wall surrounding for privacy. Outside courtesy light. Outside tap. Two useful brick outbuildings.
The front garden is laid to lawn with a wrought iron gate set on brick pillars leading to the outside path. Flower borders with molded rope effect edging. The summer house (included in the sale) is a restored Victorian summer house with coloured glass windows. It has a black and terracotta tiled floor. Power point. Part panelled walls and halogen spot lights on a track.
In the front garden the paths are black and terracotta quarry tiles. The garden is part hedged and part fenced and part walled.

Turn left out of our Swaffham office and carry on through the traffic lights with the George Hotel on your left hand side. The property can be found on the right hand side at the side of the road.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.

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02 March 2012

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