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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Coombe Rise, Wyke Road, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4NH

Under Offer £310,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3/4 BEDROOMS

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

COOMBE RISE is an attractive three/four bedroom attached period cottage, built of local natural stone under a clay tile roof, its elegant facade being a particular distinguishing  feature.
Built C1860 as a maltster’s cottage for Matthew’s Brewery sited at Wyke, the house has been much improved and maintained to an exceptionally high standard by the present owners, to provide a comfortable and charming character home with versatile and adaptable spacious living accommodation, all presented in immaculate decorative order throughout.
Enjoying a convenient location on the edge of town in this desirable and established residential area of Wyke, it has with generous enclosed gardens and ample off-road parking to the rear.
An early viewing is recommended to secure this desirable home.

APPROACHED: from Wyke Road via flagstone paved pathway.  (There is vehicular access from the rear via Lydfords Lane pulling onto generous off-road parking apron).  Entrance porch with pitched and tiled roof canopy with timber uprights.
Attractive solid oak front door with fixed glazed window and matching UPVC double glazed side window.

ENTRANCE HALLWAY: (14’1 x 9’11) Spacious reception area, nicely proportioned with good ceiling height, exposed beams, double panel radiator and recessed alcove with coat hooks.

SITTING ROOM: (15’8 x 14’1) Nicely proportioned room with good ceiling height, coving, LED spot lights, feature fireplace of brick with flagstone hearth and wooden surround and display mantle creates a cosy focal point.  Fireside alcoves, TV aerial point, ample power points, double panel radiator and matching UPVC double glazed windows enjoy outlook onto the street.

DINING AREA: (17’2 x 13’6) A well proportioned room with good ceiling height, coving, LED spotlights and attractive oak flooring.  Chimney breast, alcoves, double panel radiator, useful understairs recess, stairwell, ample power points and full height glazed French door open into conversatory.

KITCHEN: (14’5 x 7’4’) Well equipped and fitted with an extensive range of attractive light wood grain floor and wall cupboards with matching drawers and trim, cornice and plinth.  Contrasting roll edge work tops and counters, inset 1½ bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap.  Four ring electric hob with extractor hood and light over.  Built-in double electric fan assisted oven and grill.  Wall hung gas boiler serving gas central heating and domestic hot water, space and plumbing for dish washer.  Double panel radiator, spotlight cluster, ceramic tiled splashbacks, UPVC double glazed window enjoying outlook onto garden. 

CONSERVATORY: (14’1 x 9’3) An attractive useful addition of UPVC  construction with triplex roof covering.  Full height double glazed windows with matching patio doors enjoying outlook and access onto flagstone paved courtyard and gardens.  Exposed brick and stone work to return wall and porcelain travertine effect floor tiles.

UTILITY/STORE AREA: A useful space with light, power and plumbing suitable for washing machine and tumble dryer.

STUDY/DOWNSTAIRS BEDROOM 4: (13’5 x 9’10) A well proportioned room with good ceiling height, exposed beams, double panel radiator, ample power points, BT point and UPVC double glazed window.

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM: White suite comprising fully tiled walk-in shower cubicle with door and screen with chrome shower fitting.  Low level WC, corner wash hand basin, ceramic tiled splashbacks, obscure UPVC double glazed window, extractor vent, panel radiator and loft inspection hatch.

STAIRWELL: Painted bannister post and handrail, stairs to:

LANDING: Matching bannister post and galleried handrail, bright and airy landing area, UPVC double glazed window enjoying outlook onto rear garden.  Loft inspection hatch.

BEDROOM 1: (15’8 x 14’1” ) A well proportioned room with good ceiling height, coving, double panel radiator, matching UPVC double glazed windows enjoying outlook onto nearby neighbouring cottages. chimney breast, alcoves, ample power points, wall lights and ceiling light.

BEDROOM 2: (13’5 x 9’10) Nicely proportioned with good ceiling height, double panel radiator, UPVC double glazed window, wall hung cabinet and power points.
EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM: White suite comprising fully tiled walk-in shower cubicle with door and chrome fittings, low level WC, built-in cabinets with dresser top, inset wash hand basin, tiled splashbacks, extractor vent and spotlights.

BEDROOM 3: (13’5 x 11’2) Well proportioned room with good ceiling height, coving, chimney breast with side alcoves with shelving.  Built-in double wardrobe with hanging rail and top cupboards.  Power points, panel radiator, UPVC double glazed window enjoying pleasant outlook onto rear garden.

FAMILY BATHROOM: Comprising a modern white suite of moulded acrylic bath with side and end panel with chrome mixer tap, shower spray attachment and screen.  Low level WC, built-in cabinet with dresser top and inset wash hand basin, ¾ height ceramic tiling to bath and shower area and matching splashbacks.  Extractor fan, panel radiator, medicine cabinet with pelmet light and UPVC double glazed window.

The gardens are a most attractive and delightful feature being of a good size having been well maintained.
Laid out in a traditional cottage style with established level areas of lawn with flagstone paved connecting pathways the gardens are enclosed with timber panelled fencing and have raised stone ornamental flower beds, planted with a variety of established flowering plants and shrubs and specimen trees, providing colour and interest throughout the seasons.  There is an area of flagstone paved sun terrace with brick steps providing a relaxing outdoor space for seating and eating al fresco.
An area of land is located beyond the end of the garden accessed from Lydford Lane providing easy off road parking.  The garden enjoys a sheltered and secluded sunny aspect.

FRONT GARDEN: is neat, compact and laid to flagstone paved pathway and hardstanding natural stone walling with stone coping and stone globes.

SERVICES: Water, electricity, drainage, telephone and gas all subject to the usual utility regulations.  


EPC rating: E
Property M²: 158

TENURE:  Freehold       

VIEWING:  Strictly by appointment through the agents.  







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29 March 2016


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