3 bedroom apartment for sale

Station Road, Sidmouth

Sold STC £400,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance Lobby
  • Grand hallway
  • Drawing Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Three double bedrooms
  • Bathroom and shower room
  • Garage and parking
  • Workshop
  • Private south facing gardens
  • Two terraces

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

INTRODUCTION

This exceptional apartment, presented in excellent decorative order, occupies the entire ground floor of a grand 'Cottage Orne' style gentleman's residence originally constructed in 1827 and converted into three gracious properties in the 1960s. The fabulous accommodation is beautifully presented throughout enjoying a pleasant outlook over the exclusively owned south facing gardens.

There are three generous bedrooms all of which are comfortably doubles, a family bathroom with additional guests shower room and a superb principal drawing room with high ceilings and many character features. The comprehensively fitted kitchen/breakfast room, whilst in need of a little gentle modernisation, is very well proportioned and enjoys an interesting outlook into the fern garden. At lower ground floor level there is a larger than average single garage and workshop as well as allocated parking.

A super opportunity with exceptional tree lined vistas in a little known, exclusive town centre position.

ACCOMMODATION

Impressive Front Entrance facing the parkland at The Knowle with steps up to

Canopied Entrance: Portico with oak floor and wide half glazed front door with glazed side panels and overhead fan light.

Entrance Lobby: 4.18m (13'9) x 1.76m (5'9) and with 3.14m (10'4) high ceilings. Ceramic tiled floor. Picture rail. Worcester wall mounted gas fired boiler providing central heating and hot water.

Shower Room: 3.32m (10'11) x 1.1m (3'7) Fitted quadrant shower unit with Mermaid boarded walls and Mira Sport electric power shower. Wash basin. Low level wc. Recessed lighting. Extractor fan. Radiator.

Hallway: 6.12m (20'1) x 1.93m (6'4) Natural oak floor. High ceiling, picture rail and dado rail. Central archway with hanging light. Three wall light points. Fabulous arched window with original coloured and etched glazing. Range of fitted storage cupboards. Radiator.

Drawing Room: 5.23m (17'2) x 5.13m (16'10) A delightful room with dual aspect including French windows facing south over the gardens with fitted security shutters. Also west facing Gothic-style window facing on to the balcony. Attractive open hearth Minster fireplace presently fitted with gas coal effect fire. Picture rail. Dado rail. Two wall light points. Central ceiling rose. Two radiators.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room: 4.82m (15'10) x 2.66m (8'9) Light oak fronted units comprising base cupboards and drawer unit with wide expanse of marble-effect roll top worksurfaces. Further range of matching eye level shelved cupboards including open shelving and glazed display cabinet. Single drainer 1 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Inset four ring gas hob. Stoves double gas oven in tall fitted housing with further storage. Space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. Space for fridge/freezer. Microwave space. TV aerial point. Coved ceiling. Spotlighting. Part tiled walls. Secondary glazing with views to the fern garden.

Bedroom 1: 5m (16'5) x 3m (9'10) A super room with French windows fitted with security shutters opening on to the garden and facing south. Picture rail. Dado rail. Oak flooring. Half glazed door from the Inner Hall. Radiator.

Inner Hallway: Oak flooring. Full height fitted storage cupboards.

Bedroom 2: 5m (16'5) x 4.27m (14') Full height fitted wardrobes with cupboards. Coved ceiling, dado rail and central ceiling rose. Fitted shelving. Gothic-style windows opening on to the balcony and facing west. Radiator.

Bedroom 3: 3.48m (11'5) x 2.58m (8'6) East facing to the fern garden. Window with secondary glazing and tiled sill. Picture rail. Radiator.

Family Bathroom: 2.95m (9'8) x 2.2m (7'3) Panelled bath. Vanity wash basin with cupboard and drawers and with wall mirror with recessed lighting. Low level wc. Quadrant shower cubicle with Mermaid boarding walls fitted with Mira Sport electric power shower. Half-tiled walls. Non-slip cushion flooring. Radiator.

Outside: The front of the property is approached by steps up from the drive. A gate opens on to the long private balcony above the drive, which at the southern end opens to the main gardens belonging to this property. There is a veranda on the southern side of the building sheltering the windows and doors to the main garden. A doorway in a flint grotto leads to the eastern side of the property where there is a mature fern garden and a number of useful storage areas, presently used as a wine cellar. The main gardens are an exceptional feature at this property where there is a deep triangular shaped landscaped garden with lawn with well stocked shrub borders with a large variety of plants and trees. There is a composting area, garden shed with power and light and a fitted workbench and a splendid topiary yew. A second timber implement shed is situated at the end of the garden. On arriving at Claremont a dense area of shrubs including laurel, holly, yew, willow, birch, poplar and alder fill the bank down to Station Road. The driveway is shared by the owners of the flats to Claremont: each owner has the benefit of their own garage and parking facilities. Garage 5.9m (19'4) x 2.59m (8'6) with double doors, fitted cupboards, shelving and concrete base. Workshop 5.62m (18'5) x 2.07m (6'9) with water meters and stopcocks to all 3 flats, Belfast sink. Communal area with dustbin store and outside wc.

Details for property ID 3047 supplied to Rightmove on 28/09/17 at 11:30 am


Listing History

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06 June 2016

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  • Feniton (7.2 mi)
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