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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Beehive Cottage, Wyke Road, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4NH

Sold STC £359,950

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Tenure: Freehold

Built by the reputable family firm of Phillipson-Masters, Beehive Cottage offers an exciting opportunity to purchase a fabulous, brand new  traditionally built three bedroom detached home with integral garage.  This architect designed house has been constructed to a pleasing design and to high and exacting specifications, incorporating desirable contemporary features including under floor heating, full insulation and pre-finished timber double glazed windows throughout.  The property has the benefit of a 10 year NHBC warranty.
The new property stands on the former site of the original C18 Beehive Cottage, a humble thatched dwelling demolished in the 19810’s. 

N.B See around Gillingham compiled by Daniel Lloyd– Page 28

APPROACHED via easy pull in onto double width driveway and generous parking apron, flagstone paved pathway to (side door entrance into kitchen) and to:

ENTRANCE: Approached via wooden picket post gate with flagstone paved footpath, overhead storm porch/canopy.  Attractive painted front door with fixed obscure glazed window pane.

HALLWAY: Spacious reception area, halogen spotlight, hi-gloss porcelain floor tiles, stairwell, useful under stairs cupboard.

DOWNSTAIRS CLOAKROOM: Modern suite comprising low level WC, flush contemporary medicine cabinet with Bloc wash hand basin and mono bloc mixer tap.  Porcelain floor tiles, half height wall tiles to splash backs, pre-finished timber obscure double glazed window.

LOUNGE: (22’4 x 12’3) Nicely proportioned room with good ceiling height, ample power points including sky/cable/BT etc.  Under floor heating (to entire ground level). Contemporary wood burning stove creates cosy focal point on 

slate hearth.  pre-finished timber double glazed window enjoying pleasant outlook onto gardens.  Full height UPVC double glazed French doors open onto wooden veranda with balcony and stairs onto lawn.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: (18’5 x 13’8) Wonderful family room, well proportioned with good ceiling height.  Well equipped and fitted with an extensive range of contemporary floor and wall cupboards with soft close doors and drawers.  Contrasting eye level wall cabinet with halogen over station lighting.  Fully integrated slide out fridge freezer, pull-out wire case pantry cabinet, built-in Neff single fan assisted electric oven and grill.  Contrasting work tops and counters, Minerva man made quartz with cut and dressed drainer and under sink, 1½ stainless steel sink with swan neck mixer tap, matching up-stand.  Fully integrated dishwasher and washing machine, stainless steel extractor hood and canopy, halogen spotlights, hi-gloss porcelain floor tiles, under floor heating, matching pre-finished timber door and windows to side and return bay window enjoying pleasant outlook onto side and front gardens.

Painted banister post to handrail, inset toughened glazed panels to landing.  Matching banister posts and galleried handrail with inset glass panels, access to loft space, double panel radiator, inset sun light tube and halogen spotlights.

MASTER BEDROOM SUITE: (17’5 x 12’3)Nicely proportioned room with good ceiling height, two panel radiator, ample power points, built-in linen cupboard, matching pre-finished timber double glazed windows enjoying far reaching countryside views beyond the town.

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM: Contemporary style suite in white, comprising low level WC, flush fitting cupboards, bloc sink and mixer taps.  Fully tiled walk-in double shower cubicle with glazed doors, chrome shower fittings, full height porcelain tiles to return walls, chrome ladder heated towel rail.

BEDROOM 2: (17’5 x 11’2) Well proportioned room with good ceiling height, ample power points, TV aerial point (sky/cable etc) two panel radiators, matching pre-finished timber double glazed windows enjoying pleasant outlook to side and front gardens.

FAMILY BATHROOM: Contemporary suite comprising moulded acrylic room with glass screen, chrome shower fittings, low level WC, wall hung sink with pull out soft close double drawers, mono bloc mixer tap, heated chrome towel rail, extractor fan, halogen spotlights, porcelain wall tiles to bath and shower area and matching splash backs, hi-gloss porcelain floor tiles, obscure double glazed windows.

BEDROOM 3: (13’9 x 13’8) Nicely proportioned room, sloped ceilings, matching velux skylight enjoying fabulous far reaching countryside views across the town and ample power points.

The gardens are of a generous size and are arranged to the front, side and rear of the property.  Landscaped and laid out in a traditional style, predominately laid to lawn and enclosed by timber panel and wooden picket fencing.  There are some mature specimen trees and a newly planted specimen hedge. Brick pavioured driveway and parking apron provides easy ample parking for a number of vehicles.
GARAGE: (20’ x 9’4) Wooden door (electronically remote controlled), wall hung Gloworm gas boiler serving gas central heating and hot water.  Florescent strip light, half panelled back door with glazed top panel and ample power points.
SERVICES: Water, electricity, drainage, telephone and gas all subject to the usual utility regulations.  

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TENURE:  Freehold       

VIEWING:  Strictly by appointment through the agents.  







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