5 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

7 Carden Close,Alves,IV30 8FE

Offers in Excess of £250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance Vestibule, Hallway,Spacious Lounge
  • Conservatory, Kitchen/Diner & Family room
  • Utility Room, Cloakroom, Family Bathroom
  • Master Bedroom& Bedroom 2 with en suites
  • 3 Further Double Bedroooms
  • Large Double Garage
  • Extensive Off Road Car Parking,
  • Oil Central Heating, DG
  • Front & Rear Establised Gardens with
  • Ornate Features

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

We are delighted to offer this 5 Bedroom Detached Bungalow located in the picturesque village of Alves, centrally located between Forres and Elgin.

The property is ideally located within a quiet cul-de-sac on the edge of the village with woodland surrounding the perimeter.

Accommodation comprises; Entrance Vestibule, Hallway, Spacious Lounge, Conservatory, Kitchen/Diner & Family Room, Utility Room, Cloakroom, Family Bathroom, Master Bedroom En-Suite, Bedroom 2 with En-Suite Shower and 3 further Double Bedrooms. Additional benefits include a large Double Garage, Extensive Off Road Car Parking, Oil Central Heating, Double Glazing and Front and Rear Established Gardens with Ornate Features.

An internal viewing is recommended to appreciate the size of this home.

EPC Rating D

Entrance Vestibule - 6'2" (1.87m) x 5'10" (1.77m)
Wooden door with ornate glass panel inserts and side glass panel windows leads to the vestibule.
Single radiator, double power point, laminate flooring with part carpet matting at the entry, ceiling light fitting and wall mounted cupboard which houses the mains fuse. French pine doors with glass panels lead into the hallway.

Hallway - 41'5" (12.31m) x 4'2" (1.26m)
Three ceiling light fittings with 3 bulbs to each, artex ceiling finished with coving, smoke alarm, 2 loft access points, 2 double radiators, laminate wood flooring, 2 double power points and doors which lead to all the rooms. Two storage cupboards one which houses the hot water tank and is currently utilised as an airing cupboard with part shelving and the other further built in cupboard provides shelved storage. A large double storage cupboard offers part shelved storage with wooden double doors.
A pine door with glass panel inserts leads to the:

Lounge - 18'10" (5.74m) x 16'1" (4.9m) max measurements
A spacious lounge with a fitted carpet, 3 wall mounted light fittings and coved ceiling. 2 double radiators, various power points and a TV and BT point. Focal point of the room is a fireplace with a marble hearth and insert with a wood surround. An arch leads to the Dining Area and triple window sliding patio doors leads into the conservatory.

Conservatory - 12'7" (3.83m) x 12'3" (3.73m)
A fantastic addition to the front of the property with private views over the front landscaped garden. Built with a dwarf wall and full surround double glazed windows with fitted blinds and a door which leads out to the decking area. This conservatory is finished with a polycarbonate roof with a velux window, oak wood flooring, 2 wall mounted light fittings, 3 double power points and a separate power supply.

Kitchen/Diner
Spacious dining kitchen with a range of wall mounted cupboards and base units with a grey marl roll top work surface and complimented by splash back tiling. Built in single oven with a ceramic hob and overhead extractor unit, integrated fridge and freezer, 1 sink with mixer tap and drainer. A breakfast bar provides a seating are with further space for a dining table and chairs with patio doors which lead out the rear garden. Double radiator, various power points, TV and BT point. A double glazed window overlooks the rear aspect with curtain pole and hanging curtains. Extractor fan and wood effect flooring. An arch to the dining area.

Dining Area
Good sized dining area which is open plan to the kitchen. Space is available to accommodate a large dining table and chairs and is also currently utilised as a computer room. A double glazed window overlooks the side aspect with fitted curtains, wood effect flooring,2 pendant light fittings and coved ceiling. An arch leads to the kitchen and has sunken led lights.


Dining Room - 12'9" (3.88m) x 9'9" (2.96m)
Good sized dining room with ample space to accommodate a dining table and chairs. Benefits include a fitted carpet, pendant ceiling light fitting, coved ceiling, single radiator, 2 double power points, , pelmet and net curtains. A door leads to the kitchen/diner.

A door leads to the Utility room and a further door with multi glass panel insert leads to the hallway.

Utility room - 9'5" (2.86m) x 5'11" (1.8m)
Practical utility with wall mounted cabinets and a single base unit with a roll top work surface and part tiled splash back offering space below for a washing machine and slim line dishwasher. Space is available below the counter for the boiler. Stainless steel sink with drainer, 3 bulb light fitting, wall mounted coat hooks, single radiator, tile effect vinyl to the floor with recess matting at the back door. The sold wood door with an obscure glazed panel insert leads to the rear garden. A further door leads to the cloakroom.

Cloakroom - 3'6" (1.06m) x 5'11" (1.8m)
Two piece suite comprising of a low level W.C and pedestal wash hand basin, tile effect vinyl to the floor, 3 bulb light fitting, extractor fan and wall mounted mirror. Chrome accessories.

Family Bathroom - 6'1" (1.84m) x 10'9" (3.27m) maximum measurements
4 piece suite comprising of a bath with a chrome mixer tap, low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and separate shower cubicle with tiled walls, recess light fitting and mains operated shower. Extractor fan, pendant light fitting, wall mounted shaver point with light, single radiator, fitted carpet and an obscure glazed window to the rear aspect with a hanging blind. Wall mounted pine toilet roll and towel rail holders.

Master Bedroom en-suite - 13'11" (4.23m) x 10'9" (3.27m)
Double bedroom with a pendant light fitting, artex ceiling finished with coving, carpet to the floor, double radiator, various power points, double glazed window which overlooks the rear aspect with hanging voile curtains. A triple wardrobe offers part shelf and hanging storage and is fronted by sliding mirror doors.

En-suite Shower room - 3'6" (1.06m) x 7'1" (2.15m) max measurement
3 piece suite comprising of a low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and a shower cubicle with a shower tray, tiled walls and retractable shower screen with a mains operated shower. Pine accessories, tiled flooring, single light fitting, extractor fan, wall mounted medicine cabinet, single radiator and an obscure uPVC double glazed window overlooks the rear aspect.

Bedroom 2 en-suite - 11'0" (3.35m) x 9'3" (2.81m) extends into alcove measuring 13'4"(m)in total.
Double bedroom with laminate wood effect flooring, single radiator, 2 x ceiling light fitting with 3 halogen bulbs, coved ceiling, various power points, uPVC double glazed window overlooks the side aspect with venetian blinds and hanging voile. A door leads to the en-suite shower room.

En-Suite Shower room - 3'8" (1.11m) x 7'0" (2.13m)
Low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin and corner shower cubicle with a wet wall finish and electric shower. 3 halogen bulb light fitting, obscure glass double glazed window with a roller blind overlooks the rear aspect. Vinyl to the floor.

Bedroom 3 - 11'0" (3.35m) x 15'4" (4.67m)
Large double bedroom which has a uPVC bay window with double glazed windows, fitted blinds and curtains and overlooks the front aspect. Laminate wood flooring, double radiator, pendant light fitting, artex ceiling finished with coving, built in double wardrobe with overhead storage cupboard offering part shelf and hanging storage. Various power points, TV point and laminate flooring.

Bedroom 4 - 11'7" (3.52m) x 9'5" (2.86m)
Double bedroom with a double wardrobe offering part shelf and hanging storage and fronted by mirror sliding doors, strip light fitting with 4 halogen bulbs, uPVC double glazed window overlooks the front aspect with hanging curtains, laminate wood flooring, single radiator, TV and various power points. Large triple wardrobe offering part shelf and hanging storage and fronted by mirror sliding doors.

Bedroom 5 - 12'5" (3.78m) x 9'5" (2.86m) max measurements
Ceiling light fitting with 5 bulbs, coved ceiling, laminate wood flooring, single radiator and uPVC double glazed window with curtain pole and hanging curtains which overlooks the front aspect. A built in double wardrobe offers part shelf and hanging storage fronted with mirror sliding doors. 2 double power points.

Front & Rear Gardens
The front of the property has been landscaped to include a large water feature with ornate paving and raised planter with slate stone chips and a large raised decking area with recess spot lights is positioned outside the conservatory. Mainly laid to stone chip for off road car parking there is also a patio with raised flower beds and the front is enclosed within a large hedge boundary and part wall offering privacy. Outside light located at the porch.
The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with a decorative dwarf wall boundary and a circular patio with planted flower beds and established trees around the perimeter. Designated rotary dryer, Oil tank is located to one corner and a paved pathway leads around the side of the property,

Driveway & Garage -
Extensive stone chip driveway offering ample off road car parking which leads to the rear of the property where a double garage is located.
The garage has an electronic up and over door to the front aspect. It has been segregated into two sections with a door between. The front has been utilised as a storage area with concrete floor and breeze block walls, power and strip lighting with a work bench to one side measuring 18'10" x 9'5". The 2nd half has been converted to a common area with 3 strip light fittings, carpet to the floor, pre lined walls and ceiling, wall mounted cupboards and base units with a roll top work surface and space below for a fridge. An electric panel heater, various power points, window to the side aspect and door with obscure glazed panel insert leads into the garden. Measurements 18'5" x 14'8" (m)

Note 1 -
All floor coverings, light fittings, blinds and curtains, integrated appliances are included in the sale.
Council Tax Band Currently "F"


Listing History

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30 May 2014

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  • Elgin (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Grampian Property Centre, Forres

73 High Street, Forres, IV36 1AE

01309 756002 Local call rate

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