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2 bedroom detached house for sale

St. Johns Road, Penge, SE20

Guide Price £580,000

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You don't have to be a railway enthusiast to appreciate the charm and character of this detached two bedroom former crossing keeper's cottage built in 1863, which has a garage and a lovely patio garden, located alongside Penge East railway station!
A viewing appointment for this chain free property is available now.

A rare opportunity to acquire a truly characterful detached residence situated in an unusual location, adjacent to Penge East Railway Station which has regular trains to London Victoria. It comprises of two bedrooms, lounge, study, kitchen/diner with fitted units in keeping with the style of this property (built in 1863 during the reign of Queen Victoria), bathroom, separate wc, utility room, a beguiling patio garden, detached garage and gas fired central heating. We are advised that the fireplaces are original.

Penge East serves London Victoria Station and the property is within a third of a mile to the shops and facilities of Penge High Street.

This lovely detached former crossing keeper's cottage is available chain free, contact us now to view.

Entrance Vestibule - Part glazed entrance door, window to side, shelving, carpeted floor, glazed door to:-

Lounge - 11'10 x 10'11 (3.61m x 3.33m) - Sash window to side, double radiator, fireplace, fitted carpet, multi paned door to:-

Study - 14'9 x 7'3 (4.50m x 2.21m) - Double glazed window to rear, fireplace, understairs storage cupboard housing meters, carpeted stairs to:

First Floor -

Kitchen/Diner - 16' x 9' (4.88m x 2.74m) - Double glazed window to side, coved ceiling, multi paned door to side, wood units, including display wall units and floor units with worksurfaces over, sympathetic to the period of the property. Stainless steel single bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap,"Stoves" double gas oven incorporating an electric grill, "Maxol" four burner gas hob with hood over, space for 'fridge, double radiator, part tiled walls, fitted carpet, door to:

Lobby - Doors to bathroom and separate wc.

Bathroom - Opaque window to side, coved ceiling, panelled bath with shower unit over, screen, pedestal wash hand basin, linen cupboard, heated towel rail/radiator, extractor fan, part tiled walls, cork tiled floor.

Separate Wc - Low level wc, coved ceiling, radiator, extractor fan, part tiled walls, cork tiled floor.

Landing & Half Landing - Sash window to side, fitted carpet.

Bedroom One - 11'10 x 9'8 (3.61m x 2.95m) - Sash window to front, ornamental fireplace, radiator, fitted carpet.

Bedroom Two - 11'9 maximum x 8'6 (3.58m maximum x 2.59m) - Sash window to rear, ornamental fireplace, radiator, fitted carpet.

Utility Room - 7'9 x 5'1 (2.36m x 1.55m) - In attached building (accessed from Patio Garden), housing wall mounted "Vaillant" gas fired boiler (not tested by Charles Eden) ,space for washing machine, radiator, tiled floor.

Outside -

Patio Garden - 30' approximately. (9.14m appro x imately.) - Paved with walled climbing plants.

Front Garden - With flower beds and shrubs.

Detached Garage - 14'2 x 7'10 (4.32m x 2.39m) - Up and over door, personal door to patio garden.

Directions - From Penge High Street travelling toward Crystal Palace after passing the High street shops turn right into St Johns Road (signposted "Penge East Station"). The property can then be found in the right hand corner at the junction of Station Road, immediately adjacent to the Station.

Charles Eden Estates Limited for themselves and for the vendor(s) or lessor(s) of this property give notice that these particulars do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Any intending purchaser must satisfy themselves by their own inspection. No equipment, services, circuitry or fittings have been tested. These floor plans are purely an illustration for identification purposes only. They are not accurately scaled e.g. windows shown are to give an indication of direction rather than size or position within a wall itself. No warranty is given by the vendor(s), their agents, or any person in their employment. Offered subject to contract, pending sale or withdrawal.

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26 October 2016


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