5 bedroom detached house for sale

CHRISTCHURCH

£625,000

Property Description

Key features

  • DETACHED PERIOD PROPERTY
  • THREE RECEPTION ROOMS
  • KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM
  • UTLITY ROOM
  • DOWNSTAIRS SHOWER ROOM
  • CONSERVATORY
  • FIVE BEDROOMS
  • FAMILY BATHROOM
  • ONE AND HALF ACRES OF GROUND
  • GARAGE

Full description

A rare opportunity to purchase a former railway cottage built Circa 1865 set within sizeable grounds approximately just over an acre.

The cottage was originally constructed as a two bedroom detached cottage for the Railway Foreman circa 1865 and has been sympathetically extended over the years to provide five bedrooms, three receptions and a large conservatory. Many original features include an ornate wishing well in the grounds and original brick walling which provided support for the railway platform.

ENTRANCE PORCH 
Front door which gives access to the Entrance Porch leading to:

ENTRANCE HALL 
with stairs to first floor; Small under stairs storage cupboard; Radiator; Cloaks cupboard; Two central ceiling light points; One wall light point; Glazed panel double doors to:

SITTING ROOM 
18' 0'' x 12' 0'' (5.48m x 3.65m)
Feature brick built fireplace with wooden mantel over and brick hearth; Double aspect with window to side elevation and double glazed French door giving access to the garden; Three wall light points; Central ceiling light point; TV aerial point;

GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM 
6' 0'' x 6' 0'' (1.83m x 1.83m)
White suite comprising Low flush WC with matching basin and taps over; Matching shower cubicle with Triton electric shower; Obscure glazed window to side elevation; Fully tiled walls; Central ceiling light point;

CENTRAL DINING AREA 
14' 0'' x 10' 0'' (4.26m x 3.05m)
Two doors from the Entrance Hall. Wall mounted radiator; Central ceiling light point;

SECOND LOUNGE/PLAY ROOM 
13' 0'' x 10' 0'' (3.96m x 3.05m)
Central ceiling light point; Wall mounted radiator; Fireplace with tiled hearth, wooden mantel over and electric point for fire; UPVC double glazed French doors giving access to the rear garden and UPVC double glazed doors which give access to:

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 
19' 0'' x 11' 0'' (5.79m x 3.35m)
Multi Fuel Aga providing heating and hot water to the property; Range of matching wall and base units with roll top work surface over; Inset one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap over; Four burner gas hob with extractor over; Built-in double eye level oven; Two central ceiling light points; Door to Front Porch; Space for under cupboard fridge; Space and plumbing for dishwasher; TV aerial point; Tiled floor; Tiled splash back; Room for large table and chairs; Glazed panel door to:

UTILITY ROOM 
15' 0'' x 4' 1'' (4.57m x 1.24m)
Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble drier; Matching floor and base units with a roll top Formica work surface over; Inset one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap over and tiled splash back; Tiled floor; Door to rear garden;

UPVC CONVERSATORY 
19' 1'' x 10' 0'' (5.81m x 3.05m)
With polycarbonate roof; Wonderful views across the grounds; Wood effect flooring; UPVC double glazed door giving access to the rear garden; Various wall and light points;

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 
Central ceiling light point; Smoke alarm; Wall light; Hatch to loft space; Large airing cupboard;

MASTER BEDROOM 
17' 10'' max x 12' 0'' (5.43m x 3.65m)
Dual aspect room with UPVC double glazed windows to the front and side elevations; Two double radiators; Central ceiling light point. TV aerial point; Various built-in wardrobes;

BEDROOM TWO 
13' 0'' x 10' 0'' (3.96m x 3.05m)
Stripped wood flooring; Central ceiling light point; Double radiator; UPVC double glazed windows overlooking rear and side elevations; Double glazed door which could benefit from having a balcony which would overlook the rear garden; Two built-in wardrobes with hanging rail and shelving;

BEDROOM THREE 
14' 0'' x 7' 0'' (4.26m x 2.13m)
UPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear elevation; Radiator; Built-in wardrobe and drawer space; Central ceiling light point;

BEDROOM FOUR 
8' 0'' x 7' 1'' (2.44m x 2.16m)
UPVC double glazed window to side elevation; Central ceiling spotlights; Storage cupboard; Single radiator;

BEDROOM FIVE 
10' 0'' x 8' 0'' (3.05m x 2.44m)
UPVC double glazed window to front elevation; Five inset spotlights; Double radiator;

FAMILY BATHROOM 
6' 0'' x 6' 1'' (1.83m x 1.85m)
Matching suite comprising low flush WC with wash basin and taps over; Matching panelled bath with mixer tap over and shower attachment; Shower rail and curtain; Fully tiled walls; Electric wall mounted shaver point; Radiator with rail attachment; Central ceiling light point; Obscure glazed window overlooking side elevation;

OUTSIDE 
The rear garden extends to approximately just over one acre and is situated where the old Avon Causeway Railway Line used to be at the rear of the building. The majority of the sunny rear garden is laid to lawn with various mature trees, shrubs, borders and flowers. Ornate wishing well situated immediately to the rear of the property. Large patio area with various trelliswork. Large Summerhouse/Shed. GARAGE. Vehicular access to the front of the property via five bar gate. The property has a cesspit for sewerage and the current owner has fenced off an area to the rear of the garden which could be suitable for keeping livestock.

COUNCIL TAX BAND TBA EPC BAND G 

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Added on Rightmove:
17 March 2016

Nearest stations

  • Christchurch (3.2 mi)
  • Pokesdown (3.6 mi)
  • Bournemouth (4.5 mi)
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Richard Godsell Estate Agents, Christchurch

2 Church Street, Christchurch, BH23 1BW

03339 873245 Local call rate

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Richard Godsell Estate Agents, Christchurch

2 Church Street, Christchurch, BH23 1BW

03339 873245 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Christchurch (3.2 mi)
  • Pokesdown (3.6 mi)
  • Bournemouth (4.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Richard Godsell Estate Agents, Christchurch

2 Church Street, Christchurch, BH23 1BW

03339 873245 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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