6 bedroom character property for sale

Pointhouse, Dundonald Road, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, KA1

Offers in Region of £350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive character property
  • Original features
  • Generous accommodation
  • Excellent storage room
  • Substantial built-in cupboards
  • Private mature garden grounds
  • Parking for several cars
  • Central location

Full description

Pointhouse is an impressive character property filled with charm and offering generous accommodation over two levels with original features dating back to the early 1900's. In all there are four reception rooms including a front-facing drawing-room with bay window, wood panelled dining hall, family room and living-room. There is a dining kitchen and utility/second kitchen at the rear. An impressive staircase provides access to the upper floor accommodation where there are five double bedrooms including a master with en-suite facilities. There is also a second family bathroom, shower-room and large study/sixth bedroom. These can also be accessed by the second staircase at the back of the property. Throughout the property there are storage rooms and substantial built-in cupboards.

This striking detached dwelling-house has a unique setting in one of Kilmarnock's desirable residential locations. Privately set within a mature plot with its own garden grounds and bounded by a substantial wall offering a degree of privacy. Externally, there is parking for several vehicles and private garden grounds with several species of mature trees and shrubs, two ponds and an outbuilding.

Pointhouse sits in the centre of a third of an acre of ground and has been owned by the same family for four generations covering the last 65 years. This represents a good opportunity to acquire a property with character in a central location ideally suited for all local amenities.

Accommodation
Entrance vestibule (approx. 6'9"x4'6")
Original tiled floor and original green glass panels in door window.

Entrance Hall (approx. 16'4"x13'7")
Impressive reception hall with a grand staircase leading off to the upper floor apartments. Polished wooden floor, feature fireplace and two side-facing windows. Had been used as a dining-room in the past. Access to main entrance and side door. Telephone point.

Drawing-room (approx. 21'4"x19'11")
Large bay window with views along Dundonald Road. Ornate cornices. Arts and crafts-style fireplace with small windows on either side.

Morning-room (approx. 18'5"x13'0")
Bay window. Original built-in oak book cases located on both sides of fireplace and the opposite wall. Flame gas fire. TV and Sky points.

Living-room (approx. 20'11"x15'10")
Originally the dining-room currently being used as a living-room with a new multi-fuel stove. Original 12" wooden "butler's pantry" providing both period interest and good storage accommodation. Large windows on two sides overlooking the garden. TV, Sky points, telephone and broadband connection.

Cloakroom (approx. 5'6"x3'9")
Downstairs toilet and wash hand basin located near to side door entrance of the house. Polished wooden floor. Large under-stair storage area.

Main Kitchen (approx. 14'0"x13'2")
Wall-mounted and base storage units on three sides of the kitchen. Gas hob and oven. Plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine. Gas fire. Open area for kitchen table & chairs.

Rear Hallway (approx. 14'7"x8'7")
Rear door entrance, external wooden door, inner glazed door and tiled vestibule. Windows on three sides. Large under-stair cupboard with door. Large boiler-room.

Utility/Rear Kitchen (approx. 11'7"x7'4")
Window overlooking garden. Large shelved walk-in larder. Double sink, electric hob and oven. Plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine. Long pulley fitting.

Bedroom One (approx. 16'6"x12'7")
Triple window overlooking Dundonald Road. Original built-in wardrobes. Door to "Jack and Jill" bathroom.

Bedroom Two (approx. 14'11"x13'5")
Large window overlooking Holmes Road.

Bedroom Three (approx. 13'8"x13'11")
Large window overlooking the garden.

Bedroom Four (approx. 14'10"x13'10")
Large window overlooking Holmes Road.

Bedroom Five (approx. 15'9"x13'1")
Two windows overlooking the garden on two sides. Original feature fireplace. Polished wooden floor.

Bedroom 6/Study (approx. 14'5"x10'9")
Good size double room with windows overlooking Dundonald Road.

Family Bathroom One (approx. 9'5"x9'1")
Feature windows across corner of the room. Three piece bathroom suite with shower over bath. Large storage cupboard. Door into Bedroom 1 and upstairs hallway.

Family Bathroom Two (approx. 9'9"x6'11")
Large window overlooking garden. Three piece bathroom suite with shower over bath. Original feature glazed cabinet.

Shower room (approx. 9'5"x5'5")
Large window. Shower cubicle, toilet and wash-hand basin and under sink storage.

Outbuildings
L-shaped garage would accommodate a small car along with garden equipment. Small patio adjoining. Wood-shed with separate entrance. Water and electricity available currently disconnected.

Mature walled gardens
The house sits in the centre of a third of an acre of ground. The walled garden has two ponds, one with a functioning fountain, lawn and drying greens. Patio areas, mature trees and shrubs providing interest and privacy all year round.

Large Driveway
Would easily accommodate 4-5 cars.

Situation
Dundonald Road is a highly sought after residential location of Kilmarnock close to town centre amenities and all facilities. The street consists of Victorian villas and attractive 1930's bungalows as well as the Howard Park, laid out in 1894 and runs from the Sheriff Court house in the town centre to the countryside on the road to Troon.

The property lies within easy minutes drive from local supermarkets and is ideally placed for access to the A77/M77 motorway network providing a fast and efficient route north to Glasgow (30 minutes), west to Troon and Irvine (10 minutes) or south to Ayr, Prestwick and Prestwick International Airport (20 minutes). Gargieston Primary School is within easy walking distance (600 yards) and the house is equidistant from Grange Academy and Kilmarnock Academy both about 20 minutes away on foot. Crosshouse Hospital is 2 miles away (5 minutes by car).

Directions
Leave the A77 at the Bellfield Interchange, taking the road to Irvine. At the roundabout take the first exit, doubling back towards the town. The first exit at the mini-roundabout takes you onto Dundonald Road. The property is on the right, just before the traffic island, one mile from the mini-roundabout.

The Energy Efficiency Rating for this property is Band D.

Entry
By negotiation.

Viewing
Strictly by appointment through Solicitors on 01563 525104.

Disclaimer
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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 September 2015

Nearest stations

  • Kilmarnock (0.9 mi)
  • Kilmaurs (2.5 mi)
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23 The Foregate, Kilmarnock, KA1 1LU

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Nearest stations

  • Kilmarnock (0.9 mi)
  • Kilmaurs (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Mackintosh And Wylie LLP, Kilmarnock

23 The Foregate, Kilmarnock, KA1 1LU

01563 623017 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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