5 bedroom detached house for sale

Lifeboat Avenue, Skegness

Offers Over £270,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Individual Character Detached Family Home
  • Generous Sized Accommodation over 3 Levels including a 1 Bed Ground Floor Annex
  • Highly Regarded Avenue Location
  • Great for Sea Front/ Beach Access.
  • Boasting a wealth of Character Features - Viewing Essential.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


SUMMARY
Individual Character Detached Family Home, Generous Sized Accommodation over 3 Levels including a 1 Bed Ground Floor Annex. situated in an Highly Regarded Avenue Location, Great for Sea Front / Beach & Town Centre Access, Boasting a wealth of Character Features - Viewing Essential.


DESCRIPTION
Unique Character Family Home built in circa 1880, which truly must be internally viewed to be fully appreciated & to gain a full insight into the spacious accommodation which is arranged over 3 levels & also incorporates a 1 Bedroomed annex & to fully appreciate the abundance of character features which the property still retains. Located in a highly regarded avenue position with fantastic access to the nearby beach /seafront & nearby Town Centre with its extensive facilities & amenities. Opportunities to purchase properties such as this are few & far between, to provide prospective buyers with some history 2 black & white photos of the Avenue dated 1912 & 1923 in which the property can be identified in both, are incorporated within the Internet posted information. The accommodation is complimented externally by low maintenance gardens to the rear,whilst the house itself includes a stunning reception area, 2 additional Reception Rooms, Fitted Kitchen, Ground Floor cloakroom/WC, with the rear ground floor annex comprising of a Lounge, Bedroom, Fitted Kitchen & a beautiful stylishly presented refitted Shower room. The 1st floor accommodation meanwhile comprises of another useful landing area and access through to 3 further Bedrooms, 1 of which has a period semi-open veranda, with 'French' doors, in addition to the 1st floor having a family Bathroom. A cast iron spiral staircase leads to the 2nd floor level where a further 'attic' style area. Call Today on 01754 768311.

Entrance  
Entrance is beneath a covered character open wooden Porch way area, which enables access into;

Entrance Porch 
Which is enclosed with double glazed windows to 3 elevations and double glazed 'French' doors allowing access, with tiled flooring a really practical entrance area for all weather with access into the Reception Hall itself via a period circular arched door with decorative inset colour and leaded original style panel to the top half and matching side panels.

Entrance Reception Area 11' 5" into stairs x 12' max. into the alcove ( 3.48m into stairs x 3.66m max. into the alcove )
The Entrance area is a really useful space, retaining a number of original style features, bringing real character to the room, these include a plate rail, 2 fitted seats fitted within 2 chimney recess areas, a period fire place with tiled back and hearth incorporated within a wooden surround, panelled walls, beamed ceilings, access to the return staircase leading to the 1st floor, a double glazed window to the side elevation allowing for good natural light, a useful fitted cupboard which is to the under stairs area which incorporates the electric meter and is adjacent to a useful 'snug' recess area which could accommodate an armchair.

Inner Hallway 
Which has a dado rail, panelled walls and doors to the additional Ground Floor Accommodation which comprises as follows;

Lounge 11' 9" x 15' 4" into chimney recess + bay ( 3.58m x 4.67m into chimney recess + bay )
With a walk in double glazed bay window to the front elevation, allowing pleasant views along the avenue, a radiator, low level built in cupboards to both chimney recesses providing a useful storage facility, picture rail, open fireplace with a tiled hearth and back incorporated within an attractive wooden surround.

Dining Room  15' 4" x 7' 5" ( 4.67m x 2.26m )
With double glazed 'French' doors allowing access into part of the rear garden area, which is set to paving to create a pleasant 'courtyard' seating area, which enjoys a degree of privacy, exposed wooden flooring, picture rail and a radiator. A door off allows access into the rear annex.

Ground Floor Annex. 

Kitchen 8' 7" x 16' 4" ( 2.62m x 4.98m )
Which is fitted with a good range of modern wall, base and drawer units with a white finish, complimentary work top areas and tiled splash backs, 2 double glazed windows set to 2 side elevations, creating a dual aspect and a good amount of natural light to the room, tiled flooring for ease of maintenance, an inset 1 1/2 white ceramic sink with mixer taps over, integrated wine rack,, coved ceiling, space for a 'bistro' style table, breakfast bar area, radiator, an electric integrated oven, hob and extractor over, integrated Fridge/Freezer and a door allowing access into;

Rear Lobby Area 
Which incorporates a cupboard with the gas central heating boiler within, a double glazed door with an opaque panel set to the top half, with matching side panels, allowing access into the rear garden, tiled flooring for ease of maintenance and coved and textured ceiling. With doors off to;

Shower Room 
Which is fitted with a stylish suite comprising of a double shower cubicle incorporating a mains shower therein, a raised WC ideal for those with restricted mobility, pedestal wash hand basin, a chrome 'ladder' style radiator, tiled splash backs and flooring for ease of maintenance and a double glazed opaque window.

Lounge  13' 10" x 11' 7" ( 4.22m x 3.53m )
Being of a dual aspect with double glazed windows being set to 2 elevations allowing for a good amount of natural light, including a high level opaque window to one elevation, radiator, coved ceiling, an electric fire set within a decorative surround and an additional door which allows access into;

Bedroom  8' 9" x 13' 10" ( 2.67m x 4.22m )
Which has 2 double glazed windows to 2 elevations, again allowing for a dual aspect and a good amount of natural light and a radiator.

Main House  

Kitchen  11' 5" max.into door recess x 11' 9" ( 3.48m max.into door recess x 3.58m )
Fitted with a good range of cream wall, base and drawer units with work top surfaces over and tiled splash backs, further tiling to the floor to allow ease of maintenance, a cupboard incorporating the gas central heating boiler, chimney recess which allows space for a 'range' style cooker, with an integrated extractor unit above and further tiled splash backs, integrated wine rack, suspended central ceiling lights and an inset circular sink with mixer taps over and natural light via a double glazed window to the side elevation. With an opening into;

Utility Area 
Which has tiled flooring, radiator, space for appliances, space and plumbing for a washing machine, panelled ceiling, work top areas, a double glazed window to the rear elevation and an opening into;

Rear Lobby Area 
Which has a double glazed door with an opaque panel set within the top half which allows access into the rear garden and a further door which allows access to;

Cloakroom / Wc 
Which incorporates a pedestal wash hand basin, low flush Wc, tiled flooring and splash backs, ceiling spot light, panelled ceiling, radiator and a double glazed window to the side elevation.

1st Floor 
A spacious landing area, which is a really useful area, with access via the return staircase, dado rail, double glazed windows set to 2 elevations being the front and the rear, allowing for good amount of natural light to the area, the rear window being opaque, radiator and a cast iron spiral staircase which leads beyond to the 2nd floor accommodation, with doors to;

Bedroom 1  11' 10" x 15' 5" min + the bay ( 3.61m x 4.70m min + the bay )
With a walk in double glazed bay window to the front elevation, a period cast iron fireplace creating character to the room, picture rail and radiator.

Bedroom 2 11' 10" x 11' 5" max. into chimney recess ( 3.61m x 3.48m max. into chimney recess )
A really super room with an abundance of natural light on account of the 3 double glazed windows to 2 elevations and a 'period' door which has inset colour and leaded glass in keeping with the character of the property, which leads onto the semi open original veranda, which allows full enjoyment of the immediate avenue views, a great area in which to relax during warmer months and enjoy fresh air! With windows to 2 sides this area is semi open so does provide some degree of shelter.

Bedroom 3  11' 10" x 11' 5" max. into chimney recess ( 3.61m x 3.48m max. into chimney recess )
Again enjoying an abundance of natural light on account of the 2 double glazed windows set to 2 elevations, picture rail and radiator.

Family Bathroom 
Fitted with a 3 piece suite, again 'period' in style, in keeping with the character of the property, which comprises of a panelled bath with an electric shower over, inset wash hand basin with a useful vanity storage cupboard below, low flush WC, radiator, which again is 'period' in design, with a chrome towel rail and a white 'free standing' style radiator within, picture rail, extractor fan, exposed wooden flooring, tiled splash backs, shaver point and a double glazed opaque window to the rear elevation.

2nd Floor 
A cast iron spiral staircase allows access to the 2nd floor accommodation.

Loft Area 18' 11" x 10' 3" min. inc chim. breast ( 5.77m x 3.12m min. inc chim. breast )
With a 'velux' window incorporating a fitted blind to the rear elevation, useful built in cupboards, loft access, ceiling spot lights, a double glazed window to the side elevation allowing for roof top views towards the beach and the sea beyond and a dado rail. (This area, on account of its nature, does have a restricted ceiling height and also has within it the chimney breast structure of the house).

Externally 
To the front of the property there is a courtyard forecourt area, with a pathway to the side, with gated access into the enclosed rear garden, which is set with low maintenance in mind, being paved, ideal for plants, ornaments or garden furniture, offering a degree of privacy with outside lighting, timber garden shed and a brick built store which has been divided into two sections, both of which are accessible via double glazed entrance doors. With a further paved 'courtyard' style garden area, situated adjacent to the 'French' doors off the dining room as previously described which is also an additional fantastic area in which to relax during warmer months, on the account of the degree of privacy which it offers.


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1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
5. THESE PARTICULARS ARE ISSUED IN GOOD FAITH BUT DO NOT CONSTITUTE REPRESENTATIONS OF FACT OR FORM PART OF ANY OFFER OR CONTRACT. THE MATTERS REFERRED TO IN THESE PARTICULARS SHOULD BE INDEPENDENTLY VERIFIED BY PROSPECTIVE BUYERS OR TENANTS. NEITHER SEQUENCE (UK) LIMITED NOR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS HAS ANY AUTHORITY TO MAKE OR GIVE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WHATEVER IN RELATION TO THIS PROPERTY.

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02 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Skegness (0.6 mi)
  • Havenhouse (3.3 mi)
  • Wainfleet (4.9 mi)
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William H. Brown, Skegness

20 Roman Bank, Skegness, PE25 2RU

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William H. Brown, Skegness

20 Roman Bank, Skegness, PE25 2RU

01754 484004 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Skegness (0.6 mi)
  • Havenhouse (3.3 mi)
  • Wainfleet (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

William H. Brown, Skegness

20 Roman Bank, Skegness, PE25 2RU

01754 484004 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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