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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Charles Lakin Close, Shilton, Nr Coventry

Sold STC £170,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 bedroom Semi with superb views across open countryside
  • Larger than average plot
  • In need of modernisation and scope to extend
  • Electric heating
  • Double glazed
  • No chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Enjoying a delightful open aspect to the front across countryside to Barnacle and Bulkington, here is a well appointed three bedroom semi-detached property to be sold with no chain. The property offers excellent potential by way of a single or two storey side extension, together with direct vehicular car access, both subject to the necessary planning permission. The property is in need of total modernisation and refurbishment and enjoys a larger than average plot extending to some 150ft by 40ft.

The property is situated to the north eastern outskirts of the city between Coventry and Bulkington and enjoys open country views within the village of Shilton as well as being within easy commuting distance of both Coventry and Nuneaton and the M6/M69 motoring network

Front garden:

Double glazed entrance door:
To the

L shaped entrance hall:
Staircase leading up to the first floor, side uPVC sealed unit patterned double glazed window, night storage heater.

Through lounge/dining room:
5.38m (17ft 8in) x 3.25m (10ft 8in)
Two uPVC sealed unit double glazed windows overlooking the front and rear gardens. Creda automatic night storage heater, tv aerial point, telephone jacking point, picture rail.

3.05m (10ft 0in) x 1.9m (6ft 3in)
With single drainer stainless steel sink unit set into work-top with double base cupboard below, electric cooker point, space for domestic appliances, built in shelved cupboard under the stair recess, built in shelved pantry cupboard with space for fridge beneath and wall mounted electric meters, uPVC sealed unit patterned double glazed window. uPVC sealed unit double glazed window, uPVC double glazed door leading out to the rear garden.

With moulded panel bath, wash hand basin, w.c, uPVC sealed unit patterned double glazed window.

On the first floor:

Access to the loft space, with original stained floor boarding.

Bedroom 1:
5.38m (17ft 8in) x 2.54m (8ft 4in)
Feature cast iron fireplace, picture rail, two uPVC sealed unit double glazed windows overlooking the front and rear gardens with front aspect enjoying views across countryside with Barnacle and Bulkington in the distance, original stained floor boarding.

Bedroom 2:
3.78m (12ft 5in) x 2.44m (8ft 0in)
uPVC sealed unit double glazed window overlooking the lawned foregarden with views beyond across countryside towards Barnacle and Bulkington. Built in airing cupboard housing the hot water tank with shelf above, picture rail, original stained floor boarding.

Bedroom 3:
3.76m (12ft 4in) x 1.93m (6ft 4in)
uPVC sealed unit double glazed window, original picture rail, original stained floor boarding.

Rear of property:

Outside :
Potential direct vehicular car access creating a dropped kerb, subject to planning permission from the Rugby Borough Council with excellent room to incorporate driveway and garaging to the side, subject to necessary planning permission. Wide lawned foregarden, established privet hedge to the front and side with central pathway providing access to the side with room to incorporate a single two storey side and rear extension subject to necessary planning permission. Good sized enclosed rear garden with fencing to both side and rear and privet hedging to side onto open fields, mainly laid to lawn with pathway.

2.44m (8ft 0in) x 2.13m (7ft 0in)
Large brick built washhouse outbuilding with the original dolly tub used in the early 1900's, deep glazed sink, adjoining coal store (measuring 8ft by 5ft).

From the city proceed out via Walsgrave Road continue into Ansty Road at the traffic island with the Coventry University Hospital continue on to Hinckley Road towards the M6, at the traffic island continue on the B4065 to Ansty continue through the village into Shilton, at the traffic lights turn left into Bulkington Road left into Wood Lane left into Charles Lakin Close and the property can be found on the left hand side recognised by the for sale board.

A Structural Engineers report has been carried out on the property and the report is available for inspection in our office.

We believe all mains services are connected to the property, apart from gas.

Fixtures and Fittings:
Only those items mentioned in these sales particulars are included in the sale.

Special Note:
We have not tested the equipment, appliances and services in this property.
Interested applicants are advised to commission the appropriate investigations before formulating their offer to purchase.

Money Laundering:
We have in place procedures and controls, which are designed to forestall and prevent Money Laundering. If we suspect that a supplier, customer/client, or employee is committing a Money Laundering offence as defined by the proceeds of crime act 2002, we will in accordance with our legal responsibilities disclose the suspicion to the National Crime Intelligence Service. 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.

Cartwright Hands for themselves and the vendors of the property, whose agents they are give notice that these particulars, although believed to be correct, do not constitute any part of an offer or contract, that all statements contained in these particulars as to this property, are made without responsibility and are not to be relied upon as statements or representation of fact that they do not make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. An intending purchaser must satisfy himself by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars. With regard to appliances and electrical installations, none of the items detailed have been tested and prospective purchasers should satisfy themselves with regard to their condition.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 June 2016

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