4 bedroom detached house for saleIris Gardens, Gillingham
A most interesting detached chalet style property hiding a versatile and roomy interior occupying a slightly elevated position with views of Duncliffe Hill and woods to the rear with local shops and the primary school just a short walk away. The town centre is within easy reach as is the train station and secondary and sixth form school. The property is situated in a quiet cul de sac built in the mid 1980's by a well known local builder and has been a home to the selling family since new. It has been extremely well maintained and benefits from double glazing with some windows boasting an attractive leaded light inlay and gas fired central heating from a combination boiler to radiators. The property is also presented to the market with no onward chain. Internally, this home offers well proportioned rooms with flexible usage and an easy flowing layout which would tick a great many boxes from those looking for a family home to those wishing to downsize without too much of a compromise.
In brief, the ground floor accommodation consists of useful entrance porch, welcoming entrance hall, combined sitting and dining room with patio doors to the sun terrace and a fireplace, kitchen/breakfast room with some built in appliances, utility room, cloakroom and the master bedroom with en-suite bathroom. This room also lends itself as a formal dining room. On the first floor there is a galleried landing with storage cupboard, the family bathroom and three double sized bedrooms. Outside there is driveway parking, garage and front garden. The magical rear and side gardens are a particular feature of this home and have been created to offer different areas of interest providing a private and sunny outdoor space.
Energy Efficiency Rating C - Council Tax Band E
Ground Floor -
Entrance Porch - Part glazed timber door with leaded light inlay opens into the porch. Ceiling light. Coved. Tiled floor. Pane glass door opens into the:-
Entrance Hall - Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Coved. Radiator. Power points. Cupboard with shelf, hanging rail and power point. Stairs rising to the first floor. Panelled doors to the master bedroom, cloakroom and pane glass doors to the kitchen/breakfast room and to the:-
Sitting/Dining Room - 6.25m'' x 3.56m'' (20'6'' x 11'8'') - High level window to the side and sliding patio doors to the rear. Ceiling lights. Coved. Two radiators. Power and television points. Serving hatch to the kitchen/breakfast room. Arched recess. Stone fireplace with timber mantel, display niches, tiled slip and wood log effect gas fire.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 4.27m x 3.00m'' (14' x 9'10'') - Maximum measurements - Window overlooking the rear garden. Ceiling lights. Coved. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Door to the under stairs cupboard fitted with shelves and light. Fitted with a range of farmhouse style kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, two separate drawer units, deep pan drawers and eye level cupboards and cabinets with open ended display shelves. Marble effect work surfaces. Part tiled walls. One and half bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for a dishwasher. Built in eye level double electric oven with drawer under and storage cupboard over. Five burner gas hob with extractor hood above. Door to the:-
Utility Room - Window overlooking the rear garden and part glazed door opening to the rear. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power points. Wall mounted gas fired combination boiler and programmer. Work surface. Part tiled walls. Stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap. Floor cupboard. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Fitted shelves. Space for fridge/freezer. Tiled floor. Door to the garage.
Master Bedroom - 3.48m'' x 3.63m'' (11'5'' x 11'11'') - Maximum measurements - Bow window with leaded light inlay overlooking the front garden. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power and television points. Built in wardrobes with hanging rails and shelves plus storage above. Fitted headboard. Double doors to the:-
En-Suite Bathroom - Obscured glazed window with leaded light inlay to the front elevation. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Suite consisting of vanity style oval shaped wash hand basin with mixer tap, low level WC and bath with mixer tap and shower attachment plus folding screen. Wall mounted bathroom cabinet. Shaver light and point. Mirror. Wall mounted electric heater and heated towel rail.
Cloakroom - Ceiling light. Extractor fan. Coved. Wall mounted wash hand basin with tiled splash back. Low level WC. Radiator.
First Floor -
Landing - Stairs rise and curve up to a good sized galleried landing. Ceiling light. Access to the loft space with pull down ladder, light and insulated plus television and freesat aerials. Radiator. Power point. Linen cupboard fitted with shelves and light. Doors to all rooms.
Bedroom Two - 3.35m x 4.17m'' (11' x 13'8'') - Window to the front with leaded light inlay. Part vaulted ceiling. Ceiling light. Radiator . Power points. Access to the eaves.
Bedroom Three - 4.78m'' x 3.35m (15'8'' x 11') - Pane glass door from the landing. Window to the rear with view of Duncliffe Woods and hill. Ceiling light. Part vaulted ceiling. Radiator. Power and television points. Access to the eaves.
Bedroom Four - 4.78m'' x 2.67m'' (15'8'' x 8'9'') - Window to the rear with countryside views in the distance. Part vaulted ceiling. Ceiling light. Radiator. Shelves. Power points.
Family Bathroom - Obscured glazed window to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. Wall mounted electric heater. Shaver light and point. Mirror. Radiator. Shelf. Mirror fronted bathroom cabinet. Suite consisting of low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and bath with electric shower over and folding screen. Part tiled walls.
Garage - 4.75m'' x 2.84m'' (15'7'' x 9'4'') - Good sized single garage with roll up electric door. Window to the side. Light and power. Shelves, cupboards and Victorian style airer.
Garden - The property is approached from the road onto a tarmacadam drive with space to park at least one car in front of the garage. The remainder of the frontage is laid to lawn with well stocked shrub and flower beds plus a variety of trees. A wrought iron gate to the side of the garage opens to the rear garden with a paved path leading to the back of the house where there is a raised paved seating area. The remainder of the garden has been imaginatively landscaped with paved path, curved lawns and beds planted with an array of contrasting shrubs and flowers. To the side there is a further area of garden - again with lawn and shrub and flower beds. There is also an outside tap, ornamental pond, greenhouse and timber garden shed. The garden is fully enclosed by timber fencing and brick wall, boasts a high degree of privacy and a sunny aspect.
From The Gillingham Office - Proceed down the High Street bearing right into Queen's Street. At the junction with Le Neubourg Way turn left and proceed to the traffic lights. Turn right onto Wyke Street and carry on up the hill. Take a left turn onto Broad Robin. Take the second turning left into Iris Gardens. The property will be found on the left hand side towards the end of the cul de sac.
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