2 bedroom character property for sale

The Old Tailors, Station Road, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4QA

Under Offer £135,000

Property Description

Key features

  • CHARACTER PROPERTY
  • SPACIOUS LOUNGE/DINER
  • WOODBURNER
  • MEZZANINE BEDROOMS
  • TOWN CENTRE LOCATION
  • IDEAL INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Old Tailors is an interesting and highly individual dwelling, converted from a period brick building formally the Old Tailors premises dating back to the late c1800’s., built of Gillingham brick with whitewashed elevations under a clay tiled roof. The property has been imaginatively remodelled to provide a contemporary comfortable home with two mezzanine bedrooms, spacious open plan living room with wet room/shower room to ground floor and modern Shaker style kitchen.  All presented in good decorative order throughout, including feature open fireplace with wood burning stove and exposed beams.   Enjoying a convenient location and fronting onto Gillingham railway station platform, within easy walking distance of the town centre, shops and nearby bus stops.  An early viewing is highly recommended.

NB: AGENTS NOTE:  Under floor Heating.

APPROACHED|: Via resident’s private gravelled courtyard, with ‘York’ flagstone paved pathway.

ENTRANCE PORCH: Pitched and tiled roof canopy, painted half panelled wooden front door with obscure glazed top panel.

LOUNGE/DINER:  34’7 x 19’2 max (15’11 x 19’2 min)  A wonderful open plan reception room, well proportioned with good ceiling heights.  Halogen spotlights, beech wood parquet flooring, mat well, original fireplace with slate surround and  display mantle, inset woodburning stove creates attractive focal point, matching windows to front with shutters.  Obscure glazed window to side, contemporary seating area, television aerial point, stairwell.

DINING ROOM:  A well proportioned room, with high vaulted ceilings, exposed roof timbers and rafters, ample room for dining table and chairs.

KITCHEN:  9’3 x 7’8  A contemporary Shaker style kitchen, well equipped and fitted with a range of painted floor cupboards, with matching drawers and trim, contrasting roll edge granite work tops and counters, inset single bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with swan next mixer taps, electric cooker point, stainless steel splash panel, extractor hood and canopy, slate floor, halogen spotlight, space for fridge freezer and automatic washing machine, obscure glazed window.

INNER LOBBY:  Slate floor, understairs storage cupboard.

SHOWER/WET ROOM:  Slate flooring, white suite comprising low level WC with pine seat, porcelain wash hand basin, shaver point, obscure glazed window, boiler/airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, halogen spotlights, fully tiled walk in shower cubicle with chrome shower fittings.

STAIRWELL:  Stairs rise to half landing, wooden handrail, and stairs to:

MEZZANINE BEDROOM 1:  19’3 X 16’3  Well proportioned room, sloped ceiling, halogen spotlights, wrought iron balustrade, Velux skylight window.

MEZZANINE BEDROOM 2:  17’9 x 11’9  A character room, sloped ceiling and exposed beams/roof trusses, Velux skylight window, useful storage compartment, balcony rail.

SERVICES:  Water, electricity, drainage, telephone and gas, all subject to the usual utility regulations.

TENURE: Freehold

VIEWING: Strictly by appointment through the agents.


 

 

 

 


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Added on Rightmove:
31 October 2016

Nearest station

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (0.1 mi)
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Hambledon Estate Agents, Gillingham

19 High Street Gillingham SP8 4QT

01747 633005 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (0.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hambledon Estate Agents, Gillingham

19 High Street Gillingham SP8 4QT

01747 633005 Local call rate

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