4 bedroom cottage for sale

Gillingham, Dorset, SP8

£395,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance Porch and Hall
  • Sitting and Dining Rooms
  • Breakfast Room/Study
  • Kitchen
  • Downstairs Bath and Cloakrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Shower Room
  • Large Rear Garden Plot with Easily Maintained Front Garden
  • Driveway to Double Garage Retaining Many Period Features
  • No Forward Chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A MOST ATTRACTIVE, SUBSTANTIAL, DETACHED PERIOD COTTAGE (ORIGINALLY 2 COTTAGES) SITUATED IN A MOST PLEASANT RESIDENTIAL CUL-DE-SAC ON A GENEROUS GARDEN PLOT WITHIN EASY ACCESS OF THE TOWN CENTRE AND GILLINGHAM SCHOOL.

ACCOMMODATION: ENTRANCE PORCH; HALL; SITTING ROOM; DINING ROOM; BREAKFAST ROOM/STUDY; KITCHEN; DOWNSTAIRS BATH AND CLOAKROOMS; 4 BEDROOMS: SHOWER ROOM.

FEATURES: LARGE REAR GARDEN PLOT WITH EASILY MAINTAINED FRONT GARDEN; DRIVEWAY TO DOUBLE GARAGE RETAINING MANY PERIOD FEATURES OF CHARACTER; GAS FIRED CENTRAL HEATING; MAINLY SECONDARY GLAZED WINDOWS; NO FORWARD CHAIN.

Accommodation:

Stable-style Door with glazed inset to:

Entrance Porch: Feature exposed stone work; Feature timber panelling to walls; Window with leaded lights to side; Quarry tiled floor; Attractive timber and glazed Door with leaded lights to:

Entrance Hall: Radiator; Walls timber panelled to dado height; Quarry tiled floor.

Kitchen: 15'3" x 8'9" (4.64m x 2.66m). With fitted wall and base units comprising: Work surfaces with inset 1? bowl stainless steel sink unit; Gas cooker point; Cooker extractor hood unit; Space for fridge freezer; Space and plumbing for washing machine and dryer; 2 Radiators; Pine clad ceiling; 3 secondary glazed windows with leaded lights to front.

Sitting Room: 17'6" x 11' narrowing to 10'9" (5.33m x 3.35m narrowing to 3.27m). A most characterful room with a superb feature inglenook fireplace with stone surround, timber lintel over and stone hearth; TV point; Telephone point; 3 Radiators; Ceiling and wall lights; Built-in understairs storage cupboard; 2 secondary glazed windows with deep sills enjoying views of Rear Garden; Feature timber ceiling beams; Part glazed Door to:

Rear Porch: With windows to both sides; Quarry tiled floor; Part glazed Door to the Rear Garden

Dining Room: 22'3" max x 11'1" (6.78m x 3.37m). A spacious room also of enormous character; Feature fireplace; 2 recessed display niches with fitted shelving; 2 Radiators; Wall lights; Timber ceiling beams; 3 secondary glazed windows enjoying views of the Rear Garden.

Breakfast Room/Study: 11'2" x 9'1" (3.40m x 2.76m). One wall having attractive exposed stonework; One wall timber panelled; Telephone point; 2 Radiators; Window with deep sill and leaded lights to front.

Cloakroom: With a fitted suite comprising: Wash hand basin; Low level WC; Radiator; Pine clad ceiling; Obscure glazed window to front; Quarry tiled floor.

Bathroom: 8'9" x 8'3" (2.66m x 2.51m). With a fitted four-piece suite comprising: Bath with mixer tap, shower attachment, folding shower screen, hand grip and tiled surround; Pedestal wash hand basin; Low level WC; Bidet; Radiator; Built-in cupboard housing the gas central heating boiler; Wall mirror with strip light incorporating a shaver point over; Secondary patterned glazed window to side.

First Floor Landing: Stairs with galleried balustrade from Sitting Room; Part timber panelled walls; Large built-in storage cupboard; 2 Radiators; Ceiling and wall lights; Access to loft space; Secondary glazed window enjoying views to the Rear Garden.

Bedroom 1: 12'7" x 11'1" (3.83m x 3.37m). Built-in wardrobe with attractive timber door; 2 Radiators; Twin ceiling and wall lights; Telephone point; Feature ceiling timbers; Secondary glazed window to rear enjoying Garden aspect.

Bedroom 2: 10'8" x 8'5" (3.25m x 2.56m). Radiator; Ceiling beams; Secondary glazed window enjoying lovely view over the Rear Garden.

Bedroom 3: 13'3" max with partial restricted head height to eaves x 11'8" (4.03m x 3.56m). A dual aspect room with 2 Radiators; Double glazed window to front; Velux style window to rear elevation.

Bedroom 4: 11'1" x 8'4" (3.37m x 2.54m). 2 timber panelled walls; Radiator; Ceiling beams; Secondary glazed window enjoying lovely views over the Rear Garden.

Shower Room: With a fitted matching four-piece suite comprising: Tiled shower cubicle with glazed sliding doors; Pedestal wash hand basin with mirror and strip light incorporating a shaver point over; Low level WC; Bidet; Radiator; Part tiled walls; Extractor fan.

Outside: The property is approached to the front via a traditional five-bar gate with matching pedestrian gate to side to the shared Tarmac Driveway (with only one other) leading to the Double Garage 18'6" x 17'6" (5.63m x 5.33m) with its electrically operated remote control up and over door, power and light points, window to rear and part glazed pedestrian door to the Rear Garden. Alongside the Driveway the Front Garden is level, planned for ease of maintenance being laid to 2 areas laid to gravel with stone paved path leading to the Entrance Porch with its exterior lighting. There are a number of inset trees and shrubs. The impressive Rear Garden is of exceptionally good size, laid predominantly to gently sloping lawns with a wide variety of inset shrubs and trees, well stocked rose beds, being enclosed by a combination of fencing and conifer hedging. Below the lawns is a good size stone paved Sun Patio, pedestrian gate onto Bay Lane, Summerhouse on a Hardstanding, Aluminium Framed Greenhouse close to the Ornamental Fishpond. There are external cold water taps and lighting.


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
30 March 2018

Nearest station

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (0.5 mi)
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Townbridge House, High Street, Gillingham, SP8 4AA

01747 633002 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (0.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Chapman Moore, Gillingham

Townbridge House, High Street, Gillingham, SP8 4AA

01747 633002 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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