5 bedroom detached house for sale

Juniper Lodge, 36, Southside Road, Inverness

Sold STC £485,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Porch
  • Hall
  • Lounge
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Study
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 En-Suite Shower Rooms
  • Bathroom
  • Shower Room

Full description

Rarely Available Property!

5 Bedroom Detached Victorian Villa with Detached Garage set in the Highly Sought After Crown Residential Area of Inverness.

Description - Built around 1896, this 5 bedroom detached Victorian villa has been beautifully and lovingly restored by it's current owners. The property blends the old with the new and there are still many original features to be enjoyed such as the Victorian porch, high ceilings, ornate cornicing, sash and case windows and an abundance of fireplaces. The property offers flexible living accommodation with the downstairs bedroom, bathroom, study and kitchen being easily closed off by a door to the main house, ideal for those who may wish to run the property as a Bed & Breakfast. The ground floor also boasts an entrance hall, grand lounge and large dining room with a feature staircase leading to the first floor. There is a modern shower room on the half landing and three large double bedrooms on the first floor, each benefitting from en-suite shower rooms with a further single bedroom off the main landing. The garden to the front is bordered with an array of well established trees, plants and bushes with a footpath leading to the Victorian porch at the front. There is ample off-street parking and a large garage to the rear and a private patio and drying area. Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the traditional charm and contemporary twists that this property has to offer. Juniper Lodge is a warm and welcoming home, ideal for those looking for an income potential or for the ever growing family.

Location - The property is situated in the highly sought-after Crown neighbourhood, within a designated Conservation Area, and is within easy walking distance of the city centre. The local primary school is Crown while older children would attend Millburn Academy. Kingsmills shopping area is a short distance away. Doctors and dental surgeries, churches and hotels are all within easy reach.

Directions - From the Town House in the centre of the city, travel along Castle Street and at the top of the hill continue through the traffic lights onto Culduthel Road. Take the left hand turn for Southside Road and Juniper Lodge is located on the right hand side. Parking is to the rear of the property and is clearly marked, accessed from Mayfield Road.

Porch - 4.67m x 1.85m approx (15'4" x 6'1" appro x) - A door to the front opens from the garden to the original Victorian porch with windows to three side and ornate stained glass details. This is a bright space with plenty of natural light and would be ideal as a sitting area. The porch has been well maintained and boasts the original tiled floor. Door with glazed panel and glazed side panels opens to the entrance hall.

Entrance Hall - 5.25m x 2.75m & 1.29m x 1.24m () - This is a warm and welcoming hall with a feature stove and carved wooden surround. Carpeted wooden staircase leads to the first floor landing. Doors to rear hall, dining room and lounge.

Lounge - 4.88m x 4.25m & 2.7m x 1.57m () - The grand lounge is set to the front of the property with a feature bay window over looking the garden and a further window to the side. A gas stove with attractive surround provides a pleasing focal point to the room. The room boasts many traditional features including original solid wood flooring, high ceilings, cornicing and picture rails.

Dining Room - 4.98m x 4.34m widens at bay (16'4" x 14'3" widens at bay) - This is a bright and spacious room with a bay window to the front and further windows to the side and front. The single window to the front features original stained glass detail. There is a large wooden surround with an open fireplace inset which provides an attractive focal point to the room.

Rear Hall - The rear hall provides access to a downstairs bedroom, bathroom and study. There are doors to two shelved cupboards which provide ample storage provision. Further door to under-stairs cupboard. Door to rear garden. Door to kitchen.

Kitchen - 4.30m x 3.28m (14'1" x 10'9") - The kitchen has been upgraded in recent years and is fitted with a range of modern base and wall units, incorporating an oven, integrated dishwasher and under counter lights. The bespoke Teak worktop incorporates a hob with a chimney style extractor hood above and a sink with mixer tap. The stand-alone Aga provides warmth and is great for cooking but also provides a focal point to the room. There is a window to the rear which looks onto the courtyard style patio. Ceiling mounted clothes pulley. Door to utility room.

Utility Room - 2.41m x 2.16m (7'11" x 7'1") - This is a spacious utility room with fitted base and wall units and a Belfast sink. Window to the side. Space for large fridge/freezer and plumbed for washing machine. Wall mounted gas boiler. Mega-Flow hot water tank.

Bedroom - 3.47m x 3.43m (11'5" x 11'3") - Set with window to the rear of the property this is a good sized double room with ample space for bedroom furniture.

Bathroom - 2.46m x 1.71m (8'1" x 5'7") - Three piece white suite incorporating a wc, vanity style wash hand basin with storage below and spa bath with shower and screen above. Wall mounted mirror with light and storage to side. Heated towel rail. Opaque glazed window to the rear.

Study - 2.35m X 2.17m (7'9" X 7'1") - Set to the side of the property with a window to the rear this room is currently utilised as a study but could also be used as a single bedroom.

Half-Landing - The wooden staircase leads from the entrance hall to the half landing. Large window to the rear floods the stairs with light and features original ornate stained glass detail. Stairs to first floor. Door to shower room.

Shower Room - 2.29m x 2.15 longest/widest (7'6" x 7'1" longest/widest) - The shower room comprises of a white three piece suite with wc, wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Wall mounted mirror and light. Heated towel rail.

Landing - Hatch to partially floored loft. Doors to 4 bedrooms.

Bedroom - 4.34m x 3.84m longest/widest (14'3" x 12'7" longest/widest) - The bedroom is set with a window to the rear of the property and features an original open fire place. Door to cupboard with hanging rail and shelf. Door to en-suite shower room.

En-Suite Shower Room - 2.51m x 1.20m longest/widest (8'3" x 3'11" longest/widest) - Three piece suite comprising of wc, wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Wall mounted mirror and light. Wall mounted glass display shelf. Heated towel rail.

Bedroom - 4.52m x 4.33m L/W excl. bay (14'10" x 14'2" L/W ex cl. bay) - This generously sized bedroom is set to the front with a bay window looking over the garden. Feature open fireplace with wooden surround. Door to cupboard with hanging rail and shelf. Door to en-suite shower room.

En-Suite Shower Room - 2.41m x 1.20m (7'11" x 3'11") - Three piece suite comprising of wc, wash hand basin and large shower cubicle. Wall mounted mirror and light. Wall mounted glass display shelf. Heated towel rail.

Bedroom - 4.91m x 4.38m longest/widest (16'1" x 14'4" longest/widest) - Currently used as a twin bedroom this is a bright and airy room with a large window to the front over looking the garden. Feature open fireplace with surround. Door to cupboard with hanging rail and shelf. Door to en-suite.

En-Suite Shower Room - 2.41m x 1.19m (7'11" x 3'11") - Three piece suite comprising of wc, wash hand basin and large shower cubicle. Wall mounted mirror and light. Wall mounted glass display shelf. Heated towel rail.

Bedroom - 2.77m x 2.35m (9'1" x 7'9") - This is a good sized single bedroom set with window to the side.

Garage - 6.34m x 3.82m approx (20'10" x 12'6" appro x) - This is a large garage with up and over door to front. Window and pedestrian door to side. Power and light.

Garden - The garden to the front is laid to grass with a variety of established trees, plants and bushes. A gate to the front opens from the pavement and leads you to the porch. The high wall around the grounds provides privacy. There is a further gate to the side which gives access to a covered drying area which in turn gives access to the rear. The rear garden is split in two with a large area laid to lock block which allows for ample off-street parking and leads to the detached garage. There is a further area to the rear which is laid to paving with a greenhouse and provides a private space, ideal for al fresco dining.

Heating - The property benefits from gas central heating.

Glazing - The subjects are predominantly single glazed sash and case windows.

Extras - The fitted floor coverings, curtains blinds, oven, hob, extractor hood and dishwasher are included in the sale. Please note that other items may be available subject to separate negotiation.

Council Tax - The current Council Tax band on this property is Band G. You should be aware that this may be subject to change upon the sale of the property.

Services - The subjects benefit from mains water, electricity and gas. Drainage is to the public sewer.

Entry - By mutual agreement.

Viewing - Contact Anderson Shaw & Gilbert on on Monday - Friday 9am until 5pm to arrange an appointment to view. If calling on an evening or weekend, please call the Highland Solicitors' Property Centre on and they will be able to arrange a viewing on your behalf.

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The above particulars, although believed to be correct, are not guaranteed, and any
measurements stated therein are approximate only. Purchasers should note that the Selling Agents have NOT tested any of the electrical items or mechanical equipment (e.g. oven, central heating system, etc.) included in the sale. Any photographs used are purely illustrative and may demonstrate only the surrounds. They are NOT therefore to be taken as indicative of the extent of the property, or that the photographs are taken from within the boundaries of the property, or what it included in the sale.


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  • Inverness (0.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Anderson, Shaw & Gilbert Ltd, Inverness - Sales

York House 20, Church Street, Inverness, IV1 1ED

01463 568027 Local call rate

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