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High Street, Swanage, 7 Bed House - Detached  For Sale

Asking Price £575,000

Property Information

  • 5 Reception Rooms
  • 7 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms

Property Reference 3700

Register Interest
A character Grade II Listed detached house in need of further refurbishment and offering adaptable 7/8 bedroom, 2/3 reception room accommodation. 4 bath or shower rooms, kitchen and family room, conservatory, kitchenette/utility room, gas central heating, south facing rear garden, rural views. Large family house offering home and income potential.

    SITUATION:

    In a prominent position set above, and back from the High Street approximately one mile from Swanage town centre, sea front and main beach. Local amenities, including a small supermarket and sub post Office are situated nearby as are two local schools – St Marks primary school, and the Swanage School for 11-16 year olds. The property is also convenient for, and has views of, open country.

    DESCRIPTION:

    A unique and spacious character house in need of further refurbishment and originally built, we understand, in 1861. The property has stone and rendered elevations under a stone roof which we believe was overhauled in the 1990’s and offers adaptable accommodation over three floors with 7 or 8 bedrooms, 2 or 3 reception rooms and 4 bath/shower rooms. The rear garden faces south.

    ENTRANCE HALL:

    Wooden front door, radiator, stone floor, under stairs storage area.

    RECEPTION ROOM (N):

    (3.89m) x (3.79m) plus alcoves. ((12'9") x (12'5"
    Wooden floor, rural views.

    RECEPTION ROOM (S):

    (5.76m) x (2.88m). ((18'10") x (9'5"). )
    Stone floor, radiator. Sliding door to:

    CONSERVATORY (S & E):

    (4.04m) x (3.23m). ((13'3") x (10'7"). )
    Purbeck stone plinth with timber framed double glazed windows and door to garden, translucent roofing.

    KITCHEN (W):

    (3.67m) x (2.86m). ((12'0") x (9'4").)
    Radiator, space for fridge/freezer, shelved store cupboards, stone floor, single drainer inset sink unit with mixer tap and work surfaces with drawers, cupboards space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher under, Worcester gas boiler, space for range style gas cooker. Opening to:

    FAMILY ROOM (N):

    (4.06m) x (3.83m). ((13'3") x (12'6"). )
    Wood floor, wall light points, TV aerial point, open fireplace, cupboard in alcove, telephone point, rural views.

    BEDROOM 8/ RECEPTION 3 (S):

    14’9” (4.51m) x 13’4” (4.08m). Radiator, tiled floor, one UPVC double glazed window, TV aerial point. Door to:

    KITCHENETTE/UTILITY ROOM (S):

    (2.86m) x (1.42m). ((9'4") x (4'7"). )
    Tiled floor, single drainer stainless steel sink unit and two ring electric hob, drawers and fridge under, stainless steel splash back, double wall cupboard, UPVC double glazed window. Door leading outside and door to:

    SHOWER ROOM:

    Tiled floor, vanity wash basin with mixer tap, fully tiled shower cubicle, radiator, obscure double glazed window, low level w.c., part tiled walls.

    FIRST FLOOR

    LANDING (N):

    Radiator.

    BEDROOM 5 (S):

    (3.8m) x (2.86m). ((12'5") x (9'4").)
    Wood floor, radiator. Interconnecting door to:

    BEDROOM 2 (N):

    (3.87m) x (3.78m). ((12'8") x (12'4"). )
    Wood floor, radiator, cast iron fireplace, rural views.

    SHOWER ROOM:

    Obscure double glazed window, towel radiator, wash basin, shower cubicle, low level w.c.

    BEDROOM 1 (N):

    (3.67m) x (3.67m). ((12'0") x (12'0"). )
    Wood floor, radiator, feature stone fireplace. Opening to:

    BATHROOM:

    (3.69m) x (2.81m). ((12'1") x (9'2").)
    Low level w.c., wash basin, free standing Victorian style bath with mixer tap, cast iron fireplace.

    SECOND FLOOR

    LANDING (N):

    Radiator, rural views.

    BEDROOM 6 (E):

    (3.33m) x (2.82m). ((10'11") x (9'3"). )
    Wood floor.

    BATHROOM:

    Obscure double glazed window, panelled bath with shower over, wash basin with tiled splash back, low level w.c., towel radiator, access to loft space.

    BEDROOM 7 (W):

    (3.15m) x (2.78m). ((10'4") x (9'1"). )
    Wood floor, radiator.

    BEDROOM 3 (N):

    (3.69m) x (3.66m). ((12'1") x (12'0"). )
    Radiator, TV aerial point, rural views.

    BEDROOM 4 (N):

    (3.78m) x (3.66m). ((12'4") x (12'0"). )
    Wood floor, radiator, TV aerial point, rural views.

    OUTSIDE:

    Stone steps lead up to the front garden with areas of lawn each side of a central stone path, flower and shrub beds, ornamental trees. Side access to the walled rear garden which faces south and has been landscaped to provide seating areas, gravelled pathways, terraced flower and shrub beds, there are trees and the upper garden has a hard standing for a timber shed.

    SERVICES:

    All main services are connected. N.B. Any services or appliances mentioned above have not been tested by Miles & Son.

    COUNCIL TAX:

    Band F: £2920.66 payable for 2017/18 (excluding discounts).

    VIEWING:

    By appointment only please, with the Agents MILES & SON. Our office is open Monday-Friday 9.00am-5.30 pm and Saturday 9.00am-4pm April-October inclusive, 9.00am-12.30 pm at other times. Lunchtimes included.

    THE PROPERTY MISDESCRIPTION ACT 1991:

    These particulars have been prepared to the best of our knowledge and belief in accordance with the Act and they shall not constitute an offer or the basis of any contract. Our inspection of the property was purely to prepare these particulars and no form of survey, structural or otherwise was carried out. Defects and/or other matters may be revealed on a survey carried out on your instructions. Room measurements, taken in accordance with the RICS recommended practice, to the nearest three inches. Site measurements where given, are approximate and intended only as a guide as obstacles may well have prevented accuracy. An appointment to view should be made and all negotiations conducted through Miles & Son.

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    High Street, Swanage

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    Railway House, 2 Rempstone Road,
    Swanage,
    Dorset. BH19 1DW

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