Castle Road, Salisbury

£595,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
A substantial, detached, period house with a large garden and planning consent to extend.

Porch, entrance hall, cloakroom, sitting room, kitchen, dining room, study/playroom, WC, five bedrooms, study/bedroom 6, family bathroom, ensuite bathroom, double garage and off-street parking.

Situated in an elevated position at the far end of Castle Road, No. 285 is an impressive period house which has some delightful, open views over Hudson s Field and beyond. Internally the rooms are light and airy and of very good proportions. Our clients have planning consent granted for an extension and improvement including demolishing the existing garage, lowering the driveway, erecting a new garage with annexe above and a single storey extension to the rear of the property.

Castle Road is well known in the city as being a very good residential area, there is ready access to open walks either at Hudson s Field, the English Heritage site of Old Sarum and the countryside beyond. There is good access to Five Rivers Leisure Centre, a Waitrose Home store, local convenience store etc whilst the city centre offers a wider range of shopping, educational, leisure and cultural facilities, with South Wilts Grammar School for girls being within walking distance. Salisbury has a mainline railway station with trains to London Waterloo, journey time approximately 90 minutes and also supports a well thought of Playhouse and twice weekly charter market.

The house is approached from Castle Road via either steps or a path which leads up to the glazed front door which opens into:

ENTRANCE PORCH

With a tiled floor and a wooden front door opening into the:

ENTRANCE HALL

Wide and welcoming with space for some pieces of furniture. Stairs to the first floor landing, a useful coats cupboard, further understairs storage cupboard, telephone point and a door to the:

CLOAKROOM

Fitted with a white suite of low level WC, wash hand basin, wall tiling and two wall mounted mirrors. Track spotlights and extractor fan.

SITTING ROOM

A very light and airy room with a wide bay window with delightful and far reaching views. There is an impressive marble fireplace with gas fire set in, telephone and television points and two wall light points.

KITCHEN

With a wide window overlooking the rear garden and fitted with a good range of painted wooden high and low level storage units with space for a five-ring, range style cooker (with extractor hood over) and space and plumbing for a dishwasher and washing machine. There is space for a tall fridge/freezer whilst the worktop incorporates a stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer taps over. Tiled splashbacks, hatch through to the dining room, ceiling track spotlights. There is a walk-in pantry with space for a tumble dryer and with a wall mounted, gas fired, Gloworm boiler for central heating and hot water. From the kitchen there is an opening to a:

REAR LOBBY

This has a tiled floor and a door to the garden.

DINING ROOM

Of generous proportions with ample space for a dining table and associated furniture. Parquet flooring, glazed sliding doors to the garden, hatch to the kitchen, television point and a door to the:

STUDY/PLAYROOM

Running the depth of the house, this has good views, a laminate floor and useful built-in storage.

REAR LOBBY

With a door to the garden and a door to the:

WC

Fitted with a useful gardener s loo .

From the entrance hall the original staircase leads up to the second floor where it splits in two. At the far end of the landing there is a substantial built-in store room which could be converted to a bath or shower room, whilst at the other end there is a bullseye window with an appealing view and a door to the:

BATHROOM

Fitted with a suite of low level WC, wash hand basin and a bath with mixer taps and shower over. Wall tiling, two wall mounted mirrors, ceiling spotlights. There is a built-in airing cupboard with lagged hot water tank and slated shelving.

NB: Please note the bedrooms are listed in order of viewing rather than size.

BEDROOM 1

A generous single room overlooking the garden.

BEDROOM 2

A double bedroom overlooking the garden.

BEDROOM 3

Another double bedroom overlooking the rear garden.

BEDROOM 4

The principal bedroom, this is of very good proportions and has a wide bay window with far reaching views. Television point and door to the:

ENSUITE BATHROOM

Fitted with a white suite of low level WC, deep bath, pedestal wash hand basin and fully enclosed shower cubicle with mixer shower and both monsoon and handheld shower heads. Wall mounted mirror, full height tiling, heated towel rail and ceiling spotlights.

STUDY/BEDROOM 6

With an attractive outlook over Hudson s Field.

From the first floor landing, a staircase leads to the second floor where there is a further landing with access to attic/storage space, and a Velux roof-light.

BEDROOM 5

A very good size bedroom with wonderful views and a built-in electric heater.

OUTSIDE

To the rear of the property lies a large garden measuring approximately 0.125 of an acre. This is gently sloping and has a patio closest to the house with steps up to the remainder of the garden. This is laid predominately to lawn with an area of patio to one side. The garden is edged with deep flower beds containing mature flowering shrubs and trees along with a variety of spring bulbs. There is a summerhouse, greenhouse, garden shed, compost area and log store, along with an outside tap. To the front of the property is a double garage measuring 18 x 15 (external), which has an up and over door and an inspection pit. There is off-street parking in front of this and further, tandem off-street parking spaces to one side.

SERVICES

Mains electricity, water, gas and drainage are available.

BROADBAND

BT.com suggests that maximum speeds of 80MB are available with fibre broadband through BT.

TENURE

Freehold.

COUNCIL TAX

Band F. Charge for 2018/19 - £2,712.00

POST CODE

SP1 3SB

TO VIEW

By appointment only please through Myddelton & Major, 49 High Street, Salisbury, SP1 2PD.

Tel 01722 337575

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Our Reference: 18916.190117

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Myddelton & Major

49 High Street, Salisbury

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