- SPACIOUS 5 BEDROOM DETACHED FAMILY HOME
- MOMENTS FROM THE BEACH
- SOUTH FACING REAR GARDEN
- EASY WALK TO TOWN CENTER
- GARAGE & AMPLE OFF ROAD PARKING
- BEAUTIFUL PERIOD FEATURES
- GAS CENTRAL HEATING
- 2 BEDROOMS EN SUITE
- FAMILY BATHROOM & SEPARATE GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM
- SOUGHT AFTER LOCATION
SUBSTANTIAL 5 BEDROOM DETACHED HOUSE IN QUIET SOUGHT AFTER LOCATION WITH GARAGE, PARKING & LARGE ESTABLISHED SOUTH FACING GARDEN, WITHIN A SHORT EASY WALK OF THE BEACH AND TOWN.
Swanage is well known for being a family orientated seaside town, with the sandy beaches of Swanage Bay, Studland Bay and Shell Bay within a short walk or drive. The town has a diversity of shops, restaurants, cafes, public houses and attractions such as the Historic Swanage Steam Railway, The World Heritage Jurassic Coast and South West Coastal Path as well as all local amenities and schools.
Battlemead is a desirable and quiet road, situated to the northern side of the town centre. Built of red brick with large windows and feature bays under a tiled roof, this house is visually appealing and welcoming. Benefitting from spacious rooms, a south aspect rear garden and plenty of parking to the front, all complimenting a perfectly situated family home.
Ground Floor - A beautiful arched Entrance Porch with double doors welcomes you into the inner Front Door, whilst providing plenty of storage for coats & shoes. The Front Door opens into an airy Hallway with all principle rooms leading off. The very generous Dining Room is located to front of the house with a large picture window overlooking the front garden, spacious enough to comfortably seat 12 people, making a fabulous space for entertaining. An arched opening leads straight through to the Kitchen/Breakfast Room, a bright room with south facing window overlooking the rear garden. Stylishly designed with a good selection of wall and base units with inset double sink, integral dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine and tumble drier. A centre island frames a free standing range cooker with extractor fan over, whilst providing a breakfast bar to sit and enjoy light meals or socialise whilst cooking. The back door opens to the side of the house and a fantastic walk in pantry provides masses of extra storage with space for undercounter wine cooler. From the Kitchen a door opens into the Living Room located to the rear of the property, with two sets of south facing sliding patio doors which open directly onto the paved terrace. This room is light and airy providing a comfortable space to relax and enjoy the rear garden throughout the year. A feature fireplace enhances the room bringing a cosiness for winter evenings along with centre and wall lighting. Doors lead from the Living Room back to the main hall and to an Office/Study with further door to Garage. The Sitting Room located to the front of the property is a lovely light room with large bay window overlooking the front garden. There is plenty of space for comfortable seating and a small dining table and chairs fits nicely into the bay window, a classic feature fireplace with gas fire completes this very cosy room. Also located off the hallway is a fully tiled shower room with walk in shower, wash basin with vanity unit, w.c., and heated towel rail. There is also a storage cupboard under the stairs and separate coat & shoe cupboard.
First Floor – A wonderful sweeping solid wood staircase leads up to the first floor Landing with sky light bringing lots of natural light and access to 5 bedrooms and bathroom. The Master Bedroom located to the front of the house is a substantial double room with built in wardrobes providing ample storage and large En Suite Bathroom comprising of jacuzzi corner bath, walk in shower, wash basin, w.c., heated towel rail and fully tiled walls. Bedroom 2 also located to the front of the house is a good size double room benefitting from the bay window. A light room with plenty of space for wardrobes and other bedroom furniture. Bedroom 3, located to the rear of the property is a dual aspect double room overlooking the rear garden, with En Suite Shower Room comprising of walk in shower, wash basin, w.c. and fully tiled walls. Bedroom 4, also to the rear is a reasonable sized double or twin room with south facing window making a light and cheerful room. Bedroom 5 is a compact single room located to the front of the house overlooking the front garden. The Family Bathroom has bath with electric shower over and shower screen, wash basin, w.c., fully tiled walls and large storage/airing cupboard containing hot water tank.
Outside & Garage – The Garage runs the length of the property, to provide in line car storage or a significant storage area. Accessed from the front through up and over garage door or internally from the office/study. The rear part of the garage would make an extensive games room with access at the rear to another storeroom which in turn can be accessed from the rear garden. A brick built summerhouse at the very rear of the garage/store has patio doors which open up bringing the garden in. A lovely comfortable space to sit and enjoy the sunshine and excellent for outside entertaining. The front garden separated from the pavement by a low brick wall has tarmac driveway providing plenty of parking and with a low brick retaining wall planted with trees and shrubs making a green screen from the road. There is paved side access from the front to the rear which opens at the rear onto a raised paved terrace and large lawn. Enclosed with fencing and hedge the garden is well manicured with established shrubs, apple and plum trees, a greenhouse, good size garden shed and vegetable plot. An ideal family area to relax, play and entertain.
Gas central heating and UPVC windows throughout. Fully carpeted with wooden laminate flooring throughout the Hallway and Dining Room, tiled floors in the Kitchen and vinyl flooring in all Bathrooms and ground floor Shower Room.