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Sandilands Close, East Stour, Gillingham - £360,000 For Sale

Property Details

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A bright and spacious detached family home with three double bedrooms offering flexible room usage and in a quiet and sought after cul de sac in the village of East Stour. The property was built in the late 1960s and has the much loved home to our sellers for the last sixteen years. During this time the property has been extremely well maintained and has had all of the windows replaced with uPVC double glazing. In addition, the property has oil fired central heating via radiators. This lovely home offers well proportioned comfortable rooms that will certainly meet many potential buyers needs and must be viewed to really appreciate the size and layout as well as the location, which is within walking distance to the village hall, which hosts a variety of events and the 'Crown' Inn with accommodation and serving food. Not far away is the popular Udder farm shop with restaurant.


Ground Floor

Porch and Entrance Hall

Glazed door opening into the uPVC porch with full height windows to the front and side. Outside light, power point. Stone flooring. Timber door with glass panes opens into a large and welcoming reception hall. Obscured glazed window to the front. Window giving borrowed light from the dining room. Ceiling light. Central heating thermostat. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Stairs rising to the first floor with cupboard under housing the electrics, fitted with coat hooks and automatic lighting. White panelled door to the cloakroom and pane glass doors to the study, kitchen and the:-

Sitting Room (5.11m'' x 3.35m / 16'9'' x 11')

Boasting a double outlook with windows overlooking the front and the rear gardens. Ceiling and wall lights. Coved. Radiator. Power and television points. Feature Victorian style fireplace with tiled slip and hearth and coal effect gas (bottled) fire. Wood block flooring. Arch to the:-

Dining Room (3.61m'' x 3.02m'' / 11'10'' x 9'11'')

Window and glazed door to the rear. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power points. Wood block flooring. Opening to the:-

Kitchen (3.53m'' x 3.33m'' / 11'7'' x 10'11'')

Enjoying a double aspect with window to the side and overlooking the rear garden. Ceiling light. Power points. Fitted with a range of country style kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards with drawers, separate drawer unit with deep pan drawers and open ended display shelves plus eye level cupboards and cabinets. Generous amount of wood effect work surfaces. Part tiled walls. One and half bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for a dishwasher. Space for a fridge/freezer. Bottled gas range style cooker with extractor hood over,available by separate negotiation. Tiled floor. Pane glass door to the:-


Part glazed door to the carport. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Power points. Wood effect work surfaces. Part tiled walls. Circular stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for tumble dryer. Tiled floor.

Study/Bedroom Four (4.65m'' x 3.07m'' / 15'3'' x 10'1'')

Benefiting from a double outlook with window to the side and the front. Ceiling lights. Two radiators. Power points.


Obscured glazed window to the front elevation. Ceiling light. Vanity style wash hand basin with mono tap. Low level WC with economy flush facility. Part tiled walls.

First Floor


Stairs rise to the landing with window tot he front elevation. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Access to the loft space with drop down ladder and light. Central heating programmer. Power point. Airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder, fitted with shelves, hanging rail and automatic lighting.

Master Bedroom (5.11m'' x 3.33m'' / 16'9'' x 10'11'')

Boasting a double aspect with window to the front and rear with partial views. Ceiling and recessed lights. Radiator. Power and television points. Fitted with two double wardrobes with hanging rail, dressing table with drawers plus overhead storage.

Bedroom Two (3.63m'' x 3.33m'' / 11'11'' x 10'11'')

Window to the side and rear with some partial views. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Two fitted single wardrobes with hanging rail and shelf and walls shelves in between.

Bedroom Three (3.61m'' x 3.00m'' / 11'10'' x 9'10'')

Window overlooking the rear garden and with partial views. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power and television points. Wall shelf.


Obscured glazed window to the side elevation. Ceiling light. Part tiled walls. Shaver socket. Radiator/heated towel rail. Access to eaves storage. Bath with mixer tap and telephone style shower attachment and vanity style wash hand basin with mixer tap. Wall mounted hairdryer. Wood effect vinyl flooring.


High level obscured glazed window to the front elevation. Ceiling light. Radiator. Wall mounted corner wash hand basin with tiled splash back. Low level WC with economy flush facility. Wall shelves. Access to eaves storage.


Parking and Gardens

The property is accessed from the cul de sac onto a tarmacadam drive leading up to the carport. There is space to park about four cars. The oil fired central heating boiler is located under the carport. The rest of the front garden is laid to lawn with mature shrub and flower beds. A wrought iron gate opens to the side of the property where there is a paved seating area beneath a pergola. The remaining garden is laid to gravel paths, slate beds and raised planters. There is also a fruit cage, greenhouse and timber shed plus the oil tank. A part glazed door opening from the rear garden into the carport. The front of the property enjoys the morning sun whilst the rear garden enjoys the afternoon and evening sun.


From the Gillingham Office

Leave Gillingham via Newbury turning right at the lights heading towards Sturminster Newton. Go passed the 'Crown' Inn on your right and round the bend. The turning to Sandilands will be found a short distance on the left hand side and the property will be on the right hand side.