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Sandilands Close, East Stour, Gillingham - £320,000 Sold Subject to Contract

Property Details

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An attractive looking detached village home with three double sized bedrooms, presented to the market with the advantage of no onward chain and enjoying a quiet cul de sac location backing onto pasture and boasting some countryside views. The property has been a very much loved home to the seller for about forty years. The property benefits from uPVC double glazing and oil fired central heating to radiators. This delightful home offers a bright,well laid out interior with good proportioned rooms. It offers comfortable living with the option to enhance and change to one's own taste. The property will go a long way to meet many potential buyers requirements - from those looking for a family home and equally for those in their leisure years. A viewing is vital to truly appreciate this lovely home not just on the inside but also the wonderful mature gardens as well as its location.


Ground Floor

Reception Hall

Timber front door with inset leaded light pane opens into a good sized welcoming hall. Window to the front of the property. Ceiling light. Radiator. Central heating thermostat. Coat hooks. Stairs rising to the first floor with cupboard under housing the electrical consumer unit and fitted with a shelf. Doors to the garage, cloakroom, kitchen and to the:-

Sitting Room (5.16m'' x 3.33m'' / 16'11'' x 10'11'')

Enjoying views over the front and rear gardens. Ceiling light. Two radiators. Power points. Open fireplace with timber mantel, stone slip and tiled hearth with a wood fender. Arch to the:-

Dining Room (3.63m'' x 3.05m / 11'11'' x 10')

Sliding patio doors opening to the paved seating area to the back of the house. Ceiling light. Power points. Door to the:-

Kitchen (3.35m'' x 3.30m'' / 11'16'' x 10'10'')

Window to the side aspect and overlooking the rear garden and countryside in the distance. Ceiling light. Radiator. Oil fired central heating boiler and programmer. Fitted with a range of wood grain effect kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, separate drawer unit and eye level cupboards and cabinets with open ended display shelves. Good amount of work surfaces. Part tiled walls. One and half bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap. Integrated under counter fridge and freezer. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Built in electric oven. Door to the:-


Part glazed door to the side. Ceiling light. Coat hooks. Lino tiled floor.


Obscured glazed window to the front elevation. Ceiling light. Low level WC. Wall mounted wash hand basin with mirror over.

First Floor


Stairs rise to the landing with window to the front. Ceiling light. Access to the loft space with drop down ladder, light and part boarded. Radiator. Power point. Large airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and fitted with slatted shelves. Doors to all arooms.

Master Bedroom (5.13m'' x 3.30m'' / 16'10'' x 10'10'')

Boasting a double aspect with window to the front and overlooking the rear garden and countryside. Ceiling light. Two radiators. Power points.

Bedroom Two (3.61m'' x 3.33m'' / 11'10'' x 10'11'')

Window to the rear and side, both enjoying rural views. Ceiling light. Economy 7 electric heater. Power points. Two fitted cupboards, one with shelves, the other with hanging rail and shelf.

Bedroom Three (3.63m'' x 3.07m'' / 11'11'' x 10'1'')

Window with outlook to the rear and enjoying countryside views. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Exposed floorboards.


Obscured glazed window with tiled sill to the side elevation. Slightly sloping ceiling with light. Heated towel rail. Mirror fronted bathroom cabinet. Pedestal wash hand basin and enamel bath. Part tiled walls.


Window to the front. Ceiling light. Low level WC. Access to eaves storage.


Parking and Garage (4.67m'' x 3.07m'' / 15'4'' x 10'1'')

Maximum measurement. The property is approached from the cul de sac onto a tarmacadam drive with space to park a car and option to create additional parking. The garage has an up and over door, light and power plus window to the side and door to the reception hall.


The front garden is partly laid to lawn and beds planted with mature shrubs and trees. There is access to the rear garden from both sides of the property. This is mostly lawn with a paved seating area immediately to the back of the house where there is also an outside tap. There are well stocked beds planted with a variety of flowers, shrubs and trees. There is also a summerhouse and timber garden shed. The garden is well proportioned to the property, enclosed by timber fencing and hedgerow and enjoys a sunny aspect.


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 left hand side towards the end of the cul de sac.