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Wavering Lane West, Gillingham - £375,000 For Sale

Property Details

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An appealing semi detached characterful home with three double bedrooms, offered for sale with no onward chain and situated in a no through lane with countryside on the doorstep. The property boasts a semi rural but not isolated location on the edge of the town, just a short walk to some delightful riverside walks with the town centre and mainline train station within easy reach. We believe that the property dates to the 1920s and retains some lovely features, such as the pane glass windows with transom windows above, high ceilings, picture rails, beautiful woodblock flooring to the sitting/dining room and two wonderful fireplaces. The property also benefits from double glazing throughout, gas fired central heating from a combination boiler and has been improved in recent years with the addition of a conservatory. This lovely home offers bright, well proportioned rooms with an easy to use layout that will certainly meet the needs of many potential buyers, from those looking for a family home to those looking for something in their leisure years. This delightful property must be viewed to truly appreciate what it has to offer, as well as its' pleasant location.


Ground Floor

Porch and Entrance Hall

Three quarter pane glass double doors open out to allow access to the porch, which has a pitched ceiling and obscured glazed pane glass window to the side. Exposed brick wall. Flagstone floor. Part glazed door with window to the side opens into the entrance hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Central heating programmer. Radiator. Power points. Stairs rising to the first floor with storage cupboard under and panelled doors to the cloakroom and to the:-

Sitting/Dining Room

Pane glass window overlooking the front garden and into the conservatory to the rear. Ceiling and wall lights. Picture rail. Two radiators. Power and television points. Feature fireplace with timber surround and display shelves plus coal effect electric fire. Wood block flooring. White panelled door to the:-


Two pane glass windows to the side and one to the side into the conservatory. Recessed ceiling lights. Smoke detector. Wall mounted gas fired combination boiler. Power points. Fitted with a range of wood grain effect kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, separate drawer unit and shelving. Good amount of work surfaces. Stainless steel sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and slimline dishwasher. Space for a fridge/freezer. Range style cooker with electric ovens and gas hob. Ceramic tile effect vinyl flooring. Part glazed door to the:-


Of uPVC construction with low wall, windows overlooking the garden and part glazed door to the side opening to the garden. Exposed painted brick wall. Ceramic tile effect vinyl flooring.


Pane glass window to the side aspect. Ceiling light. Wall mounted electrical consumer unit. Low level WC with dual flush facility and wall mounted wash hand basin. Radiator.

First Floor

Galleried Landing

Stairs rise and return up to a part galleried landing with pane glass window to the front enjoying a fabulous view over the countryside opposite. Ceiling lights. Access to the loft space. Smoke detector. Tow radiators. Power and telephone points. Panelled doors to all rooms.

Bedroom One

Pane glass window to the front boasting wonderful rural views. Ceiling and wall lights. Radiator. Power points. Victorian style fireplace with black iron grate.

Bedroom Two

Pane glass window with outlook over the rear garden. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Victorian style fireplace with black iron grate.

Bedroom Three

Window to the rear aspect. Ceiling light. Wall shelf. Radiator. Power points.


Pane glass window to the side elevation. Recessed ceiling lights. Extractor fan. Wall shelf. Part tiled and part wood panelled walls. Radiator. Fitted with a suite consisting of low level WC, bath with central mixer tap and shower over plus full height tiling to the surrounding walls and shower screen and pedestal wash hand basin with illuminating mirror over. Vinyl flooring.



The property is approached from the lane via a path that leads to the front door and along the side of the house to the rear garden. The front garden has been beautifully landscaped for easy maintenance with a brick and slate chipping circle enclosed by a low private hedge and shielded from the by mature shrubs. There is the possibility to created parking by removing part of the front garden. The rear garden is partly laid paving stone and shingle for easy maintenance and bordered by shrub and flower beds. There is an old outbuilding with two stores and old WC. The garden is of a manageable size with good privacy.


From Gillingham Town

Proceed down the High Street bearing right into Queen's Street. At the junction with Le Neubourg Way turn left. Take the next right into Cemetary Road which leads into Rollsbridge. Proceed to the end of the road and turn right onto Wavering Lane West. The property will be found on the right hand side where the lane widens. Postcode SP8 4NR