3/4 BEDROOM DUPLEX APARTMENT WITH TERRACE & COURTYARD GARDEN WITHIN SHORT FLAT WALK OF TOWN & BEACH
Swanage is a desirable residential area and a popular holiday and second home destination, with a multitude of attractions and events throughout the year. Sitting on the eastern edge of the Purbeck peninsular the sandy beaches extend the length of Swanage Bay. As well as the constant draw of the beaches Swanage boasts being part of the World Heritage Jurassic Coast, the Historic Steam Railway, a variety of Restaurants and Character Pubs, good Schools and a unique assortment of Shops.
This duplex apartment is ideally located within a short flat walk of the main town, sandy beaches and all amenities. Part of a pretty Victorian terrace with brick and render frontage and bay windows, the exterior has kerbside appeal. The rear of the property offers views to St. Mary’s Church and rooftop views towards the Mill Pond.
The Front Door opens into a communal hallway with separate Front door and stairs rising to the first floor Apartment. On the first floor of the Apartment the Sitting Room, located to the front of the property, enjoys a large bay window bringing plenty of light to the room, with high ceilings, picture rails and original fully functional cast iron fireplace and there is ample room for comfortable seating making a lovely cosy room. The Kitchen, located to the rear of the first floor, is spacious and light with dual aspect east facing window and south facing patio doors, a good selection of modern wall and base units with inset sink and gas hob with extractor hood over and integrated oven. Undercounter space is plumbed for dishwasher and washing machine and there is plenty of room for a full height fridge/freezer, dining table and chairs, with the patio doors opening on to a raised deck terrace extending the entertaining space outside. There are two bedrooms on the first floor, Bedroom 1, a lovely light double room with south facing window and original feature cast iron fireplace with plenty of space for wardrobes. Bedroom 2, currently being used as a study, is a single room at the front of the house. The Family Bathroom is also on the first floor and comprises of bath with overhead shower, wash basin, w.c. and heated towel rail.
Second Floor – Stairs lead up to a half landing with storage cupboards and south facing window creating lovely natural light to the staircase, more steps take you to the second floor landing giving access to Bedroom 3, a bright double bedroom with south facing dormer window, beautiful ornate cast iron feature fireplace, built in wardrobe and eaves storage cupboards. Bedroom 4 is a compact single room with velux roof light.
Outside – A lovely south facing raised sun terrace accessed from the Kitchen provides a sheltered, enclosed space to sit, relax and enjoy al fresco dining whilst overlooking established trees, the church grounds and gardens towards the Mill Pond. A wooden staircase descends to a rear courtyard garden with shed.
Gas fired central heating. Sold with the Freehold.