Under Offer

£225,000 Offers Around

Richmond House, Thurso Road, Wick, Caithness, KW1 5LE

4 bedroom semi-detached for sale

Property Details

The Property
A rare opportunity to purchase this charming and well-presented traditional semi-detached stone built residence which is ideally situated within a quiet residential area of the town and within walking distance of the new Wick High School Campus and Newton Primary School. This prestigious home retains many of its original town house features and benefits from gas central heating, and double glazing throughout. In immaculate decorative order the spacious accommodation comprises kitchen/diner, dining room, lounge, four bedrooms, two bathrooms, W/C, utility room and pantry.   The property sits in large enclosed well maintained and established gardens, with a gravelled driveway offering ample parking for several vehicles to the front. To the rear the large enclosed garden is mainly laid with grass, with flower beds, established trees, garden pond, wooden chicken coop, Robinsons lean to greenhouse and patio area.  A particular feature of this garden is the insulated summer house, which permits enjoyment of the garden, even on those less than temperate days. Viewing is recommended to fully appreciate this lovely home.

The Area
Wick is the most northerly town on the East Coast of Scotland and on the very popular NC500 tourist route. It is a Royal Burgh and County town with the Council offices and the Sheriff Court, offering shoppers multiple stores such as Boots, Co-op, Lidl, Tesco, Homebase, Superdrug and Argos, together with all the Scottish banks. Primary and secondary education is fully provided. Sporting facilities include a fine links golf course, squash club and public swimming pool/gymnasium. Wick has an Airport with direct flights to Aberdeen and Edinburgh and a railway and bus link to Inverness and further south. Wick is also close to the ferry terminals leading on to Orkney Islands.

Wooden exterior door to –

Vestibule – Original tiled flooring.  Wooden half glazed stained glassed door and side screens to –

Main Hall – Accessing lounge/dining room, back hall, stairs to split landing.  One single power point.  Two radiators.  Under stairs storage cupboards.  Original tiled flooring.

Lounge/Dining Room –  8.46m x 4.45m at widest point.  Double aspect.  Four double power points.  One single power point.  Two telephone connection points. Two radiators. Alcove with display shelves and storage cupboard below.   Caithness stone fireplace with wooden surround and inset multi fuel stove. Original Victorian wooden doors which can be closed to separate the lounge from the dining room.  Original wooden flooring in dining room area. Glazed French doors to rear garden.   Door to –

Butlers Pantry – One single power point.  Telephone connection point.  Original cupboards, shelving and stone sink.  Wooden flooring.

Back Hall – Accessing kitchen/diner.  Storage cupboard.

Kitchen/Diner – 4.54m x 3.67m.   Four double power points.  Telephone connection point. Radiator.  Wall and base units with porcelain sink and drainer.  Integral gas hob, double electric oven, cooker hood, dishwasher, fridge and freezer.  Walls partially tiled.  Serving hatch to back hall.  Tiled flooring.   Door to –

Utility Room –  3.08m x 2.94m.  One double power point.  One single power point.  Radiator.  Two original Belfast sinks.  Plumbed for washing machine.  Kitchen maid pulley.  New Worcester gas central heating boiler.  Half glazed UPVC door to rear garden.  Tiled flooring.  Stairs to storage landing.  Door to –

WC – 3.97m x 0.91m.  WC.  Wall hung wash hand basin.  Under stairs storage space.  Tiled flooring.

Wooden staircase to – Storage area.  One double power point.  Shelving.  Mega flow boiler cupboard with slatted shelves.  Loft access by hatch.  Two Velux windows.  Wooden flooring.

Staircase to split landing – left split – Accessing bedroom 4/study, bathroom 1.

Bedroom 4/Study – 4.17m x 3.65m.  Two double power points.  Storage cupboard with shelves.  Radiator.  Fireplace with wooden surround.

Bathroom 1 –  3.38m x 2.21m.Suite consisting WC, pedestal wash hand basin with mirrored storage unit above with light and shaving point, bath, corner shower enclosure with thermostatic shower.  Heated towel rail.  Walls tongue and grove wood lined. 
Right split to –

 First floor landing – Accessing bedrooms 1,2 stairs to 2nd floor landing.  One single power point.  Radiator.

Bedroom 1 – 6.94m x 4.66m.  Double aspect.   Two double power points.  One single power point.  Telephone connection point.  Television aerial outlet.   Radiator.  Original tiled fireplace with wooden surround.

Bedroom 2 –  4.18m x 4.17m.  Double aspect.  Two double power points.  Telephone connection point.  Radiator.  Original tiled fireplace with wooden surround.

Stairs to 2nd floor landing –  Accessing bedroom 3 and bathroom 2. Cylinder cupboard with shelves.   Velux window.  Door at half landing accessing attic room with large storage space, shelving and lighting.

Bedroom 3 – 4.14m x 6.69m.  Double aspect.  Three double power points.  Two radiators.  Original cast fireplace with wooden surround.

Bathroom 2 – 4.19m x 2.61m.  Suite consisting WC, pedestal wash hand basin, corner bath with over bath electric Mira shower.  Heated towel rail.  Radiator.  Storage cupboard below window.

Front Garden – Lawn area with trees.  Gravelled parking area for several vehicles.

Rear Garden – Fully enclosed with lawn areas, flower beds, trees and shrubbery.  Pond.  Patio area.  Clothes drying facilities.  Outdoor tap.  Water butts.  Wooden chicken coop with run.  Robinsons lean to greenhouse (3.20m x 4.00m approx.).  Wooden shed with power and lights (6.75m x 3.10m approx..).  Wooden insulated summer house with power, lights and tiled flooring (2.29m x 3.27m approx.)

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This house description is based upon information supplied by the owner, or on behalf of the owner. These property particulars are produced in good faith and do not constitute or form part of any contract. s1homes do not take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information contained in this document.

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Property History

  • Property added on 8 February 2018
  • Property Under Offer on 16 March 2018
  • This property is now for sale
  • Property Under Offer on 16 March 2018
  • New price Offers Around £225,000 as of 8 February 2018
    Was: Offers Over £225,000
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