Applegrove, Bank Lane, Forres IV36 1NU
Property SummaryThis stunning Grade-C listed detached house, sitting in secluded enclosed gardens, within a few minutes-walk of all the local amenities, offers spacious accommodation over 3 levels. Accommodation comprises a beautiful large dining kitchen with attached pantry/utility room, substantial formal sitting room, bright sunroom/conservatory, 4 bedrooms (1 en-suite) and family bathroom. Applegrove is beautifully decorated inside and out with original wooden doors and windows, in wonderful move-in condition and oozes character. Large wrought-iron driveway gates open onto a landscaped garden with a large garden shed and a workshop.
Sitting Room (4.6m x 4.2m)
A beautiful period room with an traditional cast iron fireplace, cornicing and a dado rail. Thick carpets give this room an immediate feeling of luxury. A deep alcove to the side of the fireplace has shelving used as bookshelves and a wood store. Secondary double glazing provides comfort without impacting the beauty of the original sash windows. Glazed door opening to the Sunroom/Conservatory.
This elegant sunroom comprising 2 walls of large, wood-framed, double glazed windows provides a fabulous bright space for any weather. Wooden flooring and slate roof. Looking out to the gardens, the sunroom is extremely private, not being overlooked by any other property. A door to the garden gives the feeling of sitting outside while protected from the elements.
Dining Kitchen (4.5m x 3.5m)
With a wide range of wood wall and base units, the kitchen is extremely roomy with ample room for a large dining table to seat 6. American-sized fridge/freezer. A window above the 1.5 bowl sink with mixer tap looks out to the side garden. Original sash windows with double glazing, wood floors and recessed ceiling spotlights further enhance this wonderful kitchen. Plumbed for dishwasher. A door leads into the pantry/utility.
Utility (2.7m x 1.7m)
A continuation of the kitchen with respect to décor, the utility room has wooden floors and wood base units that match the kitchen. A great additional worksurface with a 1.5 bowl sink with mixer tap and shelves above. Plumbed for washing machine and space for an additional under-counter freezer. Boiler.
Family Bathroom (2m x 3m)
A quirky character family bathroom with a white clawfoot tub, toilet and freestanding sink. Wood flooring and wood wainscoting around all 4 walls.
Master Bedroom (4.3m x 4.6m)
A substantial room with deep carpet and secondary glazing over the 2 original wooden sash windows creates a wonderfully bright and inviting bedroom. Original shelved cupboards with wooden doors beside a fireplace. Space for a window seat looking out to Bank Lane.
En-suite (3.1m x 2.0m)
A bright, spacious shower room with white 2-piece suite (WC + WHB) and a tiled shower with electric shower. North facing window. If required, this shower room may have potential to convert to a jack-and-jill bathroom providing access to both the Master Bedroom and Bedroom 2. Cupboard with louvred door containing the HW tank and providing space for a linen cupboard.
Bedroom 2 (3.6m x 4.6m)
With the same ample dimensions as the Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2 currently has wall-to-wall freestanding wardrobes along one wall that the seller is prepared to leave. Deep carpets and an original fireplace. Window looking out towards the gardens the end of the road. Alcove with hanging space.
Bedroom 3 (3.1m x 2.7m)
Currently used as a dressing room, this room has rails for hanging clothes installed. A velux skylight window gives this room the feel of a bright attic bedroom. Carpet.
Bedroom 4 (4.3m x 2.7m)
A spacious single bedroom ideal with a velux window in the ceiling. Painted white this room has a clean, bright feeling. Carpet.