58 Woodside Drive, Forres, Moray, IV36 2UF

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Property Details

  • Type: Detached Bungalow
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Parking: Driveway, Garage
  • Outside Space: Private gardens
  • EPC Rating: C
  • Council Tax Band: D

Property Features

  • Peaceful cul-de-sac
  • Adjacent to woodland, just minutes from the beaches and sea
  • Private rear gardens
  • Single garage and driveway
  • Detached 3 bedroom house

Property Summary

Sitting in a highly desirable location in Forres, within minutes of lovely walks around Sanquhar pond, the woods and the Dava Way, 58 Woodside Drive is a tidy 3-bed, detached bungalow, on a quiet street, with wrap around gardens and garage. Just minutes’ walk from the leisure centre, primary and secondary schools, this house would be ideal for families and retirees looking to downsize.

Accommodation

Vestibule (0.9m x 1.2m)

Entering through a wooden door with a frosted glass panel, to a convenient vestibule, perfect for shedding those outdoor coats and shoes. A wooden door with two glass panels leads into the hall, providing access to all accommodation. Carpet.

Hall (3.9m x 0.9m)

The hall is L-shaped and offers 3 storage cupboards; 2 are shelved with the 3rd housing the gas combi boiler. Carpet.

Kitchen (2.9m x 2.6m)

A bright kitchen, to the front of the property, with lovely views to the garden and across to forest. With a wide range of light-coloured, upper and lower cupboards and integrated double oven and hob. Plumbed for washing machine with space for an under-counter fridge freezer.  A one-and-a-half stainless-steel sink with drainer and mixer tap sits close to the window.  Vinyl floor.

Sitting/Dining room (6.1m x 5.0m at widest points)

A large, dual aspect, L-shaped sitting room to the front of the property, with loads of natural light and views to the forest. Two doors lead from the hall, one into the sitting room area and one closer to the kitchen, into the dining room area. Ample room for a dining table to seat 6 people. A sliding patio door opens to a bright conservatory to the side of the house. Curtains, curtain pole, net curtains. Carpet.

Conservatory (2.6m x 2.6m)

Entered through a UPVC wood-effect sliding patio door from the living room with a further UPVC door leading to the rear garden. With wall-to-wall windows to three sides, this is a superb room for sitting in, in all seasons. A modern electric radiator provides secondary heating on those colder days.  Net curtains provide privacy between the conservatory and sitting room. Carpet.

Bedroom 1 (2.9m x 2.4m)

With a large window to the side of the property providing plenty of light and stunning views out to trees.  An ideal bedroom or dining room. Curtain and curtain pole. Cork tile flooring.

Bedroom 2 (3.2m x 2.5m)

Also, to the side of the property, Bedroom 2 is a double bedroom with a window overlooking the side garden. A built-in wardrobe has a hanging rail and shelf. Cork tile flooring. Curtains and curtain pole.

Shower room (1.9m x 1.6m)

A crisp, bright bathroom with a white, two-piece suite comprising WC and a pedestal wash hand basin.  A separate corner shower enclosure has a mains shower. The opaque window to the rear of the property provides natural light. Half tiled walls with wet wall around the shower make for easy maintenance.  Vinyl flooring and blind.

Bedroom 3 (2.6m x 3.5m)

A lovely bright, double bedroom to the rear of the property with a view into the rear garden. A double built-in wardrobe with sliding mirrored doors provides ample storage. Carpet, roller blind.

Outside

58 Woodside Drive has wrap around gardens primarily laid to lawn with mature trees, shrubs and rockeries. A paved path leads from the road to the front door with a paved path leading around the house to the enclosed rear garden and driveway. To the front of the property there are flower beds with mature plants on either side of the path. A single garage is situated to the side.

Woodside Drive sits in a highly desirable area of Forres, with well-spaced private homes with wrap around gardens. Mature trees are interspersed throughout. It’s the perfect location for dog walkers or anyone looking for direct access into the great outdoors. The Dava Way, a 26 mile disused railway track, now popular with walkers and cyclists is accessible within a few minutes. Primary and secondary schools, the swimming pool, gym and park are also close by, with Forres High Street within walking distance.

Forres is a thriving small town in the northeast of Scotland. With an active high street offering butchers, bakers, cafes, gift shops, hairdressers, a tailor, post office and grocery shops, it continues to offer a wide selection of services. The town boasts large parks and woodland walks, having been placed, or won, the relevant section of Britain in Bloom on multiple occasions. Primary and secondary schooling is available in the town, with the Drumduan Steiner school offering alternative education and Gordonstoun private school a mere 11 miles away with transport available daily.

Healthcare is available in Forres with hospitals in Elgin (12 miles) and Inverness (26) miles. Transport links are excellent with a regular bus running between Aberdeen and Inverness, a train station also on the main line between Aberdeen and Inverness and airports in both Inverness and Aberdeen providing daily flights to domestic and international destinations.

Outdoor opportunities are incredible with the beautiful white sand beaches of Findhorn less than 5 miles away, offering sailing, paddleboarding and wild swimming, skiing is available in both The Lecht and Cairngorms, both less than an hour away, and endless opportunities for walking, biking, horse riding and hiking in the vast forests of Culbin and Newtyle.

Please note that all measurements and distances are approximate and provided for guidance only.