3 Bed Semi Det House For Sale
Copthorne Bank, Crawley
- 3 bedroom semi-detached early 1900s Victorian house with features including double glazed sash windows, wood floors, period fireplaces and period style radiators
- Recently extended to provide an open plan kitchen/diner and utility room
- Potential to extend further (STPP)
- Attractive sitting room with bay window, shutters, period fireplace and picture rail
- Larger than average rear garden
- Off-road parking and side access to the larger than average rear garden
- Spacious master bedroom, two good size singles and recently updated family bathroom
- Situated in the heart of the popular village of Copthorne with easy access to local shops, schools and park
- Council Tax Band ‘D’
- EPC ‘D’
Guide Price £425,000 - £450,000
An attractive 3 bedroom semi -detached early 1900s Victorian house recently extended and with the potential to extend further (STPP). The property is situated in the heart of the popular village of Copthorne with easy access to local shops, schools and the park.
The property has an attractive tiled porchway opening into the hallway with the sitting room to the left, open plan kitchen/diner ahead and stairs slightly to the right and ahead. The sitting room is located at the front of the house and has an attractive bay window with white internal shutters. There is a period fireplace which could be used as an open fire or fitted with a log burner as required. To the right there is a cupboard with shelving above providing really useful storage. The picture rail and period style ceiling rose add to the authenticity. The flooring is engineered wood in a herringbone pattern.
The rear of the property has been extended to enlarge the downstairs accommodation to provide an open plan kitchen/diner together with a utility room. There is also the potential to create a 2nd storey, if required, and/or to extend into the loft (STPP).AS you go into the room, on the right, there is a feature brick chimney breast with soldier bricks and a brick hearth together with a built-in dresser to the side.
The kitchen has a good range of cream, shaker style wall and base units, including a fill height larder cupboard, wood effect work surfaces and tongued and grooved panelling along one wall. Integrated items include a Range cooker with 5 ring gas burners and triple electric ovens, a fridge/freezer and dishwasher. The cooker has feature patterned tiling in grey/black and cream as a splashback with a large cooker hood extractor above. There is a one and a half bowl sink and drainer with a small sash window above. The Karndean flooring flows through from the kitchen/diner onto the utility room.
The dining area is generously proportioned with triple bi-fold doors. These open onto an L-shaped area of decking in the rear garden making it ideal for both relaxing and socialising. The utility room leads off the dining area and has a large window adjacent to the door to the rear garden.
The boiler installed approximately 2-3 years ago, is located here together with useful built-in shelving. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine and a freezer with space available for another appliance too. To the left of the utility room is the cloakroom which has a white contemporary WC and wash hand basin with a splashback in white metro tiling together with a chrome ladder style radiator.
Returning to the hallway, there is white wood panelling, under stairs cupboard and white stair rails. The loft is situated on the upstairs landing and has a ladder, a light and is part boarded. The master bedroom is to the front of the house with a large double glazed sash window and a period fireplace and to the left is a door opening into a large cupboard with window also to the front of the property. Bedrooms 2 and 3 are good size singles both to the rear of the house and bedroom 3 has a period fireplace. All three bedrooms have attractive original wood floorboards. It is worth bearing in mind that the downstairs extension was built with the option of creating a 2nd storey if required and/or a loft extension (STPP).
The family bathroom has a white suite comprising a contemporary style wash hand basin, WC and bath with shower above. There is a chrome ladder style radiator and ceiling spotlights. The colour scheme is grey and white with wood effect flooring. On three sides of the bath there is full height white metro tiling and a small high level sash window.
At the front of the house there is currently off-road parking for one car and a path to the side leading to the rear garden. There is an area of shingle which could also be used to create additional parking. There is a hedge along the front boundary with Spring bulbs planted adjacent to the front door with an established wisteria to the right.
The rear garden is larger than average and has a superb L-shaped area of decking which across the full width of the house and into the garden and is edged with rope and posts. It provides a lovely area for seating, socialising and outdoor eating. The rear garden is fenced on all sides making it safe for children and pet friendly. At the far end of the garden there are two garden sheds providing really useful storage. There is a short brick pathway, and, to the left, a raised bed is being created around an established apple tree. There are further trees and shrubs including a delightful Camelia on the edge of the decking which looks lovely in the Spring.
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