6 bed House - semi-detached For Sale
Offers over £290,000
An attractive and well presented traditional granite and slated villa with beautiful interior features and finishings. Arranged over three floors, the well proportioned and spacious accommodation is complemented with original features including high skirting's, decorative cornices, original pine doors, light filled rooms, bay windows and many other details which offer a home of character in a prime location within this popular Highland Town in the Cairngorms National Park. Accommodation extends to approximately 275 sqm and there are wonderful spacious and elegant reception rooms, a well equipped kitchen, six bedrooms. Outside there is a pretty front garden with walled and gated access leading to the covered front door and to the side there is vehicle access to the timber garage and rear gardens. Offering comfortable and flexible living, this is a gorgeous home in a desirable location with easy access to the town amenities and a two minute walk from fantastic woodland walks. Energy Performance Certificate Rating F, Council Tax Band F
Grantown on Spey is a fine example of Georgian town planning with beautiful architecture and protected buildings which is cradled by the magnificent Spey Valley in the Cairngorms National Park. The town has a good range of individual shops and services, including hotels, restaurants, leisure centre with swimming pool, community hospital, health centre and a petrol station. There are endless walks in and around the town and a purpose built cycle trail in the Anagach Woods for everyone to enjoy and get the most out of this beautiful area with wildlife that can be seen throughout the year including red squirrel, deer, birds of prey, pine marten and many others. There are daily train services to Inverness and the south from Aviemore, and Inverness Airport provides a variety of domestic and European flights. Other distances from Grantown on Spey - Aviemore 15 miles; Elgin and Inverness 34 miles; Aberdeen 80 miles; Perth 95 miles.
Ground Floor: Entrance Vestibule, Hallway, Lounge, Dining Room, Kitchen, Rear Hall, WC (with wash hand basin) Laundry Room, Rear Vestibule and Sun Room.
Half Landing: Bedroom, Bathroom and WC (with wash hand basin).
First Floor: Landing, 2 Bedrooms and Sitting Room.
Second Floor: Landing and 3 Bedrooms.
From the road side Ravelrig is accessed from a gated and walled boundary through the pretty front garden to the impressive front entrance door with a transom bearing the houses name and under a covered veranda. The outer door leads through to the vestibule with a pitched pine and etched glass door. There is good space to store outerwear and shoes and there is a beautifully tiled floor and ceiling coving.
The exposed decorative wooden staircase, dado rail and spanned arch as well as the high ceiling's with intricate cornices and raised skirting's are in keeping with the property's character.
The comfortable and spacious lounge has a beautiful bay window to the front which floods the room with natural light. A particular feature of the lounge is the ornate fireplace which has a complementary tiled hearth, surround and wooden mantle. There is carpet flooring, two radiators and a twin recessed shelving units at either side of the fireplace which also include glass display cupboards. There is beautifully embellished ceiling cornices which create an elegant finishing touch to this wonderful space.
The bright and sizable dining room boasts many original features including an integrated press cupboard, cornice and twin windows to the rear adding to the traditional character of the room. A delightful feature is the impressive fireplace with wood burning stove and a dusk slate surround and hearth with a wooden mantle. There is carpet flooring and ceiling lighting and this room could be equally utilised as an impressive home working space with good privacy and a warm ambience from the wood burning stove.
The well equipped shaker kitchen is well equipped with quality base, wall and drawer units in cream with matching worktops and contrasting azul blue ceramic splash back tiling. The heart of the kitchen is the Aga stove which creates a beautiful and homely atmosphere in tandem with the half height panelling making it an ideal area to entertain friends or relax with family with ample space to house a dining table and chairs. There is a large window to the side of the room with a ceramic sink with contemporary chrome mixer tap and there is a further large larder cupboard which is ideal for storing dry goods and condiments. Two further doors lead to the laundry room and rear hall.
A convenient and useful room located off the kitchen with a good range of base wall and drawer units, worktop space and plumbing for a washing machine, space for a tumble dryer and freezer. There is a window to the side with extractor fan, ceiling lighting and vinyl flooring.
Providing access from the kitchen to the boiler room, wc, rear porch and sun room.
Providing access to the rear hall, sun room and rear garden.
Extending to some 21 square metres, this is a wonderfully warm and bright room overlooking the rear gardens and with a good degree of privacy offers a fantastic oasis in which to sit and relax.
This room contains a WC, a wash hand basin with twin taps with splash back tiling and there is an opaque window to the rear allowing in natural light. There is a mirrored wall vanity unit.
Housing the oil fired boiler.
An ornate and decorative timber staircase provides elegant access up to half landing and first floor landing. The charming half landing provides access to bedroom one, the bathroom and separate wc whilst the spacious first floor landing provides access to bedrooms two and three with further stairs leading to the second floor.
A double bedroom with twin integral wardrobes offering excellent hanging and shelved storage. There is a window to the side of the house.
A generous and charming bathroom comprising of a back to wall wc, wash hand basin with twin taps and integral vanity unit, a bath with twin taps housing a electric shower and with fresh white tiling surrounding. An opaque window to the rear allows in lovely natural light.
The separate wc also has a pedestal wash hand basin with twin taps and splash back tiling, a wall mirror and shaver light in addition to an opaque window to the rear of the house.
A large window to the rear provides excellent natural light levels in this large bedroom and there is a shower cubicle and separate sink with vanity unit with mirror.
Originally a master bedroom this room is now utilised as a glorious and elevated lounge with a delightful bay window to the front which floods the room with natural light. Centred around a magnificent open fireplace with decorative tiling and a slate hearth, the room exudes comfort and relation with intricate cornices, a recessed display area and beautiful oak panelling to the bay window with ornate finials.
Currently utilised as a large dressing room this bedroom has a picture window to the front of the property and there is a wash hand basin with tiled splash back and wall mirror.
Providing access to the further three bedrooms and with the benefit of a large velux window provides excellent levels of natural light.
A well proportioned double bedroom with a feature fireplace, wash hand basin with twin taps and a window with views over the town to the hills beyond.
A further double bedroom with the benefit of a wash hand basin and a large dormer window to the front of the property.
This bedroom is currently utilised as an office space providing flexible amenity.
To the side of the property there is access to the garage at the rear. The extremely pretty front garden is a combination of lawn, flower beds and beautiful mature hedging and features a boundary dwarf wall with iron rails. The private rear garden is partitioned from the neighbouring properties by timber fencing and walls and includes a seating area in addition to lawn to offer a secluded oasis in the heart of the town. There is a timber garage measuring 5m x 2.5m approximately providing excellent storage for vehicle, garden and sports equipment and there is an oil tank.
It is understood that the property has mains water, drainage and electricity. There is oil fired central heating and broadband available.
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EPC Rating F
By mutual agreement.
Offers over £290,000 are invited
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Grantown on Spey
Tel: (01479) 874800
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