Located in the semi-rural village of Carstairs Junction this traditional Victorian sandstone property has retained many original features and would make a wonderful family home. The village itself has various local amenities all within walking distance including the primary school and shop. Transport services offer a regular bus service to Lanark and Carnwath and a commuter train service to both Edinburgh and Glasgow. The property would benefit from modernisation/upgrading. Entrance Vestibule, Hallway, Lounge, Family Room, Kitchen, Utility Room/Shower Area, WC, Rear Porch, Two Bedrooms, Bathroom, Oil Central Heating, Double Glazing, Driveway, Large Mature Gardens.
Entered from the front of the property via a solid wooden door to the entrance vestibule. The entrance vestibule has tiling to the floor and coving to ceiling. A half-glazed wooden door leads through to the hallway.
The hallway has neutral decor with coving to ceiling and gives access to the lounge, dining room and stairway to the upper level.
The lounge (currently being utilised as a dining room) has an attractive three window bay the front with wooden panelling below and wooden shutters to the side. Attractive ornate cornicing to the ceiling and ceiling rose. Fitted carpeting. Stone fireplace and hearth with electric stove effect fire with wooden shelving to either side.
The family room has wood effect panelling to all walls. An attractive wooden fire surround and marble effect hearth houses an electric fire. Large window to the rear of the property and additional side-facing window. Scotch press houses the electric box. Fitted carpeting. Door giving access to a large under-stair storage cupboard. A further door gives access to the kitchen.
The kitchen is fitted with base and wall mounted units in white with contrasting black granite effect worktop over. Wood effect panelling to walls. Stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap set below a side-facing window looking through into the porch. Door leads from here into the rear porch and an archway leads through to the utility/shower room. Freestanding electric cooker with four rings, grill and oven below. Cupboard housing hot water tank. Additional cupboard houses the boiler for the central heating system.
The utility room has tile effect panelling to the walls. Enamel 1.5 sink and drainer with mixer tap. Rear-facing window overlooking the garden. Plumbed for washing machine. Single shower cubicle. Door leading into WC. A further doorway from here leads into the porch which has windows to two sides and doorway leading out to the rear garden. Base and wall mounted units offer excellent storage.
The stairway to the upper floor has a traditional wrought iron balustrade with wooden handrail. At the turn in the stair a Velux window gives ample natural daylight. The upper landing gives access to the two bedrooms and bathroom.
Bedroom two is to the rear of the property looking over the garden. Fitted carpeting and cornicing to ceiling.
Bedroom one is a bright room with front bay-style window. Fitted carpeting and cornicing to ceiling.
The family bathroom has a three piece suite in white with chrome effect fixtures and fittings. High level obscure glazed window to the front. Small hatch leads into eaves storage.
To the front of the house there is a gravel parking area with driveway to the side leading to a carport through to a detached wooden garage.
The attractive rear garden benefits from having the sun most of the day, making this an ideal area for relaxing. There is a slabbed patio directly adjacent to the porch at the back of the property and a pathway leads from here past a rockery and garden pond to a 2nd patio area where a few steps take you onto an area of lawn. There is a variety of mature trees and shrubs and various sheds and outbuildings including a greenhouse.
Entrance Vestibule 1.24m x 1.33m
Hallway 3.97m x 2.14m
Lounge 5.62m x 4.61m
Family Room 4.29m x 5.05m
Kitchen 3.52m x 3.59m
Utility Shower Room 2.03m x 3.56m
Rear Porch 5.71m x 2.37m
Bedroom One 4.28m x 4.03m
Bedroom Two 3.94m x 2.03m
Bathroom 2.19m x 2.01m
Utility / Shower Area
Carstairs Junction Primary School
Carstairs Primary School
St Mary's Primary School (Lanark)
Lanark Grammar School
Distances are as the crow flies and the property listed may not be in the schools catchment area.
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