Offers Over £384,995

St Clair Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife

5 5 2 Detached Villa

Property Summary

* Beautifully presented stone built detached mansion with large grounds which have the potential for further development.   * The property dates from circa 1890 and comprises lounge, dining room, sitting room, rear sun lounge and garden room, shower room, kitchen, breakfast room, utility room, five bedrooms, study/dressing room, bathroom and separate WC. * Gardens to front, side and rear. * Garage. * Gas central heating. * Single and double glazing. * The property is situated within a popular residential area of Kirkcaldy. * Within walking distance of shopping amenities, public transport and educational facilities.

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Property Description

Ground Floor

Entrance

To the front of the home, there is an original antique door with hand painted sunlight which leads into the front vestibule. The floor has antique ornate tiling. High ceiling with ornate cornicing and centre ceiling rose. An antique original door with glazed panels and overhead light leads to the inner hallway. The inner hallway has a spectacular antique timber staircase and provides views of the mezzanine mid floor landing. Store cupboard underneath the staircase. Stained glass effect window overlooking the mezzanine. The property benefits from having antique timber skirtings and facings throughout.

Lounge

4.54m x 5.65m (14' 11" x 18' 6")
Ceiling Height 3.2m (10' 6")
Large sash and case bay window to front. This room benefits from having some of the finest ornate ceiling cornicing from the era of the home. Fireplace with coal effect gas fire.

Dining Room

4.37m x 4.66m (14' 4" x 15' 3")
Three sash and case windows to front. Art deco style open coal fire. Edinburgh wallpress cupboard. Ornate ceiling cornicing with matching centre ceiling rose.

Sitting Room

4.18m x 4m (13' 9" x 13' 1")
Coal effect gas fire with brick fireplace. Single door providing side access. Large bespoke made twin internal French doors with glazed panels leading through to rear extension. Side double glazed window with wooden shutters.

Rear Sun Lounge and Garden Room

6.9m x 4.14m (22' 8" x 13' 7")
Exposed stone walls. This was formerly the exterior of the home. Large L-shaped extension. Skylight roof space. LED downlighters. Four fitted Velux windows. Quarry tiled floor. Double glazed door leading to rear garden. Double glazed French style doors leading onto rear garden timber deck.

Shower Room/WC

2.58m x 1.3m (8' 6" x 4' 3")
White Victoriana style WC. Modern wash hand basin with timber cabinet. Separate double sized shower cubicle with fitted shower and glazed sliding doors. Tiled effect wet wall boarding. Three double glazed windows. LED ceiling lights.

Utility Room

0.65m x 1.3m (2' 2" x 4' 3")
Quarry tiled floor.

Kitchen

4.15m x 3.9m (13' 7" x 12' 10")
Solid timber fitted kitchen doors and matching cabinets. Marble effect worktop. Splashback tiling to walls. Tiled floor. Freestanding gas cooking range. Miele dishwasher. Space for an upright fridge freezer. Door through to dining room.

Breakfast Room

4.2m x 4m (13' 9" x 13' 1")
Laminate floor. Exposed stone fireplace. Single glazed window to side. Single bookcase cupboard. Separate door providing entry from the hallway.

Mezzanine

Mid Floor Mezzanine Landing

Beautiful stained glass window. Wonderful view of the antique staircase.

WC

0.95m x 1.05m (3' 1" x 3' 5")
White WC. Wall mounted wash hand basin. Tiled effect wet wall boarding to the lower half of the walls. Opaque glazed window.

Bedroom 1

3m x 3.9m (9' 10" x 12' 10")
Double bedroom. Double glazed window to side.

First Floor

Landing

Wonderful ornate ceiling cornicing and ceiling rose.

Dressing Room

1.64m x 3.15m (5' 5" x 10' 4")
Single glazed window.

Bedroom 2

4.14m x 4m (13' 7" x 13' 1")
Double bedroom. Original sash and case bay window to front. Single wallpress cupboard. Antique open fire. Plain ceiling cornicing.

Bedroom 3

2.62m x 3m (8' 7" x 9' 10")
Double bedroom. Single glazed window overlooking the front.

Bedroom 4

4m x 4.43m (13' 1" x 14' 6")
Double bedroom. Original antique fireplace. Two sash and case windows to front. Single wallpress cupboard.

Bedroom 5

4.13m x 4m (13' 7" x 13' 1")
Double bedroom. Wall mounted electric heater. Double glazed window to rear.

Bathroom

2.5m x 2.8m (8' 2" x 9' 2")
Recently refurbished beautiful Victoriana style bathroom. Replica Victoriana floor tiles with underfloor heating. Freestanding dresser. Ceramic wash hand basin. Wall mounted lights above the wash hand basin. Shaver point. Large fitted mirror. Victoriana tiles. Granite worktops. Modern freestanding slipper style bath with Victoriana telephone style taps and handheld shower attachment. Separate shower cubicle with Victoriana style shower. Handheld attachment and overhead rain shower. The shower cubicle is tiled internally. The lower half of the walls are fitted with painted channel lined wood. Granite windowsill to match the worktop of the unit. Bespoke made fitted window shutters. Original windows.

Garden

To the rear, the property has access from Lawson Gardens and there is a large enclosed garden which is in need of landscaping. The garden has great potential to be turned into a car parking area. The front garden has access from St Clair street and off street parking. To the side of the property, there is a cottage which is currently uninhabitable but would be ideal for development in the future. Please note the gardens sit within large natural stone perimeter walls. No planning permission has been sought to develop the garden grounds but there may be potential to develop the cottage or demolish the cottage and create a building plot. No planning consent exists at present.

Annex

Please note there is internal access from the main home to the former detached Doctors Surgery to the side of property. This is ripe to be converted into a granny flat. The internal dimensions of the former surgery are 4.66m x 7.73m.

Garage

Large detached double garage.

Heating and Glazing

Gas central heating. There is a mixture of single and double glazing.

Contact Details

Andrew H Watt
Delmor Independent Estate & Letting Agents
17 Whytescauseway
Kirkcaldy
Fife
KY1 1XF

Tel: 01592 201 500
Fax: 01592 202 520
www.delmorestateagents.co.uk

Prospective purchasers should note that unless their interest in the property is intimated to the subscribers following inspection, the subscribers cannot guarantee that notice of a closing date will be advised and consequently the property may be sold without notice. The subscribers are not bound to accept the highest/any offer. These particulars are prepared using information our clients have provided us. These particulars are not intended to form a contract.

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