Beautiful semi-detached Victorian stone villa which has been totally modernised and refurbished, whilst retaining the original features throughout. ‘The Haven’ is the perfect family home comprising 3 bedrooms, sitting room with bay windows to the front, family / dining room with open fire, contemporary kitchen, modern bath and shower rooms and, externally, a large front garden with a cleverly designed private area, back garden, garage and long driveway. Situated in an excellent location only a short stroll to the town centre and within walking distance to both primary and grammar schools as well as the many sports clubs in Dunoon. It is also conveniently placed for two ferries which provide road, rail and bus links to Greenock, Braehead, Glasgow and the airport. The property has been extremely well upgraded with no expense spared, is in absolute walk-in condition, is in a very handy location and is sure to appeal to many different types of prospective buyer so early viewing is recommended.
In the Dunoon area there are two supermarkets plenty of independent retailers, cafes, restaurants and take-aways to suit all tastes and budgets, ample pubs, two leisure centres, numerous golf, bowling and tennis clubs, a two-screen cinema, a local museum and a concert venue. There are also ample churches, medical surgeries, dentists, a hospital and a veterinary practice. For those who like scenic or energetic walks there is also the popular Bishop’s Glen beauty spot which leads up to the Bishop’s Seat. It is also conveniently placed for two ferries which provide rail and bus links to Greenock, Braehead, Glasgow and the airport.
Lower Floor – Sitting Room, Dining / Family Room, Kitchen and Bathroom
Upper Floor – Three Bedrooms and Shower Room
The driveway to the property is directly off Queen Street; the long driveway stretches to the garage at the back of the house.
Entrance is either by the main door at the front, or at the side to the inner hallway next to the kitchen.
Once through the wooden storm doors at the front, then a small vestibule you enter the wide and welcoming entrance hallway where you are immediately struck by the character with the ceiling rose, coving, high ceilings and deep skirting boards. Leads to the sitting room, dining / family room and stairs to the upper floor.
5.39m x 3.86m
17’8” x 12’8”
Lovely bright sitting room with bay windows looking over the garden to the hills and countryside in the distance. Other original features include centre ceiling rose, deep skirting boards, ornate cornicing and high ceilings.
Dining / Family Room
4.50m x 4.26m
14’10” x 14’0”
Sociable room which could well be the hub of the house. Open fire with log store to the side and ample room for family dining table and chairs plus comfortable lounge furniture and TV, stereo etc. Window to the back garden, ceiling light, radiator and carpet.
3.70m x 2.75
12’2” x 9’1”
Linked to the dining room, the kitchen has also been totally modernised and fitted with lovely country-style wall and base units with dark worktop over. Integrated oven / grill with hob and extractor over, plumbed for washing machine, ample space for other white goods, tile-effect vinyl flooring, modern light fitting and window to the side.
An inner hallway separates the kitchen from the bathroom and also has an external door to the side garden.
3.50m x 2.25m
11’6” x 7’5”
Large bathroom at the rear comprising modern bath with shower over and glass screen, wash-hand basin and WC. Wet-wall panelling all round, tile-effect vinyl flooring, chrome heated towel rail, ceiling light, extractor and two cube windows to the side. The bathroom is of a size that it can also double as a drying room.
A beautiful carpeted staircase with original wrought iron balustrades winds to the upper hallway which is a good size and could be used as a study or exercise area. Celling light, radiator, cleverly concealed boiler, and leads to the three bedrooms, the shower room and the attic.
3.85m x 3.33m
12’8” x 10’11”
Double room at the front with nice views to the hills. Carpet, ceiling light, radiator and modern wash-hand basin fitted in the alcove.
3.75m x 3.46m
12’4” x 11’5”
Second double room, this time at the rear with views of the Firth of Clyde. Also carpeted, with ceiling light, radiator and wash-hand basin.
3.85m x 2.15m
12’8” x 7’1”
Smallest of the bedrooms but still a decent size. Front facing with carpet, ceiling light and radiator.
2.20m x 1.18m
7’3” x 3’11”
Modern shower room comprising large walk-in shower cubicle, wash-hand basin and WC. Sleek black wall tiles, tile-effect vinyl flooring, chrome heated towel rail, ceiling light, extractor, mirrored medicine cabinet and window with privacy covering to the side.
The attic has been floored and is of a size whereby it could be converted into further bedrooms and a bathroom.
The property benefits by large front garden with a lovely private section and a lawned back garden.
Driveway and Garage
Massive driveway that stretches from the front entrance to the garage at the back. Plenty of room for multiple vehicles to park and turn.
EPC rating: D.