Character Home Seeks New Family... Auction brought forward

SOLD - This listing was sold in February 2020
Auction brought forward to 10th February 4.00pm
After almost 30 years creating forever memories with family and friends, it is with heavy hearts that our owners move on to the next stage of their lives. Having gone through extensive renovations post earthquake including rewiring and upgrading, this picturesque character bungalow almost better than its former glory, captivates you with absolute warmth and charm. From the established cottage gardens maintained with love over the years, to the vege gardens and beautiful mature trees, you will surely be enchanted.

There is a spacious portico entranceway which leads seamlessly into the hallway of this magnificent home. Art lovers have plenty of wall space which is made clear by a large family painting proudly watching over this Wilsons Road property. Seldom does the market offer a family home with five bedrooms and five living rooms; space for every family's needs. Simply the perfect home to host gatherings and create special memories together.

The kitchen is idyllic and has a beautiful cottage feel with an abundance of bench and cupboard space plus a door leading to a large family laundry, easily converted to a full butler's pantry. The open plan living dining invites all of nature's beauty through the countless windows and two sets of French doors leading out to the garden. For warmth in winter months there is a gas fire plus log burner and heat pump. The double garage complete with underground working pit is ideal for car restorations and much more.

Not a drive by, but rather a place to build a life in with so many hiding spaces and surprises to keep the children busy creating good old fashioned fun for hours on end. Community spirit, great schools, local pool, all amenities and much more are here for the taking at Wilsons Road. Character lovers you will not want to miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to purchase your forever home. Contact listing agent today to view.

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Main Property Features

Listing Number: PI62863

Land Size:
806 sqm
Property Type:
House
Property Features:
Security system, Smoke alarms
Roof:
Coloured steel and Iron
Tenure:
Freehold
Approx year built:
1935
Property condition:
Renovated, Excellent
House style:
Bungalow
Garaging / carparking:
Double open carport, underground car service pit, Double lock-up, Open carport, Off street, Free standing
Construction:
Weatherboard, Brick and Cedar shingle
Joinery:
Timber
Insulation:
Walls, Ceiling
Flooring:
Timber, Tiles, Carpet and Vinyl
Window coverings:
Drapes, Blinds
Heating / Cooling:
Woodfire (Closed), Heat pump, Air Conditioning, Gas bottled, Other (Gas Fire)
Electrical:
Phone extensions, Rewired (Fully rewired)
Chattels remaining:
Fixed floor coverings, Blinds, Clothesline, Curtains, Fixed floor coverings, Light fittings, Heated towel rail (x2), Gas fire, Drapes, Dishwasher, Rangehood, Separate double wall oven, Separate cooktop, Waste disposal, Exhaust fan, Heated towel rails (x2), Woodfire, Heatpump, Air conditioning, Security Alarm.
Kitchen:
Modern, Open plan, Dishwasher, Separate cooktop, Separate oven, Rangehood, Double sink, Waste disposal, Breakfast bar, Pantry and Finished in Laminate
Living area:
Formal lounge, Open plan, Separate living, Formal dining
Main bedroom:
Double and Built-in-robe
Bedroom 2:
Double and Built-in / wardrobe
Bedroom 3:
Double and Built-in / wardrobe
Bedroom 4:
Double and Built-in / wardrobe
Bedroom 5:
Double and Built-in / wardrobe
Additional rooms:
Family, Rumpus, Office / study
Main bathroom:
Bath, Separate shower, Exhaust fan, Additional bathrooms
Laundry:
Separate
Workshop:
Combined
Views:
Private, Urban
Aspect:
North, West
Outdoor living:
Entertainment area (Uncovered and Paved), Clothes line, Garden, BBQ area (with lighting and with power)
Fencing:
Fully fenced, Materials (Timber)
Land contour:
Flat to sloping
Grounds:
Tidy, Manicured, Backyard access
Water supply:
Town supply
Sewerage:
Mains
Locality:
Close to shops, Close to transport, Close to schools
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Gold Real Estate Group Ltd

Licensed REAA 2008

471 Papanui Road
Papanui
Christchurch
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