Douglas House dates back to the 1900s and is a treasure-trove of antiquity; a perfect marriage of period splendour and traditional charm.
The five/six bedrooms, detached stone built villa also benefits from having three individual self-catering letting apartments which could offer an excellent business opportunity in a sought after seaside town. Split over two levels, the house provides extensive accommodation. Stepping through the grand entrance you are invited into a welcoming hallway; featuring ornate cornicing giving a glimpse of the traditional features to be found throughout, that leads to the rest of the sophisticated living space. On this level you will discover space at every turn.
The formal lounge is flooded with natural light from the bay window to the front aspect. This room is of palatial proportions with high ceilings, intricate ceiling cornicing and a feature fire and surround as its focal point. This room has a real ‘cosy’ feel to it and has the perfect ambience in which to unwind after a hard day. The breakfasting kitchen has been fitted to include a quality range of floor and wall mounted units matched with striking work surfaces, providing a fashionable and efficient work space. This room will be popular with all members of the family, especially when ‘mum’s’ breakfast is on the go. The classic dining room leaves it easy to imagine the fabulous evenings and good company the magnificent space has played host to. A well-appointed bedroom is pleasantly located on this level, as well as a study/office for those requiring working from home arrangements. A contemporary bathroom suite and a laundry room completes the impressive accommodation on this level. Journey upstairs and you will firstly discover the quintessential period charm of the staircase before encountering four expansive bedrooms all complimented with a range of furniture configurations and space for additional free-standing furniture if required. The current owners have transformed one of the bedrooms into a fantastic ‘family lounge’, showing how versatile this property really is. A study/nursery is also positioned on this level. The first floor has been thoughtfully planned out to accommodate guests and has the added bonus of an
Outside generous grounds are a sheer delight, especially in summer months. Synonymous with the luxury inside they complete this tranquil home.
Separate entrances from the side of the property give access to a rear annex which comprises of three individual holiday letting apartments. These consist of a two bedroom garden flat, a one bedroom apartment known as ‘The Neuk’ and the upper more spacious two bedroom apartment. All of the apartments have been operated as successful holiday lets by the current owners for several years.
The price reflected on the Home Report does not take into consideration the self-contained self-catering apartments.
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