Kingshill House, Kent Road, Old Town

£1,300,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 16
Kingshill House is a grade II listed Victorian Italianate Villa, built as a private dwelling between 1840-1860. It has an interesting history as Swindon's first maternity hospital and later Seymour Clinic. It was sympathetically restored over a two year period 2012 to 2014 to provide a mixed use building combining residential accommodation, also with facilities for business and community or private use.

With a total of c. 675 m2 of floor space mainly over two floors, the building is currently configured to offer two large function rooms, a commercial grade kitchen, an office, laundry room, 2 WCs, three self-contained private apartments with two, three and four bedrooms respectively, and an additional five separate bedrooms serviced by two bathrooms, ideal for use by an extended family. With minimal changes it could be configured to offer eighteen to twenty bedrooms and an additional function room, or with additional work, converted entirely to residential accommodation comprising upwards of four self-contained apartments.

The property benefits from sixteen parking spaces and basement store. It is currently on the market with offers considered around £1,300,000.

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Kingshill House

Kingshill House is a grade II listed Victorian Italianate Villa, built as a private dwelling between 1840-1860. It has an interesting history as Swindon's first maternity hospital and later Seymour Clinic. It was sympathetically restored over a two year period 2012 to 2014 to provide a mixed use building combining residential accommodation, also with facilities for business and community or private use.

With a total of c. 675 m2 of floor space mainly over two floors, the building is currently configured to offer two large function rooms, a commercial grade kitchen, an office, laundry room, 2 WCs, three self-contained private apartments with two, three and four bedrooms respectively, and an additional five separate bedrooms serviced by two bathrooms, ideal for use by an extended family. With minimal changes it could be configured to offer eighteen to twenty bedrooms and an additional function room, or with additional work, converted entirely to residential accommodation comprising upwards of four self-contained apartments.

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The property benefits from sixteen parking spaces and basement store. It is currently on the market with offers considered around £1,300,000.

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Welcomed by a generous enclosed porch with original character features to include Victorian tiled flooring, dado rail and glazing and leading on to a large and rather grand reception hall with stairs rising to the first floor. The reception hall provides access to two beautifully proportioned receptions rooms, a commercial kitchen and a ground floor bedroom together with two of the self contained apartments. A laundry room, and two cloakrooms are also available.

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The third self contained apartment can be access from the landing on the first floor and there are six further bedrooms sharing two bathrooms and an additional reception room. Stairs rise to the tower room with Victorian cast iron fireplace and far reaching views across Swindon.

Apartment One

Fully self contained Apartment One offers accommodation over two floors. The ground floor provides a large sitting room, well appointed kitchen, bathroom and laundry room to the ground floor with four bedrooms, study and shower room to the first floor.

Apartment One also has the benefit of a small, low maintenance, private garden accessed from the kitchen.

Apartment Two

Situated on the ground floor and offering well appointed modern kitchen, three bedrooms and two shower rooms.

Apartment Three

The third self contained apartment is on the first floor and provides flexible accommodation to include large kitchen/dining room, sitting room and three bedrooms. In addition there is a shower room, laundry room and cloakroom.

Cellar

The cellar contains two redundant boilers and storage areas.

Outside

The gardens and parking to Kingshill House predominantly lie to the front and are well enclosed by mature hedging and substantial gates. Enjoying a southerly aspect there is tamacadam parking for 16 vehicles and the remaining frontage is laid to lawn with shrubbery.

Services

Mains electricity, gas, water and mains drainage. There are five gas fired central heating boilers throughout the property. Telephone lines subject to the usual transfer regulations. (No tests to the suitability of services have been carried out and intending purchasers should commission their own tests if required).

We believe from the vendors that Kingshill House is a freehold property with a Grade II listed status.

Swindon Borough Council

Euclid Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 2JH. Telephone: 01793 463000.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01793 950722

Henry George - Swindon

13 Commercial Road, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 5NF

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