Detached House for Sale in Arbroath
4 Bedrooms, Offers Over £275,000
1 Hill Terrace, Arbroath DD11 1AH
Features & Description
Enjoying sea views and a central address in desirable Arbroath, this handsome detached villa represents a sizeable period home with five double bedrooms, two shower rooms, and multiple versatile living areas, accompanied externally by a south-facing mature garden, a private driveway, and an attached single garage.
Situated in the historic coastal town of Arbroath, with an elevated position offering sea views, this impressive stone-built detached villa promises all the grandeur and elegance expected of a Victorian home. The expansive traditional interiors allow versatility for family needs, with five double bedrooms, two shower rooms, and multiple living spaces. An enchanting south-facing garden and ample private parking complete this desirable proposition, located within easy walking distance of town centre amenities.
Substantial period home – desirable location with sea views
Welcoming you into the home is a reception hall, reached via practical porches at the front and rear, and housing a handy WC cloakroom. This airy entrance area, with ornate decorative plasterwork, provides an enticing introduction to the proportions and character on offer.
Multiple living areas – meeting the demands of family life
Immediately on your left lies a spacious living room, adorned with elegant cornicing and enjoying a gas coal-effect and dual-aspect windows capturing sea views. Also accessed from the hall are a further reception area, ideal as a family room or home office, and a southerly-facing kitchen fitted around a central dining area. The classically-styled kitchen features a good selection of wood-toned cabinetry and illuminated countertops, paired with an integrated hob, an extractor, and a double oven, and space and plumbing for freestanding goods. Located across the hall is a large utility room adjoined by a store.
Generous sleeping areas – potential to create further living space
Completing the ground floor is the principal bedroom benefiting from sea views and the convenience of an en-suite wet room. The remaining four double bedrooms are located on the first floor, reached via an airy landing and a staircase lit by a feature window with stained-glass detailing. The two garden-facing bedrooms benefit from a sunny aspect and deep store cupboards, whilst the largest front-facing bedroom, with a dual-aspect outlook including a wide bay window, would make a lovely additional sitting area from which to enjoy the property’s wonderful sea views. All bedrooms retain classic period features and those on the first floor are served by a large family shower room with a coastal outlook.
Plentiful private parking and a charming south-facing garden
Outside, to the rear, the generous walled garden is south-facing and attractively landscaped with manicured lawns, paved seating areas, and abundant planting of shrubs, fruit trees, and berry bushes. Providing external storage is a garden store and a workshop with light and power, whilst an artist's studio with a sink and a power supply also features. Finally, an attached single garage and a private driveway can accommodate multiple vehicles.
A former royal burgh and the largest town in Angus, the coastal town of Arbroath is home to the famous Arbroath Abbey, where the Declaration of Arbroath was signed in 1320, and the Bell Rock Lighthouse, Britain’s oldest offshore lighthouse. The town’s rich history and picturesque setting make it an attractive location for both tourists and residents alike. A wealth of amenities can be found in Arbroath, from independent retailers, boutiques, coffee shops, cafes, hairdressers, barbers and beauty salons, to High Street stores, family-friendly restaurants, takeaways, and bars, and several large supermarkets. The town is also home to essentials such as a medical centre, pharmacies, dentists and a Post Office. Lovers of the outdoors are spoilt for choice in Arbroath, with the picturesque seafront on the doorstep, as well as a number of scenic parks, including Victoria Park, with paths leading out to the cliffs, boasting stunning views over the North Sea and as far as The Bell Rock Lighthouse on the horizon. Golfers have a choice of two courses: Arbroath Golf Links and Letham Grange Golf Club. For those who prefer keeping fit indoors, there are several gyms in the town offering swimming facilities, fitness classes, well-stocked gyms and sports pitches. Schooling is well-catered for in the town with several primary schools and High Schools, as well as Dundee & Angus College. Arbroath is very well connected to the rest of the county and further afield with its own train station, excellent bus links, and nearby major road links. Rail services include the London sleeper service, and there are three airports within driving distance: Dundee (19 miles), Dyce (55 miles), and Edinburgh (69 miles).Read more
• Elevated sea views from the front
• Close to the town centre & train station
• Substantial detached Victorian villa
• Opportunities for upgrading
• Front & rear porches
• Reception hall with WC
• Dual-aspect living room
• Family room/home office
• Sunny dining kitchen
• Five double bedrooms (2 with storage)
All viewings are by appointment only. To arrange a viewingcall 01241 876633.