Offers Over £550,000 8 Farington Terrace

Dundee DD21LP

House - detached | 5 Bedrooms

In a sought after West End location enjoying views from the south facing elevation towards the River Tay and beyond, this magnificent detached stone built villa provides excellent family accommodation over two floors. In addition there is an extensive floored attic area accessed by a hidden staircase. The original character of the property is retained with some outstanding features including feature cornice and plasterwork, attractive windows with stained-glass panelling and the staircase to the open upper floor accommodation. Access to the property is through a bright, spacious vestibule with ornate glazed doors leading through to the main reception hallway.
At ground floor level there is a range of impressive public rooms. The main lounge has double aspect windows with the main bay window south facing to the front garden whilst a stained glass window looks to the side. The dining room similarly enjoys outlook to the front garden area. French doors lead to a large sun lounge/conservatory. The sitting room has double aspect windows including a south facing bay window and a west facing side window.
Retained features include detailed ceiling plasterwork and cornicing, a magnificent carved wood fireplace in the sitting room and stained glass windows amongst a host of other features reflecting the period of construction which is early 1900's. Modernisation of the property has been undertaken to ensure it blends sympathetically.
The spacious well equipped kitchen has a dining area, an extensive range of storage units and with integral hob, double ovens, extractor hood, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and a large island unit. Located adjacent to the kitchen there is a utility room/laundry and a separate boiler room/drying room. Located off the hall are useful storage facilities and a modern shower room/ cloakroom with a further generous store incorporated.
A magnificent staircase leads to the upper floor landing and is overlooked by a large stained-glass window. On the upper landing there is an attractive cornice. A range of rooms on the upper floor can provide up to 5 bedroom facilities. The well-appointed bathroom has a modern 4 piece suite, quality tiling and accessories. The bedrooms on the front elevation enjoy panoramic views to the Tay with bay windows in the main bedrooms taking full advantage of the outlook.
A hidden staircase within a useful storage room leads to the fully floored attic area which has potential for a variety of uses and may be suitable for conversion to provide added accommodation subject to submission of suitable plans for approval.
The property benefits from gas central heating, is mainly double glazed and is sold with fitted floor coverings and blinds included.

The mature garden grounds include a large monobloc parking area and a double detached garage with electronic door, catering for the needs of a number of vehicles. The mature garden has numerous attractive ornamental features, patio areas and shrubberies, all of which provide an attractive setting for this substantial family home.
This is an opportunity to acquire an outstanding detached property in a select residential area convenient for Ninewells Hospital, both universities and with easy access due to the city centre and main arterial routes to other areas of the city and beyond. EPC - D
  • Lounge
  • Dining Room
  • Sun Lounge
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Kitchen
  • Utility Room
  • Boiler Room
  • Shower Room/Cloakroom
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Bathroom

16'6 x 9'6 (5.03m x 2.90m)

Reception Hall

35'0 x 11'0 (10.67m x 3.35m)


21'1 x 15'4 (6.43m x 4.67m)

Dining Room

17'8 x 13'8 (5.38m x 4.17m)

Sun Lounge

32'0 x 7'0 (9.75m x 2.13m)

Sitting Room

21'0 x 15'3 (6.40m x 4.65m)

Dining Kitchen

20'0 x 12'0 (6.10m x 3.66m)

Boiler Room

9'6 x 7'6 (2.90m x 2.29m)

Utility Room

15'0 x 14'0 (4.57m x 4.27m)

Shower Room

11'5 x 8'4 (3.48m x 2.54m)

Bedroom 1

21'0 x 15'0 (6.40m x 4.57m)

Store Room

10'2 x 6'7 (3.10m x 2.01m)

Bedroom 2

18'0 x 13'8 (5.49m x 4.17m)

Bedroom 5/Study

15'6 x 9'9 (4.72m x 2.97m)

Bedroom 3

20'6 x 15'3 (6.25m x 4.65m)

Bedroom 4

14'9 x 9'8 (4.50m x 2.95m)


9'4 x 8'3 (2.84m x 2.51m)

Full Attic Area
Double Garage

21'0 x 21'0 (6.40m x 6.40m)

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