Bay Lane, Gillingham, SP8

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4

A detached family home located a short walk from the town centre of Gillingham. Inside comprises of lounge, open plan kitchen/diner, study, bathroom and four good size bedrooms two of which have en-suites. Outside you will find a recently landscaped rear garden with extensive countryside views.


Situated on the outskirts of Gillingham town - in the sought-after Hamlet of Bay - is this captivating detached 4-bedroom family home within walking distance of the town centre, local schools, and rail station (mainline route between London and Exeter). With extensive countryside views to the rear, this immaculate, spacious (over 2,600 sq ft), and bespoke property benefits from under-floor heating throughout the ground floor, double glazing, and newly landscaped gardens. A viewing is highly recommended to really appreciate what Hair Cobble Cottage has to offer!

Entrance Hall

Through the beautiful oak porch way there is a spacious entrance hall which has an oak stairway with galleried landing and tiled floor. Glazed double doors lead to the large lounge, kitchen/diner, and further access to the study, cloakroom, under stairs storage, and double coats cupboard. Wired smoke alarm.


The cloakroom has a rear aspect window, WC, fixed vanity unit with hand basin, and tiled flooring.

Study 11' x 10' 4" ( 3.35m x 3.15m )

The study has Karndean flooring, a double window to the front of the property, and ample power points.

Lounge 19' 2" x 18' 5" ( 5.84m x 5.61m )

Carpeted with rear aspect French double-doors and a further side window; both with newly-installed plantation shutters. The multi-fuel burner and fire surround was added as part of a major refurbishment approximately 2.5 years ago. TV point, ample power points, and storage cupboards.

Kitchen/diner 21' 5" x 17' 3" ( 6.53m x 5.26m )

Dual aspect with tiled floor and 1½ doors leading to the rear garden. The refurbished kitchen benefits from granite work surfaces, double Belfast sink, along with an island and oak breakfast bar. Recent additions include a Neff gas hob, combi electric sous vide oven, and a further Neff microwave/combi oven. Cooker hood (outside ventilated), TV point, and spaces for a dishwasher and large fridge/freezer.

Utility Room 5' x 4' 6" ( 1.52m x 1.37m )

Window to rear, tiled floor, sink, shelving, space for tumble dryer, and plumbing

for a washing machine.

Boot Room 7' x 5' ( 2.13m x 1.52m )

Tiled flooring with rear aspect window and a stable door leading out to the rear garden, and further doors to the utility room and garage.

Galleried Landing

Carpeted with two front aspect Velux windows, two wired smoke alarms, a sun-light tunnel, radiator, airing cupboard with storage shelf.

Bedroom One 19' 5" x 17' ( 5.92m x 5.18m )

This extensive bedroom has a large feature window to the rear of the property, offering countryside views, and a vaulted ceiling with exposed oak beams. Further Velux window to the side, two radiators, carpeted, TV point, and a door through to the ensuite shower room.


The ensuite offers a Velux window to the rear with laminate flooring, shower cubicle, extractor fan, WC, feature vanity unit with hand basin, shaver point, wall-mounted and lit vanity mirror, and a heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two 15' 4" x 14' 9" ( 4.67m x 4.50m )

Double aspect and carpeted, with window to the rear and a Velux window to the front. Radiator, TV point, eves storage, access to the loft, and door to the ensuite.


Velux window to the rear with tiled flooring, shower cubicle, extractor fan, WC, hand

basin, and a heated towel rail.

Bedroom Three 14' 4" x 10' ( 4.37m x 3.05m )

Carpeted, with window to the front, radiator, TV point, and large built-in storage cupboard.

Bedroom Four 10' 11" x 10' 4" ( 3.33m x 3.15m )

Carpeted with window to front elevation, radiator, and free-standing wardrobe/drawer unit.


With tiled flooring, the family bathroom has a window to the rear, a bath, shower cubicle, extractor fan, WC, hand basin, heated towel rail, and storage shelves.


Front Of The Property

There is a long driveway with LED lighting leading to a field-gate entrance, which opens up to ample parking for circa four cars. The front is largely laid to Cotswold gravel, with some grass areas and shrub borders. There is also a carport with hard-standing behind.

Rear Garden

The newly landscaped rear garden backs on to open fields with countryside views. There is a large patio area with pergola, a circular lawn and a cobbled pathway leading up to the office/studio and large decking area. A few bonus features are the outside lighting (including pergola lights and LED strip lighting to the decking), log store, shed, and two outside taps - one being a 'blend valve' with fixed temperature for washing pets after a muddy country walk. There are two side gates; one either side of the property and leading to the front garden/car port.

Garden Office/studio 12' 8" x 10' ( 3.86m x 3.05m )

This attractive outside building, made from Norwegian wood with insulated floor and ceiling, makes the perfect place for a home office or guest entertainment. There are double doors to the side and rear, lighting and power, and an air-conditioning unit.

Garage 17' 1" x 15' ( 5.21m x 4.57m )

Traditional wooden doors, lights and power, with access to the boot room. To the rear is a single Belfast sink, and access to a small boiler room, with a water softener and boiler; both replaced within the last 3 years.


There is a long driveway leading up to the property that opens up to a large parking area for ample vehicles. There is also a carport with storage space behind.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.

2. These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.

3. The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.

4. Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.

5. Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.

6. Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

01747 228284

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4 High Street, Gillingham, Dorset

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