Guide Price £675,000
3 Bedroom Detached House
Built circa 1800-1850, this truly impressive character cottage is of traditional timber frame construction with a later addition of a mix of stone and block work (c1970s) and then again in 2015 with a brick plinth and timber frame extension.
The property underwent extensive modernisation in 2011 when all floors, walls and ceilings were replaced. There is underfloor heating throughout with each room being ‘zoned’ with its own thermostat making it highly efficient (combined gas /electric cost approx. £90 per month) and all rooms can be controlled via touch screen in the utility.
There is plenty of light and spacious living space on offer (1,460 sq ft) with accommodation arranged over three floors which briefly comprises: entrance porch; split level sitting room with inglenook fireplace and wood burning stove, raised family area with stairs to first floor. A door with steps lead down to a useful cellar providing ideal storage and housing gas fired boiler. There is a beautifully appointed kitchen/dining room fitted with an extensive range of matching base cupboards, drawers and wall cabinets, solid oak work surfaces and splashback, range of built in appliances including integrated dishwasher, fridge, and wine cooler, recess for cooking range, ample space for a large family table and chairs, tiled flooring throughout and full width bi-fold doors leading out to the rear garden. Off the kitchen there is a utility area with space and plumbing for appliances and access into a shower room/ WC and a home office/ occasional 4th bedroom with bifold doors onto patio and rear garden. On the first floor: there are 2 well proportioned bedrooms, one with a luxury en-suite bathroom and the other with a luxury en- suite shower room. Further stairs then lead from the landing to a 2nd floor double bedroom with part sloping ceilings and eves storage.
Outside: There is a shingle private driveway provides off street parking for two vehicles to the front. A covered log store and side porch lead into the utility room. The rear garden comprises: a paved patio area providing ideal outdoor space for alfresco dining. Attached green house (7’6 X 5’9), plant borders and beds, level central area of lawn and potting shed. All fully enclosed and enjoying a high degree of privacy and seclusion.
|Central village location close to highly regarded schools||Impressive split level sitting room with wood burning stove|
|Stunning kitchen/dining room with bi fold doors to rear garden||Character and original features including wall and ceiling timbers|
|Ground floor WC/shower room - Utility room -Home office / occasional 4th bed||Useful cellar providing ideal storage space|
|Under floor heating throughout - Multi -room audio throughout - Replaced boiler. (2015) Rewired (20||Private driveway providing ample off road parking|
|Well-tended cottage style gardens /high degree of privacy||EPC rating: C Council Tax Band: E|