This property is in a delightful rural location approached via a private lane leading to a tranquil setting. The cottage stands on a plot of approximately one third of an acre (tbv)and has woodland beyond the boundary to the side and the rear A country location with all the benefits of excellent road and rail links. The property is believed to date from the 1890s. There is a five- bar gate and a drive with parking for 4 cars together with a large workshop.
There is a pathway from the front garden gate leading to the front door and also with a path from the drive and benefitting from CCTV and outside lighting. There is a half- glazed door opening into the entrance hall with stairs to the left, sitting room ahead, kitchen/diner ahead and to the right and study beyond that to the front of the property.
A small paned glazed door leads into the sitting room which is large, bright and airy with two sets of windows to the left and full height windows either side of double patio doors at the far end of the room which open onto the attractive curved terrace. From the sitting room double doors open into the kitchen/diner which is a spacious room with a fireplace in the dining room with a wooden mantelpiece and a stone hearth with bookcases on either side of the fireplace. The kitchen has a good range of cream wall and base units in a country style with attractive wall tiles in a mix of neutrals and rust colours together with under cupboard lighting and a large breakfast bar. There is an electric cooker with a double oven, 4 rings and an extractor above with space and plumbing for a washing machine and a fridge/freezer. There is a one and a half bowl sink beneath a large window overlooking the rear garden and a stable door opening onto the terrace.
Returning to the dining room, there is a small paned glazed door leading into the study which is situated at the front of the cottage overlooking the front garden. It has a useful storage cupboard, a large window and is a good size. If required, it would make an ideal study or a family/playroom according to particular needs.
Moving upstairs bedrooms 2 and 3 are on the left and are both double bedrooms overlooking the rear garden. Each has built-in wardrobes across one wall providing excellent storage. On the landing there is access to the main loft which has a light and is boarded. There is a second loft accessed from within the wardrobe in the master bedroom.
The master bedroom is at the front of the cottage and, again, has excellent storage with two double built-in wardrobes along one wall together with sound insulation in the wall that is back to back with the next door property.
The family bathroom is a good size with a window to the front, full height tiling and half height feature inset of mosaic tiles in neutral colours and a chrome ladder style radiator. There is a shower cubicle, a separate white bath, a contemporary WC and a square wash hand basin with vanity unit beneath. Adjacent to this is a tall storage unit with a side shelf, a bathroom cabinet with light above the wash hand basin and a second bathroom cabinet on the wall above the WC making this a stylish bathroom.
At the front of the house there is a garden gate leading to the front door and another pathway across from the drive. To the side of the property is a 5-bar gate and driveway providing off-road parking for 4 cars. Beyond is an area of lawn and post and rail fencing with privately owned woodland on the other side of the boundary. There is a large workshop with power and light which provides both excellent storage and can be useful for additional domestic appliances. The oil tank is tucked away behind fencing and on each side of the workshop there are water butts.
The rear garden has an attractive curved terrace with doors from the sitting room... Read more