A deceptively spacious country cottage in a peaceful village location within commuting distance of London as well as Nottingham, Leicester & Peterborough. (contd...) Read more
A deceptively spacious country cottage in a peaceful village location within commuting distance of London as well as Nottingham, Leicester & Peterborough. (contd...)
A deceptively spacious country cottage in a peaceful village location within commuting distance of London as well as Nottingham, Leicester & Peterborough. The accommodation briefly comprises a sitting room, dining room, family room, spacious bespoke kitchen/diner, utility room with downstairs WC.To the first floor are four well-proportioned bedrooms; master bedroom has an en-suite and walk-in wardrobe.Many rooms have a dual aspect both to the ground and first floor, deep window sills, open fireplace and far reaching views across the countryside.Outside there is a cottage front garden and the rear garden is a well-maintained with a patio area.The gravelled driveway provides ample parking for three vehicles and leads onto a paved area featuring secure storage for garden furniture, bikes, tools and a large log-store.The property also benefits from double glazing throughout and oil fired central heating.
AccommodationThe property is entered via a part glazed front door into:
Dining Room13'6" x 11'10" (4.11m x 3.6m).With built-in shelving and base cupboards, sealed unit double glazed windows to front and rear and exposed beam and double radiator.Plans have been approved for a reception hall if required.
Sitting Room16'9" x 13'2" (5.1m x 4.01m).Having a dual aspect with sealed unit double glazed French doors and window opening onto the rear garden and two matching sealed unit double glazed windows to front.Heavily beamed ceiling, open fronted fireplace on quarry tiled hearth, oak mantel, built-in shelving, TV aerial point and double radiator.Stripped pine door to:
Breakfast Kitchen15'6" x 14'9" (4.72m x 4.5m).Fitted with a range of handmade solid pine cupboards with matching central-island.Single drainer sink.Range cooker with twin ovens, grill, six ring gas hob and warming plate, tiled splashback and extractor hood, space for fridge/freezer andplumbing for dishwasher.Ceramic tiled flooring, cast iron radiator, sealed unit double glazed French doors to front and matching window to rear.Heavily beamed ceiling, attractive exposed stone walling to one wall, door to rear garden, useful cupboard off understairs and double radiator.
Separate Utility Room10'4" x 8'8" (3.15m x 2.64m).With single drainer sink, base cupboards under, eye level units, plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer and off:
CloakroomFitted with a low level WC and corner wash hand basin with tiled splashbacks.Sealed unit double glazed window.
Playroom14'9" x 9'10" (4.5m x 3m).With laminate flooring, radiator and sealed unit double glazed windows to front and side and matching French doors with side windows opening onto patio and rear garden.
LandingOn the first floor, approached via a staircase from off the breakfast kitchen is the first floor landing with radiator and sealed unit double glazed windows to rear overlooking the rear garden and open countryside beyond.
Bedroom One14'1" x 13'5" (4.3m x 4.1m).Having a dual aspect with sealed unit double glazed windows to the front and rear, radiator, recessed alcove with shelving and cupboard, stripped pine door, walk-in wardrobes and stripped pine doors.
En-suite Shower RoomFitted with a white three piece suite comprising fully tiled corner shower, vanity unit and low level WC.Chrome heated towel rail/radiator, ceramic tiled flooring, part tiling and sealed double glazed window to front with blind.
Bedroom Two11'3" x 10'6" (3.43m x 3.2m).With built-in double and single wardrobes with hanging rails and top boxes, ornate cast iron open fireplace, radiator, sealed unit double glazed window to front and stripped pine door.
Bedroom Three11'1" x 7'9" (3.38m x 2.36m).With radiator, sealed unit double glazed window to front and stripped pine door.
Bedroom Four14'10" x 10'3" (4.52m x 3.12m).With built-in cupboard, radiator, sealed unit double glazed windows to front and rear and stripped pine door.
Family BathroomFitted with a white four piece suite comprising panelled bath by Duravit, low level WC, fully tiled separate shower and vanity unit.Chrome heated towel rail/radiator, shelving, access to roof space, stripped pine door, double glazed window to front with blind, ceiling spotlights with dimmer and airing cupboard off with large insulated hot water cylinder and slatted shelving.
OutsideA particular feature of the property is its attractive quiet setting on the edge of the village.The gravel driveway providing hardstanding for at least three vehicles.The front gardens are laid to lawn, raised by stone walling with a variety of shrubs and plants with ornamental paved pathways.A path leads to the front door where plans have been approved to create a sizeable entrance hall extension if required.
Rear GardenBeing of a good size, the rear garden is also predominantly laid to lawn with flowering borders, a variety of shrubs and plants, enclosed on all sides by hedging, timber panelled fencing with a backdrop of trees and providing complete privacy.In addition is a paved sun terrace enclosed by dwarf stone walling.Two timber sheds provide ample space for outdoor equipment and furniture and there is also storage for coal and logs.
Fixtures and FittingsAll fitted carpets are included.