Located on the edge of Scalford village surrounded by countryside is this individual charming cottage dating back to the mid 1850s and having been extended twice, more recently in 2015 by the present vendors. Read more
Located on the edge of Scalford village surrounded by countryside is this individual charming cottage dating back to the mid 1850s and having been extended twice, more recently in 2015 by the present vendors. The property provides four double bedrooms on the first floor and a bathroom and on the ground floor the entrance hall leads through to a dining room and lounge, both with multi-fuel stoves, breakfast kitchen, utility room and wet room. Outside are mature gardens which wrap around all four sides of the property and a sizeable gravelled driveway and timber workshop. The property was comprehensively refurbished and updated in 2015 with a high quality fitted breakfast kitchen, bathroom and wetroom. The property has an ideal fusion of modern fittings including uPVC double glazing and a modern central heating system, yet retains its original charm with exposed stone walls, fireplaces and wood flooring. An early internal viewing is recommended to appreciate the setting of the property and its delightful interior.
Accommodation The property is entered through a part glazed door from the side elevation into the entrance porch.
Entrance Porch With a vaulted ceiling, exposed stone wall, reclaimed Canadian maple floor, two double glazed windows to each side and a part glazed door into the entrance hall.
Entrance Hall With a continuation of the reclaimed Canadian maple flooring, staircase rising to the first floor landing, useful understairs storage cupboard, exposed beams to the ceiling, radiator and door off the wet room.
Wet Room7'9" x 5'6" (2.36m x 1.68m). A beautifully appointed and refitted wet room comprising a three piece suit to include a wet room area with a wall mounted shower head and second shower attachment, wash hand basin and a low level WC. Full tiling to the walls and floor, heated towel rail, obscure glazed window to the front, spotlights to the ceiling and extractor fan.
Dining Room12'2" x 10' (3.7m x 3.05m). This charming reception room has a uPVC double glazed window to the front and a continuation of the reclaimed Canadian maple flooring, Central multi-fuel cast iron stove set on a tiled hearth and having a wood lintel over.
Lounge17'9" (5.4m) x 12' (3.66m) max - 9'11" (3.01m) min. An attractive principal reception room benefitting from a dual aspect with double glazed windows to front and a walk-in bay window to the side with double French doors opening out into the garden and enjoying far reaching views over open countryside including views of the church in the village centre. TV aerial point, radiator, a continuation of the reclaimed Canadian maple flooring and part of the wall has the original exposed stone on display. A freestanding cast iron multi-fuel stove set within a fireplace with a wood lintel over and tiled hearth. Door through to the breakfast kitchen.
Breakfast Kitchen15'11" x 11'11" (4.85m x 3.63m). Having been beautifully refitted with a range of painted base cupboards and drawers and matching eye level units. A rage of solid wood work tops with matching upstands and an inset ceramic Belfast sink with mixer tap over. Space for a double range cooker with a fitted Stoves extractor hood over and integrated dishwasher and fridge. Tiled flooring, space for a breakfast table and chairs, radiator, double glazed window over the sink has far reaching views over open countryside, French doors to the rear lead out into the garden. Beams to ceiling, spotlighting to the ceiling and a partially exposed stone wall. Door through to the utility room.
Utility Room8' x 5'10" (2.44m x 1.78m). With a continuation of the tiled floor from the breakfast kitchen, a range of base units and a sink, space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge. Radiator, spotlights to the ceiling, a double glazed window to the rear and a part glazed door leads to the outside.
Landing On the first floor approached via a staircase from the entrance hall is the first floor split level landing, which has a double glazed window to the side, access to loft space and a built-in airing cupboard housing a hot water tank.
Bedroom One13'7" x 11'11" (4.14m x 3.63m). Benefitting from a dual aspect with two double glazed windows to the rear and a further double glazed window to the side enjoying fantastic open views, stripped wood flooring, radiator and a vaulted ceiling with spotlights.
Bedroom Two11'11" x 10' (3.63m x 3.05m). Also benefitting from a partially vaulted ceiling, double glazed windows to the side and rear, radiator and stripped wood flooring.
Bedroom Three12'1" x 10'2" (3.68m x 3.1m). This double room has a double glazed window to the front enjoying countryside views, radiator and exposed wood flooring.
Bedroom Four10' x 9'2" (3.05m x 2.8m). A fourth double bedroom with a double glazed windows to the front and side, radiator and stripped wood flooring.
Family Bathroom8'2" x 6'7" (2.5m x 2m). Refitted with a white Heritage three piece suite comprising a twin ended bath with a central mixer tap and hand held shower attachment together with a Mira electric shower, wash hand basin and low level WC. Quality replacement tiling to the walls and floor, obscure double glazed window to the side, wall mounted towel heater and spotlights to the ceiling.
Outside The property has a generous plot surrounded by open countryside to each elevation. There is a five bar gated access with vehicle access onto a large gravelled driveway situated in front of the property. Beyond the driveway is a large wood store, timber garden shed and separate workshop. Beyond the gravelled driveway is an established garden which is largely lawned, a variety of fruit trees including plum, apple, cherry and pear. There is productive raised vegetable beds, a natural wildlife pond and established hedgerows and trees to the boundaries. The oil tank is concealed by trellising and there is post and rail fencing to the right boundary taking full advantage of the countryside views. There is external lighting surrounding the property and tucked round to the side of the house is the external oil central heating boiler. There are two outdoor taps and the lawn wraps all the way around the property and there is a front raised flower bed.
Workshop15'3" x 10'1" (4.65m x 3.07m). Accessed via double doors to the front and side elevations, connected with power and lighting and having windows to the front and side.