GUIDE PRICE £425,000 TO £440,000 - Located close to the heart of the wonderful and very well served village of Corby Glen, is this iconic and truly unique detached home. This charming and characterful home which is thought to date back to c. 1906, has accommodation over two floors that extends to around 2,000 square feet, and comprises of Reception Hall, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen with oil fired Aga, Utility Room, Study, Store Room, FOUR GENEROUS DOUBLE BEDROOMS and an Office/Bedroom 5 with a Balcony, WC and a Family Bathroom. Outside there is a detached Office/Studio and a Brick Built Shed/Workshop, alongside gardens to the front, side and rear, with private seating areas to enjoy the best of the British summer. An early viewing of this home is considered essential to fully appreciate its position, space and character, and to avoid disappointment.
RECEPTION HALL 4.72m x 1.83m (15'6" x 6'0")
With half obscure glazed entrance door, single radiator, original feature tiled flooring, picture rail and ceiling cornicing. An open archway leads off with a quarry tiled floor, single radiator and stairs rising to the first floor landing. There is also a large under stairs storage cupboard which has a glazed sash window to the side aspect.
SITTING ROOM 5.08m into bay, reducing to 4.27m x 4.45m (16'8" i
With double glazed sash window installed by the current owners in the more recent years, double radiator and feature open fireplace with cast iron surround and inset tiling. There is also ceiling cornicing, ceiling rose and picture rail.
DINING ROOM 5.11m into bay, reducing to 4.27m x 4.42m (16'9" i
Having double glazed bay window to the front aspect with inset sash windows also installed by the current owners, feature open fire with cast iron surround and inset tiling, tiled hearth and decorative marble surround. To either side of the fireplace are bespoke built-in storage cupboards and bookshelves installed by the current owners. There is also ceiling cornicing, picture rail and smoke alarm. An open archway leads through to:
KTICHEN 4.50m x 3.07m (14'9" x 10'1")
With glazed sash window to the side aspect, quarry tiled flooring, door giving access back to the reception hall, square edged hardwood work surface with inset ceramic Belfast sink, bespoke cupboards and drawers for storage, further built-in storage cupboards, concealed oil fired central heating boiler, twin plate oil powered Aga built in to a decorative chimney breast with recessed lighting. The vendor is prepared to remove the Aga if it is not required.
UTILITY ROOM 3.35m x 2.03m (11'0" x 6'8")
With glazed sash window to the rear aspect, half glazed door to the rear, quarry tiled flooring, hardwood work surface with inset ceramic sink with mixer tap over, space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, further eye and base level cupboards.
OFFICE 2.18m x 2.16m (7'2" x 7'1")
With glazed sash window to the rear aspect, single radiator and quarry tiled floor.
STORAGE ROOM 2.18m x 2.08m (7'2" x 6'10")
With glazed sash window to the rear aspect. This room in the past has been used as a pantry.
** The Office and Storage Room could be combined to make a nice sized room if required **
FIRST FLOOR GALLERIED LANDING 6.55m x 3.61m max measurements (21'6" x 11'10" max
With glazed sash window to the side aspect, large loft hatch, smoke alarm, picture rail and double radiator.
BEDROOM ONE 4.45m x 4.29m (14'7" x 14'1")
With three individual sash windows to the front aspect, single radiator and a feature cast iron fireplace with inset tiling.
BEDROOM TWO 4.45m x 4.29m (14'7" x 14'1")
With three individual sash windows to the front aspect, single radiator and cast iron feature fireplace with inset tiling.
BEDROOM THREE 4.50m x 3.07m (14'9" x 10'1")
With glazed sash window to the side aspect, single radiator and feature cast iron fireplace with inset tiling, airing cupboard housing the hot water tank and having shelf storage.
BEDROOM FOUR 3.20m x 2.18m (10'6" x 7'2")
With glaazed sash window to the side aspect and single radiator.
BEDROOM FIVE / OFFICE 2.92m x 1.83m (9'7" x 6'0")
Currently used as an office and having single radiator and a pair of glazed doors opening onwards and giving access to a small balcony with wrought iron rail.
BATHROOM 2.01m x 2.18m (6'7" x 7'2")
With obscure window to the side aspect and a 2-piece suite comprising wash handbasin and panelled bath.
With low level suite.
There is a walled and raised front garden with wrought iron rail, pathway to the front entrance door with light. At the side and rear there are lawned gardens with well stocked borders, a vegetable garden, herb garden and GREENHOUSE. There is fencing, stone wall and brick wall to the boundaries, a secluded patio seating area behind the shed and office and to the left-hand side of the property there is a gated gravelled area where the oil tank is located. A further metal gate from here leads to the gardens.
DETACHED OFFICE / STUDIO 3.68m x 2.13m (12'1" x 7'0")
With split stable style door, double glazed window to the front and side aspect, double glazed window into the eaves at the rear, power and lighting.
This room would make an ideal home office or studio.
BRICK SHED 4.37m x 2.59m (14'4" x 8'6")
With timber door and lighting.
Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected. The property has oil fired central heating.
The property is in Council Tax Band E. Annual charges for 2019/2010 - £2,085.31
From High Street continue on to London Road and out of town along South Parade (B1174) joining the A1 south. Continue along the A1 taking the left fork signposted A151 to Bourne. Proceed in to the village along Station Road, taking the left fork also Station Road and the property is on the left.
Corby Glen is situated 7 miles north west of Bourne on the A151 and 12 miles south of Grantham. It offers two medical practices, a primary and high school, 2 shops, 2 public houses, coffee shop, art gallery and numerous other services. See http://www.corbyglen.com. The property is conveniently located for easy access to the A1 and Grantham offers main line rail link to London (Kings Cross).
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