** DETACHED COTTAGE STYLE HOME ** WEALTH OF CHARACTER ** THREE BEDROOMS ** TWO RECEPTIONS ** TASTEFULLY MODERNISED THROUGHOUT ** CONTEMPORARY FIXTURES & FITTINGS ** GROUND FLOOR CLOAKROOM ** ENCLOSED REAR GARDEN ** GATED DRIVEWAY ** Read more
** DETACHED COTTAGE STYLE HOME ** WEALTH OF CHARACTER ** THREE BEDROOMS ** TWO RECEPTIONS ** TASTEFULLY MODERNISED THROUGHOUT ** CONTEMPORARY FIXTURES & FITTINGS ** GROUND FLOOR CLOAKROOM ** ENCLOSED REAR GARDEN ** GATED DRIVEWAY **
A delightful detached individual home designed and built in a cottage style, with attractive brick elevations beneath a pantiled roof, traditional style double glazed windows with dormers, creating a more traditional look in keeping with this attractive village setting.
Internally the property has seen a recent programme of tasteful modernisation, with a beautiful fitted kitchen with granite preparation surfaces and integrated appliances, upgraded Worcester Bosch gas central heating boiler, contemporary bathroom, neutral decoration and stripped pine doors. The sitting room boasts an attractive fire place with solid fuel stove and handmade integrated dresser unit to the side.
The property offers a versatile level of accommodation and is large enough to accommodate small families but in the main is likely to appeal to single or professional couples, or those downsizing from larger dwellings, looking for an interesting individual home on a manageable plot. The accommodation comprises of an initial entrance hall, ground floor cloakroom, reception room currently utilised as a formal dining room being adjacent to the kitchen and having a walk-in bay window and French doors leading out into the rear garden. This room in turn gives access into the kitchen which is beautifully appointed, the sitting room has a beamed ceiling, windows to three elevations and attractive fireplace with solid fuel stove. To the first floor are three bedrooms, each offering their own individual character and a beautifully appointed main bathroom.
As well as the accommodation on offer, the property occupies a pleasant landscaped plot designed for low maintenance living with a railing frontage, driveway to the side and timber gates leading onto additional enclosed off road parking at the rear, a pleasant partly lawned garden with various seating areas and useful brick outbuilding/workshop. The gardens are enclosed in the main by brick walls and fencing.
The property occupies a delightful setting tucked away on this no-through lane, within this highly regarded Vale of Belvoir village and viewing comes highly recommended to appreciate both the location and accommodation on offer.
Amenities in Redmile include a public house/restaurant and well regarded village school. Additional amenities are available in the nearby village of Bottesford including secondary school, range of local shops, doctors and dentists and railway station with links to Nottingham and Grantham. The village is surrounded by the undulating countryside of the Vale of Belvoir and for commuting the village is ideally placed being approximately 15 minutes drive from Grantham station where a high speed train to Kings Cross takes just over an hour. The village is also convenient for access to the A52 and A46 providing good road links to Nottingham and Leicester, the A1 and M1.
ATTRACTIVE PERIOD STYLE ENTRANCE DOOR WITH DOUBLE GLAZED LIGHTS, GIVES ACCESS THROUGH INTO THE INITIAL:
Entrance Hall - 1.88m x 1.12m (6'2 x 3'8) - Having attractive oak strip wood flooring, useful built-in storage cupboard, central heating radiator, inset downlighters to the ceiling and stripped pine doors leading to:
Ground Floor Cloakroom - 1.57m x 0.91m (5'2 x 3'0) - Having a two piece contemporary white suite comprising close coupled WC, wall-mounted wash basin with chrome taps, tiled splashbacks, tiled floor, central heating radiator, inset downlighters to the ceiling, double glazed window to the side.
Open Plan Dining Reception - 5.59m x 3.40m (18'4 x 11'2) - A versatile reception space currently utilised as formal dining, linking through into both sitting room and kitchen, flooded with light having a large bay window to the rear and French doors leading out into the garden, continuation of oak strip wood flooring, useful built-in cloaks cupboard, inset downlighters to the ceiling, central heating radiator, spindle balustrade staircase rising to the first floor landing, useful under stairs storage cupboard housing the upgraded Worcester Bosch central heating boiler and further doors to:
Kitchen - 2.67m x 2.44m (8'9 x 8'0) - Beautifully appointed having been recently refitted with a modern range of shaker style woodgrain units, painted in Farrow & Ball style colours, with chrome door furniture, granite work surfaces and up-stands, under-mounted Blanco bowl and sink unit with chrome swan neck mixer tap, integrated appliances include AEG induction hob with stainless steel chimney hood over, single fan assisted oven, dishwasher, fridge and freezer, central heating radiator, wood effect laminate flooring, inset downlighters to the ceiling, double glazed window to the front.
Sitting Room - 4.78m x 3.12m (15'8 x 10'3) - A delightful light and airy reception benefitting from windows to three elevations flooding this room with light, focal point is a chimney breast with slate hearth, inset contemporary solid fuel stove, oak mantle, alcove to the side fitted with bespoke furniture and low level storage cupboard, attractive beamed ceiling, central heating radiator, double glazed windows to both the front, side and rear elevations.
RETURNING TO THE INITIAL DINING RECEPTION A SPINDLE BALUSTRADE TURNING STAIRCASE RISES TO THE:
First Floor Landing - Having part-pitched ceiling, central heating radiator, over-stairs storage cupboard and further doors leading to:
Bedroom 1 - 3.68m excl w'robe x 2.74m (12'1 excl w'robe x 9'0) - A pleasant light and airy double bedroom, benefitting from a dual aspect with double glazed windows to both the rear and side, built-in wardrobes, central heating radiator, inset downlighters to the ceiling.
Bedroom 2 - 4.06m x 2.67m max (13'4 x 8'9 max) - A pleasant double bedroom having aspect into the rear garden, fitted wardrobes, downlighters to the ceiling, central heating radiator, double glazed window
Bedroom 3 - 3.00m x 1.98m (9'10 x 6'6) - Currently utilised as a home office but would make an ideal single bedroom or dressing room. Having part-pitched ceiling, central heating radiator, double glazed window with a pleasant aspect across Church Lane and neighbouring properties with Belvoir Castle on the horizon.
Bathroom - 2.57m x 1.91m (8'5 x 6'3) - Beautifully appointed having been tastefully refitted with a contemporary white suite comprising of panelled bath with chrome mixer tap and separate wall-mounted shower mixer with independent handset and deluge rose over, glass screen, marble effect tiled splashbacks, built-in vanity unit with gloss white door fronts, WC with concealed cistern, vanity surface with inset wash hand basin and chrome mixer tap, chrome contemporary towel radiator, inset downlighters to the ceiling, double glazed window.
Exterior - The property occupies a delightful setting, tucked away on a no-through lane, within this highly regarded Vale of Belvoir village on a pleasant landscaped enclosed plot, set back from the lane via a stone chipping forecourt with attractive wrought iron railings, established lavender and laurel shrub hedging and timber courtesy gate to the side which in turn gives access to the front door.
To the east side of the property is a driveway which continues through a pair of timber gates, giving access to a further driveway at the rear providing enclosed off road parking and leads into an attractive landscaped garden.
The rear garden is enclosed to three sides and has been designed to maximise low maintenance living, with a small lawned area with well stocked borders and established trees and shrubs, paved and timber decked area which benefits from a south westerly aspect and having French doors leading back into the main reception to create an excellent outdoor entertaining space.
Within the garden is a period brick and pantiled outbuiding with a timber clad gable end, providing useful storage/workshop space.
Council Tax Band - Melton Borough Council - Tax Band D