Internal inspection is the only way to truly appreciate this fascinating individual and deceptive character conversion which offers a wealth of features, tucked away in a quiet backwater with private walled garden which benefits from a southerly aspect.
This wonderful home offers a great deal of versatility as well as some stunning features, constructed with brick and ironstone elevations with a pantiled roof and double glazed timber casement windows, as well as benefitting from gas central heating.The property boasts a wonderful combination of interesting features expected within a traditional property combined with the benefits of contemporary living.
The accommodation comprises an initial enclosed entrance porch, ground floor cloakroom, stunning inner entrance vestibule with high vaulted ceiling and aspect up to the attractive galleried landing which offers a wealth of storage and is flooded with light from a large skylight. In addition to the ground floor is a well-proportioned dining kitchen fitted with a generous range of hand painted units with integrated appliances and flowing through into a beautiful sitting room, which offers a wealth of character with ironstone chimney breast with inset solid fuel stove and contemporary bi-fold doors leading out onto a large timber decked terrace. There are two further ground floor bedrooms, the master being a particularly generous size and benefitting from both a dressing room and superb contemporary ensuite wet room, and a family bathroom with modern white suite. The second room is currently utilised as a home office, but would make an ideal ground floor bedroom.
To the first floor there are three further rooms, comprising of two double bedrooms, one of which has an initial reception/dressing area ideal for guests or children.The versatility of this interesting home means it may well appeal to those looking for both a two storey dwelling, but also could be utilised as a single storey home ideal for downsizers.
The exterior is particularly deceptive with an initial driveway providing off road car standing and leading to a substantial brick and pantiled double garage which may offer further scope, subject to the necessary consent, for conversion in the eaves. A quaint secure timber courtesy door gives access through an attractive arched brick wall into what is a delightful enclosed 'secret' garden with considerable privacy and well stocked with established trees and shrubs.
Overall 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.
A PITCHED STORM PORCH HAVING ATTRACTIVE PERIOD CAST IRON COLUMNS AND TIMBER ENTRANCE DOOR WITH SEALED UNIT GLAZED LIGHT, GIVES ACCESS THROUGH INTO THE;
Entrance Porch - 2.26m max x 1.52m - Having quarry tiled floor with stripped skirting, ceiling light point, useful enclosed laundry cupboard with a pair of louvered doors, plumbing for washing machine and space for further free-standing appliance with rolled edge work surface over.Further solid pine door leads through into the;
Ground Floor Cloakroom - 1.52m x 0.91m - Having a two piece suite comprising of close coupled WC, wall-mounted wash basin with chrome taps, tiled splashbacks, continuation of quarry tiled floor, ceiling light point, sealed unit obscure window.
From the entrance porch a stripped pine door with leaded glazed light leads through into the;
Entrance Hall - 3.61m x 3.45m - A well-proportioned light and airy inner entrance vestibule flooded with light from a large Velux skylight, pitched ceiling with exposed purlin, attractive stripped pine spindle balustrade turning staircase rising to the first floor galleried landing above, stripped pine skirting, useful under stairs alcove.Further pine doors leading to;
Dining Kitchen - 5.23m x 3.61m - A well-proportioned light and airy everyday living family orientated space having a generous range of hand painted wall, base and drawer units, open fronted display cabinet and plate rack, rolled edge laminate work surfaces, inset resin one and a third bowl sink and drainer unit with chrome swan neck mixer tap, quarry tiled splashbacks, integrated appliances including a fridge, dishwasher, four ring electric hob, exposed beams to the ceiling, preparation area around the kitchen has quarry tiled floor leading onto a carpeted area with ample room for a large dining table, having attractive part-vaulted ceiling with large inset skylight, central heating radiator, stripped pine skirting, sealed unit double glazed window. A further pine door and two steps lead up into the;
Sitting Room - 4.39m x 4.70m - A wonderful space offering a wealth of character as well as sealed unit double glazed bi-fold doors leading out onto a substantial raised decked terrace which affords a great deal of privacy and outlooks onto the attractive established gardens. Main feature in the sitting room being a beautiful ironstone chimney breast with herring bone brick hearth, inset solid fuel stove, timber lintel above, shelved alcove to the side, heavily beamed ceiling, stripped pine skirting, two ceiling light points, sealed unit double glazed window.
Inner Hallway - 3.78m x 0.91m - Having ceiling light point and further pine doors leading to;
Study - 3.66m x 2.57m - A versatile room currently utilised as a home office but alternatively would make a further ground floor bedroom, having exposed beams, central heating radiator, sealed unit double glazed window.
Master Suite - Comprising of a substantial double bedroom with walk-in dressing room and ensuite facilities.
Bedroom - 4.14m x 3.56m - An attractive space having part-beamed ceiling, central heating radiator, shelved alcove, ceiling light point, sealed unit double glazed window to the front.Further door leading through into;
Ensuite Shower Room - 2.13m x 1.52m - Beautifully appointed having been refitted with a contemporary suite comprising of large walk-in wet area with glass screen and chrome wall-mounted shower mixer with independent handset, close coupled WC with concealed cistern, tumbled marble vanity surface, round bowl wash basin with free-standing chrome mixer tap, travertine tiled floor with stone mosaic inlay, inset downlighters to the ceiling, exposed beam, wall-mounted extractor, chrome contemporary towel radiator, sealed unit obscured double glazed window.
Dressing Room - 1.52m x 1.40m - A walk-in wardrobe, having built-in hanging rails, ceiling light point, stripped pine skirting.
Bathroom - 3.66m x 1.52m - A well thought out space flooded with light from pitched ceiling with large inset sky light, appointed with a four piece white suite comprising of quadrant shower enclosure with sliding screen and wall-mounted electric shower, corner bath with chrome mixer tap, built-in vanity unit, bidet, close coupled WC with concealed cistern, inset wash basin with chrome mixer tap, mirrored splashbacks, tiled walls and tiled floor, exposed beam, wall light point, extractor, central heating radiator.
RETURNING TO THE MAIN HALLWAY, A TURNING STAIRCASE RISES TO A PLEASANT;
Galleried Landing - Fitted with an array of built-in wardrobes/storage space with sliding doors, one of which conceals the airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and cold water header tank, part-pitched ceiling with exposed purlin, large skylight.Further stripped pine doors leading to;
Bedroom 2 - 3.66m x 2.57m to purlins - A double bedroom having part-pitched ceiling, light point, useful under eaves storage area, further built-in wardrobes with stripped pine louvered doors, pine skirting, central heating radiator, sealed unit double glazed skylight.
Dressing Room/Reception - 3.66m x 2.64m - Leading through into Bedroom 3 and could be utilised for a variety of purposes, perfect for children as a first floor reception leading through into the bedroom or alternatively could be utilised as a first floor master suite with dressing area giving access through to the bedroom. The room has built-in wardrobes, part-pitched ceiling with light point, central heating radiator, stripped pine skirting, access to under eaves, sealed unit double glazed skylight.A further solid pine door leads through into;
Bedroom 3 - 4.11m x 2.59m - A further double bedroom having built-in wardrobes, central heating radiator, pine skirting, pitched ceiling, access to under eaves, sealed unit double glazed skylight.
Exterior - The property occupies a delightful location tucked away within this highly regarded and much sought after Vale of Belvoir village situated on a private enclosed plot in a quiet backwater, with large driveway providing generous off road car standing and in turn leading to a large open fronted double garage:
Open Fronted Garage - 5.73m x 6.47m - Offering further potential in the eaves, subject to necessary consent.
Rear Garden - A solid wood courtesy gate gives secure access into the rear gardens which have been beautifully established over the years and stocked with a wealth of trees and shrubs. An initial stone chipping pathway leads in turn to the front door and continues on to the main garden which lies at the side and rear of the property, being mainly laid to lawn and having a large raised hardwood deck to the rear of the sitting room to create a wonderful outdoor entertaining/living space. There is also a timber log store, wall lights and Belfast sink with cold water tap.
Outbuilding - 4.72m x 2.08m - There is an additional paved seating area with pebbled edging and stone chipping terrace at the foot, which again gives access into a useful brick and pantiled outbuilding currently utilised as a workshop and providing excellent storage, having paved floor, part-pitched ceiling, light. Alternatively, subject to the necessary consent may offer further scope to create additional accommodation and would be ideal as an outdoor office.
Council Tax Band - Melton Borough Council - Tax Band E.