A rather special detached cottage located within this favoured village which has been thoughtfully and tastefully enhanced to provide versatile, inviting accommodation brimming with character and set in a wonderful, private plot.
This delightful detached cottage is a real gem that enjoys a central location in this favoured village which boasts a thriving village pub, the Fox and Hounds ( excellent food!) and allows easy access into Oakham (less than 10 mins drive), Melton Mowbray, Leicester and main road networks. The property has undergone recent, significant improvement and extension which has been carried out sympathetically and with a tasteful, premium specification. The end result has provided spacious, versatile living accommodation which cleverly blends original period charm and character with modern living amenities and space. The very generously proportioned living space is far more useable than many similar properties of this age, type and price range and is complimented by well balanced first floor accommodation that provides Three double bedrooms all highly individual with the potential for a fourth single bedroom should it be required. There are two beautifully appointed bathrooms that were completely refurbished with the master bathroom being very generously proportioned.
Externally the property is set in a superb, regular shaped plot which boasts excellent privacy ( being mainly walled and totally enclosed) and provides an abundance of colour in season. There is a large rockery, terrace for sitting and dining 'al-fresco', lawned area, 'skip hall' outbuilding storage, covered corner sitting area and access around the whole of the property to both sides. There is 'off road' parking to the front of the property.
Ground Floor: Living kitchen with 4 Oven Electric AGA, Snug, Utility room, Cloakroom / W.C, Dining room, Hallway, Sitting room, Drawing room, Rear Porch, Pantry.
There are two staircases to upstairs, one from the utility and one from the hallway:
First Floor: Extended Landing ( Potential Bedroom Four or Study ), Master Bedroom, Master Bathroom, Two further Double Bedrooms, Rear Landing, Second Bathroom.
Outside: Driveway with off road parking, fabulous established 'English Cottage' gardens with plentiful interest including large rockery and ideal alfresco patio dining area. Enclosed mainly walled garden offering excellent privacy with level lawn and access around the whole of the property. Bespoke built 'Skip hall' a useful outhouse with interesting features and further covered cornered sitting area. The front gardens feature box hedging and further well manicured interest.
Electric AGA, Mains Water, Electricity and Drainage. Oil Fired Central heating by Myson boiler. Modern high pressure water tank.