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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Thistleholme, Low Street, Beckingham

Offers in Region of £225,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance Hall
  • Sitting Room
  • Living Dining Room
  • Breakfasting Kitchen
  • Sunroom
  • Two Bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Garage
  • Building plot

Full description

Thistleholme represents a rare opportunity to acquire an existing generous detached bungalow within good sized grounds but which also benefits from Planning Permission for a further detached bungalow within the rear garden. As such the property will appeal to an enterprising builder/developer or perhaps those seeking multi-generational living.

The existing bungalow is generously proportioned with a sitting room having an attractive focal point of Minster stone style fireplace. To the rear of this is a sizeable living dining room with patio doors opening to the side. A breakfasting kitchen hosts a comprehensive range of light oak fitments and an array of integrated appliances. A sunroom is provided which presently offers fine views over the rear garden. There are two bedrooms and bathroom.

The property has fine gardens laid out in traditional front and rear manner but with a driveway to either side which interconnect at the rear of the existing bungalow. The linked up driveways offer turning, parking and amenity areas and a particular feature is a concrete hard standing ideal for the parking of a caravan, boat or similar. A good size brick built garage is offered.

Planning Permission has been granted for a further detached bungalow situated within the rear garden.

The property enjoys frontage to Low Street within the favoured village of Beckingham. The small Post Office/general store is the hub of the village and there is a village primary school and variety of secondary schools within the area including Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School in Gainsborough.

The area in general is served by excellent communication links with the A1M lying to the west of Retford giving access to the wider motorway network. Both Retford and Doncaster have mainline railway stations on the London to Edinburgh Intercity Link and Doncaster Sheffield (Robin Hood) International Airport is within comfortable driving distance.

Approaching the village via Retford on the A620 at the roundabout take the second exit entering the village on Low Street where the property will be found on the right hand side.



SITTING ROOM 13’9” x 11’0” (4.20m x 3.35m) to rear of chimney breast but excluding bay window to front, at the focal point is a Minster stone style fireplace with living flame gas fire, coving and double doors open to

LIVING DINING ROOM 20’4” x 11’0” (6.21m x 3.35m) with tilt and slide patio door opening to side, coving, dado rail, radiator

BREAKFAST KITCHEN 12’7” x 12’0” (3.89m x 3.66m) comprehensively fitted with a range of light oak corniced fitments with oak edged granite effect working surfaces and illuminated glazed dresser cabinets. There is an array of integrated appliances including double oven, gas hob, extractor, integrated washing machine, dish washer and fridge freezer. Under lit eye level cabinets, 1.5 sink units, ceramic tiled splash backs and flooring, down lighters, coving, concealed gas fired central heating boiler, radiator

SUNROOM 12’0” x 7’6” (3.66m x 2.29m) with terrazzo tiled flooring, views down the garden, radiator

BEDROOM ONE 13’8” x 11’0” (4.16m x 3.35m) excluding splayed bay window to front, coving, radiator

BEDROOM TWO 13’8” maximum narrowing to 11’0” x 10’5” (4.16m maximum narrowing to 3.35m x 3.17m) coving, radiator

BATHROOM with panel bath with bath/shower mixer and electric shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc, fully tiled walls, extractor, radiator

A particular feature of the property is its generous plot offering good formal gardens and upon which, to the rear Planning Permission has been granted for a further detached bungalow.

To the front of the property there is a privet hedge behind with sits the lawn and shrubbery and paved path along the front elevation. There are two separate driveways leading off Low Street passing by either side of the bungalow. These are tarmac and link up at the rear in an ample turning/parking and amenity area. The driveway also gives access to the excellent brick built garage 23’3” x 15’0” (7.10m x 4.55m) with up and over door, light, power and personal door.

By the side of the property is a paved patio area, rose border and concrete hard standing ideal for boat and caravan storage.

The lawn garden extends beyond with shrubbery, rear conifer screening and views over the adjacent field beyond.

On 26th November 2010 Planning Permission was granted under Planning Application Number 06/10/00020/ for new three bedroom bungalow with single garage using existing vehicle access and drive upon the garden land to the rear of the existing bungalow, Thistleholme. Copies of the Planning Decision Notice and Plans are available for inspection at the Selling Agent’s offices. Interested parties should make their own enquiries regarding the Planning Permission at Bassetlaw District Council, Queen’s Buildings, Potter Street, Worksop, S80 2AH. Telephone 01909 533533. Quoting 06/10/00020/.

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Tenure and Possession: The Property is freehold and vacant possession will be given upon completion.
Council Tax: We are advised by Bassetlaw District Council that this property is in Band C.
Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
Floorplans: The floorplans within these particulars are for identification purposes only, they are representational and are not to scale. Accuracy and proportions should be checked by prospective purchasers at the property.
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Free Valuation: We would be happy to provide you with a free market appraisal of your own property should you wish to sell. Further information can be obtained from Brown & Co, Retford - 01777 709112.
Financial Services: In order to ensure your move runs as smoothly as possible we can introduce you to Fiducia Comprehensive Financial Planning who offer a financial services team who specialize in residential and commercial property finance. Their expertise combined with the latest technology makes them best placed to advise on all your mortgage and insurance needs to ensure you get the right financial package for your new home.
Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.
Surveys: We naturally hope that you purchase your next home through Brown & Co, but if you find a suitable property through another agent, our team of experienced Chartered Surveyors led locally by Jeremy Baguley MRICS are able to carry out all types of survey work, including Valuations, RICS Homebuyers Reports and Building Surveys. For more information on our services please contact our Survey Team on 01777 712946.
These Particulars were prepared in January 2011.


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