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6 bedroom detached house for sale

West Road, Bourne, PE10


Property Description

Key features

  • A lovely town residence of character
  • Improved and spacious accommodation
  • Gas fied heating (new boiler 2011)
  • 4 reception rooms and 6 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms. Kitchen and Utility room
  • Well kept and stocked gardens
  • Sheltered south facing location
  • About 1/4 mile from town and shopping
  • Bourne about 16 miles north of Peterborough
  • A property of special appeal

Full description

This property has been extensively improved and modernised in recent years and comprises a substantial house of particular character and appeal. It is located about a quarter of a mile from Bourne town centre where there are good local shopping facilities, two Primary schools, a Grammar School and Bourne Academy all of which have excellent Offstead reports. Bourne is approximately 16 miles north of Peterborough city and London King's Cross is within an hours train journey of Peterborough station. There are many recreational amenities in the area including several golf courses, the ancient Bourne Woods close by and Rutland Water between Stamford and Oakham for fishing, sailing and other pursuits.

The accommodation which is protected by an alarm system comprises:
Front door to Entrance Vestibule: 2.18m x 1.90m (7’2” by 6’3”) radiator. Part glazed inner door to:
Main Reception Hall: 3.91m x 2.69m (12'10" by 8'10") radiator, staircase to 1st floor, recessed book shelving wall feature.

Drawing room: 8.31m x 3.68m/4.67m (27'3" by 12'1"/15'4" into side bay window) open fireplace to one end of room in marble surround and hearth and ornamental outer surround, 3 radiators, TV point, two windows to side and one to front.

Music room: 6.12m x 3.96m (20'1" into semicircular front bay window by 13’) two radiators, Adam style fireplace in stone with open Baxi grate, window seat to front bay.

Passageway (mind step) with radiator. towards rear. Off are:
Cloakroom: low-level WC and small wash basin, tiled floor.

Walk-in store/coat room: 2.41m x 1.50m (7'11" by 4'11") with cupboards to one wall having hanging rails and shelving.

Part glazed door to Dining room: 4.90m x 4.32m (16'1" by 14'2" maximum) radiator, open fireplace with brick surround and hearth.

Kitchen: 5.23m x 3.68m/2.92m (17'2" by 12'1"/9'7") fitted floor cupboards in oak finish with granite worktops over, splash back tiling, inset porcelain Belfast type sink (hot and cold taps), large recess area with oil fired Aga cooker having 4 ovens, hot and warm plates and plate hob, fully tiled behind with recessed lighting over, cupboards and drawers beside, space and plumbing for washer, ceramic tile floor, recessed ceiling lights.

Large walk-in Larder off: 2.56m x 2.44m (8’5" x 8') with half door from kitchen, quarry tiled flooring, wall shelving and tiled cold slab.

Open door from kitchen to:
Breakfast room: 6.60m x 2.97m (21'8" by 9'9") oak finish flooring, 2 radiators, TV and telephone points, half glazed door to outside, shelved recess with cupboard.

Utility room: 3.38m x 2.74m (11’1" x 9') ceramic tiled flooring, floor cupboards to one wall and part return with worktops over, inset steel sink and drainer, clothes airer to ceiling, plumbing for washer and part tiling behind with wall cupboard over.

Rear Entrance Porch: 3.35m x 1.22m (11' x 4' average approx) with half glazed door and windows to outside, tiled floor.

1st floor:
Front landing with radiator. Off are:
Bedroom 1: (front) 6.25m x 4.22m (20'6" into front bay with radiator by 13'10" maximum) two radiators, TV point, fitted cupboards and wardrobes each side of bed head recess area.
Ensuite Cloakroom off: low-level WC and pedestal basin, radiator, ceramic tiled floor and fully tiled walls.

Bedroom 2: (front and side) 4.34m x 3.78m (14'3" by 12'5") two radiators, TV point, laminate floor finish.

Bedroom 3: (east side) 3.81m x 3.61m (12'6" by 11'10") built-in shelved cupboard and shallow wardrobe with storage over, radiator.

Rear Landing with 2 radiators, recessed bookshelf feature and loft access. Off are:
Bathroom 1: 2.97m x 2.23m (9'9" by 7'4") wood panelled bath, pedestal basin, low-level WC, shower cubicle to corner, ceramic tiled floor and fully tiled walls, radiator.

Bedroom 4: (west side) 3.43m x 2.97m (11'3" by 9'9") radiator.

Bedroom 5: (west end) 3.91m x 2.97m (12'10" by 9'9") radiator.

Bathroom 2: 3.12m x 2.74m (10’3" x 9') wood paneled bath, pedestal basin, low-level WC, tiled shower cubicle to corner, ceramic tiled floor and fully tiled walls, radiator, built-in airing cupboard with hot tank to corner.

Bedroom 6: (east side) 3.96m x 3.38m (13' x 11'1”) radiator, built-in wardrobe to corner and fitted vanity wash basin with cupboard under.

The property is approached through twin wrought iron gates from West Road, via a short gravel driveway terminating in an extensive parking area for several cars. There are 2 mature trees to one side of this area. A gravelled path continues to the front door.

Separate Garage block near the main entrance comprising
Garage 1: (20' x 9' 9’ and 13'10") (7'6" minimum width.) Up and over door. There is an open wood staircase leading to a first-floor room over the adjacent garage (not accessed), personnel door at side.
Garage 2: (17'3" by 14'6" maximum (7'9" at narrow point) up and over door at front.
The gardens offer a good degree of privacy and surround the property. They are well kept and tended and include a wide variety of trees, shrubs and plants. A paved path surrounds the house and there is an attractive paved patio area near the back door.
The south side of the house is bordered by the driveway and lawn to one side with ornamental trees to the front boundary. A trellis screen and paved path lead on the east side of the house to the back door (this is used mainly). To one side of the path is an ornamental shrub bed and to the other is lawn with laurel hedging screen to the boundary. The path continues to a paved patio area with laurel and beech hedge screening. At the rear of the house the path leads onto a lawn with shrub beds and fencing with small trees to the boundary. On the west side of the house there is a paved pergola feature and thence path to the front.
At the rear of the house and accessed from outside is a wood/coal store and a boiler room with wall mounted gas fired central heating boiler and programmer (replaced in August 2011) and low-level WC.

In all a spacious family property of character.

Directions: from Eckford’s office in the centre of Bourne proceed up West Street and into West Road where the property can be found on the right-hand side with gravelled entrance through black wrought iron entrance gates.

Viewing: Please ring Eckfords Property Scene on
Bourne 426215 to make an appointment.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 January 2012


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