4 bedroom detached house for sale

Latimer House, 16 High Street, Heckington

£449,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Large Character Residence Dating to 1820
  • Generous Accommodation Throughout
  • High Ceilings, Cornices & Large Windows
  • Cloakroom, Utility Room & En-Suite
  • Three Receptions & Conservatory
  • Gas Central Heating
  • Detached Garage & Parking
  • Must Be Viewed

Full description

A superb opportunity to purchase an outstanding, tastefully decorated and well presented DETACHED HOUSE dating back to 1820 which provides large, elegant accommodation and is located within the centre of this sought after village. The property is a credit to its current owner who has lovingly re-created what would have been much of the original character and retained many of the original features including high ceilings with cornices and large windows as you would expect from this type of property. The property is located within good sized sheltered grounds and the generous accommodation would suit a purchaser looking for a large family house or a property for other uses, subject to the necessary permissions. The house has Gas Central Heating and has accommodation comprising Grand Reception Hall with 20' high ceiling, Cloakroom, 19'4 x 18'11 Dining Room, 14'7 x 14'1 Study, 15'9 Further Dining Room, Internal Strong Room, Kitchen with Pantry off and access to the former servants staircase, Utility Room, Drawing Room, Galleried First Floor Landing, Four Bedrooms with En-Suite to master bedroom and Bathroom. Only from viewing this property can full appreciation of the character be appreciated and the selling agent fully recommends internal viewing.

Directions:
Travelling from Sleaford on the A17, turn right towards the village of Heckington. Once in the village continue past the Village Green and the property is located on the left hand side.

Location:
Heckington is a popular village located off the A17, Sleaford to Boston road and has amenities to cater for most day to day needs including school, Doctor’s surgery, chemist, Post Office, shops and banking facilities and good rail connections to Sleaford, Boston, Nottingham, Grantham and Lincoln.

Front entrance door with stained glass and two matching side screens provides access to the:

Reception Hall: 3.15m (10'4") x 2.03m (6'8")
extending to 5.92m (19'5") x 4.57m (15'0") with 20' high ceiling
Having grand staircase to the first floor landing, three radiators, rear entrance door, ceiling beams and cornice.


Dining Room: 5.89m (19'4") x 5.77m (18'11")
extending to 7.19m (23'7") into bay window
Having feature fireplace with marble inset panel and hearth with wooden surround, bay window with French doors, three radiators, door to conservatory, ceiling cornice and wooden floor.

Conservatory: 4.78m (15'8") x 2.79m (9'2")
Having door to study, original mechanism for adjustment of fan light and door to garden.

Study: 4.44m (14'7") x 4.37m (14'4")
Having bay window, feature white fireplace, two radiators, ceiling cornice and wooden floor.

Cloakroom/Shower Room: 3.28m (10'9") x 2.54m (8'4")
Having separate mains fed shower, pedestal hand washbasin, low level w.c, shaver point, radiator and coved ceiling.

Second Dining Room: 4.80m (15'9") x 4.32m (14'2")
Having white fireplace surround, feature black and white tiled floor, radiator, built-in cupboard to alcove and coved ceiling.

Internal Strong Room/Store Room: 3.30m (10'10") x 3.23m (10'7")
Having range of built-in cupboards and drawers to one wall, double radiator and quarry tiled floor.

Kitchen: 4.67m (15'4") x 3.02m (9'11")
Having range of wall and base units, granite worktop forming small breakfast bar, plumbed for dishwasher, 1½ bowl sink with monobloc tap, built-in double oven, inset five ring gas hob, cooker hood, pantry cupboard and rear entrance door.

Utility Room: 3.40m (11'2") x 2.26m (7'5")
Having wall and base units, worktop, inset sink with monobloc tap, plumbed for automatic washing machine and dishwasher and boiler.

First Floor Landing:
Overlooking the main hall area and having radiator and partly corniced ceilings.

Drawing Room: 5.89m (19'4") x 5.79m (19'0")
Having feature marble fireplace, three radiators and ceiling cornice.

Bedroom 1: 4.78m (15'8") x 4.29m (14'1")
Having two radiators, ceiling cornice and cast fireplace

En-Suite:
Having separate mains fed shower cubicle, low level w.c, vanity hand washbasin with mixer tap, cast fireplace, radiator, shaver point, two wall light points and ceiling cornice.

Bedroom 2: 4.44m (14'7") x 4.29m (14'1")
Having double radiator, cast fireplace with mantle and inset mirror and ceiling cornice.

Bedroom 3: 4.65m (15'3") x 3.33m (10'11")
Having two radiators, corner cast fireplace and ceiling cornice.

Bedroom 4/Dressing Room: 3.00m (9'10") x 2.11m (6'11")
Having radiator, ceiling cornice.

There is a staircase from the first floor to the ground floor kitchen.

Separate W.C.
Having low level w.c, corner hand wash basin, tiled splashbacks and radiator.

Bathroom:
Having bath with mains fed shower over, vanity hand wash basin set within Corian worktop, chrome towel radiator, shaver point and light and tiled splashbacks.

Outside:
The gardens to the front and side of the property are laid mostly to lawn with a patio area adjacent to the Western elevation and a brick wall , railings and hedge form a good boundary. A block paved drive provides more than Ample Parking and approaches the Detached Double Garage with up and over door, side personal door and loft storage. Adjacent to the drive is a lawn area and between the double garage and the house is a further sheltered patio area with a cold water tap.

Council Tax
Council Tax Band: E


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 September 2015

Nearest stations

  • Heckington (0.3 mi)
  • Swineshead (4.7 mi)
  • Sleaford (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Mark Rice Estate Agents, Sleaford

19 Northgate, Sleaford, NG34 7BH

01529 687015 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Mark Rice Estate Agents, Sleaford

19 Northgate, Sleaford, NG34 7BH

01529 687015 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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Nearest stations

  • Heckington (0.3 mi)
  • Swineshead (4.7 mi)
  • Sleaford (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Mark Rice Estate Agents, Sleaford

19 Northgate, Sleaford, NG34 7BH

01529 687015 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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