5 bedroom detached house for sale
Stamford Road, Kettering, NN16
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- Five double sized bedrooms
- Three reception rooms plus 20ft kictchen-breakfast room
- 27ft Ornate wood panelled room/ games room/ potential annexe
- Gas radiator c/h, partially double glazed
- Ample off-road parking, caravan/ boat space
- Detached original brick built garage
- Private sizeble garden
- Outbuilding, former laundry room
Tenure: FreeholdA highly distinctive three storey double-fronted Edwardian (built 1904) detached residence occupying a prominent position within this major thoroughfare, situated to the north eastern outskirts of Kettering.
Formerly the ‘St Mary’s Vicarage’, this substantial home retains many original features, offering the ultimate in living accommodation for a growing family, including a potential annexe/ ‘work from home’ office in the form of a (27ft x 23ft max) former parish room.
Further highlights include five double bedrooms set over two floors, three reception rooms, plus a 20ft kitchen-breakfast room with a beamed vaulted style ceiling and inglenook style fireplace. There is also a stylish four piece bathroom suite, original Edwardian 17ft conservatory, and a useful basement/ cellar room. Heating is provided by gas radiators with a modern boiler, and partial upvc double glazing.
Externally the property occupies a wide and private plot with large mature gardens and ample off-road parking, including space for parking a caravan/ boat/ camper van etc. There is also a detached garage, and a detached, currently sub-divided, original laundry room, once again providing scope for conversion in to an office/ workshops/ games room etc.
Stamford Road is well within reach of a range of amenities including the town centre, the railway station (St Pancras is 55 minutes), and schools for all age groups. Attractive open countryside is a short drive away, including Boughton House, currently featured in the film ‘Les Miserables’, and used as a judges house location in last year’s X Factor.
This is a unique opportunity to acquire one of Kettering’s finest period properties offered for sale at a most realistic price.
Directions: From our office in London Road turn right then left at the traffic lights for St Mary’s Road. Proceed to the far end then left for Windmill Avenue, a right at the next mini-roundabout brings you to Stamford Road.
Entrance Hall 17'5" x 7'5"
Panelled door with coloured stained and leaded floral effect glass, matching side panels.
Spindle staircase with newly fitted carpet leading to first floor. Original parquet flooring,
radiator, tiled fireplace with facility for an open fire, coving, picture rail, window overlooking
rear garden, c/h thermostat, access to lounge, dining room, breakfast room and:
Lounge 21'0" (in to bay) x 11'9"
A lovely spacious room, the focal point being the attractive period fireplace with tiled surround, facility for open fire, exposed varnished wood panelled floor, upvc bay window to front elevation with leaded effect floral inserts, two large ornate ceiling roses, radiator, coving, picture rail, power points, TV aerial, glazed double doors.
Sitting Room 18'8" (in to bay) x 14'0"
Upvc bay window with leaded and floral effect inserts, radiator, wood panelled flooring, power points, tiled fireplace with facility for open fire, wood fire surround with matching over mantle mirror, coving, picture rail, TV point.
Dining Room 15'0" x 12'0"
Bay window to side elevation, tiled flooring, fireplace recess with wood burner and canopy, floor to ceiling cupboard containing Worcester condensing gas c/h boiler and hot water tank. Additional floor to ceiling cupboard and drawer, radiator, power points.
Cellar/ Basement Room 11'5" x 6'6"
With power and lighting a most useful storage room.
Kitchen – Breakfast Room 20'5" x 14'3"
An exceptionally spacious and functional room extensively equipped comprising deep glazed sink unit, range of matching modern floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers with large areas of work surface, integrated fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, and cooker hood canopy. The existing range cooker is possibly available via separate negotiation. Feature exposed beams to vaulted ceiling with ceiling lights. Inglenook style brick feature fireplace with tiles and brick hearth with a multi-fuel burner. Tiled flooring, power points, part multi-glazed doors to front and side, providing dual access to rear garden, side window.
Conservatory 17'1" x 8'4"
Wood and glazed original Edwardian conservatory, access to rear garden, radiator, laminate flooring, access to:
Function/ Games Room 27'0" x 17'10" (extending to 23'0" max)
This distinctive former ‘parish room’ is highly versatile providing scope for many possibilities, including conversion in to an annexe/ work from home office etc.
Wood panelled walls, range of fitted storage cupboards, coat rail, original coving, power points, 3 radiators, wall lights, exposed wood flooring, large feature fireplace with facility for open fire, 3 windows to front elevation (one being upvc), large Edwardian lantern roof skylight. Access to:
Cloaks/ wc 6'4" x 4'5"
Low level wc, pedestal wash basin in white, heated towel rail, part tiled walls, 2 leaded windows.
First Floor Galleried Landing
2 windows to front and rear (upvc to front), radiator, power points, newly fitted carpet, spindle
staircase with fitted carpet leading to second floor.
Bedroom One 18'10" x 14'2"
Large upvc bay window to front elevation with leaded effect and floral inserts, radiator, picture rail, original fireplace surround, built-in cupboard and drawer, power points, ceiling rose, newly fitted carpet.
Bedroom Two 13'4" x 12'0"
Upvc bay window with leaded effect and floral inserts, radiator, original fireplace surround, power points, newly fitted carpet.
Bedroom Three 14'0" x 11'9"
Side window, picture rail, power points, radiator, original fireplace, built-in cupboard and drawer, fitted carpet.
Family Bathroom 12'0" x 8'0"
4 piece period style suite in white, comprising rolled top ‘slipper’ bath with shower attachment, shower cubicle, vanity inset wash hand basin, low level wc, exposed timber panelled flooring, part tiled walls, 2 frosted upvc windows with coloured glass, radiator towel rail, 2 mirrors with stained glass surrounds.
Second Floor Landing
Useful storage recess, fitted carpet.
Bedroom Four 15'0" x 14'9"
Multi-paned front window, exposed timber flooring, deep built in double sided wardrobe, deep eaves storage cupboard, power points, radiator.
Bedroom Five 14'2" x 13'2"
Window to front elevation, original fireplace, radiator, power points, deep eaves storage cupboard, fitted carpet.
Front: Area of garden directly to front of house, containing various herbaceous plants, timber
fencing, to front and side, gate to parking area, double wrought iron gates from Stamford Road
to side of property leading to an area of garden providing off road parking for 3 or 4cars, plus
scope for campervan/ caravan, gate providing access to:
A large fully enclosed garden with lawn and well established borders containing mature trees,
some fruit trees, and plants, timber summerhouse, small paved patio area, and timber decking,
external tap, and security lighting.
Former Laundry Room Outbuilding
Currently divided into two rooms, with original features, such as butler sink, fireplace, etc.
The building also has a fresh water well beneath it, power, lights and water supply. Scope for
usage as office/ games room/ small self contained annexe, once refurbished.
Brick Built Detached Garage
With gravelled ‘drive’ immediately in front, timber double doors.
Footnote: We understand from the current vendor that the title deeds contain a covenant stating
that the property can be used for residential purposes only, as a private dwelling..
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Distances are straight line measurements