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3 bedroom cottage for sale

Church Lane, Ipstones

Sold STC £330,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Approx 1.6 acres
  • Two paddocks
  • Beautiful semi detached cottage
  • Stone built
  • Bespoke internal finishes
  • Idyllic rural setting
  • Heart of the moorlands
  • Three bedrooms
  • Three bathrooms
  • Three reception rooms

Full description

If you want a COUNTRYSIDE RETREAT WITH TWO PADDOCKS set in the heart of THE STAFFORDSHIRE MOORLANDS then look no further than this beautiful stone built semi detached cottage set in approx 1.6 acres of land. With fields around and great views, This lovely home also comes with NO UPWARD CHAIN. Viewing is essential to fully appreciate what is on offer to the buyer.

Further Detail - Over 200 years old, the south facing cottage has been loving refurbished by its current owner retaining many of the original features including oak beams and fireplaces. Situated on the edge of the Peak District near the village of Ipstones, close to the Churnet Valley Railway and Alton Towers. Benefitting from a separate annex (formerly the Piggery) which could be used for an independent young adult and comes complete with it's own en-suite. This truly is a lovely place to live and comprises; an entrance hall, lounge, bespoke kitchen, dining room and sun lounge, ground floor bedroom/sitting room and a ground floor wet room. On the first floor there is a spacious landing and two double bedrooms both with great views and each with their own en-suite. The "piggery" annex has a vaulted ceiling and an en-suite. Externally there are fantastic grounds with an extensive shared driveway and a shared front lawn, but don't let the shared front lawn put you off as there are plenty of other grounds that could be made private. Whatever you think, don't take our word for it, go and see for yourself.

Ground Floor -

Entrance Hall - Enter the property through a wooden entrance door into the hall with a tiled floor, useful coat alcove, wall lights and bespoke oak doors to the lounge and bedroom. This is then open to the kitchen area.

Kitchen - 2.655 x 2.595 (8'8" x 8'6") - A beautifully fitted bespoke oak made kitchen with a range of wall, base and drawer units, incorporating an integral oven/grill with a four ring electric hob and matching extractor above. Further integral dish washer and fridge. Wall mounted gas fired boiler is hidden in a wall unit. Black granite work surfaces with a circular sink inset and tiled splash backs. Porcelanosa tiled floor, radiator. Upvc window to the rear and an open aspect to the dining area.

Dining Area - 3.662 x 2.916 (12'0" x 9'7") - A lovely dining area with ample space for dining, a vaulted ceiling, tiled floor, two Upvc windows to the rear and one to the side, telephone point, radiator and two wall lights. This is then open to the sun room.

Sun Room - 4.215 x 2.227 (13'10" x 7'4") - This is a great entertaining room and has a Upvc patio door to the front which can provide disabled access if needed. The room also has a brushed steel extractor just in case the rain comes down on your BBQ. Two Upvc windows to the side, two wall lights, a radiator and a tiled floor.

Lounge - 3.930 x 3.525 (12'11" x 11'7") - A lovely cottage style room with Oak block parquet flooring, original beam to ceiling and the original tiled fireplace and hearth. A Upvc window to the front, four wall lights, radiator and a TV point.

Ground Floor Bedroom/Sitting Room - 3.838 x 2.677 (12'7" x 8'10") - A versatile room with the original built in cast iron fireplace with a range of ovens inset and a tiled surround. Beam to the ceiling, two wall lights. Built in store cupboard/wardrobe and a radiator.

Ground Floor Wet Room - 2.690 x 1.631 (8'10" x 5'4") - A fully furbished wet room with a low fitted sink and shower valve for disabled use. Fully tiled walls and floor and wet room drainage. Close coupled WC, Upvc window to the rear, chrome towel radiator, wall light, spot lights and an extractor.

First Floor -

Landing - 2.728 x 2.674 (8'11" x 8'9") - With a returning staircase and balustrade radiator and Upvc window to the rear.

Master Bedroom - 3.931 x 3.535 (12'11" x 11'7") - A window seat gives great views over the countryside through the Upvc window to the front. Fitted with a range of wardrobes, spotlights to the ceiling, radiator, TV point and leaded and glazed door that leads into the en-suite.

En-Suite Bathroom - 2.631 x 1.729 (8'8" x 5'8") - A full bathroom with a separate panel bath and an enclosed tiled and glazed shower cubicle. Pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Half tiled walls, radiator, spotlights and extractor, and two Upvc windows to the rear and side.

Bedroom Two - 3.544 x 3.138 (11'7" x 10'4") - A window seat gives great views over the countryside through the Upvc window to the front. Fitted with a built in wardrobe, spotlights to the ceiling, radiator, TV point and leaded and glazed door that leads into the en-suite.

En-Suite - An enclosed tiled and glazed corner shower cubicle with an electric shower, wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Half tiled walls, chrome towel radiator, spotlights and extractor.

External -

"Piggery" Annex - Set away from the main building this is a stone built single room. Formerly the "Piggery" hence the name, and comprises; a decked area to the front, wooden entrance door, tiled floor with under floor heating, window to the rear and three skylights to the ceiling. There is an en-suite that has a tiled and glazed corner shower with an electric shower, a wash hand basin and a close coupled WC. There are tiled splash backs and a tiled floor.

Grounds - Set in impressive grounds with a shared driveway leading from the road to the frontage. The entrance has remote control wrought iron gates and a cobbled entrance. To the front of the property there is a shared front lawn area, but the property itself has its own parking spaces. Outside the sun room there is a decked patio, ideal for entertaining which has a ramp for wheel-chair access. From then on, the grounds extend to the rear and the side and have two paddocks to the front with dry stone walls around and a varied range of mature trees, all of which makes Coltstone a lovely place to live.

As the Sellers agent, we are not Surveyors or Conveyancing experts and as such we cannot and do not comment on the condition of the property or other issues relating to title or other legal issues that may affect this property, unless we have been made aware of such matters. Interested parties should employ their own professionals to make such enquiries before making any transactional decisions. We have not carried out a structural survey and the services, appliances and specific fittings have not been tested. All photographs, measurements, floor plans and distances referred to are given as a guide only and should not be relied upon for the purchase of carpets or any other fixtures or fittings. Lease details, service charges and ground rent (where applicable) and council tax are given as a guide only and should be checked and confirmed by your solicitor prior to exchange of contracts. The copyright of all details, photographs and floorplans remain the possession of bjb.

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15 April 2016


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