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Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed Cottage
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Three Bedrooms
  • En Suite & Bathroom
  • Pretty Cottage Garden
  • Overlooking Village Green
  • Undercroft Garage

Full description

This surprisingly spacious attached period Grade II Listed stone cottage stands in the heart of the Kingsthorpe village Conservation Area directly overlooking the delightful village green and Parish Church. The interior provides three bedroomed accommodation including a master with dressing room and shower room en suite, two large reception rooms and a comprehensively fitted kitchen/breakfast room. Externally there is a private drive to an undercroft garage and at the rear there is a pretty cottage garden with a sunny aspect and a high degree of privacy.

Accommodation -

Entrance Porch - 11'9 x 3'5 (3.58m x 1.04m) - Approached through a panelled front door, the entrance hall has leaded light windows to one side, a stone floor and a partly glazed door leads to:-

Reception Hall - 14'7 x 8'6 (4.45m x 2.59m) - A spacious hallway in the centre of the cottage with a beamed ceiling and the stairs rising to the first floor with under stairs storage cupboards. A door leads to the cloakroom and further ledged doors lead to the reception rooms.

Cloakroom - 11'7 x 2'9 (3.53m x 0.84m) - A two part room with a coat hanging area and WC and bracket wash basin.

Sitting Room/Dining Room - 31'0 x 12'9 (9.45m x 3.89m) - A very spacious through room with windows to both front and rear elevations, the sitting area has an exposed stone feature wall and fireplace. The dining area has a hardwood veneer floor beneath a beamed ceiling and a ledged door leads to the kitchen.

Lounge - 14'9 x 13'2 (4.50m x 4.01m) - Another spacious room located at the front of the cottage with deep silled windows to two elevations overlooking the green, exposed ceiling beam and wall light points.

Kitchen - 16'7 x 6'8 (5.05m x 2.03m) - With oak fronted floor and wall cabinets with laminated working surfaces incorporating an asterite sink unit with mixer tap. The built in appliances comprise the Neff eye level double oven, the built in automatic dishwasher, a four place ceramic hob with cooker hod over and built in Panasonic microwave. There is an integrated fridge and freezer, a breakfast bar with granite surface, a terracotta floor and a window and stable door open to the rear gardens.

First Floor -

Landing - 16'7 X 5'9 (5.05m X 1.75m) - The split level landing has a roof void access hatch leading to a full size loft area, there is an airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and doors leading to:-

Master Bedroom Suite -

Bedroom One - 13'8 x 12'8 (4.17m x 3.86m) - Another through room with sliding slash windows to the front elevation overlooking the Parish Church and a two casement deep silled window to the rear elevation overlooking the garden. There is a built in wardrobe, a fitted wardrobe with shelving and hanging space and there are wall light points. A door leads to:-

Dressing Area - 10'7 x 5'3 (3.23m x 1.60m) - With a range of fitted wardrobes with shelving and hanging space and with an archway leading to:-

Shower Room En Suite - 10'8 x 7'1 (3.25m x 2.16m) - With a white suite comprising Mira quadrant shower with ceramic tiled splash areas, WC with concealed cistern and half counter top wash basin with cupboards under and over. There is a heated towel rail and a three casement window to the rear elevation.

Bedroom Two - 15'0 x 13'9 (4.57m x 4.19m) - Another spacious double room with a range of fitted wardrobes and cupboards, this room has deep silled windows to two elevations directly over looking the village green at the front. There is a secondary built in wardrobe with hanging space.

Bedroom Three - 11'10 x 8'5 (3.61m x 2.57m) - With a deep silled window to the side elevation.

Bathroom - 8'1 x 6'6 (2.46m x 1.98m) - With a white suite of panelled bath with integrated shower over, pedestal wash basin and WC. The shower has a glazed screen and there is a mirror fronted cabinet and heated towel rail. A two casement window opens to the rear elevation.

Outside - Victoria Cottage stands directly opposite the historic village green and Parish Church, there is a private concrete driveway which leads to an undercroft garage at the side.

Double Garage - 16'2 x 12'0 (4.93m x 3.66m) - Approached through an up and over door, the garage has light connected and there is an external cold water tap.

Rear Garden - Approached by a crazy paved terrace where there is an established Wisteria creeper, Honeysuckle, climbing Roses and Rhododendron. A pathway leads to the lawn which is bounded by well stocked flower borders with a variety of mature shrubs. The garden is bounded by high brick walls and faces in an easterly direction with a sunny aspect.

Garden Store - 7'8 x 7'1 (2.34m x 2.16m) - Constructed of stone beneath a slate roof which has light and power connected and which also houses the Glow-worm gas fired boiler.

Services - Main drainage, gas, water and electricity are connected. Central heating is through radiators from a Glow-worm gas fired boiler which also provides the domestic hot water. There are TV and telephone connections, continuation of which are subject to the usual supplier regulations. (None of these services has been tested).

Local Amenities - Victoria Cottage is within easy walking distance of Kingsthorpe shopping area which offers many facilities including Supermarkets, Library, Off Licence, Post Office, a selection of Public Houses and a Restaurant along with various other retail outlet and a medical centre. Regular bus services to the town centre are close by and there is a choice of Primary and Secondary Schools.

How To Get There - From Northampton town centre proceed in a northerly direction along the A508 Barrack Road leading into the Kingsthorpe Road and at the traffic light junction with Kingsthorpe Grove and Mill Lane turn left into Mill Lane and then second right into Kingswell Road. Follow the road to the bottom of the hill and bear left into Green End where the property stands on the left hand side.

Energy Performance Rating - The property is Grade II Listed and therefore does not require an Energy Performance Certificate.

Council Tax - Northampton Borough Council - Band F

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18 May 2016


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