3 bedroom cottage for sale

Aldgate, Ketton, Stamford

£425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Stone Cottage
  • Sought-after Location
  • In Need Of Updating
  • Character Features
  • Sitting Room, Dining Room
  • Breakfast Kitchen
  • 3 Double Bedrooms
  • Bathroom, 2 Shower Rooms
  • Good-sized Gardens, Parking
  • Energy Rating: E

Full description

A charming detached period stone-built cottage situated in a tucked-away position within the Aldgate area of the desirable village of Ketton, with close links to Stamford and Oakham.

Benefiting from gas central heating and sealed-unit double glazing, the property requires some general updating. The accommodation is arranged over two floors and briefly comprises:

GROUND FLOOR: Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, separate Dining Room, Kitchen, Bathroom; FIRST FLOOR: three double Bedrooms, one of them with en-suite Shower Room, further separate Shower Room.

OUTSIDE there is an gravelled area of off-road parking, small stone-built garage and extensive lawned gardens.

A particular feature of this property is that the largest of the first-floor bedrooms has French doors opening out onto a platform with stairs leading to the gardens.

Description - A charming detached period stone-built cottage situated in a tucked-away position within the Aldgate area of the desirable village of Ketton, with close links to Stamford and Oakham.

Benefiting from oil central heating and sealed-unit double glazing, the property requires some general updating. The accommodation is arranged over two floors and briefly comprises:

GROUND FLOOR: Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, separate Dining Room, Kitchen, Bathroom; FIRST FLOOR: three double Bedrooms, one of them with en-suite Shower Room, further separate Shower Room.

OUTSIDE there is an gravelled area of off-road parking, small stone-built garage and extensive lawned gardens.

A particular feature of this property is that the largest of the first-floor bedrooms has French doors opening out onto a platform with stairs leading to the gardens.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor - Front entrance door gives access to:

Entrance Hall - Radiator, tiled flooring, wooden panelling to walls, window to front elevation.

Sitting Room - 7.85m x 3.68m (25'9" x 12'1") - Spacious reception room featuring decorative open fireplace with stone surround, raised hearth and timber mantel above, further fireplace recess (on the gable-end wall) with stone surround and raised hearth housing cast iron log-burning stove, two radiators, two beams to ceiling, exposed stonework to one wall, staircase to first floor, three dual-aspect windows to front and rear elevations, external door to front elevation.



Dining Room - 3.63m x 3.33m (11'11" x 10'11") - Decorative fireplace recess with stone surround and timber mantel above housing fitted display shelving, radiator, tiled flooring, wooden panelling to one wall, useful storage alcove, dual-aspect windows to front and rear elevations.

Bathroom - Three-piece coloured suite comprising low-level WC, pedestal hand basin and panelled bath with electric shower above; radiator, tiled splashbacks, tiled flooring, built-in airing cupboard, window to rear elevation.

Breakfast Kitchen - 4.22m x 2.92m (13'10" x 9'7") - Range of fitted base and wall-mounted units incorporating inset stainless steel sink unit with adjoining work surface and cupboards beneath, further work surfaces with cupboard and drawer units beneath, matching eye-level wall cupboards, inset electric hob and built-in eye-level electric oven; tiled splashbacks, tiled flooring, radiator, wooden panelling to one wall, window to front elevation, external door to front elevation.

First Floor -

Landing - Small landing area giving access to two of the three bedrooms.

Inner Landing - Further landing area with radiator and window to front elevation.

Bedroom One - 3.61m x 3.15m plus wardrobes (11'10" x 10'4" plus - Range of fitted bedroom furniture incorporating wardrobes with cupboards above and matching dresser, radiator, window to front elevation.

En-Suite Shower Room - 2.69m x 3.07m (8'10" x 10'1") - Three-piece suite comprising low-level WC, bidet and pedestal hand basin, shower enclosure with electric shower above, tiled splashbacks, tiled flooring, radiator, range of built-in storage cupboards to one wall, window to front elevation.

Bedroom Two - 3.66m x 3.12m (12'0" x 10'3") - Decorative cast iron fireplace, range of fitted wardrobes and cupboards, pedestal hand basin, radiator, window to front elevation.

Shower Room - Two-piece white suite comprising low-level WC with concealed cistern and inset wash basin with adjoining vanity top and cupboards beneath, shower enclosure with electric shower above, tiled splashbacks, tiled flooring, heated towel rail.

Bedroom Three - 6.71m x 3.58m (22'0" x 11'9") - Generously proportioned dual-aspect bedroom with radiator, window to front elevation and French doors giving access to steps leading to the rear garden.





Outside -

Front Garden - The property is accessed via a shared gravelled driveway leading through to a private gravelled parking area in front of the house.

Small Garage - Small stone-built construction under slate roof with double front doors which could be utilised as a useful garden store.

Rear Garden - To the rear of the property there is a central courtyard area with patio which then leads on to extensively lawned gardens privately screened by a variety of mature shrubs, bushes and an apple tree.



Boiler/Utility Room - Housing freestanding oil-fired central heating boiler and plumbing for washing machine.



Services - None of the services, fittings, or appliances (if any) heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems, telephone or television points have been tested by the Selling Agents.







Ketton - Ketton is a charming village lying just to the west of Stamford and to the south-east of Oakham. It has many amenities including a local shop/post office, schools, public house, the Ketton Club, and various sporting facilities. All other facilities are available in Stamford, approximately 3 miles away including a good range of shops, medical facilities, library etc. For commuters it is well positioned giving easy access to a number of centres including Peterborough, accessed via the A1 Great North Road where there is a mainline station with good train services to London. It is also within easy driving distance of Kettering, Corby and Leicester.

Council Tax Band - Enquiries to Rutland County Council, Oakham 01572-722577

Independent Mortgage Advice - Murray, in conjunction with Linda Horne of Mercia Financial Solutions can offer free independent advice whether you buy through Murray Estate Agents or another agent. Mercia Financial Solutions have access to over 13,000 mortgage products and are able to find the most competitive products from the whole market. Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

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05 September 2016

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11 Red Lion Square, Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 2AQ

01780 695021 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Stamford (3.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Murray Estate Agents & Chartered Surveyors., Stamford

11 Red Lion Square, Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 2AQ

01780 695021 Local call rate

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