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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Lane, Wishaw, Sutton Coldfield

Guide Price £995,000

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An idyllic period country home, finished to a very high standard and in a fabulous rural location. The well-proportioned cottage is set in lovely grounds with stunning countryside views. ACCOMMODATION: Ground Floor: Reception hall, dining room, drawing room, garden room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility with boot room, study, guest WC. First floor: Master bedroom with dressing area and en suite shower room and balcony, four further bedrooms, family bathroom. Outside: attached garage, front and rear gardens.

Note: The lower garden and part of the side garden are leased from the Parish Council. For details of the terms of the lease please contact Aston Knowles.

Approximate gross internal floor space 3181 square feet (296 square metres).

Situation - Ivy cottage is a stunning country residence with beautiful countryside views of the popular village of Wishaw and beyond. The original part of the property was built circa 1870 and the property has been sensitively refurbished and developed to a high standard throughout.

Day to day amenities can be found in Sutton Coldfield where there is a comprehensive range of shops and restaurants within the Gracechurch Shopping Centre. Sutton Coldfield is also home to Sutton Park, one of Europes largest urban parks, offering great scope for walking, golf and a variety of other outdoor pursuits. The property is also superbly positioned to take advantage of the Belfry Hotel and Championship Golf Course, a superb amenity set in 550 acres, which includes three 18-hole golf courses, extensive fitness facilities, spa, restaurants and bar.
There is an excellent choice of schools in Sutton Coldfield including Bishop Veseys Grammar School, Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls and Highclare School. Tamworth offers Two Rivers High School, Polesworth School and Landau Forte Academy.

One of the many advantages of the location is its fast connections to the A38, M42, M6, M6 Toll and Birmingham International /NEC.

Description - Ivy cottage is beautifully presented, to an exceptional standard, retaining many beautiful, period features including exposed brickwork and beams, and stone flooring.

The front door leads into the reception hall, which provides access to all ground floor accommodation, including the dual aspect drawing room, with fabulous brick and beam inglenook fireplace, housing a lovely Dovre multi-fuel burner. The drawing room leads into the garden room, located to the rear aspect of the property and having fully glazed panels on all aspects and French doors out on to the garden. In addition, an atrium roof fills the room with natural light, all making it a perfect place to relax and enjoy the stunning gardens and grounds.

From the garden room is the kitchen/breakfast room, again with French doors out onto the garden area. A range of Charles York wall and base units, natural slate tiles to the floor and fabulous double Belfast sink make the kitchen rustic and homely. Appliances include Rangemaster gas hob and electric ovens, dishwasher, fridge freezer, wine chiller and microwave. A utility leads off from the kitchen and provides further useful Charles York units and space for washing machine and tumble dryer. The utility also provides access to the attached garage and useful boot room to the rear of the property.

A formal dining room to the front aspect of the property provides further entertaining space and a study and downstairs WC complete the ground floor accommodation.

A stunning oak staircase leads to the first floor accommodation which includes a fabulous master suite with en suite bathroom and balcony overlooking the gardens and grounds. Bedroom two also benefits from an en suite bathroom and there are three further bedrooms and a family bathroom. All bathrooms have Heritage sanitary ware, with Porcelanosa tiles throughout.

Gardens And Grounds - The property is approached by a block paved driveway with parking, leading to the attached garage. The grounds to the property are exceptional, with beautifully manicured lawns, mature trees and shrubs, all set in a stunning location with panoramic views over the countryside. The garden enjoys stone sun terraces for outdoor entertaining and al fresco dining, and a stunning summer house. Perfect to enjoy relaxed summer days.

Note: The lower garden and part of the side garden are leased from the Parish Council. For details of the terms of the lease please contact Aston Knowles.

Services - We understand that mains water and electricity are connected. Gas is provided via an LPG tank.

Fixtures And Fittings - Only those items mentioned in the sales particulars are to be included in the sale price. All others are specifically excluded but may be available by separate arrangement.

Directions - From junction 9 of the M42, take the A446 towards Lichfield. Turn left in Dunton Lane. Follow the road into the village and on the right hand bend, take a left onto Church Lane. The property is located on the right before the left hand bend, next to the cricket club.

Distances - Sutton Coldfield 5 miles
Birmingham 12.9 miles
Lichfield 11.8 miles
Solihull 14 miles
M42 (J9) 2.5 miles
M6 Toll (T4) 7.9 miles
M6 (J6) 6.1 miles
Birmingham International/NEC 9.9 miles
(Distances approximate)

Terms - Tenure: Freehold

Local authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council 01827 715341

Tax band: G

Viewings - All viewings of Ivy Cottage are strictly by prior appointment with agents Aston Knowles 0121 362 7878.

Conditions under which particulars are issued: Aston Knowles for themselves, for any joint agents and for the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are give notice that: (i) The particulars are set out as a general outline only for the guidance of intending purchasers or lessees and do not constitute, nor constitute part of, an offer or contract. (ii) All descriptions, photographs, dimensions, references to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation, and other details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct but any intending purchasers or tenants should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact but satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. (iii) No person in the employment of Aston Knowles or any joint agents has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property. (iv) The Agent has not formally viewed the properties structural integrity, ownership, tenure, acreage, estimated square footage, planning/building regulations status, or the operation of services & appliances. Prospective purchasers should seek validation of all of the above prior to expressing any formal interest in the property. (v) All rentals and prices are quoted exclusive of VAT.

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13 September 2016


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