2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

The Old Telephone Exchange, 25 Vicarage Lane, Long Bennington, Newark

£130,000

Property Description

Key features

  • UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY
  • POPULAR VILLAGE LOCATION
  • REQUIRES COMPREHENSIVE SCHEME OF IMPROVEMENTS
  • OPEN PLAN ENT HALL AND KITCHEN
  • SITTING ROOM, TWO BEDROOMS & BATHROOM
  • GAS CENTRAL HEATING & uPVC DOUBLE GLAZING
  • OFF-ROAD PARKING, GARDENS TO FRONT & REAR

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Opportunity to purchase the original Telephone Exchange situated on the outskirts of the popular village of Long Bennington, which offers a wide range of local amenities and convenient access via A1 to the Towns of Grantham & Newark.
The property offers immense potential, requiring a comprehensive scheme of refurbishment and improvement works and abuts open farmland. Accommodation comprises: Open Plan Entrance Hall and Kitchen Area, Sitting Room, Two Bedrooms and Bathroom and benefits from a Gas Central Heating system and Double Glazing. Outside there is a driveway providing Off Road Parking and Gardens to Front and Rear. (Opportunity for Attic Conversion subject to the usual Planning consents being granted).


VIEWINGS
By appointment only directly with the selling agents Buckley Wand 01476 561100 or e-mail: info@buckleywand.co.uk. If you have any questions or require further information regarding this property or any other matter please do not hesitate to contact us.



SITUATION
Long Bennington is conveniently situated midway between Grantham and Newark. The village has a thriving and active local community with a village hall, St Swithin's Church, a chapel, children's nursery and a respected primary school. It is well served by a Post Office/general store a farm butcher's/general store a newsagent and medical centre. There are two public houses in the village, The Reindeer Inn, a typical Olde English beamed pub with restaurant & the Royal Oak, there is also Whittakers Bar & Restaurant together with a hairdresser and a Fish & Chip shop. The village is within the catchment area of Grantham's two grammar schools, The Kings School for Boys and Kesteven and Grantham Girls School.
Long Bennington has convenient access to the A1 and many commute from the village to Newark, Nottingham and Grantham

Grantham is a historic and growing market town situated on the old Great North Road (A1) and East Coast main line linking the town to London (Kings Cross) in just over an hour. Within the town there are both girls' and boys' grammar schools, also a number of primary, secondary and nursery schools. Grantham boasts a wealth of further amenities.

DIRECTIONS
From the Buckley Wand office on Westgate continue on the A52, at the traffic signals continue forward onto the A607 towards Melton Mowbray. At the roundabout take the second exit and then merge onto the AI heading North. Continue until you reach the slip road signposted Long Bennington - continue at the roundabout take the turning signposted Long Bennington and proceed into the village, continue along taking the left hand turning onto Vicarage Lane, proceed along where the property is located on the left hand side identified by our For Sale board.

ACCOMMODATION
Photographs are taken using a wide angled lens. All dimensions are approximate and are taken from plaster to plaster.

GROUND FLOOR
Front Entrance door provides access to the:

ENTRANCE HALL
Open plan Entrance Hall with sealed unit window to the side elevation, radiator, tiled flooring, access to loft and opening through to:

KITCHEN AREA 2.61m (8' 7") max x 2.11m (6' 11")
Range of base and wall mounted units, stainless steel sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap over, tiled splashbacks, space for cooker, space and plumbing for washing machine, wall mounted Prolite Prima gas central heating boiler, hot water and heating controls, uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation, tiled flooring and door to:

SITTING ROOM 4.28m (14' 1") x 3.19m (10' 6")
uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation, radiator, access to loft with Velux style window to the rear elevation, (loft is fully boarded and has the potential to convert, subject to the usual Planning constraints), telephone point, radiator, tiled flooring and part glazed uPVC door to the side elevation.

INNER HALLWAY
A further door from the Kitchen area provides access to the Inner Hallway with radiator, tiled flooring and doors to:

BEDROOM ONE 3.30m (10' 10") x 3.17m (10' 5")
uPVC double glazed windows to the front and side elevations, access to loft, radiator, wall mounted cupboard housing utility meters, central heating thermostat and tiled flooring.

BEDROOM TWO 2.20m (7' 3") x 2.05m (6' 9")
uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation, radiator and tiled flooring.

BATHROOM
Three piece suite comprising of low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and cast iron style bath with mixer tap shower attachment, tiled flooring and uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation.

OUTSIDE
The property is approached via a concrete driveway and lawned area which leads to the Front Entrance door and side utility area. A further side lawned area with external tap and lights provide access to the:

REAR GARDEN
Laid to lawn and enclosed by post and wire and picket fencing.

TENURE & COUNCIL TAX
The property is understood to be freehold.

SKDC current Council Tax Band for this property is: A



MONEY LAUNDERING
All clients offering on a property will be required to produce photograph proof of Identification, and proof of financial ability to proceed, we understand it is not always easy to obtain the required documents and will assist you in any way we can.


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Bottesford (3.6 mi)
  • Elton & Orston (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Buckley Wand, Grantham

81 Westgate, Grantham, NG31 6LE

01476 242003 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Floorplans


To view this property or request more details, contact:

Buckley Wand, Grantham

81 Westgate, Grantham, NG31 6LE

01476 242003 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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Nearest stations

  • Bottesford (3.6 mi)
  • Elton & Orston (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Buckley Wand, Grantham

81 Westgate, Grantham, NG31 6LE

01476 242003 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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