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4 bedroom country house for sale

The Cottage, Ford Lane, Longdon, Rugeley

Withdrawn from Market £775,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning Grade II Listed Character Four Bedroom Countryside Home
  • Spacious Living & Sleeping Accommodation
  • Set over 2/3's of an Acre with Mature Gardens
  • Idyllic Setting on the Edge of a Sought After South Staffs Village
  • Accessed via a Bridge over the Brook Running to the Front of the Property
  • Attic Space Offering Further Potential
  • Many Original Features / Oak Beams & Brickwork
  • Victorian Drawing Room Extension with High Ceilings
  • Local Amenities & Schooling Within the Village
  • Nearby to Cannock Chase an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Full description

Lovett&Co. Estate Agents are pleased to offer you this rare opportunity to purchase a delightful four bedroom Grade II listed Tudor (circa 1500's) property in the sought after South Staffordshire village of Longdon. This quintessential English country home has an abundance of original features, is set in an extremely private and secluded spot covering approximatley 2/3 of an acre and is accessed via a private bridge leading over the adjacent running brook.

Standout features of the property include: original features including oak ceiling beams and brick work, spacious living and sleeping accommodation with three reception rooms plus country style breakfast kitchen and four double bedrooms, stunning open staircase with additional spiral staircase, rear Victorian drawing room with impressive high ceiling, large adaptable attic space, courtyard to the rear with stables currently used for storage as well as separate side garage, large driveway flanked by extensive mature gardens with two distinctive lawn areas, summer house, gazebo, vegetable garden and numerous mature trees, shrubs plants and bushes.

It is situated in the beautiful semi-rural village of Longdon, just north of the popular Cathedral City of Lichfield with its wide range of amenities. It is in close proximately of Cannock Chase an area of outstanding natural beauty, perfect for walking, horse riding or cycling. To be found in the village itself are post office, a lovely country pub, 12th Century parish church and primary school all within walking distance. Commuter benefits include A5, A38, M42 and the M6 toll Road linking the Midlands Motorway network and there are both Cross and Inter City railway lines available from Lichfield Cathedral City and Rugeley to the north.

The property has two floors; on the ground floor: porch, reception dining room, lounge, breakfast kitchen, Victorian drawing room, study, utility, guest WC and pantry. Externally on the ground floor are the rear stables/storage areas. On the first floor: four double bedrooms with en-suites to the master and second bedroom as well as a separate family bathroom.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 April 2017


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