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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Grafton Road, Yardley Gobion, Towcester

Offers in Excess of £485,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Four bedroom detached cottage
  • Sitting room & dining with inglenook fireplaces
  • Kitchen/breakfast
  • Utility & cloakroom
  • Guest bedroom with en-suite on the ground floor
  • First floor bathroom
  • Study/studio
  • Front & rear gardens
  • Double garage

Full description

A delightful 17th century stone built and thatched detached Grade II listed cottage situated within the conservation area of the quiet Northamptonshire village of Yardley Gobion.
This property has many original features and there are inglenook fireplaces to both the reception rooms, beams to the ceilings and exposed stone walling and brickwork. There is a ground floor bedroom with an en suite. The accommodation comprises entrance hall, cloakroom, sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, four bedrooms with en-suite to guest bedroom and a family bathroom. Benefits include central heating, mature and secluded traditional cottage gardens to both front and rear of the property and adjoining farmland. A double garage with off road parking.

Ground Floor - A part glazed front door opens onto an open-plan entrance hall which has a window to the rear elevation and stairs rising to the first floor landing. The dining room is located to the lefthand side of the hallway with steps down to the right opening onto the sitting room. This room is full of character with exposed ceiling joists, deep sill windows with window seats and an impressive inglenook fireplace. Following on from the sitting room is the guest bedroom/bedroom four which is a dual aspect room with windows to front and rear elevations and leads into a three piece en-suite in white comprising of a pedestal mounted wash hand basin, shower cubicle and low level w.c. The dining room is located off the entrance hall and has an impressive inglenook fireplace. Steps lead up from the dining room into the kitchen/breakfast room which is fitted in a range of units to wall and base levels incorporating a Belfast sink. Appliances include electric oven, hob and extractor fan and a floor mounted oil central heating boiler. There is a window and a stable door to the front elevation. A rear lobby leads from the kitchen/breakfast room and gives access to the rear garden with a utility room to the lefthand side with plumbing for a washing machine and a cloakroom incorporating a two piece suite.

First Floor - The staircase rises to a spacious landing with a window to the front elevation. The master bedroom is a dual aspect room with windows to front and rear and fitted wardrobes. Bedrooms two and three are also located on this level with fitted storage cupboards. The family bathroom has an obscure glazed window to the rear elevation and comprises of a panel bath with a hand-held shower attachment over, pedestal mounted wash hand basin and a low level w.c.

Exterior - The front garden is mainly laid to lawn and has a gravel pathway. There are numerous flowers and shrubs and seating areas. Side access leads to the rear garden which is mainly laid to lawn with Conifer trees giving a high level of privacy. Steps lead down to the driveway which offers off-road parking for numerous vehicles and leads to a double garage with up and over doors and an attached workshop to the side. There is an external timber staircase leading to a self contained room which can be used as a study or possibly a studio.

Additional Information - The property has oil fired central heating.
The local authority is South Northants District Council.
The Council Tax is Band E.

Location - Yardley Gobion - Yardley Gobion is a sought after village and is conveniently located off the A508 between Milton Keynes and Northampton. The historic coaching town of Stony Stratford with it's extensive shopping facilities is approximately three miles away. Central Milton Keynes with it's main-line railway station (London to Euston journey time is from 30 mins), junction 15 of the MI is approximately 8 miles away and central Northampton approximately 10 miles away. The village is situated in the county of Northamptonshire and has a popular village junior school, grocery store, public house, social club and church.

Disclaimer - Whilst we endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you please contact the office and we will be pleased to verify the information for you. Do so, particularly if contemplating travelling some distance to view the property. The mention of any appliance and/or services to this property does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order, and their condition is unknown to us. Unless fixtures and fittings are specifically mentioned in these details, they are not included in the asking price. Some items may be available subject to negotiation with the Vendor.

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Added on Rightmove:
29 January 2016


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