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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Oundle, PE8


Property Description

Key features

  • Attractive stone house tucked away behind the Market Place
  • Two large double bedrooms
  • Two reception rooms
  • Recently fitted kitchen
  • South-facing garden
  • Ideal rental investment
  • For sale with no upward chain, disposal only
  • Scope to improve further

Full description

A charming two bedroom period cottage and garden, just off The Market Place.

* Hall * Sitting room * Family/dining room * Kitchen * Rear lobby * Bathroom * First floor landing * Two double bedrooms * Garden *

Oundle is a beautiful market town famous for its Georgian street scapes and the Public School, founded in 1556, by Sir William Laxton, Lord Mayor of London. The 203 ft spire of the Church of St Peter, dating from 1634, dominates the skyline. There is a good range of leisure facilities within the town, including galleries, a theatre, a library and a number of sports facilities and clubs.
There is a country park and riverside walks. The choice of schooling is excellent for all age groups. The major road network is easily accessible with the A1 and A14 a few miles drive. Peterborough lies about 12 miles to the North-East and offers extensive shopping and leisure facilities, as well as main line rail travel, with journey times to London King’s Cross of approximately 50 minutes

A Grade II listed period cottage to the rear of what was originally part of a larger merchant's premises facing the Market Place. Constructed of coursed limestone under a blue slate roof with a single storey red brick addition to the rear. The entrance hall give access to two good size reception rooms, once of which houses the original cast iron kitchen range. The kitchen has been recently refitted to include some appliances. Off the kitchen is the rear lobby and bathroom with modern white suite  and shower over the bath. To the first floor are two double bedrooms. Externally there is a south facing rear garden. The property is extremely convenient for the town center. Available with no upward chain.

Entrance Hall:
Via modern timber panel door. Stairs rise to the first floor. Period doors off to the sitting room and family/dining room.

Sitting Room: 12'4 x 11'6 (3.76m x 3.51m) Sash window to the front with window seat below. High level window to the rear. Substantial cast iron range to chimney breast with built-in store cupboard to one side.

Family/Dining Room: 14'4 x 12'4 (4.37m x 3.76m) Sash window to the front. Ornate cast iron Victorian fireplace with quarry tiled hearth. Gas meter cupboard. Door to the kitchen.

Kitchen: 10'10 x 8'10 (3.3m x 2.69m) Refitted with a range of white units with oak block work tops to two walls, comprising stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps over. Further base and high level units providing ample work and storage space. Integrated oven, hob, extractor and washer-dryer. Space for fridge/freezer. Wall mounted gas fired boiler. Ample tiled splash areas. Window to the front. Door to the rear lobby.

Rear Lobby: Secondary door to the front. Large built-in store cupboard with shelving. Door to the bathroom. Access to the loft space.

Bathroom: A modern white suit to include panel bath with mains shower unit and glazed shower screen over, pedestal wash basin and Wc. Tiled splash areas and heated towel rail. Window to the front.

First Floor Landing: Access to the loft space. Sash window to the front. Doors to both bedrooms.

Bedroom 2: 12'7 x 12'6 (3.84m x 3.81m) Sash window to the front. Built-in wardrobe.

Bedroom 1: 14'2 x 12'6 (4.32m x 3.81m) Sash windows to both front and side aspects.

Outside: The property is accessed via an enclosed private passageway from The Market Place in the centre of town. The path is paved with flagstones and opens to a small courtyard to the front on number 12a and 12b. The garden is adjacent to the side of the property and enclosed by walling and new timber fencing to be erected, though some work is required within the garden.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 February 2017

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