5 bedroom cottage for sale

Potter Street, Melbourne, Derby

£700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade 11 listed character thatched cottage
  • Five bedrooms
  • Attached annexe
  • wealth of character features
  • Stunning views
  • Delightful private walled rear garden
  • Off road parking for three vehicles.
  • OPEN HOUSE 10/9/16 12-1PM

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


SUMMARY
Character Grade 11 listed, five bedroom detached thatched cottage located in the very heart of highly desirable Melbourne village with a wealth of character features, delightful private walled rear garden and off road parking for several vehicles.


DESCRIPTION
Character Grade 11 listed, 5 bedroom detached thatched cottage located in the very heart of highly desirable Melbourne village with a wealth of character features, delightful private walled rear garden and off road parking for several vehicles. The property has been well maintained, the roof re-thatched approx 10 years ago and the accommodation is currently arranged with an attached 2 bedroom annexe which could be incorporated into the main living accommodation if required. In brief the accommodation comprises to the cottage:- Reception hall, Sitting room, Family Room, Dining Room Breakfast Room, Kitchen, Cloaks/WC. To the first floor are 3 well proportioned bedrooms and family bathroom. Between the annexe and the main cottage on the ground floor is a good sized workshop with light and power (previously a garage). To the annexe is an Entrance Porch, Utility, Cloakroom with WC, Ground Floor Bedroom. To the first floor is a further bedroom, Shower Room, Kitchen, Dining Room opening to Sitting Room which has door connecting to the main cottage guest bedroom. Melbourne itself enjoys a high standard of amenities including the Sainsburys superstore, Post office, doctors and dentist surgery and a wide range of quality public houses and restaurants whilst being well placed for the commuter with East Midlands airport, Parkway railway station and major link roads.

Entrance 
Having front timber hardwood panelled entrance door with steps down to a formal entrance reception hallway.

Hallway 
Having feature parquet flooring, oak stairs to the first floor, windows to both front and rear elevations, central heating radiator, feature beams to the ceiling, useful understairs storage cupboard, partially glazed timber door to the rear elevation giving access to the garden and opening to:

Dining Room 13' 6" x 9' ( 4.11m x 2.74m )
Having windows to front and side elevations, central heating radiator, fitted oak fronted corner unit housing the electric meter and fuse box and beams to the ceiling. Beneath the flooring is access to an ancient cellar which has great historical interest (for further information please discuss with the agent).

Breakfast Room 12' 8" max into chimney breast recess x 9' 11" ( 3.86m max into chimney breast recess x 3.02m )
Having two windows to the side elevation, panelled timber door giving access to the garden, ceramic tiled flooring, beams to the ceiling and Rayburn stove providing the property with domestic hot water to the first floor accommodation.

Kitchen 13' 6" x 8' 4" ( 4.11m x 2.54m )
Having been re-fitted with range of base and wall units with quality work surfaces over, Belfast sink unit with chrome period style mixer tap over, integrated Hotpoint electric oven, grill and five burner gas hob with extractor fan and inset light, integrated dishwasher, integrated washing machine/dryer, integrated fridge/freezer, matching upstands to the work surfaces, splashback tiling to the cooking area, loft access, cupboard housing central heating boiler, inset spotlights to the ceiling, central heating radiator, ceramic tiled flooring and two windows to the side elevations.

Ground Floor Cloak Room 
Fitted with a two piece white suite comprising low level WC and corner mounted wash hand basin with ceramic tiled splashback. Opaque glazed window to the rear elevation and ceramic tiled flooring.

Sitting Room 17' 2" x 12' 8" ( 5.23m x 3.86m )
A particular feature of the room is a brick faced Inglenook fireplace with feature brick work and a deep quarry tiled hearth. Log effect cast iron gas fireplace, feature beams to the ceiling, windows to the front and rear elevations. central heating radiator, three wall light points and opening to:

Family Room 14' 8" x 13' 3" ( 4.47m x 4.04m )
Having windows to the front and rear elevations, fitted bookshelves, central heating radiator, beams to the ceiling and oak door to the rear giving access to the garden.

First Floor Landing 
Having feature oak staircase leading to a spacious landing area. Having window to the front elevation, central heating radiator, beams to the walls and ceiling and double door fronted fitted storage cupboard.

Master Bedroom 11' 5" x 11' 10" min plus wardrobes ( 3.48m x 3.61m min plus wardrobes )
Having a full range of fitted wardrobes with hanging rails and shelving and feature windows providing far reaching views over the garden, open countryside and a beautiful view of the church and Melbourne pool. Feature apex ceiling with exposed beams.

Guest Bedroom 2 18' max x 13' 7" ( 5.49m max x 4.14m )
Having windows to front and rear elevations, apex ceiling with exposed beams, feature wall beams, double door fronted fitted wardrobe and central heating radiator. Oak door to the end of the room provides access to the annexe accommodation.

Bedroom 3 14' 10" x 6' 9" ( 4.52m x 2.06m )
Having windows to the front and side elevations with stunning views over the open countryside, central heating radiator, laminate flooring and feature apex ceiling with exposed beams.

Bathroom 
The bathroom has been re-fitted with a quality period three piece white suite comprising of ball and claw foot free-standing slipper bath with period style bath/shower mixer attachment, pedestal wash hand basin with chrome swan neck mixer tap over and low level WC. Feature oak flooring, period style radiator with chrome heated towel rail over, part ceramic tiled walls, loft access, inset spotlights to the ceiling, feature beams to the ceiling and window to the rear elevation giving aspect over the garden.

Annexe 
Having hardwood majority glazed door giving access to the porch.

Porch 
Being part glazed with sloping roof, central heating radiator, laminate flooring, stairs to the first floor accommodation and door giving access to:

Utility Lobby 5' 11" x 8' 7" ( 1.80m x 2.62m )
Having a range of fitted units providing storage, Ideal boiler providing the annexe with hot water and central heating and door giving access. to:

Wc 
Fitted with a two piece suite comprising of low level WC and wash hand basin. Tiled splashbacks and lighting.

Ground Floor Bedroom 10' 5" x 9' 2" min plus wardrobes ( 3.18m x 2.79m min plus wardrobes )
Having triple sliding door fronted fitted wardrobes with hanging rails and shelving, feature beams to the ceiling, secondary glazed window to the front elevation and central heating radiator.

First Floor Landing 
Having loft access.

Dining Area 9' 2" x 9' 8" ( 2.79m x 2.95m )
Having a feature apex vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, central heating radiator, radiator and secondary glazed window to the front elevation.

Lounge 14' 6" x 14' 2" ( 4.42m x 4.32m )
Having a vaulted ceiling, secondary glazed windows to the front and rear elevations with aspect over the garden, two central heating radiators and feature fireplace incorporating gas stove on a marble hearth with a decorative surround. There is an oak door giving access to bedroom 2 and therefore provides an opportunity to incorporate the annexe into the main accommodation of the property if required.

Kitchen 10' 8" x 5' 8" ( 3.25m x 1.73m )
Fitted with a range of matching wall and base units with roll edge laminated work surfaces over, single drainer stainless steel sink unit with chrome mixer tap over, part ceramic tiled walls, Vialla free-standing gas cooker (to be included in with the selling price) feature beams to the walls and ceiling, secondary glazed window to the rear elevation and vinyl flooring.

First Floor Bedroom 12' 3" x 9' 11" ( 3.73m x 3.02m )
Accessed via an opening from the dining room. Having secondary glazed window to the front elevation and oak door to:

Shower Room 
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising of corner glazed shower cubicle with mains shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Opaque glazed window to the rear elevation, part ceramic tiled walls, central heating radiator and vinyl flooring.

Outside 
The property fronts both Potter Street and Castle Street. Having double timber gated vehicular access from Castle Street into a good sized parking area, crazy paving providing off road parking for 3 vehicles. Further timber pedestrian gate and stone boundary wall providing privacy and access to the parking area. Good sized timber shed with light and power. The main part of the garden is beautifully presented having shaped lawns flanked with borders inset with a variety of mature trees and shrubs, greenhouse, small Summer house and further timber shed with power and light (all to be included in with the selling price). To the rear of the property the stunning thatched roof has verandas overhanging providing covered seating areas and patio areas. Small dwarf brick feature wall and further crazy paved patio. Outside power point, outside tap and outside lighting.



1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.
3. The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.
4. Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.
5. Burchell Edwards has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.
6. Burchell Edwards has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

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16 August 2016

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Nearest station

  • Peartree (5.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Ashley Adams, Melbourne - Sales

5 Derby Road, Melbourne, DE73 8FE

01332 448114 Local call rate

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