3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Allington Lane, Foston

£225,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Semi detached cottage
  • Adjoining one bedroom annexe
  • Comprehensively renovated
  • Main house 2 reception rooms
  • Kitchen, bathroom and en-suite
  • Annexe of kitchen, bedroom, shower room and WC
  • Sizeable plot and plenty of parking
  • Gardens sweeping to side and rear

Full description

A RECENTLY REFURBISHED THREE BEDROOM SEMI-DETACHED COTTAGE WITH AN ADJOINING ONE BEDROOM ANNEXE. The property has been comprehensively renovated by the present owner, and provides spacious and versatile accommodation. The main house has two reception rooms and a kitchen together with a bathroom, en-suite, and dressing room. The adjoining annexe provides a further bedroom, kitchen, a shower room and WC. The property stands on a sizeable plot with plenty of parking to the front and gardens sweeping around to the side and rear, and is double glazed and has electric heating.

Situation 
The property is situated just off the A1 between the attractive villages of Foston and Allington. Foston has a village hall, church and large playing field, situated approximately 8 miles south of Newark and north of Grantham. Nottingham and Lincoln are within commuting distance. Fast trains are available from Grantham and Newark railway stations to London's Kings Cross with a journey time of approximately 75 minutes. The village of Foston is now linked to the village of Long Bennington which is around a mile away and provides an excellent range of local facilities including schooling which we believe has academy status and excellent ofsted report, butchers, coffee shop, hairdressers, post office and choice of public houses. There is also a medical centre with pharmacy in the village. Secondary education in the area is of a high quality with a choice of public and private schools including grammar schools for boys and girls in Grantham.

Accommodation 
Upon entering the front door, this leads into:

Dining Room 
11' 11'' x 10' 10'' (3.63m x 3.30m) at its widest points
This good sized and well proportioned reception room has a window to the front elevation overlooking the gardens and driveway, and a door leading through to the kitchen. The dining room is complemented with tile effect laminate flooring, and also has a ceiling light point and a storage heater.

Inner Hallway 
The inner hallway has the staircase rising to the first floor, beneath which is sited a useful storage cupboard. There is a door providing access to the rear garden from the inner hallway, and a further door provides access to the lounge. The inner hallway also has a ceiling light point.

Lounge 
11' 11'' x 10' 11'' (3.63m x 3.32m)
This cosy and nicely proportioned room has a window to the front elevation, and a feature fireplace (non working) with a solid timber mantle and a slate tiled chimney breast. To one side of the chimney breast is a bespoke fitted storage cupboard. The room is further complemented with wood laminate flooring, and also has a ceiling light point and an electric storage heater.

First Floor Landing 
The staircase rises from the inner hallway to the first floor landing which provides access to all three bedrooms and the family bathroom. The landing has a ceiling light point.

Bedroom One 
12' 1'' x 9' 0'' (3.68m x 2.74m) (plus door recess)
A delightful master bedroom with a window to the front elevation. This bedroom has been sympathetically refurbished and has wood panelling to the walls, and a bespoke fitted overhead bed canopy with recessed ceiling spotlights. In addition, the bedroom has a double width fitted storage cupboard, and a wall mounted and concealed television and DVD system which are included within the sale. The bedroom also has an electric storage heater and a door leading through to the secondary landing.

Secondary Landing 
The secondary landing has a window to the front elevation, and provides access to the dressing room, en-suite, and roof space.

En-Suite Shower Room 
6' 1'' x 6' 0'' (1.85m x 1.83m)
This exceptionally well appointed en-suite shower room is fitted with a walk-in shower cubicle with an electric shower, a vanity unit with a wash hand basin inset and storage above and beneath, and a WC. The en-suite is complemented with fully ceramic tiled walls and flooring, and recessed ceiling spotlights. In addition there is a heated towel rail, a wall mounted heater and an extractor fan.

Dressing Room 
9' 4'' x 4' 7'' (2.84m x 1.40m) (excluding the wardrobes)
The dressing room has wood panelling to the walls and recessed ceiling spotlights. The room is fitted with a comprehensive range of wardrobes with sliding doors either side, which provide ample storage.

Bedroom Two 
12' 0'' x 11' 0'' (3.65m x 3.35m)
An excellent sized double bedroom with a window to the front elevation. This bedroom has been tastefully refurbished and has part wood panelling to the walls, an electric storage heater and a ceiling light point.

Bedroom Three 
11' 0'' x 6' 10'' (3.35m x 2.08m) (at it's widest points)
An L-shaped single bedroom with a window to the rear elevation overlooking the garden. This bedroom also has a ceiling light point.

Family Bathroom 
7' 3'' x 6' 11'' (2.21m x 2.11m) (at it's widest points)
The L-shaped family bathroom has an opaque window to the rear elevation, and has been superbly finished with a white suite comprising of a contemporary freestanding double ended bath with waterfall taps and electric shower above, a vanity unit with a wash hand basin inset and storage beneath, and a WC. The bathroom is further enhanced with a high gloss ceramic tiled floor and part ceramic tiled walls, and is fitted with a heated towel rail, mood lighting and a ceiling light point.

Outside 
The property stands on a good size plot and to the front is a sweeping gravel driveway which provides off-road parking for many vehicles. To the front of the property are two small lawned areas with a further lawn to the side of the property sweeping around to the rear. The rear garden is also predominantly lawned and there is a sizable patio area that runs the full width of both the principle residence and the annexe. The garden is bounded by mature trees and hedgerow, and included within the sale are two large timber garden sheds.

Annexe 
The annexe is approached via it's own separate front door which leads directly into the bedroom/sitting room.

Bedroom/Sitting Room 
11' 6'' x 9' 7'' (3.50m x 2.92m)
This room has a window to the front elevation overlooking the garden and driveway. Accessed from the bedroom/sitting room is a shower room and a separate WC. In addition there is wood laminate flooring, an electric storage heater and a ceiling light point. An archway leads through into the kitchen.

Shower Room 
This room is fitted with an electric shower.

Separate WC 
Fitted with a WC and wash hand basin.

Kitchen 
13' 8'' x 6' 11'' (4.16m x 2.11m)
This good sized kitchen has windows and glazed French doors out to the patio and rear garden beyond, making the room particularly light and airy. The kitchen is complemented with a tile effect laminate floor, recessed ceiling spotlights, and wall lighting. The kitchen area itself is fitted with base and wall units, with roll top work surfaces and tiled splash backs. There is a one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and space and plumbing for a washing machine.

Council Tax 
This property is in Band C.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Bottesford (3.5 mi)
  • Grantham (5.6 mi)
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67 High Street, Grantham, NG31 6NN

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67 High Street, Grantham, NG31 6NN

01476 242034 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Bottesford (3.5 mi)
  • Grantham (5.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Jon Brambles, Grantham

67 High Street, Grantham, NG31 6NN

01476 242034 Local call rate

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