4 bedroom detached house for sale

THE OLD RECTORY, MAIN ROAD COVENHAM ST.BARTHOLOMEW

£489,950

Property Description

Key features

  • FOUR BEDROOM DETACHED 1700' s PROPERTY
  • LARGE KITCHEN WITH AGA - PLUS A UTILITY ROOM
  • FOUR RECEPTIONS - STUDY, SNUG, DINING AND LIVING ROOMS
  • VAST GARDENS TO THE FRONT AND REAR
  • LOCATION ON A PRIME CORNER PLOT
  • MASTER BEDROOM WITH EN SUITE
  • DOUBLE GARAGE AND SEPARATE OUTBUILDING
  • Energy performance rating F and Council tax band F

Full description

Crofts Estate Agents are pleased to present this stunning former rectory, dated back to the 1700's. Set in the picturesque Covenham St Bartholomew, the property has a vast amount of history and this is shown throughout the building. To the outside, there is a detached two storey outbuilding with full electrics and is ideal for a workshop or even has potential to turn into an annexe. To the opposite side of the courtyard there is a double garage, again with electrics installed. The gardens are vast to the front and rear of the building, and the views must be seen to be appreciated. As you enter the property, you walk into the grand dining hall, which has a large open fire and staircase leading to the first floor. The rest of the ground floor comprises of large kitchen with separate utility room, a snug room, living room, W/C and study. The first floor starts when you walk up the beautiful stair case which overlooks the dining hall. There is the master bedroom which comes with ensuite and there are three further double bedrooms to the first floor. The family bathroom is also located on this floor and is a bright modern room complete with three piece suite. This property is bound to generate heavy interest, to arrange a viewing please call our Louth branch on 01507 601550.

Gardens 
From the outside, this former rectory has so much to offer and is simply a beautiful period property. A large open courtyard drive way offers plenty of parking, but it also has the added benefit of a double garage, complete with full electrics, plus an outbuilding which is ideal for a workshop or could even be developed into a holiday home/annexe. The rear garden over looks open fields and isn't overlooked from an direction.

Dining Hall 
16' 5'' x 12' 10'' (5m x 3.9m)
The main dining hall is quite simply a stunning space. You enter through the entrance porch and straight away are taken away by the features this room has on offer. A large open fire with log burner is in the centre of the space and heats the whole middle section of the house. There is a large staircase which leads up to the first floor and a feature chandelier lights up the whole section. Overall, a truly magnificent space and sets the tone for the rest of the house.

Kitchen 
16' 1'' x 14' 1'' (4.9m x 4.3m)
The kitchen is a very large open space which comes complete with an Aga, which heats the hot water in the property and is a great feature to have. The units are a cream colour and there is a wooden work surface throughout which also has a Belfast sink. This country style kitchen has a uPVC double glazed window which overlooks the courtyard to the front of the property.

Utility room 
9' 2'' x 7' 3'' (2.8m x 2.2m)
A good sized utility room located just off the kitchen area which has plumbings for washing machines etc. There is a rear door which leads out onto the rear garden.

Snug Room 
11' 10'' x 9' 10'' (3.6m x 3.0m)
The snug room is located either side of the dining hall and kitchen. Looking out onto the rear garden, this room has an open fire and wooden surround. It is decorated with warm colours and this is a perfect spot for relaxing in an evening.

Study 
13' 1'' x 7' 10'' (4m x 2.4m)
The study room is located over on the left hand side of the property and is just a good space to use as a home office or even childs play room. uPVC double glazing to the front and neutrally decorated.

Living Room 
16' 1'' x 14' 5'' (4.9m x 4.4m)
The living room is a light and bright open space with uPVC double doors opening out onto the rear garden. The open fire hearth has a wood burning stove and really fits in with the country theme this property offers. Neutrally decorated throughout with a cream carpet, this room is a great space for entertaining or relaxing in the summer with the double doors open.

Bedroom 1 
14' 5'' x 12' 2'' (4.4m x 3.7m)
The master bedroom is a good double size but also has the added benefit of a large ensuite with corner shower unit. The room, like the rest of the house, has large high ceilings, uPVC double glazing either side of the room offering stunning views across the neighbouring fields.

Bedroom 2 
13' 1'' x 8' 10'' (4m x 2.7m)
The second of the bedrooms is again a double in size and has a floral wallpaper design throughout along with a dark wooden flooring. The period detail of the property continues as this room has a cast iron fire place which adds to the overall character.

Bedroom 3 
12' 2'' x 11' 2'' (3.7m x 3.4m)
The third bedroom is located to the rear of the property and overlooks the rear gardens and offers beautiful views. Neutral decoration and a red fitted carpet give this room a real warmth.

Bedroom 4 
12' 2'' x 7' 3'' (3.7m x 2.2m)
The fourth of the bedrooms, again a double in size, is situated between the third bedroom and bathroom. A good fourth bedroom size and located just off the main hall balcony.

Bathroom 
12' 6'' x 6' 3'' (3.8m x 1.9m)
The main family bathroom is a good size and could be developed to have a four piece suite should the buyer wish for this. Currently has a three piece suite which a shower over the bath. Cream carpet and neutral painted walls throughout with uPVC double glazing.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 October 2016

Nearest station

  • Cleethorpes (9.1 mi)
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12 Market Place, Louth, LN11 9PB

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12 Market Place, Louth, LN11 9PB

01507 640029 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Cleethorpes (9.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Crofts Estate Agents, Louth

12 Market Place, Louth, LN11 9PB

01507 640029 Local call rate

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