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3 bedroom cottage for sale

The Reading Room, South Street, Normanton-On-Trent

Sold STC £240,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Cottage
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Dual Aspect Living Room
  • Fitted Dining Kitchen
  • uPVC Double Glazing
  • Off Road Parking
  • Generous Private Rear Garden
  • No Onward Chain - EPC 'E''

Full description

Dating back to the 1800's, The Reading Room was previously two homes but has since been converted to a detached cottage. Set within a generous plot, the property's accommodation comprises of a fitted dining kitchen, dual aspect living room with a multi fuel burner, three good sized bedrooms and a family bathroom. There is a driveway down the side of the property with a lawned private rear garden. Falling within Tuxford Academy school catchment, the cottage is marketed with no onward chain.

Dining Kitchen - With wooden entrance door leading into the DINING ROOM which measures 12'7" x 12'3" (3.8m x 3.7m) with wood effect laminate flooring, wood panelled door leading into the lounge, upvc sliding window to front elevation, electric storage heater, electric fireplace, part glazed upvc door to side elevation onto driveway. KITCHEN measures 9'5" x 6'8" (2.9m x 2.0m) Fitted with a range of base units with rolled edge work surfaces over, complementary wall units, stainless steel sink and drainer with upvc window to rear elevation, tiled splash backs, provisions for free standing cooker and washing machine, continuation of wood effect laminate flooring and wood panelled door to under stairs cupboard.

Lounge - 5.97m x 3.76m (19'7" x 12'4") - With carpeted flooring, upvc sliding window to front elevation, open fireplace housing multi fuel burner, two electric storage heaters, stairs to first floor and upvc French doors leading out into the rear garden.

First Floor Landing - With carpeted flooring and doors to the three bedrooms and bathroom.

Bedroom 1 - 3.84m x 3.84m (12'7" x 12'7") - With carpeted flooring, storage heater, upvc sliding window to front elevation and a range of built in wardrobes.

Bedroom 2 - 3.84m x 3.68m (12'7" x 12'1") - With carpeted flooring, storage heater, upvc sliding window to front elevation, access to loft and a range of built in wardrobes.

Bedroom 3 - 3.84m x 2.06m (12'7" x 6'9") - With storage heater, upvc windows to rear and side elevations and carpeted flooring.

Bathroom - Fitted with white 3 piece suite comprising panelled bath with shower attachment over and 3 fold screen, pedestal wash hand basin and low level w.c., vinyl tile pattern flooring, opaque upvc window to rear elevation, wood panelled door to the airing cupboard which houses the tank, heated towel rail, tiled walls and extractor fan.

Outside - To the front there is a small lawned frontage and planted mature borders. A pair of wooden double gates give access onto the gravelled driveway which provides off road parking for several vehicles to the side which in turn leads to the generous sized rear garden which is predominantly laid to lawn with fencing to boundaries and a wooden shed.

Directions - From our office on Middle Gate follow road around to the right onto Stodman Street, turn right onto Castlegate, up to mini roundabout at Beastmarket Hill, take second exit over the River Trent, across railway crossing up to roundabout, take third exit onto A616 for approximately 1.5 miles, at roundabout take the second exit onto B6325, keep striaght on B6325, at roundabout take second exit onto ramp towards A1/A638/Doncaster, Retford etc., merge onto A1, keep left onto ramp towards Carlton, Sutton on Trent etc., turn right onto B1164, turn left onto B1164 and proceed for approximately 3 miles, right onto Hemplands Lane, onto Grassthorpe Road, turn right onto Town Lane, bear left onto Town Street, turn left, turn right onto South Lane and bear right into South Street and 'The Reading Room'will be identified by our for sale board.

Local Information - Normanton on Trent is a rural unspoilt village situated approximately 12 miles north of Newark. This attractive village has a wealth of period property with St Matthew's Church tower forming a focal part of the village. The village amenities include a primary school and two public houses. There are good road access routes to Newark, Lincoln, Retford and Nottingham with fast mainline trains leaving Northgate Newark capable of reaching London in approx 1 1/2 hours.

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Added on Rightmove:
03 November 2016


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