4 bedroom detached house for saleMessing
- Centre of village detached cottage
- Four first floor bedrooms
- Bathroom and shower room
- Aga kitchen with utility
- Former Village Post office
- Original hidden feature
- Surrounding gardens
- Off road parking
Interesting period detached four bedroom cottage situated at the heart of this picturesque and commutable village. The Old post Office retains a wealth of charm and character whilst being offered in excellent order with oil fired central heating and double glazed windows.
The cottages main entrance door takes you in to a hallway with useful cloaks cupboard. There is shower facilities including a basin and toilet whilst at the front of the cottage is the former Post Office now forming a dining room. The main reception space runs along the front in the form of a large sitting room divided by stairs that lead up to the first floor. There is a wealth of exposed timbers throughout this room, in the corner is a large red brick fireplace with wood burning stove whilst behind is a 'hidden' cupboard which houses the old 'post office' safe. Flowing off the room is the study, again with exposed timbers.
At the rear of the Old Post Office is a long kitchen/breakfast room, beautifully appointed with hardwood work surfaces over cupboard and draw units with matching wall mounted cupboards including display cupboards and plate racks. There is a double bowl stainless steel sink and built in appliances include an AEG fridge. There is a gas fired four oven AGA for cooking. A utility provides an area where there is plumbing for a washing machine as well as space for further freestanding appliances. In the corner is a shelved pantry cupboard.
The landing runs along the centre of the cottage providing access to the bedrooms as well as having a recessed area for sitting where the airing cupboard is also found. There is also a further storage cupboard and a high level cupboard with access to the cold water tank. The bathroom has a toilet, basin and bath with separate shower over and also a heated towel rail. At the other end of the landing is a further toilet and wash hand basin. Along the front of the house are three good size bedrooms all having built in storage. There is a further single bedroom/dressing room at the rear with double door wardrobe.
The cottage sits on a corner plot with railing running round the front and side gardens predominantly laid to lawn with a variety of shrubs, conifer screening and pathway leading to the cottage. Two separate drives provide parking with gateways opening through to the rear garden.
The rear garden itself has a small area of lawn established shrubs and flowers with paved patio area enclosed by red brick wall with hardstanding currently housing a greenhouse.
Dining room 13' 9" x 12' 6" (4.19m x 3.81m)
Study 14' x 7' (4.27m x 2.13m)
Kitchen/breakfast room 19' x 8' (5.79m x 2.44m)
Sitting room 24' 9" x 13' 10" (7.54m x 4.22m)
Bedroom one 13' 3" x 9' 6" (4.04m x 2.9m)
Bedroom two 13' 8" x 10' 11" (4.17m x 3.33m)
Bedroom three 13' 3" x 7' 5" (4.04m x 2.26m)
Bedroom four 10' 8" x 5' 9" (3.25m x 1.75m)
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