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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Little Orchard Gardens, Wolseley Road, Rugeley

Sold STC £495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautiful Canalside Property with No Upward Chain
  • Far Reaching Countryside Views
  • Private Mooring Adjacent
  • Electric Gated Approach
  • 5 Double Bedrooms
  • 2 Luxury En-Suites and Family Bathroom
  • Stunning Lounge and Dining Room
  • Breakfast Room/Kitchen, Utility
  • Galleried Landing and Double Garage
  • Decking Balcony. EPC Rating C

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Occupying a private drive position and set behind electric gates, this exceptionally generous detached house occupies a choice position adjacent to the Trent & Mersey Canal and has the benefit of a mooring, subject to Canal & River Trust permission.

Additionally, this fine modern home has far reaching countryside and River Trent views and yet all the conveniences of Rugeley town centre nearby.

Gas Central Heating and uPVC Double Glazing. Large and Welcoming Reception Hall, Fitted Guest Cloakroom, Elegant and Spacious Lounge, Stunning Dining Room, Breakfast Room/Kitchen, Utility Room, Part Galleried Landing, Master Bedroom with Dressing Area and Luxury En-Suite, Guest Bedroom with En-Suite, Three Additional Bedrooms, Stylish Family Bathroom, Double Garage, Spacious Driveway with parking for several cars, Well Tended Gardens with Decked Terraces and those Fabulous Views, perfect for relaxing or entertaining.

Located at the head of a private drive shared by just four other properties, herewith details of a quite exceptional property that has been designed and positioned to make the most of its canalside setting. Elevated views are also enjoyed of the River Trent and countryside surrounding.

Location
Easy access is available to the A51 that provides a route to North Staffordshire and the M6. Nearby Lichfield via the A51 also gives access to the A38, A5 and then onto the M42.

The property is located within close proximity of Cannock Chase, an 'area of outstanding natural beauty'. Birmingham International Airport is within approximately 30 miles the West Coast Mainline is accessible from Rugeley Trent Valley Station.

Directions
From Lichfield take the A51 all the way onto the north eastern outskirts of Rugeley. At the roundabout that indicates access to Trent Valley station, turn left into Station road and right at the next roundabout into Wolseley Road. Little Orchard Gardens is the second turning on the right hand side.

Accommodation
A double glazed main door gives access to an exceptionally spacious Reception Hall with ample room for several pieces of furniture, feature return-style staircase leading to a part-galleried landing. The reception hall provides a central point of access to all principal rooms, coved ceiling and two radiators.

The Guest Cloakroom is a good size with a white suite comprising wash hand basin within vanity unit surround, w.c, coved ceiling, radiator and a cloaks storage cupboard. Exceptional L-Shaped Family Lounge which could very easily be split into two separate rooms i.e a front facing family room or study and a rear facing lounge. Currently with a front facing window and rear facing double doors and window leading to the decked terrace, all enjoying far reaching views including the adjacent Trent & Mersey canal. Mahogany Regency style fireplace with marble hearth and background and fitted gas coals fire, three radiators and coved ceiling.

Superbly Spacious Dining Room with front facing windows and side facing doors giving access to a sheltered outside barbeque and entertaining deck. Beautiful fireplace and decorations. Excellent sized Breakfast Room and Kitchen positioned to enjoy the canalside and country views. The breakfast dining area has generous space for a table, chairs and additional furniture and has open access to the Fitted Kitchen with its extensive range of paint-finished base, wall,drawer and display units. Ample work surface area and a built-in double oven, four burner gas hob, extractor hood, integrated dishwasher, fridge and freezer, centre island unit, splash back tiling, laminate flooring, spotlights and under unit lights.

Useful Utility Room with a matching range of units, work surfaces and flooring. Two appliance spaces, gas central heating boiler and door to the side garden.

First Floor
A really nice Galleried Landing gives access to the five bedrooms and family bathroom, and also includes a front facing window area ideal for a desk/study area. Storage cupboard and airing cupboard.

The Master Bedroom Suite is again of generous size and good design and includes the main room itself with front views, a range of built-in furniture and open access to the Dressing Area with a full length range of wardrobes. A Luxury En-Suite Shower Room leads off, re-appointed with a contemporary white suite to include walk-in shower with rainhead, w.c, twin bowl vanity unit, chrome heated towel rail, floor and partial wall tiling and display shelving.

Guest Bedroom Suite (Two) a lovely double room with canalside and country views and an En-Suite Shower Room with corner glazed cabinet, wash hand basin and w.c. Bedroom Three with further canalside and country views, Bedroom Four is another double sized room with front aspect and Bedroom Five is again a further double sized room with rear aspect. The Family Bathroom has been thoughtfully and stylishly re-appointed with a quality white suite to include a luxury double ended freestanding bath, wash hand basin with vanity unit surround, w.c, chrome heated towel rail and complementary tiling.

Outside
Detached Double Garage with remote control twin doors, electric light and power points.

Electric gate approach for security and privacy gives access to a substantial driveway for multiple cars.

The Canal & River Trust should be contacted to grant permission for a single craft to be moored at the site. The property owner would need to apply for permission through the 'End of Garden Mooring' process.

Delightful rear gardens elevated above the canalside to give appealing countryside and River Trent views. The landscaped gardens are predominantly lawned with an established range of shrubs and screening plants and summer entertaining on the decked balcony or covered barbeque area would be particularly pleasant.

Tenure
Freehold (Purchasers are recommended to satisfy themselves as to tenure via their legal representative).

Services
Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas are believed to be connected to the property but purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to their suitability.

Local Authority
Cannock Chase District Council

Useful Websites
environment-agency.gov.uk/maps
cannockchasedc.gov.uk

JGA/210116
JGG/260716
NP/KLT/NP 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Rugeley Trent Valley (0.4 mi)
  • Rugeley Town (1.0 mi)
  • Hednesford (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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John German, Lichfield

29 Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LZ

01543 737059 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

John German, Lichfield

29 Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LZ

01543 737059 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Rugeley Trent Valley (0.4 mi)
  • Rugeley Town (1.0 mi)
  • Hednesford (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

John German, Lichfield

29 Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LZ

01543 737059 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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