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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Giddywell Lane, Longdon, Rugeley, Staffordshire

Sold STC £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • An outstanding traditional farmhouse standing in beautiful gardens with extensive views
  • Character and charm in abundance with exposed beams and brickwork
  • Beautifully presented with sensitive modernisation and interior design
  • Impressive principal living room with feature inglenook fireplace
  • Charming snug sitting room again with inglenook fireplace
  • Versatile study or playroom
  • Quality fitted farmhouse style kitchen
  • Stunning sized master bedroom with luxury en suite bathroom
  • 3 further double bedrooms and luxury fitted family bathroom
  • Generous electric gated driveway entrance and 29' garage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A truly impressive farmhouse property standing in a glorious rural setting on the edge of the village of Longdon with extensive countryside and farmland views to be enjoyed, including glimpses to Cannock Chase. The property is beautifully presented and with sensitive attention to detail taking full advantage of its abundant character with thoughtful interior design. The location could not be more convenient with quick access onto the nearby A51 providing easy runs into Lichfield where a superb road and rail network with cross city and Inter-city rail travel available makes commuting a breeze. Properties such as Rookery Farm rarely come to the market and such an opportunity should not be missed. Early viewing strongly encouraged.


Property ref: 121_863_1056347

RECEPTION HALL 
entered via a PVC composite double glazed entrance door with leaded inserts and having radiator with ornamental screen and stairs leading off.

FITTED GUESTS CLOAKROOM 
having W.C., vanity wash hand basin standing on a brick stand with Saniflo, tiled flooring, sealed unit obscure double glazed window and traditional radiator.

PRINCIPAL LIVING ROOM 
27' 9" x 16' 1" max (12'6" min) (8.46m x 4.90m max 3.81m min) a stunning room having a central feature inglenook fireplace with raised hearth and open grate with timber beam over and concealed lighting, two radiators, leaded sealed unit double glazed windows to rear and side, revealed beams to ceiling and door to cellar.

CELLAR 
18' 7" x 8' 11" (5.66m x 2.72m) a useful cellar sealed with a Clean Space encapsulation system with boarded floor, fluorescent light and automatic pump, all creating a very usable and versatile storage facility with interesting further potential.

SITTING ROOM 
16' 7" x 14' 10" (5.05m x 4.52m) a charming room again with brick inglenook fireplace with open grate and raised quarry tiled hearth with feature bread oven door, timber beam and concealed lighting, leaded sealed unit double glazed window to front, radiator and revealed beams.

STUDY/PLAYROOM 
12' 4" x 10' (3.76m x 3.05m) a versatile room with sealed unit double glazed window to rear, double radiator and beams to ceiling.

FARMHOUSE BREAKFAST KITCHEN 
23' x 13' (7.01m x 3.96m) beautifully fitted with natural wooden work tops, solid wood base storage cupboards and drawers, granite work surfaces with inset butler style sink with mixer tap, island unit again with ample cupboard and drawer space, free-standing Rangemaster range type cooker with matching extractor hood and splashback, integrated dishwasher, double doored walk-in pantry store cupboard, feature floor tiling, sealed unit double glazed windows, double doors to patio, further door to rear garden, two radiators and concealed space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 
having loft access hatch.

MASTER BEDROOM 
19' 3" x 16' 10" (5.87m x 5.13m) a stunning sized room having timber ceiling beams, original cast-iron fireplace, leaded sealed unit double glazed window to front with extensive views, radiator and door to:

EN SUITE BATHROOM 
having a free-standing clawfoot bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, W.C., corner shower cubicle with thermostatic flood shower, heated towel rail/radiator, ceramic floor and wall tiling, obscure sealed unit double glazed window to rear and extractor fan.

BEDROOM TWO 
16' 1" x 13' 6" (4.90m x 4.11m) having traditional fireplace, leaded sealed unit double glazed windows to rear and side and radiator.

BEDROOM THREE 
14' 1" x 9' 10" (4.29m x 3.00m) having leaded sealed unit double glazed window to side, radiator and traditional fireplace.

BEDROOM FOUR 
12' 2" x 10' 4" (3.71m x 3.15m) having sealed unit double glazed window to rear with lovely views across to Cannock Chase and radiator.

FAMILY BATHROOM 
having clawfoot bath with mixer tap with shower attachment, W.C. suite, pedestal wash hand basin, ceramic wall tiling, radiator and extractor fan.

OUTSIDE 
The property is set back off Giddywell Lane with a private drive approach leading to an electric gated entrance which opens onto the extensive gravelled driveway flanked by well tended lawns, established fruit trees and defined perimeters. To the rear is a Boiler Room housing the oil fired central heating boiler together with pressurised hot water cylinders. The gardens to the property are generous, set to lawn with patio seating areas, post and rail fencing bordering onto neighbouring paddocks, and there is a useful gated area for composting, together with a very functional area housing wooden outbuildings. The beautiful rural setting is enhanced by lovely views up to St James's church at Longdon.

EEC-EIR 

GARAGE 
29' 6" x 23' 8" (8.99m x 7.21m) a superb sized garage with twin up and over electric entrance doors, fluorescent light and power points and eaves storage.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Rugeley Town (2.7 mi)
  • Rugeley Trent Valley (3.3 mi)
  • Lichfield City (4.3 mi)
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Bill Tandy & Co, Lichfield

3 Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LJ

01543 737064 Local call rate

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3 Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LJ

01543 737064 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Rugeley Town (2.7 mi)
  • Rugeley Trent Valley (3.3 mi)
  • Lichfield City (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bill Tandy & Co, Lichfield

3 Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LJ

01543 737064 Local call rate

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

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