3 bedroom character property for sale

GL16

£515,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 Bedroomed Detached Cottage with a Detached, Spacious Annexe/Garage Complex
  • 2 Reception Room
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Double Garage
  • Outbuildings
  • Approximately 3 Acres of Landscaped Grounds and Gardens

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This is a unique opportunity to buy a pretty country cottage and a detached, spacious annexe/garage complex set in a rural location on the edge of the Monmouthshire/Gloucestershire border on the edge of the village of Staunton. Its elevated aspect produces fine, far reaching views across open countryside. The cottage has been restored and remodelled with the benefit of approximately three acres of landscaped grounds and gardens with interspaced trees, a meadow, lawned and paved terraces, an extensive timber sun deck and useful stone outbuildings.

Kiln Cottage is constructed in natural local stone with cut stone sills and lintels with inset wooden windows and vertically boarded doors all set under pitched tiled roofs. Skirting boards and architraves are moulded with ledged and braced doors throughout. LPG gas central heating with thermostatically radiators throughout.

The approach to the cottage is through a stable door into:

PORCH:
With pitched roof and quarry tiled floor and door into:

KITCHEN: 3.53m x 3.48m

Picture window to front with views across the garden and window to side. U-shaped worktops comprising range of hardwood panelled doors and drawers set under edged ceramic tiled tops. Double bowled single drainer sink with pillar tap. Space for cooker and plumbing for washing machine. Matching tall and wall unit with under-lighting. Ceramic tiled floor. Through opening into:

SITTING ROOM: 5.95m x 3.34m
Two windows to front. Protruding natural stone fireplace with inset woodburning stove. Part exposed beamed ceiling. Hardwood staircase with open treads and ranch style balustrading up to First Floor Landing.

From Kitchen through door into:

DINING ROOM: 4.1m x 3.63m
Windows to rear and side with views across the gardens. Room thermostat. Quarry tiled floor. Through door into:

LIVING ROOM: 7.56m x 3.39m
Two windows to rear and one to side with views across the gardens. Part sub-divided. Raised cut stone hearth with woodburner.

Door into Lobby and:

SIDE HALLWAY:
Tall feature window with views out to garden. Raked boarded ceiling, exposed natural rock.

CLOAKROOM:
Low level WC, wall mounted basin with electric heater over. External door out to front garden.

Up stairs with display recess into stairwell. Part raked ceiling. Doors into the following:

MASTER BEDROOM: 6.3m x 3.64m
Windows to rear with attractive views across the gardens and grounds. Part exposed beamed ceiling with roof access trap. Up step into:

ENSUITE BATHROOM:
Window to side with views across the grounds. Low level WC, basin and pedestal, corner set bath with glazed panel and electric shower unit with head on adjustable rail. Ceramic tiling on three sides to high level. Part exposed beams to ceiling. Roof access trap.

BEDROOM TWO: 4.06m x 3.61m
Sash windows to rear and to side with views across the grounds and gardens. Recess with sill and shelves above. Part vaulted ceiling.

FAMILY BATHROOM: 3. 45m x 2.59m
Windows to front and side with views across the grounds and open countryside. Coloured suite comprising low level WC, bidet, basin and pedestal. Raised corner set shaped protruding bath with mosaic tiling above on two sides, electric shower with curtain head on adjustable rail over. Vaulted ceiling. Airing Cupboard with wall mounted LPG boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating, lagged hot water cylinder, slatted shelf and cold water tank above. Secondary opening into the hallway, boiler control clock.

BEDROOM THREE: 6m x 2.3m
Two windows to front. Door into recessed wardrobe with slatted shelves and hanging rail at high level. Original cast iron fire place.


DETACHED GARAGE/ANNEXE:
This two storey building has garaging on the ground floor with utility/store rooms and living spaces and bathroom on the first floor. It is constructed mainly in reconstituted stone with the back wall rendered. Inset double glazed aluminium windows, wooden doors all under tiled roofs. An LPG boiler provides heat to radiators.

There is an entrance on the first floor from the garden via a wrought iron stairs but the ground floor entrance is through a pair of vertically boarded hardwood doors into:

LOBBY:
With quarry tiled floor. Ledged and braced door into:

HALLWAY:
Window to front and door into:

UTILITY ROOM: 3.62m x 1.21m
Window to rear. Plumbing for washing machine. Doors into:

STORE ROOM: 3.5m x 1.8m.
Window to rear.

UTILITY ROOM: 2.8m x 1.7m

From Hall through fire door into:

DOUBLE GARAGE: 5.16m opening to 5.86m x 4.9m
Two windows to front. Pair of up and over doors. Concrete floor, power and light.

From Entrance Lobby with vaulted ceiling and Velux roof light, up stairs with wall mounted handrail to:

LANDING:
Secondary door out and garden beyond. Door into:

LOBBY:
Boiler control clock. Boarded panelling to one wall. Panelled doors into the following:

FAMILY BATHROOM:
Low level WC, basin and pedestal with shaver point over, bath with ceramic tiling to high level on three sides. Electric shower unit with head on adjustable rail. Extract fan.

KITCHEN: 3.9m x 2.9m
Free standing units. Single drainer sink with cupboards under. Space for cooker. Roof access trap.

SITTING ROOM: 6.19m x 4.9m
Windows to front and to end with outstanding views across open countryside. Exposed pine rafters to ceiling.

At the back of the building a pair of hardwood doors into external boiler room with wall oil fired boiler and controls with fuel tank sited nearby.

OUTSIDE:

ACCESS:
The lane is maintained by highways up to a point just before Kiln Cottage beyond which a green Lane divides to form the boundary on two sides.

GROUNDS AND GARDENS:
To the front of the cottage is an attractive stone boundary wall and at the back of the cottage is a gated access into the meadow with interspaced trees beyond which is an extensive timber deck with balustrading on four sides taking full advantage of the outstanding views. Around the cottage are stone cobbled paths and steps leading up to a useful block built DETACHED OUTBUILDING with a flat roof divided into two bays with ledged and braced doors into each. Behind this is a paved and lawned terrace with greenhouse abutting the parkland. The garage/annexe has parking in front of the garage beyond which is a bank and strip of land which has not been cultivated as a garden.

SERVICES:
Mains electricity, mains water, private drainage (two separate septic tanks). LPG central heating to both properties. Forest of Dean District council. Council Tax band cottage G. EPC Rating F.

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13 April 2016

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Nearest station

  • Lydney (8.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Roscoe Rogers & Knight, Monmouth

3 Agincourt Square, Monmouth, NP25 3BT

01600 522024 Local call rate

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