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3 bedroom character property for sale

Main Street, Ailsworth, Peterborough

Sold STC £350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Character property
  • Inglenook fireplaces
  • Garage
  • Three reception rooms

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


SUMMARY
A beautifully presented Grade II listed stone cottage under a thatched roof dating from the 17th century situated in the desirable village of Ailsworth. The property offers many original features including timber beams and inglenook fireplaces and offers three reception rooms.


DESCRIPTION
A beautifully presented Grade II listed stone cottage under a thatched roof dating from the 17th century situated in the desirable village of Ailsworth. The property offers many original features including timber beams and inglenook fireplaces and offers three reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, master bedroom, two further bedrooms and family bathroom. There is a pleasant garden to the front of the property which has attractive cottage style landscaping and a lawn area. Beyond this there is a screened cottage style garden laid to patio with shrubs and borders.

Entrance hall/Study
11'7 x 9' (3.5m x 2.8m)
Hardwood door to side aspect, window to front aspect, radiator, exposed oak beams to ceiling, wall lights and stripped wooden door to:

Reception/sitting room
15'7 x 11'9 (4.7m x 3.6m)
A beautifully inglenook fireplace with bressumer beam and flagstone hearth, exposed oak beams to ceiling, windows to both side aspects, feature window seats, radiator and stripped wooden door to:

Inner hallway
Stairs to first floor galleried landing with cupboard under, exposed beams to ceiling and stripped wooden doors to:

Downstairs bathroom
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising, panelled bath, tiled splashbacks, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, heated towel rail, window to side aspect and ceramic tiled flooring.

Dining room
12'1 x 9'5 (3.7m x 2.9m)
Feature inglenook fireplace (currently not working) with bressumer beam, exposed beams to ceiling, radiator, large storage cupboard, window to side aspect and open plan to:

Kitchen/breakfast room
14' x 12'4 (4.3m x 3.8m)
Fitted with a range of base and wall units with wooden worktops over, inset butler sink with mixer tap, tiled splashbacks, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for dishwasher, radiator, , stripped wooden flooring, double glazed window to front aspect overlooking the courtyard, door giving access to courtyard and door to:

Utility room
8'4 x 6'6 (2.5m x 2.0m)
Fitted with a range of base and wall units complementing the kitchen, worktops over, stainless steel drainer, tiled splashbacks, wooden flooring, radiator and internal access door to garage.

First floor landing
Galleried landing with double airing cupboard with slatted shelving and hot water tank and doors to:

Bedroom 1
12'7 x 11'4 (3.8m x 3.5m)
Window to side aspect with window seat, radiator and storage cupboard.

Inner landing
Range of built in wardrobes, stripped wooden doors to:

Bathroom
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising, panelled bath with shower attachment over, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled flooring and extractor fan.

Bedroom 3
12'8 x 9'6 (3.9m x 2.9m)
Window to side aspect, radiator and stripped wooden door to:

Bedroom 2
12'10 x 9'3 (3.9m x 2.8m)
Window to front aspect, radiator.

Outside
The property has a good sized driveway leading to the garage, a pleasant garden to the front of the property which has attractive cottage style landscaping and a lawn area. Beyond this there is a screened cottage style garden laid to patio with shrubs and borders.

Single garage
15'5 x 8'4 (4.7m x 2.5m)
With barn style doors.


Location
44 Main Street is situated in the centre of the desirable village of Ailsworth which has a doctors surgery, dentist and shop. The adjoining village of Castor boasts a restaurant, pubs, pharmacy, park, playing fields, village hall, primary school and a fine church. There is a vibrant community within both villages. Ailsworth is situated only 5 miles from the centre of the cathedral city of Peterborough which has a mainline station with a fast and frequent service to London Kings Cross taking some 50 minutes and 8 miles from the historic market town of Stamford. Ferry Meadows Country Park is just outside the village offering water sports, scenic walking, cycling, fishing and children's facilities. Rutland Water is some 14 miles to the north-west offering similar leisure pursuits. Castor Hanglands Nature Reserve is close by with a variety of plant and animal life. There are many golf courses in the area including Peterborough Milton Golf Club, Burghley and Luffenham Heath. There are livery stables in the village and at nearby Helpston along with many bridleways for the horse lover. There is a good choice of schooling in the area to include the sought after local primary school in Castor, Arthur Mellows Village College in Glinton, The Peterborough School and Kings School in Peterborough and other renowned schools in Oundle, Oakham and Stamford close by.

Energy Rating E.



1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
5. THESE PARTICULARS ARE ISSUED IN GOOD FAITH BUT DO NOT CONSTITUTE REPRESENTATIONS OF FACT OR FORM PART OF ANY OFFER OR CONTRACT. THE MATTERS REFERRED TO IN THESE PARTICULARS SHOULD BE INDEPENDENTLY VERIFIED BY PROSPECTIVE BUYERS OR TENANTS. NEITHER SHARMAN QUINNEY NOR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS HAS ANY AUTHORITY TO MAKE OR GIVE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WHATEVER IN RELATION TO THIS PROPERTY.


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27 October 2016

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