5 bedroom detached house for saleSparrow Lane, Long Bennington
Sold STC £499,950
- Detached Family Home
- Approx 2500 Sq Ft
- 5 Beds, 3 Receptions
- 4 Ensuites
- Cloaks & Utility
- Stunning Living Kitchen
- Gated Drive & Garage
- Attractive Open Views
** DETACHED FAMILY HOME ** APPROX 2500 SQ FT ** 5 BEDS, 3 RECEPTIONS ** 4 ENSUITES ** CLOAKS & UTILITY ** STUNNING LIVING KITCHEN ** GATED DRIVE & GARAGE ** ATTRACTIVE OPEN VIEWS **
We have pleasure in offering to the market this well proportioned contemporary family home tucked away in a quiet backwater, located on a no through lane and off a private driveway shared with only one other similar dwelling with attractive outlook to the front across open fields, yet within 100 metres of the centre of Long Bennington.
The property was completed in 2009 and finished to a high specification with solid oak internal doors, deep skirting and cornicing, contemporary fixtures and fittings, granite work surfaces to both the kitchen and utility, gas fired central heating and UPVC woodgrain effect double glazed windows throughout. The property combines the aesthetics expected with a more traditional home with attractive rustic style brick elevations beneath a pantiled roof, with the efficiency and benefits expected with a contemporary home.
The property offers a great deal of versatility in its layout extending to approximately 2500 sq ft and comprises a well proportioned initial entrance vestibule with attractive turning staircase, three main reception rooms including well proportioned sitting room with French doors leading out into the garden, the family room/study is a flexible space ideal as a home office. The kitchen is a fantastic living/entertaining space linking through to a garden room creating a light and airy open plan space perfect for families. There is also a large utility and ground floor cloakroom.
To the first floor there are five bedrooms, four of which boast ensuite facilities with the three main double bedrooms affording attractive views to the front across adjacent paddock land.
The property occupies a delightful position behind a gated driveway with attached double garage and private enclosed garden to the rear.
Overall viewing comes highly recommended to appreciate both the location and accommodation on offer.
Long Bennington is a large village located mid way between Newark and Grantham, both approximately seven miles. A strong community spirit is at the heart of Long Bennington with many activities, clubs and amenities. The village has a post office, newsagent, butcher's shop, fish and chip shop, a modern doctors' surgery and a health centre. There are two public houses with restaurant facilities and a wine bar/brasserie. The infant and primary school in the village has a very high reputation with catchment to the Lincolnshire Grammar and High Schools in Grantham and other near-by excellent secondary schooling. Many commute from Long Bennington, which is by-passed by the A1, to Newark, Grantham and Nottingham with trains from Grantham to London King's Cross in just over an hour.
A GRP WOODGRAIN EFFECT ENTRANCE DOOR WITH DOUBLE GLAZED LIGHTS, LEADS THROUGH INTO THE:
Entrance Hall - 7.75m x 2.74m - Having attractive turning staircase with oak spindle balustrade rising to the first floor with useful alcove beneath, tiled floor, central heating radiator, inset downlighters to the ceiling and further oak doors leading to:
Cloakroom - 2.21m x 1.12m - Having a two piece white suite comprising close coupled wc, pedestal wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap, mosaic tiled splashback, continuation of the tiled floor, central heating radiator, ceiling light point and extractor.
Sitting Room - 6.17m x 5.61m - A well proportioned light and airy main reception benefitting from a dual aspect and having feature chimney breast which has been designed to encompass entertainment areas and pre-wired for flat screen TV, central carpeted area with attractive oak surround, two central heating radiators, two ceiling light points, UPVC double glazed window to the front and French doors leading out into the rear garden.
Study / Playroom - 3.78m max x 3.66m max - A versatile reception space which would be ideal as a home office but is large enough to be utilised as a further sitting room ideal for teenagers, and even potential as a ground floor bedroom for extended families. Having ceiling light point, central heating radiator and UPVC double glazed French doors to the front elevation.
Kitchen - 5.59m x 3.84m - The kitchen is open plan to the family/garden room creating a fantastic everyday living and entertaining space.
The kitchen is beautifully appointed with a generous range of contemporary wall, base and drawer units with brushed metal fittings and glass fronted display cabinets, granite work surfaces with inset sink and drainer unit with brushed metal swan neck mixer tap. Integrated appliances include Neff four ring stainless steel finish hob with chimney hood over, larder unit also incorporating Neff double oven, low level fridge, separate freezer, ample room for dining or breakfast table, inset downlighters to the ceiling and extractor, central heating radiator, UPVC woodgrain effect double glazed window.
A large open doorway leads through into the:
Family / Garden Room - 4.62m x 3.84m - A versatile space ideal as a living area off the kitchen or alternatively a more formal dining room, flooded with light from windows to two elevations and French doors leading out into the rear garden, having attractive part vaulted ceiling with two light points, continuation of the tiled floor, central heating radiator.
Returning to the kitchen a further oak door leads through into the:
Utility Room - 4.80m x 1.75m - Fitted with a generous range of base units including three quarter height larder unit, quartz granite work surface with inset stainless steel sink and drainer unit with chrome mixer tap, granite splashbacks, plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble drier, plumbing for dishwasher, wall mounted gas central heating boiler, continuation of the tiled floor, central heating radiator, inset downlighters to the ceiling, UPVC double glazed window and door leading to the exterior.
RETURNING TO THE ENTRANCE HALL A SPINDLE BALUSTRADE STAIRCASE RISES TO THE:
First Floor Landing - Having built in airing cupboard housing the Megaflow pressurised hot water system, inset downlighter to the ceiling, access to loft space, central heating radiator, Velux skylight and solid oak doors leading through to:
Master Bedroom - 4.75m x 3.61m - A well proportioned double bedroom offering a pleasant aspect to the front and benefitting from both ensuite bathroom facilities as well as walk-in dressing room.
Having ceiling light point, central heating radiator, built in wardrobes, UPVC double glazed window to the front and oak door leading to:
Dressing Room - 1.83m x 1.52m - Having fitted hanging rail with overhead shelf, ceiling light point.
Ensuite Bathroom - 3.30m x 1.93m - Fitted with a four piece white suite comprising double ended panelled bath with chrome taps and tiled splashback, corner quadrant shower enclosure with curved sliding double doors and chrome wall mounted mixer tap with independent shower handset over, close coupled wc, pedestal wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap, contemporary towel radiator, tiled floor, shaver point, inset downlighters to the ceiling and UPVC obscure double glazed window.
Bedroom 2 - 3.84m x 3.35m max - Having aspect into the rear garden and being fitted with built in wardrobes, ceiling light point, central heating radiator, UPVC double glazed window and oak door leading through into:
Ensuite Shower Room - 2.44m x 1.63m - Appointed with a three piece white suite comprising quadrant shower enclosure with curved sliding double doors, chrome wall mounted shower mixer with independent handset over, close coupled wc, pedestal wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap, tiled floor, towel radiator, shaver point, inset downlighters and extractor to the ceiling, UPVC double glazed window to the front with fantastic far reaching views.
Bedroom 3 - 3.43m x 2.92m - Having ceiling light point, central heating radiator, UPVC double glazed window to the front affording fantastic views. A door leads through to:
Ensuite Shower Room - 1.96m x 1.93m - Having a three piece white suite comprising quadrant shower enclosure with curved sliding double doors, chrome shower mixer with independent handset over, close coupled wc, pedestal wash hand basin, contemporary towel radiator, tiled floor, shaver point, inset downlights and extractor to the ceiling.
Bedroom 4 - 3.89m x 3.78m - Having a range of fitted wardrobes as well as Jack & Jill access into the family bathroom, central heating radiator, ceiling light point, UPVC double glazed windows to the rear and side elevations.
Bedroom 5 - 4.04m x 1.63m - A versatile space ideal as a single bedroom or first floor office and currently utilised as a teenage snug/games room. Having part pitched ceiling, central heating radiator, light point, UPVC double glazed window.
Family Bathroom - 3.91m x 1.93m - Having a contemporary three piece white suite comprising double ended panelled bath with chrome taps, glass shower screen, chrome wall mounted shower mixer with independent handset over, close coupled wc, pedestal wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap and pop up waste, contemporary towel radiator, tiled floor, inset downlighters and extractor to the ceiling, wall mounted shaver point and UPVC part obscure double glazed window. A further oak door returns to the landing.
Exterior - The property occupies a generous plot by modern standards, located off a private driveway shared with only one other similar dwelling and affording fantastic views to the front across neighbouring fields.
Double field gates lead onto an ample gravel driveway providing off road car standing and leading to the:
Double Garage - Having electric door, power and light.
Rear Garden - To the rear of the property is a private enclosed garden which is mainly laid to lawn, well stocked with established trees and shrubs and having access back into the family room and main sitting room creating an excellent outdoor living area.
Council Tax Band - South Kesteven Council - Tax Band F.
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