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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Private Road, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, NG25


Property Description

Key features

  • Central Southwell Location
  • Four Double bedrooms
  • Large Private Gardens
  • Minster School Catchment
  • Off Road Parking
  • Double Garage
  • Extended Period Cottage
  • EPC Rating E

Full description

Nestled within the heart of Southwell town centre, Orchard Cottage enjoys a central location as well as a secluded private position. The cottage has been sympathetically extended over the years to provide a light and flexible living space perfect for family accommodation. The property comprises a good sized reception hall, study, living room, dining room, a well designed and fitted galley style kitchen opening through to the breakfast room, four double bedrooms with en suite to the master and guest bedrooms, with the two further bedrooms serviced by a Jack & Jill style shower room.

The property is hidden behind manicured hedges providing privacy to the house and beautifully landscaped gardens. A delightful area to the front of the property paved with original York stone as well as a patio area to the side of the property provide ample opportunity for al fresco dining. The block paved driveway can accommodate several vehicles and gives access to the double garage. The property also benefits from double glazing throughout. EPC rating E

Location - Situated at the heart of the popular Minster town of Southwell, Nottinghamshire's historic Cathedral town which offers a wide range of amenities including shops, coffee shops, restaurants, library and transport links. The property falls within the catchment area of the renowned Minster School, however, should private education be preferred, popular schools in the region include Highfields School, Wellow House School, The Nottingham High School and Worksop College.
Excellent train links to London can be found at Newark Northgate Station with regular services to London Kings Cross.

Entrance Hall - A spacious entrance hall with beamed ceiling and two sets of stairs rising to the first floor. Built-in cupboard and separate cloaks cupboard. Access off to the study and WC. Two windows to the front elevation and a further window to the side elevation. Two single panel radiators.

Living Room - 20'8" x 14' (6.30m x 4.27m) - A well proportioned and attractive living room with french doors opening on to the garden and three windows overlooking different aspects. The central feature of a wood burning stove is set within a brick fireplace with a reclaimed beam mantle and stone hearth. Beamed ceiling, television point and two double panel radiators.

Study - 11'2 x 7'2" (3.40m x 2.18m) - Views overlooking the garden, single panel radiator.

Cloakroom - 11' x 5'2" (3.35m x 1.57m) - Fitted with white suite comprising low flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Fitted cupboard contains space for a washing machine. Obscured glazed window, single panel radiator.

Dining Room - 14'4 x 10'5 (4.37m x 3.18m) - An excellent formal dining room with window to the side elevation. Fireplace with a stone hearth, beamed ceiling, double panel radiator.

Kitchen - A well fitted and designed galley style kitchen which comprises of a range of bespoke fitted base and wall mounted units made by Scottwood. The base units are surmounted with a granite work surface. Ceramic sink with associated mixer tap. Bosch appliances include a four ring gas hob with extractor fan over, double oven, microwave, two fridges, freezer and a dishwasher. Two windows overlooking the rear aspect and an external door to the rear elevation. The kitchen opens through to;

Breakfast Room - A good sized informal dining room which opens up the kitchen area, forming an L shape. Double glazed window to the side and rear aspects, door leading to the inner hall and radiator.

First Floor - Two separate staircases rise from the entrance hall to the first floor, providing charming flexibility of access.

Bedroom One - 11'5 x 13'10 (3.48m x 4.22m) - A spacious double bedroom with window to the side elevation overlooking the garden and a further window to the rear elevation. Bank of fitted wardrobes, double panel radiator.

En Suite Bathroom - 8'7 x 13'10 (2.62m x 4.22m) - Fitted with a Royal Doulton suite comprising a low flush WC, vanity wash hand basin with cupboard below, bath and separate shower cubicle. Two windows, double panel radiator.

Bedroom Two - 14'4 x 10'3 (4.37m x 3.12m) - A double bedroom with window to the side elevation, double panel radiator.

En Suite Bathroom - 14'5 x 8'1 (4.39m x 2.46m) - Fitted with a white suite comprising a low flush w.c., two pedestal wash hand basins, bath and a separate shower cubicle. Window to the rear elevation. Cupboard containing a gas fired boiler, double panel radiator.

Bedroom Three - 10'11 x 9'11 (3.33m x 3.02m) - A double bedroom with a window overlooking the garden to the front aspect. Built-in cupboard, double panel radiator.

Jack & Jill Shower Room - 10'5 x 4'4 (3.18m x 1.32m) - A Jack and Jill shower room connecting bedrooms three and four. Comprising a white pedestal wash hand basin and shower cubicle, single panel radiator.

Bedroom Four - 11'1 x 11'1 (3.38m x 3.38m) - A double bedroom with three windows to separate elevations overlooking the gardens, double panel radiator.

Outside - The enclosed private gardens are laid predominantly to lawn with a delightful mix of flowering shrubs and topiary throughout, as well as views of the Minster spires. The garden benefits from two patio areas, one featuring original York Stone paving. The current owners state that due to the wraparound nature of the gardens, sun can be enjoyed in some area of the garden at all times throughout the day. The outside of the house is fully lit and the property also benefits from two outside taps.

Garage - 18'9 x 15'6 (5.72m x 4.72m) - A generous garage with up and over door. Window to rear. Personal door to side elevation. Light and power. Ample storage and work surface provided by fitted base and wall units incorporating stainless steel sink with hot and cold water supply.

Local Authority - Newark and Sherwood District Council, Kelham Hall, Newark, Nottinghamshire. Tel 01636 650000
Council Tax Band F

Fixtures And Fittings - Only those items mentioned in the sales particulars are included within the sale price but other items may be purchased by separate negotiation.

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Services - All mains services are connected to the property. Mains drainage. We have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order. The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.

Tenure - Freehold with vacant possession.

Viewing - By appointment with the agents office at Southwell on 01636 813971 or email us at

These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for guidance and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements of representation of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. No person in this firm's employment has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect of the property. Floor plans have been prepared with care to assist the prospective purchasers in their search for a new home. It is not to an exact scale and its accuracy is neither implied nor guaranteed.

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01 July 2016


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