4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Wells-next-the-Sea

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Central Wells Location
  • Period Grade II Listed Property
  • Four/Five Bedrooms
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Period Features

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

BUTTS CORNER A substantial 4/5 bedroom grade II listed period residence with parts dating back to the late 18th century, positioned a stone's throw from the Buttlands and main shopping street in Wells-next-the-Sea. Butts Corner, while requiring some TLC, offers versatile accommodation with many original features arranged over three floors. The ground floor offers triple aspect snug/study/bedroom, sitting room with open fireplace, stripped floorboards and period recess, large triple aspect kitchen with Heritage style units and a door leading onto courtyard garden and outbuilding. To the first floor is the family bathroom, three bedrooms, two doubles, one of which has en-suite facilities. The third floor is dedicated to one large bedroom with sink and separate WC. The outbuilding was formerly a garage and could easily be converted back to that use to offer off street parking or alternatively a separate annex (STC). A virtual tour of this property can be seen by clicking the virtual tour tab on the property details page. 

WELLS-NEXT-THE-SEA Wells-next-the-Sea is a small popular town set behind a small harbour on the beautiful North Norfolk Coast and was voted the second best seaside resort in Britain 2006 by Holiday Which magazine. The town has a maze of narrow streets, old alleys and yards, filled with shops, pubs and cafes and there are many listed and impressive Georgian and Victorian buildings. The town has a doctors surgery, library, community hall and primary and secondary schools, and, for those that enjoy the water a public house on a boat. Wells-next-the-Sea is within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty at the heart of the Heritage Coast between Hunstanton and Weybourne and the beautiful sandy beach, with its pine trees, sand dunes and colourful beach huts, can be reached by car or by using a miniature steam train from the harbour or enjoy the Quay with its active fishing fleet and sailing club. Both Wells-next-the-Sea and Holkham Woods are designated Nature Reserves, and walkers and birdwatchers enjoy the North Norfolk Coastal Path, creeks and marshes. 

ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:- A front courtyard garden with established hedges and climbing roses offers a pathway which leads to the front door. 

ENTRANCE HALL 5' 2" x 3' 11" (1.57m x 1.19m) Ceiling light, tiled flooring, recess for hanging coats, leads through to... 

HALLWAY 4' 6" x 8' 9" (1.37m x 2.67m) Double glazed wood framed sash window to side courtyard, wall mounted light, tiled flooring, door leading to snug/study/optional bedroom, period multi-paned door leading to… 

INNER HALL 11' 5" x 3' 8" (3.48m x 1.12m) Ceiling light, latched door to under stair cupboard, staircase rising to first floor, wall mounted radiator, original pamment tiled period flooring. 

SNUG/STUDY/OPTIONAL BEDROOM FIVE 12' 5" x 8' 10" (3.78m x 2.69m) A light room with double glazed wood framed sash windows to two aspects, ceiling light, wall mounted radiator and carpet laid flooring. 

SITTING ROOM 14' 3" x 11' 3" (4.34m x 3.43m) Double glazed wood framed sash window to front aspect, ceiling light, wall mounted lights, Victorian arched recess
with shelving, panelled door to cupboard housing the Valiant boiler and offering additional storage and shelving with cupboard above, feature open fireplace with brick laid hearth and surround currently fitted with freestanding electric fire, fitted cupboard housing electricmeter, wall mounted radiator, wide plank stripped floorboards. 

KITCHEN 11' 5" x 15' 8" (3.48m x 4.78m) A bright triple aspect kitchen with double glazed wood framed sash windows to front and rear aspect and artdeco
lead window to side. Recessed ceiling lights, hanging ceiling light, part panelled walls, Hertiage style
wall units, base units and drawers, with complementary work top surfaces and tiled splash-backs, 1.5 bowl acrylic
sink and drainer and Victorian style swan-neck mixer tap , space for cooker, space and plumbing for washing
machine, space for tumble dryer, space for upright fridge freezer, wall mounted radiator, recessed fireplace with
wooden mantle (not currently in use), wide plank stripped flooring, ample space for six seat dining table and chairs, stable door to rear courtyard garden. 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 5' 9" x 17' 0" (1.75m x 5.18m) Double glazed wood framed sash window with deep wooden sill to the front aspect, two ceiling lights, wall mounted radiator, carpet laid flooring, doors to further accommodation, Norfolk winder staircase to second floor. 

BEDROOM ONE 9' 2" x 19' 0" (2.79m x 5.79m) A bright and airy triple aspect double bedroom with double glazed wood framed sash windows to three sides, one offering views over the Buttlands. Ceiling light, picture rail, two wall mounted radiators, carpet laid flooring. 

BEDROOM TWO 9' 0" x 9' 2" (2.74m x 2.79m) Single glazed two pane window to rear aspect, ceiling light with triple spotlights, wall mounted radiator, carpet laid flooring. 

FAMILY BATHROOM 7' 10" x 8' 6" (2.39m x 2.59m) Double glazed wood frame sash window to rear aspect. Recessed ceiling lights. Three piece bathroom suite incorporating a pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, panelled bath with shower over, wipe clean wall surround and shower curtain. Part panelled walls, laminate 'tile effect' flooring, wall mounted ladder style radiator, panelled and latched door to airing cupboard housing the high pressure water tank. 

BEDROOM THREE 9' 10" x 12' 5" (3m x 3.78m) Another light dual aspect double bedroom with double glazed wood framed sash windows to the front and side aspects. Ceiling light, wall mounted radiator, carpet laid flooring, door through to ... 

EN-SUITE BATHROOM 2' 11" x 9' 6" (0.89m x 2.9m) Recessed ceiling lights, wall mounted mirror light. Three piece shower room suite incorporating a pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC and oversize fully tiled shower. 

A Norfolk winder staircase rises from the landing to the… 

SECOND FLOOR BEDROOM FOUR 18' 4" x 11' 5" (5.59m x 3.48m) Part restricted head height.
Ceiling light with three spotlights, single glazed wood framed dormer window, vaulted and beamed ceiling, wall mounted radiator, carpet laid flooring. Door leading into en-suite WC, with low level WC and light. 

REAR COURTYARD GARDEN The property further benefits from a courtyard garden which is mainly laid to shingle and is accessed directly from the kitchen. A panelled wooden personal gate set in the perimeter wall offers access to the road and a further panelled door lead to the ... 

STOREROOM (FORMER GARAGE) The brick built storeroom has a pitched tiled roof, multipaned window to side, and is fitted with power, lighting and a low level WC. Although the storeroom's access to the main road has been bricked up on the inside (the garage door remains on the external wall) this room could easily to converted back to a garage for off street parking. Alternatively this could also provide annex accommodation (STC). 

EPC RATING EPC exempt: Grade II listed building. 

COUNCIL TAX RATING Band D. 

SERVICES Mains water, electricity, drainage and gas. 

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