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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Gorsty Bank, 11-13 Cross in Hand Lane, Staffordshire

Offers Over £695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautifully presented and located charming detached country cottage
  • Stunning rural setting yet just one mile from city centre amenities
  • Glorious countryside views across neighbouring farmland
  • Character and charm in abundance
  • Sitting room and dining room each with inglenook fireplaces
  • Useful study and fitted guests cloakroom
  • Delightful glazed garden room
  • Traditional farmhouse style kitchen with Aga
  • Master bedroom with unique en suite shower room facility
  • 3 further bedrooms and family bathroom

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This uniquely located and beautifully presented detached country cottage home enjoys an outstanding location just one mile from Lichfield city centre amenities. Despite its convenience, the property is surrounded by countryside and has some of the most glorious views to be enjoyed this close to Lichfield. The cottage has been vastly improved by the present owners with clever alterations and extensions, together with considerable improvements on the energy efficiency and insulation. Lichfield’s city centre amenities lie approximately one mile away making the convenience of this location an outstanding feature which perfectly complements with its rural setting. As an escape to the countryside whilst retaining unrivalled connectivity, this unique cottage home must be viewed to be truly appreciated.

Property ref: 121_863_964434

ENTRANCE VESTIBULE 
having feature leaded glazed stained glass windows, tiled floor and door to:

DINING ROOM 
16' x 14' 9" (4.88m x 4.50m) having feature inglenook fireplace with raised tiled hearth and open grate with timber over and concealed lighting, sealed unit double glazed windows to front and rear, double radiator, feature wood strip flooring.

SITTING ROOM 
15' 3" max x 14' 10" (4.65m max x 4.52m) again with a feature inglenook fireplace with log burning stove standing on a quarry tiled hearth with timber beam over and concealed lighting flanked by useful display shelving, beams to ceiling, radiator, wood strip flooring and sealed unit double glazed window to front.

STUDY 
11' x 10' (3.35m x 3.05m) having sealed unit double glazed windows on three sides, beams to ceiling, radiator and door to:

FITTED GUESTS CLOAKROOM 
with W.C., wash hand basin with vanity cupboard space beneath and tiled splashback, sealed unit double glazed window to rear, radiator, tiled flooring and beams to ceiling.

FITTED BREAKFAST KITCHEN 
14' 1" x 9' 3" (4.29m x 2.82m) delightfully in a farmhouse style with oak work tops with base storage cupboards and drawers, matching wall mounted storage cupboards, free-standing twin plate Aga, sealed unit double glazed windows to front and side, ceramic tiled flooring, inset butler style sink, space for fridge/freezer and breakfast table, halogen downlighters, tiled splashbacks and stable type door to side garden.

From the Dining Room a return staircase rises to the first floor, with further stairs leading to:

GLAZED GARDEN ROOM 
13' 3" x 10' 10" (4.04m x 3.30m) a delightful addition to the property which takes full advantage of the lovely gardens having a glazed roof, sealed unit double glazed windows to rear and side, double doors opening to the garden, tiled flooring, built-in heated store cupboard with independent heater and leaded side glass window.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 
from a half landing there is access to the bathroom and a further staircase rises to the first floor having sealed unit double glazed window, radiator and beams to ceiling.

MASTER BEDROOM 
15' 4" x 12' 1" (4.67m x 3.68m) having built-in wardrobes and drawers, sealed unit double glazed windows to front and side, two radiators and door to:

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM 
a cleverly designed and rather unique room having a tiled shower area with thermostatic shower fitment. There is a UPVC double glazed door opening to the rear garden making this ideal for showering off after a day's gardening. The room also has a W.C. suite, vanity unit with wash hand basin and mono bloc mixer tap, tiled flooring, halogen downlighters and chrome heated towel rail.

BEDROOM TWO 
11' 2" x 10' 3" (3.40m x 3.12m) having sealed unit double glazed windows to front and side, radiator, loft access hatch.

BEDROOM THREE 
12' 2" x 9' 8" (3.71m x 2.95m) having sealed unit double glazed window to front, radiator, built-in wardrobe and chest of drawers.

BEDROOM FOUR 
12' x 6' 9" (3.66m x 2.06m) having sealed unit double glazed window to front, radiator.

FAMILY BATHROOM 
having a suite comprising panelled bath set into a tiled and timber surround with mixer tap, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled W.C., corner shower cubicle with Triton electric shower, co-ordinated ceramic floor and wall tiling, sealed unit double glazed window, chrome heated towel rail, low energy downlighters.

OUTSIDE 
The stunning gardens to the property slope upwards from the roadside to the level of the neighbouring farmers field and countryside which opens up with extensive vistas across the rural surrounds of Lichfield. The gardens are cleverly landscaped with lawn areas interspersed with naturalised wild flower borders and includes an extensive vegetable plot and chicken run together with a greenhouse tunnel. There are mature trees and shrubs throughout the garden, together with the usual complement of storage areas, log store and garden shed. To the side of the property is a further formal garden area with lawn and flagstone path and side gated access leading to the front.

GARAGE 
16' 5" x 16' 5" (5.00m x 5.00m) having up and over entrance door and light and power points.

STUDIO/OFFICE 
11' 10" x 8' 6" (3.61m x 2.59m) a superb facility being fully insulated and having light, power and telephone points, sealed unit double glazed window and double doors opening out to the raised decked seating area which provides beautiful views across neighbouring countryside.

GARDEN SUMMER HOUSE 
11' 6" x 7' 7" (3.51m x 2.31m) a further beautiful addition to the property this stand-alone fully insulated summer house has light and power and sealed unit double glazed windows and doors again taking full advantage of the glorious countryside views..

EEC-EIR 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Lichfield City (1.3 mi)
  • Lichfield Trent Valley (2.1 mi)
  • Shenstone (3.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Bill Tandy & Co, Lichfield

3 Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LJ

01543 737064 Local call rate

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3 Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LJ

01543 737064 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Lichfield City (1.3 mi)
  • Lichfield Trent Valley (2.1 mi)
  • Shenstone (3.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bill Tandy & Co, Lichfield

3 Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LJ

01543 737064 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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