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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Nethergate Street, Hopton

Sold STC £410,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 1000 BUYER'S INCENTIVE AVAILABLE ON THIS PROPERTY (subject to terms and conditions)
  • Detached Grade II Listed Thatched Cottage
  • Village Centre Location
  • Annex Potential
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Mature Enclosed Rear Gardens Offering Rural Views
  • Detached Garage
  • Off Road Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An exceptional opportunity to acquire a unique grade II listed detached thatched cottage, situated in the centre of the picturesque village of Hopton. The versatile and deceptively spacious accommodation offers annex potential. The property offers a vast of array period features, it must be viewed t


Believed to date back to the 15th century, is this fine example of a grade II listed detached thatched cottage which has under gone some significant improvements over the years, now offering extremely versatile generous accommodation including annex potential. The accommodation comprises; entrance hall leading to the lounge, with a feature Tudor beehive fireplace with a multifuel stove, dining room with a large inglenook fireplace also featuring a multifuel stove including a back boiler supplying heating to part of the property and a beehive bread oven and kitchen.

The property further extends in to a garden room with a feature flint and brick wall providing access to the rear garden and steps up to the snug, with a small feature bread oven, bathroom and music room, with a rear aspect gable mullion window. Further accommodation includes study area, sitting room which opens to a utility area and a rear lobby leading to the down stairs shower room. A stair case leading to bedrooms 2 and 3 and a separate cloak room to the first floor, which also provides the annex potential.

The first floor to the main accommodation offers master bedroom, bedroom 4 and family bathroom.
Throughout the property there is an exceptional wealth of exposed beams and timbers, pamment and brick tiled flooring and inglenook fireplaces.

Outside there is a five bar gated entry to the shingled off road parking area which leads to the detached garage. There is a brick and flint wall surrounding the rear garden, mature flowering borders throughout, paved seating area with an ornamental pond, including a paved terrace area and a good selection of flowering shrubs and fruit trees, including a specimen magnolia tree.

Entrance Hall 
Front aspect door, pamment tiled flooring, exposed beams, rear aspect double glazed door to garden. Open access to the lounge and a latched handle door providing access to the potential annex/ sitting room and study area.

Lounge 15' 2" x 13' 2" excluding recess ( 4.62m x 4.01m excluding recess )
Front and side aspect windows with secondary glazing, a wealth of exposed beams and timbers, night storage heater, electric panel heater and radiator, the focal point of the room is a tudor beehive fireplace with multifuel stove, open to;

Dining Room 15' 4" x 12' 9" ( 4.67m x 3.89m )
Two side aspect windows, pamment tiled flooring, exposed beams and timbers, ingelnook fireplace with a multifuel stove including a back boiler and a beehive bread oven, radiator, electric panel heater and latched handled door providing access to the stairs leading to the first floor. Steps to;

Kitchen 15' 1" Maximum x 9' 5" ( 4.60m Maximum x 2.87m )
Side aspect window, internal window to the rear aspect, tiled work surface with 1 ½ bowl sink and drainer, space for dish washer, wall and base mounted units, a useful storage cupboard and exposed beams and timbers, latched handled door to;

Garden Room 11' 3" x 8' 1" ( 3.43m x 2.46m )
Double glazed glass roof, pamment flooring, a feature brick and flint wall, side aspect double glazed door and window. Steps up to;

Snug 14' 4" Maximum x 11' 5" ( 4.37m Maximum x 3.48m )
Side aspect window and door, exposed wooden floorboards, fireplace and bread oven. Exposed beams and timbers, latched handled door to;

Front and rear aspect mullion windows, exposed beams, part tiled walls, tiled flooring, low level flush W/C, hand wash basin, panelled bath with shower over, heated towel rail and bidet.

Music Room 11' x 10' 2" ( 3.35m x 3.10m )
Rear aspect gable mullion window, side aspect window, exposed wood flooring, night storage heater, vaulted ceiling and exposed beams and timbers. There is a further reception room to the side of the property access off the entrance hall, leading to;

Study Area 10' 6" x 9' ( 3.20m x 2.74m )
Front aspect window, stairs to first floor, under stair cupboard, exposed beams and timbers, carpet, open to;

Sitting Room 12' 5" Maximum x 9' 8" Maximum ( 3.78m Maximum x 2.95m Maximum )
Front aspect window with secondary glazing, brick fireplace with multifuel stove, carpet, electric panel heater, latched handled door to rear lobby, open access to;

Utility Area 7' 9" x 4' 1" ( 2.36m x 1.24m )
Space for washing machine, rear aspect window, work surface, with stainless steel sink and drainer.

Rear Lobby 
Steps leading to the rear door, tiled flooring, latched handled door to;

Shower Room 
Rear aspect window, pamment tiled flooring, recessed spot lights, heated towel rail, low level flush W/C, hand wash basin and tiled shower cubicle.

First Floor 

Side aspect window, exposed beams, carpet and latched handle doors to;

Bedroom 1 14' 9" x 12' 6" ( 4.50m x 3.81m )
Two side aspect dormer windows, exposed beams, two storage cupboards, radiator and a recessed L cove and connecting door to bedroom 2.

Rear aspect window, panelled bath with tiled surround, low level flush W/C, hand wash basin, carpet, storage cupboard, radiator and exposed beams.

Bedroom 4 8' 6" x 6' 6" in two eves ( 2.59m x 1.98m in two eves )
Rear aspect window, exposed beams and carpet.

Annex Bedrooms 

Bedroom 3 12' 6" x 10' 3" in two eves ( 3.81m x 3.12m in two eves )
Side aspect window, carpet, night storage heater and storage cupboard.

Low level flush W/C, hand wash basin and extractor fan.

Study Area 8' 7" Maximum x 8' 5" Maximum ( 2.62m Maximum x 2.57m Maximum )
Rear aspect velux window, carpet, exposed beams and steps down to;

Bedroom 2 15' 1" maximum x 12' 7" ( 4.60m maximum x 3.84m )
In to dormer window, front aspect window, side aspect dormer window, carpet, radiator, storage cupboard and eves storage.

Garage 12' 5" x 9' 8" ( 3.78m x 2.95m )
Double door entry and side door for pedestrian access.

Approached via a five bar gate, which provides access to the shingle drive way offering off road parking for several cars and leading to the detached garage, there is a generous paved seating area with a selection of mature shrubs and a specimen magnolia tree and apricot tree.

The rear garden is largely laid to lawn and is part walled with an attractive flint and brick wall and offers open country side views to the rear aspect, a smaller seated area and an ornamental pond.

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.

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03 September 2016


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