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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Stockaway, Weedon, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II listed 17th century detached cottage
  • Three bedrooms, two bathrooms
  • Four reception rooms
  • Kitchen with a walk-in pantry
  • Barn style garage, 17 ft. storage shed
  • Potential for an external home office
  • Private south facing rear garden
  • Aylesbury grammar schools catchment

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A Grade II listed 17th century three bedroom detached cottage refurbished to a high standard with 1,424 sq. ft. of contemporary accommodation and a private rear garden. Yew Tree Cottage is situated in the centre of this active village with views of the green. The cottage has been extended over the years and has a mix of contemporary and character features including vaulted ceilings, exposed beams and ledge and brace oak doors. The light and airy kitchen and breakfast room has doors to the garden to create an open plan entertaining space. The original adjacent barn style garage provides potential for a home office/studio subject to the necessary consents and the south facing rear garden is private and enclosed. Weedon has The Five Elms Inn, a Methodist church and a children's playground. The cottage is in catchment for Whitchurch School which is 3 miles away. Whitchurch village provides local amenities including a Supermart/post office, a church and a beauty salon.

Entrance Hall 
An original timber door opens to the entrance hall which has stairs to the first floor galleried landing, an understairs storage cupboard with a light connected, and a pull out welly and shoe drawer. The original doorbell hangs above the door.

Sitting Room 
The sitting room is triple aspect allowing plenty of natural light and has a glazed door to the garden. The inglenook fireplace has an oast style chimney breast, feature oak seats, an inset beam and an open fire. Adjacent to the fireplace there is an original bread oven.

Study/TV Room, Dining Room, Breakfast Room 
The study/TV room overlooks the front with shutters at the windows. This versatile room has a TV point and a fireplace with an inset wood burning stove. Oak flooring continues through to the dining room which is dual aspect and has inset display shelving with storage cupboards beneath. The breakfast room also has oak flooring. There are glazed double doors to the rear garden, a built-in shelved cupboard, a boiler cupboard and a further storage cupboard with display shelving above. Steps lead up to the kitchen.

Kitchen 
The light and airy kitchen has a vaulted ceiling with roof lights and glazed double doors open to the garden. There is a contemporary range of coloured units, drawers, pan drawers, oak display shelving and Carrara marble work surfaces. In addition, there is an island unit with a breakfast bar with seating for three, further storage and a built-in dishwasher and washing machine. Space is provided for an American fridge/freezer with storage cupboards above, and an Aga/range cooker with a Rangemaster cooker hood above. Natural stone flooring continues through to the walk-in pantry which is climate controlled and has storage and shelving. An automatic light is connected.

Ground Floor Bathroom 
The bathroom has a rear aspect. The contemporary three piece white suite comprises a freestanding claw foot bath, a wash basin set into a vanity unit with a storage cupboard beneath, and a WC.

First Floor Bedrooms and Shower Room 
The landing has a glass surround and overlooks the entrance hall. The master bedroom is triple aspect with shutters to the windows. There are views of the village green to the front and the gardens to the rear. There is a range of built-in furniture including two wardrobes with hanging space, shelving and shoes stands, a dressing table with a makeup drawer, and further storage drawers. Bedroom two is dual aspect with shutters to the windows overlooking the village green. A built-in wardrobe with hanging space and shelving is provided. Bedroom three is also dual aspect with shutters to the windows and includes two built-in wardrobes, a shelved cupboard and drawers. The shower room has Fired Earth tiles and comprises a walk-in double shower, a wash basin with a cupboard beneath, and a WC.

Barn Style Garage 
The garage is an original barn with a set of timber double doors to the front and rear. There is loft storage and power and light is connected.

Outside 
Yew Tree Cottage is approached via a timber pedestrian gate. A crazy paved area, which provides space for seating, is surrounded by a retaining wall and mature shrubs. The south facing private rear garden is laid to lawn with an original 17th century cobbled area. There is a pergola covered by a vine with a timber decked seating area beneath, flower and shrub borders, mature trees and a feature brick well with a tiled canopy roof. Also within the garden, there is a concealed storage shed with space for a tumble dryer. Power and light is connected. The garden is surrounded by timber fencing.

Agent's Note 
The property has an alarm fitted. The Aga with an electric module within the kitchen is for sale by separate negotiation.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Aylesbury Vale Parkway (2.4 mi)
  • Aylesbury (2.8 mi)
  • Stoke Mandeville (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Michael Graham, Aylesbury

28 Temple Street, Aylesbury, HP20 2RQ

01296 535148 Local call rate

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28 Temple Street, Aylesbury, HP20 2RQ

01296 535148 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Aylesbury Vale Parkway (2.4 mi)
  • Aylesbury (2.8 mi)
  • Stoke Mandeville (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael Graham, Aylesbury

28 Temple Street, Aylesbury, HP20 2RQ

01296 535148 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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