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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Walcott Road, Bacton, Norwich, NR12

Sold by Us £399,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Brick & Flint Cottage
  • 28Ft Sitting Room & 22Ft Family Room
  • Four / Five Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom & Shower Room
  • Snug / Bedroom Five
  • Mature Gardens & Corner Plot
  • Double Garage & Drive
  • Double Glazed & Gas Heating

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
This spacious character brick and flint detached family cottage is set to mature gardens on a large corner plot with stunning field views to the front and open paddock land to its rear. This charming property has been the subject of considerable modernisation and extension by its current owners incorporating a new family bathroom, ground floor shower room, large open plan family room whilst retaining a great deal of the inherent character features which include a magnificent inglenook fireplace with large bread oven, exposed beams and ceiling timbers as well as the original village well. The property boasts spacious and flexible ground floor accommodation to suit most families needs which include a 28ft sitting room, 22ft family room, as well as a study, fitted open plan kitchen, reception hall, snug / bedroom five and a ground floor shower room / cloakroom. To the first floor you will find four bedrooms, two with wardrobes and a family bathroom. Additional features of this beautifully presented cottage include gas fired central heating, replacement double glazed windows, summer house, wood store, double garage and private drive. The village of Bacton is most commonly known for the gas terminal between the village and Mundesley, yet it is served by local provision stores, 2 public houses, coastal amusements, café and restaurants, sandy beaches and coastal walks, infant and primary school with link roads providing access to North Walsham with its comprehensive shops and schools catering for all age groups, Cromer and Norwich city centre. The property is adjacent (350 meter walk up the lane) to the part of the coast protected by concrete sea defences which has an additional height of dunes etc.

Reception Hall
10" x 5'6"
With security entrance door, double glazed window to side and single radiator. Included in this area is a free standing unit with work surface and blinds which conceals space for a washing machine and tumble dryer. Doors from the reception hall open to the snug / bedroom five and sitting room, eaves storage hatch.

Sitting Room
28'10" x 15'11"
On entering this room you are automatically drawn to the magnificent brick faced inglenook fireplace with large bread oven and wood store recesses, its pamment hearth and to its centre a large cast wood burner. A ships beam runs the length of this room and supported centrally by a brick pier. Stairs with balustrade and handrail located to the rear of this room lead to the first floor landing, whilst a large arched opening leads to the study. Double radiator, dado rail, television point, wall light points and to the front elevation four double glazed windows flood this room with light and overlook the well and gardens.

12'8" x 7'
Double glazed window to the rear overlooking the patio and rear garden, telephone and television points, double radiator, exposed beams to ceiling and bevel edge glazed double doors open to the kitchen. Wall light points and dado rail.

15'8" x 5'11"
Fitted with a range of floor and wall mounted storage cupboards, glazed wall mounted display /storage cupboards, drawer unit, work surfaces with inset porcelain sink unit and mixer tap, integral dishwasher, under counter lighting, part tiled walls, corner display / storage shelving space and points for gas / electric cooker, cooker hood and fridge / freezer. Boiler cupboard with gas fired central heating boiler, CO2 detector, feature full width opening onto the family room and arched doorway to:

Family Room
22'9" x 11'9"
This is a bright and airy room with a large Velux style roof line window and double glazed windows to its rear and side elevations, as well as a pair of double doors which opens to the patio and rear garden. Television point, two radiators and wall mounted gas fired convector heater. Wall light points and door to:

Bed Five / Reception
15'8" x 9'11"
Double glazed window to side, television point, radiator, door opening to the reception hall and door to:

Shower Room
5'9" x 5'7"
Comprising a white suite with fully tiled shower cubicle and mains shower unit, pedestal wash hand basin and low level flush toilet. Fully tiled walls, ceramic tiled floor, wall mounted mirrors and mirrored medicine cabinet, radiator and extractor fan.

First Floor Landing
12'3" x 3'
Exposed timbers, doors to bedrooms and bathroom and smoke detector.

Bedroom One
13'10" x 8'7" (to wardrobe fronts)
Double aspect double glazed windows to front and side with stunning open field views to front. Fitted wardrobes to one wall with central bed recess and high level bridging units over, bedside light and open display / storage shelving, television point, wall light points and double radiator.

Bedroom Two
11'8" x 10'9"
Double aspect double glazed windows to side and front elevations which take in the same views offered by the principle bedroom. Exposed timbers and single radiator.

Bedroom Three
16' x 7'5"
Feature exposed beams, double glazed window to rear over looking the garden, television point, fitted wardrobes and drawer unit to the far wall, wall light points and double radiator.

Bedroom Four
Double glazed window to front with field and garden views, exposed beam and radiator.

Family Bathroom
11'11" x 6'6"
Comprising a modern white suite with P shaped panel bath, mains shower unit and curved glass shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin and low level flush toilet. Fitted shelved storage cupboard with vanity top and large wall mounted mirror over. Fitted storage cupboard with vanity top, airing cupboard with hot water cylinder, immersion and slatted shelving. Fully tiled walls, chrome finish towel radiator, extractor fan and double aspect double glazed windows to side and rear aspects.

The property is enclosed by a low brick and flint wall and mature shrub, tropical trees and monkey puzzle tree. Predominately laid to lawn with mature shrub and flower borders. To the front of the property you will find a path which leads to the main entrance door with new porch and light. Circular well and working hand pump. To the side of the property is a raised lawn and brick retainer wall with lower gravelled path which opens to the main rear garden. The rear garden has a lower and upper patio area, timber wood store and two other storage sheds, summer house with veranda and gate to rear which opens to the drive.

Double Garage
With up and over door, side door opening to the rear garden, eaves storage, substantial fitted work bench with water, small sink, power and light.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
30 September 2016


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