5 bedroom detached house for saleWheatsheaf Lane, Long Bennington
Sold STC £429,950
- Individual Detached Family Home
- In Need of Improvements
- FIVE LARGE BEDROOMS
- Lounge, Sitting Room & Snug
- Dining Room & Breakfast Kitchen
- Large Plot 0.4 acre (sts) & Garage
- 2,700 sq feet of Accommodation
- EPC Rating F
Full descriptionGUIDE PRICE £425,000 to £450,000 - Located within the very desirable village of Long Bennington is this highly secluded and individual detached family home that offers extensive accommodation and an opportunity for the new owner to create their very own family palace. The accommodation, stretching to over 2,700 sq feet, comprises of Reception Hall, Cloakroom, Lounge, Dining Room, Sitting Room, Family Room, Breakfast Kitchen, Utility Room, Galleried Landing, Walk in Airing Cupboard, FIVE GENEROUS BEDROOMS, Shower Room & Family Bathroom. The property also has a large driveway leading to a double garage. To the rear and sides are large gardens, the plot extends to approximately 0.4 acre (sts). This home must be viewed to appreciate its size, position, plot and privacy. Sold with no onward chain.
Reception Hall - 20'6''x 13'9'' - With partially obscure glazed entrance door, glazed window to the front aspect, stairs rising to the first floor landing, ceramic tiled floor, ceiling rose and cornicing.
Cloakroom - 6'0''x 6'0'' - With porthole obscure double glazed window to the front aspect, single radiator, ceramic tiled floor and a 2-piece suite comprising low level WC and wash handbasin inset to vanity unit with storage beneath.
Sitting Room - 15'8''x 10'10'' - With glazed window to the front aspect, double radiator and ceiling cornicing.
Rear Hall - With half glazed door to the rear garden, single radiator and ceramic tiled floor.
Family Room / Snug - 10'11''x 9'11'' - With glazed French doors to the garden with glazed windows to either side, double radiator.
Utility Room - 11'11''x 6'10'' - With glazed window to the rear aspect, double radiator, ceramic tiled floor, roll edge work surface with inset stainless steel sink and drainer with high rise mixer tap over, eye and base level units, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for further under counter appliance.
Breakfast Kitchen - 15'11''x 13'10'' - With glazed window to the rear aspect, double radiator, ceramic tiled floor, square edge work surface with inset stainless steel sink and double drainer with high rise mixer tap over, inset 4-ring electric hob with extractor hood over and single electric oven, extensive eye and base level units, space and housing for a fridge freezer.
Lounge - 17'10''x 14'9'' - With glazed bow window to the front aspect, double radiator, ceiling rose and cornicing, feature open fireplace with tiled surround and decorative wooden mantel.
Dining Room - 14'0''x 12'0'' - Having a pair of glazed French doors to the garden with glazed windows to either side, warm air skirting board type heating, ceiling rose and cornicing. A large open arch leads through to:
First Floor Galleried Landing - 20'6''x 15'9'' - With glazed window to the front aspect, loft hatch access, ceiling cornicing, warm air skirting board type heating, airing cupboard with shelving. Adjacent to the airing cupboard is a walk-in linen store.
Walk-In Linen Store - 9'10''x 5'5'' - With glazed window to the rear aspect, single radiator and shelf storage.
Bedroom One - 17'10''x 15'6'' - With glazed window to the rear aspect and double radiator.
Bedroom Two - 17'10''x 13'2'' - With glazed window to the front aspect and double radiator.
Bedroom Three - 13'0''x 11'0'' - With glazed window to the rear aspect and single radiator.
Bedroom Four - 12'8''x 10'11'' - With double glazed window to the front aspect and single radiator.
Bedroom Five - 9'0''x 7'0'' - With glazed window to the front aspect and single radiator.
Family Bathroom - 9'9''x 7'1'' - With obscure glazed window to the rear aspect, single radiator, fully tiled walls and a 3-piece suite comprising low level WC, wash handbasin inset to vanity unit and a panelled bath.
Shower Room - 9'10''x 7'1'' - With obscure glazed window to the rear aspect, double radiator, fully tiled walls, shaver socket and a 3-piece suite comprising low level WC, wash handbasin inset to vanity unit with storage beneath and a fully tiled shower cubicle with mains fed shower within.
Outside - The property is approached by a tarmac driveway which offers extensive parking for numerous vehicles and leads to the double garage. There is also a lawned front garden with brick wall to the boundaries, outside lighting and a gate to the right-hand side adjoining the double garage leading to the rear garden. At the rear of the garage are three doors, one leading to a SHED, one to a COAL/WOOD STORE and the third to a BOILERHOUSE housing the central heating boiler. Directly on the rear of the property is an extensive walled sun terrace with wrought iron gates to either end, lighting and leading on to the rear garden.
Double Attached Garage - With twin up-and-over doors, power and light.
Rear Garden - The rear garden is generous in proportion, is predominantly laid to lawn and walled to the boundaries. There is a second gate giving access on to a secret garden area and a timber building used as a summerhouse in the past.
Note - Whilst we believe the area of the property has been accurately calculated, any prospective buyer who considers this feature to be particularly important is strongly recommended to have the site measurements checked by their own surveyor before submitting an offer to purchase.
Services - Mains water, gas, electricity and drainage are connected.
Council Tax - The property is in Council Tax Band G. Yearly figures - 2016/2017 - £2,476.39
Directions - Leave Grantham town via North Parade continuing through Gonerby Hill Foot and the village of Great Gonerby. At the Downtown roundabout join the A1 heading north until you reach the signposts for Long Bennington. Leave the A1 and continue over the flyover on to Main Road. Proceed along Main Road passing the Co-op and Valley Road on the left-hand side and take the second right turn on to Wheatsheaf Lane where the property is on the right-hand side.
Long Bennington - Long Bennington is within the catchment for the Grammar Schools of Grantham and so is very popular with families (buses to Grantham and Newark schools). Indeed the local Primary School is extremely well respected and for the adults there are three very good public houses (all with restaurants), garage, Co-op, grocers/butchers, newsagents, fish and chip shop, dispensing surgery and Post Office. There are also local sports facilities such as bowling green, tennis courts and football pitch.
Agent's Note - Although these particulars are thought to be materially correct, their accuracy cannot be guaranteed and they do not form part of any contract. All services and appliances have not and will not be tested.
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