5 bedroom character property for sale

Church Street, Thorney, Peterborough

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Unique character cottage - Grade II Listed
  • Self-contained one bedroom annex accommodation to rear
  • Farmhouse style kitchen - Five bedrooms
  • Cellar - Snug - Sun room - Dining room
  • Wealth of character features
  • Mature gardens and courtyard/patio area

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


SUMMARY
A beautifully presented Grade II Listed character cottage, situated in a tucked away location next to the Abbey in the sought after village of Thorney. The property has been renovated by the current owner to a high standard to create a spacious and flexible home with a wealth of...


DESCRIPTION
A beautifully presented Grade II Listed character cottage, situated in a tucked away location next to the Abbey in the sought after village of Thorney. The property has been renovated by the current owner to a high standard to create a spacious and flexible home with a wealth of character and original features including open fireplaces. The property briefly comprises of three good sized reception rooms, an open plan study, kitchen/dining room, utility room, sun room and downstairs cloakroom. To the first floor are five bedrooms and a family bathroom. Ivy Lodge also benefits from a good sized enclosed walled rear garden with a detached one bedroom cottage within the grounds, comprising of a sitting room, kitchen/dining room and a double bedroom.

Ivy Lodge is entered via a spacious side hallway leading into a snug/sitting room, with a good sized pantry style cupboard and access through to the inner hallway/study and kitchen. The kitchen sits at the front of the property, has Karndean flooring and is fitted with a range of base and wall units with Encore worktops over, fitted appliances and space for a dining table.

The inner hallway is split level and is currently being used as a small seating/study area, with access to the inner hallway and sitting room to the front. The formal sitting room sits at the front of the property with an additional entrance door, large window to front aspect and feature open fireplace fitted with a wood burning stove and recess to either side, both with fitted shelving.

The inner hallway has beautiful Victorian style tiled flooring, fitted shelving and stairs to first floor, access to the rear of the property into the sun room and access to the side into the formal dining room. The dining room is dual aspect with windows overlooking both the front aspect and also the rear garden. With fitted shelving, wooden flooring and a feature fireplace. The sun room is used as a rear entrance hallway and provides access to the downstairs cloakroom and rear garden.

The galleried landing has a window to rear aspect overlooking the garden and gives access to a beautifully fitted bathroom with roll top bath and Kardean flooring. There are three good sized double bedrooms, two situated at the front of the property and one at the rear.

An inner landing gives access to a further staircase leading down to the kitchen, giving access to a good sized storage cupboard and a further family bathroom with Karndean flooring. A further double bedroom sits to the front of the property and a fifth bedroom/study to the rear, both with feature curved walls.


Rooms/Measurements

Entrance Hall
1.93m x 3.56m (6'4"maximum x 11'8" maximum)
With window to front aspect and ceramic tiled flooring.
Rear Lobby - 2.18m x 2.11m (7'2" x 6'11")
Cellar - 2.82m x 2.34m (9'3" x 7'8")
Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 3.61m x 4.62m (11'10" maximum x 15'2" maximum)
Study - 3.53m x 2.90m (11'7" x 9'6")
Inner Hallway
Sitting Room - 3.91m x 4.83m (12'10" x 15'10" maximum into recess)
Dining Room - 7.75m x 3.71m (25'5" x 12'2")
Sun Room - 1.96m x 3.28m (6'5" x 10'9")
Cloakroom
First floor landing
Bedroom One - 3.94m x 3.71m (12'11" x 12'2") maximum into recess
Bedroom Three - 3.58m x 3.73m (11'9" x 12'3") maximum into recess
Family Bathroom
Inner Landing
Walk in Wardrobe - 2.67m x 0.9m (8'9" x 3'3")
Bedroom Four - 4.44m x 2.84m (14'7" x 9'4")
With casement style window to front aspect, built in wardrobe and original fireplace with tiled and wood surround.
Bedroom Five/Study - 2.16m x 4.95m (7'1" x 16'3" - maximum into recess)
Bedroom Two - 3.63m x 4.85m (11'11" x 15'11")
Shower Room

Separate cottage/annex
Front door leading into the entrance hall
Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 3.51m x 3.61m (11'6" x 11'10")
Bathroom
Sitting Room - 2.38m x 3.56m (7'10" x 11'8")
Bedroom - 3.56m x 3.91m (11'8" x 12'10")

Outside
There are good sized enclosed walled gardens, with a variety of mature landscaping including shrubs, borders, mature trees and with access to the self-contained one bedroom annexe within the garden. The annexe briefly comprises; sitting room, kitchen/dining room, shower room and first floor bedroom.

Location
The village of Thorney lies approximately eight miles north east of the City of Peterborough and is served well with local facilities and amenities including a primary school, medical surgery, the renowned Rose and Crown public house and also several small businesses. Thorney is well placed for easy access to the A47 bypass which provides a good link into Peterborough and the main line train station, with an advertised journey time of 50 minutes into London Kings Cross by high speed rail.



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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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01 November 2016

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  • Whittlesea (4.9 mi)
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5 The Barns Milton Lane Castor PE5 7DH

01733 663016 Local call rate

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