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Tenure: Freehold

A detached house, quietly positioned at the bottom of School Lane and benefiting from a stunning walled garden and set on a plot of approximately 1/3 of an acre. The well-proportioned and immaculately presented accommodation comprises; Spacious Reception Hallway, dual aspect Dining Room with impressive fire place, Living Room, attractive Kitchen. The first floor enjoys 4 spacious double bedrooms with En-Suite to the master and family Bathroom. Delightful mature private walled gardens, separate outbuilding containing utility and gym with parking and Garaging.

South Ferriby is situated on the A1077 a short distance from Barton upon Humber and the Humber Bridge. There are road connections to Scunthorpe, Hull and the motorway network. Humberside Airport is approximately twenty minutes’ drive away and there is main line railway access at Barnetby, approximately ten minutes’ drive. Within the village is a post office/shop, Primary school, Parish church and two public houses.

This stunning House could be your very own piece of Local Heritage believed to date back to the mid-1700s. In the early 1900s the cottage was purchased by the local school head master, it then became known as the schoolmaster’s house. He gave the property its current name of Malmesmead. With its beautiful features such as tiled flooring, cast iron fireplaces, art deco stained glass windows, venetian and sliding sash windows, exposed beamed ceiling and Victorian panel doors with brass door furniture throughout all fully restored and enhanced by the current owner. Internally there are four double bedrooms, the master having an en-suite. A bespoke farmhouse style kitchen, cosy living room, formal dining room with dual aspect and impressive fire place and much more.

RECESSED PORCH 0.70m (2' 4") x 2.59m (8' 6")
A traditional Victorian porch with Victorian style external panelled door with fan light above, beamed ceiling, Victorian etched glass light shade, attractive black and white tiled flooring leads through to a timber panel door with opaque glass inserts, timber and glass surround with leaded glass fanlight above incorporating house name that opens into the hallway.

RECEPTION HALL 2.18m (7' 2") x 4.08m (13' 5")
Spacious central main entrance hallway with parquet flooring, radiator, period deep skirting boards, dado railing, wall mounted coat rack, exposed beamed ceiling, 1930s restored glass ceiling mounted light shade, period style wood panelling to side of stair case traditional straight flight staircase to the first-floor accommodation with spindle balustrade and large newel post. Panel doors with brass door furniture leads off to the rest of the ground floor accommodation.

LIVING ROOM 3.89m (12' 9") x 4.07m (13' 4")
A beautiful room with sash window to the front aspect, small window to side aspect and French doors giving access to the side lawn, blue and ochre quarry tiled flooring, period deep skirting boards, cast iron fire place with tiled hearth, radiator, dado rail, coving and wrought iron chandelier.


DINING ROOM 3.30m (10'10") x 8.05m (26'5")
Deep bay window with art deco stained glass panels to the front aspect, sliding sash window over looking rear terrace, polished solid wood flooring, period deep skirting boards, radiators, cast iron fireplace with 1920s oak mantle, tiled inset and hearth, exposed beamed ceiling with intumescent paint, wrought iron chandelier, bespoke solid timber book shelving and feature arch into the kitchen.


KITCHEN 6.24m (20' 6") x 2.80m (9' 2")
Two sliding sash windows to the rear aspect, quarry tiled floor, four column horizontal radiator, brushed steel spot lighting, quality range of bespoke Murdoch Troon solid timber high and low level units with brass and ceramic handles including built in cupboard housing Ideal Vogue combination gas boiler, solid oak worktop surfacing incorporating one and a half ceramic sink and drainer with mixer tap, Elecrolux single fan oven, Siemens ceramic four ring hob, built in Miele canopy extractor, chimney recess incorporating hand crafted wrought iron wine storage, plate rack, 3 ceiling mounted pendant lights, under stairs storage cupboard and rear door to the court yard area.


LANDING 6.22m (20' 5") x 2.18m (7' 2")
A carpeted stair case with spindle balustrade and large newel post leads to a polished solid wood floor, period deep skirting boards, radiator, picture rail, recessed wall cupboard with panel doors and an art deco stained glass window to the front elevation.


MASTER BEDROOM 3.35m (11' 0") x 3.97m (13' 0")
Deep bay sash window with opaque pebbled green glass casements to the front elevation, polished solid wood flooring, period deep skirting boards, aerial point, double radiator, custom built solid timber fitted wardrobe, picture rail and Laura Ashley chandelier.


EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM 1.41m (4' 8") x 1.44m (4' 9")
A compact shower room with half tiled walls, carpeted flooring, wall mirror, vintage wooden bathroom cabinet, shaver point, Saniflo and extractor unit, ceiling mounted domed light fitting, square shower cubicle with Triton shower, pedestal hand basic and push button low level WC.

BEDROOM TWO 4.08m (13' 5") x 3.57m (11' 9")
Period venetian window to front elevation and casement window to the side elevation, polished solid wood flooring, period deep skirting boards, 3 column horizontal radiator, aerial point, cast iron fire place with tiled hearth, custom built solid timber fitted wardrobe and Laura Ashley chandelier.


BEDROOM THREE 3.92m (12' 10") x 2.77m (9' 1")
Sash window to the rear elevation, small window to rear elevation, polished solid wood flooring, period deep skirting boards, radiator, aerial point, cast iron fire place with tiled hearth, picture rail, solid brass chandelier and access to loft space.


BEDROOM FOUR / STUDY 2.77m (9' 1") x 2.83m (9' 3")
Sash window to the side elevation, polished solid wood flooring, period deep skirting boards, 2 column vertical radiator, steel ceiling pendant light fitting and hand crafted solid timber floor to ceiling shelving flanking large integral desk.


BATHROOM 1.77m (5' 10") x 2.14m (7' 0")
Sash window to the rear elevation, white suite comprising: panelled bath incorporating central mixer tap, thermostatic Mira shower over and glass screen, vanity wash hand basin, low level push button WC, electric shaver point, heated towel rail, extractor unit, fully tiled walls and vinyl flooring.


The property has an enclosed courtyard accessed from the kitchen entrance which leads to outbuildings through a quarry tiled arch porch with art deco style steel and glass ceiling light, the outbuildings have been refurbished to include a utility room, outside WC, gym and garage. The court yard is laid to pebble with a central Core Kensington water fountain and is lit by four wall mounted leaded lights, it also has a tongue and grooved gate that leads to the private lane at the side of the property and provides a outside dining area.

UTILITY ROOM 2.48m (8' 2") x 3.01m (9' 11")
The utility room provides a quarry tiled floor, wall mounted panel heater, Belfast sink, plumbing for washer and dryer, hot water heater, extractor unit, fitted wall mounted cupboards, Fisherman's pendant light and windows into the court yard and garden.

WC 1.47m (4' 10") x 0.81m (2' 8")
A quarry tile floor with white high flush WC.

GYM 2.60m (8' 6") x 3.59m (11' 9")
A solid floor, wall mounted panel heater, flush energy saving light, sash window into court yard and built in storage cupboards.

GARAGE 3.39m (11' 1") x 5.44m (17' 10")
The garage is accessed from the private road at the side of the property, it has double wooden doors, sash window into the court yard, a vaulted ceiling, power points and carries electricity for terrace fountain and can be accessed by a personal door from the gym.

The grounds comprise five distinct areas: the terrace, the small lawn, the formal garden, the large lawn and the fruit and vegetable garden, these are all bounded by brick walls and timber fencing.
To the front of the property is a small garden flanked by a dwarf wall with inset railings having two raised beds containing ornamental trees and shrubs. There is a gated entrance from the front garden into the small lawn area to the side of the property.

The small lawn is bordered by mature deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs and herbaceous plants to provide shelter and privacy.
The formal garden is laid to gravel with a vintage stone bird bath and is bounded by berberis hedging together with mature trees.
The large lawn has an extensive mixed border of mature trees, shrubs, climbing plants and has become a haven for many wild birds with a antique milled stone birdbath in the shelter of the Californian maple and beech trees. To the east of the garden is a old vinery that has been restored to provide a sheltered patio area with open fire.
The fruit and vegetable garden is concealed by a row of mixed native hedging, it is laid out as a market garden with 14 raised beds, greenhouse and shed.

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09 November 2016

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