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Bittering Street, Gressenhall, NR20

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Reduced on 28/09/2021
haart, Dereham

Key features

  • A 19th C. "Over The Passage" Character Cottage
  • 2/3 Bedrooms inc 2 Excellent Sized Doubles
  • 1,100 Sq.ft of Living Space
  • Ground Floor Wet Room + 1st Fl. W.C
  • 185ft Private & Landscaped Cottage Style Garden
  • Parking to the Front + 36ft x 24ft Gated Parking
  • Scenic and Peaceful Village Location surrounded by Countryside
  • x2 Parking Spaces to the Front + 36ft x 24ft Private Gated Parking

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

***Guide Price £270,000 - £280,000***
Are you searching for a Larger Character Cottage with a maximum sized landscaped garden? Are you looking to settle down and move into a peaceful village location, surrounded by countryside? If so, this 1,100 Sq,ft "over the passage" 2/3 bedroom home with a delightful 185ft landscaped cottage style garden, could be your dream move in 2021.

The Lifestyle
This charming home will suit a range of buyers from couples to retiree's and perhaps as a holiday home for the family.... It will especially appeal to those who love restored character homes, larger room sizes and who are active and want to explore the beautiful and renowned Norfolk Countryside, which is all on your doorstep.... Peoples needs have profoundly changed in recent times, with many buyers looking for maximum outside space to enjoy with family and friends and perhaps space to erect a garden studio to work from home... For those adventurous types who love to travel further afield with a motorhome, the additional gated parcel of land (36ft x 24ft) will securely house a motorhome or caravan.

The Home
The 19th C. cottage has been extended to provide a split level 19ft kitchen with a range-style cooker and cooking area to one side and the main kitchen, which is flooded with light with 2 Velux windows and natural tiled flooring. It has recently been re-rendered to the front giving a crisp and pleasing finish.
There are 2 good sized, linking reception rooms with a wealth of natural character including exposed timbers, wooden latch doors and natural flooring. There is also the potential to install a wood-burning stove in the sitting room. The home has a recently installed ground floor wet room with a shower and heritage style fittings.
The first floor lobby provides access to a well appointed cloakroom, with Travertine wall and floor tiles. This conveniently services two excellent sized double bedrooms, including a 16ft principle bedroom with fitted wardrobes and a second which has its own dressing area and views over the rear garden. A third bedroom is accessed from this room and would make a perfect office/dressing room or En-Suite.

Front: With block paved area to front for parking for 2 cars, the archway between the two cottages leads to a gate to the rear garden. The neighbour has a right to use the front part of the passage to access their garden.

Rear: A full width paved patio area sits off the rear of the cottage which then steps up to the lawns past some eye catching and pretty perennial flower borders , extending to approximately 185', down past the charming play house, to the end of the garden where there is a further patio and a storage shed. The garden is fully enclosed by timber fencing with some shrubs, hedge and an apple tree. There is an outside light and tap.

Parcel of land: 36' x 24' - Located opposite and slightly up the road, this is enclosed by fencing with a five bar gate to the front, providing additional parking or as a storage area.

Enter property through obscure upvc double glazed door into sitting room

Sitting Room

Lovely original features, oak window frame overlooking dining area, wooden latch door to dining area, recessed area for ornamental fireplace with stone hearth and oak mantle, multiple power points, radiator, full Georgian style upvc double glazed window to front.

Dining Room

Tiled floor, ornamental fireplace with oak mantle and stone hearth, lots of original Victorian style latch doors with storage under stairs and a storage cupboard, door leading to staircase rising to first floor, wooden single glazed window opening over and into kitchen, double fitted cupboard.


Separated into two distinct areas, one for cooking and one for preparing food and dining area.

Cooking Area

Space for five ring range master electric cooker with induction hob over and double width stainless steel extractor chimney, base and wall cabinets with draws and cupboards, space for American style freestanding fridge freeze, work counters with splash back, step up into main kitchen breakfast room.

Main Kitchen/ Breakfast Room

Two Velux windows to slopped ceiling, three wooden double glazed window to side aspect allowing high levels of natural light, wooden door with obscure glazing to rear, radiator, integrated dishwasher, inset stainless steel one and a half sink drainer, work surfaces and tiled splash back, spot lights, floor mounted oil boiler with space and plumbing for washing machine, wooden latch door into wet room.

Wet Room

Wooden double glazed window to rear aspect, splash boards around shower area with electric wall mounted shower, low level wc, exposed oak original lintels heritage style large pedestal sink with tiled surrounds, access to loft space, radiator and extractor fan.

Rear Garden

An absolute country delight, large full width stone patio, very generous area for alfresco dining, patio extends to gate to archway and passage leading to the front of the property, fully enclosed, good quality fencing, concealed oil tank, 200ft plus, very pretty attractive garden with well stock perineal and flower/ shrub boarders, apple tree sits centrally in the garden giving two distinct areas, there is a wooden children’s summer house and further shrubs and an old timber framed workshop in disrepair to the rear of the garden, fully south facing.

Front of Property

Block weave paving for parking for one vehicle, an additional area of land situated on the opposite side of the road 20 yards from the property which has enough space to park a motor home or caravan and possibly two more cars.

Shared passage way

Gives right of way through from the front to the rear.

First Floor Lobby

Wooden latch doors leading to two bedrooms and cloak room.

Master Bedroom

Incredibly spacious master bedroom, two full Georgian style upvc double glazed windows to front aspect, two fitted double storage cupboards, cast iron ornamental fireplace.

Cloak Room

Nicely appointed cloak room with exposed oak tresses, low level wc, travertine style tiles to floor and full walls, radiator, large pedestal sink, led downlights.

Bedroom Two

Beautiful rear garden facing room, full open out window to fully appreciate the view, large double fitted cupboards, cast iron ornamental fireplace, exposed oak lintels and tresses, dressing area concealed to the side, radiator and wooden latch door leading into the third bedroom.

Bedroom Three

Versatile room, could be an ensuite/ snug area/ dressing room, slopped ceiling upvc double glazed window to side which fully opens outwards like a door, radiator.


haart Estate Agents also offer a professional, ARLA accredited Lettings and Management Service. If you are considering renting your property in order to purchase, are looking at buy to let or would like a free review of your current portfolio then please call the Lettings Branch Manager on the number shown above.

haart Estate Agents is the seller's agent for this property. Your conveyancer is legally responsible for ensuring any purchase agreement fully protects your position. We make detailed enquiries of the seller to ensure the information provided is as accurate as possible. Please inform us if you become aware of any information being inaccurate.


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haart, Dereham

12 High Street, Dereham, NR19 1DR

Dereham is in the very heart of Norfolk and is one of the larger towns in the county, with a population of around 18,000. Historically a farming town, Dereham is now home to a range of different businesses. There are good road links: the town is just off the A47, 15 miles west of Norwich and 25 east of King's Lynn, and it's an easy journey to the north Norfolk coast.

Dereham has everything you need, from large supermarkets to independent shops and cafes, a weekly market and a small cine

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