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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Cathiron, Rugby, Warwickshire

Sold STC £700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Extended Detached Home in Rural Location
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 4 Reception Rooms Including Kitchen/Living Space
  • Total Plot 0.74 Acres
  • Oil Fired Central Heating & Upvc Double Glazing
  • Gated Block Paved Driveway
  • Double Garage
  • No Chain

Full description

An extended, modern detached home, situated in a secluded rural hamlet, occupying a 0.74 acre plot

Introduction - Oak Lodge is situated in the rural hamlet of Cathiron, just north of Rugby in Warwickshire. The house was constructed by the present owners around 30 years ago and they have since extended the home significantly and it now comprises five double bedrooms, two with en suite shower rooms, a split level family bathroom, whilst on the ground floor, there is a kitchen/living space, dining room, snug, sitting room, cloakroom and utility room. The location is particularly attractive, with the home sitting centrally within the 0.74 acre plot surrounded by mature trees with views over neighbouring paddock land to the east and country walks available along the Oxford Canal to the south of the property. The property benefits from oil fired central heating to radiators and Upvc double glazing throughout. There is a generous block paved drive, double garage and attractive rear gardens with terrace, landscaped pond and lawns. The property is offered for sale with no onward chain.

Accommodation Summary -

Ground Floor - The entrance hall has stairs rising to the first floor, a Upvc, leaded, double glazed entrance door and a quality hardwood floor and doors that lead to the sitting room, kitchen living space, sitting room and snug. The sitting room has a bay window with views to the front and 2 windows overlooking the side gardens, plus a log burner with Victorian style fire surround and raised hearth. There are attractive veneered oak double doors that lead to the dining room, which has a vaulted ceiling with Velux roof window, a window to the side aspect and double doors that lead to the rear terrace. A convenient glazed door also leads to the utility room. The snug is a great room for elder children to entertain themselves, with a hardwood floor and bay window to the front. The Kitchen/living space a great area for a family to gather with a variety of high quality oak base and wall mounted units complimented by a granite works surface and up-stands. The Rangemaster has a variety of ovens, plate warmer and induction hob and sits opposite the island unit, which has a granite work surface and one and a half bowl sink with mixer tap. The kitchen area has a window to the side aspect and a variety of built in appliances including a dishwasher, fridge and freezer. There is a floor to ceiling contemporary style radiator and a ceramic tiled floor that leads to the sitting area, which has a log burner, window to the side and doors that open onto the landscaped terrace. The utility room has a matching tiled floor, a stainless steel sink and drainer, a variety of matching base and wall mounted units, plumbing for a washing machine and a door to the rear garden. A further door leads to the cloakroom, which houses a low level W.C, wash basin and window to the rear.

Entrance Hall -

Sitting Room - 7.02 x 4.00 (23'0" x 13'1") -

Dining Room - 3.16 x 3.09 (10'4" x 10'1") -

Snug - 3.48 x 3.18 (11'5" x 10'5") -

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 5.56 x 3.77 (maximum) (18'2" x 12'4" (maximum)) -

Family Room - 4.14 x 3.66 (13'6" x 12'0") -

Cloakroom -

Utility Room -

First Floor - The first floor landing has an airing cupboard housing the insulated hot water tank and linen shelves and has doors leading to the five bedrooms and family bathroom. The master bedroom has delightful views to the front over the gardens and neighbouring fields, and a door to en suite shower room, which has a glazed shower cubicle, low level W.C and a pedestal wash basin. Across the landing is Bedroom 5 which benefits from the same views to the front and is a good size double room with a stripped pine floor. Bedroom 3 overlooks the rear garden and has a range of built in wardrobes, whilst bedroom 4 has a window to the side aspect. Bedroom 2 forms part of the recent extension and could easily be considered to be the master bedroom, given its size and high quality en suite shower room. It has rear views of the pond, decking, terrace and lawns. The family ‘split level’ bathroom, has a low level W.C and pedestal wash basin and a small step with feature lighting that leads up to a luxurious corner bath.

Landing -

Master Bedroom - 4.45 x 3.73 (maximum) (14'7" x 12'2" (maximum)) -

Ensuite Shower Room -

Bedroom 2 - 4.14 x 4.11 (13'6" x 13'5") -

Ensuite Shower Room -

Bedroom 3 - 3.91 x 2.98 (12'9" x 9'9") -

Bedroom 4 - 3.01 x 3.00 (9'10" x 9'10") -

Family Bathroom -

Outside -

Garage & Parking - Oak Lodge is a gated access leading to the block paved driveway can easily cater for a large number of vehicles, perfect for those families that like to entertain or have elder children with vehicles. The drive slopes gently upwards to the detached double garage, which has power and lighting and two up and over doors.

Gardens - To the front of Oak Lodge is lawned fore garden, running alongside the drive and adjacent to this a gated entry to a small fenced area housing the chickens. There are side gardens, with the left hand boundary sloping down to the canal and towpath. There is a green house before you reach the rear garden, whilst the right hand side gardens have a gated access and slate path that leads past the oil tank and lavender border, before you reach the rear terrace. This has been beautifully designed with a two slate patio areas, one bordering the carp pond and another slightly more raised patio, surrounded by a low brick wall with a brick built arched BBQ for summer entertaining. The pond has a waterfall and further decked area to the right of the pond. The rear garden is surrounded by mature trees to both sides providing a feeling of seclusion and is laid mainly to lawn, which slopes gently down to the far boundary. There is a Klargester sceptic tank close to the far perimeter.

Location - The hamlet of Cathiron is situated between the villages of Brinklow and Harborough Magna being some 5 miles north of Rugby. Nearby Brinklow provides schooling, a post office and doctors with larger shopping facilities in Rugby. Rugby itself offers an extensive range of shopping including some individual shops and boutiques. It is only a brisk walk or drive to the train station where Virgin Trains provide a high speed to Euston, London in around 45 minutes. There is also an impressive range of state and public schooling available in Rugby and the surrounding area including Bilton Grange, Lawrence Sheriff, Rugby High, Princethorpe College, Bloxham School, King Henrys in Coventry and the world-renowned Rugby School.

Services - The property has oil fired central heating, private drainage, mains electricity and Broadband. There are solar panels on the roof that were installed in November 2013 the eligibility period for Feed In Tariff payments is 20 years. The current owners are we are receiving payments of approx. £388 / year plus a reduction in electricity usage.

Local Authority - Rugby Borough Council
Telephone (01788) 533533
Council tax band D

Viewing Arrangements - Strictly via the vendors sole agents Fine & Country on (01788) 820062

Opening Hours - Monday to Friday 9.00 am - 5.30 pm
Saturday 9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Directions -

Agents Notes - All measurements are approximate and quoted in metric with imperial equivalents and for general guidance only and whilst every attempt has been made to ensure accuracy, they must not be relied on. The fixtures, fittings and appliances referred to have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. Internal photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any item shown is included with the property. For a free valuation, contact the numbers listed on the brochure.


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  • Rugby (3.1 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

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01788 436032 Local call rate

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