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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Woad Lane, Great Coates, Grimsby, DN37

Offers in Excess of £200,000

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Not very often do period station homes comes on the market. Station house, Great coates is one of those times, built in the mid 1800's by the great British railway as a station building and railway masters house. The building was sold by British Rail in in the early 1960's to become a 4 bedroomed private dwelling and has been the currents owners family home since the 1970's. This unique period property which is set in the sought after location in the heart of Great Coates village, is a delight for train lovers and history buffs alike. Located on the platform of the working station, this property is ideally located for fabulous views over the the adjacent fields and the current owners have informed me that the sunsets are astonishing from this lovely vantage point.
A ideal project for someone looking for a unique, period property full of charm and character family home. This property is in need of a full scheme of refurbishment, however has been maintained over the years and continually updated to a degree. Central heating has been added to some of the rooms.

Accommodation briefly comprises of :- Two Entrance Halls, W.C, Kitchen, Breakfast Room, Dining Room, Lounge, Sitting room, Study, Four bedrooms and Bathroom.
The outside of the property is vast and full of possibility. Large garden area which has clearly been much loved and maintained by the current owners with well established beautiful flower borders, immaculately kept lawned area's, with a driveway which could easily be reopened but is currently fenced off. The possibilities are endless with the strip of land also belonging to the property which runs along the side of the platform.

Viewing is a Must, please contact Reed Rains Grimsby and speak with our team to arrange your viewing. EPC GRADE E

Kitchen 11' 2" x 8' 4" (3.4m x 2.54m )

Large kitchen area - connected to the breakfast room via a boxed arch way. This large traditional kitchen comprises of cream colored base and eye level units, a contrasting wood effect work tops, tiled splash backs and grey floor tiles. With a side aspect double glazed windows with fabulous views over the surrounding farm lands.

Breakfast Room 13' 11" x 11' 11" (4.24m x 3.63m )

Very large Breakfast room with side aspect double glazed windows with views to the open fields. With plenty of period features high skirting boards. (currently used as the elderly owners bedroom) - this room is central heated.

Lounge 13' 1" x 11' 10" (3.99m x 3.61m )

Good sized family lounge with front aspect double glazed window with views over the platform, plenty of period features including ceiling covering, high skirting board and behind the modern electric fire place - is a open working fire place. This room is central heated.

Sitting Room 14' 10" x 10' 10" (4.52m x 3.3m )

Located to the rear of the property, This large irregular shaped room with three sash style double glazed windows, Deep skirting and open fire place behind the modern gas one.

Dining Room 10' 10" x 10' 10" (3.3m x 3.3m )

Good sized dining area with access through arch way to lounge. With high skirting boards and front aspect double glazed window. This room is central heated.

Study 10' 0" x 6' 11" (3.05m x 2.11m )

Ideal space for a study with rear aspect window, currently used as a store room.

Bedroom 1 13' 10" x 12' 0" (4.22m x 3.66m )

Cathedral shaped master bedroom with side aspect double glazed window with fabulous open field views. This master bedroom is full of charm and character with sloping ceiling. Original door and deep skirting boards. This room is central heated.

Bedroom 2 10' 10" x 10' 10" (3.3m x 3.3m )

Good sized double bedroom with rear aspect original sash window. original door, deep skirting boards and sloped ceilings.

Bedroom 3 13' 1" x 11' 10" (3.99m x 3.61m )

L shaped bedroom which offers lots of space, rear aspect original sash window, deep skirting original door and sloped ceilings.

Bedroom 4 11' 0" x 7' 7" (3.35m x 2.31m )

Front aspect original sash window, deep skirting, original door and sloped ceilings.

Bathroom 10' 10" x 6' 11" (3.3m x 2.11m )

Cathedral shaped with sloped ceilings, radiator and 2 piece bathroom suite consisting of Bath and pedestal Basin, front aspect original window. Central heating in this room.


The Station house is situated in 525 yards of land (4,725.0000001317 Square feet)
The garden to the rear of the property which is accessed by steps down from the grand platform surrounding this side of the property which is enclosed by striking white painted metal railings. The Garden area consists of a well established shrubs and brushes to the boarders and lawned areas, all lovingly maintained by the current owners, in fact their brightly colored hanging baskets are talking point and well thought of by local residents in the area and travelers through the area. The driveway is now unused and has been fenced in but very easily could be made usable again. The large piece of land at the side of the tracks which is also part of the property offers endless opportunity.


We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.


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