2 bedroom cottage for sale

Stocks Green, Castle Acre, King's Lynn

Offers in Region of £275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming brick & flint cottage
  • Two double bedrooms & additional attic bedrooms
  • Cottage garden with south facing patio area
  • Highly sought after and picturesque village location
  • Viewing is highly recommended

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


SUMMARY
BEAUTIFULLY PRESENTED! 'The Cottage' is a charming brick and flint cottage situated in the picturesque village of Castle Acre offering character and charm in abundance. Benefiting from two reception rooms and two double bedrooms with an additional attic bedroom, this property is not to be missed!


DESCRIPTION
William H Brown Select are delighted to present 'The Cottage' in the highly sought after and picturesque village of Castle Acre. This charming brick and flint cottage situated overlooking Stocks Green dates back in origin to the 12th century with character and charm in abundance. The main part of the cottage as seen today dates back to the 16th Century after the dissolution of the monasteries and the ruin of Castle Acre Abbey. This idyllic cottage benefits from two double bedrooms with an additional attic bedroom, two reception rooms and a galley kitchen. To the rear of the property is a fully enclosed cottage garden with south facing patio entertaining area, timber shed and an area which could be utilised for parking. The cottage represents an ideal opportunity to purchase a foothold into the village and area with all of its historic beauty, viewing is highly recommended.

Accommodation Comprises: 

Sitting Room 14' 11" x 14' 1" ( 4.55m x 4.29m )
Wooden part glazed door to front and wooden sash window with original shutters to front aspect with views over Castle Acre Green. Exposed timber ceiling beams, exposed feature inglenook brick fireplace with log burning stove, two radiators, wall lighting, carpeted floor. Inner hall leading to dining room.

Dining Room 12' max x 11' 3" ( 3.66m max x 3.43m )
Exposed timber ceiling beams, original fireplace, radiator, built in storage cupboard, wall lighting. Openings to kitchen and inner hall leading to bathroom.

Kitchen 12' 5" x 6' 11" ( 3.78m x 2.11m )
Wooden part glazed door to rear, two roof light windows, wooden window to rear, tiled floor, range of wooden wall and base units with worktop over, stainless steel sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap, fitted oven and hob with extractor over, space and plumbing for washing machine, spotlighting.

Rear Lobby 
Storage cupboard and coat rack.

Bathroom 
Part wooden panelled walls, panelled bath with wall mounted electric shower over, pedestal hand wash basin, low level WC, wooden window to rear, radiator.

First Floor Landing 
Doors to bedrooms, wooden ladder staircase to study area / further bedroom.

Bedroom One  10' 8" x 12' 3" ( 3.25m x 3.73m )
Vaulted ceiling with exposed ceiling timbers, ceiling lighting, UPVC window to rear, radiator, carpeted flooring over floorboards.

Bedroom Two 12' 4" x 12' 6" max ( 3.76m x 3.81m max )
Spacious double room with sash window to front aspect, radiator, two built in storage cupboards, carpeted flooring.

Second Floor 

Study / Bedroom Three 11' 9" x 12' 9" ( 3.58m x 3.89m )
Three windows, radiator, carpet flooring, doors to eaves storage, exposed brick chimney breast.

Outside 
To the rear there is a fully enclosed garden which is mainly a patio area with mature walled raised beds. There is a further gravel garden area with timber shed and a rear access to the property where a parking space could be created is required.

Agents Note 
The property is subject to a flying freehold.

History 
The property is steeped in the history of the village and set within a designated 'Conservation Area'. Further information detailing its history from the 12th century to the present day can be obtained from the agents. This is a rare opportunity to obtain one of the oldest residential properties in the hearth of this highly desirable village.

Location 
Castle Acre is a highly desirable village situated in North-West Norfolk four miles from the market town of Swaffham. The village benefits from 'The Ostrich' public house, 'Costcutter' convenience store, a second hand book shop, toy shop, antique shop and the Barnfields tea rooms. The village also benefits from the ofsted rated 'good' Castle Acre primary School and St James' Church with its magnificent 15th century perpendicular tower. Castle Acre is steeped in history taking its name from the walled castle built in the 12th century by the Normans. A more comprehensive range of amenities are available in the neighbouring town of Swaffham and the North Norfolk Coast with its stunning beach walks and cliff views is a short drive away.



1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
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.
5. THESE PARTICULARS ARE ISSUED IN GOOD FAITH BUT DO NOT CONSTITUTE REPRESENTATIONS OF FACT OR FORM PART OF ANY OFFER OR CONTRACT. THE MATTERS REFERRED TO IN THESE PARTICULARS SHOULD BE INDEPENDENTLY VERIFIED BY PROSPECTIVE BUYERS OR TENANTS. NEITHER SEQUENCE (UK) LIMITED NOR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS HAS ANY AUTHORITY TO MAKE OR GIVE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WHATEVER IN RELATION TO THIS PROPERTY.


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01 June 2018

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40 - 42 King Street, Kings Lynn, PE30 1ES

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William H. Brown, Kings Lynn

40 - 42 King Street, Kings Lynn, PE30 1ES

01553 403107 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Kings Lynn (12.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

William H. Brown, Kings Lynn

40 - 42 King Street, Kings Lynn, PE30 1ES

01553 403107 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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