3 bedroom cottage for sale

Cherry Orton Rd: Orton Waterville

Offers in Region of £240,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Semi-Detached Stone & Thatched Period Cottage
  • Grade II Listed & in Conservation Area
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen & Conservatory/Utility
  • 2/3 Bedrooms & Bathroom
  • Garage & Outbuildings
  • Large Garden of almost 1/3rd of an Acre
  • In Need of Extensive Updating: No Chain
  • Cash Buyers Only

Full description

CHERRY ORTON ROAD leads off the south side of Oundle Road and forms part of the Orton Waterville village designated Conservation Area lying about 3 miles south-west of Peterborough city centre. Amenities in the village include neighbourhood shops and a public house. It is on the route of a bus service to and from the Queensgate shopping complex in the city centre. Other amenities nearby include primary and secondary schools and Nene Park with its wide range of leisure facilities. Orton District shopping centre and Serpentine Green with a Tesco Extra superstore are both within a few minutes' drive.

THIS 2/3 BEDROOM SEMI-DETACHED COTTAGE is believed to date from the late 17th century. The original cottage is of painted stone construction with a thatched roof and there is a single-storey rear extension.

PLEASE NOTE: Only cash offers will be considered for the purchase of the property.

THE ACCOMMODATION is as follows (N.B. All dimensions are approximate) :-

GROUND FLOOR
Lounge: 16' 11" x 10' 11" (5.16m x 3.33m). Front aspect. Built-in cupboard with electric light. Gas fire with back-boiler serving central heating and hot water. Radiator. Door to:-
Passage: 6' 2" x 2' 6" (1.88m x 0.76m) with stairs off to first floor and top glazed door to:-
L-Shaped Living Room: 12' 5" x 11' 8" (3.79m x 3.56m) plus 8' 1" x 5' 9" (2.46m x 1.75m). Front and rear garden aspects. Exposed beams. Fireplace with brick hearth. Radiator. Telephone point.
L-Shaped Kitchen: 11' 11" x 6' 3" (3.63m x 1.91m) plus 4' 5" x 2' 10" (1.35m x 0.86m). Rear garden aspect. Walls part tiled. Stainless-steel sink. Worktops with drawers and cupboards under. Radiator. Electric cooker panel. Top glazed door to Rear Lobby/Utility Area and door to:-
Bathroom: 7' 8" x 6' 3" (2.34m x 1.91m). Panelled bath. Built-in cupboard housing hot-water cylinder.
Conservatory/Utility Area: 6' 8" x 6' 4" (2.03m x 1.93m). Side and rear garden aspects. Top glazed door to garden. Door to W.C.

FIRST FLOOR
Bedroom 1: 17' 11", max x 12' 4", average (5.46m, max x 3.76m, average). Dormer window with front aspect.
Bedroom 2: 12' 5" x 11' 5" average (3.79m x 3.48m average). Shared window with side aspect. Door to:-
Nursery/Bedroom 3: 14' 3" x 6' (4.34m x 1.83m). Shared window with side aspect.

OUTBUILDINGS
Stone and Corrugated–Roofed Garage/Store.
Large Brick and Pan-Tiled Outbuilding (in very poor repair).

GARDENS
The cottage occupies a large plot with an area of just under one-third of an acre (0.13 hectares)as shown within the boundaries edged red on the plan. This comprises:-
Open Plan Front Garden: with lawn and gravelled drive to double-timber gates leading to:-
Large T-shaped Enclosed Rear Garden. Generally overgrown at present.


DIRECTIONS
Leave Peterborough city centre via Thorpe Rd, continue to the roundabout (No 34) and take the 2nd exit to join Longthorpe Parkway. Take the 1st exit at the next roundabout (No 33) to join Nene Parkway, cross over the river then leave at the 1st exit, signed “Orton Waterville/Nene Park”. Turn right onto Oundle Rd, continue through three sets of traffic lights, pass the turn to The Conifers on the left and take the next left turn into Cherry Orton Road. This property is on the right, a short distance past the junction with Chapel Lane.

COUNCIL TAX
Band 'C' payable to Peterborough City Council.

ENERGY PERFORMANCE GRAPH
The property is Listed (Grade II) as a building of Architectural and Historic Interest and an Energy Performance Certificate is not required.

SERVICES
It is understood that all mains services are either connected, or are available for connection to the property.

TENURE
The property is freehold and vacant possession will be given on completion of sale.

NOTES
The property will be sold as seen and the outbuildings and gardens will not be cleared prior to completion of sale.

None of the appliances or services has been tested and prospective purchasers must satisfy themselves that they are in working order.

The floor plans included in these particulars are intended as an approximate guide only and their accuracy is not guaranteed.

The Agents for themselves and for the owner of this property hereby give notice that: (1) These particulars do not in any way constitute an offer or a contract; (2) Any intending purchasers/tenants must not rely on the statements made in these particulars as representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their correctness as they are made without acceptance of any responsibility on the part of the Agents or the owner; (3) No representation whatever in relation to this property is made or given by the Agents or the owner, nor has any person in their employment any authority to make or give any such representation or warranty.

VIEWING
Viewing is only by prior arrangement through this Agency.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Prospective purchasers wishing to view this property are warned that one of the outbuildings has partially collapsed and is in a dangerous condition. The staircase in the cottage itself is also hazardous. Under no circumstances will children be permitted onto the site or inside the cottage. Prospective purchasers may view the property on the understanding that they do so entirely at their own risk as neither the Agents nor the Vendor of the property accept liability for any injury or loss incurred by members of the public while they are on site.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 September 2018

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37 Broadway, Peterborough, PE1 1SQ

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37 Broadway, Peterborough, PE1 1SQ

01733 663067 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Peterborough (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Jolliffe Daking , Peterborough Sales

37 Broadway, Peterborough, PE1 1SQ

01733 663067 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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