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5 bedroom detached house for sale


Sold STC £309,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Enjoying a wide frontage to Church Lane this impressive detached house is known to date back to the mid 1800s with suggestions that parts may be even older. Cleverly updated, remodelled and enhanced including substantial works undertaken in the last few years by the current owners the property is an absolute delight to see and provides excellent space and options for the largest of families.

Due to its size the property at one point in its history was split into two separate homes and the legacy of this includes two entrance halls, two staircases etc which now serve to add to its charm and unique appeal. Principal features include the front Entrance Hall with its spindle balustrade staircase and recently installed arched glass full height internal window, the Dining Kitchen with a comprehensive range of cream cabinets and built in appliances and the superb 'P' shaped uPVC double glazed Conservatory which is a lovely spot from where to enjoy views across the rear garden. The Dining Room is superbly proportioned and features a classic oak firesurround whilst the main Lounge is more rustic in it's presentation with a brick firesurround and multi fuel stove, an area of quarry tile flooring and an oak pillar. The ground floor also features an excellent half tiled Shower Room and in addition there is a useful internal Storeroom plus a sizeable Workshop and Utility/Toilet which offer a little scope for further enhancement and potential for alternative uses perhaps.

At first floor level there are three double Bedrooms and a Bathroom linked by four Landing areas with staircases at each end. The largest Bedroom is a beautiful room with a black cast iron fireplace whilst the Bathroom features a classic white suite including a roll edge bath. A further staircase gives access to the second floor accommodation which provides two double Bedrooms including a stylish 'loft apartment' room with Velux style windows enjoying plenty of natural light.

The property benefits from gas central heating (with two boilers installed in recent years), uPVC framed double glazing and a security alarm system. Within the beautiful grounds there is a sturdy Double Garage plus two car ports and a reinforced concrete driveway for parking additional vehicles. The rear garden is a delight with an extensive lawn, a paved terrace area perfect for outdoor entertaining and hedged boundaries. Vehicular access is via Bevers Way and the driveway is enclosed by superb decorative iron double gates.

The village of Holton le Clay provides an excellent range of facilities including a well stocked general store, a popular tea room, a well regarded Public House and hot food takeaways. The property falls within the catchment of the Tollbar Academy for 11-18 year olds and the towns of both Grimsby and Louth are easily accessible. All in all No 3 Church Lane is a wonderful home combining character, flexibility and space to create somewhere rather special. Internal viewing is essential to appreciate it to the full and this can be arranged via the Agents on Grimsby 311000. EPC Rating - E

From where the spindle balustrade staircase leads via a half landing to the first floor. A notable feature of the staircase area is the impressive arched glazed internal window which allows additional natural light through from the adjoining inner lobby. There is a central heating radiator.

DINING KITCHEN 4.57m (15'0") x 2.82m (9'3") plus 1.96m (6'5") x 1
.37m (4'6")
Comprehensively appointed with a range of cream wall and base cabinets with oak finish worksurfaces incorporating a single drainer cream composite sink unit. Built in appliances comprise a Hotpoint electric oven and a Belling electric ceramic hob with an extractor canopy above. There is provision for additional freestanding appliances plus space for an everyday dining table. Double doors open through to the Conservatory and there is a central heating radiator and a granolithic tiled floor.

CONSERVATORY 6.30m (20'8") max x 4.44m (14'7") max
An excellent size 'P' shaped uPVC framed Conservatory with a slate tile floor and lovely views across the rear garden. French doors open to the paved terrace and there is a central heating radiator.

SHOWER ROOM 3.05m (10'0") x 1.52m (5'0")
Half tiled and with a white suite comprising a pedestal washbasin, a w.c. and a clear semi circular shower cubicle housing the chrome mixer shower. There is a granolithic tiled floor and heated towel warmer.

With a display niche and a high ceiling and linking the Dining Kitchen with the Dining Room.

DINING ROOM 4.27m (14'0") x 4.22m (13'10") plus bay
A lovely room featuring a superb classic style oak firesurround with a cast iron and tile inset and a living flame gas fire. A useful cupboard leads off and houses the Baxi Duotec gas boiler and there is also a picture rail and a central heating radiator.

With a central heating radiator and doors linking to the Lounge, Workshop and Inner Store.

INNER STORE 3.66m (12'0") x 2.51m (8'3")
A useful storage area with a door through to the Conservatory.

LOUNGE 6.25m (20'6") x 4.37m (14'4")
A stunning room stylishly presented using natural wood and a quarry tiled area of flooring. There is a recessed brick fireplace with a substantial timber mantel and a multi fuel stove and a door leads to the secondary staircase. There are two central heating radiators, an understairs storage cupboard and a substantial oak pillar.

WORKSHOP 3.96m (13'0") x 3.71m (12'2")
With a tiled floor and a single drainer white ceramic sink.

UTILITY/TOILET 3.81m (12'6") x 1.52m (5'0")
With a white w.c. and a provision for appliances.

With a spindle balustrade staircase leading to the second floor accommodation.

BEDROOM ONE 4.65m (15'3") x 4.34m (14'3")
A lovely room with a black cast iron firesurround and a central heating radiator.

BEDROOM TWO 3.53m (11'7") x 2.95m (9'8")
With cream wardrobes and a central heating radiator.

With a central heating radiator.

BEDROOM THREE 2.84m (9'4") x 2.79m (9'2") plus 1.63m (5'4") x 1.
.04m (3'5")
With a dado rail and a central heating radiator.

With the second staircase leading down to the ground floor.

BATHROOM 3.50m (11' 6") x 2.71m (8' 11")
Classically presented with a white suite comprising a corner position freestanding roll edge bath with ball and claw feet and a mixer rinser tap, a w.c. and a wide vanity washbasin set on a cupboard unit. The walls are part panelled and part tiled and there is a central heating radiator and a useful linen cupboard.

BEDROOM FOUR 4.34m (14'3") x 4.32m (14'2")
A lovely room with two Velux style roof windows and a central heating radiator.

BEDROOM FIVE 4.67m (15'4") max x 2.95m (9'8")
With a central heating radiator and an eaves storage cupboard housing the Baxi Duotec gas boiler.

DOUBLE GARAGE 5.92m (19'5") x 5.33m (17'6")
With twin double doors to the front and electric light and power.

One freestanding and the other attached to the side of the Double Garage.

COAL SHED/STORE 3.66m (12'0") x 2.74m (9'0")

The house enjoys a wide frontage to Church Lane and within the gravelled front garden area there are several established shrubs. Vehicular access to the property is via Bevers Way through high quality decorative iron gates which lead to a sizeable parking area for additional vehicles. There is a delightful courtyard adjacent to the side entrance whilst immediately behind the house there is a pretty paved terrace area perfect for al-fresco dining and outdoor entertaining. An extensive lawned area with hedged boundaries curves around from the rear to the southern side of the house and is interspersed with established trees and flower and shrub borders.

Mains gas, water, electricity and drainage are connected.

Comprises radiators as detailed above connected to two Baxi Duotec gas boilers.

The property has the benefit of uPVC framed double glazing.

A security alarm system is installed.

East Lindsey District Council.

Our enquiries of the Local Authority indicate the property to be in Council Tax Band E.

Freehold - subject to Solicitors verification.

By appointment through the Agents on Grimsby 311000.

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05 April 2017


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