4 bedroom cottage for sale

The Green, Upton, Newark

Sold STC £500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Retains Immense Charm & Character Toughout
  • Detached 4 Bedroom Cottage
  • Stunning, Combination of 2 Properties. Annex Potential
  • Comprehensively Modernised & Improved
  • Four Reception Areas & High Quality, Well Fitted Kitchen
  • Gas Under Floor Heating & Radiators
  • Three Bath or Shower Rooms
  • Fully Integrated, Zoned Alarm System
  • Post Office Section Grade II Listed
  • Viewing Absolutely Essential

Full description

TWICE THE PROPERTY! ANNEX POTENTIAL! Formerly two homes now skillfully combined to form one truly stylish, beautiful detached cottage with 4/5 bedrooms. A stunning home with immense charm & character & retained period features. High quality stylish modern fixtures & fittings.

1 The Green is a truly stunning property combining the best of old and new. Now one dwelling it was originally both "The Old Post Office and Millersdale Cottage." Following an extensive scheme of alteration modernisation and improvement including under floor gas central heating the two adjoining properties have been linked to form a single dwelling. Thus result is a fabulous truly enviable home that would suit a wide variety of buyers.

The link has been very well thought out with accommodation that "flows". The result being a home that would be Ideal For Those With an Extended Family Requiring an Annex. it would also however be thought to be perfect for couples who have guests to stay on a regular basis too. Accommodation includes Four/Five bedrooms Four reception areas, three bath/shower rooms and a well fitted farmhouse kitchen. Ample off street parking and car port.

The village of Upton is a most sought after one too. It is well placed for access to Southwell 2.5 miles approx. and Newark approx 5.4 miles. Southwell has very highly regarded schooling for all ages and children from the village regularly go to these schools. Newark has excellent shopping facilities including a Waitrose supermarket. Newark also has two railway stations, one, Newark Northgate having a regular service to London Kings Cross in approx 1hr 20 mins. The village has a church, restaurant/public house British Horological Institute, which incorporates the Clock House Cafe.

The accommodation has been fitted and finished to a high standard and would without question satisfy even the most demanding of purchasers. This is a property which has to be viewed to be appreciated

Entrance Hall - 4.34m x 3.07m (max inc stairs) plus 1.65m x 1.04m - Immediately on entering this beautiful property one cannot fail to be impressed by the space and quality of the accommodation on offer. The generous hall sets this tone with contemporary decor and a period style parquet block floor finish. Double galzed windows to either side on entering. Stairs rise off ahead of you whilst further doors lead from the hall to a ground floor shower room, utility and also to the Living Room

Shower Room - 2.36m x 1.75m (7'09" x 5'09") - Gorgeous modern "Wet Room" style shower room with walk in shower with "rain forest/drench head" and screen, wash hand basin with vanity unit and close coupled wc. Stylish tiling to walls and floor. Fitted, wall mounted mirror with inset lighting. Vertically mounted radiator/towel rail. Obscured glazed double glazed window.

Utility - 3.51m x 2.29m (11'06" x 7'06") - Well fitted with a range of both base and eye level storage units. Base level units surmounted by timber "butchers block" style work surface. Belfast/butlers style ceramic sink unit with mixer tap. Double glazed window to side. Door to rear. Plumbing for automatic washing machine. Space for additional white goods. Extractor fan. Cloaks cupboard. Cupboard housing wall mounted gas boiler.

Living Room - 4.52m x 4.37m (14'10" x 14'4") - The first of the numerous reception areas to the property, the sitting room has considerable charm and character with feature rustic brick chimney breast with inset log burner standing on a flagstone hearth. To either side are fitted book case and or fitted cupboard. Parquet block floor finish. Double glazed windows to front and rear. Radiator. TV aerial point

Breakfast Kitchen - 4.50m x 4.42m (14'09" x 14'06") - In a property full of impressive rooms the spacious dining kitchen is particularly attractive. Ample space for a family and friends to dine formally or informally. Well fitted with an extensive range of both base and eye level units and topped with granite work surfaces and matching splash back. Inset "Belfast" sink unit with mixer tap. Integrated dishwasher, space for American style fridge/freezer. "Free standing "Stoves" range cooker with five ring gas hob and ovens, concealed extractor hood over. Double glazed double patio doors give access to and a lovely aspect over the delightful garden. Door to rear lobby and orangery.

This point marks the junction of the two formerly separate houses. Beyond the lobby with side entrance leading to the driveway and car port off Church Lane the current owners have linked the two homes by the creation of a superb atrium/orangery.

Orangery - 5.11m x 1.37m (16'09" x 4'06") - Of glass and steel construction this atmospheric living space with glass roof and enjoys a delightful aspect over the garden. The garden can be further enjoyed by the throwing open of the bi-fold doors making this an ideal space to relax in or for when entertaining. The room also has uplighters inset to the high quality ceramic, wood effect tiled floor finish. The room then opens out to the fabulous sitting and adjacent dining areas as well as giving access to the ground floor bathroom.

Ground Floor Bathroom - 3.35m x 2.29m (11'0" x 7'06") - Another beautifully presented bathroom fitted to a high standard with four piece suite. Continuation of the high quality floor finish running through from the Orangery (indeed continues throughout the whole of the former Post Office section of the property. The suite comprises over size bath, walk in shower, floating wash hand basin and close coupled wc with concealed cistern. Tiled walls with inset display recess's and lighting. Downlighters to ceiling. Extractor fan. Vertically mounted radiator/towel rail. Yorkshire sliding sash window.

Sitting Room - 4.93m x 3.53m (16'02" x 11'07") - The sitting room and adjacent dining area form a superb, predominantly open plan living space, contemporary in nature and decor but with immense charm and character. This being created by exposed rustic timbers pillars and beams as well as lovely replacement, double glazed "Yorkshire" sliding sash windows. To the far end of the room the living section has a feature chimney breast with recess, raised hearth with quarry tiled top. Window to the side, TV aerial point.

Dining Area - 3.73m x 3.66m (12'03" x 12'0") - Another really charming space ideal formal dining. Yorkshire sliding sash windows to two elevations. Bow window seat. Telephone aerial point. Again with exposed timber beam and pillar.

From here stairs rise to the first floor section of the former Post Office which gives access to a double bedroom and dressing/sitting/additional bedroom. Thus making it ideal as a guest area situated away from the main family bedroom in the Millersdale Cottage section of the property with ease of access to the ground floor bathroom to this side of the property too.

First Floor Playroom/Bedroom 3/Dressing Room - 3.35m x 2.74m (11'0" x 9'0") - Stairs rising into the room. Window to front. Fitted storage. Exposed original roof timbers. Radiator.

Bedroom 4 - 3.28m x 3.05m (10'09" x 10'0") - A truly charming double bedroom with vaulted ceiling, exposed roof timbers and window.

Returning to the entrance hall the main stairs rise to the first floor through a half landing and on to the first floor.

First Floor Landing - Fabulous main landing with space for seating and or a study. Windows to front with attractive outlook across the garden. Two Radiators. Doors to built in wardrobe. Doors also to the following

Bedroom One - 4.11m x 3.58m (13'06" x 11'09") - Splendid master bedroom of most generous proportions and with tremendous charm and character also. Attractive dual aspect through double glazed windows to two elevations. Feature exposed brick wall. Double doors to built in wardrobe. Exposed timber purlins. TV aerial and telephone points.

Bedroom Two - 3.51m x 3.43m (11'06" x 11'03") - Further good size double bedroom with three built in double wardrobes. Double glazed window to side. Radiator. Exposed timber purlins.

Nursery/Bedroom Four/Five - 2.74m x 1.75m (9'0" x 5'09") - Lovely nursery with double glazed skylight window. Radiator. Fitted shelving.

Bathroom - 2.74m x 1.91m (9'0" x 6'03") - With three piece suite comprising over size "figure of eight" bath with shower over and adjacent screen. Wash hand basin with vanity unit. WC with concealed cistern. Vertically mounted radiator/towel rail. Tiled floor and in part to walls. Double glazed skylight window.

Outside - The property has the benefit of two areas of driveway/off street parking one at each side of the property. To the Old Post Office side there is a substantial timber frame car port. The garden to the property is both a surprise and a delight. Larger than expected with a generous lawn secluded behind hedging which affords excellent privacy. The garden is reached via gated access from the driveway off The Green. The central lawn is flanked by a sun terrace with stone paving and pergola. A stone path continues in front of the orangery with access to the house through the same and double doors from the garden to the dining kitchen.

Further Information - Any fixtures and fittings not mentioned in these details are excluded from the sale price. No services or appliances which may have been included in these details have been tested and therefore cannot be guaranteed to be in good working order. Nothing therein shall be a warranty or condition and neither the Vendor nor ourselves will be liable to the Purchaser in respect of any mis-statement or misrepresentation made at or before the date hereof by the Vendor, his servants or agents or otherwise. TENURE - Freehold. The property is: COUNCIL TAX BAND: D EPC RATING: Exempt Due To Listed Status of The Old Post Office. SERVICES: All mains services are connected to the property. VIEWING: By telephone appointment with Kirkland & Lane Property on 01636 813128 or sales@kirklandlaneproperty.com

Agents Note. The Old Post Office is a Grade II listed building.


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26 May 2017

Nearest stations

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  • Fiskerton (1.6 mi)
  • Bleasby (3.3 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Rolleston (1.2 mi)
  • Fiskerton (1.6 mi)
  • Bleasby (3.3 mi)
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North Muskham Prebend Church Street, Southwell, NG25 0HQ

01636 377018 Local call rate

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