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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Town Street, South Leverton, Retford

Sold by Us £375,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Walled and railings to frontage
  • Ideal for al fresco entertaining
  • Parking for numerous vehicles
  • Family gardens
  • Central village location
  • Good for transport links
  • Kings Cross from Retford sub 1hr 30mins
  • Appealing facade

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


Yew Tree house is a charming detached village residence of character both inside and outside.

The accommodation commences with a sizeable entrance porch and entrance hall flanked by the reception rooms of sitting room and dining room. The dining room permits formal entertaining and is situated adjacent to the kitchen. The kitchen itself has a range of units in a heritage colour and an array of integrated appliances. The kitchen is directly open to the breakfast room come garden room which offers fine views over the south facing rear garden and has direct access to a large patio terrace making it ideal for alfresco entertaining.

At first floor level three good bedrooms radiate around the central landing together with the house bathroom which is most generously sized and well appointed. A further staircase leads up to the fourth bedroom which is of an atmospheric nature having high vaulted ceiling and good provision of in built wardrobes / storage cupboards.

A particular feature of the property is its grounds in all extending to approx. 0.78 acres (0.31 hectares) subject to site survey. A secure electric gated driveway gives access to the rear of the property where there is a parking manoeuvring court offering parking for numerous vehicles. This includes a detached brick built double garage. A good expanse of lawned garden extends beyond for the family to enjoy.

The property is equipped with wood grain style double glazing and oil fired central heating.

The property enjoys a central village location with local amenities directly on hand. South Leverton is a popular village within this area boasting a well known independent school (Orchard School), village hall and public house. Nearby villages have other facilities including convenience stores and the market town of Retford is approximately 6 miles to the west where a full range of amenities may be found.

This area in general is served by excellent communication links with the A1 lying to the west from which the wider motorway network is available. Kings Cross is available from Retford railway station (sub 1 hour 30 minutes). Air travel is feasible via Doncaster / Sheffield and Nottingham East Midlands.
Leisure amenities and educational facilities (both state and independent) are well catered for.

There is presently a bus service through the village to Queen Elizabeth's High School (Gainsborough Grammar).


Leave Retford town centre market square via Grove Street, turn left at the lights onto Arlington Way. Turn right at the next lights leaving the town on Leverton Road. After approximately 5 miles turn right signposted South Leverton. On entering the village turn right at the T-junction dropping down the hill passed the Church on the left and turn left onto Town Street, The property will be found on the right hand side after the Village Hall.


ENTRANCE PORCH Generously proportioned, tiled flooring.

ENTRANCE HALL Staircase to first floor.

CLOAKROOM attractive white suite of vanity units hosting basin and concealing cistern for wc, tiled splashbacks in natural tones and flooring and chrome towel warmer.

SITTING ROOM 17'0" x 14'1" (5.19m x 4.30m) with substantial fire place rustic brick edged beam over and multi fuel stove over tiled hearth. Heavily beamed ceiling, Delph racking, dual aspect, radiator.

DINING ROOM 14'1" x 13'10" (4.30m x 4.23m) feature arched recessed chimney breast in one corner with additional alcoves, beamed accent, front aspect window, radiator.

KITCHEN 13'10" x 8'10" (4.23m x 2.71m) well-appointed with range of units in heritage colours, comprising base cupboards with granite effect working surfaces over and corniced eye level cabinets, under lit and featuring dresser unit with plate racking. Tiled splashbacks to coordinate and contrasting tiled flooring. Comprehensive appliance package including oven, halogen hob, concealed extractor, dishwasher and fridge and freezer, further plumbing for washing machine. Ceramic sink unit, concealed oil fired central heating boiler, archway through to

L-SHAPED BREAKFAST ROOM COME GARDEN ROOM 15' 9" x 15'0" (4.80m x 4.58m) (L shaped maximum dimensions quoted) dado rail, complementing tiled flooring, fine views over rear driveway, patio terrace and garden beyond, external door to rear, radiator.


LANDING generous with spindled balustrade over stairwell, radiators.

BEDROOM ONE 14'1" x 13'10" (4.30m x 4.23m) beamed accent, radiator

BEDROOM TWO 14'0" x 8'10" (4.26m x 2.71m) beamed accent, radiator

BEDROOM THREE 14'0" x 8'1" (4.26m x 2.46m) coving, radiator

HOUSE BATHROOM 13'10" x 8'5" (4.23m x 2.57m) sizeable and well-appointed with attractive modern white suite of double ended bath, quadrant showering enclosure, hosting Mira Sprint shower, vanity unit with basin and wc having concealed cistern. Underdrawn ceiling, fully tiled walls in natural tones with complementing flooring. Large chrome towel warmer.


BEDROOM FOUR 19'10" x 14'1" (6.05m x 4.30m) an atmospheric bedroom with full vaulted ceiling, beamed accent, side aspect window, excellent range of fitted wardrobes and storage cupboards to eaves. Radiator.

A particular feature of Yew Tree House is its splendid central position within the village and its excellent grounds. To the front is a flint forecourt garden set behind brick walling surmounted by railings. A block paved driveway sweeps between electric gates passing by the side of the property to a generous parking court which offers parking for numerous vehicles manoeuvring. To the side of the electric gates is the Yew tree from which the property derives its name.

The driveway terminates at a substantial brick built double garage 17'8" x 16'10" (5.38m x 5.14m) with electrically operated up and over door, personal door, light, power and part boarded attic space.

A sizeable paved terrace lies between the garage and house with raised flint border adjacent. This area is ideal for alfresco entertaining.

Wide paved steps lead to the generous rear garden laid to lawn. In all the property extends to approximately 0.78 acres (0.31 hectares) or thereabouts, subject to site survey.

Tenure and Possession: The Property is freehold and vacant possession will be given upon completion.
Council Tax: We are advised by Bassetlaw District Council that this property is in Band E.
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.
Floorplans: The floorplans within these particulars are for identification purposes only, they are representational and are not to scale. Accuracy and proportions should be checked by prospective purchasers at the property.
Hours of Business: Monday to Friday 9am - 5.30pm, Saturday 9am - 1pm.
Viewing: Please contact the Retford office on 01777 709112.
Free Valuation: We would be happy to provide you with a free market appraisal of your own property should you wish to sell. Further information can be obtained from Brown & Co, Retford - 01777 709112.
Financial Services: In order to ensure your move runs as smoothly as possible we can introduce you to Fiducia Comprehensive Financial Planning who offer a financial services team who specialise in residential and commercial property finance. Their expertise combined with the latest technology makes them best placed to advise on all your mortgage and insurance needs to ensure you get the right financial package for your new home.
Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.
Surveys: We naturally hope that you purchase your next home through Brown & Co, but if you find a suitable property through another agent, our team of experienced Chartered Surveyors led locally by Jeremy Baguley MRICS are able to carry out all types of survey work, including Valuations, RICS Homebuyers Reports and Building Surveys. For more information on our services please contact our Survey Team on 01777 712946.
These particulars were prepared in May 2017.

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