3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Church Street, Foston

Guide Price £325,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Bungalow on Large Plot
  • Approximately 1/3 Acre (subject to survey)
  • Spectacular Views
  • In Need of Modernisation
  • Potential for Development (subject to planning)
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Garages and Outbuildings
  • NO CHAIN

Full description

GUIDE PRICE: £325,000 TO £335,000. A three bedroom detached bungalow situated on a large plot of approximately 1/3 of an acre (subject to survey) with spectacular views to the rear. The property is in need of modernisation and updating and given the plot size, offers a wealth of potential for further extension or development to the rear, subject to planning consents being obtained. In addition to the three bedrooms, the property has a well proportioned lounge, a fitted kitchen and bathroom. The property also has a variety of large useful garages and outbuildings. NO CHAIN.


Situation 
Foston is an attractive village with a friendly community and an active village hall, church and large playing field, situated approximately 8 miles south of Newark and north of Grantham. Nottingham and Lincoln are within commuting distance. Fast trains are available from Grantham and Newark railway stations to London's Kings Cross with a journey time of approximately 75 minutes. The village of Foston is now linked to the village of Long Bennington which is around a mile away and provides an excellent range of local facilities including a Co-op, good schooling, butchers, coffee shop, hairdressers, post office and choice of public houses. There is also a medical centre with pharmacy. Secondary education in the area is of a high quality with a choice of public and private schools including grammar schools for boys and girls in Grantham.

Accommodation 
Upon entering the front door, this leads into:

Reception Hallway 
The spacious and welcoming reception hallway provides access to all rooms and has a ceiling light point, a radiator and a useful storage cupboard. Access to the loft space is obtained from the hallway.

Lounge 
18' 11'' x 13' 10'' (5.76m x 4.21m)
This excellent sized and very well proportioned reception room has triple aspect windows to the front and either side, the window to the front is bow shaped and looks over the front garden and driveway. The lounge has cornice to the ceiling, wall light points, a feature stone fireplace and two radiators.

Kitchen 
11' 9'' x 9' 11'' (3.58m x 3.02m)
The kitchen has a window to the side elevation and a sliding door leading into the side porch. The kitchen is currently fitted with a range of wooden base and wall units, including display cabinets, with roll top work surfaces and tiled splash backs. There is a one and a half bowl stainless steel sink, and an integrated oven with electric hob. The kitchen is of sufficient size to accommodate a small dining table and also has cornice to the ceiling, a ceiling light point and a radiator.

Side Porch 
The porch has a window to the side elevation and a half glazed door leading out to the driveway. The side porch has a useful fitted storage cupboard and a door into the cloakroom.

Cloakroom 
The cloakroom has an opaque window to the rear elevation and is fitted with a WC and wash hand basin.

Bedroom One 
11' 11'' x 11' 10'' (3.63m x 3.60m)
A very good sized double bedroom with a bow shaped window to the front elevation overlooking the garden. This bedroom has a fitted double wardrobe with sliding mirror doors, cornice to the ceiling, a ceiling light point and a radiator.

Bedroom Two 
9' 10'' x 9' 9'' (2.99m x 2.97m)
A double bedroom with a window to the rear elevation from which delightful countryside views can be enjoyed. This room also has a fitted double wardrobe, cornice to the ceiling, a ceiling light point and a radiator.

Bedroom Three 
9' 11'' x 9' 0'' (3.02m x 2.74m)
A good sized third bedroom with sliding patio doors out to the rear patio and garden beyond. This room has cornice to the ceiling, a ceiling light point and a radiator.

Bathroom 
10' 3'' x 7' 10'' (3.12m x 2.39m)
The bathroom has two opaque windows to the rear elevation and is fitted with coloured suite comprising a corner bath with shower mixer tap attachment, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. In addition there is a useful storage cupboard located here. The bathroom has cornice to the ceiling, a ceiling light point, a wall mounted heater and a radiator.

Outside 
The property stands on a delightful plot of approximately 1/3 of an acre (subject to survey) and to the front is a sizeable and well maintained lawn, adjacent to which is a long driveway which provides off road parking for numerous vehicles. A footpath leads to the front door. The driveway continues down the side of the property and around to the rear garden.

Rear Garden 
The rear garden is of an excellent size and laid primarily to lawn. From the garden there are stunning views across open countryside. Situated at the foot of the garden is a large timber summerhouse and a range of timber outbuildings. Also located to the rear is a double garage. Situated next to the garage is a workshop. The rear garden also has a full width patio to the rear of the property and this provides an ideal outdoor seating and entertaining area.

Double Garage 
21' 6'' x 18' 1'' (6.55m x 5.51m) (measured externally)
Access not available at the time of instruction. The garage has twin up and over doors to the front elevation and a window to the side. The garage is equipped with both power and lighting.

Workshop 
25' 0'' x 18' 0'' (7.61m x 5.48m) (approximate measurements)
Access was not available at the time of instruction. The workshop has an up and over door to the front elevation and once again is equipped with power and lighting.

Council Tax 
The property is in Band D.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 May 2019

Nearest stations

  • Newark North Gate (7.8 mi)
  • Newark Castle (8.1 mi)
  • Rolleston (9.5 mi)
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Jon Brambles, Newark

9 Stephenson Court, Newark, NG24 2TQ

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Jon Brambles, Newark

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01636 377057 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Newark North Gate (7.8 mi)
  • Newark Castle (8.1 mi)
  • Rolleston (9.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Jon Brambles, Newark

9 Stephenson Court, Newark, NG24 2TQ

01636 377057 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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