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3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

The Leas, Barkston, Grantham NG32 2PD

Guide Price* £200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Popular Village Location
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Spacious Lounge/Diner
  • Stylish Kitchen
  • Car Port + Ample Parking
  • South Facing Garden
  • Excellent Commuter Links
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Full description

Tenure: Freehold

For sale by Modern Method of Auction; starting bid price £200,000 + Reservation Fee. This 3 bedroom bungalow with its south facing garden is full of space and light. In need of minor upgrading, its a fine proposition for those seeking a peaceful location on the edge of glorious countryside whilst retaining easy access to the nearby town. This property is for sale by EweMove Online Property Auction powered by Iam-sold Ltd

Sitting on one of the larger plots on The Leas, this spacious home comprises a large L shaped lounge/diner with bay window overlooking the front garden, a recently fitted kitchen with NEFF appliances, separate utility room and family shower room. There are three good sized bedrooms, one with french windows, and all of which enjoy an aspect over the sunny rear garden. A large car port and accompanying driveway will comfortably hold four vehicles and the private south facing rear garden has a shed, summer house and greenhouse.

Well maintained, a scheme of works over recent years include new uPVC double glazing, carpeting, increased loft insulation, a new oil tank, re-fitted kitchen, replacement consumer unit, re-roofing of carport and summer house, and new guttering. This home has oil central heating, is uPVC double glazed throughout and has an intruder alarm. It also enjoys access to super fast broadband.

The pretty village of Barkston is situated a few miles north of Grantham. This thriving community enjoys considerable facilities including a Church, Village Hall, Petrol Station and Garage with convenience store, a part time post office, playing fields and childrens play area. A number of tradesmen visit weekly including a milkman, baker and fishmonger. A mobile library visits monthly. The local public house, The Stag, serves award winning ales and locally sourced food. Minutes down the road is Belton House owned by the National Trust, and Belton Woods Hotel and Golf Course. Wagtail Country Park is minutes in the opposite direction.

Nearby Grantham is an historic market town offering excellent schooling including Girls and Boys Grammar Schools. With all the usual amenities including sports, leisure, health and shopping, it sits on the East Coast Main Line, making London Kings Cross accessible in 70 minutes, and its position on the crossroads of the A1 and A52 trunk roads, means excellent connections across the country.

This home includes:

  • Entrance Hall

    5.35m x 2m (10.7 sqm) - 17' 6" x 6' 6" (115 sqft)

    It's quite a surprise walking into the hall as you're immediately caught off guard by its size. There's plenty of room to dress up the space with well chosen items of furniture and lots of wall space for favourite pictures. There's a handy built in cupboard in the corner and doors lead off to the bedrooms and shower room. Fully glazed double doors signal the entrance to the living space.

  • Lounge Diner

    8m x 5.5m (44 sqm) - 26' 2" x 18' (473 sqft)

    This enormous "L" shaped room lends itself to easy zoning with the dining end opposite the kitchen, and the wider section for comfortable seating. A stone built fireplace lines the interior wall (although you'll need to install a fire) and is the focal point for the placement of furniture. Behind is a lovely bay window giving views over the generous front garden and onto the quiet street beyond. The light floods in through the triple aspect glazing.

  • Kitchen

    3.7m x 2.9m (10.7 sqm) - 12' 1" x 9' 6" (115 sqft)

    Recently re-fitted, this contemporary kitchen has sleek lines and a high gloss finish. Fitted with a range of wall and floor units, there's space to one side for an american fridge/freezer, and NEFF integrated appliances include a double oven and grill, induction hob and slimline dishwasher. There's plenty of counter space, a tiled floor and stainless steel sink beneath the window. Recessed LED spotlights complete the look.

  • Shower Room

    2.85m x 1.95m (5.5 sqm) - 9' 4" x 6' 4" (59 sqft)

    A good sized shower room, this one is fitted with a white suite including a double sized cubicle housing a Mira electric shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. There's hygienic vinyl tiling on the floor and a modesty glazed window brings in the light.

  • Bedroom 1

    3.97m x 3m (11.9 sqm) - 13' x 9' 10" (128 sqft)

    This roomy double bedroom has an 'L' return ideal for placing the bed or for creating fitted wardrobes. There's oodles of room for other furniture and is currently serving as generous office space. A large picture window looks out over the rear garden.

  • Bedroom 2

    3.35m x 3m (10 sqm) - 10' 11" x 9' 10" (108 sqft)

    The middle bedroom, this is a good sized double with ample room for attendant furniture. In here you can wake up in the morning, fling open the french windows and greet the morning sunshine in your PJ's!

  • Bedroom 3

    2.65m x 3m (7.9 sqm) - 8' 8" x 9' 10" (85 sqft)

    The third bedroom is suitable as a good sized single or a small double. Again, it has a window overlooking the rear garden and there's a loft hatch in the ceiling.

  • Utility Room

    2.29m x 1.75m (4 sqm) - 7' 6" x 5' 8" (43 sqft)

    No one wants the washing machine in the kitchen, too noisy! Shut yours away in this handy utility room which also has a WC and two decent storage cupboards, one of which is perfect for storing the linens. It's lovely and warm just above the boiler!

  • Carport

    8m x 4.5m (36 sqm) - 26' 2" x 14' 9" (387 sqft)

    No need to worry about the weather. Step out of the car and fish out your door key under cover. It's rather pleasant in here, almost an extension of the living space. In Summer downpours you can bring out your table and chairs, light up the BBQ and still enjoy the outdoors!

  • Front Garden

    10m x 13.8m (138 sqm) - 32' 9" x 45' 3" (1485 sqft)

    The front garden is a generous size and has a lawn with pretty borders and a hard paved area to one side incorporating a secure anchor point for a trailer. The driveway and carport with its colourful slabs will comfortably hold four vehicles. A door from the carport opens onto a garden path which leads down the side of the bungalow and into the rear garden. A garden gate to the front means this side access is completely enclosed. It is both private and secure.

  • Rear Garden

    10.5m x 13.8m (144.9 sqm) - 34' 5" x 45' 3" (1559 sqft)

    The rear garden is a combination of patio, flower beds and lawn. Hemmed in by hedging to the rear and panelled fencing to either side, it's a private, sunny garden. There's plenty of storage too with a good sized garden shed, a larger Summer House and a greenhouse tucked away in the corner. It's a nice spot to while away the hours with hoe or rake, or rather bunk off with coffee and the papers on the patio instead.

  • Please note, all dimensions are approximate / maximums and should not be relied upon for the purposes of floor coverings.

Additional Information:

  • Council Tax:

    Band D

  • Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) Rating:

    Band D (55-68)

  • Service Included:

    Mains electricity, water and drainage
Can you imagine yourself living here? Well don't miss out! Call 24/7 or go on-line TODAY and book your viewing now! This property is for sale by the Modern Method of Auction which is not to be confused with Traditional auction. The Modern Method of Auction is a flexible buyer friendly method of purchase. We do not require the purchaser to exchange contracts immediately, but grant 28 days to achieve exchange of contracts from the date the buyer's solicitor is in receipt of the draft contracts, and a further 28 days thereafter to complete. Allowing the additional time to exchange on the property means interested parties can proceed with traditional residential finance. Upon close of a successful auction or if the vendor accepts an offer during the auction, the buyer will be required to put down a non-refundable Reservation Fee of 4.2% subject to a minimum of £6,000 including VAT which secures the transaction and takes the property off the market. The buyer will be required to sign an Acknowledgment of Reservation form to confirm acceptance of terms prior to solicitors being instructed. Copies of the Reservation form and all terms and conditions can be found in the Legal Pack which can be downloaded for free from the auction section of our website or requested from our Auction Department. Please note this property is subject to an undisclosed Reserve Price which is generally no more than 10% in excess of the Starting Bid. Both the Starting Bid and Reserve Price can be subject to change. Terms and conditions apply to the Modern Method of Auction, which is operated by EweMove powered by iam-sold Ltd”
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Marketed by EweMove Sales & Lettings (Grantham) - Property Reference 16479

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Added on Rightmove:
25 April 2018

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