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5 bedroom cottage for sale

Barton In The Beans

Sold STC £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period cottage of considerable character,
  • Stylish extension
  • Approx 0.29 acres
  • Fabulous 30' living kitchen
  • Three Receptions
  • Five Bedrooms

Full description

A superb period cottage, set in grounds extending to approximately 0.29 acres situated in the popular village of Barton in the Beans.

General - The Cottage, 15 Odstone Road, is a period cottage of considerable character with a fabulous extension including a large living kitchen and master bedroom suite. The house is set in approximately 0.29 Acres with extensive road frontage and superb country views. The accommodation briefly includes on the ground floor an elegant sitting room, dining room/snug, study and a magnificent 30' living kitchen. On the first floor there is a master bedroom suite, four further bedrooms and family bathroom.
Outside there are extensive gardens to two sides of the cottage with plenty of room to further develop the property subject to the appropriate local authority consents.

Location - Barton in the Beans is located approximately three miles to the North of Market Bosworth. It lies in some of West Leicestershire's prettiest countryside with some lovely walks from the village towards Congerstone and Shackerstone. Barton In the Beans has a rich history in the 18th century it was an important centre for the Baptist Church and the minister at Barton was the notable clockmaker Samuel Deacon (1746-1816).

Market Bosworth is without doubt one of the most highly regarded and exclusive towns in West Leicestershire. There are some lovely shops and restaurants overlooking the historic Market Place and a fantastic range of sporting facilities including bowls, rugby and tennis clubs. On the edge of the town there is a marina and water park. Market Bosworth is also home to the highly regarded Dixie Grammar School.

The Cottage - The accommodation is arranged over two floors as follows:

Double doors open into the:

Reception Hall - Limestone travertine tiled floor with underfloor heating. Central heating radiator. Balustrade staircase rising to the first floor. Opening off the reception hall is the boiler room and door to

Cloakroom - Low level lavatory with corner wash hand basin.

Sitting Room - 16' x 12' (4.88m x 3.66m) - This is an elegant room, the focal point of which is the open fireplace with timber surround. There is a sash window overlooking the front garden, former front door. Central heating radiator.

Snug/Dining Room - 12'6" x 12' (3.81m x 3.66m) - The current owners use this room as a snug. There is a open fireplace with timber surround and fitted cupboards with shelving to either side. Central heating radiator.

Study - 9' x 8' (2.74m x 2.44m) - Central heating radiator.

Living Kitchen - 31'4" x 15'6" (9.55m x 4.72m) - This is very much the heart of the house and a stunning open plan living space. Opening off the kitchen is a shelved pantry and utility room with further base and wall units.

Kitchen Area - Fitted with a comprehensive range of bespoke painted timber units with polished granite work surfaces over. The units are arranged around a "Stoves" seven ring Range style cooker with polished granite work surfaces to either side and over mantle with plate rack. At the centre of the kitchen area there is a large island with a hardwood work surface incorporating a Belfast style sink. There is a generous amount of storage and book shelving. There is a further unit with polished granite work surfaces and upstands where the integrated appliances include the dishwasher and there is further storage areas with doorway leading to large multi functional walk in pantry.

Living Area - There is a magnificent fireplace which houses a wood burning stove, an oak boarded flooring and french doors from the living area opening onto the terrace.

On The First Floor - A balustrade staircase rises from the reception hall to the first floor landing. The landing is a good size with a wide passageway leading down to the master bedroom suite.

Master Bedroom Suite - 15'6" x 14'1" (4.72m x 4.29m) - The master bedroom overlooks the garden. There is a chimney breast with concealed shelving to both sides and timbers to the ceiling. Central heating radiator.

En-Suite Bathroom - 10'10" x 8'5" (3.30m x 2.57m) - There is a period style roll top bath with central tap, pedestal wash hand basin, large walk in shower enclosure and low flush lavatory. Teak boarded floor and a heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two - 12'6" x 12' (3.81m x 3.66m) - Sash window from the views over adjoining countryside can be enjoyed. The focal point is the ornamental cast iron fire surround. Central heating radiator.

Bedroom Three - 12'7" x 12' (3.84m x 3.66m) - Sash window with views over the adjoining countryside. Central heating radiator and door to.

Box Room - 5'1" x 3' (1.55m x 0.91m) - Sash window.

Bedroom Four - 9'5" x 8'1" (2.87m x 2.46m) - Central heating radiator.

Bedroom Five - 9'8" x 8'9" (2.95m x 2.67m) - Central heating radiator.

Family Bathroom - Fitted with a traditional suite comprising a roll top bath with shower mixer tap. Pedestal wash hand basin by "Royal Doulton", low flush lavatory, large corner shower cubicle with drenching shower, heated towel rail and teak boarded floor.

The Gardens - Mature hedges run along the front boundary. A drive leads through the garden to a large parking area. The front garden is principally lawned with well stocked flower and herbaceous borders. There is a strip of land adjacent to the road where the previous owners have kept chickens.
Climbing roses have been trained up the house which are beautiful and provide glorious colour during the flowering season.
The rear garden is screened from the road by a hedged boundary. The garden is principally lawned and there are four raised vegetable borders and a composting area is screened from the main garden.

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1. They are not authorised to make or give any representations or warranties in relation to the property either here or elsewhere, either on their own behalf or on behalf of their client or otherwise. They assume no responsibility for any statement that may be made in these particulars. These particulars do not form part of any offer or contract and must not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact.

2. Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text, photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulation or other consents and Fox Country Properties have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise.

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