3 bedroom cottage for sale

The Street, PE32

£179,000

Property Description

Key features

  • INTERNAL VIEWING ESSENTIAL
  • Georgian Period Cottage
  • Some modernisation works complete
  • Further refurbishments required
  • Calor gas central heating & double glazing
  • Spacious accommodation with scope to provide an annexe
  • 3 reception rooms & 3 double bedrooms
  • Car parking spaces & garage
  • Courtyard garden
  • Village centre location - close to local amenities

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Deceptively Spacious, mid-terraced Georgian Period Cottage, dating from about 1830, which has undergone some modernisation works in recent years, but still requires further repair and refurbishment.
The property benefits from flexible accommodation, and includes Calor gas fired central heating and sealed unit double glazing, and presently comprises 3 reception rooms and 3 double bedrooms, but could be adapted to provide additional bedrooms or a ground floor annexe, (subject to the usual consents).
There is a car parking space and shrub garden to the front of the property, and a garage, further parking space and an enclosed courtyard garden to the rear.
The Old Post Office is conveniently located in the centre of the Village, within easy walking distance of all local amenities.
Ground Floor: Half double glazed door to;
Former Post Office/Sitting room: 16'10" x 12'4", (5.1m x 3.8m).
Wide, double glazed picture window overlooking front garden. Fitted counter. Fitted shelving. Telephone point. Strip lights. Lockable metal door providing access to rear of original post box. Door and step up to;
Reception Room 2/Family Room/Back Office: 18'3" x 10'0", (5.6m x 3.1m) max.
Stainless steel sink unit with cupboards under. Adjoining fitted shelf with appliance space and plumbing for washing machine under. Glass fronted wall cupboards. Telephone point. Opaque glass rear window. Part glazed door to;
Rear Hall:
Built-in shelved storage cupboard. Built-in airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and fitted immersion heater. Telephone point. Half glazed door to;
Rear Enclosed Porch:
Part opaque double glazed door to rear courtyard.
Shower room:
Fully tiled shower cubicle. Pedestal hand basin with tiled surround. Low level WC. Wall mounted electric room heater. Vinyl floor covering.
Kitchen: 10'2" x 8'10", (3.1m x 2.7m).
Stainless steel double drainer sink unit with drawer and cupboards under, and adjoining fitted work surfaces. "Glow-worm" wall mounted, Calor gas fired central heating boiler. Calor gas and electric cooker points. Through to;
Dining room: 12'0" x 11'3", (3.7m x 3.4m).
Tiled recess for electric fire and adjoining raised stone shelving. Mirror backed display recess. 3 double wall lights. Ceiling beam.
First Floor:
Landing:
Master Bedroom/First Floor Sitting room: 16'10" x 12'4", (5.1m x 3.8m).
Feature stone fireplace with matching TV shelf to side. TV point. Single switch RCD consumer unit. 4 wall light points. Hatch to roof space. 2 double glazed Georgian style windows overlooking the front garden.
Bedroom 2: 13'4" x 10'0", (4.1m x 3.1m).
Range of 2 fitted wardrobe cupboards and central vanity self, with cupboards over. Telephone point.
Bedroom 3: 12'4" x 10'7", (3.8m x 3.2m).
Outside:
A short concrete driveway leads to the front of the property where there is a Car Parking Space, and a well stocked shrub garden with small, concreted patio area.
Original Post Box. Outside lighting.
To the rear of the property, a right of way off Bunkers Hill allows vehicular access to further car parking space for 2/3 cars, a Garage (of brick, flint, block and asbestos construction), 17'9" x 8'5", (5.4m x 2.5m), with double timber entrance doors; and a Courtyard Garden with attractive, raised flowering borders.
Services:
Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected to the property.
Calor gas is provided from 4 bottles located at the rear of the property.
District Authority:
Breckland District Council, Dereham. Tel: (01362) 656833. Tax Band: B.
EPC: E.
Directions
From the A.1065 Fakenham - Swaffham Road, turn at the junction opposite the Newton by Castle Acre village Church of St Mary & All Saints. Bear right at the fork, and follow the road for a further 3 miles into the centre of Sporle. The Old Post Office is on the right, just after the turning signposted 'Palgrave', and directly opposite a Village Convenience Store and Post Office, as marked by a for sale board.
Location:
Sporle is a rural village with a good range of amenities including a shop with Post Office and Off-licence, Primary school, Community Centre, Public House, and a picturesque 'Early English' Church. The nearby Market Town of Swaffham (3½ miles) offers further excellent shopping, educational, sporting and leisure facilities. The village also offers easy access to the A47 (Norwich - Kings Lynn road), and to the A1065 (Fakenham - Swaffham road) which in turn leads to Newmarket and London (via the A11/M11).



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