2 bedroom character property for sale

Great Lane, Greetham

Sold STC £280,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Period House
  • Good-size Plot/Gardens
  • Well Proportioned, Character Features
  • Sitting Room, Dining Room
  • Modern Kitchen
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Modern Bathroom (G/F)
  • Single Garage, Off-road Parking
  • Lovely View to front
  • Energy Rating: D

Full description

Attractive detached stone-built period house with good-sized garden, garage and ample off-road parking situated in a sought-after Rutland village enjoying a pleasant aspect to the front.

Benefiting from gas-fired central heating (with under-floor heating to reception rooms) and sealed-unit double glazing, the property offers well-proportioned accommodation with character features including fireplaces and oak latch doors. The interior is arranged over two storeys and can be summarised as follows:

GROUND FLOOR: Reception Hall, Sitting Room with open fireplace, separate Dining Room with feature fireplace, Rear Hall, modern Kitchen, modern Bathroom; FIRST FLOOR: two double Bedrooms.

OUTSIDE there is a detached single Garage with gravelled driveway providing additional off-road parking and gardens to the front and rear.

Description - Attractive detached stone-built period house with good-sized garden, garage and ample off-road parking situated in a sought-after Rutland village enjoying a pleasant aspect to the front.

Benefiting from gas-fired central heating (with under-floor heating to reception rooms) and sealed-unit double glazing, the property offers well-proportioned accommodation with character features including fireplaces and oak latch doors. The interior is arranged over two storeys and can be summarised as follows:

GROUND FLOOR: Reception Hall, Sitting Room with open fireplace, separate Dining Room with feature fireplace, Rear Hall, modern Kitchen, modern Bathroom; FIRST FLOOR: two double Bedrooms.

OUTSIDE there is a detached single Garage with gravelled driveway providing additional off-road parking and gardens to the front and rear.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Reception Hall - 3.66m x 1.78m (12'0" x 5'10") - Panelled front entrance door, tiled floor, staircase leading to first floor.

Sitting Room - 3.10m x 3.68m (10'2" x 12'1") - Feature Victorian cast-iron open grate with timber surround and tiled hearth, under-floor heating, window to front.

Dining Room - 3.02m x 3.63m (9'11" x 11'11") - Victorian cast-iron fireplace with raised marble tiled hearth, under-floor heating, window to front.

Rear Hall - Radiator, tiled floor, external door to garden.

Kitchen - 3.58m x 2.77m (11'9" x 9'1") - Fitted with range of attractive modern units incorporating oak work surfaces, inset 1.5-bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap, base cupboard and drawer units and matching eye-level wall cupboards.

Tiled splash-backs, space for range cooker with cooker hood above, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, radiator, tiled floor, window to rear.

Bathroom - 2.64m x 2.74m (8'8" x 9'0") - White suite comprising low-level WC, pedestal hand basin and panelled bath with shower above and glass shower screen. Tiled splash-backs, tiled floor, built-in linen cupboard with gas central heating boiler, radiator, extractor fan, window to rear.

First Floor -

Landing -

Bedroom One - 3.68m x 3.33m (12'1" x 10'11") - Radiator, window to front enjoying attractive outlook over large garden and open fields beyond, walk-in storage area with further window to front.

Bedroom Two - 2.97m x 3.66m (9'9" x 12'0") - Radiator, window to front enjoying attractive outlook over large garden and open fields beyond.

Outside -

Detached Single Garage -

Gardens - The property is accessed via a long private gravel driveway flanked by a mature raised border stocked with a variety of shrubs, bushes and conifers. The driveway leads to the garage and provides ample off-road parking for several vehicles.

There is a large open-plan garden laid mainly to lawn with colourful border and inset tree to the front of the house and an enclosed area of garden with lawn to the rear.



Services - None of the services, fittings, or appliances (if any) heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems, telephone or television points have been tested by the Selling Agents.

Greetham - Greetham is a pleasant Rutland village, parts of which form a Conservation Area. It lies about 6.5 miles to the north-east of Oakham and 2 miles to the west of the A1 Great North Road. Within the village there are the usual amenities including a post office store, three public houses, a community centre with bowls club and a football club. Other facilities are available in the surrounding district and these include schools in Cottesmore and Oakham, doctors' surgeries in Empingham, Exton, Market Overton and Oakham, dentists, chiropodist, library etc., in Oakham where there is also a good range of shops. For commuters, with the A1 so close one can commute both north to Grantham and south to Peterborough where there are frequent train services to London, Kings Cross.

Council Tax Band - Enquiries to Rutland County Council, Oakham 01572-722577

Independent Mortgage Advice - Murray, in conjunction with St. James's Place Wealth Management can offer free independent advice whether you buy through Murray Estate Agents or another agent. St. James's Place Wealth Management have access to over 13,000 mortgage products and are able to find the most competitive products from the whole market. Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

N.B. - Interested parties are advised to check with ourselves that these particulars have not been altered or amended in any way since they were issued.

Viewing - By appointment to be made through the Selling Agents please. If you are travelling a long distance please telephone prior to departure to ensure the property is still available and to discuss any particular points which are likely to affect your interest in this property in order that you do not make a wasted journey.

Office Opening Hours - Monday - Friday 9.00 - 5.30
Saturday 9.00 - 4.00
Bank Holidays 10.00 - 2.00

Disclaimer - 1. The particulars are intended to give a fair and substantially correct overall description for the guidance of intending purchasers and do not constitute, nor constitute part of, an offer or contract. No responsibility is assumed for the accuracy of individual items. Prospective purchasers and lessees ought to seek their own professional advice.

2. All descriptions, dimensions, area, reference to condition and necessary permission for use and occupation and their details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct, but any intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection, or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them.

3. No person in the employment of Messrs Murray has any authority to make or give any representations or warranty whatever in relation to this property or these particulars or enter into any contract relating to this property on behalf of the vendor.

4. No responsibility can be accepted for any expenses incurred by intending purchasers or lessees in inspecting properties which have been sold, let or withdrawn.

5. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulation or other consents. Where any reference is made to planning permission or potential uses, such information is given in good faith.

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26 July 2019

Nearest station

  • Oakham (5.6 mi)
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Murray Estate Agents & Chartered Surveyors., Oakham

Market Street, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6DY

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  • Oakham (5.6 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Murray Estate Agents & Chartered Surveyors., Oakham

Market Street, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6DY

01572 366021 Local call rate

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