2 bedroom cottage for sale

Windmill Bank, Gentleshaw

£450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Circa 1700 Semi Detached Cottage
  • Open views to the front & rear
  • 2 double bedrooms
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Sitting Room, Dining room
  • Kitchen, WC
  • Family Bathroom
  • Early Viewing Essential

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rare opportunity to acquire a semi detached cottage that dates from circa 1700;originally a farmhouse and has been in the possession of the current family for Four generations. The property is located in a quiet lane in Gentleshaw, in an elevated position, with far reaching views of Lichfield Cathedral and the Trent Valley from the front, and open fields to the rear. Standing in superb gardens it briefly comprises an entrance porch, sitting room, dining room, kitchen, rear lobby, WC, 2 double bedrooms and a family bathroom. Early viewing is essential to avoid the disappointment of missing out on the property.


Entrance Porch 
Entered from the side of the property via an obscure glass Upvc double glazed door with matching side panels and having a light point, tiled floor and a hardwood door affording access into the main sitting room.

Sitting Room 
6.89m x 5.35m (22'7" x 17'6")
Having Upvc double glazed bow windows to the side and front elevations, two double panel radiators, beamed ceilings, an impressive Inglenook fireplace with a slate hearth, centre and wall light points, stairs off to the first floor and an archway leading into the dining room.

Dining Room 
6.31m x 4.00m (20'8" x 13'1")
Having a beamed ceiling, Upvc double glazed bow window to the side elevation, two double panel radiators, centre and wall light points and a door affording access into the Kitchen.

Kitchen 
4.01m x 3.40m (13'1" x 11'1")
This farmhouse style kitchen has a Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation, a range of cream fronted wall, base and display units with wood effect roll edge work surfaces and tiled splash backs, integrated double oven, one and a half bowl sink/drainer, integrated dish washer, integrated fridge/freezer and separate freezer, plumbing for washing machine, light point, halogen hob with extractor hood over, tiled floor, and a glass panel door into the rear lobby.

Rear Lobby 
Having an obscure glass Upvc double glazed door out to the side elevation, light point, radiator, tiled floor and a door into the guest cloakroom.

Guest Cloakroom 
Having an obscure glass Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation, light point, pedestal wash hand basin, WC and finished with a tiled floor.

First Floor Landing 
Approached via the turned staircase from the sitting room this beamed landing area has a light point, loft access hatch and doors off to the bedrooms and bathroom.

Bedroom One 
5.13m x 2.94m (16'9" x 9'7")
Having a beamed ceiling, Upvc double glazed windows to the front and side elevations, radiator and power points.

Bedroom Two 
4.30m x 3.81m (14'1" x 12'6")
This bright open room has Upvc double glazed windows to the rear and side elevations, a range of built in wardrobes with matching dresser/drawer units, radiator, light point and power points.

Family Bathroom 
This cottage style bathroom with beamed ceiling has a WC, pedestal wash hand basin, bath with electric shower over and an airing cupboard which also houses the central heating boiler.

Garden 
The property is located in a quiet lane and set behind a dwarf boundary wall with gardens to the front, side and rear aspects. To the front is an area laid to lawn with planted areas, established trees and shrubs. A paved footpath leads across the front of the property to a large side paved seating area with access to the two property entrance points and overlooks a formal herb garden.
The gardens are terraced on three further levels: level one is laid to lawn, with surrounding planted borders, mature trees and a Japanese themed small pool from which water flows down a rockery to enter the larger pool on the second level. Steps lead down the garden to a lower seating area around an ornamental pool, with storage sheds, a greenhouse and a vegetable patch.
The lower garden has a summerhouse, a large area laid to lawn with interesting and well stocked flower borders, mature trees and a picket style boundary fence allowing views of the open fields beyond.

Lower garden 
The lower garden has a summerhouse, a large area laid to lawn with interesting and well stocked flower borders, mature trees and a picket style boundary fence allowing views of the open fields beyond.

Garage 
The property benefits from a one vehicle driveway which leads to the detached concrete construction garage with up and over door, side windows and power and light points.

Disclaimer 
Butters John Bee Estate Agents also offer a professional, ARLA accredited Lettings and Management Service. If you are considering renting your property in order to purchase, are looking at buy to let or would like a free review of your current portfolio then please call the Lettings Branch Manager on the number shown above.

Butters John Bee Estate Agents is the seller's agent for this property. Your conveyancer is legally responsible for ensuring any purchase agreement fully protects your position. We make detailed enquiries of the seller to ensure the information provided is as accurate as possible. Please inform us if you become aware of any information being inaccurate.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 July 2019

Nearest stations

  • Rugeley Town (3.3 mi)
  • Hednesford (3.5 mi)
  • Rugeley Trent Valley (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Butters John Bee, Cannock

23 Market Place, Cannock, WS11 1BS

01543 737096 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Butters John Bee, Cannock

23 Market Place, Cannock, WS11 1BS

01543 737096 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Rugeley Town (3.3 mi)
  • Hednesford (3.5 mi)
  • Rugeley Trent Valley (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Butters John Bee, Cannock

23 Market Place, Cannock, WS11 1BS

01543 737096 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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