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2 bedroom cottage to rent


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Property Description

Letting information:

Furnishing: Unfurnished
Added on Rightmove: 10 November 2016 (590 days ago)

Key features

  • Semi-Detached Cottage
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Stunning Gardens
  • Detached Summerhouse/Studio
  • Outstanding Field Views
  • Wealth of Charm
  • Sitting Room with Cast-Iron Wood-Burner
  • Exposed Wall and Ceiling Timbers
  • Unfurnished
  • Available Early December 2016

Full description

This semi-detached character cottage which enjoys outstanding views across fields comes to the market with Sowerbys offering a wealth of charm and character including exposed wall and ceiling timbers and a cottage style bespoke kitchen. Internal viewing is essential to appreciate the accommodation which comprises a double aspect sitting room with cast-iron wood-burner and views over the gardens, fully fitted kitchen/diner with built-in appliances, laundry room and cloakroom. To the first floor there are two bedrooms, both of which enjoy views over the gardens and fields beyond, and a family bathroom. To the outside there is a long shingle driveway which allows parking for numerous vehicles and a detached summerhouse/studio which is ideal for anyone wanting to work from home. The enclosed gardens have been meticulously maintained and enjoy outstanding views across fields. 

SHIPDHAM The village of Shipdham is a mile in length and has a range of everyday facilities including doctor’s surgery, shops, primary school, play group, post office, public house and an old airfield, which is now home to Shipdham Aero Club and museum. The village has bus services to Dereham and Watton. Dereham is just five miles from the village and has a wide range of facilities and amenities, whilst the city of Norwich is approximately twenty miles away, including a main line rail link to London's Liverpool Street station and an international airport. Attleborough railway station is approximately 9 miles away with a regular service to Cambridge, London and Stanstead airport. 

ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:- Cottage style door leading to… 

ENTRANCE HALL The hallway has been opened up, allowing access through to the kitchen/diner and door to sitting room. 

SITTING ROOM 15' 2" x 12' 8" (4.62m x 3.86m) Cast-iron wood-burner with recess and shelving to side, television point, exposed ceiling and wall timbers, two radiators and sealed unit double glazed windows with double aspect views over the front and rear gardens. 

KITCHEN/DINER 14' 7" x 13' 9" (4.44m x 4.19m) Bespoke handmade kitchen comprising a 1.5 single drainer sink unit with mixer tap over, extensive range of beech fronted eye and base level units with beech work surfaces over and tiled splashbacks with tiled surrounds. Electric cooker panel, four ring electric hob with built-in oven under, extractor and light over, built-in, dishwasher and built-in fridge. Double aspect room with sealed unit double glazed windows overlooking the front and rear gardens, double radiator and wall timbers. Wall mounted thermostat, tiled flooring, stairs leading to first floor with recess and cupboard under and opening leading through to laundry room. 

LAUNDRY ROOM 9' 1" x 8' 10" (2.77m x 2.69m) into recess Double radiator, base level units with work surfaces over, recess and plumbing for automatic washing machine, sealed unit double glazed window overlooking side gardens, half-glazed door leading to garden and door to cloakroom. 

CLOAKROOM Low level WC, pedestal washbasin, sealed unit double glazed window, radiator and boiler supplying domestic hot water and central heating. 

FIRST FLOOR Access to loft space and sealed unit double glazed window. 

BEDROOM ONE 15' 1" x 11' 10" (4.6m x 3.61m) Well-presented double aspect room with sealed unit double glazed windows overlooking the front and rear gardens, exposed original wall timbers, built-in cupboard and double radiator. 

FAMILY BATHROOM Panel sided bath with mixer shower attachment over, low level WC, pedestal washbasin and sealed unit double glazed window with views to the rear. Tiled splashbacks with tiled surround, electric towel heater and timber flooring. 

BEDROOM TWO 14' 10" x 8' 6" (4.52m x 2.59m) Wall and ceiling timbers, sealed unit double glazed window overlooking rear gardens and built-in cupboard with shelving. 

OUTSIDE A five bar gate allows access to a long shingle drive which approaches the property, allowing off road parking for numerous vehicles. There are well-stocked flower and shrub borders and mature trees. A further gate allows access to a path which approaches the property. The gardens are immaculately presented and enjoy outstanding views across fields and are mainly laid to lawn with well-stocked flower and shrub borders. There is a patio area which is ideal for entertaining, there are herbaceous borders and various timber outside garden sheds. Furthermore, there is a detached summerhouse/studio. To the front of the property there are further lawned gardens with well-stocked flower borders and beds with outstanding views over fields. There is outside lighting and an outside tap. Viewing is strongly recommended to fully appreciate the location and views. 

DETACHED SUMMERHOUSE/STUDIO 15' 7" x 8' 7" (4.75m x 2.62m) Timber flooring and power and lighting. Currently being used for studio purposes with some original timbers but could easily be adapted into a work from home office or indeed outside annexe style accommodation. A door leads to the garden and double french doors lead out to the garden. 

ENERGY EFFICIENCY RATING E. The reference number or full certificate can be obtained from Sowerbys upon request.
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