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Charles Kingsley Cottages, Longwater LanePrice Guide £575,000Available
A truly unique Grade II Listed cottage reputed to date from 1896. The cottage has been refurbished in recent years but still retains many of the original features and has a cosy and quaint feel.
Situated in a traditional country village there is easy access to many leisure activities, great Public Houses and a local Cricket Pitch.
Excellent local primary school.
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  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Reception
  • 1 Bathroom

A charming Grade II Listed cottage having been refurbished in recent years the works including striping the roof, battening and felting in 2008, upgrading the electrical system and gas fired central heating system with replacement boiler. Internal viewing is recommended in order to fully appreciate the character features of the property including the rear courtyard area with two useful outbuildings and pathway leading to large mature gardens.

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The accommodation comprises:
On the First Floor:
Bedroom 1: fireplace having pine mantel and surround, radiator, two double built-in wardrobes.
Bedroom 2: radiator, fireplace.
Bedroom 3: fireplace with pine mantel and surround, single built-in wardrobe, cupboard housing wall mounted gas fired boiler.
Family Bathroom: white suite comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, W.C.
Landing: radiator, window, access to insulated and mainly boarded roof space with electric light.

On the Ground Floor:
Enclosed Entrance Porch: half glazed front door with adjoining glazed screen, quarry tiled floor, radiator, doors leading to dining room and:
Lounge: fireplace with wood burning stove on raised hearth, wooden mantel and brick hearth, walls half panelled, alcove with built-in dresser having wall shelving, display surface with drawers and cupboards under, radiator, wood block floor, archway to:
Dining Room: picture rail, door leading to rear courtyard and mature rear gardens, wood block floor, fireplace having wooden mantel and tiled hearth, four single wall lights, radiator.
Kitchen: Belfast sink with mixer tap, cupboards under, range of base units with work surfaces having drawers, cupboards and recess under with plumbing for washing machine together with space for fridge, wall mounted cupboards, double wall mounted display cabinet, recess with Range Master cooker, two walls half panelled, radiator, quarry tiled floor, access to roof space, radiator, walls partly tiled above units, door giving access to the courtyard and the mature rear gardens.


Garden Shed. Children’s Wendy House. Outside Water Tap and Outside Light.

Home Office: two electric radiators, some beams in the ceiling, former bread oven, laminate floor, three single wall lights.

Storage Room with Utility Area: fluorescent light, tiled floor, plumbing for washing machine together with space for tumble dryer, door to walk-in storage cupboard.

 The Gardens: To the front of the property there is brick paviour parking area for two cars along with a mature front garden having a depth of 50’ (15 metres) comprising large lawn with gravelled pathway. To the rear of the property there is a large courtyard area having a depth of 26’ (8 metres) being bounded by brick walls at the sides and comprises a large paved area together with a small gravelled area.

Between the two outbuildings there is a pathway leading to a mature rear garden being 64’ x 30’ (19 metres x 9 metres) being bounded by wooden fencing and comprises large lawn with garden shed and Wendy House.