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*Outstanding Detached Character Cottage *Sought After Lickey End Location *Ideal For Commuting Via The M42 & M5 *Large Well Stocked Gardens *Garage And Outbuildings *Three Reception Rooms *Three Bedrooms And Potential For A Separate Annex *Cellar .
*Outstanding Detached Character Cottage *Sought After Lickey End Location *Ideal For Commuting Via The M42 & M5 *Large Well Stocked Gardens *Garage And Outbuildings *Three Reception Rooms *Three Bedrooms And Potential For A Separate Annex *Cellar *Viewing Essential.
The Old House is a delightful and substantial detached period cottage with a separate former coach house believed to date back over 200 years, and which in recent times has undergone a sympathetic programme of modernisation and enhancement combining immense charm with elements associated with a contemporary lifestyle. A particular feature of the property are the gardens which incorporate a dramatic water feature together with gravelled areas and a variety of outbuildings including a garage and utility/greenhouse. The Old House benefits from a former coach house which is set out over two floors and offers flexible living space for a variety of uses, the coach house has retained a considerable amount of aged timber work including beams.
The accommodation, which benefits a gas fired heating system and solar panels (both pv and thermal), briefly comprises; entrance hall/sitting room, snug, formal dining room, inner hall, downstairs cloakroom, breakfast kitchen, cellar, landing, three bedrooms, family bathroom. Separately the former coach house consists of a large ground floor room, boiler room, landing, and a large upstairs room. This useful space is currently used for storage but would lend itself to a separate annex, studio, office, gymnasium or games room.
Externally the property benefits secure off road parking, detached garage with log store to rear, greehouse/utility room, courtyard garden. The primary garden is spacious, mature and well stocked with a feature garden pond and plenty of sitting areas amongst the mature shrubs and trees.
In summary this is a distinctive character cottage unique to the market and it will make a fantastic family home bursting with character with further potential.
The property can be accessed through both the front and rear with gates onto School Road. The original entrance leads to:
13ft9 x 13ft7
Bay window to front, parque flooring, inglenook fireplace housing open fire, radiator, doors to:
13ft11 x 12ft5
Window to front, radiator, brick built fireplace housing log burner, solid wood flooring.
Stairs rising to first floor, doors to:
Fitted with a close coupled wc, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator, frosted window to side.
18ft9 x 10ft2
Window to side, French doors opening to courtyard garden, to radiators, brick built feature fireplace housing open fire.
16ft3 x 13ft (max)
Fitted with a range of matching units to wall and base, base units with a granite work surface over and inset belfast sink, range cooker with six burner hob included, space for fridge, integral dishwasher, window to side, door to side/rear access, quarry tiled flooring, door and steps leading to:
12ft x 11ft3
Providing useful storage space with power and lighting laid on.
Window to side, bank of fitted cupboards, doors to:
17ft10 x 14ft1
Windows to front and side, radiator, plumbed in wash hand basin.
13ft11 x 12ft7
Window to front, radiator, access to loft void.
11ft11 x 11ft6
Two windows to side, radiator.
24ft11 x 6ft1
Fitted with a white suite comprising free standing roll top bath with shower extension, close coupled wc, pedestal wash hand basin, double shower cubicle, two radiators, two extractor fans, two windows to rear, window to side, access to loft void.
Gated access from School Lane and providing access to the main house, the coach house, the rear garden the log store, the greenhouse/utility room and opening to the driveway.
Providing secure gated off road parking.
15ft3 x 10ft8
Up and over door, lighting laid on, log store to the rear with separate door.
17ft10 x 7ft2
Providing further storage space, gas central heating boiler serving the main house, plumbing for washing machine, sink unit.
17ft8 x 13ft8
Currently used as a storeroom, two radiators.
13ft11 x 7ft6
Circular feature window to side, radiator, gas central heating boiler serving the coach house.
Radiator, built in cupboard, window to rear, door to:
Studio / Workshop
17ft8 x 14ft5
Current in use as a storage and games room, two windows to rear, radiator.
Mainly laid to gravel with rear patio, rockery and a number of mature shrubs, integral lighting has been added. Side access leads to:
Comprising a paved patio leading to a feature circular patio to the side, feature garden pond, remainder mainly laid to lawn with a host of mature shrubs and trees, further sitting area to both sides. Summer house and metal garden shed included. A lovely private space for entertaining family and friends.3 bedrooms
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