A well-appointed stone property, Bake Oven Cottage offers deceptively spacious and versatile accommodation. The core summary comprises a well-appointed wrap-around kitchen incorporating separate sitting room and dining room areas; a formal sitting room with wood burner, a well-appointed family bathroom and study, whilst the four first floor bedrooms are served by a further en-suite shower room and a second family bathroom. In addition, the detached triple garage block has a spacious fifth bedroom studio apartment above it, complete with kitchen and shower room. The property is positioned within mature gardens with fine views of just over a quarter of an acre, with generous gravelled parking and an edge of village setting accessed along a no-through lane.
Pilsgate is an attractive small village just 3 miles east of Stamford, with many period houses nestled amongst attractive rolling countryside.
The entrance hallway passes a study and fabulously appointed bathroom with a double Jacuzzi bath and walk-in shower en-route to the triple aspect sitting room with exposed stonework walls, ceiling beams and a dual-fuel wood burner. The wrap-around kitchen with its adjoining dining room and sitting room offers a spacious and convivial social area, from which there are far-reaching garden views. The bespoke kitchen suite has granite work tops, a Rangemaster cooker, walk-in pantry and a utility room. The sitting room conservatory with the adjoining dining room are later addition, with doors to both an enclosed courtyard as well as to main garden.
The split level first floor accesses the principal bedroom with walk-in wardrobe and en-suite shower room, along with three further bedrooms served by the second family bathroom.
A short distance from the house, a secondary external stone staircase on the outside of a substantial detached stone building rises to a fabulously versatile and well-presented first floor open plan studio apartment, located above the property's triple garage. Currently used as the property's fifth bedroom, it would also be ideal a s business base, or for investment or holiday home letting income.
The property is enclosed by attractive stone walls with a spacious gravelled parking area in front of the triple garage. The former stone bread oven is adjacent to the side door into the kitchen and serves as a focal reminder of the origins of this family home. The south facing private gardens lies to the rear of the house and is principally laid to lawn with established borders together with an ornamental pond and bridge. A decked area around the pond and terracing by the conservatory offer relaxing places to sit and enjoy the garden. In all the property amounts to around 0.27 acres.
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Stamford is a thriving market town, which is regarded as one of the finest examples of a Georgian town in the country. It has a very active and thriving community with a weekly Friday market and a fortnightly farmers' market, whilst there is a great variety of restaurants, hotels and boutique shops to explore. The area as a whole offers an enviable selection of both state and private schools and is particularly coveted by families who want to enjoy the lifestyle and amenities the town and surrounding countryside has to offer, whilst also being within easy reach of major commercial centres and lines of communication.
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