Attractive, period village house with extensive gardens.
The Croft is an attractive, detached, Georgian double fronted house located in the sought after village of Blakesley. It is of stone and brick construction with a slate roof.
The property benefits from a wealth of period features, including exposed timber floorboards, cast iron fireplaces, stain glass windows, ceiling rose and exposed beams.
The central hallway provides access to all of the reception rooms and with stairs leading to the first floor. The drawing room and dining room are wonderfully light with high ceilings, bay windows and working fireplaces. Leading from the dining room is a further study. The sitting room benefits from doors onto the terrace, an exposed brick fireplace and Clearview wood burning stove.
To the rear of the house is a spacious kitchen/breakfast room with a range of Fraser James oak base and wall units, marble work surfaces,ceramic sink, four oven oil-fired Aga, walk in pantry and room for a table and chairs.
The utility room has access to the garden and provides additional space for white goods and storage, including a loft storage area currently accessed by a ladder, which offers scope for conversion, subject to necessary consents.
On the first floor the master bedroom is light and spacious, with high ceilings, a cast iron fireplace and a recently fitted en suite shower room. There are three further double bedrooms, all with character features, and a family bathroom with roll top bath and separate shower.
The rear garden provides the rare opportunity of an extensive outdoor space, whilst being in a central village location. It comprises a landscaped terrace area, lawn, vegetable garden, fruit nets and a variety of trees including plum, apple, crab apple and apricot. There is also a further area of grass, with an impressive walnut tree, which is fenced and currently used as a paddock to graze two sheep that could offer scope to be used as a pony paddock. The site extends to approximately 0.37 Acres.
There is a stable of brick and stone construction and a separate store, with covered log store area, which can be used for a range of purposes including garden storage or a feed room.
There is also a single garage with electric roller shutters and off road parking. The property benefits from a right of access over the neighbouring properties drive to access the garage and garden.
This is ideal for those looking for a spacious period property with impressive gardens in a popular village location.
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The rare opportunity to acquire a spacious period property with impressive gardens in a popular village location.Catherine Scandrett