Set in an elevated position, this beautiful Grade II Listed Tudor cottage provides flexible accommodation, enjoys a private south facing garden, heated swimming pool, double garage & parking
This is a detached period family home a short walk of the town and the river. It is believed to have been built in Tudor times around 1580. It is a timber-framed house with the character and features you would expect with a cottage of this age. These include oak beams and doors, lattice windows, 2 inglenook fireplaces one with the original bread oven. The house was extended in Victorian times on the west side of the house forming a modern fitted kitchen/breakfast room. A staircase from the reception room leads to a first floor 2 room annex, ideal for au pair or additional bedrooms or studio/home office / gym leading to the terrace top tier of the garden with lapsed Planning Permission for conservatory.
Gardens and Grounds: The private gardens are well screened and south facing, arranged over three tiers with each level having a door from the house, the second reception room leading onto the sheltered heated swimming pool with a feature original telephone box which has been transformed into a shower. The whole area surrounded by well stocked flower borders. The patio is ideal for entertaining.
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Set in an elevated position above the town, Ancastle Cottage enjoys a delightful private garden and flexible accommodation.Charlie Chavasse