Guide price £550,000
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A charming character property set within the heart of a very desirable village and offering beautifully appointed accommodation arranged over two floors. The property has some delightful features such as a bespoke kitchen, stone and oak "fired Earth" floors and a wood burning stove, while outside the private rear garden is well stocked with fruit trees and mature shrubs and enjoys a sheltered Southerly aspect.
An entrance hall with stone floors opens to a generous breakfast kitchen with a range of wall and floor standing cabinets under oak work surfaces.
An electric Rangemaster with matching extractor hood will remain at the property along with the integrated dishwasher. A pantry provides further storage and French doors open out onto a sheltered terrace and gardens beyond.
The spacious sitting room is open to the formal dining room with oak flooring and a wood burning stove set within a deep chimney breast. French doors with side lights take in peaceful views over the rear garden while the formal dining area enjoys views over the front lawns.
A further reception room is dual aspect with exposed stone walls and a chimney breast with in built shelving over and fitted storage cupboards. Currently used as a music and play room, this pleasant space could serve as a snug or a home office.
The boot room is a very practical area with stone flooring, a useful utility cupboard with space for a washing machine and access to the driveway and garage.
Stairs rise to a pleasant landing area where four bedrooms and a family bathroom can be found.
The master bedroom has an en suite shower room and an excellent range of fitted wardrobes. There are two further double bedrooms with in built wardrobes plus a generous single bedroom.
The family bathroom has a roll top bath on claw feet, a large shower, sink and WC.
Grounds & Gardens
The property sits neatly behind a deep open lawn area with a pathway leading to the front door. To the side of the property is a single driveway leading to a brick and block built garage. There are two pedestrian gates into the garden which is South facing and set into distinct areas. There are numerous seating areas including stone terraces ideal for outdoor dining sets. The lawn garden is slightly raised with mature borders and flower beds. A further orchard area gives way to a vegetable garden with raised beds and a greenhouse.
The current vendors have had preliminary drawings for the addition of an Orangery, and side extension to the property along with a new garage with home office over. Whilst planning permission was never sought, these can be viewed and will be offered with the property. Please speak to the agent for further details.
Glapthorn is a charming village with a church and highly regarded primary school. There are footpaths and bridleways leading from the village, providing access to the gentle rolling countryside. Oundle lies about 1 ½ miles to the South and offers a range of traditional family run shops, businesses and restaurants all set around the historic market place.
Glapthorn lies equidistant from Peterborough and Stamford (14 miles) both offering extensive shopping, schooling and leisure options. Both have regular train services with Peterborough to London King Cross being approximately 46 minutes journey time.
Electric, water and mains drains are understood to be connected. The property has Oil fired central heating. The property contains a generous loft space. The majority of it is boarded and has the benefit of lighting. (None tested by the agent).
Fixtures & Fittings
Every effort has been made to omit any fixtures belonging to the Vendor in the description of the property and the property is sold subject to the Vendor's right to the removal of, or payment for, as the case may be, any such fittings, etc. whether mentioned in these particulars or not. All fixtures specifically mentioned in these particulars are included in the sale and the fixtures normally designated as tenants equipment are excluded.
East Northamptonshire Council.
Freehold for sale by private treaty.
Vacant possession upon completion.
Strictly by appointment through Humberts Stamford.
The site and floor plans forming part of these sale particulars are for identification purposes only. All relevant details should be legally checked as appropriate.