This two bedroom end of terrace house, with a converted loft space, is a real gem in a quiet town centre location, just a few minutes walk from the market place and supermarkets in the historic town of Oundle. The property is close to all of the amenities, including a wide range of shops, restaurants and leisure facilities. The town is renowned for its excellent schooling for all ages and its close proximity to Peterborough, Kettering and Corby, all offering direct train links into central London in under an hour.
The inviting hallway has a window overlooking the front garden and oak effect laminate flooring. It has stairs rising to the first floor and a door to the reception room. It also benefits from storage space under the stairs, and a useful pantry. At the far end of the hall, doors lead to the kitchen and utility. The original doors with brass handles add real character to the property.
The living room has picture rails, and a feature fireplace with an electric fire, giving this room a cosy feel. The original doors have brass furniture, and the large window to the front garden gives a superb view of the historic buildings of Oundle, including the church and public school.
The newly-fitted gloss cream kitchen units offer plenty of storage, and the genuine beech wood worktops give a luxury feel to the kitchen. There is an integrated fridge/freezer, electric hob with extractor fan above and electric fan oven. The cream sink and drainer is composite and there is tiling to the splash back areas. A window overlooks the conservatory and rear garden. A door loops back into the hallway and another door leads into the conservatory.
The former downstairs bathroom has been converted into a useful utility room with space for a washing machine and cupboards for extra storage. This room also houses the combi boiler, and a stainless steel sink, together with a low-level WC. A frosted window is positioned at the rear of the property. A pantry is adjacent to the utility room.
This sunny conservatory serves as an excellent dining space, overlooking the south facing rear garden. Double UPVC doors lead out to the garden. It has ceramic tiled flooring and additional electric heating, making this a room for all seasons.
This spacious bedroom overlooks the front of the property and benefits from some lovely views. An original cast iron fireplace adds a nice touch to the room. There are two double fitted wardrobes, and hidden behind the wardrobes, the stairs rise to the second floor loft conversion.
This generous double room to the rear of the property has a cast iron fireplace.
This large family bathroom, at the rear of the property, comprises a white bath, wash hand basin with mixer tap, vanity unit, and low-level WC. There is a separate shower cubicle. The floor is tiled and there is a frosted window to the rear aspect. A large built-in storage cupboard with integrated heater to warm laundry is situated in the bathroom.
With a hidden staircase leading off the main bedroom, this ideal loft conversion is currently being used as an office and guest room. It offers generous headroom and lots of light from two Velux windows, which are set in the eaves. This space could easily be adapted to conform with building regulations, and become a third double bedroom.
The front garden is laid to lawn with shrub borders. There is a blocked paved area to the front of the property. A side gate allows access to the low maintenance gravel rear garden, which is south facing. It boasts a fig tree, two apple trees, shrub and colourful flower boarders, and a shed with power and lighting.
Subject to planning permission, this property has potential to be extended from the west wall with a single or double storey extension. This would add value and floorspace to the property. The features of this property, such as the picture rails, cast iron fireplaces and original fifties-style internal doors, add charm and character to this home. Please call today to arrange your accompanied viewing!
The Seller advises that this property has been extended/altered but there are no building regulations or planning permissions information available. The current owner uses the extension as an office/guest room.
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