Built just 6 years ago, 1 School View is situated on the small and quiet residential area off Herne Road, just a few minutes-walk to the Oundle’s historic marketplace. This attractive semi-detached home is set on three floors and has a private garden with a curved stone boundary wall, a garage and driveway with room for two vehicles.
The accommodation on the ground floor comprises of a spacious entrance hall, downstairs cloakroom, living room and kitchen diner. On the first floor are two large double bedrooms and the family bathroom and the top floor, set in the eaves, is dedicated to the principal suite with dressing area and en-suite shower room.
Neutrally decorated throughout, and offering light and airy good size rooms, the property has contemporary bathrooms and kitchen and has been well maintained.
Entered through a canopied front door with obscure glazing, the entrance has a large storage cupboard with room for hanging coats. Dog-leg stairs rise to the first floor.
Built under the stairs, the cloakroom has a white pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback and a low-level W.C. Vinyl floor covering compliments the décor.
Having dual aspect windows, one bay with a deep display sill, the reception room to the front of the property, feels bright and welcoming.
A very light room, the kitchen diner has French doors and two further windows. opening onto the patio and space for a dining table and chairs.
The kitchen is well appointed with white gloss wall and base cupboards to include deep pan drawers, a pull-out larder cupboard and concealed cutlery drawer. Integrated appliances are a Zanussi eye-level electric oven and grill, Zanussi gas hob with extractor hood over, a dishwasher and fridge/freezer. The co-ordinated worktop incorporates a 1.5 bowl stainless steel single drainer sink unit. Ceiling downlighters and vinyl floor covering complete this room.
Of good proportions, this double room is stylishly decorated and has dual aspect windows overlooking Red Kite Drive and fields to the front aspect.
Bedroom three is also a good size double bedroom, again with dual aspect windows.
This large family bathroom has feature tiled flooring as the backdrop to the white suite that consists of a bath with shower and concertina glass screen, pedestal wash hand basin and low-level W.C. In addition, there are white tiled splash areas, ceiling downlighters and an obscure glazed window.
Situated in the eaves, the landing has an airing cupboard.
This room, with a dormer window, has a lovely ambience and is extremely spacious and light. A door leads to:
With a dormer window, the dressing area has a built-in wardrobe and ample room for a vanity unit. Access to the loft space is available. A door opens into:
A lovely light space with a Velux rooflight, vinyl flooring and ceiling downlighters. The suite comprises a fully tiled double shower cubicle, a pedestal wash hand basin and low-level W.C.
1 School View was built by reputable builders, Kier Homes, and has real kerb appeal with stone exterior, stone curved boundary wall to the rear garden and slate borders to the front and side perimeters. There is an outside light and path leading to the front door.
The rear garden is east-facing and feels extremely private. A good size patio runs the length of the side of the property with enough room for outside dining and a hot tub if desired (electrics are in place). This is an easily managed garden with slate and sleeper borders that combine well with the anthracite grey close-board fencing. A gate leads to the driveway and garage.
The single garage has an up and over door, power and light are connected. Eave storage is provided. In front of the garage, two spaces are available on the driveway in tandem.
Oundle is a bustling market town with a range of independent shops, restaurants and businesses as well as schools, leisure facilities, and the Stahl Theatre. It nestles on the River Nene in the pretty rural county of Northamptonshire, yet Peterborough, Kettering, Corby and Stamford are within a 15-mile radius, providing good links to the rail and road networks. On the edge of town, Barnwell Country Park offers lakeside walks, a café and a children’s play area.
What the owners love about their home…..
The current owner has lived in his home since it was first built and was first drawn to it due to the closeness to Oundle centre. It is a lovely quiet area and a well-built property with big rooms throughout.
NHBC 4 years remaining
Dual-floor thermostat control for central heating
Management company fees: £250 p.a.
Council Tax: Band D
All mains services are connected
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