Property details

Main Street, Stretton under Fosse, RUGBY, Warwickshire

Offers Over  £425,000

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 2 receptions

Description

Brown & Cockerill Estate Agents are delighted to offer for sale this stunning three bedroom character cottage situated in the heart of this picturesque Warwickshire village.

Dating back to 1632, the cottage has been extended and now offers modernised accommodation set over two floors with a separate two-storey detached 'bakehouse' to the side. This offers scope for a conversion to a home office or additional guest accommodation.

The property offers a wealth of period features to include exposed timber beams, brace and latch doors and an inglenook fireplace. A particular feature of this property is the substantial garden which extends to approximately 240ft and is stocked with a variety of specimen plants, shrubs and mature trees.

In brief, the accommodation comprises of a ground floor cloakroom/w.c., lounge with feature inglenook fireplace, dining room and a kitchen/breakfast room which has been refitted with a range of modern units and incorporates a Rayburn stove.

To the first floor there are three well-proportioned bedrooms and a family bathroom.

The property benefits from gas fired central heating to radiators and double glazing throughout.

Externally, there is off road parking to the immediate front with double gates opening to a courtyard garden which leads to a single garage with woodshed and stores. To the side of the property is a two-storey building known as the 'bakehouse', which offers scope for many uses including conversion to a home office or additional accommodation.

Internal viewing is strongly recommended to appreciate the character and features this property offers.
A Three Bedroom Timber Framed Period Cottage
Originally Built in 1632
A Wealth of Beams and Features
Lounge with Inglenook Fireplace, Dining Room
First Floor Bathroom, Ground Floor W.C.
Bespoke, High Quality Kitchen/Breakfast Room
Substantial Well Stocked Rear Garden
Single Garage With Stores/Outbuildings
Separate Two Storey Bakehouse
Views Over Fields To the Rear
Proceeding from our town centre office continue along the A426 Newbold Road for approximately 0.5 mile. At the roundabout take the first exit and continue towards Newbold Upon Avon. Pass through the village and to take the B4112 road through Harborough Magna and Pailton. Turn left onto the B4027 Coventry Road and continue for approximately 1 mile into the village of Stretton Under Fosse. The property can be located on the left hand side and identified via a Brown & Cockerill For Sale board.

Features

Ground Floor

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
17' 10" x 11' 7" (5.44m x 3.53m) Fitted with a comprehensive range of bespoke oak base and wall mounted units to incorporate an inset Belfast sink with antique style mixer taps. Adjoining granite work surfaces with coordinating part tiled walls. Glass fronted display cabinets with accent and pelmet lighting. Integrated microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and fridge. 'Rayburn' stove which provides domestic hot water and central heating. Extractor canopy. Ceramic tiled floor. Exposed timber beams. Upvc leaded double glazed windows to the front and rear elevations. Brace and latch doors to the Dining Room.
Dining Room
13' 9" x 10' 1" (4.19m x 3.07m) With Upvc leaded double glazed windows to the front and side elevations. Staircase off to the first floor landing. Exposed timber beams. Radiator.
Lounge
14' 9" x 12' 1" (4.50m x 3.68m) Offering a wealth of features to include exposed timber beams and an inglenook fireplace with exposed brickwork and multi fuel burner. Two Upvc leaded double glazed window to the side elevations. Television aerial point. Radiator. Upvc opaque double glazed door giving access to the rear courtyard.
Cloakroom/W.C.
Fitted with a white suite to comprise of a close coupled w.c. and a pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator. exposed timber beams. Upvc opaque double glazed window to the side elevation.

First Floor

Split Level Landing
With wall lights. Connecting brace and latch doors off to:
Bedroom One
15' 10" x 14' (4.83m x 4.27m) With Upvc leaded double glazed windows to the rear and side elevations. Exposed timber beams. Radiator.
Bedroom Two
15' 6" x 9' 10" (4.72m x 3.00m) With Upvc leaded double glazed windows to the front and side elevation. Exposed timber beams. Radiator. Built in wardrobe.
Bedroom Three
10' 9" x 10' (3.28m x 3.05m) With Upvc leaded double glazed windows to the front and side elevations. Exposed timber beams. Radiator. Airing cupboard housing an insulated hot water cylinder with linen shelves.
Bathroom
Fitted with a three piece suite to comprise of a panelled corner bath with telephone style mixer shower attachment and electric shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and a close coupled w.c. Coordinating fully tiled walls. ceramic tiled floor. Radiator. Extractor. Upvc opaque leaded double glazed window to the rear elevation.

Externally

Bakehouse
13' x 12' 1" (3.96m x 3.68m) A versatile two storey building to the side of the cottage which offers excellent potential for conversion to a home office or additional guest accommodation. There are Upvc double glazed French doors opening onto the courtyard. Upvc leaded double glazed windows to the front and side elevations. Currently used for as a garden room and for storage.
Garden and Outside Space
There is off road parking available to the immediate front with further parking and a garage available via wrought iron gates in the courtyard. The courtyard itself is block paved with a further private seating area that provides an excellent space for al-fresco dining and entertaining. Adjacent to the single garage is a wood store and workshop area along with a potting shed.

A feature of this property is the well stocked rear garden which extends to approximately 240 feet and backs on to open fields. The garden has been thoughtfully landscaped and offers several lawn areas which are planted with a variety of specimen shrubs, maturing trees and flowers. A pathway meanders through the garden to provide access to a vegetable plot, natural pound, and wildlife garden which was formerly a duck pond.

Agents Notes

Location
Stretton under Fosse is a picturesque village situated between Rugby and Coventry. Day-to-day shopping can be found at the farm shop in the village and at Brinklow, which is less than 2 miles away. More comprehensive shopping facilities are available in nearby Coventry and Rugby.
There is junior state schooling available in the nearby villages of Monks Kirby and Brinklow with an excellent choice of private schooling available in Coventry, Warwick, Rugby and Leamington Spa. The road and motorway networks of the A5, A14, M6, M69 and M1 are all within a short distance. There is an intercity high-speed rail service to London Euston and Birmingham New Street available from Rugby and Coventry.
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