Old Northwick Lane, Northwick, Worcester
- Property type: Detached house
A most beautiful and deceptively spacious three/four bedroom detached character family home enjoying a generous plot, situated in a quiet location within the sought after Northwick area of Worcester. Parts of the Cottage date back to the 17th Century and originally belonged to the Bishop of Worcester Estate.
Accommodation comprising: Entrance Hall, Snug, Dining Room, Breakfast Kitchen, Sun Room, Utility Room, downstairs Cloakroom and Sitting Room. On the first floor: Three double Bedrooms, further Dressing Room/Bedroom, Family Bathroom and Shower Room.
Outside: The property from generous gardens to the front and rear, detached double Garage with Store Room/Office to the rear and Loft Room over.
The property is entered via hard wood door giving access into:
ENTRANCE PORCH: with windows to two aspects, recessed ceiling light points, tiled floor and obscure glazed panelled wooden doors giving access into:
ENTRANCE HALL: with ceiling light point, stairs rising to the first floor, tiled floor and door giving access into:
SNUG: 13’0 x 10’11” the centrepiece of which is a coal effect gas fire with stone hearth and wooden mantle over, window to the front aspect, wall light point, radiator and door providing access into Sitting Room.
DINING ROOM: 13’1” x 11’10” with original brick flooring, window to the front aspect, radiator, ceiling light point, feature fireplace, useful under stairs cupboard, telephone point and door giving access into:
IMPRESSIVE OPEN PLAN KITCHEN BREAKFAST ROOM: 18’10” x 11’8” Initially into:
Breakfast Room Area: with skylight window, tiled flooring, inpressive vaulted ceiling, ceiling light point and radiator.
Kitchen Area: a farmhouse style kitchen fitted with a matching range of base and wall mounted units, tiled splash backs, under lighting, one and a half bowl stainless steel drainer sink unit with mixer tap over, integral appliances to include double oven with gas hob and extractor hood with lighting above, integral fridge, integral dishwasher, impressive vaulted ceiling, window to the rear aspect, tiled flooring, part obscure pattern glazed wooden door giving access to:
SIDE LOBBY: with ceiling light point, tiled floor, radiator, part glazed hard wood door giving access out to the side of the property and door giving access into:
DOWNSTAIRS CLOAKROOM: with low level W.C., pedestal wash hand basin, ceiling light point, radiator, tiled flooring and obscure window to the side aspect.
From the side Lobby, doorway gives access into:
UTILITY ROOM: 9’11” x 6’0” with matching base units, stainless steel drainer sink unit, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for fridge, wall mounted gas central heating boiler, ceiling light point, radiator, tiled floor, window to the rear aspect and hatch giving access into loft space.
From the Breakfast Room, archway through to:
GARDEN ROOM: 10’7” x 8’0” with full length windows to the rear aspect, glazed door giving access out to the garden, tiled floor, radiator, wall light point and door giving access into:
IMPRESSIVE SPACIOUS SITTING ROOM: 27’5” maximum (into bay) 23’10” minimum x 13’7” maximum 12’4” minimum, the centrepiece of which is a gas log burner with Inglenook style fireplace and tiled hearth, window to the front aspect, full length bay window to the rear aspect with double opening glazed doors giving access out to rear garden, wall light points, door providing access back to Snug, two radiators, television, aerial point.
From the Entrance Hall, stairs rise to the first floor:
LANDING: with skylight window to the rear aspect, ceiling light point, radiator, door to airing cupboard with light and access into loft space and door giving access into:
MASTER BEDROOM: 14’7” maximum 12’10” minimum x 12’11” with cast iron feature fireplace, window to the front aspect, fitted drawers, ceiling light point, radiator.
BEDROOM 2: 13’5” x 11’10” with window to the front aspect, radiator, ceiling light point, hatch giving access into loft.
BEDROOM 3: 12’11” maximum x 13’1” maximum (to rear wardrobe), with window to the front aspect, cast iron feature fireplace, ceiling light point, radiator, fitted wardrobes with mirrored doors.
BEDROOM 4 / DRESSING ROOM: 6’7” x 6’4” currently with wardrobes with mirrored sliding doors, ceiling light point, radiator, hatch giving access into loft space, window to the rear aspect.
FAMILY BATHROOM: with low level W.C., pedestal wash hand basin, bath with shower over, ceiling and wall light points, obscure window to the rear aspect, radiator, extractor fan, tiled floor and wall mounted heater.
SHOWER ROOM: with low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, shower cubicle, ceiling light point, extractor, window to rear aspect and radiator.
To the front of the property, there are well tended lawns with shrub borders, hedge and pedestrian gate to the front. There is also the benefit of courtesy outside lighting and to the side is a generous driveway providing parking for several vehicles. From here access can be gained into:
DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE: 18’3” x 18’3” which also benefits from a useful Office to the rear and most spacious loft room above, initially to:
Double Garage Area: with two up and over doors, windows to either side, power and lighting and door giving access out to rear to:
Office: 18’3” x 7’6” with windows to the rear and side aspect, part glazed door giving access out to rear garden, ceiling light point and stairs rising to:
SPACIOUS LOFT ROOM: 26’1” x 12’4” with skylight window to the side aspect, circular window to the rear aspect, ceiling light point, access into eaves.
To the side of the property is a pathway with courtesy lighting and outside tap.
The rear garden enjoys a glorious south facing aspect and is initially laid to a spacious patio seating area with further courtesy lighting, pergola and ornamental pond. The majority of the garden is mainly laid to lawn enclosed by fencing and walls, offering a good degree of privacy.
On the opposite side there is a further pathway with outside lighting, door back into house and lawned garden. A pathway then leads back round to the front of the property.
Historically there has been planning passed for the conversion of a double garage into a two bedroom bungalow annexe, and a new double garage to be erected on the other side of the property. Both permissions have lapsed but could potentially be reinstated subject to approval.
|SITTING ROOM||27' 5" x 13' 7" (8.36m x 4.14m)|
|DINING ROOM||13' 1" x 11' 10" (3.99m x 3.61m)|
|SNUG||13' 0" x 10' 11" (3.96m x 3.33m)|
|KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM||18' 10" x 11' 8" (5.74m x 3.56m)|
|GARDEN ROOM||10' 7" x 8' 0" (3.23m x 2.44m)|
|UTILITY||9' 11" x 6' 0" (3.02m x 1.83m)|
|BEDROOM ONE||14' 7" x 12' 11" (4.44m x 3.94m)|
|BEDROOM TWO||13' 5" x 11' 10" (4.09m x 3.61m)|
|BEDROOM THREE||12' 11" x 13' 1" (3.94m x 3.99m)|
|BEDROOM/DRESSING ROOM:||6' 7" x 6' 4" (2.01m x 1.93m)|
|OFFICE||18' 3" x 7' 6" (5.56m x 2.29m)|
|STUDIO ROOM||26' 1" x 12' 4" (7.95m x 3.76m)|
|DOUBLE GARAGE||18' 3" x 18' 3" (5.56m x 5.56m)|
These measurements are for guidance only.
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[Information correct as of Feb 24, 2018]