Bridge Road, Cookley
- Property type: House - Mid Terrace
* Spacious Double Bedroom with Views
* Large En-Suite Bathroom
* Kitchen with Integral Appliances
* Living Room with Patio Doors out to Balcony
* Guest Cloakroom
* Fabulous Decked Area Overlooking Canal
- 1 Bedroom
- 1 Bathroom
- 1 Reception Room
Location, location, location!
The views from this delightful and utterly unique cottage in the heart of Cookley village can only be described as stunning, with a fabulous vista to the rear overlooking (and overhanging) the Staffs/Worcs canal with views across water meadows and the River Stour in the direction of Caunsall.
Ideal for a single person or couple this fabulous property could be described as the ultimate bachelor pad or downsize destination.
The property has been comprehensively upgraded and improved by the present owner since 2015 to include a small two storey extension to the rear, a fully reconfigured layout to maximise the available space, plus comprehensive renewal of virtually the entire fabric of the original cottage which dates from 1887.
Briefly the improvements include full replacement UPVC double glazing, insulated floors with underfloor heating, re-plastering, re-wiring, new roof, new kitchen, bathroom and guest cloakroom plus the addition of a wonderful timber decked terrace which sits on secure steel supports.
The living space is compact yet stylish and contemporary with wood effect tiled flooring through the kitchen with split level steps down to the living room area. The kitchen has a range of cream wall and base cabinets with stainless steel electric oven, five ring gas hob, canopy hood and fridge plus space and plumbing for automatic washing machine.
The living room has sliding double glazed patio doors giving a stunning view over the canal and adjacent countryside whilst featuring a recessed wall alcove suitable for flat screen tv and a delightful illuminated aquarium built into the divided wall between living room and kitchen. A half glazed door gives access to a generous understairs storage space with guest cloakroom having white low level wc and hand basin.
To the first floor there is an excellent double bedroom with two windows enjoying far reaching views to the rear, whilst there is a further recessed wall alcove suitable for flat screen tv, range of in-built wardrobes with sliding panelled doors and in-built airing cupboard housing the gas fired boiler.
The bedroom gives way to an excellent en-suite bathroom, over 13ft in length and equipped with panelled bath, pedestal hand basin, low level wc, chrome heated towel rail and cubicle with mixer shower.
Outside, the living room patio doors lead out to a one metre paved patio with balcony overlooking the canal and sheltered by a wooden canopy overhead. Steps lead down to a timber decked terrace which virtually overhangs the canal with the most amazing views. No. 24 has a right of access to the street across the rear of the neighbouring properties to the left (no. 26 and no. 28). Two substantial timber gates (to the left and to the right) maintain privacy for the occupants of the property.
The property is situated only yards away from the centre of the village which boasts on excellent range of amenities to include late night convenience store, post office, village inns, fast food takeaways, doctors surgery, church, primary school and an excellent village hall and social club with playing fields which run down to the canal side.
|Kitchen||11' 3" x 6' 5" (3.43m x 1.96m)|
|Living Room||12' 1" max x 10' 11" max (3.68m max x 3.33m max)|
|Understairs Storage area||9' 0" x 2' 6" (2.74m x 0.76m)|
|Guest Cloakroom||3' 2" x 2' 6" (0.97m x 0.76m)|
|Double Bedroom||14' 8" x 10' 10" (av) (4.47m x 3.30m (av))|
|En-suite Bathroom||13' 9" x 3' 9" min/ 5'3" max into recess (4.19m x 1.14m min/ 5'3" max into recess)|
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[Information correct as of Sep 25, 2017]