Inglenook is a pretty semi detached stone cottage standing in an enviable edge of village location, with far reaching views over open countryside. In need of some updating, the cottage is for sale with no onward chain and retains many period features with exposed beams, latch doors and of particular note, a stone inglenook fireplace with an exposed bressumer beam and flagstone hearth. Extended at the rear, Inglenook provides spacious accommodation with three double bedrooms, a small en-suite shower to the master bedroom, two reception rooms, a fitted kitchen with appliances and ground floor bathroom. Off road parking has been created at the side and the South facing rear garden has a shaped lawn, deep flower and shrub borders and a vegetable garden. There is a cedar greenhouse, a potting shed and outside tap. Immediately behind the cottage is a patio area with and a gated side access from the driveway.
LOCATION: Farthingstone is a lovely village, surrounded by stunning West Northamptonshire countryside. One of the most sought after villages to live in Northamptonshire, there are many picturesque stone houses and the Joymead gardens, which are open to the public, boasts cloisters, picnic areas and hold many local events. The Kings Arms, with it's roaring open fire and games room, is a free house and attracts many visitors to it's secret garden and the fantastic real ales and fine foods. There is a golf course within walking distance and the village is approximately 40-minutes from Central Milton Keynes where a wide range of shops and facilities are available as well as Milton Keynes Central Railway with direct and 30 minute trains to London Euston. For more information about the village visit the village website at www.farthingstone.org.uk
ACCOMMODATION: Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Bathroom, Landing, Master Bedroom with En-suite Shower, Two further Bedrooms.
SITTINGROOM:16' 11" x 13' 10" (5.16m x 4.22m) Approached through the original braced oak panelled door, the sitting room features a stone built inglenook fireplace with an exposed bressumer beam, a flagstone hearth and a canopied cast iron log burning stove. There are two night storage heaters, a TV point, a shelved recess, exposed ceiling and wall timbers and a dog leg staircase rising to the first floor landing. A wide square arch leads to:
DININGROOM:11' x 8' 3" (3.35m x 2.51m) With a double glazed window to the side elevation, exposed ceiling timbers, double leaf doors to the rear garden and a night storage heater.
KITCHEN:11' 4" x 8' 10" (3.45m x 2.69m) Fitted in a range of laminate base and eye level cupboards incorporating a single drainer stainless steel sink unit with a mixer tap over and cupboards below. There are further base and eye level cabinets and an inset four place hob and a eye level oven adjacent with cupboards below. Plumbing is provided for both a dishwasher and automatic washing machine and there is space for a fridge/freezer, a window to the rear elevation and a ceramic tiled floor.
BATHROOM:8' 1" x 5' 11" (2.46m x 1.8m) Fitted in a two piece suite of a panelled bath with a mixer tap shower and pedestal wash hand basin. There is a double glazed window to the rear elevation, a night storage heater and exposed beams, a low level WC, a corner wash hand basin and a storage shelf.
LANDING: With an access hatch to the roof void, painted panelled walls and latch doors to all bedrooms.
BEDROOMONE:11' 10" x 9' 5" (3.61m x 2.87m) Providing a range of fitted mirror door wardrobes with clothes hanging rails and storage shelving. There is a double glazed window to the rear elevation giving far reaching views over open fields, a TV Point, a further fitted double wardrobe and a latch door to:
EN-SUITESHOWERROOM: Fitted in a white suite of a tiled shower cubicle with a height adjustable shower and hinged screen door. There is a wall mounted wash hand basin, a low level WC and a stainless steel towel rail. There is also a wall mounted fan heater and an extractor fan.
BEDROOMTWO:15' 6" x 10' 4" (4.72m x 3.15m) Providing a range of fitted cupboards and drawers, book shelves, a desk area and separate phone line, making this room ideal as a work from home office. There is a dual pitched ceiling with exposed purlin timbers, an airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and an electric night storage heater. There are double glazed windows to the front and side elevations, recesses either side of the inglenook chimney breast and painted panelled walls.
BEDROOMTHREE:11' 1" x 8' 2" (3.38m x 2.49m) With a double glazed window to the rear elevation giving far reaching views over open fields. There is an electric night storage heater, a built in wardrobe with valise cupboards above and an exposed ceiling beam.
PARKING: A block paved parking area has been created at the side of Inglenook Cottage, with a gated access to the rear garden.
REARGARDEN: Immediately behind the cottage is a shaped patio area with the lawn beyond. The garden is bounded by close boarded fencing and provides a sun terrace to the rear, deep flower and shrub borders and a vegetable garden. There is a greenhouse, a potting shed and an outside tap. A gated access leads to the driveway and doors lead to the dining room.
AGENTSNOTE: A right of way exists over part of the garden, in favour of the attached cottage for 24 hour access.