3 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Sparepenny Lane, Great Sampford
A charming and picturesque Grade II listed cottage, beautifully presented throughout and occupying a good size plot nestled away in the heart of this popular village.
- Grade II Listed cottage being of architectural and historic interest with many period features inclu
- 2 excellent open plan reception rooms both with open fireplaces. Additional family room/4th bedroom,
- 3 Bedrooms, family bathroom
- Pretty enclosed garden and off road parking
- Oil fired central heating with radiators throughout
ACCOMMODATION A charming and picturesque Grade II listed cottage, beautifully presented throughout and occupying a good size plot nestled away in the heart of this popular village.
Grade II Listed being of architectural and historic interest, Goodwins Cottage dates back to the 17th Century. The property occupies a peaceful position tucked away in the heart of this picturesque village and has been beautifully maintained by the current owners providing an extremely light and airy feel with plenty of natural light flowing through the cottage. The property occupies a good size plot with the benefit of off road parking and a delightful, good size enclosed garden.
In detail the accommodation comprises on the ground floor of a superb open plan lounge and dining area as a central hub of the home with an abundance of period charm including two brick fire places, many exposed timbers and attractive stone flooring. Leading off from the central living area is a second reception room which is currently used as a family room but could also serve as an additional bedroom should it be required, bedroom 3 and a ground floor shower room. The attractive kitchen is fitted with a matching range of base and eye level units with solid wood worksurface incorporating a ceramic double bowl butler sink and built in appliances include a gas fired range cooker with extractor hood above, dishwasher, washing machine and fridge freezer. There is a central breakfast island and French doors leading out to the rear garden.
On the first floor there are 2 double bedrooms accessed off a spacious landing area. There is a family bathroom fitted with a panelled bath, shower cubicle, WC and hand basin.
The property is set back from the road behind a small front garden which is laid to lawn with a pretty picket fence and gate. There a gravelled driveway to the side providing off road parking for up to 2 cars with a set of traditional style wood panel gates in front leading to the rear garden and further potential parking to the side. The attractive enclosed rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with well stocked borders and various shrubs and bushes. There is a paved patio seating area off the back of the property which is ideal for alfresco dining.
Goodwins Cottage is located off Sparepenney Lane which is a quiet lane running around the back of the village close to the recreation ground. Local facilities are available in nearby Finchingfield or Thaxted which provide a good range of day-to-day shopping facilities. There is an award winning primary school in Gt Sampford and for more extensive shopping facilities, the market town of Saffron Walden is within 7.5 miles or alternatively Gt Dunmow is within 10 miles to the South. London Commuters are particularly well served by road or rail with services to London's Liverpool Street from Audley End Station (approx 51minutes). The M11 (Junction 8) is within 14 miles providing access to Stansted Airport and the M25.
Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected. The central heating system is supplied by oil.
From the centre of Great Sampford heading south turn left opposite the Church on the B1053. Proceed pass the primary school on the left, then turn left into Sparepenney Lane and Goodwins Cottage will be found on the left hand side towards the top of the Lane.