Offers in region of £500,000
33 High Street, Leintwardine, Shropshire, SY7 0LF
** REDUCED TO SELL **
A charming 17th Century Grade II Listed 3 Bedroom Thatched Cottage with a separate Detached 2 Bedroom Barn Conversion providing an Annexe or Holiday Let, with Large Grounds and Outbuildings whilst occupying a central position in the popular village of Leintwardine on the Shropshire/Herefordshire border. EPC Exempt.
3 Bedroom Thatched Cottage and Detached 2 Bedroom Barn Conversion
17th Century Grade II Listed
BARN OWL COTTAGE
Approach A gated gravelled driveway leads in off the High Street having ample parking and access to a timber framed open double carport.
Storm Porch A gated pathway leads to Barn Owl Cottage with front door to a tiled Hall.
Entrance Hall With a wealth of exposed beams and a door leading into a Cottage Kitchen Dining Room.
Kitchen Dining Room With original flagstone floor, a stone inglenook fireplace with open fire. Having a range of Kitchen units, an integrated sink, space for an electric range oven, double aspect windows to front and rear overlooking the gardens.
Sitting Room Boasting character with a wealth of exposed timbers, original doors, quarry tiled floor, centred around a large stone inglenook fireplace with bread ovens and inset wood burning stove. Having a staircase off to the side with original Oak staircase, with rear entrance door to attaching Sun Room and door through to an Inner Hallway and access to a Utility Room, Bathroom and Broom Cupboard.
Utility Room Utility Room with plumbing for appliances and a Belfast sink.
Bathroom Offering a modern white bathroom suite incorporating a panelled bath with electric instant shower, WC and hand basin.
Sun Room To the rear elevation via stone steps is a lean to Sun Room having a tiled floor and Perspex roof, pleasant views to the gardens. A rear entrance door to brick paved patio seating area with BBQ and raised floral beds.
Staircase An original Oak staircase ascends from the Sitting Room with a quirky split-level landing offering access to a good sized Double Bedroom.
Master Bedroom A double bedroom with exposed beams whilst having original doors and a wooden floor with access to an Ensuite.
Ensuite Bathroom Having a half sized corner bath tub, WC, hand basin and enclosed Linen cupboard.
2nd Bedroom A double room having wardrobes and carpet, a radiator and window to side, with exposed wall and ceiling timbers and a doorway leading through to a third bedroom.
3rd Bedroom A double bedroom having wardrobes and carpet, a radiator and window to the side, with exposed wall and ceiling beams.
DETACHED ANNEXE A detached Grade II listed barn converted and fully refurbished to a high standard now offering an annexe with a wealth of character and featured stone walls and exposed beams.
. The Annexe has been refurbished to a high standard incorporating softwood joinery and doors, flooring and staircase whilst retaining the original features of the timber framed construction offering exposed purlin beams and wall structures.
. The fixture and fittings are modern and the Annexe provides substantial and well-appointed secondary accommodation with an opportunity to generate an income as a holiday home subject to planning permissions and requirement or to provide additional residential space to Barn Owl Cottage.
Reception Hall With a galleried staircase and landing having a beautiful vaulted ceiling, sky lights and door to left entering into the
Annexe Sitting Room With a fitted carpet, a radiator and a stable door to front. Across the Reception Hall a door leads into the Kitchen.
Annexe Kitchen Dining Room Having a range of Kitchen units and work surfaces, integrated electric hob and oven, integrated ceramic sink and drainer with space for dining table and chairs with stone walls and exposed beams. Door to enclosed
Utility Cupboard With plumbing for washing machine and storage.
Staircase to Landing Stairs ascending to the first floor a door to the left leads to a
Bedroom 1 A good size double bedroom having a wealth of exposed ceiling timbers with a vaulted ceiling, enclosed walk-in wardrobe and also airing cupboard with immersion. Having a private Ensuite shower room having cubicle, hand basin and WC.
Bedroom 2 A second double bedroom with a radiator and door to private Ensuite Bathroom with a roll top bath, WC, hand basin and partially tiled walls.
OUTSIDE Off the High Street via a gravelled driveway with ample parking having stone walls and raised floral beds. Off the driveway and attaching to the Annexe is a workshop/storage shed housing central heating boilers whilst offering a sink unit and additional white goods space. Having an old hay loft above with potential for adaption.
. The Carport is found adjacent and leads through to the garage and attaching workshop with large working space under a corrugated roof. To side an archway leads to lawned gardens with fruit trees having featured garden pond.
. The property also benefits from a large open fronted Dutch barn of timber framed construction with a corrugated roof and having chicken coup to side. The gardens are well screened having tall hedgerows and herbaceous borders whilst incorporating well-maintained vegetable gardens with green house, box hedging and a pergola seating area with rockery and lawned pathways interspersed with well stocked floral and herbaceous beds and Summer House, all providing very attractive grounds.
AGENTS NOTE This attractive and unique thatched chocolate box cottage offers both history and charm. The staircase is a little quirky and steep but in keeping with the character of the property whilst having original doors, floors and joinery and the exposed timber framed construction.
. The large grounds offer lots of opportunity and with substantial outbuildings and the annexe there is great potential for further adaption subject to requirement and permissions.