Bakers Lane, Brightwell cum Sotwell | Offers in Excess Of, £650,000


A rare opportunity to acquire this charming detached Grade II listed thatched cottage dating back to early 17th Century with many period features. A former country retreat of renowned artists and actors, this three bedroom family home sits on a raised corner plot with a picturesque secluded garden in the heart of this sought after village with close proximity to the village shop, school and pub.

A rare opportunity to acquire this charming detached Grade II listed thatched cottage dating back to early 17th Century with many period features. A former country retreat of renowned artists and actors, this three bedroom famly home sits on a raised corner plot with a picturesque secluded garden in the heart of this sought after village with close proximity to the village shop.

  • Charming thatched period cottage
  • Highly regarded village setting
  • Private garden and raised terrace
  • 3 bedrooms, bathroom and cloakroom
  • Sitting room with large stone fireplace
  • Dining room and kitchen/breakfast room

Accommodation

The property has gas central heating to radiators.

Entrance Hall: window to the front.

Cloakroom: two-piece suite, window.

Dining Room: 13’8 x 10’6 painted beamed ceiling and wall timbers, glazed stable door to rear garden, stairs to landing with large cupboard under, radiator.

Sitting Room: 13’8 x 10’5 dual aspect with windows front and rear, stone Inglenook fireplace with raised hearth and wooden mantelpiece, beams and timbers, radiator.

Study: 13’2 x 6’1 max. set behind chimneybreast with a 5’3 casement door to front. The village benefits from superfast broadband.

Kitchen: 14’ x 11’ with windows to front and rear, quarry tiled floor, large brick fireplace with recess for range, storage units with tiled tops and black granite work surface, white Belfast sink unit, painted beamed ceiling and appliance space.

Boot Room: 14’4 x 5’3 quarry tiled floor, two radiators, range of cupboards and gas boiler.

Bedroom 3: 10’2 x 7’4 front aspect, range of built-in cupboards, desk space and radiator.

Bathroom: fitted with a white three-piece suite including a shower above the bath, window, quarry tiled floor and radiator.

Stairs to Landing: rear aspect, eaves cupboards and wall timbers.

Bedroom 1: 12’1 x 10’4  (at floor level) window to the rear, exposed timbers and beams: eaves cupboards and a vaulted ceiling.

Large Eaves Recess: set behind the chimneystack with a window to the side and radiator.

Bedroom 2: 12’1 max x 11’10 incl. cupboards. Range of fitted cupboards, radiator and wall timbers.

Outside

To the front the cottage is surrounded by a mature privet hedge with steps to the front gate, and a paved path to front door. There is space for outdoor dining to the right hand side and access to the rear and a shed in the left hand corner.

To the rear there is large south facing raised paved sun terrace with picket fence, yew hedging, steps and pathway to a mature lawn approx. 30’ in length with established borders, the grounds enjoy excellent privacy. A gate leads to steps down to the drive.

Garage/store: 20’3 x 9’6 with a gate to the drive. 

Floorplan for Bakers Lane, Brightwell cum Sotwell