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3 Bedrooms Detached House for sale in Old Forge Lane, Preston Capes, Northampton NN11 3TD

3 Bedrooms Detached House - £450,000

Old Forge Lane, Preston Capes, Northampton NN11 3TD

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First listed on: 26th May 2017

Nearest stations: Long Buckby (8 mi)

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Property Features

  • Grade II Listed
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Cottage
  • Garden Room
  • Character Features

Property Description

Formerly part of the Fawsley Estate, \'The Wilderness\' is a Grade II listed detached three bedroom cottage constructed of Northamptonshire stone under a tiled pitch roof. The property is in need of general updating however, is oozing character and retains many of its original features. In brief the accommodation comprises entrance hall, lounge with feature Inglenook fireplace, dining room, kitchen and a garden room with downstairs WC and utility. Upstairs has three bedrooms serviced by a bathroom with refitted suite. On the second floor is a large attic room spanning the whole width of the cottage. Outside has a workshop and matching garage with boarded eaves space. The large rear garden is southerly facing and well established which is a particular feature of the home. Benefits include new Worcester boiler and offered for sale with no upper chain. Viewing by appointment. EPC n/aLOCAL AREA INFORMATIONNorthampton is a large market town 67 miles northwest of London. The UKs 3rd largest town without official city status, it used to be the centre of the shoemaking industry and whilst Church\'s and Tricker\'s survive, the majority of factories have since been converted into accommodation or offices. The Town Centre has a variety of pubs, bars, restaurants, shops and businesses predominantly located on The Drapery, Abington Street, Gold Street, Market Square or in the Grosvenor Centre. There are also two theatres (Royal & Derngate) and a cinema/leisure complex. Just east of the town centre is the district of Cliftonville, predominantly focused on medical practitioners and the site of the general hospital as well as the privately run St Andrews and Three Shires. In the opposite direction in an area known locally as Castle Hill, the mainline Train Station operates services to both London Euston and Birmingham New Street. For road travel, Northampton has the A45 and A43 ring roads right on its doorstep plus access to three junctions of the M1 (15, 15a & 16).THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISESENTRANCE HALL Original solid wood entrance door with three glass windows above . Original red quarry tiled floor. Radiator. Wall mounted fuse box in cupboard. Staircase rising to first floor landing. Original solid wood doors with latches to rooms.LOUNGE 4.39m (14\'5) x 4.39m (14\'5) Multi pane windows to front and rear elevations with window seats. Window to side elevation. Radiator. Illuminated Inglenook fireplace with brick fire and copper flue set on stone slabs. Exposed wood beams. Red brick floor.DINING ROOM 4.39m (14\'5) x 3.43m (11\'3) Multi pane windows to front and side elevations with window seats. Radiator. Feature real open fire. Exposed wood beams. Red tiled floor. Solid wood latched door to kitchen. KITCHEN 3.84m (12\'7) x 2.16m (7\'1) Multi pane window to rear elevations. Radiator. Fitted with a range of base level cupboards and drawers with solid wood work surfaces. One and a half enamal sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Space for white goods. Understairs cupboard. Tiled floor. Door to garden room. GARDEN ROOM 3.15m (10\'4) x 2.18m (7\'2) Windows to side and rear elevations. Tiled floor. Door to garden and door to utility room. UTILITY/WC 2.18m (7\'2) x 1.96m (6\'5) Obscure window to side elevation. Low level WC. Tiling to splash back areas. Plumbing for washing machine. Floor mounted Bosch Worcester boiler. Tiled floor. FIRST FLOOR LANDINGMulti pane window to front elevation with window seat. Exposed wood beams. Airing cupboard housing hot water tank and linen shelving. Exposed wood floor. Doors to bedrooms and bathroom.BATHROOM 2.69m (8\'10) x 1.63m (5\'4) Window to rear elevation. A refitted modern suite comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator. Exposed wood beams in ceiling and exposed wood floor. BEDROOM ONE 4.47m (14\'8) x 3.63m (11\'11) Multi pane windows to front and rear elevations with window seats. Exposed wood beam. Radiator. Exposed wood flooring. BEDROOM TWO 4.39m (14\'5) x 3.89m (12\'9) Multi paned windows to front and side elevations with window seat. Radiator. Exposed wood beam. BEDROOM THREE 3.78m (12\'5) x 2.18m (7\'2) Window to rear elevation overlooking garden with window seat. Exposed wood beams. Radiator.ATTIC ROOM 12.70m (41\'8) x 3.10m (10\'2) A large multi functional room with its own staircase and windows at either end. Power and light. Eaves storage.OUTSIDEGARDENSEntered via double wooden gates with shingled off road parking area and path to rear door. A southerly facing rear garden with well established flower and shrub borders. Large laid to lawn area with vegetable patch and various fruit trees and berry bushes. Greenhouse and compost area. Brick built coal house with corregated metal roof. Brick work shop/storage shed with three windows. GARAGEStone and brick garage with tiled pitch roof. Up and over door. Side door and stable door. Power and light connected with ladder to eaves storage, which could easily convert to an office subject to planning. AGENT\'S NOTE(S)The heating and electrical systems have not been tested by the selling agent JACKSON GRUNDY.VIEWINGSBy appointment only through the agents JACKSON GRUNDY - open seven days a week.FINANCIAL ADVICEWe offer free independent advice on arranging your mortgage. Please call our Consultant on 01327 877555. Written quotations available on request. \"YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON A MORTGAGE OR ANY OTHER DEBT SECURED ON IT\".
Formerly part of the Fawsley Estate, \'The Wilderness\' is a Grade II listed detached three bedroom cottage constructed of Northamptonshire stone under a tiled pitch roof. The property is in need of general updating however, is oozing character and retains many of its original features. In brief the accommodation comprises entrance hall, lounge with feature Inglenook fireplace, dining room, kitchen and a garden room with downstairs WC and utility. Upstairs has three bedrooms serviced by a bathroom with refitted suite. On the second floor is a large attic room spanning the whole width of the cottage. Outside has a workshop and matching garage with boarded eaves space. The large rear garden is southerly facing and well established which is a particular feature of the home. Benefits include new Worcester boiler and offered for sale with no upper chain. Viewing by appointment. EPC n/aLOCAL AREA INFORMATIONNorthampton is a large market town 67 miles northwest of London. The UKs 3rd largest town without official city status, it used to be the centre of the shoemaking industry and whilst Church\'s and Tricker\'s survive, the majority of factories have since been converted into accommodation or offices. The Town Centre has a variety of pubs, bars, restaurants, shops and businesses predominantly located on The Drapery, Abington Street, Gold Street, Market Square or in the Grosvenor Centre. There are also two theatres (Royal & Derngate) and a cinema/leisure complex. Just east of the town centre is the district of Cliftonville, predominantly focused on medical practitioners and the site of the general hospital as well as the privately run St Andrews and Three Shires. In the opposite direction in an area known locally as Castle Hill, the mainline Train Station operates services to both London Euston and Birmingham New Street. For road travel, Northampton has the A45 and A43 ring roads right on its doorstep plus access to three junctions of the M1 (15, 15a & 16).THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISESENTRANCE HALL Original solid wood entrance door with three glass windows above . Original red quarry tiled floor. Radiator. Wall mounted fuse box in cupboard. Staircase rising to first floor landing. Original solid wood doors with latches to rooms.LOUNGE 4.39m (14\'5) x 4.39m (14\'5) Multi pane windows to front and rear elevations with window seats. Window to side elevation. Radiator. Illuminated Inglenook fireplace with brick fire and copper flue set on stone slabs. Exposed wood beams. Red brick floor.DINING ROOM 4.39m (14\'5) x 3.43m (11\'3) Multi pane windows to front and side elevations with window seats. Radiator. Feature real open fire. Exposed wood beams. Red tiled floor. Solid wood latched door to kitchen. KITCHEN 3.84m (12\'7) x 2.16m (7\'1) Multi pane window to rear elevations. Radiator. Fitted with a range of base level cupboards and drawers with solid wood work surfaces. One and a half enamal sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Space for white goods. Understairs cupboard. Tiled floor. Door to garden room. GARDEN ROOM 3.15m (10\'4) x 2.18m (7\'2) Windows to side and rear elevations. Tiled floor. Door to garden and door to utility room. UTILITY/WC 2.18m (7\'2) x 1.96m (6\'5) Obscure window to side elevation. Low level WC. Tiling to splash back areas. Plumbing for washing machine. Floor mounted Bosch Worcester boiler. Tiled floor. FIRST FLOOR LANDINGMulti pane window to front elevation with window seat. Exposed wood beams. Airing cupboard housing hot water tank and linen shelving. Exposed wood floor. Doors to bedrooms and bathroom.BATHROOM 2.69m (8\'10) x 1.63m (5\'4) Window to rear elevation. A refitted modern suite comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator. Exposed wood beams in ceiling and exposed wood floor. BEDROOM ONE 4.47m (14\'8) x 3.63m (11\'11) Multi pane windows to front and rear elevations with window seats. Exposed wood beam. Radiator. Exposed wood flooring. BEDROOM TWO 4.39m (14\'5) x 3.89m (12\'9) Multi paned windows to front and side elevations with window seat. Radiator. Exposed wood beam. BEDROOM THREE 3.78m (12\'5) x 2.18m (7\'2) Window to rear elevation overlooking garden with window seat. Exposed wood beams. Radiator.ATTIC ROOM 12.70m (41\'8) x 3.10m (10\'2) A large multi functional room with its own staircase and windows at either end. Power and light. Eaves storage.OUTSIDEGARDENSEntered via double wooden gates with shingled off road parking area and path to rear door. A southerly facing rear garden with well established flower and shrub borders. Large laid to lawn area with vegetable patch and various fruit trees and berry bushes. Greenhouse and compost area. Brick built coal house with corregated metal roof. Brick work shop/storage shed with three windows. GARAGEStone and brick garage with tiled pitch roof. Up and over door. Side door and stable door. Power and light connected with ladder to eaves storage, which could easily convert to an office subject to planning. AGENT\'S NOTE(S)The heating and electrical systems have not been tested by the selling agent JACKSON GRUNDY.VIEWINGSBy appointment only through the agents JACKSON GRUNDY - open seven days a week.FINANCIAL ADVICEWe offer free independent advice on arranging your mortgage. Please call our Consultant on 01327 877555. Written quotations available on request. \"YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON A MORTGAGE OR ANY OTHER DEBT SECURED ON IT\".
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This property is marketed by

Jackson Grundy, Daventry

53-55 High Street

Daventry

Northamptonshire

NN11 4BQ

Telephone: See phone number 01327 877555

Fax: 01327 300479

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This property is marketed by

Jackson Grundy, Daventry

53-55 High Street

Daventry

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NN11 4BQ

Telephone: See phone number 01327 877555

Fax: 01327 300479

Arrange Viewing Arrange Viewing with Agent

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