Listed Lidgate cottage

David Burr ANL-141030-110828001
David Burr ANL-141030-110828001

Willow Cottage is a substantial Grade II Listed cottage standing in its own grounds in a sought after village location.

The original part of the cottage is thought to date back to the early 1600s but it has had a modern extension added within the last 10 years so creating a light and spacious country residence with a wealth of features including double height ceilings with exposed timbers, brick floors, brace and latched doors and fireplaces with a bread oven.

And the property has further development potential is available within a timber frame barn

In all the property has about 0.48 of an acre.

The entrance approached via double doors has a large mat well inset and stable door which leads into the kitchen/breakfast room which enjoying views over the surrounding grounds and is fitted with a bespoke range of wood floor and wall units under wooden work tops with sink inset, space and plumbing for dishwasher and American style fridge-freezer, integrated electric double oven with four ring hob and two hob Aga set within a brick built chimney breast and bread oven.

The large walk in pantry is fitted with a range of shelves providing plenty of storage.

There is a large hallway with brick flooring, exposed beams and stairs to the first floor.

The sitting room features a large bay window with reading bench. There are exposed beams and ceiling timbers, imperial slate flooring and a large inglenook fireplace with wood burner and log store accessed directly from outside.

The dining room is in the extension to the original cottage and features include a large exposed ceiling beam, brick built fireplace and wood burner set upon a brick hearth, French doors lead to the dining terrace. The floors are solid oak with under floor heating.

On the first floor is the master bedroom with en-suite facilities and a large dressing room offering potential use as a further bedroom or nursery.

There are three further bedrooms and a family bathroom which is fitted with a white suite comprising WC, wash basin, roll top bath and separate shower cubicle, with outlook over the rear gardens.

The cottage is approached via a gravel driveway providing plenty of off-road parking and incorporating a large turning circle.

There are pathways on either side of the property with gated access leading to the rear gardens which are mainly lawned and surrounded by well stocked mature beds and borders and feature a large dining terrace with knee height brick built borders