'Black Squirrel Cottage' is a truly outstanding semi-detached cottage dating back to the 1840s and sublimely presented in a most sympathetic manner, this amazing property has to be seen to be believed. Cleverly extended by our current vendor, this unique, characterful, beautiful property has the feeling of a village cottage in the centre of town. A Historic property with many interesting stories to tell, it is abundant with period pieces.
Sitting on a private plot with landscaped gardens this two double bedroom property also has a detached garage and off road parking. It briefly comprises; a charming sitting room with feature fireplace, dining room with wood burning stove, a fabulous fitted kitchen with wood vaulted ceiling and a cosy family area looking over the rear garden. The kitchen comes complete with all appliances including a Rangemaster stove and an American style fridge, plus a central island with inset bowl and integrated dishwasher. The standard of decor and it's fixtures and fittings are high throughout this individual home. The large bathroom features a roll top bath and separate walk-in shower, while the 2 double bedrooms also share a Jack and Jill WC.
Externally, great thought and care has been given to the gardens, with abundant planting, faithful to the period of the property. There’s a delightful West-facing courtyard opposite mature grounds, and an arbored pathway leading to the South-facing main garden. This very private, sunny space has a lovely patio area and a stepped path to a bespoke garden shed. A gated access brings you to the off road driveway and pitched roof garage, with ample storage.
There is so much more than meets the eye at this amazing property, so book your viewing today – you won’t be disappointed…
The property and land is freehold. The latter addition of the garage to the rear, is leasehold, with a term of 999 years at a peppercorn rent. The council tax band is C at £1200.00 p.a. There is a regularly serviced Worcester Bosch combi boiler at the property. The house is served by Virgin media for superfast broadband, TV & telephony. Appointments and all offers through sole agents Lane & Bennetts Ltd.