3 Bedroom Cottage For Sale
This very unique former blacksmiths cottage, with two bedrooms and a separate self-contained one bedroom annexe, is situated in the popular peninsular village of Shotley and is immaculately finished throughout. The current owner has extended the property and the cottage benefits from gated driveway providing off-road parking for two cars, bi-folding doors in the main cottage and annexe, courtyard style rear garden, and is being sold with no onward chain. As agents, we recommend the earliest possible internal viewing to fully appreciate the quality of the accommodation on offer which comprises entrance hall, stunning kitchen / dining room, cosy lounge with wood burner, separate study / home office, ground floor cloakroom, first floor landing, impressive double master bedroom with freestanding bath, one further double bedroom, and shower room. The self-contained annexe accommodation comprises kitchen / living room, ground floor shower room, and good size double bedroom.
The peninsular village of Shotley is very popular amongst the boating community and provides a wide range of local village amenities including bus routes, public houses and marina, and fantastic scenic countryside walks. In the summer months a foot and cycle ferry service licensed to carry up to 12 passengers operates between Shotley Marina, Harwich and Felixstowe. Shotley peninsula is an awe-inspiring location between the River Orwell and the River Stour. The neighbouring town of Ipswich offers a further range of amenities including shops, doctors, dental surgeries, hospital, theatre, parks, recreational facilities and train station providing direct links to London Liverpool Street Station.
No Onward Chain
Popular Peninsular Village of Shotley
Two Double Bedrooms
One-Bedroom Self-Contained Annexe
Stunning Kitchen / Dining Room
Cosy Lounge with Wood Burner
Separate Study / Home Office
First Floor Shower Room
Ground Floor Cloakroom
Extended & Immaculately Presented
Courtyard Style Rear Garden
Gated Driveway Providing Off-Road Parking for Two Cars
EPC Rating: E
Outside - Front
There are iron gates opening onto a block-paved driveway providing off-road parking for two cars, courtyard style garden which wraps around the cottage, two sets of steps up to a raised gravel area, access to the annexe, and entrance door through to:
Main Cottage Accommodation:
Storage cupboard and doors to:
Kitchen / Dining Room 7.19m (23'7') x 3.89m (12'9')
Stunning kitchen fitted with an extensive range of contemporary eye and base level units with quartz work surfaces; integrated water softener and dishwasher; space and plumbing for washing machine; space for fridge freezer and rangemaster cooker; built-in extractor hood; centre island with quartz work surface, inset sink and drainer, and built-in storage beneath; tiled flooring with under floor heating; radiator; inset spotlights; solid oak staircase to the first floor; patio doors and a set of bi-folding doors opening out to the rear garden; and door through to:
Lounge 3.45m (11'4') x 3.43m (11'3')
Cosy reception with feature exposed brick wall with patio doors opening out to the rear garden, radiator, and wood burner set within a beautiful exposed brick fireplace.
Study / Home Office 2.27m (7'5') x 2.16m (7'1')
Obscure window to the front aspect and radiator. There is plumbing fitted allowing for a ground floor bathroom if required.
Two piece suite comprising low-level WC and hand wash basin, radiator, extractor fan, and porthole window to the front aspect.
First Floor Landing
Solid oak balustrade with feature lighting, and doors to:
Master Bedroom 4.04m (13'3') x 3.89m (12'9')
Impressive bedroom with two Velux skylights, doors opening out to a Juliet balcony offering views from the front across farmland and to the estuary, window to the side aspect, built-in wardrobes, electric wall mounted heater, feature heated towel rail, and lovely freestanding bath with shower attachment.
Bedroom Two 3.84m (12'7') x 3.45m (11'4')
Window to the rear, radiator, and built-in wardrobe.
Exposed brick wall and door through to:
Three piece suite comprising shower cubicle, low-level WC and vanity hand wash basin with storage beneath; tiled flooring; and heated towel rail.
Self-Contained Annexe Accommodation:
Bi-folding doors opening through to:
Kitchen / Living Room 4.83m (15'10') x 4.29m (14'1')
Accessed via bi-folding doors at the front and has fitted kitchen units, inset sink and drainer, integrated oven, breakfast bar, electric wall mounted heater, iron spiral staircase to the first floor, and door through to:
Three piece suite comprising shower cubicle, low-level WC and hand wash basin; heated towel rail; and window to the side aspect.
First Floor Bedroom 4.83m (15'10') x 2.57m (8'5')
Good size bedroom with slightly restricted head height, window to the front aspect offering views from the front across farmland and to the estuary, four Velux skylights, and eaves storage.
Outside - Rear
The courtyard style garden is paved and enclosed by retaining wall.
No EPC available for this property
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