BALMFORTH (Haverhill) is thrilled to offer for sale this delightful character packed grade II listed thatched cottage nestled within the sleepy hamlet of Streetly End with excellent bus and road links into the City of Cambridge. The charming cottage has been tastefully enhanced by the current vendors to provide a cosy sitting room, a refitted kitchen/breakfast room, ground floor bathroom and two good sized bedrooms to the first floor. The cottage style gardens to front and rear provide an area for enjoying the early morning and afternoon sun. Cottages of this standard rarely come to market so call for your immediate viewing now on 01440 707976.
SITTING ROOM 17' 1" x 10' 8" (5.21m x 3.25m) Wooden stable doors to front and rear aspect lead out into the gardens. With a wealth of exposed beams and timbers, large inglenook fireplace with potential to reinstate a wood burner (chimney is lined) wall mounted electric radiator and tiled flooring.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 14' 4" x 10' (4.37m x 3.05m) With two windows to front overlooking the garden. Recently refitted with a range of base units with worktops over. Inset butler sink, space for fridge/freezer. Tiled flooring, exposed beams and timbers. Wall mounted electric radiator.
GROUNDFLOOR BATHROOM With window to rear aspect. Fitted with a suite comprising sink with vanity unit, wc and roll top bath. Tiled flooring and exposed beams and timbers. Large storage cupboard with plumbing for washing machine. Wall mounted electric radiator.
LANDING With a space ideal for using as a study area, wall mounted electric radiator and doors to:-
BEDROOM ONE (MEASUREMENTS TAKEN AT FLOOR LEVEL) 17' x 11' 7" (5.18m x 3.53m) With sloping eaves and restricted head height. Wooden window overlooking the delightful front garden and countryside view beyond. Exposed timbers.
BEDROOM TWO 17' 3" x 8' 7" (5.26m x 2.62m) With wooden window to side aspect. A good sized second bedroom with exposed beams.
OUTSIDE The cottage is approached via a 5 bar gate leading to a gravelled area with off road parking for two vehicles. The remainder of the front garden (approximately 80 feet in length - stc.) is predominantly laid to lawn with pathway to front and wooden fencing to boundaries Large wooden storage shed. The front garden is well stocked with mature plants, bushes and shrubs which provides privacy to the patio area where the current owners enjoy their morning coffee. The rear garden also enjoys a sunny position with patio area, lawn area and wooden garden shed.
AGENTS NOTES The whole of the thatch was replaced in 2016
The property is on mains drainage & electric wall mounted heating.
The neighbouring property as not unusual for this type of property, has a flying freehold over Prospect Cottage