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Property Status : Sold subject to contract

Elm Cottage, Bowers Lane, Aston By Stone, ST15 0BN
Price : £524,950
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Elm Cottage is certainly a rare find being a quintessentially English country cottage that dates back in part to the 17th century and retains a wealth of original features whilst offering extremely spacious accommodation which is immaculately presented. The cottage is situated on the edge of Aston by Stone village in a delightful corner plot with a beautifully mature sunny garden with a summerhouse and a delightful veranda to the rear of the cottage. The accommodation comprises: Entrance leading into lounge, sitting room, dining room, large country dining kitchen, utility room, cloakroom. To the first floor are four double bedrooms, en-suite shower room and a very large family bathroom. Driveway leads to a double garage. Aston by Stone is a short distance from Stone town centre, close to very pretty Staffordshire countryside and walking distance to Aston Marina also having easy access to the A34 and the M6 motorway network at junction 14.

Canopy Porch

Entrance Hall
A welcoming reception area with heavy wooden front door, slate floor, doors to the lounge and sitting room.

Lounge (17'6 x 17'0 )
A really lovely lounge with plenty of character. This very cosy lounge has the original heavily beamed ceiling, slate floor throughout and brick chimney breast with r4aised slate hearth with a wood burning stove. Doors through to the sitting room and dining room, windows to the front and rear of the cottage, two radiators.

Sitting Room (17'7 x 15'8 )
A lovely reception room with lots of character. This cosy room has the original beamed ceiling and slate floor. Inglenook fireplace with wooden beam, brick chimney breast, raised hearth and open fire. Understairs storage cupboard, two Tv aerial points. Windows to the front and rear aspect. Stairs leading to the first floor.

Dining Room (9'0 x 8'0 )
French windows opening to the rear garden, slate floor, inset low voltage ceiling lights, radiator.

Cloakroom & WC
Fitted with a white suite comprising: low level w.c and wash hand basin, tongue and groove panelling to half height, radiator.

Dining Kitchen (17'2 x 13'3 )
A fabulous country style kitchen which is fitted with an extensive range of bespoke kitchen cabinets and matching dresser unit. Plenty of space for family size table. Beamed inglenook having Belling range cooker with seven ring gas hob. Belfast sink unit and wooden working surface areas. Beamed ceiling with inset low voltage ceiling lights, slate floor, windows to the front and side of the cottage. Radiator.

Utility Room (9'9 x 6'2 )
Adjoins the kitchen and is fitted with base storage cupboards matching the kitchen with wooden working surfaces. Belfast sink unit, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, space for a tumble dryer and American fridge/freezer. Wall mounted Worcester gas fired combi boiler. Slate flooring.

First Floor Landing
A long landing with sloping ceiling and exposed beams. Built-in bookshelves, two windows overlooking the rear garden, three wall lights. Radiator.

Bedroom One (17'2 x 17'0 )
A lovely large main bedroom with beamed ceiling, wood latch door, access hatch to loft space. Windows to the front with open view and further window to the rear overlooking the garden. Radiator with thermostat control.

En-Suite Shower Room (8'11 x 6'2 )
Fitted with a walk-in double shower tray, square pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback, low level w.c, wood laminate flooring. Window to rear aspect, radiator with thermostat control.

Bedroom Two (17'3 x 13'3 )
An equally generous second bedroom with tall vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, feature cast iron Victorian fireplace, wood latch door, windows to front and side aspects, radiator.

Bedroom Three (16'8 x 13'8 )
A double bedroom having vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, access hatch to loft space window to front aspect with open views. Wood latch door. Radiator with thermostat control.

Bedroom Four (17'0 x 11'5 )
Another double bedroom having vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, window to the front aspect with open views. Wood latch door. Radiator with thermostat control.

Bathroom (17'11 x 9'1 )
An extremely large bathroom which is fitted with a white traditional style suite comprising: inset bath with chrome Victorian style mixer shower attachment, twin wash hand basins in vanity cupboard and low level w.c. Large walk-in shower enclosure with thermostatic shower unit. Exposed beams, stripped wooden floor and part wood panelled walls. Inset low voltage lighting windows to the rear and side of the cottage, wood latch door and radiator.

Elm Cottage is approached over cobbled brick double driveway which leads to the double garage. The cottage has a very attractive canopied porch with cobbled brick pathway and and established elm hedge to the front boundary.

Double Garage (18'0 x 17'5 )
Having solid Oak twin doors to the frontage and further door leading into the rear garden.

Rear Garden
The rear garden is of a very good size which is fully enclosed and very private. There is an extensive lawn area surrounded by established shrub and flower borders and mature trees, ornamental garden pond with filtration system and a summerhouse to the corner of the garden, also having large garden shed. There is a covered veranda across the rear of the cottage with cobbled brick pathway. Two wall lights to the rear and one sensor light. Outside water tap.

Summerhouse (9'1 x 9'1 )
A delightful summerhouse with a sauna which is available by separate negotiation.

General Information
Services Mains gas, water, electricity and drainage.
Gas central heating.
Viewing by appointment.
For sale by private treaty, subject to contract.
Vacant possession on completion.

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