• Grade II Listed Cottage In Secluded Position
  • Parkland Style Grounds Of Circa Two Acres
  • Two Charming Reception Rooms
  • Traditional Dining Kitchen With Stove
  • Four Bedrooms & Family Bathroom
  • Outbuildings To include Storage Garaging and Workshop
  • Views Over Open Land To Rear
  • Full Of Charm & Character
This grade II listed former game keeper's cottage was originally part of the Sheffield estate, sits in an extremely secluded position, adjacent to the village church in fabulous parkland style grounds of circa two acres. Perfect for a buyer looking for an idyllic lifestyle home.

Approached via a wrought iron gated entrance which leads onto a long driveway which meanders through the front gardens providing the first view of this most picturesque country home, with open land in the background, typifying a quintessential old English cottage.
Step Inside
This stunning property retains many original features such as exposed beams, tiled and wood floors latched doors and fireplaces retaining an abundance of charm throughout. The front entrance door opens into a lobby with staircase and provides access to the dining kitchen fitted with a range of solid wood fronted cabinets to include glazed display cabinet with leaded glass with colour glass detailing and sliding sash window looking over the rear garden, a range of integrated appliances to include electric hob and oven within the kitchen for a family-sized dining table. A cosy welcome is provided from the stove which also heats the hot water and central heating system set in an exposed brick fire surround with tiled back. There is an exterior door to the front aspect.
The entrance lobby also opens into a dual aspect sitting room which is set around a stone feature Inglenook fireplace with multi-fuel burning stove. A door opens into second dual aspect reception room with a cast iron original fireplace with open grate and full of traditional charm and character.
The staircase leads to a split landing the first leads to three bedrooms one with a cast iron fireplace and the family bathroom. The second landing leads to a fourth bedroom which looks onto the side aspect has an original cast iron fireplace and eve storage cupboard.
Step Outside
It is the private outside space that really creates something really special about this property, with beautiful parkland styled gardens which wrap around the cottage. A long gravelled, driveway leads to an ample parking space and accesses the detached garage/outbuildings block. Within the gardens is a spring fed pond which is looked over from a decked seating area. There are mature trees within the gardens providing natural shade on hot summers day. To the side there is a wood store. The rear garden gives views over the open adjacent open land with views for as far as you can see. The rear garden extends around to the other side where there is a further grassed area and shaped natural flower beds with space for a children's play area, surrounded by established bushes and a small orchard area with apple and plumb trees and space for a garden shed. To the side of the cottage is an attached outbuilding with outside w.c and this same outbuilding has a doorway into what is used as an outside storage area which also has power and lighting.

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Floorplan for High Street, Flixborough, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, DN15

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