• Calbourne

    Calbourne  -  250,000 (Guide Price)  SOLD


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A delightful Grade II Listed detached cottage tucked away in this idyllic rural location enjoying lovely views over the gardens to farmland beyond. Full of charm and character, offering 2 double bedroom accommodation. Mature gardens with a feeling of privacy and seclusion.

Property Features

  • Grade II Detached Cottage
  • 2 Double Bedrooms, 2 Receptions

A delightful Grade II Listed detached cottage tucked away in this idyllic rural location enjoying lovely views over the gardens to farmland beyond. One of the original five cottages of the Swainston Manor Estate it was formerly used as the hunting lodge, built in the 18th century of brick and natural stone elevations beneath a thatched roof.

The property offers 2 double bedroom accommodation with sitting room, dining room and garden room plus a ground floor extension comprising kitchen and bathroom. Crainges Cottage is full of charm and character with beamed ceilings, inglenook fireplace and flagstone floors, a feature of the property is the delightful gardens with an abundance of mature plants and shrubs giving a feeling of privacy and seclusion.


ENTRANCE LOBBY Quarry tiled floor. Panelled front door to:

ENTRANCE HALL With attractive duck egg blue panelled walls. Leaded and glazed insert to Dining Room. Built-in understairs cupboard with light Quarry tiled floor. Door to:

SITTING ROOM A charming room with beamed ceiling and inglenook fireplace with flagstone hearth, built in cupboard to alcove. Oak framed leaded windows overlooking neighbouring farmland to the front. Radiator. Storage heater. Panelled door giving access to staircase and first floor landing. Attractive glazed door to:

GARDEN ROOM Quarry tiled floor. French doors opening onto flagstone terrace. Window to side aspect. Velux roof window. Glazed multi paned double doors to:

STUDY Quarry tiled floor. Window to front. Shelving to one wall.

DINING ROOM Oak framed leaded window to front and side aspect enjoying views over the lovely gardens. Natural pine ceiling. Quarry tiled floor. Feature open fireplace. Storage heater. Panelled wall. Door to:

REAR LOBBY Flagstone floor. Feature arched window to kitchen. Panelled and glazed door to garden. Door to bathroom/wc and to:

KITCHEN Two windows overlook a neighbouring field to the rear. Fitted with a range of base units with worksurfaces over incorporating 1 1/4 bowl sink. Integral dishwasher and plumbing for washing machine. Halogen hob and electric oven. Oil fired Aga for hot water and cooking. Quarry tiled floor.

BATHROOM/WC Fitted with a suite comprising panel bath with tiled surround and shower attachment over, pedestal hand basin and low level wc. Window to rear and side overlooking the lovely gardens.

HEATING The oil fired Aga is used for cooking, provides hot water and supplies a radiator in the Sitting Room and Bedroom 1. Back up electric immersion for hot water. Storage heaters to most rooms.

OUTSIDE Crainges Cottage is set in approximately quarter of an acre of delightful gardens with mature shrubs and trees offering a private and secluded garden of serenity bordered on three sides by farmland. Flagstone terrace, accessed by the garden room, an ideal spot for al fresco dining. Further terrace providing a shady spot to enjoy the vista over the garden. Wooden garden shed. Access to the property is via a private pathway belonging to Sandpitts Farm.


TENTURE Freehold

SERVICES Mains electric and water. Private drainage. Delivered oil for the Aga.

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