Dating back to the 17th Century, a delightful and BEAUTIFULLY presented STONE COTTAGE, boasting much charm and CHARACTER, located in the highly popular village of East Farndon approximately TWO MILES from Market Harborough.
The property is entered via an original timber door into a spacious reception hall, currently used as the dining room. It enjoys a dual aspect with windows to the front and rear elevations, flag stone flooring, exposed beamed ceiling, log burner and stairs rising to the first floor with a useful understairs cupboard. The sitting room also benefits from a dual aspect and has many original features including a beamed ceiling, oak panelling, solid oak flooring and a feature fireplace with an open fire.
The breakfast kitchen is to the rear of the property and has a window overlooking the courtyard garden and timber and part glazed double doors opening out to the paved seating area. There is also a door to the front elevation and a downstairs wet room off comprising of a WC, wash hand basin and rainfall shower. The kitchen benefits from a range of handmade cupboards with quartz work surfaces over, a Belfast sink and space for a fridge freezer. Appliances include an Electric Aga, Beko dishwasher and Bosch washing machine.
From the reception hall stairs rise to a generous dual aspect landing which is currently being used as a sitting area enjoying views to the front and rear elevations with wall-to-wall book shelving to one side, beamed ceiling and an understairs cupboard off. Bedroom two is off the sitting area and has a feature Victorian fireplace and also has a dual aspect. An inner landing gives access to a double built-in cupboard. The master bedroom has a window to the front elevation and loft access above. The family bathroom completes the first floor accommodation and comprises of a freestanding bath with shower over, WC and a wash hand basin. To the second floor are two further double bedrooms, one of which is currently being used as a study with loft access.
To the left of the property is a block paved driveway providing off road parking and access to a good sized single garage, which in turn has a door to the rear courtyard garden. The low maintenance rear walled courtyard cottage garden is private and hard landscaped with paved seating areas ideal for entertaining.
The village of East Farndon is approximately two miles from the thriving market town of Market Harborough which contains a comprehensive range of shops, commercial centre, theatre, leisure centre, golf course and rail connection to London St. Pancras in just under an hour. The city of Leicester provides an extensive array of leisure amenities and thriving shopping centres. The village provides easy access to the A14 and Midlands motorway network.
From Market Harborough take the A4304 in the Lutterworth direction. Prior to leaving Market Harborough take a left hand turn as signposted to East Farndon. On entering the village along Main Street, Orchard Cottage can be found half way up the hill on the left hand side opposite Back Lane.
13 Church Street Market Harborough Leicestershire LE16 7AA
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm