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About the property

A fantastic village home on the edge of Areley Kings, with stunning views and direct access to wonderful countryside.
Property Snapshot
  • Sought-after location
  • Spacious accommodation
  • Stunning private garden
  • Fantastic extended dining kitchen
  • Large driveway

Sympathetically extended providing excellent accommodation to compliment the large plot. Includes gated driveway for multiple vehicles, long family-friendly rear garden, characterful living room with multi-fuel burner, expansive family kitchen/diner, utility, WC. Three bedrooms, impressive luxury bathroom.

5 Commonside is an attractive red brick period detached home, a classic Victorian/Edwardian style cottage which has been tastefully extended by the current owners. The property successfully blends period aesthetics with contemporary living, including a characterful sitting room complete with beams and wood burner and a superb open plan family kitchen which is incredibly spacious and versatile. The sizeable plot compliments the accommodation on offer, providing ample parking and an excellent family-friendly garden.

The property is set back from Pearl Lane, standing behind a gated entrance which gives way to a substantial driveway laid to block paving and gravel. The drive can accommodate multiple vehicles and there is additional parking for two vehicles between the gate and the roadside.

The front door opens into a welcoming living room full of charm and character. This delightful room is generous in size and has two double-glazed bay windows, exposed beams, a brick fireplace with a multi-fuel burner and a door leading to the adjoining kitchen. The kitchen diner is a real feature of the property with a superb open plan entertaining area. The kitchen has been fitted with oak units and central island, ‘Rangemaster’ oven with extractor above, integrated dishwasher and fridge, down lighters and two skylights. There is a brick fireplace with a multi-fuel burner, useful study area, double-glazed French doors to the garden and internal door to the utility.

The useful utility area has wall and base units, work surface, space and plumbing for appliances, space for a fridge freezer, down lighters and doors leading to the cloakroom and storage area/garage. The well-appointed, contemporary styled cloakroom has a vanity unit, down lighters, low level WC and grey towel radiator. The remainder of the garage provides a useful area for bikes, motorbikes and storage, with roller shutter door and lighting.

Stairs rise from the kitchen to the first-floor landing where there is a boiler cupboard and loft hatch accessing the roof space. The latter is generous in size and offers potential to convert, subject to relevant planning. The main bedroom is a generous double room which has lovely rural views across fields. There are two further bedrooms, a second double and a single. The luxurious family bathroom has the ‘wow’ factor, incredibly being spacious and beautifully presented to a contemporary style. Comprising jacuzzi corner bath, tiled shower cubicle, fully tiled walls, twin sinks, chrome radiator, down lighters and exposed floorboards.

The excellent, large rear garden provides a splendid family-friendly outdoor space and is not overlooked. It has a large, paved patio, wood store and pergola, a substantial paved area at the side with gate to the front and ideal for storage. Steps lead to a long lawn with mature borders and rockery, pond, children’s play area with bark chippings and pergola at the bottom leading to a vegetable patch. The latter has raised beds, greenhouse, wooden shed and useful concrete outbuilding which is a good size and lends itself for usage as a workshop or home office complete with power and light plus alarm system.

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