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Orchard Cottage

Ferry Lane


About the property

A fabulous family home with generous gardens in the pretty village of Uckinghall, near Ripple.
Property Snapshot
  • Beautifully presented
  • Detached double garage
  • Delightful private garden
  • Ground floor bedroom with ensuite
  • Large stable block
  • Master with ensuite
  • Home office
  • Ample driveway parking

Orchard Cottage is a most appealing home ideal for multi-generational families and sits in generous gardens within this popular Gloucestershire village. It is neutrally decorated throughout and offers good living space combined with many character features, and there is plenty of scope to improve the outside to really make this home your own.

Approached through private gates the driveway offers parking for numerous vehicles and leads to a detached double garage which has power and lighting.

The property is entered through a porch which provides a great space for boots and shoes, and has double doors that open into the welcoming reception hall, both have been fitted with slate flooring which runs through most of the ground floor, there is a feature stained-glass window, a turning staircase to the first floor with a very useful under stairs storage cupboard and doors off to the ground floor accommodation.

Immediately to your right is the generous home office, a light and bright dual aspect room with slate tiled floor and a feature open fireplace with inset log burner.

The fifth bedroom is next, this double ground floor room has slate tile flooring, a window looking out to the side of the property and a large ensuite bathroom. This bright, dual aspect room is fitted with a corner shower cubicle, neutral natural stone tiles and slate tiles to the floor, there is also a bathtub with shower fitting, WC and hand basin.

The hallway leads to the great snug area where the high-quality slate tiled flooring continues into this contemporary space which has painted exposed ceiling beams and an open fireplace with timber lintel and an inset log burning stove. This could be repurposed as an additional home office space or children’s play area.

A bright corridor takes you to the kitchen and main sitting room. This triple aspect room is a fabulous size and can comfortably host several of your family and friends, with its slate tiled floor and the focal point being the brick-built fireplace with oak lintel and woodburning stove set within. Double doors open directly to the patio area which is perfect for entertaining, alfresco dining and enjoying garden beyond.
A further door from the sitting room leads to the dining room which is fitted with large terracotta floor tiles and has a set of double doors that open directly to the patio area. An archway opens this space beautifully into the kitchen.

The terracotta floor tiles continue into the kitchen which has been fitted with wall and floor shaker-style units, providing ample storage and topped with a solid wood worksurface. There is a large Belfast sink, a custom-built space for a freestanding American-style fridge freezer, a pull-out pantry cupboard, space for a large Range-style cooker, and integrated appliances include an extractor hood, eye-level double oven, a wine fridge and a dishwasher.

A further archway leads into the utility/laundry room with base and wall mounted cupboards, sink, wall-mounted gas boiler, built in airing cupboard and a door opening to the outside.

To the first floor are four double bedrooms, and a house bathroom. The generous dual aspect master bedroom is at the front of the house and has stripped wooden floorboards, ample space for furniture and a contemporary en-suite shower room. The ensuite is fitted with dark grey laminate flooring, a black ladder towel heating radiator, WC and twin handbasins with vanity storage units under and a double walk-in shower.

Bedroom two is another generous double that is carpeted and looks out across the gardens and bedrooms three and four also offer great space with ample room for furniture. These rooms share access to the family bathroom which has been fitted with wooden wall panelling, a modern laminate floor, WC, hand basin and shaped bathtub with shower over. There is a custom storage area and an additional built-in towel cupboard.

The private sizeable gardens offer the scope to landscape further making this the ideal home for families.

There is also a large wooden stable block that could be transformed into a home office, gym or back into stables.

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