School Street, Long Lawford, RugbySchool Street, Long Lawford, Warwickshire
- Ref: 10290037
- Type: Detached House
- Availability: Sold STC
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Reception Rooms: 3
- Tenure: Freehold
Set in the heart of a popular village, this period cottage boasts character and charm with many period features including plank doors, ceiling and wall beams and an exposed brick fireplace to the dining area and working fire to the living room. The accommodation is very flexible with two further ground floor rooms, that could be used as reception rooms or bedrooms. With a re-fitted "Howdens" kitchen/dining room, utility area and bathroom with "jacuzzi" bath. Upstairs is another double bedroom and a study/dressing area. With a driveway to front and lawned garden, the property is set back from the road, and enjoys a private, low maintenance garden.
To the front
With lawned fore-garden set behind a mature box hedge, privacy is offered. A gravelled driveway for circa 2 large cars leads to;
With wooden flooring and PVCu double glazed and leaded windows to front, this room is used as a quiet space. Window into dining area and plank door to;
The dining area has plank doors to the two ground floor bedrooms/extra reception rooms as well asan exposed brick wall with fireplace and original storage cupboards to side. Wooden flooring extends into the kitchen area which was re-fitted in 2018 with "Howdens" shaker style units and wooden "Butcher's block" worksurfaces with tumbled stone tiles to compliment it. Inset "Belfast" sink, Space for dishwasher, "Hotpoint" range cooker with four ring hob and electric range oven under (could be negotiated as part of the sale) with matching stainless steel hood over. PVCu double glazed window to side, plank doors to utility area, bathroom and Lounge.
With PVCu double glazed "French doors" opening into the garden, this room is sizeable and versatile.
With built in wardrobing/storage and cupboard housing the coombi-boiler, this spacious room is currently used as a double bedroom but could be a home office/study or even a play room.
Accessed via the utility area which has space and plumbing for stacked appliances the bathroom has a "Phillipe Starck" style glass bowl sink, WC and "Jacuzzi" bath with thermostatic shower over, and mosaic tiling to water sensitive areas. A vaulted ceiling provides a skylight and there's a PVCu double glazed window to side. Extractor fan, timber flooring.
A really charasmatic room with beams to the ceiling and exposed brick wall with working open fire. With PVCu double glazed window to front and side, there is also an original timber door leading to the driveway. "Dog leg" stairs lead to the first floor.
First Floor Landing
A large area with PVCu double glazed window to front and characterful beams and exposed floor boards. This room is currently used a home office but has been used as a dressing area in past. Plank door to;
With exposed floor boards, beams to ceiling and walls and PVCu double glazed window to side.
To the Rear
The garden is low maintenance with a large decking area (installed in 2018) and patio area. Around the side (not shown) is a storage area and timber shed. Enclosed by mature shrubs, fencing and block walling.
The thatch was dressed and re-ridged in May 2018. There is a new rubber roof to the front which has a 50-year guarantee. The consumer unit was replaced in 2018 and the property had a wiring test at the same time.
About the Area
Long Lawford/Little Lawford are situated on the outskirts of Rugby and has local shops, a village school and two pubs. There is a wide range of both state and private schooling available in the area, including a primary school in the village Secondary grammar schools include Lawrence Sheriff School for boys and Rugby High School for girls, and Independent schools include Rugby School and Princethorpe College.
Preparatory schools include Bilton Grange (Dunchurch), Spratton School in Northants and Arnold Lodge in Leamington Spa. The road network is excellent with good access to the M1, M6, M69, A5, A14 and the A361. Birmingham International airport and East Midlands airport are within 35 minutes’ drive. There is also a Virgin train service from Rugby station arriving in Euston, London in about 54 minutes.
Viewing is strictly by appointment via the sole agents, Cadman Homes. We are a local, family owned and run firm of estate and letting agents covering the Rugby, Lutterworth, Coventry and Leamington areas.
If you are unsure of the value of your home, or simply haven’t chosen an agent to sell or let it, we’d love to show you what we can do for you. For valuations, mortgages, conveyancers and more contact the local office.