3 Little Lane
Wollaston, Northamptonshire, NN29 7SQ
£850,000Offers in excess of
- Extended detached house
- Four bedrooms; one en suite
- Four reception rooms
- Kitchen/breakfast room, utility room and cloakroom
- Bernard Dru solid oak flooring and mainly solid ash doors
- Indoor swimming pool with changing room
- Double length garage, workshop and outbuildings
- Annexe potential
An extended four bedroom detached property on a 0.33 of an acre with an indoor swimming pool, outbuildings, no upper chain, and annexe potential, STPP, set in a village location.
The accommodation of 3,119 sq. ft., includes a drawing room in excess of 30 ft., a dining room, snug, study, a kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, and a cloakroom on the ground floor. On the first floor there is a master bedroom with an en suite bathroom and dressing room, three further bedrooms, and a main bathroom. There is gravelled off street parking for up to six cars, a double length garage with a workshop behind, and an enclosed rear garden. There is potential to extend the property further by either converting the indoor swimming pool into either a detached annexe, home office, gym or dance studio, subject to the relevant planning permissions.
An oak door set in a pillared entrance porch leads into the entrance lobby which has a leaded light window to the side, and solid oak flooring. The entrance hall has solid oak flooring, panelled walls, a feature stained glazed window, coving to the ceiling, and stairs to the first floor with an understairs storage cupboard. The inner hallway has flagstone flooring, and double doors to the rear garden. The cloakroom has a WC, a wall mounted wash basin, and a window to the side.
The drawing room has a feature marble fireplace with a Victorian style inset, an open fire and a marble hearth. There is wood panelling to the walls, coving to the ceiling, solid oak flooring, double doors to the inner hallway, and leaded light windows to the side and rear. The snug has an Adams style fireplace with a coal effect gas fire set on a marble hearth. There is solid oak flooring, coving to the ceiling, a leaded light window to the front, and an archway and steps down to the drawing room. The study has a dark wooden bookcase, coving to the ceiling, and leaded light windows to the front. The dining room has a marble fireplace with a coal effect gas fire (presently capped off), tiled flooring, coving to the ceiling, and a window to the front.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room and Utility Room
The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of wall and base oak units with granite work surfaces over incorporating a large butler style sink with a mixer tap, and two walnut base cupboards. There is a central island with a granite work surface and cupboards under, a fitted four oven Aga, a two ring halogen hob, and a separate double Aga with a four ring hob over. There is flagstone flooring, inset spot lights, and windows to the side and rear. The rear lobby leads to the utility room and cloakroom and has a built-in storage cupboard, a boiler cupboard, and a door to the side. The utility room has a range of base units with a work surface over, space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer, tiled flooring, and a window to the front.
The landing has access to the loft space, wood panelling to the walls, and a window to the front.
Bedrooms and Bathroom
The master bedroom has a leaded light window to the front, two leaded light windows to the rear, and an opening to the dressing room. The en suite has a freestanding Victorian style bath with a mixer tap and shower attachment, a WC, a pedestal wash basin, a heated towel rail, oak flooring, and a leaded light window to the rear. Bedroom two has a dado rail, coving to the ceiling, and a leaded light window to the front. Bedroom three has a leaded light window to the rear, and an opening to bedroom four which has a walk in cupboard, a built-in storage cupboard, and a leaded light window to the side. The bathroom has a panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment and a separate shower over, a WC, a pedestal wash basin, a heated towel rail, and a leaded light window to the rear.
To the front double wrought iron gates, with a security intercom, open to the gravelled driveway that provides off street parking for up to six cars and is screened by conifers and trees. The double length garage has tiled flooring, two windows and two doors to the side, and an archway to the rear workshop which has a range of base storage units, a window to the rear, and two windows and a door to the garden. The enclosed rear garden has stepped block paved patio areas leading to the landscaped gardens with lawned areas, tree borders, and a timber built garden store. The swimming pool complex has a wood panelled ceiling and three sets of double doors with windows either side to the garden. There is a changing room with a shower cubicle and a separate cloakroom. The pool requires a new liner. There is also a store room accessed through double doors from the garden.
Location and Schooling
The village has local shops, a post office, a library, and public houses. There is a sports ground which incorporates a football and cricket pitch, tennis/basketball courts, a play area, and access to the community swimming pool. There is a pre-school and nurseries, a primary school and Wollaston secondary school, while Wellingborough independent school is approximately 3 miles away. The historical town of Olney and the recently open Rushden Lakes are within an approximately 15 minute drive.