Set within extensive gardens approaching 1/3 of an acre a most distinguished William Wells designed family residence dating back to the 1930's. Found in this sought after village position close to the Waltham windmill and set back from the road enjoying a broad frontage, this fine home of impressive proportions offers copious space for the growing family whilst retaining some lovely features. Including two individual Minster stone fireplaces, delft racks, architraves, alcove display cabinets and a refurbished art deco bathroom. Just after the present owners moved in, the house was substantially extended to the first floor creating two further large double bedrooms (one with a private ensuite Shower Room). Further improvements followed over the years including marble and solid oak flooring, a refurbished Kitchen and Cloakroom, a new central heating boiler, uPVC windows plus a full prog...
Set within extensive gardens approaching 1/3 of an acre a most distinguished William Wells designed family residence dating back to the 1930's. Found in this sought after village position close to the Waltham windmill and set back from the road enjoying a broad frontage, this fine home of impressive proportions offers copious space for the growing family whilst retaining some lovely features. Including two individual Minster stone fireplaces, delft racks, architraves, alcove display cabinets and a refurbished art deco bathroom. Just after the present owners moved in, the house was substantially extended to the first floor creating two further large double bedrooms (one with a private ensuite Shower Room). Further improvements followed over the years including marble and solid oak flooring, a refurbished Kitchen and Cloakroom, a new central heating boiler, uPVC windows plus a full programme of improvements complimented by subtle décor.
Principal features of the accommodation include: -An elegant Hallway with solid oak flooring where the returns staircase leads to a sizeable Landing. The refurbished Cloakroom/W.C, features a marble floor and a new suite whilst the charming front Sitting Room displays an original Minster stone fireplace and two lovely bays (one with a built in window seat). Across from the Hallway there is a large central Family Lounge again with an ornate Minster stone fireplace and an original alcove display cabinet. Tastefully decorated this room has a full height picture window and a patio door to the side whilst further glazed doors open into an excellent size Dining Room with triple aspect views onto the extensive rear garden. Adjacent a Rear Lobby gives access to a large Utility Room and Kitchen. The Kitchen has been refurbished recently with a modern range of shaker style cabinets, pelmet lighting and a host of built in appliances complimented by a solid oak floor.
To the first floor is a spacious Landing which extends to 28'7� in length and boasts five excellent Bedrooms (four doubles and a single bedroom) including the original main Bedroom to the front with a range of fitted wardrobes and a lovely bay window and a super guest Bedroom with a private ensuite Shower Room. In addition there is a principal Bathroom with an art deco suite featuring marble flooring and a separate w.c. There is more than meets the eye to this lovely period home which also features an extensive range of outbuildings adjoining the two large garages and useful workshops. A dream for any DIY specialist or a private individual seeking a home office with plenty of storage.
The gardens are a delight approached through wrought iron gates opening onto a wide paved driveway with a turning area and further access through to the garaging. The house enjoys lovely mature gardens to all aspects and has an attractive rear patio area overlooking the extensive lawned garden. It has fencing, paved areas and enjoys a wonderful backdrop with mature trees. The village High Street of Waltham lies within walking distance of local shops and amenities and falls within the catchment of the highly regarded Tollbar Academy and sixth form. Waltham Top is a home of great character and distinction with a large garden and an extensive range of outbuildings. Highly Recommended. EPC Rating � D
The accommodation comprises:-
An enclosed porch with original leaded double doors. A further part glazed oak door leads into the entrance hall.
ENTRANCE HALL 4.09m (13'5') x 3.66m (12'0')max
A lovely and inviting hallway where the return staircase leads to a large first floor landing. A traditional hallway decorated in quality wall paper coverings with coving to the ceiling, oak flooring, a delft rack, a radiator with a fretted cover and a useful understairs storage cupboard.
A large cloakroom with a marble tiled floor and a two piece white suite comprising a push button toilet and a vanity unit with an off set sink and mirror above. It has coving to the ceiling, a wall mounted condensing boiler and a uPVC double glazed side window.
SITTING ROOM 4.88m (16'0')into bay x 4.78m (15'8')into bay
Situated overlooking the front garden and driveway this room boasts two lovely uPVC bay windows one with window seating. Tastefully decorated with coving to the ceiling, complimentary delft rack, a radiator and a beautiful stone Minster fire place housing a living flame gas fire.
LOUNGE 4.80m (15'9') x 4.75m (15'7')
A traditional lounge featuring a lovely stone Minster fireplace housing and electric stove fire. Tastefully decorated with coving to the ceiling, a complimentary dado rail and a built in alcove display cupboard. It has two radiators with fretted covers and a full height double glazed window with a matching patio door leading onto the side garden. Further glazed double doors open into the dining room.
DINING ROOM 5.26m (17'3') x 3.66m (12'0')
A generous dining room ideal for entertaining with coving to the ceiling, a complimentary dado rail, a fashionable laminate floor and a radiator. This room enjoys triple aspect views including a sliding uPVC patio door giving views and access onto the rear garden.
KITCHEN 4.78m (15'8') x 2.79m (9'2')
A modern kitchen in a light cream shaker finish with pelmet lighting and matching light baffles. Complimentary wood grained work surfaces incorporate a 1.5 bowl ceramic sink with mixer taps and tiled splash back. Built in appliances include a four ring gas hob with an overhead extractor fan, a double fan assisted oven and grill, an integrated dishwasher and plenty of cupboard space. There is a recess for tall fridge freezer and a uPVC double glazed side window. The kitchen is tastefully decorated with coving to the ceiling, a complimentary dado rail, tongue and groove panelling to dado height, a radiator and a solid oak floor.
REAR ENTRANCE LOBBY
With tiled floor leading to the utility room.
UTILTIY ROOM 2.84m (9'4') x 2.57m (8'5')
A large utility room fitted with a range of cupboards, complimentary work surfaces and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble drier. It has a ceramic tiled floor, a radiator and dual aspect uPVC windows.
With two exterior doors to the front and rear and a double glazed side window.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING extending to 8.71m (28'7') in length
With a uPVC double glazed front window, coving to the ceiling and a radiator. All rooms lead off directly as follows.
BEDROOM ONE 4.17m (13'8') x 3.96m (13'0') plus bay
An excellent bedroom tastefully decorated with an accent adorned wall featuring built in wardrobes along one wall with matching draws, coving to the ceiling, a radiator, a double glazed side window and a large uPVC bay front window.
BEDROOM TWO 4.17m (13'8') x 3.66m (12'0')
Positioned to the rear of the house and enjoying garden views with a fashionable laminate flooring, a radiator and a uPVC double glazed window.
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM
Fully tiled with a close coupled w.c, a wash hand basin with a mirror above and a shower cubicle with an electric shower. It has a heated towel warmer with a uPVC double glazed side window.
BEDROOM THREE 4.67m (15'4') x 4.29m (14'1')
An excellent double bedroom with coving to the ceiling, a radiator and a uPVC double glazed rear window.
BEDROOM FOUR 3.78m (12'5') x 3.61m (11'10')
Another good sized double bedroom tastefully decorated with coving to the ceiling, a radiator and two uPVC double glazed side windows.
BEDROOM FIVE 2.82m (9'3') x 1.98m (6'6')
Currently used as a study with a fashionable oak floor, a radiator and a uPVC double glazed side window.
BATHROOM 2.36m (7'9') x 2.01m (6'7')
A traditional white bathroom suite with the original cast iron bath, shower and screen. Fully tiled with a decorative glass motif, a chrome heated towel warmer and a quality marble tiled floor. There is a deep built in airing cupboard with a hot water cylinder and shelves and two uPVC double glazed windows.
Fully tiled with a two piece white suite comprising a close coupled w.c, a corner wash hand basin and a separate shower cubicle with an electric unit. There is a chrome heated towel warmer, a loft hatch and a uPVC double glazed side window.
DOUBLE GARAGE 5.59m (18'4') x 3.89m (14'9')
With sliding front doors and power and light.
ADJOINING WORK SHOP 3.96m (13'0') x 3.61m (11'10')
With power and light and separate door access.
SECOND ATTACHED GARAGE 6.73m (22'1') x 2.62m (8'7')
With power and light and up and over front door.
SUNROOM 6.93m (22'9') x 2.21m (7'3')
With power and light, a glazed side window and a sliding patio door.
GARDEN STORE 3.48m (11'5') x 2.18m (7'2')
With glazed windows and with sliding door access.
BRICK STORE 4.57m (15'0') x 2.24m (7'4')
Ideal for garden furniture with power and light and sliding door access.
FURTHER BRICK STORE 2.97m (9'9') x 2.21m (7'3')
With built in storage cupboards and draws beneath with lighting and separate door access.
The property is approached through wrought iron gates onto a generous paved driveway with hard standing to the front. The driveway continues through further double gates in turn to the garaging at the rear. There is a shaped lawn to the front with mature trees and laurel hedging whilst the remainder of the driveway is screened by stone, gravel and conifers. A wide paved patio area spans the rear of the house which also features an electric awning for the summer months. The lawned gardens extend to the far boundary with shrub boarders, close boarder fencing and hedging. There is a wide patio area behind the outbuildings whilst the tall mature trees create the perfect backdrop.
Mains gas, water, electricity and drainage are connected.
comprises radiators as detailed above connected to the Ideal Logic central heating boiler located in the downstairs cloakroom.
The property has the benefit of uPVC framed glazing.
North East Lincolnshire Council.
Our enquiries of the Local Authority indicates the property to be in Council Tax Band E.
Freehold - subject to Solicitors verification.
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