Cottingham is a popular Welland Valley village on the border of Leicestershire and Northamptonshire, providing a strong local
community with excellent amenities including two pubs, a village store and coffee house, a village hall, and primary school. The village is situated between the lovely market towns of Uppingham
to the North and Market Harborough to the West, both providing a range of boutique shops, cafes, restaurants and bars. Nearby Corby provides a range of excellent amenities including shops, a
cinema and swimming pool. Mainline trains into London and the North can also be reached from Market Harborough, Corby, Leicester and Kettering.
Windrush is modern architect-designed four bedroomed family home which was built approximately 10 years ago to an exacting specification. It is tucked down a quiet lane bordering open countryside. The house has many interesting features credit to
the skilled craftmanship. It is a handsome home, of stone build under a slate roof with attractive, hard wood windows.
The property is approached via a block paved driveway with slate steps up to the impressive oak entrance porch. The entrance hall is remarkably spacious, with room for a piano and has a natural, solid oak floor and a striking, grand oak
staircase. Off to the right is the light and airy, expansive, double aspect sitting room with log burner, Oak mantle, and patio doors to the
garden. A lovely room ideal for family gatherings.
The live-in family kitchen has a ceramic tile floor and is well equipped with a selection of handmade wall and base, wooden units. There is a unique, curved breakfast bar, integrated
dishwasher, coffee machine, boiling water tap and space for range style cooker and fridge freezer. All topped off nicely with a granite worktop.
Adjoining the kitchen, is a sizable, sunny dining area, with room for eating and relaxing and patio doors out to the garden. Also leading off from the kitchen is a well-appointed utility/boot room with a further door to the garden. There is a further
spacious reception room with countryside views, ideal as a home office or playroom. There is also a ground floor WC. All the ground floor rooms have the luxury of underfloor heating with exception of the boot room. Both the dining area and main
first floor bathroom have speakers inset in the ceiling to help you relax while you enjoy some music. On the first floor is a spacious landing, leading to all bedrooms and bathroom.
The master bedroom is a substantial size with an array of fitted furniture and exceptional countryside views. Steps up lead to a dressing area and a Jack and Jill bathroom with roll top bath, vanity unity and space for a shower should you wish to add one. The guest bedroom is of a good size and has an ensuite shower room and walk-in wardrobe. There are two further double
bedrooms, one with an alcove, again ideal for a shower room conversion and an airing cupboard that houses a Cledhill hot water tank. All of the first-floor rooms are bright and airy with good sized hard wood windows, the flooring upstairs is
To the front of the house is a block paved parking area for three cars, leading to the double garage and steps up to the porch area. There is additional off-road parking available for guests.
The rear garden has been professionally landscaped and consists of a large, paved terrace that runs the width of the home. Lawned area, raised sun deck and summer house. Tiering the garden, allows you to take advantage of the evening sun and the outstanding views, which stretch for miles.
House For SaleWindrush, 8A, School Lane, Cottingham, Market Harborough
Guide price £610,000 Sale Agreed
Handsome, modern, architect designed four bedroomed stone family home with outstanding views.
- Galleried entrance hall with oak staircase
- Kitchen with open-plan dining room, separate utility room
- Double aspect sitting room, separate study
- Guest cloakroom
- Master bedroom with dressing room (potential for ensuite shower room)
- Guest bedroom with ensuite shower room and walk in wardrobe
- Two further bedrooms and family bathroom
- Integral double garage, block paved private driveway with additional off street parking
- Landscaped gardens with large, paved terrace, lawn and raised sun deck. Summer house
- Gas fired underfloor central heating, oak floors throughout