Situation and Amenities
The highly sought after village of Long Bennington is well equipped with amenities including a Medical Centre, highly regarded primary school and local nursery, public houses with restaurants, village hall, Co-op, cafe, chip shop and Indian takeaway. In addition there is a post office outreach service two days a week in the village hall. The village is bypassed by the A1 and located approximately equi-distant between the market towns of Grantham and Newark. THERE IS A DIRECT LINE RAIL CONNECTION FROM BOTH NEWARK AND GRANTHAM STATIONS TO LONDON KINGS CROSS WHICH TAKE FROM A LITTLE OVER AN HOUR.
Upon entering the front door, which is located to the side of the property, this leads into:
The entrance hallway has the staircase rising to the first floor, beneath which is sited a useful storage cupboard. The hallway provides access to the lounge, the dining kitchen, cloakroom and the study/bedroom four. There is also a ceiling light point and a radiator.
14' 0'' x 12' 10'' (4.26m x 3.91m)
This good sized and well proportioned reception room has a bow shaped window to the front elevation overlooking the garden. The focal point of the lounge is the contemporary feature fireplace with living flame gas fire inset and sat on a marble effect hearth. The lounge has cornice to the ceiling, a ceiling light point and radiator.
19' 9'' x 9' 10'' (6.02m x 2.99m)
This superb dining kitchen has dual aspect windows to the side and rear elevations, and sliding patio doors providing access out to the garden. The kitchen is fitted with an excellent range of base and wall units, including display cabinets, complemented with square edge work surfaces and tiled splash backs. There is a stainless steel sink, space and plumbing for both a washing machine and a dishwasher, space for a vertical fridge/freezer and further space for a free standing electric cooker with extractor canopy above. The room is of sufficient size to comfortably accommodate a dining table, and is complemented with high gloss ceramic tiled flooring and recessed ceiling spotlights. There is also a radiator installed.
The small study area is situated within the converted garage and provides a useful working space. Adjacent to this is the ground floor cloakroom.
Ground Floor Cloakroom
The cloakroom has an opaque window to the side elevation and is fitted with a WC and wash hand basin. The room has a ceramic tiled floor, a ceiling light point and a radiator.
12' 11'' x 8' 9'' (3.93m x 2.66m)
The study/bedroom four has a bow shaped window to the front elevation and a further window to the side. This most useful and versatile room has been created from the former garage and serves equally well as a ground floor bedroom, study or play room. There is a storage cupboard located within the room which houses the central heating boiler (we have been informed by the vendor that a new boiler is due to be fitted 30 September 2020). The room also has wood laminate flooring, a ceiling light point and a radiator.
First Floor Landing
As previously mentioned, the staircase rises from the entrance hallway to the spacious first floor landing which has doors into the three first floor bedrooms and the bathroom. The landing has an opaque window to the side elevation, and a ceiling light point. Access to the roof space is obtained from the landing.
13' 0'' x 19' 7'' (3.96m x 5.96m)
An excellent sized double bedroom with a window to the front elevation, a ceiling light point and a radiator.
11' 1'' x 10' 7'' (3.38m x 3.22m)
A further very good sized double bedroom with a window to the rear elevation overlooking the delightful garden. This bedroom has wood laminate flooring, a ceiling light point and a radiator.
8' 9'' x 8' 8'' (2.66m x 2.64m)
This bedroom has a window to the front elevation, a ceiling light point and a radiator.
8' 8'' x 5' 5'' (2.64m x 1.65m)
The well appointed bathroom has two opaque windows to the rear elevation and is fitted with a bath with electric shower above, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. The bathroom is complemented with ceramic floor and wall tiling, together with recessed ceiling spotlights. In addition there is a heated towel rail.
To the front of the property is a long driveway which provides off road parking for numerous vehicles, either side of which are beds containing a wide variety of mature shrubs and plants. There is gated access down the side of the property to the rear garden.
The great sized rear garden is a particular feature of Fircroft and is fully enclosed. There is a sizeable shaped patio situated to the rear of the property and this provides an ideal outdoor seating and entertaining area. The garden has an expansive lawn and a number of well stocked raised beds, together with a variety of fruit trees. Located to the foot of the garden is a substantial shed and this is included within the sale.
The property is in Band C.