HIGH STREET, ECTON, NORTHAMPTON


A beautiful stone cottage in the heart of Ecton Village which has been lovingly and sympathetically improved over recent years. Internally there is flag stone flooring to the ground floor and oak flooring to the first floor. The living room has an inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove. There is a separate lounge with living flame gas fire. Located to the rear of the property is a stone and oak constructed orangery/ dining room. Both the kitchen and bathroom have been updated to a high standard. The current owners have also converted a barn in the rear garden to a bedroom with en-suite toilet.

Ecton is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Wellingborough in Northamptonshire, England. The village is just east of Northampton, just off the A4500 road. It was one of the first villages in Northamptonshire to be given conservation status.

Ground floor

Living room

14' 4" x 13' 7" (4.37m x 4.13m) Entry through dark stained partly glazed oak door with leaded light glazing, flag stone floor, inglenook fire place with wood burning stove, exposed stone work, beam ceiling, stairs rising to first floor with understairs cupboard and drawers, wall light points, double panel radiator, access to lounge, kitchen and orangery/ dining room.

Kitchen

13' 9" x 7' 6" (4.20m x 2.28m) Wood fronted base and wall mounted cupboards with brushed chrome handles, solid wood work surface space, Belfast sink with mono mixer tap over, five ring range gas cooker, plumbing for dishwasher, tall standing fridge/ freezer space, sunken spotlights to ceiling, radiator, windows to front and rear elevations, open view through to living room. live-in flame coal effect gas fire in hardwood surround with tiled hearth, wall light points to side of chimney breast, beam ceiling, radiator, two windows to the front elevation, window to rear elevation.

Lounge

14' 1" x 10' 3" (4.28m x 3.12m) Living flame coal effect gas fire in hardwood surround with tiled hearth, wall light points to side of chimney breast, beam ceiling, radiator, two windows to the front elevation, window to rear elevation.

Orangery/ dining room

10' 11" x 9' 11" (3.34m x 3.02m) Stone and solid oak construction with pitch roof, flag stone floor, traditional column style radiator, double fully glazed doors to rear garden.

First floor

First floor landing

Pitch ceiling with access to loft area, solid oak floor, radiator, clothes hanging cupboard, cupboard housing gas fired boiler for heating and hot water, window to front elevation.

Bedroom one

13' 8" x 11' 6" (4.16m x 3.50m) Pitch ceiling with beams, solid oak floor, radiator, windows to front and rear elevations.

Bedroom two

14' 1" x 10' 7" (4.30m x 3.22m) Pitch ceiling, solid oak floor, radiator, triple fitted wardrobes, windows to front and rear elevations.

Bathroom

Three piece suite of wood panel bath with shower over and screen, wall mounted wash hand basin, closed coupled WC, double radiator, solid oak floor, full height tiling to bath and shower area, half wood panelling to walls, sunken spotlights to ceiling, electric shaver point, window to rear elevation.

Externally

Rear garden

Paved patio area with steps up to lawn, flower, shrub and evergreen borders. The rear garden is fully enclosed by a mixture of stone walls and timber fencing.

Converted barn

10' 11" x 8' 1" (3.33m x 2.46m) Currently used as an additional bedroom with oak flooring and electric heater, Velux window. En-suite WC, wash hand basin with vanity cupboard under, extractor fan, oak floor.

Agents Notes

The barn has been converted to a bedroom with en-suite WC by the current owner. Building regs have not been obtained.

The property has a grade II listing.

FEATURES

Beautifully Restored Cottage
Popular East Northamptonshire Village
Three Reception Rooms
Character Features
Improved Kitchen And Bathroom
Good Size Rear Garden
Gas Radiator Heating
Energy Efficiency Rating: E