Crows Nest is a period detached cottage, believed to date back to the 16th century, set within approx 2/3 acre plot on the banks of the River Trent with morring and fishing rights. The property has been sympathetically extended and refurbished by the current vendors to combine a wealth of period features with modern, open plan family living. Having stunning breath taking views over the extensive professionally landscaped grounds, River Trent and ancient causeway and superb access to major link roads, East midlands Airport, Parkway Railway Station and within Chellaston School Catchment area, this is a unique opportunity. Having gas fired central heating system with accommodation briefly comprising:- Stunning open plan dining area with wine cellar off, kitchen area and seating area all with under floor heating & aspect over the garden, Utility room, ground floor shower room, formal lounge, workshop and separate snug/family room. To the first floor are five well proportioned bedrooms, master bedroom having french doors to a good sized enclosed roof terrace with superb views. Off the landings are 2 shower rooms and bathroom. Outside to the front of the property is a tarmac driveway providing off road parking for 5/6 vehicles with gated vehicular access to either side, (planning permission for a detached double garage) To the rear & sides is an extensive shaped lawn which backs directly onto the River Trent, flanked with mature trees, with feature central landscaped patio areas.
- Price was £750,000 - Reduced to 'Offers Over' £700,000
- 16th Century extended and refurbished family home
- Approx 2/3 acre plot with stunning views
- Mooring and fishing rights
- Five bedrooms
- Open plan ground floor lving space
- Off road parking and planning consent for double garage
Having double opening double glazed French doors giving access to:
Dining Area 20' 9" x 13' 5" ( 6.32m x 4.09m )
Having feature double glazed apex roof feature, ceramic tiled flooring with underfloor heating, archway opening to stairs to the first floor, double opening doors to lounge and cast iron double opening gates giving access to:
Wine Cellar 14' 2" x 6' 3" ( 4.32m x 1.91m )
Having quarry tiled flooring and light. Providing easy access to wine storage.
Open Plan Kitchen Area 16' 7" x 22' 10" ( 5.05m x 6.96m )
Fitted with a range of bespoke oak fronted matching base and wall units with oak-block work surfaces over, Belfast enamel sink unit with period style mixer tap, Rangemaster stove with double oven grill, fiver burner gas gob and griddle plate with double width extractor hood over, space for fridge/freezer, complementary splashback tiling, two double glazed windows to the rear elevation giving aspect over the garden, two further windows to the side, central dining area, exposed brick feature wall, open spindle staircase to the first floor, inset spotlights to the ceiling and door to:
Having shelving and in-turn giving access to the snug.
Seating Area (kitchen) 14' 7" x 11' 11" ( 4.45m x 3.63m )
Having double glazed window to the rear and side elevations giving superb aspect over the garden and River Trent, double glazed double opening doors to the side elevation, ceramic tiled flooring with underfloor heating and door to:
Fitted with a three piece white suite comprising of period WC, wash hand basin set in vanity unit with storage beneath and corner glazed shower cubicle with Triton electric shower over. Double glazed opaque window to the side elevation, ceramic tiled flooring with underfloor heating and period style radiator with chrome heated towel rail over.
Utility Room 12' 1" x 5' 11" ( 3.68m x 1.80m )
Fitted with range of base units with roll edge laminated work surfaces over, single drainer stainless steel sink unit with chrome mixer tap over, ceramic tiled splashbacks, plumbing and space for washing machine, ceramic tiled flooring with underfloor heating, feature stone wall to one side, double glazed window to the rear elevation and timber door to the side giving access to side driveway.
Lounge 23' 10" x 15' 7" ( 7.26m x 4.75m )
Accessed via half glazed timber doors with inset coloured and leaded glazing. A characterful room having ornamental beams to the ceiling, four double glazed windows to the front elevation, two central heating radiators, feature brick-faced Inglenook fireplace incorporating a cast iron wood burning stove on a quarry tiled hearth and an internal door leading to:
Workshop 14' 11" x 12' 4" ( 4.55m x 3.76m )
Having light, power and door leading to the side driveway.
Rear Snug/family Room 15' 2" x 15' 1" ( 4.62m x 4.60m )
Having feature half glazed timber door with inset coloured and leaded glazing, double glazed double opening French doors with attached side panel to the rear giving access and aspect over the garden, two further double glazed windows to the side elevation, double door fronted fitted cupboard with shelving over, feature beams to the ceiling, central heating radiator and door giving access to the understairs store:- which in-turn then gives access back into the kitchen.
First Floor Landing
Accessed via staircase off the kitchen.
Master Bedroom Suite 15' 3" x 16' 6" ( 4.65m x 5.03m )
Having double glazed windows to the front and side elevations, two central heating radiators, useful walk-in dressing room area with hanging rail and shelving, double glazed double opening French doors giving access to the roof terrace. A decked roof terrace with a cast iron balustrade provides stunning views over the garden, fields beyond and River Trent and steps leading down to the patio and rear garden.
Fitted with a double width glazed cubicle with mains shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Part ceramic tiled walls, ceramic tiled flooring, period style radiator with chrome heated towel rail over, inset spotlights to the ceiling, extractor and double glazed opaque window to the front elevation.
Bedroom 12' 2" x 12' 3" ( 3.71m x 3.73m )
Having double glazed window to the front elevation, feature beams to the ceiling, exposed and varnished floorboards and central heating radiator.
Bedroom 15' 4" x 15' 10" ( 4.67m x 4.83m )
Having double glazed window to the rear elevation giving super aspect over the garden and River Trent, further double glazed windows to the both front and rear elevations (rear elevation window gives access to the roof terrace), central heating radiator and feature vaulted beamed ceiling and exposed wall beams.
Fitted with double width glazed walk-in shower with chrome mixer shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Part ceramic tiled walls, ceramic tiled flooring, wall mounted chrome heated towel rail and double glazed opaque window to the front elevation.
Off Second Staircase
Having open spindle balustrade, minton tiled flooring, vaulted beamed ceiling, central heating radiator and double glazed velux roof-light window.Front timber entrance door can be accessed from the front steps.
Bedroom 14' 10" x 13' 5" measured beneath slightly slop ( 4.52m x 4.09m measured beneath slightly slop )
measured beneath slightly sloping ceiling.
Having feature exposed beams, double glazed window to the side elevation, double glazed velux roof-light window and central heating radiator.
Bedroom 17' 2" x 8' 11" measured beneath sloping ceili ( 5.23m x 2.72m measured beneath sloping ceili )
Having double glazed window to the front and side elevation,central heating radiator, exposed beams and quality laminate flooring.
Family Bathroom 11' 6" x 9' 6" ( 3.51m x 2.90m )
Fitted with a four piece period white suite comprising of free-standing ball and claw foot roll top bath, pedestal wash hand basin, high level WC and corner glazed shower cubicle with chrome mains shower over and separate shower attachment. Part ceramic tiled walls, exposed and stained floorboards, period style radiator with chrome heated towel radiator over, double glazed opaque window to the front elevation and loft access with pull down ladder.
To the front of the property is a tarmac driveway providing off road parking for 5/6 vehicles with gated vehicular access to the either side of the property. One side is gravelled providing off road parking with lantern light to the side elevation. To the front is a dwarf stone wall edged border inset with a variety of mature shrubs. Paved steps leading to the elevated front door area with open open wrought iron balustrade. Separate gated access to the opposite side into a further parking area if required. (There is currently planning permission for a double garage to be erected). Three timber sheds (all to be included in with the selling price). An extensive shaped lawn which continues round to the rear of the property, flanked with mature trees, which backs directly onto the River Trent with mooring and fishing rights. Feature dwarf brick wall creating an enclosure for a stone paved patio incorporating borders inset with box hedging and a variety of shrubs. Ornamental pond and brick bar providing storage for under unit fridge/freezer, BBQ etc. Lantern lighting to the opposite side of the property and the patio area extends all the way round to the opposite side of the property. Covered pergola and further lawn to the side of the patio. A particular feature of this property is the extensive garden with stunning views over the River Trent and far reaching views over countryside beyond which must be viewed to be fully appreciated.