Bank Cottage, Wixford, Alcester
Sold Subject to Contract

3 beds | 2 baths | 2 receptions | Offers over £485,000


  • Grade 2 listed cottage
  • Wixford, an area of outstanding natural beauty
  • Rural location
  • Master bedroom with en-suite
  • 3 generous bedrooms
  • Thatched cottage with exposed timber beams
  • Gated front access
  • Several feature inglenook fireplaces with log burners
  • Parking for 5 vehicles
  • Extended to the rear

King Homes are extremely thrilled to present a fantastic opportunity to purchase a large extended three bedroom detached and delightful character grade 2 listed thatched cottage bursting with charming features and homely attributes, with detached double garage. To add to the charisma, Bank Cottage is located in an area beaming with outstanding natural beauty known as the infamous, Wixford, nestled in the perfect Warwickshire countryside, and neighbouring other perfect English countryside villages. The property itself boasts exposed timber beams throughout, adding further charm and ambiance to the home. Once passed through the gated entrance, you are instantly captivated by the traditional thatched roof and aesthetically pleasing lure, as well as having the convenience of parking space for up to five vehicles. To the rear of the property is a beautiful mature and well maintained garden. The bedrooms host a master with en-suite and have the luxury of more storage, than typically expected for this style of property, to accommodate modern living in a timely property thus occupying more wooden beams and quirks.
Accommodation in brief comprises; large lounge, dining room, large kitchen extension with centre island and downstairs cloakroom. Upstairs; large landing (with potential for office space), master bedroom with en-suite, bedroom two with fitted wardrobes and beams, bedroom three with fitted wardrobes and beams and a family bathroom. Outside; to the front is a block paved drive to host five vehicles and a double garage with electric door. To the rear is a pretty garden with lawn, patio and an array of ornamental shrubs, plants and trees .
Viewings are strictly by appointment only; please call King Homes to arrange at your earliest convenience and avoid disappointment.

Wixford
Wixford is a charming small South Warwickshire village, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Located astride the River Arrow and set amidst attractive open countryside. There is a fine 12th Century church, St Milburga's, beautiful historic building. The village itself enjoys two local Inns and is less than 3 miles from Alcester and 2 miles from Bidford on Avon, both offering excellent local amenities.The historic market town of Stratford-upon-Avon is less than 8 miles away and provides fine shopping, cultural, sporting and recreational facilities including the Royal Shakespeare Theatres, Shakespeare's birthplace and National Hunt Race Course. The village lies within easy reach of other centres including Broadway and the North Cotswold Hills, Evesham, Worcester, Birmingham and Warwick/Leamington Spa whilst there are main line train services to London from Honeybourne Station (about 15 minutes' drive).

Kitchen 5.90 max (3.93 min) x 4.76 (19'4" max (12'10" min)
With stunning slate flooring. a range of matching floor and wall units and a centre island, woodblock worktop incorporating a Belfast style sink, and integrated Electrolux dishwasher , Worcester boiler housed by matching cupboard, two ceiling lights and doorway to handy utility space.

Utility Room/Storage
Electrics and plumbing for washer/dryer, ceiling light, floor cupboard and space for fridge freezer.

Dining room 4.57 x 3.61 max (2.70 min) (14'11" x 11'10" max (8
Carpeted with exposed beams and feature inglenook fireplace with log burner, windows to front and side aspects, wall mounted radiator, ceiling light and doorway to large storage facility, which also has a window and ceiling light.

Sitting Room 6.44 max (3.78 min) x 5.68 max (3.14 min) (21'1" m
A large carpeted lounge with stunning exposed beams, two windows to front aspect, ceiling light, wall hung radiator, feature Inglenook fireplace ''woodwarm'' log burner & surround comprising of oak beam and stone. The sitting room is made up of two, of the three original lounges from the original cottages and therefore is very spacious, with ''French'' doors & side windows opening tout to the patio. There is also a good sized storage facility that houses the electricity box and doorway leading to the;

Downstairs cloakroom
Carpet to floor with w.c & wash hand basin, ceiling light, coat hanging rail and exposed beams.

Stairs/landing 3.63 x 3.44 approx (11'10" x 11'3" approx )
Carpeted stairs with hand rail leads to the first floor large carpeted landing, which is big enough to accommodate office space/sofa area, with loft hatch giving access to a small storage facility with window to front aspect and doors radiating off to the three bedrooms, family bathroom and storage cupboard.

Master Bedroom 5.31 max (3.96 min) x 4.82 max (3.41 min) (17'5" m
Large and carpeted master bedroom with windows to side and rear aspects, fitted wardrobes, 2 ceiling spotlights and door leading to;

En-suite 1.85 x 1.33 (6'0" x 4'4")
En-suite with floor to ceiling tiles, double width shower & wash hand basin and window to side aspect.

Bedroom Two 3.88 max (3.22 to chimney stack) x 4.21 approx (12
Double carpeted room with exposed beams, windows to front and side aspects and with charismatic head height restrictions in parts, but not affecting the space in the room.

Bedroom Three 3.08 x 3.21 approx (10'1" x 10'6" approx )
A double carpeted room with storage cupboard utilised as a wardrobe, a second fitted wardrobe, exposed brick chimney and ceiling beam, wall mounted radiator and ceiling light.

Family Bathroom 2.17 x 1.6 (7'1" x 5'2" )
With wall tiles, bath tub, w.c & wash hand basin, storage cupboard, chrome effect wall mounted radiator, ceiling light, electric heater and hatch access to small loft area.

Detached Double Garage
With electric up and over garage door, electric supply with electric heating and ceiling light, double width gives ample space to hold 2 cars. The loft area is boarded and there are two side aspect windows which brings in lots of natural light.

Outside
To the front of the property a front door leads to the sitting room. To the side are gates that gain access to the residence, leading to a block paved drive way that holds space for approx 5 vehicles. Access can also be gained from the side of the property. To the rear of the property is a well kept mature garden with a range of ornamental plants, shrubs and trees, The rear garden has a lawn area as well as pathways and is private and sunny aspect.

Viewings
Viewings can be arranged strictly via appointment only. Please contact King Homes to arrange your viewing.

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