Four-bedroomed family home on Main Street, Long Bennington, on the market for £550,000 with Richard Watkinson and Partners
A fine grade II listed four-bedroomed family home, believed to date from around 1759, in Long Bennington is on the market for £550,000 with Richard Watkinson and Partners.
Sparrow House, on Main Street, offers spacious living accommodation with plenty of charm and character.
The main house has around 2,150sq ft of living accommodation and the outbuildings offer further potential to extend, subject to the relevant planning permissions, and there is a generous sized garden.
A fine entrance hall leads to the lounge, where there is a box sash window and fireplace with wood-burning stove.
There is an open-plan family dining kitchen and living room with an Aga range and fireplace with wood-burning stove.
A rear hallway leads to the utility room.
An office, next to a ground floor shower room, could be converted into another living room or bedroom.
On the first floor landing there is an area fitted with bookshelves that is suitable as a work from home space.
Bedroom one is a double with a box sash window and cast iron hob fireplace.
The second bedroom is also a double and has a box sash window and built-in pine wardrobes.
There is also another double bedroom and a single, as well as a family bathroom with well-preserved 1930s wall tiling.
The house is set well back from the road with enclosed green frontage. A driveway provides off-road parking.
The rear garden enjoys a good degree of seclusion with patio terrace and lawned gardens.
Outbuildings include two timber-built cabins suitable for home offices or studio, and original brick and stone outbuildings, including former stables, coal shed and storage sheds.