This truly unique property is set at the bottom of a private lane in the popular conservation village of Wansford, and benefits with stunning south-facing gardens which run down to the banks of the River Nene, where you will find a private mooring which provides perfect place from which to fish or relax and watch the river flow by.
The beautifully presented Grade II Listed character cottage is set in an elevated position overlooking stunning landscaped gardens and woodland areas with the river beyond. The property retains a wealth of character and original features throughout, including exposed beams, part vaulted ceilings and an open fireplace with wood burner. The ground floor accommodation comprises; Entrance hall, sitting room, dining room and a fitted kitchen. There is also the benefit of a downstairs cloakroom.
To the first floor, the landing/study area gives access to three good sized bedrooms with the master featuring an en-suite bathroom. There is also a family shower room. Bedroom 2 features a balcony offering south facing views over the gardens and beyond.
Outside is where the property really comes into its own, the present owners over the last year have completely transformed the gardens attached to the cottage itself, by adding in a tiered terrace with feature Koi pond, planted borders and mature trees, including a rare to this county Japanese Ginkgo tree. The woodland garden features several specimen trees and leads over a footbridge to the private inset mooring and access to the River Nene.
The property also benefits from a double garage and off-road parking for several vehicles. Read more