About the property

Brookside Cottage is a unique property. Steeped in history, in a stunning countryside location with complete privacy, while offering excellent commuter links. Tastefully modernised with many original features, this home boasts character and charm throughout. The accommodation is well proportioned, with the ground floor offering a formal dining room, sitting room, and breakfast kitchen. All these rooms have views across the stunning riverside garden. The sitting room is a tranquil space with an open fire, perfect for cosy nights in winter. The imposing dining room with vaulted beamed ceiling and French doors, opens onto a balcony, offering a wonderful space for al fresco dining. The large cottage style kitchen has Magnet shaker style wall & base units, with solid wood work surfaces. It has a slate floor, Belfast sink with mixer tap, range cooker with bespoke extractor, built in fridge, freezer and dishwasher. There is ample space for a table and chairs. The ground floor also has a utility room, WC, office and the versatility of having bedroom four on the ground floor next to the toilet, which could be a separate annex. A door from the utility room leads to the double garage which is currently used as a workshop for dog training. To the first floor are three double bedrooms. Bedroom one has built in wardrobes and French doors onto a balcony. All the bedrooms have panoramic views of the garden and the River Soar. The family bathroom comprises of a low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and bath with shower overhead. Planning permission previously granted for an extra bedroom and bathroom. Externally, magical garden will take your breath away. It is almost an acre of land bordered by the River Soar and land protected by the Wildlife Trust. It includes an orchard with apple, plum and pear trees and a grapevine. Viewing is essential. Read more