Set back from the road and standing on a good sized plot of just over 1/3 rd of an acre is this most attractive and spacious detached 4/5 bedroom family home with over 2500sq ft of well-proportioned accommodation overlooking open fields to the front, side and rear and found in the sought after village of Preston.

Longmete Cottage has been lovingly cared for and thoughtfully extended by the present owners to provide a light, bright contemporary home whilst retaining a cosiness offered by wood burners to four reception rooms. The stunning 40ft extension at the rear extends across the back of the property and opens onto the impressive and beautiful secluded garden with uninterrupted countryside views.

To the ground floor you enter the reception hall/snug with a wood burner, double doors lead into the spacious kitchen/family room which enjoys underfloor heating and utility room to the side. The kitchen opens to the dining area through oak bi-fold doors which makes this area a very large and versatile entertaining space, from here you step down to enter the cinema lounge which also enjoys underfloor heating, wood burner and beautiful views of the garden and beyond. Also on the ground floor is a double aspect sitting room with wood burner, cloakroom and study/bedroom. To the first floor are a spacious family bathroom and four good sized double bedrooms enjoying wonderful countryside views. The principal bedroom has Sharps fitted wardrobes and an en-suite bathroom. The loft is a fitted with drop down ladder, boarded for storage and has light and power.Outside the large gardens have been well maintained and are laid mainly to lawn with a variety of plants, shrubs, fruit and mature trees surrounding the lawn and large patio area and fenced vegetable plot with raised beds. To the front entrance is a double five bar gate, shingled driveway surrounded by mature trees offering further privacy, double garage and large parking area to the front and side of the property.

Room Sizes
Entrance Hall/Snug 4.70m x 3.20m (15'5 x 10'6)
Lounge 3.63m x 4.67m (11'11 x 15'4)
Bedroom/Study 3.63m x 3.02m (11'11 x 9'11)
Kitchen 4.93m x 7.26m (16'2 x 23'10)
Dining Room 5.54m x 4.14m (18'2 x 13'7)
Sitting Room 5.72m x 4.14m (18'9 x 13'7)
Bedroom 3.63m x 3.02m (11'11 x 9'11)
Bedroom 3.63m x 4.67m (11'11 x 15'4)
Bedroom 2.67m x 3.66m (8'9 x 12'0)
Bedroom 4.22m x 4.42m (13'10 x 14'6)
Double Garage 5.46m x 4.93m (17'11 x 16'2)

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