This property has now been taken off the market (as of 20 November 2020).
6 Bed Detached House, Wood Lane Farm Cottage Barston, B92
A very special six bedroom luxury property comprising: 3 bedroom cottage plus adjoining 3 bedroom apartment with separate entrance, drive & garden.
Superb private & rural location in Solihull. Fully equipped & exceptionally furnished.
Located down a secluded country lane in a highly desirable area, yet just a five minute drive from all amenities in the village of Knowle. Furnished to a high specification offering all the character of a 200-year-old cottage but with a stylish and contemporary country feel throughout.
Fully furnished. All cooking and dining equipment , top quality bedding & linen etc. provided. The property can be serviced (at additional cost) or unserviced. A weekly gardening service is included.
ALL BILLS included: All utility bills; Council Tax; Superfast Broadband; TV Licence; Gardener; Window Cleaner.
Only three miles from Solihull town centre, 3 miles from Birmingham Airport/NEC/Genting Arena and 10 miles from the centre of Birmingham. 2 miles from M42.
Perfect for corporate/executive let; insurance accommodation; families.
A traditional pub and a fine dining bar are both within walking distance.
The character lounge features oak timbers with a traditional open fire as well as as central heating. There is a three seater sofa, armchair and dining table for four people. Quality curtains/blinds and carpet.
The contemporary country kitchen includes: dishwasher, fridge, microwave, toaster, gas hob and electric cooker. The kitchen table seats six and French doors lead onto the dining patio.
A separate room off the kitchen houses a freezer and storage units with a door leading out to Wood Lane. A further utility room houses a washing machine, tumble drier and second toilet and sink. There is an iron and ironing board.
There is an entrance hall and a snug/office/second reception room which incorporates an entrance to the stairs.
There are three bedrooms – one with king-size bed, one with double bed. The third room is a large open plan area suitable for third bedroom or dressing area. The rooms can be re-configured to suit.
The upstairs bathroom has an extra large bath with overhead and wall shower with folding bath screen. There is a duel fuel radiator/towel rail which can be used separately from the heating system to dry towels during the summer months.
The garden has a large lawn and a stylish dining patio. The cobbled driveway can accommodate up to eight cars.
Being a traditional cottage there are three low beams. The stairs are winding but have a safety rail.
Charming ground-floor level apartment finished to a high specification with a stylish and contemporary country feel throughout.
The Apartment adjoins the Cottage but has its own separate entrance, garden & driveway for 4 cars.
The open-plan living area comprises: lounge area with two sofas & smart tv, dining table for 4, luxury fitted kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer, toaster etc as well as a separate utility area with washing machine, tumble dryer, ironing board & iron.
There is a large Master bedroom with a king-size bed, a double bedroom with double bed and a single room with single bed. All bedroom furniture and beds are of an excellent standard.
The luxury bathroom is fully tiled with a walk-in shower and quality fixtures and fittings.
Pets considered where appropriate.
For golf enthusiasts West Midlands Golf Club is a two minute drive, Nailcote & Copt Heath Golf courses five minutes & The Belfry Golf Course is just 20 minutes away.
Fishermen can enjoy Blythe Waters (a three minute walk across the fields), Barston Lakes or Oak Lane Farm in Barston, both of which are a two minute drive.
Barston offers many beautiful country walks and Wood Lane itself is a tranquil spot, used by very few vehicles or pedestrians as there are only three properties in the lane.
The closest restaurant, The Malt Shovel at Barston, is a two minute walk away and provides atmospheric dining in the bar as well as a more formal restaurant. (note that The Malt Shovel at Barston is currently closed due to Covid)
The Bulls Head, a 10 minute walk through the village, offers a more traditional menu and a host of award-winning real ales.
In the neighbouring villages of Hampton in Arden & Knowle are Peels, The Beeches, Longfellows and a host of other excellent restaurants of all cuisines.
Less than a five minute drive away is the village of Knowle with all amenities - Tesco, garage, pubs, restaurants, all shops etc. There are local Indian and Chinese delivery services and both the Malt Shovel & Bulls Head are happy to offer a plated up meal if you want an extra special takeaway!
Price & Bills
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