Offered with no onward chain is this individual detached Victorian Cottage, benefitting from extended and characterful interiors, four bedrooms and a tranquil garden plot in the desirable rural village. Dating back to the 1800s, Swallow Cottage previously formed part of the locally significant Bass family s Rangemore Hall Eatate and has been remodelled and extended over time to create deceptively spacious and utterly charming interiors, showcasing a wealth of character and reclaimed features throughout including a handmade kitchen, original doors and traditional bathroom fittings.
The accommodation comprises briefly: entrance porch, reception hall/snug, generous sitting room, bespoke country kitchen, open plan dining room, garden room, cloakroom and rear hall to the ground floor, with four bedrooms to the first floor serviced by a family bathroom and separate WC. Outside, established and mature gardens extend to a generous size offering complete privacy to all sides, and gated access opens into a private driveway which leads to the detached single garage. Swallow Cottage is serviced by majority double glazed and oil fired central heating.
Swallow Cottage lies in the heart of the rural village of Rangemore, an idyllic community home to a Social Club, a historic Church, the Byrkley Park Garden Centre and the Rangemore C of E Primary School which feeds into John Taylor High School, with the recently opened John Taylor Free School also around two miles from the property. Convenience facilities can be found in local Barton under Needwood where there is a post office, Co-Op general store, pubs, cafes and boutique shops, and the centres of Burton on Trent and the cathedral City of Lichfield both offer more comprehensive shopping and leisure amenities. For leisure pursuits, the area is renowned for local countryside walks and cycling, the FAs St Georges Park which is home to a members only gym lies around two miles away, and Cannock Chase, and the Peak District National Park can be reached in around 30 minutes. Swallow Cottage is well placed for access to commuter routes such as A38, A50 and M6 Toll, direct rail links to Birmingham and London are available from rail stations in Lichfield and the international airports of East Midlands, Birmingham and Manchester are also all within a convenient commute.
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