Guide Price £495,000

Detached Property

  • Impressive Detached Period Cottage
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Spacious Reception Rooms
  • Enclosed Attractive Gardens
  • Two Driveways & Garage
  • Village Location. EPC Rating E
Thomas James are delighted to offer to the market, this impressive detached period cottage. Ivydene Cottage has been sympathetically extended, and provides spacious and well presented accommodation arranged over two floors including an open storm porch, reception hall/study, dining room, living room/snug, breakfast kitchen and utility room to the ground floor, with a split landing giving access to a shower room and the first floor landing giving access to four good sized bedrooms, and the family bathroom.

Benefiting from double glazing, gas central heating and original features including fireplaces, exposed beams to ceilings, and stripped wooden doors throughout, the property boasts enclosed attractive gardens, a garage and two driveways providing off road parking for multiple vehicles.

Situated in the popular and picturesque village of Gunthorpe, the property is within easy reach of facilities in nearby Lowdham and of main road routes giving access to Nottingham, Leicester and Newark.

Viewing is highly recommended.


Davids Lane can be located from Main Street and Lowdham Road By-Pass (A6097) Gunthorpe.


Open Storm Porch

Leading to:-

Composite Entrance Door

With UPVC double glazed windows to both sides, giving access into:-

Entrance Hall/Study

3.02m x 3.00m (9'10" x 9'10")

Double glazed windows to the both side elevations, beams to ceiling, feature stone flooring, ceiling spotlights, radiator, stairs rising to the first floor, doors giving access to the utility room, breakfast kitchen and the:-

Dining Room

3.90m x 3.83m (12'9" x 12'6")

Double glazed bay window to the front elevation, beams to ceiling, slate flooring, feature open fireplace with a cast iron wood burning stove set on a sandstone hearth with an exposed brick surround, storage cupboard, radiator, door into:-

Breakfast Kitchen

3.83m x 3.51m (12'6" x 11'6")

Fitted with a range of wall, drawer and base units with granite work surfaces over, inset one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap and tiled splashbacks, integrated dishwasher, electric cooker point, space for a fridge/freezer. Double glazed window to the side elevation, double glazed bay window to the front elevation, feature tiling to floor, beam to ceiling, exposed brick decorative feature fireplace with a timber mantle over, door giving access to the side.

Lounge/Snug Area

8.13m x 3.83m (26'8" x 12'6")

Two double glazed windows to the front elevation, beam to ceiling, vaulted ceiling, three radiators, ceiling spotlights, double glazed French doors opening to the side elevation.

Utility Room

2.06m x 1.09m (6'9" x 3'6")

Steps leading down, to a range of fitted wall, drawer and base units, with laminate work surfaces over, space and plumbing for a washing machine, space for an condenser dryer.

Opaque double glazed window to the rear elevation, tiling to dado height, stone flooring, beams to ceiling, radiator.

Split Level Landing

Door into:-

Shower Room

2.06m x 1.76m (6'9" x 5'9")

Fitted with a three piece suite comprising a shower enclosure with an electric shower, a pedestal wash hand basin, and a low level flush w/c. Opaque double glazed window to the rear elevation, extractor fan, ceiling spotlights, beams to ceiling, Aquaboard splashback, tiled splashback, tiling to floor, radiator.


First Floor Landing

2.06m x 1.82m (6'9" x 5'11")

Doors giving access to four bedrooms and the family bathroom.

Bedroom One

3.85m x 3.59m (12'7" x 11'9")

Double glazed window to the front elevation, storage cupboard into the recess, ceiling spotlights, beams to ceiling, feature exposed chimney breast with decorative fireplace, radiator.

Bedroom Two

3.85m x 3.85m (12'7" x 12'7")

Double glazed window to the front elevation, exposed chimney breast, beams to ceiling, ceiling light point, storage cupboard into the recess housing the wall mounted central heating boiler, radiator, door into:-

Bedroom Three

3.85m x 3.67m (12'7" x 12'0")

Double glazed window to the side elevation, beams to ceiling, vaulted ceiling, ceiling light point, radiator.

Bedroom Four

3.05m x 3.01m (10'0" x 9'10")

Double glazed window to the front elevation, vaulted ceiling, beams to ceiling, ceiling light point, radiator.


2.49m x 2.02m (8'2" x 6'7")

Fitted with a three piece suite in white comprising a panelled bath with A shower attachment, a wash hand basin incorporated into a vanity unit, and a low level flush w/c.

Velux window to the rear pitch, two storage cupboards, ceiling spotlights, wood panelling to dado height.


To the front of the property there is a lawned area with well stocked borders, and a feature brick well. There is gated access to a gravelled driveway providing off road parking (currently used for a motor home).

There is further gated access at the side of property to a driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles and in turn giving access to a SINGLE GARAGE.


To the side of property, the attractive garden and includes a lawned area, with mature shrub borders and trees. There is a further covered seating area, ideal for entertaining, and including a paved patio seating area.


With an up and over door, power and lighting connected, door giving access into a storage area.

Referral Arrangement Note

Thomas James Estate Agents always refer sellers (and will offer to refer buyers) to Fraser Brown, Premier Property Lawyers, Ives & Co, and Curtis & Parkinson for conveyancing services (as above). It is your decision as to whether or not you choose to deal with these conveyancers. Should you decide to use the conveyancers named above, you should know that Thomas James Estate Agents would receive a referral fee of between £120 and £240 including VAT from them, for recommending you to them.