Outside space that makes home work for owner
“It was unsympathetically altered in the 1950s and so I have been gradually undoing all that and I’d say I am 70 per cent of the way there.
“I have had new windows and doors and I have installed central heating and replaced the Aga and most of the lead work on the roof and bay window.”
There is potential for more sensitive updating and for converting the outbuildings subject to planning permission.
Mr Jacobs is selling to downsize and says: “This is a fantastic big family house and having the workshop has been great but I am looking to downsize to a house that would be more suitable for me when I retire in the next few years.
“The previous owner of this property used it as the base for a small business so it could be useful for someone who wants to work from home.”
This handsome Victorian house comes with substantial outbuildings. It also boasts a kitchen with Aga.
PLENTY OF SPACE: