Chebsey, Staffordshire


Key features

  • Charming character Cottage
  • Fabulous rural location with outstanding views
  • Picturesque village with excellent links to wider transport network
  • Three reception rooms, four bedrooms, Cottage style kitchen
  • Large garden and additional paddock extending to approximately 1 acre
  • Additional parking area with space for numerous vehicles
  • EPC Rating F
  • 360 Degree Virtual Tour Available

Full Details

Drumble Cottage is located on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Chebsey with an elevated situation that provides some wonderful views over gentle rolling countryside. The detached cottage has three reception rooms, a kitchen and guest cloak room on the ground floor, the first floor having four bedrooms and a family bathroom.

Chebsey is a pretty village centred around the church and village hall, with a number of charming character properties forming the community. Chebsey has excellent links to the wider transport network with the M6 at junction 14 or 15 a short distance away and a mainline railway station in the nearby county town of Stafford providing regular intercity services to London (1h20m), Birmingham (45m) and Manchester (1h5m). Primary schooling is In Eccleshall with secondary schooling in Stafford or Stone.

There is a large area of off road parking directly opposite the property with space for a number of vehicles. The current owners achieved planning permission for a detached garage which has since lapsed. A wicket gate opens to a paved area adjacent to the front of the cottage with a front door opening into the central hallway with guest cloak room off. The intimate snug at the front of the cottage overlooks the cottage garden and has an open fire in a cast iron surround with built in book shelves either side of the fireplace.

To the rear of the hall are the sitting room and dining room the sitting room having a multi fuel stove, both rooms overlooking the rear garden and paddock beyond. The dining room leads to the kitchen with a bespoke range of solid wood units, oil fired Esse Jetmaster stove with back boiler providing central heating. The kitchen enjoys some wonderful far reaching views over the gardens, paddock and farmland beyond.

There are four bedrooms on the first floor all served by the family bathroom. The master and bedroom two both have wash basins in vanity units with all four bedrooms having built in wardrobes. Every bedroom enjoys wonderful views with bedroom three being particularly panoramic.

The character cottage has a large well stocked garden (0.2 acre) with a number of mature borders and shaped lawn. In addition to this. There is a separate paddock extending to approximately 0.8 acre with an additional gated access from the lane.

The property has been well maintained by the owners with replacement wood double glazing throughout, electrical rewiring, renewed roof and is presented in neutral decor.


10' 5'' x 9' 11'' (3.17m x 3.02m)

Double glazed hardwood door opening to garden. Open fire in cast surround with wooden mantle. Built in shelves either side of chimney.

Dining Room

12' 10'' x 9' 9'' (3.92m x 2.96m)

Double glazed solid wood window to rear garden and paddock beyond. Built in house keepers' cupboard.


13' 3'' x 12' 1'' (4.05m x 3.68m)

Bespoke solid wood kitchen units, Esse oil fired stove and central heating boiler. Stainless sink and drainer under window with far reaching views. Door to front garden, entrance. Tiled flooring.

Sitting Room

12' 10'' x 10' 10'' (3.92m x 3.30m)

Multi fuel stove in exposed brick surround with wooden mantle. Door to former front porch. Built in shelving to alcoves.

Master Bedroom

13' 1'' x 12' 3'' (4.00m x 3.74m)

Window with lovely open views, wash hand basin in vanity unit. Built in wardrobes.

Bedroom Two

10' 11'' x 7' 7'' (3.34m x 2.32m)

Sharing the same far reaching views as the master bedroom, wash hand basin and built in wardrobes.

Bedroom Three

12' 8'' x 11' 10'' (3.87m x 3.61m)

Triple aspect with outstanding views. Built in wardrobes.

Bedroom Four

9' 11'' x 9' 6'' (3.02m x 2.90m)

Window with wonderful views, built in wardrobes.

Principal Bathroom

Separate shower enclosure, panelled bath, wash hand basin and wc. Wonderful views.


Beautifully landscaped gardens approximately 0.2 acres, with mature and well stocked borders, shaped lawns. Paddock extending to approximately 0.8 acres with separate access from the lane.

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