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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Green End, MAULDEN, Bedfordshire


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Tenure: Freehold

Enjoying unobstructed coutryside and woodland views, this unique historic thatched cottage boasts a wealth of character and modern features with many outdoor living benefits.

Sitting on the southern edge of Maulden Woods along a quiet country lane
Set within approx 1.5 acres and includes a paddock, stable, tack room and large double storey garage.
Grade II Listed, the original cottage is thought to date from the 17th century. A substantial extension was added 18 years ago.
The accommodation includes four bedrooms with master en-suite, two cloakrooms & family bathroom
Beautiful lounge & dining room, both with Inglenook fireplaces & the kitchen/diner is the heart of the home
Front and rear gardens are complemented by a patio, summerhouse, pergola and pond, There is as an extensive network of woodland footpaths and bridleways in the woods


Entrance Hall
Accessed via timber front entrance door. Doors to lounge and dining room.

23' 7" x 12' 5" (7.19m x 3.78m) Window and patio doors to front aspect. Exposed beams and timbers. Feature Inglenook fireplace with timber mantel, brick surround and flagstone hearth. 2 Radiators. Doors to entrance hall and central hall. Understairs storage cupboard.

Dining Room
12' 9" x 10' 9" (3.89m x 3.28m) Window to front aspect. window to side aspect. Exposed beams and timbers. Stairs to bedroom three. Radiator. Feature Inglenook fireplace with timber mantel, stone surround and quarry tiled hearth. Doors to entrance hall and study.

12' 5" x 6' 9" (3.78m x 2.06m) Window to rear aspect. Radiator. Exposed timbers. Doors to central hall, dining room and family bathroom.

Family Bathroom
Windows to side and rear aspects. Three piece suite comprising: Corner panelled bath with telephone style shower mixer attachment and separate shower over, wash hand basin and low level WC. Airing cupboard housing hot water tank. Heated towel rail and radiator.

Central Hall
Window to rear aspect. Radiator. Stairs to first floor landing two. Doors to lounge, study and cloakroom One.

Cloakroom One
Window to side aspect. Two piece suite comprising: Wash hand basin and low level WC. Tiled splashback. Oil fired boiler. Radiator.

Kitchen/Dining Room
18' 3" narrowing to 12'4" x 14' 3" (5.56m narrowing to 3.76m x 4.34m) Double aspect windows to front. Farmhouse style kitchen fitted with a range of cream wall and base mounted units with work surfaces over incorporating 1 bowl ceramic sink and drainer unit with mixer tap. Painted timber splashbacks. Neff double oven and combination grill. Ceramic induction hob. Integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge and freezer. Space for family table. Quarry tiled flooring. Exposed beams and timbers. Stairs to first floor bedroom one with walk in storage cupboard beneath. 2 Radiators. Doors to central hall and utility room. Stable style door to patio area and window to side.

Utility Room
Double glazed window to rear aspect. Base and wall mounted units with work surfaces over incorporating butler style sink with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for automatic washing machine. Further appliance space. Quarry tiled flooring. Radiator. Door to cloakroom two. Stable style door to courtyard.

Cloakroom Two
Double glazed window to side aspect. Two piece suite comprising: Wash hand basin and low level WC. Part tiled walls. Exposed beams. Inset spotlighting. Quarry tiled floor. Radiator.


Landing One
(Accessed via staircase from kitchen/dining room).

Bedroom One
18' 10" x 12' 8" into eaves (5.74m x 3.86m into eaves) Double glazed windows to side and rear aspects. Built-in cupboard housing hot water tank. A further range of built-in cupboard and wardrobes to one wall. Radiator.

En-Suite Bathroom
Window to side aspect. Three piece suite comprising: Panelled bath with telephone style shower mixer attachment, wash hand basin and low level WC. Part tiled walls. Radiator.

Landing Two
(Accessed via staircase from central hall). Built-in cupboard. Exposed timbers. Doors to bedrooms 2 and 4.

Bedroom Two
12' 3" x 12' 2" into eaves (3.73m x 3.71m into eaves) Window to front aspect. Exposed joists and timbers. Radiator. Built in cupboard with hanging rail and small access space to bedroom 3.

Bedroom Three
12' 7" x 12' 10" into eaves (3.84m x 3.91m into eaves) (Accessed via staircase from dining room). Windows to front and side aspects. Radiator. Exposed joists and timbers. Built in storage eaves cupboard.

Bedroom Four
11' 3" x 8' 10" into eaves (3.43m x 2.69m into eaves) Window to front aspect. Window to side aspect. Radiator. Exposed joists and timbers


Front Garden
Mainly laid to lawn with hedgerow boundary. Flower and shrub borders. Gated access to the lane on one side of the property and the paddock to the other side.

Rear Garden & Paddock
Fully enclosed rear garden. Mainly laid to lawn. Flower beds and borders. Patio seating area. Pergola, decking and steps up to timber summerhouse with power and verandah overlooking the house and garden, garden pond with water feature- A superb area for entertaining. Wooded outlook to the rear and to surrounding countryside. All weather cricket net within the paddock.

Stable & Tack Room
Of timber construction. Tiled roof. Concrete base. Lighting. Yard laid to hard standing.

Large double storey garage, of timber construction. Power and light.

Off Road Parking
Double gates leading to courtyard area providing parking for several cars. Further timber gate providing access to additional parking by stable.

Agents Note
This property is Grade II Listed and is situated along a partly private unmade road. The central heating system is oil fired. Council tax band 'G'.

From the centre of Ampthill, take Church Street and head towards Maulden. Enter Maulden on Snow Hill and continue along into Ampthill Road, then Clophill Road. Green End is on the left hand side.

MAULDEN This pretty village has a small Post Office, a branch of the Co-operative Group convenience store open 7 days a week, also pubs and eateries (The White Hart - a 17th Century thatched centrepiece of the village, The Dog and Badger and The Black Horse). It has a primary school, Maulden Lower School with after school club, Middle and Upper Schools are at Ampthill. There is also a Pre-School private nursery (Tudor Court). The local Upper School in Ampthill, Redborne School, is a very successful 13 - 18 school that was graded "outstanding" in their recent Ofsted inspection. There is a bus service to Bedford and the excellent Harpur Trust schools.
Maulden benefits from excellent commuter links, located between Junction 12 and 13 of the M1, nearby the A6 links Luton to Bedford and the recently widened A421 has created an efficient fast link from Milton Keynes past Bedford to the A1.


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