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5 bedroom detached house for sale
VINEGAR HILL, ALCONBURY WESTON
- VICTORIAN HOUSE
- ORIGINAL FEATURES
- FOUR RECEPTION ROOMS
- FIVE BEDROOMS
- LUXURY EN SUITE
- THREE BATHROOMS
- UTILITY ROOM
- SOUTH FACING GARDEN
- VILLAGE SETTING
- DOUBLE GARAGE
"On discovering this property, it ticked all the boxes for us." says Holly "Two Victorian cottages had been tastefully converted into one large family house, totally renovated and refurbished to an extremely high standard and in perfect condition; we knew at once that this was to be our home. Since living here our numbers have increased and it has proved to be the perfect home for us. I love everything about it, particularly the high ceilings and the bright, spacious rooms, together with the large amounts of storage space. Some lovely Victorian touches remain, such as the fireplaces in some rooms, including the sitting room, which now has a wood burning stove fitted into the space, giving such a lovely, warm ambience. The large kitchen/family room is a delightful area and has the added luxury of a walk in pantry, plus an adjacent room which we use as a family play space. The kitchen opens out through patio doors onto a sunny terrace, perfect for outside dining. We do love to welcome and entertain our friends and family, the house and garden being ideal for this, especially on the occasion when we held a christening party for 60 guests."
"Inheriting such a lovely garden has proved to be a useful learning experience for us." adds Jim "We have developed our horticultural skills and enjoy all the fruit and vegetables which we produce. There is a tiny, bubbling brook at the edge of the garden which we have enclosed, which has proved to be an excellent 'run' for chickens, with water and food laid on. It is also a lovely garden for children providing them with their own secret garden."
"This is such a convenient place in which to live, with lots of convenience stores and facilities, all within walking distance." continues Holly "The friendly village is very active with regular social activities taking place in the village hall, plus there are many clubs and classes to suit all interests. There is an excellent primary school very close, with state and independent schools within easy reach. Huntingdon, which is just 10 minutes away, is where there are larger supermarkets, plus the main line station providing a quick journey into London Kings Cross of 50 minutes."
"Our time in this magical house has been wonderful and we wish we could just pick it up and take with us."
Panel windowed porch to front aspect with tiled floor.
Stained glass windows to front aspect and part stained glass glazed front door. Quarry tiled floor. Cornice coving to ceiling. Radiator.
Two piece suite comprising low level W. C. and hand wash basin with tiled top. Ceramic tile floor. Extractor.
13'8 X 12'9 (4.16M X 3.88M)
Two secondary glazed sash windows to front aspect. Door to side aspect. Built in storage cupboard. TV points. Radiator
16'0 X 12'0 (4.87M X 3.65M)
Two single glazed sash windows to side aspect. Solid oak floor. Feature cast iron fireplace with pine surround and mantle. Ceiling rose. Picture rail. Radiator.
19'5 X 14'5 (5.91M X 4.39M)
Single glazed sash windows to front aspect. Wood burning stove with slate hearth. Cornice to ceiling with ceiling rose. Picture rail. Two covered radiators.
Part glazed door to side aspect. Radiator. Access to roof void.
19'6 X 7'10 (5.94M X 2.38M)
Single glazed sash window to front aspects. Picture rail. Telephone point. Radiator.
17'10 X 7'2 (5.43M X 2.18M)
Two windows to rear aspect and one to side aspect. Single stainless steel sink unit with cupboard below. Plumbing and space for washing machine and tumble dryer.
11'7 X 11'6 (3.53M X 3.50M)
Double glazed windows to both side aspects. Refitted units in maple with range of base and wall mounted units with under pelmet lighting, drawers and worktops over. Integrated fridge and dishwasher. Rangemaster gas cooker with hood over. Cooker electric point. Slate floor. Large walk in pantry with shelving. Radiator.
12'7 X 11'4 (3.83M X 3.45M)
Double glazed window to side aspect. Double glazed French doors to rear aspect. Cupboard housing hot water tank and gas fired boiler serving radiator central heating and hot water systems. Access to roof void.
Window to front elevation. Split level floor. Plaster cornice to ceiling. Access to roof void. Radiator.
19'1 X 11'4 (5.81M X 3.45M)
Double glazed sash effect window to side elevation. Cast-iron fireplace. Ceiling rose. Picture rail. Telephone and television points. Covered radiator.
11'7 X 11'6 (3.53M X 3.50M)
Window to side elevation. Refitted Victorian style suite comprising double corner shower enclosure with large chrome shower over, roll top bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, pedestal hand wash basin and W.C. with high level chain pull cistern. Shaver socket. Victorian style floor tiles. Heated towel rail. Dado rail. Access to roof void. Covered radiator.
12'8 X 12'6 (3.86M X 3.81M)
Sash windows to front elevation. Double glazed sash effect window to side elevation. Cast-iron fireplace. Picture Rail. Radiator.
Three-piece suite comprising shower cubicle, hand wash basin and low level W.C. Tiled walls and floor. Mirror. Shaver socket.
13'8 X 10'0 (4.16M X 3.04M)
Two sash windows to front aspect. Feature fireplace. Picture rail. Radiator.
10'6 X 9'7 (3.20M X 2.92M)
Sash window to rear elevation. Feature fireplace. Picture rail. Radiator.
10'0 X 10'0 (3.04M X 3.04M)
Sash window to front elevation. Picture rail. Radiator.
Sash window to rear elevation. Three piece refitted suite comprising panel bath with hand held mixer shower attachment, pedestal wash basin and low level W.C. Half panelled walls. Heated towel rail. Shaver socket.
90'0 X 75'0 APPROX
Offering a high degree of privacy and being south facing. Laid mainly to lawn with fruit trees/bushes (apple, cherry, pear, plum, strawberry, raspberry, blueberry) and productive segregated vegetable garden. Large potting shed. Rail fencing to adjacent stream. Side and rear lawned area well stocked with mature shrubs and flowers. External lighting. Outside tap. Brick built potting shed adjacent to double garage.
Brick built. Power and light connected. Single up and over door. External lighting. Parking for six cars behind wooden gates to front.