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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Street, Shillington, Bedfordshire


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We are pleased to bring to the market this 200 year old farmhouse/granary which we understand was also once the village post office. Offered with much of the original charm and character this exceptional family accommodation comes with five reception rooms and six double bedrooms, outside are landscaped gardens with driveway and double garage with a useful gym/playroom over.


Entrance Hall
5' 7" x 4' (1.70m x 1.22m) Attractive hardwood front door, recessed lighting, dado rail, doors to sitting room and dining room.

Sitting Room
22' 1" x 15' into bay (6.73m x 4.57m) Feature cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth, beamed mantle, double radiator, original wood flooring, two double glazed ash bay windows to front.

Dining Room
15' 2" x 15' into bay (4.62m x 4.57m) Feature cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth, coved ceiling, recessed lighting, single radiator, original wood flooring, double glazed sash window to front

Inner Hall
9' 9" x 4' (2.97m x 1.22m) Large walk in storage cupboard (6' x 2'10"), recessed lighting, central heating thermostat, stairs to first floor, tiled floor, half glazed door to side.

13' 10" x 13' 4" max (4.22m x 4.06m) There is a built in safe which we believe was used for the post office, door to cellar, recessed lighting, built in dresser, single radiator, built in storage cupboard, dual aspect with window to side and ash window to rear, door to music room.

Music Room
17' 7" x 13' (5.36m x 3.96m) Stable doors to rear, built in storage, double radiator, window to side, door to cloakroom, door to family room.

5' 1" x 4' 2" (1.55m x 1.27m) Low level WC, wash hand basin, extractor fan, recessed lighting, wooden flooring.

Family Room
15' 8" x 13' (4.78m x 3.96m) Feature inglenook fireplace with tiled hearth, wooden mantle, single radiator, original wooden flooring, built in storage, dado rail, dual aspect with double glazed casement doors to rear.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
17' x 9' 6" (5.18m x 2.90m) Range of wall and base units, glazed china cabinets, corner display units, under cupboard lighting, granite work top with two stainless steel under sinks, granite splashback, large recessed with built in range cooker, breakfast bar, space for American fridge freezer, built in dishwasher, large pine farm house dresser, additional pine built in storage cupboards, double radiator, recessed lighting, sash window to rear, tiled floor.

Utility Room
9' 5" x 5' 6" (2.87m x 1.68m) Wall and base units, roll top work surfaces, plumbing for washing machine, Butler sink, tiled floor, recessed lighting, window to rear.

5' 7" x 3' 11" (1.70m x 1.19m) Low level WC, wash hand basin, electric panel radiator, windows to side and rear.

Rear Porch
5' 1" x 4' 2" (1.55m x 1.27m) Half glazed leaded light window to rear, tiled floor, built in storage with cupboards over, half glazed doors to utility room and cloakroom.

13' 8" x 11' 10" (4.17m x 3.61m) Water sump pump, built in storage cupboards, window to side.


L shaped landing with skylight window, hatch to loft, two radiators, coved ceiling, window to side.

Airing Cupboard/Boiler Room
6' 8" x 6' (2.03m x 1.83m) Shelved, hot water tank, wall mounted gas fired boiler.

Bedroom 1
15' x 13' 1" (4.57m x 3.99m) Vaulted ceiling, radiator, picture rail, dual aspect windows to side and rear.

Dressing Room/En-Suite
15' 9" x 12' 10" (4.80m x 3.91m) Steps from master bedroom, vaulted and beamed ceiling, built in double wardrobes, tiled floor, double width Jacuzzi bath, double width shower cubicle with fixed head shower and sliding door, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc., bidet, radiator, dual aspect windows to side and rear.

Bedroom 2
17' 6" x 13' 3" (5.33m x 4.04m) Picture rail, single radiator, double glazed sash window to front, inter connecting door to bedroom 3

Bedroom 3
14' 11" x 13' 4" (4.55m x 4.06m) Picture rail, cast iron fireplace, single radiator, built in storage, double glazed sash window to front.

Bedroom 4
13' 2" x 11' 1" (4.01m x 3.38m) Single radiator, picture rail, double glazed sash window to front.

Bedroom 5
10' x 9' 11" (3.05m x 3.02m) Dado rail, coved ceiling, single radiator, sash window to rear.

Bedroom 6
11' 1" x 9' 11" (3.38m x 3.02m) Radiator, window to rear.

11' 1" x 6' 8" (3.38m x 2.03m) Roll top bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, double width glass shower cubicle with fixed mutineer shower plus hand held shower, his and hers vanity units with wash hand basins and mixer taps, low level WC, heated chrome towel rail, tiled floor, tiled walls, recessed lighting, double glazed ash window to rear.


Front Garden
Post and wrought iron rail with pebbled stone borders.

Rear Garden
Extensive patio area, outside lights, outside power points, water tap, laid to lawn, pergola with seating area, trellis and archway, ornamental pond, flower shrubs and borders, green house and sheds.

Double Garage
23' 2" x 18' 10" (7.06m x 5.74m) Two metal motorised up and over doors, light and power, door and window to side, stairs to gym/playroom. Block paved courtyard drive way for three cars with electric coachman entrance gates.

23' 4" x 11' 8" (7.11m x 3.56m) Steps from garage, light and power, two Velux windows.


Property Ref:1_452_2618150

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