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Laxton Drive, Oundle, PE8


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached five bedroom family home with gardens and garaging
  • Excellent presentation throughout
  • Large conservatory extension
  • Double glazing and gas fired central heating
  • Two en suite shower/Wcs plus refitted family bathroom
  • Two reception rooms plus study and five bedrooms
  • Enclosed rear garden
  • Very popular development of similar properties
  • Photo Voltaic panel installation at the highest FIT rate with 20 years left to run

Full description

A modern stone family home situated upon a desirable development on the outskirts of this Georgian market town.

* Porch * Reception hall * Sitting room * Dining room * Conservatory * Kitchen/breakfast room * Utility room * First floor landing * Main bedroom with en suite shower/Wc * Guest room with en suite shower/Wc * Three further bedrooms * Family bathroom * Front and rear gardens * Double garage and off road parking *

Location: Laxton Drive is on the North-Eastern edge of the historic market town of Oundle and lies adjacent to open countryside, the River Nene and public footpaths. There are excellent schooling facilities within the town and a range of traditional shops set around the market place. There is also a good range of leisure and sporting facilities. More extensive facilities and main line rail travel are available in Peterborough (King's Cross 50 mins), about 12 miles away.

The Property: A handsome stone house constructed by Allison Homes in 1998. The property offers flexible family living space with accommodation over two floors. The reception hall provides access to the principal rooms, study, cloakroom/Wc and kitchen/breakfast room. The sitting room features an attractive hardwoond fireplace and access to the PVCu double glazed conservatory on the rear. The dining room overlooks the rear garden and is adjacent to the kitchen. Having been refitted the kitchen/breakfast room features a range of oak units with integrated appliances and space for family dining. The utility room has space for the usual appliances and door to the rear garden.
The cloakroom has been re-fitted with a white suite of contemporary style and the study gives direct access to the garage.
From the reception hall the stairs with hardwood balustrade rise to the part galleried landing on the first floor. There are five bedrooms and a refitted family bathroom. The main bedroom suite is very spacious and benefits from a dressing area and en suite shower/Wc. The guest room also benefits from an en suite shower/Wc.

A block paved drive provides parking for several vehicles and access to the double garage. Gated pedestrian access leads to a fully enclosed and south facing rear garden. The property also has the benefit of a photo voltaic panel installation paying at the highest Feed In Tariff Rate with approximately 20 years left to run.


Porch: Part glazed entrance door with glazed side panel.

Reception Hall: Large traditional hall with stairs and turned hardwood balustrade rising to the first floor. Doors off to the sitting room, double doors to the dining room and access to the kitchen/breakfast room, study and cloakroom/Wc.

Sitting Room: Window to the front aspect. Sliding patio doors giving access to the conservatory with views through to the attractive rear garden beyond. Ornate fire surround with coal effect gas fire and stone hearth.

Conservatory: Of five sided PVCu double glazed construction upon a low level wall of traditional construction. Glazed double doors to the side and opening top humg casements. Views across the garden. Ceramic tiled floor.

Dining Room:  Window overlooking the rear garden.

Study:  Windows to the front and rear. Personnel door to the garage.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room: Re-fitted with a substantial range of medium oak units with single drainer glazed sink unit with mixer taps over. Further base and high level units provide ample work and storage space.
Integrated dish washer, double oven, 5 ring gas hob with extractor and fridge/freezer. Tiled splash backs and ceramic tiled floor. Box bay and further window over looking the rear garden. Space for family dining. Door to the utility room.

Utility Room: Stainless steel sink unit with cupboards below and spaces for the usual appliances. Part glazed door to the rear. Tiled splash areas and ceramic tiled floor.

Cloakroom/Wc: A re-fitted white suite comprising Wc with concealed cistern and wash basin inset to a vanity unit in white. Ceramic tiled floor and splash back.

First Floor Landing:  A large landing with airing cupboard and access to the loft space. Doors off to each of the five bedrooms and family bathroom.

Main Bedroom:  A pair of dormer windows to the front. Door to the en suite shower. Dressing area with a run of built-in wardrobes to one wall. Slightly reduced head space due to the roof slope.

En Suite Shower/Wc: Comprising shower with mains shower unit, Wc and pedestal wash basin. Tiled splash areas and ceramic tiled floor. Heated towel rail.

Guest Bedroom:Window to the rear. Door to the en suite shower/Wc.

En Suite Shower/Wc: Shower cubicle with mains shower unit, pedestal wash basin and Wc. Tiled splash areas and ceramic tiled floor. Window to the rear.

Bedroom 3: Window to the rear. Fitted wardrobes to one wall.

Bedroom 4:  Window to the front. 

Bedroom 5:  Window to the rear. Currently serving as an additional study with bespoke book shelving to two part walls.

Family Bathroom: The bathroom has been re-fitted with a white suite to include a "P" shape panel bath with mixer tap/shower attachment and curved glazed shower screen above, pedestal wash basin and Wc. Tiled splash areas and ceramic tiled floor. Window to the side.

Outside: To the side there is an open plan lawn with a selection of small trees and gated pedestrian access to the rear garden. A block paved drive provides parking for several vehicles and leads to the double garage which offers vehicular access via a pair of up & over doors, there is power and light connected and personnel doors to both the rear garden and study. A wall mounted gas fired boiler is situated within a cupboard to the rear of the garage.
The rear garden is fully enclosed by an ornate brick and timber fence and further timber panel fencing to the remaining two boundaries. There are a selection of maturing trees to include a pollarded horse chestnut and pine. This attractive garden features well stocked flower and shrub borders with an abundance of established shrubs.The rear elevation of the property is orientated to the south west.

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05 July 2016


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