2 bedroom end of terrace house for sale

Baldock Road, Letchworth Garden City

Sold STC £374,950

Property Description

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DELIGHTFUL EARLY GARDEN CITY COTTAGE • WELL MODERNISED, YET FULLY RETAINING ITS ORIGINAL CHARACTER • CHARMING GARDEN • CONVENIENT LOCATION

The Accommodation - Entrance Lobby Sitting Room Kitchen/Breakfast Room Utility Room Bathroom
Landing Bedroom 1 Bedroom 2
Garage

The Property - This attractive early Garden City cottage stands at the end of the terrace known as "Alpha Cottages" which was built in 1904 by Picton & Hope as the first phase of the renowned Exhibition of 1905. It has been beautifully updated whilst fully retaining its original charm. The sitting room has an attractive fireplace and both bedrooms, which are both genuine double bedrooms, retain their original fireplaces. The kitchen, although modern, has been kept in keeping with original feel of the property and is complemented by a good utility room.

There are replacement uPVC double-glazed windows in the style of the originals and the house benefits from gas fired central heating.

The Outside - The house stands in a very attractive garden plot measuring about 136' by 37' (41.37m x 11.29m) overall. The front garden is screened by hedges and laid to lawn with herbaceous border and ornamental conifers. A brick paved path leads to the front door and the gravel driveway provides off-street parking for three cars and leads to the detached Garage with power operated up-and-over door, workbench and boarded loft-space providing good storage space.

A gate leads to the charming rear garden which is about 79' (24m) in length. It is laid to lawn with well stocked herbaceous borders and ornamental shrubs, conifers and trees. There are paved patios affording delightful areas for al fresco dining. Summerhouse. Shed.

There is a private pedestrian right of way to the adjoining property for the sole use of the occupier of that property.

The Location - 32 Baldock Road is conveniently located just half a mile to the south of the town centre and less than three-quarters of a mile from Letchworth Garden City mainline railway station. The fastest service to London Kings Cross takes just 27 minutes and Cambridge is 28 minutes away in the other direction. Junction 9 on the A1(M) is only 1.3 miles away by car.

Designed in the early 20th Century to combine the benefits of town and country, Letchworth Garden City was the worlds first example of this concept and succeeds to this day in achieving its aim and the town provides excellent schools, shops and leisure facilities.


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15 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Letchworth (0.6 mi)
  • Hitchin (2.1 mi)
  • Baldock (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Charter Whyman, Letchworth

37 Station Road, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 3BQ

01462 685808 Local call rate

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Charter Whyman, Letchworth

37 Station Road, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 3BQ

01462 685808 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Letchworth (0.6 mi)
  • Hitchin (2.1 mi)
  • Baldock (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Charter Whyman, Letchworth

37 Station Road, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 3BQ

01462 685808 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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