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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Ashwell Road, Bygrave, Baldock

Sold STC £850,000

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The Accommodation - Hallway Cloakroom/WC Sitting Room Kitchen/Breakfast Room Garden Room Study Family Room Utility Room Garage
Landing Master Bedroom with en suite Shower Room Bedroom 2 Bedroom 3 Bedroom 4 Bedroom 5 Family Bathroom

The Property - This individual detached property enjoys a delightful rural setting and has been extended, updated and upgraded to the exacting standards to provide a spacious and very energy efficient family home. It benefits from exceptionally high level of insulation and central heating and hot water is supplied by a ground source heat pump. The electricity supply is supplemented by solar voltaic panels and these features, together with the double-glazed windows, contribute to the property's exceptional EPC rating. This is going to be a very economical home to run, truly exceptional for a home of this size.

The appearance has not been neglected, either, with oak doors and oak and ceramic tiled floors all helping to make this a very attractive home.

The Outside - The house stands in a fine plot of about a third of an acre overlooking open farmland. The plot measures some 326' by 42'8" (99.46m x 13m) overall with the front garden being laid to a brick paved driveway providing off-street parking for 4/5 cars and leading to the Garage. The front garden is screened from the road by a raised walled bed well stocked with ornamental shrubs.

The rear garden is about 262' (80m) in length and laid to lawns with a paved terraced patio, herbaceous beds, fruit trees and ornamental trees and shrubs. There are two sheds and a summerhouse.

Please note that the Studio/Gym is not included in the sale.

The Location - The house stands in a pleasant rural location in the small village of Bygrave between Baldock and Ashwell yet only a mile and a half from Baldock mainline railway station and a mile and three-quarters from the town centre with Letchworth Garden city another two miles further on. The A505 is just two and a half miles away by car and Junction 10 on the A1(M) less than three miles away. The fastest train service from Baldock to London King's Cross takes just 36 minutes, with Cambridge only 24 minutes away in the other direction.

The Historic town of Baldock was reputedly founded by the Knights Templar and provides a wealth of amenities from highly acclaimed schools, a useful range of shops and fine restaurants and hostelries. The adjoining towns of Letchworth Garden City and Hitchin considerably extend the range of facilities readily to hand.

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Added on Rightmove:
16 September 2016


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