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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Bedford Road, Great Barford, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK44

Guide Price £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached chalet style property
  • Five bedrooms; one en suite
  • Separate sitting room
  • Gas to radiator heating
  • Gardens of approx. 0.35 acres incorporating a log cabin
  • Off street parking for up to six cars
  • Oversized garage
  • Great Barford Lower and Alban Middle School catchment

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A five bedroom detached chalet style property on an elevated position on the edge of the village within private gardens of 0.35 acres. The property has been enlarged, improved and updated offering versatile accommodation over two floors. It has a separate sitting room, an open plan kitchen/dining/family room, two ground floor bedrooms, three first floor bedrooms, one with an en suite shower room, and a family bathroom. There is a detached log cabin in the garden which could be used as a studio, recreation/games room or an independent home office.

Ground Floor 
The front door leads into an entrance vestibule and a split level hall. The upper hall has a fitted bookcase along one wall. The lower hallway has an oak, part glazed door to the side of the property. There is a stripped staircase to the first floor, with a storage cupboard under and a built-in cloak cupboard. There is also a deep cupboard which has been fitted with a desk and shelving and is used as a study area. The shower room is fitted in a contemporary style white suite.

Reception Room and Ground Floor Bedrooms 
The sitting room is situated at the front of the property with a bay window overlooking the drive. It has a traditional style fireplace with wrought iron surround and an open grate. Bedroom two has a bay window to the front and a traditional style fireplace. Bedroom three has a window to the rear. These bedrooms could alternatively be used as additional reception rooms.

Kitchen/Dining/Family Room and Utility Room 
The kitchen/dining/family room is an open plan design with dual aspect windows and full length sliding doors to the rear terrace. The kitchen area is fitted in a range of cream, distressed fronted units with complementary work surfaces over. Integrated appliances include a larder fridge and there is space and plumbing for a range style oven with canopied extractor over and a dishwasher. There is a rustic effect tiled floor continuing into the utility and boiler rooms. The utility room is fitted with a range of cream fronted Shaker style units with complementary work surfaces over with space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble drier. The boiler room houses the wall mounted gas fired boiler as well as the pressurised hot water cylinder. A part glazed door opens to the side.

First Floor 
The landing area has part sloping ceilings with inset Velux skylights, eaves storage cupboard and a shelved linen cupboard. The master bedroom is dual aspect overlooking the rear garden and has fitted cupboards spanning one wall and an en suite shower room which is fitted in a modern white suite. Bedroom four is also dual aspect and has a built in eaves wardrobe. Bedroom five is a single bedroom with Velux skylights, fitted eaves wardrobe and exposed wood effect flooring. The family bathroom has been recently refitted in a contemporary style white suite including a double ended bath.

Outside 
The property is set back from the road in an elevated position on a plot extending to approximately 0.35 acres, screened on both sides by a high privet hedgerow. Twin timber gates open into the cobbled driveway which provides parking for six cars as well as access to the detached, oversized garage which is entered via an up and over door. The garage has power connected, eaves storage and a window to the rear. A pathway at the side of the house leads to the rear garden which has a paved terrace area. The rest of the garden is laid mainly to lawn with borders on both sides and various mature trees including fruit trees interspersed. There is an orchard area separated from the main garden by post and rail fencing, a timber garden shed and a children’s playhouse. The garden is fully enclosed on all sides by hedgerow and fencing.

Detached log cabin 
The log cabin is situated to the rear of the house and is entered via an enclosed decking/seating area at the front. It has a pitched roof and a part glazed double door. It could be used as a general recreation room, studio or an independent home office. It has its own electricity supply and has been fully insulated.

Great Barford 
Great Barford is situated by the River Great Ouse and has a 15th century bridge which spans the river. There is a village green, a post office/general store, a public house and a pub/restaurant. Great Barford Lower School has an Outstanding Ofsted rating and Alban Academy has a Good Ofsted rating. The A421 is less than 2 miles away and the A1 is just over 2 miles away. Bedford is 6 miles away with rail services to London St. Pancras in 35 minutes, and Sandy is 5 miles away with rail services to London Kings Cross in 44 minutes.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Sandy (3.8 mi)
  • Bedford St. Johns (5.1 mi)
  • Biggleswade (6.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Michael Graham, Bedford

1 St. Peters Street, Bedford, MK40 2PN

01234 969025 Local call rate

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Michael Graham, Bedford

1 St. Peters Street, Bedford, MK40 2PN

01234 969025 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Sandy (3.8 mi)
  • Bedford St. Johns (5.1 mi)
  • Biggleswade (6.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael Graham, Bedford

1 St. Peters Street, Bedford, MK40 2PN

01234 969025 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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