4 bedroom detached house for sale

Hempstead

Sold STC £495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive Individual Residence
  • Delightful Village Location
  • Modern & Elegant Interior
  • Sitting Room with Open Fire
  • Vaulted Dining Room with Glazed Gable
  • Luxurious Kitchen
  • Two Further Reception Rooms
  • Three Double Bedrooms
  • En-Suite Shower & Family Bathroom
  • West Facing Rear Gardens

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An impressive and highly individual 3 / 4 bedroom detached residence occupying stunning landscaped gardens of around 1/3 acre and set in a delightful centre of village location. The attractive and traditional brick and flint façade of this fine home conceals a modern and elegant interior finished to a high standard throughout. Originally built in 1986 to an individual design this delightful home has been extensively extended and renovated to provide spacious living accommodation with a versatile layout across two floors which briefly comprises; Entrance hall, dual aspect sitting room with fireplace, stunning dining room with vaulted ceiling and fully glazed gable overlooking the gardens, third reception room/ground floor bedroom, luxurious fitted kitchen with 'Miele' appliances and a 'Godin' range cooker, study, Guest WC and utility room. To the first floor there are three double bedrooms, two which share a luxurious en suite shower room and there is an impressive family bathroom off the landing. The stunning West facing rear garden is a key feature of the property and extends to approximately 1/3 acre with a substantial raised sun terrace enjoying elevated countryside views, shaped lawns edged with mature shrub and flower borders, a wide variety of specimen trees , sheltered dining terrace with pergola and established vegetable beds and asparagus bed. To the front of the house is a courtyard style garden enclosed by flint walls, a driveway with parking for two cars and on the south elevation is a secure area ideal for storage. Located in the sough after and pretty village of Hempstead which is conveniently position less than three miles away from the Georgian market town of Holt and an ideal base to enjoy the stunning North Norfolk coastline. 

HEMPSTEAD Hempstead is a small village 2.1 miles from the picturesque Georgian town of Holt with its wide range of shops and, of course, Gresham's School. Hempstead sits in the rolling countryside of the Holt ridge. It's a lovely area to enjoy walking, cycling and bird watching. Hempstead is within easy reach of the coast at Cley-next-the-Sea. which is five miles away. The village has a very pretty church, All Saints, in a well kept churchyard. The church has a stumpy red brick tower. The village hall in Hempstead also holds regular Film Evenings, Art Exhibitions, Drama, and Drawing classes, to name just a few.The nearby village in Edgefield has a pub, The Pigs. 

ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:- Double glazed UPVC front door leads in to the:- 

ENTRANCE HALL Ceiling light, coving to ceiling, double glazed window to the front aspect, tiled floor, and wall mounted radiator. Opening through to the:- 

CENTRAL HALLWAY Double glazed window to the front aspect, ceiling light, coving to ceiling. Turning staircase rising to the first floor landing with fitted cupboard underneath, tiled floor, wall mounted radiator, panelled doors to all further accommodation. 

SITTING ROOM 18' 8" max x 15' 7" (5.69m x 4.75m) A bright and spacious sitting room enjoying delightful dual aspect with double glazed window to the front aspect and double glazed french doors leading on to the rear terrace and garden and enjoying stunning countryside views. Recessed low voltage ceiling lights, coving to ceiling, feature fireplace with an ornate marble surround, granite hearth, fitted with an LPG flame fire. High quality Amtico flooring, TV and radio point, secondary turning staircase rising to the first floor accommodation. 

 

FRONT RECEPTION ROOM/OPTIONAL GROUND FLOOR BEDROOM 19' 3" max x 12' 2" (5.87m x 3.71m) A spacious additional reception room or ground floor bedroom with a double glazed window overlooking the front courtyard and double glazed french doors leading on to the courtyard area. Ceiling lights, coving to ceiling, feature wall with exposed brick and flint work and recessed wall alcove, option for open fireplace. (This room is currently used as a workshop/studio and features fitted cabinets to the wall and floor. One and a half bowl stainless steel sink with swan neck mixer tap and various fitted benches (to be removed prior to sale). This room could be easily adapted in to a variety of uses. 

STUDY/OPTIONAL GROUND FLOOR BEDROOM 11' 11" x 104' (3.63m x 31.7m) Double glazed window to the rear aspect with stunning terraced garden and countryside views, central ceiling light, coving to ceiling. Wood laminate flooring, this room is currently laid out as a home office/study and has ample raised power points, wall mounted radiator, TV point. 

KITCHEN 14' 11" x 9' 0" (4.55m x 2.74m) Two ceiling lights, coving to ceiling, double glazed window to the side aspect, beautiful fitted kitchen incorporating an extensive range of matching wall units, base units and drawers, bevelled edge solid granite work surfaces with a matching upstand and tiled splashbacks, inset 'Franke' Stainless steel sink with an engraved drainer and mixer tap. A range of integrated appliances comprise of 'Miele' full sized dishwasher, 'Miele' larder style fridge, 'Neff' stainless steel combination microwave oven, ''Godin' high quality range style cooker with two electric ovens, five ring LPG gas hob and black gloss extractor canopy over. Tiled floor, wide opening through to the:- 

FEATURE DINING ROOM/GARDEN ROOM 15' 10" x 13' 7" (4.83m x 4.14m) This stunning addition to the property enjoys a fabulous triple aspect with double glazed windows to two sides and a floor to ceiling glazed gable with integrated bi-fold doors enjoying stunning views over the terrace, formal gardens and countryside beyond. Four wall mounted lights, central ceiling light and ceiling beam, engineered oak floorboards, two wall mounted radiators, electric underfloor heating, TV and radio point.  

A glazed internal door from the kitchen area leads through to the:- 

UTILITY ROOM 8' 1" x 6' 4" (2.46m x 1.93m) Double glazed window to the front aspect and a double glazed door to the rear terrace and garden, ceiling light and coving to ceiling. Access to the floor mounted 'Worcester' oil fired condenser boiler, a range of matching wall and base units, roll top work surface with single drainer stainless steel and mixer tap, space and plumbing for an under counter washing machine and space for a floor mounted freezer, tiled floor. Panelled door leads through to the:- 

GUEST CLOAKROOM Frosted double glazed window to the rear aspect, coving to ceiling and access hatch to a loft space. Two piece white cloakroom suite comprising a pedestal wash hand basin with a chrome mixer tap and low level WC, mirror fronted wall storage with unit with light, tiled floor and wall mounted radiator.  

FIRST FLOOR GALLERIED LANDING Velux skylight window to the rear aspect, access hatch to a loft space, panelled doors to all further accommodation. 

MASTER BEDROOM 14' 11" x 10' 4" (4.55m x 3.15m) with part restricted head height A delightful master bedroom enjoying a dual aspect with a Velux skylight window to front and a Juliette style balcony with double french doors looking on to the rear aspect with stunning elevated garden and countryside views. Fitted wardrobes and drawers to one wall, wall mounted radiator. Panelled door leads through to the:- 

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM Jack & Jill en-suite shower room with access from master bedroom and bedroom two. Velux skylight window to the front aspect, recessed ceiling lights, four piece white contemporary shower room suite comprising 'Villeroy & Boch' wash hand basin sat on a granite plinth with cabinet underneath, low level WC, bidet, enclosed shower cubicle with a 'ShowerLux' chrome and glass door, fully tiled shower area with a wall mounted head shower unit and wall mounted taps. Amtico flooring, tiled walls, wall mounted chrome ladder style towel heater and wall mounted 'Dimplex' electric heater. Door giving access to:- 

BEDROOM TWO 15' 5" x 15' 3" (4.7m x 4.65m) with part restricted head height Double glazed window to the front aspect and a Velux skylight window to the rear, central ceiling light, wall mounted radiator, TV point. Panelled door leads through to a landing area, which gives access to an independent staircase returning to the ground floor accommodation. 

BEDROOM THREE 12' 8" min x 9' 2" (3.86m x 2.79m) with part restricted head height Double glazed window to the rear aspect with stunning elevated countryside views, ceiling light, extensive fitted wardrobes along one wall, one cupboard houses the hot water cylinder, wall mounted radiator. 

FAMILY BATHROOM Double glazed frosted window to the front aspect, white contemporary three piece bathroom suite comprising a pedestal wash hand band with 'Hansgrohe' chrome mixer tap, low level WC, panelled bath with chrome and glass shower door and panel, 'Hansgrohe' chrome mixer tap, hand held shower attachment and wall mounted shower unit, fully tiled marble walls, wall mounted radiator. 

OUTSIDE The property is approached from The Street on to a private shingle laid driveway with car parking for several cars, the front garden consists of a shingle laid courtyard area with mature shrub and flowering beds and enclosed by an attractive flint wall. A pathway leads to the front door. To the south side of the property is an enclosed shingle laid courtyard area incorporating bin storage and a timber framed shed, this area the leads on to the rear garden. There is outside security lighting and a water tap. 

REAR GARDEN Yew tree house boasts a stunning landscaped rear garden, which features an extensive Indian sandstone paved sun terrace accessed directly from the sitting room and the dining hall/garden room. This area is ideal for outside dining, is enclosed by attractive wrought iron railings, and enjoys stunning elevated views over the formal gardens and countryside beyond. Steps lead down to the formal garden area, which features extensive shaped lawns, mature well stocked shrub and flowering beds. Further in to the garden you will find a timber framed pergola with a dining terrace enjoying a sheltered and discreet environment. To the rear of the formal garden, there is an orchard area established vegetable beds, which also includes an asparagus bed and a compost areas. The rear formal garden enjoys stunning elevated countryside views. To the north elevation of the property is a further paved terrace and a wrought iron gate leads to a side garden. 

COUNCIL TAX RATING Band E 

ENERGY EFFICIENCY RATING D Ref:- 9768-3939-6299-9776-5930
To retrieve the Energy Performance Certificate for this property please visit https://www.epcregister.com/ and enter in the reference number above. 

SERVICES Mains electricity and water, oil fired central heating, private drainage. 

 

More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Sheringham (4.8 mi)
  • West Runton (5.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

Use the school checker

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sowerbys, Holt

2 High Street, Holt, NR25 6BQ

01263 658009 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.

Floorplans


To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sowerbys, Holt

2 High Street, Holt, NR25 6BQ

01263 658009 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.

Map & Street View

Nearest stations

  • Sheringham (4.8 mi)
  • West Runton (5.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sowerbys, Holt

2 High Street, Holt, NR25 6BQ

01263 658009 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.

Disclaimer - Property reference 100439020697. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Sowerbys, Holt. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.