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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Shefford Road, Meppershall, Bedfordshire

Sold STC £695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Family House
  • Village Location
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Ensuite, Bathroom, Wet Room
  • Third Acre Gardens
  • Double Garage & Barn

Full description

A substantial four bedroom detached house with a double garage offering versatile family accommodation, standing on a plot of over a third of an acre, backing directly onto paddocks.

Available Chain Free - The property, which extends to over 2100sqft was constructed to an excellent specification about 28 years ago and occupies a superb landscaped plot, situated on the northern side of the village, adjoining a farm and paddocks.

Meppershall is a well regarded village with shops for day to day needs, including a bakery, general store and post office, a lower school and a pre-school & toddler group. Nearby Shefford provides a larger selection of shopping facilities and further schooling including Samuel Whitbread Upper School. Neighbouring towns of Hitchin and Letchworth provide regular and fast mainline train services to London Kings Cross, together with more comprehensive shopping and recreational facilities. The nearest railway station is at Arlesey (about 4 miles). There are regular bus services to Hitchin, Bedford and Luton. The A1(M) junction 10 (about 8 miles) can be accessed via the A507.

The extensive and superbly presented accommodation, ideal for the growing family, has gas central heating, alarm system and double glazing and comprises:

Ground Floor -

Entrance Porch - External light. Double glazed front door to:

Entrance Hall - Double glazed window to side. Two radiators. Oak flooring. Staircase to first floor with storage cupboard under. Recessed storage/coat cupboard. Coved ceiling.

Dining Room - 16'2" x 11'6" (4.93m x 3.51m) - Two double glazed windows to side. Casement doors to courtyard. Radiator. Oak floor. Coved ceiling. Doors to sitting room and family room.

Sitting Room - 19'6" x 16'2" (5.94m x 4.93m) - Double glazed windows to front and rear. Casement doors to rear garden. Two radiators. Oak floor. Chimney breast with feature stone fireplace and gas coal effect fire. Two wall light points.

Study - 12'8" x 9'5" (3.86m x 2.87m) - Double glazed windows to side and rear. Radiator. Oak flooring. Comprehensive range of custom made book shelves, cupboards and drawers. Coved ceiling.

Bedroom Four - 9'9" x 7'9" (2.97m x 2.36m) - Double glazed window to front. Radiator. Coved ceiling.

Wet Room - Double glazed window to side. Suite comprising low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin and shower area with glazed screen. Tiled splash areas. Heated towel rail. Tiled floor with under floor heating. Recessed downlights. Coved ceiling.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 16'2" X 14'3" (4.93m X 4.34m) - An L-shaped room, with a maximum overall measurement to include the utility room. Fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base units with extensive granite work surfaces and tiled splashbacks. Inset Butler sink with mixer tap. Water softener. Gas/electric range style cooker with extractor canopy over. Plumbed for dishwasher. Work surface lighting. Radiator. Tiled floor. Coved ceiling. Door to utility room. Open plan to:

Breakfast Area - Double glazed window and casement door to courtyard. Radiator. Dresser style wall and base units with timber work surface and concealed lighting. Tiled floor. Space for table and chairs. Coved ceiling.

Utility Room - Double glazed window to front. Casement door to side. Laminate work surfaces with tiled splashback. Inset stainless steel sink with mixer tap over and drainer to side. Cupboard below. Plumbed for washing machine. Space for dryer. Wall cupboards. Space for freezer. Tiled floor. Wall mounted gas fired boiler. Coved ceiling.

First Floor -

Landing - Double glazed windows to either side. Radiator. Coved ceiling. Airing cupboard. Loft hatch with retractable ladder.

Master Bedroom Suite - 16'3" x 15'2" (4.95m x 4.62m) - Plus recessed double glazed windows to front and rear. Two radiators. Range of fitted wardrobes, dressing table and bed side units. Coved ceiling. Door to:

En-Suite Dressing Room - 10'2" x 9'5" (3.10m x 2.87m) - To include depth of fitted wardrobes, drawers and storage. Double glazed window to side. Heated towel rail. Coved ceiling. Door to:

En-Suite Bathroom - Double glazed window to side. Suite comprising low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin and twin grip panel bath with separate shower cubicle. Tiled walls. Heated towel rail. Coved ceiling. Recessed downlights.

Bedroom Two - 14'3" x 12' (4.34m x 3.66m) - Plus recess. Double glazed dormer windows to front and rear. Two radiators. Range of fitted wardrobes and matching bedside units.

Bedroom Three - 13' x 12' (3.96m x 3.66m) - Plus recessed double glazed dormer window to front. Further double glazed window to side. Radiator. Range of fitted wardrobes and drawer units. Coved ceiling.

Shower Room - Double glazed window to side. Suite comprising vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, low level wc with concealed cistern and large shower cubicle with Aqualisa shower. Wall cabinet with light. Tiled walls. Heated towel rail. Coved ceiling. Recessed downlights.

Outside -

Front Garden - Large area of lawn with established trees. Block paved driveway with a right of way for adjacent property. Driveway then leads through electric wrought iron gates to:

Forecourt Parking - Block paved area providing parking for several vehicles, leading to garage and rear garden.

Double Garage - Twin electric roller doors to front. Light and power.

Side Courtyard - Secluded paved courtyard with wrought iron access gate, accessed from both the kitchen and dining room.

Rear Garden - The rear garden is a particular feature of the property. There is a large lawned area with well stocked shrub borders and rockery. An attractive ornamental pond with water feature provides a central focal point and leads to a secluded barbeque area. There is a further area of lawn screened by a mature conifer hedge with a raised vegetable plot, soft fruit cage and established trees. The rear boundary adjoins farmland.

Detached Barn - 20' x 15'3" (6.10m x 4.65m) - Of timber construction and providing useful storage space.

Adjoining Garden Shed - Window and door to side.

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06 February 2016


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