5 bedroom detached house for saleAnstey, Nr Buntingford
Guide Price £1,295,000
- Detached Country House
- 2.50 Acres
- Five Double Bedrooms
- Three Bathrooms
- Four Reception Rooms
- Kitchen/Breakfast Room
- Utility Room
- Superb Views
Full descriptionA SUBSTANTIAL DETACHED COUNTRY HOUSE IN BEAUTIFUL SETTING OVERLOOKING ROLLING COUNTRYSIDE AND ENJOYING LOVELY GARDENS OF SOME TWO AND A HALF ACRES.
This impressive house has been greatly enlarged and improved by the present owners and provides well proportioned accommodation set out over two floors that includes five double bedrooms, two of which have en suites, a family bathroom, a large entrance hall, a cloakroom, four reception rooms, a kitchen/breakfast room and utility room.
Northey Lodge is situated in an elevated position and enjoys superb far reaching views over some of the area's most beautiful undulating countryside and yet is only a ten minute drive of the pretty market town of Buntingford and the A10.
Within the surrounding area are many footpaths and bridleways and the village benefits from a primary school, church and pub. The neighbouring villages offer an 18 hole golf course (Barkway) and a flying school and Clay Pigeon Shooting range (Nuthampstead). Rail links are found in the bustling towns of Ware (Liverpool Street) and Hertford (Liverpool St & Moorgate) both of which are within a 20 minute drive.
Nearby Royston is a 10/15 minute drive away and also provides a station serving both Londons Kings Cross and Cambridge.
Entrance Porch - Karndean flooring. Glazed door and side screen opening into:
Entrance Hall - 20'6 x 10' (6.25m x 3.05m) - An impressive hallway with French doors opening onto the gardens. Karndean flooring. Stairs to first floor.
Cloakroom - WC and wash basin with tiled surrounds and window to front aspect.
Family Room - 23'10 x 13'11 (7.26m x 4.24m) - Open fireplace. Windows to two aspects with views over the garden and surrounding countryside. TV point.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 25'2 x 13'3 (7.67m x 4.04m) - Well fitted with an extensive range of wall and base level units with worktop surfaces and tiled surrounds. Island unit with breakfast bar and cupboards beneath. One and a quarter bowl sink with mixer tap. Recess for range cooker with cooker hood over. Recess for American style fridge freezer. Windows to two aspect with views over the garden and surrounding countryside. Tiled flooring. Integrated dishwasher. Door to:
Utility Room - 11'3 X 9'2 (3.43m X 2.79m) - Tiled floor. Sink set into worktop with plumbing for washing machine and appliance space beneath. Window to front. Stable door to garden. Built in shelved storage cupboards to one wall providing useful storage and housing water softener, oil fired boiler and hot water cylinder.
Dining Room - 14'7 x 13'2 (4.45m x 4.01m) - A lovely room with French doors opening onto the garden, views over the Moat and gardens and window to the rear aspect. Karndean flooring.
Study - 14'2 x 9'8 (4.32m x 2.95m) - Window to side aspect with views over the garden and surrounding countryside.
Drawing Room - 23' x 17' (7.01m x 5.18m) - With windows to three aspects and French doors onto the gardens this is a lovely bright room with a large red brick fireplace and chimney breast with wood burning stove at one end. TV point.
First Floor Landing - A large landing with window to the rear and views over the garden and Moat
Master Bedroom - 23' x 17' (7.01m x 5.18m) - An impressive bedroom with window to the side aspect with views over fields and the valley. French doors open onto a large balcony which overlooks the Moat and gardens. Door to:
En Suite Bathroom - Well fitted with a contemporary suite with fully tiled shower cubicle, bath, wash basin and WC. Velux roof light.
Bedroom Two - 13'11 x 11'6 (4.24m x 3.51m) - Window to side with views over the valley. Door to:
En Suite Shower Room - Well fitted with a contemporary suite with fully tiled shower cubicle, wash basin and WC.
Bedroom Three - 17'2 x 9'9 (5.23m x 2.97m) - Windows to two aspects with views over the gardens and the countryside
Bedroom Four - 17'2 x 9'10 (5.23m x 3.00m) - Windows to two aspects with views over the gardens and the countryside
Bedroom Five - 17'2 x 9'10 (5.23m x 3.00m) - Windows to two aspects with views over the gardens and the countryside
Family Bathroom - Well fitted with a contemporary suite with fully tiled shower cubicle, bath, wash basin and WC. Velux roof light.
The Gardens - The property sits toward the front of its plot of approximately 2.50 acres and is approached by its driveway that provides parking for numerous cars.
The gardens are mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs and enjoy a listed Moat and Island. At the rear of the garden is a wooded area and the gardens adjoin fields on two sides. There are several useful outbuildings for storage.
General Information - Local Authority: East Herts District Council. 01279 655261.
Council Tax Band: G
Mains Water and electricity are connected.
Oil fired central heating by radiators.
Epc: - EPC Rating C.
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