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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Watling Street, Hockliffe, Bedfordshire, LU7

£642,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II listed former coaching inn
  • Five bedrooms
  • Two bathrooms
  • Four reception rooms
  • Period features
  • Triple garage
  • Outbuildings and cellar
  • Village location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A Grade II listed part 15th century five bedroom semi detached former coaching inn with a garden, detached garage/workshop and off street parking. An historic former coaching inn, dating in part from the 15th century, on the Roman Watling Street. The property retains the atmosphere of an old public house and has many original features. There is an 800 sq. ft. garage/workshop and the property has scope for the provision of additional accommodation and for updating.

Ground Floor 
Double doors on the side elevation open into a quarry tiled lobby with a door through to the kitchen/breakfast room which is fitted with a range of rustic timber fronted wall and base units, display shelving and a brick inglenook with a multi fuel stove. There is an eye level Neff double oven, an inset electric hob and spaces for a dishwasher and a washing machine. The floor is quarry tiled and there are exposed beams. The adjacent utility room is fitted with modern wall and base units and has an oak floor and panelled ceiling. The cloakroom has a white wash basin and WC and a timber panelled ceiling.

Reception Rooms 
The sitting room has a dining area at one end and a variety of exposed brickwork panels and beams, two supporting pillars and a cast iron central support. There is an inglenook fireplace with a log burner on a stone hearth and a walk in bay window to the front. The floor is quarry tiled. The snug has oak wood flooring, a log burner on a brick hearth and exposed beams.

Cellar 
Stone steps from the sitting room lead down to a tanked cellar.

First Floor 
A flight of stairs leads to the 'L' shaped landing. There is a store cupboard with a ladder giving access to the boarded loft space.

Bedrooms 
The master bedroom has a walk in bay window and a range of fitted wardrobes. There are four further bedrooms with beams and Iroka wood flooring. There are two wet rooms - one with a shower, free standing bath, wash basin and WC and the other with a shower and WC.

Outside 
There is a cobbled parking area to the front but the access to the property is via a five bar gate from the road with partly covered block paved parking for three vehicles. The garden is laid to lawn with raised flower and shrub boarders and there is a greenhouse and a Wendy house.

Outbuildings 
There is a log store and workshop with a spiral staircase leading to a 600 sq. ft. vaulted loft area which is fully boarded with Utile wood flooring and currently used as a gymnasium. There is an 800 sq. ft. detached garage/workshop which has a small office in one corner and a WC in the other. It has an electric up and over roller door and a further storage area to the rear.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 April 2015

Nearest stations

  • Leighton Buzzard (4.0 mi)
  • Harlington (4.4 mi)
  • Bow Brickhill (6.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Michael Graham, Woburn Sands

2 Aspley Hill, Woburn Sands, Woburn Sands, MK17 8NJ

01908 871128 Local call rate

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Michael Graham, Woburn Sands

2 Aspley Hill, Woburn Sands, Woburn Sands, MK17 8NJ

01908 871128 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Leighton Buzzard (4.0 mi)
  • Harlington (4.4 mi)
  • Bow Brickhill (6.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael Graham, Woburn Sands

2 Aspley Hill, Woburn Sands, Woburn Sands, MK17 8NJ

01908 871128 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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