4 bedroom detached house for sale

Forest Road, Hanslope

Sold STC £785,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedroom Detached House
  • Large Ground Floor Accomodation
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Family Room 30'6" x 18'0"
  • Gardens approaching 2 acres
  • Two paddocks
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Established Gardens
  • Double Garage
  • Extensive Parking

Full description

**4 BEDROOM DETACHED HOUSE WITH LAND - GARDENS & PADDOCKS OF AROUND 5.5 ACRES**
Forest Lodge is a substantial stone built house, circa 1975, set in gardens approaching 2 acres with an orchard, former stable yard and an indoor swimming pool. There are two paddocks totalling around 3.5 acres which are included within the sale price. One paddock which is approximately an acre is located to the right hand side of the property and the larger of the two paddocks, which is 2.5 acres is located to the rear. Both paddocks are accessed directly from the grounds of the property.
There is a far reaching network of local bridleways including the stunning Salcey Forest - just a 1/2 mile ride away. The property comprises of a hall, cloakroom, 4 reception rooms to include a lounge with open fire place, dining room, small study, and a large family room - perfect for entertaining, or may be conversion to an annexe or additional bedrooms. Kitchen & utility room. Up stairs are 4 bedrooms including a master suite, & family bathroom. The indoor swimming pool is attached to the house and has a changing room. The attractive gardens extend to approaching 2 acres with extensive parking, a double garage, and orchard.

Ground Floor - The ground floor comprises the entrance porch and hall and three reception rooms to include the large lounge with an open fireplace, a separate dining room, a pool room, and a large family room, some 30'6 x 18'0 in size (549 sq ft!), which lends itself to many uses which may include an entertainment room, gym, or possibly a self contained annexe. It is currently used as a snooker room and the snooker table may be available by negotiation. There is a small study, a kitchen, utility room and cloakroom.

First Floor - The landing gives access to four double bedrooms. All bedrooms have built in wardrobes and views over the grounds and surrounding countryside. The master bedroom has a dressing area and an en-suite shower room. The family bathroom has a w.c., basin and bath.

Pool Room - The pool room houses the indoor swimming pool and is of a mainly glazed construction with doors opening on to a patio garden. The pool measures 7.32m x 3.67m and has a set of steps and a cover. The pool is heated and adjacent to the pool room is a changing room and cloakroom with WC and basin.

Gardens & Former Stable Yard - The property is set back from Forest Road accessed via a 5 bar gate with remote opening. The plot extends to somewhere approaching 2 acres, lined by hedges, mature trees, and shrubs. In addition there are two paddocks which make the whole site to be in the region of 5.5 acres. The gardens extend to approaching 2 acres made up lawns and an extensive range of established trees. A productive orchard has an assortment of fruit trees.

The yard to the rear is located next to the entrance of the rear paddock. It has a concrete base and electric and water supplies. A former stable block has been been demolished but offers scope to build a new stable block/ tack room if required

The To the front of the property there is extensive parking laid to a gravel driveway.

Paddocks - There are two paddocks, in all around 3.5 acres.
The rear paddock extends to approximately 2.5 acres of flat grazing land bordered by a mature hedgerow.
The front/ side paddock extends to approximately 1 acre of grazing again bordered by a mature hedgerow.

Services - Mains water and electricity are connected. There is a septic tank located behind the garage

Heating - The property has a radiator central heating system fueled by an oil boiler with a modern plastic 2500 litre oil tank

Double Garage - Detached stone built double garage with a pitched and tiled roof and two hard wood doors.

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02 October 2015

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  • Wolverton (4.6 mi)
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59 High Street, Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes, MK11 1AY

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