3 bedroom bungalow for saleBillington Road, Leighton Buzzard
Sold STC £585,000
- Substantial detached bungalow.
- Two reception rooms
- Three double bedrooms.
- Integral garage and plenty of parking.
- Vast loft space with conversion potential.
- Plot in excess of one third of an acre including drive (0.39 acre).
- Hidden away - approached by 136' long private drive.
- Potential to redevelop the site.
- Available for the first time since built in the mid-1950's.
- Established gardens.
Full descriptionEntrance porch. Entered via part glazed UPVC front door and side panels. Ceramic tiled floor and glazed door to:
Reception hall. Impressive reception area with restored woodblock flooring, built in coat cupboard and airing cupboard.
Sitting room. UPVC sliding patio doors overlooking rear garden. Restored woodblock flooring and open fireplace with ceramic tiled surround.
Kitchen/breakfast room. Fitted with a range of floor standing cupboards and drawer units with laminate work surface and stainless steel sink unit beneath window overlooking front aspect. Built in Bosch oven and ceramic hob. Plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine. Built in larder with window. Ample space for table and chairs.
Side entrance hall. Secondary entrance lobby with door to front. Door into garage. Two built-in storage cupboards each 6' x 2'7.
Garden room. A delightful room with ceramic tiled floor and two UPVC sliding patio doors overlooking the rear garden. Impressive wood-burning stove on ceramic tiled hearth. White painted exposed brick walls.
Bedroom 1. Restored chequerboard effect woodblock floor. Bay window to front aspect and further window to side. Range of fitted wardrobes with high-level storage.
Bedroom 2. A delightful room with a double aspect over the rear garden and restored chequerboard pattern woodblock floor.
Bedroom 3. Restored woodblock floor. Large window overlooking rear aspect. Built-in double wardrobe.
Bathroom. White suite including panelled bath with shower mixer, Mira over-bath shower and a folding glazed screen. Pedestal wash basin. Part tiled walls. Heated towel rail.
Separate WC. White suite of Low level WC.
LOFT. The loft is very spacious and offers considerable potential to convert into additional accommodation subject to necessary planning consents.
Front. The approach to the property is an impressive feature with brick piers and block paving to the entrance beyond which is a pair of vehicular gates with an integrated pedestrian gate leading to the main drive which is gravelled with topiary hedging either side. The overall length of the drive is 136' x 16'. This leads to a substantial gravelled parking and turning area in front of the property. Gated side access to rear.
Integral Garage. 24'4 x 8'. Pair of vehicular doors and personal door into the bungalow.
Gardens. The established gardens lie mainly to the rear but extend down one side to the front of the bungalow. Extensive lawns and beds and borders containing mature shrubs and perennials including an impressive magnolia, holly and flowering cherry. Patio adjacent to the sitting room and garden room. Hidden storage area behind a conifer screen with two timber sheds in dilapidated condition. There is the base of former plunge pool which offers potential for reinstatement or use as a pond.
The whole 0.39 acres
Freehold. Council tax band F - Central Bedfordshire Council. EPC rating to be confirmed. Gas-fired Worcester boiler (new July 2016) serving radiator central heating. Mains drainage, electricity, gas and water connected. Built by the vendors' family in the mid-1950s and available for sale for the very first time. Some secondary double glazing and three UPVC patio doors. Plot 0.39 acre overall including drive.
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