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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Lane, Preston, Hertfordshire

Guide Price £1,395,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Prime Village Location
  • Four Reception Rooms
  • Conservatory
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Utility & Cloakroom
  • Five Principal Bedrooms
  • Three Bathrooms
  • Two Second Floor Rooms
  • Triple Garage

Full description

A substantial detached family house with a triple garage, situated in the heart of this desirable village to the south of Hitchin.

Preston is a picturesque village, located in an outstanding rural environment, surrounded by some of the county's most beautiful countryside with easy access to many country walks and bridleways. The village has a popular public house which is owned by the villagers, a nursery, JMI school and the highly regarded Princess Helena College. Kingshott School and the renowned Hitchin Boys and Girls schools are also within easy reach in nearby Hitchin.

Communications are excellent, the A1(M), M25 and M1 all within easy driving distance and London Luton Airport is some 6 miles away. Stansted Airport is approximately 32 miles.

Hitchin's vibrant and historic town centre is situated some 3.5 miles to the north and provides comprehensive shopping and recreational facilities together with the mainline train station serving London Kings Cross (fastest journey time 27 minutes).

Constructed to an excellent specification in 2003, Westleigh provides versatile family accommodation, arranged over three floors and is ideal for the growing or extended family.

The accommodation which extends to some 3870 sq ft (360sqm) has gas central heating and double glazing.

Ground Floor -

Reception Hall - Double front doors with windows to either side. Amtico flooring. Three radiators. Feature oak staircase to first floor. Recessed coat cupboard.

Cloakroom - Suite comprising low level wc and vanity unit with wash hand basin. Half tiled walls. Amtico flooring. Radiator.

Drawing Room - 30'11 x 15'8 (9.42m x 4.78m) - Window to front and window to side with casement doors to the rear garden. Glazed door to the conservatory. Impressive custom made oak mantlepiece with Aga dual fuel stove. Two radiators.

Dining Room - 14'2" x 11'8" (4.32m x 3.56m) - Radiator. Glazed double doors to conservatory. Door to kitchen/breakfast room.

Conservatory - 14'10" x 11'11" (4.52m x 3.63m) - Amtico floor. Radiator. Windows and doors overlooking the garden.

Sitting Room - 14'7" x 11'7" (4.45m x 3.53m) - Window to front. Radiator. Oak fireplace with gas coal effect fire.

Study - 12'6" x 11'2" (3.81m x 3.40m) - Window to front. Radiator. Range of Planet custom made book shelves, drawers and cupboards to one wall.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 24'4" x 14'4" (7.42m x 4.37m) - Window and casement doors to rear garden. Fitted with a comprehensive range of Planet wall and base units with extensive Silestone quartz work surfaces. Inset sink. Integrated dishwasher. 3-oven electric Aga with 6-burner gas hob and extractor canopy. Recess for American style fridge/freezer. Built in microwave. Island unit with oak work surface, preparation area and inset sink. Dresser unit with shelving and cupboards. Tiled floor. Radiator. Ample space for dining room table and chairs. Recessed downlights. Door to:

Utility Room - 8'7" x 7'4" (2.62m x 2.24m) - Window and door to side. Radiator. Range of wall and base units with laminate work surfaces and tiled splashbacks. Inset stainless steel sink with mixer tap and drainer. Recently installed wall mounted gas fired boiler. Plumbed for washing machine. Space for dryer and fridge/freezer. Tiled floor.

First Floor -

Landing - Window to front. Airing cupboard. Further recessed storage cupboard. Continuation of oak staircase to second floor.

Master Bedroom Suite - Comprising:

Bedroom - 24'8" x 14'6" (7.52m x 4.42m) - Casement doors and windows to Juliette balcony overlooking the rear garden. Two radiators. Range of custom made wardrobes and central dressing table to one wall. Door to:

Dressing Room - 11'4" x 6' (3.45m x 1.83m) - Window to side. Continuation of wardrobes and drawers. Radiator.

En-Suite Bathroom - 8'8" x 7'8" (2.64m x 2.34m) - Window to side. Suite comprising low level wc, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, panel bath with hand shower and separate shower cubicle. Half tiled walls and splash areas. Radiator. Tiled floor. Recessed downlights.

Bedroom Two - 15'7" x 14' (4.75m x 4.27m) - Window to rear. Radiator. Range of fitted bedroom furniture. Door to:

En-Suite Bathroom - 11'7" x 7' (3.53m x 2.13m) - Window to rear. Suite comprising vanity unit with low level wc and wash hand basin, panel bath with hand shower and separate shower cubicle. Half tiled walls and splash areas. Radiator. Tiled floor. Recessed downlights.

Bedroom Three - 15'2" x 10'7" (4.62m x 3.23m) - Window to front. Radiator.

Bedroom Four - 13'10" x 12'2" (4.22m x 3.71m) - Window to front. Radiator. Recessed wardrobe cupboard.

Bedroom Five - 12'5" x 9' (3.78m x 2.74m) - Window to front. Radiator.

Bathroom - 11'7" x 8'1" (3.53m x 2.46m) - Suite comprising vanity unit with low level wc and wash hand basin, panel bath with hand shower and separate shower cubicle. Half tiled walls and splash areas. Radiator. Tiled floor. Recessed downlights.

Second Floor -

Landiing - Doors to:

Hobby Room/Bedroom Six - 21'maximum x 13'3" (6.40m x 4.04m) - Window to rear. Laminate floor. Intercommunication door to:

Home Office/Bedroom Seven - 16'1" x 13'2" (4.90m x 4.01m) - Three Velux windows to side. Laminate floor.

Outside -

Front Garden - The house is set well back from Church Lane and is approached through twin five bar gates. A block paved driveway provides ample parking for several vehicles which leads to the garages. There are areas of well kept lawn together with a wide variety of established evergreen trees providing privacy.

Triple Garage - 28'8" x 18'4" (8.74m x 5.59m) - Three electric up and over doors. Window and personal door to side. Light and power. Roof storage area.

South Facing Rear Garden - A full width terrace with central steps leads up to a good size area of lawn with a variety of established shrubs together with a vegetable garden. Timber garden shed and greenhouse. External tap and lighting.

Tenure - Freehold

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03 October 2016


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