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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Upton End Road, Shillington, Bedfordshire, SG5

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Property Description

Key features

  • Five bedrooms
  • Four receptions rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • En suite bathroom
  • Inglenook fireplaces
  • Vaulted ceilings/exposed beams
  • Off street parking
  • Four outbuildings

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A Grade II listed 17th Century five bedroom detached farmhouse in the village of Shillington. Upton End Old Farm has versatile accommodation in excess of 3,300 sq. ft. The property has a wealth of period features, including Inglenook fireplaces and exposed beams. There are currently four outbuildings with planning permission previously granted for a two storey extension to the house and conversion of one of the outbuildings into ancillary accommodation. Although elapsed, subject to the relevant planning permissions, there is still potential for conversion. The property is just 7 miles from Hitchin train station from where commuter trains to Kings Cross take just 32 minutes.


Ground Floor 
The part glazed front door, covered by a clay tiled pitched storm canopy, leads to the open plan entrance hall and family room. There is a staircase, with a built-in storage cupboard, to the first floor. The cloakroom has a WC, a wash basin with a mixer tap over, and a heated towel rail. There is an obscure glazed window to the rear. The family room has a feature brick Inglenook fireplace with an inset multi fuel burning stove set on a tiled and brick hearth. There is a window to the front. The dining room has a part vaulted ceiling and windows to the front and rear. The study/TV room has a window to the front. The sitting room is a triple aspect room with an Inglenook brick fireplace with a wrought iron fire basket on a brick and tiled hearth.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of fitted wall and base level units with granite worktops and splashbacks over. There is an inset ceramic butler sink with a mixer tap over. Integrated appliances include twin electric ovens, an induction hob with an extractor unit over, a microwave oven, a dishwasher, a freezer and two fridges. There are windows to the front and rear. A part glazed door leads to the rear garden decking area.

First Floor 
The master bedroom has windows to the front and rear. The en suite has a WC, a wash basin with a mixer tap over, an inset P-shaped bath with a mixer tap and shower attachment over, and windows to the front and rear. Bedroom two has windows to the side and rear. Bedroom three has a variety of built-in wardrobes and storage and a window to the front. Bedroom four has built-in wardrobes and a window to the front. Bedroom five is currently used as a dressing room. There are built-in wardrobes and a window to the rear.

Family Bathroom 
The family bathroom has an inset bath with a mixer tap over, an enclosed corner shower cubicle, a WC and a wash basin. There is a window to the side.

Outside 
To the front, the garden is enclosed by a picket fence with a pedestrian gate. A paved pathway leads to the front door. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with a variety of mature tree, shrub and hedge beds and borders. A side gate opens to the rear garden. A five bar gate leads to a gravel driveway which has off street parking for several cars. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn and enclosed by a variety of mature tree and hedge lined borders. To the side of the property there is a decked seating area.

Outbuildings 
The open barn/carport has a vaulted ceiling and a pedestrian door to the side. There is a separate brick under slate tile barn, which is currently used for storage. There is a gardener's WC and a utility room which has a door to the front together with space and plumbing for a washing machine, a tumble dryer and a chest freezer. There is a window to the side. A further open bay brick under slate roof barn, with a vaulted ceiling, is currently used as a store house.

Shillington 
The village of Shillington is situated just inside the Bedfordshire border, in the north east end of the Chiltern Hills. Part of Shillington lies within an area of outstanding natural beauty. Shillington has three pubs, two shops and two churches. Hitchin is just 7 miles away and has a variety of well-regarded schools, along with an abundance of amenities in the Town Centre. The area is also popular with commuters, given its rail and motorway links.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
02 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Arlesey (4.3 mi)
  • Hitchin (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Michael Graham, Hitchin

20 Bucklersbury, Hitchin, SG5 1BG

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01462 511005 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Arlesey (4.3 mi)
  • Hitchin (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael Graham, Hitchin

20 Bucklersbury, Hitchin, SG5 1BG

01462 511005 Local call rate

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