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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Green Farm, Bendish Lane, Bendish, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG4 8JD

Guide Price* £1,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A Grade II listed four bedroom residential family home with planning to create further living accommodation
  • The property has been extended to allow further living accommodation accompanied with 3 acres of grounds
  • P/P for conversion of the barn to living accommodation with potential to convert garages as well subject to planning consent

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Unsold. Please refer to Auctioneer **For Sale By Public Auction 08 December 2016 at Le Meridien Piccadilly, 21 Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BH commencing at 1pm. To inspect the legal documents for this property go to our website to download the legal pack**

Guide Price - Reduced to £1,000,000+

Bendish is a small rural village and is located about 3 miles east of Luton, 5 miles south of Hitchin and 5 miles north of Harpenden. The property is also less than seven miles from the M1 and A1 motorways leading to London and other major towns and cities. There are train stations within 5 miles in Luton and Stevenage accessing London within 35 minutes.

Dating back to the early 1500s, this Grade ll, family home maintains most of its original features in addition to being thoughtfully extended adding a conservatory and lounge to complement the current living accommodation. The property itself sits on approximately 3 acres with potential to add to the accommodation with the barn and adjoining garages having planning consent held in perpetuity to be converted into ancillary accommodation. The land to the rear of the garden could be used as an equestrian facility and is sometimes used to hold sheep. To the front, an inviting driveway leads to the gated access with off road parking under the car barns to the side and a gravel driveway leading up to the property.

This historic property comprises on the ground floor of: four reception rooms. A kitchen/breakfast room with utility room to the side. The kitchen has been thoughtfully hand crafted and offers a bespoke feel with integrated appliances, oil fuelled Aga adding to the features of the home. Upstairs the master bedroom has a dressing area and en-suite bathroom. The second double bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with the third bedroom comprising of a shower room. There is also a fourth bedroom and study. Under the dining room there is a dry cellar that is currently being utilized as storage but could be adapted to a wine cellar.


Strictly by appointment with our joint agents Wilson Peacock - Letchworth Tel: 01462 678303 and Taylors - Hitchin Tel: 01462 420044

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 November 2016

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