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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Faraday Gardens, Fairfield, Stotfold, Herts SG5 4FW

Sold STC £1,100,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial 5 bedroom detached Executive home backing onto open countryside
  • Additional spacious separate Studio with Kitchen and shower room
  • Kitchen family room with French doors to the patio perfect for entertaining
  • Beautiful Orangery with remote opening lantern windows
  • Sitting proudly on one of the largest plots enjoying countryside views
  • Impressive galleried landing with a total of 5 bedrooms - 2 with En-Suites
  • Double garage with partially covered driveway with parking for at least 4 vehicles
  • Totally secluded landscaped south facing gardens backing onto open countryside
  • Easy access to all routeways to the A1, M1, Cambridge, Milton Keynes, London and all North London Airports
  • Fast Trains into London's Kings Cross circa 30-35mins from Letchworth or Arlesey Station

Full description

Rarely available, this large plots boasts a stunning family home comprising of 5 double bedrooms, 2 with en-suites shower rooms. FLOOR PLAN ATTACHED.

The property also benefits from a beautiful Orangery, a separate snug/dining room, a study/home office, large lounge with feature fire and an entertaining "heart of the home" kitchen/family room with ample space for a sofa along with a free-standing island incorporating a break fast bar, plus a separate utility room.

The impressive entrance hallway and central staircase leads to a vast galleried landing providing luxury living with 5 bedrooms, 2 with en-suites shower rooms, the master with a walk-in wardrobe plus a family bathroom.

Outside the secluded landscaped south facing garden backs onto open countryside providing several entertaining areas, a separate first floor studio with a Kitchen, shower room and living area with room for a work station, sofa and bed, all enjoying uninterrupted countryside views from the Juliet Balcony....with the option of an impressive 'Airbnb' monthly income.

Electric gated access to the property leads to a gravelled driveway providing parking for at least 4 vehicles and a double garage.


GROUND FLOOR

Entrance Hallway: 19' 4" x 12' 9" (5.90m x 3.89m)
uPVC part glazed door. Karndean flooring, radiator, inset ceiling spot lights, thermostat. Central feature staircase leading to first floor. Ground floor doors leading to:

Study/Home Office: 12' 5" x 11' 4" (3.8m x 3.46m)
uPVC double glazed sash bay window to front aspect, fitted with wooden shutters. Panelled internal door. Continuation of Karndean flooring, ceiling light, radiator, BT point, TV aerial.

Dining Room/Reception 2: 12' 6" x 11' 8" (3.83 x 3.57m)
uPVC double glazed sash bay window to front aspect, fitted with wooden shutters. Wooden internal half glazed double doors. Continuation of Karndean flooring, ceiling light, radiator, BT point, TV point, radiator, satellite TV point.

Lounge: 18' 1" x 12' 6" (5.51m x 3.83m)
Wooden internal half glazed double doors. Feature wall with chimney breast fitted with pebble gas fire. Continuation of Karndean flooring, two ceiling lights, two radiators, BT point, TV aerial, satellite TV point, surround sound speaker connections. Large opening to:

Orangery: 16' 6" x 9' 11" (5.04m x 3.03m)
Wooden double glazed Heritage Conservatories orangery with windows to all external aspects, powered/remote operated lantern windows, French doors to rear aspect. Continuation of Karndean flooring, inset ceiling spot lights with chrome dimmer switch, chrome sockets.

Kitchen/Breakfast/Family Room: 21' 7" x 20' 9" (6.58m x 6.34m)
Two uPVC double glazed sash windows to side aspect and uPVC French doors to rear aspect. Modern kitchen fitted with a range of cream wall and base units with chrome bar handles and black granite work surface with drainer grooves and upstand. Citrus orange glass back splash. Glass fronted display units, drawer pack, spice drawers. Under plinth and pelmet lighting with up lights and down lighters. One and a half bowl stainless steel inset sink with Quooker hot water tap, waste disposal unit and water softener. Rangemaster with 2-ovens, 5-ring gas hob, grill and extractor. Integrated appliances including large upright fridge and large upright freezer, built-in microwave and dishwasher. Freestanding Island with matching cream doors, spice drawers, 2 built-in wicker storage baskets and black granite work surface including breakfast bar area for 4. Full height door to under stairs storage cupboard with light and coat hooks. Continuation of Karndean flooring, inset ceiling spot lights, BT point, TV aerial, 2 radiators, chrome sockets. Entertaining area for either dining table or sofa. Opening to Orangery and door leading to:

Utility Room: 7' 5" x 7' 4" (2.28m x 2.25m)
uPVC double glazed sash window to side aspect and half glazed wooden door fitted with cat flap to rear aspect. Fitted with matching cream wall and base units with chrome handles with black granite work surfaces with drainer grooves and upstand. Inset stainless steel circular sink with swan mixer tap. Glow worm boiler housed in wall unit. Spaces and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Full height door to storage cupboard. Continuation of Karndean flooring, inset ceiling spot lights, radiator, consumer unit.

Cloakroom: 5' 11" x 4' 5" (1.80m x 1.35m)
Internal uPVC double glazed sash privacy window, fitted both sides with wooden shutters. White suite comprising: low level push button WC, pedestal wash hand basin. Continuation of Karndean flooring, half tiled walls, radiator, ceiling light, extractor and alarm control panel.


FIRST FLOOR

Galleried landing: 17' 3" x 15' 4" (5.27m x 4.69m)
Feature staircase leading to half landing with steps leading to left and right hand side. uPVC double glazed sash window to front aspect, fitted with wooden shutters. Wooden bannisters creating galleried landing. Karndean flooring, three ceiling lights, smoke alarm, radiator, thermostat. Airing cupboard housing the Megaflow tank. Loft access - fitted with ladder, fully boarded, light. Doors leading to:

Master Bedroom: 17' 6" x 14' 4" (5.33m x 4.37m)
Dual aspect uPVC double glazed sash windows to side and rear aspects. Feature wall, 2-door "walk-in" wardrobe, fitted with shelves, rails and light. Carpet, two ceiling lights, two radiators, TV aerial, BT Point. Door leading to:

En-suite Bathroom: 10' 2" x 6' 2" (3.11m x 1.89m)
uPVC double glazed sash privacy window to side aspect. White suite comprising: fully tiled panelled bath, low level push button WC, pedestal wash hand basin, fully tiled double shower cubicle with glass door and wall mounted shower. Karndean flooring, ceiling light, chrome shaver point, chrome robe hooks, chrome heated towel rail, extractor.

Bedroom 2: 13' x 10' 7" (3.97m x 3.24m)
uPVC double glazed sash window to rear aspect, fitted with wooden shutters. 2-door built-in wardrobe fitted with shelf and rail. Carpet, ceiling light with chrome dimmer switch, TV aerial, BT point, radiator. Door leading to:

En-suite Shower Room: 7' 5" x 4' 11" (2.26m x 1.52m)
uPVC double glazed privacy sash window to side aspect. White suite comprising: fully tiled single shower cubicle with glass door and wall mounted shower, pedestal wash hand basin, low level push button WC. Karndean flooring, inset ceiling spot lights, shaver point, white heated towel rail, extractor, chrome robe hooks.

Bedroom 3: 13' 1" x 10' 7" (4m x 3.22m)
uPVC double glazed sash bay window to front aspect, fitted with wooden shutters. Wall artwork of exposed brickwork. 2-door built-in wardrobe fitted with shelf and rail. Carpet, radiator, TV aerial, ceiling light fitted with dimmer switch. Door leading to Family Bathroom.

Bedroom 4: 11' 10" x 10' 7" (3.60m x 3.25m)
uPVC double glazed sash bay window to front aspect, fitted with wooden shutters. 2-door built-in wardrobes fitted with shelf and rail. Carpet, radiator, ceiling light.

Bedroom 5: 9' 8" x 9' 5" (2.95m x 2.87m) currently used as a Dressing Room
uPVC double glazed sash window to rear aspect, fitted with wooden shutters. Fitted with open hanging rails, shelving and mirror. Karndean flooring, radiator, ceiling light.

Family Bathroom:
White suite comprising: Fully tiled panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level push button WC, fully tiled double shower with glass door and wall mounted shower. Chrome robe hooks, ceiling light, shaver point, white heated towel rail, extractor. Door to Bedroom 3.


STUDIO WITH THE OPTION OF AN IMPRESSIVE 'Airbnb' MONTHLY INCOME

STUDIO: 17' 8" x 16' 11" (5.39m x 5.16m) L-shaped living space
Entered via a ground floor lockable door using key or pin code, leading into hallway. Coir matting to entrance, consumer unit, coat hooks, wooden & chrome hand rail with staircase leading to first floor open plan studio:

Kitchen Area:
Modern fitted kitchen with dove grey wall and base units, including a drawer pack, chrome handles and solid oak work surfaces. Tongue and groove splash back, single sink and mixer tap, small fridge housed in a base unit, built in microwave, under plinth lighting, chrome towel holder. Karndean flooring, Inset ceiling spot light & pendant light, smoke alarm, extractor.

Lounge Area:
Full height glazed door with partial privacy panel leading to Juliet balcony. Continuation of Karndean flooring, electric radiator, inset ceiling spot lights.

Work Station/Breakfast Bar:
Solid oak low level work surface providing work station and small eating area, incorporating storage space. Continuation of Karndean flooring, ceiling light.

Bedroom Area:
Two wooden velux windows to the front aspect, continuation of Karndean flooring, electric radiator, two wall mounted hanging rails. Door leading to

Shower Room: 8' 6" x 7' 10" (2.6m x 2.4m)
Wooden velux window to front aspect. Tongue and groove vanity unit with solid oak surface housing a white concealed cistern low level push button WC and white inset wash hand basin, also providing storage cupboards and 2 solid oak storage shelves. Fully tiled double shower cubicle with wall mounted shower, tiled storage shelf, glass screen. Continuation of Karndean flooring, tongue and groove half wall panelling, 2 fitted wall mirrors, chrome heated towel rail, wall light and inset ceiling spot lights.


EXTERNAL:
Front Garden:
Low level wall to perimeter with small front garden area mainly laid to pebbles accessed through iron gate. Block paved pathway to front door. Two external lights, shrubs and 2 shaped trees. Second iron gated entrance to wooden side gate (electronically lockable with in and out pin code) to access to driveway and rear of property.

Rear Garden:
South facing garden backing onto perimeter of the Park with feature brick wall to rear perimeter. Fully landscaped garden providing complete isolation and privacy from every angle. Various entertaining areas - circular lawned area with circular patio with central fire pit and raised curved brick planter - circular inset decking area with raised curved wooden planter. Wooden bench, separate patio area, wall trellis, wooden pergolas covered in climbing plants, large selection of established plants and shrubs. Low level wooden gate leading to side garden. External lights and tap.

Side Garden & Chicken Run:
Mainly laid to block paving with further low level gate to Chicken Run. Bin storage area.

Driveway and Double Garage:
Electric full height wooden double gates to shingled driveway with parking for 4 vehicles. Double garage with two electric up and over doors, light and power. Side entrance door leading to Studio. Lockable full height door to storage cupboard.


EPC: Rating C
Service Charge: TBC
Council Tax: Band G (2,819.46)
Fitted alarm system
Freehold


LOCAL AREA

The property is situated within 100's of acres of stunning parkland, all internal pathways and green communal areas are kept to a very high manicured standard. Fairfield Park offers fantastic walks around both the Green and Blue lagoons, as well as the established parkland.

There is Fairfield lower school on the park which has been rated as outstanding along with many nearby middle and upper schools of Etonbury Academy and the renowned Samuel Whitbread Community College.

Fairfield Park is centrally located to all major link roads A1, link roads to the M1 into London and Cambridge as well as Bedford and Milton Keynes. Fast train links into London Kings Cross via Letchworth are approximately 35-40mins. London Stansted circa 40mins drive, London Luton Airport circa 20mins drive

On the park itself there is a Tesco's convenience store, Bannatyne's Gym and new Spa, The new Orchard Restaurant, dry cleaners and Eden hair salon along with Fairfield Park Cricket & Bowls Club. There are many secure play parks for children along with speed restricted roads for family safety.

AGENTS NOTE

The apparatus, equipment, fittings and services for this property have not been tested by First Step, all interested parties will need to satisfy themselves as to the condition of any such items or services. All measurements are approximate and therefore may be subject to a small margin of error.

These details are to be used as a guide only and their accuracy is therefore not guaranteed. These details are yet to be approved by the vendor.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 June 2016

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