7 bedroom detached house for sale

The Manor House, High Street, Walkern, Stevenage, Hertfordshire

£1,100,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A seven bedroom detached home
  • This period property was built in 1728
  • Situated in the middle of a half-acre plot
  • Requiring modernisation estimated to be £100,000
  • A beautiful country feel
  • Situated in the heart of the stunning village of Walkern offering a village store and pubs
  • Boasting space, period features and beams in all rooms
  • Carport providing space of three cars and triple garage
  • Focal point fireplaces in the sitting room and snug
  • Fabulous high ceilings

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

'The Manor House' built in 1728 is a seven bedroom detached house with five reception rooms, sitting in the middle of a half acre plot. The house is in need of modernisation at an estimated cost of £100,000.

Property ref: 121_2622_4158745

In General: 
This period house enjoys a lovely sized garden and for children you can feed the ducks on the pond next to the Dovecote. To the rear of the property are the old barns that have been converted into beautiful homes. Walkern is a stunning village and you would be at the heart of it and within strolling distance of shops, pubs and JMI school. The train to London would be 28 minutes.

Entrance: 
A beautiful entrance and heavy front door; just above look at the old fire insurance plaque.

The first thing you notice is the sense of space and the period features and beams in all rooms, the ornate fireplaces and lovely sash windows.

Dining Room: 
Abt 21' 11" x 14' 10" (6.68m x 4.52m) An elegant dual aspect room with four sash windows, high ceilings, coving and exposed beams. Double opening doors to the sitting room.

Sitting Room: 
Abt 15' 9" x 14' 10" (4.80m x 4.52m) Beautiful well-proportioned room with high ceilings and sash windows to the front aspect. The focal point is the fireplace.

Inner Hallway: 
A beautiful high ceiling and solid wood staircase leading to first and second floor.

Snug: 
Abt 16' 6" x 15' 2" (5.03m x 4.62m) Absolutely fabulous room with a beautiful inglenook style fireplace. Sash window to side aspect.

Family Room: 
Abt 14' 4" x 9' (4.37m x 2.74m) A beautiful room with double opening doors to the garden.

Study: 
Abt 14' 1" x 8' 11" (4.29m x 2.72m) Window to side aspect.

Kitchen Breakfast Room: 
Abt 19' x 13' 7" (5.79m x 4.14m) Dual aspect kitchen with a built-in range and space for a table and chairs. The kitchen is basic and need replacing. The best part is the window seat.

Utility Room: 
Abt 14' 6" x 13' 1" (4.42m x 3.99m) Door and window to side aspect. Sink unit with drawer under.

Cloakroom: 
Suite comprising low flush WC and wash hand basin.

Landing: 
Lovely walk-in linen cupboard or potential for a bathroom. Stairs rising to second floor.

Bedroom 1: 
Abt 19' 6" x 14' 10" (5.94m x 4.52m) Double bedroom with two sash windows to front aspect.

En-Suite: 
Abt 11' 9" x 9' 1" (3.58m x 2.77m) Vast room but suite required.

Bedroom 2: 
Abt 17' 11" x 14' 10" (5.46m x 4.52m) Double bedroom with two sash windows to front aspect.

Bedroom 3: 
Abt 21' 4" x 12' 5" (6.50m x 3.78m) Double bedroom, dual aspect with sash windows.

Bedroom 4: 
Abt 15' 5" x 12' 2" (4.70m x 3.71m) Double bedroom with a sash window to rear aspect.

Bedroom 5: 
Abt 14' 10" x 11' 1" (4.52m x 3.38m) Double bedroom with a sash window.

Bedroom 6: 
Abt 22' 6" x 11' 1" (6.86m x 3.38m) Double bedroom with two sash windows to front aspect.

Bedroom 7: 
Abt 9' 10" x 9' 7" (3.00m x 2.92m) Single bedroom with a sink unit. Could be a bedroom or kitchen.

Bathroom: 
Fitted with a dated suite comprising panelled bath, low level flush WC and wash hand basin. Window to side aspect.

Gardens: 
The house is situated in the middle of a plot of approximately half an acre. The rear garden is slightly overlooked by the barns conversions to the rear but the side and very large front garden are private.

Carport: 
Abt 26' 2" x 17' 3" (7.98m x 5.26m) Carport for three cars.

Agents Note: 
Draft details yet to be approved by the vendor and may be subject to change.

EPC: 
As this property is Grade II Listed it is exempt from requiring an EPC.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Stevenage (3.7 mi)
  • Watton-at-Stone (4.5 mi)
  • Knebworth (4.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Satchells Estate Agents, Hitchin

7 Brand Street, Hitchin, SG5 1HX

01462 511960 Local call rate

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7 Brand Street, Hitchin, SG5 1HX

01462 511960 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Stevenage (3.7 mi)
  • Watton-at-Stone (4.5 mi)
  • Knebworth (4.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Satchells Estate Agents, Hitchin

7 Brand Street, Hitchin, SG5 1HX

01462 511960 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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