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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Lower East End, SG9

Sold STC £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Study
  • Beautiful Country Style Kitchen
  • Wealth of Period Features
  • Delightful, Well Planted Gardens
  • Stabling & Paddocks Extending to Approximately 4.4 Acres
  • EPC Exempt

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

THE PROPERTY
Lavengro is a beautifully presented 'chocolate box' Grade II listed thatched cottage, steeped in character, offering 3 bedrooms, 2 reception rooms, study and handmade country style kitchen/breakfast room with separate utility room. The property sits in beautiful private country gardens with adjacent paddocks extending to approximately 4.4 acres and a separate stable block. EPC Rating Exempt.

THE SETTING
Located within the pretty Hertfordshire village of Furneux Pelham, Lavengro enjoys an enviable position, surrounded by its own paddocks, with views over rolling countryside. Furneux Pelham offers a primary school and a public house, while the nearby town of Bishop's Stortford is approximately 7 miles away and offers a comprehensive range of shops, restaurants and public houses and for commuters, there is a mainline railway station with links to London Liverpool Street and Cambridge. Bishop's Stortford also offers good road links to London and Cambridge via the J8 of the M11 and Stansted's International Airport is approximately 12 miles away.

THE ACCOMMODATION
A solid wood front door opens onto an inner porchway with tiled flooring. Separated by a stable style door, the porchway leads to the hallway with brick flooring, feature red brick walls and original beams. Doors lead off to the family bathroom and staircase to the first floor and access through to the dining room/reception room with large redbrick Inglenook fireplace and brick flooring. A further doorway leads to a further reception room which has wooden flooring, a redbrick fireplace and French doors looking out to the front garden and doors to the study and second staircase to the guest bedroom. Access to the kitchen/breakfast from is from the main hallway, with steps down into a beautifully hand finished country style kitchen with bespoke base and wall units, granite worktops, integrated appliances and tiled flooring with underfloor heating. There is a separate utility area with a door to the garden and a further shower room completes this floor.

The first floor can be accessed by the second reception room, which rises to the guest bedroom and also from the hallway which rises to the single bedroom with built-in wardrobes and leads through to the master bedroom which also has built-in wardrobes, feature red brick wall and original beams.

OUTSIDE
The property, secured by a 5 bar gate is approached by a gravel driveway offering off-street parking for several vehicles and access to the delightful private country gardens which have been carefully planted by the existing owner and are divided by hedges into a series of 'rooms', including a cottage garden, water garden, woodland and rose garden all offering an abundance of mature trees, shrubs and hedgerows. There is a separate glass conservatory and patio area, traditional log store and there is access to the three adjoining paddocks that extend to approximately 4 acres. In addition, there is a separate area around the 3 stables that is currently used as a productive kitchen garden with raised beds.

SERVICES
Private drainage with modern waste treatment unit, oil fired central heating, water and electricity are connected.

LOCAL AUTHORITY
East Hertfordshire District Council

COUNCIL TAX
Tax Band F


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17 October 2016

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