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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Village Hall Green, Whipsnade, Bedfordshire, LU6

Guide Price £975,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Contemporary detached eco house
  • Four/five bedrooms, four bathrooms
  • Sitting room, study/bedroom five
  • Open plan kitchen/dining/family room
  • Underfloor heating throughout
  • Hardstanding for a potential home office/studio
  • Reusable heat incentive of 1200 per year for 7 years
  • Garaging for up to four cars, gravelled driveway with gravel mats

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A high specification five bedroom detached eco house with 3,958 sq ft of accommodation including a four car garage, set in approximately 0.25 aces with no upper chain. Constructed in 2014, the specification includes an air source heat pump, under floor heating throughout with engineered oak and polished Jura limestone flooring; a mechanical ventilation and heat recovery system; LED lighting and an oak and glass staircase. The property has an open plan kitchen/family room entertaining space with bi-fold doors to the garden. In the rear garden there is hard standing for a potential home office/studio with services in place. There are village shops including a post office in Kensworth and the school catchment is Studham C. of E. School. Tring mainline railway station is approximately 7.8 miles away with trains to Euston in 35 minutes.

Reception Hall 
An engineered hardwood front door opens to the reception hall which has a vaulted ceiling and an oak and glass staircase to the galleried landing. Jura limestone tiled flooring continues through to the kitchen/breakfast room.

Reception Rooms 
The sitting room is dual aspect and overlooks the village hall green to the front and has engineered oak flooring. A multi fuel stove is set into the fireplace on a smooth slate hearth. The study/bedroom five is adjacent to the wet room and has been laid with engineered oak flooring and also overlooks the village hall green.

Kitchen/Dining/Family Room 
The kitchen/dining/family room provides entertaining space with glazed bi-folding doors to the garden. The kitchen has been fitted with cream coloured high gloss units, drawers, a full height pull out larder, a double bin drawer, a corner unit with pull out shelving, an inset sink with a filtered water tap, and work surfaces. There is an island with further storage cupboards, pan drawers and a breakfast bar with seating for three. Integrated appliances include two Neff ovens, a Neff four ring ceramic hob with an extractor hood above, and a dishwasher. All storage cupboards and drawers have soft closing mechanisms. Space is provided for a plumbed in American style fridge/freezer and a breakfast table. LED strip lighting set into a pelmet surrounds this entertaining space.

Utility Room and Wet Room 
The utility room has a range of cream coloured high gloss units. Double doors open to a walk-in larder with shelving. There is a further cupboard with the controls to the security alarm, fire/smoke alarms, heat pump, mechanical ventilation and heat recovery system, TV distribution unit and telephone point. Space is provided for a washing machine and a tumble dryer and a fire door leads to the garage. The ground floor wet room has been fitted with a rain shower, a hand held shower head and a seat, shielded by a glass screen. There is also a wash basin, a WC and non-slip floor tiles.

Galleried Landing 
The galleried landing overlooks the reception hall, and has an oak and glass balustrade with engineered oak flooring. Doors lead to a walk-in storage cupboard, four bedrooms and the family bathroom.

First Floor Master Suite 
The master bedroom overlooks a private field to the rear and has a vaulted ceiling. The dressing room provides space for hanging rails, shelving and drawers and access to the attic space. The en suite bathroom comprises a freestanding slipper bath, a walk-in double shower with a rain shower and a hand held shower head, a limestone washstand basin with a storage cupboard beneath, and a WC. There is a remote controlled roof light with rain sensors.

Guest Bedroom 
The guest bedroom overlooks the village hall green to the front and has a vaulted ceiling. The en suite shower room includes a walk-in double shower with a rain shower head and a hand held shower head, a washstand basin with drawers beneath, and a WC. There is a remote controlled roof light with rain sensors. A door leads to a dressing room which provides space for hanging rails, shelving and drawers.

Other Bedrooms and Bathroom 
Bedrooms three and four both have vaulted ceilings with bedroom three overlooking the village hall green to the front and bedroom four having views of a private field to the rear. The family bathroom comprises a freestanding roll top bath, a walk-in double shower with a rain shower and a hand held shower head, a washstand basin with drawers beneath, and a WC. The fibre optic ceiling changes colour and is controlled by a remote control.

Four Car Garage 
The garage is approximately 39 ft. x 15.5 ft. and has an electrically operated remote controlled insulated double door to the front and a courtesy door to the garden. The garage can hold four cars and there are storage units and an inset sink to the rear. Power and light are connected. There is also a mechanical ventilation and heat recovery unit, a water softener, the central vacuum system unit and a 360 degree burglar alarm sensor.

Outside 
Holland Cottage is approached via a solid oak five bar gate and an approximately 1,291 sq. ft. (120 sq. m.) gravelled driveway with parking for up to nine cars. Gravel mats have been laid beneath the gravel and the driveway is surrounded by a picket fence with a pedestrian gate. Two side gates provide access to the rear garden.

Rear Garden 
The rear garden is laid to lawn with an Indian sandstone patio surrounded by a feature curved wall. There are raised flower and shrub beds, and a variety of mature fruit trees including a twisted hazelnut tree. There is a greenhouse, and hardstanding which provides space for a potential external home office/studio (all mains services have been laid on to this area in readiness for a versatile room together with a cloakroom). External lights and waterproof sockets have been fitted. The garden is surrounded by a retaining wall and a traditional native British hedge. There is also a rear pedestrian gate which leads to a footpath. LED soffit lights are fitted above the bi-fold doors and the garage door.

Agent's Note 
The property has an air source heat pump which, for every 1Kw of energy used, produces up to 4Kw of energy. There is also a mechanical ventilation and heat recovery system which recovers 90% of the heat in the house making it very efficient and draft free. A security system has been installed with sensors. There is also an RHI grant (reusable heat incentive) which is £1,200 per year for 7 years. To the side of Holland Cottage, there are 0.25 acres of woodland which could potentially be purchased separately.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Tring (4.9 mi)
  • Leagrave (5.2 mi)
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Michael Graham, Aylesbury

28 Temple Street, Aylesbury, HP20 2RQ

01296 535148 Local call rate

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Michael Graham, Aylesbury

28 Temple Street, Aylesbury, HP20 2RQ

01296 535148 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Tring (4.9 mi)
  • Leagrave (5.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael Graham, Aylesbury

28 Temple Street, Aylesbury, HP20 2RQ

01296 535148 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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