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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Grovelands Avenue, Hitchin

Sold STC £525,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Three Bedroom Detached Home
  • Extended Kitchen & Conservatory
  • Potential to Extend Further to Both Sides
  • Wood Burning Stove
  • Garden Office and Converted Garage
  • Large Corner Garden

Full description

FAMILY HOME WITH FURTHER POTENTIAL. Extended three bedroom detached home with ample scope for further development on both sides. The property has been extended to the rear to provide a kitchen and a spacious high roof conservatory. There is a large timber work shop to the side presently used as a wood working area and which has double doors out onto the garden. The garage has also been converted to a large office space whilst still retaining a bike storage area to the front of the garage. In the garden there is a spacious garden office with power and light connected.

The accommodation in brief includes, entrance hall, living room, dining room, kitchen, conservatory, work shop, side lobby, office, bike store, garden office, three bedrooms, bathroom and separate W.C. To the front there is off road parking and there are gardens to the rear and a lot of space to the right hand side of the house as well.

Grovelands Avenue takes its name from Woolgrove Road with which it was originally connected via Highover Way when it was built. It is part of the Rosehill estate which was completed in 1963 by Pearce and Baker Limited, having been commenced in 1959 by Garth Developments, one of the Traherne Group of companies. The land had previously been occupied by R. Harkness and company, the prizewinning rose breeders and growers who had come to Hitchin in the 1890s.

The nearest school is Highover Junior Mixed and Infant School which has been rated GOOD by OFSTED and is a very popular and in fact over subscribed school but living in this location you would be in the admission area. There are five comprehensive secondary schools within 1.2 miles of the property the nearest being Highfield school in Letchworth which has a GOOD rating as do all the others which are good or outstanding.

There are a range of shops within walking distance of the property with a parade on Cambridge Road and a convenience store on Woolgrove Road as well. The station is within fifteen minutes walk.

Entrance Porch - Door and Window to front, door to entrance hall.

Entrance Hall - Stairs rising first floor, wooden laminate flooring and doors to living room and kitchen.

Living Room - 4.27m x 3.61m (14'0" x 11'10") - Double glazed window to front, folding door to the dining room, wood burning stove between rooms.

Dining Room - 1.98m x 5.84m (6'6" x 19'2") - Large open plan room with double doors to the new conservatory, wood burning stove, door to side hallway and open plan to kitchen.

Kitchen - 2.16m x 3.10m (7'1" x 10'2") - Double glazed windows to rear and side aspect, fitted kitchen with a range of matching base and eye level units providing roll top work surfaces with tiled splash back areas, Built in one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer taps over. Integrated gas hob and electric oven.

Conservatory - 3.96m x 4.88m max (13 x 16 max ) - Three windows to side and rear aspect, sliding doors to garden.

Inner Hallway - Door to kitchen, office and rear garden , door to the front as well.

Small Garage Storage - 2.39m x 1.07m (7'10 x 3'6) - The garage has been divided into two with the front area used as bike storage and an up over door to front aspect.

Office - 4.88m x 2.44m (16'0" x 8'0") - Window to rear. Built in desk space.

Timber Workshop - Window to side, double door to garden, door to conservatory.

First Floor Landing. - Double glazed window to side aspect doors to. bedrooms and bathrooms. Access to loft space where the gas boiler was also fitted in the last two years.

Bedroom 1 - 4.27m x 3.00m (14'0" x 9'10") - Window to front, fitted bedroom suite with a range of wardrobes with hanging rails, shelving, cupboards and drawers.

Bedroom 2 - 3.35m x 3.00m (11'0" x 9'10") - Double glazed window to rear.

Bedroom 3 - 2.74m x 2.69m (9'0" x 8'10") - Double glazed window to front aspect.

Bathroom - 2.69m x 1.60m (8'10 x 5'3) - Double glazed window to side, airing cupboard, panel enclosed bath with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin.

Separate Wc - Window to side, low level W.C.

Outside To Front - Garden laid to lawn with driveway providing off road parking.

Rear Garden - Large corner plot with decked area, pergola and timber shed. Two mature apple trees and garden laid to lawn. Paved patio area and timber garden office as well.

Garden Office - 3.48m x 2.82m (11'5 x 9'3) - A large garden office with power and light. Windows to front and side aspects.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
02 September 2016


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