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5 bedroom detached house for sale

77 Upton End Road, Shillington, HITCHIN, SG5

Removed £1,499,999

Property Description

Key features

  • Offered with no upward chain
  • Four acres of paddock land with stables
  • Character features include exposed beams, brickwork, fireplaces and latch doors
  • A spacious, individual home with old English character and charm
  • Potential to convert barns and outbuildings into residential dwellings STPC
  • A stunning rural position, set back from the road and just a short commute to nearby Hitchin

Full description

This stunning Grade II listed former farm house with circa four acres of paddock land and stabling, boasts equestrian facilities coupled with character and charm in abundance.  Substantial outbuildings could suit an industrious family hoping to run a business from home. 




Ground Floor 

Entrance Hall 
Latch doors into lounge and kitchen/diner. Exposed brick feature wall. Ceramic tiled flooring.

Lounge 
26' 5" x 15' 2" (8.05m x 4.62m) Multi-pane windows to front and side aspects. Wall and ceiling beams. Feature open brick fireplace with storage cupboard to chimney breast recess. Two radiators enclosed in decorative covers. Solid wood flooring.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
24' 4" x 14' 1" (7.42m x 4.29m) Country style kitchen fitted with a range of eye and base level units with rolled edge worksurfaces over. Fitted Aga. Inset ceramic one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit with mixer taps over. Space and plumbing for dishwasher. Multi-pane window to front aspect. Feature inglenook fireplace with recess shelving. Wall and ceiling beams. Stairs rising to first floor accommodation. Door into utility room. Door into dining room. Ceramic tiled flooring.

En-Suite 
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising claw foot bath with telephone mixer attachment and shower over, high level WC and wash hand basin with vanity unit under. Victorian style radiator/heated towel rail. Ceiling beams. Shaver point. Extractor fan. Ceramic tiled flooring.

Dressing Room 
Fitted with a variety of built in wardrobes and bedroom storage. Inset mirror with feature wall lights activated via movement sensor. Wood flooring.

First Floor 

Landing 
Split level landing with doors to all rooms. Exposed beams. Multi-pane window to rear aspect.

Bedroom 2 
15' 10" x 11' 0" (4.83m x 3.35m) Multi-pane window to front aspect. Vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. Exposed wall beams. Feature brick fireplace. Large storage cupboard. Radiator enclosed in decorative cover. Wood flooring.

Bedroom 3 
15' 8" x 11' 7" (4.78m x 3.53m) Multi-pane window to side aspect. Vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and skylight. Exposed brick wall. Wood flooring. Radiator.

Bedroom 4/5 
27' 3" x 14' 4" (8.31m x 4.37m) Split level room which can be used as two bedrooms. Brick fireplace and exposed beams partly partition the two sides. Two radiators enclosed in decorative covers. Hatch to loft space. Eaves storage. Stairs to utility room. Wood flooring.

Bathroom 
Fitted with a four piece suite comprising claw foot bath, high level WC, stylish wash hand basin and bidet. Tiled splashbacks. Multi-pane window to front aspect. Victorian style radiator/towel rail. Exposed ceiling beams. Wood flooring.

Outside 

Front Garden 
Paved driveway access via remote controlled Five bar gate provides off road parking for numerous cars. The open store also provides covered off road parking for two cars. Laid to lawn with retaining brick wall. Substantial barns and outbuildings could suit an industrious family running a business from home. Further garden accessed from the barn store laid to lawn with privet hedge screening from Upton End Road. Five bar gate gives access to shared driveway providing pedestrian and vehicular access to stable block and circa four acres of paddock land.

Barn 
23' 2" x 60' 9" (7.06m x 18.52m) Vaulted ceiling. Power and light. Door into workshop with power and light. Door into barn store.

Barn Store 
18' 10" x 15' 8" (5.74m x 4.78m) Double doors open onto front garden.

Outbuilding 1 
16' 8" x 15' 10" (5.08m x 4.83m) Power and light.

Outbuilding 2 
21' 0" x 15' 10" (6.40m x 4.83m) Light.

Outbuilding 3 
8' 6" x 15' 10" (2.59m x 4.83m) Power and light.

Office 
14' 0" x 8' 10" (4.27m x 2.69m) Multi-pane window to front aspect. Large storage cupboards. Door leads to entrance with door into kitchen area. Electric storage heater.

Kitchen Area 
15' 0" x 13' 11" (4.57m x 4.24m) Fitted with base units with worksurfaces over. Inset stainless steel sink and drainer unit. Multi-pane window to front aspect. Space for fridge/freezer. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Built in cupboards. Electric storage heater. Multi-pane window into open store/car port. Ceramic tiled flooring.

Open Store/Car Port 
Storage or covered parking for 2 cars. Water tap. Door into outbuilding 4.

Outbuilding 4 
19' 3" x 15' 6" (5.87m x 4.72m) Window to front aspect. Light.

Open Store 
15' 10" x 14' 11" (4.83m x 4.55m) Further storage with light.

Rear Garden 
Paved patio area. Laid mainly to lawn. Feature brick built well. Gated access to both sides.

Rear Courtyard 
Paved to provide vehicular access with five bar gates giving access to stable block. Wildlife lake and four acres of paddock land.

Stable Block 
Timber construction.

Paddock Land 
Approx. four acres divided into one acre plots via timber fencing. Water tap.

Wildlife Lake 
Surrounded by a variety of trees including Weeping Willows. Timber jetty.

Agents Note: 
The Vendor informs us that the paddock land is approaching four acres, however, we would recommend that any purchaser makes their own enquiries before exchange of contracts.


PRELIMINARY DETAILS, NOT YET APPROVED BY VENDOR AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Dining Room 
19' 2" x 14' 0" (5.84m x 4.27m) Vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and A frame. Multi-pane window to side aspect. Double glazed window to rear. Stable door out to rear garden. Under floor heating.

Utility Room 
Fitted with a range of eye and base level units with rolled edge worksurfaces over. Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Space for fridge/freezer. Inset Butler sink with mixer taps over. Storage cupboards. Multi-pane windows to front and side aspects. Stairs rising to first floor accommodation. Airing cupboard housing hot water tank and storage. Doors to inner lobby and shower room. Exposed wall and ceiling beams. Ceramic tiled flooring.

Shower Room 
Fitted with a shower with soak away drain, low level WC and wash hand basin. Tiled splashbacks. Obscure window to front aspect. Heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Ceramic tiled flooring.

Inner Lobby 
Feature wall beams. Multi-pane window to rear aspect. Door to front garden. Door to bedroom 1. Ceramic tiled flooring. Radiator.

Master Bedroom 
15' 1" x 11' 4" (4.60m x 3.45m) Multi-pane windows to front and rear aspects. Exposed ceiling beams. Victorian style radiator. Wood flooring. Hatch to loft space. Doors to dressing room and en-suite.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 August 2016

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