5 bedroom detached house for sale

Oaklands Rise, Oaklands, Welwyn AL6 0RL

Under Offer £849,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Characterful detached house
  • Reclaimed old stock brick
  • Highly regarded turning
  • Close proximity to local shops & transport links
  • Easy reach of Mardley Heath nature reserve
  • Gas heating to radiators & double glazing throughout
  • Entrance hall & cloakroom
  • 3 reception rooms
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • 4 first floor double bedrooms

Full description

This detached 4/5 bedroom character residence was constructed of reclaimed old stock brick in the mid 1980's and is situated in a well regarded turning within easy reach of the local shops, transport links and Mardley Heath nature reserve. The extremely well proportioned accommodation comprises: central entrance hall, cloakroom, 3 reception rooms, fitted kitchen/breakfast room, 4 double bedrooms ( the master of which has en-suite facilities and a walk in wardrobe) and a family bathroom. Above the attached double garage and accessed via a separate staircase is a further ancillary guest bedroom/office, whilst outside are pretty front and rear gardens and ample driveway parking for several vehicles.

The desirable residential area of Oaklands is situated just north east of Welwyn village & enjoys some wonderful borders onto woodland & access to fine country walks. The neighbourhood has a junior/mixed infant school and a parade of shops that cater for daily needs. These include a sub post office, general convenience store, flower shop, chip shop & butcher.

Just over a mile away is the truly picturesque village of Welwyn which is steeped in history & located on the banks of the river Mimram. Some great pubs & good restaurants can be found here, along with historic cottages, a hidden manor house, ancient ford, the Old Roman Baths & an independent baker.

Welwyn Garden City is approximately 4 miles south & has a number of leisure facilities, large shopping centre, Debenhams & a John Lewis department store.

There are excellent rail links in the nearby villages of Knebworth & Digswell (Welwyn North) which are approximately 5 minutes by car.

Proximity - The following times and distances are approximate as a guide only:
London Kings Cross (32 minutes by rail via Knebworth) - Hertford 6.8 miles - St Albans 12 miles - M25 14 Miles - Luton airport just over 13 miles - Stansted airport (25 miles) - A1M Junction (6) less than a mile away - Heathrow airport (36 miles) - Welwyn Garden City 4 miles.

The Accommodation Is Arranged As Follows: - Storm porch and part glazed front door to:

Entrance Hall - Tiled flooring, radiator, cloaks cupboard and doors to:

Study - 8'1 x 8' (2.46m x 2.44m) - Window to the front, radiator, TV aerial socket and tiled flooring.

Cloakroom - Fitted with a white suite comprising close coupled dual flush WC and wall mounted wash handbasin with chrome taps and tiled splash-back. There is an opaque window to the front, ceramic floor tiles, coving to ceiling, inset ceiling spotlights and radiator.

Living Room - 18'4 x 13'11 (5.59m x 4.24m) - A lovely cosy room with attractive open fireplace, brick surround and cast iron fire basket with canopy style chimney above and brick hearth. Coving to ceiling, TV aerial socket, 2 radiators, patio doors to the rear garden and opening to:

Dining Room - 11'7 x 11'6 (3.53m x 3.51m) - A well proportioned room with window to the rear, coving to ceiling, dado rail and radiator.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 26'4 x 10'10 (8.03m x 3.30m) - Fitted with a range of beech effect wall and base units with granite working surfaces above, breakfast bar seating and ceramic butler sink with chrome swan neck mixer tap. Appliances include stainless steel Rangemaster oven with chimney style extractor fan above, integrated dishwasher and American style fridge freezer. There is a radiator and ceramic tiled floor. Windows overlook the front and rear and there is a door opening to the rear garden and additional door to the double garage.

STAIRCASE FROM ENTRANCE HALL LEADING TO FIRST FLOOR:

Landing - Coving to ceiling, dado rail, airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, 2 wall lights and hatch to part boarded loft with lighting. Doors lead to:

Bedroom 1 - 14'9 x 10'10 (4.50m x 3.30m) - A good size double room with dormer window to the front, radiator, inset ceiling spotlights and a range of fitted beech effect german built wardrobes with hanging rail and shelves. A door opens to a walk in dressing room with hanging rail, shelves and lighting and a further door leads to:

En-Suite Shower Room - Fitted with a white suite comprising bath with glass shower screen and chrome taps and wall mounted shower, concealed cistern WC and wash handbasin with chrome mixer tap inset into white vanity cupboard. There are fully tiled walls, ceramic floor tiles with inset lighting and an opaque window to the rear.

Bedroom 2 - 11'9 x 11'5 (3.58m x 3.48m) - Another characterful double room with dormer window to the rear, inset ceiling spotlights and radiator.

Bedroom 3 - 11'7 x 10'11 (3.53m x 3.33m) - A well proportioned double room with dormer window to the front, inset ceiling spotlights, white fitted wardrobes and radiator.

Bedroom 4 - 11'7 x 10'6 (3.53m x 3.20m) - With dormer window to the front, inset ceiling spotlights, oak trimmed fitted wardrobes and radiator.

Bathroom - Fitted with a white suite comprising bath inset into tiled surround with chrome mixer tap and built in storage space, close coupled dual flush WC and pedestal wash handbasin with chrome mixer tap. There are fully tiled walls, ceramic floor tiles and an opaque window to the rear.

Outside -

Double Garage & Room Above - Approached via a private driveway and with twin up and over doors, light and power, personal door to the rear garden and staircase to office/bedroom 5.

Office/Guest Bedroom - 17'5 x 10'5 (5.31m x 3.18m) - Accessed via a separate staircase from the garage and currently in use as an office this useful space has a sloped ceiling with ample eaves storage cupboards, light and power and Velux window to the rear.

Rear Garden - This lovely sunny south west facing rear garden has been laid to lawn with attractive well stocked raised borders planted with a variety of cottage garden style plants and shrubs. There is a timber decked patio with gazebo above fitted with external lighting, an outside tap and further paved patio immediately to the rear of the house. The garden is bound by timber fencing and an attractive brick wall.

Front Garden & Driveway - Mainly laid to lawn with a variety of mature trees and shrubs. There is a low level brick wall to the front boundary and timber fencing to the sides. Private driveway parking for several vehicles.

Council Tax & Eer - Council Tax Band - G £2,884
Energy Efficiency Rating (EER) - E
Management Company - Oaklands Association - £110 per annum

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06 June 2018

Nearest stations

  • Welwyn North (1.2 mi)
  • Knebworth (1.8 mi)
  • Welwyn Garden City (2.8 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Welwyn North (1.2 mi)
  • Knebworth (1.8 mi)
  • Welwyn Garden City (2.8 mi)
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