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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Lane, Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire

Withdrawn from Market £1,000,000

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SUPERB DETACHED HOME - 5/6 BEDROOMS - 2 EN-SUITES - STUNNING KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM - GATED DRIVEWAY. Giblin Property are delighted to bring to the market 'Oak End', a stunning home built to the owners' high specification with quality craftmanship. The property is situated at the end of this sought-after lane, adjacent to allotments with superb far-reaching views of the surrounding Chiltern Hills.

Situated at the end of Church Lane in the Bedfordshire village of Eaton Bray is this spacious and bright detached home sitting on a large gated plot with ample driveway parking. Upon entrance is a spacious entrance hall with solid oak staircase and solid oak doors leading to all ground floor rooms.  The 24ft living room enjoys a dual aspect and features two beautiful ornate arched windows and an open fireplace.  The dining room is open to the 21ft kitchen, ideal for family entertaining, and there is a separate utility room.   There are two ground floor bedrooms (one is currently being used as a study) and a large cloakroom/WC as well as a double cloaks cupboard.

The first floor enjoys a superb master bedroom suite with a triple aspect that includes wonderful views towards the surrounding Chiltern Hills.  The en-suite features a jacuzzi style bath with mood lighting as well as a separate double shower cubicle.  There are three further double bedrooms, another with an en-suite, and a family bathroom with roll-top bath, separate shower cubicle and 'his'n'her' basins.

The rear garden is of a good size and is laid mainly to lawn with an elevated decked patio at the rear.  There is a 12ft summer house with bi-fold doors and its own power supply - ideal for outside entertaining.  From the garden is a small pedestrian gate that gives access to the allotment if required and there is also gated access to the driveway at the front.

There is ample driveway parking with entrance via a telephone entry intercom system through the electric wrought-iron sliding gate.  The integral double garage is also remote-controlled with a roller door and personal entrance door into the hall.

Eaton Bray is a Bedfordshire village, a semi-rural area which extends into the sister village of Edlesborough on the Buckinghamshire border. A thriving community with a village High Street offering a village store, butchers serving local produce, hairdressers and beauty room.  The village also boasts of a welcoming village public house, a Chinese takeaway/fish & chips and an award winning Indian restaurant.The local village school, Eaton Bray Academy, is thought very highly of and serves children from the ages of 4 to 11, with a pre-school facility on site.  The children are offered the opportunity to sit the 11+ grammar school exam with successful entrants often going on to grammar schools in the nearby town of Aylesbury, where buses pick them up from Edlesborough Green.  There are further excellent secondary schools in the neighboring towns of Leighton Buzzard, Dunstable, Wing and Tring.The village enjoys a recreation ground near the school where villagers can play tennis on the floodlit courts, play football, take the children to the fenced childrens’ playground, dare to ride the skate park or enjoy a leisurely stroll.  The famous Icknield Way trail is also very nearby, a multi-user route for walkers, horse riders and cyclists.There are a variety of clubs and associations to join for all age groups, these include dance and keep fit classes held in the village hall, EB Lions football club, Eaton Bray Cricket Club, WI, book clubs, wine clubs, etc etc., an annual themed carnival and an annual beer festival (to name but a few).For the commuter there is easy access to the A5 for the M1, A41 for the M25, London Luton International Airport is approximately 12 miles away (about a 30 min drive) and London Euston can be reached from nearby Leighton Buzzard or Tring railway stations (fast train approx. 29mins).For the equestrian purchaser, there are many bridle paths that make for excellent hacking, several livery yards and approximately 4 miles away is Bury Farm Equestrian Village. Nearby attractions to enjoy include Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable Downs Visitor Centre, London Gliding Club and Tring Museum.

Gabled Storm Porch 
Outside lighting, UPVC entrance door with glazed side panels.

Bedroom Two 
16' 2'' x 9' 2'' max (4.92m x 2.79m)
UPVC window to rear, radiator, door to en-suite shower room.

En-Suite to Bedroom Two 
6' 6'' x 6' 6'' (1.98m x 1.98m)
Fitted with a contemporary white suite comprising; Basin with mixer tap inset into a vanity unit with a mirrored splashback, low level WC, shower cubicle with frosted glass door and rainwater head, chrome heated towel rail, fully tiled to floor and walls, extractor fan, UPVC window to rear.

Bedroom Three 
16' 3'' x 12' 3'' (4.95m x 3.73m)
A triple aspect room with UPVC window to front and two Velux windows to either side, radiator, fitted with a built-in double wardrobe with high-gloss doors, oak dado rail.

Bedroom Four 
17' 2'' x 11' 7'' max (5.23m x 3.53m)
An L-shaped room with UPVC window to rear and Velux window to side, radiator, oak dado rail, fitted with a built-in double wardrobe with high-gloss doors.

Family Bathroom 
9' 1'' x 8' 0'' (2.77m x 2.44m)
A contemporary four piece suite comprising; Roll-top bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, 'his'n'her' basins inset into a vanity unit, low level WC in vanity unit with granite worktops over, shower cubicle with frost glass door and pole shower with hand-held attachment, chrome heated towel rail, Travertine tiled walls, tiled floor, UPVC window to front.

Integral Double Garage 
20' 4'' x 18' 4'' (6.19m x 5.58m)
Remote-controlled automated, double insulated and colour coded roller door, wall mounted gas central heating boiler, personal door to hall.

Bedroom Five 
14' 2'' x 13' 0'' (4.31m x 3.96m)
UPVC window to front.

Bedroom Six/Study 
12' 5'' x 7' 3'' (3.78m x 2.21m)
UPVC windows to front and side aspects, solid oak flooring.

First Floor - Landing 
Galleried landing with ornate balustrade, UPVC window to front, built-in storage cupboard, coving to ceiling, radiator, dado rail, access to boarded loft space with lighting, doors to all first floor bedrooms and bathroom.

Master Bedroom Suite 
28' 2'' x 16' 1'' max (8.58m x 4.90m)
A triple aspect room that enjoys far-reaching views of the surrounding countryside with UPVC windows to front and side aspects and Velux windows to both sides, two radiators, coving to ceiling, door to en-suite bathroom.

En-Suite Bathroom 
10' 8'' x 8' 2'' (3.25m x 2.49m)
Fitted with a contemporary white four piece suite comprising; Corner jacuzzi bath with mood lighting and padded headrest, wall-mounted waterproof television (not currently connected), double corner shower cubicle with rainwater head, Villeroy & Bosch square basin with mixer tap standing on an oak vanity unit, WC with chrome in-wall push-button, granite tiled floor and walls, oak door opens to airing cupboard housing Megaflow system, chrome heated towel rail, UPVC window to rear, radiator.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
21' 5'' x 19' 1'' (6.52m x 5.81m)
A bespoke solid oak kitchen with pelmet lighting, fitted with a range of floor and wall mounted units, drawers and glass fronted display cabinets with soft-close doors, pull-out wicker baskets and wine rack with complementary granite worktops extending to splashbacks and breakfast bar, integrated dishwasher, space for American style fridge freezer, space for Range style cooker with overhead extractor, inset stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, raised marble tiled floor, door to utility room, step down to dining room, UPVC windows to rear and side aspects, opening to inner hall.

Utility Room 
10' 9'' x 5' 7'' (3.27m x 1.70m)
Fitted with a range of floor and wall mounted units and drawers with complementary worktops over, inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, spaces and plumbing for washing machine and drier, oak flooring, part-tiled walls.

Inner Hall 
15' 1'' x 4' 11'' (4.59m x 1.50m)
Double doors open to cloaks storage cupboard, doors to cloakroom/WC, bedroom five and study/bedroom six.

8' 0'' x 6' 9'' (2.44m x 2.06m)
Fitted with a contemporary white suite comprising; Low level WC, basin with mixer tap inset into a cherry wood vanity unit, marble tiled floor, chrome heated towel rail, half tiled walls, UPVC window to side.

Entrance Hall 
13' 2'' x 10' 2'' (4.01m x 3.10m)
Inset coir matting on entrance, Karndene flooring, solid oak staircase leads to first floor, door to integral double garage, double doors open to living room, double doors open to dining room, opening to inner hall that gives access to ground floor bedrooms and cloakroom, wall mounted telephone entry intercom system that also controls the automated gates.

Living Room 
24' 0'' x 17' 8'' (7.31m x 5.38m)
A dual aspect room with UPVC French doors and window opening to rear garden and two feature arched ornate windows overlooking the allotments to the side, feature drop-ceiling to centre of room with ornate cornice, central antique pewter open fireplace with a granite hearth, double doors lead to dining room and further double doors lead to hall.

Dining Room 
16' 2'' x 11' 1'' (4.92m x 3.38m)
UPVC French doors to garden, Karndene flooring, ornate cornice and drop ceiling, plastice lattice archway with columns leads through to kitchen/breakfast room.

Outside - Rear Garden 
The rear garden is laid mainly to lawn with flower and shrub borders and various mature trees including fruit trees, an elevated decked patio lies to the bottom of the garden, gated access to side, gated access to allotments, outside tap, outside lighting and power points, enclosed by mature hedging and timber fencing.

Summer House 
12' 8'' x 8' 11'' (3.86m x 2.72m)
Gabled storm porch and decked veranda provides an undercover seating area, double glazed bi-folding doors open to the summer house with double glazed windows to both sides, power supply and lighting.

Front Garden & Gated Driveway 
The front is enclosed by low level retaining wall with inset post box, entrance is via telephone entry intercom system which is mounted on the wall, which controls a remote-controlled sliding wrought-iron gate at a pillared entrance, leading to a buff-stoned driveway providing ample off-road parking. The rest of the front is laid to lawn with hedge borders, block paved footpath to storm porch, outside lighting.

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