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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Stockgrove, Buckinghamshire

Guide Price £895,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A beautifully presented four bedroom detached modern home.
  • Set in about half an acre of mature gardens with specimen trees.
  • Located within the magnificent grounds of the Stockgrove Park Estate.
  • Approached through a pair of gate lodges and a long drive.
  • Impressive open plan sitting / dining room, large study, conservatory.
  • Comprehensively fitted kitchen adjacent to the dining area.
  • Master bedroom suite, three further bedrooms, a family bathroom and ground floor shower room.
  • Double garage and additional car port.
  • Close by are over 400 acres of the Stockgrove / Rushmere Country Park to explore.
  • The property was extended and comprehensively re-furbished in 2012 with particular emphasis on low cost energy efficiency including an air source heat pump serving underfloor heating.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

extended and refurbished by current owners
stunning, highly regarded location
ensuite to the master bedroom
open plan ground floor accommodation
beautiful gardens
viewing recommended

Description
A beautifully presented four bedroom detached modern home set in about half an acre of mature gardens and located within the magnificent grounds of the Stockgrove Park Estate.

There is an impressive open plan sitting / dining room, large study, conservatory and comprehensively fitted kitchen adjacent to the dining area. There is a master bedroom suite,
three further bedrooms, a family bathroom and ground floor shower room.

Outside the property is approached through a pair of gate lodges and a long drive. There is a double garage and additional car port. The wonderfully mature gardens include a number of magnificent specimen trees. Close by are over 400 acres of the Stockgrove / Rushmere Country Park to explore.

The property was extended and comprehensively re-furbished in 2012 including a new slate roof, fitted kitchen, three new bathrooms, re-wiring, re-plumbing and, to make the house energy efficient, high quality Admiral aluminium double glazing, lined / insulated outside walls, an air source heat
pump serving underfloor heating, a heat recovery system and photovoltaic solar panels with a feed-in tariff.

Ideally located for grammar education and the 41 minute (average) rail service to London Euston via nearby Leighton Buzzard.

History The Stockgrove Park estate was built up by the industrialist Sir Ferdinand Michael Kroyer-Kielberg (1929-1938) under the direction of the architect William Curtis-Green. Stockgrove Park House itself was built in the free Georgian style and is Grade II listed and its formal gardensSpecial Historic Interest in England and are listed as Grade II. In 1996 the house was divided into six individual homes and other dwellings on
the estate sold off including Chestnut Cottage. Chestnut Cottage was formerly the headmaster’s house when Stockgrove was used as a
school.

Accommodation.

Storm Porch. A beautiful oak framed and slate porch. Front door to:

Reception Hall. Window overlooking garden. Marble tiled floor. Oak staircase with glass balustrade leading to first-floor. Small under stairs
storage cupboard.

Shower Room. White suite including shower enclosure, washbasin with cupboards under and WC with concealed cistern. Window. Ceramic tiled floor. Part tiled walls.

Sitting / Dining Room. An impressive open plan living space with central fireplace and cast-iron wood-burning stove. Engineered oak flooring
throughout. Bi-fold glazed doors and additional window overlooking gardens. A triple glazed lantern in the sitting area provides extra light.
Dining area adjacent to:

Kitchen/Breakfast Room. Beautifully and comprehensively fitted with a range of cupboard and drawer units and extensive oak work surfaces
including the island breakfast bar. Inset sink unit. Built-in double oven, induction hob, cooker hood and microwave oven. Integrated dishwasher.
Porcelain tiled flooring throughout. Built-in double storage cupboard which also houses the hot water cylinder. Down lighters throughout. Door to:

Utility Room. High vaulted ceiling and Velux skylight. Split stable door with storm porch to front. Porcelain tiled floor. Range of fitted cupboards matching those in the kitchen with laminate work surfaces. Stainless steel sink unit. Plumbing for washing machine and space for further appliances.

Study. Laminate wood effect flooring. Window overlooking gardens. Extensive power sockets on a separate fuse.

Conservatory. An Everest conservatory on a brick base with UPVC double glazed windows and roof including a pair of doors opening to the patio and garden. Oak flooring.

First Floor Landing. Glass balustrade. Window overlooking the gardens.

Master Bedroom. Window overlooking the gardens. Range of fitted wardrobes. Oak flooring. Eaves storage cupboard. Pocket sliding door to:

Ensuite Shower Room. This has been exquisitely fitted with a white suite including large shower enclosure, washbasin, WC and bidet. Built-in mirrored storage cupboard. Range of fitted
wardrobes. Ceramic tiled flooring. Chrome heated towel rail. Window and down lighters.

Bedroom Two. A double room with built-in storage
cupboard. Window overlooking gardens.

Bedroom Three. A double room with two windows
overlooking the gardens and countryside beyond.

Bedroom Four. Window overlooking the gardens and countryside beyond. Oak topped stair bulkhead.

Family bathroom. Beautifully fitted with white suite
including: panelled bath with over-bath shower, wash basinand WC. Range of fitted storage cupboards. Ceramic tiled floor. Part tiled walls. Power point for towel rail.

The Gardens.
These wonderful mature gardens surround the house and are approached through a pair of hand gates with path leading to the porch though a substantial lawn with magnificent specimen Sweet
Chestnut and Oak tree. Beyond a division of trellis lies a further area of lawn with a pond and adjacent patio, a raised patio adjacent to the
sitting room and a magnificent Deodar Cedar tree. Beds and borders contain a variety of ornamental trees, shrubs and perennials including a Magnolia. The gardens continue into a more natural wooded
garden with another pond and shrubs including Holly. Patio surrounding the conservatory with raised beds planted with a variety of shrubs and perennials. Behind the garage is a large concrete yard area. Also owned by the property and located to the right of the garage is a small spinney including a specimen Sequoia tree.

Garaging, parking and outbuildings.
Double Garage 18’7 x 18’9. Located to the front of the property and of brick construction with a tiled roof. Parking spaces in front. Electrically operated up and over door. Personal door to garden.
Car Port 18’8 x 9’1 with gravel drive providing additional parking.

The various outbuildings are dotted round the garden and mostly benefit from power:
Cedar Log Cabin – 11’10 x 8’7 insulated. Two windows. Pair of glazed doors.
Greenhouse 7’7 x 6’1
Greenhouse – 8’3 x 5’9 octagonal.
Shed 11’7 x 8’ of timber construction.
Summerhouse 8’2 x 5’9 octagonal.

The whole 0.52 acres including the spinney.

General: Freehold. Mains electricity. Privately metered mains water. Shared sewage treatment plant. Telephone connected. EPC Rating: C.
Council Tax Band: F with improvement indicator - Aylesbury Vale District Council. Stockgrove Management Company Ltd: Responsible for water,
sewage treatment plant and maintenance of the common grounds and drive. Chestnut Cottage has a 1/10th share and pays £78.01 per month
including water. (1 February 2018 – 21 January 2019). Photovoltaic solar panels with a Feed in Tariff – payments received quarterly. Air source
heat pump serving underfloor heating on ground and first floors except two bedrooms (radiators) and conservatory (electric radiators). Air heat
recovery system. Oak internal doors. Wiring for CCTV. Boarded loft. Admiral aluminium double glazing. Triple glazed lantern in sitting room.
Re-wired and re-plumbed during refurbishment. Outside walls lined / insulated. A number of the trees on site have Tree Preservation Orders.


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17 July 2019

Nearest stations

  • Leighton Buzzard (2.9 mi)
  • Bow Brickhill (3.4 mi)
  • Fenny Stratford (3.6 mi)
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Market House, 25 Market Square, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 1EU

01525 625030 Local call rate

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The Wilkinson Partnership, Leighton Buzzard

Market House, 25 Market Square, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 1EU

01525 625030 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Leighton Buzzard (2.9 mi)
  • Bow Brickhill (3.4 mi)
  • Fenny Stratford (3.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

The Wilkinson Partnership, Leighton Buzzard

Market House, 25 Market Square, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 1EU

01525 625030 Local call rate

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