Nestled in the Bedfordshire countryside, on the outskirts of the sought after village of Northill, is this impressive Grade II listed detached period residence that dates back to the 1800s possibly earlier. Originally forming a pair of Lodge Cottages, the property over the years has been very well extended to now provide over 1300sqft of internal accommodation including three good size bed…
Nestled in the Bedfordshire countryside, on the outskirts of the sought after village of Northill, is this impressive Grade II listed detached period residence that dates back to the 1800s possibly earlier. Originally forming a pair of Lodge Cottages, the property over the years has been very well extended to now provide over 1300sqft of internal accommodation including three good size bedrooms, fitted kitchen, fitted bathroom and additional WC, a formal dining room, a generous living room with wood burning stove and french doors that looks out to the rear over the woodland areas and an extremely impressive garden room that has a vaulted ceiling with exposed timber beams. The plot is over an acre (sts) and includes a generous lawn area that merges with the woodlands to the rear and side, one boundary is defined by the small brook which runs nearby. There is ample driveway parking which leads to a detached garage and workshop, with an external WC and office outbuilding. There is a mixture of character charm with exposed beams and gothic style windows, coupled with modern benefits including central heating and double glazing. The property comes to the market with a complete upper chain.
Double glazed timber door and windows to front, exposed beams, doors to kitchen and:
GARDEN ROOM 5.70m x 4.83m (18'8" x 15'10")
Double glazed windows to front, side and rear, double glazed french doors to rear, air conditioning unit, exposed beams, electric heater, french doors to:
DINING ROOM 3.76m x 2.92m (12'4" x 9'7")
Double glazed window to rear, radiator, archway to:
LIVING ROOM 4.80m x 4.37m (15'9" x 14'4")
Double glazed french doors to rear, radiator, TV point, fireplace housing wood burning stove, door to:
uPVC alternative entrance door to side, storage cupboard, cupboard housing boiler, airing cupboard, door to:
KITCHEN 4.34m x 2.95m (14'3" x 9'8")
Double glazed window to side, door to entrance porch, a fitted range of wall and base units with work surfaces, one and a half bowl sink drainer, electric oven, electric hob with extractor over, fitted microwave, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, space for fridge freezer.
BEDROOM 1 2.97m x 5.38m (9'9" x 17'8")
Double glazed window to side, secondary glazed gothic windows to front and side, radiator, exposed beams.
BEDROOM 2 3.33m x 3.20m (10'11" x 10'6")
Two double glazed windows to front, radiator.
BEDROOM 3 3.33m x 2.95m (10'11" x 9'8")
Double glazed window to side, radiator.
Double glazed window to side, a fitted suite comprising bath with mixer tap and electric shower over, fitted shower glass screen, hand wash basin, close coupled wc, bidet, heated towel rail.
Secondary glazed window to side, decorative hand wash basin, close coupled wc with recessed cistern.
A mature area that wraps around the property comprising a generous lawn area that leads down to woodland and a small brook that signals the boundary line, assorted bedding areas and assorted wild flowers, shaped patio area, shingle stone border areas, timber summer house, additional lawn to front and side, mature hedging and shrubs to front.
DRIVEWAY, GARAGE & OUTBUILDINGS
A long driveway from the road accessed via a five bar gate that leads to hard standing parking area for numerous vehicles, that leads to a detached single garage.
The garage has an electric roller door with remote control to front, power and light, roof storage space and an additional workshop area to the side. There is an external WC joined to this building that has a door and window to rear, with a low level wc.
There is a detached outbuilding that works as an office, with a door and window to the rear, velux window, power and light.
Leaving Biggleswade at the 'Sainsbury' roundabout, go straight over the A1 and follow signs for Old Warden towards Upper Caldecote. At the next roundabout continue straight ahead passing Shuttleworth Aerodrome and taking the first right onto Warden Road. Continue along this road into the village of Ickwell, stay on this road through the green, proceeding into Ickwell Road Northill, take the left turn onto Bedford Road. Continue up and along this road as you leave the village where the property can be found on the left hand side.
Thomas Morris has not tested any apparatus, fittings or services and so cannot verify they are in working order.
The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.
The floorplan within these details is intended as a guide to the layout of the property. It is not to scale and should not be relied upon for dimensions or any other purpose.
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