Property SummaryThis handsome 1905 detached character home, sitting on a landscaped plot approaching 0.4 acre is situated in a private road just minutes from the Station, Town centre, private schools & leisure facilities. Very spacious and well appointed throughout the beautifully presented property offers Four bedrooms, master en suite & family bathrooms, a lounge with feature fireplace, dining room, separate family room, large kitchen & breakfast room and a stunning bespoke Orangery.
The exterior boasts raised & well stocked beds, while the superb rear garden is part walled, private, and abundant with specimen trees & planting, an open air swimming pool, organic allotment, brick outhouses and gravelled driveway with double car port entered via secure electric gates.
Letchworth Garden City was designed to combine energetic town life with the beauty of the countryside. The town offers a variety of High Street stores, independent shops, restaurants and public houses together with a wide range of attractions including museums, art galleries, a four screen cinema, swimming pool and leisure facilities, open green spaces, parks and gardens, superb and highly regarded Private & public schools, yet only 29 minutes from Kings Cross & Moorgate, 28 minutes to Cambridge, whilst the A1(M) is a few minutes’ drive, and London Luton Airport 25 minutes away.
Early viewing of this first class property is highly recommended, as interest is expected to be high.
Quarry tile pathway leading to storm porch with outside light.
A grand introduction to this property, complete with half turn oak staircase, corniced ceiling, dado rail and original wood and leaded light front door.
14' x 16' 9" (8.54m x 5.10m) Featuring a large open fireplace with marble hearth & surround, Georgian style windows to front aspect with secondary double glazing, bay window with secondary double glazing & double French doors to rear. Feature alcove and decorative cornicing. Raised flooring. Open plan into;
14' x 16' 11" (4.26m x 5.15m) Open plan aspect from lounge, with Georgian style windows & secondary double glazing to front aspect. Original wooden flooring, decorative cornicing.
19' 9" x 11' (6.03m x 3.35m) Accessed through the lounge, this bespoke room by Marston & Langinger of Fakenham featuring an ornamental indoor planter, under floor heating, Fired Earth terracotta flooring enhanced with decorative Ironwork relief and vaulted ceiling with stain glass relief. French doors to rear garden.
Plumbing for washing machine, space for vented tumble dryer. Part tiled walls, radiator. Side door to garden.
Low level WC, wash hand basin, frosted windows to side & rear.
17' x 13' 7" (5.18m x 4.14m) An interesting room which features a raised platform and glazed window with a rear aspect, perfect for a cosy read! Secondary double glazed window to side aspect, original doors & decorative cornices.
Kitchen & Breakfast Room
20' x 11' (6.09m x 3.35m) Range of wall & base units by Smallbone of Devizes, with Iroko wood work surface and integral 1.5 bowl sink unit, five ring gas hob and range cooker with two ovens & grill. Georgian style secondary double glazed windows to front. Plumbing for dishwasher. Two built in fridges. Tiled flooring, part tiled walls. Radiator.
Storage cupboard, airing cupboard. Ladder style staircase to second floor.
Master Bedroom Suite
26' 7" x 11' 8" (8.10m x 3.56m) Quite stunning room, with dual aspect windows, large seating area, modern en suite and a wide range of Ladies & Gentleman's built in wardrobes.
Master En Suite Bathroom
A good sized family bathroom offering both a bath & separate walk in Aqualisa shower, low level WC & bidet.
17' 3" x 10' 2" (5.27m x 3.10m) Light & airy triple aspect windows, radiator & picture rail.
12' x 10' 7" (3.65m x 3.23m) Secondary double glazed windows to front, range of fitted wardrobes, radiator, TV point.
A good sized bathroom offering both a full size bath and separate walk in shower, low level WC & hand basin, bidet. Heated towel rail, tiled walls, dual aspect windows to front & side.
17' x 8' 8" (5.18m x 2.65m) Fixed ladder access to this lovely bed & dressing room, with exposed timbers, fitted cupboards window to rear and Velux Windows. Radiator, TV point. Large dressing area.
18' 8" x 8' 6" (5.70m x 2.60m) Ample space for hanging rails, chest of drawers and shoe stores. Radiator. Stud wall & door to large boarded loft space with light & power, suitable for further re-modelling subject to planning.
Driveway & Parking
Accessed via large electric gates, leading to a gravelled parking & turning area, and a timber framed car port.
Very attractive Façade to the property, highlighting well stocked raised bedding areas full of flowers and shrubs either side of a quarry tiled pathway to the front door, set under charming wisteria. Side access to rear garden.
A stand out feature of the property, the beautiful landscaped rear garden is partly walled, with well kept lawns, mature and abundant planting of specimen & fruiting trees such as Damson, Victoria plum, pear & apple, acer & bamboo trees. A wide terrace surrounds the rear of the property, and there are two brick built outhouses with pitched roof, with pool pump, heater & filter *(not tested). A shed & greenhouse compliment a pure organic allotment area for "Grow your Own"!.
The property is a Freehold tenure. The gas fired boiler is approx. 8 years old, serviced annually. Satellite TV is supplied by Sky. Council tax band G (tbc). Viewings and offers strictly via sole agents Lane & Bennetts.