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Northwood Lane, Wilstead, Bedford
£625,000, 5 bedrooms, for sale

Key features

  • Entrance hall
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Lounge with inglenook
  • Utility and cloakroom
  • Gym, sauna and swimming pool
  • Dressing room
  • En suite shower room
  • Built-in wardrobes
  • Double garage
  • Plot of approaching 0.25 acres (sts)

Property Description

This is an excellent opportunity to acquire this Potton Timber detached family home situated at the end of a small lane within the village of Wilstead. The property is offered with no onward chain and sits on a plot approaching a quarter of an acre. (sts)

Pennymor Cottage is built with plenty of character throughout the home including many timber beams, some exposed brickwork and fireplaces including an inglenook in the living room.

The sweeping driveway leads to the main entrance and hall with access to the living room and the dining room which has a solid fuel burner and nicely links through to the oak fitted kitchen/breakfast room. The ground floor accommodation also includes a refitted cloakroom, a utility room and a rear lobby with doors to the converted garage and also to the rear garden.

The garage conversion has retained the garage doors to the front aspect but is fully partitioned internally. The room has been designed for use as a gym or games' area and incorporates a sauna and a smart shower room with toilet and wash hand basin. There is scope to adapt the space to suit individual needs whether for an office, entertaining area or as a potential annexe.

The first floor includes a galleried landing and a master bedroom with a refitted en suite shower room and built-in wardrobes. Bedrooms two and three are linked together offering flexibility for a dressing room, study or as a snug if required. Two further bedrooms and a refitted family bathroom complete the first floor accommodation.

Additional benefits to the house include mahogany effect PVCu double glazing, gas fired central heating and wrought iron door furniture.

Externally the property sits well back from the lane with gardens laid mainly to lawn and a sweeping gravelled driveway providing plenty of parking. To the rear of the property the south west facing gardens are fully enclosed with a block paved patio and lawn which include the heated swimming pool. The timber shed is divided for storage and for the gas fired boiler which provides heating for the swimming pool. (30ft by 15ft approximately).

There is ample space for a new double garage to be constructed if required. (STPP)

Wilstead village has a host of amenities including a Primary School, a pharmacy, two Public Houses and a Post Office which also runs as a general store. Wilstead is located on the South side of Bedford where there is easy access to a variety of road links which include the A6 and Southern bypass providing access to destinations such as London, Luton, Cambridge and Milton Keynes.

Bedford is on the doorstep with an array of town centre facilities which include the Harpur Trust private schools, and other independent schools, and a mainline train station with fast and frequent services to the capital.

Energy Efficiency Rating C

Council Tax Band G

Property ref: 219_25_4681519

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Vicki Tomlins