SUPERB FAMILY HOME, located in the ever popular historic village of Ashwell, This unique spacious 4 bedroom semi detached property has been tastefully decorated throughout to a high finish. The property benefits from having a local train station with a easy 30 minute commute to London. Comes with planning permission. Read more
SUPERB FAMILY HOME, located in the ever popular historic village of Ashwell, This unique spacious 4 bedroom semi detached property has been tastefully decorated throughout to a high finish. The property benefits from having a local train station with a easy 30 minute commute to London. Comes with planning permission.
What was once the old village post office of Ashwell has now been renovated into a beautifully presented four bedroom semi detached property to reflect modern living situated in the heart of this historic village. Built approximately in the 1850's and facing Ashwell springs it offers a wonderful outlook & benefits from being with easy reach of the local village amenities including the primary school, pharmacy, bistro pubs and local shops. Ashwell also benefits from being within easy reach of the A1M and is supported by its own train station with fast & frequent services to Cambridge and London Kings Cross. There are popular school catchments for both primary and secondary which include the highly regarded Knights Templar school rated 'OUTSTANDING' by Ofsted. Alternatives include a number of local independent options in the neighbouring towns of Letchworth and Hitchin, as well as the highly regarded Harpur Trust Independent schools in Bedford.
ENTRANCE/GROUNDFLOOR The main entry point leads directly into a spacious lounge. From the moment you step through the door it is clear to see just how special and unique this property really is. The lounge has been tastefully decorated throughout and is complemented with multiple wood sash windows allowing the room to be flooded with plenty of natural light. There is an open fire place feature in place which really adds to the character of what truly is a fantastic room. Leading on from lounge are two more reception rooms, on the right hand side is a study area perfect for a works station should you wish to work from home, and situated on the left hand side there is the dinning room offering a great space perfect for hosting evening dinner parties for friends or family, there are a set of double patio doors leading out onto the rear patio again letting in plenty of light perfect for those summer months. All three rooms have a beautiful wood floor flowing throughout to give these reception rooms the perfect finishing touch.
From here you have an entry door leading through into a breakfast room, there's also a door leading down into the cellar perfect for storing wine. Following on through into a beautifully fitted modern kitchen with integrated appliances which comprises of a double oven, electric hob, fridge freezer and washing machine and dish washer, the kitchen units are of a high finish and it come complete with tiled flooring flowing throughout the two rooms, a real highlight to the whole property. To the rear of the property leading on from the kitchen there is a single entrance door leading out to the rear garden, a down stairs cloakroom and another adjacent room perfect for either a fourth bedroom or a gym.
FIRSTFLOOR With the staircase leading up from the dining room the first floor comprises of three well proportioned double bedrooms with integrated wardrobes to bedrooms 1 & 2. From the landing there is an additional storage cupboard and access to the family bathroom which is comprised of both a bath tub and shower cubicle.
SECONDFLOOR With the staircase leading up from bedroom 3 this leads up to the attic room which comes complete with two Velux windows, a storage heater, light and power, which makes this the perfect room for multiple use should it be an arts and crafts room or purely just for added storage.
EXTERNAL Situation to the rear of the property is a beautifully maintained garden with a patio area laid to lawn this private garden is not over looked by neighbouring properties and really does compliment the finishing touches to this truly special property. The garden area has several seating areas perfect for relaxing with a glass of wine after a busy day at work. Boasting the added benefits of a double gated entrance from a side road leading onto a private rear drive and double garage which comes with power and light and offers plenty of extra storage and parking.
ASHWELLVILLAGECOMMUNITY The community of Ashwell is quite special and offers a large range of reasons why this historic village would indeed be the move for you. The village lifestyle offers a wealth of clubs and societies to enjoy, a variety of shops and a highly rated junior school. From the annual village sports day, open day and book weekend to the annual country show there is something for everyone to enjoy. The village is has a general local store, three pubs, a master butcher, bakery, museum, two hairdressers and tea shop, doctors surgery, dentist, chemist and twice weekly mobile post office so the community is well served. Ashwell is a fantastic place to raise a family with so much for the children to take part in, from a messy play toddler group and a junior cricket and football club as well as Brownies, Guides, Scouts and Rainbows. There is a youth club that meets every Saturday too.
For the adults there are varied clubs and societies including a wine appreciation group, horticultural society, ramblers, cricket and tennis, cycling group and a theatre group to name but a few. Ashwell is a fantastic place to live in a vibrant and active community where there is always something going on. It is a unique village so come and see for yourself.