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Our clients have enjoyed living in this house for the past 32 years and now plan to move down to Cornwall.
The property has an entrance door leading to a lobby which in turn leads to the hall from which there are stairs to the first floor and doors with Suffolk latches to the family room. This lovely room has a cast iron fireplace with flagstone hearth and picture rails.
The dining room has dado rails and leads through to the living room which is a very attractive dual aspect room with casement doors that open out to the patio area, there is also a log burner (not current regulations compliant) with tiled surround.
There is a cloak/shower room which is fitted with a tiled shower enclosure, wash basin and low flush WC.
The kitchen is fitted with a range of wall mounted and floor standing storage units in an attractive light oak finish with Corian style worktops incorporating a single drainer stainless steel sink unit. There is plumbing for a dishwasher, space for a refridgerator and recess for a cooker with extractor unit concealed above. For a larger kitchen you could consider removing either the wall between dining room or family room.
A door with Suffolk latch leads through from the dining room through to a walk through pantry with some fitted shelving and window and another doorway through to utility room. This has space for an automatic washing machine, circular bowl sink unit, and adjoining laundry room.
The first floor galleried landing has a useful built in cupboard with shelved interior. Doors with Suffolk latches lead to bedroom one which is a dual aspect room with a particularly attractive outlook to the front over adjacent paddocks. (note: with plumbing directly below in the laundry room creating an en suite is possible)
There are a further three double bedrooms and a family bathroom which is fitted with a panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, bidet, low flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin and an airing cupboard with a pre lagged hot water cylinder and slatted shelving.
Externally, the property sits within an exceptional plot measuring approximately 0.25 of an acre. It is principally laid to lawn and enhanced by mature shrubs, honeysuckles and climbing roses. There's a brick built shed with light and power, a metal garage and driveway parking for several vehicles.
There is a further parking space where our clients keep a caravan which is accessed by a five bar gate that leads from an access road down the right hand side of the plot.
The property has a gas fired central heating system to radiators, a private bore hole water supply and a private sewage system which is shared by all four cottages. (maintenance liability in 2017 £169.50).
The nearby village is renowned for the friendliness of its community. The store/post office is a very useful amenity as is the doctors surgery and junior/mixed infants school. The nearby towns of Hitchin and Harpenden provide a more comprehensive range of shopping and recreational facilities together with fast rail services to London.
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