Distances are calculated in a straight line and may not reflect actual travel distance.
A five bar gate opns to an extensive carriage drive to the front of this beautiful house.
Built in approximately 1908 and part of the 'Arts & Crafts' movement, this magnificent house has a generously proportioned reception hall with oak parquet floor and attractively fitted cloakroom with a deep cloaks cupboard.
The sitting room is a bright, well lit room and has a beautiful open fireplace with carved timber surround and dual aspect garden views.
The large dining room has an open fireplace with tiled inner surround together with an oak outer surround, parquet floor and looks out over the garden.
The beautifully fitted kitchen breakfast room is graced with an extensive range of storage units enhanced by granite work surfaces and includes an island unit with breakfast bar and built in cupboards. There is a recess suitable for a range style cooker with extractor unit over and a dual bowl deep butler style sink by Villeroy and Boch, integrated dishwasher and integrated fridge and freezer units and large walk-in pantry. This leads into a garden room room with oak floor covering, vaulted ceiling and looks out over the gardens.
The utility room fitted with storage units, a single drainer sink unit, has plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for the tumble dryer, space for a further upright fridge freezer and the central heating boiler. There is a convenient second W.C. There is a convenient second W.C.
An elegant turning staircase with gallery leads to the beautiful master bedroom suite, which includes a dressing area with large built in wardrobe. This stunning dual aspect room has further built in wardrobes and a tastefully fitted en-suite bathroom incorporating a tiled shower enclosure, low flush WC, bidet, pedestal wash hand basin and bath with mixer tap and shower attachment.
Guest bedroom two has a deep built-in wardrobe and is dual aspect. The en-suite shower room has a tiled shower enclosure, low flush WC and a pedestal wash hand basin.
There are three further spacious bedrooms and a well fitted family bathroom.
Externally, the property is set within a superb half acre plot. The double garage has an automatic door. There is a shower room and staircase leading to a first floor office which has a separate telephone connection from the main house.
A gated side access leads to the beautiful rear garden which is divided into two sections, both having extensive areas of lawn and there is a substantial flagstone patio. The garden is extremely private and the far boundary supports many varieties of mature tree and bush. There is also a separate detached gym with oak flooring, light, power, and electric heater. This room could be utilised for a variety of other purposes including an outdoor games or entertaining room.
The village of St. Ippolyts has a useful shop and a primary school. The vibrant market town of Hitchin is approximately 1 mile away and has an excellent range of shops and a mainline railway station with services to London Kings Cross taking approximately 30 minutes. A number of first class educational establishments are within easy reach. There are also excellent walks through beautiful countryside.
Contact branch for relevant Energy Performance Certificate