This charming property, dating back to the early 1900s, has retained many ORIGINAL FEATURES and is set in the idyllic PRIVATE Abbotsbrook estate, where residents benefit from the use of meandering streams and peaceful tree lined roads within a short walk of the vibrant village of Bourne End with its excellent array of shops and restaurants. Lovely walks are on the door step.
This charming property, dating back to the early 1900s, has retained many original features and is set in the idyllic private Abbotsbrook estate, where residents benefit from the use of meandering streams and peaceful tree lined roads within a short walk of the vibrant village of Bourne End with its excellent array of shops and restaurants. Lovely walks are on the door step.
Steps lead from the driveway to the attractive covered porch and front door.
The entrance hall opens to the dining room with its fine decorative fireplace with ornate wooden surround, shelving and panelling. From here there is access to an inner hallway with an under stairs cupboard housing the hot water tank.
An attractive part-glazed door opens from the dining room to the large triple aspect sitting room with delightful bay window and French doors. The working fireplace has marble hearth and slips and a wooden mantle over.
The music room has a most attractive double aspect window ensuring excellent levels of natural light.
The large triple aspect kitchen/diner is the hub of the home offering the opportunity for family gatherings in a flexible attractive space, particularly in the summer when the French doors can be opened on to a patio, ideal for al-fresco entertaining.
The kitchen/diner is fitted with a comprehensive range of base units with wooden worktop over and inset Butlers sink. There are matching eye level units, some glass fronted. Appliances include Britannia five ring gas cooker with extractor over and dishwasher. The kitchen door gives access to the rear of the house and garden.
The utility/shower room is fitted with an independent shower cubicle, wash hand basin, a range of base units with work top over, eye level and vanity units. There is plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble drier.
The cloakroom completes the accommodation to this floor.
Stairs lead from the inner hallway to the landing with storage cupboard. There is access to the three double and one single bedroom and the bathroom.
Bedroom 1 has a comprehensive range of built in wardrobes and cupboards together with a wash hand basin. Bedroom 2 has built in cupboards and a wash hand basin. Bedrooms 3 and 4 are good sized rooms offering excellent family accommodation.
The bathroom has a panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, close coupled WC, wash hand basin and access to a large eaves storage cupboard.
The mature garden is a delightful feature of this property as it wraps around the house. Original brick paving leads from the gravel driveway around the side of the house to the kitchen door and lovely decked area to the rear. The lawn is surrounded by well stocked flower beds and the entire plot is enclosed by mature hedging ensuring a good level of privacy.
A sizeable vegetable plot is tucked away to one side of the garden.
To the front of the property a second gate allows easy access across the quiet road to the private streamside garden that is a hidden gem!
There is a single garage and shed for storage.
Directions: Sat Nav SL8 5QS