PROPERTY SUMMARY Harvey Robinson estate agents in Biggleswade are delighted to offer for sale with no onward chain this charming three double bedroom detached family home in this rarely available idyllic location overlooking Ickwell Green. Providing charm throughout with exposed wooden beams and open fireplaces the property in brief consists of a Lounge and a separate Dining Room, a Kitchen/Breakfast Room and a Bathroom to the Ground Floor. The Three Bedrooms and Shower Room can be found occupying the First Floor. Outside, the property has Gardens to the front and rear with ample off road Parking, as well as a separate Annex/Office complete with heating and plumbing, located in the rear Garden - perfect for offering working from home space. Viewings are essential to appreciate this stunning location with viewings arranged by contacting our Biggleswade estate agent offices.
ACCOMMODATION Overlooking Ickwell Green with envious views, you are first met with the picket fence enclosed carriage-driveway sweeping round and leading up to the front door of the cottage. Stepping inside, you are in the Dining Room with beautiful exposed beams and open fireplace with inset cast iron fuel burner, with an opening to the Lounge, of equal size, with it's own open fireplace and inset cast iron burner with the addition of an external door allowing you to step outside into the Courtyard area. There is a staircase leading up to one of the bedrooms upstairs. Off the Inner Hallway, there is a second staircase, and doors leading to a three-piece refitted Bathroom, and a modern spacious refitted Kitchen/Breakfast Room packed with integrated Neff design appliances to include a fridge, double oven and grill, microwave and Miele dishwasher with space for a breakfast table. Upstairs, off the staircase from the Inner Hallway you will find the remaining two Bedrooms and a Shower Room.
Outside, sitting on a good size plot the property has mature gardens to the front and rear with the majority of the front being taken up by the crescent-shaped driveway providing ample off road parking, with the rear garden being primarily laid to lawn with a paved patio and raised decking area for seating. A block-paved path leads to the bottom of the garden where the separate Annex/Office building is located providing perfect space for either a family member to stay or offer that much-needed working-from-home space. It has a kitchenette, plumbing for a washing machine, under floor heating as well as a cast-iron fuel burner, internet and telephone socket.
Planning permission was granted in 2017 for an Orangery to be built to the rear of the main residence. Details are available upon request.
LOCATION Located on Ickwell Green and in a conservation area this listed property is ideally situated providing a rural lifestyle with beautiful countryside walks on your doorstep. The well-known mature and preserved Ickwell Green hosts only one of three permanent Maypoles in the country, where traditional festivities are held on May Day. The famed Shuttleworth Collection and Museum of vintage aircraft is close by together with the Swiss Gardens, all part of Shuttleworth House and parkland. Ickwell offers pre-schooling and a lower school with secondary schooling at Biggleswade and Sandy close by.
Biggleswade town centre is located approximately 3 miles away with various shops, bars and restaurants with further brand shopping located at the Retail Park to include Marks and Spencer, on the outskirts of the town.
The A1 nearby provides access North and South and the mainline train stations at Biggleswade and Sandy provide access into London Kings Cross within 40 minutes making it ideal for the commuter.
Offered in immaculate presentation and condition throughout, this home should not be missed with viewings arranged by contacting our Biggleswade estate agent offices.
FAQ'S Tenure: Freehold, Listed
Council Tax Band: E
Postcode for SatNav: SG18 9EF
Conservation Area: Yes
Rear Garden Aspect: North/West
Planning Permission granted for Orangery in 2017
No Onward Chain
GENERAL Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate, and photographs provided for guidance only.
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