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PROPERTY FEATURES

  • FINE CONTEMPORARY HOUSE
  • DETACHED PURPOSE BUILT ANNEXE
  • 4 ACRE PADDOCK
  • SET IN A SECLUDED LOCATION
  • ELECTRIC GATED DRIVEWAY
  • SUPERB VIEWS OVER OPEN COUNTRYSIDE
  • IMMACULATE AND STYLISH INTERIOR
  • ONE TO SEE INSIDE

THE PROPERTY

EASTWOOD IS A FINE CONTEMPORARY HOUSE WITH A DETACHED PURPOSE BUILT ANNEXE AND 4 ACRE PADDOCK SET IN A SECLUDED LOCATION WITH SUPERB VIEWS OVER OPEN COUNTRYSIDE. Eastwood, the house and Westwood, the annexe along with their adjoining 4 acre paddock and gardens represent a rare opportunity to acquire and enjoy an ideal family home all set in the most sought after village of Aspley Guise. The property is approached via a private electric gated driveway and is set in tucked away and very well tended grounds. Internally the house has been remodelled and improved throughout with the emphasis on light and a clean lined modern interior. Features include solid oak flooring, Hive controlled heating, recessed spotlighting, stylish matt white kitchen and contemporary white sanitaryware including fittings by Vola and Hans Grohe. To complement the main house there is a fully independent one bedroom annexe, ideal for an extended family, games/ gym/entertainment suite or the much in demand post lockdown home office complex. The gardens are immaculate and well tended and take full advantage of their southerly aspect with an extensive sun terrace for outdoor dining with some particularly fine views over open countryside for several miles, including the spires of Ridgmont and Woburn churches in the distance. A four acre paddock adjoins the garden and is an ideal area for the family to enjoy sports, country hobbies, keeping of horse and ponies or as a wilding bee meadow. A viewing is highly recommended to appreciate this unique combination of property and land within this tucked away yet convenient commuter location. THE ACCOMMODATION Entering the house into a welcoming double height hallway, an ornate turned staircase rises to the first floor. A useful cupboard provides storage space and the flooring is finished with matt grey porcelain tiles. The principal living rooms radiate off the hall with a particularly good size sitting and dining room, both having double doors to the sun terrace. The rooms are part divided by a modern glass fronted living flame gas fire. There are French doors dividing the kitchen from the main living area. A triple aspect kitchen forms the heart of the house and has ample space for a family sized table and chairs. There is an extensive range of white matt units with granite work surfaces and a Franke sink unit. Attention to detail includes illuminated drawers and cupboards and integrated appliances include two Neff ovens, gas hob with Elica extractor, Neff dishwasher and full height individual Leibherr fridge and freezer. A solid wood topped island unit provides extra storage and an ideal preparation area and double doors open onto the terrace. Lying to the right side of the hall a cloakroom has a white suite with fittings by Vola and stylish metro tiling and inset mirror. Good size utility areas have further cupboards, a second sink unit, space for washing machine and tumble drier with an additional entrance door to the front. FIRST FLOOR A gallery landing leads to the bedroom accommodation. The main suite comprises of a good size dual aspect room which has a range of low level cupboards, oak flooring, a cupboard with Megaflow water cylinder. An addition to this room is a dressing area which is fitted with a range of hanging rails, shelving and drawers along with a walk in shower ensuite with metro tiling, wc and a double width wash basin and tall storage cupboard. Echoing the main suite, the second bedroom is a good size double room with fitted wardrobes and an ensuite which comprises of a panelled bath with built in shower over, vanity wash basin and drawers and wc. The third bedroom also has its own ensuite with walk in shower, wash basin and wc. The dressing area off the main bedroom can be remodelled to create a fourth bedroom if required. WESTWOOD THE ANNEXE The annexe is a very versatile and useful addition to the property with its own entrance door and hallway. There is a good size combined living room and kitchen which has double doors and windows to the front aspect. The kitchen area comprises of a good range of base, wall and full length cupboards in white with sink unit and tiling. Built in appliances include electric oven, hob and fridge. A cupboard houses a Vaillant gas fired boiler. The bedroom is a double room and has a window to the front, along with a shower room fitted with a white suite of wash basin, wc and shower room. GARDENS AND GROUNDS Electronic gates and side fencing offer privacy to the approach and once within the frontage there is a large block paved driveway for 10 or more vehicles including a purpose built arched steel framed car port. Access to the rear garden is from both sides of Eastwood with a bin store to one side. The rear garden is very well tended and landscaped with attractive planted borders and mature trees giving seclusion, all set amongst good size lawns. There are two large terraces, one full width across the rear of the house and a second set to one corner bordered by hedging. The boundaries are fully enclosed and there are external taps and lights around the house and a timber shed and covered store provide space for garden equipment, ride on lawn mower etc. A pair of double gates lead to the four acre paddock which is fenced and has delightful views over open countryside. Agents Note: there is a public footpath which runs along the perimeter of the Paddock. A plan is available from Jackson-Stops or on the Central Beds website. LOCATION The village of Aspley Guise is a favoured residential location on the edge of the Woburn Estate. The village has good local facilities including church, public houses, hotel, primary school and is close to the prestigious Woburn Golf and Country Club. More extensive shopping and leisure facilities are available in Milton Keynes. The M1 motorway is conveniently close and there are stations at Aspley Guise linking to Bedford (where there are the well-known Harpur Trust Schools) and at Milton Keynes providing fast train services to London Euston. The Thameslink service is available from Flitwick and Harlington to London St Pancras International and onto the City. European air travel is available from Luton airport with Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted all within easy travelling distance. PROPERTY INFORMATION Services: Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas Local Authority: Central Bedfordshire Council. Tel: 0300 300 8000 Outgoings: Council Tax Band "F" Tenure: Freehold. EPC Rating: "C" Viewing: Strictly by appointment through the sole agents Jackson-Stops. 1 Market Place, Woburn, MK17 9PZ. Tel - 01525 290 641