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Bedford Road, Husborne Crawley, Bedfordshire, MK43

Offers over £650,000

Under offer

4 Beds 2 Baths 2 Receptions

REF: WOB180138


  • Grade II listed
  • Mature Private Gardens
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Stunning Views
  • Ample Parking


A STUNNING GRADE II LISTED DETACHED COTTAGE OFFERING AN ABUNDACE OF CHARM AND CHARACTER WITH OPEN VIEWS OVER ADJOINING COUNTRYSIDE Henry VI cottage is a pretty detached residence located close to the village church, it is believed to have its origins in the 15th Century with alterations in the 17th Century. It enjoys numerous character features which include some amazing exposed timbers, leaded light windows, exposed brickwork and an impressive inglenook fireplace. It benefits from a sizeable plot, plenty of parking and is presented to a high standard throughout. A part glazed front door opens to the entrance hall where stairs rise to the first floor. There are exposed beams, a stone floor and a cupboard housing the oil fired central heating boiler. The sitting room is a well-proportioned room being triple aspect with two windows to the rear, one window to the front and one window to the side. It has superb exposed timbers and wood block flooring. The cloakroom is fitted with a white suite of low level WC and wash basin. The dining room has an extremely impressive inglenook open fireplace, exposed timbers and a stone floor, this room is dual aspect with windows to the front and rear. The kitchen/breakfast room is fully fitted with a range of floor and wall mounted cupboards, together with a double bowl ceramic sink. There are granite and timber work surfaces, together with plumbing for a dishwasher and a built in range cooker and hood. A stable style door leads to the rear and there is a window to the front, exposed beams and a stone floor. The first floor landing has a window to the front and exposed brick to a chimney breast, the airing cupboard houses an insulated hot water tank. There are exposed beams and this area could be used as a study. Bedroom one is dual aspect with windows to the front and rear. It has a range of fitted wardrobes and exposed beams. Bedroom two has a window to the rear with open views plus exposed beams. Bedroom three has a window to the side and exposed beams. Bedroom four has a window to the front and exposed beams. The bathroom is fitted with a white suite of bath, WC and wash basin. There is also a shower room which is fitted with a white suite of shower cubicle and wash basin. OUTSIDE The front garden is enclosed with high, mature hedging providing a considerable amount of privacy. This garden is laid mainly to lawn and stocked with a variety of mature trees and there is also well. A gravel drive provides parking and turning space for several cars. At the side of the property is a double car port providing additional parking space for two cars. The rear garden is secluded and is approximately 42' deep. There is a paved terrace and steps lead up to a lawned area which adjoins a field at the rear. LOCATION The village of Husborne Crawley lies on the edge of the Woburn Estate and whilst the village has a Lower School, local shopping facilities are provided in the neighbouring town of Woburn Sands. The M1 motorway is conveniently close and there are stations at Aspley Guise linking to Bedford and at Milton Keynes with fast trains to London Euston taking about forty minutes. PROPERTY INFORMATION Services: Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected. Oil fired central heating boiler serving radiators. Local Authority: Central Bedfordshire Council. Tel: 0300 300 8000 Outgoings: Council Tax Band "G" Tenure: Freehold. EPC Rating: "Exempt" Viewing: Strictly by appointment through the sole agents Jackson-Stops. 1 Market Place, Woburn, MK17 9PZ. Tel - 01525 290 641