An excellent opportunity to purchase this beautifully presented & rarely available, extended 3 bedroom Duke of Bedford cottage located in the peaceful, tranquil and leafy Central Bedfordshire village of Ridgmont. The property was built in 1912 and is one of the finest examples of its style and an internal inspection is an absolute must to fully appreciate the internal quality within. The property has all the conveniences expected from modern day living whilst still retaining an abundance of character features.
Set well back from the road, there is a well tended & good size frontage and a generous size rear garden with open views beyond with a gate leading directly to a footpath and onto woods and fields beyond which incorporate the Greensand Ridge Walk. Accessed via a gravel driveway is off road parking for 2 cars.
Since occupation the current owners have added a tasteful and sizeable rear extension to further enhance the ground floor accommodation by creating an impressive kitchen/diner.
The accommodation briefly comprises: Good size dining hall, inner hallway, sitting room to the front aspect, snug, a good quality fitted kitchen/diner, boot room/pantry and cloakroom. On the 1st floor: 3 good size bedrooms and a family bathroom. The property benefits from LPG to radiator central heating, UPVC double glazed doors and windows, and is in excellent decorative order.
Ridgmont is located approximately five minutes drive away from J13, M1 and the ?Rose & Crown? pub, a café/B&B and play park are located within walking distance from the property. Ridgmont has good Ofsted rated school catchment with a lower school within easy walking distance. Independent education can be found at the Harpur Trust schools in Bedford with a train service running from Ridgmont directly to Bedford. Commuter links to London & the North are available from nearby Flitwick in as little as 39 minutes with further and more extensive amenities in the city of Milton Keynes which is approximately 20 minutes drive away.
Call Compass Executive Homes on 01234 270333 to arrange your viewing of this beautiful property.
GROUND FLOOR ACCOMMODATION:
Arched Entrance Porch
Dining Hall: 14ft 11 × 12ft
Sitting Room: 13ft 10 × 12ft 6
Snug: 9ft x 6ft 9
Kitchen/Dining Room: 24ft 3 × 15ft 2
Boot Room/Pantry: 8ft x 5ft 3
FIRST FLOOR ACCOMMODATION:
Bedroom 1: 14ft 10 × 11ft
Bedroom 2: 12ft x 9ft 1
Bedroom 3: 8ft 11 × 7ft 10
Timber gated access to a gravel pathway meandering to the entrance door. The remainder is mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrub borders. Exterior lighting.
Rear: 96ft x 58ft approx (STS)
Mainly laid to lawn with established shrub borders and bordered mainly by hedging. Kitchen garden. A decked area adjacent to the side and rear of the property. A further decked area with pergola over. Timber storage shed. Exterior lighting. To the side of the cottages is a driveway providing access to the two/three parking spaces at the rear of the property.
COUNCIL TAX TELEPHONE BEDS BOROUGH COUNCIL DIRECT LINE 01234 718097 (Option 5)
EDUCATION DEPARTMENT: TELEPHONE BEDFORDSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL DIRECT LINE: 01234 228852.
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Compass Executive Homes for themselves, and for the vendors of the property, whose agents they are, give notice that; (A) These particulars are produced in good faith, but are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract; (B) No person in the employment of Compass Executive Homes has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to the property. AUGUST 2017. These details are presented Subject to Contract and Without Prejudice.
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