Rectory Lane, Houghton Conquest


Asking Price £550,000

3
6
3

Overview

6 Bedroom House for sale in Rectory Lane, Houghton Conquest

An extended and modernised Victorian detached cottage which has a versatile yet practical arrangement of accommodation in excess of 2200 sq ft set over two impressive levels located centrally within the Mid-Bedfordshrie village of Houghton Conquest. The original part of the home is thought to have dated back to 1890's and was the village store and butchers, since that point the internal accommodation has been re-modelled and improved over more recent times.

To the front of the home are wrought iron railings with a block paved area leading up to the integral garage which is accessed via barn style double doors. A footpath leads to the main entrance which is flagged by a slate shingled frontage with feature Japanese Acer tree and other attractive shrubs. To note: the windows within the property have been dressed with plantation blinds throughout. The front porch has a half pitch roof with timber glazed doors and internal sliding doors leading in the the entrance hall. This area of the home has a feature dual sided multi-fuel cast iron stove, bespoke built in double storage area and an opening leading in to the living/dining room. There is also a door leading in to a cloakroom which is fitted with 'Duravit' sanitary ware to include a wall mounted wash hand basin and low level w/c. There is a travertine tile to both the walls and floor.

The living/dining area measures an impressive 32 ft in length and has a large window to the front aspect of the home with pleasant views up to the tree lined avenue adjacent. There are recess ceiling spotlights and a modern wall mounted radiator. To the far end of this room is ample space for a dining table and what is an open-plan arrangement in to the kitchen breakfast room. The kitchen has a number fitted black high-gloss wall and base level units which are covered over with a solid granite worktop, there is space and plumbing for a washing machine as well as a dishwasher. There is a stainless steel wall mounted radiator, recess ceiling spotlights, a breakfast bar with seating, a central island unit with additional storage and complimentary worktops. There is a free-standing range oven which has a 5 ring gas hob and double ovens.

A door off the kitchen leads in to an inner hallway where there is access in to the garage and side of the property via a stable door. The garage is supplied with both power and light and can be used to house additional white goods. There are two separate areas off the inner hallway which are currently being used as a home office but could have a number of flexible uses. Moving up to the first floor accommodation which houses a total of six bedrooms and a family bathroom.

The master bedroom has bespoke fitted double wardrobes with down-lights sitting between the chimney breast recess' and, a traditional cast iron fireplace which sits on a tiled hearth, there is also a tiled surround and a timber mantle. There is a window to the front aspect of the home, ceiling rose cornice and outer coving as a well as a modern cast iron radiator. A door leads in to the smartly fitted en-suite. There is a fitted vanity unit, a 1 1/2 width shower cubicle with mosaic tiling to the walls, his/hers wash hand basins and a two person sauna. There is under-floor heating throughout, travertine tiling to the floors and recess ceiling spotlights. Bedrooms six is currently being used as a Yoga room and could also be used as a child's playroom as well as a bedroom. The family bathroom on this level has a fitted bath with rain shower head over, a vanity unit with top mounted wash hand basin and low level w/c. Both the flooring and walls and fully tiled and there are recess ceiling spotlights.

The oriental themed south facing gardens which are predominantly laid to lawn have been cleverly landscaped to provide an attractive and private space which is ideal for entertaining. Leading...

An extended and modernised Victorian detached cottage which has a versatile yet practical arrangement of accommodation in excess of 2200 sq ft set over two impressive levels located centrally within the Mid-Bedfordshrie village of Houghton Conquest. The original part of the home is thought to have dated back to 1890's and was the village store and butchers, since that point the internal accommodation has been re-modelled and improved over more recent times.

To the front of the home are wrought iron railings with a block paved area leading up to the integral garage which is accessed via barn style double doors. A footpath leads to the main entrance which is flagged by a slate...

Read more

Key Info

  • Detached Victorian Cottage Formerly the Village Store & Butchers
  • Extended & Modernised Throughout with Internal Accommodation of 2200 sq ft
  • Open-Plan Kitchen/Dining/Living Room with Bi-Folding Doors
  • Separate Fully Operational Home Office with Versatile Uses
  • Cloakroom & First Floor Family Bathroom
  • 5/6 Bedrooms, Master Bedroom with En-Suite
  • Oriental Themed South Facing Landscaped Gardens
  • Integral Garage with Parking for a Single Vehicle

Lime Grove, Silsoe

4 Bedroom House

Lime Grove, Silsoe

  • lounges 3
  • beds 4
  • bathrooms 4
  • Mortgage
    Calculator

Ridge View, Houghton Conquest

5 Bedroom House

Ridge View, Houghton Conquest

  • lounges 2
  • beds 5
  • bathrooms 3
  • Mortgage
    Calculator

Saunders Piece, Ampthill

3 Bedroom House

Saunders Piece, Ampthill

  • lounges 3
  • beds 3
  • bathrooms 3
  • Mortgage
    Calculator

Parmiter Way, Ampthill

4 Bedroom Detached House

Parmiter Way, Ampthill

  • lounges 3
  • beds 4
  • bathrooms 3
  • Mortgage
    Calculator

Great Blakelands, Marston Moretaine

6 Bedroom House

Great Blakelands, Marston Moretaine

  • lounges 2
  • beds 6
  • bathrooms 3
  • Mortgage
    Calculator

Ampthill Road, Silsoe

4 Bedroom House

Ampthill Road, Silsoe

  • lounges 2
  • beds 4
  • bathrooms 3
  • Mortgage
    Calculator


How much is your home worth?

Use our short form to request a valuation of your property.

> Request a Valuation

Mortgage Calculator


Yr
Please fill out all of the fields to receive an estimate
Amount Borrowed: £200,000
Term: 25 years
Interest rate: 3.5%
Total Monthly Payment:
£1,001.25
Total amount repayable:
£300,374
Arrange a Viewing Printable Details Request a Phone Call Request Details E-Mail Agent Stamp Duty Calculator Mortgage Calculator