Old Rectory Cottage The High Road, Bedford

MK43 7HN

£380,000


Description


Doorstep Agents are delighted to bring to the market this charming stone built period cottage which has three bedrooms and is situated on a quiet corner in a picturesque location close to the local village church, school and bus stop. The property has been sympathetically refurbished and maintains many of its original features including timber ceiling beams and brick inglenook fireplace to the sitting room, yet has been decorated to an exceptionally high standard with a nod to modern contemporary living and including a fabulous dual aspect country kitchen boasting attractive Shaker style units, beautiful exposed timber beams and attractive stone flooring.

Briefly the ground floor accommodation comprises entrance hallway leading to kitchen, bright and attractive dual aspect sitting room/lounge with exposed brick inglenook fireplace with original timber lintel, brick hearth and incorporating wood burning stove. This room has been tastefully decorated in keeping with the property’s history and boasts attractive wooden flooring and a built-in window seat under a large picture window with leaded lights overlooking the rear garden. The wonderful kitchen is also dual aspect and has the most fabulous and well appointed country style fitted units in a Shaker style, tastefully hand painted with contrasting timber work surfaces and shelving. There is an integrated oven, hob and extractor hood with complementary ceramic wall tiling and a built-in Belfast style sink, plenty of room for a dining table and chairs and beautiful stone flooring.

To the first floor are three bedrooms and a lovely boutique style bathroom boasting bath with over bath shower, shower screen, designer style fittings and attractive mosaic wall tiling. The property is warmed by oil fired central heating and has the benefit of an attractive and private paved courtyard garden and a separate garage.

This lovely cottage has been sympathetically decorated to reflect modern living in a period setting and would provide for a cosy and comfortable home which retains plenty of period charm and character. Viewing is highly recommended without delay in order to fully appreciate the full extent of the space and high standard of accommodation on offer.

Ground Floor

Hallway
Accessed from entrance door to rear of property.

Sitting Room/Lounge – 5.02m (16’6”) x 3.51m (11’6”)
Dual aspect, exposed timber ceiling beams, exposed brick inglenook fireplace with timber lintel, brick hearth and wood burning stove, radiator, power points, TV point, wooden flooring, window to front elevation, built-in window seat with storage cupboards under picture window with leaded lights overlooking rear garden, staircase to first floor.

Dining Kitchen – 5.02m (16’6”) x 2.73m (8’11”)
Dual aspect, exposed timber ceiling beams, extensive range of hand painted Shaker style kitchen units with contrasting timber work surfaces and inset Belfast style sink, built-in oven, hob and extractor hood, complementary ceramic wall tiling, inset ceiling down lighting, multiple power points, space for dining table and chairs, stone flooring, window to front elevation, window overlooking rear elevation, door to rear garden.

First Floor Bedroom 1 – 4.99m (16’4”) x 2.64m (8’8”)
Dual aspect, built-in wardrobes, carpeted, radiator, power points, window to front elevation, window overlooking rear elevation.

Bedroom 2 – 3.03m (9’11”) x 2.63m (8’8”)
Carpeted, radiator, power points, window overlooking front elevation.

Bedroom 3 – 3.03m (9’11”) x 2.32m (7’7”)
Carpeted, radiator, power points, window overlooking rear elevation.

Bathroom – 2.60m (8’6”) x 1.75m (5’9”)
Low level W.C, wash hand basin, panelled bath with over bath shower and shower screen, tiled to bath area, extractor fan, window to rear elevation.

Outside
Timber access gate into rear garden, private and enclosed rear courtyard garden with paved patio/seating areas, some shrub planting, stone walls to the boundaries including established climbers and hedging. Separate garage.

Location

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