Kitchen breakfast room with three further reception rooms
Sought after village location, far reaching countryside views
Mature wrap around gardens
A wealth of potential to extend, subject to planning permissions
Please quote reference GM0074
A four double bedroom detached house, situated in the sought after North Hertfordshire village of Preston, available, to the open market, for the first time in 38 years. For all enquiries, please quote reference GM0074.
Set on a mature landscaped plot, with far reaching open countryside views, Windrush has versatile family accommodation of approximately 2400 sq.ft., set over two floors, which comprises three reception rooms, a kitchen/breakfast room, a separate utility room and four double bedrooms, with en-suite to the master bedroom, and family shower room. There is off street parking for several vehicles, ahead of the integral garage, and a wealth of potential to extend, subject to planning permissions.
Ground Floor Accommodation
The dual aspect sitting room has a large bay window to the front and a window to the side aspect. The feature brick fireplace has an inset wood burning stove set on a slate hearth. An adjoining door leads to the dining room, which has a bay window to the rear and a further window to the side, overlooking the gardens, as well as access to the kitchen/breakfast room.
The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of fitted wall and base level units with worktops over, including a breakfast bar and an inset one and a half bowl ceramic sink. Integrated appliances include a fridge, an electric hob, with an extractor unit above, and a double oven. There is space and plumbing for a dishwasher. The breakfast area has a half vaulted ceiling, with skylights, and a sliding glazed door to the rear garden.
The utility room has fitted base units with an inset stainless steel sink, together with space for a washing machine, a tumble dryer and a fridge/freezer. There is a built-in pantry cupboard, and a pedestrian door gives access to the integral garage and WC.
The garden room is of glazed hardwood on brick base construction, with skylights to the half vaulted ceiling, and access to the rear garden, via double doors.
First Floor Accommodation
The triple aspect master bedroom has an en-suite, which comprises a double shower cubicle, a wash basin, a WC and a bidet.
Bedroom three has a window to the rear, together with a variety of built-in storage and a wash basin set into a vanity unit.
Bedrooms two and four both have built-in wardrobes and open views, to the front, over rolling countryside.
The recently re-fitted shower room has a large open shower with a glazed screen, a WC, a wash basin and a heated towel rail.
To the front of the property, a block paved driveway has off street parking for several vehicles, ahead of the integral garage. The gardens, to all four sides, are laid to lawn with a variety of mature flower and shrub beds and borders. There is a paved patio area sheltered by a wisteria covered pergola. To the rear of the gardens, there is a storage shed, a wood store and a vegetable plot. For the past 27 years, Windrush has featured in Preston's annual open gardens event.
A picturesque and highly sought after village, Preston has both Preston Primary School and Princes Helena College, which is a co-educational independent day & boarding school for girls and boys aged 11-18. There is a village green, a cricket club and The Red Lion public house.
An array of further amenities, including a train station, with commuter trains into Kings Cross, taking just 32 minutes, supermarkets, independent shops, cafes and restaurants are just 3 miles away, in Hitchin.