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£625,000Guide price

4 bedroom detached house for sale


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Detached house
4 bedroom
1 bathroom

Property description

Applegarth is one of the finest examples of a restored period property with superb attention to detail throughout. The property was previously restored to provide a home of character and charm that will appeal to those seeking a fine period property within walking distance of Abington Park. The accommodation includes a spacious hall, cloakroom, lounge, family/dining room, superb kitchen/breakfast room, spacious landing, four good size bedrooms and a stunning bathroom with separate WC. The mature gardens are very well stocked and will appeal to the a keen gardener having an array of specimen plants and there is private off road parking for cars at the front.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Entrance Hall - 13'06 x 12'03 (4.11m x 3.73m) - Approached by an original part glazed front door with leaded window to the side opening to a spacious reception hall containing the stairs rising and turning to the first floor with oak bannisters and balustrades. There is oak flooring and a period corniced ceiling. Door to:-

Cloakroom - 5'11 x 2'10 (1.80m x 0.86m) - Attractive leaded window to the front elevation, suite comprising WC and hand washbasin.

Lounge - 14'06 x 14'04 (4.42m x 4.37m) - With a bay window overlooking the front with leaded fanlights, there is a period fireplace with inset Aga wood burning stove set on a tiled hearth with a timber surround, column style radiators, oak flooring and coving to ceiling.

Family/Dining Room - 15'2 maximum x 12'3 (4.62m maximum x 3.73m) - An attractive dual aspect room with casement double French doors leading to the rear garden with leaded and stained fanlights. There is a central ornate cast iron open fireplace set in an Art Deco timber surround with leaded windows to either side, a period corniced ceiling, column style radiators and oak floorboards.

Kitchen/Dining Room - 24'8 x 20'1 maximum (7.52m x 6.12m maximum) - This fabulous L-shaped area comprises a kitchen and separate dining area with a door and large picture window overlooking the rear garden.

Kitchen Area - Fitted with a range of painted timber base and eye level cabinets with contrasting granite work surfaces incorporating an inset double width butler sink unit with swan neck mixer tap above. There is a fabulous black Aga with twin plates, double oven and further warming oven and a companion four ring gas hob with a double oven below. Appliances include an integrated dishwasher, washing machine and a tumble dryer. There is space and plumbing provided for a freestanding American style fridge/freezer, a leaded window to the front with a further window to the side and open access to:-

Breakfast Area - With engineered oak floorboards with underfloor heating extending throughout the kitchen/dining area, a corniced ceiling and a door leading to the hall.

First Floor -

Landing - The spacious landing has a beautiful stained and leaded window overlooking the front, there are exposed timber floorboards, a picture rail and oak handrail and balustrade. Doors to:-

Bedroom One - 15'0 maximum x 12'6 (4.57m maximum x 3.81m) - An attractive leaded bay window overlooks the front, there is an ornate cast iron open fireplace with tiled inserts, engineered oak floorboards, a radiator and a picture rail.

Bedroom Two - 14'8 x 13'10 maximum (4.47m x 4.22m maximum) - With an attractive box bay window overlooking the rear garden, an ornate cast iron fireplace with open hearth and tiled inserts and built-in cupboards to the side providing hanging and storage space. There are engineered oak floorboards, a picture rail and a radiator.

Bedroom Three - 11'3 x 11'0 (3.43m x 3.35m) - With a window overlooking the rear garden, a picture rail, an ornate cast iron open fireplace with a tiled hearth, engineered oak floorboards and a radiator.

Bedroom Four - 10'0 x 9'2 (3.05m x 2.79m) - A semi vaulted room with a leaded window overlooking the front garden, there are engineered oak floorboards, a picture rail and a radiator.

Bathroom - The stunning bathroom was previously re-styled, comprising a high top copper bath with a deluge shower above and handset and an antique vanity unit with slate top and a modern round basin. There is contemporary tiling to the walls, an attractive leaded and stained window to the rear and a tiled floor with underfloor heating.

Separate Wc - Fitted with a high level cistern WC.

Outside -

Front - The property is set back from road behind a Beech hedge leading to a gravelled drive providing off road parking a vehicle. There is a cottage style front garden including numerous flower and shrub borders.

Rear Garden - The good sized rear garden is a particular feature of the property and adopting a cottage style approach with several specimen flower and shrub borders including a stunning Wisteria and rose trained over a pergola leading to a central patio and small lawn, with mature magnolia and established borders. This area leads on through a honeysuckle and rose covered arch to the wildlife area with two mature apple trees, a natural style pond and hexagonal cedar greenhouse. The patio area immediately to the rear of the property includes an attractive Olive tree, summer house and cedar greenhouse all enjoying a good degree of privacy.

Services - Main drainage, gas, water and electricity are connected. Central heating is through radiators from a gas fired boiler which also provides the domestic hot water. There are TV and telephone connections, continuation of which are subject to the usual supplier regulations. (None of these services has been tested).

How To Get There - From Northampton town centre take the Wellingborough Road in an easterly direction, passing the shopping parade and the traffic lights at Abington Park. Take the Wellingborough Road as it bears to the right and take the first left into Woodland Avenue. Proceed approximately half way up and the property can be found on the right hand side.

Local Amenities - There are a variety of shops on the Wellingborough Road, including a supermarket, banks, fashion and furniture stores, newsagents and greengrocers, as well as a bus service from the Wellingborough Road to Northampton town centre. Local schools include secondary schooling at Northampton School for Boys on the Billing Road and ample Primary schooling is available. Motorway access is via Rushmere Road and then Nene Valley Way to Junction 15.

Council Tax - Northampton Borough Council - Band F
AWA Water Charge

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