Bromham, Bedfordshire, MK43 8LL
£750,000Offers in excess of
- 17th century detached cottage
- Roof rethatched in 2013
- Four bedrooms
- Four reception rooms
- Driveway and double garage
- Plot of approx. 1 acre
- Approx. 3 miles from Harpur Trust schools
- Annexe potential (subject to planning permission)
A 17th century thatched four bedroom detached cottage with approximately 1 acre.
The cottage dates back to the 1640s and has been extended in later years. The roof was refurbished and re-ridged in 2017. There are four bedrooms and four reception rooms, and the total plot extends to approximately 1 acre.
On the ground floor are four reception rooms, kitchen, utility room and cloakroom which is fitted with a white two piece suite. There is an exposed brick wall and an open fireplace with a brick surround in the sitting room, and an exposed brick wall in the study which leads off the sitting room. The sitting room also leads to an inner lobby, the breakfast room and the kitchen. The breakfast room has an opening to the kitchen which is fitted with a range of wood units, granite work surfaces and an integrated dishwasher. The utility room has Shaker style units and space and plumbing for a washing machine. The dining room has an open fireplace with a cast iron surround.
There are four bedrooms and the family bathroom on the first floor. The master bedroom has a walk-in dressing room, bedroom two has an en suite shower room and built-in wardrobes, and bedroom three has a fireplace with a cast iron surround. The family bathroom has a three piece suite that includes a roll top bath.
The gravel driveway has off street parking for four cars and leads to the double garage. The garage has power connected and timber doors. There is an electric gate to the side and annexe potential with a store/gym to the rear and an attached stable. The gardens, which are fully enclosed by fencing and hedges, are mainly laid to lawn to the front and rear and there is a patio, a pond and a brick built well in the rear garden. The two greenhouses have power connected.
Bromham lies approximately 3 miles to the west of Bedford, where rail services to London St. Pancras take 35 minutes. There is access to the A421 to Milton Keynes and the A428 to Northampton. There are bus services from the village to both Bedford and Northampton. The village has a number of notable features such as a water mill and a medieval bridge which spans the River Great Ouse, and local facilities include public house/restaurants, village church, lower school, doctor's surgery and a supermarket superstore.