Chase Park Road, Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, NN7 1HF
- Modern detached house
- Five bedrooms; two en suite
- Three reception rooms
- Kitchen/breakfast/family room
- Pool room
- Triple garage and parking
- 1.29 acres of mature gardens
- Backing onto woodland
A modern five bedroom detached house with an indoor swimming pool, a triple garage, gated driveway parking and 1.29 acres of mature enclosed gardens backing onto woodland.
The property is one of four individual self-build properties which were built about 30 years ago. The house was designed for the former UK distributor of Ducati who modelled it on an Italian villa. The high specification includes block and beam floors, Porcelanosa floor tiling, a bespoke walnut staircase and a bespoke kitchen with Neff and Miele appliances. The property has plenty of natural light with numerous windows and glazed doors and there is a good flow through the rooms for modern family life and entertaining with double doors accessing several of the rooms and both the principal reception rooms and the open plan kitchen/breakfast/family room having connecting doors to the garden.
About the House cont'd
The property has over 5,150 sq. ft. of versatile accommodation set over two floors and there is scope to extend at the rear of the pool room and into the loft to create additional bedrooms if required. The property is in a peaceful rural setting, backing onto woodland and yet is only one mile from amenities in Yardley Hastings, five miles from Olney and is within 30 minutes drive of Northampton, Bedford or Milton Keynes which has which has one of the largest covered shopping centres in Europe, a theatre, cinemas and extensive other leisure activities.
Double entrance doors open to a porch with double doors to a reception hall which has feature pillars, arched windows overlooking the drive and front garden, and a bespoke walnut staircase to the galleried first floor landing. A door leads to a boot room which has built-in storage for coats and shoes, and a cloakroom with a WC and a feature Venetian glass washbasin. A door leads to a vestibule which has a connecting door to the garages and doors to the front and rear gardens.
Double doors from the hall lead to the sitting room which has triple aspect windows and doors to a paved terrace with views over the landscaped rear garden. It incorporates an embedded home cinema with a 106 inch screen and a 5.1 sound system. A feature fireplace houses a fire fuelled by ethanol and there is a built-in storage unit in the alcove on one side of the chimney breast. The dining room is also accessed via double doors from the hall and has arched full height windows and doors to the rear terrace. There is also a study which overlooks the front garden.
This open plan room measures over 33 ft. by 17 ft. and has dual aspect windows and double doors to the rear garden. The bespoke kitchen has a comprehensive range of two tone, full height, walnut and Parapan base and wall units with motorised touch opening drawers and cupboards. Complementary work surfaces incorporate a sink with a Quooker tap under a window overlooking the front garden. Integrated appliances include a fridge, a freezer, and an array of Neff appliances comprising two ovens with slide and hide doors, a microwave and a coffee machine. A curving island unit has an inset Miele induction hob with an extractor fan over. There is space for sofas in the family area and space for a breakfast table in a box bay window overlooking the rear garden.
The adjoining utility room has a range of full height storage cupboards and a range of base units with a sink and space for a washing machine, a tumble dryer, and two wine fridges. A door leads to a separate utility area in the garden which has space for the bins.
A door from the kitchen/breakfast/family room leads, via a small lobby, to the pool room which has dual aspect windows and Schuco bi-fold doors which connect the room to the paved terrace in the rear garden. The pool measures 50 sq. m. and has a stone surround with space for seating and loungers. The changing room has a washbasin and there is a WC in an adjoining room. There is also a boiler room housing the plant for the pool.
The spacious landing has three windows and a box bay window overlooking the front garden. There is space for a seating area and two double cupboards. The landing has access to the loft which is currently used for storage. There is scope, subject to planning permission, to extend into the loft to create an additional two bedrooms if desired.
Master Bedroom Suite
The master bedroom has triple aspect windows and double doors to a paved balcony with views over the rear garden. The bedroom is fitted with an extensive range of fitted furniture including wardrobes, drawers and a dressing table. The en suite wet room has a freestanding bath which faces an inset TV in the wall, a walk-in digital shower, a concealed cistern WC and a washbasin.
Other Bedrooms and Bathrooms
The guest bedroom has a built-in wardrobe, a box bay window to the rear, and an en suite with a concealed cistern WC, a washbasin and a bath with a shower over. There are three further double bedrooms, two with windows to the rear and one overlooking the front garden. The family wetroom has a walk-in digital shower, a freestanding bath, a concealed cistern WC and a washbasin.
The gardens are a particular feature of the property and have been landscaped in the style of an Italian villa. The house is set well back from the road and the front garden is screened by mature hedges. Double electric gates open to a resin drive which provides parking and access to the triple garage. The front garden in laid to lawn on either side of the drive and there are mature Ash and Willow trees interspersed. A turning circle in the drive has a central bed with shaped box hedges, cypress trees and a central cast iron urn on a pedestal.
There is gated access on both sides of the property. The pool and rear of the property face south and east, with the rear garden backing onto Newhay Copse. There is an extensive paved terrace spanning the width of the property for outdoor dining and entertaining. The central area of the garden has shaped lawn areas, box hedge beds, gravel paths and a central lily pond with koi carp and a feature fountain. An arch in a hedge at the rear leads to openings either side to lawned areas, with mature trees interspersed. There is an octagonal stone built gazebo with a bell lead roof. At the side of the house there is a rose garden with a gravel path, and rose beds lined with lavender bushes.The triple garage is divided into a single and a double garage and is accessed via three remote controlled doors. All the garages have power and light connected.
Yardley Hastings is a village and civil parish in the English county of Northamptonshire. It is located south-east of the county town of Northampton and is skirted on its south side by the main A428 road to Bedford. In the village there are shops, two highly regarded pubs/bistros an Indian restaurant, a church, an art centre, a primary school and is in the catchment area for Wollaston secondary school.