45 High Street
Oakley, Bedfordshire, MK43 7RH
£1,000,000Offers in excess of
- Modern detached property
- Five double bedrooms; two en suite
- Four reception rooms
- Open plan fully fitted kitchen
- Separate utility room and boot room
- Gas to radiator and underfloor heating
- Garage and driveway parking for up to six cars
- Landscaped gardens of approximately 0.4 acres
A modern five double bedroom detached property with landscaped gardens of approximately 0.5 acres, in a prominent position on the High Street.
The property was renovated in 2013, and was significantly extended to the rear about 3 years ago, now having over 3,200 sq. ft. of versatile accommodation. The entrance hall has an oak staircase and Karndean flooring which continues into the family room, and the study and dining room which are open plan to the kitchen/breakfast room. There is also a sitting room with glazed doors to the garden, a cloakroom, boot room and a utility room on the ground floor. The master bedroom and guest bedroom both have an en suite shower room and the other three bedrooms share a four piece family bathroom. The gravel driveway provides parking for up to six cars and access to a double garage entered via a remotely operated roller door, power connected and eaves storage.
Sitting Room and Family Room
The triple aspect sitting room has a part vaulted ceiling, a feature brick inglenook style fireplace housing a log burning stove, and glazed doors to the outdoor entertaining area. The centre piece of the property is family room in the extension which has a high vaulted ceiling with rain sensitive Velux skylights and a feature gable end window with glazed double doors to the rear garden.
The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted in a modern range of oak units with worksurfaces incorporating a breakfast bar. Integrated appliances include a range cooker with an extractor over, a fridge/freezer, dishwasher and wine chiller. There is porcelain floor tiling and doors to the rear garden. The utility room is fitted in a range of units with space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer.
A gated side access leads to the rear garden which has been recently landscaped and extends to approximately 0.4 acres. The gardens are principally lawned with well stocked borders and a porcelain tiled terrace area for entertaining. There is an orchard with a variety of fruit trees, additional broad leaf trees and shrubs. There are also raised vegetable beds. A recently installed timber garden shed is included.
Oakley has local amenities such as a village hall with playing fields, a church, a village store/post office and a public house/restaurant. Oakley Lower and Lincroft Middle Schools fall into the catchment area of Sharnbrook Upper School. There is also a bus service from Lovell Road to Bedford, about 4 miles away, where there are rail services to St. Pancras International in 47 minutes.