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  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 5Bathrooms
  • 4Rooms

Property Summary

A beautifully presented 3000 sq/ft family home with an annexe and finished to an extremely high standard on this desirable development on the outskirts of Wilstead village.

The spacious accommodation has been extended and remodelled by the current vendors to a high standard and briefly comprises; Entrance hall, refitted Cloakroom, Lounge with feature fireplace and Stove style fire, Family room, Living room with double sided bioethanol contemporary fire place and central opening bi-folding doors to garden, large open plan kitchen/dining room with high quality Metris curved modern kitchen with AEG integrated appliances leading into a dining room with glass lantern roof light and dual aspect corner opening bi-folding doors onto a large stone terrace ideal for outdoor entertaining. There is also a utility room and a rear hall way leading to a refitted ground floor shower room and stairs up to a sizeable Games room with bar. This section of the property could be separated from the main house with the shower room to make a self-contained annexe (subject to planning).

To the first floor is a large landing with study area leading to, office/bedroom, two double bedrooms, one with en-suite and a remodelled family bathroom.

To the second floor is a landing, Master bedroom with En-suite shower room, two further bedrooms and a refitted shower room.

The property is finished to an extremely high specification with too much to list but some of the features include; Porcelanosa tiling throughout, Sonos speaker system (by separate negotiation) to the ground floor and garden, CCTV system, fitted wardrobes to all bedrooms, double garage with power up and over doors, Hive remote central heating controls, driveway for several vehicles, landscapes rear garden with large stone terraced seating area and Hot Tub (by separate negotiation).

Wilstead village is located approximately 4.8 miles from Bedford town and is an active village with many facilities and amenities which include a small shop/sub Post Office, two pubs, a pharmacy, two takeaways, two churches, village hall and a renowned lower school. The nearby town of Bedford has a large range of shopping facilities, good public houses, restaurants and coffee shops. Bedford train station has a regular service into London St Pancras in under an hour. The town also has a good selection of private schools including the renowned Harpur Trust schools

PRICE: £799,999


Bedford Town Centre- 4.8 miles; Bedford Train Station- 4.8 miles; Milton Keynes-18.3 miles; Cambridge-34 miles; Northampton- 26.1 miles; London- 54.3miles

EER: Band C
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Location Summary

Wixams, Eastcotts & Wilstead

Wixams, a new town developed to the south of Bedford, is expected to be the third largest town after Bedford and Kempston.

Construction commenced in 2007 and is expected to grow to house between 10,000 – 15,000 people in an affordable, designed settlement which is planned to have 4 distinct communities within it.

A retirement village has also been developed in the town. Amenities are planned to grow with development, but already include sports pitches, playground and supermarket.

Wixams is home to both Lakeview Primary and Wixamtree Primary with children now able to progress into secondary education at Wixams Academy which opened in 2017.

On the outskirts of Bedford, it is perfect for commuters to Luton (A6) and Milton Keynes (A421) and only 10 minutes to drive into Bedford centre itself.

To the east of Wixams is Eastcotts, which as a ward houses villages of Shortstown and Cotton End and hamlets Harrowden and Herrings Green.

The Cardington Hangers sit adjacent to Shortstown -which has seen new housing development since 2012, and to compliment Shortstown Primary was built in 2013.

Cotton End is to the south of Shortstown and is a small village with a primary school, pub, village hall and church.

The Forest of Marston Vale created a new woodland in 2005 called Schocott Spring.

Eastcotts Medieval Castle sits on the edge of Exeter Woods, a motte castle believed to have been built late 11th Century, early 12th Century.

Wilstead, is about 5 miles south of Bedford close to Wixams, along the A6 that travels to Clophill and through to Luton.

The village varies between new houses and traditional thatched cottages, a few listed buildings and farms.

Whilst small it still has a couple of pubs, post office, small shops, two churches, village hall and playing fields.