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- 4 Bedrooms
Property Summary“Hillcot” is a unique, non-estate individual single storey dwelling occupying a plot of around 0.4 acres (sts) and located in the popular village of Clapham. There is no chain, so a quick completion is available.
The property was constructed around nine years ago and offers considerable living space amounting to some 3,165 square feet.
There are many quality finishes throughout to include ceramic tiled floors, quality sanitary ware through all bath/shower rooms, a quality fitted kitchen with granite worktops, solid wooden pocket doors and some feature vaulted ceilings.
Upon entering the property you are immediately greeted by a tremendous entrance hall, which opens to a wide central area to allow easy navigation around the home. There are two very large reception rooms currently utilised as living and dining rooms. The kitchen/breakfast room is located to the rear of the bungalow and offers comfortable space to dine in with a vaulted ceiling, some integrated appliances, space for a range style cooker, a wide array of fitted units and access to a separate utility room.
The master bedroom is to the front of the property and has an en suite and a large walk-in dressing room. There are three further bedrooms, two with en suites, and there is a family bathroom. There is a cinema room which could be used as a fifth bedroom if required.
Added benefits include underfloor heating, PVCu double glazing and ample fitted storage throughout.
The property is approached via electric double gates and there is considerable off road parking for numerous vehicles on a block paved drive. There is a garage to the side with further parking in front. The rear garden is laid mainly to lawn with two large timber buildings which could suit varying uses such as a home office, gym or similar.
Clapham is a popular village located just off the A6 and benefits from a wide range of facilities including many shops, restaurants and Public Houses. The village has its own Primary School, with secondary schooling also available nearby. Bedford is close by and offers a vast array of amenities, which include the mainline railway station. Road links nearby offer good access to the A1 and M1.
Energy Efficiency Rating B
Council Tax Band G
Map & Nearby
Clapham, Ravensden, Renhold, Wilden, Bolnhurst & Keysoe
To the north of Bedford, along the A6, sits the village of Clapham which dates back as an agricultural village from before the Norman Conquest.
Home to Bedford County Golf Club it is within easy reach of Bedford’s amenities and the large Aldi and Sainsbury’s to the north of Bedford.
It has a post office, Tesco Express, pubs, village hall and served by a mobile library.
There is a primary school – Ursula Taylor Church of England Primary School and two churches, one of which – the Church of St Thomas of Canterbury –is a grade 1 listed building.
Ravensden and Wilden are rural villages that sit to the east of Clapham. Ravensden borders Mowsbury Park and has a primary school, pub, village hall and church.
Wilden (with a population of under 400 in the last census) has a Church of England Primary School situated next to a 14th century Church of St Nicholas.
A pretty brook - South Brook -runs through the village and the village pub has recently reopened with a pub garden that backs on to the brook.
South of Wilden is Renhold, which, like many Bedfordian villages consists of a small number of hamlets.
These have recently been added to with new housing developments. With two churches, pub, post office, Renhold Primary School, the village hall provides a base for a variety of social clubs including Bridge, WI and Line Dancing.
Bolnhurst about 7 miles north of Bedford sits between Bedford and Kimbolton, a key attraction is The Plough pub housed in a 17th century Jacobean building.
The village also hosts an annual Country Fayre with traditional tractors and cars. North of Bolnhurst, Keysoe hosted equestrian training teams for the 2012 Olympics and Para Olympics in The College Equestrian Centre.