Upper Weald

£1,000,000 OIRO
  • Ref: 1565
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: Under Offer
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 3
  • Council Tax Band: G
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Features

  • FOUR BEDROOM DETACHED GRADE II LISTED COTTAGE
  • CHARACTER PROPERTY IN IMMACULATE CONDITION
  • CARPORT AND DRIVEWAY FOR SEVERAL CARS
  • APPROX 0.36 OF AN ACRE PRIVATE REAR GARDEN
  • THREE RECEPTION ROOMS
  • RURAL VILLAGE LOCATION AND ORIGINAL PERIOD FEATURES
  • STUNNING COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS WITH BEAUTIFUL WALKS NEARBY
  • SOUGHT AFTER SCHOOL CATCHMENT
  • LESS THAN 4 MILES TO CENTRAL MILTON KEYNES TRAIN STATION
  • POTENTIAL TO EXTEND (SUBJECT TO PLANNING)

Property Summary

***SOLD SUBJECT TO CONTRACT*** ...DO YOU HAVE A SIMILAR PROPERTY TO SELL?.....FOUR BEDROOM DETACHED GRADE II LISTED COTTAGE...TRIPLE CARPORT & DRIVEWAY FOR SEVERAL CARS...GENEROUS PRIVATE REAR GARDEN...BEAUTIFUL WALKS NEARBY...THREE RECEPTION ROOMS

Full Details

***SOLD SUBJECT TO CONTRACT*** ...DO YOU HAVE A SIMILAR PROPERTY TO SELL?

Homes on Web are absolutely delighted to announce to the market this impressive four bedroom Grade II listed detached cottage situated on approximately 0.36 of an acre in the highly desired serene hamlet of Upper Weald, Calverton. This lovely cottage is steeped in history, built in the 17th Century and still home to many of its original features, including multiple inglenook fireplaces, exposed wooden beams and exposed stonework. These timeless elements add to the unique appeal of the home, and being just a short drive to popular shops and amenities, this property offers a blend of rustic charm and modern convenience.

This stunning home has been redecorated throughout and is presented in an immaculate condition with an incredibly spacious interior, ideal for a growing family.

Upon arrival, you will be greeted by a well maintained lush green front with mature plants and steps leading up to the front door. A large shingled driveway is situated to the side, with a wooden gate leading to further ample parking to the rear for several cars, complemented by a triple carport, ideal for those with multiple vehicles or in need of additional storage space. With countryside views stretching out before you, this large space opens on to the generous 150 ft plus rear garden, an idyllic private area perfect for al fresco dining, gardening enthusiasts, or simply soaking up the peace and serenity of the surroundings.

Stepping inside, the character of the property becomes immediately apparent, with both the living room and family room featuring a captivating inglenook fireplace, providing a focal point for cosy evenings by the fire. The bespoke kitchen, with its rustic charm and modern features, is well equipped with an electric AGA, ample storage space and a breakfast bar, perfect for enjoying your morning coffee. Also with its exposed beams, stone walls and stone flooring, it really gives it an inviting country feel. The kitchen has a doorway leading to the utility room, which offers built in appliances and access to the downstairs cloakroom and dining room. The dining room offers a charming space to enjoy meals with family and friends, while enjoying the tranquility of the electric log burner, positioned in an inglenook fireplace.

Heading upstairs you will find a sizeable landing, with multiple storage cupboards and windows looking out onto the lovely rear garden with countryside views ahead. Each bedroom exudes its own distinct charm, with period features adding character and personality. Bedrooms one and two share a walk in wardrobe, with the remaining bedrooms boasting built in wardrobes and storage cupboards. The family bathroom is tastefully decorated and fitted in a four piece suite, featuring a freestanding rolltop bath and large walk in fully tiled monsoon shower.

Other benefits of this property include secondary double glazing throughout, which was installed in 2023. The loft is also insulated.
The property is connected to mains electricity, water, drainage and sewage with an oil filed boiler to radiators.
There are potential opportunities to further enhance the property (subject to necessary approvals) including:
Loft conversion
Addition of Orangery/Conservatory
Reuse of carports and/or stores as a part of the house
Installation of a home office in rear garden

More about the location...
Upper Weald is a picturesque hamlet nestled in the tranquil village of Calverton, renowned for its idyllic charm and scenic beauty. Characterised by its charming cottages, historic buildings, and winding lanes, Upper Weald retains much of its traditional appeal and rural character. Just a short walk from the property is a parish church and the popular Shoulder of Mutton pub.

Conveniently located, this property offers easy access to the bustling town of Stony Stratford, which is just a short drive away, home to an abundance of popular shops, cafes, restaurants and amenities.

The area benefits from being the in the highly popular school catchment of Watling Academy School, rated Outstanding by Ofsted, making it extremely appealing to families.

There are excellent road links with the A5 just a short drive from the property, giving easy access to Central Milton Keynes, which is less than 4 miles away. Milton Keynes is home to an abundance of popular shops, restaurants and amenities including the mainline train station serving London Euston.

It is abundantly clear that this has been a much loved family home, and internal viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the stunning property on offer.

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Notice
Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own enquiries into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

Council Tax
Milton Keynes Council, Band G

Utilities
Electric: Unknown
Gas: Unknown
Water: Unknown
Sewerage: Unknown
Broadband: Unknown
Telephone: Unknown

Other Items
Heating: Not Specified
Garden/Outside Space: Yes
Parking: Yes
Garage: Yes


LOUNGE - 17'0" (5.18m) Max x 10'0" (3.05m) Max
Dual aspect with front door. Windows to front and rear including window seat/shelf. Inglenook fireplace with integrated bread oven and log burner. Exposed beams. Radiator. Wooden flooring. Stairs rising to first floor accommodation. Opening to family room and kitchen.

FAMILY ROOM - 17'9" (5.41m) Max x 14'6" (4.42m) Max
Dual aspect with windows to front and rear including window seat/shelf. Inglenook fireplace with integrated bread oven and log burner. Exposed beams. Radiator. Wooden flooring. Door leading to rear garden.

BESPOKE KITCHEN - 16'10" (5.13m) Max x 8'9" (2.67m) Max
Bespoke kitchen fitted in a range of base units with complementary work surfaces. Butler sink with Perrin and Rowe mixer tap. Total Control 5 oven Electric AGA. Built in dishwasher and space for fridge freezer. Breakfast bar. Large larder cupboard. Exposed beams. Stone flooring. Dual aspect with windows to front (including window seat) and rear. Doorway to utility room.

UTILITY ROOM - 11'8" (3.56m) Max x 6'6" (1.98m) Max
Fitted in a range of base units with complementary work surfaces. Butler sink with Perrin and Rowe mixer tap. Built in washing machine and tumble dryer. Stone flooring. Window to rear with window seat and stable door leading to rear garden. Doorway leading to dining room and door leading to downstairs cloakroom.

DINING ROOM - 15'5" (4.7m) Max x 7'4" (2.24m) Max
Window to front with window seat. Inglenook fireplace with remote controlled electric log burner. Radiator. Wooden flooring.

DOWNSTAIRS CLOAKROOM
Stone flooring, fitted with a WC, shelving and storage space.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING - 11'5" (3.48m) Max x 6'8" (2.03m) Max
Windows to rear with window seats. Airing cupboard housing hot water tank with immersion heater. Fitted wardrobes. Access to loft area. Some exposed brick and stone walls. Doors leading to all first floor accommodation. All rooms upstairs have some exposed beams.

MASTER BEDROOM - 18'9" (5.72m) Max x 10'4" (3.15m) Max
Dual aspect with windows to front and rear both with window seats. Access to loft space. Door leading to walk in wardrobe. Radiator.

BEDROOM TWO - 14'3" (4.34m) Max x 12'3" (3.73m) Max
Window to front with window seat. Door leading to walk in wardrobe. Exposed stone wall. Radiator.

BEDROOM THREE - 9'10" (3m) Max x 8'9" (2.67m) Max
Window to front with window seat. Fitted wardrobes. Radiator.

BEDROOM FOUR - 11'10" (3.61m) Max x 6'8" (2.03m) Max
Window to front. Radiator. Storage cupboard.

FAMILY BATHROOM - 11'4" (3.45m) Max x 5'11" (1.8m) Max
Fitted in a four piece suite comprising; Low level WC, wash hand basin with vanity unit, free standing rolltop bath and large fully tiled walk in monsoon shower. Fully tiled floor matching walls. Heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Window to rear.

BARN STYLE CARPORT - 26'9" (8.15m) Max x 16'0" (4.88m) Max
Triple stone built barn style carport with power.

BRICK STORES - 17'7" (5.36m) Max x 12'8" (3.86m) Max
Housing oil fired boiler, electrical fuse board, chest freezer, workshop and gardening store.

PRIVATE REAR GARDEN
Generous rear garden measuring approximately 150 feet long. Mainly laid to lawn and patio area with mature trees, plants and shrubbery. The patio area also houses a working well. The 2000 litre oil tank is concealed behind a stone wall. Enclosed by wooden fencing. Outside tap. Fruit trees. Access to stores and garage.

FRONT GARDEN
Mainly laid to lawn with mature flower boarders. Steps leading up to front door.

PARKING
Large shingled driveway with gated access to further parking to the rear.