Charming family home with a superb opportunity to update and extend (SPP), set in a sought after road, well located for the station and schools.
4 Crownfields is a well-proportioned family home, believed to date from the 1930s with later additions, and is being brought to the market for the first time in about 30 years. The accommodation is arranged over two floors with established gardens, and offers an excellent opportunity for the incoming purchaser to refurbish and re-model (subject to the necessary planning permissions). The property is set within a desirable residential road, ideally located for the station, town and schools.
A front door and inner porch opens to the entrance hall, with a staircase rising to the first floor and an under stairs cupboard.
The principal reception rooms comprise a spacious triple aspect drawing room with a full height window, with access to the rear terrace and benefiting from built-in cupboards. The double aspect sitting room benefits from access to the rear terrace and an electric fire. The dining room has lovely views over the rear garden.
The kitchen/breakfast room has a view over the rear terrace, and is fitted with a range of wall and base units. Work tops incorporate a single bowl sink. Integrated appliances include a washing machine, dishwasher and a fridge freezer. Space for a gas cooker. Access to outside.
A shower room comprising a shower, wash basin and WC, completes the ground floor accommodation.
The first floor landing has access to the loft space.
The triple aspect master bedroom has delightful views over the rear garden and benefits from a hand basin and built-in cupboard.
There are two further bedrooms, all with built-in cupboards and rear garden views.
The family bathroom and separate WC complete the accommodation.
The property is approached over a driveway providing parking for several cars and leading to a detached double garage. To the front of the property are established borders planted with a variety of shrubs, plants and mixed evergreen hedging. There is pedestrian access to each side of the house, one of which is gated.
To the rear of the property is a paved terrace with steps leading to the established tiered garden which enjoys a south-west facing aspect. The garden is principally laid to lawn with well stocked borders, planted with a variety of plants and mature trees, including laurel, conifer, fern, holly, hydrangea, rose, fuchsia and rhododendron. There is a high degree of privacy, and the garden amounts in total, to about 0.25 of an acre. There is also a garden shed.
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A rare opportunity to acquire a town centre home, and really put your own stamp on it.Oliver Hodges