Lower Weald, Calverton, Milton Keynes
A rare opportunity to purchase a substantial 5 bedroom detached family home on an established plot of around 0.9 of an acre within the conservation area of this lovely village setting.
The property was built in the 1950's and extended in the 1960's. It has accommodation of around 2,236 ft.² in size set over to two floors comprising; an entrance hall, cloakroom, three reception rooms, and a kitchen. On the first floor five bedrooms (4 with showers), and a family bathroom. It has a fabulous setting on a private drive, complete with a bridge, and occupies a large plot of around 0.9 acres of beautiful and established gardens. There is plenty of scope to extend or alter the property to suit your needs (subject to any necessary consent). Lower Weald is located just a short distance from Stony Stratford High Street - just a few minutes drive or a comfortable walk (around 1 mile).
Homes of this style occupying large plots are rarely available in the area and viewing is recommended.
Ground Floor - The entrance hall has an oak staircase with oak side panels, an under stairs cupboard and doors leading to two reception rooms.
The living room is a large, almost square room with a bay to the front, windows to the side and patio doors to the rear. There is a stone feature wall and a fireplace with copper hood.
The dining room, located to the front, has windows to the front & side and a glazed door and side panel to the sitting room. Door to the kitchen.
The sitting room is a dual aspect room with windows to both front and rear. Stone chimney breast with fireplace.
The kitchen has a range of units to floor and wall levels with worktops, a double drainer sink, integrated electric hob and double electric oven. Central heating boiler, window to the rear and the door to the rear lobby.
The rear lobby has a door to the rear garden, a pantry with shelving and a water softener and a cloakroom with WC and wash basin.
First Floor - A split staircase leads to landings on each side of the property. Access to the loft.
The master bedroom is a large double room with a dual aspect - windows to both front and rear, each with a lovely outlook over the gardens. Built-in double wardrobe, shower cubicle, and an extensive range of fitted wardrobes. Large walk in eaves storage cupboard.
Bedroom 2 is a double bedroom located to the front of the range of built-in cupboards and wardrobes, a shower cubicle and a wash basin.
Bedroom 3 is a double bedroom located to the rear with a range of built-in cupboards and wardrobes, shower cubicle and a wash basin
Bedroom 4 is a double bedroom located to the front with windows to both front and side. Built in cupboard, eves storage cupboard and a shower cubicle.
Bedroom 5 a single bedroom located to the rear.
The family bathroom has a coloured suite comprising WC, wash basin and bath. Tiled walls and window to the rear.
The Gardens - The undoubted highlights of this property are the beautiful setting and the wonderful and established gardens - the total plot extending to in the region of 0.9 of an acre. The property is accessed through a gateway and via a long private driveway which offers extensive parking. The house is situated towards the middle of the plot surrounded by fabulous gardens which are, in the main, laid to lawn and boarded by mature trees, shrubs and fencing. There are patio areas, small wooded areas, sheds, and to the far rear a wild area which backs onto and has views over farmland. The whole plot offers a high degree of privacy. Such gardens are seldom seen in the location.
Garage - Attached single garage with power and light, double swing doors and the pedestrian door to the rear.
Heating - The property has oil to radiator central heating.
A bank of solar panels are located on the rear roof which provides electricity and an income through a feed in tariff.
Location - Calverton - Calverton is a series of three hamlets located to the North West of Milton Keynes - Lower Weald, Middle Weald, and Upper Weald. Their rural setting is just a few minutes drive from the historic town of Stony Stratford (a comfortable walk from Lower Weald) and the grid road system that Milton Keynes is well known for gives excellent road links including two motorway junctions on the M1. Calverton has a popular pub and a Church both in Lower Weald. The Wealds are all attractive hamlets covered by a conservation area which have seen little development.
Schools - The area is well served with a combination of state schools, the Royal Latin Grammar School in Buckingham and private schools which include Akeley Wood (Junior, Senior and Sixth Form), Thornton College for Girls, Swanbourne School, Stowe School, The Grove Independent School, Milton Keynes Preparatory School and The University of Buckingham.
Disclaimer - Whilst we endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you please contact the office and we will be pleased to verify the information for you. Do so, particularly if contemplating travelling some distance to view the property. The mention of any appliance and/or services to this property does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order, and their condition is unknown to us. Unless fixtures and fittings are specifically mentioned in these details, they are not included in the asking price. Some items may be available subject to negotiation with the Vendor.
- Established Gardens Around 0.9 of an Acre
- Beautiful Village Setting
- Detached House
- 5 Bedrooms
- 3 Reception Rooms
- Garage & Extensive Parking
- Private Setting
- Scope to Extend/ Alter
- Solar Panels (with income)
- MUST BE SEEN