Bedmond Road, Bedmond, Abbots Langley WD5

£500,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Situated on a quiet lane, yet within a short stroll of Abbots Langley village High Street, is this beautifully presented and locally listed three bedroom character cottage which benefits from a large private garden and off street parking.

Internally the property offers an entrance porch to the front, this in turn leads to a large sitting room with exposed beams, a central inglenook fireplace with inset wood burning stove, stripped wooden flooring and stairs rising to the first floor.

The open plan kitchen and dining room offers an excellent range of cream Shaker style wall and base units with wooden work surfaces over and space for freestanding appliances, the kitchen offers a quarry tiled floor and a large dining space to the rear of the room, this in turn leads to a further room which could be utilised as a home office of similar.

The bathroom has been thoughtfully updated with a white suite, comprising of a low level W/c, wash hand basin and panelled bath.

The first floor comprises of a large landing area which could be converted into a second bathroom and three bedrooms (one double, two singles)

Externally the property offers a large, off set-garden which is mostly laid to lawn with a variety of mature plants, trees and shrubs. Gated access takes you to the front of the property which offers off street parking.

Cecil Lodge is thought to have originally comprised a small estate of approximately 11 acres and a summer ‘villa’ residence which was presented to Lord Cranborne as a wedding gift in 1773.

During the 19th century a succession of wealthy London businessmen occupied the lodge as their country retreat and between the years 1864-1872 the bookseller, W.H. Smith, bought the property.

In 1939, the lodge was ruinous and in 1947,174 of the trees in the grounds were felled to make way for the houses currently standing in Tibbs Hill Road and Summerhouse Way.

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Proffitt & Holt - Abbots Langley

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