Available for the first time in 50 years Giblin Property are delighted to present this detached, extended, four-bedroom family home situated in The Orchards, a sought-after close in the heart of the popular Bedfordshire village of Eaton Bray. The property boasts generously proportioned rooms and flexible accommodation in excess of 2300 sqft and a private rear garden in excess of 120’. The property provides an opportunity for purchasers to really stamp their mark and extend/develop the property further subject to local authority consent. Ground floor accommodation comprises; entrance hall, shower room & w/c, 15 fitted kitchen-breakfast room, 21’ lounge featuring an open fireplace, 15’ dining room and a conservatory. First floor accommodation comprises; landing featuring in built storage cupboard and eves storage along with a loft hatch, 29’ master bedroom with fitted wardrobes, family bathroom and three further double guest bedrooms. Externally the property features a mature private rear garden in excess of 100’ and features a patio space, lawn area with mature borders and some fruit trees. There is a side passage leading to the front of the house and two, in built storage cupboards, one housing the boiler and water tank. The front of the house features a paved driveway with off street parking and access to a 15’ garage with an electric up and over door.
Eaton Bray is a Bedfordshire village, a semi-rural area which extends into the sister village of Edlesborough on the Buckinghamshire border. A thriving community with a village High Street offering a village store, butchers serving local produce, hairdressers, and beauty room. The village also boasts of a welcoming village public house, a Chinese takeaway/fish & chips and an award-winning Indian restaurant.
The local village school, Eaton Bray Academy, is thought very highly of and serves children from the ages of 4 to 11, with a pre-school facility on site. The children are offered the opportunity to sit the 11+ grammar school exam with successful entrants often going on to grammar schools in the nearby town of Aylesbury, where buses pick them up from Edlesborough Green. There are further excellent secondary schools in the neighbouring towns of Leighton Buzzard, Dunstable, Wing and Tring.
The village enjoys a recreation ground near the school where villagers can play tennis on the floodlit courts, play football, take the children to the fenced children’s’ playground, dare to ride the skate park or enjoy a leisurely stroll. The famous Icknield Way trail is also very nearby, a multi-user route for walkers, horse riders and cyclists.
There are a variety of clubs and associations to join for all age groups, these include dance and keep fit classes held in the village hall, EB Lions football club, Eaton Bray Cricket Club, WI, book clubs, wine clubs, etc etc., an annual themed carnival and an annual beer festival (to name but a few).
For the commuter there is easy access to the A5 for the M1, A41 for the M25, London Luton International Airport is approximately 12 miles away (about a 30 min drive) and London Euston can be reached from nearby Leighton Buzzard or Tring railway stations (fast train approx. 29mins).
For the equestrian purchaser, there are many bridle paths that make for excellent hacking, several livery yards and approximately 4 miles away is Bury Farm Equestrian Village.
Nearby attractions to enjoy include Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable Downs Visitor Centre, London Gliding Club and Tring Museum.
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