Asking Price £500,000
Giblin property are delighted to bring to market this detached family home in the sought-after Bedfordshire village of Totternhoe. Offered to the market ‘CHAIN FREE’ the property is located on a quiet country lane at the foot of Totternhoe nature reserve and sits on a large plot boasting a rear, south facing garden of approx. 125’. The property requires some modernization but offers development potential subject to local authority consent.
Ground floor accommodation comprises; storm porch, entrance hall featuring under stair storage, fitted kitchen, dining room, lounge, and conservatory. First floor accommodation comprises; landing, master bedroom with fitted wardrobes, a bathroom, W/C and two further guest bedrooms. Externally the property features a 125’ south facing rear garden, detached garage and a large gravelled driveway offering ample off-street parking to the front.
Totternhoe is an ancient village in Southern Bedfordshire, famous for its Totternhoe Knolls where an old fort stood that was used by many peoples over the years, including the Romans and the Normans, and a chalk quarry producing Totternhoe Stone and modern lime kilns.
A thriving community with a village butchers serving local produce, two welcoming public houses, a cricket club, recreation ground with childrens’ playground, scout hut and village memorial hall where regular events are held.
The small village school is thought very highly of and serves children from the ages of 4 to 9 with a pre-school on site and ‘before and after’ school clubs. Children can sit the 11+ grammar school exam with successful entrants often going on to grammar schools in the nearby town of Aylesbury, (a public bus travels through the village to Aylesbury). There are further excellent secondary schools in the neighboring towns of Leighton Buzzard, Dunstable, Wing and Tring.
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 5 miles away is Bury Farm Equestrian Village.
Nearby attractions to enjoy include Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable Downs Visitor Centre, London Gliding Club and Tring Museum.
Giblin property are delighted to bring to market this detached family home in the sought-after Bedfordshire village of Totternhoe. Offered to the market ‘CHAIN FREE’ the property is located on a quiet country lane at the foot of Totternhoe nature reserve and sits on a large plot boasting a rear, south facing garden of approx. 125’ and a large gravelled driveway offering ample off street parking. The property requires some modernization but offers potential to develop the property further subject to local authority consent.
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