3 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Watling Street, Hockliffe, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7
Rarely Available Grade II Listed Period Property | M1 Just Ten Minutes Away | Character Features Throughout | Three Double Bedrooms | Three Reception Rooms | Spacious Conservatory Overlooking Plot| Large Wraparound Plot | Stunning Countryside Views | Private Gated Driveway and Double Garage | Parking For Ten + CarsBuilt in 1864, Battlesden Lodge is a grade II listed gothic style home, which historically was an entry way to Battlesden House. Former residence of the Duke of Bedford, it is steeped in traditional character features from wooden beams to a duplex log burning fireplace, this property has it in abundance. Surrounded by farmland and countryside, everywhere you look you will be greete... Read more
Rarely Available Grade II Listed Period Property | M1 Just Ten Minutes Away | Character Features Throughout | Three Double Bedrooms | Three Reception Rooms | Spacious Conservatory Overlooking Plot| Large Wraparound Plot | Stunning Countryside Views | Private Gated Driveway and Double Garage | Parking For Ten + Cars
Built in 1864, Battlesden Lodge is a grade II listed gothic style home, which historically was an entry way to Battlesden House. Former residence of the Duke of Bedford, it is steeped in traditional character features from wooden beams to a duplex log burning fireplace, this property has it in abundance. Surrounded by farmland and countryside, everywhere you look you will be greeted with stunning rural views. Situated just off Watling Street, you have great access to travel links with the M1 just a short drive away, as is Leighton Buzzard mainline train station.
This unique property is situated in an isolated rural location, with gated entry way leading to the property with ample parking, double garage, and carport. Plenty of space for visiting friends and family.
Upon entry to the property, you are greeted with a grand staircase leading to the first floor, high ceilings common with the Victorian age home. To the right, you find a dual aspect log burning fireplace within the open dining area, benefiting again from high ceilings. From the dining area, you have a traditional separate large living space with original exposed brick, windows all around giving the room plenty of natural light and countryside views no matter where you look. The kitchen is of a fantastic specification, again lofty ceilings and streams of natural light, which also benefits from manmade stone worktops and original exposed brickwork. There is also an additional utility space off the kitchen. At the rear of the property, you find a large conservatory/sun room that overlooks the fantastic plot and countryside. A perfect place to relax at the end of a hard day. Furthermore, there is a ground floor WC for added convenience.
On the first floor, you will find three double bedrooms, three bathrooms, two of which are large en suites and a large study area. All bedrooms benefit from stunning rural views with the master offering a private dressing room and a superb spacious en suite finished to the highest standard.
Outside, you're greeted with a fantastic wraparound garden plot, with ample seating areas to entertain and soak up the sun. You also have a feature pond and a large amount of lawn area. Perfect to host friends and family on a warm summers evening. If this space isn't brilliant enough already, you're surrounded by endless farmland and rural landscapes providing the perfect backdrop for a relaxing weekend not to mention ample opportunities to enjoy a walk through the countryside.
Viewings really are highly recommended to appreciate the size on offer as well as seeing exactly what makes Battlesden Lodge so special. Steeped in history, character, space, stunning views and much more! Call now to book your appointment! Viewings to commence from Tuesday 19th April.
Please note the EPC rating is G but has been extensively renovated since this was conducted. Additionally, the current council tax band is D.
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