West Street, OLNEY, Buckinghamshire, MK46 5HJ £1,200,000

WE ARE FAVOURED WITH INSTRUCTIONS TO OFFER TO THE MARKET ONE OF OLNEY'S PROPERTY GEMS,
SET IN GATED GROUNDS OFF THE HIGHLY DESIRABLE WEST STREET CLOSE TO THE CENTRE OF TOWN.
THIS DISTINCTIVE DETACHED PROPERTY WAS CONSTRUCTED IN THE 1920'S
DURING THE FAMOUS ARTS & CRAFTS PERIOD AND OCCUPIES A LARGE ESTABLISHED PLOT
APPROACHING ? AN ACRE.
IN RECENT YEARS THE PROPERTY HAS BEEN SYMPATHEICALLY EXTENDED AND CAREFULLY RESTORED
BY THE PRESENT OWNERS, PAYING PARTICULAR ATTENTION TO DETAIL.
THIS FINE PROPERTY RETAINS MANY ORIGINAL FEATURES THAT NOW BLEND WITH THE RECENT IMPROVEMENTS,
THUS PROVIDING A WONDERFUL AND INTERESTING FAMILY HOME.
BENEFITS INCLUDE GAS RADIATOR AND UNDERFLOOR HEATING, DOUBLE GLAZING,
AMPLE OFF ROAD PARKING AND LARGE GARAGE WITH OUTBUILDINGS TO THE REAR.


ENTRANCE PORCH
Original tiled canopy style porch with outside light.

RECEPTION HALL
Enclosed behind an original stained glass entrance door complemented on either side by stained glass windows. Built-in bespoke shelving with cabinet below. Radiator. Natural Oak wood block floor. Understair cloak cupboard with hat and coat rail, shelf and quarry tiled floor. Understair storage cupboard.


STUDY
Small pane double glazed windows with quarry tiled sills to both the front and side elevations. Picture rail. Shelving. Radiator. Natural Oak wood floor.


DINING ROOM
Small pane double glazed bay window to the front elevation. Picture rail. Radiator. A period fireplace with slate hearth provides the main focal point, this incorporates a Clearview wood burning stove, complemented on one side by built-in by bespoke storage cabinets. Open plan service hatch from Kitchen :


KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM
Small pane double glazed windows with quarry tiled sills to the rear elevation providing garden views and a double glazed roof lantern. Recessed ceiling lights. Shaker style hand painted bespoke kitchen with polished granite work surfaces and upstands. Matching centre island with seating area. Stainless steel one and a half bowl inset sink with monoblock mixer. Integrated MIELE appliances comprise an electric self cleaning oven and further combination oven, gas hob with central WOK, extractor hood, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. There is an additional integrated fridge with ice box within the centre island. Travertine floor with underfloor heating. Open plan access to :

GARDEN ROOM
Two pairs of Bi-folding doors to the rear garden and a large double glazed lantern roof. Recessed ceiling lights. Travertine floor with underfloor heating.
Steps lead down to :


CELLARETTE
Built-in period shaker style cupboards which conceal the uunderfloor heating valves and electric consumer unit. Cupboard housing the pressurised hot water system.


CLOAKROOM/WC
White Villeroy & Boch sanitary ware comprising a low flush WC, vanity basin with monoblock mixer tap and storage below. Extractor fan. Travertine floor with underfloor heating.


LOUNGE
Small pane double glazed window with quarry tiled sill to the front elevation. Picture rail. Radiator. Exposed floor boards. The main focal point is the original inglenook fireplace with stained glass leaded light windows to either side each with quarry tiled sills. The period fireplace has a slate hearth and incorporates a wood burning stove. Pair of small pane double glazed French doors to the Garden Room.


STAIRS TO FIRST FLOOR LANDING


FAMILY BATHROOM
Accessed via the half landing. High level small pane double glazed window with quarry tiled sill to the rear elevation. White Villeroy & Boch sanitary ware comprises a low flush WC, large vanity basin with monoblock mixer tap and storage below, a panelled bath with overhead rain shower and glazed shower screen. Tiled splash areas. Extractor fan. Shaver point. Period style radiator with heated towel rail.


GALLERIED LANDING
Small pane double glazed window with quarry tiled sill to the front elevation. Dado rail. Radiator. Access via a retractable ladder to a fully insulated roof with light


MASTER BEDROOM
Small pane double glazed window with quarry tiled sill to the rear garden elevation. Picture rail. Fitted bespoke wardrobe/storage cupboards. Radiator.
Steps rise to :


EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM
High level small pane double glazed window to the Rear elevation. Extractor fan. White Villeroy Boch sanitary ware comprises a low flush WC, vanity basin with storage below and a walk-in shower enclosure with rain shower. Contemporary style radiator. Fully tiled. Travertine floor with underfloor heating


BEDROOM TWO
Small pane double glazed window with quarry tiled sill to the rear garden elevation. Picture rail. Bulkhead storage cupboard/wardrobe. Radiator.


BEDROOM THREE
Small pane double glazed window with quarry tiled sill to the front elevation. Picture rail. Original tiled fireplace. Radiator.


BEDROOM FOUR
Small pane double glazed window with quarry tiled sill to the front elevation. Built-in storage cupboard with shelving. Picture rail. Radiator.


FRONTAGE
A gated frontage bound by a mature hedge row to ensure privacy.
A magnificent Magnolia tree provides the main focal point and the balance of the garden is laid to lawn with ornate box hedge borders and mature shrubs.


DRIVEWAY & GARAGE
Automated gates provide vehicular access to a substantial tarmac driveway which provides off road parking for several vehicles.

A larger than average brick built garage is attached to the side of the property and this has a high vaulted ceiling, an automated door, power, light and personal door to the rear garden.



OUTBUILDINGS
A range of original brick built outbuildings are situated directly
to the rear of the garage :

GARDEN STORE : 8'11 X 8'6
Power and light.
SHED : 8'6 X 6'1
Power and light.
WORKSHOP : 8'7 X 8'2
Power and light


GARDEN
The property enjoys a beautiful west facing and private rear garden which has been professionally landscaped to comprise a substantial paved terrace across the full width of the property with steps rising to the main garden.
The terrace area incorporates a raised pond and natural fresh water well.

The main garden is hedge enclosed and laid mainly to lawn, bisected by a central gravelled pathway with rose arch. There are several trees including, most notably a mature Silver Birch.

In addition, there are various planting and seating zones including a rose garden surrounded by ornate box hedging.


BOILER ROOM
Situated to the southern side of the property is a brick built boiler house housing the gas boiler.

PLEASE NOTE
The current vendors have submitted a Planning Application for a two storey extension to the northern side of the property and if successful will permit the development of two further bedrooms and bathroom.

FEATURES
GARAGE WITH OUTBUILDINGS
TOWN CENTRE LOCATION
ORIGINAL ARTS & CRAFTS FEATURES
APPROACHING 1/2 ACRE PLOT

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