5 bed House - Detached in Baldock Road, Royston (sold)


A rare opportunity to purchase this quite stunning detached residence, in this highly sought after location just half a mile from Royston town centre and with stunning views over Royston Heath. The property has been updated in parts, but is also in need of certain amount of TLC, and offers a wealth of potential for the right buyer.<br/><br/>The property comprises entrance porch that leads to a spacious and light entrance hall with open fireplace, five reception rooms including living room and dining rooms to the front of the home, large study, sitting room and conservatory. The kitchen is to the rear of the property, overlooking the gardens, and in turn leads to the utility room. There is a downstairs shower room, positioned perfectly for use together with the outside swimming pool. To the first floor there is a landing, five double bedrooms, with an en-suite to the master, family bathroom and stairs to the second floor, where two loft rooms, and a storage room are found.<br/><br/>Outside to the front, the property is set back from the road, and privacy is offered by way of cast iron gates and mature hedgerow. The driveway offers parking for several vehicles, and leads to the side of the property, double garage with studio above, and attractive gardens that are mainly laid to lawn, but also benefit from a wealth of mature shrubs and trees. The patio area has been attractively designed and incorporates the swimming pool, summer house and pump house. The terrace, at the rear entrance to the property, is paved and covered by a pergola. <br/><br/>Royston is a popular market town that lies to the North East of Hertfordshire, close to the Cambridgeshire boundary. As well as having a vibrant town centre, with a wealth of popular restaurants and quaint shops, Royston offers a of attractive sights for the visitor including the Heath and Wimpole hall estate. Royston is also positioned well for the commuter, being a 30 minute drive from Cambridge and a 45 minute train journey to London Kings Cross.

Entrance porch
With Entrance door to front aspect, door to:

Entrance hall
With Mullion windows to front aspect, open fireplace, wood flooring, stairs to first floor landing, door to:

Dining room 6.05m x 3.76m
With box bay Mullion window to front aspect, radiator, wooden flooring.

Kitchen 5.92m x 3.76m
With Mullion windows to side and rear aspects, fitted with a matching range of wall and base units with 'butcher block' work top space over, mounted Butler sink into granite worktop, integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge/freezer, free standing range cooker with extractor over, central island with granite worktop and storage under, wooden flooring, radiator, door to:

Utility room 5.05m x 2.72m
With Mullion window and entrance door to side aspect, inset stainless steal sink & drainer, tiled flooring, radiator, door to pantry and door to storage/boot cupboard.

Living room 6.81m x 5.11m
Accessed from the entrance hall, with box bay Mullion window to front & side aspects, marble mantel & surround with multi fuel burner, two radiators.

Study 5.16m x 3.33m
With Mullion window to side aspect, radiator, wooden flooring, radiator, door to:

Sitting room 6.25m x 5.00m
A triple aspect room with Mullion windows to side & rear aspects, and French doors to side aspect, wooden flooring, radiator, with french doors to conservatory.

Conservatory 8.66m x 7.19m
Of timber and glass construction, tiled floor, french doors to garden.

Shower room
Accessed from inner hallway, which in turn is accessed from the entrance hall. Fitted with a three piece suite comprising shower cubicle, wash hand basin, low level W.C. The room is well positioned for access to the outdoor swimming pool.

An L shaped landing with stairs leading from the entrance hall, Mullion windows to front and side aspects, stairs to second floor landing

Bedroom one 6.12m x 5.03m
With Mullion window to rear aspect, generous fitted wardrobes, radiator, door to

En-suite 3.35m x 3.30m
With Mullion window to side aspect, fitted with an immaculate, part tiled, four piece suite comprising roll top bath, one-and-a-half shower cubicle, vanity wash hand basin, low level W.C, extractor fan, radiator.

Bedroom two 5.31m x 3.81m
With Mullion windows to front and side aspect, built in wardrobes, radiator.

Bedroom three 5.31m x 3.78m
With Mullion windows to front and side aspects, storage cupboard, radiator.

Bedroom four 4.09m x 3.78m
With Mullion window to rear aspect, built in wardrobe, large storage cupboard, radiator.

Bedroom five 4.37m x 3.33m
(Maximum measurements taken) With Mullion window to front aspect, radiator.

Bathroom 3.15m x 2.90m
With Mullion window to rear aspect, fitted with an immaculate, part tiled, four piece suite comprising whirlpool corner bath,shower cubicle, vanity wash hand basin, low level W.C, large airing cupboard, extractor fan, radiator.

Second floor
With stairs leading from the first floor landing, doors to:

Loft room one 4.01m x 3.35m

Loft room two 2.97m x 2.57m

The property is accessed off Baldock Road, through electronic cast iron gates. Once through the gates, you are greeted by a driveway that offers ample off road parking and leads to both the front entrance, and the side of the property.

The rear garden is accessed from the end of the driveway and is mainly laid to lawn, with a variety of mature beds, trees and shrubs. There is also a large patio, outdoor swimming pool and summer house.

Finally to the side there is access to the double garage. This is a very spacious structure that could well lend itself to conversion for a home business or perhaps an annex.

Double garage 9.83m x 9.55m
With power & lighting, stairs leading to:

First floor studio 9.40m x 6.15m
With window to front aspect, perfect space for a home office/studio, door to W.C.

Agent notes
The property is available with the benefit of no onward chain. Council tax band G.

  • Edwardian detached property
  • Spacious accommodation throughout
  • Four reception rooms
  • Five bedrooms
  • Huge potential
  • Attractive gardens
  • Large garage and studio
  • No onward chain
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