Introducing this rarely available grade II listed, 2 bedroom cottage situated in the picturesque village of Elstow, Bedford. Exuding much historic charm, this one of a kind property boasts a wealth of exposed wall and ceiling beams along with many other attractive and original features. The ground floor briefly comprises an entrance hall enclosing a large storage cupboard and cloakroom, a spacious open plan living/dining room which then leads on to the country style kitchen. Upstairs you will find 2 good sized double bedrooms with a lovely re-fitted bathroom mixing boasting both contemporary and traditional features. Outside, there is a lovely, enclosed rear garden consisting of a small patio and a white shingled area with features slabs.
Elstow is a picturesque and village situated to the south-west of Bedford. The village boasts many historic features including a medieval church, Moot Hall Museum and Elstow Abbey. Other amenities include a village green, public house, Post Office, sports facilities and the highly regarded St Helena restaurant. Elstow provides excellent access to the A421 bypass linking the M1 (junction 13) and A1. Located only 2.3 miles from Bedford rail station, commuters can also take advantage of fast and convenient links to Luton, London St and Gatwick airport. Bedford bus station also offers direct routes to Cambridge, St Neots, Buckingham, Bicester and Oxford via the X5 bus.
Entrance Hall: The entrance is to the side of the house via a walk way. Laminate flooring. Storage cupboard with wall mounted gas boiler and coat hooks. Door to Lounge. Door to cloakroom.
Cloakroom: Window to rear aspect. Low level WC. Wall mounted wash hand basin.
Sitting Room: A welcoming and comfortable room with a window to front aspect. A wonderful feature fireplace and chimney breast currently with space for an electric flame effect log burner on a tiled hearth. Radiator. Laminate floor. Under stairs cupboard.
Dining Room: A continuation of the sitting room which is separated by the stairs rising to the first floor. Window to front aspect. Radiator. Laminate floor continuing from sitting room. Smoke alarm.
Kitchen: A spacious room with window to rear aspect and dormer style window to side aspect. Door to outside & rear garden. Fitted with a ‘Shaker style’ kitchen with a good range of floor mounted units. Wooden worktops over. Larder style cupboard. Stainless steel round bowl sink with a matching round bowl drainer with mixer tap over. Stainless steel five ring gas hob with stainless steel extractor hood above. Double electric oven. Built in dishwasher. Space for built in washing machine in floor mounted unit. Space for upright fridge/freezer. Quarry tile floor.
Landing: Smoke alarm. Door to Bedroom two. Door to inner landing leading to Bedroom one and bathroom.
Bedroom One: Window to front aspect. Radiator.
Bedroom Two: Dual aspect with window to front and to rear aspect. Radiator. Built in wardrobe.
Bathroom: Window to rear aspect. Corner bath separate hot and cold taps. Electric shower over with shower rail and curtain. Wash hand basin with a vanity unit beneath which extends to the side. Complementary tiling. Low level WC with concealed flush. Tiled floor. Chrome ladder radiator. Storage cupboard with shelving.
Rear Garden: Patio area laid with slate effect slabs leading from kitchen door. Remainder laid with white decorative shingle. Enclosed by low level painted wooden picket fencing with gate to rear. Wall mounted lamp.