A modern four bedroom detached bungalow in formal gardens and paddocks of approximately 7.5 acres, with garaging, stabling and additional equestrian facilities and outbuildings.
The property occupies a rural position and was originally constructed around 1985. It has versatile accommodation on one level and is complemented by various traditional style features and solid oak flooring. There are two separate reception rooms, one with a wood burner, the other with an open fireplace, a modern oak fitted kitchen/breakfast room, utility/boot room, cloakroom and four bedrooms. The master bedroom has an en suite shower room and there is a family bathroom. The property is accessed by a long driveway leading to an extensive gravelled parking area which gives access to the bungalow, stables, garaging and additional outbuildings. There are four loose boxes, a tack/rug room and a feeding room. They are set around a central concrete yard with a gated access with power, light and automatic drinkers which are heated in the winter. It also leads to the formal gardens, 40 x 20m manège and paddocks.
The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of modern oak units with complementary work surfaces over and space and plumbing for an electric cooker, dishwasher and a fridge/freezer. There is exposed oak effect flooring and glazed double doors to the garden.
The formal gardens are principally lawned with well stocked borders and trees, including fruit trees. There is a paved patio outside the sitting room and a further gravel seating area. Double doors from the dining room lead to a covered outside entertainment area.
Two detached brick stables have four loose boxes and tack room and feeding/rug room. There is also a hay and general storage barn and a garden machinery barn. The detached double garage has two pairs of timber doors, a mezzanine area and a tack room to the rear. The paddock area is surrounded by mature hedgerow and post and rail fencing, and opens into an enclosed tracktight manège 40 x 20m with a sand and rubber surface and drainage. There are a further three small stables with concrete around it and post and rail fencing with a gate to close if off.
Souldrop is a small village with a church, village hall and public house. It is just over a mile north of Sharnbrook where there are further facilities and Sharnbrook Upper School. The property is approximately 10 miles from Bedford station which has regular trains to London St. Pancras International taking just 47 minutes...Read full description