4 Bed Detached House  Under-Offer  Lakes Court  Stanstead Abbotts  Hertfordshire  SG12  - £1,200,000

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PROPERTY INSIGHT A striking and beautifully presented Georgian style four bedroom family house built in the early 1990's within the private grounds of the former Georgian Country property known as St Margaretsbury House which along with the original stable block has now been converted to create nine properties in this unique and private location on the outskirts of Stanstead Abbotts.


STEP INSIDE Lakes Court is approached along a tree lined driveway at the end of which large automatic gates open into this private and mature secluded mews style setting.

The front door is sheltered by a Palladian style porch and opens into a lovely large hallway with stairs leading up to the first floor and doors opening to the principle rooms and a downstairs cloakroom.

The kitchen/breakfast room is a particular feature of this impressive home. It is open plan to, and complimented by the lovely glazed breakfast/garden room which allows light to flood into the kitchen. Comprehensively fitted with a range of units which are topped with a tasteful black granite worktop and a large central island with sunken butler sink. An attractive mock chimney recess provides space for a range cooker and the is an integrated wine cooler. The breakfast/garden room enjoys windows on three aspects and doors opening onto the garden. The utility room is off the kitchen, is well fitted with a butler sink, base and wall units, granite worktops and a door into the garden.

The lounge is a wonderful room ideal for the family to enjoy and for entertaining. A large bay window draws the eye with French door onto the garden. A feature fireplace with stone hearth adds to the ambience of the room. Adjoining the lounge and entered through double doors is the study/playroom with French doors to the front of the house. Across the hallway is the dining room, another bright rom with French doors to the front.

Moving upstairs there is a bright and spacious landing off which are the bedrooms all of which are doubles. There is also luxurious family shower room off the landing. The principle bedroom overlooks the rear of the property with its French doors opening onto a small roof terrace overlooking the garden. Off the principle bedroom is also a recently remodelled en-suite bathroom which has been finished to a very high standard.


STEP OUTSIDE Approached at the front by its own driveway that leads to the detached double garage with twin doors, light and power.

The front garden is attractively landscaped and laid mainly to lawn with hedging, herbaceous borders, trees and a pathway leads to the gated sideway.

The rear garden is quite lovely with a high wall to the rear boundary that was once the wall to the orchard. To the rear of the house is a sizable patio beyond which the lawn extends with well stocked and attractively planted boarders full of flowers, mature shrubs and climbers including a fig tree, two pear trees, box hedges and Japanese maple.

LOCATION Stanstead Abbotts is a bustling and popular village with a café style society having a good range of local shops, public houses and restaurants. Stanstead Abbotts is in the heart of the lea valley conservation area with the river running through the village and beautiful walks, cycle routes and bridleways in the surrounding countryside.

St Margaret's station, which is within easy walking distance, offers commuter services to London's Liverpool Street in approximately 40 minutes.

Excellent road links are available via the A10, A414 and M25.

First class schooling is found in the local area with Haileybury, St Edmunds, Duncombe and Heathmount all being within easy reach.
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