'Aspirational Homes' from Magenta Estate Agents showcase a superb family home situated within a sought-after cul-de-sac of just nine similar-sized properties. With amazing rear-facing views towards the local church, the property has been well-maintained throughout and benefits from numerous improvements including a refitted kitchen and conservatory. Step inside and discover a hall, cloakroom, lounge, dining room, conservatory, kitchen, master bedroom, en suite, three further bedrooms and bathroom. Outside are lawned gardens, four-car linear driveway and garage.
From our town-centre office on The Square, turn left onto High Street/B663. Continue to follow B663. Turn right onto Burystead Rise. Turn right onto Dovecote Close, whereby the property will be seen on the left-hand side, clearly identified by one of our eye-catching 'for sale' boards.
The market town of Raunds enjoys easy access to the A45 and A14 which link to the M6, M1, A1 and M11. The town enjoys a full range of shops and amenities including supermarkets, a medical centre, gp surgery, post office, schooling for all ages, restaurants and parks. The multimillion-pound development of Rushden Lakes – an exciting retail, leisure and tourism destination — continues, with a multiplex cinema opening in 2019. Mainline train services operate from Kettering, Wellingborough and Corby to London St. Pancras International with a journey time of around one hour.
Enter the property to the front aspect via a composite door with obscure double-glazed lights inset and obscure double-glazed sidelight. The hall affords a warm welcome and comprises wood-effect laminate flooring, ceiling coving, two radiators, consumer unit, wall-mounted Honeywell thermostat, staircase with stained and varnished balustrade rising to the first-floor landing, all communicating doors to:
Fitted with a two-piece suite comprising a wall-mounted wash-hand basin with period-style taps and tiled splashback, low-level WC with wooden seat, radiator, coat hanging space, wood-effect laminate flooring, sealed-unit obscure double-glazed window to the front aspect.
4.80m x 4.00m (15' 9" x 13' 1")(plus bay) The beautifully-presented lounge enjoys a feature fireplace with decorative painted fire surround and coal-effect gas fire which draws the eye and creates a lovely focal point for the room. Additional features and benefits include ceiling coving, accent wall lighting, TV and telephone points, radiator, sealed-unit double-glazed bay window to the front aspect, double doors leading to:
3.60m x 2.90m (11' 10" x 9' 6") The well-proportioned dining room affords space for a 6-seater table and chairs, ceiling coving, radiator, door leading to the kitchen, sealed-unit double-glazed door and side windows to:
2.80m x 2.60m (9' 2" x 8' 6") Flooded with natural light, the conservatory is of uPVC double-glazed construction on a brick-built base, further comprising windows to the side and rear aspects, French doors to the side aspect which open out to the rear garden, tiled floor, wall-mounted Dimplex electric heater, ceiling fan light.
3.76m x 3.33m (12' 4" x 10' 11")(max) The kitchen is fitted with a range of traditionally styled ivory wall and base units with antiqued handles and contrasting black granite-effect work surfaces over, further comprising a ceramic sink and drainer unit with mixer tap over, complementary tiling to splashbacks, built-in Brandt electric oven, built-in Brandt 4-ring gas hob with concealed multi-speed extractor fan over, space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, recessed ceiling downlights, ceiling coving, tiled floor, radiator, door to useful understairs storage cupboard, uPVC double-glazed door to the side aspect giving access to the rear garden, uPVC double-glazed window to the rear aspect which overlooks the rear garden and enjoys a lovely view of the local church.
With access to the loft space, ceiling coving, sealed-unit double-glazed window to the side aspect, built-in airing cupboard housing the hot-water cylinder and Potterton heating/water timer controls, all communicating doors to:
3.50m x 3.16m (11' 6" x 10' 4")(plus bay)(plus door recess) The master double bedroom benefits from fitted pine wardrobes providing ample hanging and storage space, feature wall with patterned wallpaper, ceiling coving, radiator, TV point, sealed-unit double-glazed bay window to the front aspect, door leading to:
The fully tiled en suite is fitted with a white suite comprising a wall-mounted wash-hand basin with period-style taps, low-level WC with wooden seat, shower cubicle with Mira mains-fed shower fitted, radiator, tiled floor, sealed-unit obscure double-glazed window to the side aspect.
3.18m x 2.65m (10' 5" x 8' 8") Affording a soothing duck-egg blue and cream decor, bedroom two is a good-sized double bedroom with ceiling coving, radiator and uPVC double-glazed window to the rear aspect.
3.22m x 2.70m (10' 7" x 8' 10") Another double bedroom with ceiling coving, radiator and sealed-unit double-glazed window to the front aspect.
2.65m x 2.09m (8' 8" x 6' 10") A single bedroom with ceiling coving, telephone point, radiator and sealed-unit double-glazed window to the rear aspect enjoying pleasant views of the church.
Fitted with a white suite comprising a pedestal wash-hand basin with period-style taps, low-level WC with wooden seat, panelled bath with period-style bath shower mixer over, complementary wall tiling to dado height, shaver point, wood-effect laminate flooring, heated towel rail, sealed-unit obscure double-glazed window to the rear aspect.
The well-maintained front garden is mainly laid to lawn with planted borders and a mature tree inset. Adjacent to the lawn is a block-paved driveway providing ample off-road parking and in turn leading to the single garage.
Fully enclosed by timber fencing, the rear garden enjoys a paved patio; a lovely place to sit with family and friends on a warm summer's evening. The remainder of the garden is laid to a combination of lawn and gravel with mature shrubs and trees inset. Further benefits include and outside tap and gated pedestrian access to the driveway and front garden.
Single garage with up-and-over door, power and light connected, part-glazed courtesy door to the rear garden.