'Aspirational Homes' from Magenta Estate Agents showcase a substantially upgraded detached home that affords space both inside and out! With countryside walks on the doorstep, this family home is all about style and versatility... Accommodation that allows the household the freedom to enjoy living to the full. The expansive floor plan encompasses a porch with guest WC off, hall, generous lounge, spacious dining room, refitted kitchen, master bedroom with en-suite, three further double bedrooms and bathroom. Outside are landscaped wrap-around gardens, double garage and block-paved parking.
From our town-centre office on The Square, turn right onto Brook Street/B663. Turn left onto Thorpe Street. Continue onto Newtown Road. Turn left onto Rands Way then left again onto Holmes Avenue. 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 side aspect via a uPVC obscure double-glazed door into the porch which comprises uPVC obscure double-glazed windows to the front and side aspects, tiled floor, radiator, obscure double-glazed door with sidelight leading to the hall, further door leading to:
Fitted with a two-piece white suite comprising a wall-mounted wash-hand basin with mixer tap over and low-level WC, complementary wall tiling to dado height, radiator, tiled floor, uPVC obscure double-glazed window to the side aspect.
From the hall, a painted staircase rises to the first-floor landing. Further comprising ceiling coving, telephone point, tiled floor, radiator, all communicating doors to:
6.41m (21') x 3.53m (11'7") Elegant and serene, the dual-aspect lounge enjoys a contemporary polished stone fireplace with inset log-effect gas fire which draws the eye and creates a lovely focal point for the room. Additional highlights and benefits include a feature wall with patterned wallpaper, ceiling coving, TV point and uPVC double-glazed windows to the front and rear aspects. The lounge is open-plan to:
4.74m (15'7") x 2.87m (9'5") max. The light and airy dining room affords space for an 8-seater dining table and, like the lounge, also enjoys a feature wall with patterned wallpaper, in addition to ceiling coving, tiled floor, radiator and uPVC double-glazed sliding patio doors which give access to the rear garden.
3.47m (11'5") x 2.75m (9') The kitchen has been refitted with a range of Shaker-style wall and base units in an on-trend neutral cashmere colour; the gloss black 'mirror chip' laminate worktops and matching upstands afford a sleek contrast. The kitchen more fully comprises a Smeg 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap over and black glass sliding chopping boards, space for range-style cooker with chimney extractor hood over, integrated dishwasher, integrated wine cooler, recess for American-style freestanding fridge/freezer, concealed wall-mounted Potterton boiler, ceiling coving, tiled floor, uPVC double-glazed window to the front aspect, uPVC obscure double-glazed door to the side aspect providing access to the rear garden.
With painted balustrade, access to the loft space, ceiling coving, built-in airing cupboard housing the hot-water tank and linen shelving, all communicating doors to:
2.95m (9'8") x 2.05m (6'9")(excl. Storage space and excl. Door recess). Beautifully presented, the master bedroom enjoys a feature wall, built-in wardrobe providing hanging and storage space, ceiling coving, radiator, uPVC double-glazed window to the front aspect, door leading to:
En-suite Shower Room
The en suite has been refitted by the present owners, and now oozes 'hotel-chic' style. The fitted bathroom furniture is finished in gloss grey and provides useful storage space whilst also incorporating a semi-recessed basin with mixer tap over, and back-to-wall WC with concealed cistern, further comprising a shower cubicle with fitted 'rain' shower and handset, complementary mosaic-style wall tiling to the full ceiling height, extractor fan, shaver point, tiled floor, heated towel rail, uPVC obscure double-glazed window to the front aspect.
2.81m (9'3") x 2.81m (9'3") A double bedroom affording a feature wallpapered wall, built-in wardrobe providing hanging and storage space, ceiling coving, radiator and uPVC double glazed window to the front aspect.
3.56m (11'8") max x 2.67m (8'9") max. Another double bedroom affording a feature wallpapered wall, built-in wardrobe providing hanging and storage space, ceiling coving, radiator and uPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect.
2.67m (8'9") x 2.54m (8'4") A fourth double bedroom affording a feature wallpapered wall, built-in wardrobe providing hanging and storage space, ceiling coving, radiator and uPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect.
The family bathroom has also been refitted and now enjoys a gloss white combination vanity and toilet unit with black glass basin and waterfall mixer tap, panelled bath with waterfall mixer tap and fitted 'rain' shower over, shower screen with towel rail, complementary wall tiling to the full ceiling height, tiled floor, chrome finish flat panel radiator, uPVC obscure double-glazed window to the rear aspect.
From the driveway, steps, flanked by manicured lawns, lead down to the main entrance to the home; planted borders with inset garden lights enhance the space. Block-paved patios either side of the porch offer seating areas which enjoy a good degree of privacy. There is also the benefit of outside lighting and gated pedestrian access to the rear garden.
Fully enclosed by timber fencing, the well-maintained rear garden feels open and welcoming; now a verdant and relatively low maintenance outdoor space with ample block-paved seating areas - perfect for al fresco entertaining on a warm summer's day. A manicured lawn, with mature blossom tree, wraps around the side of the property, where there is hardstanding for a shed.
Side garden with hardstanding for a shed and decking.
Garage and Parking
The property benefits from a double garage with dual up-and-over doors. In addition to the parking afforded by the garage, there is also a recently laid block-paved driveway which offers off-street parking for two cars.