Clayhall Road, Kensworth, Bedfordshire, LU6
Family farmhouse in landscaped gardens with detached annexe
Dating back to 1845, Old Farm blends large open plan spaces with the charm and character of a period home, offering 5 bedrooms and set within a plot of 1.25 acres with landscaped gardens and annexe. EPC rating E. Set in the semi-rural location of Kensworth, this period home has an abundance of features including exposed beams, herringbone parquet floor and inglenook fireplace with wood burner. Brimming with character and charm, a generous double aspect open plan living/dining room has bespoke wood panelling, reclaimed stone fireplace and triple bay windows. The spacious kitchen/dining room with vaulted ceiling is well appointed with an Aga, a mixture of granite and wooden work surfaces, Butler sink and large larder and opens via two sets of French doors onto the rear terrace. Upstairs, the master bedroom is indulgent, with dressing area and en suite bathroom with dual basins, large shower and free-standing roll top bath. This balances against 4 further double bedrooms, 3 with views over the gardens, family bathroom and separate shower room. A driveway leads to the rear of the property where there is a large parking area and access to a double garage which in turn has a well-appointed 2 bedroom annexe above, complete with study, bathroom and a balcony looking over the gardens. The gardens have been professionally landscaped and comprise of a large area of lawn surrounded by flowerbeds of cottage style planting and shrubs, dew pond, vegetable garden, orchard, meadow, bog garden and central seating area complete with wisteria clad pergola. Outbuildings include a summerhouse, greenhouse and large shed.