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3 bedroom semi detached house for sale

Portland Road, Bishop's Stortford, CM23

£550,000

Key features

3 bedrooms
Three reception rooms
2 driveway parking spaces
120ft rear garden
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Intercounty Bishop's Stortford

01279 757250

  • EPC Band F
  • Extended Semi Detached Character Home
  • Town Center Location
  • Accommodation Over Three Floors
  • Three Double Bedrooms
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Utility/Wc
  • 2 Driveway Parking Spaces
  • 120ft Rear Garden

Rarely available an impressively proportioned three double bedroom Victorian semi-detached character family home ideally located in the heart of the town centre, within a very short walking distance of the mainline train station and the High Street. Spacious internal accommodation is spread over three floors comprising entrance hallway, lounge, dining room, kitchen, utility room and ground floor cloakroom whilst on the first floor there are two double bedrooms, study and family bathroom with a third double bedroom on the second floor. Externally the property enjoys a very generous rear garden approx 120 ft in length and two off street driveway parking spaces to the front. EPC Band F.

From the office in North Street turn right, at the traffic lights turn left into Bridge Street, at the mini roundabout right, at the next roundabout turn right into Dane Street following the one way system round and keeping to the left. Proceed over the river, at the traffic lights proceed straight over into New Town Road, after about 200m turn right into Portland Road and the property can be found on the left hand side.

Further Rooms
Entrance Hall Show info
Entrance Hall
Hard wood front door with inset opaque glazed panels and courtesy lighting leads to entrance hallway with exposed timber floorboards and staircase rising to first floor accommodation.
Lounge 14' 8" (into bay) x 11' 10" (max) 4.47m (into bay) x 3.61m (max) Show info
Lounge
14' 8" (into bay) x 11' 10" (max) | 4.47m (into bay) x 3.61m (max)
Spacious bright and airy room with feature original open hearth fireplace with tiled insert and tiled hearth, original sash bay window to front, exposed timber floorboards, radiator, TV point, decorative coving to ceiling.
Dining Room 11' 10" x 10' 10" 3.61m x 3.3m Show info
Dining Room
11' 10" x 10' 10" | 3.61m x 3.3m
Feature open hearth fireplace with wooden mantle red brick surround and raised tile hearth, built in storage cupboards to side, multi pained glazed doorway and original sash window to side, exposed timber floorboards, radiator, useful built in under stairs storage cupboard.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room 16' 8" x 7' 0" 5.08m x 2.13m Show info
Kitchen / Breakfast Room
16' 8" x 7' 0" | 5.08m x 2.13m
Fitted with a range of base and eye level units incorporating cupboards and drawers with complimentary wooden work surface, inset one-and-a-quarter bowl stainless steel sink, monobloc mixer taps, built in oven, inset four ring gas hob, decorative chimney style extractor fan, integrated fridge freezer, built in breakfast bar, two windows and part glazed doorway to side, part slate and part timber flooring, radiator, part ceramic tiles to walls.
Utility Room 7' 6" x 4' 4" 2.29m x 1.32m Show info
Utility Room
7' 6" x 4' 4" | 2.29m x 1.32m
Plumbing and spaces for dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer, useful built in full height storage cupboard, slate tile flooring, window to rear and doorway to ground floor cloakroom.
Cloakroom / WC Show info
Cloakroom / WC
Fitted with a low level WC, slate tile flooring, opaque window to rear.
First Floor Landing Show info
First Floor Landing
Exposed timber floorboards, staircase rising to second floor accommodation.
Bedroom 1 11' 10" x 11' 10" (max) 3.61m x 3.61m (max) Show info
Bedroom 1
11' 10" x 11' 10" (max) | 3.61m x 3.61m (max)
Spacious double bedroom with open hearth cast iron fireplace with wooden surround, tiled insert and stone hearth, two original sash windows to front, built in wardrobe, exposed timber floorboards, radiator.
Bedroom 2 10' 10" x 7' 10" 3.3m x 2.39m Show info
Bedroom 2
10' 10" x 7' 10" | 3.3m x 2.39m
Double bedroom with original sash window to rear, radiator.
Second Floor Landing
Second Floor Bedroom 3 13' 1" x 8' 4" 3.99m x 2.54m Show info
Second Floor Bedroom 3
13' 1" x 8' 4" | 3.99m x 2.54m
Good size double bedroom, radiator, TV point, doorway access to useful eaves storage space, original sash window to front enjoying far reaching views over the rooftops of Bishops Stortford.
Study 9' 10" x 6' 10" 3m x 2.08m Show info
Study
9' 10" x 6' 10" | 3m x 2.08m
Feature exposed red brick chimney breast incorporating cast iron open hearth fireplace with wooden surround and stone hearth, built in desk, airing cupboard housing insulated hot water cylinder and central heating boiler and slated shelving, exposed timber floorboards, original sash window to side.
Bathroom / WC 10' 4" x 6' 6" 3.15m x 1.98m Show info
Bathroom / WC
10' 4" x 6' 6" | 3.15m x 1.98m
Fitted with a four piece suite comprising fully tiled shower cubicle with sliding glazed shower doors, panel sided bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, split flush low level WC, pedestal mounted hand wash basin, tiled splash backs, heated towel rail, exposed timber floorboards, original sash window to side, inset spotlights to ceiling.
Outside Show info
Outside
To the front of the property there is off street driveway parking for two vehicles with gated pedestrian access at the side of the property leading to the rear garden. The rear garden is a particular feature of the property stretching to approx 120 ft in length, the like of which is rarely available in the town centre. Paved patio stretches round from the side to the rear of the property and is laid out over several levels with a wooden log store, courtesy lighting and outside tap. Steps up to the remainder of the garden which is predominantly laid to lawn with well stocked flower and shrub borders, substantial wooden garden shed and the garden is bounded by wooden screen fencing with mature hedging providing a high degree of seclusion.
Local Authority Show info
Local Authority
East Herts Council - Tax Band D

IMPORTANT NOTE TO PURCHASERS:

We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.

Further Rooms
Entrance Hall Show info
Entrance Hall
Hard wood front door with inset opaque glazed panels and courtesy lighting leads to entrance hallway with exposed timber floorboards and staircase rising to first floor accommodation.
Lounge 14' 8" (into bay) x 11' 10" (max) 4.47m (into bay) x 3.61m (max) Show info
Lounge
14' 8" (into bay) x 11' 10" (max) | 4.47m (into bay) x 3.61m (max)
Spacious bright and airy room with feature original open hearth fireplace with tiled insert and tiled hearth, original sash bay window to front, exposed timber floorboards, radiator, TV point, decorative coving to ceiling.
Dining Room 11' 10" x 10' 10" 3.61m x 3.3m Show info
Dining Room
11' 10" x 10' 10" | 3.61m x 3.3m
Feature open hearth fireplace with wooden mantle red brick surround and raised tile hearth, built in storage cupboards to side, multi pained glazed doorway and original sash window to side, exposed timber floorboards, radiator, useful built in under stairs storage cupboard.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room 16' 8" x 7' 0" 5.08m x 2.13m Show info
Kitchen / Breakfast Room
16' 8" x 7' 0" | 5.08m x 2.13m
Fitted with a range of base and eye level units incorporating cupboards and drawers with complimentary wooden work surface, inset one-and-a-quarter bowl stainless steel sink, monobloc mixer taps, built in oven, inset four ring gas hob, decorative chimney style extractor fan, integrated fridge freezer, built in breakfast bar, two windows and part glazed doorway to side, part slate and part timber flooring, radiator, part ceramic tiles to walls.
Utility Room 7' 6" x 4' 4" 2.29m x 1.32m Show info
Utility Room
7' 6" x 4' 4" | 2.29m x 1.32m
Plumbing and spaces for dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer, useful built in full height storage cupboard, slate tile flooring, window to rear and doorway to ground floor cloakroom.
Cloakroom / WC Show info
Cloakroom / WC
Fitted with a low level WC, slate tile flooring, opaque window to rear.
First Floor Landing Show info
First Floor Landing
Exposed timber floorboards, staircase rising to second floor accommodation.
Bedroom 1 11' 10" x 11' 10" (max) 3.61m x 3.61m (max) Show info
Bedroom 1
11' 10" x 11' 10" (max) | 3.61m x 3.61m (max)
Spacious double bedroom with open hearth cast iron fireplace with wooden surround, tiled insert and stone hearth, two original sash windows to front, built in wardrobe, exposed timber floorboards, radiator.
Bedroom 2 10' 10" x 7' 10" 3.3m x 2.39m Show info
Bedroom 2
10' 10" x 7' 10" | 3.3m x 2.39m
Double bedroom with original sash window to rear, radiator.
Second Floor Landing
Second Floor Bedroom 3 13' 1" x 8' 4" 3.99m x 2.54m Show info
Second Floor Bedroom 3
13' 1" x 8' 4" | 3.99m x 2.54m
Good size double bedroom, radiator, TV point, doorway access to useful eaves storage space, original sash window to front enjoying far reaching views over the rooftops of Bishops Stortford.
Study 9' 10" x 6' 10" 3m x 2.08m Show info
Study
9' 10" x 6' 10" | 3m x 2.08m
Feature exposed red brick chimney breast incorporating cast iron open hearth fireplace with wooden surround and stone hearth, built in desk, airing cupboard housing insulated hot water cylinder and central heating boiler and slated shelving, exposed timber floorboards, original sash window to side.
Bathroom / WC 10' 4" x 6' 6" 3.15m x 1.98m Show info
Bathroom / WC
10' 4" x 6' 6" | 3.15m x 1.98m
Fitted with a four piece suite comprising fully tiled shower cubicle with sliding glazed shower doors, panel sided bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, split flush low level WC, pedestal mounted hand wash basin, tiled splash backs, heated towel rail, exposed timber floorboards, original sash window to side, inset spotlights to ceiling.
Outside Show info
Outside
To the front of the property there is off street driveway parking for two vehicles with gated pedestrian access at the side of the property leading to the rear garden. The rear garden is a particular feature of the property stretching to approx 120 ft in length, the like of which is rarely available in the town centre. Paved patio stretches round from the side to the rear of the property and is laid out over several levels with a wooden log store, courtesy lighting and outside tap. Steps up to the remainder of the garden which is predominantly laid to lawn with well stocked flower and shrub borders, substantial wooden garden shed and the garden is bounded by wooden screen fencing with mature hedging providing a high degree of seclusion.
Local Authority Show info
Local Authority
East Herts Council - Tax Band D

Energy Efficiency Rating

Very energy efficient - lower running costs

(92 plus) A
(81 - 91) B
(69 - 80) C
(55 - 68) D
(39 - 54) E
(21 - 38) F
(1 - 20) G

Not energy efficient - higher running costs

Current

33

Potential

75

CO2 Rating

Very energy efficient - lower running costs

(92 plus) A
(81 - 91) B
(69 - 80) C
(55 - 68) D
(39 - 54) E
(21 - 38) F
(1 - 20) G

Not energy efficient - higher running costs

Current

27

Potential

69

Key features

3 bedrooms
Three reception rooms
2 driveway parking spaces
120ft rear garden
Sold

Contact us today

Intercounty Bishop's Stortford

01279 757250

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