£450,000 Guide price

3 bedroom Semi-Detached House for sale
Pig Lane, Bishop's Stortford


With a wonderful rear garden over 200ft plot and an excellent opportunity for someone to extend & remodel. Close to the River Stort & countryside. Tastefully decorated accommodation. Entrance & hall, sitting room with attractive fireplace, dining room, fitted kitchen/breakfast room, conservatory. 3 well proportioned bedrooms & bathroom with a white suite. Oil fired c/heating & replacement d/glazing. Rear garden is an impressive 210' feet in length & backs onto a towpath that runs alongside the River Stort, offering a most pleasant way of walking to the town. Garden is divided into 2 areas by a small stream. Formal garden 80' & drops down to 2nd 120' long 'riverside garden'. 30' front garden has a double-width driveway with parking for 4 cars plus single garage. This is a semi rural location only 1.5 miles from the mainline railway station & the town centre which offers an excellent range of shopping & dining establishments. Bishop's Stortford High School is approximately half a mile away & several primary schools are also easily accessible. EPC Band E.
Double Glazed Entrance Porch

Front door to

Entrance Hall

Radiator. Stairs to the first floor. Small understairs cupboard. Telephone point. Wood effect lamiante flooring. Double glazed window to the side aspect. Doors to kitchen/breakfast room and Sitting room.

Sitting Room - 3.806 x 3.353 (12'5" x 11'0")

Double glazed window to the front aspect overlooking paddocks.
Radiator. TV point. Attractive wrought iron open fireplace with marble surround and slate hearth.
Arch to dining room.

Dining Room - 2.514 x 2.325 (8'2" x 7'7")

Double glazed window to the rear aspect. Radiator. TV point. Door to kitchen/breakfast room.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 4.758/ x 2.450 (15'7"/ x 8'0")

Fitted with a range of shaker style units and granite effect work surfaces.
Stainless steel single drainer sink unit with mixer tap and cupboards below. Adjacent work surfaces with cupboards and drawers below. One double and three single eye level wall cupboards. Spaces for dishwasher, washing machine, upright fridge/freezer and cooker. Full-height larder cupboard and storage cupboard. Space for table. Cooker extractor hood. Ceramic tiled splashbacks to work surfaces. Understairs storage cupboard. Radiator. Wood effect laminate flooring. Double glazed windows to the side and rear aspects. Door to conservatory.

Conservatory - 2.682 x 2.287 (8'9" x 7'6")

Double glazed windows on side and rear aspects. Polycarbonate roof. Door to the rear garden. Radiator. Wood effect laminate flooring. Light and power connected.

First Floor Landing

Double glazed window to the side aspect. Hatch and retractable ladder to loft space which has a light connected.

Bedroom One - 3.230 x 2.713 (10'7" x 8'10")

Double glazed window to the rear aspect. Radiator. Built-in airing cupboard housing pre-lagged hot water cylinder. One single and two double fitted wardrobe cupboards.

Bedroom Two - 3.450 x 2.460 plus door recess (11'3" x 8'0" plus door recess)

Double glazed window to the front aspect. Radiator.

Bedroom Three - 2.558 x 2.505 max (8'4" x 8'2" max)

Double glazed window to the front aspect. Radiator. Bulkhead recess with fitted shelving.

Bathroom - 1.747 x 1.454 (5'8" x 4'9")

Fitted with a white suite and fully tiled walls.
Panel bath with mixer tap, hand shower attachment, Aqualisa overhead shower unit, shower rail and curtain. Vanity unit wash basin with mixer tap and cupboard below. Low level WC. Double glazed window to the rear aspect. Chrome heated towel rail.

Formal Garden

The house occupies an elevated position overlooking what we have called the formal garden.
This area of garden is approximately 80' in length.

Paved patio area. Outside light and tap. Gravel area with various rose bushes. Lawn area with well stocked flower and shrub borders. Stepping stone pathway leads down to a wooden bridge which crosses a small stream to the second part of the garden.

Wide side pedestrian access with gate to the front garden. Space for bin storage. Oil storage tank. Door to the garage.

View Of The Bridge & Stream

Riverside Garden

This area of garden is approximately 120' in length and leads towards the river.

Laid mainly to lawn with numerous shrubs and trees. Log store. Pergola with various climbing plants and space for a bench underneath. Wooden garden shed. Established hedges to both sides. Fence to the rear with gate allowing access to the towpath along the river.

River Stort

The River Stort flows past the property. There is a most pleasant thirty minute walk along the towpath to Bishop's Stortford town centre. Rushy Mead Nature Reserve which is managed by the Essex Wildlife Trust is a few minutes walk away.
The Stort Navigation as it is known extends to approximately 14 miles between Bishop's Stortford and Hoddesdon where it joins the River Lee.
It was canalised in 1769 to aid the transportation of timber and cereals along it's course.

Front Garden

Lawn area. Flower and shrub borders. Pear tree. Double-width Tarmac driveway provides parking for four cars.

Attached Garage - 5.584 x 2.451 (18'3" x 8'0")

Up and over door. Light and power connected. Door to the rear garden.
Grant oil fired central heating boiler.

Rear View of House

View To The Front Over Paddocks


Essential information on transport links, shops, hospitals & doctors plus schools with their contact details & performance ratings is available on our website: www.lednor.co.uk


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For clarification, we wish to inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these sales particulars as a general guide. We have not carried out survey, not tested the services, appliances or specific fittings and any mention of such items does not imply that they are in working order. Room sizes are approximate and should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings. Photographs are for illustration only and may depict items which are not for sale or included in the sale of the property. Any stated plot size is intended merely as a guide and has not been officially measured or verified. We have not checked the legal documents to verify the freehold/leasehold status of the property and purchaser is advised to obtain clarification from their solicitor or surveyor. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS 2003. Intending purchaser will be asked to produce identification documents and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there be no delay in agreeing the sale.


Nearest Schools

List of nearest schools to this property.

* Distances are straight line measurements.

2 Key Stage 2

Thorley Hill Primary School - 0.57 miles

4 Key Stage 4

The Bishop's Stortford High School - 0.5 miles

5 Key Stage 5

The Bishop's Stortford High School - 0.5 miles

Nearest Public Transport

List of nearest public transport to this property.

* Distances are straight line measurements.

 Train Station

Bishops Stortford Rail Station - 1.09 miles


London Stansted Airport - 4.71 miles

 Coach Station

Bishops Stortford: Holy Trinity Coach Stop - 1.34 miles

 Ferry Port

Woolwich Ferry North Pier - 24.86 miles


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Bishop's Stortford
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