Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3HT

£1,350,000 Fixed Price
  • Ref: CAE210004
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: Sold STC
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Reception Rooms: 4
  • Parking: Double Garage
  • Outside Space: South Facing Garden
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Summary

For the first time in nearly 20 years, The Wilkinson Partnership are pleased to bring to the market this extended, five-bedroom family home located on the highly sought after Plantation Road with its leafy residential atmosphere, moments from Rushmere Country Park and Leighton Buzzard Golf Club as well as easy acces to the mainline staion with links to London Euston. The living accommodation offers 3500 sq ft over two floors comprising 4 reception rooms, kitchen breakfast room, utility room, 5 bedrooms with 3 ensuites and the detached double garage has upstairs accommodation which has potential for a home office.
To the rear, the large sunken garden is mainly laid to lawn and surrounded by mature trees overlooked by the patio area adjacent to the house. There is an outdoor heated swimming pool. At the front of the house approched by electric gates there is ample off street parking and an additional car port.

Full Details

The Glen is an Edwardian property built in 1903 offering
character features such as attractive fireplaces, wood panels and leaded light windows. The accommodation is versatile offering the ability for the much in demand home office space or even an annexe facility for an extended family by using the room above the garage accessed by a separate door and staircase.

Situated within walking distance of Leighton Buzzard’s town centre and the mainline train station the property offers easy non-stop access to London Euston.

Approached via electric gates, there is ample off-street parking at the front for multiple cars as well as a double garage and car port.

The house offers spacious living accommodation, comprising entrance hall, cloakroom, three reception rooms, kitchen breakfast room, separate utility, dining room, conservatory, five bedrooms, three ensuites and a family bathroom.

A significant and appealling feature of the plot is the mature grounds set around the house which offer different areas for relaxing and entertaining or ideal playing areas for children. The rear sunken lawn is surrounded by shrubs and a variety of tall trees which provide a backdrop and screen the property and offer privacy. From the raised sunny patio adjoining the house the view of the garden and outdoor heated swimming pool can be enjoyed.


Entrance hall: Marble tiled floor and door to coats cupboard. Door to Cloakroom with WC and wash hand basin.

Reception 1: Double aspect windows overlooking the rear garden. Open fire with decorative fireplace. Door to dining room.

Dining Room: Ornate marble feature fireplace. Windows and glazed doors overlooking conservatory. Door to understairs cupboard and door to kitchen.

Reception 2: Bay window overlooking front forecourt and flowerbeds. Inset log burner in feature fireplace with wood panelling.

Reception 3: Double aspect windows overlooking the front of the property. Log burner with flue and door to study currently used as a home gym area.

Kitchen breakfast room: Range of eye level and base wooden units. Aga cooker, integral oven and fridge freezers. Fully tiled floor. Door to boiler/storage room.

Conservatory; tiled floor with underfloor heating and views over the rear garden.

Utility room: Housing cupboard with Megaflow tank and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Work tops and space for secondary fridge freezer.

Upstairs landing: Doors to bedrooms and landing cupboards.

Master bedroom suite: Approached by corridor from main landing the spacious bedroom has a door leading to a long walk-in dressing area with wall-to-wall cupboards.

Separate door leading to an ensuite bathroom with a free-standing claw foot bath, separate shower

Bedroom 2: Double windows overlooking the rear of the property. Door to ensuite shower with shower cubicle, low level WC and wash hand basin.

Bedroom 3: Window overlooking front of property and fitted wardrobes. Door to ensuite shower with shower cubicle, low level WC and wash hand basin

Bedroom 4: Window overlooking rear garden and fitted wardrobes

Bedroom 5: Window overlooking rear garden with a window seat. Door to storage cupboard.

Family bathroom: Off main landing with window overlooking rear garden. Bath with mixer taps and shower overhead, low level WC and wash hand basin.

The large rear sunken garden is surrounded by mature trees and mainly laid to lawn with flower beds and a compost and is overlooked by the patio adjoining the house which also enjoys the view of the outdoor heated swimming pool.