Bushmead Avenue, Bedford

5 Bed Detached House

£1,300,000 Under Offer

Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms 4 Reception Rooms 4 View Floorplan Property Video View Brochure

About this property

Key Features
  • Excellent Location
  • Off-Street Parking
  • Renovated
  • Solar Panels
  • Large Garden
  • Five Double Bedrooms
  • Home Gym

Ground Floor

As you enter the house, you will find a spacious hallway with stairs leading to the first floor. To the left of the hallway is a large open sitting room with original exposed flooring and a log-burning stove. This room offers stunning views to both the front and rear of the property and has direct access to an open-plan kitchen diner.

The garage has been converted into another reception room that is currently used as a gym this room also has underfloor heating and a window to the front. Lastly, the dining room is located at the rear of the property and provides fantastic open-plan living within the kitchen and dining area.

The kitchen features a variety of floor and wall-mounted high-gloss units, including a Siemens oven, grill, and microwave, an induction hob with extractor, a Fisher and Paykel dishwasher, an instant boiling water tap and a waste disposal unit. The large central island has quartz work surfaces that match the other work surfaces in the kitchen. The kitchen also benefits from underfloor heating, making it a very welcoming and sociable space.

The dining area is further enhanced by bi-folding doors leading to the rear garden. There is a significant utility space with the same high-gloss units and quartz work surfaces, providing sufficient space for a washing machine and tumble dryer. Additionally, there is another utility room with storage space and the heating system. A downstairs WC and study are located at the front of the property, complete with a gas-fired stove.

First and Second Floor

On the first floor of the house, there are four double bedrooms, two of which have ensuite shower rooms. The master bedroom is situated at the back of the house and overlooks the garden. It has a walk-in wardrobe and a laundry chute that leads to the utility below.The ensuite shower room is equipped with wall and floor-mounted tiling, his and her sinks, and modern sanitary ware.

Bedroom Three is located at the front of the house and boasts two sets of built-in wardrobes, an ensuite shower room, and a hidden study area that can be used for extra storage if needed. Bedroom four is situated at the front of the house, and bedroom five is at the rear.These two rooms share a large four-piece family bathroom, which features wall and floor-mounted tiling, modern sanitary ware, and a free-standing bath.

Bedroom two is on the second floor with an ensuite shower room, this room has been very well designed featuring excellent storage, and the landing to the second floor has further storage areas there is also a laundry chute to the utility room.


The significant rear garden has been landscaped with a large patio area around the back and side of the home, there are two hot water taps and a cold-water tap, and the garden has well-stocked borders with established trees.

The garden has direct access to the Wade Gery Paddock which is used exclusively by several houses in the local area. The current owners have invested heavily in lighting in the garden and the creation of a small pond and garden shed.

The front of the house has a gravelled driveway and space for three cars. In recent years the owners have installed solar panels to the property and have installed a car charging point.

The property is in the Castle Quarter which has a variety of shops including coffee shops, a supermarket and public houses and restaurants. Russell Park and The Embankment are also within walking distance.

The mainline railway station is approximately 1 mile away and has services to St Pancras International taking 41 minutes. Bedford has a large range of shops. The property is in catchment for Castle Newnham School which is rated as Outstanding by Ofsted, and there are also the Harpur Trust and other independent schools.