Marsh Lane, Milton Ernest

5 Bed Detached House

£950,000 Under Offer

Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms 3 Reception Rooms 2 View Floorplan Property Video View Brochure

About this property

Key Features
  • Double Garage
  • Character Features
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Private Location
  • Barn Conversion
  • Underfloor Heating

Ground Floor

The property is perfect for entertaining, thanks to its multiple access points. To the right-hand side of the barn there is a single door and a set of French doors that open onto a spacious kitchen/breakfast room. This room features recently painted floor and wall-mounted farmhouse-style shaker units, a large central island with granite work surfaces and a sink, and a four-door gas AGA with a two-door module. Additionally, the kitchen boasts a zoned underfloor heating system and double patio doors leading to the patio ideal for entertaining in the warmer months. The vaulted ceilings and American Oak beams create a stunning sense of space. A large dresser with oak worktops further enhances the kitchen. Adjacent to the kitchen is a sizable utility room with floor-mounted units and quartz work surfaces, wall mounted clothes driers and a door providing direct access to the double garage. 

Leading from the kitchen an inner hallway with access to a downstairs WC, the dining room and the rest of the property's accommodation. The dining room is a generous size with exposed brickwork and beams as well as views over the rolling countryside. There is a space off the dining room ideal for a small home office or a children's playroom. this room has exposed stonework and a central oak beam, this room could very easily be utilised as a playroom. 

The centre point of the home is a stunning sitting room with beautiful full height vaulted ceilings with exposed beams as well as a floor-to-ceiling glass window that overlooks the patio area. This room has a large log-burning stove with an oak mantel piece and exposed galleried landing space above which leads to the master bedroom.  

There is a further reception room which is currently used as the fourth double bedroom, this room has a four-piece jack-and-jill bathroom with a separate shower cubicle, this room also has access to the study, the study can be accessed via the inner hallway which houses the oak staircase to the first floor and a traditional front door.  

All of the downstairs benefits from under floor heating and double-glazed wooden windows, there is an excellent sense of space at Green Barns and beautiful natural light floods the rooms throughout the day.  

First Floor

The master bedroom is accessed from the main landing along the galleried landing above the sitting room. The master bedroom is an excellent size and offers a very tranquil space, this room has vaulted ceilings and exposed American Oak beams. There is a range of built-in wardrobes and a further walk-in dressing room, as well as a recently refitted ensuite which has a large walk-in shower with rainfall head, a vanity unit and towel rail.  

Bedrooms two and three are both double rooms, bedroom three has vaulted ceilings and Velux windows with bedroom two enjoying views over the countryside, these bedrooms supported by a recently refitted family bathroom.  


The property is accessed via a private gated drive and has a gravel driveway with parking for up to six cars . The gardens are enclosed by mature hedges and character stone walls that are in keeping with the barn. There is a private lawned area with mature trees enabling extra privacy. The patio area is perfectly is located to the front of the house making it ideal for entertaining. This space has a low stone wall and mature shrubs. There is an outbuilding that could be utilised as further storage or a workshop if required. The double garage is currently used as a gym but would easily fit two cars.   


In Milton Ernest, there are several local amenities including a lower school, a hotel/public house/restaurant, a church, a village hall, and a garden center. The garden center also has a Post Office, general store, and a coffee shop. The village has a regular bus service to Bedford, which is 4.5 miles away. Bedford has the Harpur Trust schools and rail services to St. Pancras International, taking 41 minutes. Nearby, there are meadow and river walks, as well as another regular bus service in the village.