Property Spotlight: A listed early garden city cottage in Letchworth

Ridge Road, Letchworth. Picture: Putterills

Ridge Road, Letchworth. Picture: Putterills - Credit: Archant

This beautiful Grade II listed early garden city cottage was designed by Parker and Unwin architects and has recently benefitted from a programme of renovation to bring it back to its former glory.

The bathroom suite has been refitted to a high standard by the present owners. Picture: Putterills

The bathroom suite has been refitted to a high standard by the present owners. Picture: Putterills - Credit: Archant

The present owners have greatly improved the property with a replacement boiler, updated plumbing and rewiring.

Further improvements, which blend seamlessly with the original period features, include a refitted bathroom suite, Suffolk latch doors and replacement timber double glazed windows.

The spacious accommodation includes an entrance porch and generous size sitting room with open fireplace leading through to the cottage style kitchen/dining room.

The kitchen was hand built and installed by a local craftsman and the refitted bathroom includes a beautiful roll top bath.

The rear garden measures 71ft x 18ft and benefits from a westerly aspect. Picture: Putterills

The rear garden measures 71ft x 18ft and benefits from a westerly aspect. Picture: Putterills - Credit: Archant

To the first floor there are three generous bedrooms with features including open fireplaces.

Externally the rear garden measures 71ft x 18ft and benefits from a westerly aspect therefore enjoying the best of the afternoon and evening sunshine.

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The property overlooks a delightful green and is set within a tree-lined crescent of similar era cottages.

The cottage style kitchen/dining room is one of the property's most outstanding spaces. Picture: Put

The cottage style kitchen/dining room is one of the property's most outstanding spaces. Picture: Putterills - Credit: Archant

Property Facts

Ridge Road, Letchworth

Guide price: £375,000

Putterills, 01462 632 222, www.putterills.co.uk

The generous size sitting room has an open fireplace. Picture: Putterills

The generous size sitting room has an open fireplace. Picture: Putterills - Credit: Archant

The property overlooks a spacious green. Picture: Putterills

The property overlooks a spacious green. Picture: Putterills - Credit: Archant

The kitchen was hand built and installed by a local craftsman. Picture: Putterills

The kitchen was hand built and installed by a local craftsman. Picture: Putterills - Credit: Archant

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