Property of the month: The Glades, Woodford Green
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Want a property with the ‘wow’ factor? Look no further than The Glade, a fabulous family home located on the prestigious Knighton Estate
The perfect property for a family looking for something extra special, The Glade sits on one of Woodford’s most prestigious roads and is one not to be missed when out on your daily walk.
This beautiful five-bedroom home has been cleverly designed from the outset, with blossoming flower beds greeting you up the driveway to the impressive front of the house.
Through the front door you’re welcomed into a large entrance hall leading to a spacious reception room awash with natural light and a feature fireplace tying the room together.
The Glade is within walking distance of Woodford and Roding Valley Central Line stations, which give you easy access into the city. Families looking for schools are also well catered for with many private and state schools close by, including the outstanding Wells Primary School.
The present owners have cleverly refurbished the kitchen and dining room area to create an impressive central room, offering plenty of space as the perfect family hub. The room has had a modern makeover, with a brick wall effect adding to the room’s character.
Bi-folding doors from both the kitchen and living room open up onto the well-manicured garden, and if that’s not enough space for you, then it will help that this premier location benefits from being on the cusp of Epping Forest, offering plenty of outdoor activities.
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The first floor offers four bedrooms, all with built-in storage and two bedrooms benefiting from en-suites, plus a family bathroom. The top floor is home to the master bedroom offering over 20ft by 20ft of space and has an en-suite bathroom, walk-in dressing room and bi-folding doors to a Juliet balcony.
Living in the Knighton Estate pops you in the London Borough of Redbridge and also forms the part of Buckhurst Hill to the eastern side of the Central Line. The Knighton & Monkhams Estates are an affluent area consisting mainly of large, detached homes.
Monkhams was originally a country estate between Woodford and Chigwell in what was then rural Essex. In the late 19th century, the area contained a country house, which was owned by West Ham founder Arnold Hills.
This charming home is ready for you to move in and make your own, sitting in the perfect location it is ideal for a growing family with outstanding schools, excellent local amenities and good transport links making this the ideal place to have as your next home.
The Glades is on the market for £1,450,000 with Portico
461 High Road, Woodford Green IG8 0XE; 020 8559 2110; portico.com