GREAT PROJECT: Standon, Herts

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3

Offering a fantastic potential, this property offers a blank canvas for those seeking a project with abundant opportunities for renovation, modernisation or further development, subject to the usual planning consents.

Situated in a quiet, tucked away position, yet within close proximity of the picturesque village High Street of Standon, this single storey residence is now ready for its next chapter and is available to the open market for the first time in many years.

Sitting on just under a half acre plot and approached by a long driveway, the bungalow is set well back from the road. The mature grounds incorporate a large detached garage with inspection pit and an additional timber framed outbuilding,

The current accommodation offers: Reception hall, living Room, dining room, conservatory, kitchen, three bedrooms, family bathroom and separate shower room. There is also a large, fully boarded loft space (accessed via a fixed ladder) with two dormer windows.


Standon is a sought after village situated just to the north of Ware that is accessed by the A10 bypass providing easy accessibility to a main-line railway station within 10/15 minutes. The property is also ideally situated to give access to London Stansted Airport (approx. 11 miles) and stations at Bishops Stortford and Ware (approx 6 miles) both providing services into London Liverpool Street.

Standon has is a pretty village High Street that is within a comfortable walking distance with a variety of family run businesses including a village store/ sub post office, butchers, bakers, parish church, and two public houses. Open countryside is on the door step with many footpaths leading in to the Ash Valley and Standon Lordship.

The adjoining village of Puckeridge features a village shop, pharmacy and two public houses together with recreational grounds, a community centre, health centre and regarded first and middle schools.

Pearces Farm Shop on the outskirts of the village has an excellent cafe and offers pick-your-own fruit in the summer.


Front door opening to:

Reception Hall

With doors off to all rooms. Electric storage heater.

Living Room

4.29m x 3.37m (14'0 x 11'0 )

Double glazed window to front. Electric fire suite. Electric storage heater. Wide bi-folding doors opening to:

Dining Room

3.42m x 3.35m (11'2 x 10'11 )

Double doors and window opening onto the conservatory. Electric storage heater,. Door to kitchen.


3.71m x 2.32m (12'2 x 7'7 )

Of Upvc double glazed construction with double doors opening to the front garden.


5.15m x 3.06m (16'10 x 10'0 )

Dual aspect double glazed windows to side and rear. Range of wall and base units. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Spaces for appliances. Electric storage heater. Door to:

Rear Lobby

Door to a walk in 'pantry'. Tiled floor. With door to a glazed 'lean to' which in turn leads to outside.

Bedroom One

3.39m x 3.23m (11'1 x 10'7 )

Two double glazed window to front. Electric storage heater. Built-in bedroom furniture.

Bedroom Two

3.29m x 2.97m (10'9 x 9'8 )

Upvc double glazed window to side. Electric storage heater. Built-in bedroom furniture.

Bedroom Three

3.29m x 2.14m (10'9 x 7'0 )

Double glazed window to side. Electric storage heater.


Panel enclosed bath. Vanity wash hand basin. Mid-flush w.c. Recessed storage cupboard. Frosted double glazed window.

Separate Shower Room

Fully tiled shower cubicle fitted with an electric shower. Glazed screen, Extractor fan.


The loft is accessed via a hatch in the hall with a static wooden ladder. The loft spans the majority of the property, predominantly divided into two sections. It is boarded with light connected. There are also two dormer style windows to the rear aspect.


The bungalow sits back on a slightly elevated plot which measures just under half an acre. Approached via a gated access, the driveway leads right up to the property and there is parking for several vehicles. There are lawn areas, interspersed with mature flower and shrub beds, apple and pear trees, two greenhouses and timber sheds.

Also within the grounds is a large detached garage and a timber framed outbuilding.

Detached Garage

13.39m 4.79 (43'11 15'8 )

Up and over door for vehicles plus pedestrian door. Concrete floor with inspection pit. Workroom to the rear.Power and light connected.


6.35m x 3.80m (20'9 x 12'5 )

Timber framed construction with concrete floor. Double doors. Power and light connected.


Mains services are connected: mains water, sewerage, electric heating. (No gas to the property)

Broadband & mobile phone coverage can be checked at

01920 412600

Oliver Minton

14 High Street , Stanstead Abbotts , Hertfordshire , SG12 8AB

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