11 Jul 2020
Nature is on the Doorstep in Pretty Pirton
Outside space is at the top of buyers’ requirements according to the latest research from the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), with 81% predicting a rising desire for homes with gardens and balconies and 74% seeing a growth in demand towards homes located near green spaces. Buyers looking for a new home with a spacious private garden and a beautiful countryside setting with six acres of conservation parkland within the development, will find a premium collection of 16 new homes for sale at Pryors in the quaint Hertfordshire village of Pirton.
Pryors is ideal for people looking to enjoy all the benefits of a rural lifestyle, with the added convenience of a direct train service into London Kings Cross and St Pancras International in just 35 minutes from nearby Hitchin station. Offering a range of detached and semi-detached three, four and five-bedroom homes, these properties display a variety of external finishes including a mixture of brick, render and timber cladding, creating a varied collection with traditional architectural features.
Pryors features six acres of conservation parkland for all the community to enjoy and is located on the where residents can enjoy their time both walking and investigating the local wildlife.
Kay Sheppard, Sales Director at Putterills Land and New Homes comments; “Following the COVID-19 lockdown, the Hertfordshire property market has bounced back and we have seen a strong levels of sales, with demand for new homes that are sparkling clean and never been lived in before higher than ever. With so many stunning green spaces right on the doorstep, Pryors, is a premium private bespoke scheme which we are delighted to be bringing to market on behalf of Spitfire Bespoke Homes. It really does offer a perfectly balanced lifestyle, with unique properties beautifully designed for modern living with studies for home working, large gardens and amazing green open space. Pirton is a picturesque village setting with everything first time buyers, growing families and the active retired need, whilst the nearby sought-after market town of Hitchin also offers a direct train service into the capital in just 35 minutes.”
The Radcliffe, is the recently unveiled five bedroom show home which features a traditional exterior façade and a contemporary open plan interior layout, ideal for family living. Designed to create the hub of the house, the sociable open plan kitchen includes a family area with bi-fold doors to the spacious garden and a dining area. There is also an impressive drawing room with a fireplace and French doors, whilst the study provides an ideal place for people looking to embrace working from home.
Upstairs, the master and second bedrooms each feature bespoke fitted wardrobes and a luxury en-suite shower room. There are three further spacious bedrooms and a family bathroom. The property also benefits from a double garage.
Completed to Spitfire’s Signature Specification, features at Pryors include bespoke staircases, oversized front doors, underfloor heating and electric car charging points to garages. The kitchens have been individually designed and showcase a host of premium appliances and materials and all bathrooms are complete with white contemporary Villeroy & Boch sanitary ware complemented by polished chrome Hansgrohe fittings.
The delightful village of Pirton is complete with picture-perfect thatched and Tudor cottages, a charming corner store, post office, dry cleaners and chapel library, and a thriving community. A number of local clubs and organisations offer numerous opportunities for residents to socialise, including monthly film nights, bi-monthly quiz nights and the annual Pirton Pumpkin Show, residents can enjoy a village lifestyle within easy access to London.
An ideal location for families, Pirton has its own playgroup, pre-school and primary school — which has a ‘good’ Ofsted rating. The area also benefits from a mix of excellent independent, primary and secondary schools, the majority of which are rated ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’.
Nearby Hitchin is a picturesque market town with a lively mix of shops and amenities, and numerous bars and restaurants to suit all tastes. The town boasts a busy and varied calendar of events, including the annual Hitchin Festival which attracts people from near and far with its blend of culture, performances and talks. There’s also a monthly farmers’ market featuring an array of delicious local produce.
For those commuting into the capital, Pryors is an exceptional choice with commute times from Hitchin train station into London Kings Cross and St Pancras International in 35 minutes. By road, the A1 and A6 provide routes to a plethora of locations further afield and the nearby towns of St Albans, Harpenden and Biggleswade are easily reached by train, bus and car in just 20 minutes.