The Great British Bake Off is back on our screens once more, so get ready to feel inspired and find the baker within. Set in the grounds of the quintessentially British estate of Welford Park is the famous Bake Off tent, but to recreate your own version of the tasty TV series you may want to head inside, to the heart of your home. If your kitchen isn’t quite up to standard, here are some stunning properties for sale at Hathways with kitchens worthy of Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith.
Situated in the home to the popular Abergavenny Food Festival, this house has a bright and well-designed kitchen has plenty of space for you to serve up your favourite treats. Perfect your craft and maybe you’ll be sharing your cakes at the festival next year.
Set in the heart of Caerleon is the village bakery, providing fresh bread and scrumptious cakes that would rival some of the creations on the Bake Off. Located in an elevated corner plot overlooking Caerleon, this four-bedroom home has an open plan kitchen that leads out into the private garden.
For over 25 years the award-winning confectioner at Happy Occasions in Llantarnam has been creating cakes that are out of the ordinary. In this kitchen you can attempt to bake several ideas at once, but if your creations aren’t quite up to standard at least you know there’s a professional around the corner!
Most days, Beth’s Bakes in Newport has queues around the corner for her renowned chocolate brownies and delicious cupcakes. She’s often sold out by 2pm, so if you miss out on her home-made treats you may have to try making them yourself! This top-floor flat boasts open plan living and a modern kitchen for you to cook up a storm.
The indoor market in Pontypool is home to a host of traders, from carpets to crafts, but it’s missing a cake stall. If you’re inspired by the latest series and think that you could receive a Hollywood Handshake, get baking and bring your treats to your local community market. If space is what you’re looking for, this three-bedroom bungalow has plenty; it overlooks the whole village, and is only a few minutes away from the town centre.
The kitchen is often described as the heart of the home; not only do you cook here, but families now find themselves eating and entertaining here too. Buyers are looking for properties where they can see their family living, and the kitchen can often be a deal-breaker. Experts say that kitchens that open onto the back garden or patio area are game changers. Buyers also look for quality flooring, and remember, appliances sell houses so if your home has built-in appliances make sure all potential buyers are aware of this.
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