6 bedroom detached house for sale

Prickwillow, Cambridgeshire, CB7

Under Offer £775,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Former Victorian Vicarage
  • Expansive accommodation approaching 3000 square feet
  • Vast array of original features throughout
  • Three elegant reception rooms
  • Re-fitted kitchen and conservatory addition
  • Master bedroom with en-suite shower room
  • Five further double bedrooms
  • Re-fitted family bathroom with a Duravit suite
  • Ample driveway parking and garaging
  • Grounds of approximately one acre with an outdoor heated pool

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A deeply impressive Victorian residence of enormous, elegant proportions and fine traditional character, occupying grounds of around one acre of delightful mature gardens. The property is located on the edge of this popular village location and adjoins open farmland.

This stunning residence benefits from six bedrooms and three reception rooms arranged over three floors, each containing wonderful original features which include wood floors, cornicing, fireplaces, sash windows and doors.

The property benefits further from oil fired central heating, ample parking and garaging and within the grounds is a swimming pool.

GROUND FLOOR

A wide solid timber door leads in to the ENTRANCE VESTIBULE with tiled flooring and a multi-paned glazed door leading to the stunning RECEPTION HALL which is of spacious proportions and flooded with natural light from the large, tall window to the front aspect. There is wooden flooring and original doors leading to all rooms including the CLOAKROOM which has a WC and washbasin. A beautiful staircase leads to the first floor and a door conceals a staircase leading down to the CELLAR which is divided in to four sizeable spaces and three smaller spaces.

There is an original BUTLERS PANTRY which is fitted with the original shelving and a serving hatch .

The elegant DRAWING ROOM is an impressive dual aspect room with sash windows containing the original shutters, to the front and side aspects absorbing views over the gardens and filling the room with natural light. There are two radiators, a beautiful original fireplace with a wood burning stove, solid wood flooring, cornicing and high skirting boards.

The SITTING / FAMILY ROOM is again a room of superb proportions with two sash windows and original shutters to the side and rear aspects, radiator, cornicing, high skirting boards and an original fireplace.

From the hall, a door leads in to the DINING ROOM with sash windows and original shutters to the front and side aspects overlooking the grounds and neighbouring open land. There is solid timber flooring, high skirting boards and a fireplace with wood burning stove. This room is open to the KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM and creates a wonderful space for the whole family to come together. The kitchen is fitted with a range of modern high gloss fronted units with Corian work surfaces. There is an island unit incorporating a sink, former fireplace housing a range style oven and there is further space for a fridge / freezer. A door leads in to the SECONDARY KITCHEN which has been comprehensively fitted with a range of high gloss fronted wall and base with Maia work surfaces. The UTILITY ROOM has plumbing for a washing machine.

Glazed French doors from the kitchen, lead in to the CONSERVATORY which commences with a mezzanine level and steps leading down to the ground area with travertine flooring. Glazed on three sides, there are doors leading to the gardens.

FIRST FLOOR

Stairs lead up to the LANDING which is a generous space with a spiral staircase leading to the second floor and doors leading to all rooms.

The MASTER BEDROOM is a superb room of spacious proportions and flooded with natural light from sash windows to the front and side aspects. Feature fireplace with wood burning stove (not connected) and a door leading to the EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM which is fitted with a three piece suite to include a fully tiled double shower cubicle, wash basin and WC. There is a window to side aspect and complementary wall and floor tiling.

BEDROOM TWO is a generous room with two sash windows to the front and side aspects and there is a feature fireplace (sealed).

BEDROOM THREE and BEDROOM FOUR are both double rooms with feature fireplaces.

BEDROOM FIVE is a smaller double bedroom with a sash window to the front aspect and a feature fireplace (sealed).

The FAMILY BATHROOM is fitted with a three piece suite to include a Duravit Paiova angled bath, vanity wash basin unit with cupboards below, fully tiled shower cubicle, complementary wall and floor tiling and a sash window to the rear aspect. There is a separate CLOAKROOM containing a WC and wash basin.

SECOND FLOOR

A spiral staircase leads up to BEDROOM SIX / OFFICE which has two Velux windows and access to the roof space.






OUTSIDE

The property is accessed through remote control wrought iron gates, these open into a long paved driveway providing ample parking and turning space. This in turn, leads to the DOUBLE GARAGE with remote control up-and-over door and houses the pump system and controls for the pool.

The front garden is laid to an expanse of lawn interspersed with a number of mature trees.

To the rear there is a decked area and heated swimming pool, a further tiled terrace and the remainder is predominantly laid to lawn with a wide range of shrubs, plants and trees. There is also vegetable growing and children's play areas.

Located across the road to the front of the property is the River Lark which offers excellent walking, boating and fishing opportunities.

ABOUT THE AREA

Prickwillow is situated approximately 3 miles from Ely.

Ely itself is an historic Cathedral City which provides a range of day to day shopping facilities, schools catering for all age ranges and various sporting and social activities.

The main A10 road network at Ely provides access to Cambridge which in turn links with the A14 and M11 motorway to London. Ely also has a mainline rail station which provides an electrified rail service to Cambridge and London.

 

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09 March 2016

Nearest stations

  • Shippea Hill (2.5 mi)
  • Littleport (3.3 mi)
  • Ely (4.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Shippea Hill (2.5 mi)
  • Littleport (3.3 mi)
  • Ely (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fine & Country, Cambridge

3 Dukes Court, Newmarket Road, Cambridge, CB5 8DZ

01223 787031 Local call rate

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