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5 bedroom detached house for sale

St Peters Street, Duxford, Cambridge

Sold by Us £850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached period residence with original features
  • Separate barn with workshop office facilites
  • Planning permission for extension of the main house
  • Planning permission for conversion of barn into 2 bed home
  • Situated in the heart of the village
  • Well-kept, generous gardens measuring around 0.28 acres

Full description

No.8 St Peters Street is set in the heart of the village and enjoys a generous garden of around 0.28 acres.

The entrance hall has a timber entrance door with a window above and a staircase rising to the first floor. Steps lead to the rear hallway which has a glazed door leading to the delightful rear garden. The dual aspect sitting/dining room has exposed floorboards, an ornate Edwardian fireplace, a bay window and sliding doors which lead to the terrace and garden. The family room features an attractive fireplace with a carved surround, a bay window and exposed floorboards.

The family room has a bay window, an attractive fireplace with a carved mantel, panelling above and shelving to the side (currently not in use) and exposed floorboards. Steps lead down to kitchen/breakfast room which is fitted with a range of solid timber base and eye level units with tiled work surfaces, a twin bowl sink and integrated appliances such as a dishwasher and microwave and space for a fridge/freezer. There is also an Aga double oven and an oil fired boiler (Gas is connected to the property so the oil boiler could be replaced if required). A hardwood glazed door leads to a covered driveway and garden. The utility room is fitted with a range of solid timber cupboards and shelves providing excellent storage, a stainless steel sink, a washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer. Completing the ground floor is the cloakroom/WC.

On the first floor there are four bedrooms, all of which have built-in wardrobes. The dual aspect master benefits from exposed floorboards and views over the garden. Bedroom two has a handwash basin and a windows to the front and side aspects. The dual aspect family bathroom has a walk-in shower, a twin hand basin unit with cupboard under, a panelled bath, low-level WC and a heated towel rail.

Bedroom five is on the second floor and has two Velux windows and an additional side window which provide a good degree of natural light. There are also built-in eaves cupboards, shelving and exposed floorboards.

Outside, there is a hardstanding area to the front with a separate path which leads to the front door. The rear garden is a particular feature which is enclosed with a flint wall and laid to lawn with a range of flowerbeds, shrubs and mature trees.

There is also a useful two storey barn which is currently used as a workshop/office and has planning permission to be converted into a two bedroom detached dwelling. It also could have a multitude of other uses (STP) including addtional accommodation for the main house or business. The first floor, which is currently used as an office, has plenty of natural light, heating, insulation, various power points, a hand wash basin and a seperate WC. There is also planning permission to extend to the rear of the property. Further details can be obtained from our Sawston office.

Agent's Note:

There is 200MB high speed broadband from Virgin cable and three telephone lines. The house and separate barn have fully integrated date/telephone systems. There is also fitted solar panels on the main property which generate electricity for free and benefits from a high feed tariff.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 June 2016


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