4 bedroom detached house for salePERRY, Cambridgeshire
Sold STC £450,000
- Detached Family House
- Three Reception Rooms
- Re-Fitted Kitchen
- Open Fireplace
- Study & Cloakroom
- Four Bedrooms
- Private Drive
- Double Garage
- Paddock View
- South Facing Garden
This four bedroom detached family home offers two main reception rooms, a study and a refitted kitchen breakfast room with matching utility room. There are four good sized bedrooms, two with en-suites, and a family bathroom. The location is ideal, being situated on a private drive, and has a secluded south facing rear garden with a view over a paddock. There is ample parking on the wide driveway in addition to the adjoining double garage.
The quiet village of Perry lies on the shore of Grafham Water reservoir, not far from the pretty market towns of St Neots and Huntingdon. Its an enviable spot that benefits from mile upon mile of open countryside as well as easy access to the huge array of water sports and outdoor pursuits that the reservoir has to offer. Prospect house is a lovely family home that occupies a superb position on the edge of the popular village.
We bought this house just over nineteen years ago after relocating from Yorkshire, says Kate, and what really attracted us to it was the location. The village is small but friendly, and with Grafham Water just a short stroll away there are a so many leisure facilities for the children, so theyre afforded a great deal of freedom and are able to just go off and explore. We also loved the fact that the house backs onto open fields; the views are stunning and its so peaceful here.
Prospect House was built in 1995, and is one of just six houses on a quiet cul-de-sac on the edge of the village. It is beautifully presented throughout and has a layout that is ideal for busy family life. Both the living room and the kitchen are situated at the back of the house, says Kate, so they both benefit from the views, and as the garden is south facing, natural light streams in throughout the day, so its always wonderfully bright and airy. The kitchen is large enough to have a table and chairs for informal meals, but theres also a more formal dining room, which is lovely for entertaining, and when the patio doors from the living room are pushed back life can spill out onto the sunny terrace beyond.
This lovely home benefits from a wonderfully spacious garden. It is bordered on either side by high fencing, but the boundary overlooking the field beyond has been purposely kept low so as not to obscure the pretty views. It is a space that is bathed in sunshine during the summer months, and because of the location of the property it is also extremely peaceful.
Perry has been a very nice place to live, says Kate. It has a shop for those last minute necessities, a Post Office and a friendly pub. Theres also a sailing club, an angling centre and a lovely little caf on the bank of the reservoir. Its a very beautiful spot, but its also extremely convenient. Its possible to commute into London and both St Neots and Huntingdon have train stations with fast services into the city centre. Were also close to a great many really good local schools, so its a really family orientated place, which we have loved.
Were hoping to stay in the village when we move, concludes Kate, but I for one will miss the location of Prospect House greatly because its just so peaceful and the views are stunning. Its also been a fantastic place for children to grow up; I think it will be hard to find another house that can compete.
Entrance Hall - Covered porch with external light and fanlight door to:
Stairs to first floor landing with under stairs storage area. Coving to ceiling. Wood laminate floor. Radiator.
Cloakroom - Window to front aspect. Two piece suite in white comprising hand wash basin and low level WC.
Dining Room - 3.89m x 3.20m - Windows to front and side aspects. Coving to ceiling. TV point. Radiator.
Study - 3.20m x 2.26m - Window to side aspect. Radiator.
Kitchen Breakfast Room - 3.51m x 3.48m - Window to rear aspect. Re-fitted with a range of two tone off white and burgundy base and wall mounted units with wood block work tops. Inset one and a half bowl sink with Monobloc chrome taps. Double oven with electric hob and stainless steel splashback. Integrated dishwasher and fridge. Wood laminate floor. Radiator.
Rear Lobby - Stable door to side aspect.
Utility Room - 1.88m x 1.88m - Window to rear aspect. Matching fitted units. One and a half bowl sink with mixer tap. Integrated fridge and freezer. Space for washing machine.
Sitting Room - 5.26m x 3.56m - Windows to side aspects and patio door to rear aspect . Wood laminate floor. Feature open fireplace, with a timber mantle and fire surround. Radiator.
Landing - Coving to ceiling. Hatch to loft space. Airing cupboard housing hot water tank.
Bedroom One - 3.84m x 3.40m - Window to rear elevation. TV point. Radiator.
En Suite - Window to front elevation. Three piece suite comprising panel bath, low level WC and hand wash basin. Radiator.
Bedroom Two - 3.89m x 3.20m - Window to front elevation. Radiator.
En Suite - Three piece suite comprising shower cubicle, low level WC and hand wash basin. Extractor fan. Radiator.
Bedroom Three - 3.12m x 2.57m - Window to front elevation. Radiator.
Bedroom Four - 2.84m x 2.49m - Window to rear elevation. Built in wardrobe. Radiator.
Family Bathroom - Three piece suite comprising panel bath with shower over, low level WC and hand wash basin. Extractor fan.
Outside - To the rear of the property there is a private south facing garden with views over paddock land and is enclosed by 6' panel fencing. The main garden is laid mainly to lawn with a patio area. Pedestrian side access. Outside tap. Oil tank. To the front there is a block paved drive providing parking for two vehicles with lawn borders.
Double Garage - Two up and over twin doors. Courtesy door to side aspect. Wall mounted oil fired boiler serving radiator central heating.
Agents Notes - Double glazed throughout
Private driveway serving 4 properties
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