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4 bedroom cottage for sale

West Street, Isleham

Sold STC £420,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Mid 17th Century Detached Residence
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom & Ensuite
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Conservatory
  • Generous Walled Gardens
  • Garaging & Parking
  • Modernisation Required
  • NO ONWARD CHAIN

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Dating back to the mid 17th Century, this imposing residence offers spacious four bedroom accommodation with a flexible ground floor layout and nestled within most generous walled gardens with parking and garaging. Although requiring modernisation, this is charming building with a number of rustic features. AN INTERNAL INSPECTION IS STRONGLY ADVISED. 

ISLEHAM is an attractive village with good local facilities including a range of shops, post office, primary school and parish church. The racing town of Newmarket lies seven miles south via the A14, the cathedral city of Bury St Edmunds lies 17 miles south east via the A14, and the university city of Cambridge lies 18 miles south west via the A142 and A14. Mainline rail services are situated at both Ely and Newmarket.  

ENTRANCE HALL Stairs leading to the first floor accommodation, tiled flooring, door leading in to : 

DINING ROOM 16' 9" x 11' 3" (5.11m x 3.45m) A spacious room with a window to the front elevation, fireplace with inset log burning stove, door leading to the kitchen and a further door leading in to : 

SITTING ROOM 16' 9" x 13' 8" (5.11m x 4.19m) Windows to the front and side aspects, French doors leading to the garden, beautiful open fireplace with oak bressumer beam, exposed wall timber, wood flooring, radiator. 

KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM 16' 9" x 10' 4" (5.11m x 3.15m) Fitted with a range of wall and base units, work surfaces and tiling. space for electric oven and fridge/freezer, plumbing for dishwasher. There are windows to the front and rear aspect, exposed ceiling timbers and a door leading to : 

STUDIO / STUDY 13' 5" x 13' 3" (4.09m x 4.04m) A superb space, with huge potential to create a kitchen / family room which opens to the conservatory.

The room is currently utilised as a studio / study with built in cupboards, one of which houses the oil fired boiler. Double glazed French doors lead to the side terrace.

There is a door concealing a fully tiled shower cubicle and a further door leading in to a CLOAKROOM which has a WC and wash hand basin.

Glazed double doors open in to : 

CONSERVATORY 10' 10" x 8' 10" (3.3m x 2.69m) Double doors leading to the gardens, hand made terracotta tiled flooring. 

FIRST FLOOR  

LANDING Window to the rear aspect, built in storage cupboards, doors leading to all rooms. 

BEDROOM ONE 15' 5" x 13' 8" (4.70m x 4.19m) A naturally well-lit room with windows to the front and side aspects, solid wood flooring, built in wardrobe cupboards and dressing table unit, door leading to : 

EN- SUITE SHOWER ROOM Fitted with a three piece suite to include a fully tiled shower cubicle, wash basin and WC.  

BEDROOM TWO 12' 0" x 11' 5" (3.66m x 3.48m) A generous double bedroom with a window to the front aspect. 

INNER LANDING This side of the building could be utilised as a master suite as it provides access to bedrooms three, four and the family bathroom. There is ample space to build in cupboards within the eaves space.

 

BEDROOM THREE 15' 7" x 8' 5" (4.75m x 2.59m) A double bedroom with a window to the front aspect and a wash hand basin. 

BEDROOM FOUR 12' 4" x 8' 2" (3.78m x 2.49m) A double bedroom with a window to the side aspect and a built in cupboard. 

FAMILY BATHROOM Fitted with a three piece coloured suite to include a panel enclosed bath with shower over, wash basin and WC. Window to the front aspect, airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. 

OUTSIDE The property is approached through a five bar gate and opens into the driveway, providing parking for a number of vehicles and in turn, leads to the garage. There is a timber shed and wrought iron gate leading to the side courtyard.

The gardens are mature, private, generous in size and enclosed by a brick wall and fencing. There are established tree screens, randomly planted fruit trees and a wide variety of dense, flower and shrub borders. The remainder is laid to an expanse of lawn, with a number of seating areas, which are ideal for al-fresco dining.

The side courtyard is enclosed by a high brick and clunch wall and provides shade, during the warmer seasons. This would make an ideal kitchen garden and seating area.

There is a pedestrian gate and long pathway leading to the front entrance door. 

GARAGE With electric up and over door, power and light connected, personal door to the garden. 

AGENT'S NOTE The property has recently had a new roof covering to the rear and the ridge has been renewed. The boiler has recently been replaced. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 October 2016

Nearest station

  • Kennett (5.7 mi)
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2 Black Bear Court High Street Newmarket CB8 9AF

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Nearest station

  • Kennett (5.7 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cheffins Residential, Newmarket

2 Black Bear Court High Street Newmarket CB8 9AF

01638 816021 Local call rate

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