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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Tithe Barn, The Moor, Melbourn

Sold STC £645,000

Property Description

Key features

  • GRADE II LISTED THATCHED COTTAGE
  • FOUR DOUBLE BEDROOMS
  • RETAINING A WEALTH OF ORIGINAL FEATURES
  • INGLENOOK FIREPLACE & EXPOSED TIMBERS
  • TWO STOREY DETACHED SUMMERHOUSE
  • 1/2 ACRE REAR GARDEN
  • SHORT WALK TO SCHOOLS & TRAIN STATION
  • SYMPATHETICALLY RESTORED THROUGHOUT

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

'Tithe Barn' is a stunning, historical residence dating back to the late 1700's and is positioned in the heart of the bustling village of Melbourn. The property is set back from 'The Moor' via a private gated tree lined driveway and is positioned close to Melbourn Village College and Meldreth Train Station. Approaching the property, there is a generous gravelled driveway with parking for numerous vehicles. As you enter through the stable door to front, the ground floor comprises an ample entrance hallway, open plan kitchen/dining room (divided by the exposed timbers), living room, utility, boot room and ground floor shower room. On the first floor are four double bedrooms and family bathroom. Three of the bedrooms overlook the double storey timber summerhouse at the far end of the enchanting garden and orchard, which is full of mature fruit trees, young flowers and shrubs. There is an ornamental pond to the far side and vegetable patch. Tithe Barn retains a wealth of character throughout and has proved to be a superb family home for many years.

Entrance Hallway 
Solid wooden stable entrance door and window to front welcoming a burst of light into the entrance hallway. Stairs leading to first floor landing, ground floor shower room, living room and open plan kitchen/dining room. Storage cupboard under staircase

Ground Floor Shower Room 
Quadrant shower cubical to side, pedestal wash hand basin and WC with hidden cistern. Tiled flooring and Victorian style radiator window to front. Exposed timbers

Utility Room 
Walk in larder, providing superb storage. Wall mounted oil fired boiler system, sliding sash window to front aspect. Bespoke cupboards for storage with space and plumbing for washing machine and fridge or freezer

Kitchen/Dining Room 19'8 x 12'11 
(5.99m x 3.94m) Ceramic butler sink embedded into the solid wooden work surfaces. Central island with electric oven and four ring hob, oil fired Aga, space and plumbing for dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Tiled flooring and Victorian style radiator to side. Window to both front and rear overlooking the stunning gardens and doors leading into the boot room, utility, living room and entrance hallway. Space for dining table

Boot Room 
Door leading out into the enchanting rear garden and windows to side

Sitting Room 24'5 x 13'2 (7.44m x 4.01m) 
Stunning inglenook fireplace with a wood burning stove on a slate hearth. Two Victorian style, cast iron radiators and windows to rear overlooking the extensive gardens. Space for a dining table if needed. French patio doors opening out onto the patio area

First Floor Landing 
Sliding sash windows to front aspect, exposed wooden timbers adding to the character, loft access above and radiator to side

Master Bedroom 12' x 11' (3.66m x 3.35m) 
Bespoke fitted wardrobes with exposed timber beams and sliding sash windows to rear aspect. Space for super king size bed and lovely views over the rear garden

Bedroom Two 11'10 x 11'5 (3.61m x 3.48m) 
Exposed timber beams, sliding sash windows to rear. Bespoke fitted wardrobes to side and space for a double bedroom

Bedroom Three 11'9 x 10'8 (3.58m x 3.25m) 
Sliding sash window, fitted wardrobes and space for a double bed

Bedroom Four 11'9 x 8'3 (3.58m x 2.51m) 
Currently being used as the home office. Exposed timber beams, radiator to side and sliding sash windows to front

Bathroom 
Four piece suite comprising double width shower cubical, rolltop bathtub with claw feet. Low level WC with hidden cistern. Vanity unit with hand wash basin with mixer tap over. Tiled flooring and sash window to front

Front Garden 
Generous private gated driveway with gravelled parking area for numerous vehicles, bike storage shed and gated side access into the rear garden. Boardered by a variety of mature trees.

Rear Garden 
Double storey timber summerhouse at the far end of the enchanting garden and orchard, which is full of mature fruit trees, young flowers and shrubs. There is an ornamental pond with a bridge over to the far side and vegetable patch. The rear garden enjoys a plot of approximately 1/2 acre and has gated access to rear providing a short walk to Meldreth Train Station

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Meldreth (0.5 mi)
  • Shepreth (1.9 mi)
  • Foxton (2.7 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Meldreth (0.5 mi)
  • Shepreth (1.9 mi)
  • Foxton (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

haart, Great Shelford

42 Woollards Lane, Great Shelford, CB22 5LZ

01223 787043 Local call rate

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