7 bedroom character property for sale

Stamford Road, West Deeping, Peterborough

£1,850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Converted former mill nestled on the banks of The River Welland
  • Set in mature grounds on a plot approaching 6.5 acres (sts)
  • Retains a wealth of character features including mill workings
  • Drawing room - Conservatory - Snooker room - Study - Gym/Sauna
  • Accommodation set over four floors - Upto 8 bedrooms
  • Outdoor Swimming pool - Dovecote - Summer House

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


SUMMARY
The Water Mill - formerly Molecey Mill, is an impressive water mill dating back to the 18th century and is now a substantial family home built of local limestone under a Collyweston roof. Nestled on the banks of The River Welland, The Water Mill lies in beautifully landscaped grounds......


DESCRIPTION
The Water Mill - formerly Molecey Mill, is an impressive water mill dating back to the 18th century and is now a substantial family home built of local limestone under a Collyweston roof. Nestled on the banks of The River Welland, The Water Mill lies in beautifully landscaped grounds of approximately 6.5 acres (sts) with the river running to both sides of the property and the mill stream running underneath. To the rear and side of The Water Mill is a stunning dovecote, swimming pool and outbuildings. The property has flexible accommodation throughout, is set over four floors and has been thoughtfully divided into a main house area and water mill sections.

The main house is entered via an impressive entrance hall with stairs to first floor, access to the inner hallway at the rear of the property and access to the reception rooms plus a large drawing room with sash windows and pocket shutters overlooking the gardens. The conservatory is situated to the side of the drawing room giving access to the garden. There is a further reception room to the front of the property leading through to the kitchen, which is fitted with a range of solid wooden units, an Aga and feature leaded window to the front aspect. From the kitchen there is access through to the mill and inner hallway to the rear of the property. The rear hallway gives access to a downstairs cloakroom and the River Room overlooking the gardens, mill stream and beyond.

On the first floor, a stunning galleried landing gives access to a further staircase leading to the second floor and access to a large double aspect bedroom with French doors giving access to a balcony overlooking the mill stream. To the rear of the property is a large family bathroom, a further double bedroom and also access through to the mill. To the second floor, a galleried landing gives access to three double bedrooms all having fantastic views, with a Jack and Jill bathroom and additional family bathroom. There is again, access through to further bedrooms on the fourth floor.

The Mill
The mill section of the dwelling was built approximately 100 years before the main house and is set over four floors and interconnects to the main house in several areas. On the ground floor is the Mill Room with door to front aspect, stairs to second floor, original mill workings, flagstone flooring and access to the rear courtyard and dovecote.

To the second floor are two rooms both being used as studies and could easily be converted into reception rooms. To the first floor is the original Mill Room, currently being used as an office, this could also easily be converted into another bedroom if required. The second floor, with mill workings and a staircase giving access to the third floor, which is currently being used as a games room complete with snooker table and featuring exposed beams and stonework. There are two additional bedrooms are located to the fourth floor.

Outside
The Water Mill is approached via a large private gravel driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles and has beautiful lawned gardens and meadows, a variety of mature trees and plants and picturesque Willow trees overhanging the banks of The River Welland. To the rear and side is a courtyard, a variety of outbuildings, heated outdoor swimming pool and summer house. There is also the additional feature of a beautiful stone dovecote which could easily be converted into further accommodation subject to planning.

Location
The historic town of Market Deeping lies between the market town of Stamford and the City of Peterborough. Peterborough offers a comprehensive range of retail opportunity along with extensive leisure and recreational activities, with a commute time of approximately 50 minutes into London King's Cross by high speed rail. Market Deeping is served well with facilities and amenities including a range of independent retailers, with the area hosting two major supermarkets and an industrial estate offering an array of services and industry to the local community. The Deepings are served well with three primary schools and one Secondary school, which also houses the Deepings Leisure Centre, including swimming pool. The village is well placed to give easy access to the A16, A15 and A1 road links.



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23 September 2016

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Nearest station

  • Stamford (5.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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5 The Barns Milton Lane Castor PE5 7DH

01733 663016 Local call rate

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