5 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Lane, Stow Longa, PE28

Sold STC £775,000

Property Description

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INTRODUCTION

Church Farm is a fine example of a Victorian farmhouse constructed out of traditional "Cambridge Whites" bricks and a slate tiled roof in 1904, the property has benefitted from a subsequent extension in the 1950s and has been subject to a comprehensive refurbishment by the current owners in 2001 to include plumbing improvements throughout ad re-wiring. The property now provides a mixture of practical living space, with generous living accommodation and sympathetic period features throughout.

LOCATION

The village of Stow Longa, is situated approximately 2 miles from Kimbolton, and 2 miles from the A14 at Spaldwick.

Spaldwick provides a fuel filling station and small convenience store with an established Public House- restaurant.

Further retail opportunities are available at the historic small market town of Kimbolton, including a bank, Post Office, chemist, newsagent, cafes, hairdressers and two Public Houses with restaurant facilities. There is also a Doctors surgery and chemist at Kimbolton.

More extensive leisure and retail facilities are available at Huntingdon (approx 6 miles) and St Neots (approx 9 miles) both also provide a direct rail link to London Kings Cross.

EDUCATION

Kimbolton hosts the leading independent Kimbolton School, providing pre prep, prep, and senior schooling. The town also provides the state Kimbolton Primary Academy.

Alternative independent schools are available at Bedford (14 miles) including Bedford School, Bedford Modern School, Rushmoor and St Andrew's Schools. Oundle School is approximately 16 miles to the North West.

Spaldwick provides an Ofsted recommended state primary school and seconday state schooling is available in Huntingdon (approx 6 miles) at Hinchingbrooke School.

THE PROPERTY

Accessed directly off Church Lane, Church Farm provides a sweeping shingled drive through an automated five bar wooden gate, leading to a significant parking area to the rear of the property.

The front door of the house is reached by a paved York stone path to the front of the house, the front garden is mainly laid to lawn with a stained picket fence, and a number of mulched borders with a variety of shrubs.


HALL:

Part glazed front door to central hall through the house, benefiting from 8'5" ceiling height throughout the ground floor, engineered oak flooring, covered radiators, under stairs storage cupboard, doors to:

LOUNGE: 5.54 M X 4.85 M

Generous lounge, with large bay window to side aspect and views of the rear garden through window to side aspect. Fireplace, radiator, carpeted. 8'5" ceiling height.

DAY ROOM: 5.54 M X 4.22 M

Large bay window to front aspect, engineered oak flooring, period Victorian cast iron fireplace with period decorative tiling. Radiator, TV point, door to under stairs storage cupboard, open arch to Kitchen:

KITCHEN: 4.85 M X 3.91 M

Fully fitted kitchen benefiting from under floor heating, flag stone flooring, full range of base level units with granite worktops and white enamel sink with chrome mixer tap. Window to side aspect, integral Stoves oven and 4 ring electric hob, space for AGA, inset ceiling mounted spotlights, wall mounted thermostat, door to outside, door to rear pantry.

PANTRY: 2.39 M X 2.29 M

Large walk in pantry providing range of base level units, and wall mounted shelving with space for fridge freezer, and obscured glazed window to side aspect.

DINING ROOM: 4.85 M X 3.53 M

Formal dining room capable of seating 10 diners in comfort, French windows to rear garden, engineered oak flooring, double integral storage cupboards, door to office.

HOME OFFICE: 2.79 M X 2.29 M

Sash windows over looking rear garden, engineered oak flooring, radiator.

CLOAK & BOOT ROOM:

Generous cloak and boot room, located to the rear of the house near the back door, Engineered oak flooring, separate ground floor cloakroom with WC, and wash hand basin set in vanity unit with granite work top.

UTILITY ROOM: 2.54 M X 2.34 M

Sash window to rear aspect, engineered oak flooring, boiler, hot water cylinder, shelving, space for washing machine, tumble dryer, granite work top unit.

To the rear of the hall is a part glazed door to rear garden terrace.

FIRST FLOOR:

LANDING:

Windows to front aspect, radiators, loft hatch access.

LOFT: 8.34 M X 5.69 M

Integral loft ladder, the loft has been boarded out with Cellotex insulation boarding and provided useable storage space with lighting in place.

BEDROOM 3: 4.39 M X 4.32 M

Large double bedroom, window to front aspect, radiator, integral wardrobe, period iron Victorian fireplace.

BEDROOM 2: 4.88 M X 4.39 M

Large double bedroom, windows to front and side elevations, radiators, integral wardrobe.

BEDROOM 4: 4.88 M X 3.40 M

Double bedroom, window to side aspect, integral wardrobe.

BEDROOM 1: 4.83 M X 3.94 M

Large master double bedroom with two integral wardrobes, Victorian iron fireplace, radiator, window to side aspect. Door to dressing room

BEDROOM 1, DRESSING ROOM: 2.44 M X 2.03 M

BEDROOM 1 EN-SUITE:

The master bedroom en-suite is in need of re-fitting, consists of white 3 piece suite, comprising, bath, WC and wash hand basin , with heated towel rail and shaver point, window to rear aspect.

BEDROOM 5: 4.90 M X 3.12 M

Double bedroom, window to side aspect, radiator.

FAMILY BATHROOM:

Window to rear aspect, fully tiled, 3 piece suite incorporating bath, wash hand basin set in vanity unit with granite top, heated towel rail and shaver point.


OUTSIDE:

The property has a flag stone terrace surrounding the sides and rear of the house. There are two brick built outbuildings, one housing a WC and one storage facility.

GARDEN:

The main rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with a large flag stone terrace area, there are a number of mature apple trees, wooden fence boundary in part and recently planted Beech hedge

DRIVE & GARDEN:

To the rear of the house, immediately behind a terrace area is the sweeping drive with the traffic island, there is significant parking available here, the drive is bounded by lawn areas, newly planted Beech hedge and wood fence boundaries.






















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Nearest station

  • Huntingdon (7.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Oliver Russell, Kimbolton

40A High Street, Kimbolton, PE28 0HA

01480 861842 Local call rate

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