3 bedroom house for sale

Mill Road, Kedington, Suffolk

Guide Price £750,000

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Tenure: Freehold

AN HISTORIC WATERMILL, NOW CONVERTED TO A BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY RESIDENCE. Standing in wonderful gardens that benefit from the mill stream, this really is a unique opportunity to own more than a country home to become custodian and owner of a truly historic building. The watermill itself has good accommodation on 4 levels, including a fine drawing room, with a balcony that affords views over the mill stream to the most incredibly thought-out and well-planned landscaped gardens. THIS TRULY IS A SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY!

Kedington is an historic, well-served village just over the Cambridgeshire border into Suffolk, about 18 miles from the city edge with a number of good commuter roads in. Whittlesford station is only 30 minutes' drive away with direct links into Liverpool street. The compact and charming village centre has an excellent range of day-today facilities including an OFSTED 'Outstanding' primary school, a post office and shop, mini supermarket, library, GP surgery, butcher, community centre, hairdresser, recreation ground and pub. Large supermarkets and more comprehensive shopping can be found in Haverhill (2 miles). Newmarket is 13 miles north west and the historic market town of Clare is 5 miles east.


ENTRANCE HALL 

KITCHEN 
5.23m x 2.97m

DINING ROOM 
6.58m x 3.86m

DRAWING ROOM 
6.58m x 3.86m

MASTER BEDROOM 
4.42m x 4.3m

BEDROOM TWO 
5.33m x 2.13m

BEDROOM THREE 
3.63m x 2.03m

BATHROOM 

LOFT ROOM 
9.93m x 2.0m

CELLAR 
4.55m x 2.06m

DOUBLE GARAGE 
5.87m x 5.28m

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This truly stunning Grade II listed watermill is set within a secluded picturesque setting amongst approximately an acre of its own water gardens. There has been a mill on this site since 1066, but the current watermill was rebuilt in the 18th century and beautifully converted in 1970 to residential property. Sir Michael and Lady Berridge, feel privileged to have been owners and custodians of this beautiful watermill over a number of years. Said Michael, “I immediately fell in love with it. In particular, I was fascinated by the mill pond and the surrounding banks.” The former owners had not done much gardening, but that did not detract from the beauty and serenity of the garden and the spectacular trees, some of which are impressively large oaks. At the beginning, we were unclear about what plantings to make so we employed a professional landscape gardener, who designed the current garden, which has turned out to be harmonious and quite beautiful. One of the exciti (truncated)

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22 August 2016

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1 Market Street, Saffron Walden, CB10 1JB

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Nearest station

  • Dullingham (9.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Kevin Henry, Saffron Walden

1 Market Street, Saffron Walden, CB10 1JB

01799 795006 Local call rate

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