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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Gedney Drove End, Spalding

£685,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 reception rooms
  • Rural and private location
  • Elevator (will need to be re-commissioned)
  • 4 en suites
  • 7 bedrooms
  • 3 integral garages
  • 1.7 acres lawns,shrubs and trees
  • Brick built summer house and pond

Full description

Escape to the Lincolnshire countryside with this imposing and spacious detached country residence. Onslow House is a large family home located in a private position on the outskirts of the small village of Gedney Drove End set in the south Lincolnshire Fens.  This well presented Victorian property has an abundance of period features and is in impeccable condition throughout being renovated and extended in recent years to a very high standard. The main internal accommodation comprises of 4 large reception rooms, 7 bedrooms, 4 with en suite and a triple bay integral garage. The house is set in grounds of 1.7 acres (STS) with open countryside views. This Freehold property is offered for sale ‘chain free' and must be viewed to fully appreciate its private and rural setting.

Access to the property is from Onslow Lane through a private gated entrance with a tree lined gravelled drive. Upon entering the property you are greeted with a splendid open plan hallway featuring a wrought iron and barley twist wooden staircase, a three sided gallery landing provides access to the bedrooms and a south facing wrought iron railed veranda giving open views of the grounds. Externally and leading from a long garden path is a quaint Victorian brick built summer house with a large ornamental pond and a stone edged sunken garden. The grounds consist mainly of well stocked shrubs and trees with open spaces laid down to lawns. For country lovers the private and secluded rural setting offers miles of spacious open countryside, ideal for walkers and anyone who enjoys equestrian pursuits (local stabling/grazing may also be available). For ornithologists and nature lovers, Onslow Lane leads onto a green lane which provides a short walk to a secluded wildfowl reserve.

Alternatively, the spacious size and setting of this property could offer a potential business use, eg; Guest House/Bed and Breakfast/Care Support Services etc (Subject to any relevant planning permission). Faster communications with fibre optic broadband is available. The small village of Gedney Drove End has its own primary school and a public house. A doorstep school bus service provides transport to local secondary, grammar schools and colleges. The nearby local town of Long Sutton has a wide variety of shops, schools and surgeries with establishments serving food and drink.  Rail links are provided to London Kings Cross station from King’s Lynn (18 miles) and Peterborough (26 miles) stations. The picturesque local coastal wildfowl marshes are within walking distance from Onslow House whilst access to places of interest like the royal Sandringham estate and the scenic north Norfolk coastline and beaches are only a thirty minute car journey.





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Entrance Porch 14’8” x 6’1” – Original wide Victorian front panelled/half lead light door, two wall lights, radiator, uPVC external full glazed doors, two uPVC box sash windows.

Entrance Hallway 14’1” x 6’0” – Picture wall light, ornate plaster coving and ceiling rose, radiator, doors leading to living, dining room, leading to;

Reception Hallway 22’0” <27'1” x 16’1” – A elegant reception hallway with ornate wrought iron central staircase leading to three sided gallery landing,18’4” high double height ceiling, four plaster niches with picture wall lights, ornate plaster coving and ceiling roses, two radiators. Doors leading off to study, snug, kitchen and cloaks, this leads to;

Inner Hallway 4’1” x 17’0” – Radiator, doors leading to integral garages, elevator, boiler and storage rooms.

Living Room 25’10” max. x 20’6” max. – Leaded light display bay with external door, double uPVC
box sash windows to second bay, working open fireplace, tiled hearth with wooden mantle surround,
three double radiators, twin wall lights, two display recesses, ornate plaster coving and ceiling roses,
picture rail.

Dining Room – 22’1” x 19’11” – Double aspect bay’s with five uPVC box sash windows, four radiators, display fireplace, tiled inset and polished wood surround, two wall lights, picture rail, ornate plaster coving, door leading to;

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 14’4” max. x 24’2” max. – Stone tiled flooring, floor and wall cabinets with grey worktops, partial glass display doors, central island cupboards and work surface, twin deep s/steel sinks. LPG gas point, original feature half glazed kitchen door, original full height storage cupboard. Box uPVC sash window, double french uPVC doors to outside, radiator, raised hot air blower fan.

Snug 21’0” max. x 12’0” max. - Leaded light double glazed display bay with external uPVC french doors. Feature octagon shaped leaded light window, ornate plaster coving and ceiling rose, picture rail, three radiators.

Study 17’10” x 10’1” – Two picture wall lights, french uPVC doors to outside, full glazed twin doors and sidelights to reception hallway, two radiators, ornate plaster coving and ceiling rose.

Utility Room 14’4” x 8’10”
– Double base units with deep s/steel sink, twin plumbing for washing machines, space for tumble drier, chest freezer, radiator, extractor fan. Double french upvc doors to outside.

Cloakroom 6’9” max. x 6’5” max. – White low level WC and wall hung hand basin, half tiled walls, obscured glazed window, radiator, ornate plaster ceiling coving.

Storage Room One. 14’4” x 9’2” max. - Currently used as garden tool and equipment storage. Wide solid door to outside, power socket and lighting.

Storage Room Two.14’4” x 9’2” max. - Currently used as bicycle storage. Wide solid door to outside, power socket and lighting.

Boiler Room 5’2” x 5’8 /5’9 x3’9”
– Oil fired boiler, walk in storage cupboard, glazed window, power socket and lighting.

Elevator – Four person passenger hydraulic lift car. (will need to be re-commissioned)

Triple Garage 31’8” x 17’0” – Open link walk through Integral garages, power sockets and lighting, three glazed windows, three metal up and over doors.

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First Floor Open Galleried Landing
– Two uPVC french doors leading onto wrought iron railed veranda, four wall light points, five radiators to;

Master Bedroom 25’9”max. x 16’6” max.- Two uPVC box sash windows, leaded light feature window and door leading onto veranda, three radiators, three wall lights, open fireplace with original slate mantel and surround.(currently not used) mirror door cupboard, door to;

En Suite 10’9” x 9’6” – Obscured glass uPVC box sash window, bathroom suite, comprising bath, pedestal wash basin, wc, electric shower, two radiators, extractor fan, shaver point and half walled tiling.

Bedroom 13’3” x 13’8”
– Two uPVC box sash windows, two radiators, original cast – iron fireplace  (currently not used), door to built in storage cupboard.

Bedroom 14’0” x 16’0”
– uPVC box sash window, double radiator, original cast – iron fireplace (currently not used), door to built in storage cupboard, door leading to;

En Suite 9’5” x 4’9”
– Obscured glass window, double electric shower cubicle, pedestal hand basin, wc, extractor fan, shaver point, raditor and half walled tiling.

Bedroom 14’4” x 16’4” – Two windows overlooking grounds, two radiators, three wall lights, door to;

En Suite 9’5” x 4’9” – Obscured glass window, electric shower cubicle, pedestal hand basin, wc, extractor fan, shaver point, radiator and half walled tiling, recessed ceiling lights.

Bedroom 17’4” x 10’2”
– Window overlooking grounds, radiator, two wall lights.

Bedroom (L Shape) 14’5” x 7’1”/6’10” x 11’4” - Window overlooking grounds, radiator.

Bedroom (L Shape) 17’5” x 10’2”/8’5” x 21’1” – Three windows overlooking grounds, two radiators, wall light, door to;

En Suite 8’5” x 10’5”” – Two obscured glass windows, corner bathroom suite comprising bath, pedestal wash basin, wc, radiator, extractor fan, shaver point and half walled tiling.

Family Bathroom 10’2” x9’1”
- Obscured glass window, Whirlpool bath, pedestal hand basin, wc, radiator, extractor fan, shaver point and half walled tiling, recessed ceiling lights.

Storage Cupboard 4’5” x 9’0”- lighting, power point.

Storage Cupboard 7’8” x 5’6”
- lighting.

Airing Cupboard – Hot water cylinder, detachable shelving, lighting.

Elevator – Four person passenger hydraulic lift car. (will need to be re-commissioned)

Veranda – Wrought iron railed balcony with open views overlooking the grounds, trees and countryside.



EPC band: F

The Accommodation extends to a total of - 5866 sq.ft. / 545 sq. mt.Ground Floor = 3246 sq. ft. / 301 sq. mt. / First Floor = 2627 sq. ft / 244 sq. mt.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 September 2016

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  • Kings Lynn (11.0 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Kings Lynn (11.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

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22 Arlington Street London SW1A 1RD

01303 473360 Local call rate

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