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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Road, Sutton, Sandy, Bedfordshire, SG19

Under Offer £1,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade ll listed 15th century former Rectory
  • Six double bedrooms
  • Three reception rooms
  • Vaulted hall room
  • Kitchen/breakfast room with Aga
  • Oil to radiator heating
  • Unconverted detached period Coach House
  • Formal gardens of approximately 1 acre

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A Grade II listed 15th century six bedroom former Rectory situated within the village conservation area adjacent to the Parish Church and John O'Gaunt Golf Club. The Old Rectory, originally dating from the 15th century, has undergone a comprehensive refurbishment programme while retaining period and traditional features. There are walled formal gardens approaching 1 acre, an in-out driveway and a period Coach House and stables with scope for conversion into a separate self contained annexe subject to obtaining planning permission.

Ground Floor 
Steps lead up to the arched porch area and through to the main entrance hall which has exposed floorboards, picture rails and a stone fireplace with a cast iron grate on a raised hearth. The inner hallway has a staircase with individual balustrades and gentle rise to the galleried landing area and a door to the cloakroom. The hall room has a high vaulted ceiling detailed with exposed timbers and a brick fireplace recess and chimney breast.

Reception Rooms 
The drawing room has a traditional inglenook fireplace housing a log burning stove on a raised hearth, exposed beams and timbers, an ornate recessed shelving display area and storage cupboard. The family room overlooks the village church and also has a traditional fireplace with a tiled hearth housing a log burning stove and two sets of glazed double doors onto the garden. The rear hall provides access to the remainder of the accommodation on the ground floor and has exposed timbers, screened exposure of the Wattle and Daub walls, an Amtico floor and a door to the rear courtyard. The hallway continues into the buttery and has cloaks hanging space and a shelving display area. The dining room has exposed timbers and beams, a brick fireplace with a raised hearth and timber bressumer and a storage cupboard.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room and Utility Rooms 
The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted in a modern range of cream fronted shaker style units with wood work surfaces. Integrated appliances include a two oven oil fired Aga, dishwasher, an electric double oven with ceramic hob and extractor and a larder fridge. There are exposed timbers, a built in storage cupboard and steps down to the cellar. There are further timbers, an exposed brick floor and space and plumbing for a washing machine and a free standing oil fired boiler for the heating and hot water systems.

First Floor 
On the mezzanine landing there is a cloakroom. From the main landing there are steps up to the principal guest room which has an en suite with a freestanding bath and walk in shower enclosure. Also from the main landing, a separate shower room and bedroom four is accessed. This has a traditional fireplace and exposed beams. Bedroom three overlooks the front aspect and has a storage cupboard. The secondary landing, coming up from the dining room, has a walk in airing cupboard. From this, there is the master bedroom which has exposed beams and timbers, a walk in wardrobe, washroom and further storage cupboard. The additional bathroom is fitted with a modern white suite. Bedroom five has exposed beams and washstand, overlooking the side garden.

Second Floor 
Bedroom six is accessed from the secondary landing, it has sloping ceilings into the eaves, a traditional fireplace and access to the attic area.

The Coach House 
Detached from The Old Rectory and with its own independent access off of the driveway The Coach House is of brick construction under a pitched clay tiled roof. It is in need of full refurbishment and modernisation but provides versatility in its useage. It currently has stabling and two fronted barns with access to a first floor incorporating two additional rooms. At the far end there are two open fronted barns with a first floor dovecote. There are parking facilities and a lawned garden incorporating two storage barns next to the entrance to the hall room and side entrance.

Outside 
The front is bound by ornate walling and has a circular gravel driveway with further parking and an inner lawned area leading up to the front of the house. The gardens themselves are walled on three sides and are gently sloping with the far end of the garden adjacent to the church yard bound by Beech hedgerow. They are principally lawned and incorporate an orchard with a variety of apple and pear trees and a large vegetable garden. To the rear of the property is a courtyard.

Sutton 
Sutton is a rural village with an historic church and a village lower school. It is situated between the neighbouring towns of Potton and Sandy which provide additional amenities. Railway services are available from Sandy and Biggleswade into London Kings Cross. The A1 is 4 miles distant with access north to the M1, M6 and south to the M25 and central London. The county town of Bedford is 13 miles to the south west with shopping facilities and the Harpur Trust Schools.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Biggleswade (2.5 mi)
  • Sandy (2.6 mi)
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Michael Graham, Bedford

1 St. Peters Street, Bedford, MK40 2PN

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01234 969025 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Biggleswade (2.5 mi)
  • Sandy (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael Graham, Bedford

1 St. Peters Street, Bedford, MK40 2PN

01234 969025 Local call rate

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