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The Old School House

Added on 19/07/2021
Kennedy & Co Sales and Lettings, Potton

Key features

  • Detached Character Cottage
  • Overlooking Wrestlingworth Village Church
  • Large Reception Hallway
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Sitting Room with Picture Window Overlooking the Japanese Garden
  • Fitted Kitchen with Granite Worksurfaces
  • Family Bathroom & Shower Room
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Character Features Throughout
  • Attached Single Garage & Workshop

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Dating back to 1851 'The Old School House' is located in an enviable position overlooking Wrestlingworth Village Church. Sitting on a delightful plot with formal and Japanese garden areas. The property has been well maintained and modernised by the current owners, whilst retaining many original character features. This detached cottage benefits from three reception rooms, fitted kitchen, downstairs shower room, three bedrooms and family bathroom. Externally there is an attached workshop and single garage.

Wrestlingworth is a small rural village set in the midst of open countryside, between Cambridge & Bedford. There are a variety of amenities in the nearby village of Potton Market Town & Gamlingay. The nearest train station is at Sandy approx 6 miles away with links to London Kings Cross. There is easy access nearby to the A1.  

Pine entrance door with twin glazed panels opening into: 

RECEPTION LOBBY Windows to both side aspects, glazed door through to: 

SPACIOUS RECEPTION HALLWAY Dog leg staircase rising to the first floor, under stairs storage cupboard, decorative floor tiling, part wooden panelled ceiling, wall light points, twin windows to the front aspect, floor standing oil fired boiler, airing cupboard, window to the rear aspect, part glazed door to rear porch, stripped pine doors off to all rooms. 

SNUG / BEDROOM FOUR Sash window to the front aspect with secondary double glazing, Victorian fireplace with tiled hearth, picture rail, radiator, Karndean flooring. 

SHOWER ROOM Double glazed window to the rear aspect, fitted three piece suite comprising high level Wc, pedestal wash hand basin and enclosed fully tiled shower cubicle, radiator, storage cupboard with plumbing for washing machine, Kardean flooring.  

REAR PORCH Of brick, timber and glass construction, vaulted ceiling, Karndean flooring, electric panel heater, French doors opening to the rear garden. 

FITTED KITCHEN Twin double glazed windows to the rear aspect, fitted with a comprehensive range of base and matching eye level units, under pelmet lighting, granite work surfaces and upstands, inset 11/2 bowl sink unit, space for cooker with stainless steel and glass extractor over, integral fridge, dishwasher and microwave, wooden panelled ceiling, electric panel heater, Kardean flooring. 

DINING ROOM Sash window to the front aspect with secondary double glazing, stripped wooden flooring, personal door to garage, Victorian fireplace with overmantle & tiled hearth, coving to ceiling. 

SITTING ROOM Full height double glazed window to the side aspect looking over the Japanese garden, glazed door with window to side opening to side garden, wooden panelled ceiling with inset light boxes, wall light points, parquet flooring, twin radiators, feature 'Jotul' wood burning stove with brick hearth. 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING Stripped pine doors off to all rooms. 

MASTER BEDROOM Sash window to the front aspect overlooking the Church, twin windows to the rear aspect, radiator, twin built in wardrobes. 

BEDROOM TWO Sash window to the front aspect overlooking the Church, stripped wooden flooring, double wardrobe with mirror fronted doors, radiator. 

BEDROOM THREE / OFFICE Sash window to the front aspect overlooking the Church, currently set up as a home office with a range of built in furniture, radiator.  

FAMILY BATHROOM Sash window to the side aspect, fitted three piece suite comprising low level Wc, pedestal wash hand basin and bath with telephone style shower attachment, radiator, Karndean flooring. 

REAR GARDEN South westerly aspect, beautifully landscaped, with large slate patio, feature glazed well, shaped lawned areas with raised well stocked beds and box hedging, abundance of shrubs and mature trees, enclosed by high brick walling which affords the garden a great deal of privacy, designated barbecue area, patio pathway continues around to the side of the property giving access to:  

JAPANESE STROLL GARDEN Truly stunning with an abundance of shrubs, ferns and mature trees, winding gravel pathways with bridge over large Koi Pond, decked area to front of the pond, further large decked area with bamboo screening providing and ideal outdoor entertaining space, water feature, range of mature fruit trees including apple and plum, 'tea waiting room' which is a open fronted seating area with tiled roof, overlooking the Koi Pond, gated access to the front, further hidden garden area with log store and large new timber shed with power and light housing new filter system for the Koi Pond.  

WORKSHOP Set at the side of the property, power and light connected. 

FRONT GARDEN Gravel pathway leading to entrance lobby, range of mature trees and shrubs. 

SINGLE GARAGE Set to the side of the property with twin wooden doors, power and light connected, radiator. 

OIL TANK ROOM Housing oil tank, additional storage space with power and light connected. 


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The Old School House

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Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Biggleswade Station4.5 miles
  • Arlesey Station7.3 miles
  • Sandy Station5.1 miles
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Kennedy & Co Sales and Lettings, Potton

10 Market Square Potton SG19 2NP

Kennedy & Company are the area's leading independent Estate Agents & Lettings Agent with a local interactive office network providing all clients with the highest quality of service and marketing. Proprietor Darryl Kennedy says "All our pro-active experienced sales and lettings staff are committed to creating a stress free smooth home moving or renting experience for all concerned and pride themselves on both their listening skills and customer care."

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