Market Square,Potton,SG19

Reduced on 30/03/2019
Alex McCarthy Independent Estate and Letting Agents, Potton

Key features

  • Grade II Period Detached House
  • 3/4 Bedrooms
  • Lounge (originally a shop)
  • Dining Room with Inglenook Fireplace
  • Dry Cellar
  • First Floor Sitting Room/Bedroom 4 overlooking the Square
  • Luxury Fitted Kitchen with Vaulted Ceiling
  • Victorian Style Bathroom and Shower Room
  • Gas Radiator Central Herating
  • Delightful Walled Garden + (two rented parking spaces)

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

A Grade 11 listed detached "Danish" style house situated on the corner of the Market Square and has been lovingly improved by our Vendors but keeping the character.. The property is approx. 300 years old being one of the oldest houses in Potton and full of charm and character with the added advantage of a cellar. The property survived the Great Fire of Potton and was a shop at one point. We strongly recommend viewing this delightful property.

Whilst we endeavour to make our sales details accurate and reliable, if there is any point which if of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the information. These particulars are produced in good faith and are set out as a general guide and do not constitute any part of a contract. The mention of any appliances and/or services within these particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order. All measurements are approximate.

Potton is a small historic market town with a variety of shops located around the Market Square. There are dentist, doctors, lower and middle schools, library and public houses serving food. For the commuter nearby Sandy & Biggleswade both have railway stations and Potton has a good bus service also the A1, M11 and A14 are within easy reach.. There are numerous country walks and the RSPB is nearby.

NB: At present with owner rents two parking spaces to the rear of the house.



Entrance Door with frosted glass inserts and original pull bell:-


Radiator. Turned wood stairs to first floor. Cloak hanging space. Carpet fitted. Wood doors communicating to to lounge, cellar and:-

DINING ROOM:- 12' 2" X 9' 8"

Window to side elevation. Attractive original feature brick inglenook working fireplace with bressumer beam over and inset with cast iron burner set on quarry tiled hearth. Ceiling beam. Carpet fitted. Chrome light switch. Spot light to ceiling.

LOUNGE:- 12' 7" x 15' 4" (Formerly a shop)

Large bay windows X 2 to front elevation. Window to side elevation.Telephone point. Radiator. Wood floor (at present carpeted) with trap door to cellar. Ceiling beams. Double half glazed French doors to the front being the original shop doors, one of which opens.


Window to rear elevation with stained glass incorporated. Window to side elevation. Two skylight windows to vaulted ceiling. Range of quality units to eye and base level in a cream colour scheme to include cupboards and drawers. Wall unit to include open display unit with central plate rack having spice drawers under. Dresser style unit with glazed doors, drawers under, work surface with cupboards and drawers under. Additional double wall unit with open display shelves to either side. Triple tall floor units with central pull out larder unit, integrated fridge and freezer + storage unit. Stainless steel "Rangemaster" range with electric double ovens, pan drawer, grill and five gas burners and warming plate with matching "Rangemaster" extractor chimney over. Ceramic 11/2 bowl sink unit with "Victorian" style mixer tap. Solid wood work surfaces. Complimentary tiled splash backs. Integrated dishwasher. Central island breakfast bar with storage cupboards and drawers under and beige granite work surface. Quarry tiled floor. Traditional style radiator. Chrome spotlights. Chrome dimmer switches and plugs. Door to:-


Plumbing for washing machine. Space for tumble dryer. Solid wood work surface. Gas boiler to eye level. Quarry tiled floor. Wood stable door with glazed inset to side and garden.


Frosted window to side elevation. Three piece suite in a white colour scheme to comprise:- Low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin and double shower with overhead rose also hand held attachment..Complementary full tiling to walls. Traditional radiator. Quarry tiled floor.

CELLAR:- Approx. 28' 2" x 13' 7" DRY

At present used as a gym and storage but would make a lovely games room Feature beams. Part brick and part concrete flooring. Air vent to front elevation

Wood stairs with turned bannister. Beams to walls leading to:-



At present used as an office area. Window to side elevation. Heat regulator. Doors communicating to:-

BEDROOM/SITTING ROOM:- 15' 7" X 15' (This delightful room was previously used as a lounge and overlooks the Market Square)

Large picture bay window to front elevation overlooking the Market Square and having sash windows. Radiators X 2. TV point. Telephone point. Picture rail. Dado rail. Exposed wood flooring. Central ceiling beam.


Window to side elevation. Three piece suite in a white colour scheme to comprise:- Free standing roll top bath with central chrome telephone shower attachment having shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and high level w.c Complimentary tiling to two walls. Ladder style radiator/towel rail. Chrome spotlights.

BEDROOM 4:- 9' 9" x 7' 6"

Window to rear elevation. Attractive cast iron fireplace with hardwood surround. Inner arch to chimney alcove. Feature beam. Wall lights. x 2. Radiator. Carpet fitted.


SECOND LANDING:- Could be used as a computer area.

Solid wood latch doors to bedroom 2 & 3. Loft access. Textured ceiling.

BEDROOM 2:- 12' 6" X 12' 6" AT LARGEST

Attractive arch shaped window to front elevation. Radiator. Carpet fitted. Spotlights. Feature beam.Telephone point.

BEDROOM 3:- 10' X 12'

Window to side elevation. Built in airing cupboard with latch door housing lagged cylinder tank. Original latch door to small storage cupboard. Radiator. Carpet fitted. Spotlights to ceiling.



Outside light. Raised bed with evergreen bed. Step up to gravel area with well stocked flower and shrub beds. Paved seating area. Additional gravel path with rose beds and shrub beds to both sides. Covered area with storage.Original flint wall to boundary. Wood gate giving access to side.

Our Vendors at present rent two parking spaces to the rear of the property.

Mortgage Assistance if Required

1) Whole of market Mortgage & Insurance advisers
2) NO CLIENT CHARGE - Fee is paid by the banks directly
3) Fully independent and regulated
4) Free no obligation chat with the mortgage consultant to establishing the best rates and product available
5) Home visits including evenings and weekends are available
6) Close to 20 years property industry experience
7) CeMAP qualified. ARLA & NAEA member

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Market Square,Potton,SG19

Approximate location

NEAREST STATIONSDistances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode

  • Sandy Station2.9 miles
  • Biggleswade Station3.6 miles
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Alex McCarthy Independent Estate and Letting Agents, Potton

26A Market Square Potton Sandy Bedfordshire, SG19 2NP

Alex McCarthy Independent Estate and Letting Agents, Potton

We are the longest established estate and letting agent in Potton. The business is still run by both partners and we pride ourselves on our dedication and recognition on the trust shown in us by our Vendors and Landlords. We continue to use the latest technology to include putting

our properties on five web sites to maximize exposure also advertising in local newspapers. Our continued success has been established on firm foundations, personal recommendations, repeat business, referrals

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