Offers Over £1,500,000
"The Old Rectory" A truly remarkable, one of a kind property located in the highly private and open countryside of St. Neots, Cambridgeshire.
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A rare opportunity to acquire "The Old Rectory". A truly remarkable, one of a kind property located in the highly private and open countryside of St. Neots, Cambridgeshire, 30 minutes away from Cambridge.
Originally build in 1865, The Old Rectory is a substantial property built of Cambridgeshire brick under a clay plain tiled roof. The house was fully restored in the late 1990’s with particular emphasis on the period details. Further improvements have been carried out
in more recent years which include the installation of very high quality double glazed timber sash windows. The structural redesign of the Northern side annex, which has been turned into an open plan dining/living room, with an office space on the top floor, accessible via a spiral staircase. The entire property had general enhancements throughout,
The ground floor consists of 5 living spaces, entrance hall, kitchen, breakfast room, cloakroom, boot room, utility room, bathroom and a large cellar. There are 3 large reception areas; open space drawing room/sitting room, dining room, open space family room/dining room and 2 further good size rooms currently used as his and hers offices. The drawing room has a south facing bay window overlooking the gardens with an open fireplace and the sitting/dining rooms also have open fireplaces and exposed wooden flooring. The large farmhouse style kitchen is equipped with a brand new Aga electric cooker, other integrated appliances, a central island, a double sink, plenty of cupboard space and has gorgeous views of the courtyard.
You have 5 well presented, good size bedrooms and a dressing room adjacent to the master bedroom. All bedrooms receive a lot of natural light throughout the day, and benefit from splendid views of the surrounding garden. 3 of the bedrooms are ensuite, and 2 have direct access and are connected to an additional bathroom. The master bedroom ensuite has been extended and redesigned to a high standard. Benefits from a 4 piece bathroom, with his and hers sinks, plenty of natural light and amazing views of the courtyard. Imagine having a bath while looking at nature...
There is an additional couch house on the property. It consists of a large reception room, kitchen, ensuite bedroom and gym. The couch house can be used as extra accommodation, for family and guests. The northern courtyard, situated between the couch house and the main house comes with an outdoor dining table, outside kitchen and BBQ facilities. The perfect place to relax while the sun is out.
The gated home has and in and out driveway with remote controlled electric gates. A winding shingled drive passes through the front garden which features a number of beautiful mature specimen trees including a Cedar of Lebanon, Wellingtonia and fir trees. At the rear of the property, there is a cart lodge for parking of a number of cars.
The property occupies 2.37 acres of stunning landscaped outdoor space. It offers serene views, an abundance of privacy and provides the highest standard of countryside living.
Viewing is highly recommended. REF: GEBAL
The Old Rectory is situated in open countryside on the edge of the small settlement of Little Barford. The larger town of St Neots is situated just to the north, where there are good shopping facilities for everyday needs including a Waitrose supermarket. For the commuter St Neot’s station provides fast direct services into London’s Kings Cross station. The A1 is 3.5 miles to the west or south which leads to the M25 and to London. The high tech University City of Cambridge is 18 miles to the east and Bedford 12 miles to the south west. Excellent independent schools are found at Bedford, Kimbolton and Cambridge with local schooling in St Neot’s. Boating enthusiasts can enjoy river cruising on the Great Ouse at St Neot’s together with other water sports at Wyboston and Grafham Water.
Price:Offers Over £1,500,000
Address:Little Barford, St. Neots, PE19
Property Size:6682.00 sqft