The Old Post Office
90 Church Street, Gamlingay, Sandy, Cambridgeshire, SG19 3JJ
- Detached period property
- Three double bedrooms
- Separate reception rooms
- Bespoke fitted kitchen and cellar
- One bedroom self-contained annexe
- Detached home office/recreation room
- Detached four car garage and covered carport
- Landscaped gardens of approximately 0.35 acres
A period three double bedroom detached property with a one bedroom annexe, a separate home office/gym and about 0.35 acres of landscaped formal gardens, in a central position in the village.
The accommodation within the main house is well proportioned and retains character features including exposed beams and timbers, an inglenook fireplace and other feature fireplaces, as well as exposed brickwork and wooden flooring. The independent annexe is attached to the property and has a sitting room, a kitchen/breakfast room, a bedroom, a wet room, and a separate WC. It would be suitable for guests or for the extended family. There is also a detached home office/recreation building which could also be used to run a small business. Twin timber gates lead to the long driveway which provides off street parking for a minimum of ten cars and access to the detached four car garage and covered carport which has a vehicle inspection pit.
The sitting room has character features including an inglenook fireplace with an inset log burning stove, exposed beams and timbers, and exposed brickwork to the rear wall. The dining room also features exposed brickwork and timbers with a traditional marble and tiled fireplace and an exposed parquet floor.
The gardens are a major feature and have been landscaped with lawned areas divided by separate pathways, and well stocked borders and mature trees interspersed. There is a paved terrace, a custom built summerhouse, a greenhouse and a timber shed.
Gamlingay has local shops and pubs, with the neighbouring towns of Sandy, Biggleswade and Potton providing a more extensive range of amenities. The village is on the Bedfordshire/Cambridgeshire border and the A1 is just 4 miles away. Train services from Sandy to London Kings Cross take 44 minutes and Sandy is just 5 miles away.