Buckden, St. Neots, Cambridgeshire, PE19 5UW
- 1990s detached house
- Five bedrooms; one en suite
- Separate reception rooms and garden room
- Open plan kitchen/breakfast room
- Gardens and ground totalling approx 8 acres
- Stables, hay barn and tack room
- Floodlit, all weather 40 ft x 20 ft. manège
- Driveway and detached triple garage
A late 1990s detached property with a triple garage, over 8 acres of grounds and equestrian facilities including stabling for eight horses and a floodlit 40ft. by 20ft. manège.
The property is on a no through lane on the edge of Buckden village in a rural location. It is set well back from the lane and has separate driveways to the house and stables and paddocks. The accommodation includes two main reception rooms and a kitchen/breakfast room. There is also a utility room, a cloakroom, a garden room and a pool room with a heated indoor swimming/spa pool. The master bedroom has a dressing room and an en suite shower room and there are four further bedrooms and a family bathroom. Planning permission has been granted for two extensions. The formal gardens and grounds total 8 acres including the fenced paddocks. There is extensive parking and a detached triple garage. The formal gardens are bound by mature hedges and are mainly lawned with established borders and mature trees. Paved seating areas surround the pool and garden rooms there is a summerhouse with a canopied veranda and power connected.
The open plan kitchen/breakfast room has glazed double doors to an outdoor entertaining area. It is fitted in a range of custom built oak units, including a central island unit, all with complementary work surfaces incorporating a sink. Integrated Miele appliances include an electric oven, a steam oven, and an induction hob with extractor over and there is space and plumbing for a dishwasher.
Garden Room and Pool Room
Steps from the kitchen lead up to the garden room which has views of the garden and a glazed door to the rear terrace. Two wide openings and steps lead up to the pool room which has a heated indoor spa pool with a swimming lane and bodyjets. The pool surround is tiled and dual aspect glazed sliding doors with heat resistant blinds open onto a recently laid York stone terrace.
Equestrian Facilities, Paddocks and Garage
There are stables for eight horses, a haybarn and tack room. The paddock area is surrounded by mature hedgerow and fencing and the individual paddock areas are separated by a combination of post and rail, post and wire, and removeable electric fencing. The all weather manège is 40 x 20m and is fully enclosed and floodlit. The triple garage has three remotely operated doors, power connected throughout and a workshop area with a WC and sink unit.
Situation and Schooling
Buckden has amenities including shops and pubs. St. Neots, 6 miles away and Cambridge 20 miles away provide train services to Kings Cross in 47 minutes and 49 minutes respectively. Grafham Water is 2 miles away. Local schools are Buckden Church of England Primary School rated outstanding by Ofsted and local comprehensive Hinchingbrooke School rated as good. There are independent schools are in Bedford, Cambridge and Kimbolton.