Grafham Road, Ellington Thorpe, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 0AW
- Victorian detached property
- Four bedrooms; one en suite
- Three reception rooms
- Extended garden room with underfloor heating
- Kitchen/breakfast room and utility room
- Oil to radiator heating, fully alarmed and CCTV
- Driveway and detached garaging for four cars
- Plot of 4.16 acres and stables for three horses
A Victorian four bedroom double fronted detached property in landscaped south facing gardens and adjacent paddocks of approximately 4.16 acres with outbuildings including garaging and stables.
The property has panoramic countryside views and is suitable for purchasers wishing to acquire a small rural equestrian property with well maintained gardens and grounds. The versatile accommodation includes two principal reception rooms, a study, a kitchen/breakfast room, a separate utility room and a cloakroom. A single storey garden room, added in 2016, is a major feature of the property. The first floor has four bedrooms, an en suite, and a family bathroom. Equestrian facilities include stabling for three horses, and other outbuildings include stores, a workshop and a four car garage which has solar panels generating an income of £1,000 per annum. There is also access to local footpaths and bridle paths. The driveway has remotely operated twin timber gates at the rear of the plot with an additional access at the side to one additional property and neighbouring farmland.
The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted in a range of cream fronted units, including glazed display cabinets, with Corian work surfaces incorporating a one and a half bowl sink. Integrated appliances include an electric double oven, a ceramic hob with extractor over, a dishwasher and a fridge/freezer. There are dual aspect windows and a ceramic tiled floor.
The garden room can be accessed from both the principal receptions rooms and has triple aspect windows to enjoy the panoramic views of both the garden and open countryside beyond. Bi-fold doors open to an extensive paved terrace in the garden. There is a tiled floor, and the part vaulted ceiling has rain sensitive remotely operated Velux skylights.
The formal landscaped gardens wraparound the front, side and rear of the property. They are principally lawned with well stocked borders, a pond, vegetable beds, a greenhouse, and a variety of mature trees, including fruit trees. The block paved rear terrace has panoramic views and there is also a circular paved seating area at the front of the house. The gardens are enclosed by a combination of hedges and post and rail fencing with access to the adjacent paddocks.
Ellington Thorpe is a small hamlet in the village of Ellington and is 4 miles west of Huntingdon. The A14 runs to the north of the village with the village itself lying immediately to the south of Junction 20 of the A14. Huntingdon has railway services to London Kings Cross in 60 minutes. Schools within a 5 mile radius are Spaldwick Primary, Hinchingbrooke School and Kimbolton School. The village of Ellington has a village hall, a church, tennis courts, playing fields and a gastro pub. Grafham Water provides outdoor recreational facilities.