The Causeway, West Wratting, Cambridge CB21

Guide Price £750,000

A beautifully presented converted former school providing spacious living accommodation extending to 2,296 sq. ft. with a wealth of period features.

  • Freehold
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • 2 Baths
  • House
  • Semi Detached
  • Garden
  • 2,296 Approx Sq ft


A beautifully presented converted former school providing spacious living accommodation extending to 2,296 sq. ft. with a wealth of period features.

- Cambridge City Centre approx. 12 miles

- Addenbrookes Hospital approx. 11 miles

- Whittlesford Station approx. 11.5 miles

•4 Bedrooms

• 2 Reception rooms

• 2 Bathrooms

• Study

• Kitchen

• Utility room

• Double Garage

• EPC Rating: F

Formerly the village school until 1969, the property

was subsequently converted in the early 1980s. The Old School retains many character features, including Victorian arched windows, period fireplaces, a reclaimed wood panelled dining room.

The property has a large wooden entrance door,

leading to entrance lobby with tiled floor and

cupboard housing oil fired boiler. To the right is a

cloakroom also with tiled floor, high level flush wc and hand basin. The entrance lobby opens into the dining hall, with fully panelled walls, wood flooring and part galleried to the landing above. Of particular note is the ornate carved wooden door leading to the sitting room and the double height gothic arch window, which floods the room with light. The sitting room is a lovely triple aspect room, with fireplace housing wood burning stove, with marble surround and mantle.

Beyond this is a well-proportioned study with window to front, fireplace housing wood burning stove with recessed shelving and cupboards to sides. The kitchen accessed from the dining room has a range of fitted wall and base mounted units, with wooden work surface over. There is a double butler sink, integrated tall fridge, freezer and dishwasher. The kitchen has a part glazed stable door to the rear garden and space for a dining table.

The utility has an additional sink with drainer, window to front and space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble drier.

On the first floor there is a galleried landing with velux windows to the rear. The master bedroom with 2 velux windows to the front, has an en-suite shower room with hand basin and fitted wardrobe and storage cupboards. There is also a family bathroom, with wood flooring, window to side and rear, the bathroom suite comprises a claw foot bath, walk in shower with rain shower head and curved screen, high flush wc, and hand basin. In addition there is a useful airing cupboard. There are 3 further double bedrooms, each with a wealth of exposed ceiling timbers.


The property has a well-proportioned garden, with

York stone terrace adjacent to the property with stone balustrade, steps down to the formal garden which is laid to lawn with mature shrubs and trees including silver birch and cedar of lebanon. Double gates from the road lead to a parking area for several cars and double garage beyond. There is also a vegetable garden screened by a leylandii hedge.


West Wratting is a relatively unspoilt village set

amidst undulating countryside, offers a Parish

Church, an award winning village inn, tennis club

and a number of other clubs and societies, a shop/

post office, and Primary School offered in the nearby village of Balsham.


Tenure: Freehold

Services: Mains Water, Oil fired central heating, septic tank

drainage, electricity.

Council Tax: Band F

Viewing: Strictly by appointment through the selling agents

Carter Jonas 01223 403330.

Cambridge South

01223 403330

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