An attractive converted brick barn in a secluded edge of the village setting. Versatile and commodious living space of great character.
An attractive converted brick barn in a secluded setting on the edge of the village with versatile and commodious living space of great character.
• Large private gardens extending to about 0.3 acre
• Bright airy accommodation with vaulted ceilings and exposed roof timbers
• Contemporary style re-fitted bath/shower rooms
• Very well presented throughout
• Large kitchen breakfast room with Aga
• 2 reception rooms and study
• 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms
• Utility room, cloakroom
• Gardens to front, side and rear
• Double cart lodge style garage and storage shed
• Cast iron radiators throughout with under floor heating in bathrooms
- Cambridge City Centre approximately 6 miles
- Cambridge Train Station approximately 6 miles
- Addenbrooke’s Hospital approximately 7 miles
East Barn is a Grade ll listed family home of great character located in a quiet corner of the highly regarded village of Comberton, just 6 miles south west of Cambridge. The village has a highly regarded Village College and schooling across all age groups together with a range of local shops and a public house.
Dating from the mid 1800’s, the barn was converted to a dwelling house in the early 1990’s. The property offers versatile and commodious living space of great character including a large kitchen/breakfast room, utility room and study in the north wing, and a central core with and impressive hall opening to the two large reception rooms and south wing with corridor leading to the 4 bedrooms and bathrooms.
A covered loggia rans across the front of the north wing with door leading to the bright reception hall with oak finish flooring and sky light above and double doors to the main reception rooms. A curved corridor leads to the kitchen breakfast room and the cloakroom with tiled floor.
The sitting room is on the east side of the hall, a bright airy room with two aspects over the back garden and French windows leading to the large patio area. There is a wide brick fireplace with log burner incorporated, wide hearth and brick chimney breast. Oak finish flooring.
On the opposite side of the reception hall is the dining room which has aspects to the front and side with French windows to the side walled garden. Oak finish flooring.
The kitchen/breakfast room has an antique paver brick floor, aspects to the front and rear, and French windows to the back garden. It has a range of hand-made units with solid timber work surfaces above, double bowl sink unit with mixer tap and wall cupboards with display shelves. The Aga has a tiled wall behind and adjacent is a Bosch oven with ceramic hob. There is a large walk-in pantry with shelves along three walls and matching antique paver brick floor.
The utility room has a deep Butler sink with space and plumbing for washing machine and dryer adjacent and matching paver brick floor to the kitchen. Boiler cupboard housing oil fired central heating boiler. A door leads from the utility room to the study which has a French window leading to the back garden and aspect to the front.
Off the main reception hall is a long hall with windows overlooking the back garden which gives access to the sleeping accommodation.
Bedroom 3 has oak finish flooring and French window to the walled side garden and the adjacent bedroom 2 also has oak finish flooring, a French window leading to the side garden and a built-in double wardrobe. Bedroom 4 has a built-in double wardrobe and oak finish flooring.
The family bathroom has tiled floor with under-floor heating with a shower area, antique style bath with mixer tap and hand shower, W.C. and wash hand basin set on glass surface. Three half tiled walls, ladder radiator and exposed chrome pipework.
The master bedroom suite has two sets of French windows leading to the walled garden, oak finish flooring and single and double built-in wardrobes. The en suite bathroom has tiled floor with under-floor heating with a shower area, antique style bath with mixer tap and hand shower, W.C. and wash hand basin set on glass surface. Three half tiled walls, ladder radiator and exposed chrome pipework.
Outside: To the front of the property is a brick wall enclosed courtyard with parking for several vehicles and a two bay cart lodge style garage with adjacent storage shed.
To the west side of the house is a brick wall enclosed courtyard garden with shingle path and small patio area.
To the rear is a large private south and east facing garden laid in the main to lawn with a large patio adjacent to the sitting room and flower borders. Large Swedish corner summer house.
Services: Oil fired central heating, mains water, and electricity.
Council Tax: Band G
Viewing: Strictly by appointment through the selling agents Carter Jonas 01223 403330