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Bourn Road, Caxton, CB23

£895,000
For Sale

Property Summary

The Thatched House is a substantial Grade II listed timber-framed property with a rendered exterior which, according to the official listing, dates from the early 17th Century, with later Edwardian extensions. The current owner has overseen a full rethatch in early 2022. The house has good accommodation over two main levels which provides flexible living space extending to approximately 3361 sq ft.

Full Details

The Thatched House is a substantial Grade II listed timber-framed property with a rendered exterior which, according to the official listing, dates from the early 17th Century, with later Edwardian extensions. The current owner has overseen a full rethatch in early 2022. The house has good accommodation over two main levels which provides flexible living space extending to approximately 3361 sq ft. The older section at the front contains a fine dining room with an inglenook fireplace with a wood-burning stove, of which there is a good sitting room with an open fire with brick surround and a wooden mantel. Both have the benefit of glossy parquet flooring. To the other side of the front entrance, there is a well-appointed kitchen with ample room for large appliances.

To the rear of the ground floor, the Edwardian extension has higher ceilings and a different feel with large bay windows and views of the rear garden. Currently arranged as three rooms with a large drawing room and two smaller rooms which could be used as playrooms, studies or further bedrooms is required.

A large utility room, WC and two outdoor stores complete the ground floor accommodation.

Upstairs there are five double bedrooms and a further study or bedroom six and a large family bathroom.

Outside
The Thatched House holds a prominent and elevated position close to the centre of the village behind a high privet hedge.

A large gravelled driveway leads up beside and behind the house to a large parking area for multiple cars. There is a significant outbuilding which measures approximately 1412 square feet a contains a barn for vehicular storage, with an upper storage area, a large studio or games room and a home office with a kitchenette.

The grounds which measure approximately 0.4 acres contain a number of mature trees and perennial shrubs and plants. There is an attractive seating area with a pergola with raised beds.