Large barn conversion with 20 acres at Upper Dean, Cambridgeshire
Superb six bedroom barn conversion with 20 acres of land at Upper Dean, Cambridgeshire near Kimbolton and Rushden
Superbly situated detached residence standing in grounds of about 20 acres in Cambridgeshire, this former barn has been tastefully converted and improved to provide high quality living accommodation.
An L-shaped property with a versatile layout that could incorporate dependent relatives or self contained living space. Accommodation includes; four first floor bedrooms with 3 bathrooms, two ground floor bedrooms each with en suite, lounge with high vaulted ceiling and feature fireplace, dining room, sitting room, conservatory with Jacuzzi, and study. Quality kitchen & breakfast room, utility room, boot room.
Equestrian facilities include; L-shaped brick built stable complex, outstanding and immediate off road hacking on a huge network of bridleways. Gently sloping paddocks enclosed by post and rail fencing approaching 20 acres.
Upper Dean is a quiet village located on the Beds/Cambs borders with a public house and church. Local shopping, banks and schooling can be found at Kimbolton, 5 miles away, with all main facilities at Rushden approximately 8 miles, Bedford (mainline to London) 14 miles or at St Neots (mainline to London) 13 miles.
Hacking is outstanding and immediately off road on a huge network of bridleways in beautiful countryside. For the competition minded College EC (BSJA, BD, BHTA, BDS, BDT, NPS & Unaff) is just 7 miles away with Lordsbridge EC (BSJA & Unaff) 31 miles, Manor Farm (BD & Unaff SJ and Dressage) 22 miles and Milton Keynes Eventing Centre (BD, BHTA & Unaff) 33 miles.
Reception Hall 5.40m x 4.25m (17' 9" x 14') Solid oak door, staircase leading to main landing, radiator, TV and telephone point, range of exposed beams, window and door to rear garden
Lounge 7.62m x 5.40m (25' x 17' 9") An imposing room with high vaulted ceiling some 4.8m (15' 9") high, feature brick fireplace, walk in bay window with seating, tall glass window overlooking garden, TV point, exposed ceiling beams, dimmer switches, 3 radiators
Dining Room 5.40m x 4.23m (17' 9" x 13' 10") French doors overlooking rear gardens, two radiators, recess with staircase leading to master suite, understairs storage area with wrought ironwork (currently used as a wine cellar), beamed ceiling, dimmer switches
Inner Hall Leading from main reception hall, windows overlooking garden
Cloakroom - A fully tiled room with close coupled wc and wash hand basin, radiator
Breakfast Room 3.80m x 2.97m (12' 6" x 9' 9") Window to front, radiator, exposed oak flooring, beamed ceiling
Kitchen 3.94m x 3.43m (13' x 11' 3") Fully fitted in a range of quality units to comprise one and a half sink and drainer, work surfaces with underlighters, drawerline cabinets under, wall mounted cupboards above incorporating display cabinets, integrated dishwasher, fridge/freezer, oven, microwave, ceramic hob with extractor over, ceramic tiled floor
Utility Room 3.92m x 1.82m (12' 10" x 6' ) With single drainer sink unit, work surfaces to either side with base and eye level cupboards, plumbing for washing machine, ceramic tiled floor
Boot Room 2.07m x 1.60m (6' 9" x 5' 3") Door to outside, ceramic tiled floor, work surfaces with base cupboards
Study 4.17m x 2.93m (13' 8" x 9' 7") Window overlooking paddocks, telephone points, oak flooring, inset ceiling lights, wiring for CCTV
Sitting Room 5.29m x 3.58m (17' 4" x 11' 9") With views over the paddocks, radiator, TV point, attractive stone fireplace, wall light points
Conservatory 6.23m x 3.33m (20' 5" x 11') Victorian style design on a brick plinth with tiled floor, double doors to garden, inset jacuzzi
Bedroom Two 4.18m x 3.27m (13' 9" x 10' 9") Windows to side and rear, radiator, fitted double wardrobe and dressing table En suite Shower Room Comprising shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled wc, radiator, window to front
Bedroom Three 4.18m x 3.26m (13' 9" x 10' 8") Window to front, radiator, built in wardrobe En suite Shower Room Comprising shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled wc, radiator, window to front
Master Suite Landing Window overlooking front elevation, built in wardrobes
Master Bedroom 5.49m x 3.92m (18' 0" x 12' 10") Window overlooking gardens, fully fitted furniture including wardrobes with hanging rails and shelves, bedside cabinets, chest of drawers, dressing table, exposed beams, telephone and TV point, walk in wardrobe with hanging rail
Master Ensuite Bathroom Quality Heritage suite to comprise panelled bath, corner shower cubicle, hiddern cistern wc, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet, tiling to walls and ceiling, inset halogen lighting
First Floor Landing Access to roof void, shelved airing cupboard
Bedroom Four 5.39m x 3.16m (17' 8" x 10' 4") Window overlooking garden, radiator, inset ceiling lighting, radiator, walk in wardrobe with hanging rail, TV point
Bathroom Two Comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled wc and bidet, window to rear, radiator
Bedroom Five 3.93m x 2.77m (13' x 9' 1") With window overlooking paddocks to the front, radiator, TV point, range of fitted wardrobes, dressing table and cupboards
Bedroom Six 3.93m x 2.49m (13' x 8' 2") With window overlooking paddocks to the front, radiator, TV point, range of fitted wardrobes and cupboards
Bathroom Three Comprising panelled bath, shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled wc, radiator, window to front elevation
Garage The property benefits from brick built garage block providing parking for 4 cars, two open bays and two with automatic double width single open and over door.
The Stable Complex is purpose built with brick under a slate roof. It comprises: - Two loose boxes each measuring approx. 12' x 12'.
Stable Three 4.80m x 4.36m (15' 9" x 14' 4") with power, light and water. (currently used as a workshop)
Stable Four 4.65m x 3.56m (15' 3" x 11' 8") (Currently used as a tack room)
Stable Five 4.70m x 4.36m (15' 5" x 14' 4") (Currently has double doors and used as storage, stable door is available)
Note - Planning permission has been granted for a further five stables
Open brick built hay barn/field shelter 3.79m x 10.56m (12' 5" x 11yds 1' 8").
There is a concrete turn out yard.
There are formal gardens immediately to the front of the property, which are mainly laid to lawn with maturing fruit trees, an ornamental well and dwarf wall surrounding. To the rear, there is a completely private garden dominated by a large Koi carp pond with central bridge spanning it. Lawns surround with attractive shrubs and flowerbeds. A summerhouse houses the filtration and pumping plant. Built in barbecue
The paddocks stretch down to the road at the front and are enclosed by post and rail fencing There is a bridleway that runs along the roadway. In all 20 acres (sts)