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Mill Hill, Swaffham Prior, Cambridge

£ 485,000

 

Description

This large and spacious four bedroom family home has been beautifully appointed throughout with neutral colours and tones, offering a prospective buyer huge versatility based upon it's layout and configuration having recently been completely remodeled and re-fitted with the inclusion of a two double bedroom integral annex.
The property boasts stunning views over paddocks and farmland to the rear of the property with Rowley Mile racecourse on the horizon at Newmarket.

Property summary

  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Property status: For Sale
  • Four bedroom house incorporating a 2 bedroom annex
  • Three bathrooms
  • Two kitchens
  • Off road parking for four cars
  • Completely refurbished
  • East access to Cambridge & Newmarket
  • Large garden with stunning views

Property details

Porch
A large porch with glazed door leading to the main house / lounge, oak laminate flooring, window to front.


Lounge
Lovely open plan lounge with engineered oak laminate flooring, original and working feature fireplace and large window to the front of the property.


Kitchen / Diner
New kitchen dining area which benefits from a beautiful vista overlooking the garden, horse paddocks, farmland and Newmarket racecourse beyond. The large kitchen with French doors leading onto the patio looking out onto the garden and views beyond. The kitchen is also brand new, with space for an American fridge freezer and built in oven and freestanding dishwasher. A brand new electric hob and extractor have been installed one end, with a stainless steel sink and mixer the other as well as a range of new storage units. There is also an area under the stairs that could be utilised as a pantry


Utility Room
Containing space for both washing machine and dryer, with a range of new white units. Housing oil filled boiler,


Bathroom Two
Fitted with a modern P shape bath with shower and screen. A chrome heated towel rail, netural flooring, a range of white high gloss units as well as part tiled walls and splashback.


Pantry area / Access to annex
This space could be used for either a pantry or wine storage under the stairs where this access also links through to the ground floor of the superb annex that accompanies this property.


Stairs / Landing
Brand new neutral carpets, loft access and oak thresholds with doors leading off to bedrooms one, two and Bathroom (1).


Bathroom One
Chrome towel rail, P bath with shower over, WC, built in sink, vanity unit, fully tiled including full bodied porcelain tiled floor. This really is an excellent quality bathroom fitted out in lovely neutral tones with a large window that maximizes the dramatic views that the rear of the property enjoys across the cornfields


Bedroom One
Huge quadruple built in wardrobes, large double window to the front, new neutral carpets, second large storage cupboard, picture rail


Bedroom Two
Lovely views on to the farmland at the rear of the property, newly carpeted, picture rail, all neutrally decorated.


The Annex
The annex benefits from its own front door to the property led from the shingle drive and could be afforded its own dedicated parking space(s). Arguably there may be headroom to apply for planning consent in the future for this to become a separate dwelling


Lounge / Diner
Spacious and neutral, a new pine staircase with yacht varnished rails and white painted spindles, recently fitted carpets and a large window to the front.


Kitchen
A full-bodied porcelain tiled floor, space for a washing machine, a stainless-steel tower double oven, electric hob and a generous range of oak kitchen units. Space for a full height fridge freezer.


Rear Hall
A full-bodied porcelain tiled floor, with radiator and UPVC door leading to the rear patio. There is also a further door that leads to a well-appointed WC ideal for families and providing ease of access when enjoying the garden.


WC
Again, full bodied porcelain tiled floor, WC, sink and high gloss white storage unit.


First Floor
The landing and stairs are once again, newly carpeted with neutral tones and are consistent with the rest of the property. An excellent drop-down loft ladder provides access to the large boarded out loft which may be suitable for a further room (STPP). This has all been fire checked in readiness. All new tanks, plumbing and electrics have been installed here all to an excellent specification.


Bathroom Three
The annex bathroom sits centrally between the two double bedrooms. The vendors have done an excellent job in creating this bathroom. Once again, a good specification with full bodied porcelain tiles, 'P' shaped bath with shower over, part tiled walls, large chrome towel rail, high gloss white vanity units, sink and WC (all built in). To one end sits a fully mirrored wall.


Bedroom Three
A huge UPVC window overlooks the rear of the property with the stunning views. This is a good sized double room, newly carpeted with space for a wardrobe and or dresser.


Bedroom Four
Another double bedroom (currently utilized as an office), with space for a wardrobe. Again, enjoying new carpets and another large window to the front aspect.


Driveway / Entrance
A large new gravel drive with parking for up to 4 cars. To one side, a mature 5 ft shaped hedge.


Main Garden
The garden to the main house really is superb and its location at one of the highest points at Swaffham prior capitalises on this with its views. It is approximately 100ft in length, with new fencing and mature shaped hedging. It is predominantly laid to lawn with a small patio to the house and French doors. Two sheds are at your disposal and a brand new bunded oil tank are also located in the garden.


Garden Two
The annex enjoys its own private space, with patio and newly laid turf lawn as well as some small flower beds. The entire boundary has been re-fenced and provides a lovely low maintenance space, highly suitable for pets and or young children. It is entirely feasible to remove as much or as little of the central fencing as would suit the prospective buyer's needs


Location
Swaffham Prior is a quiet rural village deep in the Southern edge of the Fens, equidistant from the University City of Cambridge and the market town of Newmarket with Soham and Ely within easy access also. 16 Mill Hill boasts an enviable position within the serenity of the East Cambridgeshire countryside, with a stunning outlook on to farmland, horse paddocks and view of Newmarket racecourse beyond.
The property is located close to local amenities at both Burwell and Bottisham which include a sports centre. The A11 and A14 provide good access. Quy Mill is an excellent meeting place as well as providing a useful gym.
Potential buyers may be interested to note the beautiful Fenland walks are at hand. Indeed, it is one of the best-known walking areas in the country. 'Devil's Dyke' an ancient ridge is only moments away from the property which stands an impressive 10 meters high in places and provides unrivaled views of the surrounding countryside. Wicken Fen is also a short drive away, again one of the most important nature reserves in the country.


Local Area
Swaffham Prior is a village of just over 300 houses in South East Cambridgeshire, about 5 miles west of Newmarket (Suffolk) and 10 miles North East of Cambridge. Burwell, Reach and Swaffham Bulbeck are its immediately neighbouring villages. Swaffham Prior used to be known as Great Swaffham; Swaffham Prior and Swaffham Bulbeck together are often known as 'The Swaffhams' (not to be confused with the town of Swaffham in Norfolk). Just down the road to the East is the Devil's Dyke; an ancient earthwork. This provides good walking opportunities with views across the surrounding countryside and has some interesting plants growing on it. The National Trust's Wicken Fen Vision will extend the area of fen being restored to its natural state to include areas of fen within the parish. Cycle and walking routes being established in connection with this are readily accessible from the village.


Additional Information
TENURE Freehold - POSTCODE CB25 0JZ - COUNCIL TAX C - SERVICES TBC (state of the art air source heat pump) FIXTURES & FITTINGS - Unless specifically mentioned in these particulars all fixtures and fittings are expressly excluded from the sale VIEWINGS - Strictly through the vendors selling agents 01223 352170
EPC rating E - Certificate available on request.


Draft Particulars
AWAITING VENDORS APPROVAL


Disclaimer
These sale particulars do not constitute, nor constitute any part of an offer or contract. We have not carried out a structural survey nor tested any of the mains services, appliances or specific fittings.


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