An imposing country residence built to exacting standards in a highly desirable village.
This magnificent home was built on the site of a former thatched cottage some 25 years ago. The house offers versatile accommodation for the modern growing family and boasts double-height ceilings and stone floors amidst substantial reception rooms and bedroom suites.In brief, from the entrance porchway into the hall you are greeted by a beautiful sweeping staircase to the upper floors backed by full frame leaded picture windows and doors to the rear landscaped garden. Leading off the hallways is a sitting room, dining room and study.A particular feature of the home is the indoor heated swimming pool boasting a fully vaulted ceiling, changing room, and steam room. On the adjacent side of the hallway are stairs leading to the open-plan kitchen/breakfast room with larder. A lower floor offers a stunning family room with doors and steps onto the rear garden.The second and third floors include a total of 6 bedrooms and bathrooms/en suites including a sumptuous principal suite with dressing room.Wooden electric gates give access to an in-and-out driveway edged by bush and tree bordering to the front elevation porch and side door. The rear gardens are mature and mainly lawned with cleverly designed seating areas and walkways between mature trees. The garden is overlooked and linked to the rear of the house via numerous doors and windows.
Hemingford Abbots is a picturesque and sought-after village to the northeast of Cambridge. There is a popular pub, village hall and play field. Neighbouring Hemingford Grey has a village shop, post office, primary school and sports pitches. The village lies about halfway between Huntingdon and St Ives where there are a wider selection of shops, restaurants and leisure facilities.Huntingdon train station 4.6 miles (1hr 4 minutes to London Kings Cross), A14 Junction 23 4.8 miles, A1 7.5 miles. All distances and times are approximate.