A simply stunning Grade II listed thatched cottage standing within some beautiful mature gardens approaching a quarter of an acre and set in a most desirable and picturesque location close to the village centre and within walking distance to all village amenities.
Burwell is a highly sought after village located 11 miles north east of Cambridge and approximately 5 miles from the horse racing town of Newmarket. There is an excellent range of facilities including a primary school, Post Office, various shops, petrol station, coffee shop, church, 3 public houses and a regular bus service. Burwell enjoys good access to the A14 dual carriageway which interconnects to the M11 motorway to London and the A11 to the east. There is a regular train service from Newmarket to Cambridge into London’s Liverpool Street and King’s Cross Station.
Having been lovingly renovated over recent years, the current owners have transformed the property and undertook a full and comprehensive rolling programme of improvements including having been re-thatched with Water reed thatch in 2009 and with a lifespan of 75 years. This stylishly presented and tastefully decorated home now combines a delightful blend of rustic, character features mixed with modern conveniences.
Enjoying some cleverly planned, particularly versatile, light and bright accommodation comprising in excess of 3000 Sq Ft to include a reception hallway with marble tiled flooring, a quite remarkable well equipped country style kitchen/dining/family room with AGA and bi-folding doors to garden. Furthermore the ground floor benefits from a lovely sitting room with Karndean floor and log burning stove, office, snug/playroom with inglenook, utility room, cloakroom, bedroom 4 with own separate shower room (perfect for guests or additional family members) and bedroom 5 / dressing room.