Stunning detached four bedroom barn conversion, built approx. 1800's and converted in 2002, situated at the end of a beautiful tree-lined driveway surrounded by mature hedgerows, paddocks and countryside. The property offers a wealth of character and charm throughout with exposed beams, vaulted ceilings and feature log burning stove, as well as an additional cabin which would be a perfect home office (currently used as a guest room). An early viewing is recommended to fully appreciate the picturesque setting and variety of period features this charming barn holds.
Location & Amenities
Cold Harbour is set in an idyllic rural location on the edge of Ashwell in a private cul-de-sac of similar properties with views of the Hertfordshire/Cambridgeshire countryside and is approximately one mile from the desirable village of Ashwell, which offers a variety of independent shops, bakers, butchers, surgeries, pubs and cafés. There are good commuter links with easy access to the A10, A1(M) and Ashwell and Morden station , which provides regular services between London Kings Cross and Cambridge.
Ashwell is a sought after picturesque village set in the Hertfordshire countryside, nestled between the towns of Baldock and Royston approximately 7 miles away and just 3 miles from Ashwell and Morden station.
Dominated by the impressive 14th century St Mary’s Church, the village is home to about 1,700 people and is a hub of activity. The shops and services cater for most daily needs and include a small supermarket, butchers, bakers, chemist and hairdressers. A selection of good pubs and restaurants along with a doctor’s surgery and dentist.
Ashwell primary school enrols children not only from Ashwell but surrounding villages. Ashwell playgroup and Ashwell toddler groups cater for those too young for school. Besides these there are a number of active societies which flourish: the Women’s Institute, Ashwell Theatre Club, Ashwell Horticultural Society, 4th Thursday Club, St. Mary’s Church Choir, Cub Scouts, Girl Guides and Brownies.
Wooden door with glazed panel to:-
Slate tiled floor. Doors leading to:-
Low level WC. Wall mounted wash hand basin. Space for washing machine. Storage cupboards. Partly tiled walls. Slate tiled floor. Radiator. Double glazed window to front.
Reception Room One
18' 5" x 16' 8" (5.61m x 5.08m)
Triple aspect room. Exposed beams. Radiators. Stairs rising to first floor accommodation and double doors to:-
13' 7" x 9' 10" (4.14m x 3.00m)
Range of pine wall mounted and base units with work surfaces over. Integrated fridge/freezer, dishwasher, double oven and induction hob with extractor over. Butler style sink with mixer tap. Partly tiled walls. Slate tiled floor. Exposed beams. Double glazed window to rear. Double doors to:-
Reception Room Two
17' 3" x 11' 5" (5.26m x 3.48m)
Double glazed floor to ceiling windows across the side of the property with doors either side. Fitted projector, speakers and ceiling mounted screen. Feature wood burning stove. Wood flooring. Exposed beams. Radiator.
High vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. Doors to:-
17' 3" x 11' 4" (5.26m x 3.45m)
Triple aspect room. Floor to ceiling double glazed windows overlooking the garden. Exposed beams, brick and vaulted ceiling. Chimney flute. Radiator.
8' 6" x 7' 1" (2.59m x 2.16m)
White three piece suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and walk- in shower with waterfall shower head. Exposed beams and vaulted ceiling. Partly tiled walls. Slate tiled flooring. Double glazed Velux window.
9' 8" x 8' 6" (2.95m x 2.59m)
Exposed beams and vaulted ceiling. Radiator. Double glazed windows to front and side.
8' 9" x 8' 6" (2.67m x 2.59m)
Exposed beams and vaulted ceiling. Radiator. Double glazed windows to rear and side.
10' 0" x 6' 11" (3.05m x 2.11m)
Arched exposed beam and vaulted ceiling. Radiator. Double glazed Velux window to rear.
Partly tiled with white three piece suite comprising low level WC, pedestal hand basin and bath with shower attachment. Exposed beams and vaulted ceiling. Double glazed Velux window to front.
Mainly laid to lawn with a variety of mature shrub borders and apple trees. Decked area with cabin/summer house. There is a ‘secret’ garden located to the side of the property, currently used as a vegetable patch. Gated side access.
18' 11" x 11' 0" (5.77m x 3.35m)
Additional space currently being used as a guest room, could be ideal home office/gym. Benefiting from an en-suite shower room comprising of low level WC, wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Laminate flooring. Light and power.
Large double garage en-bloc providing parking for two cars.
There is a shared maintenance building which is currently being used as a gym.
£120 pcm towards Klargester maintenance/emptying and maintenance of communal areas.
All freeholders become a director of the Old Vineyard Management Company.
The following are to remain as part of the sale:-
- Optoma HD131x Projector (1080p hi definition 3D projector).
- Linn in-wall c106 and c104 speakers.
- Ceiling mounted drop down projector screen.