Hockeys are delighted to bring to the market, this exceptional detached family home occupying a sizeable and enviable location within the well-regarded village of Burwell.
Millfield House is nestled within a scheduled location and is accessed via a private road with electric gates. Set within grounds of approximately 0.55 acres (STS) and including a swimming pool along with pool house/home office this one of kind property is sure to impress. Beautifully presented and ready to move into. Upon entering you are greeted by a spacious, light filled entrance hallway with obscure glass pocket doors leading into the living room and stunning open plan kitchen/dining room. Additionally, there is a useful utility/cloakroom on the ground floor with generous storage cupboards. The living room is particularly spacious with windows to three aspects and French doors to the front. The impressive kitchen/dining room is the hub of the home and features a wide range of fitted wall and base mounted units drawers with worksurfaces over and ample space for a dining table and chairs.
Upstairs are four generous double bedrooms and the family bathroom. Bedroom one benefits from modern ensuite, open dressing area with fitted wardrobe and Velux windows allowing a good amount of natural light.
Externally, the property is set within grounds of approximately 0.55 acres (STS) incorporating a large former clunch pit in a delightful woodland setting enclosed by panel fencing. The property also boosts a swimming pool along with impressive pool house including kitchen and bathroom facilities which could also be used as a home office or annexe space.
Offered for sale with the advantage of no onward chain.
Burwell is a highly sought after village located approximately 11 miles from the university city of Cambridge and 5 miles from the historic horse racing town of Newmarket with regular bus service to both. There is convenient access to the A14 which interconnects to the M11 motorway to London and the A11 to the east.
For commuters there is a branch line connection from Newmarket to Cambridge and Ipswich. Cambridge and Whittlesford Parkway offer direct rail lines into London, with Cambridge North Station and the fastest trains taking under one hour.
Steeped in history, Burwell has a beautiful, Grade I-listed parish church in the High Street and museum showing life through the centuries on the edge of the Cambridgeshire fens. There is a strong sense of community, with local magazine ‘Clunch’ detailing village news and upcoming events (inc. independent food truck visits, cider festivals etc).
The village recreational ground has a large playing field, tennis courts, children’s play equipment and skate park with a paved walkway around the edge and numerous gym equipment for gym bods to enjoy. The Burwell Community Sports Centre offers a range of recreational activities such as badminton, table-tennis, gymnastics, and yoga.
Education at primary level is available at Burwell Village College Primary School, there are also pre-school nurseries available to choose from. Burwell lies within the catchment for both Bottisham Village College and Soham Village College secondary schools, rated Outstanding and Good respectively by Ofsted.
Residents are spoilt for choice for picturesque routes to enjoy, with riverside walks along the Burwell Lode out towards Reach and Wicken fen, Spring Close, Priory Wood and Devils Dyke to name a few. Just a short drive away is Anglesey Abbey National Trust, which is also within cycling range along the Lodes Way cycle route from Burwell.
One of the best served villages in Cambridgeshire with an extensive range of facilities for the whole community. Boasting three convenience stores, three public houses (The Fox, Five Bells and The Anchor) offering excellent dining options and takeaway, bakery, post office, doctors surgery, pharmacy, dentist, opticians, hairdressers and barber shop, estate agents, haberdashery, petrol station and delightful artisan coffee shop.