Guide price
8 bedroom detached house

Straight Drove, Farcet, Peterborough

  • 3 bathrooms

About the property

key features

  • Large Detached Country Home
  • Grounds of approx. 7.5 Acres (STS)
  • Fishing Lake Tennis Court
  • Garages Guest House
  • Outdoor Heated Swimming Pool
  • Pool House with Bar and Entertainment Suite
  • Stables with Paddocks for Two Horses
  • Private Gated Entrance

This Imposing Country House set in large grounds offers potential for a private home set within its grounds. Annexe provides additional accommodation, as well as the pool house with potential for more. Whilst the property would benefit from some updating this home has superb potential.

Entrance Hall
Timber Front Door. Tiled Floor. Staircase to first floor, doors leading to:

Kitchen Breakfast Room
5.51m (18'1") x 4.62m (15'2"). Double glazed window to side, fitted with a matching range of base and eye level units with work surfaces over and tiled surround. Sink with mixer tap, space for cooker with extractor fan over, space for dishwasher. Barn door to the side with tiled flooring.

Utility Room
4.62m (15'2") x 1.60m (5'3"). Window to the rear. Ample of storage with space for washing machine and tumble dryer.

5.23m (17'2") x 3.28m (10'9"). Bay window to rear elevation. Radiator. Wood flooring. TV Point

Dining Room
6.17m (20'3") x 3.28m (10'9"). Window to the front Elevation. Radiator and open fire place with wooden flooring.

Study Room
6.43m (21'1") x 4.27m (14'). Bay window to the front, Open fire place, wooden flooring.

Sitting Room
4.24m (13'11") x 4.24m (13'11"). Window to the side, floor boards. Open fire place.

First Floor Landing
Double glazed window to the front, new carpet flooring. Doors leading to:

Master Bedroom
6.02m (19' 9") x 4.24m (13' 11"). Double glazed window to the front, radiator, built in wardrobes, carpet flooring.

En-Suite to Master
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising of a shower cubicle, wash hand basin and low level WC.

Bedroom Two
3.33m (10' 11") x 2.64m (8' 8"). Window to the front, carpet flooring.

Family Bathroom
Large bathroom, recently fitted to a high standard with a 2 seat Jacuzzi bath with marble surround. Walk-in shower with built in sunbed to the side, twin sinks set into Vanity unit, bidet, low level WC. Built in TV with cable access.

Bedroom Three
4.90m (16' 1") x 3.28m (10' 9"). Window to the side, carpet flooring.

Bedroom Four
5.54m (18' 2") x 4.62m (15' 2"). Window to the side, carpet flooring, door way leading to:

Bath, low level WC, wash hand basin set into surface. Half tiled floor, tiled flooring.

Inner Landing leading to:

Bedroom Five
5.26m (17'3") x 3.33m (10'11"). Window to the side, carpet flooring.

Annex Kitchen
3.33m (10'11") x 2.46m (8'1"). Fitted with a matching range of base and eye level units with work surfaces over and tiled surround. Sink with mixer tap, space for cooker with extractor fan over, space for dishwasher with tiled flooring.

Bedroom Six
4.80m (15'9") x 4.32m (14'2"). Window to the rear, carpet flooring.

En-Suite Bathroom
Window to the side, Jacuzzi bath with separate shower cubicle, wash hand basin, low level WC, built in TV with cable access. Fully tiled with tiled flooring.

10.74m (35'3") x 10.41m (34'2"). Full power and lighting.

Outside Guest Room/Games Room
Guest house comprises of two bedrooms with living area and separate shower room with WC. Currently laid out as a pool house, with entertaining room, complete with corner bar, seating areas and dance floor. Large sliding doors open to the pool terrace.

Electric gated entrance. Extensive driveway laid to gravel and tarmac. Double garage. Set in approx. 7.5 acres, this property a tennis court, swimming pool which is set in to and built within a brick and stone built Folly. Fishing Lake, paddocks and stables for two horses. A well maintained grass area with established trees and shrubs. Mature tree boundaries offer a high level of privacy around the whole property. Set in the countryside, this property is a must see.

Floor plan


Train stations

Peterborough Rail Station (3.5) miles

Whittlesea Rail Station (4.0) miles