Property Sales UK > East > Cambridgeshire > Houghton > Ad 7074025

6 Bed Detached House  Under-Offer  Thicket Road Houghton Huntingdon PE28  Cambridgeshire  Houghton  Cambridgeshire  PE28  - £1,500,000

Under Offer
TENURE: Freehold
Reference: Quote Houseladder - 1855791


Located in one of the area's most sought after residential roads, this beautifully presented Grade II Listed Queen Anne house offers over 5,000 sq ft of immaculately refurbished accommodation and stands in secluded landscaped grounds of around 1.25 acres.

The property has been carefully restored to a very high standard and retains a wealth of original and reclaimed features, including an impressive original spindle staircase, cast iron radiators and elegant bay and casement windows with deep sills.

The house offers six double bedrooms and four reception rooms along with a kitchen breakfast room, conservatory and orangery. A gated entrance opens to an extensive gravel driveway and double garage with a studio over. The mature landscaped grounds offer a high degree of privacy.

Village Information

Houghton is a very pretty village in Cambridgeshire approximately 3 miles east of Huntingdon and lies along the bank of the River Great Ouse with its picturesque lock being a magnet for both painters and photographers.

Houghton Mill, an old watermill owned by the National Trust, is still in use for demonstrating flour milling. At the centre of the village is an area known as the village green; the centrepiece being a thatched clock tower. There are lovely walks from Houghton to Hemingford Abbots across the meadows and to St Ives along the Thicket Path where the Wild Trust's nature reserve is situated.


Houghton has good road access to the A1 and A14; Huntingdon town is 10 minutes away, offering trains into London King's Cross in under an hour, whilst Cambridge is a 35-minute drive away, with the guided bus service offering even easier access.

Rail: Huntingdon Station - 10 mins (3.7 miles) with trains to King's Cross 50 minutes.


Houghton Primary School. Ofsted Rating – Good
St. Peter's School, 3 miles. Ofsted Rating - Good
St Ivo Academy, 1.3 miles. Ofsted Rating – Good
Cambourne Village College, 7.8 miles. Ofsted Rating – Outstanding

Further Information

Tenure:   Freehold
Year Built:   18th Century – Grade II Listed
Council Tax Band:   H
EPC: Exempt

We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.

Floor Plans
(Click to enlarge)
Click to enlarge
These are for general guidance only. You are responsible to confirm accuracy by inspection.