Wadenhoe, Peterborough

Property Features

  • Period character cottage
  • Parking for upto four cars
  • Cottage style kitchen
  • Garden with paddock
£1,600 pcm
To Let
  • Ref: p1206
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: To Let
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 1

Property Summary

A beautiful three bedroom stone cottage, brimming with character, in the picturesque village of Wadenhoe, available to rent, with parking, secluded gardens and a paddock.
Many original period features including beamed ceilings and an inglenook fireplace and positioned on the edge of the village green.
The cottage offers a fantastic amount of secluded outdoor space along with good sized living accommodation. A property full of character and bursting with charm, this picture postcard home is a hidden gem in a beautiful rural location.

Full Details

Entrance Hall From a private pebbled front garden, you step inside the property via a large country style timber door into the generous entrance hall. The large hall is carpeted and has neutral decoration and features the beamed ceiling which continues throughout the downstairs rooms. The corner stairwell that leads to the first floor has a window bringing light to the room and the property´s characterful wooden doors lead to the kitchen, living room and out to the rear lobby and boot room area.

Kitchen Dining Area 5m x 5m (16'4" x 16'4") Leading from the hall you enter the impressive kitchen and dining area, boasting a wonderful large inglenook fireplace as the rooms main feature. The kitchen has been designed to blend into character of the room with plenty of cream base and wall units, complimented with an oak effect worksurface and cream bevelled brick tiles to give a modern country feel. There is plumbing for a washing machine and space for a free-standing oven unit and fridge freezer. The room layout has been designed to take full advantage of the space, beautiful wood flooring provides an area for dining with a deep-set window overlooking the front and another window to the side garden.

Living Room 4.1m x 5m (13'5" x 16'4") On the opposite side of the entrance hall to the kitchen is the living room. Tastefully decorated and continuing the charm that is shown throughout the property the living room is carpeted with a dual aspect window to the front and rear. There is a cupboard for under stair storage and recessed shelving adding to the character of the room which is completed with a working fireplace with wood burner.

Lobby At the end of the entrance hall and to the rear of the property is the lobby area, with lovely wooden stable doors leading outside.

Boot Room From the rear lobby is the boot room, with practical wood flooring there is room for footwear and coat storage. Another deep-set window overlooks the rear of the home.

Shower Room 2.7m x 2.2m (8'10" x 7'2") Leading from the boot room is a useful downstairs shower room. A bright and modern space fitted with a white WC and pedestal hand basin as well as a corner shower enclosure with electric shower. A Velux window allows natural light into the room.

Landing Carpeted stairs ascend from the entrance hall to the first floor with a picturesque window with window seat. The long landing stretches the length of the house to the bathroom and leads to the bedrooms.

Main Bedroom 4.3m x 3.7m (14'1" x 12'1") A great sized double bedroom, with elegant décor there is a window seat window to the front with village views. A characterful ledge shelving to one wall creates interest and the room hosts a storage cupboard.

Bedroom Two 3.1m x 5m (10'2" x 16'4") At the top of the stairs is bedroom two, another large double room with window overlooking the village green to the front includes a window seat. Decorated and carpeted in calm tones there is plenty of space for bedroom furniture.

Bedroom Three 2.8m x 3.1m (9'2" x 10'2") A small, bright, double bedroom includes a window with front aspect and neutral decoration.

Family Bathroom 2.2m x 2.1m (7'2" x 6'10") The bathroom is bright and modern yet still befitting of the property. Appointed with a three-piece suite consisting of a white WC, a pedestal sink basin and an L shaped bath with electric shower. A large, obscured window to the side fills the room with natural light and the crisp white tiling provides a clean and spacious feel.

Outbuilding 3.6m x 7.5m (11'9" x 24'7")


Exterior Situated on the green, the front of the cottage is accessed through a shared gateway with the neighbouring house which is common for properties of this age. A private front garden leads to the front door and continues onto the garden space which wraps around the cottage.

A shared gravelled drive which leads through a small row of cottages to the rear of the property and to a wooden five bar gate which provides secure private parking for the home for multiple vehicles. The south - east facing garden expands to the side of the cottage and is an ample size, laid to lawn with mature trees and planting at the borders and landscaped to include different zones including raised vegetable beds. The outbuilding with the property´s oil tank is used for storage creates a handy divide from the parking and garden space where an extensive patio area has been created to take full advantage of the beautiful garden views. A lovely mature pond is nestled to the edge of the patio and the lawn further continues the full length of the driveway and parking area. To the very rear and accessed through another five-bar gate is a fenced paddock, planted with some fruit trees and a hard standing area the paddock is accessible via the gravelled drive and parking.