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Key Features
  • Grade II listed
  • Character and period features
  • Six bedrooms
  • All encompassing grounds
  • Unique converted 18th century chapel
  • Pretty village green setting

Rivendell House is a fantastic unique home that has been created from a converted Chapel circa 1790 with subsequent 19th century extensions. The generous accommodation is arranged around the central double height drawing room and there are a host of character features such as ornate decorative woodwork, Minstrel galleried landing, ceiling panels with gold relief work and arched windows with part stained glass panels. On the ground floor there is a grand entrance with a portico and columns opening to the hallway with staircases either side leading to the first floor, double doors leading to the glorious drawing room which has two large well lit alcoves and an open staircase, bespoke fitted semi circular kitchen/ breakfast room, family room, study, lounge, utility boot room and a guest cloakroom. Whilst on the first floor there is a galleried landing looking down into the drawing room with steps up to the dining area in the apse, main bedroom with an En suite shower room, guest bedroom with a dressing room and an En suite shower room, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom. This characterful home also benefits from having generous all encompassing grounds overlooking the Village green.

A six bedroom Grade II Listed 18th century Chapel conversion set in a beautiful position within this Popular South Cambridgeshire Village. Bassingbourn is a thriving Village and Rivendell House is conveniently located to a host of amenities such as Primary and Academy Schools, convenience store, café, hostelries, GP surgery, Dentist and a Pharmacy. There are wonderful walks/paths nearby leading to meadowland and woodland. Council tax band G.

Entrance Hallway

  • Columned portico leading to the grand hallway, tiled floor, double doors leading to the drawing room, staircases either side leading to the first floor.

Drawing Room

  • 33' 9" x 22' 1" (10.29m x 6.73m)
    Galleried, part wood panelled walls, ornate decorative woodwork, columns, pew bench seating to the sides, alcoves with windows to the side aspects, raised Dias, stairs to the first floor, stripped and varnished floorboards.

Study

  • 7' 1" x 13' 9" (2.16m x 4.19m)
    Windows overlooking green.

Family Room

  • 21' 8" x 15' 5" (6.60m x 4.70m)
    'L' shaped room with windows overlooking the green, exposed beams and timbers, integral cupboard.

Lounge

  • 22' 0" x 14' 5" (6.71m x 4.39m)
    'L' shaped room with windows overlooking the side garden, exposed beams and timbers.

Kitchen/ Breakfast Room

  • Windows to the rear aspect, bespoke fitted eye and base level units with under unit lighting, Quartz counters with matching upstands, under mounted double Butler sink with chrome upstanding mixer tap, space for Range style oven, space for fridge/ freezer, integrated dishwasher, stripped and engineered wood floor, door to the side lobby, door to the boiler room, door to the utility room.

Boiler Room

  • 6' 7" x 6' 3" (2.01m x 1.91m)
    Window to the rear aspect, tiled floor, door to the side access.

Utility Room

  • 8' 10" x 7' 2" (2.69m x 2.18m)
    Window to the side aspect, Butchers block wooden counter, under mounted Butler sink with chrome upstanding mixer tap, storage cupboards, space for washing machine/ dryer, stone floor.

Guest Cloakroom

  • Washstand with inset basin, storage cupboards, low level wc, heated white chrome towel rail/ radiator, part wood panelled walls, stone floor.

Galleried Landing

  • Stairs up to the raised dining area, exposed beams and timbers, ornate woodwork, columns, doors to.

Dining Room

  • Semi circular, four windows with an attractive view, exposed beams and timbers, ornate woodwork, columns.

Master Bedroom

  • 21' 7" x 10' 11" (6.58m x 3.33m)
    Arched windows overlooking the garden and green with part stained glass, stairs down to the front hallway, fitted wardrobes, doors to.

En-Suite Shower Room

  • 10' 11" x 4' 7" (3.33m x 1.40m)
    Washstand with inset basin, chrome mixer, tiled splashbacks, double shower with integral power shower, chrome heated towel rail, spot down lights, tiled floor.

Bedroom Two

  • 12' 4" x 7' 1" (3.76m x 2.16m)
    Arched window to the side aspect, exposed beams and timbers, door to the en-suite shower room and dressing room.

En-Suite Shower Room

  • 10' 2" x 3' 9" (3.10m x 1.14m)
    Arched window to the side aspect, shower cubical with wall mounted power shower, pedestal wash basin, low level wc.

Dressing Room/ Bedroom Five

  • 10' 5" x 7' 1" (3.17m x 2.16m)
    Arched window to the side aspect, exposed beams and timbers, door to the landing.

Side Landing

  • Arched window to the side, airing cupboard, stairs down to the front hallway, door to the bedroom six/ study, door to bedroom two.

Bedroom Six/ Study

  • Arched window overlooking the garden.

Bedroom Three

  • 12' 7" x 7' 6" (3.84m x 2.29m)
    Window overlooking the green, exposed timbers.

Bedroom Four

  • 12' 6" x 7' 6" (3.81m x 2.29m)
    Arched window overlooking the green with stained glass, exposed timbers.

Bathroom

  • 11' 2" x 7' 6" (3.40m x 2.29m)
    Arched window overlooking the green, roll top bath, telephone style shower mixer tap, pedestal wash basin, low level wc, part tiled walls, tiled floor, exposed beams and timbers.
  • Property Details

    £900,000

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    Rivendell House South End, Royston SG8 5NJ

    Rivendell House is a fantastic unique home that has been created from a converted Chapel circa 1790 with subsequent 19th century extensions. The generous accommodation is arranged around the central double height drawing room and there are a host of character features such as ornate decorative woodwork, Minstrel galleried landing, ceiling panels with gold relief work and arched windows with part stained glass panels. On the ground floor there is a grand entrance with a portico and columns opening to the hallway with staircases either side leading to the first floor, double doors leading to the glorious drawing room which has two large well lit alcoves and an open staircase, bespoke fitted semi circular kitchen/ breakfast room, family room, study, lounge, utility boot room and a guest cloakroom. Whilst on the first floor there is a galleried landing looking down into the drawing room with steps up to the dining area in the apse, main bedroom with an En suite shower room, guest bedroom with a dressing room and an En suite shower room, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom. This characterful home also benefits from having generous all encompassing grounds overlooking the Village green.

  • Pre-primary

    Little Hands Nursery School 2.0 miles

    Weston Way Nursery School 5.4 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Primary Schools

    Bassingbourn Primary School CY 0.1 miles

    Roman Way First School CY 1.1 miles

    Tannery Drift School CY 1.4 miles

    St Mary Roman Catholic Primary School AC 1.5 miles

    Icknield Walk First School CY 1.6 miles

    Studlands Rise First School CY 1.7 miles

    Steeple Morden CofE VC Primary School VC 1.9 miles

    Meldreth Primary School CY 1.9 miles

    Melbourn Primary School CY 2.0 miles

    Guilden Morden C of E (C) School COE 2.2 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Secondary Schools

    Bassingbourn Village College AC 0.1 miles

    Meridian School AC 1.5 miles

    Melbourn Village College AC 2.1 miles

    Comberton Village College AC 5.0 miles

    Stratton Upper School AC 5.1 miles

    The Knights Templar School AC 5.2 miles

    Freman College AC 5.4 miles

    Cambourne Village College 6.1 miles

    Sawston Village College AC 6.2 miles

    Trumpington Community College FD 6.5 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Higher Education

    Long Road Sixth Form College 6.7 miles

    Hills Road Sixth Form College 7.0 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Transport

    Royston Railway Station 1.2 miles

    Meldreth Railway Station 1.8 miles

    Ashwell & Morden Railway Station 2.4 miles

    Shepreth Railway Station 2.8 miles

    Foxton Railway Station 3.5 miles

    A1(M) Junction 10 4.8 miles

    Baldock Railway Station 5.0 miles

    Whittlesford Parkway Railway Station 6.0 miles

    Shelford Railway Station 6.0 miles

    A1(M) Junction 9 6.2 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

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