About this property

Key Features

Freehold with vacant possession
Field views to rear
Popular village location
Substantial former church


A rare opportunity to purchase a former church, constructed in 1856, located within the Cambridgeshire village of Castle Camps. The property benefits from far reaching views to the rear, and may offer potential for alternative uses STP. The church is of brick construction, with part rendered walls, under a pitched slate roof, with a single storey rear brick extension also of brick construction. The building provides the following internal accommodation: Ground Floor: Entrance Porch; Lobby with 2 sets of stairs to first floor mezzanine; Mains Hall area with dual height ceiling (6.16m to ridge), dual aspect sash windows; Kitchen/Break Room with triple aspect windows and a range of MDF and pine base units; Cloakroom with dual aspect windows, wc, and wash hand basin. First Floor: There is a terraced mezzanine area to the front of the property which requires repair, and provides access to the clock/bell workings to the front wall of the property. The property is situated within a generous plot extending to approximately 0.275acres, which includes the burial grounds to both the front and rear of the building. The burial grounds remain open for burials and retain a right of way along the right hand side of the building for access. The burial grounds back on to open fields and offer wonderful views to the rear.


Freehold with vacant possession


The property is located in the centre of the village of Castle Camps and surrounded by residential properties to both sides. Castle Camps is a popular village lying approximately 15 miles south east of Cambridge on the Suffolk/Essex borders close to the town of Haverhill. The village boasts a primary school. What3Words: ///fantastic.went.revolting

Wayleaves, Easements, Covenants and Rights of Way

It is understood that a right of way will be retained along the right hand side of the building for access to the burial grounds - see legal pack for details.

Lot Type


Legal Packs

www.cheffins.co.uk/auctions/property-auctions or Greg Clark of Veale Wasborough Vizards, 106 Henleaze Rd, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4JZ


Cheffins Property Auction Dept 01223 213777

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