About this property

Key Features

Freehold with vacant possession
Renovation Required
Grade II Listed
Detached Thatched Cottage


A 3 bedroom Grade II listed thatched cottage, delightfully situated in the popular hamlet of Upend, in the rolling countryside South East of Newmarket. The property stands in an established plot of 0.15 acre (sts) and requires extensive updating and renovation and benefits from 2 large double aspect reception rooms, 3 double bedrooms, a wealth of exposed oak timbers, a double garage and established gardens. The cottage is offered with vacant possession and is suitable for cash buyers only, but offers buyers the chance to add value and create a wonderful family home. The internal accommodation comprises: Ground Floor: Kitchen; Sitting room with open fireplace and exposed beams; Rear Hallway; Bathroom; Dining Room with Inglenook fireplace, wood burning stove, exposed beams and stairs leading to first floor. First Floor: Landing; Bedroom 1 with sloping ceiling and exposed beams; Second Landing; Bedroom 2 with sloping ceiling and exposed beams; Bedroom 3 with hand basin, airing cupboard with cylinder. Outside: The property stands in established gardens of approximately 0.15 acre (sts) with a wealth of mature trees and shrubs. To the side is a double garage with 2 double wooden doors and a further pedestrian door to the rear. Council Tax Band - E The property requires a full schedule of renovation and refurbishment, but offers a rare chance to acquire such a property in this popular hamlet close to Newmarket.


Freehold with vacant possession


Upend is a delightful hamlet surrounded by rolling countryside, stud paddocks and is situated 6 miles South East of Newmarket. The nearby villages of Ashley, Cheveley and Lidgate offer a village store, primary school and several Public Houses.

Lot Type


Legal Packs

www.cheffins.co.uk/auctions/property-auctions or Jana Matejkova at Fairhurst Menuhin & Co, 11a Hill Street, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB10 1EH


Cheffins Residential Newmarket 01638 663228

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