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This large property is perfect for families or friends, boasting an outdoor swimming pool and 4 acres of grounds to explore.. Set at the end of a pretty country lane, this large detached Grade II listed farmhouse dating back to 1610 is perfect for a family holiday, celebration or get together with friends. Steeped in character with beams and an inglenook fireplace in the living room, it is set in 4 acres of delightful grounds with an outdoor heated swimming pool. The holiday property has fantastic views over open countryside, with an enjoyable 15-minute walk across fields to the pub but is only a few miles from the charming market town of Saffron Walden. Saffron Walden is one of England&rsquo;s finest towns packed with half timbered medieval buildings and has a wide selection of shops, restaurants, galleries and a museum. Butlers Farm is ideally situated to explore Essex, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire. Within easy reach is Cambridge (14 miles), famous for its colleges, museums, botanic gardens and art galleries. Visitors can try their hand at punting along the River Cam. Newmarket is 17 miles for a day at the races and Duxford Imperial War Museum is 8 miles. Other local places of interest include Audley End House, gardens and miniature railway, Mountfitchet Castle, Linton Zoo, Wimpole Hall and Anglesey Abbey. Shops 2 miles.. Large beamed living room with open fire in large inglenook fireplace and French doors. Kitchen/dining room with Aga (for cooking) and doors leading to conservatory. Utility. Separate toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with 5ft bed and en-suite bathroom with separate walk-in shower and toilet. Double bedroom with 5ft bed. Two double bedrooms. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with separate shower cubicle and toilet. . Open fire - no fuel provided Electricity, bed linen and towels includedFull oil central heating included (January-March &pound;300 per week)CotHigh chairTVDVDStereo/CDAga includedMicrowaveWashing machineDishwasherFridge/freezer4-acre garden with terrace and furnitureParking (for 5 cars)Private, outdoor, heated swimming pool (40ft x 20ft, depth range 3ft-8ft) &pound;150 per week, open end May bank hol until end August, with changing facilitiesNo smokingCouples and family bookings onlyNB: Fenced pond in garden. Note: Maximum occupancy 10 guests (includes use of cot)
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