Auction Alert Former School Gem

Auction Alert: Former St. Helen’s School Gem in Huntingdon

FOR SALE BY AUCTION: The Old Caretakers Bungalow, Bluntisham, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 3NY

Nestled in the heart of the picturesque Cambridgeshire village of Bluntisham lies a unique opportunity for those seeking a property with immense potential. Formerly part of St. Helen’s Primary School, this detached freehold property is set to go under the hammer in our upcoming auction, on February 20th, inviting private purchase and occupation. While it may require modernisation throughout, the promise of future potential is undeniable, subject to all necessary consents. In this blog post, we’ll explore the property’s features, the exciting possibilities it holds, and the charm of its location.


St. Helen’s Primary School Property

Once an integral part of St. Helen’s Primary School, this detached freehold property is now ready to embark on a new chapter. The potential for private purchase and occupation opens the door for a discerning buyer to create a unique living space, tailored to their preferences. While the property requires modernisation throughout, this presents an exciting opportunity for the future owner. Renovations can be tailored to personal taste, allowing for the creation of a modern, comfortable residence within the historic walls of the former school property. The expansive interiors provide a canvas for imaginative design and layout, offering the chance to shape a truly one-of-a-kind home.


Enormous Future Potential

The property, subject to all necessary consents, holds enormous future potential. Whether envisioned as a spacious family home, a unique work-live space, or a boutique bed and breakfast, the possibilities are as vast as the imagination. The lucky buyer will have the chance to contribute to the continued evolution of this historic property in the heart of Bluntisham. Offering vacant possession, the property ensures a smooth transition for the new owner. This means the canvas is entirely blank, awaiting the creative touch of someone ready to embrace the character and potential hidden within its walls.

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A Quaint Cambridgeshire Village

Bluntisham, a village and civil parish in Cambridgeshire, England, boasts a rich history and a tranquil, community-oriented atmosphere. According to the 2011 census, the population of the civil parish was 2,003, emphasising the close-knit nature of this charming locale. Situated approximately 8 miles east of Huntingdon, Bluntisham is part of Huntingdonshire, a non-metropolitan district of Cambridgeshire and a historic county of England. The property’s location places it in proximity to several neighboring villages, each adding to the appeal of the area. Earith, Colne, Woodhurst, and Somersham are all within a short distance, contributing to a sense of community while offering a range of amenities and local attractions.


As this unique property, formerly part of St. Helen’s Primary School, heads to auction, it beckons those with a vision for the future. Huntingdon’s charm, coupled with the property’s detached freehold status and enormous future potential, makes it an opportunity not to be missed. Whether you’re drawn to the history embedded in its walls or enticed by the prospect of creating a bespoke living space, this auction promises a chance to own a slice of Cambridgeshire history.


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