Price £2,500,000 - Available

  • Detached Victorian Residence of 8000 sq ft.
  • Planning permission to create substantial Care Home
  • Recently installed gas fired central heating system.
  • Set in circa two acres of land
  • Close to local amenities
  • In and Out Driveway
  • Potential for residential development (subject to change of planning)
  • Double Garage and ample of road parking
  • Generous sized rooms
  • Commutable to Cambridge and London

Hughes Sealey Estate Agents welcome you to Westward House, an imposing Victorian House which is set in c.2 acres of grounds.

Believed to have been built in the 1880's by a local solicitor then bought by the local authority and was used as a children's home and later as a care home for the elderly.

To the rear of the main house is a large extension which has planning permission to be knocked down and replaced to be run as a care home – Planning Reference Planning reference 18/00948/FUL with Huntingdonshire district council. There is an outbuilding housing two further bedrooms and a shower room and a boiler room.

There is an outbuilding housing two further bedrooms and a shower room and a boiler room.

Westward House could be a family home, a care home, or change of use of the planning could be sought to build homes in the gardens.

Ramsey is a market town c.30 miles from Cambridge, 2 hours from London by train and 2 hours drive via M11 and 88 miles to Heathrow Terminal 5 via M1. It has a good mix of local shops including supermarkets, hairdressers, pharmarcy, dry cleaners, banks and butchers.


Approached over a tarmac drive with two sets of impressive gates gives an in and out driveway. Wide steps lead up to a balustraded terrace spanning the front of the house.

You enter the house into a large reception hall with a wide carved solid timber staircase and fireplace. There are seven reception rooms and a large kitchen/family room which is part glazed vaulted ceiling with exposed oak beams.

Utility and cloakroom complete downstairs

The Master bedroom has a triple bay window to the front giving views over the front garden and further window to the side and a large ensuite bathroom. Bedroom two has a box bay to the side and an ensuite Bathroom. Bedroom Three is to the front of the house and has an Ensuite Shower Room.

There are a further four bedrooms making a total of seven and a Family Bathroom and a separate generous sized Shower Room.


Westward House is set in grounds of c.2 acres. There is an outbuilding housing two further bedrooms and a shower room and a boiler room.

To the rear of the main building is a large extension which was part of the former children's home and old people's home. There is currently planning granted to knock this down and build another more accommodation to be run as a Care Home. Planning reference 18/00948/FUL with Huntingdonshire district council.

Westward house could make a lovely family home, care home or subject to a change of planning a development opportunity.

From the centre of Ramsey head South on the B1040. Go straight on at the roundabout with Old Station Road continuing on the B1040. After 100 metres Westward House can be found on your right hand side approached by two drives through wrought iron gates. Postcode PE26 1NA.

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

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