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4 bedroom detached house for sale

The Pastures, Avocet House, High Street, Harston, Cambridge, CB22


Property Description

Key features

  • 4 double bedroom & 2 bath detached house
  • Siemens integrated appliances
  • Large living room with log burner
  • Separate dining room
  • Underfloor heating to ground floor & bathrooms
  • Master bedroom with en-suite bathroom
  • Porcelanosa fittings/sanitary ware
  • Turfed rear garden & integral garage
  • EPC Rating = B

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

*MOVE IN BEFORE CHRISTMAS!* AVOCET HOUSE is a IMPRESSIVE 4 DOUBLE BEDROOM/ 2 bathroom detached house boasting 1849sq.ft of living accommodation. Comprising SPACIOUS kitchen/breakfast room, LARGE living room with LOG BURNER, separate dining room, master bedroom with en-suite and integral garage. Please contact us for further information or to arrange a viewing appointment.


Harston lies in the valley of the river Cam (or Rhee), only 2 miles from Trumpington and Cambridge's outskirts. All the essentials required for modern life can be found within the village including a post office/general store, petrol station, doctor's surgery, several pubs/restaurants and a community primary school. A selection of highly rated state and independent schools and colleges can be found in Cambridge and the surrounding villages which accommodate students of all ages from pre-school to University level.

The village of Harston is a highly desirable location as a result
of its proximity to the A10 which provides excellent links to
Cambridge, the M11 (junction 11 is located only two miles
away), Royston and London. Cambridge Park & Ride in
Trumpington has a frequent service to the city centre and is
also a stop on the guided bus way serving Addenbrooke's
Hospital, the Biomedical Campus, Cambridge railway station,
the Science Park, Cambridge Regional College and outlying
villages terminating in St. Ives. Waitrose supermarket and John
Lewis customer collect branch are also located close to The
Pastures. There is also a popular cycle route between the
village and Trumpington.

Less than 2 miles south of Harston, the village of Foxton is
served by regular trains to London King's Cross (fastest journey
time 57 minutes) and Cambridge (approx. 12 minutes). For trips
within the UK and overseas, Stansted Airport is only 27 miles by
car via the nearby M11 or via a regular service from Cambridge
mainline railway station (journey time of around 30 mins).
Cambridge International Airport also offers a choice of UK and
European destinations.


The Pastures, a new development comprising nine high quality houses situated in the desirable village of Harston, 5 miles from
Cambridge's historic city centre. Harston is the ideal location for enjoying a rural setting whilst being only minutes from the internationally-renowned city of Cambridge, a city that has evolved to become one of the most popular places to reside in the UK for homeowners, students and businesses.

Tucked away in a secluded enclave at the end of a tree-lined private drive, The Pastures offers a choice of individual house styles. The different designs are the perfect space for families to enjoy the best of contemporary living, finished to the highest standards with luxurious touches throughout.

Each of the new homes at The Pastures has been thoughtfully designed to fit in with the village and its surroundings. The exterior of each home reflects many of the architectural influences of local buildings including features such as stone lintels, barn-style cladding, crisp render and cottage-style oak doors. With gardens to the front and rear, each plot offers privacy combined with practicality, including ample car parking space.

The village is a close-knit community with its own community orchard and newly refurbished village hall which is home to various events including theatrical shows performed by local groups. The village also affords plenty of opportunities to
invigorate the mind and body. Residents can enjoy a leisurely walk or cycle along the network of paths that connect with the surrounding countryside and Trumpington. For children, the village has a popular newly refurbished play park.

Harston is home to numerous buildings of great architectural interest. Notable examples include the watermill, which is recorded in the Doomsday Book, 17th century manor house, and the picturesque All Saints' Parish Church.

*Agents note: The external image is a CGI. The interior photos are of previous developments and are indicative only.*

Square Footage: 1,849 sq ft

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Added on Rightmove:
03 October 2016

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