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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Sedley Taylor Road, Cambridge

Guide Price £1,750,000

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Tenure: Freehold

'Beech House' sits at the head of established gardens in this prime city location. Built in 1986 with brick elevations and tiled roof, the property is laid out over two floors offering excellent and highly versatile accommodation throughout. The pillared open storm porch leads into the reception hall and the first of two studies, a utility and cloakroom. Undoubtedly the primary feature of this home is the remarkable vaulted dining room featuring large brick inglenook fireplace with wood burner, exposed timbers and lovely wooden balustrade to the stairs leading up to galleried landing. There is a secondary study which could also be used as a snug/guest accommodation. The sitting room boasts triple aspect sealed unit windows, exposed timbers and doors onto the mature gardens beyond. The feature brick fireplace is fitted with a flame effect gas fire. From a small inner lobby with tiled floor there is a walk in pantry and a well fitted kitchen-breakfast room with maple fronted wall base and drawer units finished with granite worktop. There are built in appliances incorporating a double integrated fridge, dishwasher, double oven and grill, gas 4 ring hob with stainless steel hood and fan over. Windows look out over the rear garden with glazed door opening to the terrace. Above the dining room is a large vaulted landing area with Velux window. The rear of the house offers a large master suite, ample built in storage /wardrobes and full en-suite bathroom/shower room. A guest room also overlooking the rear garden with en-suite shower room. Two further bedrooms to the front of the house serviced by a family bathroom.

Sedley Taylor Road is an attractive wide and leafy road situated to the south of the historic city centre of Cambridge approximately one mile from the main shops, bars and restaurants, hospital and recreational facilities. There is excellent access to the M11, A10 and A14 and the railway station is approximately one mile away. The area also benefits from an excellent regular bus service and is within walking distance of St Faiths, The Leys, St Mary's and The Perse private schools as well as Hills Road and Long Road Sixth Form colleges. Nearby are the beautiful River Cam, the historic Cambridge colleges, the Botanic Gardens and the pretty riverside village of Grantchester.

A manicured hedge to the front of Beech House gives access to a large blocked paved parking area for numerous vehicles and detached double garage with up and over electric doors. There are lantern lights to the storm porch. A pedestrian gate gives access to a mature, lawned side garden edged by mature trees. A paved terrace provides excellent al-fresco dining and entertaining areas to the rear of the house with outside lighting . The rear gardens are wonderfully private and delightfully mature with extensive shrub, tree and flower planting and a timber garden shed.

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20 October 2016

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