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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Ascham Lane, Whittlesford, Cambridge

Under Offer £700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Reception hall
  • Kitchen/breakfast room & Utility
  • 3 reception rooms
  • Cloakroom/shower room
  • 5 double bedrooms,
  • 2 further bathrooms
  • Garage store & parking for three cars
  • West facing gardens
  • EPC rating D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

11 Ascham Lane is an attractive, modern home with over 2,100sqft of well laid out and versatile living space, perfect for growing families. It occupies a tucked away position in the corner of cul-de-sac of similar houses with secluded gardens to the rear. It is well presented throughout with excellent levels of natural light provided by the large windows to all the rooms. The current owners have extended the property to provide an impressive dining and living space where one can anticipate spending the majority of time. The extension has a vaulted ceiling with Velux windows and bi-folding doors to the terrace and garden. The kitchen is well-fitted with a good range of base and larder units, space for an American fridge/freezer, granite worksurfaces, a large breakfast bar and a Technik 5 burner cooking range with extractor over. The sitting room also has sliding glazed doors to the garden and a fireplace, fitted with a contemporary open fire. There is attractive wood block flooring to the reception areas and tiled flooring in the kitchen and dining areas. Also on the ground floor is a contemporary shower room, a useful snug/study and a ground floor bedroom (which was converted from part of the garage) which could easily revert back to a playroom/games/tv room etc . The first floor bedrooms are good-size doubles arranged around a central landing with the master bedroom suite benefitting from an en-suite shower room as well stylish built in wardrobes and drawers. There is also a family bathroom and an airing cupboard.

Whittlesford is a charming village with a thriving community with many annual events, an active social club and a village green with tennis courts. Ascham Lane is located close to the centre on West End which is accessed from the High Street. It is within walking distance of all the local amenities that this popular village has to offer such as the village shop and post office, a vet and the 3 village pubs which includes the renowned Tickell Arms with its popular restaurant. For schooling requirements, there is a playgroup and primary school in the village and it is within the catchment area for the well-regarded Sawston Village College. For the commuter, Whittlesford is superbly located for the M11 to London, Stansted Airport and the M25 and to the A14 and A1. The railway station provides a frequent and fast rail service into London Liverpool Street (60 mins) and into Cambridge (14 mins).

The property is approached over a brick paved driveway providing parking for three cars. A paved area leads to the front door and a pedestrian gate to the side of the house gives access to the rear garden. The lovely rear gardens are delightfully sunny and private and are mainly laid to lawn with well-stocked flower borders. There is a secluded west facing paved terrace to the back of the house offering the perfect place for al-fresco dining. There is also a small garden shed and a wood store.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 October 2016

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