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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Histon Road, Cottenham, Cambridge

Sold by Us £635,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Within easy reach of Cambridge City Centre
  • Spacious and characterful accommodation throughout
  • Occupying a spacious plot with front, side and rear garden
  • No onward chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This characterful property has been sympathetically extended and represents a rare opportunity to acquire a unique family home, in a popular village, located less than 6 miles from Cambridge City Centre. There is a spacious reception hall, which is finished with solid Oak flooring, featuring an attractive stained glass entrance door and stairs leading to the first floor. In addition is a ground floor cloakroom comprising low-level WC and washhand basin. The living room benefits from a triple aspect with French doors leading to the patio area, there is an exposed brick fireplace with cast iron wood-burning stove. A sizeable study offers built-in storage and serves as a versatile reception room. The kitchen/dining room is open-plan with dual aspects to the front and rear of the property. The kitchen itself is in need of updating, however, is fitted with a range of units and includes a large gas cooker with extractor over, there is space and plumbing for various appliances and the room offers pleasant views over the private rear garden. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a utility room with Butler sink, real wood work surfaces and space/plumbing for additional appliances.

Upstairs are four bedrooms, three of which are comfortable doubles. The master bedroom includes an en suite shower room and walk-in wardrobe. The refitted family bathroom has a white suite comprising low-level WC, pedestal washhand basin, corner bath and walk-in shower, complemented by part-tiled walls and a heated towel rail. The landing is light and airy and provides laddered access to a substantial loft space, with power, flooring and Velux windows, ideal for additional storage.

Outside, to the front of the property is a driveway providing ample off-road parking, which leads to a spacious garage, offering both power and eaves storage. The driveway is set back from the road and screened with mature Hawthorn and Laurel hedging. The large south-west facing rear garden offers a superb degree of privacy with a sandstone patio, ideally suited to al-fresco dining, the remainder of the plot laid to lawn, stocked with an array of shrub borders and fruit trees. There is a utility garden at the foot of the plot, which includes a pond. The charm, individuality and character of this home demands an early viewing.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 August 2016


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