4 bedroom detached house for saleHillside, Sawston, Cambridge
Guide Price £550,000
- 134 sqm / 1441 sq ft
- 405 sqm / 0.10 acre
- Detached house
- 4 bed, 2 recep, 1 bath
- Double garage / parking
- Early 1900s
- EPC - E / 51
- Council tax band - E
Full descriptionA significantly extended, detached Victorian home, set in an elevated position close to the village centre, with vehicular access, a double garage and parking to the rear.
The property has a welcoming sitting room with a bay window to the front and a 120ft / 36m long rear garden. The owners have also recently updated the kitchen and added a large double garage with an area for off road parking at the far end of the garden.
The front door is approached up a number of steps, with the entrance hall having doors opening to the sitting room and dining room and the staircase leading up.
The sitting room is very generously proportioned and has a fireplace at one end and a bay window at the other which provides elevated views over the front. There is a glazed door into the dining room and this has a partially vaulted ceiling with a roof light which throws natural light into the room. The kitchen to the rear is fitted with a range of wall and floor mounted cabinets and has space for a range cooker and washing machine and from here there is a door the side extension which provides a porch and utility space.
The first floor landing has a built in cupboard and an airing cupboard and there is a second staircase which leads up to the loft room.
On the first floor there are three double bedrooms, with the master and the second bedroom having fitted cupboards, there is also a very well proportioned bathroom.
The second floor provides a further room which is currently used as an office space and occasional bedroom.
The property is set back from the road behind a well maintained garden, which is laid to lawn with a path to the front door. There is a pedestrian access which leads around the property to the rear garden. The rear garden is 120ft / 36m long and laid predominantly to lawn bordered by mature trees and shrubs. There is a path which leads down to the double garage which is accessed off Babraham Road, measures 16ft X 18ft / 5m X 5.6m and is fitted with an electric door. At the far end there is a secure gate which opens to the parking area beyond.
Sawston is one of the largest villages to the near south of the City, situated about 3 miles from the City boundary and around 4 miles from the Addenbrooke's campus. It also gives excellent access to the M11 (J10 3 miles). There are good cycle routes to the mainline railway station at Whittlesford (1.5 miles) and the science parks at Babraham (2 miles) and Abington (3.5 miles).
The village has a fantastic range of local shops including a small supermarket, various restaurants and takeaways, an excellent modern health centre, primary schools and the high achieving Sawston Village College which has a sports centre, gym and swimming pool that are open to the public. There is very little need to leave the village for day-to-day living.
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