2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

The Green, Histon, Cambridge, CB24

Sold STC £435,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A semi-detached Grade II Listed cottage with off-road parking and mature garden, situated in the heart of the village in one of the most highly sought-after, rarely available, locations with views to the picturesque Brook and being offered for sale with the benefit of no onward chain.

The cottage dates back to the 17th Century, immaculately presented and very well maintained, measuring just over 850 sq ft and comprises a dual aspect kitchen/breakfast room, which has a comprehensive range of base and eye-level storage cupboards and drawers, ceramic Butler sink with mixer tap, solid wood work surfaces, attractive tiled splashbacks, space for appliances, Esse gas fired dual plate Aga, space for a breakfast table and chairs and door opening to the rear garden. The impressive open-plan living/dining room is a good size and boasts a wealth of character. The living/dining areas are separated by original, exposed, beams with the living area measuring 15'10" x 13'3" with window to the front aspect, the Inglenook brick fireplace has power connected and a TV point; the dining area measures 13'3" x 8'11" with window to the front aspect and space for a large dining table and chairs. The impressive bathroom includes a white suite including WC, washhand basin, heated towel rail and Victorian free-standing roll top bath with claw feet.

The first floor accommodation comprises two double bedrooms, both of which have a good head height with large, built-in, wardrobes.

Outside there is a gravelled area and wooden gates leading to the enclosed rear garden, which is predominantly laid to lawn with patio area, mature trees, shrubs and hedging.

Agent's Notes:
The house was fully re-thatched in November 2018, the new roof has a seven-year guarantee from Cambridge Thatching Services in Barton, and has a total expected life-span of 20-30 years.
There is a right of way for No's 6 and 6a through the garden, to the rear of the property.
Historically the property benefited from Planning Permission, for a detached garden room, which expired in October 2010.

Histon is widely acknowledged as being one of the most sought-after villages north of Cambridge. Its particularly convenient location, just three miles from the city centre, adds to its popularity and communications are first class, the A14 and M11 being within a few minutes drive. The village boasts many local facilities including excellent schooling for all ages from pre-school to sixth form. Good local shopping is available in the village and there is a regular bus service to Cambridge. Histon is served by Cambridgeshire County Council's Guided Busway with an estimated journey time to the Science Park of approximately three minutes. Cambridge North Railway Station opened in May 2017, located in Chesterton close to Cambridge Science Park, connects with the Guided Busway and provides an interchange with Park and Ride and local bus services. Pedestrians, cyclists and horse riders benefit from a bridleway running all the way from Cambridge Science Park to St Ives, along the route of the Guided Busway. Girton Golf Club is also within a few minutes drive


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Added on Rightmove:
01 October 2018

Nearest stations

  • Cambridge North (2.9 mi)
  • Waterbeach (3.8 mi)
  • Cambridge (4.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Tucker Gardner, Histon

21-23 High Street, Histon, CB24 9JD

01223 787094 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Tucker Gardner, Histon

21-23 High Street, Histon, CB24 9JD

01223 787094 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Cambridge North (2.9 mi)
  • Waterbeach (3.8 mi)
  • Cambridge (4.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Tucker Gardner, Histon

21-23 High Street, Histon, CB24 9JD

01223 787094 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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