1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Windmill Grange, Windmill Lane, Histon, CB24

Sold STC £150,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Leasehold

A one bedroom ground floor retirement apartment for the over 55's with generous storage, located within a popular and highly sought-after development with pleasant gardens and being sold with the benefit of No Onward Chain.

The development was constructed in the late 1980's and is centrally located within a short walk of the many village amenities, as well as a 'bus stop, which has links to Cambridge City Centre.

No.24 measures just under 540 sq ft and comprises of a wide entrance hall, which has a large storage cupboard with double doors, ideal for coats and shoes. The kitchen has a comprehensive range of base and eye-level storage cupboards and drawers, a 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, there is a window overlooking the gardens, an electric oven with 4-ring hob and extractor hood above. The living/dining room is a good size measuring 12'10" x 11'9" with a window and French doors opening to the garden. The impressive master bedroom measures 16'2" x 9'10" and has full height storage cupboards with sliding mirror doors and an additional storage cupboard, there is a window with views to the rear garden. The tiled shower room has a white suite including WC, washhand basin and enclosed shower.

Outside, to the rear of the apartment, there is a small paved patio area, the remainder of the grounds are communal and predominantly laid to lawn.

The development has additional reception areas including a resident's lounge, dining room, laundry room, guest suite and 24 hour management control. Lift and staircases lead to the first floor apartments, all served by well kept communal gardens with parking to the front.

Histon is widely acknowledged as being one of the most sought-after villages north of Cambridge. Its particularly convenient location, just 3 miles from the city centre, adds to its popularity and communications are first class, the A14 and M11 being within a few minute's drive. The village boasts many local facilities with good local shopping available 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 3 minutes. Cambridge North Railway Station opened in May 2017, located in Chesterton, close to Cambridge Science Park, connecting to the Guided Busway and providing an interchange with Park & Ride and local bus services. Pedestrians, cyclists and horse riders also 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 minute's drive.

Agent's Note:
Leasehold held on a 125 year term from 1989. There is a service charge of approximately £4141 per annum.


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16 January 2019

Nearest stations

  • Cambridge North (3.0 mi)
  • Waterbeach (3.9 mi)
  • Cambridge (4.4 mi)
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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 (3.0 mi)
  • Waterbeach (3.9 mi)
  • Cambridge (4.4 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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