A fabulous extended three bedroom semi detached family home with a large garden close to the centre of the village situated in an extremely desirable location. Read more
A fabulous extended three bedroom semi detached family home with a large garden close to the centre of the village situated in an extremely desirable location.
HISTON is justifiably one of the most sought after villages in close proximity to the City, yet pleasantly located close to some of the best countryside in the county. Close by is the Cambridge northern by-pass which has recently been updated and conveniently gives direct and easy access to the M11 motorway, London and other parts of the country. The village boasts excellent facilities including a varied range of shops and bus service - including the Guided Busway linking the village with central Cambridge, Addenbrookes and the Cambridge North Rail Station. There is schooling for all ages, including the highly regarded Impington Village College, providing educational and recreational facilities for all the community. All in all a great place to live.
THEPROPERTY An older style three bedroom semi detached family home, which has been extended to provide spacious living accommodation whilst retaining much of the original character. On the ground floor there is a welcoming Entrance Hall with stairs leading to the first floor and doors to:- Sitting Room which is cozy with an open fire, radiator and double glazed window to front aspect. The Family Room which leads directly to the Open Plan Kitchen/Diner was originally a Dining Room and provides a quiet area in which to relax or for the children to play and has a wood burner. The Side Lobby has a door leading outside and access to:- Cloakroom/Utility comprising of a close coupled W.C. Wall mounted wash hand basin. Shower cubicle. Wall mounted gas boiler. Opaque window to side aspect. Plumbing for washing machine. The Kitchen/Diner is undoubtedly the star of the property with its Lantern roof and French doors leading out to the garden this is a light and airy room ideal for entertaining and spending time as a family. There is stainless steel sink unit in front of double glazed window to rear aspect. A range of top and base units with work surfaces over. Gas hob and Electric extractor fan. Electric double oven. Plumbing for integrated dishwasher. Inset spot lighting. Additional windows to rear and side aspects. On the first floor there is a more conventional layout with three bedrooms, two doubles with fireplaces and a single. Family Bathroom comprising of a close coupled W.C. Panelled bath and wash hand basin. Opaque window to side aspect.
OUTSIDE The property stands back from the road beneath a pitched and tiled roof and has a front garden access via gate and pathway leading to the front door. There are a variety of trees, shrubs, flowers and borders. To the rear of the property the garden has been divided into three distinct areas. There is a formal garden laid mainly to lawn with a paved patio area, trees, shrubs and borders with gated access to the middle area, which is currently used by the chickens and has bark chippings as well as being lined with trees. The bottom of the garden is used as a vegetable plot and has an area of lawn as well as a garden shed.