59 Cambridge Road is a most attractive bay fronted family home built of traditional brick elevations under a pitched tiled roof, which has been extended and refurbished throughout and is believed to date back to the 1930s. The house is set back from the road and screened by mature hedging and is just a short walk from the village amenities and mainline train station. The accommodation comprises a spacious entrance hall with stairs rising to first floor accommodation, storage cupboard under, wood flooring and a cloakroom/wc just off. The drawing room is an elegantly proportioned room with bay windows to both front and rear, fitted bookshelving and cupboards and a beautiful Victorian style fireplace with decorative tiled slips, all complemented by oak flooring. The dining room also boasts a bay window, fitted bookshelving and cupboards, feature open fireplace with solid wood floor. The kitchen/breakfast room is very much the heart of this beautiful home, fitted with bespoke cabinetry, granite work surfaces with inset ceramic sink with mixer tap and bevelled drainer. There is a Rangemaster stove with extractor above, plus a range of integrated appliances including a freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. The recently constructed boot room has a door to the front and to the rear garden, and a mono pitched roof, fitted with bespoke cabinetry, oak work surfaces and inset double ceramic sink with space for a washing machine and tumble drier.
Upstairs is a lovely galleried landing with four good sized bedrooms off, including two lovely bay windowed rooms and all with fitted wardrobe cupboards, plus a family bathroom and separate shower room. Outside, the secluded front garden is screened by hedging with paring for several vehicles. Side access leads to the rear garden which is over 150’ long, a beautifully and mature private garden, laid mainly to shaped and manicured lawns with well stocked flower and shrub borders and beds, generous Indian sandstone terrace ideal for al fresco dining and a paved pathway leading to an additional circular patio. There is a pretty wildlife meadow area and to the rear of the garden there is a wild flower area with fruit trees boasting a bespoke raised wooden decked area, taking full advantage of the far reaching farmland views to the rear. The former garage makes an ideal garden store with small adjoining workshop and all enjoys excellent levels of privacy.
Great Shelford is a well regarded village just south of Cambridge, offering an excellent range of local amenities including shops, banks, building society, restaurants, bakers, delicatessen, library and butchers. There is also a sought after primary school, health centre, dentist and great sporting facilities within the recreation ground. The village is ideally placed for access to both Cambridge and London with excellent road connections, local bus services and a mainline railway station with trains from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street. Addenbrookes Hospital is only around 2 miles away and Cambridge City centre about 4 miles away.
All mains services connected
South Cambridgeshire District Council
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