5 bedroom 
Detached House
For Sale

The Linnets, Cottenham, Cambridge

Guide Price
The Linnets
Cottenham, Cambridge
CB24 8XZ
Property Type
Detached House
Reception Rooms
Property Details

An imposing 5 bedroom detached modern house with an extensive top floor principal bedroom suite and improved ground floor living layout, located on a popular development in Cottenham.

Key Features
  • Immaculately presented accommodation measuring 1650 sq ft
  • Stunning second floor principal bedroom suite
  • Large reception room overlooking the rear garden
  • Tandem-length garage and parking for 2/3 vehicles
Property Description

5 double bedrooms – 3 bathrooms – walk-in wardrobe – sitting/dining room – kitchen/breakfast room – cloakroom/WC – reception hall – low maintenance front garden – enclosed rear garden – tandem garage – driveway parking

This modern detached house offers spacious and flexible accommodation arranged over three light-filled floors in the heart of Cottenham. This imposing modern townhouse occupies a pleasant position within a modern development and is set behind a neat paved front garden with attractive wrought iron railings. The property is a short walk to good schools for all ages, a range of independent shopping facilities and an award-winning restaurant. The nearby guided busway provides access to major rail links into Cambridge and London. The A14 is only a few miles away and provides an excellent link to the north and south.
The property has been altered and remodelled on the ground floor to create a generous open plan principal reception room which enjoys access to a broad enclosed rear garden. In addition to the house, there is large tandem garage and off-street parking for 2/3 vehicles. Overall, this beautifully presented house offers everything a family would desire in the villages close to Cambridge city centre.
The ground floor accommodation comprises a reception hall with access to a large WC and storage cupboard. There is ample storage space throughout the three floors. The full width sitting room has been knocked through to create a wonderful space with separate sitting areas enjoying lots of natural light and views of the garden. The well-designed kitchen provides extensive, quality cabinetry and drawers with ample working surface space and some integrated appliances. A semi open inner lobby area connects the dining space to the living area and provides access to the outside. The first-floor level comprises four bedrooms and a family bathroom suite. The guest room has a dressing area with fitted wardrobes and en suite shower room. The second-floor landing leads to a large walk-in wardrobe and en suite shower room. The principal bedroom is an impressive and extensive room with space for a dressing area/study space and comfortable seating area.

Outside, the generous rear garden is predominantly laid to lawn with an attractive and extended paved patio area. There is pedestrian access to the garage and gated side access leads to the parking area which provides space for 2/3 vehicles.


Cottenham is a large & thriving village located approximately 6 miles north of Cambridge with many excellent facilities including a wide variety of local shops. The village benefits from a Co-operative store, Costcutter, Post Office and Pharmacy. In addition there are two GP Surgeries, a Dental Surgery, Library and community centre. Cottenham boasts 4 Public houses and various restaurants including a Chinese takeaway and an award-winning Indian Restaurant.

Schooling is available nearby at Cottenham Primary School and Cottenham Village College, both of which are Ofsted rated as good. Cambridge is easily accessible with cycle paths back to the city, a regular citi 8 bus service and the A14 providing access to the M11 & A1 commuter roads.

Fixtures and Fittings.

Unless specifically mentioned in these particulars all fixtures and fittings are expressly excluded from the sale of the freehold interest.


All mains services are connected.

Statutory Authorities.

South Cambridgeshire District Council
Council Tax Band F


Strictly by appointment through the vendor’s sole agents, Redmayne Arnold and Harris

Agents note

Please take note that due to the heatwave, the grass in the garden is very sun damaged. It is normally very green and beautifully cared for.

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The Linnets, Cottenham, Cambridge
17 The Linnets
Cottenham, Cambridge
CB24 8XZ
The Linnets, Cottenham, Cambridge
Branch Details

2 High Street
CB24 9LG

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