2 bedroom 
Semi-Detached House
For Sale

West End, Whittlesford, Cambridge

Guide Price
56 West End, Whittlesford
CB22 4LX
under offer
Property Type
Semi-Detached House
Property Details

A beautiful semi-detached cottage of unquestionable character and charm with planning permission for a two storey extension and set within a generous mature plot.

Key Features
  • Charming semi-detached cottage
  • Planning permission for two storey extension granted January 2023
  • Dual aspect sitting room with feature fire place
  • Bespoke well equipped kitchen
  • Mature plot overlooking a wooded area
  • Sought after village location
  • Gas central heating and mains drainage
  • Ample off road parking
  • No chain
Property Description

The property occupies a wonderfully tranquil position set back from the road and boasting mature gardens and grounds approaching a quarter of an acre. This charming cottage has been significantly improved by the current owner and has also secured planning permission for a two storey extension giving the property huge potential for further improvement. The accommodation comprises an entrance porch with original brick floor leading to the dual aspect sitting room with feature open fire place with brick surround and hearth and stairs rising to first floor accommodation. Just off is a large walk-in storage room which has been utilised as a study space more recently. The kitchen is fitted with attractive bespoke cabinetry complimented by oak work surfaces within inset ceramic sink unit, four ring electric hob, electric oven, space for fridge/freezer and washing machine and attractive tiled flooring. The kitchen further boasts lovely views over the garden and wooded area beyond.

Upstairs, there is a large dual aspect bedroom with an inter-linking 2nd bedroom and in turn a family bathroom beyond fitted with a matching white suite and storage cupboard housing a gas fired central heating boiler. Outside, there is a generous lawned front garden extending to both side and rear with well stocked flower and shrub borders and beds. Paved patio area and all overlooking a coppice/wildlife meadow.


Whittlesford is a charming riverside village noted for its quality homes lying 7 miles south of Cambridge and 8 or so miles north of Saffron Walden. The village has become a focal point of South Cambridgeshire in recent years with its fast commuter rail service bringing London Liverpool Street within the hour. The village is served by a shop/post office and three public houses, the Tickell Arms, The Bees in the Wall and the Red Lion Hotel. The village has a genuinely thriving community for the young and old. There is a nursery and excellent primary school, active local Scout and Guide groups, gardening and music clubs and lots of village events including a summer ball.There is also an active social atmosphere centred around the Whittlesford Social Club and "The Lawn" which is the village's recreation ground where there are also tennis courts. Communications are excellent with easy access to the A505 and Junction 10 of the M11 is within 2 miles.


All mains services connected.

Statutory Authorities

South Cambridgeshire District Council
Council Tax Band - C

Fixtures and Fittings

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


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

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West End, Whittlesford, Cambridge
Poppy Cottage, 56 West End, Whittlesford
CB22 4LX
West End, Whittlesford, Cambridge
Branch Details
Great Shelford

30 Woollards Lane Great Shelford
CB22 5LZ

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