A handsome, substantial and beautifully presented, high quality, semi-detached home, set back from the road within a very generous plot extending to 1370 sqm / 0.33 acre. The property has the benefit of an annexe with two lettable rooms, which bring in an income. There is also an office, garage and off road parking.
The property has many lovely period features and provides elegant, well planned accommodation extending to over 2180sqft (200 sqm).
The entrance hall is bright and welcoming with the staircase leading up to the first floor; there is a built in cupboard and windows to the front, side and on the landing flood the room with natural light. There is a bay fronted sitting room to the front of the house which is a good size and is light and spacious with an open fireplace. To the rear of the property is an open plan kitchen / dining / sitting room with space for a large dining table and chairs as well as a sitting area which leads out to the conservatory. The kitchen is extensively fitted with a range of high quality floor and wall mounted cabinets, there is a built in oven and hob, integrated dishwasher and a central island with breakfast bar and cupboards under. The adjacent utility room has space and plumbing for a washing machine and further appliances; a door leads out to the garden and there is a modern cloakroom off.
On the first floor the landing opens to three generous bedrooms with the master having en-suite facilities. There is an inner landing/dressing room which leads to a further double bedroom and family bathroom which is fitted with a bath, separate shower enclosure, w.c and hand-basin.
Outside, the gardens are a real feature of this lovely home and are sizable, private and mature. There is a terrace adjacent to the house, which leads to a large expanse of lawn interspersed with mature trees and shrubs. There is also a self contained annexe with a shared kitchen/sitting area and two lettable, double en-suite rooms. These have each previously been let out at £900 pcm on a Monday to Friday basis. The property is set back from the road behind a neat front garden with a long driveway leading to the garage, providing off road parking for numerous cars.
Sawston is one of the largest villages to the near south of the City, situated about 3 miles from the City boundary and around 4 miles from the Addenbrooke’s campus. It also gives excellent access to the M11 (J10 3 miles). There are good cycle routes to the mainline railway station at Whittlesford (1.5 miles) and the science parks at Babraham (2 miles) and Abington (3.5 miles).
The village has a fantastic range of local shops including a small supermarket, various restaurants and takeaways, an excellent modern health centre, primary schools and the high achieving Sawston Village College which has a sports centre, gym and swimming pool that are open to the public. There is very little need to leave the village for day-to-day living.