For sale with no onward chain is this handsome 1930’s 3 bedroom semi-detached house. The property offers exciting scope for further extension and enjoys a non-estate position close to the heart of this ever popular village.
This established 1930’s semi-detached house sits on a delightful plot close to St Andrews Church and Histon’s village High Street. The property is currently well-proportioned, yet offers exciting scope for extension, subject to the relevant consents.
The elegant entrance hall is of an impressive size with space for coats and footwear, coupled with under stairs storage cupboards. There is a kitchen, which benefits from a dual aspect and has been fitted with a range of base and eye-level units; integrated appliances include a double oven and electric hob with extractor over. There is a bright open-plan sitting/dining room with a bay-window overlooking the front of the property and a feature gas fireplace. Double doors from the sitting room lead onto a paved terrace.
Upstairs are 3 bedrooms, 2 of which are comfortable doubles and include built-in wardrobes. The bathroom has been fitted with a three-piece suite, there is an additional WC from the landing and storage cupboard. A window above the stairwell provides additional light to the first floor.
Outside the front of the property, is a gravelled driveway providing parking for several vehicles, partially bordered by mature shrubs. Side access leads to the rear garden, which is lawned and measures about 69ft x 30ft / 21m x 9m. There is a paved terrace and 2 storage sheds. The whole is enclosed by fencing.
Histon is widely acknowledged as being one of the most highly sought after villages north of the city. The village sits just 3 miles from Cambridge City Centre and is within easy reach of many transport links including the A14/M11 road networks, Cambridge North Railway Station and the Guided Busway with an estimated journey time to the Science Park of approximately 3 minutes.
Histon boasts many local facilities including excellent schooling for all ages from pre-school to sixth form. Good local shopping is available and there is a regular bus service to Cambridge, the Citi 8. Pedestrians, cyclists and horse riders benefit from a bridleway running all the way from Cambridge Science Park to St. Ives along the route of the Guided Busway. Girton Golf Club is also within a few minutes drive.