An appealing period cottage, quietly located, just a short distance from Great Shelford High Street and the railway station. The property offers spacious living accommodation and has a long, south facing rear garden and a parking space.
The entrance porch to the front opens to a generously proportioned sitting/dining room with a fireplace recess, staircase leading to the first floor and plenty of room for sitting and dining.
The adjacent kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of floor and wall mounted cabinets and there is space and plumbing for a washing machine and further appliance space. To the rear of the kitchen there is a breakfast area and this has glazed double doors leading out to the garden.
On the first floor there is a large open landing suitable as a study area and this opens to a double bedroom which is fitted with wardrobes. There is also a modern bathroom fitted with a bath, separate shower enclosure, wc and hand-basin.
The generously proportioned second bedroom is on the top floor and this has far reaching views.
The property has a 100 ft long, south facing rear garden which is laid to lawn and planted with a variety of trees and shrubs. There is an open workshop at the far end and a single parking space on the access road at the front of the cottage.
Granta Terrace is located just a few moments walk from Gt. Shelford station and its busy High Street. Great Shelford is one of the most sought-after villages south of the City thanks to its easy access to town and Addenbrooke’s by road, regular buses, car-free purpose built cycleways and trains from its mainline railway station that go to Cambridge or directly to London Liverpool Street.
The historic village centre has excellent day-to-day facilities including two small supermarkets, a convenience store, a deli, hairdressers, doctors, dentist, dispensing chemist, two pubs, restaurants and more. The primary school is very well regarded and there are various community facilities and social clubs. The large recreation ground has a new pavilion, tennis club and sports pitches and annually hosts the excellent Shelford Feast festival.
It is a great community for those looking for a balance of convenience and traditional village feel and offers the real possibility of living day-to-day without the need to regularly drive out of the village.