A charming Grade II Listed Georgian cottage, situated on a delightful south-facing plot with plenty of off road parking. The property enjoys an enviable location fronting onto Barrington’s Village Green.
This charming cottage enjoys a splendid position overlooking the village green and offers a wealth of charming features including fireplaces, exposed timbers and original steel framed windows. The property has been lived in by the current owners for over 50 years and represents a rare opportunity to acquire a distinctive home in a popular High Street position. No.33 offers an exciting possibility to extend, subject to the necessary consents. The owners have previously obtained planning permission and the neighbouring property has also been extended, which sets a positive precedent for any future owner.
On the ground floor are 2 reception rooms, both of which benefit from a dual aspect and delightful period features. The living/dining room also has a characterful living-flame Calor gas fire included. The kitchen has been fitted with a range of base and wall mounted units and has space/plumbing for various appliances, a stable door leads to the private gardens.
Upstairs are 2 double bedrooms with built-in storage, bedroom 2 has an interconnecting box room which currently serves as an extra bedroom. The master bedroom has a walk-in wardrobe and boasts splendid views over the rear gardens and nearby village green. There is a smart shower room which has been fitted with a modern white suite, complemented by attractive tiling and a rain bar shower.
Outside, the front of the property has a driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles. There is an open-plan garden which is laid to lawn and stocked with a number of mature shrubs. A side gate leads to the main entrance and rear garden which has a block paved patio and offers a superb degree of privacy throughout. The garden is predominantly laid to lawn and bordered by a variety of well tended flowerbeds, shrubs and trees. There is additional parking to the rear of the property accessed via Slid Lane.
Barrington is renowned as one of the most beautiful villages south of Cambridge, with numerous handsome period buildings set around a large village green, purported to be the longest in England.
It is about 8 miles south west of Cambridge and is close to the A10, giving easy access to the M11. There are mainline railway stations available at Foxton and Shepreth which are 2 miles and 3 miles away respectively.
Local facilities include a 13th Century public house, well-stocked post office stores and an Ofsted ‘Good’ primary school.