An attractive, 4 bedroom detached Edwardian house with a studio, off-road parking and a private west-facing garden. The property is situated in a non-estate position, a short walk from Sawston Village College.
This charming Edwardian residence enjoys a near central village position and a delightful west-facing garden extending over 23m / 75ft. The property has been extended to incorporate an additional reception room to the rear and an impressive master bedroom. On the ground floor is an entrance hall with a fanlight and stairs leading to first floor. There is a charming bay-fronted living room with living-flame gas fire, finished with exposed wooden floors, which continue through to a separate dining room. The kitchen has been fitted with a range of units and finished with solid oak worktops and there is a freestanding oven with extractor over and space for a dishwasher. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a family room which benefits from a dual aspect and has French doors to the rear garden.
Upstairs the bedrooms are split over 2 floors, the first of which housing beds 2,3,4 and a bathroom which has been fitted with a modern white suite. Bedroom 1 is located on the second floor and has doors leading to a Juliet balcony. There is an open en suite to the bedroom which could easily be partitioned, the room also has a dual aspect and eaves storage.
The property is set behind a picket fence, has a mature variety of shrubs and a plum tree. The west-facing garden offers a superb degree of privacy and has a detached studio which is insulated and with mains power connected. There is a paved terrace, well suited to alfresco dining. The remainder is laid to lawn and a gate at the bottom of the garden leads to a driveway with parking for 2 vehicles.
Agents Note: There is a pedestrian right-of-way across the driveway for the neighbouring property (No.8). No.’s 2,4,6 and 8 share a driveway accessed via New Road.
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 supermarkets, 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.