A former Post Office and substantial detached residence of over 2630 sqft / 244 sqm. The property occupies a prominent village position with plenty of parking and a south-facing rear garden.
This former Post Office and photography studio occupies a central position in this most popular village just 2 miles south of the City. The property offers plenty of accommodation and also has a self-contained annexe which could provide a steady income or even be incorporated into the main body of the house.
On the ground floor are 3 reception rooms, 2 of which have feature fireplaces and offer versatility to suit individual purchaser’s needs. The kitchen has been fitted with an attractive range of units and includes various integrated appliances, coupled with a breakfast bar finished with a solid oak worktop. There is a utility room with further units and space / plumbing for appliances and a cloakroom W.C. The annexe is located just off the main reception hall, has a double bedroom with en suite shower and a large studio room with kitchen and separate boiler housed.
Upstairs the accommodation is split over 2 floors, the first floor housing 3 double bedrooms and the main bathroom. The master bedroom is particularly spacious, includes an en suite shower room and a walk-in dressing room. On the second floor is bedroom 4 which also has an en suite and eaves storage. There is a substantial loft room accessed via the landing which is fully boarded.
The property stands back from the road behind a gravelled car parking area leading to an adjoining garage with electrically operated door. To the rear of the property there is a small south-facing courtyard garden which has been brick paved with some planting, bushes and shrubs.
Stapleford is a thriving village about 2 miles south of the City and is especially desirable to those looking for easy access into Cambridge from a traditional and attractive village.
It has an Ofsted ‘Good’ primary school that feeds Sawston Village College (2 miles), two pubs, a small supermarket, petrol filling station, hairdresser, beauty salon and barber. Further facilities including a GP surgery and dentist can be found in neighbouring Great Shelford. The Gog Magog Hills, trust land, golf club and Wandlebury Country Park are at the northern edge of the village.
For the commuter there is easy access to the DNA cycleway, which in turn gives access to the Addenbrooke’s site (2.5 miles) as well as the City beyond. Great Shelford railway station is close by and offers services to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street.