A truly stunning, Grade II Listed home, full of charm and character, providing over 2100 sqft / 203 sqm of characterful, and exceptionally luxurious accommodation, with a pretty cottage garden and off road parking. Offered with no upward chain.
The property has been carefully, renovated to an exceptional standard and now provides an unrivalled level of comfort whilst always respecting the buildings heritage. The accommodation is flexible with the option to use the summer sitting room as a fourth bedroom, and there are en-suite facilities or bathrooms adjacent to all the first-floor bedrooms.
Thought to date back to the late 17th or early 18th century, the property is believed to have been either a shop or a brewery supplying the pub which at the time was next door. The property has many lovely character features which the client has enhanced, whilst skilfully and sensitively renovating the property. She has also incorporated a luxurious kitchens and bathrooms, and has ensured that the cottage provides an unrivalled level of comfort whilst working on a practical level too.
The property is approached over the rear garden which has been landscaped with roses, hedging and shrub borders. There is a brick terrace adjacent to the house which is south facing, entirely private and would make a lovely area for dining or taking breakfast. The entrance hall has a vaulted ceiling adding to the sense of drama and space and this opens to the sitting room, dining room and kitchen / breakfast room. There is a large study off the sitting room and adjacent to this there is a summer room or fourth bedroom with French doors leading out to the garden.
The kitchen / breakfast room is dual aspect and enjoys lots of natural light with a large picture window overlooking the garden and glazed doors leading out to the terrace. It is fitted with a range of floor and wall mounted cabinets with a ceramic sink, integrated dishwasher, built in oven and hob, and plenty of room for a table and chairs. The utility room is located off the kitchen and is fitted with matching cabinets, with a sink and space for a fridge freezer. On the ground floor there is also a cloakroom which houses the boiler.
On the first floor the bedrooms are all individually approached over their own staircases, the two larger double rooms each have beautiful, luxuriously appointed bathrooms next to them, and the third is heavily timbered and has an en-suite w.c. and hand-basin.
Outside the garden is screened by a newly planted hedge and there is a parking space, lawn, flower border and a pretty brick terrace adjacent to the cottage. There is also planning approval for a garage to be built if required.
Comberton is a larger village located about 6 miles west of Cambridge, with the centre set around a pretty village duck pond.
The village offers an excellent range of facilities and amenities including a shop / post office as well as schooling provision from pre-school up to the age of 18 years. The ‘outstanding’ Ofsted rated Village College has an adjoining Community Leisure and Health & Fitness facility and there is a doctors’ surgery, dentist, public house, butchers, hairdresser and a large recreation ground.
For the commuter the access point at junction 12 for the M11 is close-by and there is a cycle-path from the village to the city.