A well presented, rarely available one bedroom ground floor retirement apartment, occupying a peaceful location close to the village centre with a good range of amenities and resident's parking.
The accommodation is accessed via a secure front door, which is opened using a fob and is situated close to the reception area. Once inside the well presented and neutrally decorated throughout. The property comprises a wide entrance hall with a deep, full-height, storage cupboard, which is ideal for coats and boots, as well as utilities such as a vacuum cleaner and ironing board etc. The kitchen includes a comprehensive range of base and eye level storage cupboards and drawers, built in fridge/freezer, stainless steel bowl sink with mixer tap, eye level oven, four ring hob with extractor hood over and space for additional white goods. There is a window with pleasant views to the gardens. Part glazed double doors open to the sitting/dining room, which of good size, offering plenty of space for sitting room furniture and a large dining table and chairs. The room boasts a feature fireplace with Adam style surround and a raised marble hearth. At the dining room end, there are windows French doors open to the gardens which in turn, allow good levels of natural light. The large master bedroom has a window with views to the gardens. The shower room has been recently updated to include a double length walk-in shower, w.c., wash hand basin and a heated towel rail. Outside, there is a compact gravelled area, surrounded by shallow hedging.
Brackenbury Manor is a warm and friendly development, offering additional living space with a communal reception room where coffee mornings and various other events are occasionally held; French doors open onto a sizeable patio for the resident's use. There are landscaped communal gardens, predominantly laid to lawn and stocked with a variety of mature plants, shrubs and trees. The development benefits from secure onsite parking.
Histon is widely acknowledged as being one of the most sought-after villages north of Cambridge. Its particularly convenient location just three miles from the city centre adds to its popularity and communications are first class, the A14 and M11 being within a few minutes drive. The village boasts many local facilities with good local shopping available and there is a regular bus service to Cambridge. Histon is served by Cambridgeshire County Council's Guided Busway.