TENURE: To be advised
Peacocks is a highly desirable close of retirement properties, which is situated just a few moments walk from Great Shelford's fantastic range of facilities. The properties are freehold, self-contained and easy to run and have the benefit of an on-site manager who can be contacted in case of an emergency. They are ideal for those at or approaching retirement.
No.22 was built in the mid 1980s and measures 661.1 sq ft. The property comprises a covered porch with large storage cupboard leading to the entrance hall, again with large cupboard. The kitchen has a range of base and eye-level units, bowl sink with mixer tap, tiled splash backs, oven with four-ring hob and extractor over, space for white goods and window with views to the front aspect. The sitting/dining room is of good size, measuring 17'9" X 12'4", with windows to the front aspect.
There are two bedrooms, both of which are doubles. The master bedroom benefits from extensive built-in storage cupboards. Bedroom 2 could be used as an additional reception room with views to the open paddock land. The bathroom has a white suite and heated towel rail.
Outside, the property occupies a corner plot with a compact front garden and paved pathway to the front door. To the rear, there is a paved patio and well stocked flower-beds. Beyond the garden are views to open paddock land.
All Peacocks properties are warden assisted, allowing residents to live independently near to the village centre, and yet have assistance at hand when needed. Outside to the front of the property there is a small garden and to the rear, a useful shed and a courtyard overlooking the grounds. There are also communal parking spaces nearby.
Great Shelford is just 4 miles south of Cambridge. There is an active village community centre around Woollards Lane where there is a library, dentist, village hall and recreation ground, numerous shops including newsagent, hairdresser, beauty salon, baker, butcher, grocer, marvellous deli and the Health Centre in Ashen Green. The mainline station provides access to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street, and the village is located two miles from Junction 11 of the M11. There is a Church of England Infant and Junior School in the village. The Gog Magog Hills and Golf Club, Tennis Club, Wandlebury and the Roman Road are within two miles. Addenbrooke's Hospital is also within easy reach and Stansted Airport is within half an hour's drive (via M11).