A charming, beautifully presented, 2 bedroom semi-detached Victorian cottage, boasting a wealth of character with generous size garden, off-road parking and ideally located in the heart of the village within easy reach of local amenities.
The ground floor accommodation comprises a kitchen, which includes a range of base and eye-level storage cupboards, stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, tiled splashbacks, space for appliances, oven with a 4-ring gas hob with extractor hood above and window to the rear aspect. There is a generous size utility room with French doors to the rear aspect, space for appliances and additional storage. The front door opens to a dual aspect sitting/dining room with a window to the front and side aspects and is a good size, offering plenty of room for furniture along with a dining table and chairs, there is a free-standing log burner with a raised hearth and decorative timber beam above, stairs lead to the first floor and there is useful built-in storage below.
The first floor accommodation comprises a large landing with window to the side aspect and is currently used as a study area, which is ideal for those who work from home. There are two well proportioned bedrooms, one double and a smaller double. The master bedroom has a window to the front aspect and bedroom 2 has a window with pleasant views of the rear garden. The family bathroom has been updated this year to include a modern white suite of WC, washhand basin, bath with shower unit above and a heated towel rail.
Outside, to the front of the property is a walled garden, gravelled for ease of maintenance, to the right-hand side of the property is a shared driveway leading to the off-road parking and timber garage. To the rear of the property is a charming elevated garden, predominantly laid to lawn with two patio areas, a variety of mature trees and well stocked shrubs, the whole enclosed by fencing and enjoying a superb degree of privacy.
Histon is widely acknowledged as being one of the most sought-after villages north of Cambridge. It's particularly convenient location, just 3 miles from the city centre, adds to its popularity and communications are first class, the A14 and M11 being within a few minute's drive. The village boasts many local facilities including excellent schooling for all ages from preschool to sixth form. Good local shopping is available in the village and there is a regular bus service to Cambridge. Histon is served by Cambridgeshire County Council's Guided Bus way with an estimated journey time to the Science Park of approximately 3 minute's. Cambridge North Railway Station opened in May 2017, located in Chesterton, close to Cambridge Science Park, connecting to the Guided Bus way and providing an interchange with Park & Ride and local bus services. Pedestrians, cyclists and horse riders also benefit from a bridleway running all the way from Cambridge Science Park to St. Ives along the route of the Guided Bus way. Girton Golf Club is also within a few minute's drive.