A well proportioned, linked-detached, house with three double bedrooms, situated in a central village location with potential to extend (subject to the necessary consents), off-road parking and neat gardens to both front and rear.
The ground floor accommodation consists of a wide entrance hall with stairs to first floor, space for footwear and coats, a large understair cupboard with shelving and light and a further storage cupboard. The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of base and eye-level units, work surfaces, stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, space for various appliances, serving hatch to dining area, a large window to the front aspect and a part glazed door to the side. The sitting/dining room is open-plan in design, light and airy with plenty of room for a large dining table and chairs, alongside sitting room furniture; there is Parquet flooring, two floor-to-ceiling windows and patio doors leading to the rear garden. The study is a versatile room and has potential for a variety of different uses, there is a skylight, door to the garage, window to rear aspect and a part glazed door to the rear patio. The ground floor accommodation is completed with a good size cloakroom with WC, washhand basin with storage beneath and a window to the front aspect.
Stairs lead to the first floor accommodation with a half-landing and large window to side aspect with access to a boarded loft space with pull-down ladder. The master bedroom is a very generous size with built-in wardrobes and a large window to the rear aspect with pleasant, uninterrupted, views. Bedroom 2, again, is a very good size double with built-in wardrobe and a window provides views of the rear garden. Bedroom 3 is a double with built-in wardrobe and a large window offering open views to Narrow Lane. The family bathroom has a bath with shower above, WC, washhand basin, complemented with tiling. There is a window to the side aspect and an airing cupboard with useful shelving.
Outside the property is situated in a fantastic location, set back from the road with off-road parking for several vehicles on a block paved driveway. There is a 1.5 length garage with power and light connected, storage cupboards, space and plumbing for various appliances, a large skylight and cold water tap. There is a bin storage area tucked away to the side of the property. The front lawn is a good size and includes flower-beds. The private rear garden is established, well tended and stocked with mature trees and shrub borders; a patio area is perfect for outdoor entertaining, lawn area and the whole is enclosed by wooden fencing.
Histon is widely acknowledged as being one of the most sought-after villages north of Cambridge. Its 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 minutes' 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 minutes. 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 minutes' drive.
Agent's Note: There is a Narrow Lane Residents' Society, with an obligatory annual fee for maintenance of green spaces and trees on society land; the annual fee for 2020 has been confirmed as 40.