TENURE: To be advised
An extended, mid-terrace, home with 3 double bedrooms, comprehensively and stylishly modernised by the current owners, situated in a pleasant, traffic free, cul-de-sac and positioned in a central village location
The property has undergone a series of improvements making it open-plan in design; the current owners updated their home in 2017 with a new kitchen, bathrooms and the added benefit of newly fitted windows throughout, making this a "move straight into" home.
The ground floor accommodation has a wide entrance hall with stairs to first floor, understair storage and room for coats and footwear. The sitting room/dining area/kitchen is open-plan in design and generous in size with plenty of room for a large sofa and armchairs, alongside a dining table and chairs, there is wood flooring and a breakfast bar, for informal dining, 2 floor-to-ceiling glazed panels and patio doors from the sitting room, open to the rear. The modern kitchen leads through from the dining room with a range of base and eye-level units, ample work surfaces with tiled surround, double oven with 4-ring hob, stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, integrated fridge/freezer and dishwasher, space and plumbing for washing machine, large floor tiles and a window to the front aspect. The ground floor has the addition of a fantastic wet room, stylish in design with WC, washhand basin, heated towel rail and all complemented with contemporary tiling throughout.
The first floor has 3 double bedrooms, accessed via a central landing, which gives a feeling of space. The master bedroom is a particularly good size with built-in storage and a window to the rear aspect. Bedroom 2 is a good size double with built-in storage and a window to rear aspect. The 3rd bedroom, again, is a double with built-in storage and window to the front. The family bathroom has been finished to a very high standard, there is a bath with shower above, WC, washhand basin with storage below, heated towel rail and impeccably completed with beautiful tiling.
Outside the property is set back from the road, nestled in a quiet traffic free, cul-de-sac, position with a garage in nearby block, there is a pathway to the front of house and a lawn area. The south-facing rear garden is a good size with wraparound patio area perfect for alfresco dining, there is a gate for rear access, the remainder is laid to lawn and the whole enclosed by fencing.
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 including excellent schooling for all ages from pre-school 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 Busway with an estimated journey time to the Science Park of approximately three minutes. Cambridge North Railway Station opened in May 2017, located in Chesterton close to Cambridge Science Park, connects with the Guided Busway and provides an interchange with Park and Ride and local bus services. Pedestrians, cyclists and horse riders benefit from a bridleway running all the way from Cambridge Science Park to St Ives, along the route of the Guided Busway. Girton Golf Club is also within a few minutes drive.