A 3/4 bedroom detached family house, situated in a Traffic-Free cul-de-sac location, positioned close to the centre of this highly regarded village.
The ground floor accommodation is accessed via a covered porchway leading to the wide entrance hall with space for coats and footwear, understair storage and stairs to first floor, all finished with Parquet flooring. The sitting room and dining room are separated by two archways, the dining area is large in size with ample room for a table and chairs. The sitting area is a comfortable, private, space with patio doors to the rear garden. The kitchen has a range of base and eye-level units, work surfaces, with a useful glazed serving hatch to the dining room, oven, 4-ring gas hob with extractor above, sink with mixer tap, integrated fridge/freezer, space for a dishwasher, space and plumbing for a washing machine and part glazed door to side passageway. Further accommodation includes the garden room, which is a pleasant place to sit and relax whilst enjoying views of the courtyard and garden beyond, there are patio doors and two floor-to-ceiling glazed panels. The study/bedroom 4 is a great size, making this room versatile in use for teenage children, or guests. Completing the ground floor is a cloakroom with WC and washhand basin.
The first floor is accessed by a dog-leg staircase with large window to the landing, allowing in plenty of natural light. There are 3 bedrooms, the master bedroom being a large, generous size, double with built-in storage, bedroom 2, again, is a good size double with built-in storage and bedroom 3 is a comfortable single. The family bathroom has a bath with shower above, washhand basin and WC.
Outside, the property is set back from the road, in a rarely available cul-de-sac location, behind hedging, there is a pathway to the front door and a wrought-iron gate gives access to the rear garden. The garden is predominantly laid to lawn with shrub borders, a courtyard patio gives a high degree of privacy and is perfect for alfresco dining. There is a garage with power and light connected and off-road 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 both 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.