A bright and well presented four bedroom semi detached chalet bungalow with a delightful west garden, off road parking and a useful outbuilding. Situated within a quiet residential area and ideally placed for access for the local amenities.
The spacious ground floor accommodation comprises an enclosed entrance hall with space for coats and footwear. The large kitchen/breakfast room includes a comprehensive range of base and eye level storage cupboards and drawers, extensive work surfaces, metro tiled splash backs, range style double oven with five ring hob and an extractor hood over, stainless steel bowl sink with mixer tap, breakfast bar which is ideal for informal dining, built in dishwasher, space for an American style fridge/freezer and washing machine. There is a wide window with views to the rear garden and a door which opens to the conservatory.
The long sitting room has stairs to the first floor and boasts a gas fireplace with an Adam style surround and a raised marble hearth. There is a bay window to the front aspect which allows excellent levels, of natural light and there is plenty of space for sitting room furniture. The long room continues to the dining room which is of good size and offers space for a large dining table and chairs. There is a sky light and sliding doors to the conservatory, which in turn, allow excellent levels of natural light to create a bright and airy, open living space. Of note, is a built in, double sided fish tank which can be viewed from the entrance hall and the dining room. The kitchen, which is accessed from the kitchen and also the dining room has a tiled floor and views two aspects and French doors to the rear garden.
The dual aspect master bedroom is on the first floor. There is a vaulted ceiling, which has good head-height and useful built in storage cupboards. The ensuite includes a W.C., wash hand basin and an enclosed shower. Bedroom 2s a large double bedroom with a window to the side and mirrored sliding doors, which span the width of the wall. Bedroom 3 is a double bedroom and is currently used as a study. There is a window to the front aspect and a large, full height built in wardrobe with mirrored, sliding doors. Bedroom 4 is a comfortable single room with a window to the side aspect and built on high level shelving. The family bathroom includes a modern white suite of W.C., wash hand basin with vanity storage under, bath, separate enclosed shower, neutral tiling and a frosted window.
Outside, the property is set well back from the road behind a shallow brick wall and there is off road parking, with an additional gravelled area with shrub boarder. To the rear, the enclosed west facing garden is laid predominately to lawn, with a patio area, ideal for outdoor dining, under a recently added timber pergola. There is a shed and the garden is surrounded by mature, neat shrub boarders which provide year round colour. At the foot of the garden is a detached outbuilding/studio which is sheltered by a wooden trellis. The outbuilding offers a useful additional living space.
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 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 3 minute's. Cambridge North Railway Station opened in May 2017, located in Chesterton, close to Cambridge Science Park, connecting to the Guided Busway 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 Busway. Girton Golf Club is also within a few minute's drive.