An impressive 4 bedroom, semi-detached, family home, extended and finished to an impeccable standard with bright, spacious, living areas, off-road parking, extensive south-west facing garden with views of open fields to both front and rear and being sold with the benefit of No Onward Chain.
The ground floor has tiled flooring throughout (excluding the sitting room) and the accommodation comprises a welcoming entrance hall, which has a window to the front aspect and a dog-leg staircase leading to the first floor with useful understair storage cupboard and cloakroom off, which includes a modern white suite of WC, washhand basin, heated towel rail and a frosted window to the side aspect. The kitchen/breakfast room is finished to a high specification and includes a comprehensive range of soft close base and eye-level storage cupboards and drawers, extensive granite work surfaces and a curved breakfast bar with inset sink and mixer tap, a 4-ring hob, extractor hood above, eye-level Bosch double oven, fridge and freezer; there is enough space for a sofa and French doors and a window open to the rear garden. Off the kitchen is a utility room, which has a stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, space for appliances and a window and stable door to the rear. The large dual aspect sitting room has been re-carpeted this year and offers plenty of space for furniture, there is a fireplace with Adam style surround and raised granite hearth, there are windows to the rear and side aspects which, in turn, allow in good levels of natural light. The dining room has space for a large table and chairs with a window to the front aspect; this room could also be used as a study for those who work from home.
The first floor accommodation comprises of a landing with airing cupboard housing the hot water tank. There are 4 well proportioned bedrooms all of which are doubles with new carpets laid this year. The master bedroom has generous full-height wardrobes with sliding mirror doors and an en suite shower room, which includes a WC, washhand basin, enclosed shower cubicle, heated towel rail and a frosted window to the side aspect. Bedroom 2 has a window to the front and a large free-standing wardrobe. Bedrooms 3 and 4 are also doubles with windows boasting pleasant views of the rear garden. The family bathroom, also updated this year, includes a contemporary white suite of WC, washhand basin, bath with shower unit above, frosted windows to the front aspect and neutral tiling.
Outside, the property is set back from the road with a gravel driveway, which also runs down the side of the property providing additional parking. Of particular note is the enclosed south-west facing garden, which is predominantly laid to lawn with a patio area, ideal for outdoor dining. The garden enjoys high levels of privacy and there are neat shrub borders and established trees. There is a shed and at the foot of the garden is an additional workshop/shed with power connected.
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 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 minutes. 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 minutes' drive.