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This spacious five bedroom detached family home enjoys an excellent position in the small exclusive scheme of similar quality homes situated just off Station Road. One of only two, the property was built by the well known and highly respected local builders in 2006 to an attractive modern design and offers accommodation of considerable space and comfort.
The property stands detached with brick elevations beneath a pitched and tiled roof and has been finished to an excellent specification with high quality. The front door leads in to an entrance porch and onwards in to the entrance hallway which offers under stair storage and access to all the ground floor accommodation. The open and generous sitting room is perfect for a large family with views across the front garden and double door leading you in to the very useful family room which could be used as a snug or playroom, there are double sliding doors leading you out to the rear garden. The dining room is of good size and ideal for entertaining friends and family and is well positioned with access directly in to the kitchen which benefits from wall and floor units, integrated sink with mixer tap, integrated double oven, inset five ring hob, built in fridge freezer and integrated dishwasher. The ground floor accommodation is completed by the shower room which comprises of a walk in shower, low level WC and wash basin.
Moving upstairs to the first floor where you are greeted by an open landing, of which all bedrooms lead off. There are four generous double bedrooms with the master bedroom benefitting from built in wardrobes and an en suite that comprises of a corner walk in shower, low level WC and wash basin. The fifth bedroom is a large single bedroom which could also be utilised as an office. Completing the first is the family bathroom which benefits from a panel bath with shower over, low level WC and wash basin.
Outside the property benefits from unique expansive front and rear gardens. There is a shared driveway with off road parking which also incorporates your detached single garage which all sits elevated from the house. The front garden is tiered and leads down to the house, with raised beds, slate stone and mature trees. The garden wraps around the home to the sprawling rear garden which is landscaped over split levels, the garden itself is mainly laid to lawn with herbaceous borders and mature trees, with a large paved patio to the front of the garden which is ideal for outdoor dining. The home also benefits from 4kW solar panels which are perfect for helping the running costs of a large family home, and which benefit from the full 2014 Feed-in-Tarrif (FIT), gilt-edged and guaranteed for 25 yrs from installation, generating approximately 2,000 per annum in addition to energy cost-saving.
Whittlesford is a charming riverside village noted for its quality homes lying 7 miles south of Cambridge and 8 or so miles north of Saffron Walden. The village has become a focal point of South Cambridgeshire in recent years with its fast commuter rail service bringing London Liverpool Street within the hour. The village is served by a shop/post office and three public houses, the Tickell Arms, The Bees in the Wall and the Red Lion Hotel. The village has a genuinely thriving community for the young and old. There is a nursery and excellent primary school, active local Scout and Guide groups, gardening and music clubs and lots of village events including a summer ball. There is also an active social atmosphere centred around the Whittlesford Social Club and "The Lawn" which is the village's recreation ground where there are also tennis courts. Communications are excellent with easy access to the A505 and Junction 10 of the M11 is within 2 miles.