London Road is an elegant and imposing six bedroom semi detached family residence occupying a fine position within the village, set within mature gardens, behind a low walled frontage. The house was built in the early 1900's in an attractive Edwardian bay-fronted design and has over the years been extensively enlarged and altered to provide versatile and immaculately appointed accommodation, suitable for the largest of families.
The home's accommodation itself is set over three floors under a pitch tiled roof. The elegant stained glass front door leads you in to the inviting entrance hallway which gives access to all the ground floor accommodation. The living room benefits from a generous bay window with large sash windows all set around a feature fire place, double doors lead in to the family room which is a lovely cosy living space again benefiting from a feature fire place. The kitchen/dining room is the real hub of the home and is why the current owners have gained planning permission to extend the dining area to create a bigger entertaining space for the family, the current kitchen comprises of a range of base units with integrated sink with mixer tap, integrated oven and inset five ring hob, large pantry and integrated dishwasher. The spacious dining area is ideal for the largest of families and offers direct access to the rear garden via a patio door. The boot room sits just off the kitchen and is perfect for all the shoes and coats and ideal for using after walking the dog, with its side access from the driveway. The ground floor is completed by the cloakroom. Stairs from the hallway way lead down to the basement where you find a store/wine cellar and the utility room with integrated sink and plumbing for a washing machine.
Moving up to the first floor where you will find four double bedrooms with the master bedroom set on a split level and benefits from an en suite comprising of a panel bath, walk in shower, low level WC and wash basin. To the front of the house on the first floor is the study which is ideal for those who work from home. Completing the first floor is the family bathroom which comprises of a stand alone roll top bath, walk in shower, low level WC and wash basin. Stairs again lead you up to the second floor where you are greeted by a spacious landing area, the second floor is ideal for older children as there are two double bedrooms both benefiting from en suites comprising of walk in showers, low level WC's and wash basins.
Outside the home benefits from front and rear gardens. The front garden is set behind a low level wall and incorporates the private driveway which offers ample off road parking and laid with slate stone chippings and leads to the car port and on to the detached single garage with barn style doors, power, lighting and access to the rear garden. The enclosed rear garden has a large paved patio area to the front of the garden and brick pathway leading to the rear of the garden, to the front of the garden there is also and large workshop and covered area which is an ideal BBQ area to the rear of the garden you will find a further brick built store. The garden itself is mainly laid to lawn with a small pond to the front of the garden, mature trees and herbaceous borders.
Great Shelford is just 4 miles south of Cambridge. There is an active village community centre around Woollards Lane where there is a library, dentist, village hall and recreation ground, numerous shops including newsagent, hairdresser, beauty salon, baker, butcher, grocer, marvelous deli and the Health Centre in Ashen Green. The mainline station provides access to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street, and the village is located two miles from Junction 11 of the M11. There is a Church of England Infant and Junior School in the village. The Gog Magog Hills and Golf Club, Wandlebury and the Roman Road are within two miles. Addenbrooke's Hospital is also within easy reach and Stansted Airport is within half an hour's drive (via M11).