This delightful family home enjoys an enviable position which is surrounded by open farmland. The property has undergone total refurbishment over the years which has been carried out to a very high standard by the current owners. The entrance hall, which has tiled flooring and stairs to the first floor, leads to the impressive and very spacious sitting room which features triple aspect views, a woodburning stove and patio doors which open to the rear garden. The large family/play room has wooden flooring and
fantastic views over the terrace and rear garden. The third reception room is currently used as a dining room and again is very spacious. The spacious kitchen/dining room offers fitted cupboards with a good amount of work surfaces and a central island. The kitchen has been designed to be the hub of the home, with a dining area and windows to the rear aspect, providing magnificent views to the garden. Off the kitchen is the utility room and boot room. Completing the ground floor is a cloakroom and study.
On the first floor there are four well-appointed bedrooms. The master suite offers a dressing room with built-in wardrobes and an en suite shower room. A beautiful feature of this room is a rear terrace offering views of the gardens and countryside beyond. Bedroom two also offers an en suite shower room. Bedrooms three and four are generous in size and have lovely views of the surrounding area. The family bathroom comprises of a modern four-piece suite.
The grounds are extensive and mature, measuring just under an acre with a fenced boundary, giving a feel of privacy. The garden has far-reaching views beyond and is mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs. Adjacent to the house and directly accessed from the kitchen and sitting room is a raised paved terrace which is set in a delightful position, perfect for summer entertaining. There is also a detached double garage which offers power and light. Above the garage is is a studio/home office which has a good amount of storage.
The Abingtons are situated approximately 8 miles south of Cambridge. Little Abington and its sister village of Great Abington take advantage of a popular and highly convenient location surrounded by delightful open countryside. Saffron Walden is about 8 miles away and local facilities include a primary school and village store with Post Office. Excellent schooling facilities are available at nearby Linton and Sawston, both of which have highly reputable village colleges with numerous adult educational amenities. The M11 Junction of Stumps Cross is about 4 miles away with the outskirts of London about an hourâ€™s drive and Stansted Airport only 25 minutes. In addition, the nearby mainline station at Whittlesford, only 3 miles away, offers a fast service to London Liverpool Street.
The property has an adjoining annex which is not included in the rental; it is used on a less than part time basis by the landlord
Substantial Family Home
Close to Granta Park
Popular Village Location
Close to Granta Park
Local School Catchment
Large Private Garden