About this property

Key features
  • Detached Single Story Residence
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Plot of Approx. 1.38 Acres
Description
LOCATION In addition the property sits almost centrally within its own delightful elevated plot which extends to approximately one acre and enjoys privacy and seclusion with no close neighbours; together with far reaching and panoramic views over adjacent farmland and countryside.

A substantial detached single storey Potton residence incorporating character features and individual style. The property provides versatile and well proportioned accommodation extending to about 2,125 sq ft and would now benefit from sympathetic updating and improvement. In addition the property sits almost centrally within its own delightful elevated plot which extends to approximately 1.38 acres and enjoys privacy and seclusion with no close neighbours, together with far reaching and panoramic views over adjacent farmland and countryside.

The Orchard is located in a rather special semi-rural position between the villages of West Wickham and Balsham. The highly sought after South Cambridgeshire village of Balsham provides an excellent range of local amenities including stores/post office, delicatessen/coffee shop, primary school, church, 2 Inns and recreation ground with children's play area close by. The university city of Cambridge is just 10 miles away and for the commuter the village is well places for access to the M11 motorway (Duxford junction 10) and main line stations at Whittlesford, Cambridge and Audley End.


PAIR OF FULL HEIGHT DOUBLE GLAZED DOORS leading to:

ENTRANCE PORCH with sealed unit double glazed windows to either side, tiled floor, radiator, door to:

RECEPTION HALL with radiator, and opening to:

INNER HALL and door to:

PRINCIPAL RECEPTION ROOM A wonderful light and spacious L-shaped room including sitting room with feature central open Adam style fireplace with marble hearth, surround and mantel, two double radiators, sealed unit double glazed triple aspect windows enjoying breathtaking views over the gardens and countryside beyond, a pair of sealed unit double glazed French doors leading to steps and the gardens, opening to:

DINING ROOM with double radiator, serving hatch to kitchen, sealed unit double glazed windows overlooking the gardens and adjacent farmland.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM with inset stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps, cupboards below, extensive base units comprising worktops with cupboards and drawers below, space and plumbing for dishwasher, integrated fridge and freezer, range of wall storage cupboards and glass fronted display cabinets with open shelves to side, inset 4 point Bosch induction hob with concealed extractor cooker hood above, integrated Bosch oven and grill, double radiator, sealed unit double glazed windows to side aspect with stunning views.

UTILITY ROOM with sink unit with mixer tap and cupboards below, base units, worktops with cupboards beneath, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and space for tumble dryer, range of wall storage cupboards, upright shelved storage cupboards and large electric central heating unit, sealed unit double glazed windows to rear aspect and full height sealed unit double glazed door leading to paved pathway and gardens.

LONG INNER HALL with built-in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, trap door to roof space, radiator.

PRINCIPAL BEDROOM 1 with radiator, sealed unit double glazed windows to side aspect, range of built-in wardrobes with mirror fronted doors, further built-in wardrobe/storage cupboard and door to:

ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM with tiled shower cubicle, wall mounted shower unit, bath, wash hand basin and low level w.c., range of cupboards, ceramic tiled walls, sealed unit double glazed windows with frosted glass to side aspect.

BEDROOM 2 with radiator, sealed unit double glazed windows to front aspect, built-in mirror fronted wardrobes and fitted shelves, door to:

ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM with tiled shower cubicle, wall mounted shower unit, vanity style unit with wash hand basin, low level w.c., wall mirror, electric striplight shaver socket, ceramic tiled walls around, radiator, sealed unit double glazed window with frosted glass to front aspect.

BEDROOM 3 with radiator, sealed unit double glazed windows to side aspect, range of built-in wardrobes with mirror fronted doors, built-in shelved storage cupboard, recess with extensive fitted shelves.

BEDROOM 4 with radiator, fitted book and storage shelves, sealed unit double glazed windows to rear aspect.

SHOWER ROOM with large walk-in shower adapted for disabled use with wall mounted shower unit, vanity unit with wash hand basin and cupboards below, low level w.c., radiator, ceramic tiled walls and flooring, wall mirror, striplight/shaver socket, glazed windows to front aspect with frosted glass.

OUTSIDE To the front of the property there are a pair of 5-bar gates leading to a long pebblestone driveway which in turn leads to a courtyard style parking and turning area together with a DETACHED TRIPLE GARAGE, raised concrete base to side and greenhouse. The delightful gardens located to both sides and rear of the property enjoy privacy and seclusion and are principally laid to lawn with a great variety of mature shrubs, bushes and trees around. There are also well stocked borders and an extensive orchard of fruit trees including many apple trees. There is also a paved terrace with timber constructed summerhouse adjacent. In all the plot extends to about xxxxx acre.

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Cheffins Cambridge
Clifton House
1&2 Clifton Road
Cambridge
CB1 7EA

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