About this property
The property occupies a prominent non-estate position towards the edge of this highly sought-after village. Great Abington provides an excellent range of local amenities including its own church, inn/restaurant, primary school and post office/stores. There is also a regular bus service providing direct links into Haverhill and Cambridge.
The university city of Cambridge and market town of Saffron Walden are both just 7 miles distant. For the commuter, the village is conveniently placed for access to the A11, A14 and M11 motorway. The nearest M11 motorway access points are at Duxford (Junction 10) and Stumps Cross (Junction 9). There are mainline train stations at Whittlesford Parkway and Audley End, both of which provide a commuter service to London Liverpool Street as well as the Cambridge service to London Kings Cross. Stansted Airport is also just under half an hour away.
ENTRANCE PORCH with a pair of entrance door with fluted glass windows to the side and front, tiled floor with recessed matwell and panelled and double glazed entrance door leading into:
RECEPTION HALLWAY staircase rising to the first floor with return landing, painted newel post and spindles and natural timber handrail with understairs coats/storage cupboard, picture rail, radiator, further storage cupboard and double glazed window to the side.
CLOAKS/SHOWER ROOM fitted with three piece coloured suite comprising low level w.c., and pedestal wash hand basin, tiled shower cubicle, radiator, tiled walls, double glazed and frosted windows to the side.
LIVING ROOM picture rail, cast iron log burning stove, two double panelled radiators, double glazed windows to the front and side and double glazed sliding doors to the rear leading out to the garden.
SITTING ROOM open fireplace with wooden mantel and surround, tiled hearth and slips, picture rail, exposed and sealed floorboards, radiator, double glazed window to the rear.
OPEN PLAN KITCHEN/DINING/FAMILY ROOM Kitchen area fitted with a good range of soft close storage cupboards and drawers to base and eye level with rolled topped working surfaces with tiling to splashbacks and inset one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit, range of fitted appliances including concealed dishwasher and concealed fridge/freezer, electric fired two oven Aga into chimney breast recess with tiled surround and lighting, limestone flooring with underfloor heating, breakfast bar, pull-out larder cupboard, extractor fan, double glazed windows to the front and side. Open plan through to the Dining/Family room with feature full height vaulted ceiling, double glazed rooflights, bi-fold doors to side and rear leading out to garden, limestone flooring with underfloor heating.
REAR HALL solid timber entrance door to front, double glazed door to rear, limestone flooring, recessed matwell, double glazed windows to front and rear.
UTILITY feature full height vaulted ceiling, rolled topped working surfaces, storage cupboard below, inset single drainer sink unit with mixer tap, fitted adjustable wall shelving, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for tumble dryer, extractor fan, downlighters, limestone flooring.
PLANT/BOOT ROOM with vaulted ceiling, housing Boulter oil fired boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating system, hot water storage tank, solar panel controls, water softener, door to outside, double glazed window to the rear.
ON THE FIRST FLOOR
SPACIOUS LANDING picture rail, staircase rising to the second floor, painted newel post and spindles, timber handrail, double glazed windows to the front and two sides.
BEDROOM 1 range of fitted wardrobe cupboards, double panelled radiator, concealed lighting, wall lights, double glazed window to the rear.
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM with white three piece suite comprising tiled shower cubicle with glazed opening doors, extractor fan, wash hand basin with mixer tap, storage cupboards below, low level w.c., ceiling with inset downlighters, towel rail/radiator, double glazed window to the front.
BEDROOM 2 coved ceiling, picture rail, double panelled radiator, and a pair of double glazed windows to the rear.
BEDROOM 3 picture rail, radiator, fitted cupboard, double glazed windows to the side.
STUDY coving, picture rail, shelved cupboard, radiator, double glazed window to the front.
FAMILY BATHROOM fitted with white three piece suite comprising panelled bath with separate shower unit above and glazed shower screen, wash hand basin with storage cupboard below, low level w.c., extractor fan, ceiling with inset downlighters, part tiled walls, heated towel rail/radiator, double glazed and frosted window to the rear.
ON THE SECOND FLOOR
LANDING double glazed Velux rooflight.
BEDROOM 4 natural exposed brickwork, eaves storage cupboards, radiator, double glazed Velux window to the rear.
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM with white three piece suite comprising tiled shower cubicle with glazed door, low level w.c. and pedestal wash hand basin, radiator, double glazed Velux rooflight.
BEDROOM 5 natural exposed brick chimney breast, sub-dividing the room, with radiator, double glazed Velux rooflight to the rear.
OUTSIDE The property sits comfortably within its own delightful established plot in all extending to 0.58 of an acre. Deep front garden principally laid to lawn with a number of mature trees and gravelled driveway. DETACHED GARAGE with timber weatherboarded elevations underneath a corrugated roof with power and light connected and remote control roller door and further storage shed and log store to the front hardstanding. The property has access to either side leading to the rear gardens which adjoin paddock land.
Rear garden principally laid to lawn with a number of raised flowering and shrub beds and vegetable garden. To the rear of the property is an attractive paved terrace with pergola with productive grapevine and brick built pizza oven with pitched slate roof.
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