About this property

The property is located in the most desirable and sought-after village of Fen Ditton, situated on the River Cam's east bank, ideally placed for accessing major routes such as the A14 and M11. For the London and Cambridge commuters, it is possible to walk or cycle in a few minutes to both Cambridge North Railway Station and the Science/Innovation centres (via the new bridge), and Newmarket Road Park and Ride. Cycling to the city amenities takes around 10 minutes and is walkable within about half an hour. There are a variety of amenities close at hand including three public houses/restaurants, church, GP surgery, pharmacy, shops and primary school. There is a large recreation ground situated at the entrance of the close with a children's playground, cricket, football and volleyball pitches. There are local walks in all directions including across the Meadows and Stourbridge Common and a new lit cycleway to Cambridge and the River Cam. There are also active societies within the village linked to the village hall and various village events including The Bumps.

COVERED ENTRANCE with slate tiled roof and outside light, six panelled timber entrance door leading into:

RECEPTION HALLWAY coved ceiling, staircase rising to the first floor with painted timber newel post and spindles, timber handrail, double panelled radiator, single full length glazed window to the front.

CLOAKROOM fitted with white suite comprising low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls, radiator, coved ceiling, extractor fan.

DRAWING ROOM feature fireplace, wooden mantel and surround, granite hearth and slips fitted with gas real flame effect fire, coved ceiling, a pair of double panelled radiators, double glazed windows and patio style doors to both sides and a further south facing double glazed window. One set of double doors leads to the garden and the other to the:

CONSERVATORY pitched double glazed roof, double glazed to two sides with twin double glazed doors leading out to the garden.

LIVING ROOM coved ceiling, radiator, twin double glazed doors and double glazed windows leading out to garden.

DINING ROOM with coved ceiling, radiator, double glazed bay window.

STUDY coved ceiling, radiator, double glazed windows to two sides.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM Kitchen is fitted with a generous range of storage cupboards and drawers to base and eye level with oak working surfaces, fitted Leisure Rangemaster 110 cooking range with extractor hood above, butler style sink unit with mixer tap and grooved drainer, fitted and concealed dishwasher, fitted and concealed separate fridge and freezer, tiled floor, coved ceiling with a range of inset downlighters, double panelled radiator, double glazed windows to three aspects, twin double glazed doors leading out to the garden. 15 power points.

UTILITY ROOM rolltop working surfaces with inset one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap, plumbing and space for automatic washing machine and space for separate tumble dryer. Tiled floor, coved ceiling and extractor fan. Panelled and half glazed door to the side leads through covered link to garage and garden.


GALLERIED LANDING coved ceiling with access to loft space, fitted double wardrobe cupboard with hanging rail and shelving, airing cupboard with pressurized hot water cylinder and slatted shelving.

BEDROOM 1 coved ceiling, fitted double wardrobe cupboards, radiator, and a pair of double glazed windows to the side.

ENSUITE BATHROOM fitted with white four piece suite comprising tiled shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, and low level w.c., panelled bath with mixer/shower tap, part tiled walls, coved ceiling with extractor fan, radiator, double glazed and frosted window.

BEDROOM 2 coved ceiling, radiator, and double glazed window.

ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM with white three piece suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., tiled shower cubicle, part tiled walls, coved ceiling, extractor fan, double glazed and frosted window.

BEDROOM 3 coved ceiling, radiator, double glazed window.

BEDROOM 4 coved ceiling, radiator, double glazed window and frosted double glazed window.

BEDROOM 5 coved ceiling, radiator and double glazed window.

FAMILY BATHROOM fitted with white three piece suite comprising panelled bath with mixer/shower tap, low level w.c., and wash hand basin, range of fitted storage cupboards, part tiled walls, radiator, coved ceiling, extractor fan, double glazed and frosted window.

OUTSIDE The property is located at the end of this close with block paved driveway to the front with extensive parking for several vehicles, including a car port area off to the side with grape vines, attractive brick walls, gravelled beds with formal box hedging and mature shrubs. COVERED LINKED DOUBLE GARAGE with remote control up and over double doors, eaves storage, power and light connected, wall mounted Vaillant gas fired boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating system, window to the rear, panelled and glazed door to the side with covered passageway with outside light, access door to utility room, external security lights to front and rear.

The house is surrounded by gardens on all sides; professionally landscaped to include a kitchen garden area with raised beds and a bespoke designed summerhouse with side storage for garden tools, a dining area with patio and artificial grass lawn and a relaxing Italian courtyard style garden with a central raised circular bed. Each area has its own different water feature which makes it a tranquil place to enjoy sun or shade during the day. Features include an automatic watering system, two external hoses and fully lit at night. The Italian courtyard fountain is separately lit and can be controlled remotely to vary the lighting style and colour. The garden areas are linked by arches and paths and each have paved areas made using a variety of materials; well-stocked flower beds and four mature trees including three ornamental Acers and one mahogany Tibetan Cherry Tree.

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Cheffins Cambridge
Clifton House
1&2 Clifton Road

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