This delightful and striking detached five double bedroom family home offers everything a growing family could wish for. The home is located in the very popular village of Great Shelford which is laden with an array of fantastic local amenities and great transport links, from the main line train station to the road and cycle links in to Cambridge and Addenbrooke's Hospital.
The home itself offers stunning views to the front and rear and has been re designed and extended by the current owners to create this lovely, sprawling family home which offers accommodation over two floors under a pitch tiled roof. The front door leads you in to the open and spacious entrance hallway which gives you access to all ground floor accommodation. The sitting room is located to the rear of the home with views across the garden along with two sets of double patio doors leading out to the garden, the sitting room is set around a feature fireplace with open fire. Off the sitting room is the kitchen/dining room real heart of the home and with the vaulted ceiling creating a real sense of space and light, the kitchen itself benefits from wall and floor units with granite worktops, integrated sink with mixer tap, integrated oven with inset gas hob, a further integrated double oven, integrated dishwasher, an island offering further storage and granite worktop, double patio doors lead you to the patio area. The utility room is just off the kitchen and comprises of wall and floor units, integrated sink with mixer tap and plumbing for both washing machine and dryer. The dining room sits to the front of the home and is ideal for entertaining friends and family with the bay window filling the room with light, there is also an ornate feature fireplace. The second lounge is currently used as a cinema room and is set up with a projector and surround sound system which is perfect for family nights in. Completing the ground floor accommodation in the cloakroom benefiting from a low level WC and wash basin.
Moving upstairs to the first floor you are greeted by a spacious landing area that in turn gives you access to all of the five double bedrooms. The generous master bedroom offers views across the rear of the property via a juliette balcony as well as a vaulted ceiling that allows plenty of natural light in to the room, there is a dressing area and en suite which comprises of a walk in shower, low level WC and wash basin. A further three bedrooms also benefit from en suite shower rooms all comprising of walk in showers, low level WC's and wash basins. The first floor accommodation is completed by the family bathroom which comprises of a P shaped bath with shower over and full bathroom suite.
Outside the home benefits from both front and rear gardens. The front garden mainly incorporates the shingle driveway which offers ample off road parking and leads to the integral single garage with up and over door and internal access to the property in to the entrance hallway. The beautifully landscaped rear garden is the pride and joy of the current owners which is clear to see. The garden is set over three separate tiers, the lower tier leads off the back of the home and is the ideal place for summer dining and entertaining with a large paved patio area, manicured lawn, herbaceous borders and raised beds. Steps lead you up to the middle tier which offers a more secluded and serine feel perfect for relaxing with a good book, the manicured lawn area is encompassed with a variety of shrubs and flowers along with a small summer house. The back tier is the perfect place for the children to run around in with a large lawned area and mature trees leading to a generous paved patio area at the back of the garden where you can enjoy the open views to the rear of the home.
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 Tesco Metro, hairdresser, beauty salon, baker, butcher, Co-op, marvellous 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).