PROPERTY SUMMERY Harvey Robinson estate agents in St Ives are pleased to offer For Sale this rarely available, charming character cottage in the heart of Fenstanton. Offering a mix of period charm and modern living, the property consists of an Entrance Hall, Lounge and Dining Rooms with back to back fireplaces incorporating a wood burner, an impressive Kitchen/Breakfast Room, refitted with granite work surfaces and a stable door opening up into the rear garden, as well as a Downstairs Cloakroom to the ground floor. Upstairs is accessed via a solid wood and glass staircase and provides three well proportioned bedrooms and a refitted four piece Family Bathroom. The property is surrounded by well established gardens to the front and rear whilst an Oversized Garage provides excellent storage or off road parking. Perfect for a young family or someone wishing to downsize, this well situated property would make a wonderful home.
LOCATION Located only 12 miles away from the city of Cambridge, Fenstanton is a quiet countryside parish in Huntingdonshire with a population of 3,000 to 4,000 people. St Ives sits 10 minutes away to the north, making it easy for local residents to commute to and from work, while providing the perfect escape away from the busier confines of nearby towns and cities.
The relatively small population of Fenstanton are served by a local post office and primary school, with The Duchess serving as the main pub in the village. It's both a pub and restaurant featured inside a beautiful 17th century building, if you are in the mood for a tasty ale and some classic British cuisine, there aren't many better places nearby. The Swan pub and restaurant in Connington is another great alternative and can be found just outside Fenstanton.
St Ives offers a little more nearby, with good quality Italian, Indian, Mediterranean and Chinese restaurants to choose from. It's also where you'll find the One Leisure Indoor Centre, that offers everything from swimming facilities to numerous keep-fit classes. There's a large Morrisons in St Ives where you can do you weekly or monthly shopping and if you want to head into nearby Cambridge, Huntingdon Road/A14 will take you there in only 25 minutes.
Fen Drayton Lakes Nature Reserve is only a couple of miles away and attracts a delightful variety of wildlife throughout the year, including ducks, geese, otters and swans, and the wetlands run for 25 miles (40km) along the floodplains of the Great Ouse.
The opening of the new A1307 link road means that you can access Huntingdon train station in approximately 10 minutes, trains from Huntingdon arrive into Kings Cross or St Pancras within an hour.
FAQS Tenure: Freehold
Postcode for SatNav: PE28 9JX
Property Built: 1800's
Sellers Onward Movements: No Chain
Council Tax Band: D
Primary School Catchment: Fenstanton Primary School
Secondary School Catchment: Swavesey Village College
Road Adjoining Driveway: Adopted
Rear Boundary Fence Responsibility: Left Hand Side
Rear Garden Aspect: North/East
Boiler installed: May 2016
UVPC Windows: Refitted in October 2021
Loft: Boarded with Light and Ladder
GENERAL Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate, and photographs provided for guidance only.
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