An outstanding family home built and finished to a very high specification in an excellent location, backing onto the cricket ground, in the heart of this highly regarded village with accommodation extending to over 3,300 square feet
An outstanding family home built and finished to a very high specification in an excellent location, backing onto the cricket ground, in the heart of this highly regarded village with accommodation extending to over 3,300 square feet.
• Superb family kitchen with hand-made units and granite work surfaces, fitted with high specification appliances
• Engineered oak flooring to reception rooms and hall
• Underfloor heating in all rooms
• Integrated CAT5e structured cabling throughout including all televisions
• Low energy LED lighting throughout
• Piped sound system throughout all rooms including bathrooms
• Bi-folding doors from family kitchen and dining room to garden
• Double garage and workshop
• EPC rating band B
Horseheath is a highly regarded village located about 13 miles south east of Cambridge and about 10 miles north of Saffron Walden. Nearest mainline railway stations at Whittlesford Parkway (11 miles) and Audley End (11 miles). There is a bus route every 15 minutes to Cambridge city centre, direct link to Linton Village College and dedicated bus service to Cambridge Regional College. The village has a public house and parish church. Nearby Linton offers excellent facilities including doctors, dentist, schooling at all levels and a good range of shops and public houses.
The Stables was built in 2015 for the present owners and finished to an exceptionally high specification. The accommodation is set out on three floors and enjoys excellent views over the village cricket ground to the rear.
The reception hall has oak flooring and stairs leading to the first floor. This opens into an inner hall which gives access to all ground floor rooms and has the communications cupboard under the stairs. Off the hall is the cloakroom which has a WC and hand basin with single lever tap and constituted stone tiled floor. The superb family kitchen has aspects to the front and rear with engineered oak flooring in the living area and constituted stone tiled floor in the kitchen area. There is a comprehensive range of wall and base units with granite worktops including an impressive large central peninsular incorporating the breakfast bar, set on a curved brick plinth. Appliances include a built-in Range style cooker with ceramic hob and two ovens with extractor above, Bosch dishwasher, Samsung American-style fridge-freezer and Franke inset sink with boiling tap.
The living space has views towards the cricket ground through the wide bifolding doors which lead to the back garden. The dining/games room enjoys views over the cricket ground to the rear through the wide bifolding doors which lead to the garden and constituted stone flooring and wall-mounted TV points at each end. The bright sitting room enjoys aspects to the front and rear and has in-built cabling for wall-mounted TV and surround sound. The study has oak flooring and a wall mounted TV point.
Off the kitchen is the utility room which has space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer with granite work surfaces with cupboards below and inset sink unit. Cupboard housing the oil-fired central heating boiler.
On the first floor the master bedroom has a superb balcony overlooking the cricket ground to the rear and electrically controlled roller blind. Both the master and guest bedroom suite also include a dressing room with open fronted wardrobes and shower room with fully tiled shower cubicle with curved screen and ‘drench’ shower with hand attachment, WC, hand bowl set on vanity unit and constituted stone tiled floor and ladder radiator.
Bedroom 3 enjoys views to the rear with a range of fitted wardrobes along one wall. The large family bathroom has a central bath with pillar tap and hand shower, fully tiled shower cubicle with ‘drench’ shower head and hand shower, WC and 2 hand bowls set on a vanity unit and constituted stone floor tiles.
On the second floor are two further double bedrooms, both with views to the rear through Velux windows and one has a built-in wardrobe. Bathroom 2 has a large fully tiled shower cubicle with drench shower and hand attachment, a bath with central tap and tiled surround, vanity unit with 2 hand basins incorporated, both with mixer taps; WC, ladder radiator, fully tiled walls and floor.
Outside is a garage complex including 2 garages and a large workshop with utility and storage area to rear and ample parking for 4-6 vehicles. Across the rear is an attractive paved courtyard garden with access to and backing onto the cricket ground with shrubs and bushes. To the front is an open plan garden with grass borders.