Situated within a highly regarded area of this most requested village, a substantial and individual home with accommodation measuring approximately 2000 sqft. The property offers a versatile space with scope for further development subject to the necessary consents. Having never been on the open market since newly built in 1967 the property offers a fantastic opportunity for someone to modernise and further improve. The beautiful, established garden comprises mostly of lawn with a number of garden buildings, mature trees and a pond with bridge.
ENTRANCE PORCH Half tongue and groove walls, tiled floor, door to garage.
ENTRANCE HALLWAY 13' 11" x 13' 3" widening to 16'8" (4.24m x 4.04m) Double glazed door to rear, double glazed window to rear aspect, two radiators, brick built bar with optics, built in cupboard, stairs rising to first floor, tiled floor.
DOWNSTAIRS CLOAKROOM W.C, wash hand basin, fully tiled walls, extractor fan, tiled floor.
LIVING ROOM 20' 4" x 17' 2" (6.2m x 5.23m) Three double glazed windows, two radiators, fireplace with log burning stove inset, tiled hearth and timber surround, door to office.
SITTING ROOM/STUDY 18' 6" x 9' 9" (5.64m x 2.97m) Double glazed window to front aspect, three double glazed windows to rear aspect, double glazed French doors to garden, radiator, tongue and groove walls.
KITCHEN/DINING ROOM 20' 4" x 9' 10" (6.2m x 3m) Double glazed window to rear aspect, range of fitted wall and base units, drawers under rolled edge worktops, composite worksurfaces over, inset one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap, built in double oven, hob and extractor hood over. Space and plumbing for washing machine, space and plumbing for dishwasher, space for microwave, two double radiators, under stairs storage area.
CONSERVATORY 19' 5" x 11' 11" (5.92m x 3.63m) Double glazed with door to garden and tiled floor.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING Access into loft space, airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder and shelving, doors to bedrooms and bathroom.
BEDROOM ONE 14' 1" x 9' 0" (4.29m x 2.74m) Double glazed window to front aspect, radiator, wash hand basin inset to vanity unit with overhed storage, built in cupboard.
BEDROOM TWO 12' 2" x 9' 11" (3.71m x 3.02m) Double glazed window to rear, radiator.
BEDROOM THREE 14' 0" x 9' 11" (4.27m x 3.02m) Double glazed window to front aspect, door to balcony, range of built in wardrobes with shelving and hanging, wash hand basin inset to vanity unit, radiator.
BEDROOM FOUR 11' 4" x 7' 3" (3.45m x 2.21m) Double glazed window to front aspect, radiator, range of built in wardrobes.
FAMILY BATHROOM Double glazed window to rear aspect, w.c, wash hand basin inset to vanity unit with built in storage, bath, shower cubicle with electric shower, fully tiled walls, heated towel rail.
GARAGE/WORKSHOP Partially converted with electric up and over door, power and light connected.
GARDENS AND PARKING A duel entrance driveway leads to a large parking area and garage, with double gated vehicle access along side the property leading to the rear garden. With mature shrubs and hedging the property feels secluded and is set well back from the road. The total plot of approximately 0.75 of an acre is laid mostly to lawn with various flowers and shrubs set to borders and beds. Immediately to the rear of the property is south/west facing Indian sandstone patio area with pergola and established grapevine. Located behind the second garage is an oil tank, two timber sheds. Further into the garden is a second pergola, summer house, and a selection of mature trees, an attractive pond with bridge. There is a vehicle right of way to 39 Gibraltar Lane, currently forming part of the garden. With access still provided, this could be fenced and gated, and 37 Gibraltar Lane has rear vehicle access the two neighbouring properties.
LOCATION Swavesey itself has a diverse community with many families opting for its location, due to the successful Primary School and Outstanding Ofsted rated Village College. There is a convenience store with Post Office and a thatched village shop situated in an historic market square, as well as various churches, butchers, a coffee shop and a public house serving a wide range of real ales.
On the green sits an attractive pavilion, used by the community.
Swavesey is also fortunate to have the wonderful RSPB nature reserve with miles of walks along the river and leading to Fen Drayton lakes. With the completion of expansion to the A14, residents now benefit from better flowing traffic and additional local byroads. The stop for the guided bus is located close to the nature reserve, parallel to the track is a cycle path which is popular for runners and walkers. The local train stations are St Neots, Huntingdon and Cambridge North and Cambridge City.
AGENTS NOTE The property is sold with solar panels included, these have on average for the previous five years produced approximately £1000 FiT payments, per year.