Guide Price £425,000 - £450,000
An updated and well-appointed three/four bedroom detached property with good size garden, tucked away within a small development of similar detached houses. This ideal family home is located near the edge of the village close to splendid countryside and is within a short walk to the village amenities. Currently comprising three bedrooms, a very large main bedroom with ensuite that could easily be divided again to create the forth bedroom, two further bedrooms and family bathroom. Well presented and maintained throughout with recently updated gas boiler, across the rear is a modern kitchen/dining room with double doors in the living room and sliding door out to the garden creating a wonder area for entertaining and family gatherings. The kitchen has a wide range of wall and base mounted units and drawers with worksurfaces incorporating breakfast bar. From entrance hall is a downstairs cloakroom, stairs rising to the first floor, door into the living room at the front and good size storage cupboard.
The rear garden is mainly paved with patio areas, walkway, and raised lawn. Enclosed by panel fencing and with gated access to the driveway at the side. The driveway provides off road parking and leads to the detached brick built garage/workshop. To the front of the property is the benefit if additional parking area with gated access to the side garden. Positioned overlooking a delightful green area with this desirable, well served village.
Burwell is a highly sought after village located approximately 11 miles from the university city of Cambridge and 5 miles from the historic horse racing town of Newmarket with regular bus service to both. There is convenient access to the A14 which interconnects to the M11 motorway to London and the A11 to the east.
For commuters there is a branch line connection from Newmarket to Cambridge and Ipswich. Cambridge and Whittlesford Parkway offer direct rail lines into London, with Cambridge North Station and the fastest trains taking under one hour.
Steeped in history, Burwell has a beautiful, Grade I-listed parish church in the High Street and museum showing life through the centuries on the edge of the Cambridgeshire fens. There is a strong sense of community, with local magazine ‘Clunch’ detailing village news and upcoming events (inc. independent food truck visits, cider festivals etc).
The village recreational ground has a large playing field, tennis courts, children’s play equipment and skate park with a paved walkway around the edge and numerous gym equipment for gym bods to enjoy. The Burwell Community Sports Centre offers a range of recreational activities such as badminton, table-tennis, gymnastics and yoga.
Education at primary level is available at Burwell Village College Primary School, there are also pre-school nurseries available to choose from. Burwell lies within the catchment for both Bottisham Village College and Soham Village College secondary schools, rated Outstanding and Good respectively by Ofsted.
Residents are spoilt for choice for picturesque routes to enjoy, with riverside walks along the Burwell Lode out towards Reach and Wicken fen, Spring Close, Priory Wood and Devils Dyke to name a few. Just a short drive away is Anglesey Abbey National Trust, which is also within cycling range along the Lodes Way cycle route from Burwell.
One of the best served villages in Cambridgeshire with an extensive range of facilities for the whole community. Boasting three convenience stores, three public houses (The Fox, Five Bells and The Anchor) offering excellent dining options and takeaway, bakery, post office, doctors surgery, pharmacy, dentist, opticians, hairdressers and barber shops, estate agents, haberdashery, petrol station and delightful artisan coffee shop (Village Green).