MELDRETH, Cambridgeshire 4 bedrooms, £925,000

  • Individually-Designed Family Home
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Four Bathrooms
  • Living Room & Family Room
  • Garden Room & Games Room
  • Kitchen Dining Room & Utility
  • Double Garage & Workshop
  • Enclosed Rear Garden
  • Village Amenities
  • Excellent Commuter Links

Elmgate is a fabulous individually-designed family home in the desirable South Cambridgeshire village of Meldreth. Originally built in 1956, it was almost completely rebuilt in 2013 and completed in 2016 to create a unique property offering lots of light. The modern and adaptable living space is configured to offer a living room, family room, garden room, games room, kitchen dining room, …

Elmgate is a fabulous individually-designed family home in the desirable South Cambridgeshire village of Meldreth. Originally built in 1956, it was almost completely rebuilt in 2013 and completed in 2016 to create a unique property offering lots of light. The modern and adaptable living space is configured to offer a living room, family room, garden room, games room, kitchen dining room, utility room and a ground floor guest bedroom with en suite shower room. Upstairs, is the master suite with dressing room/study and shower room, further bedroom with en suite, and a final bedroom served by the family bathroom. Outside, is a drive offering off-street parking and access to the double garage and workshop, and a charming enclosed rear garden.

AREA PROFILE

Meldreth rail station is only a 4 minute walk away, offering high-speed access to London Kings Cross from 50 minutes and Cambridge in around 15 minutes.

Central Cambridge is around 10 miles away, taking about 25 minutes by car. Alternatively, Trumpington Park & Ride is around a 15 minute drive away, for easier commuter / student access into the city centre.

Stansted Airport is around 40 minutes away by car. Duxford Imperial War Museum is around 15 minutes away by car, and Wimpole Hall is less than 20 minutes away, both offering excellent days out.

River Mel runs through the village of Melbourn. There is an Osfted-rated 'Good' primary school and pre-school. There are several local shops in the village, including a local farm shop which offers a vast array of fresh local produce, a butchers, Orchards Fruit Farm, hair studio, car garage, Indian takeaway, a Village hall which is home to several clubs including Brownies, ballroom, table tennis, aerobics, pilates and the WI, a recreation ground home to the football club with sports pavilion and children's playground, a bowling green, tennis courts, croquet lawn, convenience store with post office, 'The British Queen' pub restaurant, Church with meeting room, personal training studio, vets, and Melwood nature reserve.

Melbourn Village College is around a 20 minute walk away in the nearby village of Melbourn, also offering a farm shop with butchers and fishmongers, Sheene Mill restaurant, a couple of pubs, beauty and hair salons, two village stores, fish and chip shop, butchers, doctors and pharmacy, bank, sports centre, and highly-regarded science park.

Door with inset glazing and glazed side panels to:
ENTRANCE HALL
Window to front aspect. Oak and glass staircase to galleried first floor landing with understairs storage cupboard. Two built-in cloaks cupboards with carved doors. Recessed ceiling lights. Oak floor with underfloor heating.

LIVING ROOM 8.50m x 4.35m (27'10" x 14'3")
Window to front aspect. Double fully-glazed doors with glazed side panels to rear aspect. Feature fireplace with tiled hearth. Part-underfloor heating. Radiator.

FAMILY ROOM 4.10m x 3.30m (13'5" x 10'9")
Velux window to part-vaulted ceiling. Double doors to garden room. Recessed ceiling lights. Oak floor with underfloor heating.

KITCHEN DINING ROOM 4.00m x 4.00m (13'1" x 13'1")
Two velux windows to part-vaulted ceiling. Glazed door to rear aspect. Fitted with a range of base and wall mounted units with Corian worksurfaces and tiled splashbacks. Inset stainless steel sink with swan-neck mixer tap and worksurface cut drainer. Five-ring hob with stainless steel and glass extractor over. Built-in AEG double oven/grill and microwave. Integral dishwasher and fridge freezer. Recessed ceiling lights. Oak floor with underfloor heating. Double doors to:

GARDEN ROOM 8.45m x 4.15m (27'8" x 13'7")
Lantern roof. Bi-fold doors to rear aspect. Double fully-glazed doors to side aspect. Oak floor with underfloor heating.

GAMES ROOM 7.40m x 4.60m (24'3" x 15'1")
Window and fully-glazed door to side aspect. Window to rear aspect. Recessed ceiling lights. Oak floor with underfloor heating.

UTILITY ROOM 3.35m x 2.85m (10'11" x 9'4")
Window and fully-glazed door to side aspect. Fitted with a range of base and wall mounted units with solid wood worksurfaces and tiled splashbacks. Stainless steel sink unit with swan-neck mixer tap and drainer. Space for washing machine and tumble drier. Wall-mounted gas-fired boiler. Double doors to storage cupboard. Tiled floor.

CLOAKROOM
Window to front aspect. Two piece suite comprising a low level WC with concealed cistern, and wall-mounted vanity unit with inset hand wash basin and pillar mixer tap. Tiled floor with underfloor heating.

GROUND FLOOR BEDROOM FOUR 3.50m x 3.20m (11'5" x 10'5")
Window to front aspect. Underfloor heating.

EN SUITE
Window to front aspect. Three piece suite comprising a low level WC, vanity unit mounted hand wash basin with pillar mixer tap, and large walk-in shower cubicle with glass door. Recessed ceiling lights. Tiled floor with underfloor heating. Extractor.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING
Three velux windows to front elevation and glazed walkway with window to front and rear elevations. Three double storage cupboards housing hot water tank and airing cupboard. Radiator.

MASTER SUITE
DRESSING ROOM / LIBRARY 4.60m x 2.90m (15'1" x 9'6")
Feature window to front elevation. Velux window to vaulted ceiling. Fitted study furniture. Recessed ceiling lights. Radiator.

MASTER BEDROOM 5.10m x 4.60m (16'8" x 15'1")
Window to side and feature window to rear elevation. Vaulted ceiling. Two built-in double wardrobes. Recessed ceiling lights. Two radiators.

EN SUITE
Velux window to side elevation. Three piece suite comprising a low level WC with vanity unit concealed cistern, vanity unit with worksurface and inset hand wash basin with pillar mixer tap, and large walk-in corner shower cubicle. Recessed ceiling lights. Tiled floor. Heated towel rail.

BEDROOM TWO 4.70m x 4.05m (15'5" x 13'3")
Window to rear elevation. Radiator.

EN SUITE
Window to rear elevation. Three piece suite comprising a low level WC, vanity unit mounted hand wash basin with pillar mixer tap, and large walk-in shower cubicle with glass door. Recessed ceiling lights. Tiled floor with underfloor heating. Extractor.

BEDROOM THREE 4.80m x 2.50m (15'8" x 8'2")
Window to rear elevation. Radiator.

FAMILY BATHROOM
Window to rear elevation. Four piece suite comprising a vanity unit with concealed cistern low level WC and inset hand wash basin with pillar mixer tap, double-ended bath with mixer tap and hand held shower attachment, and walk-in shower cubicle with glass door. Recessed ceiling lights. Tiled floor. Heated towel rail. Extractor.

OUTSIDE
A long shared gravel drive splits and opens on a private drive offering ample parking and access to the double garage and workshop. Part-gravelled, part block-paved with raised flower beds. Gates open onto the rear garden which is mainly laid to lawn with an extensive patio and raised flower bed.

DOUBLE GARAGE 6.30m x 5.45m (20'8" x 17'10" )
Remote-roller door to front aspect. Pedestrian door to side aspect. Power and light connected. Staircase to:

FIRST FLOOR 6.40m x 5.10m (20'11" x 16'8" )
Two velux windows. Power and light connected.

WORKSHOP 4.35m x 3.30m (14'3" x 10'9" )
Window to front aspect. Door to side aspect. Power and light connected.

FURTHER INFORMATION
Date built: 1956. Remodelled 2013, completed 2016.
Mains connected
Gas-fired boiler - 2014
Shared drive to front

All measurements are approximate and quoted for general guidance only and whilst every attempt has been made to ensure accuracy, they must not be relied on. The fixtures, fittings and appliances referred to have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. Internal photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any item shown is included with the property. Seller Insight: Comments are the personal views of the current owner and are included as an insight into life at the property. They have not been independently verified, should not be relied on without verification and do not necessarily reflect the views of the agent.

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