Guide price £580,000
A charming thatched period property with a delightful enclosed garden in a sought after village. Sitting Room, Dining Room, Family Room/Study, Kitchen, Utility/Boot Room, Shower Room, Garden Room. Landing, Four Bedrooms and Two Bathrooms. Driveway with Parking for Several Cars, Two Bay Car Port, Front and Rear Gardens and Wood Store. THE PROPERTY 173-174 Acre Road is a charming detached period cottage with enclosed garden in a sought after village location. This attractive period property extends to 2,142 sq ft with brick elevations under a thatched roof, a wealth of period features including fireplaces', exposed timbers, two staircases and the benefit of oil fired central heating and an alarm system. The generously sized double aspect sitting room has windows to the front and rear, large open fireplace with brick and timber surround and doors to the side and to the useful conservatory. The double aspect dining room has windows to the front and rear, brick and timber fireplace with wood burner and wood floor. The charming family room/study has a brick and timber fireplace with wood burner, tiled floor and recessed downlights. The triple aspect kitchen has base and eye levels units, glass and wood worktops, two single stainless steel sinks, integrated appliances including a four door Aga, dishwasher, space for an upright fridge/freezer and washing machine. There is a useful utility/boot room with built-in cupboards and door to the garden. The shower room has a walk-in shower, wash basin, w/c and heated towel rail. The landing has a window to the side. There are four good size bedrooms with one being a walk through bedroom. The two bathrooms have baths with shower attachments, wash basins, w/c, heated towel rails and extractor fans. OUTSIDE The front of the property is accessed by an electric five bar wooden gate leading to the large driveway and car port providing parking for several cars. The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with established flower beds. The rear garden has, a paved terrace, well maintained lawn and variety of plants and shrubs. There is a wood store, garden shed, outside lighting and tap. LOCATION 173-174 Acre Road is situated on the Suffolk/Cambridgeshire borders. Carlton is a pretty village on the eastern boundary of Cambridgeshire with a church and good network of local footpaths and countryside walks. The neighbouring village of Brinkley has local amenities including a church, public house, public hall and some sporting and recreational facilities. For the commuter there is a local train service available from the village of Dullingham, leading into Cambridge and Ipswich via Newmarket and Bury St Edmunds. The nearby horseracing town of Newmarket offers a good range of amenities including schools, shops, supermarkets, restaurants and leisure facilities, including health clubs, a swimming pool and golf club. Carlton is very commutable to Cambridge with its burgeoning hi-tech industries, science parks and reputable schools. There is excellent access to the A14 and A11 (M11). Cambridge, Audley End and Whittlesford offer direct rail lines into London, with the fastest trains taking under one hour. Stansted International Airport is approximately 31 miles.
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