Caxton is a charming village situated 12 miles to the west of Cambridge, and is well placed for major routes including the A428 and M11. The village benefits from public houses/restaurants and church, with further facilities available in the nearby villages of Bourn, Eltisley and Cambourne.
Solid timber entrance door with double glazed pane leading into:
Rear lobby tiled floor, wall lights, coat hooks, casement window to the rear.
Cloakroom/shower room fitted with white suite comprising low level dual flush w.c., pedestal wash hand basin with tiling to splashback, tiled shower cubicle, heated towel rail/radiator, frosted casement window to the rear.
Drawing room with picture rail, feature open fireplace with granite hearth, stone mantel and surround, a pair of double panel radiators, electric storage heater, sliding casement windows to the front, glazed doors and windows to the rear leading out to:
Garden room with pitched transparent roof, double glazed to the rear with doors out to patio and tiled floor.
Dining room feature fireplace, natural brick surround, tiled hearth, exposed and sealed floorboards, exposed beam, double panelled radiator, electric storage heater, sliding casement window to the front, open studwork through to:
Sitting room feature brick Inglenook fireplace with oak bressumer beam fitted with log burning stove, electric storage heater, Yorkstone flooring, recess matwell, timber braced entrance door, staircase rising to first floor, sliding casement window to the front.
Bedroom 1 wealth of exposed beams and timbers, former fireplace, brick flooring, electric storage heater, understairs storage cupboard, timber braced entrance door, sliding casement window to the front.
Dressing room wall lights, brick flooring, double panelled radiator.
Family room/study window to the side.
Kitchen/breakfast room oil fired two oven Aga recessed into natural brick chimney breast, range of fitted storage cupboards and drawers, double butler sink with mixer tap, plumbing and space for dishwasher, access to loft space, casement windows to the rear, sash window to the side, stone steps leading to:
Cellar cupboard housing electricity meters, lighting.
On the first floor
landing exposed brick chimney breast, exposed timbers, radiator, sash window to the front.
Bedroom 2 exposed beams and timbers, a storage cupboard and a door giving access to a loft, radiator, sash window to the front.
Ensuite bathroom fitted with three piece suite comprising panelled bath, low level w.c., wash hand basin, exposed timbers, radiator.
Rear landing former fireplace with natural brick chimney breast and oak bressumer, double panelled radiator, wardrobe.
Bedroom 3 radiator, casement window to the rear.
Cloakroom with low level w.c., and pedestal wash hand basin, exposed timbers, extractor fan, light and Dimplex wall mounted heater.
Bedroom 4 exposed timbers, sash window to the front.
Bedroom 5 cupboard housing insulated hot water tank and shelving, radiator, casement window to the rear.
Outside Small front garden with lawn, flowering and shrub borders and pathway, gravelled driveway to the side with separate gated access to field and further gated access to rear garden, oil storage tank, mature trees.
Rear garden, parking area and patio leading to a pair of garages with corrugated roof, brick elevations, timber doors to the front, the remainder is principally laid to lawn with flowering and shrub beds, pond, further lawned area, mature trees and shrubs.
Stables timber and weather boarded elevations underneath a corrugated roof, electric light, two loose boxes, hay/tool store.
5-bar gates leading to Paddocks with post and rail fencing, field shelter.
Listing details tl /68
caxton ermine street (East Side) No. 24 (Caxton Post Office)
Cottage and shop. C17. Timber-framed with roughcast render and painted brick. Plain tile roofs. One storey and attic, three unit plain with extension to north. Two end stacks to left hand of main range and extension, and ridge stack to right of centre. Shop occupies end bay to south. Five horizontal sliding sash windows and glazed shop door; three gabled nine-paned hung sash dormer windows. Plastered plinth. External entry to cellar.
R.C.H.M. West Cambs., p41, mon.18
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