Weston Colville, Cambridge
Main DescriptionCharming Grade II listed cottage in this lovely position close to the heart of this attractive village set amongst this unspoilt area of east Cambridgeshire countryside
ACCOMMODATION A most attractive Grade II listed cottage that dates back to the 18th century, constructed of a heavy oak frame, rendered under a long straw thatched roof ( re ridged and wired in 2016) situated in this lovely position adjacent to open countryside. With 3 good size bedrooms on the first floor and a vaulted ceiling in the main bedroom, an attractive sitting room with an inglenook fireplace, dining room and kitchen with range of hand made cabinets. Outside the cottage has a lovely mature garden and to one side there is parking for up to 4 cars.
ON THE GROUND FLOOR
ENTRANCE HALL with exposed brick floor, radiator
SITTING ROOM 15' 3" x 13' 8" (4.65m x 4.17m) Exposed brick flooring, inglenook fireplace with open grate and canopy, exposed timbers, radiator, French windows to garden, open through to:
SITTING AREA 13' 6" x 9' 6" (4.11m x 2.9m) Exposed brick flooring, window to side elevation, radiator
DINING ROOM 15' x 10' 9" (4.57m x 3.28m) Exposed brick flooring, fireplace with wood burning stove, radiator, connecting door to bathroom
BATHROOM comprising panelled bath, pedestal hand basin, WC, tiled floor, radiator/towel rail
KITCHEN 12' 2" x 10' 6" (3.71m x 3.2m) with tiled floor, range of hand made oak cabinets with inset enamel Belfast sink, fitted matching dresser, radiator, space for range cooker, door to:
UTILITY ROOM with space and plumbing for washing machine, tiled flooring, oil fired boiler for c/h and hot water, stable style door to outside
ON THE FIRST FLOOR
BEDROOM 1 14' 6" x 12' 11" (4.42m x 3.94m) with vaulted ceiling and exposed timbers, fitted double wardrobe. radiator
BEDROOM 2 10' 2" x 11' 3" (3.1m x 3.43m) maximum, with built in wardrobe, radiator
BEDROOM 3 11' 9" x 9' 5" (3.58m x 2.87m) fireplace, built in cupboard, exposed floor boards, radiator
SHOWER ROOM comprising WC, corner shower cubicle, hand basin, chrome towel rail/radiator
OUTSIDE A pretty cottage garden, mainly laid to lawn with a mature and well established herbaceous border to one side. Towards the end of the garden which backs onto fields, there is a paved area beneath a mature apple tree. There is a garden shed at the end of the garden and adjacent to the paved area for the parking of up to 4 cars is a substantial workshop measuring 12'9" x 8'9" with power and light connected.
SERVICES Mains water and electricity are connected, drainage is to a private system. The central heating system is supplied by oil.
LOCATION Coven Wood Cottage is situated close to the centre of this popular Cambridgeshire village close to the Suffolk border. The village benefits from a church, cricket ground and children's play area. It is well connected with the A11 at Six Mile Bottom within 4 miles which connects with the main road network including the M11 within 14 miles. Saffron Walden is within 13 miles along with the University city of Cambridge within 14 miles. For schooling Weston Colville is within catchment of Linton village college secondary school and the Meadow primary school at nearby Balsham