INTRODUCTION Wellington Wise are delighted to offer for sale a delightful semi detached bungalow set in a quiet village location in a development for the over 60’s. The property is available as a 75% share on a lease hold basis. The home has been improved and updated including a new kitchen. Access to a communal laundry where you also have free use of washing machines and drying facilities.
STEP INSIDE The front door opens to a welcoming reception hall which has the airing cupboard. The dual aspect lounge diner is a bright and airy living room with double glazed windows to front and side plus a French doors opening to the rear garden. The kitchen has been refitted and has a double glazed window and door to rear garden. Comprising a range of fitted wall and base units, inset 1 1/2 bowl drainer sink unit, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. Electric cooker point with extractor hood over. The master bedroom is to he front with a double glazed window. Fitted wardrobes. Second bedroom has a double glazed window to rear. Bathroom has a three piece suite comprising a bath with shower, low level WC and wash basin. Partly tiled walls and tiled flooring. Heated towel rail radiator.
STEP OUTSIDE To the rear is a lawned garden with a paved patio area. All enclosed by fencing with a gated side access. Shed with power and light attached.
Bassingbourn is a popular South Cambridgeshire village with good facilities, including a doctor’s surgery, pharmacy, post Office, coffee shop, primary and secondary school, The Hoops public house and The Belle restaurant. There are numerous countryside walks all nearby. Mainline rail services from Royston station into Cambridge in 10 minutes, to London’s Kings Cross in 38 minutes and to London Bridge in 65 minutes.
The university city of Cambridge is only 14 miles away, boasting excellent independent schools for all ages and great cultural and recreational facilities. Shopping in the nearby town of Royston includes a Tesco Superstore, M&S and Aldi.
There are good road connections with the A1/M at Baldock 13 miles to the west and the M11 12 miles to the east (approx). Luton and Stansted Airports are both within 30 to 40 minutes drive.
AGENTS NOTE TENURE The property is leasehold for a term of 125 years from 3rd November 2008. The freeholders, South Cambridgeshire District Council, retain a 25% share.
The ground rent is £26 per annum.
The current estimated service charge for the property is £180.30 per quarter.
The buildings insurance is £6.01 per quarter.
The property is specifically for buyers over the age of 60 and capable of independent living.