Glover Street, Over CB24

Glover Street, Over CB24

2 - 3 Bedroom | Freehold | 1 Bath | Outbuildings

Offers in excess of £350,000
New Road 0.4 miles
Swavesey Station 0.7 miles
The Busway Swavesey 0.7 miles

An ideal refurbishment opportunity, The Glover's House is set in a beautiful mature plot and offers the potential to create a well-proportioned 4 bedroom family home.

An ideal refurbishment opportunity, The Glover's House is set in a beautiful mature plot and offers the potential to create a well-proportioned 4 bedroom family home.

- Cambridge City Centre – approx. 10 miles.
- Guided Busway – approx. 1 mile
- A14 and M11 networks – approx. 5 miles
- Excellent rail links to London from nearby Cambridge North (London Liverpool Street) and Waterbeach (Kings Cross St Pancras)

• Grade II listed
• Two reception rooms
• Kitchen/breakfast room
• Ground floor bathroom
• Two double bedrooms
• Attic rooms
• Private gardens extending to about 0.2 acre

Dating from the mid eighteenth century this is a rare opportunity to acquire a well-proportioned period home with lovely mature gardens and scope for further improvement/modernisation.
The property retains much of its original character and charm with exposed timbers, dado panelling and inglenook fireplace.

The entrance opens into the dining hall, which has the original fireplace with pamment hearth and large recessed cupboard to one side, dado panelling and stairs to the first floor. A door leads through to the sitting room, which has a Victorian arched cast iron fireplace and dado panelling.

The kitchen breakfast room has a wide inglenook fireplace with salt niches and recess and original stone sink.

The rear lobby has doors to the back and side gardens and opens through to the shower room which has a large double shower with tiled wall around, floral design hand basin and W.C. Airing cupboard with lagged hot water cylinder.

On the first floor, the landing gives access to the two large bedrooms. Bedroom one has exposed beams and bedroom two has a walk-in roof space (above the kitchen) and steps up to the two attic rooms.

Outside double gates open into a parking area adjacent to the barn (number 28) which has a paver brick floor with mezzanine above and doors to the front and rear. Attached to this is a workshop.

Attractive mature gardens skirt around the side and back of the house with two sitting areas at the back of the garden and adjacent to the house, lawns and mature shrubs with meandering paths through to the back of the garden.

Additional information
Tenure: Freehold
Services: Mains gas, water and electricity are connected
Local Authority: South Cambridgeshire District Council
Council Tax Band: C
Viewing: Strictly by appointment only

COVID-19: We recommend a virtual viewing initially, but should you wish to arrange a physical viewing we will be following the Government Coronavirus guidance and would ask you to ensure social distancing is observed at all times to protect all of us. Viewings will be limited to a maximum of 15 minutes and only a maximum of 2 people from the same household are permitted to view. Please bring a face covering as you may not be able to enter the property without one.

For more information please go to the website under Guidance > Government Advice on Home Moving during the Cornavirus Covid-19 outbreak

The next steps...

Before making an offer on a property you will want to consider your financial situation, your income and outgoings.

Will you finance the purchase of your next property from the sale of an existing property which can put you in a chain, arrange a mortgage through your bank or buy the property outright.
To help you finance your next property purchase, we have a long established relationship with an independent mortgage broker who can discuss your situation with you.

Remember that having a 'mortgage decision in principle' can make you a more attractive buyer when you make an offer on a property. Contact our mortgage advisers for free, no obligation and impartial advice.
Some advantages of a broker are:

  • They do all the legwork for you, working on your behalf with the lender
  • They compare wholesale mortgage rates from a large number of banks and lenders all at once
  • Wholesale interest rates can be lower than retail (bank branch) interest rates
  • You get more loan options because they work with numerous banks and lenders
  • Brokers can finance tricky deals because of their knowledge and various lending partners
  • Are typically easier to get in contact with, less bureaucratic.

However with your bank maybe able to:

  • Build off existing relationship (discounts if you have a checking/saving account)
  • You may already know the banker who will handle your mortgage
  • Perhaps more trustworthy, more accountable than a smaller shop
  • Lower interest rates in some cases
  • Ability to add mortgage to existing banking profile and make automatic payments from linked account.

When it comes to making an offer on a property a bit of negotiation is to be expected, however don't offer so little that you end up in a lengthy negotiation process, as you might lose the property altogether if someone else makes a higher bid.

If other offers have been made on a property we aren't legally able to tell you what they are, but we may indicate if they were close to the asking price.

We want to make the offer process as simple as possible and by registering with an account with Carter Jonas today, you can make offers on any of our properties online and at your convenience. Just register with us online and click the 'make an offer' button on any of our properties.


If you have a property to sell, why not see how we can help you. Did you know we can offer all our residential clients a login that will allow them to track their property sale online.

Our offices are also open longer during the week and weekends and we can take calls from potential buyers 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

We can even take the stress out of managing your rental, our award winning lettings team offer a service that can be tailored to your needs.

Combined with over 150 years of experience and one of the highest customer satisfaction scores in the industry, Carter Jonas is the perfect property partner.

Why not book a free, no obligation valuation of your property and find out how
Carter Jonas can help you make your next move.

Whether you are looking for office or house, a farm or estate the UK property market is notoriously fast moving.

So if you want to be at the front of the property queue, ensure you are signed up to receive daily property alerts and gain instant access to your saved properties and frequent searches.

Also by registering with us online you will receive select research and relevant publications before anybody else and gain access to helpful guides, which will aid you with your property purchase.

Don't forget to use our innovative and unique property wizard to help you find properties you would may not have initially considered, and remember that by registering an account you can make an offer online on your dream home 24/7.

  • Receive email alerts
  • Fast access to your recent searches
  • Publication before anyone else
  • Helpful guides to aid you in your property search
  • Make offers on property online.

Viewing a house or flat can be an exciting time, but remember to register with you local office of Carter Jonas first.

This could give you access to confidential sales (properties we are requested not to advertise) which you will never see online.

It's also worth registering with us online, here you can setup email alerts which will be sent daily, updating you on the latest properties that match your requirements.
When you see a property you are interested in on our website, call us 24/7 to arrange a viewing. Or if you prefer, get in touch via our website and we will call you back to find a time to view the property that suits you.

Key Property Details
Property attributes
Semi Detached
Parking available
Off Street Parking
Additional attributes
Outbuildings Garden
Total Sq Ft
1,877 (174.4 Sq M) approx.
Carter Jonas reference
Search similar in neighbouring areas

suggested properties

Here are a few properties you might like, but within 2 extra miles of your current search

Guide price £365,000
2 bedroom flat
Guide price £350,000
2 bedroom flat
Guide price £325,000
3 bedroom cottage
Guide price £375,000
3 bedroom house
Guide price £315,000
3 bedroom house
Guide price £350,000
3 bedroom house
Thinking of selling?