A charming 3 bedroom, bay-fronted Victorian residence, retaining lots of character features and within easy reach of the City Centre. The property is moments from the picturesque Riverside area and is for sale with no onward chain.
This charming 3 bedroom, bay-fronted residence has been well cared for and still retains many of its original Victorian features. The property is well-proportioned throughout, yet offers exciting scope for further development, subject to the relevant consents.
The entrance hall has a beautiful fanlight and stained glass door. The bay-fronted living room benefits from the morning sun and also has a reclaimed feature fireplace with attractive tiled inserts. The dining room enjoys pleasant views over the west-facing rear garden and along with the upstairs master bedroom and bathroom has been refitted with energy efficient, sound-proof double-glazed sash windows. The kitchen / breakfast has been fitted with a range of units and includes an integrated oven and 4-ring gas hob. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a utility area with space / plumbing for additional appliances and a cloakroom W.C.
Upstairs are 3 good sized bedrooms, the master is particularly spacious and includes a refitted en suite shower room. The bathroom is refitted with a modern white suite and is complemented by part tiled walls and a heated towel rail. The landing provides access to the loft.
The property is set back behind a walled front garden which is shingled and has a pathway to the entrance. Permit parking is available with additional visitors permits, coupled with pay and display areas on nearby Riverside and Beche Road. The rear garden extends to over 40ft (13m) and has a paved terrace, there is also a sheltered bike store and gated access to the rear.
Abbey Road is part of the popular Riverside area, conveniently situated on the south bank of the River Cam, located less than a mile from the City Centre with its combination of ancient and modern buildings, winding lanes, excellent choice of schools and wide range of shopping facilities.
Both Midsummer and Stourbridge Commons are also situated nearby, as well as the newly completed Cambridge North Railway Station with regular services to London Kings Cross. There are a wide range of local facilities including a Tesco Superstore, gym and two out of town retail parks close-by, with the Grafton Centre which has a wide range of shops a multiplex cinema and restaurants just a short distance away.
Schooling is available at St Matthews primary with secondary provision at Parkside Community College both of which are Ofsted rated as outstanding.