A well-positioned 3 bedroom penthouse apartment of 1095 sqft / 101 sqm. The property has a balcony terrace, allocated parking and enjoys a most convenient position just south of the city, well situated for access to London via the M11/A10 road networks.
This superb penthouse apartment is one of 4 units in the block sharing a landing with only one other and having no neighbour above or below. This property is finished to an excellent specification and has been cleverly designed with higher ceilings giving the apartment greater volume and an immediate sense of providing more space. The bathrooms are particularly well-appointed, and the kitchen includes integrated SMEG appliances and stone worksurfaces. There is useful storage in the study and living area.
This apartment benefits from an enclosed balcony measuring approximately 49 ft / 15m and looks out onto a communal area with allocated parking and tall planted trees. Its reception rooms face east into the morning sun and the floor height windows in the living space allows light throughout the day. There are also 3 good sized bedrooms, the master is particularly spacious and includes an en suite shower room.
No.47 is located on the second floor, accessed by stairs. The ground floor of the building provides a secure bike store and allocated parking, coupled with visitors parking on a first-come, first-served basis.
The property has a lease of 243 years remaining. The ground rent is £350 pa and the service charge is £1,862.34 pa.
Addenbrookes Road is part of Countryside Homes’ Abode development in a highly desirable south-city location. Trumpington is a thriving, fast growing part of the city that still manages to retain its village identity and sense of community. It is exceptionally well located for access into the Addenbrooke’s campus, out to the M11 and into the city by car, bus, guided bus or one of a few purpose-built cycle routes.
The city’s mainline station can be easily reached along the guided busway cycleway without having to mix with car traffic at all. Another new railway station, Cambridge South has been proposed and is expected to be nearby the Biomedical Campus.
The area has three primary schools and a state-of-the-art secondary school built in 2016 with excellent sporting facilities. Many of the city’s finest private schools are within easy cycling distance. There are also various restaurants, pubs, shops, a post office, barber, GP surgery, pharmacy, library and community centre. There is a major Waitrose supermarket and a Sainsbury’s local.
Trumpington Meadows nature reserve links Trumpington through to Byron’s Pool and Grantchester and there is a second country park between Trumpington and the Addenbrooke’s campus. Various bridleways and footpaths lead immediately out into the countryside towards Harston, Haslingfield, Barton and Grantchester.