A four bedroom, 2 storey semi in a quiet side road on Trumpington Meadows, a short walk from the nature reserve and with great access to the Addenbrooke’s Campus and city.
Banner Road is a short street that carries very little car traffic and is moments’ walk from Waitrose and minutes from the Park and Ride and Trumpington Meadows nature reserve.
The house has been in the same ownership since new and is smartly presented throughout with a number of improvements from the standard builder finish.
The first floor provides four bedrooms, the master with en-suite shower room, plus the main bathroom. The kitchen / dining room is at the front of the house with an oriel bay window and additional side window and is fitted with integrated appliances and stone worksurfaces. At the rear is a generous main living room with a window and French doors on to a neatly landscaped low-maintenance rear garden with a timber bike store and a gate leading out to a parking area where there are two side-by-side parking spaces.
The house is efficient to run with a B / 85 energy rating and a PV solar panel.
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, one of a few purpose built cycle routes, or even an enthusiastic walk. The city’s mainline station can be easily reached along the guided busway cycleway without having to mix with car traffic at all.
The area has three primary schools and a brand new 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.