A well presented and improved 1930’s bay fronted terrace home with three double bedrooms and beautiful, well maintained mature gardens, with the benefit of solar panels. It is within easy walking distance of Addenbrooke’s Hospital, the Cambridge City Railway Station, Cherry Hinton Hall and the gardens.
An exceptional city home offering good sized accommodation throughout and has features from the original period including internal doors and fireplaces.
The original 1930’s entrance porch with leaded windows to the front door and side is framed by a beautiful wisteria, currently in full bloom. This welcomes you into the reception hall with stairs rising to the first floor and an understair cupboard. The sitting room is well proportioned with a bay window to the front aspect and open fireplace. The dining room again has a fireplace, which is tiled from the original period, fitted shelving and cupboards, exposed floorboards and French doors to the rear garden. The galley style kitchen has a range of fitted units, ample work surfaces and space for appliances. There are also original fitted cupboards housing the wall mounted combi boiler.
The first floor landing provides access to the loft space with pull down ladder. The loft space is partly boarded and benefits from extensive insulation (LAPOLLA SPRAY APPLIED OPEN CELL INSULATION) with a 25 year warranty from 2019. The three double bedrooms are all of a good size (the two front bedrooms have fitted wardrobes and exposed floorboards) and the family bathroom is fitted with a three-piece suite and a Mira shower over the bath.
Outside, the property has delightful gardens. The front garden is enclosed by mature hedging, a picket fence and mature plant and shrub borders. A gravel path leads between 297 and 299 with individual gated access into each garden. The rear garden is again of particular note with two patio areas, a timber shed, lawn and mature plant and shrub borders, a tap. It is fully enclosed by timber fencing.
Cherry Hinton Road is an established residential area that links the main thoroughfares of Hills Road and Perne Road. There are local shops on Cherry Hinton Road including doctors and dentist surgeries, restaurants, pubs and takeaways. Free parking is available on nearby Lichfield Road.
Coleridge Park is just moments away with a range of sports facilities, children’s play area and splash pool.
Mill Road with its independent shops, delis and restaurants is a minute or two cycle ride away. Cambridge Train Station is around five minutes and the Addenbrooke’s Campus less than 10 minutes on a bike.
The Cambridge Leisure Complex, which provides restaurants, a gym, a cinema and The Junction is less than a 10 minutes walk from the property. Cherry Hinton Hall Gardens are a short walk away, which has a new play area and 2 paddling pools proving to be a great family destination.
Schooling is available at Morley, a good Primary and Junior school with secondary provision at The Netherhall, which is Ofsted rated as good. Hills Road and Long Road Sixth Form Colleges are also within easy reach of the property. Many of the city’s private schools are within easy reach, as are Hills and Long Road Sixth Form colleges.