A modern city penthouse apartment with allocated parking and a south-facing balcony, set in a quiet near central location just off Newmarket Road and for sale with no chain.
This smart 2 bedroom penthouse apartment has been very well cared for and has a unique design, offering light and airy accommodation and finished to a high specification throughout. The apartment is one of just eight within Ferndale House, an exclusive development arranged over three floors and built in 2010, with the freehold to the development collectively owned by the eight apartment owners. The apartment enjoys a peaceful position to the rear of Ferndale House and looks south onto its communal gardens.
There is a communal entrance to Ferndale House with stairs to the apartment. The apartment comprises an entrance hall which leads into the property’s impressive open-plan kitchen / dining / living area which benefits from a double aspect and a sliding door to a Juliet balcony. The kitchen has been fitted with a stylish range of units and includes a variety of integrated appliances. Being the penthouse apartment, the apartment benefits from unique high vaulted ceilings. The entrance hall also leads into the main bathroom which has been finished with a modern white suite and also to a large storage cupboard.
There are 2 double bedrooms, the master bedroom includes an en-suite shower room and a lovely south-facing, private balcony which has pleasant views to the rear of the property.
Outside, there is allocated parking for one vehicle, plus a covered cycle storage to the side of Ferndale House. The property benefits from fully enclosed, well tended communal gardens and a paved terrace.
The property is Leasehold with 990 years remaining and an equal share of the freehold. There is a service charge of £1310 with no ground rent payable. The freehold of the building is owned by the Ferndale House Management Company, of which the owner of the flat is entitled to become a Director.
Ferndale House is conveniently situated just off Newmarket Road via Ditton Walk. The area is very practical being located just a few miles from the centre of Cambridge and Addenbrooke’s Hospital and only 10 minutes’ walk to the pleasant riverside open space of Stourbridge Common. The Chisholm trail is also in immediate proximity and once completed will provide even easier access to the two city railway stations.
There are many local facilities with Newmarket Road’s major retail parks, supermarkets and leisure facilities nearby. There is primary schooling at The Galfrid Academy which feeds into Coleridge Community College, which is part of the Parkside Federation.