A conveniently positioned 3 bedroom house of 1100 sqft / 102 sqm. The property sits on a private plot backing onto Bramblefields Nature Reserve and is a short walk from Cambridge North Station.
This much improved property has was extended by the current owners in 2011 and has been thoughtfully designed with modern living in mind, offering versatility to suit individual purchasers needs. No.68 sits on a delightful private plot backing onto a local Nature Reserve.
A bright entrance hall has a built-in cupboard with space for coats and footwear with access to a stylish shower room, complemented by attractive tiling and a heated towel rail. The kitchen has been fitted with a stylish range of units and is finished with Travertine worktops; integrated appliances include a dishwasher, double oven and 5-ring gas hob with extractor over. There is also an American fridge/freezer included within the sale. The living room is light and airy and has a Living Flame fireplace. Adjoining the living area is a dining room which currently serves as a study. Of particular note is the property’s conservatory which is double glazed, centrally heated and enjoys lovely views over the rear garden. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a utility room housing a Vaillant boiler and providing space/plumbing for further appliances.
Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms, 2 of which are comfortable doubles. The master bedroom is particularly spacious and has comprehensive fitted Sliderobes. There is a bathroom fitted with a 3-piece suite and an adjoining WC. The landing has access to a boarded loft with lighting and a pull-down ladder. A window above the stairwell provides additional light to the first floor.
Outside the front of the property has a driveway providing extensive off-road parking. A side gate leads to the rear garden which offers a superb degree of privacy. There is a raised decking area with inset lighting, well suited to alfresco dining. The garden is predominantly laid to lawn, bordered with an array of plants, shrubs and trees and has the benefit of a hot tub, 2 storage sheds and a double glazed studio located at the foot of the garden with power and wifi.
Long Reach Road is a peaceful residential neighbourhood situated just off Cheney Way via Fen Road. The area is located less than 2 miles from the City Centre and just half a mile from Cambridge North Railway Station. Chesterton is also nearby with an excellent range of local facilities and amenities including a Post Office, medical centre, 2 churches and a number of public houses, takeaways and restaurants.
You can walk or cycle along Riverside to the City or to various nearby green spaces including Midsummer Common and Stourbridge Common. The Guided Busway is within easy reach as well as the Park & Ride. The Cambridge Science Park is about 1.5 miles away, a Tesco superstore and the Newmarket Road retail parks are also within easy reach.
There are a number of reputable schools including Shirley Community Primary and Chesterton Primary, both of which are OFSTED rated as good. Secondary Schooling is also available at Chesterton Community College.