A bright modern second-floor apartment, available as shared ownership. wonderfully located off Long Road, walking distance to the local school, only 1.5 miles from Cambridge Railway Station and 2 miles from the city centre.
This modern shared ownership apartment is available to purchase as a 40% share and is set within Northcroft House, which forms part of Crest Nicholson’s Halo development positioned off Long Road, less than 1.5 miles from Cambridge Railway Station and 2 miles south of the City Centre.
Northcroft House is accessed via a secure video entry system with stairs or lift providing access to the second-floor apartment. An entrance hall opens into a bright open plan kitchen/dining/living room. The kitchen is fitted with a range of stylish base and wall mounted units, integral dishwasher, oven, and hob with room for additional appliances. A floor to ceiling facing window provides natural light into the living/dining room and leads to the south facing balcony.
The hallway contains 2 storage cupboards and a large utility cupboard housing the washing/drying machine and leads to the bedroom and bathroom. The bedroom benefits from a large window and built in wardrobe. Completing the accommodation is the bathroom is fitted with a modern white suite with shower over the bath.
The flat is for sale as 40% shared ownership for £120,000. A monthly rental of around £468.33 is payable to BPHA, plus a service charge of £1,206.24 per annum. The lease has 96 years remaining.
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.