An extended and very charming 3 bedroom, bay fronted Victorian home. The property enjoys a near central location just off Huntingdon Road and is for sale with the benefit of no onward chain.
This well-proportioned, bay fronted end-of-terrace Victorian home has been very well cared for and is situated in a highly regarded residential area just off Huntingdon Road.
The entrance hall has an attractive stained glass fanlight and stairs leading to the first floor. There is a bright sitting room with a bay window and feature fireplace with a wood burning stove, contrasted by exposed brickwork. The room is finished with original wood flooring which continues through to the adjoining dining area, offering views over the rear garden, built-in shelving and an understair storage cupboard. The kitchen has been fitted with a comprehensive range of units and is finished with granite worktops; integrated appliances include a fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, single oven and 4-ring gas hob with extractor over. There is also a Rayburn included within the sale, disconnected at present but could be reinstated easily enough. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a sun room, currently serving as a dining area but offering versatility for any prospective buyer. French doors lead to the private rear garden.
Upstairs are 3 good sized bedrooms, all with feature fireplaces. There is a bathroom fitted with a white suite and the master bedroom has plenty of built-in cupboards. The landing provides access via a loft ladder to a substantial loft space, completely boarded and carpeted with a Velux window, offering exciting scope for a loft conversion.
Outside the property is set back behind a shrub border and part walled front garden which has a pathway to the entrance. A side gate leads to the rear garden which offers a superb degree of privacy and benefits from the afternoon sun. There is a patio area, the remainder is laid to lawn and bordered with a variety of mature shrubs and trees. There is a storage shed located at the foot of the garden, the whole is enclosed by fencing.
Richmond Road is a highly sought after residential location situated just off Huntingdon Road, a couple of miles north of the City Centre with its combination of ancient and modern buildings, excellent choice of schools and wide range of shopping facilities.
Local shopping is available nearby and the property is close to good local schools including Mayfield Primary and Chesterton Community College. Histon Road Recreation ground is just a few minutes walk away and includes a runway, football goals and children’s playground with a climber and swings.
Cambridge City is easily accessible on foot or by bicycle. Both the Cambridge railway stations are just over 2 miles away and provide a regular and direct service into both London Liverpool Street and London Kings Cross with journey times from just 50 minutes.