An outstanding, significantly updated townhouse with a much improved layout, beautifully finished to incredibly high standards throughout. Positioned within a select, private development close to the River Cam.
56 St. Bartholomew’s Ct is like no other property within the development. It has been remodelled throughout with the clients adapting the internal layout, creating a more practical space for modern living.
One particular feature of note is the dramatic change to the kitchen area with it being thoughtfully re-designed, this along with the addition of walk-over glazing between the basement and ground floor has created an unusually light basement area.
It has been designed for modern living in mind with full WIFI throughout, including base stations across three floors and Cat5 to selected points for television and office.
A number of kitchen appliances including the integrated coffee machine have Home Connect and can be controlled by a smart phone.
There is LED lighting through with dimmable controls and zone control throughout the basement area.
The accommodation is laid over four floors with the kitchen / family / dining room in the basement. The kitchen features high-quality handle-less units in matte white and Corian work surfaces. It has excellent storage and a wealth of fitted Siemens appliances including an electric oven and separate steam/conventional oven, separate microwave combi oven, warming drawer, zoned induction hob, full height fridge, full height freezer, dishwasher and coffee machine.
The kitchen opens to the dining / family area and has glazed doors to a courtyard garden.
The basement also benefits from underfloor heating.
The ground floor has a study, utility room with washing machine, cloakroom and a sitting room with glazed sliding doors opening to the sunny south facing garden.
The first floor has two double bedrooms including the master, both with quality en-suite wet rooms and ample built in wardrobe space. On the second floor there are two more double bedrooms and similarly styled family bathroom.
In addition to the private courtyard accessed from the basement, is a private south facing rear garden, professionally landscaped for city living with deck dining and seating areas and raised flower beds. Enclosed by new high level fencing with gated rear access.
There is an allocated parking space nearby and additional parking spaces for guests. The development has gated access and well-maintained communal gardens.
St. Bartholomew’s Ct is located on Riverside which is conveniently situated on the south bank of the River Cam, located less than a mile from the City Centre with its combination of ancient and modern buildings, winding lanes, excellent choice of schools and wide range of shopping facilities.
Both Midsummer and Stourbridge Commons are also situated nearby, as well as the newly completed Cambridge North Railway Station with regular services to London King’s Cross. There are a wide range of local facilities including a Tesco Superstore, gym and two out of town retail parks close-by, with the Grafton Centre which has a wide range of shops a multiplex cinema and restaurants just a short distance away.
Primary schooling is available at St Matthew’s with secondary provision at Parkside Community College, both of which are rated by Ofsted as outstanding.