A two bedroom, first floor maisonette in a peaceful, well-maintained over-55s development set around a central garden area and brilliantly located for Trumpington and the city.
Salisbury Place is very nicely tucked-away within walking distance of Trumpington centre and adjoins the local primary school. It is brilliantly located, close enough to the city to be convenient but far enough out to be peaceful.
The development is specifically for those over 55 years old and who work 16 hours or fewer a week.
The flat is first floor and pleasantly tucked-away in a corner of the development. Inside there are two double bedrooms with the larger bedroom having a small balcony and a fitted wardrobe, a sitting room, kitchen / breakfast room and bathroom.
There is gas central heating to radiators and double-glazing throughout and it has a good EPC rating of C / 74, making it efficient to own and run.
There are residents parking spaces and space for visitors around the site and on neighbouring Monkswell.
There is a new lease of 158 years.The current service charge, including the annual ground rent is £141.12 pcm. There is a part-time on-site warden paid for as part of the service charge, as is the maintenance of the leafy communal gardens that surround the development and the car park.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Some apartments in the area are shared ownership. This one is not, the price is for 100% of the leasehold.
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.