A conveniently positioned house with a versatile Annex, forming part of an old World War II telephone exchange, set nicely back from Shelford Road and for sale with no onward chain.
This former World War II telephone exchange is set nicely back from the Shelford Road and for sale with no onward chain. The building was converted in 1996 into 4 separate dwellings. No.31 has the benefit of a converted garage and versatile Annex with a shower room. The property is double glazed and has recently been re-painted.
The accommodation briefly comprises an entrance hall with space for coats and footwear. The kitchen / dining room has been fitted with a range of base and eye-level units, includes various integrated and freestanding appliances. The sitting room benefits from a dual aspect and has double doors to the rear garden.
Upstairs are 2 double bedrooms and a first-floor bathroom, finished with a modern white suite.
Outside there is driveway parking to the left-hand side of the property. Gates lead through to the private rear garden which has a storage shed and offers a good degree of privacy. The former garage has been converted into a versatile studio Annex, equipped with a shower room.
Trumpington is a thriving, fast growing part of the city that still manages to retain its village identity and sense of community. This property 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 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.