A bright and spacious three bedroom first floor apartment located within the block to the rear of the development benefiting from a single garage en-block and available with no onward chain.
This 3 bedroom apartment enjoys a pleasant position in the block to the rear of this select and very well cared for development, situated just over 2 miles from Cambridge City Centre. Cavity wall insulation was installed throughout the building in 2013.
The accommodation briefly comprises: Communal entrance hall with stairs leading to each floor;
Sizeable and bright entrance hall with built-in storage cupboards and space for coats and footwear. Spacious open-plan living/dining room with triple aspect and pleasant views over the communal gardens.
Separate galley style kitchen, which has been fitted with a range of units with ample work surfaces, Integrated appliances include double oven, electric hob and extractor over. spaces for various freestanding appliances.
Three bedrooms, two of which have fitted wardrobes, the third has been used historically as a study.
The Bathroom has been refitted to comprise a shower room with a three-piece suite.
Outside, the property is surrounded by exceptionally well kept communal gardens, mainly lawned with mature stocked borders and an array of flower-beds. There is plenty of residents’ parking on a first-come, first-served basis.
The property has a share of the freehold interest and there are approximately 976 years remaining on the lease with a previous annual service charge of approximately £1,240 per annum, which includes water, buildings insurance, window cleaning and upkeep of communal areas.
Agent’s note: it is our understanding properties in this development cannot be sub-let. We also understand the residents’ service charge is being revised due to very substantial existing reserves and is expected to be lower than the current fee.
Girton offers a fantastic balance between living within the city limits and enjoying the traditional charm and facilities of Girton village. It is within 2 miles of the west University site and 2.5 miles from the very centre of the city with excellent dedicated cycle routes and a regular Citi 6 bus service.
There is a newly opened Sainsburys supermarket at Eddington – the new north west Cambridge development and also a small Co-op by Girton College, which is open 7 days a week until late. The middle of Girton village is about a mile away and there are a number of pubs and restaurants including The George and The Old Crown. In addition, there is a Beefeater restaurant and the Felix hotel on Huntingdon Road, a short walk from Thornton Court.
There is a primary school in the village that feeds into Impington Village College (3 miles) plus a tennis club and golf course. Many of the city’s private schools are on the west side of the city, so are easily accessible.