A modern, detached family home in need of general updating with the potential to extend and reconfigure its original layout. It is located within this popular established residential area just off Huntingdon Road with excellent access to the city, A14 and M11. It is also within the catchment area of University of Cambridge Primary School at Eddington. No chain
A modern home with accommodation over two floors briefly comprising;
Entrance hall with stairs to the first floor and a cloakroom with a white two-piece suite; open plan sitting/dining room enjoying a dual aspect and fireplace; kitchen fitted with a range of units with ample worksurfaces, integrated and space for freestanding appliances and doors to the side of the property and into the integral garage. There is also a UPVC conservatory with French doors to the rear garden.
The first floor landing leads to a family bathroom with a three-piece suite and four bedrooms; three good sized doubles and a single,
Outside, the gardens are mature. The frontage is well planted with a lawn area, plants shrubs and trees. The driveway provides off street parking with access to the integral single garage. The rear garden is fully enclosed by timber fencing, gated to the righthand side as you view from the front with a newly erected fence to this boundary.
Thornton Road 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. There is a newly opened Sainsbury’s supermarket and also a small Co-op by Girton College that is open 7 days a week until late.
The centre of Girton village is about a mile away and has an excellent range of pubs and restaurants, shops and other facilities. 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.