A spacious and well presented semi-detached home, set in an enviable position backing onto Cherry Hinton Hall. The property has a mature rear garden and off road parking.
The property is conveniently located between Cherry Hinton and the city centre and is close to St. Bede’s and The Spinney both of which are highly regarded schools.
There is front garden which is laid to lawn with a driveway to one side. The entrance hall is welcoming and has a built-in cupboard under the staircase. There is a lovely light sitting / dining room extending across the rear of the property and this has large windows providing views over the garden and the park beyond.
The kitchen / breakfast room has recently been refitted and with matching floor and wall mounted cabinets; there is a built-in oven and gas hob with an extractor over and space for a dishwasher and fridge freezer. At the far end there is a breakfast area and a utility space with plumbing for a washing machine; there is also a door out to the garden.
On the first floor the landing opens to a modern bathroom with a w.c., hand-basin and a bath fitted with a shower over. The two bedrooms are both good doubles with the master having fitted wardrobes and a further built in cupboard and the second having lovely views over Cherry Hinton Hall grounds.
Outside there is a long, mature rear garden, with a patio adjacent to the house and two areas of lawn divided by a central shrub bed. A gate to the side of the property gives pedestrian access to a shared path leading to the front and there is also a brick built shed for storage.
Walpole Road is located just off Cherry Hinton Road. It is exceptionally well located for access to the Addenbrooke’s campus and ARM.
There is good access to Cambridge railway station which is around a 10 minute drive or an easy cycle ride away and there are various amenity’s nearby including a petrol station with Budgens store, doctor’s surgery, chemist, newsagents and Balzano’s deli.
The property is just a couple of miles from the City Centre with its combination of ancient and modern buildings, winding lanes and wide range of shopping facilities. Good schooling is available at Queen Emma, Queen Edith and The Spinney primary schools with secondary provision at St Bedes, which is Ofsted rated as outstanding.
There is plenty more good schooling in the area including Netherhall School, Homerton nursery and The Oaks International School.
The property backs onto Cherry Hinton Hall, which is a great place to enjoy leisure time and has a duck pond, play area and an open-air paddling pool, open during the summer months. The park is host to the famous Cambridge Folk Festival which is an event that takes place over four days during late summer.