Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3

Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3

6 Bedroom | Freehold | 2 Baths

Guide price £900,000
Cambridge 2.1 miles
Richmond Road 0 miles
Fitzwilliam College 0.1 miles

Imposing period family home situated in a near central location just north of the historic city centre.

Imposing period family home situated in a near central location just north of the historic city centre.

• 5 bedrooms
• 2 bathrooms
• Large through sitting room
• Bright kitchen dining room
• Downstairs W.C.
• Cellar
• Front and rear gardens
• EPC rating - D

- Cambridge City – 0.7 miles
- Cambridge Science Park – 3 miles

Situated a little more than half a mile north of Cambridge City centre, this charming period property is extremely well-positioned for easy access to many university colleges and departments as well as the city centre in general. There are good local facilities serving the district including local shops, Doctor’s surgery, Histon Road Park and bus and cycle routes along Huntingdon Road, which leads onto the A14 just beyond Girton College. The railway station and Addenbrookes hospital are both within easy reach of the property as are the Science & Business Parks on the city outskirts accommodating some major high-tech employers.

An impressive entrance hall with original moulded archway serves all principal ground floor rooms and sets the tone for this well-proportioned and spacious family home.

Formerly 2 rooms, the front sitting room is a particularly generous room with a large bay window to the front aspect and glazed doors to the rear providing an abundance of natural light. High ceiling create an even greater feeling of space, with an open fireplace creating the ideal setting for cosy family nights in.

The Kitchen is a fabulously bright and airy space which is ideal for entertaining and well laid out for modern family living. The roof of the dining area is partially glazed which creates a really nice feature as well as allowing natural light to flow in. The kitchen is well appointed with a range of fitted units and integrated appliances. At the rear of the kitchen is a useful garden room which leads to the rear garden and houses a downstairs WC.

The stairs from the entrance hall lead to a half landing which provides access to the main family bathroom and a sizeable dual aspect double bedroom with views over the mature rear garden. Moving up to the main landing there are 2 further large double bedrooms – both with built in wardrobe storage, a single bedroom / study and a large storage cupboard under the stairs leading to the second floor. The front double bedroom is a particularly bright bay fronted room with views of Trinity College Sports Ground.

The second floor landing leads to 2 further double bedrooms, a dual aspect bathroom and a large storage cupboard. The front bedroom again offers lovely views over Trinity College Sports Ground with the rear bedroom commanding far reaching views of mature trees and across neighbouring greenery.

Outside the property benefits from generous front and rear gardens. The front garden is of a good size and the property is set well back from Huntingdon road. The rear garden is again of a good size and is largely paved with mature hedge boarders and a variety of shrubs. There is a small pond and a large shed to the rear. There is access to the rear via the shed.

Additional Information Tenure – Freehold Local Authority – Cambridge City Council
Services – Mains Electric, Gas and Water
Viewings – Strictly by appointment

Agents Note - The current owners have agreed with Cambridge City Council to continue renting a garage, the benefit of which can be passed on to the new owners.

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