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4 bed Detached House
Canterbury Street, Cambridge
beds 4 receptions 2 bath 2
£635,000

Canterbury Street is located off Huntingdon Road, conveniently located within 1 mile (north) of the city centre close to a wide range of local facilities (3 minutes walk to local shop and pub; 8 minutes walk to supermarket, shops and post office). It is well placed for the region's main commuter roads with a junction onto the A14 a little over 2 miles away which, in turn, provides easy access to the various Science and Business Parks on the city outskirts. The River, the Backs and many of the University Colleges and departments are close by.

The property offers a rare opportunity to purchase a charming detached modern cottage just 15 minutes walk to the market square. It is nestled in a quiet neighbourhood and enjoys a tranquil outlook shielded from city and main road noise.

The skilfully designed house, which has been with the current owners for 8 years, offers well-proportioned and versatile accommodation arranged over two floors. The property was extended in 2007 with the addition of an attractive cedar clad family room featuring double-height ceiling, wood burning stove and concertina folding doors leading onto a secluded patio area. There is under floor heating to this room, the ground floor shower room and the study/bedroom 4 (which works well as a home office with extensive adaptable shelving and great light from a Velux window). The current phoneline based broadband service at the property gives 70Mb/s download and 20Mb/s upload speeds.

The house has a lovely mature south facing garden that is peaceful, easy to maintain, and offers a high degree of privacy. This compliments the overall calm homely feel of the house.

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RECESSED PORCH with courtesy light and painted timber front door to

RECEPTION HALL with stairs to first floor, under-stair cupboards, radiator behind lattice-fronted box cover, doors to

SITTING/DINING ROOM 19' 8(excluding bay)" x 9' 8" (5.99m x 2.95m) with bay window to front, French doors to rear garden, two radiators behind lattice -fronted box covers, lighting on dimmer control, laminate wood flooring, glazed door to

KITCHEN 14' 8" x 7' 9" (4.47m x 2.36m) with window to rear overlooking the garden, well fitted kitchen with a comprehensive range of wall and base units, worktops and tiled splachbacks, one and a quarter bowl stainless steel sink unit and drainer with mixer taps, space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, integrated fridge/freezer, Neff stainless steel five ring gas hob with stainless steel splashback and chimney extractor hood over, stainless steel fronted eye level double oven, recessed ceiling spotlights, ceramic tiled flooring, door to hallway and part-glazed stable style door to

FAMILY/GARDEN ROOM 14' 2" x 9' 2" (4.32m x 2.79m) Impressive room with vaulted ceiling , folding concertina patio doors to most of one wall opening up to a paved and landscaped seating area, further set of French doors to side leading into the garden, feature Jotul cast iron woodburning stove, stone flooring with under-floor heating, pelmet uplighting, door to

STUDY/OCCASIONAL BEDROOM 4 8' 3" x 6' 11" (2.51m x 2.11m) with motorised Velux window, vaulted ceiling, high-level adjustable shelves to ceiling height on two walls, uplighters, laminate wood flooring, door to

SHOWER/WET ROOM with frosted window to front, vaulted ceiling, shower area with glass screen, central drain fully tiled surround, chrome shower unit with two shower heads, slate tiled flooring, vanity wash handbasin, WC with concealed cistern, cupboard housing the Vokera Linea gas central heating boiler, chrome heated towel rail, shaver point, extractor fan, door to

BEDROOM 3 11' 5" x 8' 1" (3.48m x 2.46m) with window to front, brushed steel ceiling mounted light unit, radiator, laminate wood flooring, adjustable desk and shelving, door to hallway

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 6 ' 5" x 6' 1" (1.96m x 1.85m) Velux window to rear, built-in cupboards to one wall, doors to

BEDROOM 1 15' 0" x 9' 0" (4.57m x 2.74m) with window to front and Velux window to rear, built-in wardrobe cupboards and shelving to part of one wall, loft access hatch (power connected and loft boards for storage), radiator, laminate wood flooring

BEDROOM 2 11' 5" x 8' 1" (3.48m x 2.46m) with window to front, built-in wardrobe cupboards to part of one wall, radiator

BATHROOM 8' 1" x 5' 7" (2.46m x 1.7m) with Velux window to rear, 'P' shaped bath with shower unit over, curved glass shower screen, fully tiled surround, vanity wash handbasin, WC with concealed cistern, heated towel rail, extractor fan/light, tall glass fronted cabinet, ceramic tiled flooring

OUTSIDE

FRONT GARDEN AND OFF STREET PARKING AREA

Planted front border area pea gravel set behind a timber picket fence and gate providing privacy. Gate to side leading to rear of property, off-road gravelled parking area to side (with automatic security lighting) for two vehicles with 12ft x 5ft timber shed (power connected & lighting in place

REAR GARDEN 40ft x 25ft (approx.)

Delightful south facing landscaped garden with a very high degree of privacy. Timber decked area adjacent to the rear of the property with raised Bamboo borders, shaped lawn, further private paved seating area adjacent to the family/garden room, attractively planted borders, extensive (electrical) lighting, hose watering system and water butt



TENURE The property is Freehold


SERVICES All mains services

COUNCIL TAX Band E

VIEWING By arrangement with Pocock & Shaw
Floorplan for Canterbury Street, Cambridge Floorplan for Canterbury Street, Cambridge
EPC Graph for Canterbury Street, Cambridge

 

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