2 bed Semi-Detached Bungalow
The Chestnuts,
beds 2 receptions 1 bath 1

Stapleford adjoins the larger village of Gt Shelford and is situated about 5 miles south of Cambridge off the A1301. The villages have a range of facilities including a variety of shops in Gt Shelford High Street and a railway station on the Cambridge to Liverpool Street line. The Chestnuts is a small cul-de-sac situated off Coxs Close which is off Church Street which, in turn, links Mingle Lane with London Road.

This retirement bungalow is one of a small group in a sheltered scheme built in 1977 for South Cambridgeshire District Council with occupation restricted to persons over 60 years of age. It was sold on a shared ownership basis to provide an opportunity for retired people to buy their own home at an affordable price level. The Council retains a 25% share but no rent is charged for this. The bungalow is of traditional brick cavity construction and has uPVC double glazing and gas central heating. It enjoys a pleasant traffic free position with an open view over a recreation field.

ENTRANCE HALL with upvc entrance door, radiator and cloaks cupboard.

FRONT LIVING ROOM 16' x 10' 5" (4.88m x 3.18m) with two radiators, fitted electric fire with light hardwood surround and open view over the green/recreation field.

KITCHEN 12' x 7' 5" min (3.66m x 2.26m) with work surfaces with cupboards and drawers below, inset stainless steel sink unit, tiled surrounds, wall cupboard, gas and electric cooker points, vinyl flooring, radiator, serving hatch to living room and upvc double glazed door to rear garden.

SHOWER ROOM with large easy entry shower with screen and thermostatic shower unit, wc, handbasin, extractor fan, radiator and wall mounted electric convector heater.

FRONT BEDROOM 1 12' 11" x 8' 3" (3.94m x 2.51m) with radiator and fitted double wardrobe cupboard with sliding doors.

REAR BEDROOM 2 8' 10" x 8' (2.69m x 2.44m) with radiator.

STORE ROOM 4' 2" x 4' (1.27m x 1.22m) with radiator, power point and coat hooks.

OUTSIDE Enclosed rear garden about 27' deep x 22' wide with concrete sectional store about 5' x 6' and timber shed, side gate.

SERVICES All mains services.


TENURE The property is Leasehold with a new term of 125 years at a ground rent of £26 per annum. South Cambridgeshire District Council retains a 25% share although no rent is charged for this. The current service charge is £154.94 per quarter and the contribution towards buildings insurance is £5.68 per quarter. There is a personal alarm/call help system including a pendant fob, the charge for which is £39 per quarter (optional).

VIEWING By arrangement with Pocock & Shaw

Floorplan for Stapleford, Cambridge
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