About this property

Key features
  • Versatile Accommodation
  • Character Features
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen & Cloakroom
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • En Suite/ Family Shower Room
  • Delightful Enclosed Garden
  • Outstanding Location
Description
LOCATION The property retains many original character features along with having its own unique ambience and is within a few minutes walk of the Cam River at Paradise Nature Reserve and Grantchester Meadows, as well as to Newnham Croft Primary School and the playground at Lammas Land.

The property provides well proportioned and versatile living accommodation set over three storeys and occupies a rather special position right in the heart of Newnham village and just a short walk to an excellent range of local amenities including a local supermarket, butchers/ delicatessen, a grocers, inn/ restaurant.

Newnham is conveniently located just one mile to the west of the city centre and is considered one of the most desirable districts within the city and so well placed for access to major routes, main line station and M11 motorway.

WOOD PANELLED FRONT ENTRANCE DOOR to:

ENTRANCE LOBBY with matwell, coat hooks, dado rail, part glazed door to:

ENTRANCE HALL with radiator, feature decorative plaster freize, dado rail, staircase leading off to first floor. Feature bamboo style natural wooden flooring. Door to:

PRINCIPAL RECEPTION ROOM A delightful room with original moulded cornicing and picture rails, bay window to front aspect with sliding sash windows, open brick fireplace with recess to side with extensive fitted bookshelves, two radiators, a pair of glazed doors leading to rear path and gardens. Part glazed door leading to:



DINING ROOM with a deep built-in storage cupboard understairs, bamboo natural wood style flooring, secondary double glazed sliding sash window to side aspect, radiator, large open archway leading through to:

KITCHEN with inset stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps, cupboards below, space and plumbing for washing machine, further base units comprising worktops with cupboards and drawers below, feature high semi-vaulted ceiling with two double glazed Velux windows, sealed unit double glazed windows with a wonderful view of the rear garden, wall mounted Worcester gas fired boiler, sliding door to:

REAR LOBBY with part glazed door off to:

CLOAKROOM with low level w.c., corner wash hand basin with tiled splashback, fitted shelves, sliding sash window to side aspect.

ON THE FIRST FLOOR

LANDING with extensive fitted bookshelves, dado rail, staircase off to second floor. Trap door and loft ladder leading to useful roof space, part boarded with ample storage. Decorative plaster arch.

BEDROOM 1 A delightful spacious and light principal bedroom with feature large bay window with three sash windows to front aspect, further sliding sash window to front aspect, wooden floors, recess with extensive fitted bookshelves, radiator.

BEDROOM 2 with a feature cast iron firegrate with decorative surround and mantel, narrow built-in wardrobe/storage cupboard, fitted shelves, natural wooden flooring, double radiator, sliding sash window to rear aspect.

BEDROOM 3 with cast iron firegrate with decorative surround and mantel, narrow fitted wardrobe/storage cupboard with recess to side and further fitted bookshelves to either side, radiator, natural wooden flooring, sliding sash windows to rear aspect with a wonderful view of the gardens.

SHOWER ROOM with a large walk-in shower cubicle with wall mounted shower unit, ceramic tiled walls around, sliding glazed doors, recess with fitted vanity style unit with inset wash hand basin, cupboards below, ceramic tiled walls around, wall mirror, low level w.c., radiator, sealed unit double glazed sliding sash window to side aspect.

ON THE SECOND FLOOR

with staircase leading from main landing area on the first floor up to:

BEDROOM 4 A very spacious and rather special attic conversion with an extraordinary amount of light created from the large double glazed picture windows to rear aspect with views over other gardens towards the rooftops and other streets within Newnham. Double glazed Velux window with blind to front aspect, deep built-in eaves storage cupboards, natural wooden flooring, feature brick recess, fitted wardrobes and door to:

ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM with walk-in tiled shower cubicle area with wall mounted shower unit, wash hand basin and low level w.c., sealed unit double glazed Velux window to front aspect.

OUTSIDE To the front there is an attractive small courtyard style garden with pebblestones, well stocked borders and a fine mature Silver Birch tree, wrought iron gate and paved pathway leading to front entrance door.

To the rear of the property there is a delightful mature garden which is a rather special feature and enjoys a high degree of privacy and seclusion. Immediately to the rear there is a large paved terrace which enjoys significant levels of sunshine and enjoys a southerly direction. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with paved pathway which runs the whole length of the garden and in turn leads to a garden storage shed. Gated access to a rear pathway utilised for bins and bikes. Within the garden there is a great variety of mature shrubs, well stocked borders and trees around. Further paved pathway to the side of the property which provides access into the principal reception room and also into the kitchen.

Get in touch

Cheffins Cambridge
Clifton House
1&2 Clifton Road
Cambridge
CB1 7EA

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