This established semi detached house dates back to the 1920s and is conveniently situated in the historic and ever-popular Hurst Park Estate. The property is in need of updating throughout, however offers exciting opportunity for any prospective buyer looking to extend and further improve.
On entering the property there is a practical entrance hall with understairs storage cupboard and space for coats and footwear. There is a sitting room finished with laminate wood flooring and there is a bay-window overlooking the front of the property. The kitchen has been fitted with a basic range of units and benefits from a dual aspect. There is a generous sized dining room with a door leading to a double glazed conservatory which has delightful views and double doors leading to the private rear garden.
Upstairs are three bedrooms, two of which are comfortable doubles. There is a bathroom and separate W.C off from the landing and a window above the stairwell provides additional light to the first floor.
Outside the property stands back behind a shingled driveway providing parking for a number of vehicles. Gated side access leads to a single garage with an up-and-over door. The generous south-east facing rear garden is lawned and measures about 110ft by 30ft /33m by 9m. The garden has a greenhouse and has been stocked with a number of shrubs and trees and is enclosed by fencing.
The house is available with the advantage of no onward chain.
Whilst gas is connected, there is currently no gas central heating system installed at the property.
Orchard Avenue is a friendly neighbourhood, conveniently situated just off Milton Road, just over a mile from the city centre with its combination of ancient and modern buildings, winding lanes, excellent choice of schools and wide range of shopping facilities.
Both Midsummer and Stourbridge Commons are also situated nearby, as well as the newly completed Cambridge North Railway Station with regular services to London Kings Cross. There are a wide range of local facilities including a Tesco Superstore, gym and two out of town retail parks close-by, with the Grafton Centre which has a wide range of shops a multiplex cinema and restaurants just a short distance away.
Schooling is available at Milton Road Primary and Castle School, both of which are Ofsted rated as good. The renowned Cambridge Day Nursey and Forest School is just a 5-minute walk away. Secondary schooling is available at the well regarded Chesterton Community College, which is rated 'Outstanding' by Ofsted.
Unless specifically mentioned in these particulars all fixtures and fittings are expressly excluded from the sale of the freehold interest.
All mains services connected
Cambridge City Council
Strictly by appointment through the vendor’s sole agents, Redmayne Arnold and Harris