4 double bedrooms – 3 bathrooms – sitting/family room – kitchen/dining/living room – utility room - cloakroom/WC – reception hall – south-west facing courtyard garden – residents permit parking scheme
This beautiful Victorian house has been extended at the rear and provides extensive family accommodation with a luxurious interior finish on three floors. Located in a central position yet enjoying uninterrupted views of Jesus Green and the river beyond, the house is well placed for access to the historic centre on foot but does have the benefit of residents permit parking. Elegantly proportioned rooms have been beautifully designed to add a touch of grandeur and include extensive wall panelling, quarry stone floors and ornate cast-iron radiator covers.
The accommodation comprises a reception hall with fanlight, cloakroom and WC. The sitting/family room has a large bay window overlooking the front aspect with fitted shutters, attractive fireplace and original plaster cornicing and skirtings. There are also double doors to the rear. The kitchen/dining/family room has been extended to create a large open, broad space which has a high degree of natural light. The kitchen area is well-equipped and has a range of high-quality low-level units and drawers, stone working surfaces, matching central island with inset sink, integrated dishwasher and microwave/combination oven and range cooker. A quarry stone floor continues through into the dining/living space which has a part-vaulted ceiling with velux roof lights and glazed double doors to the rear.
On the first floor, there are three large double bedrooms, the principal room spans the width of the house and has a beautiful, restored wood floor, open fireplace and delightful views over Jesus Green. Bedroom 2 has been remodelled and has an ensuite shower room and a dual aspect. There is a luxurious family bathroom and utility room with a wash hand basin. Stairs from the landing lead to the principal bedroom suite which has an en suite bathroom with separate shower cubicle, built-in cupboard and benefits from a dual aspect and stunning far-reaching views. The landing gives access to built-in storage cupboards.
Outside, there is a walled south-west facing courtyard garden with gated rear access. The garden is predominately paved with a variety of plants and shrubs. All in all a quite exceptional Victorian house in a prime residential location, offered for sale with no chain.
Park Parade is situated near to the centre of the city within walking or cycling distance of the main shopping areas, ‘The Backs’ and many of the facilities offered by the University. The property overlooks Jesus Green with its tennis courts, swimming pool, and riverside walks to Jesus Lock.
Schooling is available at Park Street Primary with secondary provision at Parkside Community College, Ofsted rated as 'good' and 'outstanding' respectively.
For the commuter, there is a mainline railway station within about 1.5 miles providing regular services to London King’s Cross and Liverpool Street.
All mains services connected.
Cambridge City Council.
Council Tax Band - G
Unless specifically mentioned in these particulars, all fixtures and fittings are expressly excluded from the sale of the freehold interest.
Strictly by appointment through the vendor’s sole agents, Redmayne Arnold and Harris.