No.5 St Marks Court is a bright and well-proportioned townhouse with brick elevations under a flat roof. Arranged over 3 floors, the accommodation extends to around 1356.9 sqft / 126.1 sqm including a garage located in a nearby block. The property is in need of some sympathetic updating in areas, resulting in what could be a truly exceptional family home.
There is an entrance hall with space for coats and footwear, finished with Parquet flooring which continues through to a generous living/dining room which has built-in shelving and a door leading to the private rear garden. The kitchen has been fitted with a range of matching units and also has a pantry; integrated appliances include a single oven and electric hob with extractor over. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a cloakroom W.C.
Upstairs the accommodation is split over 2 floors, the first of which house 3 bedrooms and a shower room which has been fitted with a white suite. On the second floor are 2 additional bedrooms and a bathroom, complemented by part tiled walls.
Outside the front of the property is set nicely back from Barton Road down a tarmacked drive. There is residents' and visitors parking available on a first come, first served basis and a single garage located in a nearby block. There is a west-facing garden which has been predominantly paved for ease of maintenance and bordered with a variety of shrubs, trees and stocked beds. A secure gate leads back to the front of the property and there is a communal green area on the end of the terrace.
St Marks Court lies within the highly regarded Newnham area, which is widely recognised as one of the best residential locations in the city. Local facilities include a post office, chemist, bakers/coffee shop, butchers, grocers, small supermarket and the highly regarded Newnham Croft Primary School. Lammas Land Recreation Ground, with a large children's' play area, tennis court and paddling pool, is within a few hundred yards.
The historic city centre is about 1 mile away and provides an attractive combination of ancient and modern buildings, colleges, winding lanes and extensive shopping facilities. London commuters are well served with a mainline railway station about 1.75 miles away and the M11 (junction 12) is about 1.25 miles away providing good access to Stansted Airport and the M25.
There is a bi-annual cleaning charge of around £270 payable to the St Marks Court Residents Society Ltd for the upkeep of the communal areas, the communal garden and window cleaning.
All mains services connected
Cambridge City Council
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