3 bedroom 
Detached House
For Sale

Tavistock Road, Cambridge

Guide Price
Tavistock Road
under offer
Property Type
Detached House
Reception Rooms
1350 sq. ft.
Property Details

An extended and rarely available detached family home of 1350 sqft / 125 sqm, enjoying a generous corner plot of 0.18 acre in this popular neighbourhood situated just off Histon Road.

Key Features
  • Extended and versatile detached residence
  • Close to Science Park and A14/M11 road networks
  • Excellent local schooling
  • Generous corner plot of 0.18 acre
  • Driveway parking and garage
  • Scope to extend (STPP)
Property Description

No.29 is a beautifully presented and much-improved family home, conveniently situated just off Histon Road a couple of miles north of Cambridge City centre. The property has undergone much improvement over the last 6 years and includes a superb rear extension added in 2017.

The property is entered via a porch, leading to a welcoming entrance hall with attractive tiling, plenty of space for coats and footwear and stairs leading to the first floor. There is a bright living room with an electric, wood-burning effect stove and a Bressumer beam above. Adjoining the living area is the noteworthy kitchen / dining / family room, which has a central island and Velux windows, coupled with bi-folding doors opening onto the private rear garden. The kitchen itself has been fitted with a comprehensive range of units and has various integrated appliances, all of which are included within the sale. The kitchen is sympathetically finished with solid oak worktops, a Butler sink and there is also a pantry. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a useful utility room with a personal door to a garage. Finally, there is a cloakroom W.C. just off from the entrance hall.

Upstairs are 3 good sized bedrooms and a large family bathroom, which has been fitted with a modern suite including a separate bath and shower, complemented by attractive tiling and a heated towel rail.

Outside, the front of the property has a large driveway and access to a garage with up-and-over door. Of particular note is the property's wonderful rear garden, which has been beautifully kept and benefits from sunshine throughout the day. There is a greenhouse and a paved terrace, well suited to alfresco dining. The remainder is laid to lawn and bordered with an array of mature shrubs and trees. There is a side gate from the garden leading back to the front of the property. The plot is very generous and offers exciting scope to extend further, subject to the necessary consents.


Tavistock Road is a located just off Histon Road and is part of a very popular, private residential development with excellent local facilities serving the district including supermarkets, takeaways and a petrol station.

Tavistock Road is in the catchment area for the popular local Mayfield primary school and Chesterton Community College (Ofsted rated as 'outstanding'), with further independent schooling available in Cambridge City centre. There is easy access from the property onto the region's main commuter routes as well as into the city centre or peripheral areas such as the Science and Business Parks. The new Cambridge North train station is just 2 miles away with links to London King's Cross and London Liverpool Street.




All mains services connected.

Statutory Authorities

Cambridge City Council.
Council Tax Band - E

Fixtures and Fittings

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.

Read more
Tavistock Road, Cambridge
29 Tavistock Road
Tavistock Road, Cambridge
Branch Details

7 Dukes Court
54-64 Newmarket Road

Stamp Duty Calculator
RAH Newsletter



Sign up to our newsletter to receive the latest property and industry news direct to your inbox.
envelopephone-handsetmap-markermagnifierarrow-downarrow-right linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram