Thoughtfully refurbished and stylishly presented 4 bedroom Victorian family home just a short distance from the historic Cambridge City centre.
Cambridge City Centre - Approx 1.6 miles (by foot/bicycle)
Cambridge Central station - Approx 2 miles (by foot/bicycle)
Cambridge North station - Approx 2.5 miles (by foot/bicycle)
River Cam - Approx 0.8 miles (by foot/bicycle)
4 bedroom • Sitting / dining room • Large kitchen / family room • Enclosed low-maintenance rear garden • Energy Rating: D
Benson Street is situated off Huntingdon Road and forms part of a highly regarded residential area less than a mile north west of Cambridge City centre, which is easily accessible via foot, bus or bicycle. There are very good local facilities serving the district and easy access to the region's main commuter routes and train stations.
The property itself has been completely renovated throughout by the current occupiers to a very high standard, including oak interior doors throughout, a new roof, windows, doors, Smart heating system and wiring.
The entrance hall has wood flooring and access to all the downstairs rooms. There is a large cupboard and space under the stairs for shoe and coat storage. The sitting room is set to the front of the property enjoying a bay window with French shutters to the bottom, wood flooring and original fireplace. This room has been opened up to provide additional space for a study or play area. There is a good size utility room with base units, a sink and space for a washing machine whilst also incorporating a downstairs wc and hand basin.
Of particular note is the outstanding kitchen / family room to the rear of the property which offers a naturally light and versatile space. The kitchen area is equipped with underfloor heating, sandstone flooring, composite worktops and built-in AEG appliances including an induction hob with extractor over, double oven and dishwasher, whilst also benefitting from numerous high quality, soft-close wall and base units with LED under counter and plinth lighting. The island, which incorporates the 1 1/2 sink, has base units to three sides, a breakfast bar to the other and stylish pendant lighting above. The family area is versatile and offers plenty of space for a table and/or sofa(s) and looks out over the attractive and thoughtfully designed urban style rear garden through the 3 full-height bi-folding aluminium doors.
The oak staircase, also with LED lighting, leads to a split-level landing with bedrooms 3 and 4 to the rear of the property, both with wood flooring, a window to the rear and Velux windows. The family bathroom is fully tiled with a white suite incorporating sink, wc, L-shaped bath with shower over and ladder towel rail. Bedroom 2 has carpet and is set to the front of the property with two windows, original fireplace and fully tiled en-suite shower room with wc and sink. Bedroom 1 is generous in size and on the 3rd floor with wooden flooring, a window to the rear and 2 Velux windows to the front, eaves storage and a fully tilled en-suite shower, wc, sink and towel rail and Velux windows.
Outside there is a small walled front garden and the rear garden has been styled with pamment brick paving, a raised garden bed with the added benefit of high quality secure shed and bike storage.
In addition the property benefits from CAT 6 Ethenet and aerial network, low level LED lights to all bathrooms and a mains powered linked smoke alarm system.
Services: Mains gas, water and electricity are connected.
Local Authority: Cambridge City Council
Council Tax Band: E
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