Eltisley Avenue, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB3 9JQ | Property for sale | Savills
1,534 sq ft(142.51 sq m)
Guide price £1,100,000(€1,304,481)

Eltisley AvenueCambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB3 9JQ

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in December 2023
  • Set back from road with enclosed garden
  • Spacious and flexible accommodation
  • Popular Newnham location
  • No onward chain

Well presented Victorian terrace house in popular Newnham district.

About this property

  • 53 Eltisley Avenue is a mid-terrace double bay fronted Victorian property constructed of red brick elevations with sash windows beneath a tiled roof. The property, which is well presented, extends to approximately 1,534 sq ft with accommodation laid out over three floors.

    Of particular note is the ‘through' dual aspect sitting and dining rooms which have a south east north west orientation and attract a great deal of light. The room has a wide bay to the front, an attractive fireplace surround with stone hearth and tiles and a coal effect gas fire. There is French doors to the rear which lead to the garden alongside some lovely period features including picture rails, pretty cornicing and corbels.

    To the rear is a large kitchen-breakfast room, fitted with a comprehensive range of cream coloured cabinetry with Bosch double oven, four ring gas hob, space for dishwasher, washing machine and an upright fridge freezer.

    The breakfast area has ample room for a dresser and large table with accompanying chairs in addition to access to the rear garden through sliding doors. A downstairs WC completes the ground floor accommodation.

    There are four double bedrooms on the upper floors including three at first floor. The main bedroom, situated to the front, occupies the full width of the property and has three wide sash windows, large sliding wardrobes and shower in the corner of the room. The fully tiled family bathroom has white sanitary ware with an enamel bath and a mixer shower over.

    The house is set back from the road behind a tall evergreen hedge which could be used for cycle or scooter storage, whilst the rear garden is enclosed and with low maintenance in mind has a brick paved terrace leading out to a stone paved garden, with access to the back lane via a gate at the rear. There are attractive low level shrubs, various beds and a lockable shed.

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In the heart of Newnham this is a surprising house in some many ways.

Ed MeyerProperty agent

Local information

  • Newnham, located in Cambridge, is a vibrant and picturesque area known for its charming residential neighborhoods and close proximity to the city center. Situated on the west bank of the River Cam, Newnham offers a tranquil and scenic setting while being conveniently connected to the heart of Cambridge.
  • The Cambridge University Botanic Garden spans 40 acres and showcases a diverse range of plant species. Grantchester Meadows provide a lovely spot for picnics, walks, and enjoying the beautiful scenery. Art and history enthusiasts can visit The Fitzwilliam Museum, a world-class institution housing an impressive collection of art and antiquities. For entertainment, the Cambridge Corn Exchange, located within a reasonable distance, hosts concerts, shows, and performances throughout the year.
  • In terms of shopping, Newnham residents have access to a range of options. The Grand Arcade, approximately a 20-minute walk or a short bus ride away, offers a modern shopping center with a wide range of high-street stores, boutiques, and eateries. Additionally, Cambridge's historic Market Square, situated in the city center, features market stalls and independent shops selling fresh produce, crafts, and more.
  • Transportation in Newnham is convenient and well-connected. The area is served by local bus routes, allowing easy access to other parts of Cambridge. For those traveling further afield, the Cambridge Railway Station, located around 2 miles from Newnham, provides regular train services to London and other major cities. Cycling is also a popular mode of transportation in Cambridge, with its cycling-friendly infrastructure, allowing Newnham residents to easily explore the city on two wheels.
  • When it comes to schooling, Newnham offers a range of options. Newnham Croft Primary School, located within the neighbourhood, provides education for children aged 4-11. The Perse School, a reputable independent co-educational school offering education from pre-prep to sixth form as well as many other independent schools in the city. Furthermore, being in close proximity to the prestigious University of Cambridge, Newnham residents have access to a wealth of educational opportunities.
  • All distances and times are approximate.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating: D
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: F