Longworth Avenue, Chesterton, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 1GU | Property for sale | Savills
1,604 sq ft(149.02 sq m)
Guide price £785,000(€921,662)

Longworth AvenueChesterton, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 1GU

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in May 2024
  • Large reception rooms including sitting room and dining/family room
  • Four double bedrooms, three of which have ensuite
  • Rear courtyard paved garden designed with low maintenance.
  • Two allocated parking spaces.

Superbly proportioned modern townhouse close to river Cam and overlooking Chesterton Recreation Ground

About this property

  • 44 Longworth Avenue is a modern end of terrace townhouse constructed in 2003 of buff brick elevations with double glazed windows beneath a slate roof. The property is set back within the scheme and situated in a traffic free location overlooking Chesterton Recreation Ground, a large public open park with children's playground, sports pitches, cycle and pump track along with table tennis facilities.

    Extending to approximately 1,604 sq ft over three floors, the property has flexible living and bedroom accommodation which includes a ground floor bedroom with adjacent bathroom which could prove useful for those having mobility requirements, and has been used as a study in recent times.

    The kitchen/family and dining room is situated to the rear of the property and has been refitted with comprehensive range of cream coloured cabinetry with wood block working surfaces and integrated appliances including dishwasher, washer, separate dryer, fridge and freezer along with wide cooking range. In addition, there is a cushioned seating area, ample space for an eight seater dining table and has oak flooring which continues from the reception hallway.

    At first floor is a large sitting room with study area/seating nook, again with oak flooring and tall wide glazing to the rear overlooking the garden below. There are three further double bedrooms, all of which have en suite bath or shower rooms and the main bedroom has a range of built in wardrobes along with twin glazed doors leading to a partly covered terrace with open aspect and overlooking the recreation ground.

    Of particular interest is the rear garden which is fully enclosed and has been professionally hard landscaped and designed with minimal maintenance in mind with automatic watering and lighting installed. There are rendered raised planting areas and matching seating area along with ample space for entertaining. Beyond is a pedestrian gate leading to two block paved parking spaces, visitors parking is available close by at the end of the scheme, close to the church. There is also bicycle storage alongside the property. The property, which has a gas fired central heating system and underfloor heating in various rooms, has been very well looked after by the current owners and can be seen in greater detail on the attached floorplans.

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I was really taken with the open aspect of this house and the top floor terrace is fabulous! It is so well situated, overall just a fantastic package

Stewart ChipchaseProperty agent

Local information

  • Conveniently positioned in close proximity to the vibrant heart of Cambridge, this property benefits from its strategic location near the city centre. Noteworthy shopping centres such as the Grand Arcade and the Grafton Centre have a wide range of shops and independent boutiques. Additionally there is a busy daily market in the centre of the city.
  • For schooling there are schools catering to all age groups in both the state and independent sectors. Longworth Avenue is in catchment for both Milton Road Primary and Chesterton Community College.
  • The surrounding neighbourhoods, particularly Chesterton High Street and the nearby Milton Road, offer a commendable selection of everyday shopping facilities, ensuring that residents have easy access to essentials and a variety of services.
  • Commuters will appreciate the proximity to rail services, with the option of traveling to London from Cambridge North station in approximately 55 minutes.
  • There are green spaces throughout the city including Chesterton Recreation Ground, Logans Meadow and Stourbridge common just adjacent to the river Cam with punting available at various points down the river.
  • All distances and times are approximate.

Additional information

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