Savills | Long Road, Cambridge, CB2 8HE | Properties for sale
2,284 sq ft(212.19 sq m)
Guide price £1,100,000

Long RoadCambridge, CB2 8HE

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in September 2020
  • South city location
  • Fabulous opportunity to re-model and extend
  • Large garden facing out on to independent school grounds
  • No upward chain
  • Double garage

Detached 1960s family home in need of refurbishment.

About this property

  • 85 Long Road is a detached property constructed circa 1962 of brick elevations beneath a tiled roof with potential for extension and refurbishment. Currently the property has typically laid out accommodation extending to approximately 2,284 sq ft over two floors and the benefit of a double garage.

    On the ground floor the hallway communicates with all the principle rooms. To the left it leads to a well-proportioned study with views over the front garden. In keeping with houses of its age there is a dining room at the rear of the house which, like the hall and reception room, has attractive original parquet flooring. The kitchen with wall and floor mounted units is accessed to the right of the hall. A cloakroom and large utility room with separate access, completes the ground floor accommodation.

    Upstairs there are four double bedrooms and a box room a separate WC and a family bathroom.

    The property which can be seen in greater detail in the floor plan attached has been in the same ownership since it was built and is being sold with no upwards chain.

    The house is set back from the road, a well-proportioned front garden and fencing with a driveway leading past a double garage. The large rear garden which backs onto The Perse Prep School playing fields is laid mainly to lawn.

    In all approximately 0.35 of an acre.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

I would love to get my hands on this house. The rooms sizes are particularly good and the garden could be spectacular!!!

Ed MeyerProperty agent

Local information

  • • Long Road lies between Hills Road and Trumpington Road about 2.5 miles south of the city centre. Addenbrookes Hospital and bio-medical research campus is close at hand.
  • • Cambridge railway station is to the north with mainline services to London from around 48 minutes. Further along Long Road there is access to the cycle path running alongside the Guided Busway that leads directly to the rail station, approximately 1.4 miles distant.
  • • Cambridge city centre has a comprehensive range of shopping facilities including The Grand Arcade shopping mall, a busy daily market and many independent central shops. There is a wide variety of recreational and cultural amenities including the Cambridge Colleges, 31 in all.
  • • The M11 at junction 11 heads south towards London and Stansted Airport. Schools for all age groups in both the state and independent sectors are available in Cambridge along with Hills & Long Road Sixth Form Colleges in the immediate vicinity.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = D