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2 bedroom end of terrace house for sale

Petworth Street, Cambridge, CB1

Sold STC £415,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 reception rooms
  • kitchen/breakfast room
  • shower room
  • 2 bedrooms
  • bathroom
  • garden with store
  • No upward chain
  • EPC Rating = D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A near central extended end of terrace house BEST & FINAL OFFERS TO BE RECEIVED BY TUESDAY 6TH DECEMBER AT 12PM


Petworth Street is situated between St Matthew's Street and Sturton Street with number 38 being on the north eastern corner with Sturton Street overlooking St Matthew's Piece.

The Grafton Centre shopping mall is about 400m distant and has a number of High Street stores such as Boots, Debenhams, Top Shop and H&M in addition to a multi-screen cinema complex and food hall/restaurant. Additional shopping can be found along adjacent Burleigh Street and Fitzroy Street. Norfolk Street, some 200m distant, has a parade of shops catering for everyday needs along with The Blue Moon pub which is a popular live music venue. A number of 'local' pubs, such as the Kingston Arms, The Dobblers and The Geldart along with a number of restaurants are situated within the local area. Supermarket shopping is found at The Bee Hive Centre which also has an M&S Food Store, TKMaxx, Next and other large stores.

The property is currently within St Matthew's Primary School catchment (2016) which is situated along Norfolk Street and is the feeder school for Parkside Secondary School. Cambridge railway station has services into London from around 48 minutes.


38 Petworth Street is a Victorian end of terrace property, constructed of re-pointed and cleaned Cambridge brick elevations with mostly sash windows beneath a slate tiled roof.

The property now extends to 880 sq ft which follows an extension arranged by the current owner to create a large vaulted kitchen/breakfast room with 4 skylights and completely glazed rear elevation. This space has corian working surfaces with high gloss grey cabinetry, inset 6 burner gas hob, wide oven, dishwasher along with stainless steel extractor fan with 'industrial' type flue. There is an exposed wooden floor with electric under floor heating below. To the front of the house are two sitting rooms; the front has a dual aspect with sash windows and a cast iron fireplace, whilst the middle room has a raised cast iron wood-burning stove. Both rooms have exposed floorboards. There is a utility/shower room with WC with contemporary fittings along with glazed boiler cupboard and space for washing machine and drying area above.

On the first floor are two bedrooms. The master bedroom has a dual aspect with recessed shelving and painted floorboards. The second bedroom has been designed as a child's bedroom with built in wardrobe and toy store under, bespoke desk/homework area with ladder over which leads to an occasional mezzanine 'sleep over' area with book shelving over, again with matching painted floorboards. To the rear is the bathroom which has re-fitted contemporary style sanitary ware with shower over the bath, wall hung WC and wash hand basin with recessed shelves over. The roof is vaulted with a Velux skylight. The property, which has a gas central heating system and part-electric under floor heating can be seen in greater detail on the attached floor plans and is available with no onward chain.

The property is set back from Petworth Street behind a retaining front and side wall with deep planters. The fully enclosed rear garden has been designed with low maintenance in mind and has mostly decking with brick laid path. To the far end is a brick built store. The side boundary is mostly walled and has a bespoke fence and gate leading onto Sturton Street.

Square Footage: 880 sq ft

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Added on Rightmove:
25 November 2016

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