Sold STC Eddington Avenue, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB3 0QZ

  • Within the catchment area of University of Cambridge Primary School
  • Versatile city townhouse with bright, airy and spacious rooms over 3 floors
  • Conveniently situated on the west side of the city - excellent access into many schools, employment and major roads close by
  • Enviable specification - including brand names such as Siemens, Bosch, Hansgrohe and Duravit
  • oak flooring to the living areas, carpet to bedrooms and stairs and tiling to the wet areas
  • Double-length tandem garage (35' x 9') with ample cycle storage
  • A ground floor courtyard garden and first floor terrace - perfect for entertaining
  • Sustainable living for the modern world - including central heating system and waste recycyling plant
  • Built by award winning developer, Hill - a 5* house builder
  • 10 year NHBC
Plot 39, The Avenue at Athena
Eddington Avenue
Cambridge, CB3 0QZ

A fantastic city townhouse set over three floors providing 2450 sq ft (227.6 sq m) of excellent living accommodation. A stunning show home of this house type is open to view – book your appointment with Bidwells New Homes.

The Avenue houses are a superb selection of city homes positioned in a prime location within the new Athena development, on the popular west side of the city. These superb homes are in easy reach of central Cambridge – with road and cycle networks providing a convenient access to many areas. This superb home has been designed, constructed and built to suit the needs of modern day living.

There are only a limited number available, so don’t miss out! Book your appointment to view the stunning show homes with Bidwells New Homes today!

Each home at Athena has been meticulously designed and laid out to provide a versatile living arrangement that will suit many different city lifestyles. Catering for busy family lives, these superb homes are easy to live in, with excellent low maintenance fittings and situated within this sustainable development.

These homes are laid out over three floors – with an entrance hall, two reception rooms, rear lobby with utility room and WC and a double length garage. The kitchen and living room have superb full height triple glazed windows, and the living room has sliding doors to both front and rear – opening to a small area at the front, and the rear opens to the enclosed courtyard.

There is a further living room to the first floor – providing 12’2 x 20’4, this room is exceptionally versatile. There are doors into the room at both ends, meaning that the room can be easily divided – so could be one full length living room, or a bedroom at one end and study or snug at the other. The rear of the room has sliding doors opening to the first floor terrace, which has steps down to the courtyard garden. In addition, the first floor is home to Bedroom 3 – this room also has full height windows and is a lovely bright room. The family bathroom is on this floor and has the benefit of a bath and separate shower cubicle.

Continue up to the second floor where you will find the master bedroom suite – a room of 14’1 x 12’10 and benefitting from a generous bank of built in wardrobes and its own en suite bathroom; Bedroom 2 is equally as spacious – 12’2 x 12’10 and has a full run of wardrobes and en suite shower room.

As well as the superb design, this home is finished to an excellent specification – a signature of the developer – Hill, who is a 5* House Builder and multi award winner.

Athena is perfectly placed for connectivity into the city centre. Situated on the popular west side of Cambridge, there are many amenities within easy reach from Sainsburys (and future shops) within the Eddington area to those in Girton and along the Huntingdon Road and into the city centre. Waitrose at Trumpington is just around 6.5 miles away.

For schooling Athena is ideally positioned – not only does it have the superb University of Cambridge Primary School and Nursery on it’s doorstep, there is also a wealth of schooling available nearby – from the private schools of St John’s College and King’s College Schools are just 1.5miles, The Leys, St Faith’s and The Perse are all around 3.5 miles all towards the city centre.
Access around the city to the south side is also extremely convenient – with the M11 southbound only a mile away – making commuting to Addenbrooke’s Hospital/Biomedical Campus (along with AstraZeneca, The Papworth Trust and the MRC) a straight forward connection. Slightly further along the M11 the A505 turning connects you to Granta Park and The Babraham Research Park.

Athena forms part of Eddington, the new district to the west of Cambridge. Eddington has been designed with sustainability in mind. Innovative measures that are unique to Eddington include:
• The largest rainwater harvesting and recycling system in the UK
• A district heating network – this centralised energy centre uses gas to generate power and heat for the homes at Eddington and is a vital part of the sustainability strategy.
• An underground bin system – an innovative waste disposal utilising a series of stainless steel bins for general waste and recycling, a method ensuring no unsightly bins outside Eddington’s homes.



Contemporary and stylish bespoke German kitchens; each kitchen designed and specified for the individual house type and featuring matt finish doors and drawers in white.

Composite stone worktops and upstands create a smart and modern look. Energy efficient and sleek appliances by Siemens and Bosch have been selected to complement the look and design of the kitchens.

• Siemens induction hob
• Siemens integrated oven
• Siemens integrated microwave
• Bosch integrated fridge
• Bosch integrated freezer
• Bosch integrated dishwasher
• Wine fridge
• Stainless steel Blanco sink with contemporary Blanco mixer tap
• Cooker hood – either flush fitted to the ceiling bulkhead or integrated within wall units
• Glass splashback where applicable
• LED lighting to wall units
• Soft close to doors and drawers
• Integrated pull out waste bin with recycling facility Kitchen designs and layouts vary; please speak to our Sales Executives for further information

Our elegant and stunning master en-suites, with sanitary ware by Duravit and complementing taps and showers by Hansgrohe, plus our bespoke feature mirror cabinets and vanity tops in a walnut wood effect, add a hotel style touch to the master en-suite to create a stylish private space.

• Duravit sanitary ware
• Hansgrohe mixer taps and showers
• Low profile shower tray with glass shower screen
• Feature mirror cabinet with matching vanity top
• Bette bath with bath panel to match the mirror cabinet and vanity top, with discreet LED lighting – where bath present
• Large format wall and floor tiles
• Heated chrome towel rails
• Underfloor heating

Contemporary Duravit sanitary ware is used to create stunning bathrooms and en-suites and Hansgrohe taps and showers are used throughout. Vanity tops and bath panels in a walnut wood effect add a touch of elegance to the rooms.

• Duravit sanitary ware
• Hansgrohe mixer taps and showers
• Bette bath with shower above and glass shower screen – to bathrooms where bath present
• Low profile shower trays with glass shower screen – to secondary en-suite
• Wood effect vanity top, with matching bath panel (where bath present)
• Large format wall and floor tiles
• Heated chrome towel rails
• Underfloor heating

Higher than standard ceilings, like those you find in traditional period homes, over-sized doors and large windows give a sense of space in every room. To achieve a contemporary style interior, we have selected clean lines for stairs, doors, architraves and skirting, keeping everything white and flush to complement the beautiful floor finishes and to create a calm and tranquil environment.
• Contemporary white painted timber staircase with carpeted treads and risers
• White painted flush internal doors with contemporary brushed stainless-steel ironmongery
• Bespoke dressing rooms or built in wardrobes to master and second bedrooms where shown on floor plans
• Square cut skirting and architrave
• Walls painted in white emulsion
• Smooth ceilings in white emulsion

• Engineered timber flooring to all ground floor rooms plus dedicated first floor living rooms
• Wool carpet to all bedrooms, stairs and landings
• Large format floor and wall tiles to bathrooms and en-suites

• Triple glazed composite windows and glazed doors featuring aluminium cladding externally, white painted timber internally
• Aluminium clad or glazed front door
• Timber or aluminium clad automatic up and over garage doors

• Underfloor heating throughout
• Heated chrome towel rails to bathrooms and en-suites
• Heating and hot water via district heating, metered to each property
• Mechanical ventilation and heat recovery

• Downlights to kitchen/dining/living room, bathroom, en-suite and WC
• Pendant fittings in selected locations to kitchen/ dining/living room, entrance hall, landings and all bedrooms
• LED lights to wall units in kitchen
• Brushed stainless steel electrical switches and sockets throughout, some switches with integrated USB port
• TV and phone point to kitchen/dining/living room and all bedrooms
• Wiring for customer’s own connection to super-fast broadband, up to 100MB*
• Pre-wired for customer’s own SKY connection and subscription
• External lighting to front and rear of property plus terraces, courtyard gardens and balconies
• Light and power to garage • Hard-wired smoke and heat detectors
• Spur for customer’s own installation of security alarm panel to entrance hall
*Broadband speed information provided by BT / Virgin

• Decking to balconies and terraces

• 10 year NHBC warranty

The energy efficiency rating and environmental impact rating for the houses at Athena is A, which is classed as very low running costs and very environmentally friendly.
Facilities shared between the homes at Athena and the wider Eddington neighbourhood, such as cycling and foot paths, landscaping, street lighting, waste and recycling facilities, swales and attenuation ponds, any non-adopted private roads, plus the energy centre and any treatment plants, will all be looked after and maintained by a management team.

A service charge will be payable by every home owners for these services.

We are unable to accommodate any individual changes, additions or amendments to the specification, layout or plans to any individual home. Please note that it may not be possible to obtain the products as referred to in the specification; in such cases a similar alternative will be provided. Hill reserve the right to make these changes as required.
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