190 Histon Road,
SOLD – Designed with modern living in mind, these energy efficient, stylish low maintenance apartments offer purchasers a sanctuary of calm just a stone’s throw from the heart of Cambridge’s city centre.
The combination of Cambridge buff brick, slate coloured cladding and large recessed windows together with internal finishes of stainless steel, oak and a palette of natural tones lend themselves to a serene and refined atmosphere within each of the 14 attractive apartments.
Akeman House benefits from the latest innovative materials built into all walls, floors and ceilings to achieve high levels of acoustic and insulation values. The economic, mechanical ventilation heat recovery system creates a comfortable indoor climate and large double glazed window provide solar gain and plentiful natural light.
In addition electrical smart meters aid low running costs of each apartment and careful thought has been given to the design to minimise maintenance and improve serviceability.
Located on the corner of Histon Road and Akeman Street, the apartments form a stunning new landmark building set back behind a low Cambridge Buff brick wall and hedging with communal gardens and attractive contemporary planting to paths and borders.
The Akeman Street rear access incorporates parking for two vehicles along with a visitors bike rack and secure side gate that leads to the bin store, cycle store and attractive communal rear gardens with seating area.
Situated within a mile of Cambridge city centre and under two miles from the Science Park and railway station, Akeman House has many local amenities right on its doorstep as well as excellent access to the bus route and cycle path networks.