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1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

 1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Interesting house just on the market, although this 1970s modernist property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire doesn’t come cheap.

 1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

That’s no doubt due to the area and the local market, but the architecture itself and its size play a part in that too.

 1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

According to the agent, this is an individually designed property dating back to 1971 and one with a Scandinavian influence. Things have changed over the decades, but not hugely.

 1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

The overall feel is still very much of a past era, from the front door through to the open spaces, wood panelling and vaulted ceilings. But this is far from a time capsule.

 1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Continue your journey through and you will notice that the windows look updated, the kitchen pretty modern and a number of the fixtures and fittings (with the exception of the internal doors) also have a contemporary feel. As you would expect really.

 1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

But this is still a lovely house, one that could perhaps take a little more ‘design’ too, with the current finish fairly neutral. That would definitely lift it.

 1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

As for space, enter through the period front door and you’ll find a ’spacious’ entrance hall with large cloakroom / WC. Leading on front there is a ‘particularly spacious’ living room with dual aspect and vaulted ceiling, which also connects to a snug with feature gas fire.

 1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

There is a dining room too, with sliding patio doors to, a private courtyard garden, along with a study, which could double as an extra bedroom if you need it. As we mentioned earlier, a kitchen / breakfast room too, which has access to the double garage with power.

 1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Four bedrooms in total, all with a built-in wardrobes, while the master bedroom is dual aspect and with an en-suite shower room and a patio door opening onto the second courtyard. A family bathroom finishes the layout.

 1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Outside space too in the form a a garden and driveway, as you can see from the photos.

 1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Fancy it? This place is on the market for £1,250,000.

Images and details courtesy of John D Wood. For more details and to make am enquiry please visit the website.

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