The Park Residence at Abode now selling. A fantastic collection of exclusive 4 bedroom, 3 storey houses adjacent the 120 acre Great Kneighton Country Park.
The Park Residence occupies a prime position in Cambridge, with excellent transport, education and work facilities within easy reach and the M11 nearby. There is also an easy journey for London commuters with rail services from Cambridge to Kings Cross taking about 50 minutes. Meanwhile, the Cambridge Guided Busway provides fast and convenient access into Cambridge City Centre.
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The Park Residence occupies a prime position within Great Kneighton, with excellent community, transport, education and work facilities all within easy reach, integrated with landscaped open space. This development is in close proximity to the city of Cambridge and is accessible by an excellent transport network, offering a superb selection of shops, amenities and a city full of rich culture.
The Park Residence offers an excellent transport network right on your doorstep, with a brand new first class bus service providing the fastest connections to the local area, and nearby road and rail links for UK and international travel. The Cambridgeshire Guided Busway (CGB) is set to have an access point at Great Kneighton, just minutes from The Park Residence. The CGB provides the fastest and most reliable bus service in Cambridge, reaching the city centre and train station in approximately 20 minutes, stopping at Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Science Park.
With a fantastic network of footpaths and cycle paths integrated throughout the city, car-free travel is made easy to encourage healthy, eco-friendly travel. When necessary to travel by car, Great Kneighton is just a few minutes from the M11 for London, Stansted airport and the nearby towns of Newmarket, Huntingdon and Norwich.
Cambridge’s internationally renowned academic heritage dates back to the early 13th Century, and it is home to one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the world.
Throughout the city and close to Great Kneighton, there is a fantastic choice of schools and colleges for all ages and levels. The Park Residence is also perfectly placed for the proposed new primary school and proposed secondary school.
At Abode you can enjoy the best of both worlds; a rural setting just minutes from a cosmopolitan city offering world-class shops, bars and restaurants. Pick up one-off gifts, antiques and organic foods at the traditional Market Square or head to the All Saints Garden Art and Craft Market for unique handmade items from jewellery, paintings and photography to luxury sweets. Explore the surrounding streets for high street, independent and boutique shops. If you’re serious about labels though, Grand Arcade is a must for high-end fashion – or the Grafton centre for favourites like H&M, Primark and Topshop.
If you need some respite, you’re spoilt for choice. Traditional pubs and inns offering historical charm, trendy cocktail bars, stylish riverside restaurants and al fresco cafés create a chic, continental atmosphere with something for everyone.
Recycling bins to help manage waste
Composting facilities to reduce waste and help the environment
Energy efficient 'A' rated appliances where possible that use less energy and water
Cycle storage - making it convenient to leave the car at home and encouraging greener travel
Water butt in garden to recycle rain water and help conserve this precious resource
Full cavity wall insulation to reduce heat loss and keep the warmth inside
Dual flush toilets - helping to reduce water usage
Insulated flooring - providing excellent thermal insulation
Low energy lighting - uses up to 80% less electricity than standard fittings
Photovoltaic panels - uses sunlight to generate electricity
Solar heating panels - use sunlight to heat your water
Energy efficient glazing - providing superior thermal insulation and reducing heating bills
Home office provided to reduce energy used for commuting to work
High efficiency, low emission boilers
Green/brown roof - a natural habitat for wildlife, filtering pollutants and providing thermal mass
Smart meter - helping you to run your home more efficiently
Mechanical ventilation & heat recovery system - moderates temperature within the home and helping to save energy