Toad Acres & Longstanton
Toad Acres is a residential Park Home Estate in the conservation area of Longstanton, 4 miles from Cambridge centre. Suitable for retired and semi-retired.
Longstanton is steeped in history, St Michaels Church is one of only two thatched churches in Cambridge and dates from 1217. All Saints Church (where a church has been from the 13th century) stands at the end of Woodside. Recent archaeological digs show signs of Bronze Age settlements (2000-1000 BC).
The village of Longstanton itself offers facilities such as Post Office, general store, doctors surgery, hairdressers, vets and a pub, whilst only one and half miles away stands the 24 hour Tesco Megastore with adjacent shops which include Travel Agents, Fish and Chip Shop, Newsagents, Clothes Shop and phone shop.
Cambridge and Surrounding Area
Cambridge needs no introduction, offering excellent modern shopping facilities, as well as the beautiful buildings of the Colleges all in the historical city of Cambridge. Cambridge University is one of the oldest and biggest universities in the world. It has a worldwide reputation for academic achievements and brilliance. Over the years more than 60 of its scientists have won Nobel Prizes for their work. Some of history's greatest literary figures such as Wordsworth, Milton and Coleridge have been Cambridge students. There are over 30 colleges in the city, some over 700 years old. Trinity, Kings, Corpus Christi, Queens and Magdalene being amongst the most famous.
Cambridge is also home to the renowned Addenbrooke's Hospital and Research Centre.
If you love poring over the past, Cambridge has some of the finest museums in the country. You may enjoy shopping in the narrow streets, visit the market (open six days a week) or the
modern Grafton Shopping Centre with all its big name stores. The Farmers Market at Market Square is open every Sunday, where you can buy fresh local produce direct from the producers. Nearby are the towns of Newmarket, the international centre of horse racing, Ely with its huge Cathedral, St Neots with its marina and boating facilities, the pretty little St Ives, not to mention Huntingdon and Peterborough. Cambridge enjoys a regular and direct rail link to London.
Toad Acres Park
Toad Acres is a open plan park situated on the edge of Longstanton village. Being established for the retired and semi-retired who are looking for peace, quiet and a safe environment to live. A choice of homes and designs are available. All new homes are covered by the ten year Gold Shield Warranty Scheme. A resident manager is on hand to see to the day to day running of the park. We are a BH&HPA member park. You are welcome to visit the park anytime, just telephone the manager and make arrangements.
Park Homes For Sale
Limited plots are available for New Homes, and from time to time we have Pre-owned Homes for Sale, please enquire. Call: 01954 780939
Tingdene Alpine Lodge 46' x 20', 2004
- Beautiful throughout, 2 double bedrooms, family bathroom and en-suite, walk in wardrobe, kitchen with built in appliances and range cooker, double doors in living room leading onto full width veranda, meadow views, driveway, furniture optional, a prestigious home in a lovely location. £185,000
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Tingdene Alpine Lodge 48' x 20'
- Outstanding throughout, 2 double bedrooms, fitted kitchen, utility, corner plot with blocked double driveway.. £160,000
Call: 01954 780939 for further details or to arrange a visit
Site plan (not to scale)