De Havilland House, Trumpington

Prices from £360,000 - £390,000

De Havilland House is an exemplary collection of 10 two bedroom apartments built with remarkable style and quality.

Situated in the prime location of Great Kneighton, south of Cambridge city centre, this exciting new scheme comprises a block of modern apartments arranged over three floors. The homes boast between 723 sq.ft and 809 sq.ft of living accommodation and all present considerate and practical layouts.

De Havilland House has a timeless and contemporary façade that blends perfectly within its surroundings. Modern concept is certainly at the forefront of design; all homes host open plan living/kitchen areas, a master bedroom with en-suite shower room, ample sized bedroom two, bathroom and hallway. Six apartments on the first and second floor benefit from a balcony which overlooks an open green area.

Finished to a high specification throughout, all dwellings incorporate luxurious kitchens with fully integrated appliances, stylish Porcelanosa ceramic wall and floor tiled bathrooms and spacious master bedrooms with fitted wardrobes. Energy efficient features come as standard and contribute to running a Code Level 4 home for Sustainable Homes.

The apartments are all serviced by excellent communal facilities to include; communal entrance with lift, cycle store, refuse store and lobby area. 

Development Information

Bedrooms: 2 bedrooms

Location: Designed as a collection of distinct neighbourhoods with a central community core, Great Kneighton is a new residential area in southern Cambridge that offers a broad range of facilities within three miles of the city centre.

Regarded as one of the most sought-after areas on the southern fringe, this new communal development sits alongside a 120 acre country park; home to local wildlife, recreation and sports facilities.

Strategically located and well serviced by public transport, commuting or a leisurely trip into the city centre or train station couldn’t be easier - there is direct access via the Cambridgeshire Guided Bus, which runs directly through Great Kneighton. In addition, the abundant network of footpaths and cycle routes connect the new community to the Cambridge Biomedical Campus and Addenbrookes Hospital.

Travel links: Situated in a prime spot, the travel connections to London are excellent. Commuters can easily access the M11 with links to the M25. London Stansted Airport is around 25 miles via the M11. Alternatively, there is a half hourly rail service from Cambridge to London to Kings Cross in around 48 minutes and to London Liverpool Street in approximately one hour and 10 minutes.

Parking: One space per plot

Development address: De Havilland House, Whittle Avenue, Great Kneighton, Trumpington, Cambridge, CB2 9BN 

Development: 10 homes

Building insurance: NHBC 10 Year Warranty

Estimated Ground Rent: Houses: peppercorn rent; 1 bed apt £300pa; 2 bed apts £400pa; 3 bed apts £500pa

Tenure: Leasehold, 999 years

Completion: June 2017

Amenities: At the heart of Great Kneighton is an attractively designed central square which will host essential neighbourhood facilities including; a new community/health centre, library, shops, offices and transport hub. Hobson’s Square forms the civic heart of Great Kneighton and will be a focus for the community. It will serve as a place for meeting, socialising and be able to accommodate events such as concerts, farmers markets, community days, street parties and much more.

The Country Park comprises open spaces and play areas in which to enjoy the great outdoors.

The park is already home to an array of wildlife, birds and ponds. Once complete, construction will provide playing fields for the new secondary school and allotments for residents use.



Key contacts

Gill Daniels

Gill Daniels

Associate Director
Residential Development Sales

Savills Cambridge

+44 (0) 1223 347 031

+44 (0) 1223 347 031


Property Search

Property Search
Browse developments for sale

Specialist new homes finance