St Andrews Hills real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of St Andrews Hills is exemplified by its calm environment. There are a few parks close by for residents to unwind in and they are very well-spread out, which makes them easy to access. This neighbourhood is also wonderful for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
The favoured means of transportation in this part of Cambridge is often a car. It is straightforward to park. However, commuting by public transit is difficult in St Andrews Hills. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. St Andrews Hills is not very suited for cycling as cyclists encounter a considerable amount of slopes, and the cycling network is rather limited. Walking is also not very practical for house buyers in this part of Cambridge because very few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle.
Roughly three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the rest are renters. In this part of Cambridge, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses are also present in the housing stock. About 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of Cambridge offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Some property owners in this neighbourhood may be able to travel to the closest grocery store on foot, while others will have to use a vehicle. Residents benefit from a few restaurants and cafes as well. Regarding education, families will appreciate that wherever their property is located in this area, primary schools are nearby. In contrast, St Andrews Hills does not have any high schools.