A rare opportunity to acquire a superb Grade II listed detached family home, filled with a wealth of fine original character features and occupying a mature corner plot within this highly regarded residential location. EP Rating F
Occupying a generous corner plot at the junction with Billesley Lane. This unique family home is set well back from the road behind double wooden gates giving access to off road parking for a number of cars and flanked by lawned gardens with a wealth of mature trees and shrubs. There is gated access to the rear garden and a pedestrian gate to Billesley Lane. Access is given to the coach house and tradesman's entrance and in turn to a superb arched canopy entrance porch with columns, balustrade and quarry tiled floor leading to the original panelled entrance door giving access to the entrance vestibule.
The entrance vestibule has a feature arched door with stained glass inset, herringbone floor and gives access to the superb reception hall with original panelling and plate rails, original fireplace with panelled over mantel and turned columns and fitted double cloaks cupboard. There are feature ceiling beams and a deep original bay window with stained glass leaded lights to the front. There are four feature archways and a staircase with original Arts & Crafts balustrade to the first floor.
The two elegant reception rooms enjoy deep inglenook recesses with impressive carved fireplaces and stained glass leaded windows.There are bay windows with archways over and doors from the rear reception room to the garden. The front reception room has an embossed plaster ceiling frieze.
The inner hall has a Minton style floor and panelled door with stained glass inset to a rear lobby with door to the garden. The Minton style floor continues into the breakfast room with door to a shelved pantry and access to the kitchen.
The kitchen offers tremendous potential for further development, subject to Grade II listing planning and consents and gives access to a large side courtyard which leads to the tradesman's entrance and coach house. There is a ground floor shower room with double cubicle with chrome rainwater shower and secondary attachment and pedestal wash hand basin. The Worcester gas central heating boiler is housed in a double storage cabinet. The coach house has arched double doors to front and back and provides a generous garage space. There is a separate w.c. and large garden store.
The delightful landing area is partly panelled and is approached via a return staircase with feature stained glass portrait bay window to the side. The landing has a door with ladder to the loft space and panelled doors to four double bedrooms. The two large bedrooms have period fireplaces and leaded bay windows with the master bedroom having an inglenook style recess and feature arched bed recess.
The modern white bathroom has a panelled bath with chrome rainwater shower over, wash hand basin with cosmetic cabinet and low level w.c. There is an additional separate w.c. and wash hand basin.
Outside, the mature gardens are bordered by a wealth of mature trees and shrubs.
The house is gas centrally heated and has majority secondary glazing.