A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO PURCHASE THIS FOUR BEDROOMED DETACHED RESIDENCE BUILT IN THE ARTS AND CRAFTS STYLE, WITH MANY SUCH ORIGINAL FEATURES, situated on a substantial plot and offering potential for extension (subject to usual permissions). Having been in the ownership of the current family for almost 60 years, the property requires modernisation, whilst offering many attractive original features. Overlooking St Stephens Church to the fore and located in the sought after Selly Park Conservation Area, the property provides convenient access to the University of Birmingham and Queen Elizabeth Hospital. EP Rating E
Selly Park provides good access to surrounding areas. Important centres within a radius of approximately 2 miles include the Queen Elizabeth and Priory Hospitals, the new Dental Hospital and the University of Birmingham. Commuting train links into Birmingham City Centre can be found at Selly Oak & Bournville stations. Access to the Rea Valley national cycle route which meanders its way along the River Rea and down into Cannon Hill Park and along to the city centre can be found across the Pershore Rd where regular buses connect to the city centre.
There is a wide variety of shopping facilities including bars and restaurants both in Selly Oak and nearby Harborne and Edgbaston. Selly Park, Edgbaston and Harborne provide schooling for children of all ages including a number of well-known independent schools for boys and girls including the renowned King Edward Foundation schools together with a variety of sporting and recreational amenities including Edgbaston Priory Club (tennis, squash and leisure), Warwickshire County Cricket Club, Edgbaston Golf Club, Cannon Hill Park and the Midlands Art Centre.
* Substantial Detached Family Home
* Built in the Arts and Craft Style, with many original features
* Located in the Selly Park Conservation Area
* Views of St Stephen's Church to the Fore
* Requiring Modernisation
* Offers significant potential for Extension (subject to usual permissions)
* Four Bedrooms with further box room/study
* Three Reception Rooms
* Large Plot with Attractive Gardens to three sides of the Property
* Off Road Parking
* Single Car Garage and Additional Large Garage/Workshop with Utility Area
* Well Situated for access to the University of Birmingham, Queen Elizabeth Hospital and the City Centre
Tenure - The Agent understands the property is Freehold.
Selly Park Property Owners Association (SPPOA)- The property is located within the Selly Park Conservation Area. The SPPOA endeavours to uphold and protect the covenants of Selly Park Estate which were laid down in the 1860's. The Association also aims to ensure that the requirements of the Conservation Area status, granted in 2009, are observed.
Glazing and Heating - Original Leaded Windows to the main. Gas Fired Central heating (Central Heating boiler located in the kitchen).