A rare opportunity to purchase a unique and fabulous imposing character property believing to originally date back to the 17th Century and being part Edwardian and recently renovated throughout to a high specification; offering large flexible accommodation; ideally situated on the outskirts of Balsall Common, within easy access to Knowle and close to open country side. Comprising of reception porch with vaulted ceiling; impressive entrance hall with original flooring and staircase to galleried landing; large lounge with feature fireplace and high ceiling; garden room with bar; office; dining room with oak beams; beautiful bespoke kitchen; butler's pantry; utility; guest cloak room; 23ft 10" master bedroom and full en suite; four further double bedrooms; three en suites plus family bathroom; further staircase leading to full height attic; large cellar suitable for games room / cinema room; integral double garage; parking for several vehicles; large lawned and landscaped garden; electric double gates.
Original floor tiles where specified
- Unique and fabulous character property.
- Renovated to high specification.
- Bespoke Kitchen.
- Large lounge with feature fireplace and high ceiling.
- Electric double gates.
- Double integral garage and driveway providing off road parking.
- Five double bedrooms.
- 23 ft master bedroom with en suite.
The property is approached by electric gates leading to a large driveway; there is a pedestrian gate for access.
Having solid oak door to the front; vaulted ceiling. Tiled floor; windows to the front and side. Solid oak door with glazed side panels leading to
Having large balustrade original staircase rising to the first floor landing; original restored floor; cornice to ceiling; wood paneling; two radiators; door to the rear leading to garden; door leading to steps down to cinema room / cellar.
Fitted with a white suite comprising of low level WC; wash hand basin; original restored tiled floor; radiator; obscure double glazed window to the side.
Lounge 23' 9" x 20' 3" into bay ( 7.24m x 6.17m into bay )
Having high ceiling; large walk in double glazed box bay window to the front with stained glass top lights; cornice to ceiling; three radiators; large stone open feature fireplace; door leading through to office; sliding glazed door leading through to
Sun Lounge 21' 5" x 10' ( 6.53m x 3.05m )
Having glazed windows to the side; French doors to the rear overlooking and leading to garden; with matching side panels; parquet flooring; radiator; ceiling down lighters; coving to ceiling; bar to the rear
Bar / Library 7' 4" x 6' 8" ( 2.24m x 2.03m )
Having mahogany counter and flip up bar; stainless steel concealed sink unit; built in shelving and cupboards; ceiling down lighters; through to
Office 15' 3" x 7' narrowing to 6' 5" ( 4.65m x 2.13m narrowing to 1.96m )
Having radiator; coving to ceiling; window to the rear.
Dining Room 16' 9" x 17' 5" maximum into fireplace ( 5.11m x 5.31m maximum into fireplace )
Having original inglenook feature fire place with oak mantle; exposed ceiling beams; dual aspect windows to the front and side; wall light points; stone tiled floor with under floor heating; door through to
Having double glazed stained glass window to the side open to original butler's pantry
Butler's Pantry 7' 4" x 3' 10" ( 2.24m x 1.17m )
Having base units; deep pan drawer units; Corian work surface and splash back; stone wall; original door leading through to
Breakfast Kitchen 17' 2" x 14' 2" ( 5.23m x 4.32m )
Fitted with a new bespoke shaker style kitchen; comprising of base units; deep pan drawer units with soft door closures; wine rack and wine cooler; built in larder fridge and freezer; Bosch dishwasher; sink and drainer with mixer tap; central island unit having cupboards within and breakfast bar; feature fireplace with tiling to the rear suitable for range style cooker; ceiling beams; exposed stone wall; stone tiled floor with underfloor heating.
Utility Room 16' 1" x 14' 4" ( 4.90m x 4.37m )
Having continuation of stone tiled floor; matching shaker style units to those of the kitchen; full height cupboards to one wall; further base units with Corian work surface; stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap; integral Bosch washing machine; separate built in tumble dryer.
Split Level Landing
Feature window to the front; three windows to the side; two radiators; double built in linen cupboard with shelving; walk in airing cupboard; door to attic
Good sized full height attic with one panel of wattle and daub infill and scope for conversion subject to planning
Master Bedroom 23' 10" x 17' ( 7.26m x 5.18m )
Beautiful light and airy room; having high ceiling; wooden floor; open feature fireplace; window to the front with open aspect; further window to the side; two radiators; cornice to ceiling; picture rail; steps leading down to
Fitted with a suite comprising of free standing bath with mixer shower; twin wash hand basins set into vanity unit; low level WC; walk in shower with mains shower fitted; heated towel rail and radiator; two obscure double glazed windows to the rear; ceramic tiled floor.
Bedroom Two 17' x 14' 5" including wardrobes ( 5.18m x 4.39m including wardrobes )
Having open views to the front; four built in wardrobes providing hanging and shelving space; exposed ceiling beams; radiator; door through to
Refitted En Suite
Fitted with a white suite comprising of low level WC; wash hand basin with mixer tap; glass enclosed shower cubicle with mains shower fitted; travertine tiling to half wall height and floor; radiator; obscure gazed window to the side.
Bedroom Three 17' 1" maximum x 12' 9" ( 5.21m maximum x 3.89m )
Having window to the side; two sets of double built in wardrobes; radiator; exposed beams; door through to
Refitted En Suite
Comprising of low level WC; wash hand basin with mixer tap; walk in shower cubicle with mains shower fitted; travertine tiling; radiator; obscure gazed window to the side.
Bedroom Four 18' x 12' 3" ( 5.49m x 3.73m )
Having two windows to the side; two built in wardrobes; two radiators; coving to ceiling.
Bedroom Five 18' 1" x 11' 1" ( 5.51m x 3.38m )
Having two windows to the side overlooking garden; two wardrobes; two radiators; coving to ceiling.
Fitted with a white four piece suite comprising of bath with mixer tap; low level WC; wash hand basin with mixer tap; double walk in shower cubicle with mains shower; travertine tiling; obscure glazed window to the side; radiator.
Cellar 23' 7" x 16' 3" maximum ( 7.19m x 4.95m maximum )
Stairs from the hallway leading down to fully tanked cellar; suitable for games room; housing the Potter central heating boiler; steps leading to the bar area.
Integral Double Garage 18' x 23' 5" plus recess ( 5.49m x 7.14m plus recess )
With doors to the front; door to the side leading to garden; two storage cupboards to the rear; window to the rear. Could be converted to office / work shop if required.
To the front of the property there are electric gates leading into gravel driveway providing off road parking for several cars and giving direct access to garage; garden to the front with shrubs and trees; exterior lighting; gated side access to
Good sized rear garden landscaped and laid to lawn having fruit trees; hedgerow; paved patio and pretty courtyard area.
Please note part of this building is grade two listed.
From the Atkinson Stilgoe car park turn left into Station Road; right at 'T' junction into Balsall Street where the property can be found on the right hand side.