A stunning versatile detached family home sold with no chain and set in an elevated position with amazing views across the local area. There is ample ground & first floor accommodation complemented by stylishly finished good sized garden space perfect for the family market and for entertaining.
This is a traditional detached house, originally built in 1934, which has been largely extended and modernised over a period of time and which now provides stylish and versatile accommodation set over two floors which would be perfect for the family marketplace. It is often said that a property requires further inspection to appreciate the accommodation and no more so could it apply than with Malmesbury Road.
The property benefits from a traditional reception room and a further open plan living, dining, family room space with stunning architectural features and in addition to the original three bedrooms to the first floor, there is a versatile ground floor bedroom four/office space furnished with the use of a ground floor shower room.
You enter the property to the front elevation where a glazed door with side windows leads to an entrance porch and the original opaque stained glass leaded entrance door with opaque stained glass leaded surround providing access to the hallway.
The hallway sets a pleasant first impression to the home having engineered Oak flooring and staircase with open balustrade and feature spindles leading to the first floor. There is a picture rail and an Oak finish panelled door provides access to a reception room.
The reception space has a bay window to the front elevation with opaque stained glass leaded detail and with partial views to the distance. The engineered Oak floor flows through into this space and the focal point of the room is the period style fireplace with burning coal effect gas fire set to a surround with tiled decorative inserts, tiled hearth and timber mantel. From this reception room an Oak panelled door leads to the open plan living area. This is truly the ‘heart of the home’ and you enter into the kitchen space which has a range of Beech panel finished base and eye level units providing ample storage and a picture window to the front elevation, taking in views across the surrounding area. The kitchen benefits from an integrated double oven, five ring gas hob and extractor in addition to a dishwasher. The kitchen has a partial vaulted ceiling with two Velux windows and spotlights and there is a sealed stone floor which flows seamlessly into the adjoining dining space.
The dining room is characterised by a picture window to the side elevation and a further part vaulted ceiling with two Velux windows and spotlights. There is a wall mounted feature brushed chrome finish radiator and the dining space is separated from a family area by a stunning central aquarium with full pump and filtration system set to its own cabinet with storage. The family area has engineered Oak flooring and provides a versatile space which is currently being used as a recreation area for younger members of the family. It benefits from spotlights and a feature wall mounted brushed chrome radiator. The dining area and family space in turn provide open access to the living area which truly needs to be viewed to be appreciated. There is a vaulted ceiling with two Velux windows and to the rear elevation are two aluminium powder coated glazed bi-fold doors which lead to the rear patio and garden. The engineered Oak floor flows through into this space and architectural features of the room include an exposed metal joist, there is also a wall mounted brushed chrome radiator. A further focal point of the room is the modern wood burner with polished chrome chimney breast and feature hearth.
From the dining area a further Oak finish door leads to the utility room which has a range of base and eye level units, a window to the side elevation and a door to the rear of the property.
From the family area a part glazed Oak finish door provides access to a side lobby which has storage cupboards and a window to the side elevation with Oak finish doors leading to ground floor bedroom four/home office which has a vaulted ceiling and Velux window with a window overlooking the rear garden. To the opposite end of the side lobby there is a stylish shower room, having full height tiling with shower enclosure with electric shower and there is a WC with concealed cistern and wall mounted washbasin. The room has spotlights and an opaque window to the side elevation as well as matching tiled flooring and a wall mounted chrome finish towel radiator.
As you ascend the stairs to the first floor you reach a landing which has a balustrade return and an opaque window to the side elevation with stained glass lead work and there are Oak finish doors to all three bedrooms and the bathroom.
Bedroom one is situated to the front of the property, having a bay window with opaque stained glass leaded lights to the front elevation with fantastic views across the local area. The room benefits from a picture rail and an Oak finish door leads to a dressing room/office space with an opaque window to the side elevation.
Bedroom two is a further double bedroom space, having a period style fireplace set to a chimney breast and a window overlooking the rear garden. The room has a picture rail and an Oak finish door leads to a further dressing room with a window to the side of the property.
Bedroom three is a single bedroom space, having a window to the front elevation taking in the aforementioned views.
The stylish bathroom has a feature bath with tiled surround and LED low level lighting and there is a concealed wall mounted temperature and flow control and an independent concealed mixer shower. The washbasin is set to a vanity unit with storage cupboards beneath and there is a corner shower cubicle with mains pressure shower with ceiling mounted rainwater shower head and further detachable shower hose. The WC is wall mounted with a concealed cistern and dual flush which is set to a feature elevation with slate tiling and there is further two tone tiling to all other elevations. The bathroom has a timber finish tiled floor, spotlights and an opaque window to the rear of the property as well as a good size wall mounted chrome finish towel radiator.
Externally, the property is set to an elevated position with access from Malmesbury Road leading to a parking area with space for two to three vehicles and rendered retaining walls. Steps lead to a patio area to the front of the property which has been paved for ease of maintenance and there are gates to both side elevations and access to the entrance door.
The rear garden has a space for every eventuality. To the rear of the living room is a patio area with stone tiled floor and retaining walls, with steps leading up to tiered areas of the garden with Brazilian hardwood feature retaining walls and feature lighting throughout, in addition to a water feature. To the side of the patio space there is a feature stoned area with water feature and lawned area which wraps round to a further raised patio with seating area constructed from Brazilian hardwood. The lawned area wraps around to provide the main garden space and there is a central tiered border with planting and a further raised Brazilian hardwood decked area to the rear of the garden space, providing both views across the surrounding area and situated to ensure it receives sun throughout the day. To the rear of the garden space is a further planted area with established shrubs and there is space for a good size garden shed.
The property benefits from gas central heating and double glazing throughout which is a mixture of both UPVC and aluminium powder coated windows and doors and there is an alarm system for added security.
Given the individuality of the property and the stunning versatile space on offer, we would urge an internal viewing to really appreciate how this home could work for the modern family environment.
3.25m max x 2.03m max (10'8 max x 6'8 max)
4.06m max x 3.30m max (13'4 max x 10'10 max)
Open Plan Living Area/Dining Area/Kitchen
12.45m max x 6.76m'max (40'10 max x 22'2'max)
3.25m x 1.70m (10'8 x 5'7)
4.67m x 2.51m (15'4 x 8'3)
2.41m max x 2.03m max (7'11 max x 6'8 max)
3.63m max x 3.30m max (11'11 max x 10'10 max)
3.33m max x 1.93m max (10'11 max x 6'4 max)
4.19m max x 3.30m max (13'9 max x 10'10 max)
3.33m max x 2.39m max (10'11 max x 7'10 max)
2.59m x 2.11m (8'6 x 6'11)
2.92m x 2.11m (9'7 x 6'11)
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