Stoke / £399,000
6 Bedroom End Terraced House
- IMPRESSIVE AND SPACIOUS HOME * * PERIOD BUILT CIRCA.1850
- GENEROUSLY PROPORTIONED LIGHT AND AIRY ADAPTABLE ACCOMMODATION
- RETAINING AN ATTRACTIVE VARIETY OF ORIGINAL AND CHARACTERFUL FEATURES
- HOST OF MODERN CONVENIENCES
- LARGE SITTING ROOM * * SPACIOUS DINING ROOM
- 20' MODERN FITTED KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM
- USEFUL UTILITY ROOM * * DOWNSTAIRS WC
- 5/6 BEDROOMS * * WELL - APPOINTED FAMILY BATHROOM/WC
- SEPARATE WC * * SHOWER ROOM/WC
- FRONT GARDEN, DELIGHTFUL SOUTHERLY FACING WALLED REAR COURTYARD GARDEN * * OUTSIDE STORE
THE PROPERTY An impressive home comprising a most substantial and spacious end of terrace house, period built circa.1850 and providing generously proportioned adaptable accommodation. The property looked after and maintained over the years and with some recent upgrading works including the installation of a new shower room at second floor level. This fine period home providing generously proportioned accommodation which retains an attractive variety of original and period features and these complemented by a host of modern conveniences.
On the ground floor with entrance lobby hall, a wide front set lounge with window having working shutters, fireplace and wide double doors opening to a spacious living room with feature fireplace and French doors overlooking and opening to the rear courtyard. In the tenement section a spacious modern fitted kitchen/breakfast room, light and airy with two windows to the side, a further window to the rear, modern fitted with range style cooker and wood burning stove. Off this room a useful utility room with 'Velux' window and from here into a downstairs cloakroom/wc. Arranged on the upper two levels five/six bedrooms, a modern bathroom at first floor level and an as new shower room/wc at the top level.
The property stands on the southerly end of this terrace with a small front garden and to the rear a delightful south and westerly facing courtyard garden that enjoys day long sunshine.
LOCATION Found in this popular conservation area of Stoke where the village nearby provides for a good variety of local services and amenities. The property occupying a most pleasing position being end terrace and at the southern end enjoying a high degree of natural sunlight.
With a good variety of local services and amenities close by including various parks including Devonport Park , The Park Pavilion Café and a variety of shops and businesses found in Stoke village and the nearby area. The position also convenient for access into the city and close by connection to major routes in other directions.
Heavy panelled front door with window light above into:
ENTRANCE LOBBY 4' 0" x 3' 10" (1.22m x 1.17m) Picture and dado rails. Decorative coved ceiling. Multi paned glazed door into:
HALL Decorative coved ceiling with arch and corbels. Timber boarded floor. Staircase with carved banister rails and staircase with carpeted treads rises and turns to the first floor. Dado rail. Useful run of under stairs storage cupboards. PVC double glazed back door to the rear. Useful walk-in shelved storage cupboard with mains electric consumer unit.
SITTING ROOM 17' 5" x 13' 7" (5.31m x 4.14m) Window to the front with working shutters. Focal feature fireplace with timber surround, slate hearth and fitted working solid fuel stove. Natural timber boarded floor. Picture rail. Coved ceiling and ceiling rose. Wide arch with twin original panelled doors opening into:
DINING ROOM 15' 5" x 13' 1" (4.7m x 3.99m) uPVC double glazed French doors overlook and open to the rear courtyard. Coved ceiling with ceiling rose. Picture rail. Focal feature fireplace with timber surround and slate hearth. Timber floorboards.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 20' 5" x 11' 6" max. (6.22m x 3.51m max.) Three double glazed windows to the side and rear. A light, airy, spacious and characterful room. Coved ceiling with various lighting. The kitchen fitted with a good range of cupboard and drawer storage. Work surfaces with splashbacks. lnset one and a half bowl composite sink with mixer tap. Integrated automatic dishwasher. Space for upright fridge/freezer. 'Rangemaster Classic 90' range style cooker with splashback and contemporary extractor hood over. Fireplace with white surround, cast iron fireback, slate hearth and wood burning stove. Door to:
UTILITY ROOM 6' 9" x 6' 4" (2.06m x 1.93m) Double glazed 'Velux' roof light. Sink unit with tiled splashback. Work surface with space and plumbing under suitable for automatic washing machine. Door to:
W.C. White modern close coupled wc and wall hung wash hand basin.
LANDING Decorative coved ceiling and ceiling rose. Picture rail.
MASTER BEDROOM 22' 1" x 13' 7" (6.73m x 4.14m) Two double glazed windows to the front. Coved ceiling with ceiling rose. Picture rail. Impressive period fireplace with slate hearth, timber boarded floor.
BEDROOM 2 15' 5" x 13' 11" max. (4.7m x 4.24m max.) uPVC double glazed window to the rear. Ceiling rose and picture rail. Run of built-in wardrobe/cupboard storage.
REAR LANDING Walk-in cupboard housing 'Worcester' gas fired boiler servicing central heating and domestic hot water. Adjoining airing cupboard with factory insulated hot water tank and immersion heater, shelving over.
W.C. uPVC double glazed window. White suite with wc and wall hung wash hand basin.
BATHROOM 12' 9" x 6' 2" (3.89m x 1.88m) uPVC double glazed window to the side. Quality white modern contemporary suite with claw foot bath, side set mixer tap and shower attachment. Vanity wash hand basin with cupboard under and illuminated mirror over. Double size tiled shower with thermostatic control, hand held mixer and overhead douche spray, close coupled wc. Ladder radiator.
BEDROOM 3 11' 6" x 11' 4" max. (3.51m x 3.45m max.) 'L' shaped. Two windows to the rear. Pedestal wash hand basin.
LANDING uPVC double glazed window on the half landing to the rear and roof light.
SHOWER ROOM Recently fitted with white quality suite, close coupled wc, vanity wash hand basin with cupboard under and shower with 'Mira Sprint' electrically heated shower.
BEDROOM 4 15' 9" x 13' 5" (4.8m x 4.09m) uPVC double glazed window to the rear with open views. Picture rail. Timber boarded floor.
BEDROOM 5 13' 9" x 12' 7" (4.19m x 3.84m) uPVC double glazed window to the front. Picture rail. Connecting doorway to:
BEDROOM 6 10' 8" x 9' 2" (3.25m x 2.79m) uPVC double glazed window to the front. Picture rail. Wall hung wash hand basin.
EXTERNALLY A galvanised iron decorative gate opens into a path leading up to the front door. Set back from the street and pavement by a well-established front garden covered with decorative stone chippings and featuring a variety of ornamental bushes and shrubs. Mains gas meter.
To the rear a delightful long walled south westerly facing courtyard garden, landscaped and laid out for minimal maintenance with paved patio, areas covered with pebbles, stepping stone path, raised borders on one side containing a variety of ornamental bushes, shrubs and flowering bulbs. At the end a covered seating area ideal for barbeque. Outside water tap and lighting. Useful lean-to STORE 13'4" x 10'10" (4.06m x 3.30m) offering potential perhaps for further accommodation. Side access door to service lane.
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