6 bedroom house for saleLuttrell Road, Four Oaks, Sutton Coldfield, B74 2SR
Luttrell Road, Four Oaks, Sutton Coldfield, B74 2SR
A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO PURCHASE A MAGNIFICENT PERIOD FAMILY HOME WITH GLORIOUS GARDENS LOCATED ON THE MOST SOUGHT AFTER LUTTRELL ROAD.
*Entrance Hall, *Drawing Room, *Cinema Room/Sitting Room, *Kitchen/breakfast Room, *Family Room, *Garden Room, *Utility Room, *Cloakroom, *Boot Room/WC.
*Master Bedroom with en-suite bathroom/shower room, *4 Further Bedrooms, *Family Bathroom, *Office/Games Room/6th Bedroom.
*Double Garage with mezzanine level, *Single Garage, *Private Driveway, *Large Parking Area, *Gardens to front and rear.
The Chase is situated on the highly desirable Luttrell Road within the Four Oaks Estate. The property is nicely set back from the road and benefits from very attractive, private grounds.
The Four Oaks Estate is an exclusive residential area lying along the north and east borders of Sutton Park. Originally the site of Four Oaks Hall, the house and its surrounding land were sold in 1868 to Hubert de Burgh-Canning, 2nd Marquess of Clanricarde for residential development. Four Oaks Hall was demolished in 1898. Covenants have ensured that the Four Oaks Estate has been preserved as a most attractive and highly desirable place to live with tree-lined private roads; their names derived from its historical past. Sutton Park, which is a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest, offers great scope for walking, golf and a variety of outdoor pursuits.
The town of Sutton Coldfield provides an excellent choice of shops, restaurants and schooling including Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School, Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls and Highclare School. Nearby Mere Green provides a good selection of everyday shops including Waitrose and Sainsbury’s supermarkets. One of the many advantages of the area is its location for fast communications to the M42, M6, M6 Toll and Birmingham International / NEC.
Description of property
The Chase is a truly magnificent family home with glorious gardens located on the most sought after Luttrell Road. Constructed by the well-known local builder, Streather the property dates back to the 1920s with later additions. The generous living space, wide frontage and wonderful gardens distinguish the best properties at this top address. The Chase is typical of the understated style of its era, set off by magnificent mature grounds. The property has been extended and has also undergone a recent refurbishment throughout which includes a renewal of the electrics, plumbing and heating. Sky TV is available in all the ground floor rooms and the majority of the bedrooms. The Chase now boasts an array of period and modern features encompassed with high quality fittings. The house offers spacious accommodation spread over two floors. There is possibility of extending into the roof which would offer a further 2 bedrooms (subject to planning permission). The house extends to approximately 479 square metres (5,156 sq ft) and sits in private gardens and grounds of approx. 0.68 acres (0.276ha). Wrought iron gates open to the impressive private driveway which approaches the garaging to the side of the house and a large parking and turning area.
The formal entrance to the property is through an impressive painted oak door that leads to a beautiful entrance hall. Exposed timbers, a wooden floor and open fireplace supply an element of grandeur. Located off this hallway are a series of reception rooms and the cloakroom. The sitting room has the original cornicing as well as a feature stone fireplace and ‘Chesney’ log burner. This room has recently been redecorated and has views overlooking the rear gardens. Situated adjacent is the drawing room which has a beamed and panelled inglenook feature, complete with side seats and display cabinets. This also opens to the sun loggia. The dining room has been recently redecorated and looks over the grounds to the front of the property and has a marble fireplace with cast iron surround and gas coal effect fire. Double doors open to the kitchen. The recently fitted kitchen/breakfast room offers an extensive range of base and wall units with a matching central island, granite work surfaces and under floor heating. Appliances include Rangemaster cooker, American style fridge/freezer and wine fridge. There is access to the garden and a further door leads in to the new extension.
The extension includes a new sitting /garden room with under floor heating which opens to the family room which has three sets of patio doors opening to the garden. A staircase leads up to an office/games room. There is a well fitted utility along with a cloakroom and spacious boot room with under floor heating.
The first floor is approached via a wide staircase leading from the hall. The original oak banister wraps around the curved wall leading up the staircase. The master bedroom has been replaced in the last three years and has built-in wardrobes and dressing table. The en suite is a true spectacle with bath, his and her hand basins, Dornbracht Rain Sky Shower and under floor heating. The four further bedrooms have all been redecorated. Bedroom 2 offers an en suite WC and hand basin with built in wardrobes. Bedrooms 4 and 5 both have built-in wardrobe space. The Charlotte Conway family bathroom includes tiled floors with under floor heating, bath, separate shower unit, wc, bidet, hand basin and under floor heating. There is also a trunk cupboard and airing cupboard on the landing.
The Chase is heralded by a set of wrought iron gates leading to the driveway with a large parking and turning area to the front of the house. There is a mature lawn, and a wide selection of trees and foliage to the fore with tall evergreens, providing a very private frontage. The attached garage block with pitched roof includes a double garage with mezzanine storage area that leads into the house via the utility room, and a single garage with inter linking door. The property has two side entrances leading to the rear garden. The south facing rear garden has an impressive lawned section, expansive flagstone terrace areas excellent for al fresco entertainment and well stocked borders with rockery terracing. There are many mature trees continuing the element of privacy and a water feature runs down one side of the garden flowing into a pond. Through the centre of the garden is a pergola leading to the summer house.
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Directions (B74 2SR)
From the centre of Sutton Coldfield, take the A5127 Lichfield Road towards Four Oaks. At the first roundabout bear left onto the A454 Four Oaks Road. Turn left at the fourth road, Luttrell Road. Continue along Luttrell Road for approx. 250 yards The Chase, 4a Luttrell Road will be found on your right hand side just after the entrance to Cressington Drive.
Local authority: Birmingham City Council
Tax band: H
Sutton Coldfield town centre 2 miles
Lichfield 8 miles
Birmingham 10 miles
M6 Toll (T3) 6 miles
M6 (J6) 7 miles
M42 (J9) 9 miles
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