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4 bedroom character property for sale

St Mary's Church, Crumlin Road, Crumlin

Sold STC £385,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning 4 bed converted church.
  • 78ft lounge/sitting room/family room.
  • Two magnificent atrium style ceilings.
  • Bespoke Kitchen with stylish appliances
  • Gym with shower, Two balconies, Garage. EPC=D.

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Professionally converted within the last nine years, by the present owners into a stunning and contemporary four bedroom residence of character, La Campana (The Bell in Spanish) is a large and impressive detached former welsh church, built circa 1850.

la Campana (The Bell in Spanish) is a large and impressive detached former welsh church, built circa 1850, having been professionally converted within the last nine years, by the present owners into a stunning and contemporary four bedroom residence of character. This unique property has been extensively improved, retaining many of the outstanding original features to provide a wonderful spacious family home. Features include replacement PVC double glazed windows, solid oak doors with stylish port hole windows, stunning tiled floors and walls including Jerusalem limestone. Polished marble, limestone and limestone mosaic. Travertine and mosaic travertine. travertine riverbed, and black slate. This truly amazing home is approached from a old stone faced entrance with flagstone flooring and arched original solid Oak doors, leading to a magnificent atrium with large cathedral style windows and inset with a Travertine tiled open tread contemporary stairs case with stainless steel balustrade and clear glass fronts, leading to a outstanding gallery landing with a solid brick archway. The ground floor Lounge, sitting room and family room is a generous 78'7 x 19'9, leading to a formal dining room with exposed stone walls and french doors, a stunning bespoke 17'6 x 7'4 kitchen and a separate Gym with shower and cloakroom.

The Property 
A second atrium positioned at the far end of the property also leads to the first floor, approached by a solid oak staircase with views across the original imposing bath stone cathedral style stained glass window. The first floor comprises four good bedrooms, the master suite providing a spacious 17'7 x 15'9 room, with a bespoke Ensuite bathroom and a walk in dressing room/wardrobe. The Guest bedroom two features an internal balcony with decorative railings overlooking the second atrium, whilst it's bespoke Ensuite shower room boast a superb white suite. Off the main landing is a Victorian style family bathroom with bespoke roll top top suite, plus two sets of small french door style windows open onto a first floor decked balcony with views across the surrounding area. Gardens are raised courtyard in style, running the main front of the property, whilst a private entrance drive leads to a large garage, 17'7 x 15'0, approached by an electron fob operated door, complete with courtesy door to the main property. This fabulous house benefits all mains services, and includes new gas heating with UNDER FLOOR throughout the ground floor and radiators to the first floor. Other features include a sophisticated intruder alarm, a large and versatile roof space with exposed beams, plus extensive guarantees covering the entire conversion and renovation. Truly superb. The property provides 3687 square feet of space.

Entrance Hall 6' 2" x 6' 1" ( 1.88m x 1.85m )
Imposing hall approached by two solid oak original doors, leading to a flagstone threshold with exposed stone walls. Further double doors to lounge.

Lounge & Sitting Room  78' 7" max x 19' 9" max ( 23.95m max x 6.02m max )
A capacious open plan living area, with two magnificent Atrium style ceilings, with exposed beams and cathedral shaped windows with stained glass, providing a wonderful charming ambiance. The open space provided allows great versatility, and the entire room is finished in two high quality floors with Jerusalem Limestone tiles to the sitting room and solid oak to the lounge and family area. Contemporary ribbon effect log simulator fire, UNDER FLOOR HEATING THROUGHOUT, partial exposed stone walls, LED floor lights, centre ceiling with spot lights, three stained glass elegant windows with bath stone frames, one large and original to the church, solid oak open tread staircase leading from the lounge to the first floor, stylish and contemporary travertine tiled open tread staircase with stainless steel balustrade and clear glass panels approached from the front sitting room area. Numerous PVC double glazed windows in arch designs to three walls allowing high levels of natural light. Within the centre of this capacious room adjacent to the kitchen are matching floor and eye level units plus a large Island unit with integrated dish washer and Franke sink unit.

Dining Room 15' x 6' 4" ( 4.57m x 1.93m )
Travertine tiled floor, PVC french doors opening onto the courtyard gardens, exposed stone walls, PVC window to side.

Kitchen 17' 6" x 7' 4" ( 5.33m x 2.24m )
Stunning bespoke kitchen with extensive units from Howdens with solid granite work surfaces and stylish contemporary fronts along three walls, Franke sink unit with mixer taps, Belling stainless steel range cooker with six gas ring hob plus separate wok burner, two integrated ovens, grill and storage drawer, Belling canopy style stainless steel extractor hood, two PVC windows to side with outlooks over the court yard gardens, space with plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for the housing of a fridge freezer, concealed Worcester gas boiler, ceiling with spot lights, range of deep pan drawers, soft closing doors, travertine tiled floor, PVC outer door to gardens.

Gym 11' 5" x 6' 3" ( 3.48m x 1.91m )
Radiator, black slate floor, separate power jet corner shaped shower cubicle/steam room cubicle with numerous jet shower fitments and built in radio.

Cloak Room 
White suite with pedestal wash hand basin, wc, ceramic tiled floor, extractor fan ans ceiling with spot lights.

First Floor Landing 
Gallery landing with a solid stone/brick archway leading to a landing hall with access to bedrooms 2,3 and 4. Two hospital radiators, oak laminate floor, stylish wall radiator.

Master Bedroom 17' 7" max x 15' 9" max ( 5.36m max x 4.80m max )
High arched ceiling, two PVC windows each with deep sills, two contemporary wall radiators with mirror fronts, Japanese style sliding doors to Ensuite bathroom and dressing room.

Ensuite Bathroom 8' 9" x 6' 4" ( 2.67m x 1.93m )
Stylish white suite with walls and floor tiled in polished marble, limestone and limestone mosaics. Sunken jacuzzi bath, slim line wc, clear glass circular shaped wash hand basin with chrome mixer taps, stylish chrome coil shaped radiator, arched PVC window to rear, ceiling with spot lights.

Ensuite Dressing Room 7' x 6' 4" max ( 2.13m x 1.93m max )
Walk in room with hanging space and shelving.

Bedroom Two 11' 9" max x 10' 4" max ( 3.58m max x 3.15m max )
Carpeted floor, stylish wall radiator, ceiling with spot lights.

Ensuite Shower Room  11' 9" max x 4' 6" max ( 3.58m max x 1.37m max )
Bespoke white suite with travertine river bed tiled floor, shower corner cubicle, slim line wc, diamond shaped stylish wash hand basin with chrome mixer taps and pop up waste, quality vanity unit, stylish wall radiator/towel rail, PVC window to side.

Internal balcony approached from bedroom two by double doors, overlooking the rear atrium.

Bedroom Three 15' 4" x 9' 10" max ( 4.67m x 3.00m max )
Carpeted floor, ceiling with spot lights, PVC window to side, stylish wall radiator.

Bedroom Four 15' 4" x 10' 2" max ( 4.67m x 3.10m max )
PVC window to side, carpeted floor, stylish wall radiator, access to roof space.

Bathroom 9' 11" x 7' 7" ( 3.02m x 2.31m )
Contemporary and stylish white suite, with travertine and mosaic travertine tiled floor and walls, free standing roll top bath, shaped pedestal wash hand basin, wc, two velux windows, chrome towel rail/radiator.

Roof Garden 
Large decked first floor balcony, enclosed by decorative railings, approached from the landing by PVC low opening windows.

Entrance Drive 
Single car drive.

Garage 17' 7" x 15' ( 5.36m x 4.57m )
Integral garage, electric power and light, courtesy door to reception rooms, electronic fob operated entrance door, door to Gym.

Court Yard 
Sunny enclosed first floor court yard gardens, approached from the main house by french doors, enjoying views across the surrounding area.

The vendors have available to view Utilities applications and correspondence. Gas safety cert.Plans (various ) and applications to local authority. Building notices CCBC. Structural calculations for church. Architects certificate. World of water docs/ info regarding shower / gym. Steelart architecture plans etc for stainless steel helical stairs and glass balustrading.
Protectahome guarantees/plans for damproofing, tanking etc timber spraying of existing. Glass and architectures details invoice for restoration of original and reconditioned church windows.

The property is leasehold for 999 years, with 989 years remaining and an annual ground rent of £25 per year payable to the Church of Wales. The vendor have resided at the property for over the required leasehold term, and the cost of the freehold would be a figure of £394 plus costs.

Lease details are currently being compiled. For further information please contact the branch. Please note additional fees could be incurred for items such as leasehold packs.

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