6 bedroom semi-detached house for saleDuston
Sold STC £535,000
This very substantial semi detached Victorian villa has been extensively refurbished to provide six bedroomed accommodation arranged over three floors with two suites, shower room and bathroom and three large reception rooms. The house retains a wealth of original features with high corniced ceilings, open fireplaces and a superb original mosaic tiled floor in the reception hall which leads to a 26 foot long kitchen/breakfast room. The interior extends to approximately 2,600 square feet and externally there is a private lawned garden, off road parking space for at least three vehicles and a detached garage.
Ground Floor -
Reception Hall - 17'4 x 13'1 (5.28m x 3.99m) - Approached through a panelled front door with stained glass leaded fanlight over, the integral porch has a mosaic floor and acid etched glazed door leading to the central hall containing the stairs rising to the first floor with understairs storage and larder. The hall floor is mosaic tiled with oak strip inner hall leading to the kitchen/breakfast room.
Cloakroom - 7'2 x 4'6 (2.18m x 1.37m) - With ceramic tiled floor, pedestal wash basin and WC and fitted wall mirror.
Drawing Room - 17'8 x 13'2 (5.38m x 4.01m) - A light and spacious room with a high corniced ceiling with plasterwork motif and a three casement bay window to the front elevation and further window to the side. There is an open hearth fireplace with a Regency style hob basket and limestone mantel and there are TV and telephone points.
Dining Room - 17'8 x 12'6 (5.38m x 3.81m) - Another spacious room with three casement window to the front elevation, dado and picture rail and a further open hearth fireplace with a Regency style cast iron hob basket. TV and wall light points.
Sitting Room - 20' x 13'2 (6.10m x 4.01m) - Again with an open hearth fireplace with limestone mantel and three casement windows to the side elevation, as well as a bay window with a glazed door opening to the rear terrace and garden.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 26'7 x 12'9 (8.10m x 3.89m) - The large breakfast room has a natural oak floor and French doors opening to the rear terrace and garden. An archway leads to the kitchen which is fitted with high gloss floor and wall units with polished quartz work surfaces, underslung stainless steel sink unit and concealed worktop lighting. There is a stainless steel Smeg range cooker with two ovens and six place gas hob beneath a cooker hood and further built-in appliances include the dishwasher, larder fridge and freezer. There is a central island unit with pan drawers and wine rack.
Breakfast Area -
Utility Room - 7'8 x 3'10 (2.34m x 1.17m) - With floor and wall cabinets with hardwood beech working surfaces and plumbing for an automatic washing machine.
First Floor -
Half Landing - With stairs to the central landing and giving access to:-
Bedroom Five - 16' x 8' (4.88m x 2.44m) - Approached by a short flight of steps, this room has a vaulted ceiling and three single casement windows to the rear elevation.
First Floor -
Landing - 9'6 x 8'9 (2.90m x 2.67m) - With stairs to the second floor, a built-in linen cupboard with shelving and doors to:-
Master Bedroom Suite - 17'9 x 13'2 (5.41m x 4.01m) -
Bedroom One - With open hearth cast iron fireplace with pine mantel and a three casement bay window to the front elevation. A door leads to:-
Shower Room En Suite - 7'5 x 5'5 (2.26m x 1.65m) - With white suite of ceramic tiled shower cubicle, pedestal wash basin and WC, stainless steel vertical heated towel rail and a window to the side elevation.
Guest Suite -
Bedroom Two - 17'7 x 12'10 (5.36m x 3.91m) - With open hearth cast iron fireplace with pine mantel, two part ceiling, three casement window to front elevation and door to:-
Shower Room En Suite - 6'4 x 5'4 (1.93m x 1.63m) - With white suite of quadrant shower, pedestal wash basin and WC. There is a vertical heated towel rail and a window to the front.
Bedroom Three - 13'1 x 10'1 (3.99m x 3.07m) - With a two casement window to the side elevation.
Bathroom - 9'10 x 8'7 (3.00m x 2.62m) - With white suite of panelled bath, pedestal wash basin and WC, ceramic tiled shower cubicle, stainless steel vertical heated towel rail and ceramic tiled floor and splash areas. Boiler cupboard housing Ideal gas fired boiler and Megaflow hot water cylinder.
Second Floor -
Landing - 7'5 x 5'4 (2.26m x 1.63m) - With exposed purlins and door to box room, further doors lead to:-
Bedroom Five - 11'4 x 10'8 (3.45m x 3.25m) - With exposed purlin timbers, twin hatches to roof space and four casement dormer window to the side elevation.
Bedroom Six - 11'11 x 7'5 (3.63m x 2.26m) - With a vaulted ceiling and two windows to the front elevation with distant views to the south and west.
Shower Room - 7'7 x 5' (2.31m x 1.52m) - With white suite of quadrant shower cubicle, pedestal wash basin and WC with concealed cistern. There is a vertical stainless steel heated towel rail, Velux rooflight and ceramic tiled splash area.
Outside - The house is approached from Montford Close through double leaf electrically operated gates opening to a block paved driveway with turning head and off road parking for three vehicles. The front garden is landscaped and contains a variety of mature trees including Lime, Yew and Sycamore and there is a pedestrian gate to the Weedon Road.
Rear Garden - Approached by a paved terrace the rear garden also extends to the side of the house and is laid to lawn with flower borders and contains further mature trees including Sycamore, Holly, Fir and Bay. The garden is bounded by close boarded fencing and established brick walls.
Garage - 18'2 x 8'10 (5.54m x 2.69m) - Constructed of brick beneath a pitched slate roof and approached by a private drive, there is an up and over door and a personal door to the side.
Services - Main drainage, gas, water and electricity are connected. Central heating is through radiators from an Ideal gas fired boiler which also provides the domestic hot water through a Megaflow mains pressure unvented cylinder. There are TV and telephone connections in the majority of rooms throughout the house. (None of these services has been tested).
How To Get There - From Northampton town centre proceed in a westerly direction over Westbridge into St James Road and take the left land fork through St James onto the Weedon Road. Continue up the hill to the traffic light junction with Duston Road and turn right into Duston Road and immediately right into Montford Close where the access to the property stands on the right hand side facing the Weedon Road.
Council Tax - Northampton Borough Council - To be assessed
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