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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Streetly Wood, Streetly, Sutton Coldfield

Fixed Price £1,400,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Streetly Wood, Streetly, Sutton Coldfield,

A VERY FINE, ELEGANTLY PROPORTIONED, MOST IMPOSING EDWARDIAN DETACHED FAMILY RESIDENCE WITH INDOOR LEISURE COMPLEX, ALL WEATHER TENNIS COURT AND MATURE GROUNDS EXTENDING TO APROXIMATELY ONE AND A HALF ACRES *Reception Hall, *Cloakroom, *Five Bedrooms, *Two En-suites, *House Bathroom, *Drawing Room, *Study, *Dining Room, *Family Room, *Breakfast Kitchen, *Indoor Leisure Complex with Heated Swimming Pool, Shower Room and Conservatory/Gym, *Double Garage, *Delightful Mature Ground of approx. 1 1/2 acre, *Enclosed All-Weather Tennis Court. Denehurst enjoys a quite outstanding and secluded mature setting within the private Streetly Wood which is approached from either Hardwick Road or Foley Road East. All the usual amenities are accessible and include local shops at Streetly village, a wide range of schools for all ages - both private and state controlled, public transport and numerous recreational facilities including the nearby historic Sutton Park. Built in 1909, the main house was enlarged in 1989 and has been extensively and sympathetically refurbished to an exceptionally high standard with considerable care being exercised in retaining all of the charm and character inherent in a property of its era. Most impressive in appearance with half-timbered narrow gauge brickwork, half-timbered gable, stone mullioned windows and white rendering to the upper elevations, the property stands well back from the road behind a wide frontage with mature secluded gardens and sweeping gravel driveway. The very elegant, gas centrally heated family accommodation briefly includes: Vestibule Entrance - Impressive Reception Hall having oak panelled inglenook with attractive ornately tiled fireplace and gas coal effect fire. Radiator, Amtico flooring, corniced ceiling and ceiling rose, tall oak framed Mackintosh inspired stained glass window overlooking the front gardens with window seat below, picture rail, understairs storage cupboard and understairs cloaks cupboard. Cloakroom having a white suite including WC and pedestal wash basin. Radiator, corniced ceiling, Amtico flooring, dado rail, wall light point. On the First Floor approached by an impressive oak staircase to: Large Split Level Landing with radiator, corniced ceiling, window to side and hatch with pull down loft ladder. Master Bedroom having feature fireplace with two windows either side, corniced ceiling, radiator, wall light points and window overlooking the gardens at rear. Luxury En-suite Bathroom having a white Sotini suite and including roll-top bath with mixer tap shower fitment, wide Quadrant shower enclosure, twin pedestal wash basins, radiator and heated towel rail. Fireplace, handmade Fired Earth ceramic wall and floor tiling with underfloor heating, corniced ceiling, wall light points and archway and steps leading down to: En-suite Dressing Room having a range of fitted solid mahogany wardrobes to two walls, radiator, corniced ceiling and window overlooking the gardens at rear. Guest Bedroom, a through room, having bow windows overlooking the gardens at front and rear, radiators, corniced ceiling, wall light points and door leading to: House Bathroom with a white suite including roll-top bath with chrome frame, mixer taps and shower attachment, pedestal washbasin with mirror above, corner shower enclosure and wc. Period style radiator and towel rail, ceiling cornice and stained glass window. Bedroom Three having radiators, vanity unit with inset wash basin and cupboards below, corniced ceiling and windows overlooking the gardens at side and rear. Bedroom Four having radiator, corniced ceiling, wall light points, bow window overlooking the gardens and door to: En-suite Bathroom with Jack and Jill arrangement shared with Bedroom Five, and having a white suite including panelled bath with tap shower fitment, pedestal wash basin and WC. Radiator, wall tiling to full height, Amtico flooring and corniced ceiling. Bedroom Five having radiator, corniced ceiling, dado rail, bay window to side and window overlooking the gardens at rear. Door to above Bathroom. On the Ground Floor Drawing Room having inglenook recess with ornate tiled fireplace, gas coal effect fire, marble surround and two windows either side. Corniced ceiling, ceiling rose, antique crystal chandelier, radiators, square bay windows overlooking the gardens at rear and double doors to: Study fitted by Neville Johnson in an Art Nouveau style and including desk and computer station, and range of cabinets and bookcases. Three windows overlooking the gardens with pelmet and downlighters above. French doors to the patio. Dining Room having an ornate tiled fireplace with gas coal effect fire, polished rosewood surround and over mantle with mirror and two arched alcoves either side with backlit stained glass panels. Corniced ceiling, dado rail, radiator, bay window overlooking the gardens at rear and French doors to the patio. Family Room having a handmade stone fireplace in an Art Nouveau style with gas coal effect fire. Corniced ceiling, dado rail, wall light points, radiator, window overlooking the gardens and French doors to the patio. Breakfast Kitchen having extensive range of limed oak units with polished granite work surfaces and integrated appliances and including inset one and a half bowl acrylic sink, range of floor cupboards and drawers, wall cupboards, inset four ring halogen hob with extractor hood and canopy above, built-in oven with microwave over, and fridge. Ceramic wall tiling, ornate tiled fireplace with marble surround, corniced ceiling, radiator, Amtico floor, three windows to the side and window to rear overlooking the gardens. Laundry with painted style units with polished granite work surfaces and including inset Belfast sink, floor cupboards and drawers, wall cupboards, tall storage cupboards, Amtico flooring, ‘Fired Earth’ ceramic wall tiling, plumbing for washing machine, Aga fridge freezer, Siemens dishwasher and downlighters, gas fired central heating boiler. Rear Hallway with doors to the courtyard and rear garden. Indoor Leisure Complex approached via rear hallway with doors to courtyard and rear garden, and having radiator, quarry tiled floor, ceramic wall tiling and wall light points. Cloakroom having a white Porcelanosa NK suite with complementing wall and floor tiling, and including WC and wall mounted basin. Chrome ladder radiator, extractor fan and downlighters. Wet Room having a white Porcelanosa NK suite with complementing ceramic wall and floor tiling, and including walk-in shower, wall mounted basin, and downlighter. Magnificent Pool Room with 29'0" x 14'0" (8.9m x 4.3m) heated swimming pool having electrically operated cover, lighting and Rubber Roc non-slip surround. Panelled ceiling, wall light points, exposed brickwork, windows overlooking the gardens and patio doors. Pump Room with filtration unit, heat exchanger and gas fired boiler. Conservatory/Gym having double glazing, tiled roof, radiators, wood look flooring and door to patio. Outside Double Garage having up-and-over door, light, power and exit door to main house. Gated Courtyard with block paving. Delightful Mature Grounds extending to approximately one and a half acres and including paved patio with dwarf walling, a variety of mature shrubs and bushes, some rare varieties of plants and shrubs, shaped lawns, borders and mature trees. Edwardian Pond fully fenced off, with waterfall feature. Enclosed All-weather Tennis Court incorporating multi-purpose sports surface.

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