3 bedroom end of terrace house for sale

Christchurch Close, Edgbaston

Guide Price £335,000

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Tenure: Freehold

79 Christchurch Close is a beautifully presented modern end terraced house in a quiet and popular cul de sac. The property has been totally refurbished, the ground floor is open plan with a spacious west facing sitting room along with a dining area, fully fitted kitchen and cloakroom. The first floor has three bedrooms and an elegant bathroom.

Outside, there is an attractive rear garden with access to the store and garage at the rear. 

Situation Christchurch Close is situated off Augustus Road, ideally located for access to Birmingham City Centre which lies just over a mile away to the east. Edgbaston is an exclusive suburb of Birmingham, rich in history and is part of one of England's largest urban conservation areas. Much of Edgbaston comes under the control of the renowned Calthorpe Estate which is committed to preserving the quality and original character of the area and the properties within it, making this a most desirable and enjoyable place to live. 

Education A wide range of schools for children of all ages is available in the vicinity, both in the state and private sectors. They include Hallfield, West House and the Blue Coat Preparatory Schools, Edgbaston High School for Girls, St George's College, The Priory School, Norfolk House and the King Edward Foundation Schools.

Birmingham University main campus is less than two miles away and the Westbourne Road Campus of Birmingham City University is within half a mile. 

Medical Facilities The famous Queen Elizabeth Hospital is less than two miles away and provides state of the art medical facilities for the region. The BMI Edgbaston and Priory Hospitals are nearby as are The Women's and Children's Hospitals. 

Sports and Recreation There are superb sporting facilities in the area which include The Edgbaston Priory Tennis and Squash Club, Edgbaston and Harborne Golf Clubs, Harborne Cricket and Hockey Club and the prestigious Warwickshire County Cricket Club. The Birmingham Archery Lawn Tennis Club is also nearby as are the Birmingham Botanical Gardens.

In recent years the area around Brindleyplace has been developed and improved to provide excellent business and recreational facilities. Within a mile stretch can be found the International Convention Centre with its superb conference facilities, and Symphony Hall, home to the Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. The National Indoor Arena has hosted many concerts and the Repertory Theatre in Centenary Square is enjoying a great resurgence. 

Shopping Harborne High Street offers excellent convenience shopping with an M&S Food Hall, Waitrose supermarket as well as a range of chemists, greengrocers, butchers and newsagents. A convenient Morrisons is less than a mile away at Five Ways and more locally, a small precinct at Chad Square has a newsagent, off licence and dry-cleaners.

In addition the city centre offers some of the best shopping in the country with the newly opened Grand Central Mall, above New Street Station, The Bullring and Mailbox developments bringing in a range of designer outlets such as Selfridges, Harvey Nicholls and Armani. 

Dining As well and an excellent choice of restaurants in the city centre and Brindleyplace, Edgbaston and nearby Harborne offer a fantastic choice of dining to cater for all tastes and budgets. Most local to Christchurch Close is the Epicurian Restaurant in Chad Square offering Mediterranean and French cuisine. Also at Chad Square is an Indian Restaurant which is very popular at weekends and across the Harborne Road is the White Swan pub and bistro. Further popular places to eat in Edgbaston include Simpson's, with its Michelin star, the High Field Bistro, The Edgbaston Cocktail Lounge and Njorske. In Harborne Village there is an abundance of pubs and restaurants to choose from including the ever popular Plough which often features in The Sunday Times and Telegraph along with Turners, which also boasts a Michelin star. 

Transport Public transport by road and rail is most convenient with bus routes into and out of the City Centre available on nearby Augustus Road and Harborne Road. The rail network can be joined at Five Ways station which is less than a mile away, and is one stop away from New Street Station which joins with the national network system. Birmingham International Airport and The National Exhibition Centre are also easily accessed from here. There are also excellent arterial links to the national motorway networks with Junction 3 of the M5 being some four miles to the west and Junction 6 of the M6 just the other side of the City Centre. 

Description 79 Christchurch Close is an end terrace house which has had a superb makeover. The property presents as an elegant town house with bright open living space, superb fully fitted kitchen and delightful bathroom.

A path leads to the front door which opens into a uPVC porch with tiled flooring and with a store to the side that houses the boiler. The inner front hall opens into the reception hall with the staircase rising to the first floor and doors to the kitchen and sitting room. The ground floor has wooden flooring throughout the reception areas.

The sitting room enjoys a great deal of natural light, it is west-facing and has a large picture window onto the garden and French doors out to the terrace and garden beyond. The room is spacious with a large arch through to the dining area, coving and downlighters to the ceiling.

Leading from the sitting room is the breakfast/kitchen which is fully fitted with an extensive range of base and wall mounted units. The unit fronts are of a dark wood finish and the continuous work surfaces are mottled in a dark grey colour.

There is a large picture window onto the front with a one and a half drainer sink beneath. There is also an integrated dishwasher, gas hob, oven, extractor hood and space for a large fridge and freezer. The room is also spacious enough to accommodate a dining table and there are cream tiles to the floor and ceramic neutral wall tiles around the work surfaces.

There is also a cloakroom on this floor which has a white suite with hand washbasin and low level W.C. along with cream tiles to the floor and a ceiling light point.

The First Floor is equally smart with a minimalist look that is crisp and modern.

The Master Bedroom is a large double room that is on the front of the property. It is bathed in natural light thanks to its large east-facing picture window, it also has a ceiling light point and fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom 2 is another double room which overlooks the garden at the rear and it too is lovely and light. The room also has fitted wardrobes and a ceiling light point.

Across the landing, bedroom 3 is a single room with outlook onto the garden at the rear. It has a ceiling light point and fitted wardrobe.

The Bathroom is an elegant room which has been refurbished to an exacting standard. The bathroom has a white suite with a ceramic tiled wet room/shower behind the door. The suite is white with bath, low level W.C. and hand washbasin. There is ceramic tiling to the walls and floor, downlighters to the ceiling and the room is well-fitted with a shaving socket, heated towel rail, mirror fronted medicine cabinet and an extractor fan. 

Outside The terrace and gardens at the rear enjoy a westerly orientation, there is storage to the side of the garage and a pedestrian door into the garage. A small driveway leads down the side of the house and allows vehicular access to the garage. The garden is laid mainly to lawn with flower borders and shrubs. 

GENERAL INFORMATION Tenure: The property is understood to be Freehold however as it forms part of the Calthorpe Estate it is subject to the Calthorpe Estate Scheme of Management. A copy of the Scheme of Management is available on request. The Agent has not checked the legal documents to verify the freehold status of the property. The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor or Surveyor.

Services: All mains services are understood to be available and connected.

Fixtures and Fittings: All fixtures and fittings mentioned in these particulars of sale are included in the asking price. All others are specifically excluded, but some items may be available by separate negotiation.

Viewing: Strictly by prior appointment with the Selling Agents: Robert Powell, 7 Church Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3SH Tel: 0121 454 6930. Regulated by RICS. 

Published June 2016  

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Nearest stations

  • Five Ways (1.1 mi)
  • University (1.3 mi)
  • Jewellery Quarter (1.7 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Five Ways (1.1 mi)
  • University (1.3 mi)
  • Jewellery Quarter (1.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Robert Powell, Birmingham

7 Church Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 3SH

0121 396 0518 Local call rate

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