4 bedroom detached house for sale

60 Westfield Road

Sold STC £1,050,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

An attractive detached house occupying a stunning south-west facing plot in this this most sought after road. Offering scope for extension (subject to consents) the property comprises entrance porch, reception hall, living room with garden room and study off, dining room, kitchen, utility, conservatory, cloakroom, large master bedroom with dressing area and en suite, three further bedrooms and a house bathroom. Gated in and out driveway to the front, double garage, superb rear garden. Plot size approx. 0.45 acre.

SITUATION
Edgbaston is an exclusive suburb of Birmingham, rich in history and being 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.

Westfield Road is conveniently located for access to Birmingham City Centre which lies less than two miles to the north east. Fiveways Railway Station is approximately a mile and a half away and provides direct access to Birmingham's New Street Station which is one stop (4 minutes) down the line.

Westfield Road is also well placed for the amenities of nearby Harborne which is approximately a mile to the south. In addition to Waitrose and Marks & Spencer, Harborne benefits from a range of convenience shops and brasseries, restaurants and coffee shops including its own Michelin starred restaurant.

Birmingham City Centre boasts some of the best shopping in Europe with the superb Bullring Shopping Centre containing over 140 shops including Selfridges department store. The exclusive Mailbox development is host to a range of designer stores including Armani and Harvey Nichols. The recently completed Grand Central development above New Street Station includes further excellent retail outlets and a superb John Lewis department store.

The Edgbaston Priory Tennis and Squash Club is approximately a mile away, as is Edgbaston Golf Club. Edgbaston Cricket Ground, the Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Winterbourne Botanic Gardens and the Martineau Gardens are also situated close by.

Superb medical facilities in the area include the redeveloped Queen Elizabeth Medical Complex which provides state of the art medical facilities for the region. The Edgbaston and Priory Hospitals are nearby, and The Birmingham Children's Hospital and City Hospital are within two and three miles respectively.

A wide range of schools for children of all ages is available in the vicinity both in the private and state sectors including Hallfield Preparatory School, Blue Coat School, West House Schoole, Edgbaston High School for Girls, St George's School, The Priory School and The King Edward's Foundation Schools. Chad Vale Primary School on neighbouring Nursery Road is approximately 300m away.

DESCRIPTION

60 Westfield Road is a traditional two storey detached house dating back to the early 1930's. The house is of part mellow brick / rendered construction with multi-pitched roof and is set well back from the road behind a large in-and-out driveway. The property in detail comprises:-

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch leading into Reception Hall with under stairs cloaks cupboard, Cloakroom with attractive floral design ceramic WC and wash hand basin.

Drawing Room accessed off the reception hall via glass panel door and having bay window to the front, large Inglenook style fireplace with narrow windows to each side and coal effect gas fire with coloured marble surround. At the far end of the room three glass panelled doors which fold away to the side lead through to:

Large Sun Room with an almost full width picture window overlooking the attractive rear gardens, and a double glazed door to the side leading out to the sun terrace. In the corner of the room is a bar area with a small stainless steel sink and a door to the side leads to a Study which has an internal window to the sun room and a high level window to the side elevation. A door from the study leads to a very useful store room/further study which has an obscured glass uPVC double glazed window to the front.

The Dining Room is accessed from the reception hall through glass panelled door and has exposed treated floor boards, picture window overlooking the gardens, serving hatch to kitchen and glass panelled door connecting through into the sun room.

Kitchen having ceramic tiled floor, low voltage halogen downlighters, numerous base and wall units with cream painted wooden facades providing excellent storage and preparation space, built-in Neff double oven, Neff four ring gas hob with extractor hood over, plumbing for dishwasher, one and a half bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap beneath the picture window to the rear garden. An archway to the side leads to a small corridor at the end of which is a Laundry Room with stainless steel double drainer sink unit with cupboards and drawers beneath and plumbing for a washing machine. There is a door at one end connecting to the garage and door at the other end providing access to the rear garden. There is also a Pantry and a "Gardener's" WC.

The large Conservatory is situated just off the kitchen and is split level providing two distinct seating areas. The upper level has double doors leading to the sun terrace, and the lower level enjoys full height double glazed windows set in a semi-circle allowing panoramic views of the garden.

First Floor

An easy rise staircase leads to a hexagonal shaped central landing with loft access hatch and airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. To the right is a short corridor leading to:

Master Suite with bay window to the front, extensive fitted wardrobes and a dressing area with further fitted wardrobes. One of the wardrobe doors opens to reveal a concealed Shower Room with shower cubicle and wash hand basin. There are large French windows which open onto a roof terrace providing a glorious outlook over the rear garden. The en suite bathroom has fully tiled walls and chrome ladder style towel radiator. The suite is white and includes a lovely double ended Jacuzzi bath with chrome central tap and hand held shower head, low level WC, stylish bowl style wash hand basin with chrome tap set on a vanity unit with mirrored wall cabinet above.

Bedroom 2 with rear aspect, built-in wardrobe, sink unit with built in surround fitted with cupboards and drawers.

Bedroom 3 having three small windows to the front, two double built-in wardrobes, integrated wash hand basin.

Bedroom 4 with a loft style pitched ceiling, window to the side elevation and further circular window to the front, built-in wardrobe and corner wash hand basin.

House Bathroom having WC, wash hand basin, bath with electric shower over, airing cupboard with slatted shelves.

OUTSIDE

The property is situated on a generous plot of just under half an acre. It is set well back from the road behind a large brick paved in-and-out driveway with electronically operated wrought iron gates. There is a double garage with electric up and over door. To the rear of the property is a well maintained garden of over 200ft in length, laid mainly to lawn but having well stocked borders with hedges and mature trees providing a good degree of privacy. There is a paved sun terrace designed to take maximum advantage of the ideal south west facing aspect.

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 July 2016
 

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Nearest stations

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  • Five Ways (1.4 mi)
  • Selly Oak (1.7 mi)
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0121 396 0518 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • University (1.1 mi)
  • Five Ways (1.4 mi)
  • Selly Oak (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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