5 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Mead Rise, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 3SD

Guide Price £995,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A well designed home comprising versatile living accommodation, whilst most discretely situated behind a private gated entrance with secure driveway parking, on a most sought after residential road, and well placed for easy access to Harborne High Street. This fine house offers well-appointed and well laid out living space, all set over one level, and extending in all to some 3283 sq. ft. (305 sq. m.) The accommodation briefly comprises: Covered porch, entrance vestibule, reception hall, cloakroom /shower room (and en suite to bedroom 2), superb open plan living/dining room, fitted kitchen/breakfast room, with a utility area and pantry off. A glazed hallway leads off to the excellent master bedroom with an en suite bathroom and a walk in wardrobe, 3 further bedrooms, 2 en suites, reception room. Study/bedroom5 with a cloakroom and store room off, and an office/bedroom with a feature first floor computer/study area above.

Generous secure parking for a good number of cars on the front drive. Private seating terrace and delightful south west facing gardens.  

SITUATION 26 Mead Rise is an exceedingly popular residential address, and the house is ideally situated for the convenience and facilities of nearby Harborne High Street, which is located only around a half a mile away. This cleverly designed home is located behind a private gated entrance with secure parking, in a sought after cul-de-sac, situated just off Richmond Hill Road, on the renowned Calthorpe Estate. 

SCHOOLS A wide range of schools for children of all ages is available in the vicinity both in the private and state sectors. Blue Coat School, Edgbaston High School for Girls, Hallfield Preparatory School, West House, St George's School, The Priory School, The King Edward Foundation Schools are all within three miles. Local state funded schooling includes Harborne Infant and Junior School at Station Road and Harborne Academy, which is around half a mile distant. Meanwhile Lordswood Girls and Boys Schools, and Lordswood Sixth Form Centre are within easy travelling distance. 

MEDICAL FACILITIES The recently redeveloped Queen Elizabeth Hospital is approximately only three quarters of a mile away and provides state of the art medical facilities for the region. The BMI Edgbaston and Priory Hospitals are within one and two miles respectively, and The Birmingham Children's Hospital and City Hospital are within three and four miles respectively. 

SHOPPING Harborne High Street offers excellent convenience shopping with a Marks and Spencer Food Hall, a Waitrose as well as chemists, greengrocers, butchers and newsagents, and also benefits from a range of convenience shops and brasseries, restaurants and coffee shops including its own Michelin starred restaurant.

In addition the City Centre offers some of the best shopping in the country. The famous Bullring Shopping Centre contains over 140 shops including one of the only Selfridges department stores outside of London and the exclusive Mailbox development, which is host to a range of designer outlets including Armani and Harvey Nichols. The recently opened £150m Grand Central Shopping Centre sits directly above the new £600 million redevelopment of the now world class New Street station, including a flagship 250,000 sq. ft. John Lewis store, in addition to over 60 premium retailers and quality restaurants and cafes. The redevelopment enforces Birmingham's retail landscape bringing a mix of unrivalled premium fashion and quality high street brands to the heart of the city. 

TRANSPORT There are good links to the national motorway network, with excellent access to Birmingham International Airport and The National Exhibition Centre. The property is around 4 miles from Junction 3 of the M5 and around 5 miles from Junction 6 of the M6.

Public transport by road and rail is also most convenient. Major bus routes into and out of the City Centre can be picked up on nearby Harborne High Street. The rail network can be joined at either the nearby University Railway station , or Five Ways Railway station, which is only some two miles away, and which is one stop from the superb newly developed Birmingham New Street Station. 

SPORTS AND RECREATION Edgbaston Priory Club, Edgbaston and Harborne Golf Clubs, The Archery Tennis Club and the Warwickshire County Cricket Ground are all within three miles of the house.

During the past few years, the area around Broad Street, linking Five Ways to the City Centre 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 the world-renowned Symphony Hall. The National Indoor Arena, Birmingham Repertory Theatre, the Hyatt and Marriott Hotels and numerous brasseries, restaurants and coffee shops are all to be found there. 

DESCRIPTION 26 Mead Rise is a most individual and uniquely styled detached family home, offering versatile and well-presented living space, all set over one level, and is exceedingly well suited as a discreetly and privately situated 'lock up and leave' type property.

The well laid out accommodation provides a great deal of flexibility, and is particularly well suited to both family occupation and entertaining purposes. The house enjoys high levels of natural light throughout, especially within the extensive open plan living room, which extends to some 832 sq. ft. (77 sq. m) in total, and has large full height windows to the westerly aspect overlooking the private rear gardens, as well as additional light and access out onto the east facing decked terrace, from the dining area of this fabulous room.

The excellent living space extends in all to around 3283 sq.ft (305 sq. m), and offers well-presented living space, all set over the one level, with solid hardwood flooring to most rooms, and which comprises as follows: 

On the Ground Floor From the secure driveway, steps lead up to a deep covered porch, with a central front door flanked by obscure glazed panels, which then continues into an entrance vestibule/cloaks area. This in turn leads through another door into the reception hall, with access to the boiler room, and also to the cloakroom/shower room (which also serves as an en suite to bedroom 2).

The hall opens out directly into the most spacious open plan reception room, providing dining and sitting areas, and which measures a generous 34'1" x 24'5''. Bi fold doors open out onto the east facing terrace, whilst the room is flooded with light from the full height windows and French doors to the westerly aspect, with a delightful view over the rear gardens. Of particular note within this room is the central feature of a high quality 'Dru' modern gas fireplace with remote control, and the 7.1 surround sound system, with built in speakers, which the present vendors have had installed.

The fitted kitchen has a tiled floor, a range of base and wall mounted cupboards, excellent central island/breakfast bar, with useful pan drawers beneath, Durat work surface areas, and a double bowl single drainer sink unit. There are quality Gaggenau appliances to include a coffee machine, American style fridge/freezer, and a microwave oven with warming drawer; as well as a wine cooler, and a 'Mercury' range cooker, with height adjustable extractor hood over, in addition to a fitted Sony television. There is also a useful pantry cupboard and separate laundry room off, whilst a side door leads to a covered porch and outside onto the east facing side aspect.

A beautifully light hallway, flanked by full height windows to the south west aspect provides access to the bedroom accommodation. The excellent master bedroom suite has remote controlled blinds and touch pad lighting controls, and enjoys a fine easterly aspect overlooking the private rear gardens, so as to benefit from the early morning sun. This room is served by a quality en suite bathroom, with a walk in dressing room off.

There are 3 further bedrooms , all served by en suite facilities, whilst an inner hall continues to additional living space, which is ideally suited as extra bedrooms or as a self-contained annex/guest suite/home office, as has its own independent access from the front drive. The living space currently comprises a reception room/study/bedroom 4, with a cloakroom and built in store room off, as well as an additional study/office/bedroom 6, with a feature first floor level computer area above with in-built television. 

Outside The house is situated in a very discreet corner position, and is accessed through an electronically operated sliding entrance gate, leading onto a secure front driveway, which provides parking for a good number of cars. Further security is provided by a modern alarm system and exterior motion sensor lighting.

The cleverly landscaped gardens have been laid out for ease of maintenance with a delightful decked terrace and private central lawn, to the south westerly aspect. The rear gardens also benefit from external lighting, Bose music speakers, a hot tub, as well as a further east facing side terrace, with built in seating and additional access gained from the bi fold doors from the main open plan living room.  

General Information Tenure: The property is understood to be Freehold. 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 0121 454 6930. Regulated by RICS. 

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11 February 2016

Nearest stations

  • University (0.6 mi)
  • Five Ways (1.1 mi)
  • Selly Oak (1.3 mi)
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7 Church Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 3SH

0121 396 0518 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • University (0.6 mi)
  • Five Ways (1.1 mi)
  • Selly Oak (1.3 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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