5 bedroom detached house for sale

Friary Avenue, Lichfield, Staffordshire

Sold STC £699,950

Property Description

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One of Lichfield's landmark residences in possibly the most central location imaginable at the northern end of this premier address. Only moments away from the City's historic centre this truly exceptional family home is offered for sale with the perfect blend of inherent period charm and some more contemporary twists. Offering flexible family accommodation over three floors the property comprises: a modern kitchen, family and dining room, sitting room with formal dining area, drawing room, cloakroom and two hallways on the ground floor. The upper floors boast five bedrooms and two bathrooms. Externally a formal garden surrounds the house on all sides with patio seating areas, private driveway parking, extensive garaging and a garden room/home office.

Viewing is essential to appreciate the unique nature of this home.

Ground Floor -

Vestibule Entrance - A vestibule entrance with solid oak arched front door, upvc double glazed windows to the rear and side aspects, oak flooring, ceiling light point, exposed brickwork and a glass panel door opening to the dining and sitting room.

Sitting/Dining Room - This has upvc double glazed windows to both the rear and side aspects, panelling to the walls with effect uplighters, built in display unit, coal effect gas fire with brick surround, central heating radiator and door to the living room.

Living Room - This is a wonderfully bright triple aspect room with upvc double glazed windows to the rear, side and front and upvc double glazed door leading on to the front garden with access to the garage and garden room. There is a coal effect gas fire with marble surround and hearth with wooden mantle, tv aerial point, ceiling cornice, and central heating radiator.

Rear Hallway - This has stairs rising to the first floor, built in display cabinets and dwarf cupboard, two ceiling light points, two central heating radiators, upvc double glazed window and front door to the driveway and garage.

Cloakroom - This has a low level dual flush wc and a hand basin with vanity storage unit with below. A useful under stairs storage area, opaque upvc double glazed window to the front aspect, tiled splash backs and floor and ceiling light point.

Kitchen - This is an incredibly modern and minimalist white high gloss kitchen with silestone worktop with a 1 1/2 bowl sink, a four ring induction hob, integrated double electric oven and microwave and dishwasher. There is a upvc double glazed window to the front aspect and also one to the side aspect, large opening through to the second family and dining room, recessed low voltage lighting, tiled floor, low level effect lighting and a vertical central heating radiator. This room opens into the dining and family room.

Family / Dining Room - This is another wonderfully bright triple aspect room with upvc double glazed windows to front and side aspects and upvc double glazed french doors leading on to the rear garden. There is a run of fitted storage cupboards, a base unit with space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer with roll top work surface and laminate flooring, recessed low voltage lighting, central heating radiator and tv aerial point.

First Floor -

Landing - A beautiful galleried landing flooded with natural light from the stained glass and leaded window to the front aspect. There is a ceiling light point, ceiling cornice, dado rail and doors opening to:

(The door from the landing opens to a spiral staircase leading to the attic room.)

Bedroom One - A double aspect room with upvc double glazed windows to both side and rear aspects. Two ceiling light points, ceiling cornice, central heating radiator and a tv aerial point.

Bedroom Two - Another double aspect room with upvc double glazed windows to the front and side aspects, a wealth of fitted bedroom furniture including wardrobes, drawer stacks and wash basin with vanity storage unit, ceiling light point, ceiling cornice, central heating radiator and wall light point.

Bedroom Three - A double aspect room with upvc double glazed windows to the rear and side aspects, again fitted with a vast array of fitted bedroom furniture including wardrobes and drawer stacks and a wash basin sitting on a vanity storage unit, central heating radiator, ceiling light point, ceiling cornice and wall light point.

Bedroom Four - A upvc double glazed window to the front aspect, fitted wardrobes, ceiling light point, and a central heating radiator.

Bathroom - The bathroom has a spa bath with a double headed shower and folding glazed screen, pedestal wash basin, and two upvc double glazed opaque windows to the rear aspect, partially tiled walls and floor, heated towel rail, recessed low voltage lighting and shaver socket.

Cloakroom - The cloakroom has a mid level flush wc, opaque upvc double glazed window to the rear aspect, ceiling light point with heater and tiled floor.

Second Floor -

Attic Room - This is accessed via a spiral staircase from the first floor landing which has a upvc double glazed window to the front aspect, ceiling light point with fan attachment, central heating radiator, and a wealth of fitted wardrobes and storage cupboards, large loft storage area with light and door to the en suite.

En Suite - A white suite comprising shower cubicle, wash basin sitting on a vanity storage unit and enclosed system wc, tiled walls and floor, central heating radiator, ceiling light point and extractor fan.

Outside -

Garage - The garage was a double tandem garage but a rear section has been taken for the garden room. The remaining garage has the space of a double garage at the front with two electrically operated up and over doors with one side continuing in to a tandem garage at the rear. There is power and lighting and gated personnel door to the rear garden.

Garden Room / Office - This room is partially converted from the garage which has very useful extra living space currently used as a home office and play room with upvc double glazed french doors and windows leading on to the garden, ceiling light point and power and heating.

Rear & Side - The property has a resin and stone driveway, parking for a number of vehicles with wrought iron gates leading on to Friary Avenue itself. There is gated access to the rear garden which is a lawned garden that wraps around the entire property with patio seating areas, established beds and hedged and wall boundaries.

Downes & Daughters Ltd. wishes to emphasize that all property particulars do not constitute part of an offer or a contract. All statements contained herein are made without responsibility on the part of Downes & Daughters. They are not to be relied on as statements or representation of fact and intending purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or other wise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained on these particulars including room measurements. The mention of any appliances and/or services within these sales particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.


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10 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Lichfield City (0.3 mi)
  • Lichfield Trent Valley (1.4 mi)
  • Shenstone (2.7 mi)
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5 Main Street Whittington Lichfield WS14 9JU

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Nearest stations

  • Lichfield City (0.3 mi)
  • Lichfield Trent Valley (1.4 mi)
  • Shenstone (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Downes and Daughters, Lichfield

5 Main Street Whittington Lichfield WS14 9JU

01543 737043 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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