4 bedroom town house for sale

Chantry Road, Moseley

Sold STC £495,000

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Tenure: Freehold

A superb 4 storey modern town house, enjoying a wonderful south facing aspect overlooking Moseley Park, whilst also set in a most convenient and sought after residential location, well placed for access to Moseley Village. The spacious and well laid out accommodation is set over four floors, extending to just under 2000 sq.ft. (185 sq.m.) and briefly comprises; Large covered entrance porch, reception hall, open plan fitted kitchen/dining/breakfast room, and a fine lower ground floor sitting room with access out onto the terrace and gardens, a utility/laundry room and cloakroom. On the first floor a landing leads off to a study/single bedroom 5, two further bedrooms, a family bathroom and en suite shower room. A second floor landing leads to the master bedroom with en suite shower, and bedroom 2, also served by an en suite shower room. Garage/store, off road parking for one car on the front drive and attractive south facing rear garden.  

SITUATION Moseley is located less than three miles from Birmingham City Centre and has been considered a fashionable area of the city since the turn of the last century. It now has two conservation areas containing fine Victorian and Edwardian houses set on attractive tree lined roads. Moseley Village has a choice of bars and restaurants and a variety of convenience shopping which, combined with excellent local schools and leisure facilities, make it one of Birmingham's most sought after suburbs.

As well as its close proximity to the City Centre, Moseley is also ideally located for access to the Midlands motorway network. Junction 6 of the M6 is approximately 6 miles to the north, Junction 3 of the M42 is approximately 6 miles to the south, and Junction 3 of the M5 is approximately 8 miles to the west.

Local schools are of considerable merit and include Moseley Church of England Primary School, King David Primary School, King Edward's Grammar School, King Edward's School for Boys, and King Edward's High School for Girls. Further excellent independent schools can be found in nearby Edgbaston and include West House, Hallfield, Edgbaston High School for Girls, Blue Coat, and The Priory School.

Moseley is fortunate to have a wealth of beautiful parks and public open spaces within easy reach. Nearby Cannon Hill Park offers vast areas of open space, a 5 acre woodland area, tennis courts, lakes, beautiful flower beds and a wonderful collection of trees.

The property is situated on what is considered one of the best roads within Moseley, and is also located immediately adjacent to the excellent Moseley Park and Pool, which is an 11 acre private park set around a beautiful lake. A secure gate to the side of the development gives easy access into the park. Membership to the park costs approximately £40 per annum and, for an additional fee, membership to the Chantry Tennis Club and Moseley Park Angling Club is also available.

In addition the nearby Highbury Park comprises some 42 acres of mature parkland set in the grounds of Joseph Chamberlain's former residence, Highbury Hall. Other parks in the vicinity include Kings Heath Park, Swanhurst Park, Billesley Common, and Selly Park. In addition Moseley and Edgbaston Golf Clubs are both situated within 2 miles of the property, and the recently revamped Edgbaston cricket ground is less than a mile away. 

DESCRIPTION 'Russell House', 16a Chantry Road is a beautifully presented modern town house, being one of only 3 similar houses in this small exclusive development, which was constructed by a private developer only around 10 years ago. The present vendors have made some further improvements to the house, which now offers carefully planned and versatile living space, set over 4 floors, and is flooded with natural light, whilst enjoying a delightful southerly aspect to the rear overlooking Moseley Park. Of particular note is the magnificent open plan kitchen/dining/breakfast room on the ground floor level, which forms a most practical everyday living area for modern day family living, and with access out onto a private balcony, with a stunning outlook over the south facing garden and Moseley Park.

The property offers spacious and well laid out living accommodation, set over four floors, and the excellent layout also provides a good deal of flexibility in its final use.

Extending to some 1958 sq.ft. (182 sq. m.), the well-appointed accommodation comprises:  

On the Ground Floor A large covered porch leads through an obscure double glazed front door, with matching glazed side panel, into the reception hall. There is a useful cloaks area and quality exposed wood floor, whilst opening out directly into the superb open plan fitted kitchen/dining/breakfast room. The main dining/breakfast room continues with the quality exposed wood floor, and has a delightful southerly aspect giving ample natural light, with double glazed French doors leading out onto the private railed balcony terrace, providing a wonderful al fresco seating area.

The superb fitted kitchen area has a range of base and wall mounted cupboards, ample work surface space and breakfast bar, a one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit, and appliances to include a gas 5 ring hob with extractor fan over, Neff double oven and grill, Bosch integrated dishwasher, as well as an integrated fridge and separate freezer.  

On the Lower Ground Floor A staircase continues down to the lower ground hall with a built in under stairs storage cupboard, access door through to the garage, cloakroom and also a utility/laundry room, with fitted base and wall mounted cupboards, sink unit and plumbing for a washing machine and dryer. The hall also continues into the fine sitting room, having a feature central fireplace with a stone surround, a black marble hearth and a gas coal effect stove, whilst French doors open out onto the south facing rear terrace and garden beyond.  

On the First Floor A landing area has a useful built in store/linen cupboard, and also leads to a home office/study, with French doors and Juliet balcony to the south facing rear aspect, and which could also be utilised as a fifth bedroom. There are two double bedrooms on this floor, bedroom 3 having an en suite shower room, as well as there being a separate family bathroom.  

On the Second Floor A landing leads off to the master bedroom suite, with French doors and a Juliet balcony to the south facing rear aspect, enjoying a fine view over to Moseley Park, and which is served by an en suite shower room. Also on this floor is bedroom 2, which again has the benefit of an en suite shower room. 

OUTSIDE At the front of the house a driveway provides parking for one car, in addition to giving access to the garage/store. The well maintained gardens are situated to the rear of the property, and enjoy a delightful south facing aspect. The paved back terrace offers an excellent seating area, and continues onto a level lawn beyond.  

GENERAL INFORMATION The property is 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. Gas fired central heating and double glazed windows.

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. Telephone No: 0121 454 6930. Regulated by RICS. 

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Nearest stations

  • Five Ways (1.6 mi)
  • Bordesley (1.7 mi)
  • Small Heath (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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