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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Elm Road, Didsbury, Manchester

Sold STC £1,500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Magnificent Residence.
  • Double fronted detached.
  • Luxury master suite.
  • Spectacular living kitchen.
  • Many Victorian features.
  • Converted lower floor.
  • Beautiful gardens.
  • Prestigious Blackburn Park.

Full description

A MAGNIFICENT DOUBLE FRONTED VICTORIAN DETACHED RESIDENCE WITH HALF BLACK AND WHITE TIMBERED ELEVATIONS AND A FULLY CONVERTED LOWER FLOOR, LOCATED WITHIN THE EXCLUSIVE BLACKBURN PARK CONSERVATION AREA. 4309 sq ft. Retaining many original features highlights include a grand reception hall; drawing room; spectacular bespoke kitchen with pantry opening into the dining room with balcony; fully converted lower floor with music room, two bedrooms, utility & courtyard garden; four luxury double bedrooms served by three ensuite's; family bathroom. Westerly facing gardens.

Reception Hall - Central to the ground floor a grand entrance area with a panelled hardwood door with stained double glazed panes inset with similar windows either side and ribbon windows over. High coved ceiling. Solid wooden floors. Dado rail surround. Period style radiator. Wall plated light switches. Turning staircase with a white painted solid wooden handrail with spindles and turned newel post allowing access to the first floor accommodation. Low voltage spotlights. Panelled door through to recessed cloaks with pegs and useful storage above and below. A well crafted staircase allowing access down to the lower floor. Solid panelled doors with authentic door furniture allowing access to the ground floor accommodation. Open plan into the extended living kitchen and dining room. Access to a bespoke lift serving the lower, middle and first floors of the property. Feature internal door through to washroom.

Washroom - Fitted with a high cistern W.C with pulley chain. Wide oval designer wash bowl with tubular chrome mixer tap over. Mirrored oriel window with a deep white painted sill and a period style radiator beneath. Solid wooden floors. Extractor fan.

Drawing Room - An elegantly proportioned and beautifully presented front reception room lit via hardwood double glazed windows, with Queen Ann style leaded panes inset overlooking the frontage, with a radiator beneath. High coved ceiling. Elevated picture rail surround. Fitted with a range of bespoke wall mounted shelving and display sets. Feature living flame gas fire with ornate inset sat upon a stone hearth with a Victorian surround over. Plated light switches and power points. Period style radiator.

Extended Living Kitchen - A spectacular modern living kitchen fitted with a partially vaulted ceiling with elevated double glazed ribbon windows drawing additional light in. Fitted with a comprehensive range of bespoke designer base and eye level units with solid granite worktops over. 'Aga' with three ovens and two hot plates, two conventional ovens with gas hob and a glass back plate over. Solid granite splash backs to the return of all work surfaces with mirrored splash backs over. Concealed lighting to eye level units. Feature island unit with underset double bowl sink units with grooved granite drainer to side and mixer taps over with instant hot water tap. Waste disposal. Raised shelf with solid wooden plinth over. Fully integrated 'Neff' micro wave and 'Miele' dishwasher. Hardwood double glazed French doors allowing access to the elevated sun terrace with double glazed picture windows either side returning along the side and rear elevations with a period style radiator beneath. Ample space for dining. Solid wooden floors. Low voltage spotlights. Open plan through to the dining room. Chrome dimmer switches. Panelled door through to

Pantry - A fabulous additional area fitted with a range of bespoke fitted shelving units and wall units offering considerable additional storage with solid granite work tops over and splash back returns. Solid wooden floors. Low voltage spot lights. Extractor fan.

Dining Room - A magnificent principal reception room lit via a hardwood double glazed bay window with leaded stained glass panes inset over looking tree lined Elm Road with a bespoke fitted seat beneath with trunk storage. High coved ceiling. Low voltage spotlights. Continuation of solid wooden floors. Feature open fire with inset sat upon a quarry tiled hearth with a Victorian surround over. Two period style radiators. Hardwood double glazed French doors allowing direct access to a walk out balcony. Wall plated dimmer switches.

Balcony - Balcony with a stone floor and a contemporary stainless steel surround with glass panes beneath overlooking the lower courtyard and the lawned garden beyond.

Lower Floor - Under stairs offering useful storage. Access to the lift. Period style radiator.

Plant Room - The engine room of the house with twin boilers. Water tank. Fuse boxes. Telephone exchange with light.

Utility Room - Positioned within the lower floor fitted with a range of base and eye level units with solid wooden worktops over with underset Belfast style sink with lever arm taps over and a solid timber grooved drainer to side. Plumbing for the washing machine. Plumbing for the dryer. Solid wooden splash backs to the return of all work surfaces. Space for additional fridge freezers. Hardwood double glazed courtesy door allowing direct access to the courtyard garden. Extractor fan. Low voltage spotlights. Wall mounted heated chrome towel rail. Wooden floors.

Music Room - A beautifully proportioned and well-presented reception room lit via hardwood double glazed French doors allowing access to the courtyard garden with double glazed windows either side. Low voltage spotlights. Immaculate decorative scheme. Feature ethanol fire with inset sat upon a solid slate hearth with a stone surround over. Wooden floors. Radiator. Television point. Telephone point. Pitched skirting boards.

Shower Room - Serving the ground floor a well-appointed shower room fitted with a walk in cubical with a 'Gerberit' chrome shower over with twin showers bespoke alcove and being fully tiled with a mosaic tiled floor and glass door with chrome brackets. Wide oval wash bowl sat upon an upstand with tubular chrome mixer taps above and a tiled splash back with mirror over. Closed cistern W.C. Wooden floors. Wall mounted heated chrome towel rail. Low voltage spotlights. Extractor fan.

Wine Room - With bespoke wine storage and space for a freestanding wine cooler.

Bedroom One - Currently used as a study with a run of four double glazed windows to the rear elevation with a deep sill. Fitted with a comprehensive range of bespoke study furniture with shelving and drawer sets. Television aerial. Telephone point. Two Victorian style radiators. Low voltage spotlights.

Bedroom Two - Lit via a hardwood double glazed window to the front elevation. Low voltage spotlights. Wooden floors. High coved ceiling. Bespoke fitted bedroom furniture along one wall with draw sets. Television aerial. Two wall light points. Victorian style radiator.

Agents Note - Air conditioning units service the first and second floors.

First Floor Landing - Stairs to the second floor with a white painted timber handrail, spindles and turned newel post. Delightful sitting area created by a hardwood double glazed corner bay with a period radiator to side with spotlights over. Airing cupboard with fitted slatted shelves with hardwood double doors. Access to the lift. Wall mounted control panel. Panel doors allowing access to the first floor accommodation.



Master Suite - A luxurious principal bedroom suite lit via a hardwood double glazed leaded window to the front elevation with a fitted seat beneath and a Victorian style radiator. High coved ceiling. Solid wooden floors. Telephone point. Television aerial. Access through to

Dressing Area - Fitted with a range of bespoke fitted wardrobes running along both walls with twin tiered hanging rails and alcove storage with panelled door through to

Shower Room - Beautifully appointed with a CP Hart suite consisting of a walk in wet room with, period style shower with a drench head, slate tiles enclosed via glass panels with chrome brackets. 'His' and 'Hers' pedestal wash hand basins with mixer taps above and tiles behind. Closed cupboard W.C with push button storage over. Hardwood double glazed opaque windows to the rear elevation with handrail beneath. Victorian style radiators. Tiled floor.

Bathroom - Designer 'boat' bath with centrally positioned lever arm mixer taps and telephone style shower over sat within a tiled area inlaid with wooden floors beyond. Wall mounted television. Low voltage spotlights. Additional storage. Lit via two hardwood double glazed windows to the rear elevation. Opening through to

Dressing Area - Hardwood double glazed window with a Victorian style radiator. Wooden floors. Low voltage spotlights. Coving. Additional bespoke fitted wardrobes. Underfloor heating. Double doors allowing access to additional dressing room with bespoke fitted alcove storage with handrail and automatic lights.

Bedroom Two - Lit via a hardwood double glazed window to the front elevation. Low voltage spotlights. Wooden floors. High coved ceiling. Bespoke fitted bedroom furniture along one wall with draw sets. Television aerial. Two wall light points. Victorian style radiator. Panelled door through to

En-Suite Shower Room - Fitted with a CP Hart suite consisting of a walk in wet room with rain head shower and additional hand held shower. Period style fittings with limestone mosaic wall and floor tiles with alcove shelving and an elevated hatch window to side. Extractor fan. Low voltage spotlights. Glass door with chrome fittings. Shaped pedestal wash hand basin with mixer taps above and bathroom cabinet over with strip lights either side. Closed cupboard W.C. Floor tiles. Wall mounted heated chrome towel rail. Shaver point.

Second Floor Landing - A fabulous split level landing with seating area nestled within a hardwood double glazed leaded corner bay window. Warmed by a period style radiator. Loft access point with a large aperture and stairs allowing access to a roof void. Galleried balustrade with a white painted timber handrail. Panel door allowing access to the top floor accommodation.

Bedroom Three - A spectacular double bedroom with a dormer apex roof leading to three hardwood double glazed leaded windows to the front elevation with a Victorian style radiator creating a sitting area. Television aerial. Bespoke fitted eaves furniture with drawer sets and shelving. Solid wooden floors. Hardwood double glazed window to the side elevation. Low voltage spotlights. Panelled door through to

Dressing Room - Fitted with bespoke furniture with hanging rails and alcove shelving. Wooden floors. Spotlights.

En-Suite Shower Room - Fitted with a stylish suite consisting of a fully enclosed cubical with twin showers with chrome controls and glass screens with chrome brackets. Curved wash hand basin with curved vanity storage beneath and a tubular chrome mixer tap over with floating shelving to side. Shaver point. Push button W.C with a double glazed Velux window over. Extensive floor and wall tiles. Wall mounted heated chrome towel rail. Extractor fan. Spotlights.

Bedroom Four - Lit via a hardwood double glazed leaded window with feature angled ceilings either side. Two period style radiators. A hardwood double glazed window to the side elevation with a double glazed Velux window over. Solid wooden flooring. Television aerial. Chrome plated light switches and power points.

Bathroom - Fitted with an immaculate white Duravit suite consisting of a panelled curved bath with centrally positioned mixer taps above and shower over with a protective screen to side. Shaped pedestal wash hand basin with tubular chrome mixer taps above and a lit bathroom cabinet over with tube lighting. Push button W.C. Ceramic extensive use of tiles to the floor and walls. Double glazed Velux window with a wall mounted CP Hart towel rail beneath. Extractor fan. Spotlights.

Externally - The residence is approached via a block paved drive way, accessed via remote controlled gates allowing access to ample off street parking, enclosed by a privet hedge and a low wall with fencing over.
Accessed from the music room and the utility room is a delightful Indian stone flagged courtyard garden with ample space for table and chairs with white rendered Mediterranean style walls with glass panes and stainless steel handrails over. Turning steel staircase with stone steps allowing access to the main garden. Three external wall light points.
To the rear is an elevated terrace with a contemporary glass surround suitable for summer entertaining, enjoying afternoon and evening sunshine. There are steps down to a south westerly facing lawned garden with manicured borders stocked with flowers and fruit trees enclosed via latticed fencing. In addition the rear is fully enclosed which is bound to appeal to families with children and pets as well as professionals. Large garden shed.

These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for guidance and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements of representation of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. No person in this firms employment has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect of the property.


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Nearest stations

  • Burnage (1.0 mi)
  • East Didsbury (1.1 mi)
  • Mauldeth Road (1.5 mi)
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Philip James Kennedy, Didsbury

679-681 Wilmslow Road, Didsbury, Manchester M20 6RA

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Philip James Kennedy, Didsbury

679-681 Wilmslow Road, Didsbury, Manchester M20 6RA

0161 468 0407 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Burnage (1.0 mi)
  • East Didsbury (1.1 mi)
  • Mauldeth Road (1.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Philip James Kennedy, Didsbury

679-681 Wilmslow Road, Didsbury, Manchester M20 6RA

0161 468 0407 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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