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8 bedroom detached house for sale

Westfield Road, Edgbaston

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Tenure: Freehold

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.

52 Westfield Road is a substantial detached house with accommodation set over three floors (plus cellar) extending to some 5,120 sq ft (475 sq.m). The property is in need of considerable repair and modernisation but offers an incoming purchaser a huge amount of potential to create a fabulous family home in this most desired location.

For those looking for something really special, the property comes with the benefit of planning permission for a remarkable new house of over 12,000 sq ft (1,115 sq.m.). The key details of the application can be viewed via the Agent's website: or full details can be downloaded via Birmingham City Council's Planning Portal website: (click on "view planning applications and documents" then click "Access Planning Online" followed by "Application Number Search". The application number to use is: 2015/07283/PA).

Please note that the property is situated on the Calthorpe Estate and is subject to the Estate's Scheme of Management under which their consent will be required for the development. Please contact the Agent for further details.

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. NB All services/appliances have not and will not be tested.

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 November 2016

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