4 bedroom detached house for saleThe Hattons, 181, Penn Road, Penn, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV3
Sold STC £515,000
A particularly elegant and substantial residence standing well back from the Penn Road
in a screened and shielded position with stunning gardens
and a large plot of just over 0.5 acres in total
Location - The Hattons stands in a superb position within fine gardens and grounds and is approached over a long, sweeping driveway.
The property stands in an accessible and popular location within easy reach of the wide-ranging local facilities available in Penn itself whilst the further, more extensive amenities of the City Centre are within easy reach.
Regular bus services run along the length of the Penn Road and the area is well served by schooling of repute in both sectors.
Description - The Hattons is a fine, detached house with elevations of architectural interest and is built of miniature brick over two storeys beneath a pitched, tile clad roof. The front elevation is particularly handsome with a prominent, two-storey gable with timbered roof section above.
Internally the house benefits from rooms of superb proportions which are typical of a house of this period. The house would benefit from a scheme of modernisation which affords buyers the opportunity to create a house to their own particular style, tastes and preferences. There is currently a lift between the main bedroom and the drawing room.
Accommodation - A glazed and leaded front door with matching side and over-panels set within an open PORCH leads into the superb RECEPTION HALL with a particularly fine staircase with cast-iron balustrading sweeping to the first floor and a GUEST CLOAKROOM with wc and pedestal basin, part-tiled walls, coved ceiling and a leaded side window. In the hall there is ceiling coving, a decorative ceiling rose and panelled double doors opening into the excellent DRAWING ROOM which is a room of notable proportions with a full-width and corner leaded window to the front together with a leaded window to the rear, an original marble fireplace with Baxi grate with arched and uplit display recesses to either side with cupboards beneath, ceiling coving and wiring for wall lights. The DINING ROOM has a walk-in, leaded bay window to the front together with a further leaded side window, an original art-deco style marble fireplace, wiring for wall lights and ceiling coving. A glazed door with glazed fanlight above opens into the KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM which incorporates a galley kitchen area with a range of wall and base mounted cupboards, stainless steel sink, gas hob with filtration unit above and plumbing for a dishwasher together with an informal dining area with ceiling coving. There are two leaded side windows and a door to the LAUNDRY with plumbing for a washing machine, venting for a tumble dryer, a range of base mounted units and stainless steel sink together with an external side door. To the rear of the house is a charming GARDEN ROOM with a leaded window overlooking the rear garden, ceramic tiled floor, fitted storage cupboards and glazed doors opening into the REAR PORCH with doors to the drive.
The curved staircase rises to the large first floor LANDING with a leaded window and recessed STUDY AREA with uplit Gothic-arched display niche set into the wall. The PRINCIPAL SUITE has a particularly large bedroom with leaded windows to three elevations, a wide range of fitted wardrobes with cupboards above, coved ceiling and plaque rail, together with a door opening into a TANDEM ENSUITE with a leaded window to the front, fully tiled shower cubicle, panelled bath, wc and pedestal basin, part-tiled walls and an inter-connecting door to the SECOND BEDROOM which is a large double room in size with a walk-in leaded bay window to the front and further leaded window to the side, ceiling coving, a vanity unit with wash basin and cupboards beneath. The THIRD BEDROOM is a good double room in size with leaded windows to both the side and rear, a vanity unit with wash basin, built-in wardrobes with cupboards above and ceiling coving and there is a FOURTH BEDROOM with leaded windows to two elevations, ceiling coving and a vanity unit with wash basin and cupboards beneath. The HOUSE BATHROOM has a panelled bath, wc, bidet and pedestal basin, part-tiled walls, coved ceiling, a leaded window and a linen cupboard with slatted shelving and hot water cylinder.
Outside - The Hattons stands in a magnificent setting. The house is approached over a sweeping driveway that leads around the back of the house to a parking courtyard with DOUBLE GARAGE. The front garden is particularly impressive in size with sweeping, shaped lawns, particularly well stocked and matured beds and borders with a bank of evergreen trees to the front ensuring privacy from the Penn Road. There is a raised, paved terrace to the front of the house providing a lovely external seating area and to the rear of the property, behind the parking and garage is a superb REAR GARDEN with sweeping lawn, stocked beds and borders, matured green backdrop, seating areas and rockery garden. There is a timber summerhouse and an old stone wall to the rear boundary. There is an external cold water supply and a brick-built garden store.
Services - We are informed by the Vendors that all main services are installed.
COUNCIL TAX BAND G - Wolverhampton CC.
POSSESSION Vacant possession will be given on completion.
VIEWING Please contact the Tettenhall office.
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