6 bedroom semi-detached house for saleLangham Road, Bowdon, Cheshire
Under Offer £849,950
A semi-detached Victorian house with exceptional proportions retaining much of the original character, standing in an elevated position set well back from the road and enjoying stunning views towards the Cheshire Plain. Generous living space. Gas central heating. Detached garage. The accommodation briefly comprises entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, dining kitchen, utility room, cloakroom/WC, master bedroom with en-suite shower room/WC, guest bedroom with en-suite shower room/WC, 3 further double bedrooms and a family bathroom/WC. The basement has been converted to include a self-contained au pair suite.
Description - Built in the Victorian era this semi-detached property stands in an elevated position set well back from the road and enjoys views towards the Cheshire Plain.
Typical of the era the interior features tall ceilings, moulded cornices and panelled doors together with working sash shutters and original fireplaces all of which combine to create a delightful interior. Our clients have extended the property to incorporate a dining kitchen with dual aspect bi-fold doors to the stone paved rear terrace.
The accommodation is arranged over four floors and an L shaped entrance hall with mahogany handrail spindle balustrade staircase provides access to the two reception rooms and the dining kitchen beyond. Benefitting from a basement conversion additional space has been created and previously utilised as an au pair suite consisting of a bedroom with private access, a shower room/WC and an additional reception room.
To the first floor the accommodation has been re-planned to create a master bedroom with en-suite shower room/WC and there are two further double bedrooms and a family bathroom/WC. Completing the accommodation and positioned on the second floor there are two double bedrooms one of which benefits from an en-suite shower room/WC.
Externally in addition to the driveway with parking beyond remote electrically operated gates there is a detached garage.
The location is also ideal forming part of the conservation area with properties of similar age and varying design forming a superb setting that is also well placed for the village of Hale with its range of individual shops, restaurants and bars and beyond the market town of Altrincham and Metro Link providing a commuter service into Manchester and surrounding areas. Bowdon is also well placed for the surrounding network of motorways and benefits from highly regarded primary and secondary schools.
Accommodation: Ground Floor -
Entrance Hall - Approached through an opaque glazed hardwood front door with spindle balustrade staircase to the first floor. Stairs to the lower ground floor. Cornice. Two radiators.
Sitting Room - 17'7 x 16'8 into the bay (5.36m x 5.08m into the b - With the focal point of a period fireplace with 'living flame' gas fire set within a tiled surround and tiled hearth. Angular bay with timber framed double glazed sash windows to the front. Cornice. Picture rail. Radiator.
Dining Room - 17'11 x 14 into the bay (5.46m x 0.36m into the ba - Featuring a marble fireplace with tiled hearth. Angular bay with timber framed sash windows complete with shutters to the side and timber framed sash window to the front. Picture rail. Dado rail. Cornice. Two wall light points. Radiator.
Dining Kitchen: Kitchen Area - 23'11 x 20'6 maximum measurements (7.29m x 6.25m m - Fitted with a range of contemporary cream coloured wall and base units beneath heat resistant work surfaces with inset 1 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap and tiled splashback. Integrated appliances include an electric oven, microwave, dishwasher and five ring gas hob with chrome extractor hood above. Space for an American style fridge/freezer. Breakfast bar. Double glazed timber framed window to the rear complete with shutters. Understairs storage cupboard. Tiled floor. Radiator.
Dining Area - Forming part of the extension with the continuation of the tiled flooring and featuring dual aspect double glazed bi-fold doors to the paved rear terrace. Four Velux windows. Entry phone. Radiator.
Utility Room - 6'2 x 5'11 (1.88m x 1.80m) - Matching wall and base units beneath heat resistant work surfaces with inset stainless steel drainer sink with mixer tap. Recess for an automatic washing machine. Extractor.
Rear Hall - Hardwood opaque double glazed door to the side. Velux window. Two wall light points. Radiator.
Cloakroom/Wc - 6'7 x 4'7 (2.01m x 1.40m) - With a white/chrome suite comprising low level WC and semi recessed wash hand basin with mixer tap. Opaque double glazed window to the side. Tiled floor. Extractor. Radiator.
Au Pair Suite/Bedroom 6 - 18'3 x 16'4 into the bay (5.56m x 4.98m into the b - Matching wall and base units beneath heat resistant work surfaces with inset stainless steel drainer sink with mixer tap and tiled splashback. PVCu double glazed door to the front. PVCu double glazed window to the side. Low voltage recessed lighting. Two radiators.
Shower Room/Wc - 12'9 x 4'8 (3.89m x 1.42m) - With a white/chrome suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and tiled shower enclosure with electric shower. Low voltage recessed lighting. Extractor. Radiator.
Family Room - 17'11 x 13'5 (5.46m x 4.09m) - Currently used as a music room with PVCu double glazed window to the side. Boiler. Radiator.
Wine Cellar - 8'8 x 5'11 (2.64m x 1.80m) - An additional storage room with light and power.
First Floor: Split Level Landing - Spindle balustrade with mahogany handrail and continuation of the staircase to the second floor.
Master Suite -
Bedroom 1 - 17'7 x 14'2 into the bay (5.36m x 4.32m into the b - With a comprehensive range of fitted wardrobes with hanging rails and shelving and marble fireplace within an attractive tiled surround and hearth. Angular bay with timber framed double glazed sash windows that enjoy far reaching views over the Cheshire Plain. Cornice and picture rail. Laminate wood flooring. Two wall light points. Radiator.
En-Suite - 7'7 x 5'5 (2.31m x 1.65m) - Fitted with a white/chrome suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and corner shower enclosure with multi jet shower. Tiled floor with underfloor heating and tiled walls. Timber framed opaque double glazed sash window to the side. Low voltage recessed lighting. Extractor. Chrome heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2 - 16'1 x 12'10 (4.90m x 3.91m) - Original cast iron fireplace and built in storage with shelving. Timber framed sash windows to the side and rear. Three wall light points. Radiator.
Bedroom 3 - 14'3 x 13'11 (4.34m x 4.24m) - Period fireplace with tiled surround. Timber framed double glazed sash window to the front. Timber framed double glazed window to the side. Cornice and picture rail. Radiator.
Family Bathroom/Wc - 9'6 x 6'11 (2.90m x 2.11m) - WIth a white/chrome suite comprising low level WC, vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap and storage beneath, panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment with screen above. Timber framed sash window to the side. Partially tiled walls and tiled floor. Low voltage recessed lighting. Chrome heated towel rail.
Second Floor: Landing - Spindle balustrade. Skylight.
Bedroom 4 - 23' maximum x 13 (7.01m maximum x 0.33m) - Built in storage cupboard with shelving. Timber framed sash window to the rear and timber framed window to the side. Laminate wood flooring. Three wall light points. Radiator.
En-Suite - 8'2 x 6'3 (2.49m x 1.91m) - With a white/chrome suite comprising low level WC, semi recessed wash hand basin with storage beneath and tiled corner shower enclosure with electric shower. Tiled floor with underfloor heating and partially tiled walls. Opaque timber framed sash window to the side. Low voltage recessed lighting. Extractor. Chrome heated towel rail.
Bedroom 5 - 14'3 x 14'3 (4.34m x 4.34m) - Laminate wood flooring. Timber framed sash window to the side. Radiator.
Box Room - 14' x 8'2 (4.27m x 2.49m) - Providing additional storage with light and power.
Outside: Detached Garage - With remote controlled electrically operated roller door. Further access to the driveway. Light and power.
To the rear of the property off road parking is provided within the driveway beyond remote controlled electrically operated gates. Steps lead down to the stone paved terrace featuring an integrated lighting system at floor level and wall mounted down lighters. Raised flowerbeds complete the attractive seating area.
To the front of the property landscaped gardens laid mainly to lawn with mature trees and shrubs providing a high degree of privacy benefit from a southerly aspect to enjoy the sun throughout most of the day. A pathway with the continuation of the external lighting system leads down to the gated pedestrian access provided from Langham Road.
Services - All mains services are connected.
Possession - Vacant possession upon completion.
Tenure - We are informed the property is Freehold and free from chief rent. This should be verified by your solicitor.
Council Tax - Band G
Note - No appliances, fixtures and fittings have been inspected and purchasers are recommended to obtain their own independent advice.
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