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5 bedroom detached house for sale

James Street, Penkhull, ST4 5HR

Sold STC £500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • NO UPWARD CHAIN
  • PRIVATE PEACEFUL GARDEN
  • 5 DOUBLE BEDROOMS
  • MASTER WITH EN-SUITE
  • FOUR RECEPTION ROOMS
  • UTILITY
  • DOWNSTAIRS GUEST W.C.
  • OUT BUILDING PROVIDES HOME OFFICE / GRANNY FLAT OPPORTUNITY
  • DRIVEWAY FOR MULTIPLE CARS
  • EPC RATING E

Full description

HISTORIC VICTORIAN GENTLEMANS RESIDENCE - Packed with character, space and class!


Presented in immaculate condition, with a long and rich history, this breath-taking residence originally built circa 1876 by local entrepreneur James Robinson owner of Robinson and Leadbeater Pottery as a beacon of his success. Designed to impress guests with high ceilings, grand entrance halls, multiple reception rooms and also to provide a functional welcoming home for a large family. This outstanding property retains many original features and the thanks to the restoration works of the current owners the property now provides a spectacular living space.

Rarely available on the open market, this unique and simply stunning double fronted 5 bedroom Victorian house benefits from a number of period features, private garden and approximately 2890sq ft of accommodation. Available chain free the property comprises entrance hall, living room, sitting room, dining room, breakfast room opening to large kitchen, utility, guest cloakroom W.C. First floor accommodation includes master bedroom with en-suite bathroom with Jacuzzi bath and spa steam shower, four further bedrooms, family bathroom, separate WC. The property also has a spacious basement with two rooms, one currently acts as a wine cellar. An additional detached outhouse with conservatory offers the possibility of a home working environment or further conversion to a granny flat.

HISTORY
1871 - Land purchased by Knight & Udall
1878 - The property was built by James Robinson local entrepreneur as the family home for his wife, five children and two servants
1965 - The property was owned by Michelin and was home to their French Directors, later the property was used as a language school for their employees to learn English and French.
1986 - The current owners purchased the property and began sympathetically restoring the property to produce the grand period property we see today.

Don't miss out on this fabulous opportunity to purchase this brilliant family home! An early viewing is advised.

To arrange your accompanied viewing, please call Hunters on 01782 626 522.


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29 April 2016

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