5 bedroom terraced house for sale

Oakwood Drive, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS8

Sold STC £399,950

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

An imposing stone fronted Edwardian family home of great charm and character, providing spacious, light and stylish five bedroom, three bathroom accommodation including a stunning dining kitchen and luxury bathrooms. Peacefully located on an established tree lined street, adjacent to mature woodland, the first rate accommodation comprises; impressive reception hall, large sitting room, stylish dining kitchen with Baumatic appliances, study that leads to the timber deck, master suite of double bedroom, dressing room and shower room, four further bedrooms, luxury house bathroom and further shower room to the second floor. To the basement, extending beneath the whole property, is a range of utility and storage rooms that could easily be converted to provide further living accommodation (subject to consents).

Oakwood Drive, retaining attractive original features such as sash windows, staircase balustrades as well as internal and external doors, is located just a short walk from the independent shops, cafes and restaurants on Oakwood Parade, with the Tesco supermarket also nearby. The 700 acre Roundhay Park is within walking distance, as is the highly regarded Roundhay high school.

With original sash windows throughout, apart from a couple of PVCu windows fitted to the bathroom and shower room. Gas fired central heating and security alarm system.

To the ground floor: Attractive reception hall
Panelled front entrance door, with obscured windows over and to either side. Staircase to the first floor with turned balustrade and newel post. Wood effect laminate flooring, two wall light points, ceiling coving and picture rail. Radiator with a decorative pierced cover. Door to the cellars.

Attractive sitting room 21 ft 5 x 11 ft 6
Three sash windows to the front, and sash windows to the side. This delightful room enjoys a pleasant outlook towards the neighbouring mature woodland. Two ceiling lights, coving and picture rail. Woodburning stove set within an attractive fireplace with stone hearth and painted timber surround. Bookshelves, with cupboards beneath, are fitted to either side of the chimney breast, providing useful storage.

Stylish dining kitchen 15 ft 3 x 15 ft 3
With a bay window to the front, having sash windows and plantation style shutters. Ceramic tiled floor, ceiling light and fitted throughout with Baumatic appliances. Base and wall cupboards, with a soft close action, high quality work surfaces and splashbacks, and countertop lighting. 1 bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Baumatic integrated appliances including; undercounter fridge and freezer, dishwasher, induction hob with extractor over, and finally an eye level oven and microwave. A superb room, with high quality fittings and ample space for a large dining table.

Study 15 ft 3 x 8 ft 4
Window to the side, part glazed PVCu door to the timber deck outside. Ceiling light.

To the first floor: Landing
Staircase to the second floor, ceiling light and coving.

Master suite
Bedroom 15 ft 4 (extending to 22 ft into the dressing room) x 12 ft 8
Two sash windows to the front. Ceiling light, coving and picture rail. Walk in dressing room with a sash window to the front, beech laminate flooring, ceiling light and coving. Extensive hanging space and shelving.

Luxury ensuite shower room
Obscured PVCu window to the side. With Duravit fittings, including a concealed flush wc and vanity wash basin with cupboard beneath and mirror over. Oversized 1000mm walk in shower with glass door, overhead power shower with thermostatic control and fully tiled walls with glass tile detailing. Recessed ceiling spotlights, extractor and shaver point.

Bedroom 2 11 ft 8 x 10 ft 5
Two sash windows to the front. Ceiling light, coving and picture rail.

Bedroom 3 11 ft 7 x 10 ft 8
Sash window to the side, overlooking mature woodland. Ceiling light, coving and picture rail.

Superb house bathroom
Obscured PVCu window to the side. Furnished with Villeroy & Bosch, Duravit and Hansgroh fittings. Deep bath set within a limestone tiled surround, with a hand held shower attachment. Low suite wall mounted wc, wall mounted wash basin and glass walk in shower cubicle with shower fitting and thermostatic control. Part limestone tiled walls and splashbacks, recessed ceiling spotlights, extractor and mirror over the sink with shaver point to the side. Traditional bathroom radiator with chromed towel rails.

To the second floor: Landing
Velux rooflight, ceiling light.

Bedroom 4
23 ft 3 x 11 ft extending to 21 ft 6 maximum
A fantastic L-shaped room, allowing split use as, for example, a study or sitting area. Five large Velux rooflights, creating a great sense of space and light. Beech laminate flooring, two sash widows to the front and ceiling light.

Bedroom 5 10 ft x 8 ft 3
Velux rooflight to the side. Ceiling light.

Shower room
Velux rooflight to the side. Fully tiled walk in shower cubicle with Triton electric shower. Low suite wc and wash basin with mosaic tiled splashback. Ceiling light, extractor and shaver point.

To the cellars: AGENT'S NOTE: It goes without saying, that these cellars provide an excellent opportunity for conversion to additional living accommodation, if required. This would be subject to building and planning consents.

Ceiling light, doors to utility/stores.

Utility room 15 ft 2 x 12 ft 6
Quarry tiled floor, fully tiled walls and fitted with a range of cupboards with work surfaces. Stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Plumbing for a washing machine and freestanding gas central heating boiler. Ceiling light. Stepped access to garage.

Store 1 15 ft 4 x 8 ft 8
Ceiling light, fitted cupboard and extensive shelving.

Workshop/store 8 ft x 7 ft 6
Ceiling light, extensive shelving. Leading to:

Store 2 13 ft 5 x 11 ft 5
Shelving, ceiling light. Part of the room is at a reduced ceiling height.

Oakwood Drive is approached from the front by a private gated driveway to the side, being stone paved and gravelled, and leading to the attached garage with electric roller door. The drive offers parking for two cars which means off street parking for four cars in total (one in garage, one on garden drive and two in main drive at the side). To the boundaries is a stone wall and railings. Stone steps lead to the attractive open entrance porch, with original decorative woodwork and rosemary tiled roof. The front garden is stocked with attractive, established shrubs; a pleasant external timber deck, ideal for sitting out, is accessed from the study.

From our office, turn left on to Street Lane, and continue to the Oakwood Clock traffic lights. Continue ahead on to Oakwood Lane, and Oakwood Drive is the second turning on the right. The property is on the left hand side, identified by a Morfitt Shaw estate agent board.

Agent's notes: The property is freehold. All mains services are provided. Viewing strictly by appointment only. Council tax band:C.

Conveyancing: We have conducted a survey of over forty conveyancers in the Leeds area. We used these results to appoint three local solicitors to our panel. All three were placed in the best eight for lowest fees. As well as offering good value for money, they are very reliable, quick and effective. Please call us for details.

Residential & buy-to-let mortgages: We can help you whatever your requirements and circumstances, whether you are a first time buyer, or wishing to remortgage to a preferential rate. We have researched the market on your behalf, and appointed an excellent local independent mortgage consultants, authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. They can provide preferential financial products, from major names, which are not available through other channels such as retail, direct marketing or even the internet.

Are you selling? We offer free, no obligation valuation and market appraisals. Please call us on 0113 393 0113.

These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate, are set out as a general outline and are only intended as 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 employed by Morfitt Shaw Estate Agents Leeds has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect of the property. Photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any item shown is included for sale with the property. Prospective purchasers are advised to inspect the property and commission an expert report where appropriate.

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Nearest stations

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  • Leeds (2.8 mi)
  • Burley Park (3.2 mi)
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  • Burley Park (3.2 mi)
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