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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Norman Road, Bournville, Birmingham, West Midlands, B31 2EP

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Property Description

Key features

  • Unique and stunning period property
  • Quick access to the University/QE
  • 6 double bedrooms, 3 Receptions + Cellar
  • Impressive master suite
  • Opulent and luxurious interiors
  • Driveway and plenty of street parking
  • Within catchment for excellent schools

Full description

An outstanding and unique character 6 bedroom house which is in a quiet location but close to amenities. The detached residence, also known as Oak House was built by a prominent local politician and dignitary in 1894. The house remained a significant residence until its conversion to flats in the 1970s. Oak House was restored to its former glory by the current owners in 2011 and is a substantial house, arranged over 4 generous floors. The interiors retain a number of original features sympathetically incorporated into a lavish modern interior design. It features stunning accommodation with high ceilings, bright interiors and an exceptionally high-quality finish throughout.
On the ground floor, the inner hall leads to a spacious open hallway (with Minton tiled flooring throughout) of which there are 3 large reception rooms (2 boasting open fires and feature surrounds). It also leads to a large, well laid out bespoke, stylish & modern kitchen diner incorporating a spacious dining area. The 3rd reception room has fully glazed doors providing a light and airy environment and lead out to the tranquil patio and lawn beyond which is perfect for outdoor entertaining and relaxation. On the first floor, there is a large landing with built in bookcases with access to 3 large double bedrooms together with a modern well-proportioned family bathroom. The master suite is extremely well presented having a private dressing room and ensuite bathroom (His and Hers sinks, roll top bath, separate double shower). The 2nd floor has self contained accommodation comprises of 3 further large bedrooms (with the largest versatile enough for a bedroom/study or sitting room) and a modern bathroom.The property also benefits from bespoke double glazed windows by local artisan Chris Chipps. To the front of the property there is a driveway. There is also a large cellar which is ideal for storage or has potential to be converted.
Norman Road is situated just off B4121 (Bunbury Road) in the desirable Bournville and is only a few minutes walk to local shops and amenities. The property is also within easy reach of all Birmingham Hospitals and Universities. Public transport is nearby with a range of buses travelling into the City Centre and the nearest train station is only a 5 minute walk away. The surrounding area offers excellent state and independent schools for all ages including St Laurence Primary School, and Kings Norton Boys and Girls schools. Recreational amenities of particular note include, Rowheath Pavilion Edgbaston & Harborne Golf Clubs, Edgbaston Priory Lawn Tennis & Squash Club, a yachting club on Woodbrooke Road, the Warwickshire County Cricket Ground and the world famous Cadbury World.

Dining Room 
16' 0'' x 14' 0'' (4.88m x 4.27m)
Having feature stone fireplace with gas fire and grate, double glazed bay window to the side, double glazed window to the front and picture rail

Bedroom Two 
15' 8'' x 14' 6'' (4.8m x 4.42m)
Having central heating radiator, fireplace and double glazed sash windows to two sides

Superb En-suite 
12' 0'' x 8' 2'' (3.66m x 2.51m)
Having feature roll top bath, double shower cubicle with shower fitment, his and hers wash basins, WC suite, central heating radiator, chrome heated towel rail, double glazed window and boiler cupboard housing the gas fired central heating boiler

Dressing Room 
14' 0'' x 4' 0'' (4.27m x 1.22m)
Having open plan wardrobes

Having paneled bath, wash basin, low WC suite and double glazed sash window

Bedroom Three 
14' 2'' x 13' 9'' (4.32m x 4.22m)
Having central heating radiator, fireplace and two double glazed sash windows

Having double glazed window to the side, central heating radiator and doors to

Bathroom Three 
Having white suite of paneled bath, pedestal wash basin, low WC suite, shower cubicle with shower fitment, chrome central heating ladder and double glazed window

Bedroom Four 
14' 2'' x 11' 6'' (4.34m x 3.51m)
Having central heating radiator, cast iron fireplace and double glazed window to the rear

Bedroom Five 
18' 11'' x 14' 2'' (5.79m x 4.34m)
Having central heating radiator and double glazed window to the front

Bedroom Six 
10' 0'' x 8' 9'' (3.05m x 2.67m)
Having central heating radiator and double glazed bow window to the side

Spacious and ideal for storage

Driveway To The Front 
Providing off street car parking and being approached by a shared driveway to the side

Rear Garden 
Having attractive terrace, lawn and surrounding flower beds

Master Bedroom One 
16' 0'' x 14' 2'' (4.88m x 4.34m)
Having two central heating radiators, three double glazed sash windows and door to

Family Room 
12' 2'' x 10' 2'' (3.73m x 3.12m)
Having central heating radiator, double glazed window and timber double glazed double doors leading to the garden

Family Breakfast Kitchen 
14' 9'' x 14' 0'' (4.5m x 4.27m)
Having one and a half bowl sink unit with extensive range of fitted wall and base cupboards and drawers with work surfaces, large sliding larder cupboard, integrated dishwasher and freezer, central heating radiator, built in dresser, tiled floor, two double glazed sash windows, cast iron fireplace and tiled floor

Spacious Landing 
Having central heating radiator, double glazed sash window to the rear and doors to

Enclosed Porch 
Having tiled floor, door to front and further door with stained and leaded light window leading to the elegant reception hall.

Reception Hall 
Having attractive Minton tiled floor, central Heating radiator, glazed door leading to the rear garden and further doors to the cellar

Guests Cloakroom and Toilet 
Having low WC suite, pedestal wash basin, Minton tiled floor, tiled walls, central heating radiator and double glazed sash window

Drawing Room 
18' 2'' x 14' 2'' (5.56m x 4.34m)
Having feature fireplace with open grate, central heating radiator, wide double glazed bay window to the side and double glazed window to the front

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 November 2016


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