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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Albert Road, Hale

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A really lovely and genuinely deceptively spacious Victorian Detached family home, positioned on this enormously desirable road in the heart of Hale Village within walking distance of the shops, bars and eateries and offering wonderful family accommodation extending to approximately 2654 sq ft arranged over four floors including cellars.

The property is well presented throughout, with good specification Kitchen and Bathroom fittings and has a wealth or original features retained to include high corniced ceilings, some lovely leaded stained glass windows, original or reproduction sash windows, attractive fireplaces and an impressive spindle balustrade staircase returning through the floors.

The property provides Three Reception Rooms to the Ground Floor in addition to the Kitchen, has Five Bedrooms over the Two Upper Floors served by Two Bath/Shower Rooms, one being En Suite to the Principal Bedroom, has a further Shower Room to the Ground Floor. The Cellars offer potential to convert, subject to any necessary consents.

This excellent family accommodation is complemented by a delightful, private, walled rear Garden enjoying an East and Side South facing aspect.

A really lovely family sized property in a truly first class location.


Side Entrance to original Entrance Door with inset leaded stained glass windows to the 17' x 6'9" Hall with reproduction Victorian style flooring and having a spindle balustrade staircase leading to the First Floor. Side bay feature with built in cabinet and two inset leaded stained glass windows. Panelled doors give access to the Ground Floor Accommodation. High corniced ceiling.

Cloak Room and Ground Floor Shower Room with a double glazed stained glass window to the front and fitted with a white suite with chrome fittings, providing a corner shower cubicle with thermostatic shower, wash hand basin and WC. Quarry tiling to the floor. Corniced ceiling. Chrome ladder radiator.

16' x 14'4" Lounge with triple glazed windows to the front and rear elevations, the rear overlooking the Gardens with attractive stained glass leaded lights and having a high intricate corniced ceiling. Impressive original fireplace surround with inset tiled fireplace and solid fuel burning fire.

17' x 12'2" Dining Room with triple glazed windows with stained glass leaded lights inset into a full width angled bay to the front and a further double glazed window to the side. Timber fireplace surround with inset marble fireplace. High corniced ceiling.

16' x 9'7" Morning Room, an ideal day to day informal family Living and Dining space with potential to knock through to the adjacent Kitchen, subject to any necessary consents, and with paned French doors giving access to a side patio and onto the rear Garden. Living flame coal effect gas fire with brick surround. Built in book shelving. Stained glass window feature. Doors to the Kitchen and Cellars.

14' x 9'8" Kitchen with double glazed windows to three elevations overlooking the Garden and fitted with an extensive range of oak fronted units with granite worktops over, with an inset double bowl single drainer sink unit. Freestanding Britannia stainless steel Range cooker, which maybe available to the incoming purchaser subject to negotiation, with six gas burners, double ovens and stainless steel extractor fan over. Integrated Neff stainless steel microwave, Miele dishwater. Natural wood flooring. LED lighting.

First Floor 23'9" x 6'9" Spilt Level Landing with two triple glazed windows to the side and with feature triple glazed square bay window and having a continuation of the staircase to the Second Floor. Panelled doors to the Bedroom Accommodation. Linen cupboard. Corniced ceiling.

17' x 15'2" (extending to 19'5") Principal Bedroom One, a delightful room with a high intricate corniced ceiling with full width bay with a three inset triple glazed windows with stained glass leaded lights.

This Room is served by the En Suite Shower Room stylishly appointed with a contemporary suite with branded fitted by Duravit, Grohe and Gerberit with a wet room style shower area with thermostatic shower and drench shower head, wall hung wash hand basin and WC. Extensive tiling to the walls and floor. Double glazed window to the front.

15'10" x 13'2" Bedroom Two with double glazed windows to the front and rear, the rear overlooking the Garden with a stained glass leaded lights. Intricate corniced ceiling.

13'7" x 9'6" Bedroom Three/Study, currently equipped as a Home Study with extensive desking and shelving with a built in wardrobe and double glazed sash window overlooking the rear Garden. Corniced ceiling.

The Bedrooms are served by a Family Bathroom fitted with a contemporary suite in white with chrome fittings, with branded fittings by Geberit, with a double ended bath with mosaic tile surround, circular bowl glass wash hand basin on a glass stand with wall mounted mixer tap, WC and bidet. Wood flooring. Chrome ladder radiator. Double glazed sash window.

Second Floor Landing with wood panelled doors to Two further Bedrooms.

13'6" x 9'4" Bedroom Four with attractive sloping, not restricted ceiling height with a double glazed window enjoying a delightful rear Garden view. Built in cupboard/wardrobe.

10' x 9'7" Bedroom Five with attractive sloping, not restricted ceiling heights and a double glazed sash window to the side. Built in cupboard/wardrobe. Access to roof void storage.

Cellars with a Hall Area to Two Chambers measuring 14'6" x 10'6" overall and 6'5" x 6'5" plus a Utility Area, also housing the central heating and pressurised hot water cistern in addition to plumbing for a washing machine.

We have seen in a neighbouring property the internal brick walls of the Cellar removed to create one substantial Cellar Chamber, converted to provide additional living space, this therefore has such potential, subject to necessary consents.

Externally the front of the property is approached via a double width block paved Driveway with Parking for vehicles side by side and in turn leads to the 19'8" x 10'6"Attached Single Garage with a courtesy door to the Gardens.

The Garden frontage is profusely stocked with shrubs, bushes, plants and mature trees, retained from the road by way of dwarf brick and sandstone walling. A stone paved pathway leads down the side of the property though a gate with a drying area.

To the rear Garden there is a paved path and patio area returning across the whole of back of the house, accessed via the French doors from the Morning Room and enclose an ornamental water feature. Beyond this the Garden is laid to a good size area of lawn with deep maturely stocked borders of shrubs, bushes, fruit trees and plants with substantial trees within the boundaries of this and neighbouring properties providing privacy and a most attractive outlook.

The Garden is principally walled and enjoys a rear East and Side South facing aspect and completes this really lovely Period family home of enormous character.

AGENTS NOTE - This property benefits from having had a structural engineers report undertaken to confirm the structural stability, a copy of which is available on request

From Watersons Hale Office proceed along Ashley Road in the direction of Hale Station turning right just before the Crossings into Victoria Road. Take the first right turning into Broomfield Lane and the first left turning into Albert Road. The property will be found on the right hand side.

Agents Note:
This property benefits from having had a structural engineers report undertaken to confirm the structural stability, a copy of which is available on request.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 July 2016


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