Get brand editions for Philip James Kennedy, Didsbury

This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

6 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Rathen Road, Didsbury, Manchester

Sold STC £850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Cheshire Interlocking Semi Detached Family Home
  • Exceptionally Presented
  • Six Bedrooms
  • Extended Family Kitchen
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Cellars
  • Beautiful South Facing Garden

Full description

A MAGNIFICENT Cheshire interlocking semi detached FAMILY HOME boasting EXCEPTIONAL levels of PRESENTATION and a directly SOUTH FACING 85 ft rear garden, located within STRIKING DISTANCE of DIDSBURY VILLAGE. 3144 sq ft. The accommodation consists of an entrance hallway, lounge with bay window, living room, open family living kitchen with access to terrace, cellars. The first and second floors reveal six well proportioned bedrooms, served by two bathrooms. Externally there is an attractive landscaped garden with patio, and a driveway providing off road parking for two vehicles.

Property Summary -

A stunning Victorian Cheshire interlocking semi detached family home occupying a south facing garden plot measuring 0.10 of an acre.

The property is located within striking distance of Didsbury, West Didsbury and Withington villages. There is easy access to the motorway network, city centre and Manchester airport.

There are a wealth of original character features retained within the property including high cornice ceilings and stained glass windows.

The residence is set back from the road with a high level of privacy provided, and enjoys extensive and versatile accommodation arranged over four floors, extending to 3144 sq ft. The property provides an entrance hallway, lounge, living room, and an extended family kitchen, with cellars which provide storage chambers and a utility room. The first and second floors reveal six well proportioned bedrooms and two bathrooms.

Entrance Hallway - A welcoming entrance area with a spindle balustrade staircase rising to the first floor. Original internal panel doors access the ground floor accommodation, and cellars.

Lounge - 18'1' X 13'1' (5.51m X 3.99m) - An impressive principal reception room with a high cornice ceiling, picture rail surround and a feature open fireplace. In addition there is a butterfly bay window flooding the room with natural light.

Living Room - 18'11' X 14'4' (5.77m X 4.37m) - A bright and spacious informal living area with patio doors accessing the patio and garden beyond. This room also has a high cornice ceiling with a picture rail, and impressive fireplace with bespoke fitted storage on either side.

Family Living Kitchen - 18'4' X 12'6' (5.59m X 3.81m) - A stunning feature of the property, fitted with stylishly crafted units complemented with solid granite worktops and a breakfast bar suitable for informal dining. There are integrated appliances and space for a freestanding double oven and grill. The room is laid with engineered wooden flooring, and has a feature period fireplace.

Dining Area - 11'4' X 8'8' (3.45m X 2.64m) - Extended from the family kitchen is the dining area, which has a pitched ceiling with twin 'Velux' windows and patio doors which access the decked terrace and garden beyond. There is a continuation of the engineered wooden flooring, and ample space for a table and chairs, providing a perfect space for entertaining.

Cellars - Accessed via a staircase in the hallway are the cellars, which provide valuable storage. There is a chamber positioned to the front and one to the rear, which is used as a utility room with plumbing and space for a washing machine and dryer. In addition there are a further two storage chambers and W.C. The cellars could be converted into further living accommodation subject to the necessary permissions being sought.,

First Floor Landing - With a continuation of the splendid spindled balustrade staircase and a stunning stained glass window. Original panel doors give access to three bedrooms and the family bathroom. Secondary staircase rises to the upper floor.

Bedroom - 18'1' X 13'1' (5.51m X 3.99m) - A beautiful room with a high cornice ceiling and butterfly bay window. There is an original ceiling rose and Period fire place. Ample space is provided for either fitted or freestanding wardrobes.

Bedroom - 16'6' X 14'4' (5.03m X 4.37m) - Another well proportioned double bedroom with feature south facing window with elevated views. High cornice ceiling with feature place and tiled hearth. Ample space for freestanding furniture.

Bedroom - 12'6' X 6'5' (3.81m X 1.96m) - A larger than average single bedroom overlooking the rear garden. This room is suitable for use as either a home office, nursery or guest room.

Family Bathroom - 12'6' X 11'11 (3.81m X 3.63m) - The bedrooms on the first floor are served by the family bedroom which is superbly styled with a period suite consists of a freestanding roll top bath with clawed feet, a walk in shower cubicle, wash basin, W.C with high cistern and bidet. In addition is extensive subway tiling, a heated towel rail and an attractive fireplace.

Second Floor Landing - Landing, providing access to a further three bedrooms and bathroom.

Bedroom - 21'6' X 13'1' (6.55m X 3.99m) - Positioned at the front of the property, another well sized double bedroom with a feature apex window.

Bedroom - 13'1' X 12'4' (3.99m X 3.76m) - A double room to the rear with a feature sloping ceiling.

Bedroom - 11'2' X 10'4' (3.40m X 3.15m) - A well proportioned double bedroom with full fitted wardrobes running the full length of the room. A window provides views over the rear garden.

Bathroom - 6'9' X 6'2' (2.06m X 1.88m) - The bedrooms on the second floor are served by a modern bathroom fitted with a white suite providing a bath with shower, wash basin and W.C.

Externally - Externally, the front of the property is approached via a driveway laid with York stone, providing off road parking for several vehicles. There are flower beds and a gate leading to the rear.

The rear garden is directly south facing, and is accessed from both the living room and the extended family kitchen. Measuring 85 ft, there is an expanse of lawn with attractive borders and a York stone patio area, which has space for garden furniture and is suitable for barbeques and al fresco dining. In addition there is a further seating area located at the far end.

These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for 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 in this firms employment has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect of the property.

More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 March 2018


Map & Street View

Disclaimer - Property reference 27729781. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Philip James Kennedy, Didsbury. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* Average speeds are based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm) from packages available on Speed can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed to your property prior to purchasing. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. Providers may increase charges. You should have the right to exit your contract without penalty if this happens. The information is provided and maintained by Decision Technologies Limited.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.