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Property for sale

Oaks Road, Shirley, Croydon, Surrey £1,500,000

  • George Proctor - Shirley

    285-287 Wickham Road, Shirley

    • 08444 535079 *Calls cost 5p per min

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Bedrooms: 6

We are delighted to offer this outstanding detached residence built in the 1920s which stands on a substantial plot in a fantastic location. Comprising 6 bedrooms, 3 bath/shower rooms, a large drawing room with an impressive inglenook fireplace, a large and elegant dining room and a lovely morning room. The large kitchen/breakfast room has a utility room off it. All windows are double glazed and there is central heating throughout. The property is set in half an acre of beautifully manicured gardens and offers breath-taking views overlooking Shirley Park Golf Course to the rear, and woodland to the front. Access is gained by a paved in and out drive.

Ground Floor

Reception Hall

understairs storage cupboard, coved ceiling, plate rail, solid wood doors to:

Drawing Room

19' 11" x 13' 8" (6.07m x 4.17m) triple aspect double glazed leaded windows and French doors leading onto the gardens, solid wood beamed archway to the inglenook brick built fireplace with wood panel walls and bench seating.

Dining Room

15' 11" x 13' 8" (4.85m x 4.17m) double glazed leaded light bay windows to front, open fireplace with tiled surround and polished wood mantel, polished wood flooring, coved ceiling, picture rail.

Morning Room

12' 6" x 10' 10" (3.81m x 3.30m) double glazed leaded light windows to rear overlooking the gardens, open fireplace with brick surround and solid wood mantel, coved ceiling, plate rail.

Inner Hall

cloaks area, part glazed leaded light solid wood door to garden, door to:

Cloakroom

concealed flush WC, wash hand basin, double glazed leaded light window to rear.

Inner Hall

built-in large glass cabinet, door to:

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

17' 3" x 13' 11" (5.26m x 4.24m) double glazed leaded light windows to rear overlooking the gardens, extensive fitted kitchen, single drainer white double bowl sink unit set in a matching range of white worktops, wall/base units and drawers, fitted double oven, gas hob, integrated dishwasher, built-in storage and wine rack, original servants' bells.

Utility Room

6' x 5' 11" (1.83m x 1.80m) stainless steel sink unit, white worktops and wall units, plumbed for washing machine, window and half glazed door to side, leading to adjacent boiler room with gas central heating boiler and drying area.

First Floor

Landing

double glazed leaded light windows to front and side, built-in airing cupboard, two radiators, picture rail, doors to:

Bedroom 1

19' 11" x 10' 11" (6.07m x 3.33m) double glazed triple aspect leaded light windows with beautiful views of the gardens and golf course, extensive fitted wardrobes and dressing table, picture rail.

En-Suite Shower Room

matching white suite comprising shower cubicle with power shower, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, fitted mirrored vanity unit, heated towel rail.

Bedroom 2

14' 8" x 12' 4" (4.47m x 3.76m) double glazed bay leaded light windows to rear with beautiful views overlooking the gardens and golf course, wash hand basin set in a vanity unit, fitted wardrobes with storage cupboards above, picture rail.

Bedroom 3

13' 11" x 11' 5" (4.24m x 3.48m) double glazed bay leaded light windows to front overlooking woodland, wash hand basin set in a vanity unit, fitted desk unit, picture rail.

Bedroom 4

13' 5" x 10' (4.09m x 3.05m) double glazed leaded light window to rear with beautiful views across the gardens and golf course, wash hand basin set in a vanity unit, fitted desk unit, built-in wardrobe, picture rail.

Bedroom 5

15' 3" x 8' 5" (4.65m x 2.57m) double glazed leaded light window to rear with a beautiful view across the gardens and golf course, built-in wardrobe, storage cupboards, fitted desk unit, picture rail.

Bedroom 6

11' 11" x 8' 5" (3.63m x 2.57m) double glazed leaded light window to front overlooking woodland, picture rail.

Bathroom

suite comprising panelled bath, wash hand basin set in a tiled vanity unit, low flush WC, part ceramic tiled walls, radiator, picture rail, double glazed leaded light windows to side.

Shower Room

suite comprising shower cubicle with power shower, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, part fully tiled walls, double glazed leaded light windows to side.

Games Room

19' 10" x 10' 6" (6.05m x 3.20m) double glazed leaded light windows to side, eaves ceiling, access to eaves storage from separate room.

Outside

Gardens

half an acre of beautifully manicured gardens virtually surround the property ~ to the rear there is a large formal lawn, central and raised flowerbeds leading to an upper patio and dining area; to the side there is an ornamental pond with surrounding raised flowerbeds and a wooden snug and, to the front of the property there is a central formal lawn and flowerbeds with an in and out block paved drive with parking for 5 cars. There are hexagonal wooden tool sheds, mature shrubs, ornamental fruit trees within and bordering the whole plot, and a further large patio dining area.

Integral Garage

with solid Oak doors.

Neighbourhood average sold house prices

Semi-detached
£427,333
Detached
£645,000

Based on 10 transactions covering the past 5 years. Prices are not adjusted for inflation. Data is supplied by the Land Registry.

  • George Proctor - Shirley

    285-287 Wickham Road, Shirley

    • 08444 535079 *Calls cost 5p per min