- Victorian Detached Family Home
- 7 bedrooms
- 4/5 Reception rooms
- Off-street parking for several cars
- Superb location
- Walking distance to Richmond Station (waterloo 19 minutes)
- Walking distance to Richmond Town Centre
- Approx. 100’ South facing garden
- Quote KNB
A stunning detached Victorian house with beautiful period features and generous proportions throughout, with substantial accommodation comprising 6/7 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 4/5 reception rooms, a study, a utility room, and a rear aspect kitchen dining room opening out to a delightful and secluded terrace, ideal for alfresco entertainment. The property further benefits from the provision of a self-contained flat with its own separate entrance.
Outside, this impressive property is approached via two brick pillars and is set well back to provide parking for several cars with gated side access to a glorious 100’ South facing garden to the rear.
This superb family home is conveniently located for local shops, restaurants and pubs and is only a short stroll to the local Waitrose, Richmond town centre and Richmond Station (Waterloo Station 19 minutes)
The Victorian front door and transom windows sets the scene for this grand property, the entrance hall has period-styled black and white tiled flooring, high corniced ceilings, dado rails and staircases to upper and lower floors.
A bright front aspect room with fireplace and ceiling height sash window.
An elegant room with original floorboards, high cornice ceilings, carved character skirtings and a magnificent feature open fireplace, the room is flooded with natural light from its full-height sash windows and French doors that open out onto a South facing wooden decking with access to the down to rear gardens.
Situated to the front of the house, this room oozes charm and warmth, with its sash windows, original Victorian floorboards, open fireplace with marble hearth and ornate surround including overmantle wall mirror, decorative wall panels and an extensive range of fitted bookshelves to two walls .
FIRST FLOOR HALF LANDING
Sash window to rear.
A mid-floor cloakroom with low-level WC, white wash hand basin, and sash window to rear.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
Provides access to three bedrooms, a large built-in airing cupboard, and stairs to the upper floors.
With three sash windows enjoying views over the rear garden, an open fireplace with cast iron grate, tiled inlay and hearth with marble surround, built-in wardrobe.
Shower, wash hand basin, low-level WC, stone floor, double glazed sash window to the side.
Feature open fireplace with ornate surround, high cornice ceiling with ceiling rose, two sash windows to the front.
Two sash windows to front, charming original fireplace with cast iron grate and surround.
SECOND FLOOR HALF LANDING with Window to side.
Fully tiled wall, sash window to rear, plumbing for washing machine.
SECOND FLOOR LANDING
Large double cupboard with Megaflow pressurised hot water cylinder.
Two double glazed windows to the rear, extensive range of fitted wardrobes with cupboards above over two walls, feature fireplace with cast iron grate and surround.
Front aspect double bedroom with two double glazed windows, range of fitted wardrobes with two walls incorporating corner double wardrobe, extensive bookshelves, fitted desk unit, original fireplace with cast iron grate and surround.
Two sash windows to front, open fireplace, fitted range of cupboards and shelving.
A black and white tiled bathroom, with a free-standing roll top bath and Victorian style shower curtain above, a period style pedestal wash hand basin, a low-level WC and a double glazed sash window to side.
LOWER GROUND HALF LANDING
Fitted with a range of floor-to-ceiling cupboards and shelves, a shower cubicle, low-level WC, a wash hand basin and two rear aspect windows.
LOWER GROUND FLOOR
Lobby area with deep under-stairs storage cupboard and adjacent built in pantry/cupboard.
KITCHEN DINING ROOM
An integral part of this family home that has seen many years of entertainment and frivolities, with a superb dining area to house a sizable dining suite, the kitchen includes a range of fitted maple wall and floor cupboard units, granite work surfaces and a double width Kensington stainless steel range cooker with 6 burner hob, double ovens, stainless steel plate and canopy above with extractor fan, built in dishwasher, twin stainless steel single bowl sink units, space and plumbing for fridge freezer. Stone flooring, floor to ceiling sash windows and double glazed French doors opening onto the South facing private terrace and gardens.
Polished wood flooring, fireplace recess with gas coal effect fire, sash windows to the front, range of fitted bookshelves with cupboards beneath.
LOWER GROUND LOBBY
With its own separate front door, this lower ground accommodation can provide a self-contained apartment, the lobby/entrance hall has tiled flooring, a large double cupboard housing a gas fired boiler.
Corner shower cubicle with chrome shower fittings, low-level WC, wash hand basin with storage unit beneath.
OFFICE / BEDROOM
Currently, a double bedroom but would make a good second office with a sash window to the front.
The south-facing gardens enjoy excellent privacy with borders of mature trees and bushes.
A private stone patio area to the rear of the Kitchen Breakfast room provides a superb outdoor entertaining area flanking a central flight of steps up to the main lawn that extends to some 100’ with formal flower beds and established trees
A wooden staircase rises to the rear balcony and the drawing room, and a gated side access leads to the front of the house, which is paved to provide parking for several cars and is bordered by brick beds and shrubs
The house is situated in a wonderfully convenient location, being in very close proximity to the mainline station and Richmond town centre with its extensive range of shops, together with the renowned Richmond Theatre, two cinemas and a range of restaurants and bars.
There are excellent educational facilities in the area in particular Kings House, The Old Vicarage, The Vineyard and St Elizabeth Roman Catholic School together with St Pauls in Barnes, Putney High School, Kings College in Wimbledon, the Swedish School in Barnes and the German School in Petersham.
If you are looking for outdoor fun, the area is spoilt for choice with golf courses, equestrian facilities, bike riding and walks in the 2360 acres of Richmond Park which is under a mile from the property.
For rugby fans, London Welsh, London Irish, Harlequins and of course the home of rugby ‘Twickenham Stadium’ are all but a few minutes’ drive away.
Council tax band: H