A Substantial and handsomely presented 5 bedroom, 2 bathroom town Villa dating from the early Edwardian era!
With accommodation arranged over 3 floors this CLASSIC EDWARDIAN SEMI DETACHED TOWN HOUSE-provides spacious and practical family size living space, combining period features with modern day living! The House is set back from this “leafy turning” with its attractive facade of tall sash windows, decorative entrance porch, dormer roof, and a stained glass entrance door which opens to a delightful reception hall. From here access can be gained to each of the spacious living rooms, with the bay fronted sitting room featuring a marvellous fireplace! The living dining room offers large patio doors to the rear elevation, and to one side opens up onto a smart modern kitchen, which is well fitted and equipped. There is the benefit of a downstairs cloakroom WC and an additional kitchen/utility room – again well fitted. The first floor includes 3 bedrooms and bathroom WC, and from the landing there is access to the second floor accommodation including 2 further bedrooms and a second bathroom. Outside, the property features an enclosed “easy to maintain” rear garden with a mix of patio and shingle stone surfaces, dividing trellis work established beds and evergreens. Set behind the gated side access is also a vehicle hardstanding, which is in addition to the pull on front drive.
Lower Park Road is not only desirable, but is a most attractive and spacious residential turning, convenient for Loughton centre with it’s fashionable High Street meeting every day to day shopping needs, including popular bars, cafés and a mix of boutiques and individual shops. There is a footpath from the bottom of Lower Park Road which runs alongside the station car park providing quick access to Loughton Bus and Central line station connecting with central London and the West End, and of course the town offers lots of green space with some glorious forest walks!
Set back from the road, the property is approached across a brick hardstanding leading to an exterior recessed porch and panelled stained glass door opens to:
Reception Hall (17′ 07″ x 6′ 10″ or 5.36m x 2.08m)
A good size, with stairs rising to first floor accommodation, access to each reception room and Cloakroom
Sitting room (15′ 08″ x 12′ 11″ or 4.78m x 3.94m)
A charming bay fronted family lounge featuring an attractive fireplace to one side with an ornate overmantel, tiled sides and inset grate, 2 casement windows to front elevation, high skirting, good ceiling height with picture rail and coving, power points .Folding doors separate, but can open up to:
Living/Dining Room (17′ 02″ x 11′ 0″ or 5.23m x 3.35m)
Open plan, with to the rear elevation patio door leading on to the garden, high skirting, power points, radiator to one side, picture rail. To one side there is steps down to:
Kitchen (10′ 09″ x 9′ 06″ or 3.28m x 2.90m)
Well fitted and equipped with a range of units in a matching design, plenty of worktop space, power points, room for table and chairs, bay window to side elevation, double sink unit. Tiled floor, door to:
Utility Room (8′ 02″ x 8′ 04″ or 2.49m x 2.54m)
A well fitted additional kitchen space, with storage cupboards, further worktops, and space for utilities including a second oven.
Comprises low flush wc, wall mounted wash hand basin with twin taps, high skirting, window to side elevation.
First Floor Accommodation
Landing (8′ 0″ x 7′ 0″ or 2.44m x 2.13m)
A spacious area with a return staircase rising to the second floor accommodation, casement window to the side elevation, high skirting, 8ft9″ ceiling height, striped wood panel doors provide access to each first floor room.
Bedroom 1 (13′ 01″ x 10′ 11″ or 3.99m x 3.33m)
Sash window to the rear elevation with aspect of gardens, radiator beneath, high shirting, power points, full width arrangement of fitted wardrobe cupboards with louvred front doors and top box storage. 8ft 8″ ceiling height.
Bedroom 2 (12′ 11″ x 11′ 10″ or 3.94m x 3.61m)
“To the front of the house” and with 2 Sash windows and an attractive outlook! Radiator, high skirting, 8ft8″ ceiling height, floor to ceiling fitted wardrobes with louvred face doors and top box storage.
Bedroom 3 (9′ 05″ x 7′ 08″ or 2.87m x 2.34m)
Dual Aspect having a sash window to the rear elevation with an outlook on to gardens and to the side a glazed casement window. Fitted radiator, high skirting, power points.
Bathroom (7′ 0″ x 7′ 0″ or 2.13m x 2.13m)
Comprises a panel enclosed bath with period style chrome mixer tap, hand held and fixed head showers, part tiled surrounds, low flush wc, vanity wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap and pull out drawer unit beneath, upright ladder style radiator towel rail, extractor fan, cupboard conceals gas boiler which serves central heating and domestic hot water supply, Sash window to front elevation.
2nd Floor Accommodation
2nd Floor Landing (12′ 02″ x 7′ 0″ or 3.71m x 2.13m)
A good size and naturally lit, having a casement window to the side elevation, power points, space/potential for a home office area and from here there are stripped wood panel doors providing access to bedrooms 4 and 5, together with glazed and wood door opening to the bathroom.
Bedroom 4 (12′ 11″ Max x 0′ 0″ x 10′ 8″ M or 3.94m Max x 0.00m x 3.25m Min)
Window to the rear elevation with an outlook across well established garden, radiator, power points, wall light point.
Bedroom 5 (12′ 02″ Max x 0′ 0″ x 11′ 0″ M or 3.71m Max x 0.00m x 3.35m Min)
Windows to the front elevation overlook Lower Park Road, radiator, high skirting, power points, fitted storage cupboards, wall light point, small ceiling hatch to the loft space.
Bathroom (5′ 08″ x 7′ 08″ or 1.73m x 2.34m)
A white suite comprises panel enclosed bath with chrome twin taps, close coupled wc, pedestal with wash hand basin and chrome mixer tap, part ceramic tiled surrounds, radiator, extractor fan.
Laid out with a variety of interesting patio finishes combining shingle stone, raised beds, low level walling, trellis work and established evergreens providing colour. Set behind a gated access there is to one side a vehicle hardstanding. From here there is a shared side approach leading to the FRONT GARDEN which offers off street parking set behind a low level wall with wrought iron railings.