A magnificent eight bedroom Victorian residence standing in beautifully manicured grounds, Linthurst Court is a property which epitomises the notion of grandeur. Built in 1868, the property has a fantastic sense of history and sits in approximately 4 acres of grounds. Only by internal inspection may the true charm and character of this beautiful family home be fully appreciated.
Property - The property is approached from Linthurst Road via a secure, electronically gated entrance, leading to a tree lined driveway which gives access to the garaging and extensive frontage.
An entrance porch opens in to the grand entrance hall, which has parquet flooring and elegant oak panelling, as does the drawing room. Both the drawing room and impressively large lounge have multi-fuel burners, making these rooms particularly cosy in the colder months.
There is also a study, providing a useful work area and a guest w.C./cloakroom. A cellar offers very useful storage space and potential to convert in to further living accommodation, if required.
The spacious, open plan fitted kitchen and breakfast room, which lead to the utility room, is the heart of this wonderful home. Granite work-surfaces, a range style cooker, island unit and larder/pantry make this a
superb cooks kitchen.
The south-west facing dining room with sitting area, can accommodate approximately 18 people for a sit down meal, and the current owners often host dinner parties here.
There is a vestibule with shower room which leads down to a hugely impressive feature of this home an indoor leisure complex, having a swimming pool, jacuzzi/hot tub, sauna and snooker table, completing
the picture of luxury living.
The first floor landing offers a further sense of grandeur with a beautiful stained-light window being a particular focal point. Doors radiate to six bright and generously sized bedrooms, three of which have en-suites, a useful store room, family bathroom and separate shower room.
To the second floor are fitted wardrobes and two bedrooms with a shower room, offering excellent, additional guest accommodation.
Seller Insight - Linthurst Court is a magnificent 8 bedroom Victorian residence standing in beautifully manicured grounds and epitomises the notion of grandeur. Built in 1868, the property has a fantastic sense
of history and sits in nearly 14 acres, offering plenty of space. It has everything one could need say current owners Binod and Anjana.
A grand entrance hall and drawing room are elegantly oak panelled, while the large open plan kitchen is the hub of this spacious home. The dining room can accommodate 18 people for a sit down meal, and the current owners often host dinner parties here. All 8 bedrooms are generously sized and bright. An indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi and sauna complete the picture of luxury living.
In perhaps the most sought after area of Bimingham, Linthurst Road stretches for 1 1/2 miles but only has 15 or 16 houses, meaning that each has plenty of surrounding land. The house is kept private behind
electronically operated security gates. The huge garden at Linthurst Court is beautifully landscaped and boasts 70 trees. Most of my free time is spent relaxing in the garden says Binod.
Barnt Green enjoys a lovely green and leafy location in the heart of the Lickey Hills and Woods. Over 800ft above sea level, the Lickey Hills are locally referred to as little Switzerland, and offer plenty of forest walks and trails. The village itself boasts a variety of shops and amenities including chemist, an excellent butchers, opticians, fashion boutique and dentist, while just 6 miles away is a large supermarket. There are schools and colleges locally providing excellent educational opportunities.
Barnt Green is regarded as one of the best residential areas and lies to the south-west of Birmingham City Centre with Junction 2 on the M42 motorway providing easy access to the Midland Motorway network and Solihull, Birmingham City Centre and Birmingham airport are within around a 30 minute drive away."*
*These comments are the personal views of the current owner and are included as an
insight into life at the property. They have not been independently verified, should not
be relied on without verification and do not necessarily reflect the views of the age
Outside - Outside, there are stunning, beautifully maintained gardens and extensive parking areas, including a triple garage and further, detached single garage. The well-established grounds are truly a joy to behold,
with a large feature fish pond and a woodland style walk being particularly notable features. There is a paddock being circa 8 acres, which is separate from the main gardens and can be accessed from the
road, allowing for a range of uses.