A stunning Victorian family home. This is in our opinion one of the finest houses of its kind currently for sale in the area, an exceptional property which has been extensively updated and improved by the present owners providing for every requirement of modern day living whilst retaining a wealth of original features. The living accommodation is capacious, featuring three elegant reception rooms, bespoke kitchen with space for casual dining combined with a large utility, quiet study and garden room. Upstairs there is a fabulous master suite together with three further double bedrooms, en-suite and indulgent family bathroom. The outside space is everything you would expect of a house in town; large enough to enjoy an outdoor lifestyle but not too large to occupy your whole weekend! Off road parking sufficient to accommodate a family of cars combined with a double garage. A truly lovely house - viewing essential.
A grand reception area with its original Minton tile floor in gleaming condition, half glazed wooden front door with etched glass window, transom light and side windows, Archway with original corbels, ceiling rose and cornice. Turned staircase to the gallery landing, under stairs access to the cellar.
With white suite comprising: Wc and wash basin in vanity cupboard. Cloaks cupboard. Radiator.
A grand reception room which has a large bay window to the front of the house, chimney breast with wooden period fire surround, granite hearth and Chesneys wood burning stove. Original cornice, picture rail & ceiling rose. Installation for wall mounted TV. Two radiators.
Formal dining room with bay window to the front of the house and window to the side. Chimney breast with wooden period fire surround, marble inset and hearth and open fire. Ceiling rose & cornice. Two radiators.
A really lovely casual sitting room which has a dual aspect with windows overlooking the gardens. Chimney breast with limestone period fire surround, granite inset and hearth and Chesneys wood burning stove. Built-in bookcases and cupboards to both chimney alcoves. Installation for wall mounted TV. Radiator.
A large kitchen with space for casual dining. The kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of hand painted bespoke wooden cabinets with contrasting black granite work surfaces with under set 1½ bowl ceramic sink unit and chrome mixer tap. Faux chimney breast with inglenook, wooden mantle and 'Rangemaster' dual fuel cooker and concealed extractor. Fully integrated dish washer, refrigerator and freezer. The dining area has French windows opening directly to the patio. Inset LED lighting. Ceramic tiled floor which extends through to the rear hall, utility and garden room. Installation for wall mounted TV. Radiator with decorative cover, .
Door to the front of the house and door leading through to the garden room. Period radiator.
Accessed directly from the rear hall, this wooden frame garden room has French doors opening to the patio and direct access to the greenhouse at the rear of the property.
A large utility room which features extensive hand painted base cabinets with granite work surfaces and bespoke larder unit, Two windows to the front and door to the side of then house. Ceramic tiled floor. Radiator.
With WC and wash basin. Part ceramic tiled walls & large mirror. Radiator.
A useful addition to the living space, in a quiet corner of the house adjoining the utility room, with two windows to the rear of the house, wood effect flooring. Radiator.
Turned staircase with wooden spindles and balustrade leading to a half landing with large window overlooking the gardens. Linen cupboard and enclosed staircase to the attic rooms.
Long inner landing with dressing area and bespoke fitted wardrobes leading through to the master bedroom .comprising:
A huge main bedroom which has windows to three sides and French doors opening onto a balcony at the rear. Installation for wall mounted TV.
Spacious double bedroom with bay window to the front of the house. Radiator.
Fitted with a white suite comprising: WC and wash basin in vanity cupboard. Radiator.
Double bedroom with bay window to the rear of the house and small window to the side. Chimney breast with period feature fireplace. Radiator.
Double bedroom with bay window to the front of the house, large walk-in closet. Chimney breast with period feature fireplace. Radiator.
A sumptuous family bathroom which features a period style suite featuring a period style bathtub with ball and claw feet and mixer shower attachment, walk-in shower enclosure with glass screen and thermostatic shower, pedestal wash basin & WC. Ceramic tiled floor and wall tiling to half height, period radiator and heated towel radiator. Window to the side of the house.
The attic has a fixed staircase from the landing and features two interconnecting attic rooms measuring 3.82 x 3.65m and 4.40 x 3.07m respectively, one with a dormer window and the other having a skylight.
The house enjoys a garden large enough to enjoy an outdoor lifestyle but not too large so as to take up all of your spare time! There is an large Indian stone patio extending across the rear of the house and two further paved patios taking advantage of the sun wherever it sits in the sky. Extensive lawn with mature borders of shrubs, trees and flower beds. Driveway with parking for a number of cars, leading to an double garage with twin up and over doors, light and power.
Long Close is located on the outskirts of town in one of Stone's most sought after residential suburbs, half a mile from the town centre and within walking distance of the railway station and a variety of local amenities. For the keen walkers amongst you the National Trust Downs Banks are a little over a mile away from the front door.
Services: Mains gas, water, electricity & drainage. Gas central heating.
Council Tax Band G
Viewing by appointment
For sale by private treaty, subject to contract.
Vacant possession on completion.
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