A handsome and beautifully appointed Grade 2 listed Victorian town house, much improved over recent years by the current owners, and offering extensive living accommodation of some 4,305 sq.ft. (400 sq.m.), whilst set in delightful south west facing gardens.
The Location Yew Tree Road is a most convenient and sought after residential location situated in the heart of leafy Edgbaston, and set on the renowned Calthorpe Estate. The property is very well placed for all local amenities, with a useful small shopping precinct on Temple fields Square, off Wheeleys Road, located only around half a mile away, and is situated only some 1.5 miles from both Birmingham City Centre. The Five Ways Business District and railway station are also close by, with the latter providing direct access to Birmingham New Street.
The Accommodation 19 Yew Tree Road is a fine Victorian town house, listed Grade 2 for its architectural and historical interest. The house is believed to have original parts dating from circa 1860, and has more recently been sympathetically extended so as to now provide a wonderful everyday living space, with a superb fitted kitchen/family room to the rear flooded with natural light. The current owners have much improved the property over recent years, whilst still retaining numerous character features, to include a wonderful Minton tiled floor to the reception hall, high skirting boards, sash windows, as well as splendid marble fireplaces to the two principal reception rooms. Versatility is also provided by the adjoining self-contained annexe, with its own independent access, and ideally suited for a dependent relative/guest suite/independent minded teenager.
On the Ground Floor an entrance vestibule opens into a central reception hall with a fine Minton tiled floor, cloakroom, drawing room, sitting room, rear cloaks/utility area, study, and a fine fitted kitchen, with a pantry off, which then leads directly into the family/dining room, with double glazed bi fold doors opening out onto the south west facing rear gardens and Cellars.
From the first floor landing, there is a superb master bedroom suite, served by an en suite dressing area and shower room, 2 further double bedrooms and a family bathroom.
On the Second Floor, a landing leads off to bedroom 4, which is served by a generous en suite shower /dressing room, in addition to double bedrooms 5 and 6.
Outside The front drive now provides useful parking for a good number of cars, whilst also giving access to the self-contained adjoining annexe. A separate access from the front drive leads along a covered walkway to the annexe, currently comprising inner hall, shower room, living/dining room/kitchen, and with a bedroom on the first floor.
The delightful part walled gardens are situated mainly to the south west facing rear aspect and enjoy a private aspect.
Published 24 September 2019