A beautiful Victorian Detached Freehold House standing alone on a level plot with a total footprint size of approximately 5306 sq ft (493SQM). Located in one of Highbury’s most sought after locations at the top of Highbury Hill, with substantial rear garden that backs on to the green open spaces of Highbury Fields, adjacent to the landmark clocktower and large variety of shops and boutiques of Highbury Barn.
Offered to the market as an entire Freehold property for the first time in 100 years, this is the only original detached house in the conservation area surrounding Highbury Fields. Boasting large oversized sash windows that engulf the property with natural light and wonderful high ceilings, this imposing Victorian building set over five elegant storeys offers approximately 5000 sqft of internal space and retains much of its original charm and character. It has been maintained to an exceptional standard.
The property is currently arranged as seven attractive, well equipped, one and two bedroom flats which offer vast lateral living space, currently all rented out on secure AST’s. To the rear of the building there is a beautiful garden which is accessed by all flats, with some properties having direct access. The garden is well looked after and offers a mature lawn laid to flower beds and brick planters which surround it in its entirety. Though the building is currently divided into flats, there is the possibility of transforming this exceptional dwelling into one family house once more, or opening up some floors whilst continuing to rent some of the units.
Highbury Hill is perfectly positioned minutes from an extensive range of amenities stretching along Highbury Barn including independent coffee shops, alternative supermarkets, fresh food outlets, bakeries, wine retailers and a gym. Highbury Fields provides local residents with 29 acres of well-maintained recreational area, tennis courts and Highbury Pool.
The area is serviced by a wide range of transport links with Arsenal being the closest Underground Station (Piccadilly Line), Highbury & Islington Station is also within easy reach with direct access to the Victoria Line, Overground and Great Northern Main Line. Drayton Park (First Capital Connect) is just 7 minutes’ walk.
Entered on the lower ground floor through a private entrance, Flat 1 is the largest of seven measuring approximately 1173 sq ft (109 sq.m), neutrally decorated throughout and finished with wood flooring. Passing a cloakroom W.C, the expansive hallway opens up giving access to a spacious living room with living flame gas fire and direct access to the garden. Adjacent is a semi-open-plan kitchen / dining room which provides excellent entertainment space, also giving direct access to the garden. To the front of the property are two very well proportioned double bedrooms, family bathroom and additional utility room.
Refurbished to an exceptional standard throughout, this spacious and naturally bright property occupies the entire raised ground floor and offers approximately 936 sq ft (87.0 sq.m) of flexible living space. Comprising study area as you enter the property, large living room with three oversized south-facing windows that claw light into the room, a modern fitted kitchen offers a selection of wall and base units whilst leading onto a further utility room that provides direct access to the garden through glass French Doors. The main bedroom has fitted wardrobes and contemporary en-suite bathroom complete with walk in shower, whilst the second double bedroom offers ample room for free standing furniture as well as having built in cupboards. A further bathroom provides occupants with full bath tub, floating wash basin with wall mounted single lever mixer tap and floating W.C.
Situated on the first floor to the front of the building, this charming one double bedroom apartment measuring approximately 409 sq ft (38 sq.m) comprises a spacious living room with ample room for dining fitted kitchen with selection of wall and base units, double bedroom with fitted wardrobe and fully tiled three piece bathroom suite.
Bright and spacious Two-Double Bedroom Apartment set on the first floor at the rear of the building, offering far-reaching views over the garden and Highbury Fields. The apartment with large windows and high ceilings offers flexible living space of approximately 646 sq ft (60.0 Sq.m). Accessed from the entrance hall, the spacious living room complete with decorative fireplace provides wonderful social space whilst the adjacent fitted kitchen offers lots of preparation area. The apartment further comprises of two-double bedrooms, family bathroom and built in storage space.
Located on the second floor at the front and offering approximately 484 sq ft of internal living space, this unique one-double bedroom apartment offers the added benefit of a mezzanine floor above the bedroom creating space for a home office or further sleeping area. The property further benefits from a spacious living room with adjoining fitted kitchen and modern fully tiled bathroom suite.
Offering far reaching views across Highbury Fields, this beautiful Two-Double Bedroom Apartment set at the rear of the building on the second floor offers residents flexible living space of approximately 581 sq ft (54.0 sq.m). Neutrally decorated throughout, the hall leads off to a modern fitted eat-in-kitchen with glass tile splash-back, selection of wall and base units with some integrated appliances. The reception room complete with decorative fireplace provides space for dining and is saturated in natural light through an oversized sash window. Both bedrooms are sizable doubles with space for free-standing furniture whilst the adjacent fully tiled bathroom is fitted with bath tub, wash basin and low level W.C.
Occupying the third floor of the building, this spacious one-double bedroom apartment measuring approximately 538 sq ft (50.0 sq.m) comprises of large living room with direct access onto a private balcony, fitted kitchen, double bedroom and four piece bathroom suite complete with bath tub, walk in shower, wash basin and low level W.C. Amazing views over Highbury Fields.<br /><br />