5 bedroom Detached House for sale: Fox Hill, Selly Oak


  • reception rooms 4
  • bedrooms 5
  • bathrooms 2
Reference: 35551_10006369

Key Features

  • AN INDIVIDUAL PERIOD DETACHED RESIDENCE
  • BOASTING A HOST OF
  • ORIGINAL FEATURES
  • RECEPTION HALL
  • THREE RECEPTION ROOMS
  • MAGNIFICENT FAMILY KITCHEN
  • GAMES ROM/GYM
  • FIVE BEDROOMS
  • FAMILY BATHROOM
  • SHOWER ROOM

Description

An imposing five bedroomed period extended detached residence situated within this highly regarded and sought after location, it is part of the Bournville Village Trust. EPC BAND RATING E

Location

FOX Hill is situated within this highly regarded and sought after location, it is part of the Bournville Village Trust . All the usual amenities are close at hand, including schools for children of all ages, in particular the renowned Birmingham University School, this house is in catchment for this school. In addition the house is in proximity of both the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Birmingham University. Recently the new retail park has been opened which includes M&S Foodhall, Sainsbury and many other outlets. Selly Oak has excellent transport links into Birmingham, the house is in walking distance to Selly Oak train station.

Introduction

12 FOX HILL is an individual period detached residence built around 1910 for the Principle of the adjoining college and boasts a host of original features. The property was extended in 2011 to provide a magnificent open plan family kitchen with atrium and bi-fold doors to the secluded rear gardens. The accommodation which benefits from gas central heating together with hardwood double glazed windows supplied by Harborne Sash Window Company. Set back beyond a block set driveway, the accommodation which is in immaculate decorative order throughout comprises reception hall with parquet flooring, guest cloakroom, three reception rooms, magnificent family kitchen with walk-in pantry, separate utility and games room/gym. At first floor level there are five bedrooms with dual aspect balconies, bathroom and separate shower room. To complement the property is a secluded rear garden with York stone patio, ornamental walling and privet hedge.

The acommodation comprises in more detail:

Enclosed Porch

With hardwood front door.

Charming Reception Hall

Having herringbone oak parquet flooring, ceiling light point, cornice, column radiator, power points, staircase rising off, double glazed hardwood 'French' doors to the York stone patio and inner front door.

Guest Cloakroom

Comprising Porcelanosa suite housing WC with concealed cistern, wall mounted wash hand basin, port hole mirror, Porcelanosa tiling, 'Xpelair', low wattage halogen ceiling light points, space saver heated chromed towel rail, port hole single glazed window to front.

Drawing Room

21'9 x 15'0 (6.63m x 4.57m)
Having laid parquet flooring, two column radiators, original cornice and ceiling plaster rose, several power points, original open working fire with feature fireplace and hearth, double glazed and hardwood multi paned window to side and 'French' doors to the rear patio.

Sitting Room

17'11 x 14'0 (5.46m x 4.27m)
Having herringbone oak parquet flooring, two column radiators, several power points, ceiling light point, cornice, open working fireplace with hearth beneath and painted mantel, original single glazed multi paned window to the garden and double glazed hardwood 'French' doors to side leading onto the patio.

Sitting Room

Alternative photograph

French Doors

Leading on to the patio and rear garden

Study/Snug

10'9 x 10'0 (3.28m x 3.05m)
Having useful storage cupboard with fitted shelving, column radiator, power points, ceiling light point, single glazed multi paned window to front.

Magnificent Family Kitchen

25'7 x 15'3 (7.80m x 4.65m)
Constructed in 2011 and having a range of bespoke 'Schuller' kitchen to include sunken 'Belfast' sink with hot and cold mixer and instant hot water tap, granite work surface to all base units, two fitted 'Miele' 900 and 600 electric ovens, 3 ring 'Miele' induction hob, integrated dishwasher, ceiling mounted extractor hood,

Separate walk-in pantry with space for fridge/freezer, with power points, ceiling light point and fitted shelving.

Dining Area

Separate dining area with glass atrium, wine rack, tiled floor with under floor heating, original multi paned picture window, original Welsh style pine dresser and full height double glazed bi-fold doors which lead out to a private patio which includes feature Grey slate wall and water feature.

Games Room/Gym

10'0 x 9'9 (3.05m x 2.97m)
Having useful storage, tiled floor, radiator, low wattage halogen ceiling light points, glass atrium, door to front.

Separate Utility

Having sunken sink unit with base units beneath, plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, fridge/freezer, floor tiling, low wattage halogen ceiling light point, 'Xpelair' and wall mounted gas boiler providing central heating together with hot water.

On the first floor

An imposing staircase leads to the first floor landing, double doors opening to useful storage cupboard, column radiator, ornate skylight, double glazed hardwood 'French' doors with balcony to front and giving access to:

Bedroom One

15'7 x 14'11 (4.75m x 4.55m)
Having double panelled radiator, several power points, original fireplace with mosaic tiles inset, painted mantel and dual aspect double glazed multi paned 'French' doors with balconies to rear and side.

French Doors

Opening onto the balcony

Bedroom Two

17'9 x 13'11 (5.41m x 4.24m)
A particularly light and airy bedroom with original fireplace with mosaic tiles inset, column radiator, several power points, two ceiling light points, dual aspect double glazed multi paned 'French' doors with balconies to side and rear.

Bedroom Three

17'9 x 13'11 (5.41m x 4.24m)
A particularly light and airy double bedroom with original fireplace with mosaic tiles inset, column radiator, several power points, two ceiling light points, dual aspect double glazed multi paned 'French' doors with balconies to side and rear.

Bedroom Four

10'1 x 9'9 (3.07m x 2.97m)
Double bedroom having double panelled radiator, several power points, ceiling light point, double glazed multi-paned 'French' doors with balcony to front.

Bedroom Five

6'11 x 5'5 (2.11m x 1.65m)
Having radiator, several power points, ceiling light point, single glazed window to side.

Family Bathroom

Comprising Porcelanosa suite of panelled bath with hand held shower, central mixer tap, low level WC, free standing glass wash hand basin, space saver heated chrome towel rail, airing cupboard, low wattage halogen ceiling light points, double glazed multi paned window to rear. Porcelanosa tiled floor with underfloor heating.

Separate Shower Room

Having walk-in shower cubicle with Matki shower/body spray and rain head, low level WC., Porcelanosa wash hand basin, heated chrome towel rail, Porcelanosa floor and wall tiling, low wattage halogen ceiling light points, opaque double glazed multi paned window to side.

Outside

The property is set back in an elevated position beyond a two car block set driveway with mature hedging, inset pathway, and lawned front garden.

Rear Garden

York stone laid flagged patio with ornamental dwarfed wall, which leads down to a two tier lawn, mature hedging, a further walled garden with water feature, separate orchard with inset pathway and mature borders, side gate, outside power points and lighting.

Flagged Patio

General Information

POSSESSION: Vacant possession will be given upon completion of the sale.
SERVICES: Mains electricity, gas, water and drainage are available
LOCAL AUTHORITY : Birmingham City Council - 0121 303 9944
WATER AUTHORITY: Severn Trent Water - 0345 500500
TENURE: The agents are advised that the property is Freehold.
FIXTURES and FITTINGS: All items not mentioned in these particulars are excluded from the sale.
VIEWING: Strictly by appointment with the selling agents, Hadleigh on 0121 427 1213.

MISREPRESENTATION ACT 1967

These details are prepared as a general guide only and should not be relied upon as a basis to enter into a legal contract or to commit expenditure. Interested parties should rely solely on their own surveyors, solicitors or other professionals before committing themselves to any expenditure or other legal commitments. If any interested party wishes to rely upon information from the agent, then a request should be made and specific written confirmation provided. The agent will not be responsible for any verbal statement made by any member of staff, as only a specific written confirmation should be relied upon. The agent will not be responsible for any loss other than when specific written confirmation has been requested .

MISDESCRIPTION ACT 1991

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Reference: 35551_10006369

Contact Agent

Hadleigh Estate Agents
Tel: 0121 427 1213