With a commanding position overlooking Norton's iconic Duck Pond this fine period residence provides a wealth of original features and generous plot of approx. .25 acre. NO ONWARD CHAIN Read more
With a commanding position overlooking Norton's iconic Duck Pond this fine period residence provides a wealth of original features and generous plot of approx. .25 acre. NO ONWARD CHAIN
Steeped in local heritage being built in 1898 with an ostentatious eye for detail and a large unspoiled plot extending to .25 of an acre, this remarkable and substantial residence occupies a mature and highly-private position with one of the region's most sought-after addresses and provides the perfect basis for a statement 'forever home' occupying an idyllic position overlooking Norton's iconic Duck Pond and towards St. Mary's. Having been lovingly maintained by the current owners for more than fifty years; testament to the property's inherent charm and appeal, this enviable character residence offers an unrivalled opportunity for those seeking to invest and revive a statement home of unique qualities; boasting a wealth of original and charismatic features both inside and out. Providing scope for further enhancement and sensibly priced offering an exciting opportunity for the next owner to indulge their imagination and recreate their own exquisite family home, this thoughtfully planned and well-spaced residence offers significantly proportioned living accommodation for a family to grow and is attractively situated on the doorstep Norton's tree-lined historic High Street, thriving, and offering the delights of its highly acclaimed cafes, boutiques, restaurants and sought-after schooling whilst being balanced with excellent commuter access just moments away.
Guaranteed to captivate, on approach to this handsome double-fronted residence, quality is affirmed as a grand solid wood entrance door opens through to the Entrance Vestibule and further again to a separate spacious Reception Hallway with a turned original staircase winding gently to the first floor and filled with an abundance of natural light with a double story Galleried Landing cascading a spectrum of natural light over the large central hall with original internal doors leading to; Cloakroom, fully-integrated Breakfast Kitchen; recently refitted with a range of contemporary units and leading through to the 41' internal Carriageway with plumbing and power making for a convenient Utility and secure storage area with double doors gaining vehicle access also from the front, bay-fronted Living Room enjoying unspoiled views, separate 19' Dining Room French doors opening out to an equally large Conservatory and leading back through to the internal Carriageway where individual access can be gained to a converted Games Room/Home Office. To the first floor four well-appointed Bedrooms; all of indulgent proportions and with fine leafy views share access to a remodelled Family Bathroom whilst the Master/Guest suite being 23' in length also provides a separate walk-through Dressing Room and large En-Suite Shower Room. Externally, walled private gardens offer a charismatic outdoor space for a family to grow and enjoy offering a highly private and secure haven with a delightful sunny south-facing aspect, elevated sun terrace, shaped lawns with vegetable plots and mature fruit orchard.
Unique to the market and certain to appeal to those seeking a statement period home filled with an abundance of striking features to include, sash windows, several original fireplaces, servants bells, opulent cornicing and mouldings, high skirts and ceilings but to name a few.
Only upon full inspection can this remarkable residence be truly appreciated as its history and inherent appeal unfolds to reveal a home to be immensely proud of. NO ONWARD CHAIN
Living Room 15'10" (4.82m) x 15'1" (4.61m) plus bay.
Dining Room 19' (5.78m) x 13'11" (4.24m) reducing to 12'6" (3.82m).
Conservatory 19'8" x 9'1" (6m x 2.77m).
Breakfast Kitchen 14'3" x 12'10" (4.34m x 3.91m).
Workshop & Utility Area
Home Office/Play Room
First Floor Landing
Bedroom Two 15'8" (4.78m) x 15'1" (4.61m) at widest points.
Bedroom Three 14'6" (4.41m) x 13'11" (4.23m) at widest points.
Bedroom Four L-shaped 14'7" (4.44m) x 12'4" (3.77m) at widest points.