7th October, 2019

City Living - Focus on Birmingham

City Living - Focus on Birmingham

Located within a short distance from the heart of Birmingham lies the exclusive suburb of Edgbaston, rich in history and part of one of England’s largest urban conservation areas. Much of Edgbaston comes under the control of the renowned Calthorpe Estate which is committed to preserving the quality and original character of the area and the properties within it, making this a most desirable and enjoyable place to live.

Highlights and Attractions

Ideally located for access to Birmingham City Centre which lies just over a mile to the north and well-placed for the local amenities of nearby Harborne, less than a mile to the west and home to many superb bars, coffee shops, restaurants and shops.

Birmingham boasts some of the best shopping in Europe with the superb Bullring Shopping Centre containing over 140 shops including Selfridges department store. In addition to the Bullring, there is the award-winning Grand Central station and shopping mall with the new John Lewis flagship store and a huge array of excellent shops and restaurants. The exclusive Mailbox development is host to a range of designer stores including Armani and Harvey Nichols.

Other amenities and schooling

The redeveloped Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre provides state-of-the-art medical facilities for the region whilst the Edgbaston and Priory Hospitals are nearby. The Birmingham Children’s Hospital and City Hospital are within two and three miles respectively. The newly opened Dental Hospital has also added to the abundance of world-leading medical facilities found in the region.

There is a wide range of schools for children of all ages, both in the private and state sectors. They include Hallfield Preparatory School, West House School, Blue Coat School, Edgbaston High School for Girls, St George’s School, The Priory School and The King Edward’s Foundation Schools.

Properties in the area

Marshall Street, Birmingham, 3 bedroom

This outstanding New York style loft apartment is located in the heart of the city and offers superior quality fixtures and finishing throughout. The former converted warehouse has been uniquely designed to create an exclusive number of exceptional open-plan apartments. The property benefits from two excellent sized reception rooms and secure underground parking with two allocated spaces.

Station Road, Birmingham, 5 bedroom

This outstanding family home is set in around 3 acres of private land surrounded by fields, just a stones throw from the local village and train station. The property boasts five en-suites, four reception rooms, separate outbuildings, a swimming pool and a gym.

Carpenter Road, Edgbaston, 6 bedroom

Located on a much sought-after road in the heart of leafy Edgbaston is this impressive double-fronted Georgian property. Taking great care to retain the character and wealth of stunning original features, the extensive renovation together with the engagement of a renowned London Interior Designer, has delivered a most outstanding and elegant family residence. The property benefits from a superb cellar conversion, a spacious driveway, a double garage and a delightful garden and terrace.

Contact us today!

For more information about properties in Birmingham, contact Fine & Country Birmingham on 0121 272 6800 or mailbox@fineandcountry.com. If you would like to book a free valuation click here.

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