Offers Over £500,000
Ashby Road, Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
This is a truly fabulous detached family home with obvious Bauhaus influenced styling to the front elevation, and with an exceptional open plan extension to the rear. The home boasts some 2637 ft2 of modernised accommodation with 3 reception rooms. The open plan extension to the rear is a lovely addition and the real heart of this home. The room sizes are fantastic throughout with 4 genuine double bedrooms and a total of 3 bathrooms. Externally, the home sits on a private elevated plot with a double carport and parking to the front, and rear gardens backing onto fields and offer real privacy.
Accomodation - The home has a lovely entrance hallway with the front door, boasting commissioned leaded stained glass inserts; truly in keeping with the homes heritage. The entrance hallway features parquet flooring with doors leading off to the main reception areas and a staircase rising to the first floor. The home is almost a tale of two halves with the front of the home enjoying many original features, combined with the contemporary living space to the rear.
The front reception room has a feature corner window and an original Art Deco fireplace with further parquet flooring. The main sitting room is a lovely sized room with another corner window and more parquet flooring and, as part of the recent alterations, Bi-fold doors giving access to the rear open plan family room and living kitchen.
This is the start of the second half of the home and the fabulous rear extension, added by the current owners, which offers families a contemporary living space benefitting from Bi-fold rear doors leading out to the gardens. The high quality Hacker kitchen features a central island unit, housing an induction hob with seamless extractor unit over. The Neff appliances continue further with single oven, integrated microwave, warming drawer, larder fridge, dishwasher and wine cooler. There is a multitude of storage options with soft close drawers and cupboards, completed by Quartz Worktops which incorporate the stainless steel sink unit. This is all open plan and leads into a living space with recessed media area. The room is light and airy complemented by the Bi-fold doors, and there is side access also. There is a well appointed utility room with matching units and space for appliances and a full height integrated freezer.
There is also a ground floor shower room benefiting from premium grade wall, floor tiles and a large walk in shower cubicle with WC and Wash hand basin. This is perfectly positioned to serve the next reception room which, if needed, could function as an occasional bedroom. This room has windows to the front, a period style radiator and also makes a perfect study/home office.
To the first floor there is a lovely, spacious landing area with more Art Deco features and period glazing. All four bedrooms are genuine double bedrooms, with the master boasting a walk in dressing room and en-suite with glass block walls and high quality wall and floor tiles, along with a large walk in shower. The two forward facing rooms feature Art Deco corner windows with some fantastic views over the surrounding area. There is also a large family bathroom which is contemporary by design and has twin sink units and a bath, along with separate WC.
Outside - The home occupies an elevated position with off road parking to the fore and a detached double garage. There is a stepped pathway leading to the front entrance door and landscaped gardens. To the rear, the gardens are of a generous size and laid to patio, accessed from the Bi-fold doors which then lead onto flat lawned gardens surrounded by mature borders and trees, backing onto fields.
Location - Burton-upon-Trent is a town on the River Trent in East Staffordshire, close to the border with Derbyshire and about 30 miles north east of Birmingham. The National Forest encompasses the town and extends eastwards to Ashby-de-la-Zouch.
Burton-upon-Trent boasts three excellent shopping centres, with a good mix of specialist shops and the countrys leading retailers. The Victorian town hall in all its Gothic splendour, is the ideal venue for concerts, exhibitions and other functions. The Brewhouse Arts Centre, is a multi-purpose arts building incorporating a 230 seat theatre, gallery, studios, media centre, cinema, darkroom and a delightful bar bistro in which to relax.
For public transport, the town is served by Burton-on-Trent railway station with two platforms. Platform One for Derby, Nottingham, London and the North; Platform Two for Tamworth, Birmingham and the South. The station is situated on the Cross-Country route, between the principal cities of Derby and Birmingham.
The home is also well served with bus routes going to the town centre and hospital, Swadlincote and Ashby-de-la-Zouch. Within walking distance are Bretby Golf Club, Burton Tennis Club, Leander Rowing Club, Meadowside Swimming and Leisure Centre, The National Brewery Centre and multiplex cinema. The National Football Academy is within easy reach of the town centre, as is the Dry Ski Slope, Burton Albion Football Club and the Rugby Club.
Services To The Property - All mains services are connected. The home has powder coated Smarts windows throughout.
Local Authority - East Staffordshire Borough Council
Viewing Arrangements - Strictly via the vendors agents Fine & Country Contact Lee Armstrong on 01332 973881 or 07496 710557
Website - For more information visit www.fineandcountry.com
Opening Hours - Monday to Friday9.00 am - 8.30 pm
Saturday 9.00 am - 5.30 pm
Sunday 9.00 am - 5.30 pm
Agent's Note - All measurements are approximate and quoted in metric with imperial equivalents and for general guidance only and whilst every attempt has been made to ensure accuracy, they must not be relied on. The fixtures, fittings and appliances referred to have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given and that they are in working order. Internal photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any item shown is included with the property. For a free valuation, contact the numbers listed on the brochure.
- Detached Art Deco Styled Family Home
- Stunning Art Deco Styled Family Home
- Three Reception Rooms
- Four Double Bedrooms
- En-suite to Master plus two further bathrooms
- Off Road parking and Double garage
- Landscaped and private rear gardens
- No Onward Chain