Guide Price £1,200,000
Glenesk Road, Eltham Park, London, SE9
For sale by Modern Method of AuctionStarting bid price £1,200,000 plus reservation feeA handsome double fronted detached Corbett house, circa 1915 situated on the prestigious Glenesk Road, one of the sought after Glen roads and just metres away from the award-winning Eltham Park South.
The property is set back from the road with an in-out driveway, access to the side garage and off-road parking.
The current vendors have plans drawn for additional rooms within the loft area. No planning was applied for.
This superb family home has accommodation arranged over two floors, approximately 2842 sq.ft and comprises of six bedrooms, two bathrooms, three reception rooms, a kitchen/breakfast room, separate utility room, cellar/workshop and superb west facing gardens.
From the gloriously high ceilings to the lovely original parquet wood floors and generous sized rooms this period property is typical of its era. The reception hall is spacious and welcoming with the original staircase and balustrades rising to the first floor, and a stairway to the cellar which also serves as a workshop.
The front facing sitting room has a rather splendid original marble fireplace with an open hearth, decorative cornicing and centre ceiling rose and the splendid dining room which was originally two rooms is approximately 28’ long.
The kitchen/breakfast room has a comprehensive range of wall and base unit, a double oven and induction hob and has direct access to a spacious utility/laundry room. The extended third reception room has double doors opening out to the seating area of the garden. There is also a full bathroom/cloakroom on the ground floor.
On the first floor, the master bedroom has access to bedroom six. Bedroom six is currently used as a dressing room to the master bedroom but could also serve as an independent bedroom or as an end suite to the master bedroom. The remaining bedrooms have fitted wardrobes and there is an additional bathroom at this level.
The walled west facing rear garden has a level central lawn, a raised ornamental fishpond, a Sandstone patio, a timber framed shed and a brick built shed. The border areas are well planted with mature shrubs. Side access and a garage with light and power. The property is for sale by Fine & Country powered by iam-sold Ltd
Location Glenesk Road is a fantastic location benefitting from a vast array of amenities on Eltham High Street, including, brand name shops, restaurants, cafes, and bars. Other places of interest include Eltham Palace, once the former home of Henry VII and Henry VIII. Eltham has excellent road and public transport links just moments from the A2, A20 and A205 (South Circular). Eltham train station is approximately 0.5 miles away and provides regular services into Victoria, London Bridge, Charing Cross and Cannon Street
Directions From Eltham High Street A210/ towards Roper Street head east for approximately 0.5 miles and turn left onto Glenesk road.
Auctioneer's Comments This property is for sale by the Modern Method of Auction which is not to be confused with Traditional auction. The Modern Method of Auction is a flexible buyer friendly method of purchase. We do not require the purchaser to exchange contracts immediately, but grant 28 days to achieve exchange of contracts from the date the buyer’s solicitor is in receipt of the draft contracts and a further 28 days thereafter to complete. Allowing the additional time to exchange on the property means interested parties can proceed with traditional residential finance. Upon close of a successful auction or if the vendor accepts an offer during the auction, the buyer will be required to put down a non-refundable Reservation Fee of 3% subject to a minimum of £6,000 plus VAT which secures the transaction and takes the property off the market. The buyer will be required to sign an Acknowledgment of Reservation form to confirm acceptance of terms prior to solicitors being instructed. Copies of the Reservation form and all terms and conditions can be found in the Legal Pack which can be downloaded for free from the auction section of our website or requested from our Auction Department.
Please note this property is subject to an undisclosed Reserve Price which is generally no more than 10% in excess of the Starting Bid. Both the Starting Bid and Reserve Price can be subject to change. Our primary duty of care is to the vendor. Terms and conditions apply to the Modern Method of Auction, which is operated by Fine & Country powered by iam-sold Ltd” or “iam-sold Ltd”. TO VIEW OR MAKE A BID – Contact Fine & Country.
Transport Information Eltham Railway Station: 0.5 miles
New Eltham Railway Station: 1.1 miles
Mottingham Railway Station: 1.1 miles
The distances calculated are as the crow flies. For information regarding travel please visit: https://www.doogal.co.uk/MeasureDistances.php
Local Schools Primary Schools:
St Mary’s Catholic School: 0.09 miles
Eltham Church of England School: 0.42 miles
Gordon Primary School: 0.62 miles
St Thomas More Catholic School: 0.38 miles
Stationers’ Crown Wood Academy: 0.44miles
Eltham Hill School: 0.88 miles
Eltham College: 1.57 miles
Colfe’s School: 1.19 miles
West Lodge School: 2.27 miles
Wiz up School: 1.12 miles
Kings Oak School: 1.19 miles
Marlborough School: 1.8 miles
Information sourced from www.goodschoolsguide.co.uk/school-search
Please check with the local authority as to catchment areas and intake criteria.
Golf Clubs Eltham Warren Golf Club: 0.1 miles
Royal Blackheath Golf Club: 0.7 miles
Health Clubs David Lloyd Kidbrook Village: 2 miles
Bannantyne’s Health Club: 2.1 miles
Useful Information We recognise that buying a house is a big commitment and therefore recommend that you visit the local authority website www.royalgreenwich.gov.ukand the following websites for more helpful information about the property and local area before proceeding. Some information in these details is taken from third party sources. Should any of the information be critical in your decision making, then please contact Fine & Country for verification.
Some information in these details is taken from third party sources. Should any of the information be critical in your decision making, then please contact Fine & Country Sevenoaks for verification.
Tenure The vendor advises us that this property is Freehold. Should you proceed with the purchase of the property your solicitor must verify these details.
Council Tax We are informed this property is in council tax band G you should verify this with Royal Borough of Greenwich Council on 0208 8548888
Appliances/Services The mention of any appliances and/or services within these sales particulars does not imply that they are in full efficient working order.
Measurements All measurements are approximate and therefore may be subject to a small margin of error.
Opening Hours Monday to Saturday 9.00 am – 6.00 pm
Viewing Strictly by appointment via Fine & Country Sevenoaks
- Detached Double Fronted Corbett house
- Six Bedrooms
- Three Reception rooms
- Garage & off road parking
- Cellar / Workshop
- Superb Gardens
- EPC D