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This period property has been sympathetically updated to offer all modern conveniences but retains much charm and period features. There is a useful enclosed porch to the front with attractive stained glass front door. This opens into the hall way which has decorative architrave and is fitted with quality solid oak flooring which continues into the double reception room. The sitting room to the front has a modern highly efficient pebble effect gas fire with cupboards and shelving built into the alcoves either side. There is zoned lighting and the dining room has further storage and a glazed door to the back garden. The kitchen is fitted with a range of units and a breakfast bar with integrated fridge/freezer, double oven with grill, 4 ring gas hob and space for a dishwasher. To the rear is a modern fitted bathroom which is fully tiled with an extensive range of units providing good storage . It comprises a basin, mirrors, cupboards, drawers and integral lighting. There is also a utility cupboard with space to house two washing appliances.
On the first floor are 3 double bedrooms with quality fitted carpets, two of which have pretty decorative fireplaces and double glazed windows with clever integrated blinds. At the front, the master bedroom has fitted wardrobes and an ensuite shower-room with basin storage unit. With much thought to storage, there is extensive under stairs storage and also a double cupboard on the upstairs landing
Newark Road is a residential road bordered by attractive Victorian properties and ideally situated for commuting with a choice of three stations within walking distance providing direct services to London and easy access to Croydon's commercial centre. Schools for children of all ages are within easy reach including nearby Whitgift, Purley Oaks Primary, St Peters Primary, Croydon High, Trinity School, Royal Russell and Old Palace.
TRAIN SERVICES: All with direct services to London are South Croydon Station (0.4 miles), Sanderstead (0.6 miles) and Purley Oaks (0.7 miles).
The house benefits from block paving to the front with an off-street parking space and path to the front door and side gate. The south facing garden is a highlight of the property and has been beautifully landscaped by the current owners and divided into different areas. It is enclosed by high fencing and a back wall providing a high degree of privacy. From the side gate there is a gravelled area and a herb garden in a raised bed. Beyond the rose clad arch is a circular paving with space for a clothes airer. An attractive path meanders down the garden and of particular note is the patio with wooden arbour providing shade in the summer months. There is a small lawn edged by a formal box hedge. The garden shed provides useful storage and is hidden behind a bamboo screen.
Ensuite Shower Room
Off Road Parking
Convenient for Croydon
Whitgift School and 3 Stations
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