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With a sought after position adjacent to Shirley Park Golf Club, this is a substantial ‘Arts & Crafts’ inspired, detached residence of 3251 sq ft, (to include the double garage). The property is well maintained and retains many charming period and original features and the principal rooms are all of a good proportion with mainly attractive leaded light windows and oak flooring and panelling. This includes an elegant sitting room which has French doors leading out to the terrace and has a fireplace surrounded by wood panelling and housing a wood burning stove. The dining room also has lovely views, smart wood flooring and built-in bookshelves. The spacious kitchen/breakfast room benefits from under-floor heating and has a country-style range of fitted units complemented by granite worktops and a beamed ceiling. Integrated appliances include a dishwasher, double oven, gas hob and extractor fan, with extra space for white goods in the utility room. Keen outdoors enthusiasts and dog owners will appreciate the downstairs shower room and boot room. An attractive wooden staircase leads up to the bedrooms on the first floor via a landing where there is a door onto an external balcony with spectacular far reaching views of the golf course and beyond. The charming triple aspect master bedroom features a range of built-in wardrobes and a vanity unit, with an arch leading through to an en-suite bathroom with a corner bath and a basin unit with storage underneath. Two additional double bedrooms include fitted wardrobes, with a further bedroom providing access to the fifth bedroom. A family bathroom completes the first floor accommodation.
Set in beautifully maintained grounds on a prestigious residential road, the property is ideally located opposite the ancient woodlands of Addington Hills and over-looking the manicured fairways of Shirley Park Golf Course to the rear. Despite the tranquil location there is easy access to bus routes, the tramlink at Lloyd Park and also East Croydon Station with fast and frequent train services to London & Gatwick. Croydon has excellent shopping facilities including The Whitgift Centre with superstore shopping on the Purley Way. There is a choice of excellent local schools nearby including Royal Russell, Croydon High, Whitgift, Trinity, Coloma Girls & Shirley High.
Accessed via a sweeping ‘in and out’ carriageway drive, the house is fronted by a pretty lawn and surrounded by attractive shrubs and hedging. Carriage lights illuminate the drive where there is ample parking and to the side of the house there is an attached double garage with electric doors and a side door into the utility room. With a gate leading directly out on to the Shirley Park Golf course, there are expansive areas of lawn which have a storage tank and pump house to operate a sprinkler system (decommissioned). A paved terrace provides the ideal space for outdoor entertaining, while garden outbuildings include both a wooden shed and a potting shed.
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