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An impressive and substantial Grade II listed period house of immense character boasting 6695 Sq ft of accommodation with a delightful setting amid secluded grounds of about 1.4 acres. Dating back in parts to the 15th century with later grand extensions, there are many charming period features whilst some parts offers a modern interior. With 8 reception rooms some of which are extremely spacious with high ceilings, there is extensive living space to suit the needs of any growing family. The modern kitchen features granite worktops, fitted units, an Aga, dishwasher, period dresser, microwave and a central island incorporating a breakfast bar. There is a utility room and extensive storage including a wine cellar on the lower ground floor. This is ideal for youngsters as there is a games and adjacent playroom. To one side with its own entrance is a reception room with WC which could be converted to a home office, studio or a self contained annexe. On the first floor are 6 bedrooms and 3 modern bathrooms. This includes a master suite comprising a spacious bedroom with lovely vistas over the garden, a fully fitted dressing room and ensuite bathroom with walk in glass shower cubicle and stylish twin basins.
The property is set close in a residential area near to Addington Village and Shirley Hills. It has a convenient location within walking distance of the tram stop at Addington with access to Croydon town centre and its excellent shopping facilities and fast and frequent train services to London Bridge, Victoria, Gatwick and the south coast. Close by there are many recreational facilities including golf courses and pleasant walks. There is a good selection of state and public schools nearby including Croydon High, Royal Russell, Whitgift & Trinity.
The property offers a high degree of privacy and seclusion being enclosed by high level mature evergreen trees, hedgerows and shrubs. It is approached via wooden gates and a private driving which passes a triple garage which benefits from electric doors. There is ample parking for multiple cars and a flagstone path leads to the impressive porticoed front door. To the side is a spacious patio ideal for summer entertaining which has lovely vistas over the sweeping lawns with meandering paths and points of interest. There is an outdoor swimming pool with surrounding terrace edged by palm trees. A side entrance would enable part of the property to be used as a home office or studio.
Period residence of 6695 Sq Ft
8 Reception Rooms
Secluded grounds of 1.4 Acres
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