Kenilworth Road, Balsall Common, Coventry

Asking Price Of - £795,000

Detached House


A fantastic opportunity to purchase this spacious and unique 5 bedroom detached family home. Full of character, warmth and charm. Set over 3 floors, and just a few steps away from the village centre. Generous living spaces, spacious bedrooms, two with en-suite, large private garden, generous driveway and large garage. A fantastic family home, close to shops, schools and train station.


Ginger are delighted to offer this character five bedroom detached family home being conveniently located close to the village centre and within a short walking distance to both the local schools and to Berkswell train station.

This property is unique, full of features and a home that you need to view to appreciate the character and space that it offers. Providing a lovely comfortable and homely feel as you wander around, and a home that is packed full of love. A true family home, and if you're a fan of entertaining then this property works wonders.

The property is set over three floors, on the first floor, there's a welcoming porch leading through to a character hallway, a generous family living room with feature bay window and patio doors into the garden. A separate and flexible sitting area which separates the hallway to the breakfast kitchen. The kitchen/breakfast is a great size and benefiting from a central island, having a downstairs cloakroom/shower room, and a generous conservatory to the rear enjoying the garden view and perfect for entertaining or summer dining.

On the first floor, is the principal bedroom with dressing area and large en-suite, bedroom number three and bedroom number five, as well as having a family bathroom providing a bath and separate shower.

On the top floor, there are two further bedrooms, the second bedroom which works really well for the younger member of the family to have their own space, plentry of room for thier double bed, desk/gaming zone and en-suite shower.

Outside, the property has a generous driveway providing parking for several family cars, and landscaped garden surronding the parking area, access into the garage, as well as enjoying a large rear garden within a private setting.


The property is set well back from the roadside enjoying the benefits of a generous private gravelled driveway. The driveway is landscaped to provide both plenty of parking for your family cars with lawn area around the edges and trees for additional shelter, as well as having a farmyard gate for both your car access and foot passage. There’s also the perfect spot in front of the sitting room bay window for your bench to catch the late afternoon sunshine with a glass of chilled wine.


As you arrive at the property you find yourself within this handy porch. A spacious area, perfect for kicking off your shoes and hanging your coats. Enjoying large floor tiles for ease of maintenance, with a window linking the hall. A further solid wooden door with window insert links you into the hallway.

The moment you step inside the main property you will appreciate the character and style of this gorgeous family home. The entrance hall is beautifully styled with wood flooring, providing a handy space under the stairs for your console table, a separate store cupboard, radiator and stairs leading to the bedrooms and bathrooms. The hallway gives access into the main family living room and separate sitting room. There is a delightful double glazed stained pattern window to the side elevation, adding further character to the hallway and additional light.

The living room is a fantastic space, perfect for those family times, or for entertaining guests. Boasting a large bay window with French doors looking out and giving access into the private garden, making this room perfect for those warmer days and taking the party outside. The living room provides generous floor space, perfect for your large sofas and chairs, media centre as well as enjoying an electric log-effect fire. The living room also provides central heating and ceiling lighting.

Moving off from the hallway into this separate sitting area. This adaptable space currently works well as a snug area for a comfy sofa and additional storage. It also provides a good home for the family dog. Continuing with the wood floors from the hallway and a neutral presentation, the room also enjoys a feature bay window with shutter blinds. Furthermore, there is a central heating radiator within the bay window.

Moving through from the sitting room into the kitchen/breakfast, a generous space which works really well for the modern family, providing a comprehensive range of cream wall and base units with contrasting work surfaces and provisions for your washing machine, American fridge/freezer and free-standing cooker. The sink and drainer is located on the rear wall providing a view through the conservatory into the garden, as well as having a sink with a flexi-hose tap. There are plenty of power points around the work-surfaces for your small appliances and charging your mobile phones. The kitchen enjoys a feature central island with additional storage and the perfect space for sitting around with a coffee and laptop.

The kitchen gives access to the double garage as well as through to the downstairs cloakroom and shower room.

This handy cloak/shower room provides a large step-in shower with jet featured controls, having a traditional vanity unit with wash basin and chrome mixer tap and a WC. Ideally located off the kitchen, is perfect for the young ones to shower after a game of football or when you’re entertaining in the garden provides a close-by toilet facility. Also benefitting from underfloor heating.

The conservatory is a great addition to this home, you will be amazed at the floor space that it offers, providing a flexible bright space, whether for a more relaxed summer dining area, for entertaining with the patio doors leading out from the kitchen, or just a nice place to sit on those summer days with a good book and coffee.


The bedroom accommodation is split over two floors, providing a bathroom and two bedrooms with en-suite facilities.

The landing area on the first floor is spacious and allows for the morning rush hour for the family to move around freely. The landing is super cosy and has the ideal spot for a corner chair to sit and read quietly, having a double glazed window to the front elevation and space close to the stairs for additional storage furniture.

The principal bedroom suite comprises of a dressing area, large bedroom and en-suite. Firstly, you enter into the dressing room, a spacious room enjoying a delightful view of the rear garden and plenty of floor space for your wardrobes. The dressing room opens out into the grand bedroom, a delightful and spacious room, perfect for your large bedroom furniture and plenty of cabinets around. The bedroom benefits from a large window to the front elevation delivering a view into the private driveway and ensuring plenty of light into the bedroom space. The bedroom is neutrally presented with a feature wall covering, having ceiling spotlights and central heating radiator.

The large en-suite provides a double sized shower boasting a jet powered enclosure having a drench and separate hand-held attachment. A traditional style vanity unit with large wash basin with chrome mixer tap, a WC with dual flush and plenty of space around for your storage cabinets to home your towels and linen. In addition, the en-suite is beautifully tiled to both the walls and floor plus an opening leaf-pattern frosted window to the rear elevation. In addition, there is a wall mounted radiator for your towels.

Bedroom number three is located on the first floor, a spacious bedroom enjoying the garden view through the large double glazed window to provide not only a gorgeous view but delivering plenty of natural light. This is a super spacious bedroom, neutrally styled and perfect for your large bed and still leaving space around for wardrobes and desk space for the younger member of the family. In addition, there is a handy storage cupboard over the stairs as well as a central heating radiator.

The fifth bedroom is set at the rear of the first floor, a lovely little room, and beautifully styled with neutral wall colourings and feature wall design. We love the wood floors which add character to the space and of course the all-important garden view. This bedroom works well as a single sized room or should you work from home would also make for a tranquil office space. There is a large double glazed window to the rear elevation with the central heating radiator set under and ceiling lighting.

The family bathroom on the first floor takes care of the two additional bedrooms, providing a bath with a central tap, a corner shower with an electric unit, WC with dual flush and a large pedestal wash basin. The bathroom is neutrally presented with tiles to the walls and floor, having a leaf pattern frosted double glazed window to the front elevation as well as a handy towel radiator.

Moving to the top floor, this top floor accommodation works really well for the younger members of the family to have their own floor. However, there may be some fighting over who gets the en-suite.

The landing is spacious and bright enjoying a double glazed window to the rear to catch the east-facing sunrise and a view of the garden, as well as an opening Vellux skylight on the front elevation. Space here for a comfy chaise longue, as well as being some cupboard storage. In addition, there is a central heating radiator with thermostat and ceiling light.

The second bedroom is located here, perfect for the teenager member of the family or as a guest suite. This L-shaped room provides a generous area for a large bed and accompanying side tables, where the rest of the room is perfect for additional storage furniture, homework/gaming desk and great for having their friends over. There is a window to the rear looking into the garden, plus two skylights either side of the apex roof. The bedroom is neutrally presented with carpets, having connections for your satellite TV, ceiling light and central heating.

This second bedroom has the benefit of a modern en-suite shower room enjoying a jet powered single shower, WC with dual flush, a handy vanity storage cupboard with wash basin over and mixer tap. In addition, there are twin skylights either side of the apex as well as some additional storage space and central heating radiator. The en-suite is beautifully styled with modern grey floor and wall tiling.

The fourth bedroom is a lovely bright and generous bedroom. A good double bedroom, neutrally presented with skylight.


This is a true family home, and the garden is too. One thing you will notice straight away is how private the garden is, not been over-looked, and a nice peaceful location. The garden comprises of a generous lawn with railway sleeper beds around the edges and providing access along the side of the property to reach the driveway. We love how the home opens up at the rear from the kitchen and living room to link the back of the home into the garden. A fantastic party palace.

The home benefits from a larger than normal double sized garage, having recently installed electric remote up and over vehicle access doors to the front, and a personnel door giving access from the kitchen. The garage is also home to the Worcester boiler, as well as providing both power and lighting.


We are advised this property is Freehold, please seek confirmation from your legal representative.

We are advised the council tax band F is payable to Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council.

Ginger have not checked appliances nor have we seen sight of any building regulations or planning permissions. You should take guidance from your legal representative before purchasing any property.

Room sizes and property layout are presented in good faith as a guide only. Although we have taken every step to ensure the plans are as accurate as possible, you must rely on your own measurements or those of your surveyor. Not every room is accounted for when giving the total floor space. Dimensions are generally taken at the widest points.

All information we provide is in good faith and as a general guide to the property. Subjective comments in these descriptions imply the opinion of the selling agent at the time these details were prepared. However, the opinions of a purchaser may differ. Details have been verified by the sellers.