Cropthorne Road, Shirley, Solihull
- Three bedroom link semi-detached
- Perfect opportunity to modernise / extent (STPP)
- Large rear garden
- WW2 Air raid shelter, a brilliant historical feature
- Two large living spaces
- Garage leading to veranda with WC
- Three great sized bedrooms
- Shower room with separate W/C
- Front drive with parking
- Great location for Solihull & Shirley
A fantastic three bedroom link semi-detached home in need of modernisation. This warm and welcoming property offers great size living spaces and a stunning established large garden with original WW2 air raid shelter. Separate garage with veranda, w/c and a kitchen at the heart of this family home. Perfect project home and ideal for improvement/extension (STPP).
PROPERTY IN BRIEF Ginger are delighted to present this three bedroom semi-detached property. With scope to modernise, you could make this property your own. The property benefits from two reception rooms, kitchen, three good size bedrooms, shower room and separate WC.
There could be an opportunity to extend this property, however, Ginger are not aware if any applications for planning permissions have been made. We love the large south facing rear garden, perfect for a growing family. The garden is very much in character with the property, offering a feature pond area and even the original air raid shelter!
HALLWAY Welcome inside this spacious family home. The hallway has a handy cloakroom storage cupboard being a perfect spot to place your coats, shoes and vacuum cleaner. The hallway has the benefit of central heating radiator, and ceiling light and affords access to the two reception rooms and kitchen.
FRONT RECEPTION ROOM 12' 11" x 10' 7" (3.95m x 3.25m) This spacious room is adaptable, whether you choose to use as a separate living room, or a family dining room. This reception room has the benefit of a feature bay window to add further floorspace and benefits from double glazed window. In addition, a central heating radiator, and wall lights.
REAR RECEPTION ROOM 13' 0" x 11' 6" (3.97m x 3.53m) The rear reception room works perfectly for a cosy family living room. Enjoying the benefit of French patio doors boasting a delightful view of the rear garden. The living room also benefits from a coal-effect gas fire and surround and central heating radiator. In addition, a central ceiling light and dado rail around. This is a perfect space to open out in the summer months with the patio leading from the French doors.
KITCHEN 9' 3" x 8' 2" (2.82m x 2.5m) The kitchen enjoys a stunning view of the rear garden having a large double glazed window to the rear elevation with opening light. The kitchen has a sink and drainer with hot and cold taps, and a number of wall and base units for storage. In addition, the kitchen has the additional benefit of a pantry which is perfect for storing away dry foods and housing a fridge freezer if needed. The kitchen has a side access door leading to the Veranda and garage.
VERANDA Accessed from the kitchen, this use of space is perfect for storing additional freezers and fridges, as well as a planting/ store area. To the rear, there is toilet with a door leading out to the garden.
LANDING 10' 10" x 7' 3" (3.31m x 2.21m) The landing is spacious, enjoying a frosted window to the side elevation to deliver plenty of natural light, as well as a useful storage cupboard. The landing affording access to the loft hatch and the three bedrooms, shower room and WC.
BEDROOM ONE 13' 0" x 11' 6" (3.98m x 3.53m) The master bedroom is located at the rear of the property enjoying a stunning view of the long rear garden through the double glazed windows. This spacious bedroom delivers good floor area for your bed, freestanding wardrobes and any additional furniture. The bedroom benefits from central heating radiator with thermostat control, power points and telephone connection point.
BEDROOM TWO 12' 11" x 10' 7" (3.95m x 3.25m) The second bedroom set at the front of the house enjoys a feature bay window and having the benefit of opening double glazed windows. The bedroom also has fitted wardrobes with mirrored sliding doors, central heating radiator with thermostat control and ceiling light. Superb floor space to accommodate all your bedroom furniture needs.
BEDROOM THREE 8' 8" x 6' 11" (2.65m x 2.11m) The third bedroom is located at the front of the house enjoying the views over the road through the double glazed opening window. This bedroom although the smallest, accommodates a good space for a single size bed and freestanding furniture.
SHOWER ROOM 8' 2" x 6' 2" (2.5m x 1.9m) The family shower room has the benefit of a large step in shower with an electric shower unit. In addition, a Doulton wash basin with hot and cold separate taps. The bathroom is home to an airing cupboard having the Worcester Bosch green star boiler. The bathroom is partially tiled having a frosted window to the rear elevation and addition wall and ceiling lights.
WC 2' 7" x 5' 4" (0.8m x 1.65m) Having the benefit of a separate WC which is perfect for the morning rush hour. Light floods this space thanks to the window to the side elevation.
REAR GARDEN A key feature to this property and expected of its age is the long south facing rear garden. This is a perfect family space and a secure and safe area for children to play. We particularly love the feature air raid shelter which is a step back in history and has now become a part of the water feature running down to the pond with bridge over. The shelter is a fantastic garden storage space. Further up the garden, there is a greenhouse, potting shed is an additional shed for storage. This is a rare opportunity to find a property with such a large garden.
GARAGE 15' 9" x 7' 1" (4.82m x 2.16m) The garage has an open over vehicle access door to the front, and wooden personnel door leading back to the property.
TECHNICAL Council tax band D payable to Solihull MBC
We are advised this property is freehold, please seek confirmation from your legal representative. The property offers gas central heating.
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