Shenstone Drive, Balsall Common
- 4 bedroom, stylish extended detached family home in sought after location
- Bespoke open-plan kitchen/ breakfast room with door leading out
- Separate dining room with patio doors leads into south facing garden
- Master bedroom with large en-suite shower room
- Three further double bedrooms
- Beautifully styled modern bathroom
- Separate utility room and single garage
- Great location and superb catchment area for local highly rated schools
- No upward chain
An immaculate and stylish extended 4 bedroom detached home set in a highly desirable location on the edge of Balsall Common. Accommodation includes Living room, dining room, kitchen breakfast space, master bedroom with large en-suite shower room and three further double bedrooms. Having the benefit of cul-de-sac position, large driveway and single garage,
BALSALL COMMON Balsall Common offers a superb village community surrounded by beautiful countryside and offering a wealth of excellent local amenities. A desirable village located 7 miles from Solihull centre. There is a regular bus and train service, which affords easy access to Coventry, Solihull, Leamington Spa and Birmingham City Centre.
Balsall Common offers outstanding schooling for all age groups, and located within easy reach of motorway networks, Birmingham International Airport, International train station and the National Exhibition Centre.
Balsall Common has a well established community, with a huge choice of community groups and sports activities for all interest and age groups. The village offers a good selection of shops including restaurants, coffee shops, convenience stores, hair dressers, vets & health services.
PROPERTY IN BRIEF We are really excited to be marketing this property, we know you will simply love it too and we can't wait to show you around. The vendors have created an immaculately presented, comfortable and stylish home which offers fantastic accommodation. Set on a highly desirable estate on the edge of Balsall Common, close to open countryside, Oakes Farm shop and within easy walking distance of the local schools, shops and great commuter links. A perfect location within this popular village.
The property has been significantly extended upstairs and configured to deliver a Master bedroom with large, modern en-suite and three further double bedrooms. The family bathroom is super-modern having benefit of a bath with shower over and beautifully tiled. We love this space and it works really well for a family home.
On the ground floor there is an abundance of accommodation. Family living room with feature fireplace and gas fire, door through to the separate dining room with patio doors leading out to the south facing garden. The open-plan kitchen/breakfast room is a great family space too; Solid oak units with granite work surfaces and built in appliances. The breakfast space is bright and has door leading to garden, separate utility off which leads to the garage. A spacious hallway with downstairs W.C styled with a Brighton twist.
The outside offers large driveway and fore-garden and that all-important south facing rear garden to catch as many rays as possible.
This is a beautiful home with a real community feel and a truly relaxing place to live. Please read on to discover the detail of this property and we look forward to showing you through the property.
PORCH 8' 0" x 2' 8" (2.45m x 0.83m) The all important porch, perfect for getting out the rain and parking your shoes. Double glazed door and window with beautiful Victorian style floor tiles.
ENTRANCE HALL 13' 6" x 3' 9" (4.14m x 1.16m) widening to 1.36m When you step through the 'Terni' light oak front door into this hallway you are greeted by a bright, friendly space. This is a neutral, spacious area and opens out as you travel through. You can see immediately the space this property has to offer and we know you will feel at home straight away . There is a double radiator, smoke alarm, stylish wall light and a useful under-stairs cupboard.
The downstairs cloakroom leads off the hallway.
DOWNSTAIRS W.C 5' 4" x 3' 6" (1.64m x 1.08m) This space is super-cool, we've called it the seaside loo. The owners have amazing taste and their personalities are injected into this home with quirky features and bespoke finishing touches. The downstairs cloaks is a great example with the Brighton feature wall covering, red floor tiles and red splash-back. Having the benefit of white suite comprising w.c and hand-basin with chrome fitments. There is a single radiator and opaque glazed window on front elevation.
LIVING ROOM 18' 11" x 12' 2" (5.78m x 3.71 m) into bay window Step through the light oak, half glazed door into this most comfortable family living room. This is a lovely bright room benefiting from deep bay window overlooking your fore-garden and spacious cul-de-sac. Being neutrally decorated with light wall coverings this space feels airy and bright. The feature of this room is the marble fireplace and hearth with brushed surrounded gas, coal effect, real flame fire from Bains.
There is plenty of space for your furniture, having the benefit of carpet, bespoke wall light fittings and radiator. This is a wonderful place to socialise and relax. TV and telephone point here too.
DINING ROOM 10' 1" x 11' 4" (3.09m x 3.47m) Again, a wonderful bright space. The single half glazed, light oak door leading from the living room, or accessed from the kitchen/ breakfast room. The décor is matched with the living room, keeping a neutral theme throughout the main living spaces. The bespoke wall lights continue here too. The large patio doors open outwards to the south facing garden, with extra windows to the side of the doors maximising the natural light into this space. The floor here is tiled and continues through to the kitchen/breakfast room too.
This is a great family / formal dining space having the benefit of being able to open out the patio doors on a nice sunny day.
KITCHEN 15' 0" x 9' 6" (4.59m x 2.9m) This is a great family space, practical cooking area and large sociable room. An Avanti kitchen comprising of a good range of Oak base and wall units beautifully complimented by granite work surfaces. Having one and half sink looking out into the garden. A number of integral appliances to include Bosch dishwasher, tall fridge and extractor placed above the Belling free-standing range oven and 5 burner hob. The work stations are designed in such a way that it offers space to place bar-stools around.
The Potterton 'Promax HE Plus' boiler is housed in the kitchen.
BREAKFAST AREA 8' 4" x 9' 3" (2.56m x 2.84m) A lovely bright room and the perfect place a breakfast table to sit as a family and enjoy the view out to the garden. The original rear part of a tandem garage has been adapted and extended here to create this useful space which opens out to the kitchen. Benefiting from ceiling lighting to match the kitchen, door out to garden and access to the separate utility room.
UTILITY ROOM 5' 8" x 8' 5" (1.75 m x 2.57m) This is a really handy space and takes the pressure of the kitchen. Having shaker style base unit and wall storage, sink and mixer tap and window to side elevation. There is provision for a washing machine. The floor tile theme continues from the kitchen/ breakfast room into this space.
Door leading to single garage.
GARAGE 15' 7" x 8' 8" (4.76m x 2.65m) The garage can be accessed from three points, off the utility, side door to passageway or the 'Garador' up and over door which the owner is very proud of as it adds a distinctive feature to the front of the property. The water tank is located in the garage too.
LANDING 9' 8" x 11' 3" (2.96m x 3.44m) A family home can become quite busy in the mornings when rushing to work or preparing the kids for school, so it is important to have a good spacious landing, this property delivers just that. Top feature of this space is the stunning Richard Burbidge oak and polished chrome hand-rail leading you upstairs. This is a wonderful piece of art and yet another reflection of the detail that has been considered here.
The landing affords access to the bedrooms, family bathroom and loft access which is part-boarded and a loft ladder has been installed.
MASTER BEDROOM 13' 0" x 9' 8" (3.97m x 2.96m) When this property was extended, what was originally the third bedroom at the rear of the property was adapted to become the Master bedroom's en-suite, perfect idea for this family home which has created a true Master bedroom.
The bedroom itself benefits from an abundance of natural light delivered through the large window which overlooks the rear garden. This is the 'sage and bright' room which has a refreshing 'seaside' feel created by the light blue décor and taupe carpets. The bedroom also benefits from built-in wardrobes with double opening doors and double sliding doors- lots of hanging space here. There is a TV point and radiator.
ENSUITE 9' 7" x 6' 11" (2.93m x 2.13m) This is a stunning space. The wall tiles match the family bathroom but with a blue/green/brown glittery tiled border running through. Having the benefit of large curved shower with chrome mixer tap and sliding glass shower screen. There are two bespoke wooden vanity units each having a stylish rounded wash-basin with chrome mixer taps. The en-suite has been stylishly polished with vintage style towel rail and toilet paper holder. No stone unturned with the current vendors attention to detail.
BEDROOM TWO 19' 1" x 7' 2" (5.83m x 2.19m) Technically the largest room (approx..12.77 square meters). This is where the extension really works. This lengthy bedroom is located at the front of the property. Where we feel this room really comes into it's own, is as a great space for a younger/ teenage member of the family having their own space, with adequate floor space for double bed, desk and wardrobes and maybe a seating area so they can have some personal space for their friends. This is a great room especially having two windows to bring in plenty of light and two ceiling drops too.
BEDROOM THREE 14' 6" x 8' 4" (4.43m x 2.56m) The pale pink room, set to the rear of the home and the new part of the property. Again a great double bedroom with plenty of space for double bed, wardrobe and chest of draws. Having a lovely view over the rear garden. Single light, carpeted and double radiator.
BEDROOM FOUR 10' 11" x 10' 2" (3.35m x 3.11m) A good square space. Again with large window overlooking the front of the home. White decorated walls with contrasting carpets. A bright room with single light drop and single radiator.
FAMILY BATHROOM 10' 1" x 5' 4" (3.09m x 1.65m) The most stylish bathroom and as you would expect to find in a bespoke hotel. Beautiful white wall tiles with a funky purple border which brings a taste of disco sparkle to your morning shower, we love this room. A modern 'Imex' white suite comprising of bath with central mixer taps and shower over, washbasin and W.C. The bathroom is complimented by chrome towel rail, toilet paper holder, fitments and heated towel rail. This bathroom is modern, stylish and a perfect place to start your day.
OUTSIDE The front driveway offers space for several cars. A block paved driveway nicely broken up by a well maintained fore-garden. There is access down the side of the property too. The rear garden is south facing with patio area and lawn. What is a nice feature of this garden is that it is very private.
TECHNICAL We are advised this property is freehold, please seek confirmation from your legal representative.
The property offers gas central heating and double glazed windows.
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Our 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.
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- Berkswell Train station 0.3 miles
- Tile Hill Station
- Hampton -in -Arden station
- Easy access to M6, M42, M40
- Kenilworth, Knowle & Solihull Town
- Birmingham International Airport & train station only 8 mins by train
- Coventry City, Solihull Town and Birmingham
- Kenilworth, Royal Leamington Spa and Warwick Town
- Berkswell / Meriden & Hampton in Arden close by
- Variety of Village shops, Banks, Coffee shops too
- Medical Centre Doctors, Dentist & opticians
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