Beautiful peaceful garden surrounded by trees and flowers a haven in the city.
Once inside the the house you'll fall in love with the spacious rooms and original Victorian features.
This home is a definite must see.
Built in 1890's, this imposing three story family home offers excellent accommodation throughout, boasting a wealth of original features which adds plenty of character together with a modern twist.
Much loved & cared for, for over thirty years by the current owners, offering excellent accommodation throughout, with some original features, yet modern throughout.
- Three Story
- Six Bedrooms
- Two Reception Rooms
- Gated Parking
- Superb Rear Garden
Barnsley Road is conveniently situated between Hagley Road and Sandon Road. It is close to regular transport services leading through to comprehensive city centre leisure, entertainment and shopping facilities. It is also readily accessible to the Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre, the University of Birmingham and Harborne leisure centre, as well as excellent amenities around Harborne High Street, local shopping at Bearwood and the delightful grounds of Lightwoods Park, Warley park and Edgbaston reservoir.
There are excellent recreational facilities locally to include Edgbaston Reservoir, providing the Birmingham Rowing Club and Midlands Sailing Club, numerous cycling routes, The Priory Club and Botanical Gardens.
There are outstanding local schools such as St Pauls School for Girls, Blue Coat School, Edgbaston High, Priory School and King Edward the Sixth School.
Harborne High Street is less than two miles away and offers excellent convenience shopping with Marks and Spencer Food Hall, a Waitrose as well as chemists, greengrocers, butchers and newsagents.
Nearby Bearwood and Harborne, also benefits from a range of convenience shops and brasseries, restaurants and coffee shops including its own Michelin starred restaurant.
There are good links to the national motorway network, with excellent access to Birmingham International Airport and The National Exhibition Centre. The property is within close proximity from Junction 3 and the M5 together with Junction 6 of the M6.
Public transport by road is also most convenient, with a regular bus service running from the bottom of the road into Birmingham and surrounding areas.
The rail network can be joined either at Five Ways or University, which is a short run to Birmingham New Street Station.
An imposing three story Victorian semi-detached family residence with six bedrooms, three bathrooms, two reception rooms.
This charming Victorian semi-detached residence is set back beyond a foregarden, with a dwarf wall, the property boasts the wealth of original features, which fully merits an internal inspection.
Large and welcoming through hallway having original staircase rising off, paneled radiator, two ceiling light points, original tiles to the floor, understairs cellarette providing excellent storage.
Guest Cloakroom 6' 6" x 4' 8" ( 1.98m x 1.42m )
Large guest cloakroom providing low flush wc, wash hand basin, tiled flooring, paneled radiator, extractor fan, window to front elevation.
Front Reception Room 17' 8" x 13' 10" ( 5.38m x 4.22m )
Feature fire surround with tiled insert hearth and ornate timber surround, picture rail, coving to the ceiling, three sided Sash bay window, double paneled radiator, TV aerial point, deep skirting boards,
Rear Reception Room 17' 1" x 13' 10" ( 5.21m x 4.22m )
Feature inset fire with feature wooden surround, original inset tiles, three Sash windows giving a spectacular view of the rear garden, TV aerial point, coving to ceiling, picture rail, paneled radiator.
Dining Kitchen 21' 3" x 10' 9" ( 6.48m x 3.28m )
Country style kitchen perfect for the whole family, the real hub of the house, having a Sash window and door to rear elevation, feature high mantel, providing space for a gas cooker, handmade matching wall and base units with solid wood worksurfaces, inset bowl and a half, sink unit with mixer tap together with a filter water tap, plumbing for dishwasher, ceiling light points, part tiling to walls. Laundry / Utility room, located off the kitchen, having plumbing for automatic washing machine, ceiling light point, space for additional appliances, paneled radiator, ceiling light points.
First Floor Landing
Sash window to rear elevation, paneled radiator, feature archway.
Bedroom One 13' 11" x 14' ( 4.24m x 4.27m )
Two Sash windows, original cast iron fire place, paneled radiator, ceiling light point, storage cupboard.
Bedroom Two 13' 10" x 12' 9" ( 4.22m x 3.89m )
Paneled radiator, ceiling light point, Sash windows, fitted wardrobe.
Bedroom Three 10' 9" x 10' 6" ( 3.28m x 3.20m )
Sash window, ceiling light point, paneled radiator, wall light point, exposed floorboards, original cast iron fire place.
Bathroom 5' 6" x 5' 9" ( 1.68m x 1.75m )
Paneled bath with mixer taps, wash hand basin, Sash window, ceiling light point, paneled radiator. Separate low flush wc, laminate floor, ceiling light point Sash window, water tank.
Comprising of Jacuzzi bath, Jacob Delafon feature sink with matching low flush wc, ceiling spotlights, feature cast iron fire place, paneled radiator, heated towel rail, Sash window, separate walk in shower cubicle.
Second Floor Landing
Double glazed Velux window, storage cupboard housing the house boiler.
Bedroom Four 13' 11" x 13' ( 4.24m x 3.96m )
Double glazed window, paneled radiator, ceiling light point.
Bedroom Five 13' 3" x 12' 9" Maximum into recess ( 4.04m x 3.89m Maximum into recess )
Ceiling light point, paneled radiator, fitted wardrobe with hanging space within, wash hand basin, double glazed window.
Bedroom Six 13' 5" x 10' ( 4.09m x 3.05m )
Double glazed Velux window, paneled radiator, loft access, storage within the eves, door onto;
En Suite Bathroom 10' x 6' 10" ( 3.05m x 2.08m )
Paneled bath with shower over, wash hand basin, low flush wc, part tiling, paneled radiator, ceiling spotlight, two Velux windows.
Beautiful rear garden enjoying a sunny aspect to include built bicycle shed and woodstore, greenhouse, gated rear access with parking for several cars. The garden itself is partly walled with an abundance of flower boarders, mature trees and shrubbery.
The house was built in the 1890's and still has some original features with both the front and back doors being original.
The existing Sash windows, some with the original glass allows lots of light to the spacious rooms along with the high ceilings, tall skirting boards and original fireplaces make for a perfect family home. The off street parking at the bottom of the garden accessed via a shared gated lane is a bonus for city living.
Communal automated gated driveway to the side of the property, owned by Calthorpe Estates, currently maintained by the residents of Barnsley Management, which gives access to a tree-lined private field for the exclusive enjoyment and use of the residents only.