Fine Edwardian Large Detached House Wentworth Avenue

Bournemouth, Dorset

£650,000

About this property

Excellent opportunity to purchase this fine large detached Edwardian house retaining many unique original architectural features.  Situated in a premier location on the Portman Estate minutes wasl from public parkland and gardens, cliff top walks, the promenade and Southbourne Grove with its excellent individual shopping, cafes and restaurants.

Property specification

Gated entrance from highway over decorative block paved drive  with outside light points and wrought iron gates.  Entrance door in to

RECEPTION HALL:

10’11’’ (3.32m) x 10’11’’ (3.32m) max

(Of irregular shape)

Terrazzo floor.  Deep glazed tiled corner ‘working’ fireplace with hearth and mantel.  Picture rail.  Ceiling light point.  Two leaded light windows.  Radiator. 

Archway to inner hall with stairs to first floor. Small under-stairs cupboard and doors to

STUDY:  6’7’’ (2m) x 4’9’’ (1.46m)

Tiled floor.  Fully tiled walls.  Cupboard housing electric meters.  (Could be GF cloakroom.)  Window to side aspect. Light point.

Period leaded glass panel door leads in to

DINING ROOM:

14’7’’ (4.4m) x 13’7’’ (4.2m)

Polished wood floor.  Bay window to front aspect.  Picture rail.  Two feature reeded side windows.  Decorative timbered ceiling.  Feature original fireplace with mirrored inserts. Two double radiators.  Ceiling light point. 

KITCHEN BREAKFAST / FAMILY ROOM: 

21’3’’ (6.5m) x 11’4’’ (3.5m)

Leaded window to side elevation.  Leaded glazed door to side garden.  Further small leaded window to side / rear aspect. Polished wood floor.  Double radiator.  Range of base mounted kitchen units with work surfaces over and matching wall cupboards.  Original pine glazed fronted side board.  Double radiator.  Part wall tiling.  Tiled recess. Space and plumbing for washing machine.  Belling classic range cooker with gas hob and electric oven.  Recently installed Ultracom Glow Worm gas-fired boiler for domestic hot water and central heating.  Ceiling light point.

From the Reception Hall door leads in to

DRAWING ROOM:  19’10’’ (6m ) x 19’ (5.8m)

Fine leaded bay window to rear aspect overlooking garden. Leaded window to front aspect.  Original feature working fireplace with hearth and tall mantels over with mirrored insert.  Picture rail.  Ceiling cornice.  Three radiators.  Polished wood floor.  Ceiling light point.  Double glazed mirror panel doors lead in to

MASTER BEDROOM SUITE / ANNEXE:

20’9’’(6.3m) x 15’2’’ (4.6m) max

Edwardian feature (non-working) tiled corner fireplace with mirrored wooden mantel over.  Radiator.  Pair glazed doors opening on to patio and rear garden.  Polished wood floor.  Ceiling light point.  Picture rail.  Coved ceiling.  Window to side aspect.  Full height double wardrobe unit.  Door to

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM

Double-sized walk-in shower cubicle with sliding glass door.  Low-level WC.  Bidet.  Wall mounted wash hand basin.  Fully ceramic tiled walls and floor.  Shaver point.  Ceiling light point. Coved ceiling.  Velux window.  Chrome towel rail.

Fine staircase from inner hallway leads with superb leaded and stained glass window at half landing to spacious FIRST FLOOR LANDING with ceiling hatch & ladder access to oak-boarded roof space ideal for  additional accommodation if required.  Wardrobe cupboard with hanging rails. Radiator.  Light point.  Doors to all principal rooms.

BEDROOM ONE:  14’8’’ (4.5m) x 13’7’’ (4.2m)

Large bay window to front aspect.  Two further windows to side aspect.  Radiator.  Picture rail. Original feature fireplace and hearth.  Full height double door wardrobe with hanging and shelving.  Door to

EN-SUITE with hip bath, shower, wash hand basin, bidet and low-level WC.  Fully tiled walls and floor. Electric chrome towel rail.

FAMILY BATHROOM

Large sized bath with shower and shower screen over.  ‘Edwardian’ style pedestal wash hand basin.  Low-level WC.  Leaded window to side elevation. Heated towel rail.  Wall mounted mirror.  Range of display shelving.           3/4 tiled walls. Picture rail. Tiled floor.

BEDROOM FOUR: 

13’9’’ (4.2m) x 9’11’’ (3m) max

Leaded window to rear aspect. Feature fireplace and hearth.  Double radiator.  Bespoke fitted bedroom furniture and chest of drawers unit.  Door to

EN-SUITE with shower cubicle, low-level WC and wash hand basin.     Towel rail.  Fully tiled walls and floor.

BEDROOM THREE: 15’2’’ (4.6m) x 7’8’’ (2.3m) max

Feature fireplace and hearth.  Square bay window to rear aspect.  Wardrobe/cupboard housing Ariston large capacity boiler for hot water. Linen cupboard.

BEDROOM TWO: Dual Aspect Room

19’10’’ (6m) x 13’7’’ (4.1m) max

Large leaded bay window to rear aspect.  Period fireplace (not in use). Leaded bay window to front aspect.  Radiator. 

BEDROOM FIVE: 10’8’’ (3.2m) x 7’10’’ (2.4m) max

(of irregular shape)

Picture rail.  Radiator.  Leaded bay window to front aspect.

OUTSIDE:

The property is approached via double wrought iron security gates.  For ease of maintenance the front and rear gardens are block paved providing excellent off-road car parking.  The secluded rear garden enjoys a side wood/log store and adjacent are two WORKSHOPS both with power and light supplied. Timber SUMMER HOUSE with raised patio and seating area with wrought iron railings/gated surround to the front,  Feature circular ornamental fountain and area of lawn.  Specimen palm trees, holly and pear trees and shrub borders.    

 

FEATURES: 

UPVC WOOD EFFECT DOUBLE-GLAZING TO ALL PRINCIPAL   WINDOWS & ORIGINAL PRESERVED STAINED GLASS WINDOWS.

MANY PERIOD ARCHITECURAL FEATURES INCLUDINGTERAZZO FLOORS, FIRE PLACES, ARCHITRAVES.  HIGH CEILINGS THROUGHOUT.                                                                 INTERNET, CABLE TV, TELEPHONE IN ALL ROOMS.

  VIEW TO APPRECIATE

 

 

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