4 bedroom House - Semi-Detached (Sold (STC))

Worcester Park
Offers Over £475,000
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Overview

SOLD STC BY THEPROBATEPROPERTYSHOP.COM! More probate properties required. A substantial Edwardian family home with large mature gardens with scope for further extension/improvement or conversion into two garden apartments (subject to consent). (Property Ref: 1783)

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Overall Description

This is a substantial semi-detached Edwardian house which retains many of its original period features - high ceilings, open fireplaces, original plasterwork, dado and picture rails - but is in need of complete renovation and also has scope for further extension to the rear and/or the loft to create a large and impressive family home. There is also potential to subdivide the property into two garden apartments as others have in the area (all subject to the usual consents of course). The property has four bedrooms and a bathroom upstairs (we believe the fourth was created with a previous extension to the rear), while downstairs there are three receptions, all with period fireplaces, a kitchen, conservatory, downstairs cloakroom and good-sized entrance hall. The property does have gas central-heating although the sash windows will need restoring and the wiring will no doubt need an upgrade. There is a driveway to the front with two off-street parking spaces and a large mature back-garden that is a more than a little overgrown in places but could be delightful. If you are looking for a "project" to make your own then this character property is not to be missed. To watch our Virtual Video Guided Tour simply search for "148 Cheam Common Road, Worcester Park" on You Tube. We have a Viewing Morning booked from 10am to 2pm on Saturday the 15th and the 22nd of May. For sale by Informal Tender - "Best and Final" offers must be in by 12 noon on Wednesday the 26th of May. To book a viewing at one of our Viewing Mornings please call Nigel or Bobbie on 0203-758-7650. No chain. Probate is granted. .

Location

The property is located in the popular commuter town of Worcester Park ,in the London Borough of Sutton, and just a short walk from the bustling High Street with it's excellent variety of local shops, restaurants, coffee shops, supermarkets (Waitrose and Sainsburys), pubs and other amenities. Worcester Park Station, a ten minute walk away, has regular services to Waterloo Station (30 minutes), Guildford and Dorking and there are good local bus services, with stops a couple of minutes walk away. Local schools include the Infants and Junior Cheam Common Academies, The Dorchester Primary School, St Cecilia's Catholic Primary School and Cheam High School. There are plenty of green open spaces locally including Nonsuch Park (which includes the remnants of Henry VIII's original hunting lodge), the Mayflower Park Wetlands and the Cuddington and Dorchester Recreation Grounds.

Accommodation

From the driveway the front door leads into the:

Entrance Hall - 6.50m x 1.80m (21'4 x 5'11)

Stairs to first floor with under-stairs cupboard. Dado rail. Telephone point. Radiator.

Cloakroom - 1.57m x 0.81m (5'2 x 2'8)

Frosted window to side. Low-level wc. Wash-hand basin. Radiator.

Sitting Room - 4.52m x 3.63m (14'10 x 11'11)

Two sash windows to front. Period fireplace with ornate cast-iron mantel, coal-effect gas fire and marble hearth. Dado and picture rails. TV aerial point.

Dining Room - 3.43m x 3.10m (11'3 x 10'2)

French doors into the garden. Period fireplace with ornate cast-iron surround and marble hearth. Original cornices. Dado and picture rails.TV aerial point. Radiator.

Breakfast Room - 3.18m x 1.55m (10'5 x 5'1)

Sash window to side. Fireplace with wooden mantel, period-style wood burning stove and slate hearth. Picture rail. Deep storage cupboard with wall-mounted gas central-heating boiler. Radiator.

Kitchen

Kitchen - 2.82m x 2.51m (9'3 x 8'3)

Sash window to side. Window and glazed door to conservatory. Kitchen units with roll-top work surfaces and ceramic one and a half bowl sink unit. Eye-level oven and grill. Gas hob. Space for Fridge.

Conservatory - 3.94m x 2.82m (12'11 x 9'3)

Timber frame with clear Upvc roof, a window to each side and French doors to garden. Tiled floor.

First Floor - 2.29m x 1.83m (7'6 x 6')

From the hallway stairs lead up to the landing. Window to side. Loft hatch.

Bedroom One - 4.57m x 3.71m (15' x 12'2)

Two sash windows to front. Period fireplace with cast-iron mantel and tiled hearth. TV aerial point. Radiator.

Bedroom Two - 3.45m x 3.28m (11'4 x 10'9)

Sash window to rear overlooking the garden. Fireplace with 1930's tiled surround. Radiator.

Bedroom Three - 4.11m x 2.87m (13'6 x 9'5)

Window to rear overlooking the garden. Airing cupboard with factory-lagged hot water cylinder. Radiator.

Bedroom Four - 2.51m x 1.85m (8'3 x 6'1)

Sash window to front. Radiator.

Bathroom - 2.90m x 1.32m (9'6 x 4'4)

Two windows to side, one frosted. Corner bath with electric shower above. Low-level wc. Wash-hand basin. Towel-rail.

Outside

The property has a driveway to the front with space for two cars. A path leads down the side of the house to a gate into the large back garden, somewhat overgrown at present but a really good length and with a selection of mature trees, shrubs and flowering plants. GARDEN SHED.

Services & Other Info.

Mains water, drainage, gas and electricity. Gas central-heating. TV aerial. Telephone connected.