Greenfield Road, Harborne, Birmingham B17


5 Bedrooms

Situated on the popular Greenfield Road, this fabulous Victorian semi-detached family home offers superb accommodation over three floors.

This charming period property still retains a wealth of original features, yet has been fully modernised and refurbished throughout. As locations go, it is ideally located on a quiet leafy road yet just 300m walk to the shops, restaurants and cafes of Harborne High Street.

The excellent private south-facing property enjoys a huge amount of natural light and the accommodation briefly comprises of two large reception rooms, breakfast kitchen/family room, utility room, cloakroom and cellar. To the first floor there is a master bedroom with dressing room, two excellent double bedrooms and a family bathroom whilst the second floor has two further double rooms and a further bathroom. There is also a private driveway for off road parking for two cars and delightful south-facing gardens.

85 Greenfield is an elegant family home, tastefully presented and beautifully blending a multitude of charming period features with a minimalistic style of white dcor and wooden flooring to the reception areas.

As you enter through the main front door, porch and second doorway, you are immediately drawn to the impressive Minton tiled floor and an elegant white arch with plaster mouldings, typical of the characteristics of the period. The pine staircase rises to the right hand side of the hall and there is also original plaster coving to the ceiling.

To the left is an impressive sized sitting room with a lovely large bay window overlooking the front which has recently benefitted from having beautiful bespoke white shutters fitted creating a contemporary elegant feel. The room also boasts the original marble fireplace with living flame gas fire and wall-mounted book shelves in the alcove that adjoins the fireplace.

To the rear of the property with French doors leading onto the south facing terrace is the spacious second reception room. Currently utilised as a play room, this offers the perfect space for a lovely dining room or second sitting room with its high ceilings and wooden flooring together with an original cast iron fireplace with marble surround complete the elegant Victorian feel.

Also positioned to the rear of the property and very much the heart of home is the delightful contemporary Breakfast Kitchen/Family Room. There is an extensive range of white built in units that are both base and wall mounted with brushed stainless steel fittings. The work surfaces are a combination of solid wooden beech block contrasting with a dark grey slate top around the sink and preparation area. There is also a large inset Belfast sink beneath the window and a further window to the side along with French doors onto the garden. The alcove which was formerly a fireplace now has space for a range cooker and an extractor hood above; there is also an integrated dishwasher and space for a fridge freezer. The room has slate flooring, spotlights to the ceiling and two contemporary hanging lights above a dining area.

To the back of the kitchen, a pine door opens into the utility room with door and window onto the terrace and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer.

The Cloakroom has a modern white suite with low level W.C. And small hand washbasin. The next door leads to the cellar and the door opposite that opens onto the terrace.

Leading up the stairs to the first floor is the master bedroom, facing the front of the property this room mirrors the sitting room downstairs with a large bay window that has also recently benefitted from beautiful bespoke fitted shutters. There is an arch feature to the wall, new carpets and fresh neutral dcor. A door then opens into a large walk in dressing room with fitted units that provide ample storage space, this could also be converted to an en-suite if required.

Overlooking the rear garden through a large south-facing window is another excellent sized double bedroom, this room also has newly laid carpeting and fresh new dcor together with a cast iron fireplace and coving to the ceiling.

At the back of the landing, bedroom three enjoys an enormous amount of natural light along with fitted cupboards and a small cast iron fireplace.

The family bathroom has a wonderful Victorian contemporary feel with a white suite comprising of a large bath set into a frame with shelving above the taps, walk-in shower cubicle, twin washbasins set into a wooden plinth and a low level W.C.

The staircase to the second floor leads to a small landing where the newly installed Valliant boiler is located in an alcove. This light and airy space is enhanced with a multitude of velux windows.

Bedroom number four is a fabulous and spacious double with a rear exposure. Exposed beams and three very large skylights plus a further large window overlooking the garden create a sense of space and light, and with fitted cupboards and a charming original fireplace this room could easily make a wonderful master bedroom.

Across from the landing is the fifth double bedroom which is another delightful space comprising of five skylights, more exposed beams and fitted units. This is currently used as the family office space.

The bathroom serving the top floor blends perfectly with the style and dcor throughout. It has a skylight above the pedestal bath, exposed wooden beams, an Edwardian style pedestal washbasin, low level W.C., towel radiator and wall mounted mirrors.

To the front of the property the forecourt is tiled with Victorian blue brick and provides off road parking for a couple of cars. There is also a side access shared with next door with a gate leading to the rear of the property.

Benefitting from the south facing position the lovely private rear garden creates the perfect space for outdoor entertaining, gardening and a good sized lawn for children to enjoy. The Victorian blue brick terrace leads to a lawned garden which is bordered with mature trees, shrubs and flower beds.

General information

Tenure: Freehold.
Services: All mains services are understood to be available and connected.
Council: Birmingham City Council

Fixtures and Fittings: All fixtures and fittings mentioned in these particulars of sale are included in the asking price. All others are specifically excluded, but some items may be available by separate negotiation.

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