Queens Road, Buckhurst Hill
Property FeaturesSubstantial landmark house | 5/6 bedrooms | 3/4 reception rooms | 120' garden | 2 garages & 1 parking space | Scope for modernisation | Extension potential (STP) | Many original features | No onward chain | EPC rating: E
A rare opportunity to buy a substantial and imposing landmark property at the top of Queens Road and therefore close to shops, bars, cafés and restaurants as well as Waitrose supermarket and Buckhurst Hill Central Line station. It is also a short walk from from the independent schools of Daiglen, Loyola and Braeside as well as open forest land.
This lovely late Georgian detached house with Victorian extensions has a fabulous drawing room into the bay with french doors leading through to the garden, sitting room, study, dining room and lower level kitchen plus a lower ground floor shower room and bedroom/office and there is also a usable cellar and small lean to. A sweeping staircase rises to the mezzanine level with a double bedroom, a large bathroom and then continues up to first floor with four more double bedrooms plus a dressing room off the master bedroom and a further wc. There are many original features such as high ceilings, wood panelling, original shutters to some windows, cast iron fireplaces, and stunning elevations with the portico entrance, arched windows, two storey bay and brickwork motifs.
The overall plot runs from the two garages at the apex with Westbury Lane for approx 120' to the house and there is also off street parking for one car to the other side of the house.
The house has been in the same family for many years and is in need of modernisation and redecoration and has potential for extension (subject to planning and building regulations) and the combination of rooms make for space for working from home, adding en suites and the two garages and long garden allow for plentiful parking.
It has been priced to attract serious attention and offered with no onward chain. The EPC records the house as being 227 square meters 92443 square feet) and a rating: E
Drawing room (6.49m x 3.86m)
Sitting Room (4.95m x 3.85m)
Study (3.34m x 3.00m)
Dining Room (4.92m x 3.31m)
Kitchen/scullery (2.93m x 2.75m)
Lower floor study/bedroom (2.69m x 2.08m)
Lower floor shower room (2.14m x 1.54m)
Mezzanine level Bedroom Five (3.44m x 2.06m)
Mezzanine level Bathroom (4.55m x 2.75m)
Bedroom One (6.21m x 3.85m)
Dressing room (2.58m x 1.63m)
Bedroom Two (4.00m x 3.86m)
Bedroom Three (3.89m x 2.84m)
Bedroom Four (3.36m x 2.97m)
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