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7 bed semi-detached house for sale

St. Margarets Road, Bowdon, Altrincham WA14

  • Sold subject to contract


Property details

  • 7 bedrooms


  • A wonderful much improved victorian semi detached of enormous character
  • Located within A moments walk of the town centre. 5358sqft. Porch. Hall. Four Receptions. Breakfast

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A magnificent, Victorian Semi Detached family home with high gabled elevations and gothic influences and providing superb upgraded family accommodation arranged over Four Floors extending to over 5000 sq ft.

The property has been comprehensively updated and improved with a high specification Kitchen, Bathroom fittings by Villeroy & Boch and Hansgrohe and a Basement Conversion yet has a wealth of original features retained or enhanced to include; high intricate corniced ceilings, heavy internal panelled doors, original sash windows, some impressive fireplaces and a truly wonderful staircase rising through the floors culminating in a barrel vaulted stairwell ceiling with stained glass window feature to the Second Floor illuminating the whole of the staircase down to the Ground Floor.

The property enjoys rooms of impressive proportions throughout and provides effectively Four Reception areas to the Ground Floor in addition to the Breakfast Kitchen with three oven Aga, but in particular the Family Room Dining Area and Breakfast Kitchen all interconnect to provide a fabulous 700 sq ft day to day Family Living, Dining and working Kitchen space with views over the Gardens.

The central feature of this is a contemporary style Dining Area extension with bi-fold doors onto the Gardens, full height window feature, an atrium style glass roof.

The Lower Ground Floor Converted Cellars provide Three Converted Chambers, currently utilised as a Games Room, Utility Room and Garden Room in addition to a Shower Room. Whilst over the Two Upper Floors are up to Seven Bedrooms served by Four Bath/Shower Rooms, including Principal Bedroom Suite of Bedroom, Dressing Room and En Suite Bathroom.

Externally, there is extensive Parking to the front of the property, whilst to the rear there is additional Parking Area, within which there is a Detached Single Garage.

The plot provides Garden areas laid to the front, side and rear enjoying a South East facing aspect.

The location is supremely conveniently located on the corner of St Margaret's Road and Woodville Road and as such is within walking distance of Altrincham Town Centre, its facilities, the Metrolink and the popular Market Quarter as well as being within easy reach of Hale Village with its range of fashionable shops, eateries and bars. Furthermore, the property is ideally located for Altrincham Boys' and Girls' Grammar schools and is within walking distance of St Margaret's Church, St Mary's Church and The Synagogue on the Firs.

This exceptional family home of enormous character will without doubt appeal to a wide market.

An internal inspection will reveal:

Porch. Hall with impressive staircase rising through the floors.

Lounge with bay window feature and log burning stove fireplace.

Sitting Room with bay window feature and an open grate fire.

Family Room with wood flooring and French doors onto a Juliette Balcony. Stove solid fuel burning fireplace and built in storage cabinets and shelving.

Open Plan to the Dining area with tiled flooring throughout and bi-fold doors onto the Gardens. Built in shelving.

Open plan in turn to the Breakfast Kitchen with French doors to the Gardens and fitted with an extensive range of custom built hand painted finish wood fronted units with granite worktops over, arranged around a central island unit incorporating a breakfast bar. The room features a three oven Aga and there is a further integrated Siemens stainless steel oven, Neff four ring induction hob and Bosch dishwasher. Freestanding stainless steel American style fridge freezer, which maybe available to the incoming purchaser subject to negotiation. Tiled flooring throughout with underfloor heating.

Opening to a staircase to the Lower Ground Floor Lower Hall with wood flooring and access to extensive storage space.

Games Room with wood flooring and door to a lightwell to the front.

Utility Room with built in base and wall cupboards with worktop and sink unit, ample space for washing machine, dryer and additional appliances. Gas fired central heating boiler. Bay window with a lightwell. Window to the side. Large walk in storage.

Garden Room with a door leading to the Gardens and a window to the rear, and with built in base unit, worktop and sink. Tiled flooring.

Shower Room and WC fitted with a white suite with chrome fittings, providing a double shower area with drench shower head, vanity unit wash hand basin and WC. Extensive tiling to the walls and floor. Chrome ladder radiator.

First Floor Split Level Landing with a continuation of the staircase to the Second Floor and with the impressive vaulted ceiling with stained glass window feature. Large storage and linen cupboards. Window to the rear.

Laundry Room with space for a washing machine and dryer, extensive shelving and housing the hot water system.

Principal Bedroom One with an impressive bay window feature and opening through to the Dressing Room, with built in wardrobes and window to the front. A further door to the superbly styled En Suite Bathroom with a double ended bath, double shower area with thermostatic shower, vanity unit wash hand basin and WC. Extensive tiling to the walls and floor. Chrome ladder radiator.

Bedroom Two with built in wardrobes and shelving. Window to the rear.

Bedroom Three/Study currently utilised as a Home Office with windows to the side and rear.

These Bedrooms are served by the Family Bathroom fitted with a white suite with chrome fittings, providing a double ended bath, vanity unit wash hand basin, WC and enclosed shower cubicle with drench shower head. Chrome ladder radiator.

Second Floor serving Four Bedrooms, located under the eaves of the property with attractive sloping ceilings.

Guest Bedroom Four with a window to the rear and served by the adjacent Guest Bathroom fitted with a white suite with chrome fittings, providing a double ended bath, vanity unit wash hand basin and WC. Extensive tiling to the walls and floor. Window to the rear. Chrome ladder radiator.

Bedroom Five with windows to the front and side.

Bedroom Six with a window to the side and skylight window.

Bedroom Seven with two skylight windows and under eaves storage.

Bedrooms Five, Six and Seven are served by a Shower Room fitted with a white suite with chrome fittings, providing a double shower area with drench shower head, vanity unit wash hand basin and WC. Extensive tiling to the walls and floor. Under eaves storage. Skylight window.

The Driveway to the property is set back from Woodville Road to a gravelled Driveway providing Parking to the front and enclosed with areas of lawn retained within beech and hawthorn hedging and rhododendron bushes.

A shared Driveway serving Westlind and the neighbouring property The Coach House, returns down the side of the house to a further Parking area positioned to the rear of the Garden, within which there is a Detached Single Garage. A gate from this area leads to the rear Garden.

The rear Garden has a large timber decked and paved patio and sitting area, adjacent to the back of the house accessed via the Dining area, Kitchen and the Garden Room within the Lower Ground Floor. Beyond the Garden is laid to a neatly tended area of lawn enclosed with mature privet hedging and brick walling and with a delightful aspect across mature trees within the boundaries of this and neighbouring properties providing a lovely outlook and excellent privacy.

A quite remarkable family home of enormous style, space and character.

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From Watersons Hale Office, proceed along Ashley Road in the direction of Hale Station, continuing over the crossings into the continuation of Ashley Road. At the traffic lights, proceed straight across on to Stamford Road and at the top of Stamford Road, at the Stamford Arms and Griffin Public Houses, turn right into The Firs. Proceed along The Firs and take a second left turning on to St Margarets Road and the property will be found on the right hand side, just before Woodfield Road

Lounge Aspect 2
Sitting Room
Sitting Room Aspect 2
Family Room
Family Room Aspect 2
Dining Area
Dining Area 2
Breakfast Kitchen
Breakfast Kitchen 2
Lower Ground Floor
Games Room
Utility Room
Workshop/Garden Room
Shower Room
Laundry Room
Principal Bedroom 1
Bedroom 1 Aspect 2
Dressing Room
En Suite Bathroom 1
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3/Study
Bathroom 2
Second Floor
Guest Bedroom 4
Guest Bathroom 3
Bedroom 5
Bedroom 6
Bedroom 7
Shower Room 4
Gardens Aspect 2
Rear of Property
Town Plan
Site Plan
Street Plan

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Hale (Manchester) 0.6 miles
  • Altrincham 0.7 miles
  • Altrincham Grammar School for Girls 0.1 miles
  • Bowdon Preparatory School for Girls 0.4 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Hale (Manchester) 0.6 miles
  • Altrincham 0.7 miles
  • Altrincham Grammar School for Girls 0.1 miles
  • Bowdon Preparatory School for Girls 0.4 miles

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  • £429,869
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  • (-4.468%)
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Sold prices provided by Land Registry
30th May 2019 £1,650,000 Price reduced by £45,000
8th Mar 2019 £1,695,000 First listed

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