On the edge of Mitcham Common in the popular Pollards Hill area and within 10 minutes’ walk of shops and businesses on London Road, this spacious three-bedroom semi-detached home is ideal for families looking to establish roots in the area.
At the end of a residential cul-de-sac, the property is 10 minutes’ drive from Mitcham and Norbury town centres and only 15 minutes’ from Croydon town centre with its extensive range of shops and leisure attractions.
A good selection of schools are in the area, including three primary schools rated “good” by Ofsted, and West Thornton Primary Academy and Harris Primary Academy Merton (both rated as “Outstanding”). Secondary schools within a two mile radius include the highly-regarded Harris Academy Merton, Harris Invictus Academy Croydon and Wallington County Grammar School.
Three stations – West Croydon (Travelcard zone 5) Mitcham Junction (zone 4) and Norbury (zone 3) – are within 10 minutes’ drive-time. London Overground (East London line), Southern Railways, and the Croydon Tramlink operate from West Croydon to Norwood Junction, London Bridge, London Victoria, Epsom, and Highbury & Islington stations and trams to Wimbledon.
Mitcham Junction provides regular Thameslink and Southern Railway services to St Albans via central London (London Victoria in 30 minutes), Clapham Junction, Wimbledon and Epsom. Tram services to Wimbledon, New Addington and Elmers End also start here. Southern Railway trains from Norbury call at Clapham Junction, London Victoria, London Bridge, Caterham, Epsom Downs and Milton Keynes via Kensington Olympia and Shepherd’s Bush – making shopping at Westfield London within 40 minutes’ reach.
The property is fully double-glazed, has gas central heating and a burglar alarm. Super-fast broadband connectivity is available. It is offered on a freehold basis with vacant possession and no chain.
The property comprises of:
Wrought-iron gates and hedges at boundary, gravel drive for off-street parking for one vehicle, block-paved path to porch, flower beds.
Fully-enclosed porch glazed to full height on four sides with UPVC part-glazed door, bare concrete floor.
Part-glazed wooden door with full-height opaque window adjacent, door to lounge/diner and kitchen, decorative lattice wall feature, radiator, telephone socket, burglar alarm panel, thermostat, stairs to first floor, under-stairs cupboard for storage and housing gas and electricity meters, papered ceiling, pendant light fitting, carpeted.
Can accommodate three-piece suite and dining table for eight people plus further furniture, window to front aspect, panel-glazed door from hall, patio door to conservatory, internal window to kitchen, two double radiators, television and telephone sockets, papered ceiling, dimmer controlled wall-lights and spotlights on tracking, carpeted.
Galley-style kitchen with access from hallway and panel-glazed door with transom window over to garden, laminated worktop and base unit to one wall, cupboards to two walls, gas cooker/oven point with extract hood over, stainless steel sink with mixer tap, plumbing for washing machine, boiler, white tiled walls, smooth plastered ceiling, pendant light fitting, laminated wood flooring.
Edwardian-style conservatory, half-height windows to three-quarters of the walls, French doors to garden, brick dwarf walls, electric heater, electricity sockets, fully-glazed roof, electric ceiling fan and spotlights, tiled floor.
Stairs to first floor and landing
Open wooden balustrade and bannister, pendant light fitting, papered ceiling, quarter-pane skylight/loft hatch, access to boarded loft via pull-down ladder for extra storage, carpeted.
Can accommodate double bed and further furniture, casement window to front aspect with curtain rail over, fitted wardrobes with mirrored sliding door to one wall, fitted chest of drawers, two telephone sockets and television aerial socket, papered ceiling, dimmer-controlled recessed lighting, carpeted.
Can accommodate double bed and further furniture, casement window to rear aspect with curtain pole and drapes over, radiator, fitted wardrobes with sliding doors to one wall, telephone socket, papered ceiling, pendant light fitting, carpeted.
Can accommodate single bed, window to front aspect, radiator, papered ceiling, pendant light fitting, carpeted.
Opaque window to rear aspect with top-opening window, bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, pedestal sink with separate taps, low-level dual-flush toilet, twin bathroom electric sockets, radiator, airing cupboard housing water tank with shelf, tiled walls, laminate wood flooring.
Approximately 21 metres long, doors from conservatory and kitchen, block-paved path along length of garden, full-height wooden gate to side, hedges to one side and half-height wooden fence to other side, flower beds, grape vine and other sweet fruit trees, mature hedges, patio area, lawn, wooden pagoda, water tap, wooden garden shed.