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7 bed detached house for sale

Norfolk Road, Sheffield S2

Offers in region of

£650,000

(£146/sq. ft)

Property details

  • 7 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • Floor area 4,449 sq. ft

Features

  • Character
  • Viewing Advised
  • An Outstanding Seven Bedroomed Detached Family Residence
  • Separate Coach House with Garaging for Several Vehicles
  • Celebrating a Wealth of Original and Period Features
  • Luxurious and Spacious Master Bedroom Suite
  • Generously Proportioned and Immaculately Presented
  • Fabulous Dining Kitchen
  • Four Reception Rooms
  • Good-Sized Private Gardens
  • Ample Off Road Parking
  • Must be Viewed to be Fully Appreciated

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Description

An outstanding seven bedroomed detached family residence, offering immaculately presented accommodation over four floors. Dating back to 1850 and retaining a wealth of original features throughout.

This fabulous character home was originally built for George Bassett, the famous Sheffield confectioner and has since undergone a complete refurbishment by the current vendors to create a sublime mix of traditional and contemporary living.

Exton House has the benefit of an elegant lounge, spacious dining kitchen, large cellars ideal for storage and living space, exceptionally spacious master bedroom suite and having good-sized private gardens with the benefit of a superb coach house.

Located with good access to the amenities of Sheffield’s city centre, Sheffield train station, frequent public transport, the M1 motorway network, Sheffield College, Norfolk Heritage Park and the Peak District National Park.

The property briefly comprises on the ground floor: Entrance hall, dining kitchen, morning room, formal dining room, lounge and a rear porch.

Basement level: Cellar hall, WC, wine room, games room and bar/storage room.

On the first floor: Landing, bedroom 2, bedroom 3, bedroom 4, bathroom, WC, inner hallway and bedroom 5.

On the second floor: Landing, master bedroom, master en-suite, bedroom 6 and bedroom 7.

Ground Floor

A heavy timber door opens to the:

Entrance Hall (6.9m x 2.3m (22'7" x 7'6"))

A stunning entrance hall with coved ceiling, ceiling rose, pendant light point, wall mounted light point, central heating radiator with a decorative cover, deep skirtings and original stone flagged flooring. Doors open to the dining kitchen, morning room, formal dining room and to the lounge. Double timber doors with obscured glazed panels open to the rear porch.

Rear Porch

Having rear and side facing timber glazed panels, roof panels, pendant light point and concrete mosaic flooring with an inset mat well. Double timber doors with glazed panels open to the rear of the property.

From the entrance hall, a timber door with a glazed panel opens to the:

Basement Level

A staircase with lighting leads down to the:

Cellar Hall

Having wall mounted light points and stone flagged flooring. Doors open to a wine room, WC, games room and a bar/storage room.

Wc

Having wall mounted light points, tiled flooring and a suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and a pedestal wash hand basin with traditional taps.

Games Room (5.0m x 3.9m (16'4" x 12'9"))

A good-sized timber glazed window, pendant light points, wall mounted light points, timber beams, wainscot panelling, central heating radiator and stone flagged flooring. Also having an original wrought iron open fireplace with a grit stone mantel and surround.

Bar/Storage Room (6.0m x 5.1m (19'8" x 16'8"))

With potential to be converted for use as a bar but also being ideal for storage. Having timber beams, pendant light point, wall mounted light points, central heating radiators and stone flagged flooring. There’s also a fitted bar area with a tiled work surface and a fitted wine rack.

Ground Floor Continued

From the entrance hall, a timber door opens to the:

Dining Kitchen (5.4m x 4.3m (17'8" x 14'1"))

Having a front facing timber double glazed window, coved ceiling, recessed lighting, wall mounted light points, central heating radiator, deep skirtings and original stone flagged flooring. There’s a range of fitted base/wall and drawer units with matching work surfaces, upstands, under counter lighting and an inset corner 2.0 bowl sink with a chrome mixer tap. The work surface extends to provide breakfast seating for two chairs. Appliances include a Baumatic range cooker with a five-ring gas hob, oven and grill, integrated Hotpoint dishwasher and having space for an American style fridge/freezer.

Morning Room (5.4m x 3.4m (17'8" x 11'1"))

A versatile room with a wealth of period features. Having a front facing timber double glazed window, coved ceiling, ceiling rose, pendant light point, central heating radiator and timber flooring. There’s a range of handcrafted Liberty furniture incorporating shelving and glazed cabinets. The focal point of the room is the open fireplace with an oak mantel, cast iron surround and tiled hearth.

Formal Dining Room (5.6m x 4.2m (18'4" x 13'9"))

Having a rear facing timber double glazed window, coved ceiling, ceiling rose, pendant light point, wall mounted light points, central heating radiators, deep skirtings and timber flooring. The focal point of the room is the open fireplace with an impressive carved oak mantel, cast iron surround and an original tiled hearth.

Lounge (5.6m x 5.3m (18'4" x 17'4"))

An impressive rear facing timber double glazed square bay window floods this elegant reception room with ample natural light. Having a coved ceiling, ceiling rose, pendant light point, wall mounted light points, central heating radiators, deep skirtings and timber flooring. The focal point of the room is the open fireplace with a carved oak mantel, cast iron surround and tiled flooring.

From the entrance hall, a staircase with timber balustrading and a mahogany hand rail rises to the:

First Floor

Landing

Having a front facing timber double glazed panel, coved ceiling, ceiling roses, pendant light points and deep skirtings. Doors open to bedroom 2, bedroom 3, bedroom 4, a WC and to the family bathroom.

Bedroom 2 (5.5m x 4.4m (18'0" x 14'5"))

A generously proportioned double bedroom, with a rear facing timber double glazed window, coved ceiling, ceiling rose, pendant light point, central heating radiators and deep skirtings. The focal point of the room is the open fireplace with a marble mantel, cast iron surround and a tiled hearth. To one wall, there’s a range of fitted furniture incorporating hanging and shelving.

Bedroom 3 (5.5m x 4.1m (18'0" x 13'5"))

Another good-sized double bedroom, with a rear facing timber double glazed window, coved ceiling, ceiling rose, pendant light point, central heating radiators and deep skirtings. To one corner, there’s a pedestal wash hand basin with traditional taps. The focal point of the room is the open fireplace with a marble mantel, cast iron surround and a tiled hearth.

Bedroom 4 (4.1m x 3.3m (13'5" x 10'9"))

Having a front facing timber double glazed window, coved ceiling, ceiling rose, pendant light point, central heating radiator and deep skirtings. The focal point of the room is the open fireplace with a marble mantel, cast iron surround and a tiled hearth. To one corner, there’s a fitted wardrobe with short hanging.

Family Bathroom

Having a rear facing timber double glazed window, coved ceiling, ceiling rose, pendant light point, central heating radiator, heated, illuminated mirror with electric razor point, fitted panelling and stone tiled flooring. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a pedestal wash hand basin with traditional taps and a freestanding bath with a chrome mixer tap and an additional hand shower facility. To one corner, there’s a separate shower enclosure with a fitted Bristan shower.

Wc

Having a front facing timber stained glass obscured panel, coved ceiling, pendant light point, partially tiled walls and a central heating radiator. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and a pedestal wash hand basin with traditional taps.

From the first floor landing, a wide opening gives access to an:

Inner Hallway

Having a flush light point, deep skirtings and a range of fitted furniture to one wall with shelving and housing the hot water cylinder. A door opens to bedroom 5.

Bedroom 5 (3.8m x 3.0m (12'5" x 9'10"))

A generously proportioned bedroom with a front facing timber double glazed window, coved ceiling, ceiling rose, pendant light point, central heating radiator and deep skirtings. The focal point of the room is the open fireplace with a marble mantel and a cast iron surround.

From the inner hallway, a staircase with timber balustrading and a hand rail rises to the:

Second Floor

Landing

Having a front facing timber obscured/stained glass panel, recessed light point and doors opening to the master bedroom, bedroom 6 and bedroom 7.

Master Bedroom (4.7m x 4.7m (15'5" x 15'5"))

A sumptuous master bedroom suite with a rear facing timber double glazed window, recessed lighting, wall mounted light points, exposed timber beams, central heating radiator and useful storage to the eaves.

A timber door with glazed panels opens to the:

Master En-Suite

An exceptionally spacious en-suite with a side facing timber double glazed window, extractor fan, recessed lighting, exposed timber beam, wall mounted light points, an exposed stonewall and a chrome heated towel rail. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and an inset bath with a chrome mixer tap and an additional hand shower facility. Also having useful storage to the eaves.

Bedroom 6 (4.3m x 4.0m (14'1" x 13'1"))

Having a rear facing timber double glazed window, recessed lighting, exposed timber beams and a central heating radiator.

Bedroom 7 (3.7m x 3.1m (12'1" x 10'2"))

Having a front facing timber glazed panel, feature pictorial glazed panel, recessed lighting, exposed timber beam and a central heating radiator.

Exterior And Gardens

Exton House is accessed by intercom operated wrought iron gates, which open to a driveway leading to the front of the property and providing parking for several vehicles, access can also be gained to the front entrance door. Adjacent to the driveway is a garden being mainly laid to lawn with ornamental trees, shrubs and planted borders. From the driveway, access can be gained to a:

Coach House (6.9m x 6.5m (22'7" x 21'3"))

An impressive Coach House currently being used as a workshop and as substantial garaging. This versatile outbuilding has the potential to be converted into further accommodation and would make an ideal conversion into an annexe for a dependant relative (subject to necessary planning consents). Also having a single garage, currently being used for storage and a gardeners WC and a lovely courtyard area.

Triple Garaging

Having side facing timber glazed windows, two sets of full height double heavy timber doors, lighting, power and stone flagged flooring. An opening gives access to a useful storage area.

Single Garage (3.7m x 2.3m (12'1" x 7'6"))

Having a side facing timber glazed panel, double timber doors and being ideal for storage. A timber personal entrance door opens to the rear of the property.

To the side of the single garage, a timber door opens to a gardeners WC.

Gardeners Wc

Having wall mounted light points, partially tiled walls with original Victorian tiles, low-level WC and timber flooring.

To the side of the garaging, there’s a stone flagged courtyard with an ornamental pond, slate gravelled borders and providing ample space for comfortable seating.

Access can be gained to one side of the property, where the driveway continues to the rear of the property providing additional parking, access can be gained to the rear porch.

To the rear of the property, two sets of stone steps lead down to a large garden being mainly laid to lawn with mature trees/shrubs and being fully enclosed by stonewalling for privacy and security. To the bottom of the garden, an original timber door opens to Claywood Road. From the additional parking area, an archway gives access to the other side of the property where access can be gained via a personal entrance door to the single garage.

Viewings

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Note

All measurements are approximate. None of the services, fittings or appliances (if any), heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems have been tested and therefore no warranty can be given as to their working ability. All photography is for illustration purposes only.

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Local Amenities

  • Sheffield 0.5 miles
  • Darnall 1.8 miles
  • Seven Hills School (SEN) 0.2 miles
  • All Saints' Catholic High School 0.2 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Sheffield 0.5 miles
  • Darnall 1.8 miles
  • Seven Hills School (SEN) 0.2 miles
  • All Saints' Catholic High School 0.2 miles

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Average estimated value for a house in S2:

  • £207,149
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    £171,278
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Sold prices provided by Land Registry
5th Jul 2019 £650,000 First listed
13th Jan 1997 £105,500 Last sold

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