An extraordinary five-bedroom family home nestled on a stunning plot of approximately 0.52 acres on the gated private estate of Streetly Wood.
This fabulous family house is situated in a sought-after residential location close to the day to day amenities of Streetly village which includes a number of convenience stores, well-regarded eateries, a barber’s, ladies clothing boutiques, salons, and an independent coffee shop.
In Sutton Coldfield town centre there is a comprehensive range of shops and restaurants. Also close by is Mere Green, where there is an M&S, and Sainsbury’s supermarket together with an array of independent restaurants and coffee shops in the newly developed Mulberry Walk.
Streetly has its own gate into Sutton Park, a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest and the ideal location for family, leisure, relaxation, and wellbeing. Its seven lakes, extensive woodland, and several restaurants fall on the edge of an 18-hole golf course. At 2,400 acres, the Nation Nature Reserve is one of Europe’s largest urban parks and offers a wide variety of walking, sailing, and other outdoor activities.
Schooling includes Manor Primary School, Streetly Academy, Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School, Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls, and Highclare School, (Purchasers are advised to check with the Council for up to date information on school catchment areas).
This lovely five-bedroom family home is set on the private road of Streetly Wood, nestled away from the rush of the nearby town of Sutton Coldfield the exclusive gated setting is home to just 16 luxurious homes including the hidden gem, Rowans.
Set back from the tree-lined road, a private driveway leads to the family home, wonderfully positioned within the plot. The reception hallway holds a warm welcome to family and guests, with ample space for further furniture. To the right of the entrance is a grand spiral staircase made of warm walnut wood, leading to the first floor landing and the bedrooms. Midway up the staircase to your left hand side a substantial sized window allows for natural light to light your way in the day time and in the evening, the beautifully made Chandelier, sold by the Harrod’s of London, adorns the staircase. The drawing room is located on the left side of the property and is a perfect space for receiving and entertaining family and friends, with a door opening to the rear patio, offering the possibility of opening the space up on warmer days.
The sitting room looks out over the rear garden and is an ideal snug for winter months, a lovely space for relaxing with a book or to enjoy morning coffee with friends. Adjacent to it is the formal dining room has a large picture window overlooking the beautiful rear garden filling the room with natural light, a great space to receive guests for formal dinner parties.
The kitchen/breakfast room is a large space with access into a beautiful conservatory and to the other end of the kitchen is the large utility room, shower room and double garage. The utility room is perfectly positioned to allow access into the kitchen directly from the driveway; ideal for convenience shops and deliveries. The kitchen itself is fitted with an extensive range of base and wall cupboards and surmounted by complementary work surfaces and wall tiles. Integrated appliances include three fridge/freezers, two of which are integrated and one that is an American style fridge freezer, dishwasher, oven and gas hob. The kitchen has a dedicated formal dining area, ideal for relaxed lunches and family breakfasts. A pantry also provides a further useful storage space. A door leads from the kitchen to a utility room, downstairs WC and shower room. One of the two double garages can also be accessed via here.
The impressive recently constructed conservatory looks out over the rear gardens and is a light and sizeable room; ideal for relaxing, the space features underfloor heating and is filled with natural light. French doors to the one side lead out to the full width patio terrace and down onto the lawned gardens.
The landing area to the first floor features a large walk-in linen cupboard beyond which are five generously sized bedrooms. The principal bedroom suite features fitted wardrobes, an ensuite bathroom with a bathtub and a shower. Truly a space for relaxation, the windows offer a stunning and unobstructed view of the rear outside, without the limitation of blinds or curtains.
There are four further bedrooms on the first floor, three having built in wardrobes and vanity units all enjoying wonderful views of the mature front and rear gardens. A family bathroom completes the first floor accommodation.
The property benefits from an extensive and private rear garden, perfect for unwinding after a long day and enjoying local wildlife and nature in the middle of busy city life. The terrace is wonderfully positioned to catch the sun but the various mature trees also ensure plenty of shaded areas on hot days.
The garden has various features including a pond fully stocked with up to 60 fish, lights are strategically positioned within the borders to light up the mature trees within the garden. The beautifully maintained rear gardens are mainly laid to lawn and, with the well-established borders, they also provide a wonderful degree of privacy and seclusion.
The extensive terrace at the rear of the property provides a magnificent place to entertain over the summer months. Overall the plot extends to around 0.56 acres.
The driveway offers space for multiple vehicles to park and two double garages with remote control electric doors provides additional space for parking and storage.
Aldridge 2 miles
Sutton Coldfield town centre 4 miles
Birmingham 8 miles
Lichfield 8 miles
Birmingham International/nec 17 miles
M6 (J7) 5 miles
M6 Toll (T5) 6 miles
M42 (J9) 11 miles
These particulars are intended only as a guide and must not be relied upon as statements of fact.
Take the Birmingham Road (A5127) from Aston Knowles’ office to Four Oaks. Continue straight onto Four Oaks Road/A454. Turn left onto Streetly Lane. At the roundabout, continue straight onto Hardwick Road. Turn left onto Streetly Wood. Rowans can be found on the left-hand side.
Mains water, gas, and electricity are connected.?Heating is via a warm air heating system.
An alarm system is installed.
Local authority: Walsall Council
Council Tax band: H
EPC rating: D
Only those items mentioned in the sales particulars are to be included in the sale price. All others are specifically excluded but may be available by separate arrangement.
All viewings of Rowans are strictly by prior appointment with agents Aston Knowles .
Every care has been taken with the preparation of these particulars, but complete accuracy cannot be guaranteed. If there is any point which is of particular interest to you, please obtain professional confirmation. Alternatively, we will be pleased to check all of the information for you. These particulars do not constitute a contract or part of a contract. All measurements quoted are approximate. Photographs are reproduced for general information and cannot be inferred that any item shown is included in the sale.
Photographs taken September 2022
Particulars prepared September 2022
EPC Rating : D
Broadband Average speed in area : 944 Mbps
Council tax band : H
|Property Type||%||Avg. current value||Avg. # beds||Avg. # bathrooms|
|End terrace house||0.9%||£125,000||1||1|
|Property Type||1 Bed||2 Beds||3 Beds||4 Beds||5 Beds|
|Houses||£125,000 (1)||£367,143 (7)||£353,567 (21)||£789,114 (17)||£999,667 (15)|
|Flats||£155,144 (17)||£210,357 (28)||£525,000 (2)||-||-|
|All||£153,469 (18)||£241,714 (35)||£368,474 (23)||£789,114 (17)||£999,667 (15)|