SUMMARY Wonderful example of a detached 1930's family home - Complete with three double bedrooms, three reception rooms and a spacious kitchen/diner. Set on a large enviable plot with south westerly facing aspect, this unique and gorgeous family home is brimming with character throughout and has the added benefit of a large garage and off road parking. Viewing highly advised.
LOCATION The Grove is a quiet cul de sac sat in the heart of Stoke. Located close to Stoke Village, The Grove gives easy access into the city centre, Victoria Park & the Royal William Yard. Stoke Village has a wide range of amenities including local shops, pubs and restaurants.
There is a regular bus service into Plymouth City Centre, Devonport Park, Central Park and Plymouth Life Centre are within walking distance. The City Centre is only a mile away with has an excellent range of local and national traders and is the home of Drake Circus shopping centre and the nationally renowned, Theatre Royal.
Plymouth Hoe and the Historic Barbican are only a short commute away and are both home to a wide range of restaurants, café, bars and bespoke boutiques.
THE PROPERTY Entering the property through a bespoke front door, you enter into a porch. The porch has space for shoes and coats and gives access into the hallway via the original lead-lit front door. The hallway gives access to the lounge, dining room, cloak room and breakfast room. The American red oak floorboards have been stripped throughout the property, with original Lincrusta along both walls. There are stairs leading up to the first floor, plus under stairs storage.
The lounge has a triple aspect view over the rear and side gardens, with a set of original French lead-lit doors and windows opening into the snug. The lounge has a host of period features including a large period fireplace. The sun room has dual aspect views over the front and side gardens, with French doors which open out onto the front gardens. The room is south facing and full of natural light.
The dining room has dual aspect views over the surrounding area and has a large art deco fireplace. This room has a real sense of space and character. The breakfast room has a window to the rear elevation and gives access into the large kitchen/diner.
The kitchen/diner gives access out onto the rear gardens and has a westerly facing aspect. There is a range of wall and base mounted units, complete with a roll top work surface over. There is an integral oven and separate microwave, plus a stainless steel sink drainer unit with a mixer tap over, and a four ring gas hob. There is space for a stand-alone fridge/freezer and plumbing for a dishwasher. The kitchen/diner has a breakfast bar and leads through to the utility room. The utility room has a range of wall and base mounted units with a roll top work surface over. There is plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer with access into the garage.
Upstairs, the landing gives access to all three bedrooms, separate w/c and family bathroom. There is a window to the rear elevation and a beautiful original art deco style banister and clay mouldings. The landing has a large airing cupboard and a loft hatch with a ladder attachment giving access into the loft.
Both bedrooms one and two are excellent sized rooms, with a wealth of character between them. Both have stripped back wood flooring and dual aspect views over the surrounding area. They have large bay windows to the front elevation. Bedroom three is a good double size and has dual aspect windows to the side and rear elevation.
The family bathroom has a corner walk in shower, vanity unit with oval hand wash basin with mixer tap over and a standalone bath. The floor is tiled and there is a heated towel rail to finish. The separate w/c has a window to the rear elevation and has a low level w/c.
OUTSIDE Externally, the gardens are mature and surround three quarters of the property. The gardens are south and westerly facing, and have a mature shrubs, bushes and trees and mainly laid to lawn. There is a large wall at the front giving privacy, and a block paved path which runs around the perimeter of the property itself. The gardens are very private and benefit from sun all day when available.
There is off road parking for two/three cars, plus the garage. The garage has an up and over door, and has lighting power and water.
TENURE & SERVICES Tenure - Freehold
Services - Water, Electricity, Gas & Drainage
EPC - D
Council Tax Band - F