Glenhurst Road, Mannamead , Plymouth
Beautiful family home full of character overlooking Sir Francis Drake Bowls club in Mannamead. With a glorious open plan lounge/dining room, with a kitchen/breakfast room, four bedrooms, three doubles, family bathroom, separate w/c and private sunny rear gardens. Viewing highly advised.
SUMMARY Beautiful family home full of character overlooking Sir Francis Drake Bowls club in Mannamead. With a glorious open plan lounge/dining room, with a kitchen/breakfast room, four bedrooms, three doubles, family bathroom, separate w/c and private sunny rear gardens. Viewing highly advised.
LOCATION The property is conveniently located on Glenhurst Road, one of the most prestigious addresses in Plymouth. Within the vicinity are excellent state and private schools, doctor’s surgery and dental practice.
Mannamead itself is perfectly positioned in the heart of Plymouth, within walking distance to Mutley Park, Mutley Plain & Hartley. Mannamead gives easy access to the A38 Devon Express way and the City Centre, Royal William Yard and the historic Barbican and world famous, Plymouth Hoe.
THE PROPERTY You enter the property into the porch which has space for shoes and coats with a Victorian tiled floor. There is a beautiful wood framed door with lead lit stain glass inset which opens into the hallway. The hallway has stairs leading up to the first floor accommodation, with doors opening into the breakfast room, lounge and dining room. There is a cloakroom under the stairs plus an additional under stairs storage cupboard, as well as a hatch with ladder down into the cellar. The hallway has stripped back floorboards and a wealth of period features. The cellar has ample storage space.
The lounge has a large bay window to the front elevation with original sliding doors which open into the dining area. The lounge is superbly presented and has period styled inbuilt storage space as well as an open feature fireplace and original architraves. The formal dining room again has a feature fireplace and architraves with French doors which open out onto the decked rear gardens.
The breakfast room has a large window to the side elevation with a square archway which opens into the kitchen. The breakfast room has space for a large dining table and has been altered to make the most of the space available. The kitchen area has a range of wall and base mounted units, with a roll top work surface over. The kitchen has dual aspect windows to the rear and side elevations which overlook the rear gardens, with a door which opens out to the rear gardens. There is space for a range of appliances and has an integral electric oven with four ring gas hob over and stainless steel extraction hood over. The layout of these two rooms gives an excellent open plan feel and really appeals to modern day family living.
Upstairs, the landing gives access to all four bedrooms, the family bathroom and the cloakroom. All four bedrooms are a good size, with bedroom three and four currently being used as workstations. The master bedroom has a large bay window to the front elevation with a beautiful feature fireplace and stripped back wood floorboards. There are delightful views which overlook the bowls and tennis clubs as well as a large fitted wardrobe and access into bedroom four.
Bedroom two and three are good size double bedrooms, and have windows to the rear elevation. Both bedrooms have feature fire places and are very well presented. Bedroom two has two built in storage cupboards to finish. Bedroom four is a good size single room, which is perfect for a nursery or could be converted into an en-suite bathroom.
The family bathroom is fully tiled and has a panelled bath with a shower overhead, a hand wash basin with storage space under and a heated towel rail. The bathroom is fully tiled and has a window to the side elevation. The cloakroom has a low level w/c and a window to the side elevation.
OUTSIDE Externally, the property has pretty walled gardens, with a large decked area perfect for alfresco dining. The decked area has space for a large table and is accessed via the French doors in the dining room. The garden has ample storage space and is relatively low maintenance, with a space for a large shed, an outside storage cupboard with power and lighting and a gate which opens out onto the rear service lane. The front gardens are private and gated, with a path leading up to the front door.
TENURE & SERVICES Tenure – Freehold
Services – Mains gas, water, electricity, broadband and drainage
Council Tax Band – D