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5 Bedroom
Detached House

Guide Price £1,750,000

Substantial Detached Family Home | Approximately 4000 Sq. Ft. | Secluded Southerly Facing Gardens of Approximately 0.8 of an Acre | Sought After Location.

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  • Bedroomsfour Bathrooms4
  • Bedroomsthree Receptions3

Shirley Hills Road, Croydon

Guide Price £1,750,000

Substantial Detached Family Home | Approximately 4000 Sq. Ft. | Secluded Southerly Facing Gardens of Approximately 0.8 of an Acre | Sought After Location.

Doric House is an imposing, character home situated on a wonderful plot of approximately 0.8 of an acre of secluded, southerly facing gardens. We believe this substantial property will appeal to buyers searching for a spacious home with fantastic potential to improve, located in a sought after position backing onto Addington Palace Golf Course.

The front door opens to a reception hall with stairs rising to the first floor, understairs storage and a cloakroom. The kitchen/dining room is certainly the hub of the home and boasts a range of fitted cupboards, a centre island, AGA, larder cupboard and space for an American fridge/freezer. A utility room sits is perfectly located to the side of the kitchen and has further storage, space for appliances and a door to the side patio. An open fire with marble surround provides the perfect focal point for the triple aspect sitting room which has doors opening to the rear terrace. The oak panelled dining room also benefits from rear access and a fireplace with a limestone surround. A generous study completes the ground floor accommodation.

On the first floor a spacious landing with access to a balcony overlooking the front gardens provides access to the bedrooms. Two triple aspect bedrooms stretch the depth of the property, both benefiting from ensuite shower rooms and balconies overlooking the rear gardens. There is a good size single which also has an ensuite shower room. The second floor comprises two further double bedrooms with built-in storage and a family bathroom.

Outside, the property is approached by an in and out gravel driveway providing plenty of parking and access to a double garage/workshop with room above. The grounds extend to approximately 0.75 acres and are mainly laid to lawn with shrubs, mature trees and patio areas adjoining the property. There is a good size front garden mainly laid to lawn screened by mature hedging.

The property is Freehold and the Council Tax Band is H.

LOCATION Doric House is situated in the sought after Shirley Hills area abutting the Addington Palace Golf Course and is well placed for access into Croydon Town Centre with its extensive shopping facilities and East Croydon mainline railway station offering services to London Bridge and Victoria, in about 14 and 16 minutes respectively, and the South Coast. The M25 motorway network provides vehicular access to Heathrow and Gatwick Airports via the M23. There are schools in both the state and private sectors for boys and girls of all ages including Royal Russell School, Whitgift, Trinity, Coloma and Old Palace. Leisure facilities include swimming pools, tennis courts, public and private golf courses including Addington Palace and Shirley Park.

DISCLAIMER All material information has been provided to us by the seller, this is accurate to the best of our knowledge and is provided in good faith. Your legal representative should verify this information through enquiries raised during the conveyancing process.

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