high skirting boards
original panelled doors
original built in cupboards
HouseSimple is pleased to present this property in London. The Victorian property lies in the most sought after street in SE18. The quiet tree lined street is full of similar properties and has a park at one end. The property itself was built in 1896. All the properties on the street are made with the same pretty flower and leaf shaped bricks that were popular at that time, making the street particularly attractive.
The original door opens into an imposing hallway with high skirting boards and a high ceiling decorated with ornate coving and a picture rail. The hall and landing are carpeted and the stairs have a carpet runner and brass stair rods. A door opens off the hallway into the lounge complete with a large double glazed bay window and a working cast iron and Carrara Marble fireplace. The ceiling in this room is very detailed with original ornate coving and a huge central ceiling rose. The high skirting boards and picture rail continue in this room.
The next room is the 3rd double bedroom or third reception room. There is a 40's style tiled fireplace, a gas fire and double glazed French doors out into the garden. There is also an original glazed cupboard and high ceiling with coving and ceiling rose and a picture rail.
Further along the hall is a period stained glass door into the dining room. The room has a 40's tiled fireplace. There are 2 secondary glazed Victorian slash windows. There is an original built in cupboard. Off the dining room is the kitchen with an original tiled floor. There is a butler sink with solid wood work surface and draining board. An electric fan oven and induction hob and plumbing for a dishwasher. Outside there is an enclosed porch area and a utility room with plumbing for a washing machine.
Upstairs there is a huge bathroom with a large roll top bath with cast iron feet. There is also a shower cubical, a pedestal wash hand basin and a loo. There is an art nouveau cast iron fireplace. The walls are tiled up to a wooden dado rail with Italian travertine. There are two double glazed windows and a period cast iron radiator. There is also an original built in cupboard.
The second bedroom is a large double room and has an original built-in cupboard, double glazed window, original painted wooden floor and wooden dado rail and picture rail. Chimney breast with original tiled hearth.
The imposing main bedroom at the front spans the width of the house. There are two original built in wardrobes. A chimney breast with an original tiled hearth. Also an electric fire. This room has original coving and a picture rail.
The garden is 76 feet long with paths and borders. Buses run every few minutes from the end of the road and take 6 minutes to get to Woolwich Arsenal which has an overground train line and the DLR. It takes 23 minutes to get to central London.
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