An outstanding Grade II listed villa built in 1840. This impressive “Captain’s House ” offers over 3,700sq.ft of living space and set within this prominent terrace fronting the Heath.
An outstanding Grade II listed villa built in 1840. This impressive Captains House offers over 3,700sq.ft of living space and set within this prominent terrace directly fronting the Heath.
The property boasts a wealth of features including high ceilings, ornate cornicing, feature fireplaces, stripped floorboards, sash windows, secondary glazing, shutters and gas fired central heating.
The living space is arranged over the entire four floors. This is extremely rare on this terrace, with many neighbouring properties having separate accommodation on the ground floor or have been split into two or three conversions.
The accommodation briefly comprises: a large entrance hall, a 172 study and two elegant and impressive reception rooms with views directly over the Heath to the front and the garden to the rear. There is a WC with a concealed door to a large coat cupboard. Downstairs is a huge 2211 x 173 modern kitchen breakfast room with island, range style oven, underfloor heating and a dumb waiter which delivers to the dining room above. The lower ground floor also offers a 21ft family room, utility room, WC, workshop/storeroom, cellar and boiler room. To the first floor; a fantastic master suite to the rear incorporating a 164 x 121 bedroom area with feature fireplace, a large dressing area with built in wardrobes and a large ensuite with freestanding bath and separate shower. There is a very large 208 x 136 bedroom to the front with an ensuite bathroom and a third generous 160 x 85 double bedroom. Finally the top floor provides two further double bedrooms and a bathroom.
To the rear is a wonderful 60ft garden with patio, lawn and pond. There is off street parking to the front drive for several cars.
This magnificent home has to be viewed to be fully appreciated and your immediate viewing will be essential. There is no chain. Virtual tours can be seen at winkworth.co.uk
The property is located directly overlooking Blackheath, with views of the Paragon, All Saints Church and Blackheath Village. It is just a few minutes walk to Greenwich Park and Blackheath Royal Standard, as well as Blackheath Village with its array of restaurants, bars and boutique shops. Transport links are very convenient with Blackheath Station 0.6 miles away and buses to North Greenwich Jubilee Line (1.9 miles) and to Greenwich DLR. Close by are several sought-after schools including Blackheath Prep, Blackheath High School and the Pointer School.
Guide Price £2,000,000-£2,150,000