Oozing character throughout and offering extensive space that truly should be seen to be believed this unique and envious property offers immaculate private walled gardens, four generous double bedrooms with two ensuites, flexible reception space and off road parking in addition to the detached garage.
Viewing is highly advised for those seeking a one of a kind and enviable character home.
- Arguably the most impressive detached Edwardian home within the leafy suburb of Kingsholm
- Ample off road parking and detached garage
- Charming Edwardian character throughout to include original features
- Private and fully enclosed walled garden
- Extensive and flexible accommodation that must be seen to be appreciated
- EPC Rating E48
Demanding attention upon arrival Ravenhurst is approached via ample off road parking enclosed within pillared brick entrance framing the character, redbrick Edwardian home with feature stone work and twin bay frontage. Leading through from the entrance lobby the grand entrance with its own fireplace place opens from impressive doubled character solid wood doors to the central stairwell which is overlooked by the coloured stain glass feature window. Leading off to all receptions the right side of the property, originally split between two separate rooms, has now been opened to provide an impressive dual aspect reception with ample natural light and views across the stunning gardens, whilst the limestone fireplace offers warmth for the winter months. Across the entrance hall a further impressive reception, current used as a dining area, provides a third fireplace and spacious bay overlooking the front of the property alongside access to ample storage cupboard currently utilised as a concealed bar. Leading to the rear a run of additional storage cupboards and walk in pantry can be located before flowing through to the Kitchen Breakfast room within integral double eye level oven, gas hob and space for several appliances. Leading from the Kitchen ample utility space can be located providing further storage and laundry area, which would lend itself to being incorporated in the kitchen space itself as an additional room to the rear offers further utility and storage space alongside access to the rear gardens and WC. The ground floor is completed with a further cloakroom leading from the entrance space, whilst impressive solid wood doors, charming original handles, ceiling roses and coving throughout allow the charm of Edwardian character to flow throughout.
The open landing space, overlooked by the double height stain glass window, provides access to all four generous doubled bedrooms that truly must been witnessed to be appreciated. Full suite to include panelled bath, separate shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin provide the first en-suite, whilst a 'Jack and Jill' door between the master and the first family bathroom offers further panelled bath additional separate access to the loft room, wash hand basin and w.c. An additional second family bathroom offers a full suite, whilst a large storage cupboard and attic space can be located within the generous landing.
The charming rear gardens, which are fully enclosed by the character redbrick walls, are currently landscaped to provide various areas of private seating, open lawn and mature shrubs and boarders. A summerhouse with raised decking overlooks the grounds and enjoys all day sun having open aspects to all directions, whilst additional external brick built outhouses to the base of the grounds offer an ideal potting area for keen gardeners. Furthermore, an additional detached garage with up and over door can be located to the rear of the plot with vehicle access, a perfect and secure space for those with weekend cars, motorbikes or space for those seeking a hobby room or at home gym.
The characterful and favoured residential setting of Kingsholm is located half a mile and mile respectively from the City Centre and popular Gloucester Quays development. With a direct line to London Paddington located at the Gloucester Station and accessible routes to both Cheltenham and Bristol, the property would be favoured by a working professional. Whilst the heart of the suburb provides the home to the Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' Kingsholm Church of England Primary School, alongside the Premiership Rugby ground which holds various events throughout the year.
Local Authority, Service and Tenure
Gloucester City Council - G
Mains water, drainage, gas and electric.