Savills | Hoole Road, Chester, CH2 3NJ | Property for sale
2,246 sq ft(208.66 sq m)
Excess of £740,000

Hoole RoadChester, CH2 3NJ

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in January 2022
  • Beautifully renovated
  • Lovely gardens
  • Lots of stylish features
  • Parking at the rear

A beautifully refurbished period house in an extremely popular location.

About this property

  • The Property
    Located in a highly sought-after, conservation, area of Hoole, this property typifies the elegant city builds of late Victorian architecture. A truly luxurious, upgraded home; the property is set over three floors, occupying a space of generous proportions (5 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms) it represents a paradigm of contemporary living, whilst maintaining a wealth of traditional stylish features. Richly appointed spaces include large gathering areas, to include a double height extension at the rear to ensure maximum light at the back of the property; the entire house is wonderfully bright and airy and has been decorated with tremendous taste and style. The house is arranged over three levels. On the ground floor is a stunning kitchen/family area which is accessed from the reception hall through stained glass double doors. The Tom Howley kitchen bends beautifully with the terrazzo floor, creating a magnificent social space for cooking and entertaining. Adjacent to the space is a grand oak fireplace - leading to the formal dining area with spectacular vaulted ceiling and double height bespoke doors; this space makes a real statement with echoes of contemporary industrial living.

    On the other side of the reception hallway is a drawing room with encaustic tiled floor, large bay window, double height rosewood mantlepiece and a stunning coved ceiling – typical of the Victorian era. A wc/cloakroom and utility/pump room complete the accommodation on this floor. On the first floor is a magnificent principal bedroom with extensive built-in wardrobes and shelving and a stone freestanding, bath. There are two further guest bedrooms on this floor; bedroom 4 has a Juliet balcony door opening out to overlook the dining area below and a high-level window which looks to the garden beyond.

    On the third floor are two further guest bedrooms which are light and airy with large sash windows and sky lights. A bathroom is accessed from the hallway and serves both rooms.

    Annexe

    Attached to the house but accessed from the rear is a self-contained annex which subject to the relevant consents could be suitable for a variety of uses including dependent relative accommodation or holiday let. It could also provide very useful home office space.

    Outside

    The front of the property is set well back from the road and approached over an attractive black & white tiled pathway with mature shrubs and Italianate planting scheme. A contemporary lighting scheme is in place. The rear garden is set out for informal dining, socializing with a small vegetable patch and cutting garden. Beyond the garden is a parking area for 3 cars.

    SERVICES

    Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage.

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Local information

  • Situated just over 1 mile east of Chester, Hoole has rapidly become the place to live, with plenty of green spaces and easy access to the motorway and major commuter networks, this active community appeals to families, young professionals and downsizers looking for a thriving location close to Chester city centre. St Martins Academy is popular with parents.
  • The property is situated close to the popular shopping centre which has some excellent independent shops including a delicatessen, fishmonger, butcher, greengrocer, florists, boutiques, gift shops, coffee shops and some superb restaurants and bars including the award winning Sticky Walnut. There is also a bank, a pharmacy, post office and a supermarket. The property is also within walking distance of Alexandra Park.
  • Hoole is convenient for direct access to the national motorway network via the M53, providing links to Manchester, Liverpool and North Wales.
  • The mainline railway station is about 0.8 miles from which there is a direct service to London Euston (about 2 hours). The Cathedral city of Chester is one of the North West's leading commercial and cultural centres and has a variety of shops and restaurants. A particular attraction of the city is the quality of both state and private schools, King's and Queen's School being particularly well regarded.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = D
  • Tenure = Freehold