6 Bedroom House for sale in Queens Drive, Colwyn Bay
- Magnificent Period Grade 2Listed Residence
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- 6 Double Bedrooms - Master En Suite
- 4 Reception Rooms
- Fitted Aga Kitchen & Utility
- 2 Car Garage
- Set in about Acre Landscaped Gardens
- Short Distance Rydal & Railway Station
- Many Architectural Features
- Energy Rating E40 Potential C79
Built as a private retreat in 1893 and designed by renowned architects of the period Douglas and Fordham of Chester. One of the finest Grade 2 residential homes in the area set in its own mature grounds of about an ACRE, with the potential for a Non intrusive BUILDING PLOT. Set in a lovely residential conservation area only a few minutes walk to the Main Line Railway Station (2hrs 50 mins to London), Airports (1hr) the Town Centre and 35 minutes to Chester, the location is PRIVATE AND QUIET. An Exquisite Detached Grade 2 family residence of immense character and appeal constructed during the age of craftsmen. Brendon is a very elegant Victorian residence beautifully and tastefully presented throughout. The present owners have carefully updated the interior maintaining the architectural features of the house. The large surrounding gardens compliment the size of the property and slope down from the main terrace to a formal lawn which was possibly a lawn tennis court in the by-gone days. The extensive accommodation, whilst of generous proportions flows and has a lovely balance of entertaining space from the welcoming entrance hall leading into the DINING ROOM with feature fireplace, original wooden flooring and wood panelling, 2 RECEPTION ROOMS, KITCHEN WITH AGA, leading to the BREAKFAST ROOM and UTILITY. Off the hall there is access onto a large terrace with steps down a ROSE AND CLEMATIS WALKWAY to the formal lawns. 6 DOUBLE BEDROOMS - MASTER WITH En-SUITE JACUZZI BATH and FAMILY SHOWER ROOM. There is a 3 room Basement useful for dry storage, wine cellar or potential Workshop/Cinema. DOUBLE GARAGE, LARGE FORMAL LAWNS, STONE WALLED KITCHEN GARDEN, CHILDREN'S PLAY GARDEN,Greenhouse and a COTTAGE GARDEN and a long Waterfall feature leading into a large fenced and netted stocked fish POND. The sound of running water whilst relaxing in the gardens is extremely therapeutic and relaxing whilst being close to all modern life's amenities. EPC = E40 Potential C79 Ref CB7056
Entrance - Glazed double doors to Porch, inner door to
Long Hallway - 9.5 x 1.5 (31'2" x 4'11") - Central heatng radiator, Inner Hall pantry cupboard
Cloakroom - 3.02 x 1.5 (9'10" x 4'11") - Tastefully decorated with w.c, pedestal wash hand basin, double glazed velux window, half panelled walls, central heating radiator.
Impressive Dining Room - 7.2 x 2.5 (23'7" x 8'2") - A lovely entertaining room off the hallway, double glazed exposed red brick bay window, oak fireplace with tiled back and hearth, fitted oak glazed display cupboards.
Large Imposing Lounge - 6.5 x 3.9 (21'3" x 12'9") - Double glazed bay window with exposed red brickwork, central heating radiator, Mahogany open coal fireplace, 2 side windows, delft rack.
Living Play Room - 5.5 x 4.9 (18'0" x 16'0") - Exposed floorboards, white fireplace surround with deep blue glazed tiled back and hearth, open coal fire, double glazed bay window, central heating radiator
Well Fitted Kitchen - 4.7 x 3.1 (15'5" x 10'2") - Featuring a pillar box red Aga gas range, stainless steel sink units, white base cupboards and drawers with black work top surfaces, built in dishwasher, fitted pan drawers, Leisure cooking rang, wall units, double glazed window, access to dining room
Rear Breakfast Room - 3.8 x 3.2 (12'5" x 10'5") - Central heating radiator
Utility Room - 3.8 x 1.9 (12'5" x 6'2") - Central heating radiator, plumbing for washing machine, single drainer sink unit
First Floor - 2 Part Staircase from the Hall to First Floor and Landing, secondary glazed window, central heating radiator, double door cupboard
Master Bedroom - 6.5 x 4.1 (21'3" x 13'5") - Lovely proportioned room with three double glazed windows, central heating radiator, original cast fireplace
En Suite Bathroom - 4.5 x 2.2 (14'9" x 7'2") - Featuring a Jacuzzi bath, central heating radiator, w.c, double door linen cupboard, tiled walls and floor in a beige design, His n' Hers vanity wash hand basins, quadrant shower cubicle and unit
Bedroom 2 - 5.7 x 5.3 (18'8" x 17'4") - Double glazed bay window, original cast and tiled fireplace, central heating radiator
Bedroom 3 - 4.4 x 2.8 (14'5" x 9'2") - Fitted wardrobe cupboard and drawers, 2 double glazed windows, original cast fireplace, central heating radiator
Bedroom 4 - 4.3 x 4.2 (14'1" x 13'9") - Bay window and double glazed side window, central heating radiator
Family Bathroom - Shower bath and shower unit, vanity wash hand basin and granite top, double glazed widow, tiled walls, heated towel radiator, double door cylinder airing cupboard
Top Floor - Stairway off the Landing to Top Level
Bedroom 5 - 5.05m x 4.22m (16'7 x 13'10) - Double glazed, central heating, huge exposed roof timber, access to roof void storage cupboards
Bedroom 6 - 4.85m x 4.50m (15'11 x 14'9) - Double glazed, central heating radiator, roof void cupboards
The Basement - Below the ground floor is a large Basement area with 3 rooms useful for dry storage, wine cellar or potential Workshop/Cinema.
Double Garage - 6.32m x 6.07m (20'9 x 19'11) - Double doors, brick and pebble dashed walls beneath a tiled roof, long driveway off Queens Drive, ample parking space
The Grounds - The large surrounding gardens compliment the size of the property and slope down from the main terrace to a formal lawn which was possibly a lawn tennis court in the by-gone days - today it is a large expanse of carefully tended lawns ideal for outside entertaining and relaxing, hidden with a wall, mature dense hedges and shrubs from the road. There is a STONE WALLED KITCHEN GARDEN, CHILDREN'S PLAY GARDEN with fruit trees, Greenhouse and a COTTAGE GARDEN and a long Waterfall feature leading into a large fenced and netted stocked fish POND. The sound of running water whilst relaxing in the gardens is extremely therapeutic and relaxing whilst being close to all modern life's amenities. All in all the property stands in about an ACRE
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History - Built c1893 and designed by Douglas and Fordham, architects, of Chester. Alterations carried out in 1911 by Porter and Elcock, architects, of Colwyn Bay.
Exterior - Roughcast render with brick and terracotta dressings, and plain tiled roof. 2 storeys, 2 window range facing street, with entrance to rear. Advanced Dutch gable to the left, with canted 2-storeyed bay window, with mullioned and transomed lights which have ogee arches set in segmentally headed upper lights. 2 light attic window. Additional canted bay window to right, (added in the alterations of 1911 but probably re-using an existing window), with 4-light mullioned window above. Return elevation to N has tiered mullioned and transomed stair window in gable return, and shaped mullioned windows in wing beyond.