Situated on one of the most sought after and prestigious roads in New Malden, this much-loved five bedroom detached Edwardian family home has a wealth of charm and character, offering exceptional living space and a host of period features.
The property comprises; Three reception rooms on the ground floor leading from an extremely welcoming entrance hall. The first reception room is a large and very spacious dining room at the front of the house, complete with high ceilings, period features and a working fire place.
The entrance hall also leads to a very large and welcoming formal reception/drawing room towards the rear of the house, which again has many original features. This room also benefits from a beautiful working feature fire place, which only further adds to the charm of this wonderful home. The hall equally connects to the family room at the rear of the house, which opens directly to a spacious modern fitted kitchen with a gas-fired Aga and extra-wide black granite worktops. The ground floor also benefits from under-stairs storage and a w/c.
The kitchen and rear reception room both offer direct access to a truly exceptional garden, which has been created and planted by the current owners with an abundance of beautiful flowering plants. This incredible garden is over 100ft in length and features an alpine garden with an attractive water feature, a Japanese garden, fruit trees and numerous flowering shrubs.
The first floor of the property comprises; A very light and spacious master bedroom with fitted wardrobes; substantial second and third double bedrooms also with fitted wardrobes; a smaller fourth bedroom, which is currently used as a study, and a family bathroom with a separate generous-sized power shower. A particularly noticeable feature of the bedrooms and this wonderful home in general is the incredible ceiling height in the rooms which adds a huge feeling of space to what are already very spacious rooms. The property also has a third floor, which has been modernised to a fantastic standard complete with a large double bedroom, shower room and substantial storage space throughout the eaves. The house further benefits from a garage and utility room to the east, and an in-and-out paved driveway with off street parking for up to three cars.
This wonderful family home which has been owned by the same family for over 25 years and has been meticulously looked after with great effort to modernise it whilst still maintaining the original features and period charm. Whilst the property has already been extended and offers substantial space as a family home, there is great potential for further development (STPP). This includes the addition of a double-storey rear and side extension.
Westbury Road is superbly located, being in close proximity to both New Malden High Street and Kingston town centre. Kingston arguably offers some of the best shopping and leisure facilities outside of central London, with a host of restaurants, boutiques, cinema and theatre complexes. Just a short walk from the property lies Green Lane Recreation Ground, perfect for walking dogs or to take the children to the playground, and for the more adventurous outdoor enthusiast there are the vast expanses of Richmond Park and Wimbledon Common nearby, and the Surrey countryside is just a short drive away.
For the commuter, the A3 is a mere 2 minute drive away providing direct links to central London, while New Malden railway station is only 10-15 minutes’ walk away and offers a convenient route to Waterloo in only 23 minutes. There is the added bonus of having the M25 just a 15 minute drive away, which opens the door to travel throughout the UK, while both Heathrow and Gatwick airports are only 35 minutes’ drive from the property. The property is within the catchment area of some excellent schools that New Malden, Kingston and the surrounding areas have to offer as well as boasting impressive medical services nearby.
In summary, this is a superb family home in a rarely available location, with just a small handful of properties changing hands on the road in the last 10 years.
Personal Relationship Manager
Ashkan was born and raised in Kingston and has sold over 200 homes in the area. He now specialises in Kingston, New Malden and Worcester Park.
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