Southgate N14, Large light and airy mid-century double-fronted six-bedroomed detached house, with beautiful Tudor-inspired details both inside and out, set in a large corner plot with parking for 8 cars with a large secluded mature garden to the rear, there's also a lovely park immediately opposite.
More privacy is offered by the electric front gate you approach this property through. As well as being ideal for driving two and from, the classic Art Deco tube station of Southgate is within 8 minutes walking distance, the current vendors love both the convenience of the home's location, both close to the city, yet the neighbourhood also has a villagey feel, which is rare for London.
As you enter the house you are met by a bright and airy hall a perfect balance of minimalist chic with exposed roof beams with contrasting frames to the wall, the comfort of country living with the practicality and calmness of clean lines. The house boasts an abundance of natural light throughout
From the hallway you proceed to the large bright kitchen, reinforcing this is a family home, anyone who is a fan of cooking and/or baking will be immediately smitten. The kitchen is beautifully laid out and immaculate, there is a separate utility room at the other side of the house, so this really is the place for gastronomic pursuits, and contains a lovely casual dining space overlooking the garden, perfect for breakfast and informal meals.
From the kitchen you enter four beautiful reception areas, which have an open plan feel to them as your travel from one to the other through wide light and airy openings, they are currently laid out as: a formal dining room, a self-contained study, main living room and a cosier more intimate nook, living room, there are also fireplace details and some exposed beams picked out in contrasting black that keep the homely feel throughout the ground floor.
Upstairs, the first floor comprises of six bedrooms, the main with an en suite, all are in excellent decorative order, you could move in immediately and feel you didn't have to do anything, mind you there is potential to extend any element of the building (STPP).
Upstairs, just as downstairs also has wonderful features, including a beautiful semi-stained glass arched window in the hallway. The whole house is filled with subtle details which make it feel special.
The secluded garden is established, with mature plants and as most visitors comment “the most amazing tree', with a large patio area too, to make the most of lazy Sunday afternoons or anytime in fact, it's a perfect barbecue or entertaining space.
As well as ample parking opportunities to the front of the house, the large garage can fit two more cars too.
The whole area is very quiet and green, as well as Grovelands Park just over the road, which the current vendors add they: “have shared many happy memories over the years” the whole area has many local independent boutique shops, coffee houses, pubs, eateries and smaller supermarkets all nearby, “a real life-saver at times” the current occupants add.
A beautifully designed and decorated six bedroom house in immaculate order, oozing with character and homelessness, in a quiet area, also close to the city yet miles away in ambience too, this truly is a lovely home. Early viewing is recommended as you would not want to miss out on the opportunity to live here.
London Borough of Enfield