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Park Avenue, Roundhay, LS8 2JJ

Asking Price

£1,700,000

Park Avenue, Roundhay, LS8 2JJ 7 Bedroom Detached House

This remarkable Victorian mansion dates back to 1898, extending to some 4500 sq ft retains much ... of its original character and period features yet with all the luxuries of modern day living having been fully refurbished by the current owners.

Approached off Park Avenue, an impressive driveway is entered through a set of stone pillars and is screened by mature trees which reveal this striking property, the drive leads to the front and around to the rear and onto the garage block.

Stone steps lead into an entrance porch and then into the reception hallway with Mosaic tiles which, like the rest of the property, retains many of its original features with deep skirting, high ceilings and original cornices. There are new wooden double glazed sash windows throughout, four main reception rooms, of which three are off the reception hall. All of them are well proportioned with three having feature fireplaces and with the rooms at the front offering excellent views over the gardens. The beautifully refitted kitchen is situated to the rear and is fitted with a range of high gloss units and integrated appliances including an Aga. The entrance porch extends into the reception hall and has a guest W.C. There is also a utility room and useful study to this floor.

On the first floor is a large landing with staircase leading to the second floor accommodation. There are five bedrooms to the first floor, all of an excellent size with the second bedroom having its own dressing room. Two bathrooms and additional storage space complete this floor. To the second floor is a further bedroom with ensuite bathroom, dressing room and study area according this floor great potential for use as the master suite.

The gardens that surround this home provide one of its most impressive features. The formal lawned gardens are situated predominantly at the front of the property and are mainly laid to lawn but enclosed behind an array of mature shrubs and trees providing a wonderful view from the main rooms of the property. Through a walled entrance is a rear courtyard which in turn leads on to a separate garage block for up to three vehicles. There is also a large greenhouse, gardeners store and stone flagged patio area to the rear of the property.

Pembroke House is situated on the doorstep leafy Roundhay Park which offers many recreational amenities including parkland walks, the boating lake, the sweeping lawns and sports grounds on Soldiers Field and Tropical World which is a particularly popular attraction with children. The property is a few minutes from extensive amenities on Street Lane, including popular restaurants, cafe bars, designer boutiques and a variety of shops. Additional facilities on Oakwood Parade and Moortown Corner include restaurants, shops, banks and supermarkets. Regular transport services are available which provide access to the city centre and surrounding areas and the outer Ring Road is also close by, providing access to the business centres of Harrogate, York and Bradford and the A1-M1 link road for those commuting further afield. There is a range of schools for all ages in the area, together with a choice of highly regarded children's nurseries.

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Key Features

  • Remarkable Victorian mansion
  • Retains much of its original character
  • Fully refurbished by the current owners
  • Four reception rooms
  • Four reception rooms
  • Seven bedrooms, three bathrooms
  • Wonderful gardens surrounding the property
  • Generous driveway & garages for numerous vehicles

Description

This remarkable Victorian mansion dates back to 1898, extending to some 4500 sq ft retains much of its original character and period features yet with all the luxuries of modern day living having been fully refurbished by the current owners.

Approached off Park Avenue, an impressive driveway is entered through a set of stone pillars and is screened by mature trees which reveal this striking property, the drive leads to the front and around to the rear and onto the garage block.

Stone steps lead into an entrance porch and then into the reception hallway with Mosaic tiles which, like the rest of the property, retains many of its original features with deep skirting, high ceilings and original cornices. There are new wooden double glazed sash windows throughout, four main reception rooms, of which three are off the reception hall. All of them are well proportioned with three having feature fireplaces and with the rooms at the front offering excellent views over the gardens. The beautifully refitted kitchen is situated to the rear and is fitted with a range of high gloss units and integrated appliances including an Aga. The entrance porch extends into the reception hall and has a guest W.C. There is also a utility room and useful study to this floor.

On the first floor is a large landing with staircase leading to the second floor accommodation. There are five bedrooms to the first floor, all of an excellent size with the second bedroom having its own dressing room. Two bathrooms and additional storage space complete this floor. To the second floor is a further bedroom with ensuite bathroom, dressing room and study area according this floor great potential for use as the master suite.

The gardens that surround this home provide one of its most impressive features. The formal lawned gardens are situated predominantly at the front of the property and are mainly laid to lawn but enclosed behind an array of mature shrubs and trees providing a wonderful view from the main rooms of the property. Through a walled entrance is a rear courtyard which in turn leads on to a separate garage block for up to three vehicles. There is also a large greenhouse, gardeners store and stone flagged patio area to the rear of the property.

Pembroke House is situated on the doorstep leafy Roundhay Park which offers many recreational amenities including parkland walks, the boating lake, the sweeping lawns and sports grounds on Soldiers Field and Tropical World which is a particularly popular attraction with children. The property is a few minutes from extensive amenities on Street Lane, including popular restaurants, cafe bars, designer boutiques and a variety of shops. Additional facilities on Oakwood Parade and Moortown Corner include restaurants, shops, banks and supermarkets. Regular transport services are available which provide access to the city centre and surrounding areas and the outer Ring Road is also close by, providing access to the business centres of Harrogate, York and Bradford and the A1-M1 link road for those commuting further afield. There is a range of schools for all ages in the area, together with a choice of highly regarded children's nurseries.

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