A handsome spacious residence of considerable character with well-proportioned elegant rooms and with secluded gardens within walking distance of the town. Holly Lodge is a very impressive Grade II Listed town house with a great deal of character and charm in excellent condition, providing well-proportioned elegant rooms and is set in well-maintained attractive gardens and grounds extending to approximately 1/2 an acre with extensive parking.
The property is believed to have been built in the mid 18th Century with later additions and is exceptionally well built of rendered elevations with bounded quoins under a tiled roof. The house has many features to include windows with modelled architrave surrounds, an elegant wrought iron staircase, flagstone floors and original fireplaces in the drawing room and many of the bedrooms. The property also benefits from planning permission for business use in some of the rooms ideal for a consultant or professional.
The accommodation comprises entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, snug/family room, main kitchen/breakfast room, 2nd kitchen, shower room, Utility/WC, study/bedroom 7 with separate entrance, master bedroom with ensuite bathroom, 5 further bedrooms, family shower room and separate WC.
An iron gate leads off Staplegrove Road along the path to the front porch. This small garden has a mature shrub border, is protected by mature shrub hedging and has an area of lawn. The path leads through a pedestrian gate into the main garden, to a brick patio and door leading into the kitchen. The garden is very private and is protected by high stone walling and mature trees including silver birch, lime, fir, horse chestnut and yew and established borders surround the large lawn and sheltered patio area.
The garden adjoins a gravelled parking area leading to the main drive entrance. This drive area has parking for a number of cars with electric gate access Linden Grove.
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