If you enjoy green open spaces while still being close to the city centre, this detached home next to Manor Park could be what you are looking for.

Located in Eymore Close, Selly Oak, it is an architect-designed property that the current owners have enjoyed since it was built .

It is in a pleasant cul de sac and is part of the Bournville Village Trust Estate.

The house starts with an enclosed glass porch and frosted glazed door to the reception hall.

Inside there is an open tread staircase, storage cupboard and ground floor guest toilet.

The lounge is a good size at more than 20 feet long. Glazed double doors lead to the garden and offer views of the park. It has a coal-effect electric fire set on a raised hearth with plinth over, bookshelves to the side and built-in seating. There is also an electrically-controlled sun blind.

Double doors link the living room and dining room, which also has a door from the hall. This has a window to the side overlooking the park. A serving hatch to the kitchen makes it easy to get dishes direct from the kitchen to the table. The room also has plenty of cupboards.

A breakfast kitchen is fitted with a range of wall/base cupboards and drawers with roll edge work surfaces and tiled splash backs. Built-in appliances include a Hotpoint double electric oven, Hotpoint integrated dishwasher and Whirlpool ceramic four-ring electric hob. There is ample space for breakfasting and a shelved pantry off.

The separate utility has a sink unit, plumbing for a washing machine and space for refrigerator .

This floor also has a good-sized study or snug.

Upstairs there are four large bedrooms.

In the master, fitted wardrobes offer plenty of storage space for clothes with one for shoes. A window to the side has views across parkland.

An en suite shower room features a shower cubicle, sunken wash hand basin set in a vanity unit, toilet and vanity unit to the side.

Bedrooms two and three also have fitted wardrobes with cupboards above and wash basins.

A family bathroom includes an airing cupboard, panelled bath with shower above, pedestal basin and toilet.

Outside there is a double garage with the original metal framed window. It has a garage door to the front and single garage door to the back allowing direct access for a vehicle into the garden.

A herringbone-style block paved driveway provides excellent off road parking for four cars.

Pleasant gardens surround the property to the front, side and back. The side and rear gardens incorporate shaped lawns with a wide range of mature shrubs and plants together with an established magnolia tree. There is also a raised vegetable garden and mature trees.

VIEWING INFORMATION

AGENT: Oulsnam

TEL: 0121 477 9977

WEB: www.oulsnam.net

GUIDE PRICE: £475,000