This elegant Edwardian Villa is located on Park Road, a coveted residential street moment's from Gorleston's promenade and seafront. Built in 1913 on a twin plot extending to 0.36 acres (STMS), the property features wonderful additions, including a panelled dining room that looks out onto the private garden through glorious bay windows. Internally, the property exceeds 3,700 sq ft across two light-filled levels.
18 Park Road is a beautiful, imposing Edwardian house. The property provides extremely well proportioned and versatile accommodation combined with many period features that include a fine gallery staircase, cornicing, picture rails, stunning fireplaces, leaded windows and oak panelling. From its charming façade, the accommodation internally comprises a fine reception hall, an atmospheric dining room with oak panelling and open fireplace, cornicing, picture rails and a lovely bay window. The living room presents a bright and airy feel with an open fireplace featuring oak panelling with recessed seating, exposed beams, and picture shelves. In addition, there is a well-appointed games room and lobby. A fitted kitchen, breakfast room, utility room, study, guest room, side hall, and cellarage. The first floor is accessed via a gallery-staircases and serves an en-suite bedroom with dressing room, family bathroom, separate cloakroom, laundry cupboard, and three further bedrooms.
The large garden is exceptionally private and largely laid to lawn. It can be accessed from the games room, reception hall, or kitchen. Mature trees dot the perimeter and in one corner there is a dedicated patio with gazebo for seating in the warmer months - and the cooler ones, for those willing to brave the British weather. Further planting opportunities abound for those with green-fingered tendencies.
To the rear of the plot there is a generous gated car parking area, a large double garage and further single garage, all have automatic doors providing remote controlled access via the service road. Historically there has been vehicular access from Park Road, although this was removed many years ago to create private and secluded gardens.
Park Road has an idyllic setting, the town's sandy Edwardian Beach is on the doorstep, along with the traditional seaside gardens, pier, and model boat pond. It also has a theatre opposite the pier called the Pavilion. The main shopping centre is on High Street. It has its own golf club.
The cafes, and neighbourhood stores of Bells Road are all within two minutes' walk, where you will also find Margot's Lounge a coffee shop which serves a wonderful weekend Brunch. There are many good schools nearby, including the Ofsted-rated 'Outstanding' Ormiston Venture Academy as well as Cliff Park, and Lynn Grove.
Heating: Gas Central Heating
Council Tax: Band G
Please note that all areas, measurements and distances given in these particulars are approximate and rounded. The text, photographs and floor plans are for general guidance only.
Larkes have not tested any services, appliances or specific fittings - prospective purchasers are advised to inspect the property themselves. All fixtures, fittings and furniture not specifically itemised within these particulars are deemed removable by the vendor.