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Dream Home: Shirley semi is full of character

A larger style semi detached, this house in Bills Lane, Shirley, is packed with charm and has a delightful cottage style back garden.

Bills Lane, Shirley, Solihull
Bills Lane, Shirley, Solihull

A larger style semi detached, this house in Bills Lane, Shirley, is packed with charm and has a delightful cottage style back garden.

This well-located home is traditional in style and could benefit from some updating. However, there are many character features that are sure to appeal.

There is a pretty garden to the front and a driveway to the garage.

A stained glass front door leads into the reception hall with staircase to the first floor and walk-in cloaks cupboard.

Reception rooms include a lounge to the front with leaded light bay window and fitted gas fire and a dining room to the back with another leaded light window and a chimney recess.

The kitchen has a range of wall and base units, tiling and work surfaces. A utility has plumbing for a washing machine. There is a guest toilet and doors to the garage and a glazed door to the garden.

On the first floor the landing has a leaded light window to the side.

Bedroom one features a leaded light bay window and a range of built-in wardrobes.

Bedrooms two and three have a built-in single wardrobe and a range of built-in cupboards and drawers respectively.

A good-sized walk-in box room leads off bedroom three and provides useful storage.

In the bathroom there is a white suite with panelled bath and Mira shower above, pedestal basin, toilet and an airing cupboard.

At the back of the house the cottage-style garden has a crazy paved patio, lawn, shrubs and trees.

The property is for sale at £285,000 through Shakespeares on 0121 683 8833.

 

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