Bulkeley Road is a quiet and popular residential location close to all the facilities that can be found in the centre of Handforth including the railway station and also has ease of access to nearby Wilmslow. There are good road connections with the A34 being close to hand but notable the new A555 which brings Manchester airport within 5-10 minutes drive under normal conditions and also the Peak District National Park in the opposite direction.
Constructed around 1920 of rendered brick under a slated roof, this handsome detached house provides well proportioned accommodation which is full of its original charm and character having retained many of its open fireplaces together with leaded windows, oak stair hand rail and newel post and this has been carefully blended with modern fixtures and fitting throughout which are all of a high standard and in excellent condition. In addition, the reception hall has a fabulous parquet floor which continues as a border in the sitting room and the remaining floor in this room and the lounge have been stripped and sealed.
The accommodation is warmed by recently upgraded gas fired central heating and is briefly arranged as follows: Reception Hall, Cloakroom with WC and store room, Lounge with bay window and period open fireplace with fitted mirror above, separate dining room which is currently utilised as a second sitting room with bay window and original open fireplace and a well appointed kitchen with integrated oven, hob, extractor hood, fridge and freezer. There is a good sized utility room off the kitchen and access also to the rear porch with store room and this in turn open to the outside and driveway parking area.
To the first floor, the landing leads to four spacious bedrooms 3 of which still retain fireplaces and there is a lovely bathroom with period style suite including a freestanding cast iron roll top bath, separate shower cubicle and washbasin. The WC is immediately next to the bathroom.
Notably, the property stands within a large private plot and benefits from extensive mature gardens at the side and front of the house. These are stocked with a wide variety of mature plants, shrubs and trees and also incorporates a delightful patio area and ornamental pond. To the front, the driveway provides parking for several vehicles and leads to an integral single garage with workshop area and also a further detached double garage 18'0 x 16'4 (5.49m x 4.98m)
EPC Band D.