Located discretely behind its own gated entrance, this truly original house offers exceptional entertaining space and accommodation while being close to both Battersea Park and Clapham Junction railway station.
To the front of the property is a patio garden that can also be used as off-street parking. You enter the house into a bright conservatory featuring bespoke cabinetry which also houses the entertainment system. The spacious reception room and open plan kitchen/dining room measures nearly 40ft in length and provides a perfect space for both family life and entertaining.
The elegant, plantation-shuttered reception area boasts free-standing, tailor made cabinetry with floor to ceiling book shelving and storage below. This leads on to the modern kitchen area with tiled flooring which benefits from ample floor, wall and base units.
This stylish kitchen features multiple integrated appliances including Miele oven, steam oven, warming drawer, induction hob and fridge and Bosch dishwasher. The dining area, with further plantation shutters, is laid with natural wood flooring and allows for a large dining table which leads onto the first of several picturesque courtyards.
The accommodation at the property comprises three double bedrooms, three bathrooms (two en suite) and a separate study. There is underfloor central heating throughout. As you enter the main corridor, to your right, you find a utility cupboard containing a Bosch washing machine and tumble dryer and a store room with shelving and a free standing Miele freezer. Adjacent is a study, ideal for use as a home office or as a single bedroom, looking onto a courtyard.
Next, there are two generous double bedrooms, both with plantation shutters, which share access to another decked courtyard. The larger of these bedrooms benefits from an en suite shower room and built-in wardrobes. There is an additional good-sized bathroom with a walk-in shower.
A special feature of this house is the very large and luxurious principal bedroom suite to the rear of the property, boasting extensive built-in wardrobes and plantation shutters. There is a good-sized en suite bathroom with separate bath and walk in shower. This exceptional double bedroom leads onto a large, decked patio garden through bi-fold doors providing yet more secluded outdoor space, with well-designed additional storage.
The Long House is situated in the heart of Battersea and has the benefit of being close to the cafes, restaurants and shops of Battersea Park Road, Battersea High Street and Battersea Square. There are a number of outstanding schools nearby, including Thomas’s and L’Ecole de Battersea.
Transport links are excellent with Clapham Junction being only half a mile from the house, providing direct trains to Victoria, Waterloo and Gatwick Airport. There are multiple bus routes running to Northcote Road and Clapham Junction, Chelsea, South Kensington, Victoria, Vauxhall and the City of London, all within a minute’s walk from the property.