Balham Park Road, Balham SW12

Balham Park Road, Balham SW12

1 Bedroom | Share of Freehold | 1 Bath

Guide price £530,000
Hildreth Street Market (Stop D) 0.4 miles
Balham 0.4 miles
Wandsworth Common 0.2 miles

A spacious one-bedroom, ground-floor garden flat set in an impressive, double-fronted Victorian house which has direct access onto Wandsworth Common.

A spacious one-bedroom, ground-floor garden flat set in an impressive, double-fronted Victorian house which has direct access onto Wandsworth Common.

The property features a sitting room with grand proportions, a large bay window, very high ceilings and a feature fireplace creating focal point to the room. The bedroom also benefits from the same generous proportions and high ceilings and has French doors opening up onto a private decked patio. A well-equipped kitchen and shower room complete the property.

The private patio opens onto a huge communal garden, which backs directly onto Wandsworth Common. Additionally, the building has a large communal cellar for additional storage. The flat is offered chain free and with a Share Of Freehold.

The layout would also easily lend itself to be reconfigured to incorporate an open-plan kitchen/living room set within the exceptionally large sitting room to the front. And then create a much large bathroom with perhaps a utility room to the back. Subject to the usual permissions.

The property is located to the Wandsworth Common/Bellevue Village end of Balham Park Road, which is close to the independent shops and cafes of Bellevue Parade overlooking the common. Balham Centre, with its shops including a large Waitrose and Sainsburys, is also within easy reach. Wandsworth Common Station and Balham Station are both close by, offering over-ground links into Victoria and Gatwick, and the Northern Line Tube Station at Balham.

The next steps...

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