Positioned on a tree lined residential crescent in arguably one of the areas most sought after locations, adjacent to Wray Crescent Open Space and within easy reach of a multitude of transport links, this truly individual Interior and architecturally designed four bedroom, Semi-Detached Victorian House.
Originally Built CIRCA 1900s, this imposing house measuring approximately 2368sqft has undergone a full schedule of works in both design and aesthetic finish, whilst incorporating locally-sourced, high quality, natural and sustainable materials which aim to also enhance wellbeing as well as ensuring a modernistic look. It has a separate side access gate to the garden with Banham security locks for access and security. Entrance is through a new solid hardwood door on the raised ground floor, residents are met with Danish white lye stained wood floor throughout the upper floors which leads through to a stunning reception room engulfed by natural light which enters through three oversized sash windows to the rear and imposing bay window to front aspect. This wonderful room also features two working fireplace openings, original ceiling rose and coving. Wooden shutters are in place throughout the bottom three floors to the front aspect of the property. Climbing the natural hand-crafted staircase', the first floor is occupied by both en-suite and master bedroom and bespoke dressing room, which retains original Victorian features, solid wood flooring and fireplace opening. The bathroom incorporates free standing bath encased in honed marble tiles with further benefit of hand finished brass fixtures with an overhead waterfall shower and subtle concealed built in storage cupboards. The second floor has three large bedrooms and a family bathroom with marble shower and hand finished brass taps and shower fixtures, all with far reaching views over the surrounding area and with church steeple in view. The lower ground floor has been transformed into the focal point of this extraordinary house and redesigned to allow full open plan kitchen / dining room, ideal for entertaining. The contemporary kitchen runs the width of the wall with fully integrated appliances with central 3-oven electric total control AGA, induction hob, two dishwashers for entertaining, under counter fridge and concealed larger family fridge, integrated fisher and payksl induction hob, polished concrete floor with 4 zone underfloor heating, movable island unit, floor-to-ceiling storage cupboards and coffee area and utility cupboards. There is a downstairs utility, washing room with downstairs toilet. The lower ground floor is saturated by natural light transferred to the property via additional 1 electric sky-light and two roof windows along with full width bi-fold glass doors, which when open create a further dimension to this already bespoke property. To the rear the large private garden 80ft long has been fully landscaped and maintained to a high standard to provide further entertaining space with a large lime tree at the bottom of the garden to bring an extra layer of privacy to the space. Further benefits include black cast iron radiators, double glazed 12mm wood sash windows new throughout, energy efficient heating system and uprated electrics with HIVE remote app control heating system, full alarm system and door intercom, banham locks and security on the front door. The house is painted throughout in a Farrow and Ball soft colour palette. Wray Crescent is situated within one of Islingtons most vibrant areas with a range of recreational facilities close by including the 110 acres of green open space at Finsbury Park, leisure centres, Park Theatre and Rowans Ten Pin Bowling. Near-by Stroud Green Road offers a range of amenities including supermarkets, eateries, independent coffee shops, wine bars and bakeries. In addition the new City North Landmark development adjacent to Finsbury Park Station will see residents benefit from a new 9 screen cinema, shops, fitness centre and supermarket. Crouch Hill Overgroud Station is just 0.4m (Google), whilst the Victoria and Piccadilly Lines at Finsbury Park Underground Station is just 0.5m. Bus routes, some running 24hr services include 259, 91, 210, 4, 43, 254, 543, W7, W3 and 393.