A beautifully finished townhouse offering excellent accommodation, set within lovely gardens all within walking distance to town.
17 Selkirk Street is an elegant Grade II townhouse forming part of an attractive street scene and one that Cheltenham is so well regarded for. Characterful and beautiful in style, with lovely period detail throughout. The house is presented in immaculate order, redesigned by the current owners who have implemented the refurbishment to the highest standard. With such attention to detail the fine finish and luxury fittings blend beautifully with the original character. Due to the Regency style of the home, it is notably light and bright with spacious and well-proportioned accommodation arranged over three floors.
On entering the property there is an immediate feel of quality when walking into the reception hall and to the principal reception space including, a lovely sitting room which is set to the front of the house and the dining room at the rear with double doors opening to the raised decked area. Both rooms have ornate fireplaces, shutters and high ceilings. The kitchen/breakfast room is a lovely room, overlooking the South facing garden and fitted with an extensive range of units, under granite worksurfaces, a range of fitted appliances to including a Fisher & Paykel larder style fridge and separate freeze and Fisher & Paykel double drawer dish washer. The atrium style ceiling window creates a lovely light and bright room with double doors opening out to the garden.
A staircase leads down to a guest suite on the lower ground level, equipped with bespoke fitted wardrobes and a luxury en suite shower room.
The principal bedrooms are on the first floor, both double in size and served by beautiful and modern family bathroom bath. There is a large linen cupboard ideal for storage on this level.
The gardens are particularly generous for town living, well stocked and private with a raised decked area accessed from both the kitchen and dining room. A pathway leads to the side of the garage of which planning permission has been granted to convert to ancillary accommodation.
Much of the attraction of Selkirk Street is its location, a much sought after address in the heart of Pittville. This area is widely known for its iconic park and boating lake, of which the entrance is a stone throw from Selkirk Street. The road itself has a real cosmopolitan feel, typified by the terraces of attractive period homes and close to a collection of smart shops including a coffee shop, hairdressers, beauty salon and a well-stocked convenience store. Also, within striking distance is the new John Lewis department store and Cheltenhams fashionable shopping districts Montpellier and Promenade. A cultural town, Cheltenham plays host to several highly acclaimed festivals including Jazz, Food, Literature and The Gold Cup, held within the prestigious racecourse, only a short walk from Wren. The town is also known for its excellent schools to include, The Cheltenham Ladies College, Cheltenham College, Berkhampstead and Dean Close all within walking distance, making this area perennially popular for families. Communication links are excellent from this area, with easy access to the M5 Motorway and main line train station with lines to major cities.
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