Griffin Home is a city-close house with a rustic really feel. Set on a walled half-acre website, the historic residence is simply exterior central London within the village of East Sheen.
Initially a coach home, the property has 80 ft of frontage, old-growth bushes and a 180-foot-long backyard—ample house for a sports activities court docket or swimming pool.
Within the three centuries because the stone construction housed horses and carriages for a big manor, it has been reworked right into a gracious two-story residence.
Generously proportioned rooms with excessive ceilings make up Griffin Home’s greater than 4,000 sq. ft of residing house.
Daylight pours in from 11 triple-glazed south-facing home windows. Panoramic views take within the tranquil backyard. Wembley Stadium, some 10 miles away, may be seen from the first-floor touchdown.
A double-height lobby with a sweeping staircase creates a grand first impression upon coming into the house. Three massive reception rooms function parquet flooring and garden-facing floor-to-ceiling home windows and doorways.
A wood-burning vintage marble fire sits in the lounge. Close by are a library/TV room and an outsized bed room/bonus room with a rest room and separate entry. The house could possibly be used for an workplace, studio or granny flat.
The upgraded kitchen is outfitted with Miele home equipment, a central island/breakfast bar and radiant flooring heating. A separate again entrance results in the driveway. The bottom flooring additionally comprises a powder room and laundry room.
Upstairs are 4 double bedrooms, together with a main suite with two dressing areas, twin loos and vaulted ceilings. There are a complete of 5 bedrooms and 6 loos.
The walkable group of East Sheen gives nation residing with metropolis entry by way of London transport. Paddington Station is a couple of 30-minute trip away.
“The approach to life right here is relaxed,” Genders says. “Good however unpretentious.”
Centuries-old pubs, boutique-lined cobbled lanes, cafes, colleges and Sheen Widespread, common with cricket gamers, garden bowlers and canine walkers, are amongst group facilities. However maybe the primary attraction is the adjoining 2,500-acre pure parkland.
“Folks dwell right here for Richmond Park,” Genders says. As soon as the looking grounds of royalty, the traditional woods and grasslands are actually a habitat shared by free-roaming herds of deer, hikers and joggers.
The asking value for the Stanley Highway property is GBP 6.25 million or about USD $7.76 million.