Best blend of old and new – Barr none
Barr House in Stratford-upon-Avon
has the whiff of Victorian mystique even though it was built just five years
Now the property at Bishopton Park
is available through agents CPBigwood with an asking price of £735,000.
It is located within a prestigious gated David WilsonHomes development of 13
The five-bedroom house is sited on The Avenue, an exclusive
tree-lined private road which was originally the drive leading to Avenue House,
an imposing Victorian mansion which was converted to apartments.
Today the scheme takes in a variety of modern and older
Andrew Reed, residential agency manager at CPBigwood’s Stratford-upon-Avon offices, said: “It is a highly
“For those who prefer modern to old, Barr House has it all.
It is a luxury family home full of mod cons.”
The accommodation includes sitting room, dining room, family
room, fitted kitchen/breakfast room, conservatory, utility room, five bedrooms
including three en-suite, two bathrooms, two shower rooms, dressing
room/playroom, double garage, and private garden with summer house.
The dining room, currently used as a study, and the family
room enjoy front bay windows.
The elegant sitting room includes double French doors to the
rear terrace and garden, and has an attractive stone fireplace.
The kitchen/breakfast room has a ceramic tiled floor, excellent range of fitted
base and wall units incorporating granite work surfaces, and a variety of
There are four bedrooms on the first floor – 16'0" x 12'11",
9'6" x 10'9", 9'4" x 15'0" and 9'2" x 14'5".
On the second floor is the master bedroom of 16'8" x
15'9" and the dressing room/playroom, 16' x 8'2".
Barr House occupies a corner plot, with ample parking and a gate to the rear
garden. The development is approached through impressive double, electronic
security gates, which are operated by an entry phone system. Behind the garage
and at the foot of the garden, stands a timber summer house.
“It is a home with cachet,” said Mr Reed. “It is in a lovely
setting, close to amenities, good road and rail links and within easy reach of
“And of course you have all that Shakespeare’s Stratford can offer on
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