Norlesden House, Mottingham Lane, London, SE9 4RT

Bedrooms: 6, Reception Rooms: 3, Bathrooms: 3

Built circa 1876 is this exceptional Victorian six bedroom detached family home with additional detached coach house. Set behind iron gates, the carriage driveway spans the front of the property and forms part of a 1.3 acre plot.

This house of local importance is naturally arranged over three floors. The expansive accommodation is beautifully presented with a mixture of subtle décor and contemporary fittings blending perfectly with the period features, in particular the high ceilings throughout.

Comprising a main drawing room separated by dividing doors that fold back to make one hugely impressive reception room with oak flooring throughout, an abundance of natural light from the double aspect sash windows, casement doors and a log burner. In addition there is a separate study, downstairs WC, laundry room and spiral staircase leading to a spacious cellar below. The stunning kitchen/diner with hand crafted bespoke units and integrated appliances completes the downstairs accommodation and benefits from central island, granite work surfaces, stone flooring and range oven. To the first floor, there are three generous double bedrooms including the master that benefits from a large dressing room. Across the hall is a stylish and luxurious family bathroom with central roll top bath, walk-in shower and ‘his and hers’ vanity sinks. At the other end of the landing is a separate shower room serving the other two bedrooms. The top floor was previously a self-contained apartment and comprises lounge area, newly fitted bathroom with walk-in shower and a further four rooms currently arranged as a games room and two/three bedrooms or study.

This stunning example of Victorian Gothic architecture is steeped in character and period features including original sash windows and shutters, high ceilings, ornate cornicing and ceiling roses. Other notable features include fire places in all of the principle reception rooms and bedrooms. The extensive grounds consist of well-maintained shrubbery, an impressive York stone patio area and a full size tennis court.

To the right of the main house as you approach is “The White House;” a self-contained detached property offering a multitude of uses. It comprises of large reception room leading to modern fitted kitchen, two double bedrooms and shower room.

Norlesden House is located within close proximity to Mottingham Station offering regular services into The City and Canary Wharf from 28 minutes via DLR. The highly sought after Eltham College is a short walk away and Colfe’s School is also within close proximity. Furthermore, amenities such as shops, restaurants and bars can be found in nearby Blackheath, Greenwich and Chislehurst.

Energy Efficiency Rating E.