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WITH Cannon Hill Park Cannon Hill Park (grid reference SP065835) is a park located in south Birmingham, England.

Its main vehicular entrance is in Edgbaston, opposite the Edgbaston Cricket Ground, but the park and the Midlands Arts Centre are across the river in Moseley.
 150 yards away at the end of its tree-lined road, masses of space and Edwardian character, number 9 Third Avenue, Selly Park, already has a lot going for it.

Its location, within a mile or two of three hospitals, Birmingham University Birmingham University, at Birmingham, England; founded 1900. It has faculties of arts, science, engineering, medicine and dentistry, commerce and social science, law, and education and continuing studies.  and Bournville and under three miles from the city centre, adds even more to the appeal of the house, on sale with immediate possession at pounds 279,950. (Telephone Laing & Co. on 0121 451 1331)

The four-bedroom, three-storey, sensitively-updated and refurbished house has a new slate roof. A generous extension, currently used as a dining room, overlooks a garden, well screened by high hedges and mature trees. A service pathway between it and number 7, next door, gives alternative garden access.

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, picture rails, pine flooring and elegant period fireplaces preserve its period credentials in generously-sized rooms. A rear sitting room French door and a door in the spacious 19ft 3in breakfast kitchen open onto the garden. There is a fitted guest cloakroom cloak¬∑room ¬†
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2. A private lounge adjacent to a legislative chamber.
 and walk-in shower room on the ground floor and a first floor house bathroom.

The top floor bedroom, over 14ft square, has fine views from its roof windows.

THE PARTICULARS

Where: Third Avenue, Selly Park

Why?: Space, location Beds: Fo ur

Price: pounds 279, 950

Contact: Laing & Co, 0121 451 1331

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Third Avenue has Edwardian character.
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