- Spaciously elegant hacienda style detached residence
- Four acres of land and outstanding equestrian amenities
- Five bedrooms – four with en suite facilities
- Superb dining kitchen and separate utility room
- Dual aspect lounge with rural view over paddocks
- Eight stables, feed and tack rooms and kitchenette
- Sweeping block paved double access driveway
- Detached double garage and parking for numerous cars
- Perfect location for local amenities and commuter routes
Set within four acres, Rock Haven offers the best of both worlds having spaciously elegant living space throughout the detached hacienda style residence along with superb equestrian facilities including an eight-stable courtyard, tack, feed and grooming rooms plus a floodlit manege. The sweeping, double access driveway provides parking for numerous cars and leads to a detached double garage situated beyond tall wrought iron gates whilst there is a separate horse-box entrance to the courtyard.
A veranda style illuminated porch with tiled flooring shelters the oak and leaded glass door with glazed side panels which allow natural light to filter through and reflect on the pale ceramic tiled floor and offering a true sense of arrival. This spacious area features a solid oak staircase rising and turning to the first-floor galleried landing and having two storage cupboards beneath. Oak doors open to each of the rooms including a walk-in cloaks cupboard, there is an energy meter cupboard, recessed down-lights and three radiators for warmth.
The ceramic tiling continues into the superbly appointed, triple aspect dining kitchen having three sets of French windows, four Velux windows to the vaulted ceiling, an apex window over the dining area and recessed down-lights and canopy lighting for evening ambiance. The elegantly appointed kitchen has a range of Diane Berry designed, graphite shaded cabinets, drawer banks and a central island breakfast bar with brushed steel furniture. The Corian work surfaces of pale grey and natural hues surround and incorporate a one and a half bowl moulded sink unit with a swan-neck mixer and boiling water tap although an automatic dishwasher is also close at hand. Also inset is a Miele four-ring induction hob plus side gas burner with a stainless-steel chimney style extractor fan above and an integrated eye-level Miele culinary station comprising double oven and grill, two combination microwave ovens, coffee maker and warming drawers. On the opposite wall is a bank of integrated Gaggenau appliances to include larder fridge, freezers, drinks chillers with water and ice dispensers.
Double doors open to the stylish dual aspect lounge with two sets of French windows to the patio and a window overlooking the front gardens. The ceramic tiled flooring and recessed lighting give the room a sleek aura, there are two radiators for warmth and further double doors open back into the hall.
Off the hall, the formal dual aspect lounge is a tranquil space with windows to the front and side, inset spotlights, wall-mounted television point and gas point for a fire.
The fully tiled cloakroom with inset recessed down-lights has a wall mounted vanity drawer unit supporting a natural stone basin and stand pipe tap. A door opens to the separate w.c. with opaque rear window and heated towel rail.
Also off the hall, the ceramic tiled utility room has a door and window to the rear and a range of wall and base units with splash tiling between and granite effect counters over incorporating an inset stainless steel sink unit. There is more than ample space for essential household white goods and a fitted double-door cupboard provides excellent storage and also houses the Vaillant gas central heating boiler.
The sophisticated master suite has grey sparkle granite flooring throughout, highlighted by recessed down-lights. The spacious bedroom area has a wall mounted television point and a range of high-gloss drawers to two walls plus night stands whilst a central fan cools the room on warmer nights. An opening gives way to the dressing room lit by recessed down-lights and a window to the front, open fronted wardrobes, shelves and shoe racks surround and the area is warmed by a wall mounted panel radiator. The fully tiled en suite has an opaque window to the spa, a wall mounted panel radiator plus a heated towel rail. The modern white suite comprises a spa-style shower cubicle, a white high gloss vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, and a wall mounted w.c. The adjoining spa room has an atrium roof, wall mounted Vaporex air conditioning unit and wall lighting for evening use. The large Hydropool hydrotherapy hot tub has a non-slip surface surrounding and bi-folding doors alongside open to the extensive rear sun terrace.
The first-floor accommodation starts at the impressive galleried landing with oak spindle balustrade, two windows to the front and a window to the rear plus both recessed down-lights and picture lights. Oak panelled doors give way to each of the double bedrooms.
The generously sized bedroom one has a window to the side and French windows to the covered balcony with tiled floor and wrought iron balustrade. A bank of wardrobes with canopy lighting over line one wall and the centrally placed bed-space with matching headboard lies directly opposite the balcony windows for the optimum view of the night sky. There are also corresponding drawer banks for storage, a wall mounted television point and recessed down-lights. The luxury en suite also has recessed down-lights showcasing the marble-effect ceramic tiled walls and floor forming the backdrop to the five-piece white suite comprising corner glass cubicle with spa-style shower, tile panelled Jacuzzi bath, granite vanity unit with console wash basin and mirrored cabinets above, wall mounted w.c. and bidet.
The second bedroom has a window to the rear, recessed down-lights and ample space for bedroom furniture. The fully tiled en suite has a corner shower cubicle, wash hand basin and close coupled w.c.
Bedroom three has a side window, recessed down-lights and ample furniture space. The fully tiled en suite has a four-piece Vernon Tutbury suite comprising panelled spa bath, corner shower cubicle, pedestal wash basin and close coupled w.c., and also a ladder style heated towel rail.
The fourth bedroom has a window to the front, recessed down-lights and laminate flooring.
Set beyond a low retaining wall, the property is approached from a dual access driveway onto a block paved, sweeping driveway to the front. The drive also continues through high wrought iron gates to the north side and leads to the rendered detached double garage with clock tower atop the slate roof and having power, light and a door to the rear yard. Island beds of lantern-lit, mature shrubs embellish the frontage and a further wrought iron personal gate gives way to the south facing, walled and paved sun terrace which catches the afternoon and evening sun, creating a perfect al fresco dining space.
A further extensive sun terrace can be found to the rear which is completely secluded and surrounded by raised mature shrub and lawn beds having a central feature waterfall and providing several relaxing areas for soaking up the afternoon sun. Steps up to a door leads into the rear of the first stable in the courtyard which is currently used as the dog kennel and having power, light and a water tap. A further door opens into the impressive block paved stable yard giving access to the remaining seven stables with concrete bases, feed and tack rooms having a well-equipped kitchenette, and a self-draining grooming parlour with power shower and clipping area.
A second set of wrought iron gates open to a short driveway with rubberised base giving vehicular access to and from the yard for horse-boxes weighing up to twenty-six tons and also access to the three stock-fenced and linked paddocks and floodlit arena.
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