- Impressive five-bedroom family residence
- Principal lounge with beamed and vaulted ceiling
- Well appointed dining kitchen with range
- Wrap around conservatory overlooking gardens
- Sweeping driveway with extensive parking
- Set in ten acres of stock fenced paddocks
- Seven stables, two large barns, manege
- Delightful, expansive lawn gardens with pond
- Superb location for motorway access routes
Off the beaten track and set in a secluded ten acres of land to include stock fenced paddocks, manege, three-stable block with tack room, two barns - one incorporating additional stables, and extensive formal gardens, this impressive family home also offers five bedrooms, an imposing principal lounge, well-appointed breakfast kitchen and conservatory.
The oak door with an opaque-glass insert and matching panels to either side opens to the impressive entrance vestibule with six Velux windows above throwing natural light on the ceramic tiled flooring which also runs into the inner hall.
A broad opening gives way into the imposing lounge with oak flooring and vaulted ceiling crossed with exposed beams and having a central pendant light. The room has a window to the rear plus two sets of French windows, one to the garden and one to the conservatory, and wall lights providing evening ambience. However, the focal point of the room is the superb exposed brick wall with beamed ingle of herringbone pattern brick and stone flagged hearth houses a beast of a wood burning stove and a television point alongside make for cosy nights in. A spindle staircase rises and turns to the first-floor galleried landing which overlooks this lovely room.
From the hall, the well-appointed dining kitchen with ceramic tiled floor has a window to the rear and double doors opening to the wrap around timber conservatory, also having a ceramic tiled floor. A range of oak wall and base units including drawers and a glazed display cabinet have splash tiling between the levels. The Formica work surfaces are inset with a one-and-a-half bowl blue sink unit and swan neck mixer tap set below the rear window. There is plumbing for a dishwasher, space for a fridge-freezer and a brick-built niche with a high beam over houses the range cooker and extractor fan. A radiator provides additional warmth.
From the kitchen, a door opens to the utility room with window and door to the rear and a range of kitchen complementary cabinets. A stainless-steel sink unit and mixer tap are set below the window and there is plumbing for an automatic washing machine and space for a tumble dryer. Doors open to a cloaks cupboard and a further door leads to the integral double garage with quarry tiled floor, electric up-and-over door, power and light and housing the Worcester oil fired central heating boiler.
Just off is a cloakroom with three-piece white suite comprising a low-flush w.c., pedestal wash hand basin and one-and-a-half size shower unit with Mira Sport shower. The walls are fully tiled and there is an opaque window to the rear, pendant lighting, extractor fan and radiator.
Also from the hall, a door opens to a light and bright bedroom with a window to the front, three pendant lights, inset spotlights and radiator.
Off the lounge is an inner hall giving way to the three of the five bedrooms plus the family bathroom.
The master bedroom is dual aspect with an angled window to the front and a window to the side. Double doors open to a walk-in wardrobe with clothes rails and shelves.
Bedrooms two and three are double rooms with windows to the rear, pendant lighting and pine floor. Bedroom three also has fitted shelves and a small loft access point.
The fully-tiled family bathroom has an opaque window to the front and pendant lighting. The four-piece white suite comprises a vanity-set wash hand basin and w.c. with cabinets surrounding, a corner spa bath with seat and a step-in shower cabinet with Mira Sport unit. A radiator has a chrome rail for warming towels.
The galleried first-floor landing has three Velux windows and inset spotlights to light the way to bedrooms four and five which both have high and low-level Velux windows, pendant lighting and eaves storage cupboards.
Set in a secluded location down a private driveway, electric gates open to sweeping pebbled driveway and lead to a turning and parking area for numerous cars and horse boxes. Along the way is a detached stable block of three stables and a tack room with self-filling water troughs, plus a further storage barn behind and two further stables.
A corrugated sheet and Yorkshire-boarded barn provides further storage and has a roller-shutter door. Beyond this is a small fenced area with double gates. Double gates open to the formal garden with an extensive lawn dotted with trees and having views over paddocks which wrap around to a lily pond with timber arbour seating area. A large patio seating space overlooks the gardens and creates the ideal space for al fresco dining.
A gated and lengthy access track leads to a turning area adjoining the sand paddock, beyond which lies the further stock-fenced paddocks. Set between two paddocks to the rear of the property gardens is a field shelter having mains water supply to it. To the far border is a one-acre strip of charming, broadleaf woodland with a meandering natural brook forming the eventual boundary.
The property offers great potential to a discerning purchaser for further residential expansion or would also readily adapt to use as commercial premises, both options would, of course, be subject to the local authority’s planning consent.
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We are reliably informed that the Tenure of the property is Freehold.
Room measurements given in these property details are approximate and are supplied as a guide only.
All land measurements are supplied by the Vendor and should be verified by the buyer's solicitor. We
would advise that all services, appliances and heating facilities be confirmed in working order by an
appropriately registered service company or surveyor on behalf of the buyer as Maria B. Evans Estate
Agency cannot be held responsible for any faults found. No responsibility can be accepted for any
expenses incurred by prospective purchasers.