4 bedroom detached house for sale
Glossop Road, Marple Bridge
like this property?Call 0161 774 6380
Distances are straight line measurements
- Hall, lounge, study
- Dining kitchen, utility, WC
- D'stairs bedroom and bathroom
- 3 further beds (2 en suite)
- Parking, pleasant gardens
- Large barn, stabling
- Approx 11 acres grazing
- All weather menage
The sale of Cow Hey Farm offers prospective purchasers the rare opportunity to acquire a rural residence set in the heart of 11 acres (approx) yet within easy reach of Marple Bridge village.
This superlative property has been lovingly created by the current owners and boasts a wealth of character features reflecting the building's agricultural roots combined with the convenience of modern living. The generous accommodation briefly comprises; lounge with feature fireplace, study, handmade kitchen with Aga, dining area with feature fireplace, utility room and WC. There is a ground floor bedroom and bathroom and an inner hallway which affords views of the surrounding countryside. To the first floor there are three further bedrooms (2 en suite), two providing beautiful views of the surrounding countryside.
Externally, the property is approached via a cobbled driveway and has the benefit of mature formal gardens and ample parking. As previously mentioned it is set within 11 acres (approx) and this is mainly comprised of extensive grazing land which is split into paddocks, so allowing for the rotation of grazing. There is an large timber built barn, stable block and all weather menage, so making the property particularly suitable for those with equestrian interests.
Marple Bridge caters for most day to day requirements whilst nearby Marple offers a wide range of shops, restaurants, educational and recreational facilities. For the commuter both Marple and Rose Hill stations offer services to Manchester city centre and the access points to the Northwest motorway network can be found at Stockport East and Bredbury junctions.
From our office on Town Street, at the traffic lights turn right onto Lower Fold and at the Windsor Castle public house bear sharp right as the road becomes Glossop Road. Continue up the hill, passing The Travellers Call public house on the left hand side. Continue for approximately 300 metres and the turn left onto the private road which gives access to three properties. Continue down the private road and as the road forks bear right to Cow Hey Farm.
IN FURTHER DETAIL THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES
Please note that we have not checked any of the appliances or the central heating system included in the sale (if any). All prospective purchasers should satisfy themselves on this point prior to entering into a contract.
Solid oak front door. Vaulted ceiling. Central heating radiator. York stone floor. Opening through to:
Lounge 18'0 (5.49m) x 12'0 (3.66m)
Vaulted ceiling with feature exposed beams. The windows throughout the property are UPVC double glazed and the windows overlooking the front and afford views over the open countryside towards Werneth Low. Part solid oak flooring, part York stone flooring. Central heating radiator. TV aerial point. Inset bookshelf. The main focal point of this room is a large cast iron " Clearview" multi fuel burner set on a stone hearth. Wall light points.
Study 13'0 (3.96m) x 8'0 (2.44m)
Vaulted ceiling. Exposed beams. Velux skylight. UPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear. Central heating radiator.
Family Dining Kitchen
Kitchen Area 14'0 (4.27m) x 17'0 (5.18m)
Fitted with stunning Nigel Braithwaite contrasting handmade kitchen units with part granite and part hardwood work tops. Twin Villeroy and Boch Belfast drainer sink unit with mixer tap over. Two oven Aga with twin hotplates and granite splashback. Central island unit with granite work top and complementary pan drawers. Plumbing for free-standing dishwasher. Free-standing fridge/freezer (available under separate negotiation). Vaulted ceiling with feature exposed beams and Velux skylight. Window overlooking the front aspect. Terracotta floor tiles. Opens through to:
Family Dining Area 18'0 (5.49m) x 14'0 (4.27m)
The main focal point of this room is a exposed brick chimney breast with beam mantel and York stone hearth housing a "Clearview" cast iron multi fuel burner. Exposed ceiling beams. York stone floor. Halogen spotlights. Window overlooking the rear. Three Windows overlooking the front aspect. Feature central heating radiator.
Utility Room 14'0 (4.27m) x 9'0 (2.74m)
Fitted with a range of low level units with granite work surfaces. Villeroy and Boch Belfast double ceramic sink with brushed stainless steel mixer tap over. Plumbing and housing for automatic washing machine. Granite tiled splashback. York stone floor. Vaulted ceiling with exposed beam. Window overlooking the front. Further window overlooking the side. Central heating radiator. Solid oak door providing access to the side of the property. Staircase to the second bedroom. Useful understairs storage area.
Low level WC with chrome push button flush. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail. York stone floor.
Inner Hallway 9'11 (3.02m) x 11'0 (3.35m)
- accessed from the far end of the property. UPVC double glazed double doors providing access to the front of the property. Oversize windows surrounding the double doors and affording views over the fantastic open aspect. Cast iron spiral staircase to the first floor. York stone floor. Feature central heating radiator. Spotlights. Exposed beams.
Downstairs Bedroom 12'10 (3.91m) x 17'10 (5.44m)
Window overlooking the rear. Two windows overlooking the front and affording stunning views. Two central heating radiators. Spotlights. Original cast iron stable divider which conveniently beaks the room into two functional halves.
Bathroom 8'0 (2.44m) x 11'0 (3.35m)
Fitted with a matching suite comprising; Roca low level WC with chrome push button flush, feature free-standing roll top bath, large walk-in wet area with glazed shower screen and twin shower heads (one soaker style shower head) and vanity wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap over. Travatine marble tiled walls and floor. Halogen spotlights. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail. Obscured UPVC double glazed window overlooking the the rear aspect.
Landing Area 11'10 (3.61m) x 9'0 (2.74m)
Halogen spotlights. Loft access. Solid oak floor. Central heating radiator. Large oversize window (extending from ground floor porch) affording lovely views towards Werneth Low.
Bedroom 13'1 (3.99m) x 14'0 (4.27m) into wardrobes
Two UPVC double glazed windows overlooking the front and affording fantastic long range views. Central heating radiator. Halogen spotlights. Loft access point. Range of solid oak fitted wardrobes made by Nigel Baithwaite. Central heating radiator.
En Suite Shower Room 6'0 (1.83m) x ' (m)
Fitted with a matching suite comprising; Roca low level WC with chrome push button flush, Roca bidet with chrome mixer tap over, walk-in shower with glazed shower screen and vanity wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap over and cupboards under. Fully Travatine marble tiled walls and floor. Halogen spotlights. Extractor fan. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail. UPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear aspect.
Bedroom 8'0 (2.44m) x 11'0 (3.35m)
Two UPVC double glazed windows overlooking the rear. Central heating radiator. Stripped floorboards. Halogen spotlights.
Bedroom 13'0 (3.96m) x 13'0 (3.96m)
-accessed from the Utility and therefore making it an ideal guest or teenage suite. Stunning vaulted ceiling. Feature exposed beams. Stripped floorboards. UPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear. UPVC double glazed window overlooking the front and affording views towards Werneth Low. Two feature central heating radiators. The main focal point of this room is a "Clearview" multi fuel burner set within an exposed stone chimney breast with stone hearth and mantel. Exposed solid oak floorboards. Solid oak door providing access to a decking area.
En Suite 4'0 (1.22m) x 7'0 (2.13m)
Fitted with a matching suite comprising; walk-in shower with glazed shower screen, low level WC with chrome push button flush, vanity wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap over and cupboards under. Fully tiled walls with decorative mosaic border. Tiled floor. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail. Feature exposed beam. Extractor fan.
Walk-in Wardrobe 6'0 (1.83m) x 4'0 (1.22m)
Oak floor. Ranged of fitted wardrobes and shelving units.
Energy Efficiency Rating
Barn 55'0 (16.76m) x 30'0 (9.14m)
Timber construction. Power and lighting. Accessed via double doors both at the front and the rear; the front leading directly to the all weather menage.
Detached Stable Block
Brick built. 3 loose boxes. Lighting.
The property is set at the heart of 11 acres (approx) of land and gardens. Accessed via a private road which then forks to lead to a five bar gate and the private cobbled driveway and further tarmac driveway beyond.
There are formal lawned gardens with raised well stocked borders. To the front there is a walled garden with raised beds and external seating area beneath a pagoda.
The tarmac driveway leads to the side of the property and then to the rear and the timber built barn.
The grazing land is of good quality and is split into several paddocks, most of which benefit from water supply.
To be confirmed by Solicitors.
SERVICES (NOT TESTED)
No tests have been made of mains services, heating systems or associated appliances and neither has confirmation been obtained from the statutory bodies of the presence of these services. We cannot therefore confirm that they are in working order and any prospective purchaser is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.
Vacant possession upon completion.
Viewing strictly by appointment through the Agents.
Our financial advisers will be advised of all offers made. They have a wealth of experience in the highly competitive area of mortgage rates and available products. By our arranging an appointment to discuss your requirements, you will receive professional and independent mortgage advice that will be entirely appropriate to your own circumstances, may well save you money and speed up the whole transaction.
Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage. Please contact our Independent Financial Adviser Mark Shaw on 0161 427 2488. Gascoigne Halman Financial Services Ltd offer independent financial advice, which is regulated by the Financial Services Authority for mortgages, life assurance, pensions, unit trusts and individual savings accounts.
If the property you buy is not for sale through Gascoigne Halman, one of our surveyors can carry out a survey for you. Survey Department - 01565 751328.
More information from this agent
Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) graphs
Map & schoolsView in fullscreen
Distances are straight line measurements