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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Glossop Road, Marple Bridge, Stockport

Guide Price £775,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial family residence
  • Built circa 1800s
  • Four double bedrooms
  • PLUS Two loft bedrooms
  • Detached One bedroom annex
  • Bursting with original features
  • Four reception rooms
  • Enclosed quad with outbuildings
  • Stunning garden
  • Breathtaking views

Full description

VIDEO TOUR. It is unlikely you will have an opportunity to buy another property bursting at the seams with original splendour and elegance as 'Finchwood' a stunning detached family residence built 1882 centrally positioned within its grounds enjoying substantial parking facilities, lovingly landscaped gardens and breathtaking panoramic long ranging views over the local countryside.
The interior is adorned with a plethora of delights including hand painted leaded windows, intricate wood carved lyrics, mosaic tiled and wooden parquet floorings to name a few. Externally there is substantial parking with both entrance and exit points, a detached annex provides two storey accommodation incorporating a mezzanine bedroom, dressing room, lounge, kitchen and bathroom, ideal for a close family member. Delightful landscaped gardens enjoy magnificent views and an enclosed all weather court for football, basket ball or even tennis, keep the children off the well manicured lawn.
The living accommodation comprises an entrance porch, reception hallway, wc, lounge, dining room, office, kitchen, utility room and conservatory. Enclosed quad with out buildings. Four double bedrooms, family bathroom and separate family shower room to the first floor. To the second floor there are a further two guest rooms and a shower room. In addition there is a large cellar chamber which can be utilised as a games room plus a separate wine cellar.
Words and photographs do not do the property justice, it MUST be viewed internally to be fully appreciated and we URGE ALL interested parties to make immediate arrangements to view to avoid any future disappointment.

Outside Parking - A substantial driveway to the front of the property provides parking for several vehicles with separate entrance and exit facilities. Stone boundary walls to the front inset with decorative Finchwood title stone.

Entrance Porch - Solid wood door to the front elevation, mosaic tiled floor. Doorway through to the reception hallway and door to wc.

Downstairs Wc - 1.72 x 0.90 (5'8" x 2'11") - WC and wash hand basin. Decorative leaded window to the front elevation, wooden panelled walls and ceiling. Victorian style central heating radiator.

Reception Hallway - Mosaic tiled floor and staircase with turned wooden spindles leading to the first floor. Victorian style central heating radiator.

Living Room - 7.28 max x 5.17 (23'11" max x 17'0") - A stunning living room with some wonderful features including a cushioned window seat heated from below, positioned within a small bay over looking the garden. Lower level wooden panelled on the walls, decorative ceiling mouldings and a feature wooden fireplace with a living flame gas fire. Sliding wooden panelled doors opening to the rear gardens. Door through to kitchen. Original sash windows and a beautiful crafted wooden archway create a delightful feature within the room.

Dining Room - 6.08 max x 4.24 (19'11" max x 13'11") - A spacious formal dining room with parquet wood flooring. Feature wooden fireplace with granite mantle and a tiled surround and hearth, with open flue for real fire. Ceiling cornice. Original sash window to the front elevation and a magnificent bay window with hand painted freizes, ornately carved limericks and window seating enabling the spectator to enjoying the beautiful internal craftsmanship or gaze over the gardens and views beyond.

Office - 2.51 x 1.98 (8'3" x 6'6") - Parquet flooring, window to the front elevation. Built in cupboards with internal shelving. Door to cellar rooms.

Kitchen - 4.52 x 4.27 (14'10" x 14'0") - An impressive bespoke kitchen fitted with a matching range of wall, drawer and base units with a complementary granite work surface and free standing island with granite top. Ceramic 'Belfast' sink with mixer tap. Tiled floor. AGA inset within the chimney breast

Utility Room - 3.07 x 2.11 (10'1" x 6'11") - Traditional ceramic sink incorporating drainer unit, fitted base and wall units with a fitted work top. Single central heating radiator. Tiled floor, plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Window to the side elevation over looking quad. Wall mounted Worcester central heating boiler.

Conservatory - 4.82 x 4.12 (15'10" x 13'6") - Upvc double glazed windows, door opening to the quad and double doors opening to the rear garden. Tiled floor, storage heater.

Cellars -

Main Cellar Chamber - 5.99 x 4.87 (19'8" x 16'0") - Window to the rear elevation. Central heating radiator. Power and lighting.

Wine Cellar - 2.86 x 1.39 (9'5" x 4'7") - Lighting.

External Quad / Outbuildings - Access to the quad via the conservatory and hallway. Three outbuildings. Gateway access to the side driveway.

Stairs / Landing - Stair case leading to the first floor with turned wooden spindles. Large decorative leaded window to the front with with hand painted freizes naming the property Finchwood. Landing provides access to all bedrooms and spiral staircase leading to the second floor.

Bedroom One - 4.42 x 4.31 (14'6" x 14'2") - Windows to the side and rear elevation enjoying views over the garden and beyond, ceiling coving and a feature fireplace.

Bedroom Two - 4.24 x 4.07 (13'11" x 13'4") - Windows to the side and rear elevation, double central heating radiator. Built in wardrobes and a stunning feature fireplace with cast iron and tiled surround.

Bedroom Three - 4.63 x 4.25 (15'2" x 13'11") - Window to the rear elevation, double central heating radiator. Built in wardrobe. Feature fireplace.

Bedroom Four - 3.50 x 3.18 (11'6" x 10'5") - Window to the side elevation, double central heating radiator.

Walk in wardrobe provides potential for an en-suite facility for bedroom Four or Bedroom Two.

Bathroom - 3.41 x 2.74 (11'2" x 9'0") - Impressive sized bathroom with four piece suite comprising a low level wc and wash hand basin, panelled bath and corner shower cubicle. Tiled walls, tiled walls.

Shower Room - 3.38 x 1.52 (11'1" x 5'0") - Three piece suite comprising a low wc, wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Part tiled walls, heated towel rail. Hand painted leaded window to the front elevation.

Spiral Staircase To Loft Rooms -

Guest Room - 3.83 x 2.98 (12'7" x 9'9") - Two velux windows, double central heating radiators, parquet wood flooring. Built in wardrobe provides space for storage.

Guest Room - 4.11 x 2.70 (13'6" x 8'10") - Window to side elevation, wood flooring. Velux window.

Shower Room - Three piece suite comprising a shower cubicle, wash hand basin and pedestal hand wash basin. Tiled floor, tiled walls. Extractor.

Detached Annex - A thoughtfully converted barn providing detached living accommodation for an elderly family member or teen who want their independence.

Living Room - 4.14 x 3.59 (13'7" x 11'9") - Glazed upvc double doors open to the main lounge. Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation. Stairs lead to the first floor. Double central heating radiator. Door to kitchen.

Kitchen - 2.59 x 2.34 (8'6" x 7'8") - Kitchen fitted with a modern matching range of wall, drawer and base units with a complementary work surface inset with a single sink and drainer unit. Double central heating radiator. Built in oven with a four ring gas hob, plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Wall mounted combi boiler. Part tiled walls, upvc double glazed window to the side elevation.

Bathroom - 2.60 x 1.69 (8'6" x 5'7") - Panelled bath with shower over, wc and pedestal hand wash basin. Part tiled walls, Granite tiled floors, extractor. Heated towel rail.

Stairs To First Floor - Stairs to mezzanine level.

Mezzanine Bedroom - 4.17 x 3.56 (13'8" x 11'8") - Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation.

Dressing Room Bedroom - 4.17 x 2.65 (13'8" x 8'8") - Upvc double glazed window to the front elevation.

Outside Gardens - Substantial rear garden thoughtfully landscaped and beautifully designed to enjoy the the garden and the surrounding views. There are paved pathways leading through the gardens with private patio areas for entertaining and relaxing over the summer months. A large summerhouse provides shaded seating or shelter depending on the weather and a superb asset to the garden is an enclosed all weather pitch which will keep energetic children off the lovingly tended lawn.

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