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Clough House, off Buxton New Road, Rainow, Cheshire SK11 0AD

Guide Price £995,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Exquisite stone farmhouse
  • 4 receps, 4 beds, 2 baths
  • Bespoke living kitchen, Aga
  • Lovely Westerly garden & views
  • Grounds to 6 acres, stables

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


Clough House lies in an elevated setting nestled into the hillside alongside a quiet single track lane and a wooded valley with breathtaking views over fields and trees towards the market town of Macclesfield. Within landscaped gardens and paddock land it is hard to imagine, in this captivating setting, one is less than 2 miles from supermarkets, town amenities and the mainline railway station providing a 1hr 46 min journey to London Euston. The town of Macclesfield has some excellent schools including The Kings School and Beech Hall Preparatory School along with well regarded state schools and many South Manchester private schools within easy striking distance. The Peak National Park and The Gritstone Trail are on the door step and the area abounds with golf courses, leisure and sports facilities.


Clough House is an exquisite mellow stone farmhouse beneath a traditional stone flagged roof which has been superbly renovated to provide comfortable and contemporary family accommodation fused with traditional charm and character. The principal rooms take full advantage of the stunning views to the West and open to extensive terraces perfect for entertaining on Summer evenings. The specification of the fixtures and fittings is first class with a Thomas and Thomas bespoke kitchen & boot room, an AGA, Miele and Neff appliances and Villeroy Boch sanitary ware. There are limestone and oak floors, oak cottage doors, fitted bespoke oak bedroom furniture, exposed stone and original beams, real fires and a superb conservatory sitting room. A country property with beautiful gardens and a woodland walk above a stream in a sheltered elevated setting yet with easy access to the surrounding commercial centres; this is a unique and special home.


The pretty stone roofed porch opens to the reception hall with a galleried landing, beamed ceiling and limestone style floors. To the left of the hall are the main reception rooms, initially the Dining
Hall with Pippy Oak flooring, a dual aspect and a charming built in period cupboard. A double French doors open to the Conservatory and a wide opening leads through to the triple aspect living room. This lovely room has oak flooring, beams and a large Minster stone fireplace for a real fire. French doors open directly to the stone flagged west facing terrace.The stylish conservatory makes the most of the super views and has fitted blinds, exposed stone walls, French doors to the dining room and the farmhouse kitchen. Underfloor heated with limestone style floors, this is a wonderful day to day room. The farmhouse kitchen forms the heart of the house and is well appointed with bespoke cupboards and a plethora of quality appliances including an AGA, ceramic induction hobs, an oven, dishwasher, granite tops and twin Franke ceramic sinks. An island unit, appliance cupboard and dresser, an informal dining area, window seats with drawers under and under floor heating. A utility/boot room lies alongside, similarly well appointed with bespoke furniture, granite tops, a Belfast sink and a tall cupboard housing the washer and dryer. A stable door opens to the side parking area and is used as the main door by the family. The family room opens to the kitchen and has matching limestone flooring, a real fire and a beamed ceiling. This cosy room has a window to the front and a door off to the large cloakroom with a w.c. And wash hand basin, a deep cloaks cupboards and under floor heating. The galleried landing has oak doors off to the four bedrooms and laundry/box room/ study. The master bedroom has a dual aspect, a well fitted dressing room and an en-suite wet room shower with a Villeroy Boch suite. The three remaining double bedrooms all have fitted bedroom furniture and wardrobes and are served by a family bathroom with twin wash hand basins and a bath with an over bath shower. The driveway leads to a gated parking area and the detached double garage with further parking across the lane. To the East of the house lies a stable block and small barn.


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03 May 2012


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