7 bedroom detached house for saleOldfield Road, Altrincham, Cheshire
A superb detached family home oozing character and charm (Approx 0.45 acre plot). Impressive entrance hall, front formal living room, separate dining room, further sitting room plus morning room and kitchen, large cloakroom and 2 downstairs WC's plus separate utility room. Master bedroom/en suite bathroom, 6 further bedrooms plus dressing room, 2 further bathrooms and separate box room. Cellars which include separate wine store. Outbuildings containing 3 separate rooms plus garden store. Off road parking with extensive lawned gardens beyond, patio seating area to the side.
Description - An impressive double fronted detached family home oozing character and charm throughout (Approx 5360 Sq Ft / 498 Sq M) .
Immediately upon entering via the original timber door there is a feeling of space with the hallway extending the full width of the property approaching 60 feet. Within the entrance hall there is a copper fireplace with tiled hearth flanked by leaded glazed windows to the side. There is half wood panelling and wood panelled spindle balustrade staircase to the first floor and leaded glass panelled door to the side garden. The hallway provides access to each reception room and to the front of the property there is a impressive formal living room with full height bay window overlooking the lawned gardens and with a focal point of a fireplace with period surrounds and tiled hearth and with half panelled walls throughout. There is also a separate dining room again with bay window to the front and leaded effect top lights and with half panelled walls and with views towards the lawned gardens. Also to the front of the property there is a separate study again well proportioned and overlooking the lawned gardens. There is also a cloakroom leading onto a downstairs WC, there is a secondary WC also. To the rear of the property is a separate sitting room with French doors to the rear and also opening onto a morning room which in turn leads onto an inner hallway with fitted kitchen and separate utility room off. To the first floor there is an impressive master bedroom with en suite bathroom. There are five further bedrooms serviced by the family bathroom/WC and to one side of the property there is a guest suite comprising double bedroom, dressing room and bathroom with separate WC. This could also be easily used as an annex for older children or elderly relatives. The bedroom adjacent to the guest suite is currently fitted with a kitchen for this purpose.
The accommodation is completed by cellars which run the full width of the front portion of the property and incorporate two large chambers and separate wine store complete with full racking.
Outside and set within the grounds there is an original cottage which presents an excellent opportunity for further accommodation subject to any relevant permissions being obtained. There are three separate rooms plus garden store with external access.
Towards the front of the property there is a sweeping driveway providing off road parking incorporating large turning circle and parking area. The driveway does branch off to a separate parking area screened by mature trees. There are superb lawned gardens to the front flanking the driveway and with gated access to an impressive side patio seating area which enjoys a high degree of privacy and also leads onto the separate annex to the rear.
The location is ideal being within easy reach of open countryside and within walking distance of two outstanding primary schools, and many excellent state secondary/independent schools. The property is within easy reach of Dunham Park, country pubs, a cycle trail, Altrincham and Hales shops/restaurants and the surrounding network of motorways.
Viewing is essential to appreciate the character and proportions the accommodation offers.
Ground Floor -
Recessed Canopy Porch -
Entrance Hall - 58'9" x 24'2" maximum measurements (17.91m x 7.37m - An impressive entrance hall creating an immediate feeling of space and an appreciation of the character the property offers throughout. With a focal point of a bronze fireplace flanked by leaded windows to the side. Impressive timber spindle balustrade staircase to the first floor. Half panelled walls. Original hardwood leaded glass panelled front door with matching adjacent window. Dado rail. Ceiling cornice. Picture rail. Three radiators. Leaded glass panelled door to the side garden.
Formal Living Room - 28'1" x 16'11" (8.56m x 5.16m) - A superb main reception room with a focal point of an original fireplace with tiled hearth and surround. Timber framed double glazed full height bay window to the front with leaded effect top light overlooking the extensive lawned garden. Timber framed double glazed picture window to the side. Ceiling cornice. Picture rail. Half panelled walls. Radiator. Television aerial point. Telephone point.
Dining Room - 23'11" x 15'1" (7.29m x 4.60m) - With timber framed double glazed bay window to the front with leaded effect top lights overlooking the lawned garden. Ceiling cornice. Half tiled walls. Two radiators.
Study - 23'4" x 10'9" (7.11m x 3.28m) - With timber framed double glazed window to the front with leaded effect top light. Two radiators. Ceiling cornice. Telephone point. Door provides access to the formal living room.
Sitting Room - 19'9" x 19'11" (6.02m x 6.07m) - With an open copper fireplace. Sash bay window with French doors to the rear. Bay window to the side with leaded top lights. Ceiling cornice. Radiator. Television aerial point.
Morning Room - 18'7" x 13'4" (5.66m x 4.06m) - Fitted with a full range of fitted storage units with space for living or dining suite. Window to the rear. Radiator.
Inner Hallway - Radiator. Access to side porch. Telephone point.
Kitchen - 12'5" x 10'0 (3.78m x 3.05m) - With an impressive range of wall and base units with heat resistant work surfaces over incorporating 1 ½ bowl stainless steel sink unit with drainer. Range oven. Stainless steel splashback plus extractor hood. Space for fridge freezer. Dual aspect window. Radiator.
Utility Room - 12'7" x 9'3" (3.84m x 2.82m) - With plumbing for washing machine. Space for dryer. Two windows to the rear. Space for fridge and freezer.
Cloakroom - 11'7" x 5'0" (3.53m x 1.52m) - Immediately off the entrance hall. Radiator. Wash hand basin. Access to secondary downstairs WC. Opaque leaded window to the side.
Wc - With low level WC and wash hand basin. Tiled splashback. Opaque leaded window to the side.
First Floor -
Landing - 49'3" maximum measurement (15.01m maximum measurem - With ceiling cornice. Picture rail. Timber framed double glazed window to the side. Two radiators.
Master Suite: -
Bedroom 1 - 20'1" x 15'0" (6.12m x 4.57m) - An impressive master bedroom with timber framed double glazed window to the front overlooking the garden. Radiator. Television aerial point. Telephone point.
En Suite - 10'11" x 10'6" (3.33m x 3.20m) - With a suite comprising panelled bath, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and separate tiled shower cubicle and bidet. Radiator. Tiled walls. Timber framed double glazed window to the front with leaded effect top lights.
Guest Bedroom Suite -
Bedroom 2 - 22'1" x 13'4" (6.73m x 4.06m) - With timber framed double glazed bay window to the front with leaded effect top light. Telephone point. Radiator.
Dressing Room - 10'6" x 9'10" (3.20m x 3.00m) - With fitted storage cupboards. Corner bay window to the rear and window to the side. Radiator.
Bathroom - 11'6" x 8'6" (3.51m x 2.59m) - With a suite comprising corner bath with electric shower over, pedestal wash hand basin. Part tiled walls. Opaque leaded bay window to the rear. Radiator.
Wc - With opaque leaded window to the side. Low level WC.
Bedroom 3 - 19'8" x 16'10" (5.99m x 5.13m) - With bay window to the front with leaded top lights. Radiator. Picture rail. Ceiling cornice.
Bedroom 4 - 18'8" x 14'11" (5.69m x 4.55m) - With leaded effect timber framed double glazed bay window to the rear. Radiator. Picture rail. Loft access hatch. Tiled fireplace.
Bedroom 5 - 13'0" x 10'9" (3.96m x 3.28m) - With timber framed double glazed windows to side and rear. Tiled fireplace. Picture rail. Radiator.
Bedroom 6 - 11'6" x 8'0" (3.51m x 2.44m) - With timber framed double glazed window to the side. Radiator. Picture rail.
Bedroom 7 - 15'9" x 10'8" (4.80m x 3.25m) - Currently fitted with kitchen units comprising wall and base units with heat resistant work surface over with stainless steel sink unit with drainer. Integrated oven/grill plus four ring electric hob with extractor hood over. Timber framed leaded effect double glazed window to the rear. Radiator. Telephone point. Tiled splashback. Loft access hatch.
Box Room - 10'0" x 8'8" (3.05m x 2.64m) - Positioned off the main landing.
Bathroom - 10'0" x 6'5" (3.05m x 1.96m) - With a suite comprising panelled bath with electric shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Part tiled walls. Picture rail. Timber framed double glazed window to the rear. Fitted storage cupboard.
Cellars - Accessed via the entrance hall with hallway and comprising:
Chamber 1 - 27'4" x 16'8" (8.33m x 5.08m) - With window to the side. Access to boiler room housing two combination Worcester gas central heating boilers and water cylinder.
Chamber 2 - 9'9" x 8'5" (2.97m x 2.57m) -
Wine Store - 11'4" x 4'9" (3.45m x 1.45m) - Fitted wine store with racking.
Outbuildings - Outbuildings which could have originally been servants quarters, ripe for conversion subject to the relevant permissions being obtained and comprising:
Room 1 - 18'2" x 14'1" (5.54m x 4.29m) - With stable door. Original stone fireplace with adjacent brick built wash block. Wash hand basin. Windows to the side and rear. Light and power.
Room 2 - 14'1" x 12'6" (4.29m x 3.81m) - With stable door. Open fireplace with tiled insert and hearth. Window to the front.
Room 3 - 12'8" x 8'6" (3.86m x 2.59m) - With window to the side.
Garden Store - 12'6" x 6'5" (3.81m x 1.96m) - With external door.
To the front of the property there is a sweeping driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles plus turning circle and with a separate further parking area branching off. The driveway is flanked by extensive lawned gardens which extend to the side and rear. There is gated access to a rear patio seating area also accessed via the entrance hall and rear porch. An ideal seating area enjoying a high degree of privacy.
Services - All main services are connected.
Possession - Vacant possession upon completion.
Council Tax - Band "G"
Tenure - We are informed the property is held on a Freehold basis and subject to a chief rent of £5.00 pa. Full details will be provided by our clients Solicitor.
Note - No appliances, fixtures and fittings have been inspected and purchasers are recommended to obtain their own independent advice.
Map & Street View
Street View is unavailable in this location
Disclaimer - Property reference 25619034. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Ian Macklin, Hale. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.
* This is the maximum possible speed. Broadband speed may be lower at peak times and can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. The information is provided and maintained by comparethemarket.com
Map data ©OpenStreetMap contributors.