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4 bedroom character property for sale

Hefferston Hall,Gorstage,Northwich,CW8

Sold STC £599,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II listed conversion with many original features
  • Flexible family accommodation
  • Convenient location for local amenities
  • Annexe offering potential for office or relative
  • 24ft farmhouse kitchen
  • Large, dual aspect sitting room
  • En suite shower room and Jack 'n' Jill en suite shower room
  • Courtyard garden and clock tower
  • Extensive, private grounds with woodland area
  • Large, open fronted timber shed/workshop

Full description

Number 2 The Stables is a fabulous Grade II listed conversion offering spacious flexible family accommodation with large rooms, high ceilings and a wealth of original features. Apart from the usual ground floor accommodation there is an annexe which could be utilised for an office or relative.

The accommodation comprises on the ground floor: an entrance hall, library, lounge, 24' farmhouse kitchen, utility, bathroom, sitting/garden room, office/study/ playroom and box or storage room. To the first floor there are three spacious bedrooms, one with an en-suite, a Jack and Jill shower room and dressing rooms to the other two bedrooms. The sitting room, office/study and box or storage room would make a great annexe for office accommodation with its own external entrance or for extra bedrooms.

The grounds to the stables are large and extend to all sides of the property. The house can be accessed from the front by the Laurels' with a parking area at the bottom of the front lawn or over the long driveway to the side of the property with a circular turning and further parking at the rear of a raised feature flower bed and a lawn area to the side. There is multiple parking at the rear of the house.

The Stables at Gorstage is situated off the A49 between Cuddington and Weaverham. It is within close proximity to Northwich town centre offering a wide range of shopping and leisure facilities, and also very central to many other towns. Local facilities are available in the nearby villages of Sandiway, Cuddington and Weaverham. The area also offers a number of sought after schools for all age groups. The motorway is accessed just seven miles away at junction 10 of M56 and within easy reach of commercial centres of the North West. Locally at Cuddington station (one mile away) trains run to Manchester or Chester, or Hartford Station (three miles away) trains run to London or Liverpool.

ENTRANCE HALL 9'08" x 14'04" With mahogany front door with side screens. Yellow pine doors to kitchen and sitting room. Ceramic tiled floor. Double radiator. Double glazed window to side elevation. Double doors leading into the large farmhouse kitchen/family room. KITCHEN/FAMILY ROOM 18'02" x 24'10" (5.54m x 7.57m) A large impressive space and with an attractive recently fitted kitchen. Comprising an excellent range of base and drawer units with contrasting beveled work surfaces. Central island feature with further storage. Dual aspect room with three double glazed windows. Ceramic tiled floor. Single radiator and double radiator. Feature chimney breast with exposed brick and timber mantle housing 'Range' style gas cooker plus an electric cooker comprising four ring oven and grill. Plumbing for dishwasher. Space for fridge freezer. Dresser style unit with display shelving above. Featured exposed beams.
UTILITY ROOM 12'05" x 10'11" (3.78m x 3.33m) Ceramic tiled floor. Belfast sink with mixer tap. Plumbing for washing machine. Space for dryer. Space for freezer. Wall mounted 'Worcester' gas fired central heating boiler. Double glazed window overlooking the side garden. Wooden rear door.
BATHROOM 10'08" x 8'03" (3.25m x 2.51m) With low level W.C., Pedestal wash hand basin. Panelled bath. Part tiled walls. Double glazed window. Electric shaver point. Ceramic tiled floor. Double radiator. Extractor fan.
SITTING ROOM 23'03" x 10'07" (7.09m x 3.23m) A dual aspect room with two double glazed windows, French doors leading out to Courtyard area. Exposed pitch pine beam. Single radiator.
OFFICE/STUDY 16'05" x 9'06" (5.0m x 2.90m) With the possibility of an Annexe for relatives. Double glazed window. Door to outside. Single radiator.
STORAGE ROOM/BOX ROOM 6'05" x 9'06" (1.96m x 2.90m)Double glazed window. Single radiator.
LIBRARY/SITTING ROOM 19'0" x 14'10" (5.79m x 4.52m)
Double radiator. Tall picture double glazed windows to two elevations. Stair case leading to bookshelf area. Exposed oak beams. Staircase to First Floor. Under stairs Store Cupboard. Wall light point. Ceramic tiled floor to stair well.
LOUNGE 19'02" x 15'06" (5.84m x 4.72m) Exposed oak beams. Dual aspect with double glazed windows to front and rear. Three double radiators.

LANDING With single radiator. Giving access to three double bedrooms.
BEDROOM 1 13'06" x 11'07" (4.11m x 3.53m) Dual aspect. Two double glazed windows. Double radiator. Deep walk-in wardrobe with hanging rails and access to roof void. Revealed oak beam.
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM 7'07" x 5'03" (2.31m x 1.60m) White suite with chrome fitments comprising low level W.C. Pedestal wash hand basin. Double width fully tiled shower cubicle with thermostatic shower fitment. Shelving. Double radiator. Electric shaver point. Extractor fan.
BEDROOM 2 13'0" x 9'06" (3.96m x 2.90m) Double glazed window overlooking the front garden. Single radiator. Revealed oak beam.
DRESSING ROOM 7'11" x 7'11" Fitted with hanging rails and shelving. Single radiator.
JACK 'N' JILL EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM With white suite with chrome fitments comprising low level W.C. Pedestal wash hand basin. Double width fully tiled shower cubicle with thermostatic fitment. Shelving. Part tiled walls. Electric shaver point. Single radiator.
BEDROOM 3 13'10" x 9'03" (4.22m x 2.82m) Featuring circular double glazed 'port hole' windows overlooking the Courtyard. Double radiator. Built in cupboard. Revealed oak beam.
WALK IN DRESSING AREA 6'03" x 7'09" (1.91m x 2.36m) Fitted with hanging rails and shelving. Double glazed window. Double radiator. Access to Jack 'n' Jill Shower Room.

COURTYARD GARDEN with York stone paved pathways leading to a cobbled walkway under the tunnel of the CLOCK TOWER and out to the front lawn.

Rear Garden:
The grounds are extensive and private, with lawn and an abundance of mature trees and shrubs, and have a natural flow into a delightful and beautiful woodland area with a wonderful ambiance all of its own.

This is a rare wonderful find and a must for a family to enjoy and explore. The rear garden and woodland offers a potential for a number of uses where there is a large open fronted timber SHED/WORKSHOP 48'0" x 13'7" (14.63m x 4.14m)

SERVICES: All main services are connected.

NOTE: We must advise prospective purchasers that the fittings and services have not been tested. Prospective purchasers are advised to obtain their own independent reports.

ASSESSMENTS: Cheshire West and Chester Council.


PRICE: 599,000 Subject to Contract.

TO VIEW: By appointment through the Agent's Northwich office.

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10 July 2012


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