6 bedroom detached house for saleThe Manor House, The Village, Prestbury
Guide Price £2,950,000
- QUEEN ANNE STYLE RESIDENCE
- UP TO 8 BEDROOMS 6 RECEPTIONS
- STUNNING LANDSCAPED GROUNDS
- APPROX. 1.5 ACRES
- SPECTACULAR ORANGERY
- PEACEFUL IDYLLIC SETTING
- MAGNIFICENT PROPORTIONS
- EXCLUSIVE CENTRAL POSITION
- OF HISTORICAL SIGNIFICANCE
Full descriptionA remarkable detached home of the Queen Anne period set in the very heart of the village nestled within stunning landscaped gardens and wooded grounds of approx. 1.5 acres.
Occupying a superb central position in the very heart of Prestbury Village, this grand residence offers quintessential British character, steeped in history with a spectacular backdrop of private landscaped gardens extending to just over 1.5 acres. The Manor House is thought to stand on the site of the cells of the Monks of St. Werburgh. Extensively rebuilt in 1708 around the structure of a much earlier building (according to a terrier inscribed 1696) the home boasts grandly proportioned accommodation over 3 floors with immense charm, character and quality throughout. It is rare indeed that an opportunity to acquire a property of such idiosyncratic quality and position occurs.
The grounds & accommodation make a wonderful family home close to schools, transport links and village amenities.
Whilst a thorough personal inspection is the only way to truly appreciate this unparalleled home, in further detail the property comprises;
Reception Hall with intricately carved ceiling cornice & panelled walls.
Drawing Room with feature antique chimney piece with doors leading either side into the Orangery. An addition by the present owners the Orangery is a stunning timber framed room with vaulted ceiling & glazing to all sides affording views over the gardens. Dining Room with original solid oak flooring. Fitted Dining Kitchen. Morning Room with deep bay window. Cloakroom/WC. Library with views over the garden.
LOWER GROUND FLOOR
Games Room of excellent size. Workshop & Coldstore. Wine Cellar. Laundry room. In addition to the functional areas the lower ground floor affords the opportunity of a self contained flat for a dependant relative or au-pair suite. Private entrance from the garden; Entrance Hall, WC, Sitting Room, Study, Bedroom & kitchen.
On the first floor there are five double bedrooms of superb proportions. Two large fitted bathrooms service the sleeping accommodation as well as a capacious loft area with further potential
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