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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Brookhouse Lane, Minshull Vernon, Middlewich, Cheshire

Guide Price £895,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Reception hallway
  • Drawing room | Dining room
  • Garden room | Study | Cloakroom with wc
  • Kitchen/breakfast | Pantry/utility | Cellar
  • 5 bedrooms | Dressing room | 4 bath/shower rooms (2 en suite)
  • Keepers Cottage -1 bedroom self-contained annexe
  • Outbuildings
  • About 6.3 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Woodside Farm is a fine Grade II listed country house with delightful south-facing gardens and has the benefit of a spacious adjoining one bedroom annexe, outbuildings, woodland with stream and about 6 acres of pasture land. The well-proportioned and beautifully presented accommodation is laid over three floors and retains many period features including panelled window shutters, panel doors and open fireplaces.

The ground floor accommodation is positioned off the entrance hallway and includes an appealing drawing room, a focal point being the fireplace inset with a wood-burning stove. A door from here leads to the charming garden room which has double doors opening to a sunny terrace with pergola adorned with a fruitful grape vine, making this a wonderful peaceful retreat and perfect outdoor dining area. On the opposite side of the hall is the dining room with exposed floorboards, ornate ceiling and open fireplace, a study with wc off and a panty/utility room. Access down to the cellar is off the hall. The kitchen breakfast is well-fitted and gives access to the rear porch which in turn offers access into the garden room. Stairs from the hall rise to the first floor galleried landing where there is an excellent bedroom suite with dressing room having fitted wardrobes and en suite bathroom. There are two further bedrooms, both with fitted wardrobes, one en suite and a separate shower room serving bedroom three. The second floor provides two generous bedrooms, one with walk-in wardrobe, feature fireplaces and a shower room.

The adjoining Keepers Cottage provides useful dependant relative/office accommodation and comprises, entrance hall, cloakroom with wc, fitted kitchen, sitting/dining room with feature electric fireplace and sliding doors opening onto a sunny terrace, a double bedroom and a large en suite shower room.

Minshull Vernon is a hamlet which lies to the
south west of Middlewich. Nearby villages include
Church Minshull, Warmingham and Wimboldsley.
There is a good choice of educational facilities
within 3 miles, with a wider range in Nantwich and

The property enjoys a pleasant rural setting with
the convenience of easy access to the historic
town of Nantwich, which offers an extensive
range of local amenities with a number of
unique boutiques, high street chains, cafes
and restaurants.

There are good communications with the M6
Motorway, and Crewe Station which has a
direct line service to London Euston within
1hr 35 minutes.

The property is accessed through a remote controlled gate. A gravelled driveway leads to the rear of the property and to a spacious parking and turning area. The gardens are laid out to lawns with well-stocked borders, a productive orchard and a vegetable garden. In the spring there is a profusion of snowdrops in both the garden and woodland. There is also a potting shed, greenhouse and open-fronted timber garage. From the garden there is a gate near to the loose boxes leading to three good size paddocks suitable for the installation of a manège, and additional stabling if required for equestrian interest. The house is only four miles from Southview Equestrian Centre. From the orchard, a gate leads to steps down into a bluebell wood and woodland walk. In addition to workshops, the outbuildings are suitable for many purposes such as large social functions, the upper floor is set up as a snooker room at present. Permission could be sought to convert the lower floor to garaging.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 October 2015

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