5 bedroom detached house for sale

Castle Hill Road, Alton, Staffordshire

Offers in Excess of £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Much character throughout
  • Many original features in excellent condition
  • Spacious and superbly presented
  • Accommodation over three levels
  • Fabulous position next to Church
  • Two reception rooms plus kitchen
  • Five bedrooms all with en-suite facility
  • Small fore garden and on road parking
  • Highly desirable village

Full description

Stunning five bedroom three storey Grade II listed former school occupying a prominent and highly desirable position in a conservation area within the sought after village of Alton.

General Information -

The Property -

A rare and interesting opportunity to acquire this former School believed to date back to 1845, the property was Alton National School for approximately 50 years before latterly being used as a granary and more recently modernised in the 1990's to its current impressive state. More recently used as a bed and breakfast this versatile home offers characterful accommodation set over three floors with many original features in prime condition. Centrally heated with impressive entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, re-fitted kitchen, utility area and fitted guest cloakroom. First floor landing leads to three bedrooms all with en-suite shower rooms, second floor landing which doubles up as pleasant study/ seating area provides access to two further bedrooms again both with en-suite facility.

Outside the property benefits from a small garden to front and side. This incorporates cobbled pathway/ patio, water feature, raised herbaceous borders containing a selection of plants and shrubs set behind attractive stone wall incorporating wrought iron gates. To the side of the property is a log storage area.

Accommodation -

Entrance Door - Provides access to:

Impressive Hallway - With superb quarry tiled floor covering. Two central heating radiators. Recess storage cupboard. Door to:

Sitting Room - 5.18m x 4.22m (17'0" x 13'10") - With very attractive fireplace incorporating impressive stone surround with matching hearth housing a log burning stove. Two central heating radiators. Picture rail. Windows to front and side elevations creating a very light and spacious room with pleasant open outlook.

Separate Dining Room - 4.32m x 3.15m (14'2" x 10'4") - With feature cast iron fireplace with fitted living flame fire. Central heating radiator. Windows to side and rear elevation towards Church and countryside beyond. Picture rail.

Re-Fitted Breakfast Kitchen - 4.32m x 3.15m (14'2" x 10'4") - With a range of solid oak preparation surfaces having tiled surrounds, inset one and a quarter stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, range of quality fitted base units with cupboard and drawer fronts, complimentary range of wall mounted cupboards including china display cabinets. Inset four plate gas hob with extractor hood over and integrated electric double oven with grill. Integrated fridge/ freezer. Central heating radiator. Tiled floor covering. Window to side. Door to:

Lobby Area - With central heating radiator. Two windows to side. Door to exterior.

Utility Area - With plumbing for automatic washing machine and further appliance space. Door to:

Fitted Guest Cloakroom - With a low flush w.c and wash hand basin. Tiled floor covering.

First Floor Accommodation -

Semi Galleried Landing - With feature balustrade. Central heating radiator. Useful storage cupboard. Door to:

Bedroom 1 - 5.21m x 4.32m (17'1" x 14'2") - With two central heating radiators. A range of built-in wardrobes offering excellent storage. Picture rail. Exposed timber floorboards. Windows to front and side elevations again creating a very light and spacious room. Door to:

En-Suite - With low flush w.c., wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Central heating radiator. Exposed timber floorboards.

Bedroom 2 - 4.27m x 3.28m (14'0" x 10'9") - With central heating radiator. Picture rail. Windows to rear and side elevation. Door to:

En-Suite - With low flush w.c., wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Central heating radiator.

Bedroom 3 - 4.22m x 3.25m (13'10" x 10'8") - With central heating radiator. Built-in wardrobe. Window to side. Door to:

En-Suite - With low flush w.c., wash hand basin, shower cubicle. Central heating radiator. Exposed timber floorboards. Window to side.

Second Floor Accommodation -

Impressive Galleried Landing - With feature exposed beams. Impressive winch used when the property was a granary. Central heating radiators. Feature exposed floorboards. Pleasant seating area. Windows to either side elevations.

Bedroom 4 - With central heating radiator. Feature exposed beams to ceiling. Exposed floorboards. Two skylights. Door to:

En-Suite - With low flush w.c., wash hand basin, shower cubicle. Exposed wooden floorboards.

Bedroom 5 - With exposed wooden floorboards. Window to side. Fitted wardrobes. Door to:

En-Suite - With low flush w.c., wash hand basin and cast iron roll edge bath. Exposed wooden floor boards.

Outside And Gardens -

The property nestles adjacent to the historic Church within the village close to the Castle. Benefits from garden to front and side incorporating cobbled pathway/ seating areas, well stocked borders as well as log store. The property is set back behind attractive stone walling incorporating wrought iron gates. On road parking is available.

Directional Notes -

The approach from Uttoxeter is to proceed north towards Rocester, bear left signposted Denstone, proceed through Denstone and upon entering Alton turn right into Uttoxeter Road, follow the road down the hill and take a sharp right into the High Street turning left into Castle Hill Road where the property is located on the left hand side as denoted by the for sale board.

Viewing -

Strictly by appointment through Scargill Mann & Co - Uttoxeter office (BA Feb 2016).

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25 February 2016

Nearest station

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Scargill Mann & Co, Uttoxeter

7 High Street, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 7HN

01889 748010 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Uttoxeter (5.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Scargill Mann & Co, Uttoxeter

7 High Street, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 7HN

01889 748010 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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