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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Lower Horsebridge

Sold STC £695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade ii Listed House
  • 1.5 Acres
  • Annexe/Therapy Suite
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Cellar
  • Multiple Garaging

Full description

With 1.5 acre garden and paddock, this handsome Grade II listed detached period house is situated on the outskirts of Lower Horsebridge and has four generous bedrooms, two bathrooms, three reception rooms plus a kitchen/breakfast room, cellar, a self-contained annexe/therapy suite and multiple garaging. Being sold chain free with early vacant possession available if required.

Understood to date from the mid 1600s, this handsome detached Grade II listed residence has been lovingly refurbished over time by the present owners to today provide a most comfortable and versatile family home, presented in a fine decorative order throughout, with a superb self-contained annexe/therapy suite and grounds extending to 1.5 acres.

A welcoming reception hall boasts an attractive old tiled floor and pine panelling to the staircase. There are two bright reception rooms to the front, both with bay windows, one with a marble fireplace and fitted bookshelves. An inner hall features an ancient and worn old brick floor with a door and staircase leading down to a cellar with natural light. The rear hall has flagstone floor, a cloakroom and attractive arched semi-glazed door to the rear garden. A triple aspect main sitting room features a flagstone floor and a wood burning stove set into an old fireplace. The flagstones continue into the kitchen/dining room which is fitted in a classic farmhouse style with pine fronted cabinets, butlers sink, Range cooker, integrated fridge, freezer and dishwasher and attractive Mexican wall tiles. On the first floor are four double bedrooms; the master has two attractive Gothic style arched windows and a trefoil side window, numerous fitted wardrobes and an old fireplace. An adjoining shower room has travertine tiled floor and large shower enclosure. The family bathroom also features travertine tiling.

Approached either from the kitchen, or by its own front door, the self-contained annexe/therapy suite provides a kitchen/dining room with flagstone floor and vaulted ceiling, sitting room with wooden floor, French doors to the garden and a vaulted ceiling and a double bedroom having terracotta tiled floor and attractive arched windows. A wet room completes the annexe accommodation.

Outside the house is screened from the road by an old brick wall with a gravel drive leading past a double garage, front door and on to a parking area with further garage. The double garage has twin up and over doors (one automated) and an internal staircase up to a useful studio/workshop. Immediately adjoining the back of the house is a wall enclosed courtyard with a covered veranda, old well head, old brick paths and central focal point of a twisted hazelnut tree. The remainder of the gardens are laid to rough lawns with wide selection of fruit and deciduous trees including an ancient oak tree. In all 1.5 acres.

Entrance Hall -

Cellar - 3.3 x 3.3 (10'9" x 10'9") -

Drawing Room - 5.54 x 3.34 (18'2" x 10'11") -

Sitting Room - 3.61 x 2.6 (11'10" x 8'6") -

Study - 3.63 x 3.6 (11'10" x 11'9") -

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 5.44 x 3.11 (17'10" x 10'2") -

Master Bedroom - 5.26 x 3.83 (17'3" x 12'6") -

Bathroom 1 -

Bedroom 2 - 3.8 x 3.79 (12'5" x 12'5") -

Bedroom 3 - 3.77 x 3.74 (12'4" x 12'3") -

Bedroom 4 - 3.36 x 3.15 (11'0" x 10'4") -

Bathroom 2 -

Annexe/Therapy Suite: -

Sitting Room/Studio - 5.12 x 12.1 (16'9" x 39'8") -

Kitchen - 3.7 x 3.39 (12'1" x 11'1") -

Bedroom - 3.7 x 3.7 (12'1" x 12'1") -

Shower Room -

Double Garage With Loft Room - 5.7 x 5.39 (18'8" x 17'8") -

Single Garage -

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 January 2017


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