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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Berwick Road West, Wirral, Wirral

Sold STC £695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Large, Detached Residence
  • Extremely Private Setting
  • Set In Approx. 1/2 Acre
  • 3/4 Reception Rooms
  • 5/6 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms
  • Number Of Features
  • Swimming Pool, Carport
  • Viewing Essential

Full description

An exceptional property for an exceptional lifestyle. This elegant period home of distinction with private gardens of approx. 1/2 acre boasts a number of character features throughout. The wealth of accommodation comprises porch, stunning reception hall, lounge with bar, dining room, inner hallway, dining kitchen, sun room, study, utility room with w/c & a separate cloak room with turning stairs to the magnificent landing hosting the master bedroom with its own open plan bathroom suite, 3 further bedrooms, walk in wardrobe, bathroom and an additional w/c with 2 more bedrooms, bathroom & office to the top floor. Set within an exclusive gated community of only 2 other high-calibre properties, internal viewing is essential.

Video Tour - Please use the links below for a video tour - with and without audio.

Introduction - Farre House is exceptional with its sweeping tree lined driveway. The beautiful hallway with stunning pitch Pine turning stair case enjoys a triple window midway encased within a pine frame with leaded widows above. The quality continues throughout with features including turret style bay windows, open fires, an Aga oven, swimming pool set within landscaped gardens and if that wasn't enough there is an Oak bar in the lounge for those evening gatherings!
No expense has been spared with the landscaping of the gardens which incorporates a large paved patio with swimming pool, ideal for relaxing or for those garden parties and guests will be well catered for with not just the stunning bedrooms but also with the adequate parking and the particularly attractive car port set within the courtyard.
Farre House really is an opportunity not to be missed and we think that once you have seen for yourself, you will agree.

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Front Aspect - The tree-lined sweeping driveway culminates into this attractive and private courtyard featuring an open fronted car port constructed from timber and having a pitched and tiled roof with ample off road parking and storage space behind. A variety of trees including coniferous trees helps make this a considerably private front aspect which is complimented with planted boarders and a timber fence incorporating gate which leads to a flagged patio area. A pair of timber doors with quarry tiled frontage leads to the porch.

Ground Floor -

Porch - 2.40m(7'10'') x 2.40m(7'10'') - Featuring the original ceiling with cornice, with two feature sash front facing windows with leaded window above, wall light, single panelled radiator and a quarry tiled floor with bordered pattern. Also featuring a frosted window with pine panelling under and part glazed timber door to hallway.

Hall - 10.20m(33'6'') max x 3.87m(12'8'') max - Creating an instant impression, this elegant entrance hall features a beautiful Oak turning staircase with three windows enclosed by pine frame to mid stairs with solid Oak floor having inlaid border and featuring an open fire set in a brick and mahogany surround with quarry tiled hearth and a mahogany mantle.
Also featuring a coved ceiling with cornice decorative strip, a part glazed door with window pane to both sides and to patio, chandelier style light, four wall lights and two double panelled radiators. and a single panelled radiator. Attractive mahogany timber doors lead to lounge, dining room, inner hallway and cloakroom.

Lounge - 10.83m(35'6'') x 4.78m(15'8'') - Featuring an attractive five-way turret style window and further sash window to the rear aspect enjoying views of the landscaped garden and poolside with a further three sash windows to the left hand side leading to an entertaining area where there is a welcoming Oak constructed bar. The room also features an open fire set in a marble and timber surround with marble hearth and a timber mantle.
Coving to ceiling with five-way light with one further ceiling light, four brass wall lights, two two-way candle light holders, two double panelled radiators and two single panelled radiators with thermostatic radiator valves and a beautiful Oak floor with perimeter and midway borders.

Dining Room - 4.24m(13'11'') x 6.24m(20'6'') - With glazed French doors & windows over to and leading out onto the verada and poolside patio, two further sash windows. Feature open fire set in a marble and timber surround with marble hearth, timber mantle and brass perimeter surround. Coved ceiling with two-way brass pendant style light over a half sized snooker / dining room table, dado rail, further sash window to the side aspect, double panelled radiator with thermostatic radiator valve and fitted carpet. With door leading to kitchen.

Dining Kitchen - 6.38m(20'11'') max x 3.06m(10'0'') - There is a chandelier style light and side patio facing window with blind to the breakfast area and where an attractive timber door leads into the dining room and a further three-way spot light to the kitchen area where there are two sash windows facing the enclosed patio area. With single panelled radiator with thermostatic radiator valve and ceramic tiled floor. A door leads into the sunroom.

Kitchen Area - Featuring an 'Aga' oven set in a brick chimney breast with timber beam over and having a matching range of base and eye level hand painted Shaker style units including glazed display and corner units with granite work surface over incorporating twin bowl Belfast style sink with etched drainer, chrome mixer tap, waste disposal unit and an attractive tiled surround.
With integrated fridge and dishwasher, inset bordered pattern containing the island with matching granite work surface and wine rack with drawers and cupboard beneath. Timber panelling to ceiling with cast iron suspended ceiling rack.

Dining Area -

Sun Room - 4.68m(15'4'') x 8.13m(26'8'') - Enjoying views over the landscaped gardens and poolside with two sets of sliding patio doors, four wall lights, access to part boarded loft and an Oak effect laminate floor. Three single panelled radiators and timber door with window above to front courtyard with further doors leading to the study and utility room / wc.

Study - 2.69m(8'10'') x 3.14m(10'4'') - Featuring decorative timber panelled walls to half height and decorative timber tiled effect ceiling having suspended three-way brass and tinted glass light, a side facing window, single panelled radiator with thermostatic radiator valve and fitted carpet.

Utility Room & W/C - 2.69m(8'10'') x 3.54m(11'7'') - Featuring travertine tiled walls and floor with two frosted sash windows to front courtyard and a two piece suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap and mirror and low level w/c. Three-way ceiling light, heated towel rail with thermostatic valve and space for automatic washing machine.

Inner Hallway - 3.64m(11'11'') x 1.82m(6'0'') - Having a built in pine cabinet comprising double and single doors to shelving and ample drawers below. Textured ceiling with light, door to boiler room housing floor mounted gas fired boiler with light and exposed timber flooring. The lobby has been finished with ceramic tiled flooring with inset bordered pattern to match that of the dining kitchen room to where this room leads.

Cloakroom & W/C - 2.06m(6'9'') x 1.81m(5'11'') - Leading from the hallway and enjoying a continuation of the Oak floor and partly carpeted to the understairs recess, with timber panelled wall, wash basin set on vanity unit with chrome mixer tap and mirror, front facing sash window to front patio area, louvered door to storage, single panelled radiator and timber door to WC.
With front facing sash window and low level WC, three-way ceiling light, single panelled radiator with thermostatic radiator valve and fitted carpet.

First Floor -

First Floor Landing - 5.92m(19'5'') x 8.96m(29'5'') - A bright, spacious and individual L shaped landing featuring coved ceiling with chandelier style light, further ceiling light and decorative border with frosted window to side aspect and enjoying pleasing views from the three leaded windows contained in the attractive pine frame to mid stairs.
Original timber doors lead to all rooms and a timber turning staircase leads up to the second floor accommodation with timber door leading to storage under. There is an additional storage cupboard having linen shelves and fitted carpet. With single panelled radiator with thermostatic radiator valve and fitted carpet.

Master Bedroom - 5.95m(19'6'') x 4.78m(15'8'') - A beautiful master bedroom enjoying an open plan three piece suite comprising claw foot roll top bath with separate chrome taps and suspended veil, glass and tiled shower cubicle with double panelled doors having chrome thermostatic integrated shower and a pedestal wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap and complimented with chrome heated towel rail and matching fittings with mirror and two-way wall lights to both sides.

Also featuring a coved ceiling and recessed turret area with triple sash windows and one further sash window with views over the rear garden and pool. Two further sash windows to the side aspect. With two ceiling lights, two two-way wall lights and two further wall lights to bedroom area, double panelled and single panelled radiators with thermostatic radiator valves and fitted carpet.

Master Bathing Area -

Bedroom Two - 4.50m(14'9'') x 3.61m(11'10'') - Also featuring a five way turret style recess with sash windows with blinds enjoying views to the front courtyard area and with further side facing sash window, coved ceiling with chandelier style light. Single panelled radiator with thermostatic radiator valve and fitted carpet.

Bedroom Three - 4.24m(13'11'') x 4.16m(13'8'') - With views over the landscaped garden and pool to the countryside beyond with coved ceiling, three wall lights, a single panelled radiator with thermostatic radiator valve and fitted carpet.

Bedroom Four - 4.24m(13'11'') x 4.53m(14'10'') - With views over the landscaped garden and pool to the countryside beyond and featuring a coved ceiling with five-way chandelier style light, single panelled radiator with thermostatic radiator valve and fitted carpet.

Bathroom - 3.85m(12'8'') x 3.26m(10'8'') - Enjoying a beautiful four piece suite comprising claw foot roll top steel bath with chrome mixer tap, a glazed door to tiled shower enclosure with chrome mixer shower over and further hand attachment, a pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash backs and a high level flush WC
Also featuring a coved and papered ceiling with three-way LED lights with two frosted front facing sash windows, double timber doors to an attractive integrated unit concealing the hot water tank and with part glazed timber doors over to linen shelves. Also complimented with traditional vintage towel rail radiator, further single panelled radiator with thermostatic radiator valve, dado rail, two single and a three-way wall light and an exposed maple floor.

Walk In Wardrobe - 3.85m(12'8'') x 1.62m(5'4'') - Having exposed hanging rails with shelving and drawers, light, front facing window and fitted carpet.

Cloakroom - With low level WC, ceiling light, frosted window and fitted carpet.

Second Floor -

Self Contained Apartment -

Landing - 4.86m(15'11'') x 1.78m(5'10'') - Having a pitched roof with ceiling light, smoke detector and attractive timber doors to all rooms and to eaves storage, low level timber cupboard and fitted carpet.

Sitting Room - 4.24m(13'11'') x 6.49m(21'4'') - Featuring the original cast iron open fire set in a cast iron surround and enjoying a vaulted ceiling with two windows to the rear aspect providing elevated views over the landscaped rear garden, pool and countryside beyond with door to storage in-between with light. Low level doors lead to additional storage to each end of the room and there are two ceiling lights, two wall lights and fitted carpet.

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Dining Area - 2.54m(8'4'') x 1.75m(5'9'') - Having a vaulted ceiling with skylight window, door to water tanks, single panelled radiator and fitted carpet.

Bedroom 5 - 4.07m(13'4'') x 3.76m(12'4'') - With front facing window with panelling above and below, ceiling and wall lights, single panelled radiator with thermostatic radiator valve and fitted carpet.

Bathroom - 3.85m(12'8'') x 2.70m(8'10'') - White three piece high gloss suite comprising deep panelled bath with separate chrome taps, a wash basin set on a vanity unit with chrome mixer tap and low level WC in a stylish matching high gloss unit with hidden cistern.

Featuring vaulted ceiling with exposed beams/trusses ?? Door to airing cupboard housing hot water tank and linen shelving, full height tiling to one wall with mirror, light, single panelled radiator with thermostatic radiator valve and fitted carpet.

Store Room - 0.84m(2'9'') x 2.67m(8'9'') -

Rear Aspect - To the immediate rear of the property is an attractive Veranda with exposed timber posts and a tiled roof with a York stone paved patio area extending beyond containing a heated swimming pool with cover and filtration system.
With lawn to both sides of the patio containing borders with an excellent variety of mature plants and shrubs with inset borders to the patio area, each containing a small tree and shrubs while matching curved steps lead down to a shingle and stepping stone path leading around the side aspect and past the small woodland area complimented with sandstone, coniferous trees and lawn that separates the driveway.

. - To the right hand side is an ornamental fish pond with pumps with shingle and stepping stone pathway to one side and a rockery with an excellent variety of colour to the other.
The far end of the garden is a combination of lawn, rockery, and an excellent variety of mature and colourful plants, trees and shrubs with boundaries defined by a combination of attractive timber fencing and coniferous trees.
To the other side aspect of the garden is a secluded area which is currently being used for compost store and has plenty of space for a vegetable growing patch or for storage shed. A path leads further down and into the far end of the garden, past a flagged sitting area, past a planting area retained in a sandstone wall and leading to the furthest end of the garden.

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Pool - 10.66m(35'0'') x 5.22m(17'2'') - A fully mosaic tiled pool with roll back cover and twin chrome step ladders. There is an external unit housing a floor mounted gas fired boiler providing the heating and filtration system for the swimming pool.

Floor Plan: Ground - This plan is included as a service to our customers and is intended as a GUIDE TO LAYOUT only. Dimensions are approximate.

Floor Plan: First - This plan is included as a service to our customers and is intended as a GUIDE TO LAYOUT only. Dimensions are approximate.

Floor Plan: Second - This plan is included as a service to our customers and is intended as a GUIDE TO LAYOUT only. Dimensions are approximate.

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