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6 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Little Rake Lane, Chorlton-by-Backford, Chester, CH2

Offers Over £1,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Reception hall, drawing room, study
  • Conservatory, dining room/kitchen
  • Cellar, utility room
  • Master suite with his/her dressing rooms
  • 5 bedrooms (4&5 used as dressing rooms)
  • 2 bathrooms (1 en suite)
  • Garaging workshop & utility
  • Wood & coal store, oil tank storage
  • Driveway space for multiple parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A superb Grade II listed house with classic Georgian proportions, splendour and architecture complimented with a recent comprehensive refurbishment to the highest standard.


Chorlton-by-Backford is a sought after residential location approximately two miles north of Chester, and is convenient for daily travel to Liverpool, Manchester, Deeside and North Wales via the M56, M53 and the A55 North Wales trunk road.

Chester is a busy commercial centre and offers a good selection of both private and state schools including King's and Queen's Schools. The city has a wide range of shops and on the recreational front there is sailing and rowing on the river, golf at Curzon Park and horseracing on the Roodee Racecourse.


This beautifully presented classic Georgian accommodation is set over three floors and provides an excellent combination of reception rooms and six bedrooms. Many of the original features have been retained, restored and lovingly updated including all the doors and architraves, staircase, hand rail, skirtings, ceiling covings, sash windows, fireplaces, magnificent oak panelled study, parquet floors, wide oak wooden planks boards, silk carpets, his & hers dressing rooms (bed 4 & 5) hand painted kitchen, Lantern roof conservatory, Farrow & Ball paint to many rooms.

The manicured gardens are laid out in different sections of the home and provide a lovely setting for entertaining and family life, there are private electric gates giving access to the driveway parking and a garage.

The current owners have painstakingly refurbished the Manor to a high standard returning it to its former Georgian glory with many contemporary additions for uber family living and entertaining.

This extensive refurbishment has been carried out with attention to detail, set in a beautiful courtyard setting (privately owned by the property) provides the perfect idyllic escape for country living and entertaining all within reach of Chester city centre of about 2 miles.

Square Footage: 3,694 sq ft

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 June 2016

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