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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Golly, Rossett, Wrexham, Rossett

£1,200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Farmhouse
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Large Kitchen with AGA
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Beautifully Presented
  • Idyllic Rural Location
  • Large Garden
  • 3 Holiday Cottages & Studio
  • Two Driveways & Parking
  • Paddock Approx 6.5 acres & Stables

Full description

* WELL ESTABLISHED & SUCCESSFUL HOLIDAY COTTAGE BUSINESS * LARGE PADDOCK & STABLES. A Georgian detached farmhouse occupying an idyllic rural location on the Cheshire/Wales border. Golly Farm provides a wonderful family home which has been sympathetically restored by the current owners to a very high standard and yet retains a wealth of character features. The owners have also built up a successful 'holiday lettings' business which now incorporates two '5 star' holiday cottages graded by 'Visit Wales' together with a separate studio and an additional cottage. Note: The turnover for last year was £42,500. The accommodation briefly comprises: dining hall with wood burning stove, drawing room with open fireplace, study, cloakroom/WC, large farmhouse style kitchen with double oven AGA and dining/sitting area, conservatory with stone flagged floor and underfloor heating, utility room, landing, bedroom one with en-suite bathroom, bedroom two, bedroom three, bedroom four/dressing room and family bathroom. (...Continued)

(...Continued) The property benefits from many original sash windows and replacement timber framed double glazed windows. Oil fired central heating. To the front of Golly Farm there is lawned garden with pathway enclosed by a mature hedgerow. To the rear there is large lawned garden with a flagged patio, small orchard and a number of mature trees. There is also a large paddock with pond extending to approximately 6.5 acres. To the front there is a gated driveway with parking for 6 cars. There is also a second gated driveway with parking for 8 further cars, a useful range of outbuildings incorporating a workshop, two stables, drying area and outside WC. There is also a magnificent greenhouse dating back to 1904 with two productive grapevines. If you are looking for a period property in a rural yet convenient location and are perhaps seeking an alternative lifestyle, then we would strongly urge you to view.

Location - Golly Farm is situated amidst picturesque countryside close to the villages of Rossett (3 miles) and Higher Kinnerton (3 miles). Rossett is well served by schools, village shops and services with a local store, post office, pharmacy, doctors' surgery and dentist. The village, being close to Wrexham and Chester (both with railway stations), also has two popular hotels: Llyndir Hall Hotel and Rossett Hall Hotel, a converted mid-18th Century house. Local public houses include The Golden Lion and The Alyn, both centrally in Rossett. The village of Kinnerton is located on the Welsh/Cheshire border and provides day to day shopping facilities, pubs, restaurants and a primary school. The Broughton Retail Park with its Tesco superstore, newly opened cinema complex and range of High Street shopping outlets is also within easy reach. Golly Farm is ideally placed within the vicinity of the all girl's Queens School Chester and the co-educational King's School Chester, both of which are renowned for their high standards of excellence of academic achievement.

Road communications are excellent, being close to the A483 Wrexham by-pass which connects to the Chester Southerly by-pass facilitating access to the national motorway network. The Wrexham Industrial Estate, Chester Business Park and Deeside Industrial Park are all within daily commuting distance, as are the larger centres of Liverpool and Manchester which are served by international airports. For those wishing to travel further afield there is also easy access to Llangollen, Snowdonia, Anglesey, the Llyn Peninsula and the Wirral Peninsula.

Approximate Distances - Higher Kinnerton - 3 miles, Rossett - 3 miles, Wrexham - 8 miles, Mold - 9 miles, Chester - 10 miles, Deeside Industrial Park - 12 miles, Chirk - 16 miles, Ruthin - 19 miles, Llangollen - 19 miles, Oswestry - 22 miles, Liverpool - 26 miles, Warrington - 32 miles, Liverpool Airport - 34 miles, Manchester Airport - 43 miles, Betws y Coed - 44 miles, Manchester - 50 miles and Anglesey - 70 miles.
(Source RAC Route Planner - all distances are approximate).

The detailed accommodation comprises:

Dining Hall - 17'5" x 15'2" (5.31m x 4.62m) - Wooden panelled entrance door with window light above, sash window overlooking the front, chimney breast with stone fireplace and hearth housing a 'Stovax' wood burner, burglar alarm control pad, double radiator with thermostat, beamed ceiling and spindled staircase to the first floor. Wooden panelled doors to the Drawing Room and Study.

Study - 15'3" x 9'5" (4.65m x 2.87m) - With three double glazed windows overlooking the front and rear, feature cast-iron open fireplace with wooden surround, beamed ceiling, telephone point and double radiator with thermostat. Latch-lever door to the Cloakroom/WC.

Cloakroom/Wc - 7'9" x 5'1" (2.36m x 1.55m) - Low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, two single glazed windows, double radiator with thermostat, wood block parquet flooring and hanging for cloaks.

Drawing Room - 15'2" x 15' (4.62m x 4.57m) - Sash window overlooking the front, multi-paned window to side, feature stone fireplace and hearth housing a cast-iron open grate, TV aerial point, telephone point, two double radiators with thermostats and decorative coved ceiling.

Farmhouse Style Kitchen - 30'10" x 15'9" (9.40m x 4.80m) - A large 'farmhouse style' kitchen incorporating a fitted kitchen with dining/sitting area.
Fitted with a modern range of cream fronted base and wall level units incorporating drawers, cupboards, two glazed display cabinets and two pull-out basket drawers with oak worktops. Inset one and half bowl ceramic sink unit and drainer with mixer tap and waste disposal unit. Integrated fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Chimney breast with tiled recess and wooden mantel housing a blue oil fired double oven AGA with twin hotplates and back boiler providing domestic hot water for the Kitchen and the Family Bathroom. Oak floorboards with recessed mat well, coved ceiling, recessed ceiling spotlights, immersion heater switch, mains connected heat alarm, television aerial point, telephone point, two double radiators with thermostats, space for dining table and chairs, space for sofas, five double glazed windows and double opening double glazed French doors to the rear garden.

Sitting Area -

Conservatory - 23'11" x 15' (7.29m x 4.57m) - Original ridge opening mechanism and lower opening windows, stone flagged floor with underfloor heating, two wall light points and wall mounted thermostatic heating controls. Doors to outside, Utility Room and Greenhouse.

Utility Room - 11'9" x 10'1" (3.58m x 3.07m) - Fitted with a range of base and wall level cupboards with laminated granite effect worktops. Inset one and half bowl stainless steel sink unit and drainer with mixer tap. Plumbing and space for washing machine and space for tumble dryer. Built-in fridge freezer. Single radiator with thermostat, oak wood strip flooring, recessed ceiling spotlights and fitted linen cupboard with slatted shelving and louvred doors.

Edwardian Greenhouse - 24'5" x 15'3" (7.44m x 4.65m) - With two productive grapevines, peach tree and asparagus. Original ridge opening mechanism and lower opening windows, automatic watering system, stone sink with cold water tap and double power point. Glazed door to outside.

Landing - Coved ceiling and ceiling light point. Doors to the Principal Bedroom and Bedroom Two. Opening to Inner Landing.

Inner Landing - 18' x 4'8" (5.49m x 1.42m) - With two double glazed windows, double radiator with thermostat, coved ceiling, ceiling light point and mains connected smoke alarm. Doors to Bedroom Three, Bedroom Four/Dressing Room and Family Bathroom.

Principal Bedroom - 15' x 13'11" (4.57m x 4.24m) - Original cast-iron fireplace with slate hearth and slate fireplace surround, sash window overlooking the front, double glazed window overlooking the rear garden, ceiling light point, TV aerial point, double radiator with thermostat and built-in over stairs storage cupboard with hanging rail and shelf. Latch lever door with steps leading down to the En-Suite Bathroom.

En-Suite Bathroom - 15' x 9' (4.57m x 2.74m) - Modern white suite comprising: panelled bath with wall mounted Bramham mixer tap, shower attachment and glazed shower screen; low level WC; and pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash-back and fitted glass shelf. Electric shaver point, ceiling light point, decorative cast-iron fireplace and double glazed window overlooking the front.

Bedroom Two - 14'11" x 14'10" (4.55m x 4.52m) - Original cast-iron fireplace with slate hearth and slate fireplace surround, sash window overlooking the front with views over farmland, double glazed window to side, TV aerial point, two double radiators with thermostats, ceiling light point and telephone point.

Bedroom Three - 15'10" x 12'7" (4.83m x 3.84m) - Chimney breast with decorative cast-iron fireplace and exposed brickwork, four double glazed windows enjoying views over the garden and with views over countryside, two double radiators with thermostats, TV aerial point, coved ceiling and ceiling light point. Inter-connecting door to Bedroom Four/Dressing Room.

Bedroom Four/Dressing Room - 10'9" x 9'9" (3.28m x 2.97m) - Coved ceiling with ceiling light point, double radiator with thermostat, double glazed window to side and access to a fully boarded loft space with retractable wooden ladder, three fluorescent strip lights and the hot water cylinder with immersion.

Family Bathroom - 10'8" x 7'5" (3.25m x 2.26m) - Well appointed Heritage style suite comprising: double ended panelled bath with central taps; low level WC; pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash-back; and tiled shower enclosure with Bramham overhead mixer 'power shower', glazed shower screen and glazed door. Recessed ceiling spotlights, coved ceiling, extractor, double radiator with thermostat, double glazed window, electric shaver point and two dual-fuel chrome ladder style towel radiators.

Outside - Golly Farm occupies a picturesque rural location and is set within grounds of approximately 0.82 acres. To the front there is a gravelled driveway with double opening five-bar wooden gates providing off-road parking for several vehicles. There is also a lawned garden with raised flower borders, a capped well and a pathway to the main entrance door. Outside lantern style light to front.

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Boiler Room - 6'3" x 5'1" (1.91m x 1.55m) - Attached to the side of the property there is a boiler room housing the electric meter, a hot and cold water supply and a free-standing Worcester Heatslave 20/25 combination oil fired central heating boiler providing central heating throughout the house and for domestic hot water to the front part of the house.

Rear Garden - To the rear there is a large lawned garden with a flagged patio and a number of mature trees including a magnificent oak tree, and a 'weeping willow' tree. Small orchard with apple and pear trees, raised vegetable beds. The garden enjoys a southerly aspect.

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Second Driveway - A second driveway with five-bar wooden gate provides access to the Stable Block, Holly Cottage, Oak Cottage and The Studio. There is a wash down area with cold water tap and external single power point and parking for 8 cars. There is also gated access to the large Paddock. Exterior lighting.

Paddock - A large paddock extending to approximately 6.5 acres with a small pond, which is enclosed by fencing and hedging.

Stable Block - Incorporating a Workshop, Two Stables, Drying Area and Outside WC.

Stable One - 13'6" x 12'1" (4.11m x 3.68m) - With three fluorescent strip lights, single radiator with thermostat and double power point.

Stable Two - 13'7" x 11'11" (4.14m x 3.63m) - With three fluorescent strip lights, single radiator with thermostat and double power point.

Workshop - 13'7" x 11'3" (4.14m x 3.43m) - With two fluorescent strip lights, four double power points, cold water tap, a Worcester oil fired central heating boiler providing for the radiators in the stable block and the under-floor heating in the Conservatory. Double radiator with thermostat, double glazed window, single door to outside and double opening doors to outside.

Drying Area - With hanging for cloaks, double radiator with thermostat, electric radiator, two recessed ceiling spotlights and recessed mat well. Oak panelled door to Outside WC

Outside Wc - 4'3" x 2'9" (1.30m x 0.84m) - Low level WC, wall mounted wash hand basin with electric water heater and cold water tap, single radiator with thermostat, extractor and ceiling light point.

Holiday Cottages - The barn to the side of Golly Farm has been skillfully converted to create Oak Cottage and Holly Cottage (which have been awarded a '5 Star' grading by 'Visit Wales') and a self-contained studio. Both cottages provide luxurious accommodation and offer far reaching views across fields. The high quality interior finishes are contemporary in style with oak flooring throughout and include; electric hob and fan electric oven and grill, dishwasher, fridge freezer, washer/dryer, microwave, wireless internet access, LCD TV and DVD player. There is also a recently converted detached property known as Golly Cottage.



Oak Cottage -

Living Room/Dining Area - 19'4" x 15'6" (5.89m x 4.72m) - Wooden panelled entrance door, four double glazed windows, feature composite stone fireplace and hearth housing a 'living flame' coal-effect LPG gas fire with brushed stainless steel surround, TV aerial point, two double radiators with thermostats, oak floorboards and feature vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers. Open-plan to Kitchenette and oak panelled cottage style door to Bedroom.

Kitchenette - Fitted with a modern range of base and wall level units incorporating drawers, cupboards, wine rack and a glazed display cabinet with laminated granite effect worktops. Inset one and half bowl ceramic sink unit and drainer with mixer tap. Wall tiling to work surface areas with concealed under-cupboard lighting. Fitted four-ring ceramic electric hob with chimney style extractor above and built-in electric fan assisted oven and grill. Integrated fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. Mains connected heat alarm, double glazed window and oak floorboards.

Bedroom - 12'7" x 11'8" narrowing to 9'6" (3.84m x 3.56m nar - Double glazed window, double glazed French door to outside, feature vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers, double radiator with thermostat and oak floorboards. Door to En-Suite Bathroom.

En-Suite Bathroom - 9'4" x 7'5" (2.84m x 2.26m) - Well appointed suite in white comprising: bath with mixer tap and mirrored side panel; tiled shower enclosure with Mira Excel shower, glazed shower screen and glazed door; low level dual-flush WC; and two wash stands with circular wash hand basins and mixer taps. Part-tiled walls with a decorative stone border tile, two dual-fuel chrome ladder style towel radiators, exposed timbers, recessed ceiling spotlights, electric shaver point, two illuminated wall mirrors, extractor and oak floorboards.

Holly Cottage -

Living Room/Dining Area - 19' x 14'7" (5.79m x 4.45m) - Wooden panelled entrance door, two double glazed windows, composite stone fireplace and hearth housing a 'living flame' coal-effect LPG gas fire with brushed stainless steel framed surround, feature vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers, two double radiators with thermostats, oak floorboards and TV aerial point. Open-plan to Kitchenette and oak wooden panelled cottage style door to Bedroom.

Kitchenette - 8' x 7'2" (2.44m x 2.18m) - Fitted with a modern range of base and wall level units incorporating drawers, cupboards, wine rack and a glazed display cabinet with wine rack with laminated granite effect worktops. Inset one and half bowl ceramic sink unit and drainer with mixer tap. Wall tiling to work surface areas with concealed under-cupboard lighting. Fitted four-ring ceramic electric hob with chimney style extractor above and built-in electric fan assisted oven and grill. Integrated fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Plumbing and space for washing machine. Mains connected heat alarm, exposed timbers, double glazed window and oak floorboards.

Bedroom - 15'1" x 11'4" narrowing to 9'4" (4.60m x 3.45m nar - Double glazed French door to outside and double glazed window, double radiator with thermostat, feature vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers and halogen spotlighting, mains connected smoke alarm, telephone point and oak floorboards. Door to En-Suite Bathroom.

En-Suite Bathroom - 9'4" x 7'3" (2.84m x 2.21m) - Well appointed suite in white comprising: bath with mixer tap and mirrored side panel; tiled shower enclosure with Mira Excel shower, glazed shower screen and glazed door; low level dual-flush WC; and vanity unit with two inset wash hand basins, mixer taps and storage cupboards beneath. Part-tiled walls, two dual-fuel chrome style ladder style towel radiators, Vent Axia extractor, recessed ceiling spotlights, electric shaver point, two fitted wall mirrors, two wall light points and oak floorboards.

The Studio -

Living Room/Bedroom - 19'7" x 16'7" (5.97m x 5.05m) - Wooden panelled entrance door, feature brick-lined chimney breast with quarry tiled hearth and sandstone mantle housing an electric coal-effect cast iron stove, double glazed window, double radiator with thermostat, recessed ceiling spotlights with dimmer switch controls, mains connected smoke alarm, two exposed purlins, wall mounted thermostatic heating controls, television aerial point and telephone point. Oak panelled door to Kitchenette.

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Kitchenette - 10'11" x 8'1" (3.33m x 2.46m) - Fitted with a modern range of base and wall level units incorporating drawers and cupboards with laminated granite effect worktops. Inset one and half bowl stainless steel sink unit and drainer with mixer tap. Wall tiling to work surface areas with concealed under-cupboard lighting. Fitted four-ring ceramic electric hob with chimney style extractor above and built-in electric fan assisted oven and grill. Integrated dishwasher and space for fridge. Recessed ceiling spotlights, mains connected heat alarm, double glazed window, two remote timed immersion circuit switches, Vent Axia extractor and oak wood-strip flooring. Cupboard housing an oil fired central heating boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating to The Studio, Oak Cottage and Holly Cottage. Oak panelled door to Shower Room.

Shower Room - 8'1" x 7'5" (2.46m x 2.26m) - Modern white suite comprising: tiled shower enclosure with Mira Excel shower, glazed shower screen and sliding glazed door; low level dual-flush WC; and pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash-back and fitted glass shelf. Fitted wall mirror, recessed ceiling spotlights, Xpelair extractor, double glazed window, two dual-fuel chrome ladder style towel radiators, oak wood-strip flooring and built-in cupboard housing a Heatrae Sadia Megaflow hot water cylinder.

Golly Cottage -

Living Room - 15'2" x 14'1" (4.62m x 4.29m) - Wooden panel entrance door, stone flagged floor, brick-lined chimney breast with stone hearth and stone lintel housing an electric coal-effect cast-iron stove, double glazed window, vaulted ceiling with two double glazed Velux roof lights and exposed beams, halogen spotlighting, mains connected smoke alarm, two double radiators with thermostats and TV aerial point. Opening with steps to Dining Kitchen.

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Dining Kitchen - 14'1" x 13'5" (4.29m x 4.09m) - Fitted with a modern range of base and wall level units incorporating drawers and cupboards with laminated worktops. Inset single bowl stainless steel sink unit and drainer with mixer tap and splash-back. Fitted four-ring ceramic hob with splash-back, chimney style extractor above and built-in electric fan assisted oven and grill. Space for fridge freezer and plumbing and space for dishwasher. Recessed LED ceiling spotlights, mains connected heat alarm, two exposed beams, three double glazed windows, double radiator with thermostat, telephone point, laminated tiled-effect flooring and space for dining table and chairs. Door to Utility Room.

Utility Area - Fitted double wall cupboard and fitted worktop with plumbing and space for washing machine and space for tumble dryer beneath. Double glazed window, double radiator with thermostat, three recessed LED ceiling spot-lights, extractor, hanging for cloaks and laminated tiled-effect flooring. Built-in cupboard housing a Super Q 50/90 Firebird oil fired central heating boiler, burglar alarm control pad and Heatrae Sadia Megaflow hot water cylinder. Doors to the Bedroom and Bathroom.

Bedroom - 17'5" x 12'3" (5.31m x 3.73m) - Part-vaulted ceiling with recessed LED ceiling spotlights and two exposed beams, two single glazed windows, two double radiators with thermostats, telephone point, television aerial point, oak-wood strip flooring and fitted wall mirrors to the length of one wall.

Bathroom - 6' x 5'11" (1.83m x 1.80m) - Modern white suite comprising: panelled bath with Bristan mixer shower, extendable shower attachment and glazed shower screen; low level dual-flush WC; and pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash-back. Fitted glass shelf, wall mirror, electric shaver point, dual-fuel chrome ladder style towel radiator, extractor, laminated tiled effect flooring and recessed LED ceiling spotlights.

Agent's Notes - * Please note all dimensions and floor plans are approximate and should be used for guidance only.
* Council Tax Band I - Wrexham County Council.
* Tenure - understood to be Freehold. Purchasers should verify this through their solicitor.
* Services - we understand that mains water and electric are connected.
* Further detailed information relating to the income from the Holiday Cottages is available on request.
* There is a pressure fed oil fired central heating boiler for The Studio, Holly Cottage and Oak Cottage. There are separate pressure fed oil fired central heating boilers for Golly Cottage and Golly Farm. All boilers have frostats.
* There is also a 5000 litre oil storage tank.
* The Studio, Holly Cottage and Oak Cottage have a maintained, inter-linked fire alarm system and burglar alarm.
* There is planning permission reserved for a three car garage.
* There is a Klargester septic tank (22 person capacity - 6,100 litre).
* Golly Farm - there is a 13 amp socket circuit and a 5 amp lighting circuit on the ground floor.

Epc Ratings - Golly Farm - F, Oak Cottage - E, Holly Cottage - D, The Studio - E, Golly Cottage - E

Site Plan -

Agent's Note - We have been advised that the domestic/farm buildings are approximately 0.82 acres and the agricultural land is approximately 6.54 acres. There is also a public footpath which crosses the field from approximately north to south.

Directions - From Chester proceed over the Grosvenor Bridge to the Overleigh roundabout and take the second exit onto the Wrexham Road, passing the Chester Business Park on the left. At the roundabout with the A55 Expressway continue straight across onto a stretch of dual carriageway which leads into the A483 Wrexham by-pass. Then take the first exit signposted Rossett and at the top of the slip road turn right towards Burton and Llay (B5102). Then take the second sign to Burton, turning right into Croeshowell Lane. Continue to the end of the lane and at the T junction turn left into Rosemary Lane, signposted Burton Green. After approximately 1/2 mile turn left signposted Llay. Continue a further 400 yards and take the turning right signposted Golly. The property will then be found after some distance on the left hand side.

Viewings - By arrangement with the Agent's Chester Office 01244 404040.

Priority Investor Club - If you are considering purchasing this property as a buy to let investment, our award winning lettings and property management department offer a preferential rate to anyone who purchases a property through Cavendish and lets with Cavendish. For more information contact Lettings Manager, David Adams on 01244 401440/David.adams@cavendishrentals.co.uk

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