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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Booth Lane, Moston, Sandbach


Property Description

Key features

  • Period Residence
  • Dating back to 1870
  • 0.77 acres of Grounds
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Outbuildings

Full description

Dating back to circa 1870 and formerly a farm house The Poplars represents a fine example of a property of its period standing in gardens and grounds approaching one acre. This is only the second time the property has come onto the market in the last 75 years. Internal inspection will reveal substantial well planned accommodation of impressive proportions and in excellent decorative order.

Accompanying this exceptional home are a wealth of impressive features many of which are original and include a Minton tiled floor to the entrance hall, fire places to all three reception rooms, ceiling cornices, french windows to receptions one and two, a bespoke fitted kitchen incorporating an Aga range and a number of integrated appliances, Velux double glazed skylights to the breakfast area, a comprehensive range of built-in storage cupboards to the store room, a spacious cellar, sash windows, original cast iron fireplaces to two of the five bedrooms, built-in wardrobes to bedroom two, built-in office furniture to bedroom five and gas central heating.

Externally the property benefits from a wide variety of outbuildings including a former coach house now converted to two garages and having a loft/games room above, the garage is approached by a courtyard providing ample additional parking space and a driveway and sweep provide access and turning area.

The extensive gardens are laid to sweeping lawn areas with well stocked flower beds, a separate fruit and vegetable section, a number of greenhouses and an Orchard.

To fully appreciate this superb property's appealing rural location, impressive accommodation, extensive gardens and grounds and wide variety of outbuildings inspection is highly recommended.

Sandbach - Sandbach is an historical south Cheshire market town with good road connections to local towns and within approximately one mile of junction 17 of the M6 motorway, in turn providing access onto the national motorway network. Education in the area enjoys a good reputation and the town centre offers excellent shopping facilities, including one of the few Waitrose supermarkets north of Birmingham. On Thursdays there is a thriving market dating back to Elizabethan times. Good recreational and social facilities to suit most needs are also an appealing factor.

Accommodation - Panelled door with glazed upper panel leading to:

Reception Hall - With staircase to first floor, Minton tiled floor, radiator having bespoke radiator cover and marble shelf above, ceiling cornices, smoke alarm, spot light, doors to:

Inner Hall - With Minton tiled floor, door to cellar, walk in cloakroom, two lights, doors to:

W.C. - With hand wash basin having splash back, low level W.C., Minton tiled floor, light and window to side.

Reception One - 30'8" x 14' (9.35m x 4.27m) - (Formally two rooms)
With marble open fire place having cast iron grate and brass canopy, four radiators, ceiling cornices, two pendant lights, French door to rear, bay window to front having sash casings and two windows to side both having sash casings.

Reception Two - 19'11" x 13'11" (6.07m x 4.24m) - (Into bay and into chimney breast recess)
With open fireplace having Oak surround, brass collectable canopy and tiled hearth, three radiators, ceiling cornices, five eyeball ceiling lights, French windows to side and bay window to front having sash casings.

Reception Three - 15' x 13' (4.57m x 3.96m) - (Into chimney breast recess)
With "Hole in the wall" style fireplace having dog grate with living flame gas fire, double panelled radiator, coved ceiling, pendant light, smoke alarm, dual aspect with windows to both sides, door to:

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 21'7" x 15'8" (6.58m x 4.78m) - (Overall)
With comprehensive range of bespoke base wall and tall storage units incorporating one and a half bowl stainless steel inset sink having mixer tap drainer and cupboard below, Siemens oven and grill, Siemens microwave oven, four ring ceramic hob having stainless steel cooker extractor above, integrated fridge, AGA Gas range, Quartz island unit incorporating breakfast bar and having drawers and cupboard below, plumbing for dishwasher, Quartz working surfaces with splash backs, under cupboard lighting, tiled floor, two pendant lights, under floor heating to the breakfast area, Velux double glazed sky light, door with double glazed panels out to the courtyard, double glazed widows to side and rear, door to:

Utility Room - 7'11" x 6'10" (2.41m x 2.08m) - With double bowl stainless steel sink having mixer tap and drainer, range of base and wall units, working surfaces with splash backs, plumbing for automatic washing machine, integrated dishwasher, radiator, tiled floor, Velux double glazed sky light, ceiling light, door with double glazed panels leading covered drying area and washhouse.

Store Room - 11'6" x 10'3" (3.51m x 3.12m) - With comprehensive range of built in storage cupboards to one wall, quarry tiled floor pendant light, original meat hooks and window to rear having sash casing.

Cellar - 13' x 13' (3.96m x 3.96m) - (Plus stair recess)
With gas boiler serving central heating and domestic hot water systems, radiator, tiled floor, original shelving, light and window.

First Floor -

Split Level Landing - With radiator, sky light with stained glass panels, built in airing cupboard containing hot water cylinder, sash window to side doors to:

Bedroom One - 17'6" x 13'11" (5.33m x 4.24m) - (Into chimney breast recess)
With two radiators, vanity wash basin having, fitted mirror, cupboards above and cupboards below, ceiling cornices, pendant light and dual aspect with windows to front and side both having sash casings.

Bedroom Two - 14'3" x 13'11" (4.34m x 4.24m) - (Into chimney breast recess)
With cast iron ornamental fireplace, range of built in wardrobes, dressing table unit having drawers below, radiator, ceiling cornice, pendant light and dual aspect with windows to side and rear both having sash casings.

Bedroom Three - 141" x 13'10" (3.58m x 4.22m) - (Into chimney breast recess)
With radiator, heated towel rail, two wall light points, ceiling cornice and dual aspect with windows to front and side both having sash casings.

Bedroom Four - 13'10" x 10'3" (4.22m x 3.12m) - (Into chimney breast recess)
With ornamental cast iron fireplace, radiator, access to roof space, ceiling cornice, pendant light and window to rear having sash casing.

Bedroom Five - 11'9 x 10'5" (3.58m x 3.18m) - (Plus shelving recess)
With built in desk unit having drawers and cupboard below, range of fitted shelves, radiator, ceiling cornice, pendant light and window to side having sash casing.

Box Room - 6'10" x 5'3" (2.08m x 1.60m) - With light and window to front having sash casing.

Bathroom - With recessed panelled bath having tiled surrounds, "His and Her" wash basins having mixer tap, fitted mirror and cupboards below, bidet, radiator, heated towel rail, two ceiling lights and double glazed window to rear.

Separate W.C. - With low level W.C., wood strip floor, light and window to rear.

Shower Room - With walk in shower having shower unit, light, wall mounted convector heater and window to side having sash casing.

Outside -

Former Coach House - 22'9" x 14'1" (6.93m x 4.29m) - (Overall internal measurement)
Consisting of two garages, with power light and staircase providing access to first floor loft/games room.

Former Dairy - 17'5" 8' (5.31m 2.44m) - With twin Belfast sink, a range of built in cupboards, power light and two windows.

Outside W.C. - With high level W.C. Light and window.

Wash House - With light and widow.

Implement Shed - 22'11" x 10'4" (6.99m x 3.15m) - With power light and windows to side and rear.

Workshop - 18'6" x 13'4" (5.64m x 4.06m) - With original fireplace, double doors, power light and windows to both sides.

Victorian Greenhouse - With raised bed having retaining wall, path and vine.

Front Garden - Laid to lawn section with flower and shrub borders, raised flower beds with retaining walls, a cobbled driveway and sweep provides off road parking space and turning area for several vehicles, gates provide access through toi:

Courtyard - Providing additional parking space and access to both garages, pathways provide dual side access to:

Rear Garden - Laid to sweeping lawned areas with a variety of mature trees and shrubs, flower and shrub sections, paved patio, pergola, barbeque, fruit and vegetable garden, additional greenhouse, outside water points, raised flower borders with stone retaining walls, cobbled pathways.

The rear garden is extensive in size and enjoys a high level of privacy.

As the Sellers agent, we are not Surveyors or Conveyancing experts and as such we cannot and do not comment on the condition of the property or other issues relating to title or other legal issues that may affect this property, unless we have been made aware of such matters. Interested parties should employ their own professionals to make such enquiries before making any transactional decisions. We have not carried out a structural survey and the services, appliances and specific fittings have not been tested. All photographs, measurements, floor plans and distances referred to are given as a guide only and should not be relied upon for the purchase of carpets or any other fixtures or fittings. Lease details, service charges and ground rent (where applicable) and council tax are given as a guide only and should be checked and confirmed by your solicitor prior to exchange of contracts. The copyright of all details, photographs and floorplans remain the possession of bjb.

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02 September 2016


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