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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Mill House, Mill Meece, Stafford, ST21


Property Description

Key features

  • Epc Grade G
  • Stunning Family Home
  • Bursting With Rustic Charm
  • Well Presented & Lovingly Maintained
  • Numerous Kitchen / Utility Areas
  • Extensive Grounds Approx 1 & 1/2 Acres
  • Absolutely Fantastic Rural Views
  • Extensive Drive And Parking
  • Viewings Essential

Full description

Picture a large Georgian style farmhouse sitting in approx one and a half acres of private land, entered through a lovely five bar wood gate with a sweeping gravel driveway and characterful dry stonewall and that's exactly what we have in store for you. This substantial three-storey family home is brimming with rustic charm and character from the exposed wood ceiling beams, the AGA, the decorative fireplaces dotted throughout, the abundance of multi-functional bedrooms, the extensive country kitchen with cold store pantry and further utility boot room, family wet room with beautiful free-standing bath, master bedroom suite with shower room and separate dressing room and of course ever popular wine cellar to name but a few. The rooms throughout this gorgeous family home are both substantial, well presented and lovingly maintained as there has been much love here over the past decades from generation to generation. Located in the lovely rural village of Mill Meece with stunning far-reaching views over the beautiful Staffordshire countryside, where there is handy access by car to the beautiful town of Eccleshall with all its facilities and amenities and also the train station in Stafford; where you can be in London in 1 hr 15 minutes or even the M6 motorway for commuting. The location is ideal. This truly is a home to be enjoyed and loved not merely lived in and absolutely must be viewed to fully appreciate just how stunning it really is so call us today to arrange yours. EPC Grade G.


Leaving Eccleshall on the Newcastle road, continue through Slindon and into Mill Meece, once over the railway bridge the property is set back on the right hand side and the access drive is on the right illustrated by the Reeds Rains for sale board.

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall 9' 11" (max) x 4' 6" (3.02m (max) x 1.37m )

Entering through a solid wood secure front door gives a rather grand yet homely welcome, there is an attractive and decorative tiled floor which leads on to carpet thereafter. Access to the lounge on one side and the dining room to the other, Stairs to the first floor accommodation.

Lounge 17' 11" x 17' 10" (max) (5.46m x 5.44m (max) )

Fabulous reception room with lovely rustic features such as ceiling beams and inset open fire with decorative surround and slate hearth. There are deep set alcoves to either side which are perfect for book cases or ornaments. The large front facing window fills the room with natural daylight and is complimented by a combination of ceiling and wall mounted lighting. Two further doors lead out to the rear hallways.

Inter Connecting Hallway

Small cloaks style area between the lounge and dining room with coat hanging rail and light.

Dining Room 17' 11" x 16' 10" (5.46m x 5.13m )

This fabulous size dining room is elegant and charming - just perfect for entertaining, bright and airy from the dual aspect windows, again combination of ceiling and wall mounted lighting. Another beautiful fireplace and ceiling beams. Doors to both front and inner halls.

Inner Hall

With access to the second staircase, doors leading to the cellar, lounge and breakfast kitchen. Ceiling light.

Breakfast Kitchen 17' 9" x 13' 10" (5.41m x 4.22m )

What a fantastic size, charming and characterful country kitchen complete with wood ceiling beams and gorgeous Aga. Wood fronted base units with Granite work surface over and inset one and a half bowl sink and draining board. The vast rear facing window allows natural daylight to flood in and is further complimented by the two fluorescent strip lights and ceiling light. Wood stable door to the rear hallway and door to ......

Utility / Cold Store 15' 0" (max) x 11' 1" (max) (4.57m (max) x 3.38m (max) )

An absolute dream addition to all you Chefs and Bakers out there - a wonderful size utility/cold store that is actually big enough to be a second kitchen as has space for a Range master style cooker. There are shelves and base units with matching granite style work surfaces to the kitchen which go perfectly with the Quarry tiled floor. There is a large side facing window and also a secure door to the gardens beyond.... ideal for picking those apples ready to bake.

Rear Hall 16' 1" x 5' 4" (4.9m x 1.63m )

Handy rear hall where the oil fired central heating boiler is housed, there is a rear facing window and wall light.

Cloakroom / WC 5' 10" x 4' 9" (1.78m x 1.45m )

Two piece suite comprising of vanity unit wash hand basin and low level flush WC. Side facing obscure glass window and wall light.

Sun Room / Conservatory 18' 1" x 6' 10" (5.51m x 2.08m )

Full of rustic charm this sun room has exposed brick to one wall which has been painted white and full windows to the front with sliding doors out to the patio area. Perfect place to enjoy reading with a cup of tea or better still a glass of wine or two. Wall mounted lighting.

Utility / Boot Room 18' 1" x 6' 4" (5.51m x 1.93m )

And just in case you needed a further utility room or third kitchen as the current owners affectionately call it - here it is; with base and eye level units with Granite effect work surface over and inset stainless steel sink and draining board. Front and side facing windows and secure side door out to the garden, making it an ideal boot room to enter through on those drizzly winter months.

First Floor


Mid point for the stairs from the ground floor which continue to the second floor, this landing area is open and bright. Ceiling light.

Master Bedroom 14' 8" x 14' 2" (4.47m x 4.32m )

Good size double bedroom with large front facing window and exposed wood beams. Ceiling light, door to the en-suite wet room and opening to......

Dressing Room 7' 8" x 5' 6" (2.34m x 1.68m )

Again with front facing window and full wall wardrobes with further built-in cupboard. Ceiling light.

En-Suite Wet Room 9' 9" x 3' 9" (2.97m x 1.14m )

Modern in finish this wet room has a lovely suite consisting of vanity unit wash hand basin and WC with fitted cupboard. Double walk-in shower area with fully tiled walls. Side facing obscure glass window, wall mounted heated towel rail and ceiling light.

Bedroom 18' 5" x 16' 11" (5.61m x 5.16m )

What a fantastic size double bedroom, beautifully bright and airy from the dual aspect windows which give stunning views of the countryside around. Wall mounted lighting.

Bedroom 13' 3" x 11' 11" (4.04m x 3.63m )

Another of the great size double rooms - this time with side facing window and also benefits from a built-in vanity unit with tiled splash backs and wash hand basin with mixer tap and cupboard below. Ceiling light.

Family Bathroom 10' 3" x 9' 1" (max) (3.12m x 2.77m (max) )

Renovated to a lovely standard, this spacious bathroom offers all aspects from the beautiful free-standing bath to the fabulous wet room flooring and large shower area. Finished with wall mounted wash hand basin, side facing window and door to the large walk-in airing cupboard which also houses the controls for the heating system.

Separate WC 5' 9" x 5' 9" (1.75m x 1.75m )

With low level flush WC, wall mounted wash hand basin, side facing window.

Second Floor


Front facing window, ceiling light.

Bedroom 18' 6" x 14' 9" (5.64m x 4.5m )

Extensive double room which was previously used as a wonderful nursery with large front facing window and attractive feature fireplace with open fire and brick surround. There is a handy large storage area with lighting and hanging rail.

Bedroom 13' 1" x 10' 7" (3.99m x 3.23m )

Great size double room with front facing window and ceiling light.

Bedroom 16' 11" x 7' 6" (5.16m x 2.29m )

Great size double room even as the so-called smallest bedroom in this wonderful home. Side facing window and two ceiling lights. This would be an ideal study/office as utilised by the current owners.

Bedroom 23' 0" (max) x 18' 3" (max) (7.01m (max) x 5.56m (max) )

The largest and most versatile of all the bedrooms with beautiful exposed wood ceiling beams and lovely fireplace, being such a huge room this would easily make for a lovely top floor living room or music room which could facilitate the top floor being a separate living area. Bright and airy from the dual aspect windows and further ceiling light. There is another set of stairs leading back down to the first floor from here.

Cellar 16' 2" x 5' 11" (4.93m x 1.8m )

The perfect Wine Cellar with stone steps and plenty of room for keeping those lovely supplies. Lighting.


With such a vast and extensive plot of just under 1 and 1/2 acres, there really is something here for everyone: plenty of lawns for children and pets to play on that wrap around two sides of the extensive property, various fruit and nut trees for the home cooking, patio areas for the outdoor dining and entertaining, an abundance of parking and all contained within lovely secure fences and walls. There is a field shelter, shed and summer house to finish the gardens off nicely and a further five bar wooden gate to the rear for an alternative access - ideal for a pony etc.

External Storage Room 15' 9" x 3' 7" (4.8m x 1.09m )

With stone steps leading up to the entrance, this good size storage area also has lighting.


We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.


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26 October 2016


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