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5 bedroom farm house for sale

Hollin Green Farm


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Tenure: Freehold

LOT 1 - FARMHOUSE Constructed of a mellow brick under a clay tiled roof the house is of an appealing design with traditional Cheshire windows.


OPEN PORCH Of brick under a tiled roof. Tiled floor. Panelled door with glazed sections leading to:- 

PRINCIPAL HALLWAY 'L' shaped with Inner Main Hallway. Double radiator. Exposed beam. Staircase off. 

SITTING ROOM 13' 5" x 15' 11" (4.09m x 4.85m) 4.09m(13'5") x 4.85m(15'11") Brickette Fireplace. Two radiators. Exposed beams to ceiling.  

DINING ROOM 12' 1" x 12' 2" (3.68m x 3.71m) With brick feature fireplace with tiled hearth. Cupboards to right and left hand recess. Carved wooden mantel over. Double radiator. Exposed beams to ceiling. Part half timbered inner wall to hall and staircase. Doorway with step leading to sitting room. 

FURTHER SITTING ROOM 15' 3" x 15' 6" (4.65m x 4.72m) Two double radiators. Exposed carved beams to ceiling. French casement doors to garden. Excellent open views over open countryside and farmland. 


CENTRAL PRINCIPAL HALLWAY 11' 5" x 7' 7" (3.48m x 2.31m) With glazed door to exterior and outer rear paved brick yard area. Exposed beams to ceiling. Double radiator. Central beam with oak upright supports. Further inner hallway section. 

CLOAKROOM OFF With exposed beams to ceiling. Pedestal wash hand basin. Low level WC. Glazed corner shower unit fully tiled. Double radiator. Victorian style sanitary ware. 

MAIN LIVING ROOM 21' 10" x 14' 11" (6.65m x 4.55m) Brick feature fireplace with slate hearth. 'Arched alcove' to right hand recess of fireplace with slate shelf. Cupboards to left hand recess of fireplace. Massive oak beams and exposed beams to ceiling. French casement doorway to exterior with glazed side light. Two double radiators. 

KITCHEN 14' 9" x 12' 6" (4.5m x 3.81m) Ceramic tiled floor. Exposed beams to ceiling. Double radiator. Extensive fitted units including equivalent of sixteen base units incorporating double oven, fridge and freezer and ceramic hob. Twelve wall units with glazed section and incorporating extractor hood. Corner shelving. Further double glazed wall cupboard with end shelving. Extensive tiled areas. 

UTILITY 15' 0" x 9' 2" (4.57m x 2.79m) Ceramic tiled floor. Glazed doorway to exterior. Plumbing and waste for washing machine. Oil fired central heating boiler. (Drier and washer excluded). Rear staircase off. Double radiator. Wall shelf. Open stairs off to:- 

STORE ROOM OVER 22' 7" x 14' 10" (6.88m x 4.52m)  

GAMES ROOM 24' 11" x 17' 0" (7.59m x 5.18m) Four double radiators. Doorway to exterior.

FIRST FLOOR Stairs from central hallway providing access to:- 

CENTRAL LANDING Double radiator. With inner landing and stairs to further inner landing area. Exposed beams to ceiling. 

BEDROOM ONE 16' 8" x 12' 10" (5.08m x 3.91m) Exposed beams to ceiling. Double radiator. Two Cheshire style windows with 6 pane sections enjoying extensive open views over open countryside and farmland.


BEDROOM TWO 14' 4" x 16' 5" (4.37m x 5m) Double radiator. Exposed beams to ceiling. Massive beam to inner wall. Extensive views over farmland.

STORE ROOM Staircase to second floor. 

BEDROOM THREE 14' 1" x 7' 11" (4.29m x 2.41m) Exposed beams to ceiling with support timber. 

BEDROOM FOUR 14' 6" x 12' 1" (4.42m x 3.68m) Exposed beams to ceiling. Built in double wardrobes. Double radiator. Further built in cupboard with shelving.

BEDROOM FIVE 16' 0" x 15' 8" (4.88m x 4.78m) Views over open farmland. Double radiator. Exposed beams to ceiling. Half timbered inner wall.

BATHROOM 11' 6" x 5' 4" (3.51m x 1.63m) With bath, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin. Double radiator. Exposed beams to ceiling. Half timber section to wall. 

SECOND FLOOR Staircase to second floor leads to a total of three attic store rooms and central landing storage area. 

EXTERIOR To the rear is a paved and red brick yard area with original well with timber and tiled roof.
Metal gate from side yard.

Forming an integral part of the main house and immediately adjoining thereto are the following buildings. Office and Storeroom with low level WC. Wash hand basin. Brick floor. Radiator. Brick and Asbestos Roofed Mono-pitched Original Farm Dairy. Now used as workshop and store. Utility/Store With concrete floor. Brick and slate lean-to/Garden Store Brick and tile lean-to in rear yard - Store with PTO driven generator.

GARDENS AND GROUNDS ADJOINING THE MAIN HOUSE AND MAIN ENTRANCE DRIVEWAY The approach from Hollin Green Lane is over a wide tarmacadam driveway flanked on the Western side by a pleasant lawn area between the public highway and the original traditional brick buildings against which is a screen of shrubs which provide interest and colour.

The main lawn and garden area is principally to the South and West of the main front elevation of the house. The lawn and gardens are divided from the entrance drive area and public highway by a brick wall against which is planted an established and well maintained shrubbery and herbaceous border providing colour and interest.

Immediately adjoining the front elevation of the house is a York stone flagged and paved area and against the main lawn forming a division therefrom are two raised borders of herbaceous plants and Spring flowers. The whole of the lawn area is surrounded by established shrubs and herbaceous borders.

To the Eastern side of the house is a further lawn with a paved and flagged area adjoining the house with a 3 light outside lamp standard. Raised border with spring flowers. This section of the garden is divided from the adjoining orchard, paddock and vegetable garden section by a close boarded fence and from the main front lawn by a Lawson Cypress hedge with "pergola style" timber arch.

The whole forms an interesting, easily maintained and colourful setting to this substantial and appealing family farm house. The house and gardens enjoy a splendid uninterrupted outlook over farmland to the South and East.

FARM BUILDINGS The farm buildings include original traditional brick buildings and more recent portal frame steel buildings 

BUILDING 1 64' 0" x 17' 6" (19.51m x 5.33m) Brick and galvanised iron range adjoining main yard and side lawn comprising of Garage 8.53m(28'0") x 3.35m(11'0") nominal. With brick floor, small open store. Two Loose Boxes Each with water bowl and approximately 3.66m(12'0") x 3.35m(11'0") nominal size. Small Lean-To Store. Brick and asbestos return section of range former shippon now divided into two section loose housed stock yards with galvanised iron door to gable and to yard side. Water connected.

Large open concrete yard area providing access from adjoining buildings into collecting yard of milking parlour and providing 'overspill' open collecting yard. Water trough to yard.

BUILDING 2 Brick and tiled traditional main original range with outer steps to loft section. Dairy with 'Muller' 5000 litre (nominal) bulk milk tank. All equipment included Plate inline cooler, two three phase electric motors, two vacuum pumps, PTO driven generator, large capacity vacuum line all used up until May 2011. Loft over. Note - equipment in lean-to. 24/24 Herringbone milking parlour 9.88m(32'5") x 5.18m(17'0") Lo Jar, Feed hoppers. Ambic teat spray system and udder wash points. (Last used May 2011). Concentrate loft over with feed control to hoppers in parlour, extractor fan. Adjoining collecting yard with sheeted gate access to front and rear yard with loft over 17.63m(57'10') x 5.18m(17'0"). Sliding door to return corner section of range housing six timber AI stalls with loft over. Remainder of return range divided into loose housed young stock yard with loft over. Sheeted gates and wooden doors to front yard. 17.22m(56'6") x 4.98m(16'4"). Single storey adjoining section of brick and tiled construction forming two bay covered yard 8.15m(26'9" x 5.26m(17'3") with access to fields and open collecting yard. Corner bull box 5.08m(16'8") x 2.34m(7'8") with "stockman access" to corner bull manger. Open outer exercise yard with tubular rail division and gate. "Guillotine style" metal gate between inner bull pen and outer exercise yard.  

BUILDING 3 20' 6" x 23' 3" (6.25m x 7.09m) 28'0" (8.53m) to outside of overhang. Steel profile sheeted garage and store with plywood sheeted secure rear chemical and spray section with bunded diesel storage tank with electric pump. Open fronted garage with concrete floor. Steel profile sheeting to sides. Electricity connected. Outside door to secure section.

Adjoining this garage section is a large open yard area with concrete and gravelled finish divided by close boarded fence over concrete base from adjoining main farm building section. Tractor access gate to adjoining pasture land.

BUILDING 4 158' 0" x 19' 6" (48.16m x 5.94m) 23'0" (7.01m) to outside of overhang. 10 bay steel and steel profile roofed open fronted implement shed clad to the side and rear with steel profile sheeting. One bay to gable forming secure implement shed and workshop with concrete floor and clad with steel profile sheeting over base wall to ground level to all sides. Electricity connected to workshop and concrete end bay. With the exception of one bay the whole of the remaining range with hardcore-earth floor finish. One bay with raised access. Enclosed workshop 5.79m(19'0" x 5.79m19'0").  

BUILDING 5 - OPEN MATURE STORE 140' 0" x 42' 0" (42.67m x 12.8m) OPEN SOLID MANURE STORAGE AREA, which adjoins the Open Implement Storage area and adjoining silage clamp with concrete base, concrete and sleeper sides.- approximate height of side wall - 1.52m(5'0"). 

BUILDING 6 105' 0" x 58' 0" (32m x 17.68m) 7 bay steel and 'Big 6' asbestos roofed original silage barn. Sleeper and concrete base, sleeper walls - sheeted galvanised iron over, 3.05m(10'0") high to contain silage.

Large open concrete yard and milling area to gable.

BUILDING 7 44' 1" x 104' 10" (13.44m x 31.95m) 7 bay steel and 'Big 6' asbestos roofed Main Cubicle Building with concrete block outer wall with standard asbestos sheeting over with one side adjacent to original side clamp of sleepers. Cubicle beds of sand with sleeper heelstone and providing a total of 4 lines of cubicles totalling 100 in total. Section of Yorkshire boarding to gable for ventilation. Galvanised iron water trough.

Large open yard area adjoining gable with galvanised iron water trough - average width approximately 15.24m(50') divided by gates for stock movement control.

BUILDING 8 45' 11" x 74' 4" (14m x 22.66m) 5 bay original domed topped hay barn with steel and asbestos lean-to. Original barn used as straw store with outer walls of 7 sleepers x 2.29m(7'6") high, concrete floor. Lean-to - two lines of young stock cubicles with sleeper and sand beds. Total number of cubicles 36. Water trough and access to open area to gable. Galvanised iron sheeting to ground level to one side and lined boarding to interior.

8 Tonne Nominal Steel and Galvanised Iron Storage Bin On Steel Stillage.

BUILDING 9 53' 5" x 141' 3" (16.28m x 43.05m) 10 bay steel and 'Big 6' asbestos roofed cubicle building, divided by central feed fence of straight feed barrier over concrete plinth. 40 cubicles to each side. Additional 20 cubicles to central feed fence section. Total number of cubicles 100. Building clad with standard asbestos sheeting over concrete dwarf walls with part Yorkshire boarding. Four water troughs. Sheeted gates to gable.  

BUILDING 10 - SILAGE CLAMP 125' 0" x 52' 0" (38.1m x 15.85m) 9'6" average height. Silage clamp of reinforced concrete between steel stub stanchions. .

Open Concrete Yard Area with double sheeted gates to field.

BUILDING 11 59' 7" x 43' 6" (18.16m x 13.26m) Four bay steel and 'Big 6' asbestos roofed Original Silage Clamp now used for stock housing. Steel stub stanchions with reinforced concrete sides approximately 2.59m(8'6") high. Clad with standard asbestos sheeting over. Side open to adjoining building, open fronted to main yard area with Yorkshire boarding to opposite gable. Concrete floor. 

BUILDING 12 59' 7" x 30' 10" (18.16m x 9.4m) Steel and 'Big 6' adjoining young stock building divided by 1.52m(5') wide central feed access passageway to young stock pens totalling 6 in total and with steel divisions. Galvanised doors to gable and 2 galvanised iron personnel gates to central feed passage. Access area to side, forming additional pen.  

BUILDING 13 45' 0" x 42' 0" (13.72m x 12.8m) 3 Bay steel and 'Big 6' asbestos Loose Housed Stock Yard with steel gates to main yard. Concrete floor. Divided into three sections by steel railings and with each division having access to water trough. Clad standard asbestos sheeting over concrete block outer walls. 3 Bay Lean-To Young Stock Yard adjoining with concrete dwarf outer wall and standard asbestos sheeting over. Steel gates to main yard. 

BUILDING 14 88' 0" x 41' 0" (26.82m x 12.5m) 6 Bay steel and 'Big 6' asbestos Loose Housed Stock Yard with concrete floor, concrete block side walls with Yorkshire boarding over. Feed barriers to gable of building to main yard. 

BUILDING 15 Nominal diameter 60' (18.29m). '4 Ring' Alfa Laval overground slurry store. Receptor pit with P.T.O. driven "fill and empty auger". Nominal size 6.40m(21'0") x 2.74m(9'0") x 3.05m(10') deep estimated. Nominal size of overground slurry store 18.29m(60') diameter x 4 rings high (approximately 1.22m(4'0") average height per ring). 


GENERAL INFORMATION The holding is located in the renowned South Cheshire dairying district is approximately six miles from the market town of Nantwich and enjoys easy access to all centres of the North West including the major rail line station at Crewe with main line frequent trains to London Euston. 

LOCAL AUTHORITIES Cheshire East Council, Westfields, Middlewich Road, Sandbach. Tel: 0300 123 5500

ScottishPower Manweb, Customer Service (Electricity), Wilderspool Causeway, Warrington, WA4 6QD. Tel: 0845 272 1212.

United Utilities, Dawson House, Liverpool Road, Great Sankey, Warrington, Cheshire WA5 3LW. Tel: 0845 7466220.

Department For Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA), Electra Way,
Crewe Business Park, Crewe, Cheshire CW1 6GJ. Tel: 01270 754000.

SERVICES Mains water, mains electricity, private drainage system. Oil fired heating. 

EASEMENTS, WAYLEAVES AND PUBLIC RIGHTS OF WAY The farm is sold subject to all existing wayleaves of electricity, pipelines and all public rights of way whether specified or otherwise. 

O.S. SHEETS The sale plan is based upon the modern Ordnance Survey sheets with the sanction of the controller of her Majesty's Stationery Office. The purchaser shall raise no objection or query in respect of any variation between the specific boundaries on site and the OS sheet plan. 

TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT The property, notwithstanding any description contained within these Particulars of Sale, is sold subject to any Development Plan, Tree Preservation Order, Town Planning Scheme or Agreement, Resolution or Notice, which may or may not come to be in force and also subject to any Statutory Provision or Bye Law, without obligation on the part of the vendor to specify same. 

VIEWING By appointment with the agents' Tarporley office. 

LISTED BUILDING EXTRACT A copy of the listed building entry is reproduced below:-
Listed NGRSJ6371945242
Hollin Green 12.1.67 - 2

Farmhouse. C17. Timber framed. Faced with Flemish bond brick and with plain tile roof. Two storeys. Entrance front: four bays, gabled bay at left with French windows to ground floor and a 3-light casement window above. To right of this are three recessed bays, the central one having a doorway of 6 panels, the upper four glazed and the lower ground floor casement windows with cambered relieving arches and to the first floor at either side are 3-light casement windows. Rear: C19 additions to the left hand side. At right is a gabled wing with 6 x 3 cells of uneven small framing on a deep brick plinth. Jettied side. Small framing to the gable. Central doorway to ground floor and single-light window at right and to the first floor are a central and a 2-light window.

Interior: Chamfered ceiling beams to ground floor, ingle nook fireplace with chamfered bressumer. Plank door with strap hinges. To the first floor are further chamfered beams and exposed rafters.

TENURE We understand the tenure to be freehold.

The property has vacant possession and fully available  

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  • Wrenbury (2.3 mi)
  • Nantwich (4.2 mi)
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63 High Street, Tarporley, Cheshire, CW6 0DR

01829 828028 Local call rate

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