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3 bedroom cottage for sale

Bretby Hall, Bretby

Guide Price £380,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Wonderful Period Home
  • Providing Extensive Grandioso Living Space
  • Set Amidst Fabulous Parkland
  • Three Well Proportioned Bedrooms
  • Private Roof Terrace
  • Secure Inner Courtyard Parking
  • High Degree Of Character and Heritage
  • Viewing A Must to Appreciate

Full description

Wonderful Period Home, Providing Extensive Grandioso Living Space, Set Amidst Fabulous Parkland, Three Well Proportioned Bedrooms, Private Roof Terrace, Secure Inner Courtyard Parking, High Degree Of Character and Heritage, Viewing A Must to Appreciate.

General Description - An awe-inspiring apartment situated upon the first floor of this magnificent building. Worthy of note is the outstanding 93' Reception Hall . It has substantial accommodation of around 3500 sq.ft, and is situated in delightful private grounds. The home is simply a breathtaking apartment spanning the first floor of the South Wing of Bretby Hall. It has substantial accommodation offering both space and grandeur. Bretby Hall is approached via a mile long private drive and then automated castle gates leads to an inner courtyard. Approach to the apartment is via an impressive secure communal hallway from the inner courtyard and an alternative entrance area from the formal gardens. Access to the first floor is either via a private lift or via a staircase. Magnificent double doors lead to the Stunning 93' Reception / Dining Hall with original stone flag flooring, large drawing room with carved marble period fire surround with Georgian grate and stone hearth, varnished floorboards and sash window overlooking parkland. Kitchen/breakfast room with a range of wall and base units with granite work surface over, built in appliances. Master bedroom with again carved marble period fireplace with Georgian grate and stone hearth and ensuite shower bathroom with roll top bath. Guest double bedroom suite set within the eastern tower and having period fireplace, walk-in wardrobe and access to en suite bathroom, further double bedroom. There is an inner hallway with the original Georgian staircase with utility area fitted below with integrated Bosch fridge and freezer. The village of Bretby lies above the fabled brewing town of Burton Upon Trent. The village lies within beautiful Derbyshire countryside with the surrounding area characterised by undulating farmland interspersed with mature mixed woodland.

Directional Note - From the Burton upon Trent town centre proceed over the Trent Bridge (A511) and straight over at the traffic lights onto Ashby Road. Proceed along this road until just after Keepers Cottage where a left hand turning should be made into a lane signed Restricted Access and Gated Road. Bretby Hall is situated at the end of that lane.

Accommodation In Detail -

Grand Communal Entrance - having reception suite and staircase together with lift to the apartment.

Breathtaking Reception Hall - 93'8'' x 9'9'' - having flagged limestone floor, four large sash windows with shutters, four large cast iron radiators, deep moulded coving to ceiling and telephone/door release.

Main Reception Room - 27'10'' x 28'2'' - having stripped pine flooring, 14" deep skirtings, extensive moulded cornices together with ornate detail ceiling coving, fitted wall light points, two large cast iron central heating radiators, fabulous sash window overlooking the front fa?ade with built-in shutters, fabulous white marble period fireplace with detail and limestone floor inset grate together with fitted Living Flame gas fire.

Well Appointed Kitchen - 24'3'' x 9'8'' - having quality cream fronted base and wall mounted units with solid black grey granite work surfaces, stripped pine flooring, integrated appliances including Technic dishwasher, integrated fridge and freezer, ornate coving to ceiling, fitted extractor vent, one central heating radiator, 1? bowl stainless steel sink and drainer, concealed under unit lighting, digital timer and fabulous sash window with built-in shutters.

Bedroom Suite One - 14'10'' x 20'2'' - having stripped pine flooring, white marble period fireplace with Grecian design together with cast iron grate and white marble hearth, one double central heating radiator, sash window with built-in shutters, ornate coving and picture rail.

En-Suite - having fabulous period bathroom suite comprising free-standing claw footed roll top bath with side fill Victoriana style brass fittings, low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, low intensity spotlights to ceiling, stripped pine flooring, fitted shaver point, fitted extractor and attractive period style fireplace with cast iron inset.

Inner Hallway/Utility Room - 20'1'' x 7' - having extensive storage facilities together with good array of fitted cupboards with solid maple work top and Belfast sink with mixer taps over, one central heating radiator, stripped pine flooring, White Westinghouse washing machine, useful full height broom cupboard with extensive shelving, stepped moulded coving to ceiling and staircase to nowhere.

Bedroom - 16'3'' x 11'9'' - having stripped pine flooring, one central heating radiator, fitted array of shelving, large sash picture window, stepped moulded coving to ceiling, low intensity spotlights to ceiling and useful mezzanine storage area.

Entrance To Master Suite - having stripped pine flooring, stepped moulded coving to ceiling and low intensity spotlights to ceiling.

Guest Cloak Room - This beautifully appointed cloakroom has low level w.c with concealed cistern together with push button flush, vanity wash hand basin with cupboards under and granite surfaces over.

Semi Circular Master Bedroom Suite - Diameter of 26'8" x 18'7" - having stripped pine flooring, fabulous black granite fireplace, inset and slate hearth, three stunning sash windows all with folding shutters, fitted wall light points, one central heating radiator and a fabulous array of walk-in shelving and hanging space.

Inner Lobby - having pedestal wash hand basin, towel rail and half tiling complement.

En-Suite Bathroom - having panelled bath with folding shower screen, wc, fitted wall light points and one central heating radiator.

Outside - Access via the main staircase leased to a large private roof terrace which is laid to decking and provides far reaching views over the local countryside. Bretby Hall itself is surrounded by marvellous landscaped parklands which are well maintained by the well managed management company.

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07 October 2016


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