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Greenhedges, Stanghow Road, Stanghow


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  • Quite Stunning Detached Residence of Merit Occupying a Delightful Rural Location on the Edge of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park

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Quite Stunning Detached Residence of Merit Occupying a Delightful Rural Location on the Edge of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park

Magnificent Entrance Hall with Beautiful Staircase and Minstrels Gallery Landing, Superb Drawing Room, Separate Formal Dining Room, Family Room, Study, Superb 'Heart of the House' Style Fitted Breakfast Kitchen, Large Conservatory/Garden Room, Utility Room and Cloakroom

Master Bedroom with En-Suite, Three Further Bedrooms and Luxurious House Bathroom

Oil Central Heating and Double Glazing

Splendid Garage Block with Four Car Garage, Air Conditioned Gym and Play Room

Magnificent Grounds with Electronic Gates, Long Gravelled Drive and Beautiful Landscaped South Facing Garden with Charming Tree House


'Greenhedges' is a property of immense style and calibre which was constructed to a high specification for the vendor's own occupation in 1996. It nestles in a lovely location in this rural hamlet, literally on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park and yet easily accessible to the historic market town of Guisborough and the industrial centres of Teesside. Requiring internal inspection to be appreciated, 'Greenhedges' is APPOINTED TO THE HIGHEST POSSIBLE STANDARDS THROUGHOUT and offers elegant well proportioned accommodation which is centred around a stunning reception hall and stairs with a minstrels gallerey landing. There are four reception rooms and a superb heart of the house style breakfast kitchen off which is a delightful conservatory/garden room. There are four well proportioned bedrooms, the master bedroom benefiting from an en-suite shower room. Externally 'Greenhedges' stands in a magnificent site which affords a superb long south facing rear garden which has been landscaped so as to offer complete privacy and seclusion. There is a splendid garage block which incorporates a four car garage, a gym and a play room and within the gardens there is a charming tree house.


Ground Floor

4.26m (14') x 3.65m (12'). a lovely square reception hall creating a very pleasant impression when entering the house. Half glazed entrance door with leaded glass panels together with matching side panels. Radiator, Greek key pattern style ceiling coving, colonial style doors to the various rooms, lovely parquet flooring and impressive staircase to the first floor and 'minstrels gallery' landing. A pair of double doors open through into the drawing room allowing the hall and drawing room to open up and combine to provide a larger area - ideal for entertaining purposes.

Drawing Room
4.26m (14') x 7.61m (25'). a most elegant room, being of splendid proportions, ideal for entertaining and the needs of day to day family life. Attractive carved fireplace incorporating a living flame effect bottled gas fire on a marble hearth, two radiators, egg and dart style ceiling coving, decorative ceiling centrepiece, three windows combining to make the room light and airy together with a pair of french doors opening out into the lovely rear garden.

Dining Room
4.49m (14'9) x 3.53m (11'7). an elegant well proportioned room, ideal for formal dining. Radiator, egg and dart style ceiling coving, decorative ceiling centrepiece, radiator and window overlooking the front garden.

Family Room
4.09m (13'5) x 3.68m (12'1). a most useful room, ideal for the needs of day to day life. Attractive carved period style fireplace incorporating an Art Nouveau style brass grate and canopy flanked by decorative tiled cheeks. Radiator, coved ceiling with a decorative centre piece and deep bay window overlooking the lovely rear garden.

2.13m (7') x 2.44m (8'). a most useful room having a radiator, coved ceiling and attractive wood block effect laminate flooring.

Breakfast Kitchen
4.87m (16') x 5.48m (18'). a quite superb spacious breakfast kitchen very much the 'heart of the house'. Range of quality light oak faced wall and floor units having solid granite working surfaces incorporating a twin bowl sink with mixer taps. Matching peninsular unit with wine rack. Matching dresser unit, again with a solid granite top and having a pair of glazed fronted cabinets. 'Rangemaster' electric double oven with decorative brick arch over incorporating an extractor hood, excellent larder cupboard, integral fridge and integral dishwasher, radiator, coved ceiling incorporating spot lights and lovely Amtico flooring. A pair of french doors open through into the conservatory/garden room.

Breakfast Kitchen

Conservatory/Garden Room
4.97m (16'4) x 7.16m (23'6). a quite superb conservatory/garden room having part Amtico flooring and part carpeted flooring. Radiator, pair of french doors to the terrace and windows enjoying a glorious aspect across the rear garden.

Utility Room
with fitted stainless steel sink with cupboards under. Space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine and space and venting for a tumble dryer together with ample room for a large American style fridge. 'Greenstar' floor mounted oil boiler, radiator, coved ceiling, extractor fan and attractive Amtico flooring. A half glazed door with coloured leaded glass leads through into the rear porch.

fully tiled with 'Vernon Tutbury' suite comprising hand basin and low flush W.C.. Radiator, coved ceiling and Amtico flooring.

Rear Porch
an attractive Victorian style rear porch having a ceramic tiled floor.

First Floor

a stunning galleried landing in the style of a minstrels gallery. Spindle balustrading with polished hand rail and newel posts. Window enjoying lovely open views across farmland. Radiator. Greek key pattern style ceiling coving with decorative centre piece, large walk-in airing cupboard, radiator, excellent LUMBER ROOM for the storage of luggage etc. and colonial style doors to the various rooms.

Master Bedroom
4.57m (15') x 5.38m (17'8). a room of splendid proportions having a range of bespoke oak wardrobes and drawers incorporating book shelves and a fitted window seat. Excellent WALK-IN WARDROBE, radiator, coved ceiling and two windows which enjoy lovely views across the rear garden to farmland and the coast beyond.

Ensuite Shower Room
fully tiled with 'Vernon Tutbury' suite comprising corner shower cubicle having a steam function and two fitted seats. Pedestal hand basin and low flush W.C.. Radiator, heated towel rail and electric shaver point, recessed spot lights to the ceiling and extractor fan.

Bedroom 2
4.57m (15') x 3.15m (10'4). another room of excellent proportions having a radiator, coved ceiling and window enjoying lovely open views across farmland.

Bedroom 3
4.26m (14') x 3.05m (10'). with radiator, wood block effect laminate flooring, coved ceiling and window enjoying lovely open views across farmland.

Bedroom 4
4.26m (14') x 3.35m (11'). with radiator, wood block effect laminate flooring, coved ceiling and window enjoying lovely views across the rear garden to farmland and the coast beyond.

a super spacious bathroom being half tiled and having a period style 'Vernon Tutbury' white suite comprising Whirlpool bath with mixer tap, corner shower cubicle, low flush W.C., bidet and mahogany wash stand incorporating a hand basin with a tiled splash back. Heated towel rail, coved ceiling with recessed spot lights, electric shaver point and radiator.


5.48m (18') x 9.75m (32'). a splendid double width and double length garage capable of housing four cars and having a particularly high ceiling so as to store a campervan. Electrically operated remote control roller door and two side courtesy doors together with a storage loft over. Off the rear of the garage is a useful STORE/WORKSHOP. It is also of note that there is a cold water tap in the garage.

View of Drive from the Garage

3.43m (11'3) x 3.76m (12'4). an excellent gym with two fully mirrored walls, electric light and power. It is of note that the gym is air conditioned so it is cool in summer and heated in winter.

Play Room
being at first floor level, above the gym and having velux windows and ideal as a teenager den. The play room is accessed by a flight of steps which in turn lead to a bridge which in turn leads on to the tree house.

attached to the front of the garage block is a delightful veranda with railings.

Tree House
a charming rustic tree house built around an old established ash tree and being an absolute delight for children.

Greenhedges occupies a magnificent site which has been imaginatively landscaped over the years so as to afford almost complete privacy and seclusion. To the Stanghow Road frontage an established hedge screens the house from the road and an impressive pair of electrically operated remote control wrought iron gates, bearing the name of the house, open into the sweeping gravel drive which runs down the side of the house to the garage block. In addition to the vehicular gates there is a single wrought iron pedestrian gate. The front garden is laid out with conifers and shrubs for low maintenance, year round colour and privacy. There is an attractive lawned side garden with conifer/shrub beds and from here the lawn opens out to the rear, where it extends to a considerable length to provide a most lovely setting for the property. There is a large rockery/alpine garden within which is an ornamental pool with waterfall feature. There is a sweeping crazy pave terrace and a large herbaceous bed with traditional perennials and conifers. It is also of note that there is a trellis enclosure housing the oil tank and an outside cold water tap is provided. The gardens of 'Greenhedges' really are an outstanding feature which can only possibly be appreciated by inspection.






Stanghow Road Frontage

all fitted carpets are to be included in the sale.

Local Authority
Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council.

Council Tax Assessment
we are advised that the property is in Band G.

Sales Particulars
these sales particulars are based upon an inspection carried out on the 29th of May 2012.

Stanghow Road is located off the A171 Guisborough to Whitby Moor Road. On leaving Guisborough on this road proceed in the direction of Whitby as far as the Lockwood Beck Reservoir. At this point turn left on the road signposted Stanghow. Proceed through High Stanghow and then into Stanghow itself. Thereafter 'Greenhedges'' is readily found on the right hand side of the road and can be identified by our sale board.

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