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4 bedroom detached house for sale

With 7 stables and 6.59 acres located at Oldcastle Lane, Malpas

Withdrawn from Market £560,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Outstanding Property
  • Spacious Accommodation
  • Master Bedroom Ensuite
  • Three Further Bedrooms
  • Dining Kitchen
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Three Paddocks
  • In all 6.59 Acres
  • Stable Block
  • EPC Band F

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A detached four bedroom family home with spacious accommodation and outstanding views, protected by three surrounding paddocks and a wildlife pool. Entrance Porch, Reception Hall, Kitchen and Breakfast Room, Dining Room, Drawing Room, Rear Entrance Hall, Pantry, Boiler Room, Master Bedroom with En Suite, three further Bedrooms, Family Bathroom

Outbuildings with 5 Stables, 2 Pony Stables, Double Garage, Office and Tack Room

Gardens, Three Paddocks, Wildlife Pool and 6.59 acres. EPC Band F 

Viewing is strongly recommended on this exciting instruction with particular interest to those who follow equestrian pursuits. Comprising an attractive dwelling in its own right enjoying courtyard with extensive stabling facilities, Double Garage, separate detached barn with potential as a workshop with mezzanine stores. The property is entirely surrounded and protected by 3 Paddocks with an attractive pond and separate garden to front boundaries in all extending to 6.59 acres (2.67 hectares) or thereabouts.

The Old Hayes is constructed of rendered brick elevations beneath a pitched slate roof and the internal accommodation comprises :

ENTRANCE PORCH Feature leaded part glazed entrance door and side display, ceramic tiled floor. 

RECEPTION HALL Staircase off, telephone point, double radiator, arched opening to : 

DINING ROOM 18' 3" x 12' 3" (5.56m x 3.73m) 2 single radiators, arched divide offering potential sub-division, corner fireplace (sealed), windows to front and rear elevations providing excellent natural lighting.

FORMAL LOUNGE 30' x 19' 6" (9.14m x 5.94m) Stone fireplace and tiled hearth with multi-fuel stove, extending side displays, T.V. point, series of wall lighting, 3 pairs of fully glazed double french doors opening onto external patio and 2 additional large windows offer excellent natural lighting, 2 double radiators, series of wall lighting, telephone point. 

DINING KITCHEN 18' 3" x 14' 0" (5.56m x 4.27m) Comprising a suite of base units with cupboards and drawers and matching eye level wall units incorporating leaded glazed fronts, Leisure enamel single drainer sink unit with mixer taps inset in worktop, Aga range recessed in inglenook with underlighting, Colston oven and Shultas T9E four ring hotplate hob inset in worktop, space and plumbing for dishwasher, peninsular unit with space for further appliance, single radiator, windows to front and rear elevations providing excellent natural lighting, ceramic tiled floor. 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 2 double radiators, arched opening to : 

INNER LANDING Housing airing cupboard with lagged cylinder and immersion heater, slatted shelving over. 

MAIN LANDING Store and linen cupboards. 

FRONT LANDING Single radiator and large window overlooking formal gardens. 

MASTER BEDROOM 19' 6" x 18' 3" (5.94m x 5.56m) 3 windows to two elevations providing excellent natural lighting, 2 double radiators, range of fitted bedroom furniture including fitted wardrobes and dresser unit, T.V. point, telephone point. 

EN SUITE Comprising a suite of panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, w.c., bidet with mixer taps, separate glazed shower cubicle with Mira Sport 8 shower unit, single radiator. 

BEDROOM 2 19' 6" x 8' 6" (5.94m x 2.59m) Double radiator, T.V. point, windows to two elevations, built-in wardrobe unit. 

BEDROOM 3 14' 0" x 12' 0" (4.27m x 3.66m) Double radiator, T.V. point. 

BEDROOM 4 12' x 9' 9" (3.66m x 2.97m) Double radiator, range of fitted bedroom furniture including fitted wardrobe, cupboards and dresser. 

FAMILY BATHROOM Comprising boarded panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, w.c., single radiator.

REAR PORCH Part glazed stable doors to rear exterior, ceramic tiled floor, connecting to either end: 

BOILER ROOM Trianco Redfyre oil fired central heating boiler, separate central heating timer control, ceramic tiled floor. 

UTILITY/ WASH ROOM Space and plumbing for washing machine and further appliances, wall mounted electricity meter, fitted shelving, ceramic tiled floor. 

EXTERIOR The Old Hayes is approached across a macadamised entrance driveway which divides to a formal entrance courtyard and separately to a delivery and storage yard ideal for loading livestock and/or horses. To the side of the entrance driveway and with separate access gate off the adjoining highway is a delightful formal garden which is contained within boundaries of mature conifers and a variety of deciduous trees. There is also a mature shrubbery to the front boundary, all of which is contained within mature hedging. The gardens are laid principally to lawn and are flanked by a gravelled footpath. The sun terrace is accessed from the formal land and overlooking the formal garden laid to Indian stone with external lighting provides a particular feature to the property. 

THE COURTYARD The courtyard is laid to gravel and is flanked by stabling and garage block. Within the courtyard is a deep well which is capable of being brought into working use. 

STABLE BLOCK The Stable Block comprises 5 Loose Boxes, 2 Pony Stables, Tack room and Office. The dimensions are as follows :
Loose Box 1 16' 6" (5.12m) x 10' (3.06m)
Loose Box 2 16' 6" (5.12m) x 10' 6" (3.27m)
Loose Box 3 16' 6" (5.12m) x 8' 6" (2.67m)
Loose Box 4 16' 6" (5.12m) x 10' 3" (3.17m)
Loose Box 5 16' 6" (5.12m) x 9' 9" (3.02m)
Pony Stable 1 12' 6" (3.87m) x 8' (2.47m)
Pony Stable 2 12' 6" (3.87m) x 7' 9" (2.42m)
Tack Room 16' (4.88m) x 8' 3" (2.59m)
Office 10' 3" (3.2m) x 9' 6" (3.01m) 

DOUBLE GARAGE 20' 3" x 15' 6" (6.17m x 4.72m) Two double wooden doors onto solid concrete floor, fluorescent striplight, pedestrian door to side, power and light connected. 

W.C. Externally accessed with w.c., wash hand basin, quarry tiled floor. 

DUTCH BARN 39' 6" x 20' 6" (12.04m x 6.25m) Of steel framed construction with corrugated and coated steel clad elevations beneath a domed roof, arranged over two storeys with staircase accessing mezzanine level. Adjoining single storey Outrigger with fluorescent striplighting and power connected, plastisol coated profile steel clad with access door to side and pedestrian door to front, solid concrete floor. The Dutch Barn is accessed via the separate access driveway and is surrounded by large gravelled areas which are ideal for parking, turning and loading and general storage.
The Barn extends as follows :
Ground floor : 790sq. ft. (73.4mý)
First floor : 590sq. ft. (54.8mý)

Total : 1380sq. ft. (128.2mý) 

PLANNING The outbuildings are ideally suited to equestrian uses but may also have potential for storage of commercial plant and equipment or even small workshop use ancillary to the main house, but all subject to the necessary Planning Consent. Any specific enquiries should be addressed to Chester City Council, Planning Department, Town Hall, Chester 01244 324324. 

FEATURE POND Adjoining the drive is an attractive pond incorporating an island feature. The pond is excavated out of clay and contains a variety of fish including Carp and is a particular feature of interest to the property. 

TENURE Freehold. This should be verified prior to a legal commitment to purchase. 

SERVICES It is understood that mains electricity and water are connected to the property. Security system 

RIGHT OF WAY We understand there are no public or private rights of way over the property. 

VIEWING Strictly by prior appointment with the Agents' Whitchurch office on 01948 662281. 

DIRECTIONS From Whitchurch proceed northbound on the A41 Chester road, turning left at Grindley Brook towards Malpas. Continue into Malpas village and turn left at the Cross Monument up Church Street. Proceed for approximately 1/4 of a mile taking a left hand turning into Sunnyside and continuing for a further 250 yards where The Old Hayes will be found on the left hand side as indicated by one of our distinctive Wright-Manley sale boards. 

SALE PARTICULARS/PLAN(S) The sale particulars and plan/s have been prepared for the convenience of prospective purchasers and, whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, their accuracy is not guaranteed nor, in any circumstances, will they give grounds for an action in law.  

MARKETING APPRAISAL "Thinking of Selling"? Wright Marshall have the experience and local knowledge to offer you a free marketing appraisal of your own property without obligation. Budgeting your move is probably the first step in the moving process. It is worth remembering that we may already have a purchaser waiting to buy your home.  

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