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3 bedroom detached house for sale

School Lane, Over Alderley

Offers in Excess of £529,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Renovated detached country cottage
  • Self contained annexe

Full description

A charming Grade II listed sympathetically renovated detached country cottage with mature grounds and separate self contained annexe.

Entrance vestibule, lounge, reception hall/sitting room, dining room/study, kitchen, cloakroom, 2 bedrooms, bathroom. Detached brick former garage now providing self contained suite with kitchen, sitting room, inner hall, bedroom with shower and separate wc.

The Cottage is a charming Grade II listed detached property which has been tastefully and sympathetically renovated and restored by the current owners. Originally forming part of the Stanley Estate and believed to date back to 1710. The property has been painstakingly refurbished with a tasteful green oak side extension and sympathetic traditional style fittings. There are charming leaded windows, exposed natural beams and natural wood internal and external doors. In the principal lounge the fireplace has a cast iron multifuel stove. The property benefits from an oil fired central heating system with traditional style cast iron radiators. In addition to the cottage the garage has been converted to provide a self contained one bedroom annexe.

Externally, the property is approached through brick pillars with stone copings, with a gravel driveway providing good parking facilities. The formal secluded gardens surround the property with lawns, trees, deep holly hedging and stone flagged patios and paths.

Over Alderley is a charming location with wonderful walks across the surrounding National Trust land and the renowned Edge. The Wizard Inn public house is within a short walk providing delightful dining facilities. Alderley Edge village is within five minutes drive with a good range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities with a wealth of quality restaurants. The motorway network system, Manchester International Airport, local and commuter rail links are close to hand.

Directions - From our Alderley Edge office proceed out of the village on the main London Road (A34) in a southerly direction. Towards the end of the village turn left up the Macclesfield Road past the Wizard Inn and after approximately half a mile turn left into Prestbury Road towards Prestbury. After a short distance where the road bends sharply to the left the Cottage will be found on the right hand side on the corner of School Lane.

Attractive arched natural wood front door leading to

Entrance Vestibule - With stone flagged flooring.

Lounge - 15'1 x 12'4 (4.60m x 3.76m) - With natural wood beams, traditional style cast iron radiator, 2 wall light points, attractive fireplace with natural beam mantel, stone hearth and Morse cast iron multifuel stove.

Reception Hall/Sitting Room - 15'2 x 10'5 (4.62m x 3.18m) - With attractive natural wood staircase leading to first floor with under stairs storage cupboard, traditional style cast iron radiator, natural wood beams.

Dining Room/Study Off - 11'5 x 8'5 (3.48m x 2.57m) - With attractive exposed oak frame, double glazed units, attractive polished oak door to outside, vaulted ceiling.

Kitchen - 10'5 x 8'8 (3.18m x 2.64m) - With traditional style painted base and wall units, deep granite worksurfaces, Belfast ceramic sink with mixer tap, Leisure range double oven with 4 ring electric hob, extractor hood above, traditional style cast iron radiator, stone flagged flooring, part tiled walls, integrated washing machine and fridge, low voltage downlighting, open to rear porch with stone flagged flooring, central heating radiator, wall light point, door to outside.

Cloakroom Off - With high level wc with natural wood seat, wall mounted washbasin, stone flagged floor.

First Floor - Which is approached from the reception hallway via a turning flight staircase. Landing with wall light point.

Bedroom One 'L' Shaped (Side) - 12'4 x 10'3 (3.76m x 3.12m) - With traditional style cast iron radiator, natural beam, wall light point.

Bedroom Two 'L' Shaped (Side) - 11'10 x 10'4 (3.61m x 3.15m) - With cast iron central heating radiator, natural beam.

Bathroom - With traditional style fittings with natural wood panelled bath, low level wc with natural wood seat, pedestal wash hand basin, traditional style central heating radiator, natural beam, 2 wall light points.

Detached Brick Former Garage Now Providing Self Contained Suite - Lobby leading to

Kitchen - 8'8 x 5'10 (2.64m x 1.78m) - With worksurface, low voltage downlighting, space for appliances.

Sitting Room - 11'7 x 9'5 (3.53m x 2.87m) - With low voltage downlighting, retractable ladder to spacious loft.

Inner Hall Area - With door to outside.

Bedroom - 9'4 x 8'4 (2.84m x 2.54m) - With corner fully tiled shower with curved glass doors and Gainsborough electric shower fittings, wall light point.

Separate Wc - With wall mounted washbasin.

Outside - The property is approached through brick pillars with stone coping with gravel driveway providing excellent parking facilities. Attractive mature secluded grounds surround the property to the rear with holly hedging, trees, shrubs, stone flagged patio and stone set pathways. Further raised rear stone flagged patio and charming brick outbuilding. Stone flagged side path leading to front garden with lawn, deep holly hedging, trees and shrubs. Stone flagged path leading to front door.

All electrical appliances, the heating system and wiring have not been tested therefore we cannot verify whether they are in working order.

N.B. Andrew J Nowell & Company for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are give notice that: 1. The particulars are set out as a general outline only for the guidance of intending purchasers or lessees and do not constitute nor constitute part of an offer or contract. 2. All descriptions, dimensions, references to condition or necessary permissions for use and occupation and other detail are given without responsibility and any intending purchasers or tenants should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. 3. No person in the employment of Andrew J Nowell & Company has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property.

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Added on Rightmove:
07 September 2016

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