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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Whisterfield Lane, Lower Withington

Guide Price £1,550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Edwardian country house with approx 4.4 acres
  • 6 bedrooms 4 bathrooms
  • Mark Wilkinson kitchen
  • Extensive formal grounds
  • Stables with open view across countryside

Full description

An elegant Edwardian country house refurbished and remodelled to a high standard in a quiet rural setting with delightful views and grounds extending to approximately 4.4 acres or thereabouts. Three reception rooms, study, 'Mark Wilkinson' living kitchen. laundry room, boot room, 2 cloakrooms with wc, 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 2 garages, stables, external office, double carport and store.

Withington House is located in a highly desirable and sought-after quiet lane enjoying wonderful open views across the surrounding countryside. Lower Withington borders onto Siddington village with its period church and a number of renowned public houses and wonderful local walks. The more comprehensive centres of Alderley Edge, Wilmslow and Knutsford are within ten to fifteen minutes' drive, offering an excellent range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities with a wealth of quality restaurants. The motorway network system, Manchester International Airport, local and inter-city rail links are within easy access.

This impressive country house has been tastefully refurbished and remodelled over recent years and enjoys extensive accommodation of approximately 4,381 sq ft. Great care has been taken to balance modern day living while retaining the original period features creating this wonderful family residence. Features of particular note include the three principal reception rooms with three-quarter height windows and period fireplaces. The living breakfast kitchen has bespoke Mark Wilkinson units with deep granite worksurfaces and integrated appliances. There is a further study, impressive front reception hall, two cloakrooms with wc. The lower floor has a utility/boot room and further laundry room. To the first and second floors there are six bedrooms, the principal bedrooms with bespoke, crafted wardrobes, four bathrooms, three en-suite with a tasteful balance of modern and traditional fittings with high quality tiling. The property benefits from a comprehensive oil heating system and to fully appreciate the full charm and appeal a personal inspection is strongly recommended.

Directions Sk11 9Dd - From our Alderley Edge office proceed out of the village on the main London Road (A34) in a southerly direction. After approximately two miles once reaching the Monks Heath traffic lights, proceed straight across on a continuation of the A34 towards Congleton. Proceed past Capesthorne Hall and after approximately a further two miles turn right at the crossroads into Holmes Chapel Road/Salters Lane towards Lower Withington. After a short distance passing The Old Smithy, turn right into Chelford Lane. After approximately 500 yards take the second turning left into Whisterfield Lane (signposted Withington Green)and after approximately a quarter of a mile Withington House can be found on the right hand side.

In further detail the accommodation comprises:

Panelled and leaded stained glass front door leading to

Entrance Vestibule - With leaded windows, two traditional-style cast iron radiators, glazed door leading to

Inner Reception Hall - With period turning flight staircase to the first floor, cast iron traditional-style radiator.

Principal Drawing Room - 23'8 x 16'2 (7.21m x 4.93m) - With stone fireplace with cast iron grate, two cast iron radiators, cornicing and wall light points.

Sitting Room - 18'8 x 15'2 (5.69m x 4.62m) - With period marble fireplace with cast iron inset, two cast iron radiators, cornicing.

Dining Room - 22'9 x 15'6 (6.93m x 4.72m) - With period fireplace with cast iron inset, two cast iron radiators, natural maple wood flooring, French door to side stone flagged patio, built-in drinks cupboard with natural wood shelving, wall light points.

Living Kitchen - 31'7 x 18'8 (9.63m x 5.69m) - With bespoke Mark Wilkinson clear laquered sycamore base and wall units, deep granite worksurfaces, two stainless steel sinks with mixer taps, Wolf brushed steel range oven with extractor hood above, integrated brushed steel sub-zero fridge with drawer and wine cooler, further integrated sub-zero vegetable fridge drawers. Limestone tiled floor, Miele dishwasher, separate Aga with extractor hood above. Double French doors to

Raised Decking Area - With covered hot tub.

Dining Living Area - With feature bespoke larder cupboard with attractive curved cupboard, natural wood stable door to outside.

Cloakroom Off - With traditional fittings with pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc with natural wood seat, central heating radiator/chrome towel rail, half-panelled walls.

Study Off - 10'4 x 9'8 (3.15m x 2.95m) - With central heating radiator.

Landing - Which is approached from the reception hallway via a turning flight staircase.

Master Bedroom One - 18'6 x 15'2 (5.64m x 4.62m) - With cast iron radiator, built-in bespoke traditional-style wardrobes with drawers below.

Bathroom En-Suite - 20' x 10' (6.10m x 3.05m) - With limestone floor and walls, recessed bath with limestone tiled surround, ceiling mounted chrome shower and further chrome shower, twin stone bowl sink with limestone plinth with wall mounted chrome mixer taps, low level wc, bespoke range of built-in wardrobes with natural wood shelving and drawers, fitted dressing table with drawers below, stone surface and fitted mirror, chrome central heating towel rail.

Bedroom Two - 16'6 x 16'2 (5.03m x 4.93m) - With bespoke built-in wardrobes with integrated drawers and shelving, matching dressing table with drawers and cupboards below, bathroom en-suite with panelled bath with Aqualisa shower, fittings above and tiled surround, low level wc, vanity wash hand basin with cupboards and drawers below, tiled floor and walls, towel rail.

Bedroom Three - 14'10 x 14'8 (4.52m x 4.47m) - With bespoke range of built-in wardrobes with integrated shelving and drawers, cast iron radiator, two attractive arch windows.

Bathroom En-Suite - With panelled bath with chrome shower above and curved glass shower screen, vanity wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap and drawers below, low level wc with integrated cistern, chrome central heating towel rail, tiled walls.

Second Floor - Which is approached from the main landing.

Upper Landing - With built-in cupboard with sliding doors.

Bedroom Four - 14'9 x 14'8 (4.50m x 4.47m) - With cast iron radiator, fitted wardrobes, dressing table with drawers below.

Bedroom Five - 20'2 x 10' (6.15m x 3.05m) - With extensive range of fitted wardrobes, bed recess with cupboards above and bedside tables to the side, fitted desk with cupboards and drawers, cast iron radiator.

Bedroom Six - 16'6 x 13'7 (5.03m x 4.14m) - With cast iron central heating radiator.

Bathroom Four - Panelled bath with chrome shower above with curved glass screen, low level wc, vanity wash hand basin with natural wood cupboard with drawers below, chrome central heating towel rail, tiled floor and walls.

Lower Floor - Which is accessed from the main hallway.

Lobby Area - With limestone tiled flooring, bespoke built-in cupboards with drawers and cupboards below, cast iron radiator.

Workroom/Studio - 15'9 x 13'10 (4.80m x 4.22m) - With excellent range of built-in cupboards, central heating radiator, downlighting.

Second Cloakroom Off - With low level wc and pedestal wash hand basin, stable door to outside.

Laundry/Utility Room - 16' x 13'9 (4.88m x 4.19m) - With limestone flooring, excellent range of built-in cupboards, integrated drawers, worksurfaces, deep ceramic sink with chrome mixer tap, plumbing for washing machine, space for dryer, cast iron radiator, downlighting.

Outside - The property is approached through electrically operated wrought iron gates with a sweeping driveway leading to the front of the property providing excellent parking facilities where there is a double carport and store. There is a rear access drive leading to a detached brick outbuilding providing garaging and stabling. The extensive formal grounds surround the property to approximately 1.3 acres with lawns, trees, shrubs and feature cast iron fountain to the front. The adjacent paddock is to 3.15 acres, bordered by hedging. The total land size is to 4.4 acres or thereabouts.

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

VACANT POSSESSION UPON COMPLETION

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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16 May 2017

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  • Chelford (3.0 mi)
  • Goostrey (4.0 mi)
  • Alderley Edge (4.5 mi)
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01625 909036 Local call rate

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