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The Old Stables, Wincote Lane, Staffordshire

Sold STC £649,950

Property Description

Key features

  • An Impressive Country Home
  • Set Within Beautiful Mature Grounds Of Approximatley 3.6 Acres
  • Secluded Location Standing At The End Of A Tree Lined Drive
  • Spacious Reception Rooms
  • Five Bedrooms Two Of Which Are En Suite
  • Presented To A Good Standard With The Potential For Some Cosmetic Updating
  • Beautiful Walled Gardens, Orchard and Woodland
  • Highly Accesible Yet Rural Position

Full description

The Old Stables is an impressive country home standing withinbeautiful grounds which extend to approximately 3.6 acres and include thewalled gardens, orchard and woodland which were once part of Horsley Hall.
The property was converted by the current owner and offers welllaid out family sized accommodation with large reception rooms and fivebedrooms, two with ensuite bath/ shower rooms on the first floor.
The Old Stables is located just outside the popular village ofEccleshall and stands within the beautiful open countryside for which the areais so well known. Eccleshall is well served by a wide variety of high streetand independent retailers, the large towns of Stafford and Newport are alsoclose by as is the M6 motorway at junction 14 and the mainline railway stationat Stafford. 
The tree lined drive which is shared only by the Gardeners Lodgeextends for nearly half a mile from Wincote Lane and leads to double electricgates which open into the private grounds adjoining the property.  The front door opens from the front of theproperty into a large Reception Hall which in common with the rest of theproperty has impressively high ceilings and is currently used as a Dining Room.

There is a door to the Study which overlooks the front of the property anddoors through to the Hallway from where the remainder of the ground flooraccommodation can be accessed. Obscured glass windows provide a high degree of privacyfrom the neighbouring property to the rear and provide a great deal of naturallight. The Kitchen is a very large room and is fitted with an extensive rangeof units. There is plenty of space for a dining table and the opportunity tocreate an even larger living dining kitchen space by incorporating theadjoining Utility Room. Doors from the Utility Room open out to the front, theside driveway where there is ample parking space and also to the boot roomwhere there is a cloakroom with a shower and w/c and a door which opens to therear and is used solely to allow access to the neighbours property in order tocarry out maintenance.
The Drawing Room has French doors opening out to the lower lawns andprovides a more formal space for entertaining than the Sitting Room which is avery comfortable room perfect for family life and has a logburning stove whichprovides a focal point to the room. 
A turned staircase rises to the first floor landing where thereare doors off to the five bedrooms and the bathroom. The master bedroom has awalk in wardrobe and an ensuite bathroom whilst the second bedroom is anothergood sized double room and has an ensuite shower room and views of thesurrounding countryside. The remaining three bedrooms are all very wellproportioned rooms. There is door from the fourth bedroom which opens into aloft room which could well be used as a home office or children'splayroom. 
The Old Stables is without doubt one of the most impressiveproperties currently on the market and given its stunning rural, yet highlyaccessible location it provides a wonderful opportunity to place ones own markon an already very impressive country home. 

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20 April 2018


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