5 bedroom detached house for sale

Lansdowne Manor House, Main Street, ALTHORPE

£595,000

Property Description

Full description

Largely restored (to an exceptionally high standard) elegant Victorian period residence standing within 1.3 Acres grounds
3 Reception rooms – 6 Bedrooms – 3 Bathrooms
West Wing (unfinished extension)
Caretakers Lodge
Oil c/h
d/g
Coach House Garage


Property ref: 121_2335_4671446


DESCRIPTION 
Built by James Stevenson in 1877 a prominent local businessman who also subscribed to the building the local Methodist Chapel and the Stevenson Memorial Hall in the village. The property has in the fairly recent past been a highly regarded restaurant and country house hotel and wedding venue.

Lansdowne Manor House prominently stands on the northern approach to the small village which lies on the west bank of the river Trent close to M180 motorway access (Junctions 2 and 3), local railway station, 4 miles from the regional town of Scunthorpe and within easy access of Humberside and Doncaster airports, Humber Ports and major centres including Sheffield, York, Lincoln and Leeds, etc.

Accommodation (room sizes approx) 

Impressive ENTRANCE 
with substantial double doors to Lobby and Central RECEPTION HALL 7.2m x 3m min with turning staircase leading off.

CLOAKS ROOM 
with oak floor, substantial wash basin and toilet

LAUNDRY ROOM 
with oak floor, deep sink, beach counter top and drainer, base cupboards, central heating boiler, double glazed window and external door.

DRAWING ROOM 
7.70m x 5.00m (25' 3" x 16' 5") max with floor to ceiling bay window, side facing window, 2 vintage radiators, deep skirtings, intricate cornicework and ceiling light centre piece, wall lights, tv provision, “Minster” style fireplace with cast iron open grate fire.

SITTING ROOM 
7.70m x 5.00m (25' 3" x 16' 5") max also with floor to ceiling bay window and side facing garden outlook, ornate cornicework and ceiling light centre piece, vintage radiators, wall mounted tv provision and mantled surround to cast iron open grate fire.

Contemporary DINING ROOM 
7.70m x 5.00m (25' 3" x 16' 5") with oak floor, bay window, ornate cornicework and ceiling light mouldings, chimney breast with recessed fire and open plan approach to:-

Breakfast KITCHEN 
6.40m x 4.70m (21' x 15' 5") with grey tile floor, contrasting black high gloss base, wall and island units, 2 ovens, 2 microwaves, gas hob, dishwasher, 2 wine coolers, provision for American fridge, double aspect garden and sun terrace outlooks and bi-fold doors thereto.

CELLAR and magnificant Staircase 
with vintage radiator, stained glass window at half Landing to First Floor

Large Central LANDING 
with cornicework.

Principle BATHROOM 
2.80m x 2.40m (9' 2" x 7' 10") with tiled floor, bath, wash basin and toilet, towel radiator, etc and adjacentWET ROOM SHOWER (2.8m x 1.4m) with tiled decor, automated lighting, rain shower, towel rail, etc.

BEDROOM 1 and EN-SUITE 
5.80m x 4.60m (19' x 15' 1") south east facing with bay window, cornicework, picture rail, radiator and En-Suite leading off (3.70m x 1.80m 12' 2" x 5' 11") containing toilet, wash basin and shower bath (with screen), cornicework, various fittings, tiled décor, etc.

BEDROOM 2 
4.30m x 3.00m (14' 1" x 9' 10") front facing with "vintage" radiator, cornicework and picture rail.

BEDROOM 3 
3.30m x 3.00m (10' 10" x 9' 10") with double aspect including front bay window, cornice work, picture rail and "vintage" radiator.

MASTER BEDROOM 
5.00m x 5.00m (16' 5" x 16' 5") with side outlook, radiator, tv provision, walk-in wardrobe and En-Suite Bathroom(3.2m x 3m) leading off, nicely appointed with roll top bath, cubicled shower, w.c and twin wash basins, feature lighting, radiator, etc. (communicating door also to Bedroom 5).

BEDROOM 5 
4.80m x 3.10m (15' 9" x 10' 2") with double aspect windows, cast iron radiator, cornice and communicating door to En-Suite.

Secondary LANDING 
with door to main Landing, store cupboard and enclosed Staircase to:-

ATTIC BEDROOM 6 
2.40m x 2.40m (7' 10" x 7' 10") with wall lights, radiator, front dormer window and potential future En-Suite leading off. Enclosed Staircase to:-

ROOF BALCONY 
with 360 degree views.

OUTSIDE 
Lansdowne Manor House stands within enclosed (largely walled) grounds of an estimated 1.3 Acres approx. with substantial gated Entrance and sweeping "horse shoe" drive to the main Entrance.

The grounds are of "parkland" style with a more secluded side lawn/paddock.

Immediately to the rear of the house enclosed on 3 sides is a south facing decked sun terrace designed for entertaining.

The "West Wing" (also facing the outdoor terrace) is a 2 storey brick and slate unfinished shell linking the main house and the former coach house and suiting leisure or guest accommodation use.

Coach House/Garage (5.8m x 5.2m)

Caretakers Lodge a detached renovated brick and slate original building bed-sit accommodation and En-Suite Bathroom.

General 

SERVICES (not tested) 
∙Mains water, electricity and drainage
∙Oil central heating to substantial pipework and mostly cast iron “vintage” radiators
∙Security system including CCTV
∙Remote control gated entry

LOCAL AUTHORITY 
North Lincolnshire Council

COUNCIL TAX 
Band ‘G ’ (on-line enquiry)

TENURE 
Freehold assumed

VIEWING 
Strictly by prior appointment through Grice & Hunter 01724 866261/07483100988

ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE 
Alterations and restoration works have been carried out which may have improved the EPC Rating.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 September 2018

Nearest stations

  • Althorpe (0.5 mi)
  • Crowle (3.3 mi)
  • Scunthorpe (3.7 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Althorpe (0.5 mi)
  • Crowle (3.3 mi)
  • Scunthorpe (3.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Grice and Hunter, Scunthorpe

20 Oswald Road, Scunthorpe, DN15 7QJ

01724 646110 Local call rate

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