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9 bedroom detached house for sale

Westgate, Hornsea

Guide Price £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Two Substantial Victorian Properties
  • Exceptionally Private Setting
  • Gardens & Grounds Stretch Down to Hornsea Mere
  • Numerous Conversion/Layout Options
  • Double Garage & Workshop
  • Energy Rating - E

Full description

TWO STUNNING, SUBSTANTIAL VICTORIAN PROPERTIES. A FIVE BEDROOMED VICTORIAN RESIDENCE OF SUBSTANCE AND CHARACTER AND AN ADJOINING THREE BEDROOM ANNEXE WHICH CAN BE SEPARATED FROM THE MAIN HOUSE OR INCORPORATED AS DESIRED.

THE HOUSES ENJOY AN EXCEPTIONALLY PRIVATE SETTING AND STAND IN OVER 2.5 ACRES OF MATURE GARDENS AND GROUNDS WHICH STRETCH DOWN TO HORNSEA MERE AND ENJOY SOME LOVELY MERE VIEWS.

The combined accommodation extends to over 6000 sq feet. It was subdivided to form two dwellings in the 1960s, each with its own gas fired central heating systems. The main house (27) includes a Gothic style porch, an impressive staircase and hall, WC, three reception rooms, kitchen, utility, five bedrooms, bathroom and extensive attics.

The adjoining residence (25) has a living room with conservatory, kitchen, three bedrooms, a dressing room and three bathrooms.

There are a number of conversion options/layout possibilities.

The properties also boast a double garage, outside WC, large workshop and log- store. Energy Rating - E

LOCATION
This property enjoys an exceptionally private setting with mature gardens and grounds that extend to approximately two and half acres and stretch down to the side of Hornsea Mere opposite Kirkholme Point, providing the house with some lovely Mere views. The property is located within the Conservation Area of the town and part of the property is located within the 'Site of Special Scientific Interest' or SSSI surrounding Hornsea Mere. The property also has the added advantage of being within comfortable walking distance of the main town centre and a wide` range of local amenities.

Hornsea is a small East Yorkshire coastal town which has a resident population of a little over 8,000. The town offers a good range of local amenities including a range of shops, bistros and restaurants, schooling for all ages and a host of recreational facilities including sailing and fishing on Hornsea Mere, as well as the beach and seaside amenities, a leisure centre and and 18 hole golf course. The town is also well known for the Hornsea Freeport, a large out of town retail shopping village and leisure park. Hornsea lies within 18 miles drive of the city of Hull, 13 miles of the market town of Beverley and about 25 miles from the M62.

ACCOMMODATION
This impressive Victorian residence was built in 1878 to a Gothic Revival style and offers substantial accommodation with gas fired central heating systems. The main house, in particular, retains many of its original features including an impressive staircase, some fine marble fire surrounds, some magnificent ceiling cornices and roses, deep skirtings,etc. The accommodation currently comprises:

GREBE HOUSE, 27 WESTGATE, HORNSEA

GOTHIC STYLE OPEN PORCHWAY
With front entrance door opening into:
ENTRANCE VESTIBULE
8' 10" x 7' (2.69m x 2.13m)
ENTRANCE HALL
8' 10" x 17' 6" plus 24' 3'' x 7' 10'' (2.69m x 5.33m)
With a superb spindled staircase leading off and two central heating radiators.
WC
With a high flush wc incorporating an original Victorian wooden seat and cover, and a corner wash hand basin. The cloakroom is approached via a lobby leading from the hallway and this also incorporates an external doorway leading out into the back garden.
DRAWING ROOM
29' x 16' 10" (8.84m x 5.13m) overall and including a deep splayed bay window which enjoys a lovely outlook down to Hornsea Mere. There is an open fireplace incorporating a white marble surround, original shutters and bell pulls and two central heating radiators.
BREAKFAST ROOM
14' 2" x 15' 7" (4.32m x 4.75m)
This room enjoys a lovely view down to the Mere and has an open fireplace
with a marble surround.
DINING ROOM
17' 3" x 16' 6" (5.26m x 5.03m) overall and including a splayed bay window which provides a side view down to the Mere. There are also two central heating radiators, original shutters, ceiling cornice and false ceiling.
KITCHEN
16' 9" x 12' (5.11m x 3.66m)
With a range of fitted base and wall units, central heating boiler and one central heating radiator.
UTILITY ROOM
12' 9" x 5' 7" (3.89m x 1.70m)
With a range of fitted cupboards, a walk in pantry and rear entrance door.
FIRST FLOOR
HALF LANDING
With a lovely view down to the Mere.
MAIN LANDING
With a lockable intercommunicating door leading through to the annexe, a walk in linen cupboard, one central heating adiator, stairs leading to the second floor and doorways to:
BEDROOM 1
19' 4" x 16' 11" (5.89m x 5.16m)
With a basket grate fireplace incorporating a marble surround and one central heating radiator.
BEDROOM 2
13' 4" x 14' 8" (4.06m x 4.47m)
With basket grate fireplace incorporating a marble surround.
BEDROOM 3
16' 6" x 15' 3" (5.03m x 4.65m)
With a basket grate fireplace incorporating a marble surround, wash hand basin and one central heating radiator.
BEDROOM 4
15' 8" x 14' 2" (4.78m x 4.32m)
With a lovely view down to Hornsea Mere and a marble fire surround.
BEDROOM 5
16' 9" x 17' 10" (5.11m x 5.44m)
With a basket grate fireplace incorporating a marble surround, built in airing/boiler cupboard and two central heating radiators.
BATHROOM
11' x 7' 10" (3.35m x 2.39m)
With a five piece white suite comprising a panelled bath, independent shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc and a bidet. There is also a combined central heating radiator and hot towel rail.
SECOND FLOOR
BEDROOM 6
23' 2" x 12' 8" (7.06m x 3.86m)
With an elevated view down to the Mere, a cast iron basket grate fireplace and a walk in store.
ATTIC WORKSHOP/STORE ROOM
About 17' x 42' 9" (5.18m x 13.03m)
With gable window and velux roof light providing access to the main valley in the roof.

25 WESTGATE, HORNSEA
ENTRANCE HALL
With stairs leading off, access door to a wine store and one central heating radiator.
CLOAKS ROOM
7' 1" x 7' 10" (2.16m x 2.39m)
With a storage room above.
LIVING ROOM
16' x 18' 8" (4.88m x 5.69m)
With a tiled fireplace, doorway leading through to the conservatory and two central heating radiators.
CONSERVATORY
9' 5" x 15' 8" (2.87m x 4.78m)
With a lovely view down to the Mere and a doorway leading out into the rear garden.
SIDE ENTRANCE HALL
With understairs storage cupboard leading off and back door.
KITCHEN
13' 11" x 10' (4.24m x 3.05m)
With a range of matching fitted base and wall units incorporating a built in oven and hob, and one central heating radiator.
UTILITY ROOM
5' 2" x 11' 1" (1.57m x 3.38m) With a wall mounted Sime gas central heating boiler.
BEDROOM 1
12' 3" x 11' 8" (3.73m x 3.56m) overall
With one central heating radiator.
FIRST FLOOR
LANDING
With a lockable intercommunicating door leading through to the main landing in number 27 Westgate, one central heating radiator and leading to:
BEDROOM 2
14' x 12' (4.27m x 3.66m)
With a lovely view down to the Mere, open archway leading through to the dressing room and one central heating radiator.
DRESSING ROOM
12' x 9' 11" (3.66m x 3.02m)
WASH ROOM
7' 11" x 5' 4" (2.41m x 1.63m)
With a wash hand basin.
BATHROOM
7' 8" x 10' 2" (2.34m x 3.10m)
With a panelled bath and pedestal wash hand basin and one central heating radiator.
SEPARATE WC
With a wc and wash hand basin.
SECOND FLOOR
LANDING
Leading to:
BEDROOM 3
12' 10" x 14' (3.91m x 4.27m)
With a lovely Mere view.
BATHROOM
11' 2" x 12' 3" (3.40m x 3.73m)
With a bath and wash hand basin.
SEPARATE WC

TANK ROOM

OUTSIDE
Grebe House enjoys a very private setting and stands in large mature gardens which include a wide variety of specimen trees and an area of land which has been known as 'The Paddock' which runs down to the side of Hornsea Mere and forms part of the SSSI surrounding the Mere. The property has an impressive cobble and brick walled frontage onto Westgate and has a private sweeping driveway which leads to the former 'coachturn' in front of the house.

GARAGE
To the rear of the property is a brick built DOUBLE GARAGE and outside WC to the rear of the house where there is also a brick built former wash house which is now used as a WORKSHOP and includes an old Yorkist style range.

TENURE
The tenure of this property is understood to be freehold (confirmation to be provided by the Vendor's solicitors), Vacant possession will be given upon completion at a date to be agreed.


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