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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Brook End, Longdon, Rugeley, WS15

£1,295,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A stunning 18th Century Grade 2 Listed former mill converted into a beautiful family residence
  • A charming and discreet village location just 4.3 miles from Lichfield cathedral city
  • Glorious landscaped mature gardens set around the original millpond and streams
  • A wealth of period features, interesting artefacts and character at every turn
  • A versatile and family friendly accommodation layout
  • 4 ground floor reception rooms plus exquisite drawing room and library
  • Traditional farmhouse style breakfast kitchen with utility
  • Superb snooker room and further accommodation
  • 5 delightful bedrooms and 3 bathrooms
  • Overall living accommodation extends to approximately 4,000 square feet

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Opportunities to live in such beautiful and historically important properties are rare indeed, and in the Mill House at Longdon we have one of the finest examples in the area. Believed to date back to the 18th Century and having been a working mill up until 1965 this stunning family home offers an impressive array of accommodation with character and charm at every turn. Lichfield cathedral city lies to the south of Longdon and provides a thriving provincial environment with Lichfield cathedral at its heart. The city boasts a wealth of amenities including shops and leisure facilities, and has an active social calendar including the annual Lichfield Festival, medieval markets and Lichfield Literary Festival. A charming and beautiful Grade 2 Listed family home which demands a comprehensive and early internal inspection for its true magnificence to be fully appreciated.


RECEPTION PORCH 
having external wall lantern and glazed door opening to a quarry tiled floored porch with inset mat, two side windows, inner main glazed door to:

RECEPTION HALL 
14' 2" x 11' (4.32m x 3.35m) having stairs leading off, feature inglenook fireplace with raised flagstone hearth and timber beams with free-standing log burner, concealed lighting and concealed media cupboard to side, exposed beams to ceiling, secondary glazed shuttered window to front.

FITTED GUESTS CLOAKROOM 
having W.C., pedestal wash hand basin, panelling to dado height, extractor fan and downlighters.

SITTING ROOM 
14' 1" x 12' 1" (4.29m x 3.68m) the focal point of the room is provided by the brick fireplace with raised flagstone hearth and free-standing log burner, secondary glazed shuttered window to front, double radiator, glazed double doors to:

GARDEN ROOM 
16' 2" x 9' 8" (4.93m x 2.95m) having tiled flooring, French door opening to the rear garden terrace, second hand double glazed windows to rear, secondary glazed window to side, radiator and revealed beams.

DINING ROOM 
16' 4" x 9' 6" (4.98m x 2.90m) having secondary glazed windows to rear, feature raised inglenook fireplace with brick surround and timber beaming, low energy downlighters, radiator.

STUDY 
7' 8" x 7' 3" (2.34m x 2.21m) having secondary glazed shuttered window to rear, ceramic floor tiling, low energy downlighters, feature brick archway to:

STUNNING FARMHOUSE STYLE BREAKFAST KITCHEN 
21' x 17' 5" (6.40m x 5.31m) a most attractive room with granite work tops, sink with mixer tap, base storage cupboards and drawers, central island unit with natural wood work top and base storage cupboards and drawers, free-standing dresser style matching unit with integral lighting and glazed display cabinets, inglenook housing the Alpha twin burner range with timber over and concealed lighting, shuttered windows to front, tiled flooring, ample space for breakfast table, stable type door to rear garden, walk-in pantry unit with light and shelving.

UTILITY ROOM 
20' 1" x 8' 3" (6.12m x 2.51m) having extensive storage cupboards providing shelving and hanging space, work surface with sink, plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, low energy downlighters, floor tiling, windows to front and side.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 
being approached by the first of two staircases and having sealed unit double glazed window to front, double radiator.

MASTER BEDROOM 
14' 7" x 13' 10" (4.44m x 4.22m) having feature brick chimney breast with recessed fireplace, sealed unit double glazed window to front, traditional style radiator, glazed door to:

DRESSING ROOM 
7' 8" x 5' 8" (2.34m x 1.73m) having a range of fitted wardrobes, tiled shower cubicle with thermostatic shower fitment, archway to:

EN SUITE BATHROOM 
8' 1" x 7' 7" (2.46m x 2.31m) having feature panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, W.C., bidet, heated towel rail/radiators, sealed unit double glazed window to rear, low energy lighting.

BEDROOM TWO 
123' 7" x 9' 9" (37.67m x 2.97m) having fitted wardrobes, window overlooking the rear garden, radiator, door to:

BATHROOM 
9' 9" x 9' (2.97m x 2.74m) having panelled bath with Grohe thermostatic shower fitted over and glazed screen, pedestal wash hand basin, W.C., heated towel rail/radiator, door to landing, linen store cupboard and cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.

BEDROOM THREE 
14' 7" x 12' 1" (4.44m x 3.68m) having double doored wardrobe, sealed unit double glazed shuttered window to front, radiator.

SECOND FLOOR LANDING 
approached via a staircase from the first floor leading to:

BEDROOM FOUR 
14' 9" x 13' 10" (4.50m x 4.22m) having double doored wardrobe, sealed unit double glazed window to front, access to loft space, radiator, door to:

JACK AND JILL EN SUITE 
having tiled shower cubicle with Triton thermostatic shower fitment, vanity unit with wash hand basin standing on a granite plinth with shelving space beneath, W.C., heated towel rail/radiator, extractor fan, door to:

BEDROOM FIVE 
14' 6" x 12' 2" (4.42m x 3.71m) having sealed unit double glazed window to front and radiator.

STUNNING DRAWING ROOM 
30' 9" x 21' 2" (9.37m x 6.45m) This breath-taking room has an undeniable wow factor and provides a glorious room for entertaining. With high ceiling and exposed roof trusses there is a magnificent central fireplace and twin glazed French-doors opening to a rear BALCONY TERRACE from which glorious views of the garden can be enjoyed. A wrought-iron spiral staircase rises to a mezzanine balcony and natural timber balustrade. There is a delightful connecting door to the master bedroom.

SNOOKER ROOM 
29' 3" x 20' 1" (8.92m x 6.12m) included in the sale is a full size slate bed snooker table with canopy light. The room has exposed roof timbers, book shelving, three windows overlooking the front courtyard and door to:

STORE ROOM 
13' 8" x 12' 11" (4.17m x 3.94m) The combination of the snooker room, store room and ground floor storage areas could be adapted to create self contained accommodation. The ground floor has two storage areas overall measuring 18'7" x 13'9" (5.66m x 4.19m).

OUTSIDE 
To describe the garden in full would require a guide book! Simply, it is one of the finest we have seen. Landscaped around the central millpond it is all carefully considered to create a garden of great distinction with a most enchanting feel. The millpond, fed by the Shropshire Brook, creates a peaceful environment enhanced by the gentle sound of waterfalls feeding to the secondary and tertiary ponds. Practical areas of the garden include an impressive greenhouse and summerhouse with a vegetable garden set amidst attractive raised borders.

GARAGE 
29' 7" x 20' 2" (9.02m x 6.15m) having electric up and over entrance door with remote control, light and power and shelving.

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Added on Rightmove:
07 June 2018

Nearest stations

  • Rugeley Town (2.9 mi)
  • Rugeley Trent Valley (3.5 mi)
  • Lichfield City (4.1 mi)
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3 Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LJ

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01543 737064 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Rugeley Town (2.9 mi)
  • Rugeley Trent Valley (3.5 mi)
  • Lichfield City (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bill Tandy & Co, Lichfield

3 Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LJ

01543 737064 Local call rate

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