Mottram St. Andrew, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 4LW
(9085 sq ft/844.02sq m)
Exceptional Grade II listed Georgian country house with leisure suite, wine cellar, self contained 2 bed 2 bath apartment, 2 offices , boardroom, kitchen, 3 garages & 5 stables in all about 6.5 acres
Mill Hall lies within a meander of the River Bollin bordering the Mottram Hall Estate in one of Cheshire's most exclusive settings. Equidistant from the villages of Prestbury and Alderley Edge and the towns of Wilmslow and Macclesfield. The area is well served by golf courses, leisure facilities and being only a short drive from the Peak National Park, outdoor pursuits. Good quality local shopping in Wilmslow and Alderley Edge is augmented by Marks and Spencer at Handforth Dean and John Lewis at Cheadle. Local schools have an excellent reputation and there are superb private schools in Macclesfield, Alderley Edge, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport and Manchester. Transport links to the surrounding commercial centres are close by via the A34, M56 and M6, the railway stations in Wilmslow and Macclesfield place London Euston less than 2 hours away and Manchester International Airport is a 15 minute drive. The house has wonderful views towards The Edge and the Macclesfield HillsView property on map
Mill Hall is a stunning Georgian Grade II listed country house standing within grounds of about 6 acres. Completely refurbished in recent years to a high specification the property meets all the demands of today's discerning buyers and includes a recently added and sympathetically designed leisure wing with gym and swimming pool. There is a range of stables, a self contained 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment and a range of offices including a reception area, boardroom and 2 separate offices with ancillary rooms. The house is approached via an impressive set of automatic gates opening to a gravel driveway which sweeps around to the front of the property and there is a second gated service driveway leading to the stables, apartment and offices to the north of the main house.The gardens have a lake, rolling lawns, space for a tennis court and a ring fenced paddock.
Great care has been taken to retain the original character of the property with elegant reception rooms, a traditional Christians kitchen, solid oak doors, panelling and detailing and a tasteful balance of traditional and contemporary style bathrooms, traditional fireplaces and bespoke fitted furniture.
This is a truly elegant and impressive country house which has few equals in this area of Cheshire.
The impressive panelled entrance door opens to an oak panelled reception hall with oak flooring and off to the left through double doors lies the stunning drawing room, agin with oak flooring and 3 sets of French doors open to the side garden area. The marble fireplace has a living flame fire and a granite hearth. Double oak doors open off to the Snooker Room or formal dining room. Oak floored, this well proportioned room has 2 sets of French doors opening to the side stone flagged terrace. To the rear of the main hall an inner hall has the principal oak staircase leading up to the first floor, oak flooring and panelling and a rear door plus a door off to the cloakroom and the stunning splayed barrel vaulted wine cellar. The family room/snug lies to the rear of the hall, has oak flooring and a natural brick and stone fireplace with side arches. The study also has oak flooring and Christians style oak furniture including library shelving, cabinets and a desk. The living kitchen is beautifully appointed with a Christians bespoke hand painted traditional kitchen with a fantastic range of integrated appliances and an island unit, granite surfaces and opens into an informal conservatory style dining area with French doors to the rear terrace. The children's playroom lies adjacent to the kitchen, has oak flooring and fitted furniture. A utility hall/boot room is similarly appointed to the kitchen, has outside doors to the front and rear and double doors leading through to the leisure suite.
The leisure complex includes a tiled swimming pool, a circular Jacuzzi, a vaulted ceiling with a glass lantern roof and a large plasma tv screen. This area has an air management system. A steel staircase leads up to a mezzanine gym area, also accessible from the master bedroom suite.
The first floor landing has an oak balustrade and staircase and serves the 3 principal bedroom suites. Double oak doors open to the master suite which includes a bedroom with a sitting room area, a traditional fireplace with a living flame fire, a sumptuously appointed ladies dressing room with bespoke wardrobes, a dressing table and wall mirrors, a gentleman's dressing room and well appointed shower room with access to the mezzanine gym and a principal en-suite bathroom with a Jacuzzi bath, a separate walk in shower and twin wash hand basins. the second bedroom suite, to the front, has fitted furniture including a work station/dressing table, a generous dressing room with fitted furniture and an en-suite bathroom with an over bath shower. The third bedroom suite is equally well appointed with fitted furniture, has a separate fitted dressing room and an en-suite bathroom with an over bath shower.
The second floor has an oak staircase leading up from the first floor landing and provides 3 further large double bedrooms, one with its own en-suite bathroom and the other two sharing a split level bathroom in limestone with a walk in shower and Jacuzzi suite.
Beyond the wide, stone flagged rear terrace and courtyard are the outbuildings including a bank of 3 garages, all with electric doors, 5 stables and a self contained apartment above.
The apartment has a bound floor entrance opening to an entrance lobby with a staircase leading up to the first floor sitting room which is open to the dining kitchen, superbly appointed with fitted appliances. An inner hall area leads off to the two double bedroom suites. One has and en-set shower room and the other a dressing area and an en-suite shower room.
The separate offices lie to the rear and include a reception area with a cloakroom and w.c. and a board/conference room. On the first floor there are two large separate offices and a fitted kitchen with appliances.
Property Reference Number: GBWSRSWIS110153
- Sold in February 2014
- 5 receptions 6 bedrooms 6 bathrooms
- Leisure suite gym 2 offices
- 2 bed 2 bath self contained apartment
- Garaging grounds to about 6.5 acres