Superbly presented house of character with a great range of traditional and modern outbuildings.
Church Farmhouse is a wonderful Grade II Listed property dating back to the 17th Century, remodelled in the mid 18th century and further extended in the 19th century. It has a wealth of original as well as more contemporary features. The house is timber framed with rendered elevations enhanced by the classic Georgian façade and leaded windows. It is in excellent decorative order. The light-filled house is arranged over three floors, with views over the attractive garden and open countryside. There are six double bedrooms (two have bathrooms ensuite) and an attic room/further single bedroom. There are two staircases to the second and third floors. There is also a large attic room which could be turned into a lovely big bathroom for the upper three bedrooms. There is an open fire in the drawing room and a wood burner in the dining room. The kitchen has an AGA , a separate larder/utility room and a secret cellar. There is a porch from the kitchen to the south facing walled terrace with flower beds, ideal for al fresco dining.
The property is approached by a shingle driveway with ample parking to the front of the house and enclosed by yew hedges. A further drive from the road leads directly to the main outbuildings and the paddock. The garden to the front is lawned with fruit trees leading to the paddock. To the south of the house is a delightful terrace and stunning gardens with established flower borders. A traditional range range of brick stores lies to one side of the house and there is a garden studio/ office. To the east of the house are the main outbuildings which contain a superb Summer House a great contemporary entertaining space, a workshop, billiard room, pump room, a store room and a changing room / shower. The south facing heated swimming pool is 36ft x 16ft, heated by oil and is positioned discreetly behind this building with a sandstone terrace, beside the raised vegetable bed and is conveniently close to the Summer House. There are also further areas of garden and a paddock with field shelter.
Mains electricity and water. Oil fired central heating. Private drainage. Superfast broadband available.
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Church Farmhouse is a superb family house with impressive accommodation, established gardens and excellent outbuildings in a delightful hamlet setting.Tom Orford