A character filled Grade II listed residence which offers extensive accommodation, alongside equestrian facilities set in gardens & grounds of about 6.55 acres.
Chawridge Manor Farm is a character Grade II listed farmhouse thought to date back to the 17th Century. Beautifully styled throughout blending classic features with with modern convenience, this has created an exceptional country residence. Electronically operated wooden gates opens onto a gravelled driveway revealing the picturesque grounds of Chawridge Manor Farm. They are idyllic, passing the lake with overhanging trees to one side and immaculate lawns to the other which are a beautifully frame the backdrop to farmhouse, thereby creating a striking and memorable first impression.
This unique property which is elegantly styled by the current owners cleverly combines both original features with modern amenities. The result is a charming home of great character set within extensive gardens and grounds which include a lake, paddocks, manege, stables, 2 barns and a 1 bedroom cottage.
Chawridge Manor Farm offers fine character filled living space perfect for both formal and informal entertaining. The large reception hall creates a welcoming entrance to the property with beamed ceiling and traditional tiled floor. Your eye is immediately drawn up towards the staircase and galleried landing. A particular feature is the spacious kitchen/breakfast/family room which is designed to be the heart of this home. The bespoke kitchen is fitted with a range of country style units, integrated appliances and at its centre is the traditional Aga. Open plan to the breakfast/family room which is an inviting space with oak framed picture windows overlooking the sun terrace and the open farmland beyond. Adjoining the kitchen is the dining room which has an inviting ambiance with traditional floor tiles and open fireplace. Across the hall is the drawing room with impressive stone fireplace and double aspect views over the gardens, with French doors opening onto the terrace. This makes it the ideal room to enjoy a wintery evening in front of the open fire. A snug and cloakroom complete this floor.
The charming main bedroom has a vaulted ceiling with double aspect views, which offer spectacular vistas over the grounds and open countryside beyond. The bedroom has fitted wardrobes and a luxurious en suite bathroom. There are five further bedrooms, two of which are en suite, and a family bathroom on this floor.
Comprising of 3 stables, tack room, feed room, menage, 2 fenced paddocks.
2 large barns, 2 store rooms, open barn/carport, spacious workshop with integral locked store, 2 greenhouses and granary renovated to create an outdoor dining/entertainment room.
Reception room, 1 bedroom, bathroom,kitchen and own garden.
Gardens & Grounds
The gardens and grounds at Chawridge Manor Farm are delightful. They are truly the perfect setting for the traditional farmhouse and equestrian facilities. To the front of the house is the well-designed parterre garden, which flanks the pathway leading to the front door. Well-stocked feature beds with variegated foliage and seasonal colour sit alongside manicured lawns. The lake which is fed by Chawridge Bourne a crossing, overhanging mature trees and is ideal for water borne relaxation. On its far banks are the woodlands that lead to the fenced paddock and sheltered vegetable garden. On the other side of the driveway is the manege. To the rear of the farmhouse is the sun terrace, which overlooks the farmland beyond. It has attractive planting throughout and pond with water feature making this the perfect space for outdoor entertaining. The Granary has been cleverly designed as an elevated outdoor room, ideal for al-fresco dining in an attractive and sheltered environment.
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The most wonderful country house situated in such a private and secluded position. 6 acres of lovely grounds as well. One to come and view in person.John Henson