An attractive well presented family home with a spacious and adaptable layout with significant garaging and beautiful gardens and grounds totaling about 5.6 acres in a semi rural setting.
Little Wood Place is a wonderful family home, set within private gardens and grounds on the edge of South Heath. The accommodation is laid out as shown on the floorplans, is very well proportioned and the flow of rooms to the ground floor is
designed specifically for both family living and entertaining.
The house benefits from many high quality features throughout and of particular note is the wonderful marble flooring in the dining room and the beautifully fitted mahogany library. The drawing room, which has oak flooring and a large working fireplace opens to the south facing covered loggia and external kitchen. The sun lounge, which is part-glazed and vaulted has doors opening to the south facing terrace at the rear of the house and is built of thermally reflective glass to maintain a comfortable temperature throughout the seasons. The kitchen is comprehensively fitted with high quality American cherry units with Corian granite effect work surfaces over. There is a double oven, range cooker with gas hob, a third oven built into the units, a built in wine cabinet, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. The kitchen has wonderful views over the gardens. From here doors lead to the dining room and into the large utility room with gardeners cloakroom and boiler room off.
To the first floor are a large landing with views over the gardens and five very impressive bedrooms, with the principal bedroom suite benefitting from an en suite marble bathroom and a covered balcony with southerly views over the gardens. Two further bedrooms benefit from good size en suite facilities, with bedrooms four and five sharing a large family bathroom. The three en suite bedrooms have high quality fitted furniture of 'exotic' woods. From the utility room on the ground floor there is a covered walkway to an attached double garage with a gymnasium over.
There is a further detached triple garage creating a delightful courtyard effect to the front of the property. In the gardens there is a sixth tractor garage.
Gardens and Grounds
The gardens and grounds are an undoubted feature of Little
Wood Place. From the private lane the property is approached through wooden gates leading to a brick paved courtyard, giving access to the front of the house, both garage blocks and a further driveway leading to the rear of the house and gardens.
Immediately to the south facing rear of the house is a covered loggia with alfresco kitchen and a further terraced seating area opening onto areas of level lawns, shrubberies and flower beds which are well stocked. There is a large rockery of stone specially quarried in Sutherland for Little Wood Place and beyond this a delightful secret garden. Beyond the secret garden are the herb garden, fruit and vegetable garden, greenhouse, log store and garden shed/workshop. Beyond the gardens is a five-bar gate leading to the paddock, which is beautifully maintained and has been planted with over 20 specimen trees.
Mains electricity, water, drainage and LPG gas fired central heating, indoor and outdoor kitchen hobs.
Fixtures and fittings
All fitted furniture and fitted carpets are included in the sale. All other items regarded as fixtures and fittings including curtains and light fittings are specifically excluded from the sale. However certain items may be available by separate
View payable Stamp Duty for this property
This is a fabulous home for both family living and entertaining with significant garaging and wonderful grounds.Nick Pounce