An Entertaining' TOTALLY RESTORED Arts and Crafts House of unique design with potential for 5 bedrooms set in an enchanting woodland location.
The Thatched House is an outstanding Listed house that has been carefully and sympathetically restored by the current owners, to an exacting standard, retaining many original period features, whilst also introducing a natural blend of contemporary design and space. The extensive renovations have utilised renowned craftsman and specialist materials throughout. It stands in an elevated position overlooking lovely gardens in an idyllic valley setting. The Thatched House is Grade II Listed and situated in a Conservation Area and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The ground floor offers generous and elegant reception rooms comprising a reception hall with original spiral staircase rising to first floor landing. An
impressive drawing room with large fireplace with wood burning stove, stairs to library / study and further door to a cosy sitting room with original hand carved cornicing. The kitchen / dining room with bespoke designed oak book-end veneer units is a superb space for entertaining, especially with the Oak framed window allowing a wealth of light and wonderful
views overlooking the private gardens to the front. The media room is a wonderful space suitable for a variety of uses with vaulted ceiling, original flagstone floor which has underfloor heating and LPG fire. There is also a study / bedroom, utility room, and a cloakroom all located on the ground floor.
Accessed externally is the laundry room with water-softener and a further cloakroom.
On the first floor, a landing leads to the master bedroom which affords a stylish en suite fitted glass bathroom with glorious views over the gardens and beyond. A further double bedroom with impressive full height leaded windows leads off the landing as well as an exquisite marble shower room. A dressing room / nursery with generous built-in wardrobes is located off the landing with a window to the side of the house. Bordering the gravelled driveway with ample parking and to the rear of the house is a detached garage (former cottage) with sliding up and over doors, concrete floors with electricity / alarm connected. To the side of the house foundations and services have been put in place for a studio / annex. Suitable for a variety of uses this would provide additional versatility to the accommodation.
The stunning gardens have been very well designed throughout with huge care and attention for structure' creating maximum impact versus low maintenance and provide wonderful colour and splendour throughout the year. The interestingly and well stocked borders contrast well with the different areas of the gardens. The flowering herbaceous borders have been under planted with a mass of spring bulbs. The gardens are a balance of formal and informal with individual rooms' contrasting well with the varying terraced levels.
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This is one of the most exciting opportunities I have seen in agency career, a wonderful and interesting house with versatile accommodation and the most spectacular garden with a lovely sunny orientation.Sebastian Hipwood