A magnificent Grade II Listed period three storey home dating back in parts to circa 1840 and re-modelled in 1886 by Watson Fothergill.
St. Andrews House has been lovingly restored by the current vendor, breathing life back into this wonderful home . It has many original features , including decorative cornicing, cast iron radiators and original fireplaces to name just a few.
The construction is of red brick, with blue brick and plain tile roofs that are gabled and hipped. To the left elevation is a two storey round tourelle with a spire and finial which is a classic Watson Fothergill feature.
Ground floor - An open porch giving access through to the reception hall where there is a quarry tiled floor and door to - Snug which has sash window to the front elevation with fitted shutters, oak strip floor, stone fireplace surround with inset log burner.
Downstairs cloaks, low level WC, wash hand basin, towel radiator, tiled floor and stained glass window to the side elevation.
Home office/study with feature wood floor, window to the front elevation with shutters, oriel window to the side and a built in storage cupboard.
Inner hallway with a mix of tiled and flagstone flooring with underfloor heating, communications cupboard and feature stone spiral staircase.
Sitting room with two sash windows to the side elevation, marble fireplace surround with inset log burner, tourelle window to the front elevation.
Dining room, three sash windows forming the bay with shutters, wood strip flooring, working fireplace and useful built in cupboard.
Kitchen a bespoke fitted kitchen with base and wall units, quarry tiled flooring with underfloor heating, sash window to the side elevation with shutters, original floor to ceiling built in storage cupboard, range cooker with cooker hood above, granite work surfaces, integrated dishwasher, plumbing for American fridge freezer and access to utility room where there is plumbing for a washer, sash window and stainless steel sink unit.
Breakfast room with door to the courtyard, sash window, feature curved wall, cupboard housing gas boiler and door to the cellars.
Cellars with feature spiral staircase to the basement where there is a log store, wine cellar, gym area, further store room a very useful addition to the property.
First floor with arch window to the rear elevation and feature chandelier light. Landing with stairs to second floor and doors leading off to:
Bedroom 2 with three sash windows forming the bay, feature fireplace surround with cast iron inset and tiled side slips and built in cupboard. En suite shower room with feature stained glass window to the side elevation, wash hand basin, low level WC and shower enclosure/wet area.
Bedroom 4 with sash window to the side elevation.
Family bathroom with stained glass window to the side elevation, feature historic stone bath, WC, pedestal wash hand basin, corner shower cubicle.
Bedroom 3 with sash window to side elevation, feature fire place surround and wood strip flooring.
Principal bedroom with tourelle window to the front and side elevations, further sash window to the side and feature marble fireplace surround. En suite bathroom with corner shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, bidet, double ended bath, sash window to the front and towel radiator.
Stairs to the second floor / potential apartment - Bedroom 5/ living room with a feature fireplace surround with cast iron inset and three windows forming the bay.
Bedroom 6 with sash window to the rear elevation.
Bedroom 7 with sash window to the front elevation, feature fireplace surround with cast iron inset.
Bedroom 8 with window to the side elevation.
Shower room with low level WC, shower cubicle, towel radiator, pedestal wash hand basin, skylight and tiled floor.
Breakfast kitchen with base and wall units with work surface incorporating enamel sink unit, two sash windows to the side elevation, four ring electric hob, electric oven, plumbing for washer, combination boiler and cooker hood.
Outside - The property is approached via twin security gates giving access to the driveway/courtyard area with car parking for numerous vehicles, flower borders and access to the coach house. Coach house with roller doors opening to the double garage/entertaining space with feature bare face brick walling and power & light.
Kitchenette with base unit, radiator and wall mounted gas boiler. Wet room with low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and shower area.
Stairs to the first floor where there is entertaining room/ office with exposed timbers, radiator and doors opening onto sun terrace/decked area with stairs leading down into the courtyard.
Main gardens are accessed through a useful garden/ bike store and are laid to lawn, a variety of trees and shrubs and a generous patio area.
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I love the attention to detail in the architecture, the spiral stone staircase is simply stunning.Ian Marriott