An impressive country home set in extensive grounds and paddock land nestling on the fringe of this desirable village.
A lovely detached country home offering in the region of 5,787 sq ft of versatile accommodation designed by award winning architect John Morris. The current owners have sympathetically extended and re-modelled this property with a no expense spared programme. The property nestles on the fringe of this pretty village within landscaped gardens which extend into paddocks, in total the property stands in about 2.64 acres.
The property is beautifully appointed throughout combining some of the original elements of the property with more contemporary additions to include cedar cladding, CCTV with remote access, sonos system to all living rooms, underfloor heating to the ground floor, premium Porcelanosa bathroom suites and tiling to name a few.
Ground floor - This wonderful property is accessed via a oak front entrance door with double glazed side panels into the entrance vestibule. An entrance that really sets the scene opening up to the full height of the gable, oak flooring, fitted cloaks cupboards with sliding doors and concealed pocket doors opening to the hub of the property.
Open plan living / dining kitchen, a stunning room with a dual aspect enjoying countryside views to the rear.
Wide strip oak flooring, paneling to feature wall, generous full height sliding doors leading out onto the rear sun terrace. The kitchen area boasts a bespoke fitted kitchen with a range of Miele appliances to include double oven, steam oven, microwave and two warming drawers. An island unit with breakfast bar, quartz worksurface, induction hob with extractor, integrated fridge and freezer. Dining area with double glazed window to the front and side elevations.
Downstairs cloaks/ shower room, low level WC, wash hand basin, double glazed window to the front and shower enclosure.
Walk in pantry with shelving.
Utility room, base units, sink unit, plumbing for washer, double glazed window and door to the rear.
Games room, a dual aspect room with double glazed windows and doors to the front and rear elevations, vaulted ceiling, a great versatile room. Steps giving access to:
Principal bedroom suite. Dressing room, double glazed window to the front, vaulted ceiling and a range of fitted Sliderobe wardrobes and island storage unit.
En suite bathroom, free standing bath, twin wash hand basins and a generous shower area, feature tiling to the walls and floor.
Bedroom, vaulted ceiling, double glazed windows to the side and rear elevation with wonderful countryside views.
From the landing area a flight of stairs lead down to the lower ground floor gym / entertainment room. Again a versatile room with fitted bar area, double glazed sliding doors leading onto the sun terrace. A useful kitchenette leads off, access to additional cloaks with WC and access to the garage.
Inner lobby from the open plan living dining kitchen, feature floating staircase to the first floor and doors leading off to:
Family room / snug, double glazed window and door to the side and further double glazed corner window.
Sitting room, dual aspect with double glazed windows to the front and side, oak flooring, fitted cabinets and multi fuel burner.
Home office / study, double glazed windows to three elevations allow natural light to flood in, bespoke fitted oak office furniture and French doors to the side elevation.
First floor - Gallery landing looking down into the entrance vestibule. Doors leading off to:
Bedroom 2, double glazed windows to the front and side elevations, walk in dressing room /wardrobe and en suite shower room.
Family bathroom, free standing bath, low level WC, shower enclosure and wash hand basin. Double glazed window to the side and feature tiling.
Bedroom 3, double glazed windows to the front and side, fitted wardrobes and en suite shower room.
Bedroom 4, double glazed window to the rear, fitted wardrobes and en suite shower room.
Bedroom 5, double glazed window to the rear and walk in dressing area.
Outside - twin remote security gates open onto a generous limestone block paved driveway which provides car standing for numerous vehicles leading to the garage which has a remote roller door, power and light, dog wash shower and access to the plant room. Plant room, houses the hot water cylinder and air source heat pump equipment. The garden to the front have deep and well stocked borders with a variety of mature trees, shrubs and yew tree borders. A lawned area to the side leads round to the rear gardens.
A magnificent sun terrace runs across the full width of the property on two levels with outdoor lighting and sound system. A real feature is the clear water pond with a glass sphere. This is a fantastic outdoor entertaining area. To the rear and side of the property are the paddocks and the whole plot is about 2.64 acres.
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I love every aspect, from the village location affording country views, to the bespoke and detailed finish of this truly wonderful family home.Ian Marriott