A truly outstanding country home with 6543 sq ft of exemplary styled accommodation.
Tedstone House is an exemplary country home occupying a private position within the quiet and highly-regarded village of Tedstone Delamere. Formerly part of the Tedstone Court Estate, this outstanding Oast House was converted approximately 20 years ago and now affords 6543 sq ft of stylish living space.
A fine example of vernacular architecture, the property has a plethora of original features together with an abundance of character, warmth and natural charm. The interiors are truly outstanding, the open-plan layout, a constant throughout the house, lends itself to a relaxed and informal lifestyle with large and light rooms.
Entered by way of a double-height reception hall, the accommodation flows beautifully. With an embarrassment of riches, each room is immaculately tailored and shows to an exacting standard. The bespoke kitchen is outstanding, equipped with a full complement of units together with Miele appliances, AGA, granite worktops and a highly attractive polished limestone floor. In addition there is a formal dining room, a fitted study with a range of polished wood shelving and cupboards, a cloakroom, and a utility room. The breakfast room / sitting room is of great attraction, with French doors opening to the rear courtyard it leads to a highly versatile studio / family room, which supports the ability to work from home.
Adjacent to the studio, across the courtyard, is a quite remarkable games room, a unique space with exposed ceiling beams and an inset burning stove, ideal for large social gatherings and family occasions alike , it has the added benefit of a fitted bar with seating area.
The drawing room is one of many focal points with a magnificent Inglenook fireplace and inset burning stove. Stairs lead directly to a guest suite with a double-height ceiling and a well-appointed en suite. The wine cellar/room is set within the circular oast house, it has a striking central display with fitted storage capability throughout.
The first floor mirrors the ground floor in its style, size and grandeur. The principal suite is furnished with a highly attractive en suite bathroom together with a large walk-in, fully fitted dressing room. Bedroom three and four are served by an outstanding family bathroom which includes a roll top bath and marble finish.
The property is accessed via electric wrought iron gates that open onto a sweeping drive that leads to the main entrance. The low-maintenance gardens have been cleverly designed and lend themselves to light-touch upkeep. The front is principally laid to lawn, complemented by established hedging and herbaceous borders. The rear courtyard is particularly striking, walled with expansive areas of stone paviors, gravel beds and box hedging.
Adjacent to the property is a paddock, pond and an area of wild garden, in all totalling 7.65 acres. There is a three car secure garage plus a substantial store / outbuilding to the side of the paddock which provides useful storage capability.
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If I was to imagine the perfect country home, Tedstone House would be it. A truly remarkable home: uber-stylish, highly spacious with a wonderful feel.Phil BatesProperty agent