An imposing country residence, situated within this exclusive estate & occupying superb landscaped gardens, within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Willington Manor is an imposing country property built in an Edwardian style in 1999, finished to a high standard and specification, situated in a prestigious gated estate with beautiful park-like grounds, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Approached via a tree-lined private road, the property benefits from a high degree of privacy and seclusion. Internally, the house has been well maintained by the current original owners, with excellently proportioned accommodation featuring high ceilings throughout and providing both formal and informal living. Salient points include contemporary kitchen, bath / shower rooms, oak flooring to the reception hall, dining and sitting rooms, sash-style windows. The stunning, established gardens are a particular feature of the property and in total amount to about 2.5 acres.
Double entrance doors lead to an impressive reception hall with imperial staircase and octagonal gallery above.
The triple aspect drawing room is a light and well-proportioned room with high ceilings and enjoying a view of the gardens. It features a stone fireplace with gas fire inset, fitted cupboards, two deep bay windows and French doors leading to the terrace.
Further reception rooms include the sitting room with deep bay window, with views to the front of the property, fitted shelving and cupboards, a dining room with garden views and access to a walk-in wine store and a study/snug which also enjoys views over the delightful gardens.
The stylish kitchen/breakfast room comprises a comprehensive range of wall and base cupboards and integral appliances. The breakfast area incorporates a bar-level table for informal dining. Adjoining the kitchen/breakfast room is an octagonal garden room with vaulted conical ceiling and which offers space for informal dining. From the garden room there are lovely garden views to two aspects and French
doors leading to the terrace.
There is adjoining utility/boot room with side access to the garden.
A cloakroom, storage room and coat cupboard complete the ground floor.
The imperial landing affords excellent garden views and is a bright and airy space.
The spacious principal suite comprises a double aspect bedroom with views towards the London skyline, a dressing room with fitted wardrobes and stylishly appointed en suite bathroom with walk-in shower and a beautiful freestanding feature bath.
Arranged over the remainder of the first floor are four further bedrooms. Three enjoy en suite facilities and built-in storage, whilst the fourth has a walk-in dressing room and also has plumbing in place for an en suite shower room.
To the second floor there is a superb suite of rooms comprising a hobby/games room of excellent proportions, a double aspect bedroom and en suite bathroom. There is access to generous loft storage spaces from both rooms. Together the rooms would make an excellent guest suite.
Gardens & Grounds
Willington Manor is approached via an electrically operated five bar gate over a brick paved drive flanked on either side by manicured lawns interspersed with mature beds and framed with attractive park railings. The driveway culminates in a circular area providing parking for several cars and which leads to the detached triple garage to one side. There is access to the rear garden via both sides of the property.
The established and secluded south-facing gardens to the rear are a superb feature of the property having been extensively landscaped, incorporating a wide stone terrace spanning the width of the property and extending round to one side, perfect for al fresco entertaining. From the terrace, a large expanse of lawn leads to curved flower and shrub beds including mature rhododendron. Sleeper steps lead up to a further level lawn which is interspersed with mature trees and shrubs. Immediately to the rear of the garden boundary is an additional area of land. Combined with the gardens, the total acreage is approaching about 2.5 acres.
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The views, the space and the exquisite gardens are just three features of this superb houseDavid JohnstonProperty agent