Northwich Road, Cranage, CW4 8HL | Property for sale | Savills
2,686 sq ft(249.54 sq m)
Guide price £1,200,000

Northwich RoadCranage, CW4 8HL

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in May 2023
  • Detached double garage
  • Large gated driveway providing off road parking for numerous vehicles
  • Fabulous views onto the paddock and woodland to the rear
  • Outbuilding previously used as three stables
  • Scope to extend subject to planning

Detached, characterful four bedroom home with paddock and woodland sat in just over seven acres. Huge scope to extend (subject to planning).

About this property

  • Silver Birches is an attractive and characterful family home built in Cheshire brick. It is well positioned in a rural yet convenient location with easy access to motorway networks yet on the doorstep of fabulous walks in the local countryside.

    The spacious reception hall offers a warm welcome. Double doors open to the dining room which is to the front elevation and offers plenty of space for entertaining. The sitting room is very well proportioned with a feature open fireplace and large sliding patio doors onto the South facing gardens. The good sized family room links to the kitchen and also benefits from doors onto the gardens. The kitchen has a wide range of wall, drawer and base units with integrated appliances, a 4-ring gas hob and a large window looking onto the attractive gardens, paddock and woodland beyond. Off the kitchen is a useful fitted utility room with space for appliances and an external rear door. Completing the downstairs accommodation is a good-sized bedroom to the front elevation, a high-quality modern shower room and a study. This space is extremely versatile and could be used for dependent relatives or incorporated into the main living accommodation.

    The first floor accommodation is well proportioned. A spacious open landing overlooks the reception hall and is currently used as a second study area. The principal bedroom is to the rear elevation enjoying the fabulous views. There are two further bedrooms of ample proportion all served by a family bathroom. The contemporary bathroom suite is high quality and modern in style with Villeroy and Boch fittings.

    The property is accessed from the road through wrought iron gates leading to a large gravel driveway which wraps around the property to the detached double garage. This has an electric up and over door and is supplied with power, water and light. The large driveway provides off road parking for numerous vehicles. To the front the property is set back from the road with an attractive front garden. The large formal rear gardens are extremely well maintained with a feature terrace area to enjoy the south facing aspect. There is a huge variety of plants, trees and shrubs with well stocked borders offering a very private and relaxing setting. The gardens extend to the paddock which is currently let out for sheep grazing, and the woodland area beyond completes the seven acres on offer. Finally, there is a free-standing outbuilding to the rear of the garage, previously used as 3 pony stables.

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A great house for entertaining both indoors and outdoors as well as being suited to horse lovers

Jamie CarterProperty agent

Local information

  • Cranage is a rural village situated on the outskirts of Knutsford and Holmes Chapel. The surrounding countryside is amongst Cheshire's finest and offers exceptional walking and dining at popular gastro pubs such as the Vicarage and Three Greyhounds.
  • The property has ease of access to excellent educational facilities with a great selection of schools in the state and private sector. Lower Peover, Goostrey and Holmes Chapel have extremely popular primary schools. The Grange School at Hartford, King's School Macclesfield and Terra Nova School are all within striking distance, with Sir John Dean's for 6th form education. Most private schools in the area provide coach transport as does Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School.
  • Communications has always been one of the prime attractions of the area, with easy access to the M6 and M56 linking to the North-West's commercial centres, Manchester International Airport and the city centre. The M6 motorway is accessible at Holmes Chapel (Junction 18) and Knutsford (Junction 19). Knutsford, Goostrey and Holmes Chapel train stations have a regular service to Manchester, Stockport and Crewe, linking to the main West Coast line for London. There are very few properties combining such a captivating setting with such excellent communication links.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating: D
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: G