Dating back to 1851 this substantial, detached family home offers spacious accommodation with extensive cellars and versatile adjoining coach house
This truly attractive, Victorian detached house is situated in the sought after Bowdon conservation area. Positioned in a quiet cul de sac, Vine House truly stands out. Built in the extremely attractive Stamford Brick the property boasts well over 6000sqft of versatile living accommodation with extensive cellars. Currently the cellar space offers a large fitted laundry room and media room. The traditional wine store must also be mentioned. The property also benefits from an additional coach house wing. The coach house adjoins the main house by the fabulous family room extension. This offers versatile living space for those with dependent relatives or of course live in staff members.
Vine House is a substantial family home with a true feeling of period and modern day living combined. Upon entering the property through wrought iron electric gates, the block paved driveway allows parking for numerous vehicles. The front gardens are well mature with large, wide planted borders and a variety of trees providing privacy.
One is welcomed by a traditional double front door leading to a spacious inner porch. The stained glass front door opens to a stunning wide hallway. One cannot help but notice the high ceilings and original cornicing- a true feeling of opulence. The hallway leads one to two grand reception rooms. The formal sitting room is warmed by an open fire with feature marble surround, patio doors lead onto raised terrace steps, a truly stunning outlook. The drawing room has feature wood panelling and stunning sash windows to the front elevation, the open fire has an attractive stone surround, completing the accommodation is a cosy snug, warmed by a wood burner.
The handmade Martin Moore kitchen is a country style, in keeping with this delightful period home. There is the benefit of integrated appliances, attractive Aga and free standing butchers block with feature black granite work surfaces. A window behind the Kohler Belfast sink enjoys a striking view across the gardens. Off the kitchen is a spacious entertaining area, ideal for dining and modern day living with fabulous windows and patio doors onto the terrace and garden areas.
The principal bedroom suite is extremely spacious with fitted Smallbone wardrobe space. The large bay window and further dual aspect windows fill the room with light. The 5 piece bathroom suite is modern in style with a rainfall shower and TV. The true benefit of a property of this calibre is the space on offer, the wide landing leads one to a further bedroom. The high ceilings and large windows allow maximum light. A four piece family bathroom suite and two further bedrooms, one with en suite complete the main house accommodation.
The attractive Coach House adjoins the main house, there is a separate front entrance door via the pretty courtyard garden area. This space is extremely versatile, it offers well proportioned, self-contained living for dependents or staff with the benefit of a bespoke fitted office space, fully fitted kitchen, two bedrooms, large sitting area with feature coach windows and a spacious bathroom suite. The modern sitting room has a feature glass floor and doors onto a terrace area, a lovely spot for al fresco entertaining.
Externally the garden is of particular note, it is well manicured offering a range of trees, feature arch way, original brick wall, hedgerows and wide stocked borders. Patio areas provide a lovely area for entertaining or of course enjoying the sunny, private aspect.
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A true piece of history with a fabulous back storyEllis McQueen