Striking Edwardian house with elegant proportions throughout over 4000 sq ft of accommodation, set in landscaped gardens measuring approximately 0.9 acres
Nately Towers is a fabulous Edwardian property, understood to have been built in the early 1900s offering immense character. This house has rare twin turreted towers, retains many original period features and is situated on a plot measuring just under an acre. There is Edwardian character throughout which includes wood paneling and period paneled doors to all rooms and classic cornicing and room proportions.
The entrance to Nately Towers is via a decorative period veranda with ornate cast iron pillars, and encaustic tiled flooring leading to an impressive double height entrance hall with a handsome staircase with turned mahogany banisters up to a galleried landing with high ceilings and feature hand-painted stained glass window. Off the entrance hall is a cloakroom with shower.
The drawing room follows the octagonal shape of the tower and features east and south aspect windows, and a decorative feature working fireplace. The dining room is equally characterful with an original bay window, feature mahogany fireplace and wood burner. The study similarly follows the shape of the second tower and has access into the conservatory. The conservatory has a quarry tile floor, is triple glazed with double French doors to terrace.
The family kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of wooden fitted units with a Corian worktop and a breakfast bar. Integrated appliances include a Gaggenau hob and oven, a Liebherr fridge freezer with wine cooler and ice maker and Neff oven, warming drawer and dishwasher. There is space for a 12 seater dining table set before a window with views of the garden and a part glazed rear door gives access to the terrace. Adjoining the kitchen is a utility room.
A secondary butler's staircase gives additional access to the first floor with spindle banisters and sash window. This staircase also gives access to the basement and cellar.
The basement is configured as an additional bedroom or integral annexe, with kitchenette, bathroom and walk in wardrobe/storage room.. This annexe also has its own front door. At the lower ground level there is a cellar set up with wine storage racks and an outside cloak room, accessed from the lower level garden.
On the first floor, the attractive galleried landing with period mahogany banisters. There are three double bedrooms, one en suite, two following the shape of the towers and all enjoying views out to the gardens surrounding the property. A further good size single bedroom with a tower window completes the first floor, along with a family bathroom. On the second floor is an additional bedroom with en suite bathroom and substantial inbuilt wardrobes used by the current owners as their principal bedroom.
Outside, Nately Towers is approached through an electric gated tarmac driveway offering parking for at least half a dozen cars and provides access to a double garage.
The property is surrounded by a large established garden divided into several distinct areas with lawns, herbaceous and shrub beds, wild flowers and woody area, and a well-established vegetable garden.
A terrace with fish pond offers ample space for a large table near the wall barbecue, and a separate fire pit for chilly evenings. Within the garden there is an Edwardian greenhouse and potting shed with power and water and a wood store.
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Striking Edwardian property with fabulous space inside and out.Clive Moon