Outstanding manor house on the edge of a sought after rural Surrey village
As you approach this Grade II Listed Regency Manor House, its mellowed Bargate stone elevations with brick quoins and beautiful carved oak door indicate his grand heritage. A plaque above the entrance dates the property to 1824 with the words 'Mighty Fortress' spelt out in Welsh. Walking into the entrance hall panelled walls guide you into the magnificent reception hall which spans along the front of the house offering wonderful views of the grounds. The hall is indicative of the rooms that lead of it being exceptionally light and, despite its expansive proportions, retaining a wonderful warm and welcoming feel.
The formal drawing room is entered via double oak doors and offers elegance with a fabulously ornate ceiling cornice and windows on two sides. In addition there are panelled walls and an impressive open fireplace. In the bay window there are discreet French windows leading out to a terrace that overlooks the mature gardens. A further set of carved oak doors lead you into the beautiful dining room. Ideal for entertaining, with an open fire, stone surround and polished wooden mantel, this is a grand room with elegance that enhances its myriad of features. There is also a framed garden view via the French doors to the rear and a door leads out to the hallway with a further door opening to the family kitchen.
The family kitchen adds a hint of modernity to this wonderful home. A abundance of fitted cabinets offer plenty of storage along with integrated appliances, a scullery and two pantries. The ground floor accommodation is further enhanced by a sitting room, a cinema room, guest WC and a further lobby offering access to a self contained first floor annexe.
First Floor Accommodation
An impressive, sweeping staircase ascends to the first floor landing passing a charming set of internal windows and mirror.
The luxurious master suite incorporates a stunning bay window that overlooks the grounds with a large dressing room with box window to front and an en-suite bathroom. There are three further beautifully presented bedrooms that are serviced by two bathrooms.
The Manor House offers further accommodation that is flexible for a growing family or additional space for live in staff.
The Annexe is either accessed from its own private entrance or via the main house, allowing it to be incorporated with the rest of the property should the new owner so require. It is a excellent apartment space with a fabulous panelled room currently used as a study with wet bar/kitchenette, occasional bedroom and bathroom
There is a further detached property that includes a bedroom, bathroom, kitchen and charming sitting room with wood-burner.
The grounds surround the house on all sides with extensive south and west facing gardens approaching four acres, landscaped as lawn with carefully designed terraces, floral pathways and woodland walks. There is a pretty lake to the front of the house further setting the scene of the village manor house. Parking is provided on the front gravelled drive and within attached garages.
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'To the Manor Born' - grandeur and elegance within this incredibly convenient rural Surrey villageClive Moon