A substantial country residence set in pretty gardens with far reaching views, tennis court and swimming pool.
Manor Farm House is an impressive period residence set in open countryside close to Binfield village. Dating from the 17th century with later additions this is a flexible family home with ample space for entertaining with a magnificent outlook from the majority of rooms. With scope for some updating, the house offers enormous potential and opportunity. It has a wealth of period features including a number of open fireplaces, high ceilings and picture rails in the elegant Victorian rooms. In the older areas of the house there are beamed walls and ceilings.
The ground floor features a spacious reception hall. Drawing room with superb double aspect views, high ceiling, feature fireplace and French doors opening onto the garden terrace. Dining room with front facing views, high ceiling and ornate feature fireplace with marble mantle. Family room with painted panelled walls, beamed ceiling and exposed brick inglenook fireplace. Sitting room with beamed ceiling, garden views and open fireplace. Conservatory with panoramic views over the garden and the countryside beyond. Kitchen with a fitted units, garden view, Aga and space for breakfast seating. Utility room with laundry plumbing and direct outside access, pantry with storage units and shelving and a cloakroom.
On the first floor, there is a master bedroom with pitched ceiling with exposed beams and wonderful open fireplace. Next to this is bedroom six, currently used as a dressing room, which leads into the spacious bathroom with separate shower and vanity sink. Bedroom two is a spacious double aspect room with high ceiling and built-in wardrobes. Four further well-proportioned bedrooms. Family bathroom with separate shower and a cloakroom.
On the second floor, there is a further bedroom and a store room.
The outbuildings consist of a double garage, two store rooms and a detached cottage used as garaging and stabling which offers potential for conversion to an annexe (subject to the necessary planning consents).
The property is entered via electric gates onto a sweeping carriage driveway. The house sits well within its grounds with the gardens to the front principally laid to lawn with mature trees and feature beds creating a striking first impression. To the rear of the property the pretty gardens are surrounded by open country side with two paved sun terraces providing the perfect space to enjoy al fresco' entertaining. The heated outdoor swimming pool with surrounding terrace and enclosed tennis court provide additional facilities for enjoying the outdoors. At the end of the garden is the cottage, currently used for stables and garaging, which offers potential for conversion to a character annexe (subject to the necessary planning consents).
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This is a delightful property with great charm. The perfect forever country home.Fiona Copeman