Charming country home of character set within wonderful gardens and grounds with a swimming pool and tennis court.
Lake House is a charming family home dating from the 1930s with later additions. The property is well proportioned, and presented to high standard with the accommodation providing flexible living. A real feature are the wonderful established gardens which provide privacy and are planted for year round interest. Within the grounds is a swimming pool, summerhouse, tennis court and a number of sheds. Of particular note is the location being adjacent to the reservoir and having views towards the water from the first floor.
Salient points include:- Solid oak front door, oak flooring, large lead light hardwood double glazed windows throughout and cast iron radiators.
The drawing room and sitting room both have fireplaces, with a wood burning stove set within the inglenook fireplace in the sitting room. The dining room is double aspect with doors to the side garden, and is currently being used as a study.
The kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of bespoke wall and base units and has an oil fired Aga, dishwasher and space for further appliances. This room has a roof light and opens to the spacious garden room, which has attractive views and direct access to the garden.
Arranged over the first floor are five bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master bedroom is served by an en suite shower room. All the bedrooms have attractive views.
To the front of the property is a gated driveway providing ample parking.
The detached garage has power and light connected and is currently being used as a games room.
The gardens and grounds are a wonderful feature of the property, with a formal garden around the house with a Yorkstone terrace, a part walled kitchen garden, a swimming pool area with summerhouse and paddock area where the tennis court is located.
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I've always loved this part of our district, with amazing bird watching, walks and nature reserve on the doorstep, yet just a 10 minute drive to the town and station!David Johnston