Situated in a quiet and sought after location with outstanding views across the Cheshire countryside a charming and extended detached period family home with character and flexible accommodation throughout. Private landscaped grounds, tree-lined sweeping driveway, paddocks and two double garages.
Note:- There is further land available for separate negotiation.
From the office on the High Street proceed in the direction of Chester. At the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto the A49. Proceed for a short distance down the hill into Cotebrook passing the Alvanley Arms public house on the right hand side. Continue to the traffic lights passing the Fox & Barrel public house on the right. At the traffic lights turn right and take a left hand turn onto Clay Lane. Proceed to the crossroads and continue straight onto Cinder Hill. Take the next right onto Foxwist Green where the property will be clearly identified by a Hinchliffe Holmes 'For Sale' board.
Whitegate is a picturesque village nestled in a valley and is renowned for the Village Green and Maypole which is viewed against the background of the Church and with the Village School adjacent and thatched cottages opposite. There is the Vale Royal Abbey Golf Course and the renowned Plough Inn at opposite ends of the village with wonderful walks within woodland and lakes, this is a convenient location and a rural idyll, with a strong friendly village community.
Within 12 minutes drive is the award winning village of Tarporley, which is renowned for its Historic High Street which is located approximately 12 miles from Chester and offers a superb range of amenities including fashion boutiques, art galleries, DIY, florists, butcher, hairdressers, chemist, hospital, petrol station and other general stores. There is also a range of pleasant restaurants and public houses, which complete the thriving village. Additionally Tarporley has the added benefit of two highly regarded Golf courses. Tarporley has its own two churches, primary school and secondary school with OUTSTANDING ofsted reports.
Although a rural village, Whitegate provides convenient access to major commercial centres within the North West of England and Manchester and Liverpool International Airports. The motorway network is accessible via the M6 from the A556 nearby in Sandiway and north via the A49 to the M56. Additional amenities can be found nearby in the neighbouring village of Hartford where there is a main line railway station (Crewe - Liverpool) with services to London and with Greenbank and Sandiway stations on the Altrincham to Chester line.
Private schooling is available at The Grange School in Hartford and there are well performing Schools in the area as well as Sir John Deane's 6th Form College and Mid Cheshire College of Further Education with centres in Hartford and Winsford.
IN FURTHER DETAILS THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:-
Please note that we have not checked any of the appliances or the central heating system included in the sale (if any). All prospective purchasers should satisfy themselves on this point prior to entering the contract.
On approach to the property keep left and enter into the grounds.
The room arrangement, arrangement of the grounds/gardens and access are such to afford considerable privacy from the adjacent property.
Entrance Hall5.74m (18'10) Max x 3.35m (11') Max
Stone flooring, exposed beams, exposed brick, wall light points, stairs to First Floor, understairs storage, large cloaks cupboard (2.84m (9'4) x 1.32m (4'4)) and radiator.
Separate WC1.78m (5'10) x 1.52m (5')
Stone flooring, low level WC, pedestal washbasin, storage cupboard, window to side and exposed beams.
Utility Room2.59m (8'6) x 1.73m (5'8)
Stone flooring, window to side, space and plumbing for washing machine and separate dryer, exposed beams and radiator.
Bedroom Five/Reception Room4.83m (15'10) Max x 4.75m (15'7) Max
Wooden flooring, exposed beams, exposed brick, windows to front and sides, wall light points and radiator.
Open Plan Reception Rooms
Sitting Room4.78m (15'8) x 3.61m (11'10)
Accessed via opening from Entrance Hall.
Exposed sandstone fireplace, with inset double sided multi-fuel burning stove, leaded stained-glass windows to front, exposed beams, inset downlighters and radiators.
Dining Hall4.8m (15'9) Max x 4.65m (15'3) Max
Sandstone fireplace with double sided multi-fuel burning stove, exposed beams, wall light points, leaded stained-glass window to front, stairs to First Floor and radiator.
Family Room4.47m (14'8) x 2.36m (7'9) Max
Windows to rear with views across the Cheshire countryside, double doors to rear, exposed beams and radiator.
Main Entrance Porch1.3m (4'3) x 1.12m (3'8)
Accessed via Dining Hall.
Tiled floor and windows to side.
Study2.36m (7'9) x 2.18m (7'2)
Accessed via Dining Hall.
Window to rear and radiator.
Drawing Room4.9m (16'1) x 4.55m (14'11)
Accessed via Dining Hall.
Leaded stained-glass windows to front and rear with views across the Cheshire countryside, exposed beams, exposed sandstone open fireplace and radiators.
Snug2.74m (9') x 2.62m (8'7)
Windows to front, side and rear, door to side, exposed beams and radiator.
Open Plan Breakfast Kitchen Garden Room
Breakfast Kitchen8.74m (28'8) Max x 3.23m (10'7) Max
Accessed via Entrance Hall and Sitting Room.
Stone flooring, fitted with a range of wall and base units comprising cupboards and drawers. Base units with Corian worksurfaces over and splash back, inset single bowl sink unit with mixer tap, inset five gas ring 'Rangemaster' cooker with stainless steel 'Rangemaster' extractor hood over, built-in micro-wave, built-in dishwasher, space and plumbing for American style fridge/freezer, windows to side and rear, wall light points, inset downlighters and floor to ceiling radiator.
Garden Room4.34m (14'3) Max x 2.97m (9'9) Max
Wooden flooring, exposed beams, windows to side and rear with views across the Cheshire countryside, double doors to side, Velux windows to sides and radiator.
Accessed via staircase from Dining Hall.
Master Bedroom Suite
Bedroom One4.93m (16'2) x 4.9m (16'1)
Windows to front and rear with views across the Cheshire countryside, exposed beams, built-in wardrobes and radiator.
Dressing Room2.79m (9'2) x 2.11m (6'11)
Windows to side and rear, exposed beams and radiator.
En-suite Shower Room2.31m (7'7) Max x 1.73m (5'8) Max
Tiled floor, tiled walls, low level WC, corner wall mounted contemporary washbasin with waterfall mixer tap, walk-in shower with drencher head over and separate wall mounted shower head attachment, exposed beams and window to front.
Bedroom Three4.8m (15'9) x 3.91m (12'10)
Exposed beams, windows to front and rear, built-in wardrobes and radiator.
Door leading into:-
Bathroom3.58m (11'9) x 3.2m (10'6)
Tiled floor, tiled walls, low level WC, wall mounted contemporary bowl washbasin with waterfall mixer tap, free-standing contemporary slipper bath with waterfall mixer tap and separate shower head attachment, walk-in shower with drencher head over and separate shower head attachment, Velux window to rear, exposed beams, wall mounted heated towel rail and eaves storage.
Door leading to:-
Accessed via staircase from Entrance Hall.
Velux window to front, window to rear, wall light points, exposed beams, exposed brick and radiator.
Bedroom Two4.83m (15'10) Max x 4.7m (15'5) Into bay
Bay window to front, windows to side, exposed beams and radiators.
Bedroom Four3.68m (12'1) Into wardrobes x 3.23m (10'7)
Window to side, built-in wardrobes, exposed beams and radiator.
Shower Room2.62m (8'7) x 1.78m (5'10)
Low level WC, pedestal washbasin, shower unit with wall mounted shower head over and tiled splash back, Velux window to side, exposed beams and wall mounted heated towel rail.
Standing in 3.5 acres of mature landscaped gardens and paddocks to three sides of the house which are mainly laid to lawn with planted flower beds, trees and views over Whitegate.
There is a further 2 acres available by separate negotiation.
Detached Garage Block And Garden Store Above
Double Garage One5.69m (18'8) x 4.75m (15'7)
Double doors to the front.
Double Garage Two5.56m (18'3) x 4.75m (15'7)
Double doors to the front.
First Floor Garden Store
The First Floor area extends over both double garages. There is potential use as a games room or other use subject to necessary planning permissions.
Cheshire West And Chester.
Freehold. Subject to verification by Vendor's Solicitor.
SERVICES (NOT TESTED)
We believe that mains water, electricity, Oil fired central heating and septic tank drainage are connected.
No tests have been made of mains services, heating systems or associated appliances and neither has confirmation been obtained from the statutory bodies of the presence of these services. We cannot therefore confirm that they are in working order and any prospective purchaser is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.
Vacant possession upon completion.
Viewing strictly by appointment through the Agents.