Situated in a quiet picturesque semi-rural location and positioned in beautifully landscaped private grounds extending to approximately 1.214 acres, an outstanding 18th Century, Grade II listed country residence with extensive and flexible accommodation throughout. Superb views across Oulton Mill Pool, all weather tennis court, separate annex, electric gated entrance and double garage.
From our office on the High Street, Tarporley, continue up the High Street towards Chester. After passing Natwest Bank on the left hand side take the next right onto Forest Road. Proceed up Forest Road and at the brow of the hill turn right towards Portal Golf Club & Spa and then immediate left onto Sapling Lane. Continue down Sapling Lane and at the cross turn left onto Eaton Lane. Pass the former Red Lion Public House on your left hand side and take the next right turn onto Beech Lane. Follow the road passing the Millpool restaurant car park on the left hand side and the gated driveway entrance can be found shortly on the right.
Oulton is a quiet tranquil hamlet and is surrounded by popular semi-rural villages and houses its own mill pool.
Close by Little Budworth is a popular village that has its own public houses, church and picturesque country park ideal for both walkers and horse riders. Nearby is the well known Hollies Farm Shop which provides local produce, Oulton Park and Cheshire Polo Club.
Within two miles is the award winning village of Tarporley, renowned for its Historic High Street and 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 good 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 and both primary and secondary schools. There is easy access to the surrounding villages, motorway and railway networks, which give access to the north and south of the UK.
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.
Dining Hall5.7m (18'8) x 4.41m (14'6)
Exposed beams, exposed sandstone open fireplace with York stone hearth, window to front, wall light points, stairs to First Floor, understairs storage and radiator.
Low level WC, wall mounted washbasin, window to rear, radiator with radiator cover over and exposed beams.
Sitting Room4.03m (13'3) x 3.3m (10'10)
Exposed beams, built-in cupboards and shelving, double doors to rear, wall light points and radiator.
Drawing Room6.29m (20'8) x 4.99m (16'4)
Exposed stone fireplace with open fire, windows to side and rear, double doors to front and side, inset downlighters, wall light points, exposed beams and radiator with radiator cover over.
Open Plan Family Breakfast Kitchen
Kitchen Area4.58m (15'0) x 4.56m (15')
Natural stone tiled floor, fitted with a range of wall and base units comprising cupboards and drawers. Base units with granite worksurfaces over and tiled splashback, inset Belfast style sink unit with mixer tap, inset four oven Cream Aga with module and extractor mantle over, built-in dishwasher, built-in Neff oven, built-in micro-wave and built-in fridge/freezer and separate built-in freezer. Central island comprising cupboards and drawers with part Oak and part granite worksurfaces over and inset Neff four ring hob and built in wine cooler. Windows to front and side, inset downlighters, exposed beams and wall light points.
Family Breakfast Area3.85m (12'8) x 3.38m (11'1)
Natural stone tiled floor, feature fireplace, windows to side and rear, exposed beams, inset downlighters, built-in seating, radiator and door leading through into:-
Natural stone tiled floor, door to rear, inset downlighters and radiator.
Exposed beams, stairs to Second Floor, wall light points and radiators with radiator covers over.
Master Bedroom6.11m (20'1) x 4.55m (14'11)
Windows to front and side, inset downlighters, feature fireplace and radiator.
Fitted with a range of shelving and hanging, fitted dressing table with drawers, window to front and inset downlighters.
Low level WC, His and Hers vanity washbasins with mixer taps and marble worksurfaces/splashbacks, free-standing roll-top bath with mixer tap and shower head attachment, double shower with drencher head and separate wall mounted shower head over and fully tiled wall splashback, inset downlighters, window to rear and radiator.
Bedroom Two4.42m (14'6) x 3.93m (12'11)
Built-in wardrobes, window to front, inset downlighters and radiator.
Bedroom Three5m (16'5) x 2.97m (9'9)
Built-in wardrobes, window to side and radiator.
Low level WC, pedestal washbasin, panelled bath with mixer tap and separate shower head attachment, shower unit with drencher head and separate wall mounted shower head over and fully tiled wall splashback, exposed beams, inset downlighters, window to rear and radiator.
Exposed beams and leaded window to rear.
Bedroom Four5.67m (18'7) x 4.39m (14'5)
Window to side, exposed beams, inset downlighters, built-in wardrobe and radiator.
Bedroom Five/Occasional Sitting Room6.62m (21'9) x 4.52m (14'10)
Exposed beams, window to side and radiator.
Low level WC, pedestal washbasin, panelled bath with mixer tap, separate wall mounted shower head over and fully tiled wall splashback, inset downlighters, exposed beams, loft access, eaves storage, radiator, linen cupboard and window to side.
The property is set in established grounds extending to approximately 1.214 acres that are mainly laid to lawn with large paved sittings areas ideal for outside entertainment, planted borders with a variety of specimen shrubs/flowers and mature trees/hedged boundaries creating privacy.
Furthermore there is an all-weather tennis court and views across Oulton Mill Pool.
The house is served by two electronically gated entrances that open onto a golden gravelled driveway providing extensive parking which leads to:-
Tiled floor, stairs to First Floor, inset downlighters, radiator and door leading through into Double Garage.
Utility Room/Kitchenette3.78m (12'5) x 2.17m (7'1)
Fitted with a range of wall and base units comprising cupboards and drawers. Base units with woodblock work surfaces over and tiled splashback, inset stainless steel single bowl and drainer sink unit with mixer tap, space and plumbing for washing machine and separate dryer, space for fridge/freezer, window to side, inset downlighters, boiler cupboard and door leading through into:-
Tiled floor, low level WC, wall mounted corner washbasin with mixer tap and tiled splashback and inset downlighters.
Home Office/Occasional Bedroom9.38m (30'9) x 4.76m (15'7)
Eaves storage, windows to front, side and rear, double doors leading out onto Juliet Balcony to side, inset downlighters and radiators.
DOUBLE GARAGE6.14m (20'2) x 5.91m (19'5)
Electric up and over doors, windows to side, storage cupboards and understairs storage.
Cheshire West And Chester. Council Tax - Band G.
Freehold. Subject to verification by Vendor's Solicitor.
SERVICES (NOT TESTED)
We believe that mains water, electricity, Oil fired central heating and private drainage are connected.
Vacant possession upon completion.
Viewing strictly by appointment through the Agents.