This stunning detached barn conversion is a rural monument, its red Cheshire brick complements the surroundings and forms a facade which is both attractive and imposing in equal measure. Within is well-proportioned accommodation presented to the very highest of standards. This home sits on a substantial plot of over 5 acres and offers landscaped private gardens, extensive parking, an electric gated entrance and garaging.
From our office in Tarporley proceed in the direction of Chester. At the roundabout take the second exit and continue on the A51. In a short distance you will pass through the hamlet of Clotton passing the Bulls Head Public House on the left hand side. Proceed through the next hamlet of Duddon and continue until reaching Tarvin roundabout. Take the first exit and proceed to the traffic lights. Turn right onto Barrow Lane passing the Stamford Bridge Public House on the left hand side and continue into the village. In a short diastase turn right into Lampits Lane and then left onto Village Road. At the triangle via left onto Barnhouse Lane and continue through the country lanes for approximately 0.7 of a mile where you will locate the properties gated entrance on the right hand side.
The property occupies a tranquil position in the rural village of Great Barrow being 4 miles to the east of Chester. The village offers an attractive church, pub and shop with a more comprehensive range of services close by in Chester including supermarkets and the outlet village at Cheshire Oaks. There is a well regarded primary school in the village which is a designated partner school to Christleton High School which is the nearby state school and is OFSTED rated outstanding and has a daily bus service from Barrow. There is also an excellent selection of private schools in and around Chester including Abbeygate College and the Kings and Queens Schools. There is a village playing field, cricket club plus several golf courses in the locality at Waverton and Vicars Cross. There is horse racing at Chester, Bangor on Dee and Aintree. Little Budworth offers polo and motor racing at Oulton Park. With regards to transport the property provides fantastic links to the north west and beyond by both road, rail and aeroplane. There are two international airports within commuting distance they being Manchester International and Liverpool John Lennon airport, whilst the comprehensive road network includes links to the M53, M6, M56, A483, A55 and A49. There are railway stations in Chester, Frodsham and Crewe which run on a variety of lines and link to an impressive range of commercial locations.
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.
Entrance Hall5.59m (18'4) Max x 5.13m (16'10) Max
Wood effect tiled flooring with underfloor heating, staircase to First Floor with Oak treads, Oak balustrade and contemporary spindles, bespoke painted cloaks cupboard, inset downlighters, feature panelled walls, Oak stable door to rear, inset downlighters and double sided contemporary log burner with stone surround.
Separate WC1.6m (5'3) x 1.22m (4')
Wood effect tiled flooring with underfloor heating, high level WC, wall mounted wash basin, half tiled walls, wall light point, inset downlighters and heated towel radiator.
Utility Room3.94m (12'11) x 2.36m (7'9) Max
Wood effect tiled flooring with underfloor heating, fitted with a range of bespoke painted wall and base units comprising cupboards, base units with wood block work surfaces over, inset Belfast style sink unit with mixer tap, space and plumbing for washing machine and separate dryer, fitted shelving and broom cupboard, window to rear and inset downlighters.
Lounge/Dining Room7.95m (26'1) x 5.13m (16'10)
Accessed via glazed doors from Entrance Hall.
Underfloor heating, floor to ceiling windows to rear, window to front, bi-folding doors to side, wall light points, inset downlighters, double sided contemporary log burner with stone surround.
Open Plan Family Breakfast Dining Kitchen
Accessed via double glazed doors from Entrance Hall.
Wood effect tiled flooring with underfloor heating, fitted with a bespoke range of painted wall and base units comprising cupboards and drawers, base units with granite work surfaces over and granite splashback, inset Belfast double bowl sink unit with mixer hose tap and Quooker tap, inset five induction hob with mantel extractor over, built-in combi microwave oven, built-in fridge, built-in freezer, built-in dishwasher, central island comprising cupboards and drawers with granite work surfaces over, inset single bowl sink unit with mixer tap, inset downlighters, inset speakers, windows to front and rear, bi-fold doors to rear, wall light points and wood burning stove with granite hearth.
Breakfast Kitchen Area5.11m (16'9) x 4.83m (15'10)
Family Dining Area5.11m (16'9) x 3.63m (11'11)
Oak balustrade, newel posts and contemporary spindles, Velux windows to front, inset downlighters and radiators.
Bedroom One8.81m (28'11) Max x 5.13m (16'10) Max
Window to rear, Juliette balcony to side, inset downlighters, vaulted ceiling and radiators.
Fitted with bespoke painted wardrobes, Velux window to front and inset downlighters.
En-suite Shower Room3.38m (11'1) Max x 2.11m (6'11)
Tiled floor, low level WC, bespoke vanity washbasin with marble work surface over, His and Hers washbasins and mixer taps, Velux window to rear, wall light points, inset downlighters, walk-in double shower with drencher head, separate wall mounted shower head over and fully tiled wall splashback and wall mounted heated towel radiator.
Bedroom Two4.75m (15'7) Max x 3.3m (10'10)
Door to side with contemporary steps leading to outside, Velux window to rear, inset downlighters, loft access, inset downlighters and wall mounted floor to ceiling radiator.
En-suite Shower Room2.01m (6'7) x 1.7m (5'7)
Tiled floor, low level WC, wall mounted washbasin with mixer tap, panelled wall, double shower with drencher head over and fully tiled wall splashback, wall light points, window to front, inset downlighters and wall mounted heated towel radiator.
Bedroom Three4.57m (15') x 2.82m (9'3)
Window to rear, loft access with pull down ladder, inset downlighters, radiator and bespoke painted fitted wardrobes.
Bedroom Four4.01m (13'2) x 2.79m (9'2)
Window to rear, inset downlighters and radiator.
Bedroom Five3.96m (13') x 2.21m (7'3)
Window to rear, inset downlighters and wall mounted floor to ceiling radiator.
Family Bathroom4.9m (16'1) x 1.7m (5'7)
Tiled floor, half tiled walls, low level WC, bespoke painted vanity wash basin with granite work surface over, inset sink unit and mixer tap, free-standing roll-tap bath with mixer tap and separate shower head attachment, walk-in shower with drencher head over and fully tiled wall splashback, wall light points, inset downlighters, Velux windows to front and heated towel radiators.
An electric gated driveway offers access onto the substantial wrap around plot which in total offers over 5 acres. The driveway leads directly to the front elevation where there is generous parking and access can be made into the garages by virtue of up and over doors. A paved pathway leads across the front offering access to the front door and via the side elevation into the rear garden.
To the rear there is a large Indian stone patio which offers exceptional space to enjoy the tranquil and idyllic surrounds. This then leads onto the formal lawn which is fully enclosed and bordered with mature shrubs and bushes.
Detached Double Garage5.48m (18') x 5.39m (17'8)
Electric up and over door, light and power.
Garden Store4.33m (14'2) x 3.91m (12'10)
Double doors to front.
Boiler Room3.91m (12'10) Max x 2.16m (7'1) Max
Double doors to front.
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 with Anytronics Home Automated Lighting System, bio-mass central heating, MVHR air recovery system, solar panels and private drainage are connected.
Vacant possession upon completion.
Viewing strictly by appointment through the Agents.