Property Sold in Whitegate £749,500

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Situated in a sought after quiet location with outstanding views across the Cheshire countryside a fully re-furbished and extended detached family home with character and flexible accommodation throughout. Private landscaped grounds, tree-lined sweeping driveway and detached triple garage. Note:- There is further land available for separate negotiation.

Key Features

  • 4 Reception Rooms
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms

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Foxwist Stables, Foxwist Green, Whitegate [Sold]

Situated in a sought after quiet location with outstanding views across the Cheshire countryside a fully re-furbished and extended detached family home with character and flexible accommodation throughout. Private landscaped grounds, tree-lined sweeping driveway and detached triple garage.

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.


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 right 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 Hall

As you enter this spacious Entrance Hall with lofty beamed ceiling your eyes are drawn immediately to the attractive hardwood turned staircase. The hallway opens out to the Dining Room beyond with French windows affording access to the courtyard style rear walled garden.

Opening into:-

Dining Room

4.67m (15'4) x 4.06m (13'4)

With Oak flooring and French windows to the rear Courtyard garden.

Study (Occasional Bedroom Five)

3.99m (13'1) x 2.64m (8'8)

With a window and French windows to the front aspect giving access to the garden and patio. Attractive Oak flooring.


5.18m (17') x 4.11m (13'6)

With a feature brick fireplace with open grate and windows to front and side aspects including a French window to the garden (with views over the valley and Whitegate village). Oak flooring and beamed ceiling.

Family Room

5.05m (16'7) x 4.8m (15'9)

With Oak flooring and a feature fireplace with open grate and two glazed external doors to the rear and side gardens with extensive views. Beamed ceiling.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

6.1m (20') x 4.8m (15'9)

Accessed via Entrance Hall.

With windows to three sides giving views over the driveway and French windows opening to the rear courtyard style garden and patio. Wall and base cupboards to three walls with Oak work tops and feature central island with granite work top. Integrated appliances include a dual fuel 'Rangemaster' cooking range with gas hob and electric ovens, large two door 'Amerian' style fridge with water and ice dispensers and freezer section, 'Bosch' dishwaster, ceramic sink unit, wine fridge in the central island and separate wine racks. Rustic slate flooring and downlights to ceiling.



Bedroom One

6.35m (20'10) x 4.8m (15'9)

Providng a spacious, distinctive split level room with upper level having a box bay window with views over the valley and Whitegate village whilst the lower level provides a Sitting/Dressing Area with feature circular window.

En-suite Shower Room

With shower and glass screen, WC and wash basin.

Bedroom Two

4.9m (16'1) x 2.67m (8'9) Plus entrance recess and window recess

With window to three sides offering panormaic views and catching the morning sun.

En-suite Shower Room

With shower, WC and wash basin.

Bedroom Three

4.98m (16'4) x 3.2m (10'6) Plus entry recess

With large feature window to the gable and separate window to front aspect, with attractive rural views. Fitted wardrobes with limed pine pitched ceiling.

En-suite Bathroom

Bath with shower over, WC and wash basin.

Bedroom Four

3.28m (10'9) x 3m (9'10)

With window to rear aspect.

Family Bathroom

With bath with shower over, WC and wash basin, attractive limed wood ceiling and window to rear aspect.



Standing in gardens to three sides of the house with a walled garden in courtyard style with lawn and patio to the west, a lawned garden with ornamental trees and views over Whitegate to the north as well as a 1.5 acre paddock. To the east there is a large open grassed area with potential for a further small paddock.

There is a further land available by separate negotiation.

Detached Triple Garage Block And Garden Store Above

Double Garage

5.74m (18'10) x 4.8m (15'9)

With wooden double doors to the front.

Single Garage

5.74m (18'10) x 2.54m (8'4)

With door to front.

First Floor Garden Store

The first floor area over the garages has access via an external staircase and potential as a games room or other use subject to necessary planning permissions.


Cheshire West And Chester.


Freehold. Subject to verification by Vendor's Solicitor.


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.




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