Approaching the property, the gated entrance and the high hedges along the boundaries provide both privacy and a sense of seclusion. The sweeping gravel driveway leads to the first double garage with electric doors and off-road parking for numerous cars. The landscaped garden has extensive lawns with brick edged raised flower beds, a water fountain and lamp posts in both front and rear.
Entering by the tile hung entrance porch, there are oak double doors opening into a large porch with traditional stone flooring and windows on each side together with an internal window. This leads to the main entrance hall with oak floorboards, which continue into the sitting room. The stairs are ahead, sitting room is to the left and further ahead is the cloakroom then the kitchen which also opens into the formal dining room with family room and study leading off from here. The sitting room is an impressive room running from the front to the rear of the house with large windows and double doors opening onto the rear terrace. In addition to the oak flooring, there are oak beams and a magnificent inglenook fireplace with a canopied wood burner and an oak bressumer beam and flagstone hearth. The kitchen/breakfast room overlooks the rear garden and opens onto the rear terrace. It is a spacious room currently with a table and four chairs. It has dark granite work surfaces providing an effective contrast to the white wall and base units which are on three sides providing excellent storage. There is a Franke sink below a large window onto the garden. There is a built in Neff microwave, space for an American style rangemaster fridge/freezer and rangemaster cooker. The kitchen leads onto the formal dining room which can easily accommodate a dining room table for 8 or more guests. Again, there are period features including oak beams, an inglenook fireplace with a grate for an open fire within a brick-built surround and with an oak bressumer beam and a flagstone hearth. Beyond the dining room and to the right is the family room which is light and airy with three sets of windows and double doors to the terrace. Further on is the study which also enjoys an outlook over the rear garden.
Moving upstairs the spacious landing also incorporates triple cupboards one of which is the airing cupboard and the other two are laundry cupboards. The master suite is to the left and comprises of a generously proportioned double room which is dual aspect and over looks the rear garden. There is an adjacent dressing room which has fitted wardrobes, drawers and dressing table across three sides of the room with the en-suite beyond that. The en-suite shower room has a particularly luxurious walk in shower, white twin sinks, floating vanity units below, bidet and WC together with a chrome ladder style radiator. On the opposite side of the house and along the corridor guest suite which has a double bedroom with built in fitted wardrobes, drawers and dressing table. It is a delightful triple aspect room with sliding doors opening onto a balcony and stairs down to the garden. The en-suite has a white suite comprising of a white bath, wash hand basin, bidet and WC. There are four further bedrooms of which one is a double and the other three singles with built in wardrobes and drawers. The family bathroom has a white suite comprising of a bath with shower above, wash hand basin and WC.
The gated entrance and the high edges along the boundaries provide privacy and a sense of seclusion. The landscaped gardens stand within a plot of approximately 1.8 acres (tbv) and the first of the two double garages is to the left-hand side of the front garden at the end of the sweeping gravel driveway. The driveway continues past the house and beyond the outbuildings a second double garage situated to the rear of the house. There are six outbuildings comprising of a fully equipped outside kitchen which is to the rear of the first garage and has an area of decking adjacent which is ideal for entertaining. Moving along there is a laundry room, a spacious summer house, a sauna, a workshop and log store. The gardens are beautifully landscaped with extensive lawns, well stocked flower borders, established shrubs, trees and specimen items. The rear garden has a further area of decking with steps and a gravel driveway winding along. The fabulous tree house makes an excellent vantage point too!