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15 Grosvenor Street
A DISTINCTIVE COUNTRY HOUSE OF SIGNIFICANT CHARM AND CHARACTER, OCCUPYING A DELIGHTFUL RURAL POSITION - COMMANDING FAR REACHING VIEWS OVER THE CHESHIRE PLAIN TOWARD BEESTON - PLUS A LARGE DETACHED BARN WITH (LAPSED) PLANNING TO CONVERT. IMPRESIVE FORMAL GARDENS AND PADDOCK - IN ALL JUST UNDER 3 ACRES.
Positioned off a hedge lined leafy lane on the fringe of the highly regarded village of Marford, the sale of Hoseley House presents an opportunity to acquire on the areas most distinctive and desirable period homes. Standing within just under 3 acres, including beautifully landscaped gardens and a valuable and useful adjoining Paddock - the house commands genuinely spectacular views over pleasant open countryside across the Cheshire Plain towards Beeston/Peckforton and beyond on a clear day. Accessible from Marford are many important commercial centres including Wrexham, Liverpool and Manchester with the Historic City of Chester just 8 miles away.
Built in a most distinctive and appealing style, the house is genuinely individual and has many of his charming period features intact. Tall corniced ceilings, sash windows and panelled doors, combine well with good quality domestic fittings and a high standard of appointment and tasteful decor throughout. Arranged predominantly around an impressive Hallway and Landing, the versatile accommodation is warmed by a comprehensive oil fired heating system and offers living space (including the cellars over three levels) which lends itself extremely well to family occupation.
Hoseley House is approached through an impressive twin pillared entrance with timber gate with feature cross timber detailing, across a gravelled driveway which splits in front of a house to form a good sized parking/turning area. The gardens that adjoin Hoseley Lane have been extensively landscaped to include an impressive arrangement of boxed hedged enclosures with integral gravelled pathways, inset lawns, together with borders stocked with established shrubbery. The box hedging encompasses a delightful central three tier water feature with surrounding lawn and established shrubbery. Further box hedging continues around a pleasant side Orchard with established apple tree.
Positioned to the front of the house and predominating the garden landscaping is a magnificent mature Wellingtonia Tree. From the front driveway there are steps down to an attractive area of lawn enclosed by mature hedging and with mature shrubbery. Adjacent to the lawn there is a circular patio area which extends in the shape of a rectangle, providing ample space for outside furniture. The rectangular section of patio is elevated, taking in impressive views of the house, the formal gardens, paddock and enjoys delightful views over the adjoining countryside and beyond towards Beeston, Peckforton etc.
In addition there is a generous grass Paddock which forms an 'L' shape around the formal garden areas. The paddock has the benefit of access from Hoseley Lane and Park Lane.
Also from Park Lane double timber gates provide access into the rear courtyard area where there is ample vehicular parking and access to the garage and outbuildings.
In detail the accommodation comprises:
Original stone steps to feature arched doorway with dental detail and original panelled and glazed entrance door to:
Tiled floor with mat well and internal original glazed partition with dental detail and original panelled and glazed entrance door to:
Solid oak flooring, radiator, dado rail, ceiling cornice, feature display niche, impressive wide staircase with spindled mahogany balustrade. Further useful small storage cupboard beneath the stairs. Trap door to Cellar.
Low level wc, pedestal wash basin with tiled splashback and small single glazed window.
8.51m(27'11'') x 4.01m(13'2'') overall(and into bay)
Attractive large original angled bay window with fitted window seat, further original sash window to opposite elevation, two further original sash windows enjoying dramatic far reaching views over the adjoining countryside and beyond. Two radiators. Picture rail, six semi-recessed ceiling lights, four wall light points.
4.65m(15'3'') x 3.99m(13'1'')An adaptable room with solid oak flooring, ceiling cornice, radiator, dado rail, ceiling rose, original sash windows on two sides with attractive outlooks. Expressive exposed brick fireplace with matching hearth, inset Little Wenlock cast iron log burning stove and decorative oak surround. Television aerial point.
5.36m(17'7'') x 3.15m(10'4'')Fitted with an extensive range of hand painted units comprising eye level cupboards with matching base cupboards and drawers. Illuminated glass fronted display cupboards, open fronted display dresser with spice drawers, pull out larder cupboard, recess for tall refrigerator, solid granite working surfaces incorporating drainer and inset twin bowl stainless steel sinks with period style mixer tap. Ceramic tiled floor, built in Bosch stainless steel electric oven with four place ceramic hob and canopy type extractor hood above. Two original sash windows with attractive views of the front garden, one with a fitted window seat and space for breakfast table and chairs. Fitted oil fired two oven Aga (green). Radiator, five ceiling spot lights. Shaped opened doorway to:
3.40m(11'2'') x 4.88m(16'0'')Ceramic tiled floor, inset Living Flame gas fire, radiator, sash window overlooking the rear courtyard, fitted limed oak cupboard housing electricity consumer unit. Door to rear lobby, glazed double doors to:
6.27m(20'7'') x 3.07m(10'1'') overallWith ceramic tiled flooring, two wall light points, radiator, ceiling mounted fan. This delightful room provides an actual extension of the family room off the kitchen and enjoys lovely views of the landscaped front garden.
With solid oak flooring with inset mat well, fitted coat hooks, radiator and door to outside.
With picture rail, ceiling cornice, feature decorative ceiling rose, two wall light points, radiator in bespoke cover and original sash window.
Fitted modern white suite comprising enamelled Jacuzzi bath, pedestal wash basin, low level wc and bidet (gold plated fittings). Travertine walls and floor, separate shower enclosure with steam system and seat. Heated towel rail, radiator and window with obscure glass.
5.82m(19'1'') x 4.04m(13'3'')Television aerial point, two radiators in bespoke covers, picture rail, twin decorative ceiling roses, two sash windows to front with pleasant views over the gardens and paddock. Further large original sash window enjoying dramatic far reaching views over the adjoining open countryside and beyond towards Beeston, Peckforton etc. This room also has a pedestal wash basin, two further wall light points and fitted glass shelving.
4.37m(14'4'') x 3.86m(12'8'')With radiator, pedestal wash basin, two original sash windows with attractive views over the landscaped gardens. Picture rail, two semi-recessed spot lights and two wall light points.
4.01m(13'2'') x 3.58m(11'9'')Wall mounted wash basin, strip light/shaver socket, picture rail, two recessed spotlights, radiator, corner shower enclosure, large original sash window enjoying dramatic far reaching views over the adjoining countryside and beyond towards Beeston, Peckforton etc.
4.85m(15'11'') x 3.35m(11'0'')With two radiators, original sash window to side enjoying attractive views of the landscaped gardens, television aerial point, further sash window to rear, three semi-recessed spot lights and built in airing and cylinder cupboard housing lagged hot water. Bedroom four is accessed via a sizeable Dressing Room (off the main landing).
3.38m(11'1'') x 3.15m(10'4'')With timber effect laminate flooring, picture rail, radiator, original sash window with attractive views over the landscaped gardens, built in double wardrobe providing both hanging and storage space, closet style wardrobe arrangement along one wall with extensive hanging and storage space, concealed with sliding mirror fronted doors.
From Bedroom four a doorway leads through to:
Which provides access to:
2.31m(7'7'') x 1.19m(3'11'')Radiator, sash window to rear, built in storage cupboard, excellent range of fitted units comprising eye level cupboards with matching base cupboards and drawers, laminated working surface with inset circular bowl sink and mixer tap, dresser style display unit with plate rack and adjacent open ended display unit.
From the Inner Landing, second staircase leads down to:
With radiator and door to outside. Door to:
With panelled bath with electric shower over, pedestal wash basin with low level wc. Radiator, small internal window.
(Accessed from trap door in Entrance Hall)
Central walkway with access to two separate cellar chambers.
3.89m(12'9'') x 3.81m(12'6'')With radiator and windows (6'4 head height).
3.40m(11'2'') x 3.86m(12'8'')Free standing oil fired central heating boiler, door to rear courtyard.
This rendered and slate two storey outbuilding has a Single storey Garage outrigger.
5.08m(16'8'') x 4.27m(14'0'')With sliding timber doors, electric light and power.
5.11m(16'9'') x 2.51m(8'3'')With sliding timber doors, electric light and power. Door to:
4.85m(15'11'') x 3.76m(12'4'')With electric light and power.
6.20m(20'4'') x 3.84m(12'7'')With door to outside. Matching first floor section (not accessible).
The outbuilding also has a lockable leanto garden store. This adaptable building offers potential for a variety of uses in terms of Home Office, Games Room etc., or could be converted to provide ancillary accommodation to accommodate a dependant relative etc.
Further rendered and slate small section of outbuilding providing garden storage, kennelling/dog run.
This further single storey rendered Detached Outbuilding provides:
With quarry tiled floor, door to:
With space and plumbing connections for washing machine and door through to:
With low level wc.
4.90m(16'1'') x 3.78m(12'5'')With two radiators, window to rear and windows on two sides. Telephone point, electric light and power.
IN ADDITION TO HOSELEY HOUSE AND ITS 2.947 ACRES (1.192 HECTARES)
Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected. Oil fired central heating.
(None of the services have been tested. Wright Manley can therefore provide no guarantee).
The Tenure is understood to be freehold but this detail has not been confirmed from the Title Deeds. Vacant possession upon completion.
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