A BEAUTIFUL REFURBISHED DETACHED COTTAGE WHICH HAS BEEN FEATURED IN POPULAR LIFESTYLE MAGAZINES!
SITTING ON A LARGE PLOT WITH GARDENS TO THE FRONT AND SIDE!
A BASEMENT LEVEL GARAGE WHICH COULD BE FURTHER DEVELOPED SUBJECT TO PERMISSIONS!
MANY ORIGINAL FEATURES INCLUDING EXPOSED BEAMS AND WALLS!
CLOSE TO POPULAR AMENITIES, WELL REGARDED SCHOOLS AND THE CITY OF CHESTER LESS THAN 20 MINUTES AWAY!
DO NOT MISS OUT - VIEWING HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!
A HOME WITH UNIQUE CHARACTER - A WALK IN WOW FACTOR! Carefully refurbished by the current vendors to an exceptional standard, this detached home is enhanced by traditional features cleverly blended with a contemporary & most elegant interior as featured in Ideal Home & Style at Home magazines. Dating back to around 1850, this property is drenched in natural light & is the ideal choice for the modern day family. Well positioned on a generous plot, Stonecroft is delightfully rural yet anything but remote with exceptional local amenities nearby. Within catchment area of well regarded schools, close to motorway links, beautiful rolling countryside & the city of Chester around a 15/20 minute car journey away, an early viewing is truly needed to fully appreciate all this chocolate box has to offer. The solid oak external door welcomes you in to the recently added porch with underfloor heating and cloaks area from which the principal rooms can be accessed and include, snug with exposed beams, column radiator & exposed walls, lounge with exposed walls and beams, utility room & a beautiful country kitchen which is simply the hub of this home, with reclaimed Welsh slate flooring & french doors leading out to the garden. The first floor briefly benefits from two double bedrooms full of charm & an on-trend family bathroom. The second floor presents a stylish double bedroom with stairs rising to a recently modernised en suite with access to walk in eaves storage which could be further developed subject to permissions. Outside to the front there is a large driveway providing plentiful parking and lawn areas. From the side you can access the basement level garage, which could be further developed subject to permissions. The side and rear gardens offer a surprise around each corner mainly laid to lawn with mature shrubs and trees and a good sized raised decked area ideal for those seeking an al fresco lifestyle. Beautiful, original homes in idylicc settings do not enter the market often, therefore we recommend an early inspection to avoid dissapointment!
Entrance - Enter via solid oak cottage style door, through into;
Porch - Fully tiled flooring with under-floor heating. Windows to both side elevations. Fitted bench seating. Recessed spotlighting. Through into;
Hallway - Original tiled flooring. Stairs rising to split level. Exposed wooden ceiling beams. Alarm console. Recessed spotlighting.
Lounge - (17' 0'' x 13' 0'' (5.18m x 3.96m)) - Measurements taken into original bay window to front elevation. Two windows to side elevation. Oak-engineered flooring. Wall-mounted television point. Column radiator. Open fireplace with original oak lintel. Exposed stone feature wall. Exposed wooden ceiling beams.
Snug - (15' 8'' x 11' 7'' (4.77m x 3.53m)) - Oak-engineered flooring. Window to front elevation. Column radiator. Integrated storage cupboard with shelving. Generous under-stairs storage cupboard. Wall-mounted television point. Exposed stone feature wall. Exposed wooden ceiling beams. Electric log burner, with original oak lintel.
Kitchen/Diner - (24' 5'' x 13' 2'' (7.44m x 4.01m)) - Reclaimed Welsh slate flooring throughout. Window to side elevation. Double-opening French doors to front elevation leading out to rear garden. Radiator. Exposed stone chimney breast with electric log burner, and original lintel. Comprising a range of free-standing wall, base and drawer units, to include; double sink with mixer-tap, Kenwood six-ring gas range with fitted extractor hood above, and tiling to all splash-back areas. Recessed spotlighting.
Utility Room - (8' 5'' x 7' 0'' (2.56m x 2.13m)) - Reclaimed Welsh slate flooring throughout. Window to side elevation. UPVC exterior door to front elevation leading to rear garden. Radiator. Space and plumbing for washing machine and dryer. Recessed spotlighting. Walk-in pantry with shelving and recessed spotlighting.
First Split Landing - Exposed wooden ceiling beams. Recessed spotlighting. Skylight to rear elevation.
Bedroom One - (10' 6'' x 9' 6'' (3.20m x 2.89m)) - Stripped pine flooring. Window to rear elevation. Column radiator.
Bedroom Two - (11' 6'' x 10' 9'' (3.50m x 3.27m)) - Window to rear elevation. Column radiator. Generous integrated storage cupboard.
Family Bathroom - (7' 2'' x 6' 3'' (2.18m x 1.90m)) - Fully tiled flooring and walls. Frosted window to rear elevation. Chrome-heated ladder-style towel rail. Comprising a three-piece bathroom suite, to include; low-flush WC, wall-mounted wash-hand basin with mixer-tap, and tiled bath with integrated mixer-tap.
First Floor Landing - Exposed stone wall. Two double-opening integrated wardrobes. Exposed wooden ceiling beams.
Bedroom Three - (15' 7'' x 9' 4'' (4.75m x 2.84m)) - Stripped pine flooring. Window to side elevation. Window to front elevation with window seat. Column radiator. Exposed stone feature wall. Exposed wooden ceiling beams. Recessed spotlighting. Open fireplace with original lintel.
Master Bedroom - (15' 9'' x 11' 11'' (4.80m x 3.63m)) - Stripped pine flooring throughout. Window to front elevation with window seat. Column radiator. Exposed stone feature wall. Exposed wooden ceiling beams. Recessed spotlighting. Integrated wardrobe and further integrated storage cupboard. Hand-made wooden staircase into;
Master Ensuite Bathroom - (14' 9'' x 3' 2'' (4.49m x 0.96m)) - Laminate flooring. Fully tiled walls. Skylight to rear elevation. Benefiting from walk-in shower enclosure with mains shower, low-flush WC and wall-mounted wash-hand basin with mixer-tap. Recessed spotlighting. Extractor fan. Complete with two separate eves storage rooms (12,08 x 4,10) and (12,10 x 5,05).
Exterior - To the front of the property the garden is mainly laid to lawn with a paved walkway down the centre with mature trees and hedges either side. The path leads to a paved patio area to the front of the property with gated access to the rear garden. Gated access up the right side of the property. Gated access to the road. There is a generous gravel driveway offering ample off-road parking for multiple vehicles. To the side of the property there is an integral basement level garage accessible via double doors to the side elevation.
To the rear, the garden is mainly laid to lawn with partially rais
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