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Spacious country house with indepedent apartment EUR497,369

Plot Size
7,606 m²
Agency Ref Number
Property Ref: CIC-2760 
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Spacious country house with indepedent apartment

A stunning 18th century former Master's House set in magnificent park-like gardens affording complete privacy.

Arranged over 3 floors, the accommodation provides flexibility. As well as a master suite, huge drawing Room, cloistered dining room, sitting room and 5 further bedrooms, there is a self-contained apartment. Outside the park-like grounds are approached via a gated and tree-lined drive and there is a 12m x 6m swimming pool.

The huge, almost baronial drawing room with gallery and stone fireplace is the main feature of the ground floor with 2 sets of glazed doors leading to the grounds.Another door leads to a hall giving access to the guest suite, a further bedroom, cellar and the self-contained apartment which has a bedroom with en-suite shower room and separate sitting room with kitchen area that has French doors to grounds.

The main entrance with iron-studded front foor leads to The cloistered dining room which is open-plan to the sitting room which features a stone fireplace and in turn leads to the gallery. The kitchen is accessed from the sitting room and there is a door with stone steps leading to the gardens. The master bedroom is accessed from both the gallery and the dining room< and has an en-suite shower room. There is also a cloakroom.

A turning staircase leads to the first floor landing, off which are two bedrooms and a bathroom. There is also a huge room where beams restrict
some of the height in places but this room has a dressing area / nursery room and en-suite bathroom

The celebrated Turner Prize winning artist, Richard Long stayed at the property. Whilst there, he composed an original artwork on the wall of the sitting room.

The park-like grounds extend to nearly 2 acres (7600sqm) and offer easy maintenance and are mainly laid to level lawns punctuated with inset flowerbeds being well-stocked with a variety of shrubs, plants and specimen trees.

The 12m x 6m in-ground swimming pool with built-in steps is situated in a secluded corner and is surrounded by a terrace for sunbathing.

There is also a covered outside kitchen with barbecue and stone fireplace,perfect for al-fresco dining and entertaining.

There is a Barn (10m x 10m) in excellent condition with French doors. Further barn used as wood-store and separate bread oven


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