A charming and substantial country house together with ancillary accommodation situated in a delightful, rural yet very accessible location.
Old Timbers is an attractive and fascinating family house in a stunning rural setting.
The elevations of brick and render are partially relieved by tile hanging under a pitched tiled roof. The house has light and well-proportioned accommodation arranged over both ground, first and second floors. Adjacent to the property is an extensive courtyard with parking framed on one side by the detached cottage. There is also extensive garaging and a large pool complex.
The accommodation at Old Timbers is full of character. The impressive entrance hall with a magnificent staircase to the first floor gallery creates an immediate impression. The principle reception rooms enjoys views over the gardens and surrounding farmland. There are exposed timbers and some very impressive fireplaces including a lovely Inglenook.
Owl Cottage, which sits at right angles to Old Timbers forms great ancillary accommodation and could be used to provide a holiday let or consulting rooms (subject to any necessary consents that are needed).
The EPC rating for this property is ‘G’
The property is approached by an impressive drive which culminates in a courtyard framed by the house, Owl Cottage, the pool house and garaging.
The pool house is substantial and comprises of a swimming pool with Jacuzzi, with doors opening on to the garden, a gym, shower and sauna.
The gardens are a delight and principally laid to law and interspersed with a variety of shrubs, specimen plants and both young and mature trees. There are a series of garden ponds which are a lovely feature, a shady terrace area, a paddock, a further area of orchard and an all weather and floodlit tennis court.
• Impressive entrance hall, galleried landing, cloakroom, utility room
• Drawing room, dining room, study, office
• Large kitchen/breakfast room
• Master bedroom with en-suite dressing room and bathroom, six further bedrooms (two with en-suite)
• Secondary accommodation in cottage with sitting room, conservatory, kitchen, two bedrooms, bathroom
• Extensive garaging, detached pool complex with gym, shower and sauna
• Tennis court
• Approximately 7.6 acres
Lot Acres: 7.6