Reception Rooms: 4 | Bedrooms: 5 | Bathrooms: 4
A DELIGHTFUL, 5 BED VICTORIAN RESIDENCE IN approx 1 ACRE WITHIN A SEMI-RURAL AREA YET WITHIN EASY REACH OF ALL AMENITIES. The Firs is a magnificent period house, extensively restored & which offers excellent accommodation over 2 floors having a wealth of features including oak wall panelling, tapestry work fireplaces, deep Victorian style windows coupled with more contemporary improvements including a magnificent orangery & stunning kitchen/breakfast room. Briefly it comprises; reception hall, living/dining room, sitting room, snug/study, open plan kitchen/breakfast room & orangery, utility room & other ground floor ancillary rooms. To the first floor there are 5 bedrooms, the master having en-suite & dressing room. Further Jack 'n' Jill en-suite, family bathroom & additional shower room. Outside is an extensive lawned garden enjoying a southerly aspect, cobbled and tarmac driveway/hardstanding for good parking. Gas central heating. Early viewing recommended.
The Firs is a most attractive Victorian family home which offers a splendid mixture of period and contemporary style living following a careful scheme of updating and improvements which have been carried out in recent times. With accommodation over 2 floors it features deep Victorian style windows, high ceilings, deep skirting boards, oak panelling to some internal walls, magnificent oak staircase and fireplace incorporating unique tapestry work. On the contemporary side, the property enjoys a superb orangery style family room which joins the openplan superbly fitted kitchen/breakfast room. All the bedrooms are of excellent proportions & are well served by a total of 4 bath/shower rooms/en-suite facilities.
Enjoying a semi-rural location the property is still convenient for a range of amenities including local shops available at the village of Willaston or Little Sutton with more comprehensive facilities available at Chester, Liverpool or Cheshire Oaks Retail Outlet Village. School & recreational facilities are well catered for in the area & the property is well placed for commuting into the major commercial centres of the region. Catchment for Childer Thornton Primary School.
Panelled front door with outside coach light gives access to:
With tiled floor, window to front & internal door leading to;
20'0 x 7'10 max (6.10m x 2.39m max)
With tiled floor, feature oak panelling to walls, window to front, period style radiator.
14'9 x 10'8 (4.50m x 3.25m)
Two windows overlooking gardens, radiator, feature oak panelling to walls to half height. Range of built-in oak fronted cupboards. Recess housing 'JOTUL' log burner with oak overmantel incorporating 'period' tapestry .
20'6 x 13'8 max (6.25m x 4.17m max)
Deep bay window, two period style radiators, superb open grate fireplace with oak surround and 'period' tapestry above.
21'0 x 15'0 max (6.40m x 4.57m max)
Wide bay window incorporating double opening French doors leading to gardens, light oak flooring, fireplace housing 'JOTUL' log burner. Radiator.
26'6 x 14'6 approx (8.08m x 4.42m appro x)
Being split level having an excellent range of wall and base units with soft close feature & complementary white stone worktops with matching central island. Wide recess housing gas fired four oven 'Aga'. Integrated twin fridges & freezer. Integrated dishwasher. Light oak flooring, two windows & two radiators. Fireplace with recess housing 'JOTUL' log burner. Large walk-in pantry. Door leading to rear porch.
25'0 x 13'0 approx (7.62m x 3.96m appro x)
Having superb tinted glazed Atrium roof, double glazed windows overlooking the gardens with further double opening French doors leading onto the sun patio. Two radiators, light oak flooring.
Having radiator and giving access to the wine store & the following rooms.
Having cloaks storage area with washbasin and further door leading into wc with wash basin and wc. Radiator. Light oak flooring and further external door to rear.
Housing twin 'Vaillant' gas fired boilers and hot water cylinder.
11'7 x 9'8 max (3.53m x 2.95m max)
With a range of units with complementary solid wood worktop, housing and plumbing for washing machine, space for other appliances, radiator, window.
From the main hall a magnificent staircase with oak spindled banister & with matching newel posts & balustrading, oak panelling to walls, rises to:
Having two windows, matching balustrading & radiator.
15'0 x 14'10 max (4.57m x 4.52m max)
Two windows, radiator, door to en-suite/dressing room.
15'0 x 12'0 max (4.57m x 3.66m max)
Having two windows, feature freestanding claw foot bath, twin wash basin/vanity units, push button flush wc, radiator.
17'0 x 13'10 (5.18m x 4.22m)
Two windows, radiator, door to Jack 'n' Jill en-suite.
12'0 x 4'0 max (3.66m x 1.22m max)
Tiled shower area with sliding glazed screen, wash basin, wc. Tall towel radiator. Window. Doors to bedrooms two & three.
18'0 x 9'6 max (5.49m x 2.90m max)
Two windows, radiator, door to Jack 'n' Jill en-suite.
13'5 x 11'6 max (4.09m x 3.51m max)
Window overlooking gardens, radiator.
9'4 x 8'4 max (2.84m x 2.54m max)
9'10 x 5'0 max (3.00m x 1.52m max)
Tiled and glazed shower cubicle, wash basin, wc, radiator & two windows.
11'0 x 8'0 max (3.35m x 2.44m max)
Having freestanding claw foot bath, wash basin, wc, tiled & glazed shower cubicle, towel radiator, tiling to walls & floor. Window.
The Firs occupies a plot which extends to approximately 1 acre in total & includes an extensive lawned garden, sun patio enjoying a south westerly aspect, mature flower beds with a variety of flowers, shrubs & trees.
The property is approached from School Lane via an initially shared wide driveway giving access to remote controlled electrically operated wrought iron gates providing access to a cobbled hardstanding providing off road parking for several cars & further driveway extending to the side of the property leading to a further cobbled rear courtyard providing further parking if required.
Through agents on 0151 339 9090 / 357 4040
Floor plans for identification only, not to scale. All measurements are approx.
Mon to Fri 9 to 5.30
Sat 9 to 3.30
Sun 12 to 4.00
From agents Little Sutton office travelling along the main Chester Road (A41) in the direction of Wirral. Pass Burleydam Garden Centre on the left & turn left into School Lane. Continue past Orchard Lane on the left and The Firs is a short way along on the right..
345 Chester Road,
Cheshire. CH66 3RG
Tel: 0151 339 9090