Historic eight bed home

An eight bedroomed detached property with three reception rooms and extensive gardens set on approximately one and three quarters of an acre is a superb Home of Distinction.

Wednesday, 25th February 2015, 8:26 am
Matshead House, Brock Side, Bilsborrow

Nestling in a secluded and tranquil location Matshead House, Brock Side, Bilsborrow, dates back to the 1730s and is a former mill owner’s estate with a long sweeping driveway leading up to the main house. On the ground floor the accommodation briefly comprises entrance hall, cloakroom, under stair storage, utility room, lounge, drawing room, formal dining room, dining kitchen, rear porch and conservatory.

On the first floor are four bedrooms, two benefiting from Jack and Jill en-suite, and a family bathroom. On the second floor are a further four bedrooms and a three piece shower room. Externally the property has extensive gardens surrounding the property and lead down to the River Brock. The entrance hall leads to the cloakroom and lounge which has a stone fireplace with open fire and exposed beams. The drawing room has an ornate marble fireplace with open fire and original servant bells. The formal dining room has a coal effect gas living flame fire in an Adam surround.

The dining kitchen boasts a range of fitted wall and base unit including glass display cabinets, complimentary work surface incorporating one and a half sink in white, tiled splash backs, mid electric oven, built in microwave, electric hob with extractor over, dishwasher point, space for a fridge, coal effect gas living stove fire with cast iron surround and stone flag base. The conservatory has patio doors leading to the garden.

On the first floor the master and second bedrooms have built in fitted wardrobes and original cast iron fireplace feature. There is the third and fourth bedroom and three piece family bathroom. On the second floor there are four more bedrooms and a three piece shower room. Outside there is an orchard with fruit trees and the south facing garden is mainly laid to lawn with planted borders. There is also a double garage and west facing garden leading down to the River Brock.

LOCATION: Matshead House, Brock Side, Bilsborrow.

LAYOUT: Impressive eight bed detached home with three reception rooms, extensive gardens, dining kitchen, conservatory, double garage.

MAIN ROOM SIZES: Lounge 14’5 x 14’0, drawing room 20’11 x 12’7, dining kitchen 23’7 x 13’11, conservatory 11’5 x 11’0, master bedroom 12’9 x 12’9.

OUTSTANDING FEATURES: Tranquil location and superb gardens.

PRICE: £675,000.

AGENT: Reeds Rains 01995 506006