A FINE ARTS AND CRAFTS HOUSE SET IN DELIGHTFUL GARDENS
THE PROPERTY Cotebrook House is a magnificent Arts and Crafts house built in the style of CFA Voysey, the well-known English architect and textile designer. It is an handsome thatched property in a prominent position approached by a long sweeping drive leading to the rear of the house. The front door opens into an impressive reception hall providing access to the main reception rooms. These include an elegant drawing room with a fireplace and a door from a rectangular bay to a veranda. The adjoining sitting room and dining room also have access to the garden via French doors. At the western end of the house is a kitchen/breakfast room with a range of fitted storage units, a utility room and a snug. There is a wine cellar and a side hall with back stairs to the first floor and a door to the garden.
The main staircase rises from the reception hall to a half landing with a cloakroom off and stairs continue to the main landing serving the bedrooms. There are seven bedrooms in all, including two with access onto the balcony, each of which with fitted wardrobes, and five bathrooms (three ensuite). The total internal area is around 6,000 sq ft.
The house is set in delightful landscaped gardens laid to lawn with fully stocked borders.
A right of way will be retained by the vendors along the route of the existing drive.
Cotebrook is only a short drive away from the Georgian High Street of Tarporley - one of Cheshire's most highly regarded villages that boasts a diverse selection of amenties including a community centre, tennis courts, convenience stores, fashion boutiques, cafes, restaurants, public houses, Doctors surgery and three Churches.
The village is also renowned for its excellent educational facilities with Tarporley Primary School and Tarporley High consistently maintaining a strong reputation. Those seeking a wider choice of schools will find ample provision by virtue of the Grange School in Hartford and in Chester with the impressive choice of Kings, Queens and Abbeygate.
The area as a whole has access to glorious countryside and places of significant interest that include ancient castles, boating facilities on nearby canal and the outstanding Delamere Forest. Wonderful walks are provided via the Whitegate Way and Sandstone Trail.
Whilst the area is renowned for its outstanding natural beauty, the house also offers an excellent base for the business traveller. In terms of road links, there are extebsive connections to the M56, M6 and M53. The A49, A51 and A55 all link to key to areas of commerce and interest.
With regards to railway services, there are stations at nearby Hartford, Cuddington, Frodsham, and Chester. All operate on either the Chester – Manchester or Liverpool – London lines. Fantastic connections can be enjoyed at Crewe railway station, with the service to London taking just over 90 minutes.
Two international airports can be located within 45 minutes drive – Liverpool John Lennon International Airport and Manchester International Airport. Read more
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