This exceptional barn conversion is located in a terrific location convenient for both the Georgian village of Tarporley and the market town of Nantwich. It is an inspiring setting with a sweeping driveway providing a most attractive entrance on first impression. The development as a whole is very good quality with ample off road parking, generous parking arrangement, double garage for the subject property and shared amenities including full sized tennis court. It should also be noted that subject to availability there may be some nearby paddock and stabling available for a competitive rent.
The property itself is an ideal family home with a fabulous flexible layout, generous room proportions and recent capital expenditure which has further modernised and improved the property.
The property opens with a good sized entrance hall. From the entrance hall access can be gained to a study with two front aspect windows and a fabulous living room which measures 22’5″ x 19’5″. The living room has a Cheshire brick open fire as its primary focal point. On the far left of the barn is a further reception room described in these details as a sitting room/snug but having a range of potential purposes.
Modern family living is now centred on large open plan kitchen/family/dining areas. In this regard the subject property offers an exceptional example of its type. The present owners have created a fabulous front to back living space that is flooded with natural light and is fitted to a very high specification and standard. It perfectly represents the very best in modern day design and finish with direct views of the rear garden and access to it. The kitchen is comprehensively e
Ridley, Bulkeley and the nearby villages of Bickerton and Peckforton are renowned for their natural beauty and proximity to surrounding countryside.
Ridley provides a convenient and central base for the business traveller, in addition to the extensive road links leading to the M56, M6, A49 and A51 there is a railway station at Nantwich and also Crewe that can be found within 20 minutes with an excellent direct service to London. In addition there are railway stations at Chester and Wrenbury. Manchester and Liverpool International Airports can both be accessed within 40 minutes' to one hour's drive.
Ridley is the centre point of a triangle of Nantwich, Tarporley and Malpas, three highly attractive areas renowned for individual retail outlets and an immense character and charm. Nearby Bunbury has a primary school, Post Office and doctors surgery. Tarporley is one of the most highly regarded villages in Cheshire that boasts a bustling High Street with a diverse selection of shops including convenience stores, fashion boutiques, cafes, restaurants, public houses and also has the benefit of a Doctors Surgery and several Churches. Nantwich complements this with additional boutiques, high street shops.
The extensive amenities of Chester City Centre can be accessed within 16 miles. Chester is one of the north west's leading retail and commercial centres serving a catchment area extending from Manchester to Shrewsbury and covering the whole of North Wales.
The area as a whole is ideal for those who enjoy rural living with walks in Bulkeley Hill Wood, Bickerton Hills and the Sandstone Trail all readily accessible. A pleasant walk across the fields brings you to the renown local pub The Pheasant Inn in Burwardsley. The National Trust have recently taken over the management and ownership of many of these walkways thereby providing future protection as to the use of the land.
In terms of Pubs and Restaurants, the Bickerton Poacher, Cholmondeley Arms, Pheasant at Burwardsley and the Dysart Arms are all within a short travelling distance.
Chester also gives access to the motorway network providing a link to other north west and midlands conurbations and to Liverpool and Manchester airports.The leisure opportunities are also excellent. Portal Golf Club and Carden Park Hotel and Spa both have championship golf courses and a range of other facilities. There are also numerous walks in the area and polo at the Cheshire Polo Ground. Ridley Hill Farm is only 14 miles from Crewe where there is a regular rail service to London Euston (approximately 1½ hours).
Distances Tarporley 5.25 miles, Nantwich 6.8 miles, Crewe Railway Station 12 miles, Malpas 7.5 miles, Chester 14.5 miles and Whitchurch 9.1 miles. Read more
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