This outstanding detached family property sits in an enviable position, offering a high degree of privacy from passers by being approached from a circa 200 metre traditional lantern lit driveway which also provides access to the detached four bedroomed bungalow which is included in the sale.
A circular horse shoe approach fronts the main house and leads to an ample parking area and to the attached double garage. The formal entrance has double doors opening into a porchway to the reception hall which gives access to the main three reception rooms and a feature sweeping staircase leads to the first floor. A sophisticated well-proportioned sitting room is centred on a period style fireplace, this dual aspect room allows for garden views to be enjoyed from a borrowed view from the rear corridor. Double doors with matching side panels allow for the dining room to be accessed from the sitting room perfect for when entertaining. Also arranged from the front reception hall is a forward-facing home study room which is fitted with a range of cabinets and shelving.
, The kitchen is open plan to a comfortable sitting area with an oak fire surround and a gas burning stove, three windows provide views over the stunning rear garden and in addition there is a separate family dining area. The kitchen has a pantry and is extensively fitted with a range of oak solid fronted units finished with granite work surfaces which incorporate a Belling stove with six ring burner and a matching centre Island completes the kitchen space perfectly.
,, Arranged from the dining area of the kitchen a uPVC half glazed door opens to an informal entrance porch which also serves as a boot room with exterior door to the outside parking area. To this entrance area is a large home office room perfect for a person working from home with visitors being able to call without infringing on the main house. In addition, there is a fitted utility room and a large laundry room.
,,, A corridor runs parallel to the sitting and dining room which has centrally located French doors onto the paved patio with windows to either side, allowing for plenty of natural light into the house and also the views to be appreciated over the rear garden from the two main reception rooms. A fabulous leisure/snooker room which has an oak bar area and an oak floor fitted to a dance floor standard this room has catered for many family occasions and evenings entertaining friends.
,,,, Completing the ground floor leisure area is a pool room with heated swimming pool finished with blue mosaic tiling the pool room is served by a changing room with cloakroom, shower room and dressing areas.
,,,,, To the first floor a spindled staircase leads up to a galleried landing which accesses three double bedrooms and a family bathroom with feature freestanding slipper bath. The master suite has an entrance area to a spacious en-suite bathroom and dressing room. A squared archway opens seamlessly into the bedroom with windows arranged to three sides, allowing for the fabulous rear garden to be fully appreciated.
Outside Main House The property benefits from an exclusive position with a high degree of privacy approached from a brick pillared entrance to a tarmac driveway which is flanked by a lawned border with three traditional lantern style lights with established privacy hedging to the boundary to a neighbouring field. The driveway firstly accesses Heather Lodge a substantial detached bungalow positioned around mid-way to the main house.
. The driveway extends down past a neighbouring property shielded from Merry lodge by high privacy hedging. To the front of the house is a circular entrance drive allowing for an easy in and out access aswell as leading to the double garage which is partially screened by a mature willow tree.
.. To the side aspect from the garage is a paved pathway, flanked by a lawned garden which leads seamlessly around to the rear aspect and a canopied outside storage area which also continues around to a further paved area to the rear of the laundry room with space for garden sheds and has deep filled established borders.
.... The vendor tells us of many summer get togethers when people have been able to swim step out onto the patio to enjoy barbequed food with drinks whilst looking over the stunning garden with mature tree line and woodland beyond.
... Steps lead down to the main extensive patio which runs across the majority of the central part of the house and has a pergola with canvas canopy covering a dining area. The patio can be accessed from the dining room and kitchen via two sets of French doors, also from the pool room via a sliding door.
..... Leading around to the rear of the pool room is a fenced in tennis court which is also surrounded by lawned garden. Further to the side aspect of the property is a paved patio area and the oil tank for the central heating to the pool room and leisure area, the remainder of the property is on mains gas central heating.
THE HEATHERS In addition to the main house is an impressive family detached bungalow which is perfect for an extended family requiring a high-quality property with living space arranged to one convenient level or an opportunity to obtain a rental income.
- The main entrance is via a pillared external porchway to double opening solid wood doors which open into an entrance porch and then into a centrally located formal reception hall with two cloak rooms and storage cupboards. This impressive entrance extends to two sides one of which is an open spacious area which the current owner utilises as a pool/games room.
-- A 25' formal sitting room is centred on a period style fireplace with other period style features to include deep ornate coving. A large window with central opening sliding door steps out onto the rear patio and provides the most stunning views of the garden. A sophisticated formal dining room also enjoys garden views and period style features.
--- A side entrance vestibule has two storage cupboards, cloakroom and a door to a spacious forward-facing bedroom with twin windows looking over the front aspect and a sliding door to the side and an en-suite shower room. The reception hall also provides access to a utility room fitted with a range of oak wall and base cabinets.
---- The kitchen is fitted with a range of medium oak units and has a pantry and there is space for a family dining table. The room is divided by an exposed brick work feature wall and kitchen units to provide a comfortable day room which benefits from garden views.
----- The reception area extends to a hallway to the opposite side of the property to access the three further bedrooms. The master bedroom has garden views, a large dressing room and en-suite and a second bedroom also has en-suite, the third bedroom/study room to this area has open access to the cloakrooms.
Outside Bungalow Approached from an in and out driveway with a central lawned garden with trees which creates a turning circle. The tarmac driveway extends to give access to a detached double garage and parking area. Directly to the front of the property is a block paved approach, lawned gardens are arranged to the front and side which have a selection of trees.
_ To the rear of the property is a beautiful mature landscaped garden which has an array of mature trees and shrubs and high privacy hedging. A block paved patio is accessed from the sitting, dining and day room. A pathway extends from the patio to the side of the property where there is entrance to the utility and a link to parking and garage area. The detached double garage has an electric up and over door, a side personnel door and benefits from a gardener's w.c. integrated into the garage.
__ This property offers a unique opportunity to acquire a fantastic main house in a fabulous position just outside the perimeter of one of the most highly sought-after villages in the area where there is a village pub with restaurant, takeaways and shop aswell as a primary school. The market town of Brigg is within 5 miles, where there is a wealth of amenities to include pubs, restaurants, independent shops and supermarkets, leisure centre and senior schools. The golf club and leisure resort of forest pines is within three miles.