Parkgate Road, Mollington, Chester £550,000
A substantially extended FOUR BEDROOM, three bathroom DETACHED THATCHED cottage dating back originally to the 17th Century, and with the benefit of TWO GARAGES, established and ATTRACTIVE GARDENS, and a FAVOURED LOCATION some three miles North of Chester.
A genuinely unique entrant to the market, Greenfield Cottage is a rare example of a thatched property which has had various extensions and improvement works carried out over the years, and now comprises a well proportioned detached cottage with larger than average attractive gardens, and a semi-rural location within easy reach of the wider north west road communications network via nearby junctions with the A55 expressway and M56 motorway, as well as fast and efficient railway services from the Bache and Chester General Stations. A comprehensive array of cultural, historic, educational, recreational, retail and employment facilities are available within and around the nearby Roman city of Chester. The property itself has the additional benefit of a double garage and a further single garage, extensive front driveway with multiple parking spaces, established front garden, and a superbly presented and very attractive rear garden. The property also benefits from oil fired central heating, secondary and sealed unit double glazed windows, connections to mains water, mains electricity and mains drainage, and the following accommodation which is described in detail below.
8'10" x 7'10" (2.69m x 2.39m)
With main front entrance door, plate racks, exposed ceiling timber, double radiator, wide open throughway leading to the morning room/dining room, inner doorway leading to the drawing room, and additional inner doorway leading to the cloakroom and WC.
8'4" x 5'0" (2.54m x 1.52m)
With lockable shelved storage cupboard, electricity RCD circuit breaker control panel cupboard, and inner doorway leading to the WC.
6'2" x 3'1" (1.88m x 0.94m)
With white suite having chromium fittings comprising wash hand basin, WC with hidden cistern, radiator and lower tiled walls.
MORNING ROOM/DINING ROOM
21'1" x 13'0" (6.43m x 3.96m)
With dual aspect windows in one direction overlooking the driveway and lawned front garden, two double radiators, exposed ceiling timbers, television point, telephone point, additional covered radiator, extensive shelved display cabinet and inner doorway leading to the kitchen/breakfast room.
21'3" x 10'5" (6.48m x 3.18m)
With grained range of wall units, display units, floor cupboards and drawers with granite effect work surfaces, tiled splashbacks, tile style flooring, double radiator, vaulted and beamed ceiling, stainless steel one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with chromium mixer tap, aspect over the attractive rear garden, telephone point, two double radiators, external double french doors leading to the rear garden, inner doorway leading to the side porch, inner doorway leading to the shelved pantry cupboard, and points and space for an electric cooker, refrigerator/freezer and dishwasher.
SHELVED PANTRY CUPBOARD
5'9" x 3'1" (1.75m x 0.94m)
With fitted shelving and marble surface.
3'10" x 3'6" (1.17m x 1.07m)
With coat hooks and external side door to the driveway.
24'4" x 13'0" (7.42m x 3.96m)
An impressive dual aspect room with double external french doors leading to the attractive rear garden, front windows overlooking the front garden, two double radiators, television point, telephone point, carved timber fireplace surround, ceiling spotlights, access to a roof void space, and inner doorway leading to an inner hall.
26'1" x 5'1" max (7.95m x 1.55m max)
With two radiators, shelved linen cupboard, wall lights, additional double doored linen/airing cupboard, and doorways to the following accommodation.
14'8" DIA x 14'8" DIA (4.47m DIA x 4.47m DIA)
An unusual circular roandavel style room with beamed ceiling, two radiators, aspects over the front lawned garden, wall lights, and inner doors leading to the fourth bedroom/study, as well as the dressing room, walk in wardrobe and en-suite bathroom.
9'10" max x 7'0" (3.00m max x 2.13m)
With built-in range of wardrobes and drawers, as well as a side drawered dressing table, radiator, ceiling spotlights and ceiling mounted loud speaker.
7'0" x 5'1" (2.13m x 1.55m)
With radiator, ceiling downlighters, and extensive range of open fronted storage areas, fitted drawered sections and double doored wardrobes.
13'3" x 8'1" (4.04m x 2.46m)
With white suite having chromium fittings comprising panelled bath with combination mixer tap/shower fitting, larger than average tiled cubicle with fitted thermostatically controlled shower unit, twin wash hand basin section with granite surround and upstand and facing mirror, bathroom cabinets, ceiling spotlights, fan, shaver point, electric underfloor heating, hidden cistern dual flush WC, and heated chromium ladder style towel rail/radiator.
18'10" max x 12'0" (5.74m max x 3.66m)
An interconnecting room forming part of the master bedroom suite if required, wall lights, two radiators, secondary electronic alarm control panel, additional RCD/circuit breaker control panel cupboard, telephone point, television point, double french doors leading to the rear courtyard area, and inner doorway leading back to the inner hall.
BEDROOM TWO/GUEST SUITE
11'6" x 10'2" (3.51m x 3.10m)
With aspect over the rear garden, two radiators, wall lights, built-in double doored wardrobe/storage cupboard and inner doorway leading to the Jack & Jill en-suite bathroom.
JACK & JILL EN-SUITE BATHROOM
9'9" x 5'8" (2.97m x 1.73m)
With white suite having chromium fittings comprising panelled bath with side shower screen and fitted thermostatically controlled shower unit, wash hand basin with monobloc mixer tap and facing mirror, hidden cistern WC, access to roof void space, ceiling mounted loud speakers, wall mounted electric light/shaver point, fan, vertical radiator, oil central heating boiler, and chromium towel rail.
11'10" max x 9'9" (3.61m max x 2.97m)
With aspect over the front lawned garden, double radiator, exposed ceiling timber, dressing table, louvre doored upper storage cupboards, built-in solid timber bookcase and double louvre doored wardrobe/storage cupboard.
7'10" x 7'5" (2.39m x 2.26m)
With coloured suite having chromium fittings comprising panelled bath with side shower screen, combination mixer tap/shower fitting and additional thermostatically controlled shower unit, cabinet style wash hand basin with bathroom cabinet beneath, mirrored medicine cabinet, wall light, shaver point, hidden cistern WC, radiator, heated chromium towel rail, access to roof void space, and airing cupboard with slatted shelving and pre-lagged hot water cylinder.
8'9" max x 6'11" (2.67m max x 2.11m)
With fitted range of storage cupboards, grain effect work surfaces, tiled splashbacks, stainless steel single drainer sink unit with chromium swan neck mixer tap, fan, double doored and shelved storage cupboard, and points and space for a washing machine and tumble dryer.
Greenfield Cottage is approached via a double pillared and gated driveway which leads to an extensive Staffordshire pebbled parking area with multiple parking spaces, in addition to a herringbone pattern brick paved section of the driveway immediately adjacent to the single and double garages. To the front of the property there is a lawned garden area with boundary hedging, an Indian stone pathway/seating area immediately adjacent to the property itself, external lighting, mature screen hedging, established deciduous and evergreen trees, and a gated pathway which leads to an attractive courtyard style hard landscaped rear garden area (formerly a swimming pool) which is now laid to Indian stone flagging, and a paved upper seating area, external lighting, external power points, mature screen hedging, a Cheshire brick screen wall, and an inner gateway which leads to the principal lawned rear garden with further mature screen hedging, established deciduous trees, an Indian stone laid seating area, external lighting and a gated pathway leading back to the brick paved section of the driveway and the garages. The oil central heating tank is located behind the garages.
16'9" x 16'7" (5.11m x 5.05m)
With remote controlled up and over vehicular entrance door, power points and lighting.
19'8" x 10'10" (5.99m x 3.30m)
With fitted shelving, power points, lighting and manually controlled vehicular up and over entrance door. Adjacent to the single garage is a small externally accessed storage/utility cupboard/dustbin store housing some of the main electricity fuse boards.
From Chester proceed out of the City in a northerly direction along the A540 Parkgate Road for approximately three miles, passing the right hand turnings for Mollington village and proceeding through the 'S' bend prior to the turning for Overwood Lane. At the end of the 'S' bend and prior to reaching the Overwood Lane turning, turn left off Parkgate Road as the pillared entrance gates to Greenfield Cottage will be observed on the left hand side.