Congleton Edge, Congleton

£2,000,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
SUMMARY Exciting proposition to own your own piece of stunning Cheshire countryside with breathtaking views across the Cheshire plain. Congleton Edge is a short drive from Congleton town yet you feel like you are in the middle of the countryside with unspoiled views and rolling fields all around. The stunning detached family residence boasts a large wrap around orangery, kitchen breakfast room, three reception rooms, utility room, cloakroom, four double bedrooms, two of which having en-suite bathrooms and a family bathroom. In addition there is a large outbuilding/studio, three purpose built timber cladded pods and rotunda which makes an ideal office. The property is set in over 14 acres with an orchard, large pond, mature gardens, several fenced paddocks and 6 stables. Heather Bank Farm is also known locally as Blissland which was established in 2011 and as its present guardians will testify the unique eclectic energy is absolutely delightful. They believe passionately in the huge benefits of winning in love and living an enriched life of bliss. They also wanted to create a community where positive people could share their collective wisdom for the pursuit of happiness.

The outbuildings and pods are used for many events including life transformational classes, coaching workshops and weekend retreats. In 2013 it was discovered that the farm is on the same Ley line as Stone henge which is believed to give the land spiritual significance and place of power. With scope for modernisation and further development, this property lends itself to the discerning entrepreneur whilst also providing impressive, versatile family accommodation.

Whilst it currently thrives as a sacred centre for inner peace, it could also be easily altered to create an array of alternative choices or potential business ventures. Equestrian pursuits or nature enhancing retreat centre possibilities abound in this quirky, characterful property that has been created over many years of careful management. Please see the website www.blissland.co.uk for more information.

LOCATION The property is situated a short drive from Congleton town centre which offers a vibrant nightlife, with a good selection of pubs, restaurants and fitness centre whilst still having a variety of outdoor pursuits including scenic walks in the Peak District National Park. The town centre boasts a Marks & Spencer Simply Food, Tesco, butchers, florists and newsagents as well as essential services such as chemists, doctors and dentists. Day-to-day shopping is available in nearby Hightown, as are rail services to the South, Birmingham and Manchester, whilst road links are excellent, either on the motorway network at Sandbach (Junction 17 on the M6) or via the trunk roads that provide good access to Macclesfield, Wilmslow, Manchester and its International Airport (approximately 40 minutes away). Mossley C of E primary school is a short walk away and excellent secondary schools in both public and private sector are catered for. Local golf courses, shooting clubs, sailing clubs and equestrian centres are all within reach.

MAIN HOUSE

RECEPTION HALL Impressive feature open stair case. Archway through to main reception room. Under stairs storage cupboard. Double radiator. Carpeted.

FRONT PORCH Attractive double glazed front door and porch leading to entrance hall.

SITTING ROOM 12' 42" x 12' 08" (4.72m x 3.86m) Wooden double glazed bay window to front with far reaching views over open countryside. Further window to side. Open fireplace featuring ornate timber surround.

LOUNGE 13' 91" x 24' 1" (6.27m x 7.34m) Large wooden double glazed bay windows to front and side. Impressive feature fireplace with brick surround and stunning wooden carved mantel. Double radiator with ornate cover. Feature built in carved wooden book shelves. Solid wooden flooring. Steps up to:

FAMILY ROOM 18' 33" x 10' 8" (6.32m x 3.25m) Open to the main lounge. Pleasant area with wooden bi-folding doors to side opening out onto patio area. Double radiator. Solid wooden flooring.

INNER HALL Radiator with decorative cover. Carpeted.

STUDY/TREATMENT ROOM 13' 10" x 9' 85" (4.22m x 4.9m) Dual aspect wooden double glazed windows to side and rear. Built in vanity unit with sink. Double radiator. Carpeted.

CLOAKROOM Wash hand basin with storage below. Low level WC. Carpeted.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 19' 4" x 11' 8" (5.89m x 3.56m) Range of wall and base units with granite work surfaces. Built in 4 ring Hotpoint induction hob and electric oven. Smeg dishwasher. One and a half bowl sink unit with drainer and mixer tap. Electric Aga set on concrete plith with tiled splash back. Wooden double glazed window to side over looking the garden. Slate tiled flooring. Breakfast bar. Door to utility room, orangery, family room and hallway.

UTILITY ROOM 6' 34" x 12' 3" (2.69m x 3.73m) Space for washing machine and dryer. Stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Granite work surfaces. Wooden double glazed window to side. Slate tiled floor. Stable back door.

DOWNSTAIRS WC Low level WC and wash hand basin. Slate tiled floor.

ORANGERY 25' 08" x 33' 70 maximum" (7.82m x 11.84m) Simply stunning wrap around orangery with feature central atrium. Fully double glazed and insulated the room provides a hub to the home. The room boasts a large cast iron log burning stove with beautifully hand carved fire surround which the current vendors had imported from China. Two built in storage cupboards. Two sets of double glazed doors : one leading into kitchen and other out onto patio area and gardens beyond. Solid Oak flooring. Under floor heating.

FIRST FLOOR

GALLERIED LANDING Open landing to entrance hall. Wooden double glazed window to front making the most of the beautiful open views.

MASTER BEDROOM 14' 69" x 17' 73" (6.02m x 7.04m) Dual aspect double glazed windows to front with far reaching views over Congleton Edge. Two radiators. Range of built in wardrobes. Carpeted. Steps up to:

EN SUITE BATHROOM 9' 16" x 10' 97" (3.15m x 5.51m) Spacious bathroom comprising of bath with shower over, vanity unit featuring his and hers sinks, low level WC and bidet. Part tiled walls. Wooden double glazed window to side elevation. Carpeted.

BEDROOM TWO 12' 26" x 12' 46" (4.32m x 4.83m) Dual aspect wooden double glazed windows to front and side. Single radiator. Carpeted.

BEDROOM THREE 10' 21" x 12' 35" (3.58m x 4.55m) Wooden double glazed window to side. Built in wardrobes with dressing table and drawers. Double radiator. Carpeted.

FAMILY SHOWER ROOM 8' 74" x 11' 14 maximum" (4.32m x 3.71m) White suite comprising of pedestal wash hand basin with storage under, shower cubicle and low level WC. Part tiled walls. Storage in eaves. Carpeted.

INNER LANDING 12' 55" x 8' 0" (5.05m x 2.44m) Built in linen cupboard and storage cupboard. Radiator with decorative cover. Wooden double glazed window to side.

BEDROOM FOUR 20' 55" x 11' 56" (7.49m x 4.78m) Range of built in wardrobes and drawers. Two single radiator. Two wooden double glazed windows with side elevation. Corner dressing table.

EN SUITE 10' 92" x 6' 25" (5.38m x 2.46m) Built in vanity unit featuring his and hers sinks with storage below. Fully tiled built in shower enclosure with mains shower. Low level WC. Single radiator. Part tiled walls and carpeted. Wooden double glazed window to rear elevation.

OUTBUILDING/STUDIO

LOUNGE/CLASSROOM 18' 03" x 14' 66" (5.56m x 5.94m) Double glazed patio doors to side and window to rear. Double glazed door to rear. Tiled floor.

MAIN STUDIO 18' 25" x 44' 5" (6.12m x 13.54m) A superb outbuilding currently being used as a yoga studio/teaching room. Could be utilised as offices or further living accommodation. The main room offering stunning views with a huge double glazed bi-folding french doors leading out onto patio area and gardens. Kitchenette area with stainless steel sink with drainer, space for dishwasher and storage cupboard.

WC Recently fitted low level WC, wall hung wash hand basin with stainless steel mixer tap and drawer below. Tiled floor. Separate large shower enclosure with multi jets and drench shower head.

OFFICE 11' 9" x 18' 73" (3.58m x 7.34m) Double glazed patio doors to front overlooking the garden. Two double radiators. Power and lighting. Tiled floor.

PODS The current vendors had these purpose built impressive pods constructed about 8 years ago. They are steel framed with single timber cladding tiles over the exterior. They would make a perfect weekend retreat to rent out or additional living space for friends and relatives visiting.

MAIN POD 26' 1" x 26' 1 round" (7.95m x 7.95m) Currently used as a kitchen and reception room. Kitchen area with double stainless steel sink, work surface, storage and electric oven with built in 4 ring Smeg ceramic hob. Space for fridge. Swedish free standing log burner with built in flu. Double glazed window. Carpeted. Entrance area with double glazed door.

BATHROOM POD Spacious round room with low level WC, oval bath, oval wash hand basin with cupboard beneath. Heated towel rail. Double glazed window. Carpeted.

MEDITATION POD 25' 1" x 25' 1 round" (7.65m x 7.65m) Large round room. Currently utilised as mediation room for group sessions. Carpeted. Double glazed window to two sides.

ROTUNDA 19' 67" x 19' 67 round" (7.49m x 7.49m) Situated on a raised part of the garden. Currently being used as an office. Magnificent far reaching views. Timber cladding to exterior.

OUTSIDE/GROUNDS The property boasts large mature well stocked gardens mainly to the front of the property with feature pond with seating area. Attractive patio area for Al Fresco dining making the most of the lovely views. The property comes with over 10 acres of land which includes an orchard, paddocks for grazing, mediation labyrinth, 6 stables and pond. There is a large manege which is currently being used as a car park for over 30 cars but could easily be turned back into a manege for horses. The approach to the main farmhouse is a sweeping driveway with feature Dragon design stone wall. Two stables currently used as a workshop. Four further stables with tack room and hay store located on one of the paddocks but within easy walking distance of the main house.

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