Arnold & Phillips are delighted to bring to the market a rare opportunity to acquire a truly magnificent residence, beautifully sited on an extensive private plot and complete with all the luxuries that support a quality prestige lifestyle. The property provides over 6500sq ft of sublime living space and has been completely renovated to exacting standards by the present owner. The outstanding living accommodation displays a plethora of original period detail highlighting this... More
Arnold & Phillips are delighted to bring to the market a rare opportunity to acquire a truly magnificent residence, beautifully sited on an extensive private plot and complete with all the luxuries that support a quality prestige lifestyle. The property provides over 6500sq ft of sublime living space and has been completely renovated to exacting standards by the present owner. The outstanding living accommodation displays a plethora of original period detail highlighting this impressive accommodation which is arranged over four levels and which briefly comprises reception hallway, cloaks wc/shower room, lounge, dining room, sitting room, study room, breakfast kitchen, utility room, six double bedrooms, dressing room, two en-suites, family bathroom and three cellar rooms which could provide various uses. Externally the property is approached via electronically operated gates that lead to extensive parking areas and a detached four car garage. There are also large well-kept private gardens to three sides. Additionally, full planning permission has been granted for the re-design and extension to both the main house and key living areas, as well and full conversion of ancillary living accommodation over the detached four car garage. Detailed plans can be made fully available upon request.
Truly reflecting the scale, proportion and tradition of the Victorian era, this impressive home represents an ideal place to raise a family in a most desirable and secure environment close by to Birkdale village. One of the area’s most notable private residences the home effortlessly captures the ambiance and mood of a bygone era whilst blending seamlessly contemporary elements just perfect for today’s modern living requirements.
The interior of this characterful property is abound with ornate mouldings, exquisite fireplaces, impressive bay windows, stained glass and intricate original finishes. The magnificent reception room displays Oak panelled walls with hand carved detail whilst the lounge, sitting room and study have been finished with the most wonderful use of tones and textures, highlighted by the use of pure silk which adorns the walls of the sitting room. These palatial rooms are wonderful spaces for family gatherings and are equally as suited to entertaining on any scale. Cooking enthusiasts will appreciate the richly detailed dining kitchen which features an array of fitted cabinetry with contrasting premium granite work surfaces and built in appliances including microwave, range oven with extractor, dishwasher, fridge and freezer. A practical utility room and a wc/shower room complete the downstairs living spaces.
The home’s private spaces begin on the first floor and include a wonderful master suite which offers a sumptuous dressing area with fireplace and a quality en-suite with wet room facilities. A further four double bedrooms, en-suite, family bathroom and a study complete this level whilst on the second floor there are two huge double bedrooms and a dressing room. These perfect teenager’s rooms could have numerous alternative uses including a cinema room, entertainment suite or a gym.
Externally there are private gardens to the front, side and rear together with extensive parking and a detached four car garage and workshop. The gardens themselves consist of mainly lawned areas with mature borders and large patios ideal for alfresco dining and outdoor entertaining.
The area in general is noted for its varying types and styles of prestige property, along with wonderful nearby walks along the foreshore and sand dunes. There is also easy access to Southport town centre and Birkdale village with its wonderful shopping facilities and amenities.