5 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Rookery Road, Blackmore, Ingatestone
A stunning Grade II Listed C15 former hall house with later additions, set deep within mature formally moated grounds affording wonderful country views to the south. The adjoining 3 acres of Equestrian land, comprising two paddocks and mobile stables, is available by separate negotiation. The house retains a wealth of period features with impressive high ceilings to the principal rooms, Inglenook fireplaces and heavy exposed timbers.
The Manor house stands on a plot of around 3 acres (subject to land survey) which includes formal gardens and grounds, reached from an impressive 500-yard tree lined driveway which meander through the grounds, leading up to the house which is set within a small enclave which includes two neighbouring listed barns. The house offers well-balanced living accommodation set over two floors. From the entrance lobby a door opens into the welcoming hall with a staircase rising to the first floor. The magnificent drawing room features an impressive Inglenook fireplace with flanking storage cupboards and an exposed brick chimney breast. To the rear is a traditional garden room complete with a terracotta tiled floor with integrated floor heating and French doors leading to the formal gardens. The space opens into the kitchen making it ideal for casual dining with ample space for large parties. The kitchen is fitted in a range of hand painted two tone units, beach block worktops and a gas fired AGA, integrated dishwasher, traditional oven, fridge, freezer and microwave. There is further storage in the island unit plus a walk-in larder. To one side of the kitchen is the sitting room with an Inglenook fireplace and storage cupboards, with an open-stud work partition to the large study overlooking the gardens. The ground floor cloakroom is fitted with a period style suite. An inner lobby/bar area leads to the utility/boot room with a door to the exterior.
Entrance Hall -
Drawing Room - 5.79m x 5.69m (19'0 x 18'8) -
Kitchen - 5.08m x 4.47m (16'8 x 14'8) -
Sitting Room - 5.61m x 4.67m (18'5 x 15'4) -
Study - 4.65m x 3.48m (15'3 x 11'5) -
Garden Room - 7.72m x 4.98m (25'4 x 16'4) -
Bar - 3.51m x 1.45m (11'6 x 4'9) -
Utility/Boot Room - 3.51m x 3.20m (11'6 x 10'6) -
First Floor Landing -
Master Bedroom - 4.95m x 4.75m (16'3 x 15'7) -
En-Suite Bathroom -
Dressing Room - 4.85m x 4.67m (15'11 x 15'4) -
Bedroom Two - 4.95m x 4.80m (16'3 x 15'9) -
En-Suite Bathroom -
Bedroom Three - 4.71m x 3.94m (15'5" x 12'11") -
Bedroom Four - 4.65m x 2.51m (15'3 x 8'3) -
Family Bathroom -
Plot Of 3 Acres - Including formal gardens.