Home on the Grange!
If you are ready for a life changing property that offers sheer luxury, an abundance of space, beautiful gardens, peaceful surroundings, a fitness suite and a superb range of outbuildings then look no further than Grange Cottage. The property is approached via a private lane that immediately lets you know that you have arrived somewhere special, which leads you to an impressive courtyard centred amongst the house and the various outbuildings. A lot of careful planning and thought has gone into transforming this property, and you can rest assure only the best products have been used as the current vendor builds homes for a living. The property itself offers approximately 5000 sq. ft. of exquisite living space, having started out as farmhouse dating back to the early 1800’s and extended in the year 2000 to produce one of the finest homes in County Down. With no less than five double bedrooms and no shortage of bathrooms it is perfect for an established family providing more than enough space for all age groups. The simply sublime open kitchen, dining and living room couldn’t fail to impress and will undoubtedly take centre stage over the years. This really is a fantastic opportunity to purchase a fabulous family home with endless possibilities and peace and tranquillity in abundance.
Downstairs comprises of a welcoming entrance hall with a natural stone tiled floor, a sumptuous lounge with a fireplace and dual aspect windows providing beautiful views, a study with built in walnut office furniture, a spacious guest bedroom or reception room, a rear lobby with a porcelain tiled floor and access to the courtyard, a utility room leading to a contemporary wet room, a rear porch, an inner hallway with superb storage and access to a WC, and a bespoke kitchen/diner that benefits from a superb range of integrated appliances, Corian work surfaces and German gloss units that is open to a stunning living area with a vaulted ceiling. The first floor comprises a master bedroom with a luxury en-suite wet room and a walk-in dressing room, a further three double bedrooms, a spacious landing that benefits from a living area that would suit children and a luxury bathroom that benefits from a separate bath and shower. There is a double integral garage with twin remote-controlled doors with a fitness suite above that has a hot tub, a sauna and private wet room.
Working from Home
The property is perfectly suited to anyone who runs a business from home as the various outbuildings lend themselves to just this. You already have offices that are set up and ready to go as well as a large barn that provides superb storage as well as space for a fantastic workshop.
The property sits on a private and picturesque site that offers lots of areas to enjoy and caters for many different moods, be it active or relaxing. For starters, the south facing patio which links to the main reception space, benefits from a built-in barbeque area, has a well tendered lawn to enjoy and there is a fantastic children’s play area. Moving to the rear of the property you can work on your serve on the 3G tennis court which also acts as a five a side football pitch for any budding Ronaldo’s, have some horses housed in your very own stables and put the two acres of land to good use.
Out and About
Although the property is surrounded by glorious and picturesque County Down countryside, the historic town of Downpatrick is only five minutes away by car which offers a fantastic range of amenities. The town has a number of leading primary and post-primary schools that is sure to appeal to families looking in the area. The coast is only a short drive way that is ideal for anyone interested in water sports, while there are some lovely beaches if you simply want to relax and enjoy a picnic. Belfast is just over twenty miles away which makes it within sensible commuting distance.
To arrange a viewing or for further information please contact Michael Chandler Estate Agents on 02890 450 550 or visit www.michael-chandler.co.uk
See detailed 3D floor plans for room layout and measurements.
Natural stone tiled floor
Kitchen/Diner 29’10” x 20’6”
Excellent range of contemporary white gloss German units with large island with Corrian work surface and floor to ceiling bank of units. Integrated Siemens oven, combination microwave, warming drawers, coffee machine and dishwasher. Bosch induction hob and integrated wine fridge. Porcelain tiled floor, contemporary gas fire, point for wall mounted TV and casual dining area with three steps down to –
Open Plan Living Room 31’ x 22’4”
Vaulted ceiling with exposed trusses, feature stone chimney breast with contemporary gas fired stove. Porcelain tiled floor, point for wall mounted TV and recessed lighting. Views over countryside.
Lounge 18' x 16’
Antique marble fireplace with arched inset and polished granite hearth. Cornicing and ceiling rose. Wall light points.
Study 13'5" x 10'7"
Good range of built in walnut office furniture including desk, cupboards and drawers. Cornicing and wall panelling.
Living Room/Guest Bedroom 16’0” x 14’1”
Cornicing and ceiling rose
Glazed doors to rear courtyard, porcelain tiled floor and pocket doors to utility room and kitchen
Utility Room 9’ x 6'1”
Single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and hose, range of contemporary built in units, plumbing for washing machine and housing for tumble dryer, porcelain tiled floor and door to –
Wet Room 9' x 6'2"
Contemporary white suite comprising shower area with glass screen and chrome shower fitting, vanity unit with mixer tap and low flush toilet. Chrome heated towel rail and spot lights.
Modern light oak surround to window with built in storage, oak staircase leading up to first floor gym/fitness suite, porcelain tiled floor and recessed spot lights. Door to integral garage.
Contemporary white suite comprising low flush toilet and wall mounted wash hand basin. Recessed spot lights and extractor fan.
Rear Porch 8'8" x 6'7"
Glazed double doors from hall, recessed lighting, exposed stone wall and door out to rear courtyard
Landing with open plan living area 15’10” x 14’8”
Cast iron fireplace and recessed spot lights
Master Bedroom 21’5” x 11’1”
Recessed spot lights, two angled widows and two double glazed skylights, walk in wardrobe/dressing room.
Ensuite Wet Room 11'9" x 5'4"
Contemporary white suite comprising shower area with glass screen and chrome shower fitting, vanity unit with mixer tap and low flush toilet. Vertical radiator, wall and floor tiling and spot lights.
Bedroom 2 17’7” x 13’3”
Bedroom 3 15’9” x 11’3”
Bedroom 4 14’8” x 10’9”
Bathroom 14'1" x 8'11"
Contemporary white suite with chrome fittings comprising large Corrian vanity unit, wall hung toilet and steps up to wetroom area with shower area and oval bath with tiled surround. Chrome heated towel rail, ceramic tiling, double glazed skylights and spot lights.
Fitness Suite 31' x 24’9”
Feature vaulted ceiling with four large double glazed skylights, large gable window with panoramic views, points for wall mounted TVs. Hot tub and pine sauna cabin. Laminate flooring.
Wet Room 10'4" x 6'4"
Fully tiled shower area with chrome shower fitting, wall hung wash hand basin and low flush toilet. Double glazed skylight, spot lights and extractor fan.
Integral Double Garage 31’ x 24’4”
Twin remote controlled shutter doors, Stainless steel sink unit, light and power and canister for Beam vacuum system.
Oil fired boiler and wood pellet heating unit.
Reception Area 5’3” x 13’8”
Main Office 28’2” x 16’6”
Stainless steel sink unit and built in units
Low flush toilet and wash hand basin
Upstairs Office 16’10” x 16'
Four Outside Stores
Barn 58’6” x 24’4”
With wood store below and waste wood burner
Light and power
Four loose boxes
Michael Chandler Estate Agents have endeavoured to prepare these sales particulars as accurately and reliably as possible for the guidance of intending purchasers or lessees. These particulars are given for general guidance only and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. The seller and agents do not give any warranty in relation to the property. We would recommend that all information contained in this brochure is verified by yourself or your professional advisors. Services, fittings and equipment referred to in the sales details have not been tested and no warranty is given to their condition, nor does it confirm their inclusion in the sale. All measurements contained within this brochure are approximate.