Cliff Lane, Grappenhall, Warrington, WA4

Guide price

Bedrooms: 8
Situated within an incredible parkland setting and approached via a private tree-lined driveway, Thelwall Heyes is a stunning Victorian, Gothic, Grade II Listed detached residence of impressive proportions. Properties of this stature are seldom available to purchase and Thelwall Heyes is steeped in history and charm and is nestled beautifully in the Cheshire countryside. Dating back to 1864, Thelwall Heyes is set in just under an acre and is of outstanding proportions, only one of two, designed by Alfred Waterhouse it was constructed of brick elevations under a slate roof, the house enjoys many fine details, both internally and externally and is an architectural masterpiece with exquisite craftsmanship throughout. The property was commandeered during the Great War and was used as a military hospital to treat sick and wounded army personnel. The house is steeped in character throughout and is vast in size. Some of the features include high ceilings, deep skirting boards, sash windows, fireplaces, and paneled doors, to mention but a few, the roof has also been completely renovated in recent years. Standing at just short of 9000sft and boasting up to 10 bedrooms the property has possibilities to extend even further with a range of outbuildings, cellar, and attic space to convert further. The outbuildings have previously received planning permission which has now lapsed for the conversion and extension to create a new leisure complex which would house a swimming pool. The accommodation has been restored by the current owners to produce one of the most amazing properties currently on the market with a striking mix of original features and it truly makes a unique opportunity to purchase one of the area's finest homes. The accommodation is accessed through an incredible porch with tiled flooring and stained-glass windows. From the moment you enter the elegant foyer, you are greeted by a sense of opulence that permeates throughout the residence. Expansive living spaces, adorned with intricate detailing, offer an inviting ambiance for both grand entertaining and intimate gatherings. Majestic fireplaces, soaring ceilings, and large windows create a seamless connection to the breathtaking natural surroundings. The four reception rooms are accessed from here with varying sizes and outlooks. The kitchen, pantry and utility room complete the ground floor. Access to the large cellar is from the rear hallway and this provides an abundance of space and the plant room which houses the heating system for the home. The first floor houses a collection of generously appointed bedrooms, each uniquely designed to provide a tranquil retreat. These elegant sanctuaries boast plush carpets, ample closet space, and large windows that offer serene views of the surrounding countryside. The en-suite bathrooms are meticulously crafted with the finest materials, that transform daily routines into indulgent experiences. There are 7 bedrooms with two bathrooms and an ensuite, whilst the attic has two further bedrooms including another suite with dressing room and ensuite facilities and further space for conversion if desired. Thelwall Heyes is accessed off Cliff Lane; the setting is sublime with fields on all sides and the long driveway is an indication of the home to come. Upon entering the estate there are large gardens, plentiful parking, and a range of outbuildings that have previously received planning permission for further conversion. This truly is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. In conclusion, Thelwall Heyes represents the epitome of country house living, offering an exceptional blend of timeless elegance, natural beauty, and modern convenience. Embrace a lifestyle of sophistication and serenity as you make this extraordinary estate your own.

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