Set within established rose gardens and surrounded by picturesque countryside this Georgian style home simply brimming with character is just perfect for any special occasion whatever the time of year.
You will find it hard to leave the established grounds of this country house, however, when the time comes you will find a wealth of places to explore. Heathton is just eight miles east of Bridgnorth one of the larger market towns offering easy access into the Shropshire countryside. Enjoy a day out in Ludlow, wander the farmers market, or simply take in the history of Ludlow Castle, Much Wenlock a smaller traditional market town with cafes and restaurants for a lazy lunch. Other nearby attractions include: Acton Scott Working Farm, Secret Hills Discovery Centre, Ironbridge Gorge Museum, Blists Hill and The Severn Valley Railway with 16 miles of Heritage line running from Bridgnorth to Kidderminster.
Drive through the gates onto the gravelled driveway and take in the beauty of this country home. Step into the formal entrance hall where you will be greeted with a wealth of original features and charm, the wooden floors are complimented with light streaming in from the sash windows and the large inglenook fire place has been finished with decorative logs. There are benches for you to take a seat whilst removing boots and shoes. For a formal evening step into the lounge, a grand room with large fireplace, sash windows dressed in rich fabric curtains and views onto the gardens, there is a TV/DVD set into the alcove. Set to the other side of the entrance hall is a snug, warm and welcoming with cosy sofas and a feature fire place with TV/DVD. Continue out of the entrance hall and into the hub of the house, the kitchen/diner is well-equipped and warmed with a traditional AGA, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and a solid wooden table and chairs for eight takes centre stage. A small utility room sits off the kitchen with washing machine and tumble dryer and gives access to the ground floor WC. For more formal dining there is a dining room with solid wooden table and chairs, decorated in rich colours and the just perfect for a celebration meal. And if you’ve time to relax and watch a movie with friends you will find a TV room on the first floor, sink into the large sofas, light the wood burner and catch up on your favourite movie on the TV. So when the day is done climb the stairs where you will find two bedrooms on the first floor, a king-size bedroom with garden views and steps down into an en-suite bathroom where you can enjoy a soak in the claw foot bath, there is a separate shower and WC. Across the landing a double bedroom with garden views. Take the stairs on up to the second floor where you will find two bedrooms, one double with garden views and another double. There is a shower room with large shower and WC.
This beautiful home is surrounded by well maintained gardens, of which you are free to roam, you may choose to take your morning coffee in the courtyard to the rear of the house, or you may wander further into the rose gardens. For lazy days enjoy life by the outdoor heated pool available from May to September, the open summer house offers a table and chairs with BBQ. For the more competitive why not have a game of tennis on the full sized tennis courts. There is ample off-road parking.