The property are situated in an edge of village location with superb rural views. Saughall offers an excellent array of local facilities including a Cooperative store, gastro pub, pharmacy, village hall, two churches and medical centre. Chester offers a more comprehensive offering and the nearby Greyhound Retail Park, within 3 miles, provides excellent shopping opportunities.
On the recreational front there is a golf driving range in the vicinity along with Upton-by-Chester Golf Club and the Chester Route 5 cycle track, is within a short distance. On the educational front, Saughall has a primary school with secondary schooling at Upton High School. Saughall is well-placed for commuting to the commercial centres of the North West with the M56 within 1 mile, whilst Chester station has a direct service to London, Euston, within 2 hours.
Fallowfield is beautifully presented Edwardian property, built circa 1905. The property retains some wonderful architectural features including high plaster coved ceilings, picture rails, deep skirting boards and architraves, pitch pine internal doors and open fireplaces.
The accommodation briefly comprises an enclosed porch opening into an imposing reception hall with exposed polished floorboards, which run throughout much of the ground floor accommodation. To the front of the property is an elegant drawing room with an attractive bay window and living-flame fireplace with an ornate tiled surround and ornate wooden fireplace. An adjacent dining room, currently being used as a sitting room, features an open fireplace within an attractive period surround and lovely views to the rear garden through a glazed door with sidelights.
The kitchen sits to the rear of the house opening into an adjoining family/breakfast room, featuring a cast-iron enamelled multi fuel stove, flanked by original cupboards to each recess. The kitchen itself is fitted with a comprehensive range of oak cabinets, with a variety of freestanding appliances, some maybe available by separate negotiation. The kitchen has a wonderful semi vaulted ceiling affording plenty of natural daylight, featuring exposed beams. Off the kitchen is the utility room with a range of fitted cabinets, single drainer sink unit and plumbing for laundry appliances, with access to a ground floor WC.
An attractive turned staircase with polished handrails leads to a spacious galleried landing with scope to create a staircase for a loft conversion. There are three double bedrooms, all having tremendous rural views. A luxurious and spacious family bathroom is fitted with a white contemporary suite including a panelled bath, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with illuminated mirror above, a circular shower cubicle with thermostatic shower and a chrome heated towel radiator.
Double gates give access to the south east facing private gardens which are enclosed by mature native hedging, mainly laid to lawn with numerous trees including a "staghorn" tree, a crab apple tree and magnolia. The gardens include an aluminium framed greenhouse, a timber shed and a compost area to the rear of the garden. Running along the rear of the property is a substantial natural stone paved terrace from where to enjoy the gardens.
From Chester head north along the A540, Parkgate Road passing Mollington Banastre Hotel on your left-hand side. After approximately a mile turn left onto Long Lane, signposted Saughall where the properties will be seen on your left-hand side after a further 350 metres.
Photographs taken February 2021
Brochure produced February 2021
House For SaleFallowfield, Long Lane, Saughall, Chester
Offers in Excess of £400,000 Sale Agreed
Fallowfield is a beautifully presented Edwardian property, built 1905, set within a village setting with rural views.
- This listing is for Fallowfield only
- Russet House is available by separate negotiation
- 3 bedroom semi-detached
- 3 reception rooms
- Family/breakfast kitchen
- Approx. 156 sq m (1,677 sq ft) of accommodation
- Superb edge of village location
- Exceptional rural views
- Extensive off-road parking
- Large private gardens