Rectory Manor, Little Wakering, SS3

£1,450,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
An elegant, beautifully appointed mid-Victorian Manor House that stands unseen from the road, at the end of a spectacular gated horseshoe driveway and offers a walled south facing family garden, a five car garage, splendid equestrian facilities and panoramic farmland views.

An elegant, beautifully appointed mid-Victorian Manor House that stands unseen from the road, at the end of a spectacular gated horseshoe driveway and offers a walled south facing family garden, a five car garage, splendid equestrian facilities and panoramic farmland views.

Rectory Manor, Little Wakering

A bespoke oak framed, gable end, pitched roofed Porch with profiled stone steps has a hardwood panelled entrance door leading into;

Reception Hallway6.1m x 2.74m (20' 0" x 9' 0")

(minimum) An impressive 'L' shaped entrance hallway with two radiators, exposed floor boards and high level skirting. Entry gate handset, access to large under stairs storage cellar with courtesy light. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling. Panelled doors lead off to the formal dining room, study and outer hallway. A half glazed door leads through to the utility/boot room and a flat headed opening leads through to the kitchen/family room.

Outer Hallway

Double glazed sash window to rear, at half landing height. High level skirting, radiator. Turned staircase to first floor with polished oak balustrade. Panelled doors lead off to the sitting room, library/snug and cloakroom/WC. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling.

Cloakroom/WC

Obscure double glazed sash window to side. Radiator. Fully tiled in cream gloss metro tiles with black raised border tiles. Fitted with a two piece suite comprising dual flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling.

Sitting Room5.61m x 4.37m (18' 5" x 14' 4")

(into bay) A full height walk-in bay has double glazed French windows giving access to the south facing family garden and has double glazed, full height sash windows to either side with recessed bi-folding Victorian shutters. Cast iron fireplace with slate hearth and tiled reveals with open flue. Dark oak polished flooring, high level lipped skirting. Radiator. Built in cabinetry with shelving above. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling.

Formal Dining Room4.8m x 4.52m (15' 9" x 14' 10")

Double glazed full height sash window overlooks the south facing family garden with original Victorian bi-folding shutters. Two radiators, high level skirting. Cast iron fireplace with tiled reveals and slate hearth with open flue. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling.

Library/Snug4.37m x 3.25m (14' 4" x 10' 8")

Double glazed full height sash window overlooks the south facing family garden with bi-folding Victorian shutters to both sides. Two radiators, cast iron fireplace with tiled reveals and slate hearth with open flue. High level lipped skirting, coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling.

Study4.01m x 3.18m (13' 2" x 10' 5")

Double glazed sash window to rear. Radiator, high level skirting. Ornamental cast iron fireplace on tiled hearth. Smooth plastered ceiling.

Kitchen/Family Room8.08m x 4.27m (26' 6" x 14' 0")

An impressive dual aspect room with a pair of bespoke half glazed doors giving access to the side sun terrace with matching full height panels to both sides and two double glazed sash windows to front with views across the horseshoe driveway to the paddock beyond. The kitchen has been professionally planned and fitted with a comprehensive range of base, pelmeted eye level and full height cabinets with pewter effect fittings under bespoke marble effect quartz surfaces. Large bull nosed centre breakfast island with inset storage cupboards, wine chiller, power tower and four person breakfast bar. Grooved quartz drainer with double bowl 'Butler' style sink with designer mixer tap and vegetable wash. Corner double fronted full height larder cupboard. Manor House Mantle surround with Victorian tiled splashback and space for range style cooker with inset extractor canopy above. A contemporary cast iron log burner stands on a bespoke slate hearth with bordered edged. Recess and (truncated)

Utility/Boot Room5.18m x 4.34m (17' 0" x 14' 3")

A panelled part glazed door leads out to the covered side veranda. Double glazed sash window to side. Two double glazed Velux windows set into vaulted ceiling with recessed LED lighting. Terracotta effect tiled floor. Cream base cupboards with matching eye level cabinets and oiled oak working surface with inset double bowl 'Butler' style sink unit with mixer tap and vegetable wash. Cream metro tiled splashbacks. Space, plumbing and drainage for automatic washing machine. Further appliance space. Cloaks hanging space, vertical designer radiator. Access to;

Boiler Room

Window to side. Fitted with two 'Potterton Suprima HE' gas boilers serving domestic hot water and central heating system with 'Megaflo' water tank and comms. shelving with central network hub. Vaulted ceiling.

The First Floor

Galleried Landing

Polished oak balustrade, double glazed sash window to rear. Panoramic double glazed sash window to side with far reaching open farmland views. Service staircase from the kitchen/family room. Entry gate handset (adjacent to the Principal Bedroom Suite). Coved cornice to ceiling, original panelled doors lead off to first floor rooms;

Principal Bedroom Suite

Principal Bedroom4.34m x 4.32m (14' 3" x 14' 2")

Double glazed sash window to side overlooking the south facing gardens with bespoke fitted plantation shutters. Radiator, high level lipped skirting. Cast iron fireplace, TV point, coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling. Original panelled door leads through to;

Dressing Room

Fitted with a bespoke range of open fronted wardrobe cupboards with hanging, shelved and drawer stack storage space. A further panelled door leads through to the;

En-Suite Shower Room

Double glazed sash window to side with bespoke fitted plantation shutter. Fitted with a three piece suite comprising independent shower cubicle, wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Gloss metro tiling. Radiator.

Guest Bedroom Suite

Bedroom Two4.32m x 4.2m (14' 2" x 13' 9")

Double glazed sash window to side with bespoke fitted plantation shutters. Radiator, high level lipped skirting. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling. Panelled door leads through to;

En-Suite Shower Room

Double glazed sash window to front. Fitted with a three piece suite comprising independent shower cubicle, close coupled WC and suspended wash hand basin. Metro tiling to walls.

Bedroom Three5.1m x 4.27m (16' 9" x 14' 0")

Double glazed sash window to front with bespoke fitted plantation shutters, radiator. High level lipped skirting. Picture rail. Smooth plastered ceiling.

Bedroom Four3.89m x 3.05m (12' 9" x 10' 0")

Double glazed sash window to rear, cast iron fireplace, radiator. High level lipped skirting. Smooth plastered ceiling.

Family Bathroom3.38m x 3.2m (11' 1" x 10' 6")

Double glazed sash window to side with bespoke fitted plantation shutters, designer tubular heated towel rail. Fitted with a four piece suite comprising of claw foot Victoriana slipper bath, Regency wash basin and matching WC and offset quadrant spa-shower enclosure with body jets and steam facility.Black porcelain floor and wall tiles, smooth plastered ceiling with recessed LED lighting.

To the Outside

The Gardens

The main residence stands amidst well planted and tended wraparound gardens with a south boundary wall. The family garden (to the south side of the house) is attractively laid to an expanse of lawn with established shrub boirders and inserts and a small orchard of fruit bearing trees. The garden continues to the west of the property, and in turn leads to an extensive sandstone and tiled sun terrace (accessed from the kitchen/family room and utility/boot room). This area enjoys panoramic views across adjacent farmland and is ideal for entertaining 'al-fresco' with a vine covered pergola (with fairy lights and fitted low level 'over table' lighting and an outdoor lounge area. Ample terrace space for spa/hot tub.

Stable Block

The superb equestrian facilities include a detached twin stable block with large adjacent tack room, power and water supply connected.

Paddock

A circa one acre enclosed paddock. As previously mentioned, additional land may be available to purchase by separate negotiation. Access to;

Menage

A large fenced & railed, silica surfaced menage to the east side of the Stable Block.

Garaging

Personal door to side, power and light connected, five sets of double doors give access. May also be suitable for use as a leisure outbuilding/games room.

The Entrance

Rectory Manor is access via a leafy lane to the north of St Mary's Church, Little Wakering. The property is approached via automated wrought iron security gates (remote control and external keycode & entry panel). The sweeping driveway continues past the gardens with a large horseshoe turing circle to the front of the main house - and in turn leads off to the garage block and stables.

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