A spectacular 4 bedroom "apartment" attached to Wyfold Court with its own separate front door and access to 178 acres of Park. Grand rooms with high ceilings and a top of the range, eat in kitchen. Tennis Court Garage & underground parking. Private garden with barbacue area.
Wyfold court Mansions is a Grade 11* listed building constructed between 1872 and 1873 for a renowned Mancunian cotton magnate and a member of parliament for Preston. The house was reputed to be one of the grandest houses in England reflecting the French flamboyant Gothic style. The mansion was converted into eleven apartments in the late 1990s by the PJ Livsey group under the guidance of English Heritage, retaining many of the original features.
The apartment is attached to the back of the Mansion with views down the long driveway, and benefits from its own front door, without the need of the use of a communal entrance. The property is 3294 square feet on three floors.
The principle rooms on the ground floor have grand ceilings up to 5 meters high. The main reception room has tall mullion windows looking onto the front courtyard and main entrance tower and features a white marble fireplace.
A separate formal dining room also has a white marble fireplace and a mullion window looking towards the main driveway. There is a mezzanine floor in the dining room with a media room/games room/ sitting room with a separate stairwell.
The kitchen is a spectacular, large, eat-in show kitchen with quartz benchtops, Griggs and Mackay timber cabinets and drawers, Miele steam oven, Miele combo oven, plate warmer and electric oven and a Siemens dishwasher. The fridge freezer is built in and there is a large central island to sit up to. The floor is a limestone flagstone floor in keeping with the period of the building which is partly under floor heated (not around the oven).
A main bedroom on the first floor has a great view of the front tower, a shower bathroom ensuites and a separate walk-in robe. From the walk-in robe is a utility room with washing machine and a drying cupboard.
The 2nd floor has a double bedroom with a view of the tower, a second double bedroom with a view of the tower and a fireplace, and an office room. The separate bathroom on the floor has two sinks, a bath and a separate shower.
The property benefits from the exclusive use of an external detached pump house a short distance from the front door which is useful for garden storage. There is an underground carpark, and another garage to the rear of the mansion with a black timber door one of the original buildings. There is also the exclusive use of a hidden private garden of about 0.5 of an acre with Rhododendron borders, and a timber deck.
The property enjoys access to the communal park, and 2 tennis courts. The mansion has super fast Fibre to the premises broadband (fttp).
The Wyfold Court mansion is on 8 acres of ground which are share of freehold. The property has access to a 178 acre park with a 999 year lease from the 1st of January 1999. The service charge is 7.94% or about £7146 per annum. There is also a park maintenance fee of £1308 pounds.