Page main header

Skip to main content
Close main menu
Open main menu

Property Listing Details

Property details

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 3 reception rooms

Features

  • Freehold
  • A wonderful semi-detached period family home in the heart of Malpas
  • Spacious accommodation laid out over three floors
  • Dining hall
  • Breakfast kitchen
  • Utility room
  • Drawing room
  • Sitting room
  • Cellar
  • 5 double bedrooms
  • 3 bath/shower rooms

Listing view statistics

Last 30 days: 151 page views

Since listed: 396 page views

Description

A handsome 5 bedroom Georgian property situated in the heart of the popular village of Malpas with an attractive and private rear garden.

Situation
Grove House is located just off Malpas High Street, in a peaceful and enviable village setting. Malpas offers an excellent array of local amenities, including a convenience store with bakery, public houses, restaurants, an attractive historic church and a doctors' surgery. Local recreational opportunities include Crown Green Bowls, cricket, tennis and football at Malpas and District Sports Club, a youth club, numerous golf clubs and some outstanding walks along the Bishop Bennet Way which boasts stunning countryside views.

Grove House is within catchment for Malpas Alport Primary School and Bishop Heber High School, the latter deemed "outstanding" by Ofsted. Independent schools in the region include King's and Queen's Schools in Chester, Ellesmere College and Moreton Hall.

In addition to the property's first class setting, Grove House is well-positioned for commuting to the commercial centres of the North West via the A41 and A49 leading to the motorway network. Both Chester and Crewe have mainline connections with services to London Euston in under 2 and 1.5 hours respectively.

The property
Grove House is a particularly striking Georgian semi-detached property with spacious internal accommodation spread over three floors, quietly tucked away just off Malpas High Street.

The property has been lovingly maintained by the current vendors providing immaculate presentation throughout including many attractive original features, creating a beautifully presented and spacious family home.

The accommodation
A pitched canopy porch with solid panelled door gives way to a impressive and welcoming dining hall with oak flooring, continuing into the central hall way which leads to the principal reception rooms. A cloaks room with WC is positioned directly off the dining hall. Access to the brick vaulted cellar is from the central reception hall through a solid door down a flight of steps.

At the heart of the home is the breakfast kitchen with natural slate flooring and a comprehensive range of Tegla solid wood hand built wall and base units with black honed granite work top over. The focal point of the kitchen is the gas two oven Aga with decorative tile splash back. The central island provides additional base units and drawers under a solid work top and features Integral appliances including a Bosch fridge and combined microwave/oven. There is also an integral dishwasher, Gaggenau three ring gas hob and Belfast sink. A useful larder cupboard provides excellent storage next to an area perfect for a sizable dining table.

The kitchen enjoys a generous utility room with quarry tile floor, perfect for laundry appliances with storage cupboard and door accessing the front parking area and car port.

To the rear of the house is the elegant drawing room with twin aspects with open fireplace with marble surround, mantle and hearth. The beautiful rear garden can be enjoyed through the attractive large bay window.

The sitting room enjoy views over the rear garden and patio and features a Tiger real effect gas log burner with slate hearth and marble surround. A door to the patio and rear garden leads directly from the reception hall in between the two reception rooms.

To the first floor, is accessed by an impressive painted spindle staircase is the magnificent master bedroom with cast iron decorative fireplace and sizable en-suite bathroom comprising built-in cupboards, wash hand basin within a fitted unit, panelled bath, WC and bidet. A small door accesses under-eves storage space.

Two further double bedrooms, a fully tiled wet shower room, family bathroom with limestone flooring, clawfoot roll top bath, wash hand basin, WC and large laundry cupboard housing the central heating boiler are all easily accessed from the first floor landing. A further staircase rises to the second floor leading to two further double bedrooms and a substantial games room with pine flooring, exposed purlins and truss.

Gardens and grounds
Grove House is approached through private gates and a brick splayed entrance. An ample paved area suitable for parking for several vehicles leads to a double carport, garden shed and the front door. To the rear lies a charming and beautifully maintained garden with central lawn area, well stocked borders with mature trees and plants. A useful potting sheds adjoins the York stone paved patio area which can be access directly from the property through rear door off the central reception hall.

You could get

Superfast broadband Superfast broadband

Up to 71.2 Mbps (Source: Ofcom)

Floorplan

Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Whitchurch (Shropshire) 5.4 miles
  • Wrenbury 7.1 miles
  • Malpas Alport Endowed Primary School 0 miles
  • Bishop Heber High School 0.5 miles

Local map of the area

Map and Street View Map showing location of property

Local Amenities

  • Whitchurch (Shropshire) 5.4 miles
  • Wrenbury 7.1 miles
  • Malpas Alport Endowed Primary School 0 miles
  • Bishop Heber High School 0.5 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a house in SY14:

  • £245,273
  • Price decrease

  • -£10,293
  • (-4.028%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £202,320
  • Properties sold

    25

Rental opportunities

Not known

Recent sales nearby

See all recent sales in SY14
Switch to next tab

Estimated running costs

Based on available 3rd party data

Mortgage calculator

£ per month

How much could I borrow?

In association with

Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

The results are not provided by HSBC UK Bank plc and do not represent any particular mortgage product. Results are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage and are based solely on your inputs into the calculator. The monthly payments will depend on the product and repayment term you choose. Zoopla receive payment from HSBC UK Bank plc for this calculator and introductions resulting in decisions in principle.

The Agent

Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
26th Mar 2019 £650,000 First listed

Want an expert valuation of your home?

Book an agent valuation
Property descriptions and related information displayed on this page are marketing materials provided by Fisher German LLP Chester. Zoopla does not warrant or accept any responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the property descriptions or related information provided here and they do not constitute property particulars. Please contact Fisher German LLP Chester for full details and further information.