A fine country house with small private estate
The property Wanfield Hall is a fine south facing country house standing in the total privacy of its beautiful gardens and grounds. It is complemented by an excellent range of versatile outbuildings including stables and equestrian amenities, with well-maintained post and railed paddocks and fields extending to about 33 acres.
The house, which is Grade II listed, dates back to the 17th Century with a part timber frame and double gabled front façade. It enjoys well laid out accommodation ideal for both easy to manage everyday living and more formal entertaining. The front door opens to the hall off which is the drawing room with its impressive fireplace, connecting to a large conservatory for further entertaining space. The attractive dining room is conveniently located by the spacious living kitchen, bespoke fitted in a traditional style with an AGA range, and a breakfast area with views over the pretty gardens to the rear. A side hall gives access to the side of the house and the family sitting room with the back hall, utility, boot room and versatile office space beyond.
Upstairs, the master bedroom enjoys a well fitted dressing room and en suite bathroom, while there are two delightful bedrooms with far reaching views to the front of the house served by a family bathroom. To the second floor there are three further bedrooms and a shower room.
Self contained Flat The flat has a separate access to the side of the house with a staircase leading up to an open plan kitchen/sitting room. It has two double bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and a shower room and bathroom.
This property has 33 acres of land.
Outbuildings To the rear of the house there is a range of versatile outbuildings and an attractive traditionally designed stable yard served by its own separate entrance and driveway with electric gates. This has been designed to provide 10 loose boxes with tack room, heated rug room, wash box, feed room and is complemented by a lunging ring and all-weather arena and track to the immediate paddocks. The barns are ideal for storage and extensive garaging if required.
Gardens and grounds Wrought iron electric gates open to a driveway which leads between mature woodland to one side and post and railed paddocks to the other. There is a wide gravel sweep to the side of the house and a circular drive to the front with ample parking.
The house stands in the complete privacy of its beautiful and well stocked gardens, sweeping lawns, woodland and well-maintained paddocks and meadowland with frontage to the River Blythe with fishing rights. There is also wildlife pools and woodland with an 80m shooting range.
Location Wanfield Hall stands in a rural but easily accessible location close to the village of Kingstone with its church, village hall, primary school and popular pub, the Shrewsbury Arms. Within 5 miles is the town of Uttoxeter with its Waitrose, further shops and amenities including its famous race course and golf course. The county town of Stafford is 14 miles from where there is a regular main line train service to London (Euston 1hr 20 mins).
Wanfield Hall is well placed for road, train and air travel with the M6 junction14 being 15 miles, the A50 just 5 miles and regional International airports at Birmingham (28 miles) and East Midlands and Manchester airports both being within an hours drive.
Directions From Stafford take the A518 towards Uttoxeter. Continue along this road for approximately 7 miles and upon reaching the junction, turn left signposted to Stone. Proceed along this road, taking the first turning left to Uttoxeter. Follow this road for approximately 5 miles before taking the right hand turning shortly after the Castlewood Café. At the T-junction turn right and continue for about 1.5 miles before branching to the left. The entrance to Wanfield Hall can be found after a short distance on your left hand side.Read all
- 3 Reception rooms
- Kitchen/breakfast room
- Utility and boot rooms
- Master bedroom with en suite dressing room and bathroom
- 5 Further bedrooms
- Family bathroom
- Shower room
- Self-contained two bedroom flat
- Extensive range of versatile outbuildings
- Attractive stable yard, arena and lunging ring
- Gardens and woodland
- In all about 13.75 acres
- A further 19.07 acres of land is available by separate negotiation
- Map & Street View
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