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4 bedroom detached for sale

Vicarage Bank, Gayton


  4 bedrooms

  3 bathrooms

  3 receptions

Key Features

  • Highly Impressive Individual House
  • Truly Outstanding Features
  • Delightful 0.96 Acre Plot
  • Dining Hall with Magnificent Staircase
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Superb Dining Kitchen
  • 3 Luxury Bath/Shower Rooms
  • EPC Rating D


A substantial and HIGHLY INDIVIDUAL detached house which is BEAUTIFULLY APPOINTED THROUGHOUT and has some TRULY OUTSTANDING FEATURES. Delightful location and STUNNING GARDENS, the whole site extends to approx. 0.96 acres.

A splendid dining hall (5.4m x 4.6m, 17’9 x 14’11) provides a most welcome introduction to this outstanding property that has a bespoke pippy oak staircase rising to the stunning first floor gallery landing. An oak wooden floor with an in-laid central carpet leads to a guest cloakroom with white suite comprising w.c and rectangular wash basin with integrated cupboard beneath.

An elegant and well proportioned lounge (5.9m x 5.4m, 19’3 x 17’9) has a stone fireplace with a cast iron Chesney log burner, walnut flooring with in-laid central carpet, feature wall covering to one wall and bi-folding doors opening to the terrace and garden.
There is also an equally proportioned separate sitting room (3.9m x 3.6, 12’10 x 11’11) and study (4.0m x 3.7m, 13′ x 12′).

The magnificent spacious dining and living kitchen (6.7m x 5.4m, 21’11 x 17’8) has a bespoke range of contrasting light grey and aubergine units complemented by quartz worksurfaces. A superb island unit with matching quartz work surfaces extends to a Zebrano wood integrated dining area. Recess housing the electric Aga and feature glass splash backs, AEG induction hob with conventional ovens beneath also with an individually designed glass splash back. Recessed double bowl sink and drainer, dishwasher, tiled floor and downlighting. Bi-fold doors open out onto the terrace and garden.
From the kitchen is a boot room/gym (5.1m x 2.9m, 16’10 x 9’7) with outer door, range of fitted cupboards and access to double garage, cloakroom/w.c and a separate utility with a further range of units and space and provision for domestic appliances.

A simply stunning gallery landing with glass insets leads to four double bedrooms. The principal bedroom suite (bedroom 6.2m x 5.9m, 20’4 x 19’3) is so spacious and beautifully appointed with a feature wall giving access either side to the bespoke fitted bedroom furniture. There are magnificent views of the garden and countryside beyond and access to the balcony via bi-folding doors. The en suite is again spacious with exquisite full height tiling and a contemporary suite comprising oval freestanding bath with chrome mixer tap and shower, wall hung wash basin, w.c, wet area with screen to the shower, two recessed wall mounted cabinets, two vertical radiators and down lighting.

The guest bedroom (5.4m x 5.3m, 17’9 x 17’3) is equally impressive having wardrobes extending full width to one wall, rear views to the garden and rear/side views towards Cannock Chase in the distance. Also with its own tastefully appointed en suite having full height tiling, pedestal wash basin, low flush w.c, double width shower and vertical towel radiator.
There are two further front facing bedrooms (3.9m x 3.7m, 12’11 x 12′ and 3.8m x 3.2m, 12’7 x 10’5) also with outstanding views.

The large, luxurious family bathroom (4.0m x 3.4m, 13′ x 11’1) has exquisite tiling and a white suite comprising oval spa bath, separate shower with drying area, w.c, twin wash basins and modern stands, chrome accessories and downlighting. This bathroom can be accessed by either the main landing area or the third bedroom.
Also off the landing is access to a spacious, open plan loft area which provides further development opportunity.

The property stands back from the road in a slightly elevated position beyond a spacious brick drive which gives access to the double garage (6.3m x 6.2m, 20’9 x 20’5). To the rear of the property is a spacious block paved sun terrace with pergola, extensive lawns and a large fish pond with waterfall. An abundance of beds and borders are all stocked with a range of mature plants, trees, shrubs and bushes. There is a circular raised brick feature with a fountain, circular feature hedge and a further lawned area leads to the summerhouse. Additionally a copse area lies to the side and access to a tractor store.

The property is situated in the delightful unspoilt village of Gayton that is surrounded by some of the most beautiful Staffordshire countryside. Gayton is also extremely convenient for modern day life and within easy access of the county town of Stafford which has an intercity railway station that provides regular Virgin services to London Euston taking only approximately one hour and twenty minutes. Junctions 13 and 14 of the M6 provide direct access into the national motorway network and M6 Toll. To the east lies the market town of Uttoxeter and the A50 provides excellent access to the Midlands including the East Midlands Airport and M1. The A51 gives access north towards Stone and Stoke on Trent beyond and the Cathedral city of Lichfield to the south.

From Stafford town centre take the A518 (east) Weston Road, continue out of Stafford passing the county showground on the right hand side, proceeding into the village of Weston. At the traffic lights turn left onto the A51, continue over the next set of traffic lights and then turn almost immediately right signposted Gayton. Continue into Gayton and the property is situated on the right hand side.

Tenure: Freehold (purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to the tenure via their legal representative).
Services: Mains water and electricity are believed to be connected to the property.
Drainage is to a septic tank.
Central heating is via an external wood pellet fed boiler with 4 tonne hopper and autofeed. The wood pellet boiler system was installed by A Shade Greener. The boiler is subject to a 7.5 year lease and Wood Boilers Ltd take the RHI payments. The lease was granted on 17/11/2014 for a period of 7 years and 6 months from this date. The area of land is now classified as leasehold and has a separate land registration: SF602641. Copies of both this registration and also Freehold registration of title no. SF264987 are available for inspection at our Stafford office. Purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to their suitability.
Local Authority/Tax Band: Stafford Borough Council / Tax Band G
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Our Ref: JGA/030419

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