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Ballacorey Road, Andreas, IM7 4EL

Reference: DRP00818

 

£395,000 Arrange a viewing

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Overview

A rare opportunity to acquire an impressive country house dating from around 1850 and located in a particularly peaceful location adjacent to open countryside and standing within its own mature grounds of around 1 acre or thereabouts. Ballasleig has had 2 extensions some years ago, 1 to the west wing producing a garden room the other a breakfast room adjoining the kitchen, utility room and double garage. There is, however, excellent further scope for expansion subject to the usual permissions.

The current accommodation briefly comprises: stone clad built-out entrance porch, entrance hall opening into a dining room, through lounge, garden room extension, fitted kitchen opening into a breakfast room, cloakroom and utility room, 4 good bedrooms of which 2 are double size and located to the 1st floor along with the family bathroom. Most of the windows are double glazed and there is oil fired central heating to the ground and 1st floors.

Ballasleig offers a wonderful opportunity for country living but without the hassle of acreage. It is in a very sunny position with surrounding countryside views which extend southwards to the hills.

A viewing is strongly recommended in order to appreciate this fine property.

The price is to include fitted carpets.

As previously mentioned Ballasleig stands in its own mature well stocked grounds of around 1 acre or thereabouts containing many established trees and shrubs along with generous lawned areas. It has a generous tarmac finished in-out driveway to the front accessed from a timber gate to the west side and a cattle grid to the east entrance. This driveway also leads to additional car parking. There is a spacious lawned area to the west part of the garden which leads to the rear of the property where there is a generous patio area itself leading to a further generous lawn. A further area contains a small orchard with fruit trees and some soft fruit cages.

DIRECTIONS TO THE PROPERTY

Proceeding northwards out of Ramsey on Bowring Road continue onto the Andreas Road and on leaving the town continue for a further 2 miles where the right hand turn onto Ballacorey Road will be clearly seen. After approximately 4/10 mile Ballasleig will be seen on the left hand side in its lovely position.

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Details

Built-out stone clad Entrance Porch Arched oak front door. Terrazzo floor with a mat well.

Entrance Hall with a wide opening into the Dining Room in all (approx. 12'9" x 10'6") Beamed ceiling.

Cloakroom Fitted with a modern white suite comprising corner wash hand basin and WC.

Through Lounge (21'6" x 12'4" approx.) Archway from the Hall. Beamed ceiling. Front and rear double glazed windows overlooking the grounds. Feature stone chimney breast with a recessed fireplace and dog grate. Matching stone feature to the left hand alcove. Alcove shelving. Archway to:

Garden Room (17'6" x 11'10" approx.) Front and rear windows. Sliding double patio doors leading to the generous lawned side garden.

Breakfast Kitchen (in all 24'0" x 10'0" approx.) Fitted range of oak fronted base units and wall cupboards, fitted laminated worktops incorporating an inset stainless steel 1½ bowl sink. Integrated electric oven. Fitted gas hob. Plumbing for a washing machine and a dishwasher. Terracotta style ceramic tiled floor. An archway leads to a breakfast area with a matching tiled floor and a fitted breakfast table and corner bench seating. Austria range cooker. Doors to the utility room, garaging and rear garden.

Utility Room Arched oak external door to the front. Fitted shelving. Tiled floor. Boulter oil fired central heating boiler. Electric meter and RCD consumer unit.

From the Hallway a turn staircase leads to:

FIRST FLOOR

Landing with a beamed ceiling.

Bedroom 1 (21'6" x 12'4" approx.) Triple aspect double glazed windows overlooking the grounds and adjacent open countryside. Beamed ceiling. Built-in double wardrobe to the rear wall. Additional built-in wardrobe with dresser, mirror and high-level cupboards.

Bedroom 2 (12'0" x 11'7" approx.) Built-in wardrobe and cupboards. Fitted shelving. Beamed ceiling.

Study/Dressing Room Beamed ceiling. Built-in triple wardrobe with sliding doors and integrated shelves. uPVC double glazed window. Fitted desk style shelves.

Family Bathroom Fitted with a modern white suite complete with chrome fittings comprising large double ended panelled bath with a mixer tap, pedestal wash hand basin also with a mixer tap and a WC. Fully tiled shower cubicle with a plumbed shower. Half tiled walls. Shaver socket. Built-in airing cupboard containing an insulated hot water tank with immersion heater. Beamed ceiling.

From the Landing a turn staircase leads to:

SECOND FLOOR

Landing Access to a large eaves storage cupboard with shelving and electric light.

Bedroom 3 (13'3" x 10'3" max.) Double glazed gable window. Original exposed roof truss with a notched and pegged joint. Fitted modern Velux double glazed roof window.

Bedroom 4/Store Room Again with a double glazed window and an exposed A-frame roof truss.

OUTSIDE

Attached Double Garage Twin electrically operated metal up and over doors. Fitted shelving. Light and power connected.

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Service & Rates

Mains electricity and water are connected. Private drainage.
Oil fired central heating to the ground and 1st floor levels.
Mostly double glazed windows.
Television and telephone points.

RATEABLE VALUE - £144

TENURE - Freehold

EARLY VACANT POSSESSION ON COMPLETION BY ARRANGEMENT – NO CHAIN.


Features

Impressive country house dating from around 1850
Particularly peaceful location adjacent to open countryside
Surrounding views including southwards towards the hills
Excellent scope for further expansion subject to the usual permissions
Entrance Hall opening to the Dining Room
Through Lounge, Large Garden Room extension
Fitted Kitchen opening into a Breakfast Room
Cloakroom and Utility Room
4 Bedrooms in all (2 to the 1st floor)
Family Bathroom
Mostly Double Glazed windows
Oil fired central heating to the ground and 1st floors
Beautiful mature grounds of approx. 1 acre or thereabouts
Attached Double Garage
Generous in-out driveway with additional parking
Only 5 minutes drive from Ramsey town centre
VIEWING RECOMMENDED - NO CHAIN

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Type of property: House
Impressive country house dating from around 1850

Particularly peaceful location adjacent to open countryside

Surrounding views including southwards towards the hills

Excellent scope for further expansion subject to the usual permissions

Entrance Hall opening to the Dining Room

Through Lounge, Large Garden Room extension

Fitted Kitchen opening into a Breakfast Room

Cloakroom and Utility Room

4 Bedrooms in all (2 to the 1st floor)

Family Bathroom

Mostly Double Glazed windows

Oil fired central heating to the ground and 1st floors

Beautiful mature grounds of approx. 1 acre or thereabouts

Attached Double Garage

Generous in-out driveway with additional parking

Only 5 minutes drive from Ramsey town centre

VIEWING RECOMMENDED - NO CHAIN

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