Few properties have the ability to stir emotion and desire even before one takes a step across the threshold, yet the charm of this superb detached residence is almost overwhelming and certainly has that unique quality in abundance. This stunning equestrian home is situated within one of the area’s finest addresses, and the idyllic setting certainly reflects the property’s fine credentials. ‘Rock Haven’ is a unique home of distinction that is almost without compare and unparalleled in terms of its almost unassailable standards of quality and luxury. The property exudes a beautiful contemporary style throughout its 4,134 square feet of accommodation, coupled with an impeccable quality of finish, with only the finest quality fixtures and fittings and a keen eye for detail resulting in an almost impossible standard being achieved. Furthermore, for those with an equestrian interest – one need look no further – as the equestrian facilities are simply second to none with approximately 4 acres of land, post and rail grazing paddocks, state-of-the-art stables and custom arenas.
As one enters the property, the magnificent entrance hall with its grand turning solid wood staircase and fully tiled flooring oozes grandeur and sophistication, boasting its own sitting area and a convenient cloakroom/WC; the formal sitting room has a bright and airy feel, having windows to the front and side, luxury fitted carpet and feature wall living flame gas fire – an ideal room in which to relax after a busy day, whilst the beautiful 27’ family room has an extremely spacious feel, having a window to the front aspect and two sets of French doors opening onto the patio area, integrated sound system, feature lighting recess, spot lighting and fully tiled flooring.
For many, however, the simply fabulous open plan dining kitchen will be the piece de resistance and the real crowning glory of this spectacular home; with its epic 28’ proportions, this bright space creates a magnificent hub of the home which lends itself perfectly to the needs of the modern family, creating a wonderfully sociable space for all generations to gather. Our clients, at great expense, have created what is simply a culinary delight of a living space, with a gorgeous bespoke ‘Diane Berry’ designed ‘Alno’ kitchen, including a comprehensive range of self-closing wall and base units complimented by the use brushed steel handles and Corian work tops, whilst there are a host of quality integrated appliances, including Gaggenau integrated fridge, freezer, wine cooler, chiller drawer and ice machine, two Miele combination microwaves, conventional oven, coffee machine, warming drawers, Miele induction hob with gas ring burner, instant hot water taps, dishwasher, and a central island. The dining area has two sets of French doors opening onto the patio area, a vaulted ceiling with Velux windows, and the room in its entirety benefits from inset spot lighting and fully tiled flooring. The practical utility room is fitted with a range of wall and base units, with single sink and drainer, and is plumbed for a washing machine and tumble dryer.
One can also find a fantastic guest suite on the ground floor, featuring a luxurious double bedroom, a fully fitted dressing room and an en-suite shower room, and completing the ground floor accommodation is a stunning atrium which is accessed from the guest suite and provides a perfect space for relaxation or contemplation whilst relaxing in the large hydrotherapy hot tub - gazing at the truly impressive rear garden, perhaps throwing open the seven bi-folding doors in those warm Summer evenings. Features include fully tiled flooring, and atrium style ceiling with two electric Velux windows.
On the first floor a most impressive galleried landing gives way to the homes private spaces including the 21’ master bedroom which boasts a selection of fitted furniture including wardrobes, bedsides and central bed space and a private balcony accessed via French doors – the perfect spot to enjoy a morning coffee taking in the magnificent views over the surrounding countryside. The master en-suite is fitted with a five piece suite comprising Jacuzzi bath with marble surround, walk-in shower cubicle, inset hand basin with mirror surround and lighting, bidet, low level wc, heated towel rail and fully tiled floor and walls. Three further bedrooms (and two further en-suites) complete the first floor living accommodation.
Externally, the property is approached via an in-and-out block paved driveway with ample off road parking. To the rear of the property there is a large interconnecting patio, linking the atrium, dining area and side patios together. There is also a raised beautifully manicured formal lawn with established flower beds, and a heated gazebo which overlooks the paddocks. The purpose built stable yard boasts two clock towers, weather veins and a slate roof, and is accessed via a set of double gates and leading onto a delivery yard large enough to take a 26-ton horsebox. The yard benefits from having a feed room with up and over garage door large enough to drive up to and unload. There are 8/9 full sized stables with various height doors, a grooming box with electric and power shower, a tack room with fully fitted kitchenette and television area, saddle room and an additional garage for storage. Water reclamation tanks, quarry tiled yard and double gates leading to the paddocks and ménage. There are three post and rail paddocks with interlinking gates, giving access to large vehicles as well as two flood lit ménages.
Dalton is a rural parish and the character of the village remains unchanged with pastures, hills, dales, woods, streams, lanes, ponds and footpaths that meander past the neighbouring farms and prestige homes that nestle amidst the verdant backdrop of beautiful English countryside. The location feels light years from the hustle and bustle of daily life yet the wider region of villages, towns and cities are all within an easy commute, the railway station in nearby Parbold and the M6 motorway are also both on hand. For families - some of the region’s most highly regarded schools are close by and the many excellent amenities in nearby Parbold ensure that the property is anything but remote.
This is a rare opportunity to acquire a truly unique equestrian home and we would advise early viewing to appreciate all that this superb residence has to offer.
Property Features :
- Superb Detached Residence
- Five Bedrooms
- Circa 4134 Square Feet
- 21´ Master Bedrooom
- Purpose Built Stable Yard