An imposing detached residence occupying a private, established plot on the much sought after Benty Heath Lane in Willaston.
Hitherwood was constructed in the 1920s with later additions made in the 1960s to provide spacious accommodation that is arranged over three floors. The property requires refurbishment and lends itself to further development subject to the availability of the relevant permissions.
The property is approached through a five bar timber gate over a gravel driveway where there is a parking and turning area and double garage. The vestibule entrance leads into the reception hallway with turned stairscase to the first floor and cloakroom. There is a large lounge which overlooks the rear garden and has a recessed fireplace and alcove storage cupboards. The dining room lead through to the kitchen with pantry and rear hallway providing access to the garage. There is also a study on the ground floor. To the first floor are three double bedrooms a shower room and separate W.C. The second floor has two additional double bedrooms and store room.
Externally at the rear of the property is a delightful south-westerly facing garden that is private and stocked with a variety of specimen shrubs and bushes. The gardens provide a wonderful setting for this fine property.
This is a fantastic opportunity to acquire a unique property in a highly desirable location. Offered for sale with no onward chain early viewing is recommended.
Hitherwood occupies a highly sought after position on the outskirts of Willaston in South Wirral. The property enjoys a semi-rural yet accessible location.
The nearby villages of Willaston and Neston provide a range of services for everyday needs including local shops, doctor’s and dentist’s surgeries, restaurants, bars and cafes and a good selection of supermarkets. The cities of Chester and Liverpool are 8 and 15 miles respectively with a wide range of shopping and leisure facilities complemented by several out of town retail parks to include Cheshire Oaks which is 8 miles distant.
Sporting and social activities are well catered for; Neston Cricket Club offers cricket, squash, hockey and tennis and other recreational and sporting activities in the area include sailing on the Marine Lake and Dee Estuary, golf at Heswall and Royal Liverpool at Hoylake. For the equestrian enthusiasts there is racing at Chester, Bangor-on-Dee, Haydock Park and Aintree as well as the International Horse Show in Liverpool.
On the educational front there are several primary schools nearby including at Burton, Thornton Hough and Willaston, secondary schools including Wirral, Caldy and West Kirby Grammar Schools and a choice of private schooling notably at King’s and Queen’s in Chester, Birkenhead School and Abbeygate College at Saighton.
The property is well served by roads being within a short distance of the M53 and M56 motorways permitting easy access to all major areas of commerce throughout the North West. For travel further afield there is a 2 hour intercity rail service from Chester to London Euston via Crewe with a link from the nearby Hooton station which also offers a service into Liverpool Lime Street. For overseas travel both Liverpool and Manchester are served by international airports.
Approximate Distances: Chester: 11 miles. Liverpool: 12 miles. Manchester: 45 miles
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