An impressive detached residence situated in a quiet and secluded position in the village of Burton, Cheshire.
Rake Cottage occupies a beautifully landscaped plot that adjoins Burton Wood and provides incredibly spacious and versatile accommodation.
The accommodation comprises; entrance hallway with stairs to first floor and access to the study and lounge. These rooms have parquet flooring and the lounge has a fireplace with a log burning stove. The rear hallway has a door to outside and leads to a ground floor bedroom which could be used as an additional reception room and the kitchen-diner. There is a large conservatory off the kitchen which opens to the garden and has underfloor heating. The ground floor also has a utility room and bathroom.
On the first floor are four double bedrooms and a bathroom. Two of the bedrooms have built in cupboards/wardrobes and the master bedroom has French doors opening to a balcony and a modern en-suite with double shower cubicle.
Externally the gardens have been skilfully landscaped with sectioned lawned areas, gravel pathways, a pond and established borders containing many specimen plants and shrubs as well as gravel patio areas and a timber shed. The property also has a good sized parking and turning area.
This stunning property enjoys an idyllic position and provides incredibly spacious and well-presented accommodation. Early viewing is highly recommended to appreciate all this property offers.
Rake Cottage occupies a highly sought after position in the village of Burton in South Wirral. The property enjoys a semi-rural location that is peaceful yet accessible.
The nearby villages of Willaston and Neston provide a range of services for everyday needs including local shops, doctor’s and dentist’s surgeries with Neston also having 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 retails parks to include Cheshire Oaks which is 8 miles distant.
Sporting and social activities are well catered for with Burton and Puddington Sports and Social Club and Gladstone Village Hall in the village providing tennis courts, bowls and
cricket ground, also hosting the annual Village Summer Festival, together with cafes in both Puddington and Burton. The Parkgate 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 which is due to hold The Open in 2020. For the equestrian enthusiasts there is racing at Chester, Bangoron-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, Calday 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.
Despite the property’s rural location it 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.
3.18m x 2.44m max (10’5″ x 8′ max)
4.88m x 3.18m (16′ x 10’5″)
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6.73m x 4.57m (22’1″ x 15′)
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2.90m x 1.65m (9’6″ x 5’5″)
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