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Park life with our Welsh Homes Homes of the Week

This particularly impressive  six bedroom property was once  owned by the Marquess of Bute  and later taken on by a minister.

Lovingly maintained by the  current owners, the property is  perfect as a family home with its  ample garden, six bedrooms,  period features and easy access  to renowned schools and local  amenities. Additionally, there is  a garage which is currently used  as a gym.

The property is accessed via  the front pathway to the original  etched glazed front door to the  hall, with the original mosaics. The front garden is mainly lawned with a mature hedge  giving privacy from the road.

The rear garden can be conveniently accessed directly from  the kitchen/breakfast room via  the full height sliding glazed  door. There is a generous terrace, ideal for alfresco dining  and adjacent to which is a kitchen garden area.

Inside, rooms are accessed  from a beautiful central reception hall, dominated by a wide  staircase to the first floor, above  which is a large picture window.

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Accommodation on the  ground floor includes three separate reception rooms. The  main lounge features an attractive bay window with ornate  ceiling mouldings. A feature alcove with fire and ornate ceiling  mouldings can be found in the  sitting room, whilst the sitting  room features has original features and  views over the front towards the  park.

Off the kitchen/breakfast  room is a third reception room  currently used as an every day  room. by the family The current owners have  recently added a glass box kitchen/breakfast room, off which  is a sizeable utility/laundry room  and walk-in pantry. The kitchen  is contemporary with modern  units, granite worktops and a  central island and breakfast bar,  and is fully fitted with appliances.

Upstairs, the landing provides  access to the three double bedrooms and the superb family  bathroom, with stairs continuing to the second floor.

On the first floor, the master  bedroom has views to the front  over the park, which the second  bedroom shares. The third bedroom has a window to the rear.

The large, well-appointed  bathroom has a limestone floor  and a floating wash hand basin,  large bath and walk-in shower  with glass screen. The single  bedroom on this floor would  make an ideal study with glazed  doors to a small balcony.

There are three further bedrooms and a wet room servicing  this floor. with limestone tiles and spotlights.

Thanks to the addition made  by the current owners, the  house has a modern, bright feeling, but the architecture retains  all of the charm offered by its  long history.

This property is on the  market with Chewton Rose  for £695,000. For more  information, go to or  call 0843 103 4881

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