Situated in a highly desirable location with superb views over beautiful countryside in this glorious setting, an attractive detached family home with an abundance of charming features, substantial accommodation and with further scope to enhance.
This particular detached farm house has an attractive style and design constructed with stone elevations surmounted by a pitched tiled roof and has been configured around a beautiful courtyard setting. The accommodation has been extended over the years and now offers extensive family accommodation with further scope to enhance and alter to suit a potential purchasers needs. Comprising a substantial conservatory and indoor swimming pool area, the main farmhouse acccomodation, through to the integral double garage with master suite above and connecting to the original 1000 sq/ft cowshed building which has previously been used as office and workshop premises and could easily be converted to additional accommodation or as an annexe for elderly or teenage relatives subject to planning permission. In addition there is a large detached steel framed barn with block and stone walls and a concrete base with ample storage above and there is a further shed.
The spacious accommodation offers excellent room dimensions, has a bright and airy feel and has fantastic views from all aspects. Comprising:- Entrance Hall leading to utility room and w/c, Sitting Room, Dining Hall, a spacious Lounge with an attractive feature fireplace and sliding patio doors to the conservatory, from where you can also access the Kitchen. The Kitchen is fitted with an excellent range of units and a Rayburn cooker and has delightful views over the garden. The Conservatory has far reaching views over the gardens and beyond to the hills of Derbyshire and the Staffordshire Moorlands. The downstairs converted cow shed/annex, which has access through the Garage, comprises a storage room, Study, inner Hall and a large Office. Completing the ground floor is a downstairs WC with store room, and a superb second Conservatory which leads to the indoor pool room which is of a generous proportion housing the 10m heated swimming pool. On the first floor the L-shaped Landing services four double Bedrooms and the family Bathroom, with the master Bedroom having an excellent selection of built in wardrobes and a full ensuite bathroom with separate shower cubicle.
Outside are beautiful and well established formal gardens featuring an abundance of specimen plants and shrubs, a wood, ponds and areas laid to lawn. The property sits in approximately five acres comprising 2 acres of gardens and a 3 acre paddock.
Rushton Spencer is a beautiful thriving village with a friendly community spirit, three public houses and beautiful surrounding countryside. Located centrally between Macclesfield (8 miles), Congleton (3.5 miles) and Leek (5 miles), all of which have their own identity ranging from the predominantly traditional in Leek to the considerably more cosmopolitan Macclesfield with its comprehensive range of facilities and direct inter-city rail services to both Manchester (40 mins) and London (1 1/2 hrs). Manchester Airport is approximately 40 mins/21 miles away. Congleton also provides rail services to other more local, destinations.
From Macclesfield follow the A523 towards Rushton Spencer. Immediately after the Land Rover dealer take the right turn into Station Lane and continue, passing the Knot public house on your left. At the first fork in the lane keep right. At the second fork keep left. At the third fork keep left and follow the road passing a phone box on your right hand side. Take the next turning on the left marked as a no through road and you will find Ditchway Farm first on the left hand side.
From Congleton. Leaving town with the railway station on your left hand side continue to the traffic lights at Mossley, taking the left turn signposted towards Leek. Follow the main road for approx 3 miles passing the Coach and Horses pub and Bridestones quarry. At the crest of the hill approx 150 yds after Bridestones take the small left turn and follow the single track lane. At the T junction turn left. At the next fork bear right following the signpost to Woodhouse Green. Continue around half a mile and take the next right, marked as a no through road and you will find Ditchway Farm first on the left hand side.