A TRULY FINE EXAMPLE OF A LATE VICTORIAN VICARAGE STANDING IN THREE ACRES APPROACHED VIA A LONG TREE LINED DRIVE
St Stephens House is a fine example of late Victorian architecture in the neo Gothic style with stone mullioned windows, retaining the vast majority of its original features yet offering modern and comfortable family living. Providing five principal bedrooms plus three second floor bedrooms, an impressive hallway, five receptions plus studio with original stables and outbuildings. Ideally situated for easy access to the motorway network with mainline railway station at nearby Brough.
Summary St Stephens House is a fine example of late Victorian architecture in the neo Gothic style with stone mullioned windows, retaining the vast majority of its original features yet offering modern and comfortable family living. Providing five principal bedrooms plus three second floor bedrooms, an impressive hallway, five receptions plus studio with original stables and outbuildings. Ideally situated for easy access to the motorway network with mainline railway station at nearby Brough.
Location The village of Newport offers a variety of facilities including schooling, recreational and sporting facilities and has excellent road links to the M62, South Cave and Howden and lies approximately sixteen miles west of the centre of Hull. A main railway station is situated at Gilberdyke.
Accommodation The accommodation is arranged on the ground and two upper floors and can be seen in more detail on the dimensioned floorplan forming part of these sale particulars and briefly comprises as follows.
Entrance Reception 14'9" x 14' (4.5m x 4.27m). With an original period fireplace.
Inner Hall 14' x 12'1" (4.27m x 3.68m). Featuring the original staircase and gallery with understairs storage cupboard.
Drawing Room 22' (6.7m) x 18' (5.49m) plus large bay window. With original mahogany period fireplace and connecting door to the ...
Orangerie 18' x 10'7" (5.49m x 3.23m). With lantern light over and two sets of double French doors leading to the garden.
Living Room 19' (5.8m) x 17' (5.18m) plus bay window and door to the garden.. Featuring an outstanding gun metal finish fireplace.
Cloakroom/WC With wash hand basin.
Dining Room 17' (5.18m) x 14'7" (4.45m) plus large corner bay. With original period fireplace.
Rear Hall With access to secondary staircase and cellar.
Laundry Fully fitted in a classical style by Mark Wilkinson.
Breakfast Room 18' x 15' (5.49m x 4.57m). Featuring original cabinets and cast iron range.
Kitchen 18' x 12' (5.49m x 3.66m). Having been equipped to an extremely high standard by Mark Wilkinson including a centre island unit with flying breakfast bar complemented by solid granite worktops. There is a four oven electric Aga, dishwasher, wine refrigerator, larder refrigerator and a two ring hob unit.
Rear Passage Giving access to the ...
Studio/Former Coach house 18' x 16' (5.49m x 4.88m).
Master Bedroom 19' x 17' (5.8m x 5.18m). Featuring an original period fireplace and a comprehensive range of fitted wardrobes and drawer units.
En-suite Bathroom Having been re-fitted with a stylish contemporary suite comprising freestanding bath, walk-in shower, twin vanity wash hand basins and low level w.c.
Bedroom 2 17' x 12' (5.18m x 3.66m). With original period fireplace.
Bedroom 3 18'2" x 12' (5.54m x 3.66m). With original period fireplace.
Bedroom 4 18'2" x 12'5" (5.54m x 3.78m). Includes fitted cupboard and original period fireplace.
Bedroom 5 14'4" x 11'10" (4.37m x 3.6m). With original period fireplace.
Family Bathroom Having been re-fitted with a stylish contemporary suite comprising panelled bath, vanity wash hand basin, shower cubicle plus heated towel rail.
Landing With large walk-in store plus built-in cupboard.
Bedroom 6 15' x 13'7" (4.57m x 4.14m).
Bedroom 7 12'7" x 13'5" (3.84m x 4.1m).
Bedroom 8 13'5" x 13'1" (4.1m x 3.99m).
Outside The property is approached via a pillared gateway with electrically operated wrought iron gates to a long tree lined drive extending to both the front of the property and the stable yard providing multiple parking and turning space. The grounds lie principally to the south and are mainly lawned with a multitude of specimen trees. Includes a large pond, orchard and a good size paddock.
Note We are advised by the vendor that Planning Permission has been granted for a 3/4 bedroom house with double garage which incorporates the current stable block to the north of the dwelling.
Proposals have also been drawn up for a 5 bedroom dwelling with garaging in the paddock.
Services Mains water and electricity are connected to the property. Drainage is via a septic tank.
Central Heating The property has the benefit of a oil fired central heating system to panelled radiators.
Council Tax Council Tax is payable to the East Riding of Yorkshire Council. From verbal enquiries we are advised that the property is shown in the Council Tax Property Bandings List in Valuation Band D.*
Fixtures & Fittings Certain fixtures and fittings may be purchased with the property but may be subject to separate negotiation as to price.
Disclaimer *The agent has not had sight of confirmation documents and therefore the buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.
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