PROPERTY: Ardmore listed Georgian home has the wow factor

Would you like to live in a Georgian Grade B1 listed building, with its own wine cellar, in the heart of the countryside?

Friday, 16th April 2021, 1:57 pm
Updated Friday, 16th April 2021, 1:57 pm

Well now is your chance, as the beautiful Larchmount House, dating back to the early 1800s, is now on the market with Pauline Elliot Estate Agents.

The sale includes two lots. Lot one is the house and one acre of grounds. This five-bedroom house is set in its own large private wooded grounds of one acre just three miles from the city. Beautifully decorated throughout, seldom does such a unique and well maintained property come onto the market. This impressive family home enjoys all the attributes of city living in a rural and secluded setting.

The property features oil-fired central heating, original sash windows, most with window shutters, a handmade fitted kitchen and internal panelled doors.

This property has Bangor Blue slates on the roof, aluminium gutterings and downpipes front and rear. Intruder Alarm installed.

There is a beautiful hardwood front door and side panels with original Georgian fan light, leading to the reception hall which has French oak flooring.

The drawing room features a marble fireplace with cast iron inset and slate hearth, and a window seat overlooking front garden.

The conservatory/sun room is timber built and designed by Hampton Conservatories. It includes centrally controlled temperature and rain sensitive skylights. It has patio doors leading onto Welsh pennant slate paved patio for outdoor dining and BBQ area, and steps to lower garden. The large living room also features a beautiful fireplace.

The kitchen features hand made units, a Belfast double sink and solid granite worktops. The hallway from the kitchen steps down to a cloakroom. On the basement floor there is a games room, a wine cellar/office, and also a media/cinema room/bedroom. There is a toilet and a laundry/utility room on the lower basement floor.

The first floor features the master bedroom, with an original wooden surround fireplace. and also two other spacious, beautifully decorated bedrooms. The stunning bathroom has a cast iron freestanding bath, a tiled walk-in power shower with massage jets. The second floor features bedrooms four and five, with the fifth bedroom having a generously sized en-suite.

The exterior features substantial mature gardens to front, side and rear of property in lawn, an extensive avenue approach with a number of ash, beech and sycamore trees and a gravel drive with gated entrance. Lot two is a development site adjacent to the main house. Gated entrance and mature plot. Currently contains a number of disused outhouses. Strong planning history (Full planning permission expired November 2019).

Contact Pauline Elliot Estate Agents for more information on 02871279777.

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