Life on the Manor
PUBLISHED: 14:29 03 March 2009 | UPDATED: 15:50 20 February 2013
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What: Lion House is a detached family house in the 12 acre grounds of a former manor house, which enjoys the use of the surrounding parkland, rose garden and tennis court.
Where: Goldicote Hall in Goldicote, just outside Stratford
Inside: Built by Chase Homes in 2000, the property has five bedrooms and games room or sixth bedroom, four reception rooms and three bathrooms.
High-tech features include a central remote control audio visual system in the main living areas and master bedroom suite, underfloor heating in the living kitchen area and an integral vacuum cleaner system, with traditional touches including stone and brick fireplaces and oak veneer internal doors.
The family kitchen breakfast room is divided into three distinct areas. The living, dining section has French doors onto the terrace and an exposed brick fireplace with wood burning stove. Locally handmade cream painted units with granite work surfaces adorn the kitchen area complete with Aga.
The drawing room has an inglenook stone fireplace and French doors to the terrace.
Outside: The gardens overlook a pasture paddock beyond which are the 12 acres of communal parkland.
How much: £1.125 million.
Agents: Peter Clarke, Stratford office. Tel: 01789 415444.