Cottage delight in Irby, Wirral
PUBLISHED: 10:48 28 April 2010 | UPDATED: 16:57 20 February 2013
Picture postcard September Cottage has been extended using York stone from Liverpool docks. This little piece of history is now for sale
Where: Sandy Lane North, Irby, Wirral.
What: This extended stone cottage also has secondary accommodation and extensive gardens and grounds in approximately 1.74 acres. The majority of the building work to extend the original cottage has been done by the current owners over the past 20 years. They have used reclaimed materials including oak and pitch pine timbers as well as York stone from Liverpool docks. The home also benefits from spectacular views over the Mersey Estuary.
Inside: This beautiful family property comprises a dining hall, drawing room with woodburner and French windows opening onto a garden terrace, kitchen/breakfast room with a double Belfast sink, a two oven Aga and exposed sandstone walling, utility, shower room, bathroom, four bedrooms including a master bedroom with a balcony overlooking the garden, a walk-in wardrobe and bathroom. There is also secondary accommodation with a galleried double bedroom and bathroom.
Outside: Garaging, gardens and grounds. Much of the garden is laid to grass with lawns to the front, side and rear of the house. There is also a small paddock and an area of woodland adjoining one of Wirral's original sandstone quarries.
Strutt & Parker, 01244 354880 Karl Tatler 0151 342 2300