1 Gerrards Hollow Gee Cross, Gee Cross, SK14 5DT
Living Rooms 3
A mere ten minutes from thriving Stockport, discover a treasure trove of greenery secreted away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Welcome to Hyde's hidden gem. Welcome to Gerrard's Hollow.
Pull up onto the large driveway, plenty of room for visitors here, and then enter in leaving your coats and shoes in the roomy porch before stepping through into the hallway.
Spacious and light, the hallway turns off in an 'L' shape at its apex, creating a sense of flow and continuity. There is room here for a sideboard, handy for all your essentials. Ahead lies the entrance to the kitchen and family room, but for now take a peek through the right to discover your superb sitting room.
Through the double doors you emerge into a peaceful and relaxing sitting room. Pause here in the picture window watching the birds as they flit between the branches, lost in your own thoughts.
In the winter months, curl up on the sofa after a long day, draw the curtains and settle down in front of your beautiful white marble hearth as the fire heats the room. Turn on the television and relax in the comfort of your stylish lounge, beneath the soft glow from the elegant sconce up-lighting.
Cross back over the hallway to discover your delicious dining room. With space for numerous guests, this ample room is the perfect excuse to host that dinner party with friends that you've been meaning to get around to.
Continuing down the hallway, pass the handy walk in cloakroom, ideal for winter coats and for all your storage needs. Beyond lies the real hub of the home – your sociable, spectacular family room and kitchen.
Immediately to your left lie the fully-equipped utility room and handy toilet, ideal for when you come in from the garden. The size of a respectable kitchen, your utility room is any house proud home owner's dream made reality! With space to leave your ironing board up permanently, stash away all the laundry and cleaning equipment in this serviceable space out of sight and out of mind! Through from the kitchen you can access your large garage, with electric supply and automatic electric opening door.
Simply designed with the family in mind, explore your contemporary kitchen. A room so accomplished, you could easily spend all your time in it. Sociable and stylish, and brimming with light from the myriad windows and patio doors, experiment with your culinary skills. With all the appliances you need fitted here, including Siemens oven, gas hob and Bosch dishwasher all encased in sleek granite and pretty mosaic tiles, cook up a feast while your guests chatter about you.
At the end of the units, the kitchen leads on to the family room. A hospitable and cosy space fitted with a modern gas fire, controlled by remote. Beyond, patio doors lead you out to the garden where you can enjoy sizzling sausages on the barbeque in those sunny summer months.
Before we explore your generous slice of Eden, first let us return to the hallway and climb the stairs to discover your soporific sleeping quarters.
Surfacing into a large landing space, framed by a window with picture postcard views of the lush landscape beyond, this voluminous area would make a tranquil work space. Why not put a desk here – there is space enough for another room – and make this light and airy space your study?
Our first port of call is your glorious master suite. A label lover's dream, stash away all your latest purchases in the ample built-in wardrobes. Storage will never be an issue here with so many cupboards and wardrobes sunk tastefully into the sides of the room.
Sneak a peek through to your gleaming en-suite. Wake up in your own time beneath the soothing jets of your shower, and take your time preparing for the day. So much built-in storage in these units means there is a drawer for all your lotions and potions.
Continue along to seek out your decadent bathroom. Mood lighting around your bath and separate walk in shower allows you to personalise your relaxation. When you are fully unwound, wrap yourself in your toasty fluffy towel fresh from the heated rail. Bliss.
Currently serving as a children's bedroom, there is actually space for a double in your most modestly sized bedroom. As with all the bedrooms, look out onto greenery, in particular the delicate cream coloured blooms of the rhododendron in the front garden
Two more inviting double bedrooms await along the way, one crisply decorated in cool white, its pretty green cushions mirroring the verdant landscape beyond the window. Another bedroom, looking out over the trees and lawn at the back contains more built-in wardrobes, meaning your youngsters will have abundant storage for all their football gear, games and toys.
Outside, on the patio enjoy your morning coffee amidst the soothing sounds of nature. Take the newspaper with you and sit a while, watching as the children play on the lawn. Football, tig, what game will it be today?
Out and About
Step out of your front door and a whole host of walks lie at your feet. Why not explore the Thame Valley canal at the bottom of the road? Take the children a walk and spot the horses trotting up and down. For all your essential services including, a newsagents, bakers and even barbers, the historic village of Gee Cross is only a few minutes' walk away.
With many local pubs and eateries nearby, give yourself the night off from cooking and head to the Joshua Bradley, with its popular beer garden and playground this is an ideal treat for both adults and youngsters.
Room to grow
Gerrard's Hollow is the perfect family home as it stands, but should your needs require it, there is scope to extend even further as the foundations are in place for an extension to the rear converting this into a six bedroomed home. Ideal for those with teenagers, older children returning from university or aging parents. The house could be partitioned incorporating the garage to allow for privacy. Perfect for two families coming together, this versatile family home is simply brimming with potential, so how will you make your mark?