Ennim, Blencow, Penrith, CA11 0DA

£1,695,000

A magnificent country house in a resplendent parkland setting with lodge, grounds and woodland in all extending to 8.7 acres with further land (16.7 acres) available. Acquired in 2001 by the current owner who has sensitively remodelled the property to provide exceptional family accommodation.

Portico
With Doric columns and pediment leading through to double opening doors into the stunning entrance hallway.
Entrance Hall
With a Minster fireplace and china cabinet. Oak flooring throughout and stairs leading to the first floor.
Reception Room
With wonderful views over the grounds and beyond.
Hall
With wonderful views over the grounds and beyond.
Drawing Room
With a decorative marble fireplace with a cast iron hob grate. Dado railing with panelling below and a canted bay window. A door leading out to the gardens.
Dining Room
With an beautifully ornate mahogany chimney piece with brickette reveals and a square bay window to the gardens.
Side Hallway
With doors leading off to the Cloak Room/ WC, butler's pantry and another giving access to the cellar. Mosaic tiled flooring.
Butler's Pantry
With an original fitted dresser unit incorporating a porcelain sink and wooden draining board.
Kitchen
With a range of maple-fronted units with granite and solid wood working surfaces incorporating a stainless steel sink unit. plumbed Gaggenau refrigerator/freezer. A central island with an integrated Miele oven, ceramic hob, stainless steel extractor hood and preparation sink. Tiled flooring and double opening French doors leading out to the gardens. A broad opening leads through to the most delightful garden room.
Garden Room
With glazed windows to give optimal views over the gardens. A hole-in the wall feature fire and French doors leading to a flagstone loggia.
Back Kitchen
Adjoining the Garden room. with a four oven oil-fired Aga, pantry and scullery with original Belfast sinks and a wooden drainer.
Office
Fitted out with Neville Johnson furniture and a corner fire with views over the gardens.
Rear Lobby
With steps down to the boiler room.
1st Floor Landing
A return staircase featuring carved bannisters and newel posts leading up to the first floor accommodation. Natural lighting is provided by the broad arched window.
Library
With beautifully crafted bookshelving and a fluted chimney piece with an open grate and canopy featuring a carved oak mantel. Oak flooring and a canted bay window to the rear with vertical shutters. Connecting doors lead down steps to the covered veranda terrace to the rear of the property which enjoys delightful views over the gardens.
Master Bedroom
Approached via an arched doorway from the main landing offering the master suite great privacy. The bedroom is dual aspect with wonderful views and there is an ornate marble fireplace. The dressing room has a full range of units and there is a vanity area with wash basin. A door leads to the master ensuite with separate bath and shower cubicle.
Guest Bedroom 1
With an ensuite bathroom with separate bath and shower cubicle.
Guest Bedroom 2
With an ensuite bathroom with separate bath and shower cubicle and a large dressing room.
Bedroom 2
A double bedroom with a Jack and Jill arrangement with the house bathroom.
Bedroom 3
A smaller double room.
Laundry & Utility Room
Bedroom 4
With an ensuite bathroom with separate bath and shower cubicle and a large dressing room.
Outside
The property is approached over a sweeping carriage driveway with a pillared entrance and 2 bedroomed gate Lodge alongside. The driveway extends in front of the property and around into the courtyard. The stable block is a delightful building with impressive original loose boxes, fitted tack room and garaging with twin roller doors and a glazed entrance canopy. There is a hayloft over and separate stone-built kennels. The wonderful parkland gardens extend to nine acres and contain a magnificent variety of specimen trees surrounding neatly manicured lawns and a former tennis court. The gardens extend around to the rear of the property where there is an ornamental pond and well-stocked terraced borders, a flagstone patio area adjoining the garden room / kitchen and the veranda with access to the library. Behind the property is a mature section of woodland, interspersed with pathways providing shelter, privacy and amenity. To the southern side of the property is a delightful arbour walkway enclosed by trained old fruit trees and flanked by beautifully maintained lawns.There is a productive kitchen garden with soft fruit cages, greenhouse, potting shed and workshop with vehicular access leading around to the northern section of the driveway. Please note that additional fields to the North and South of the property may be available through separate negotiation and extend to 16.78 acres in total.

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