Admire £1m-plus 'superb and exclusive' mansion house near Sunderland

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 14 July, 2018, 10:38

The Court, Undercliff Hall, Cleadon Lane, Cleadon. From: £1,175,000.

Bradley Hall is delighted to be instructed to market this superb and exclusive Grade II listed family home.

The Court boasts a considerable amount of charm and character sitting within 1 acre of fabulous walled grounds, featuring the original kitchen gardens, orchard, Victorian ladies walk and formal mature gardens.

The current owners rescued the property more than seven years ago while in need of desperate renovation and spent considerable time doing so.

The TV room.

Craftsmen have restored all the original sash windows and all works carried out have been completed to the highest of standards.

The Court has a prestigious setting, being the only surviving intact mansion house and grounds in the area offering a very unique balance of being part of a Victorian mansion house with absolute privacy within its own grounds.

Just three minutes’ walk to the heart of Cleadon Village, with all its wonderful amenities.

Boutique shops, restaurants, tea rooms and historic public houses. Several outstanding schools sit within the catchment area offering bus collection and drop off points in the village.

A bathroom.

In detail, the house consists of:

Ground FloorFully fitted alarm system, cast iron radiators feature in all rooms, under floor heating and a new central heating system throughout.

EntranceThe front door leads to a splendid entrance hall, with a cloak room and downstairs WC all boasting marble flooring with double doors leading out onto the terrace.

KitchenSuperb country style breakfasting kitchen, with quality integrated appliances and marble flooring.

Drawing RoomLarge superior entertaining room, with Victorian fire place and solid oak parquet flooring as well as 15 ft sash windows allowing in an abundance of light and allowing views over the gardens.

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Dining RoomGenerous sized dual aspect room overlooking splendid gardens.

A bedroom.

Family RoomWarm and homely spacious room, large inglenook fireplace ready to be restored and solid oak parquet flooring.

Utility RoomMarble flooring and plumbing for both a washing machine and tumble dryer.

First FloorTwo staircases covering both sides of the house – north staircase leading to one side of the house, south staircase leading to the other.

Master BedroomA very spacious double bedroom with Victorian fireplace, dual aspect windows, walk-in wardrobe and fabulous en-suite bathroom with prestigious tiles to the floor and walls, wash hand basins, WC, stand alone bath with shower tap and a walk-in shower and also features a Victorian fireplace and period style pillars.

Bedroom TwoCan be accessed from both the master bedroom and South staircase, well presented double sized dual aspect room with fully tiled en-suite and freestanding bath with shower tap.

A view inside the cottage.

Bedroom ThreeDouble room, with dual aspect windows overlooking gardens, open fields and Cleadon Hills and en-suite with free standing bath.

CottageDetached restored one bedroom cottage, originally the Victorian gardeners cottage. Double height vaulted ceiling with exposed original beams and a mezzanine level. Fully fitted kitchen and bathroom with further potential to extend to replace lost glass orangery on South side.

ExternallyPrivate, secured courtyard at front of the property for four cars. Many beautiful entertaining areas from large decking areas to original Victorian terraces. Stunning surrounding gardens extending to 1 acre which have all been restored from their original landscaping featuring walkways and re-built stone balustrades.

Extensive roof and guttering works have been carried out.

Gardener’s CottageDual aspect with double doors leading out into garden on both sides, with separate large shelved storage with fully fitted out workshop and a potting area sitting adjacent.

A view of the home's gardens.

Seldom does the opportunity arise to acquire such a property and viewing is highly recommended to appreciate this property’s full splendour.

Call Bradley Hall's Durham office on (0191) 3839999 for more information or email durham@bradleyhall.co.uk.