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Georgian House with a courtyard of traditional barns

Georgian House with a courtyard of traditional barns

The Ismere Hall Estate consists of a classic Georgian House with a courtyard of traditional barns set within the middle of its own private parkland.

Indoors

Ismere Hall, Ground floor - The impressive entrance portico has a fine wisteria climbing to its side. Stone steps lead through to the reception hall with original flagstone floors, pillared archways, and a sweeping cantilevered staircase with a mahogany handrail. Original panelled internal doors, deep skirting and wide architraving lead through to the reception rooms.

An impressive drawing room with a fireplace that has a tiled inset and Adams style surround. Cornicing, pillars and double sash windows. A second fireplace has a marble mantel and raised grate with marble surround. A large sash window overlooks the drive and has a window seat. The windows here have working shutters and an exposed wooden floor.

The dining room has a pillared marble fireplace with a Clearview log burner, sash windows with working shutters a decorative display alcove is to the side with cornicing and a picture rail. Please note that the dining room can accommodate a maximum of 44 people at four round tables of eleven. To dine larger numbers the drawing room is turned into a dining room and the dining room used as a drawing room.

The rear hall has a flagstone floor, a glazed door set within a pillared arch that leads out to the rear garden. Large cloakroom with hand basin and WC.

The breakfast kitchen still has the original servants’ bells above. A butler’s dresser to the one side and wall mounted units to the other. There is an Aga and from the kitchen views are enjoyed across the garden.

A door leads out to a passageway with quarry tiled floor, cupboards and a serving hatch to the dining room. This leads on to a rear lobby and a large utility room, with Belfast sink, generous larder and a cloakroom. The Utility rooms if now laid out as a games room with pool table, table football, air hockey and darts board. Doors lead down to the spacious cellar which has a boiler room and two wine cellars.

The light landing has sash windows to the front above the staircase.

First Floor - The master bedroom was once a drawing room and has three tall sash windows looking out over the gardens and valley. There is an impressive fireplace with an Adams style surround and a hand basin. There are three further bedrooms on the first floor, all with fireplaces and sash windows and one has a wardrobe. There are two further family bathrooms.

At the far end of the first floor is a library with stained leaded glass windows, a fireplace with oak mantel and oak surround. It is in a quiet and peaceful part of the house and the sofa beds in this room mean that it can also be used as a bedroom.

Second Floor - There are four bedrooms and a playroom which is a through room with full wall length cupboards and which is now used as a further bedroom. There is also a kitchenette and shower room and this floor could be used as self-contained accommodation.

  • Kitchen

    Range cooker, Fridge, Kitchen table
  • Dining room

    Dining table

Entertainment

  • TV

Pool table, table tennis,

Outdoors

Gardens, woodland, pasture land and an all weather tennis court incl electric ball server. Badminton, Croquet and a Golf Practice Net.

  • Outside

    Garden, Parking
  • Parking

    Spaces for 5+ cars

Prices

Period Name Date From Date To Price [£]
Introductory offer price until September 2015 - 2 nights 30th Nov 2014 30th Sep 2015 4340.00
Introductory offer price until September 2015 - 3 nights 30th Nov 2014 30th Sep 2015 5480.00
Introductory offer price until September 2015 - 7 nights 30th Nov 2014 30th Sep 2015 8680.00