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Evesham Road, Dodwell, Stratford-Upon-Avon, CV37 9SY

Guide Price £1,400,000
  • Substantial home of circa 6000 square feet
  • Set in over 1.75 acres of ground
  • Self contained annexe spread over two floors
  • Treble detached garage
  • Fabulous proportioned rooms
  • Three stylish bathrooms
  • Stunning views
  • Within only a mile or two from town
For Sale

An absolutely beautiful five bedroom detached residence being nearly 6000 square feet in size. The property was built by high end developers Gilbert and Sons whom are renowned for their impeccable build finish and high end specification. This sizable gated home is well set back and sits in over an acre and three quarters and landscaped gardens.

The property offers elegantly presented accommodation and would make a superb family home. Internally Underhill House has a delightful 25 foot drawing room with an impressive open fire place, large formal dining room with stone fireplace, home office, large play room and a super 32 foot kitchen / family room / breakfast room.

To the first floor are five large double bedrooms with the impressive master bedroom being over 23 foot and has a tremendous duel aspect outlook over rolling countryside. There are three bathrooms, two of which being stylish en-suites.

Of special note is that there is an adjoining annex having a beautiful open plan kitchen reception room, own first floor bedroom and a smart bathroom. This annex would be ideal for those with perhaps older relatives or indeed an excellent holiday let. The property also has a treble garage.

Fabulous reception hall being most impressively proportioned with solid oak staircase affording access to the first floor | Elegant 17 foot drawing room with large open fireplace | Formal dining room with open fireplace and views over the grounds | Children’s play room / games room | Study | Stunning bespoke 32 foot kitchen / family room | Utility & Guest cloakrooms | Sizable galleried landing | Master bedroom with treble built in wardrobes being over 17 foot and enjoying fine views | Stylish en-suite bathroom with shower and free standing bath | Large guest suite with own bathroom | Three further bedrooms | Principal bathroom | Self-contained two storey annexe | Treble detached garage | Around 1.75 acres of grounds | Under floor heating throughout |

The M40 (J15) is 8 miles away and provides access to the national motorway network. Warwick Parkway Station is located just 10 miles away with a regular service to London Marylebone (69 mins). Birmingham International Airport 23 miles, Birmingham City centre 25 miles. (Distances and time approximate)
As one approaches Underhill House down a long country lane you are instantly drawn to its beauty, despite the house being only 12 years old the property has been constructed in a period farm house style with a tremendous usage of reclaimed materials and a clear nod to the past with its stone mullion windows, large beams and bespoke Oak kitchen and staircase. In all the property spans to close on 6000 square feet.

As you drive down the long drive the hustle and bustle and everyday stresses of life simply disappear. Underhill House is discretely located at the end of the long drive shielded behind gates and sat proudly in its sizable plot.

To begin a proud solid Oak door allows access into one of the most warm and inviting entrance halls we have ever seen with an abundance of light and a real feel of space. The hall has large Oak doors providing access to the reception rooms and a proud central oak staircase rises up to a superb galleried landing.

The elegant drawing room has a lovely ceiling height and a fabulous stone mullion window looks out to the extensive plot and further afield. The drawing room is a most relaxing room to spend time in and thanks to the very large inglenook fireplace is a superb room to unwind after a heavy family Sunday lunch.

The dining room is equally impressive in terms of proportions matching the size of the drawing room so will be large enough to accommodate even the largest of family gatherings. The dining room also has a large open fireplace perfect for those winter diner parties.

The kitchen family room is where the whole family generally congregate being perfectly zoned and having several areas to sit and take in the events of the day. The kitchen was commissioned and built by local craftsman out of solid oak and has granite tops and in impressive Aga sits proudly in the room. Off the kitchen is an informal dining area along with a family room seating area.

The first floor landing is most impressive and perfectly complements the grandness of the house. The master room is beautifully appointed and offers a tremendous feeling of space and having treble deep wardrobes along with a stunning en-suite bathroom with large walk in shower and free standing bath. All of the sanitary ware is Villeroy & Boch.

The first floor also has a large guest bedroom with en-suite bathroom. There are a further three bedrooms and principal family bathroom again the sanitary ware is all Villeroy & Boch.

The property has the enormous advantage of having a completely self-contained two story annex with own private access. The annex has a very stylish and contemporary open plan feel to it with a lovely kitchen / living area with large windows enjoying views over the grounds. To the first floor in the annexe is a good double bedroom along with an en-suite shower room. The annex would make an excellent home for a relative as is completely independent from the main house, or indeed a lucrative holiday let or home studio / office.

The grounds extend to around 1.75 acres and are beautifully maintained, there is a private breeze house, bbq entertaining area and child’s play area along with more formal lawns. The property has a top paddock so could be of interest to those with casual equine interests. Underhill house also has a detached treble garage which could be replaced with a small stable if required.

A few points to note -

Constructed of brick beneath a slate roof with an abundance of quality materials and character features including inglenook fireplaces, stone mullion windows, cornicing, oak and polished limestone floors, oak veneer panelled internal doors, Porcelanosa bathroom fittings with ceramic tiled walls and floors. A generous sized kitchen/breakfast room with a bespoke fitted kitchen, 3 oven Aga and integrated appliances; polished limestone floor, Belfast sink and breakfast bar. Two bedrooms en suite, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom. Generous attic space with dormer windows which could be converted into further living accommodation (subject to planning consent).

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