Elegant Edwardian home boasts a sauna and a gym

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Hatherleigh is a substantial and imposing, Edwardian detached home which has been carefully maintained over the years by the current owners.

The property provides spacious and elegant family accommodation with a wealth of period features, including original tiled flooring, open fireplaces with ornate surrounds, picture rails, deep skirting boards, high ceilings and an impressive mahogany staircase.

Approached via a drive with plenty of parking, the property boasts a large and well proportioned entrance porch and hall with a cloakroom off.

The 19 ft south facing sitting room has a large bay window, open fireplace with original marble surround, and opens into the conservatory.

The morning room, currently used as a study, has a wood burning stove in a slate hearth and the dining room has a coal effect gas fire within an ornamental fireplace.

There is a pantry off the breakfast room which leads into the kitchen and on to the large utility room, which was formerly an air raid shelter, and now houses the sauna and boiler. Beyond lies a gym and a door to the double garage.

Off the half landing, there is a double bedroom and bathroom and from the generous size first floor landing are three double bedrooms and a single bedroom, currently used as a dressing room and a separate WC.

The bathroom, in Victorian style, has a large stand-alone bath and separate shower.

Outside, the ornamental front garden is gravelled with circular beds containing specimen plants, including a fan palm and bottle brush and to the side, the garden is laid to lawn with herbaceous borders, ornamental pear, robinia and rhododendron. To the rear there is a terrace and a vegetable plot.

Price £750,000. For further information on this property contact Henry Adams on 01243 377773.