Willow Lodge is approached through electric gates to reveal the distinctive and attractive Tudor style façade with oriel windows of the old wing gelled with the modern extension of the more recently appointed new wing. Extending to approximately 325 sq.m/3,500 sq.ft. the family entrance is through the verandah to the kitchen breakfast room. This modern, family friendly area provides warm and spacious accommodation with traditional style wall and floor kitchen units complete with a Stanley range cooker, centre-island and exposed brick detail. The kitchen opens up to a dining area which in turn opens to a bright bay to the front of the house. This area is all open-plan and split-level with steps to the family area which in turn leads to an office/play room. From here there is a door through to the impressive gallery style corridor, with exposed brick wall detail, velux windows and a French door to the rear garden. Two generous sized formal reception rooms are flanked at either side of this main hall while there is a utility room and a guest WC also.
The upstairs in the original part of the house has four bedrooms. The master is luxuriously appointed with en-suite shower room and dressing area extensively fitted with wardrobes. There is a family bathroom also at this level as well as the hot press. A surprise feature of the house is the well-appointed self contained bedroom suite located on the first floor of the new wing, which has its own private access off the hall to the rear of the kitchen. It has a generously sized en suite bathroom and a large store room.
Undoubtedly a favourable feature of this home are the charming, well-manicured gardens. Located to the front, side and rear of the house they provide separate zones for different leisure uses. Located off the family room and kitchen area is the patio area which is part gravelled, with access through the kitchen via the verandah. The patio area is paved and complete with rockery and water feature. It is a quiet sheltered spot ideal for barbecues, table tennis or simply relaxation. The original orchard wall separates the patio from the lawned ...