Reception Rooms: 5
Completed in 2002 by the current owners this is undeniably one of the finest luxurious properties in the area, which is immaculately presented and located in an enviable and private elevated position. Uniquely situated within circa 20 acres of private grounds allowing a high degree of privacy and security, being accessed via an electric gate amongst a private sweeping drive.
The present owners have sympathetically maintained the property to an exceptionally high standard, which has created four magnificent ensuite bedrooms, boasting five reception rooms and an impressive four berth garage and enjoys its own leisure facilities including a fantastic indoor swimming pool, sauna, Jacuzzi and gym. Surround sound is incorporated throughout this exquisite home.
Grange Court is impressively private and maximises its elevated position whilst remaining excellently positioned for travel into Lancaster and also commuting further afield. Its prominent position makes it an outstanding choice for a family home set within a vibrant community and conveniently located for nearby Carnforth and Lancaster, both providing useful national rail and motorway links and the property is situated within the catchment area for the Lancaster Royal Grammar Schools.
Entering the heart of the home, this magnificent substantial entrance hall sets a precedence with a stunning feature galleried imperial Oak staircase & flooring. Four of the principle reception rooms lead off this central space and have all been completed with style and care to complement this extremely prestigious property. Each reception room has an elegant bespoke marble fire surround in keeping with the property, cornice details and tasteful decorations. The two reception rooms to the front of the property benefit from outstanding panoramic views over the grounds and out towards Morecambe Bay, the Lakeland Fells and beyond. Two remaining reception rooms form a stunning drawing room and a substantial snooker/games room, perfect for entertaining.
The breakfast kitchen is a superb and inviting space fitted with an extensive range of cabinets and detailed Corian work surfaces and incorporates a high level of Miele equipment including oven and grill, microwave, induction hob, fridge, freezer and coffee machine. There is also a large, extremely well fitted utility room with a variety of wall and base units, integrated fridge freezer and plumbing in place for a washer/dryer. Integral through from the utility room, Grange Court boasts a substantial four berth garage with electrically operated up and over doors and a range of wall and base units which currently create useful wine storage for the owners. In addition to this garage block, there are multiple areas for parking and turning areas around the property.
The remainder of the ground floor consists of the delightful garden room and study which leads into a stunning leisure facility with underfloor heating showcasing an exceptional swimming pool with tiled stone surrounds and water feature. This very impressive leisure facility also has a Jacuzzi, sauna and exercise area with doors opening out onto the balcony which benefits from spectacular views; the rear of the pool has a generously sized changing and shower room.
Upstairs, the bedrooms are designed around the elegant and outstanding galleried Oak landing with impressive chandeliers and views. Three large principle suites are positioned to one side of the house and offer magnificent large bedroom areas, all of which benefit from ensuite bathrooms which have been designed and finished to the highest specification. One of these bedrooms to the front, along with the master suite, enjoys the added benefit of access onto the balcony taking the full view over the gardens, grounds, and towards Morecambe Bay, the Lakeland Fells and beyond. The extremely impressive Master suite boasts the full length of the west wing and is beautifully presented incorporating living space with access out onto the balcony, bedroom, walk in wardrobe, his and her WC rooms and a substantial and beautifully finished ensuite bathroom with double shower, sunken bath and his & her wash hand basins. The large window from this ensuite provides you with views into the field, where you may be fortunate enough to be able to spot a number of the resident deer.
Approached via an extremely impressive and private sweeping gated block paved drive, Grange Court is set in circa 20 acres of private secluded grounds creating an exceptional degree of privacy. The majority of the grounds comprise of fenced fields which are home to around 150 resident Fallow deer. With well manicured lawn areas and an abundance of well established shrubs, rockeries and bushes with the added delight of a pond, manmade lake, bowling green & putting green; along with elements of flood lit areas of the house and the gardens. The grounds benefit from various vantage points providing breathtaking panoramic views across to Morecambe Bay and the Lakeland Fells and towards the back of the property allows views of Lancaster and the Ashton Memorial Hall beyond.
DIRECTIONS FROM LANCASTER, TAKE THE A6 ALONG SLYNE ROAD HEADING TOWARDS HEST BANK. TURN LEFT ONTO HEST BANK LANE, FOLLOWING SIGNPOSTS TO HEST BANK. AT THE CROSSROADS, TURN LEFT ONTO HASTY BROW ROAD AND CONTINUE FOR APPROXIMATELY 0.3 MILES, WHERE THE GATED ENTRANCE TO GRANGE COURT CAN BE FOUND ON YOUR LEFT HAND SIDE.
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SEPTIC TANK DRAINAGE
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