This outstanding, completely refurbished, private, discreet and chain free, luxury detached family home provides one of the very best of its kind in the area, situated in what is widely acknowledged as one of the region’s premier tree lined addresses and literally ready to move in.
The house combines traditional period features with modern technology and superb contemporary interior design, with high ceilings, double glazed windows and five beautiful Chesney gas fireplaces.
The luxurious family accommodation, with unrivalled entertaining spaces, includes a vestibule to the western entrance, leading into the central reception hall, which in turn gives access to the southern elevation. The hall has a beautiful fireplace, with a sweeping staircase and leads on to a study at the front of the house and a reading room to the side of the property, with high quality built in custom made book shelves, a gorgeous fireplace and bay window. The magnificent drawing room on the south elevation has a stunning fireplace and a bay window with views of the garden. The dining room is to the centre of the house with a south facing bay window and a fabulous mahogany inglenook fireplace. All conjoining rooms in the living area to the rear of the home, feature Jerusalem Limestone tiled floors, with underfloor heating and garden views, including, the extremely spacious high ceilinged family room, with two sets of double doors leading on to the terrace, with a period Chesney fireplace. The stunning adjoining kitchen, breakfasting room is fitted with award winning Smallbone Wallnut & Silver cabinets, Miele and Sub Zero appliances (Smallbone won Kitchen Designer Of The Year for this kitchen design) and granite work surfaces, while one wall of the kitchen is fully glazed with a huge lockable sliding glass door overlooking the stunning leisure wing, comprising of an 8m x 4m swimming pool, 1.5m deep, with views of the landscaped gardens and terraces and a separate changing area and shower room. The utility room, features built in, custom made cabinets and granite work surfaces. The stone terraces surrounding the pool building are impressive and two sets of double doors lead out onto the gardens and the magnificent entertaining area.
To the first floor of the property there are three bedroom suites all with bay windows and garden views. Each of the bedrooms has their own bathroom or shower room facilities. Two of the rooms have their own custom built dressing areas. There is an ironing room or home office, leading from the rear staircase, connecting both the ground and second floors.
To the second floor there are two further double bedrooms, a separate shower room and a large dressing room.
The property has a well appointed cellar, a comprehensive security system and many of the rooms benefit from built in Lutron controlled, mood lighting and Opus - Sonos, multi room audio systems, easily controlled by smartphones and tablets, with ceiling speakers.
The fabulous presentation of this house is complemented by the stunning landscaped gardens, designed by Cleve West, two years in a row winner of the coveted Best In Show garden at Chelsea RHS and described by The Telegraph as Britains Best Garden Designer. The private and secure grounds are accessed by impressive, hardwood panelled, remote operated, double electric gates, leading into a magnificent cobbled stone courtyard and drive, connecting in turn to the double plus garage with remote doors, a large storage area below and its studio above.
The sun trap gardens are set out principally to the south elevation and there is a separate large lawned area to the east. The terraces are literally awe inspiring, with large stone flags, beautiful borders, a water feature and external lighting.
The Grove in Hartlepool has excellent road links to Wearside and Teesside with a direct rail link to London Kings Cross.
No. 7 The Grove is a stunning, highly impressive and very unique, luxury detached family home, with over 5500 square feet of manageable accommodation and entertaining spaces, representing one of the finest properties in the area and which must be viewed internally to fully appreciate the quality and attention to detail.