Where is Standen Park House?
Welcome to Number 8 Standen Park House, a prestigious address set on the exclusive and private estate of Standen Park. Set among private grounds, the homes here are rich in history and character.
Standen Park House was originally built by the architect Thomas Standen in 1816. It has had an interesting past as a former hospital. In 1999 it was converted to create a number of exclusive homes. This particular home has a privileged position looking out over the graveled driveway and stunning mature grounds of the estate.
Located only a 5 minute drive from Lancaster City Centre, a number of the City's key employers and highly regarded schools, it is no wonder this postcode is high in demand and popular with families and academics alike.
Drive down the private driveway, the stunning turning circle greets you. Make your way across the gravel and to the front door of Number 8. Before stepping inside, pause and admire the peaceful and tranquil setting.
Stepping inside you'll instantly become aware of how special and unique this home is. Greeted by high ceilings and stunning ornate cornicing, you're bound to fall in love with this home's character.
The ground floor offers flexible living. First, let's start in the spacious ground floor reception room...
The Ground Floor & Lower Ground Floor
To the far end of the hall is the spacious ground floor reception room. The room is large enough to welcome friends and family, the perfect space to entertain. To the center of the room is a decorative fireplace, creating a cosy and warm focal point. The dual aspect allows for the room to flood with natural light, the high ceilings enhance the bright and airy feel to this room.
Also located on the ground floor is a generous size double bedroom which is complete with an en-suite bathroom. This is the perfect space for visiting guests to have their own room with an added sense of privacy. However, this room could also make a fantastic office, library or snug, the accommodation across this home truly is flexible.
A ground floor WC is available which is ideal for visiting guests.
Take the stairs down to the lower ground floor where you will find the extensive kitchen diner and further reception room. The hallway is spacious and wide, providing ample room for dressers and furnishings.
The kitchen diner is extensive, the perfect hub of the home. There is ample storage available and room for a dining table to seat the whole family. Perhaps you long for designing your dream kitchen with a picture perfect island in the middle, Number 8 definitely has the space to do so. Access can be gained to the rear garden from the kitchen which is ideal for dining al fresco.
Adjacent to the kitchen diner is the formal dining space, a grand room which would be the envy of all your visitors. Imagine hosting dinner parties here, entertaining friends and family on special occasions.
The First Floor
The first floor hosts three bedrooms and the family bathroom. The master suite spans the width of the rear of the home, elegant and beautifully presented, this is the perfect space to relax and unwind. The master suite boasts its very own en suite shower room and a walk in wardrobe. Look out of the window and you have views out over The Piazza.
There are a further two bedrooms, one being a spacious double bedroom which enjoys a pleasing outlook across the greenery to the front of the home. The second is a single room which is currently set up as a home office, again enjoying a pleasing outlook over the front of the property.
The family bathroom boasts a modern four piece white suite and is partially tiled for ease and convenience.
Standen Park House is set within immaculately kept, private, mature grounds. These grounds are mainly laid to lawn with stunning foliage and large specimen trees. Each property enjoys part of a neatly kept lawn and private patio adjacent to the home.
No 8 Standen Park House has a stone patio which faces due south, perfect for alfresco dining in the Summer.
Your Private Garage
Parking at Standen Park House is plentiful with ample space on the gravel driveway. This home also has a private garage set behind secure electric gates. The garage has power and light.