Sandford Hall, Shropshire
Lovingly restored Queen Anne 1720’s family home. Fantastic venue for period drama, filming and photography. Set down a private sweeping tree lined driveway, set in large walled gardens and acres of rolling oak-studded parkland, with 2 large private lakes and 1000 year old sweet chestnut tree. This beautiful family home features a fabulous kitchen, open fires, original features such as stripped floorboards and grand dark oak stair, high ceilings, original tiles, stained glass windows dating back to 1402, cornicing, stone balconies, servants’ cellar quarters, cooking range over 4 floors with 12 bedrooms and 3 receptions rooms. Other features include swimming pool, orchard, 2 games rooms, library, open plan kitchen’diner with kitchen island. Simple decor and rich furnishings provide an inspirational backdrop with ample space and light. Interesting history with the Empress of Austria who stayed there and the "Justice Room" where courts were held. Also stunning period stable block’coach house, last rebuilt in 1863. Almost unlimited parking. Shropshire SY12.