Rainow Road
Macclesfield, SK10

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  • Detached Stone Cottage
  • Character & Charm
  • Elevated Position
  • Off Road Parking
  • Countryside Location
  • Convenient For Town Centre
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Gardens Front Side And Rear
  • Council Tax Band F
  • Council Tax Band: F


Tenure: Freehold

Full of character & charm, this stone built detached home constructed around 1661 and once two cottages, is set in an elevated position on the edges of the beautiful surrounding countryside.

This much loved family home has been well maintained over the years and offers potential to upgrade and re-model to suit a buyers individual needs. With gas fired central heating and double glazing the property has good sized rooms and retains many character features such as deep window sills, exposed beams and latch doors. 

Set back from Rainow Road the house is in an elevated position and surrounded by gardens to front side and rear. The property also benefits from off road parking for several vehicles. On the edges of the beautiful countryside the house has excellent walks on the door step including over Kerridge Ridge to Bollington and is a convenient distance out of Macclesfield where you will find larger shops and the train station. 

The property, originally two cottages is accessed via an entrance porch into a sun room which in turn leads to the kitchen. There are two large reception rooms to the front of the property, the second of which can also be directly accessed from the front garden. On the ground floor you will also find a large utility room which could easily be reverted back to a kitchen, a boiler room, downstairs WC and a family bathroom. To the first floor there are four good sized bedrooms and a modern shower room.  


EPC rating: D. Council tax band: F, Tenure: Freehold,

Entrance Porch

Accessed via secure front door with glazed panels and further glazed door to:-

Sun Room

12'1 x 12'1

A lovely addition, double glazed with a radiator. Door into:-


11'9 x 7'2

Fitted with a range of wall and base units with work surfaces over and sink and drainer unit inset, space for gas hob, under counter fridge and dishwasher, tiling to splash backs, radiator, double glazed windows to the side and rear.

Living Room

13' x 12'1

A lovely reception room with beamed ceiling, double glazed window to the front elevation with deep sill and window seat, feature gas fire, radiator, door to the rear hallway and doorway to:-

Sitting Room

13'11 x 13

The second reception room also has a beamed ceiling and double glazed window to the front elevation. Second entrance door that is accessed from the front garden, radiator, door to:-

Utility Room

10'9 to cupboard fronts x 8'11

Previously the kitchen to the left hand cottage and could be easily converted back to it's former use. Double glazed window to the rear elevation, sink and drainer unit, plumbing for washing machine, door opening to the rear yard, large fitted storage cupboards to one wall.

Boiler Room

8'5 x 5'9

Houses the gas fired central heating boiler, window to the side elevation, leads to:-

Downstairs WC

Double glazed window to the rear, WC.

Inner Hallway

With stairs leading to the first floor with under stairs storage area, door opening to the rear yard.


8'11 x 5'4

Fitted with a three piece suite comprising panelled bath with electric shower attachments over, WC, wash hand basin, radiator, double glazed window to the rear.


Gives access to all rooms.

Bedroom One

14' x 12'9

With a fitted wardrobe the master bedroom has double glazed window to the front with views over surrounding countryside, radiator.

Bedroom Two

14'1 x 12'11

A second large double with radiator and double glazed window to the front elevation.

Bedroom Three

9'6 x 7'11

A third double bedroom with double glazed window to the rear elevation, radiator.

Bedroom Four

9'3 x 7'9 plus door opening space.

Double glazed window to the rear, radiator.

Shower Room

6'0 x 5'4

With white suite comprising enclosed shower cubicle, WC, wash hand basin, tiled walls and flooring, radiator, extractor fan.


The property is accessed either via stone steps from the pavement or via the driveway situated to the left of the house. At the top of the steps there is a lovely landscaped front garden with pathways leading to either front door. To the southerly side of the house there is a lovely lawned garden with planted borders and a pathway leading along the boundary of the garden along the rear of the house and to the yard area at the back. The yard is laid with stone flags and can be accessed from the driveway. There is an additional raised garden area accessed via steps from the yard which offers great west facing views.


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