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5 bedroom converted apartment
Bretby Hall, Bretby, Burton-On-Trent

Contact Burchell Edwards at Burton branch for information

T: 01283 530 169

Ref: BUT204649

A genuinely awe-inspiring grade II listed property comprising 6768 sq feet of historical Bretby Hall, which must be seen in order to take in all of the character, space and sheer beauty on offer. The apartment boasts many of the grandest rooms in the stately home, seat of the Chesterfield family and a favourite haunt of Benjamin Disraeli. Accommodation includes the spectacular main staircase, ballroom and circular salon with original parquet floor and elaborate plasterwork, where the Chesterfields would have entertained their guests. The upstairs accommodation is also substantial with five huge bedrooms, three with en-suite bathrooms, family bathroom. Externally there is a private garden terrace and the use of all of the surrounding grounds to explore at your leisure.
Live like a lord or lady, in true luxury and style!

Key Features

  • Beautiful character and style that is like nothing you've ever seen before
  • Two huge reception rooms
  • Detached garage
  • Beautiful country side setting
  • Five bedrooms
  • Sweeping Double grand stair case



Full Details

Communal Entrance
Twin set large oak doors into:

Ground Floor Reception Hall
Stone flooring, Double staircase leading to first floor with wrought iron railings, wooden hand rails that twist and bend to first floor, marble flooring, ceiling coving, decorative plaster work to ceiling and a central heating radiator. A remarkable 47 feet in length!

Ball Room 42' x 25' 1" max not including door recess ( 12.80m x 7.65m max not including door recess )
16.9 ceiling height,
Large open fireplace with wooden surround and marble hearth, wood flooring, elaborate plasterwork to the ceiling, single glazed double wooden French doors looking out onto beautiful Bretby Hall grounds, two large sash windows, two television points, traditional style central heating radiators, telephone point, double doors to entrance hall.

Grand Salon Irregular Shaped Room 30' 5" max x 30' 6" diameter measurement ( 9.27m max x 9.30m )
Circular room
Ornate parquet wooden flooring, outstanding plasterwork to the ceiling, three large single glazed windows to grounds and an open fireplace with marble surround and stone hearth.

Kitchen 22' 11" Max x 16' 10" Max ( 6.99m Max x 5.13m Max )
Irregular shape
Large island unit with a double steel wash hand basin, integrated dish washer and washing machine, a range style oven, extractor fan over, space for a large fridge/ freezer, a range of solid oak cupboards and units with granite work surfaces over, stone flooring, traditional style central heating radiators, windows to communal parking area/ fore court,

Wash hand basin, vanity unit, wc, a central heating radiator, stone flooring, extractor fan and wall lighting.

First Floor Landing 61' 10" x 9' 7" ( 18.85m x 2.92m )
Ceiling roses, decorative plaster work, two single glazed windows with wooden shutters overlooking carpark and court yard with decorative stone pillars to side and rear elevation.

Master Bedroom 25' 1" not including bat x 19' 4" ( 7.65m not including bat x 5.89m )
Single glazed sash bay window with wooden shutters, a central heating radiator, television point, telephone point and an open fireplace.

En Suite 19' 4" x 10' 9" max ( 5.89m x 3.28m max )
Marble tiled flooring, bidet, WC, extractor fan, ceiling coving, fully tiled walls, shower cubicle, wash hand basin, connection for a bath and a single glazed sash bay window overlooking the grounds.

Bedroom Two 31' max x 18' into bay ( 9.45m max x 5.49m into bay )
Solid wooden flooring, high ceiling and an open fireplace with stone hearth.

Family Bathroom
Bath with taps, wash hand basin, wc, extractor fan, tiled flooring and a shaver point.

Bedroom Three 20' 3" max x 13' 4" max ( 6.17m max x 4.06m max )
Irregular shaped room
Open decorative fireplace and a single glazed sash bay window overlooking the grounds.

En Suite
Shower cubicle, wash hand basin, WC, shaver point and an extractor fan.

Bedroom Four 10' 10" x 19' 3" into bay ( 3.30m x 5.87m into bay )
Single glazed large sash bay window with wooden shutters, television point, telephone point and high ceilings.

En Suite
Shower cubicle, WC, wash hand basin, tiled flooring and half tiled walls.

Bedroom 5 18' 4" x 9' 7" ( 5.59m x 2.92m )
Benefiting from the quirks of a grade II listed property this room features the original marble staircase adding that extra bit of character. There is a single glazed window to side elevation overlooking the grounds and traditional style central heating radiator.

Private Terrace
A stunning stone slabbed sun terrace in which to take in the beautiful panoramic rural views with approximate measurements of 108 ft in width and 53 ft deep at its longest points.

Allocated parking, large double garage, communal gardens, use of all of the Bretby Hall estate grounds and visitor parking.

This property is for sale by the Modern Method of Auction. Should you view, offer or bid on the property, your information will be shared with the Auctioneer, IAM Sold. This method of auction requires both parties to complete the transaction within 56 days of the draft contract for sale being received by the buyers solicitor. This additional time allows buyers to proceed with mortgage finance. The buyer is required to sign a reservation agreement and make payment of a non-refundable Reservation Fee. This being 4.2% of the purchase price including VAT, subject to a minimum of £6,000.00 including VAT. The Reservation Fee is paid in addition to purchase price and will be considered as part of the chargeable consideration for the property in the calculation for stamp duty liability. Buyers will be required to go through an identification verification process with IAM Sold and provide proof of how the purchase would be funded. This property has a Buyer Information Pack which is a collection of documents in relation to the property. The documents may not tell you everything you need to know about the property, so you are required to complete your own due diligence before bidding. A sample copy of the Reservation Agreement and terms and conditions are also contained within this pack. The buyer will also make payment of £220.00 including VAT towards the preparation cost of the pack, where it has been provided by IAM Sold.
The property is subject to an undisclosed Reserve Price with both the Reserve Price and Starting Bid being subject to change.


Please note that the marker reflects the centre of the postcode rather than the exact property location.

To view this property please contact Burchell Edwards on

T: 01283 530 169

Britannia House, Station Street, BURTON-ON-TRENT, Staffordshire, DE14 1AN

While every reasonable effort is made to ensure the accuracy of descriptions and content, we should make you aware of the following guidance or limitations.

  • (1) MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
  • (2) These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.
  • (3) The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.
  • (4) Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.
  • (5) Burchell Edwards has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.
  • (6) Burchell Edwards has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.
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