La Chapelle de St Marguerite is situated in the heart of the picturesque parish of Grouville. There is extensive schooling close by including St Michael's Preparatory School, Victoria College Preparatory School, Jersey College for Girls, Beaulieu Convent School for Girls and Victoria College for Boys. A short drive to The Royal Jersey Golf course, the beauty spots at Green Island, Le Hocq point, La Rocque Harbour, the long beach at Grouville, and Gorey Harbour.
A property of grace and distinction in the eagerly sought after Parish of Grouville. The home is geared to modern family living, surrounded by elegant terraced gardens and an orchard. It is situated on the site of the medieval Chapel of St Margaret on the hill above the church of Grouville.
The chapel was turned into a barn during the Reformation, and pulled down in the 19th century, whence the present home was built. It has been completely renovated to provide spacious, flexible accommodation and finished to an exceptionally high standard.
Being situated on a hilltop La Chapelle has views of rolling countryside to the north, and Gorey Castle and France to the East. The home is captivating offering extensive daylight through large sash widows, high ceilings, luxurious walnut flooring, and Porcelanosa tiles.
The lounge offers magnificent views towards Gorey castle, whilst the dining room boasts a beautiful large fireplace. The open plan dining room leads into a luxurious kitchen and pantry handcrafted by Charles Yorke, with it's extensive storage and polished granite tops. Appliances include Miele dishwasher, fridge freezer, Rangemaster cooker with six-ring gas hob and two electric ovens.
The kitchen opens onto a Milan tumble limestone cobble patio through bifold doors for outdoor living. An impeccable utility room is provided with Charles Yorke furniture, Miele washing machine and a separate Miele dryer. The principal rooms are light and gracious with period fireplaces and high ceilings, as one would expect in a property of this style, and all combine to create a luxurious living and entertaining space.
The first and second floors are arranged to provide spacious walnut landings, giving access to six bedrooms, three of which are ensuite, while an elegant house bathroom serves the others. The home is graced with extensive mature gardens with an orchard, several tiered sun terraces overlooked by an inviting hot tub with striking views. The Milan blended cobble driveway offers parking for up to ten cars, and a double garage with a storage loft has electrically-operated steel doors.
La Chapelle de St Marguerite presents a rare opportunity for those seeking an elegant family home of impeccable character and charm.
With the parish hall on your right-hand side and before Grouville parish church there is an entrance on the right to La Chappelle de St Marguerite with red paving on the side. drive to the top of the hill and the property is in front of you.