This peaceful location in the St Lawrence countryside is just a short distance from Jersey's best beaches and nearby St. Aubin's Bulwark and picturesque harbour. The property is ideally located for easy access to the airport and just a short drive to town. Local schools have an excellent reputation plus there are superb private preparatory, and secondary schools within a short drive.
Commanding distant sea views over St Aubin's Bay, L'espine is an outstanding Georgian house dating from 1825.Total renovation coupled with beautiful interior design has helped preserve the period features of this impressive property, as well as gearing it to the needs of modern living.
The property, which is accessed via electric gates, provides a large amount of accommodation and a sizeable enclosed rear garden ensures privacy as well as safety for young children and pets.
The luxurious hand crafted kitchen is fitted with high and low level units finished in cream with grey-flecked granite work surfaces, grey tiled splash backs, a black four oven AGA cooker, double Butler sink, with Franke by Villeroy and Boch. A connecting Archway links to orangery/ breakfast room (south elevation) with external part glazed door to south facing covered terrace. Four steps up link to vinery (north elevation).
The large lounge is certainly at the heart of the home. It is bright and airy with two pairs of French doors to the south facing terrace and further pairs opening to the covered terrace to the west and east. Three windows face north, oak flooring, underfloor heating, and a Victorian fireplace with slate hearth.
The home suits both family life and entertaining with the ground floor also including a formal dining room, study, pantry, utility and cloakroom.
The first floor provides three large bedroom suites including a lavish master suite with a vaulted ceiling and an extensive range of fitted bedroom furniture. A fully equipped house bathroom serves the fourth bedroom.
Outdoor space is attractively landscaped, with a choice of areas for al fresco dining, flagstone terracing part covered by a copper canopy, south facing with access from study, lounge, dining room, kitchen and orangery. Established rose borders and steps lead down to the lawned garden.
The guest cottage has an open plan kitchen/living area, fitted low-level units finished in cream with granite work surfaces with Inset Villeroy and Boch sink. Light oak flooring throughout and light oak staircase to first floor.
At the front of the house, there is a detached double garage and parking for six cars.
Services: All mains, except gas. Oil fired underfloor central heating.
Travelling west along St Aubin's Inner Road, after Bel Royal turn right into Rue de Haut, pass the Little Grove Clinic and the property is approximately 100 yards along on the right hand side.