AN 'unparalleled' contemporary Cheshire home with a picturesque lake has been put up for sale.

The five-bed property, described as an 'exemplar of modern architecture', is nestled down the private Ash Lane in Ollerton.

Situated in around 4.38 acres, the 10,200sq ft family house is being marketed by estate agents Jackson-Stops, of Alderley Edge, for £8,000,000.

Also boasting an 'award-winning' leisure suite, the home, built in 2019, comes with a separate one-bedroom cottage and 'magnificent' south-facing gardens.  

An unparalleled, contemporary, 10,200 sq ft, five en suite bedroom family house with an exquisite award-winning leisure suite and one bedroom cottage, south-facing gardens with lake,

On entering, visitors are greeted by a galleried entrance hall which leads through to a cloakroom, guest toilet, and a rear hall with boot room.

Northwich Guardian: The indoor poolThe indoor pool (Image: Jackson-Stops)

Also on the ground floor is a kitchen and breakfast room, which incorporates a family room and dining area. Off the kitchen is a further chef's kitchen.

Elsewhere downstairs is a media room, a dining room, a study and a glazed link leading to the leisure suite.

The leisure suite itself boasts an indoor pool and a jacuzzi, as well as a sunken seating area complete with a firepit and a glazed roof.

Day bed and relaxation areas can also be found in the leisure suite, alongside a bar, sauna and steam rooms, gym, and a treatment room, as well as plant and store rooms.

Northwich Guardian: The kitchen and breakfast roomThe kitchen and breakfast room (Image: Jackson-Stops)

Heading back into the main house and up the staircase, which has its own hall, visitors arrive on a landing which comes with a seating area.

The principal bedroom, which has an en suite and 'his and hers' dressing rooms, has sliding doors to a balcony with an open fire and views over the lake.

Four further bedrooms can also be found upstairs, all with en suites, and two coming with dressing areas.

In the detached cottage, there is an entrance hall, a cloaks cupboard, a kitchen, an open-plan sitting room, one bedroom, a shower room and a utility/storage room.

Northwich Guardian: The principal bedroomThe principal bedroom (Image: Jackson-Stops)

Outside in the grounds, there is an integral three-car garage, with a four-car underground storage lift, with parking for several cars above.

The walled vegetable garden has raised beds and is near a Hartley Botanic greenhouse. Manicured landscaped gardens and terraces, the lake, an orchard, lawns and wildlife areas make up the remainder of the grounds.