A 'MAGNIFICENT' period house on the 'most sought-after road in town' has been put up for sale.

The six-bedroom property in Leycester Road, Knutsford, sits in the middle of the Legh Road conservation area.

Marketed at £5.75 million by Stuart Rushton & Co, the home comes with a little more than three quarters of an acre of landscaped gardens, two driveways and garaging.

The property listing on Rightmove says: "Set on the most sought-after road in town, the house has been extended and beautifully refurbished, now offering approximately 9,000 square feet of living space that exudes sophistication and refined taste.

"Boasting six bedrooms, five bathrooms, six reception rooms, and guest accommodation, this property provides ample space for modern family living." 

On entering the house, visitors are welcomed in a tone-setting entrance and reception hall, off which can be accessed a study, a lounge, a family room, and the living/dining/kitchen area.

Northwich Guardian: The swimming pool areaThe swimming pool area (Image: Stuart Rushton & Co)

Completing the ground floor is a downstairs toilet, a utility room, a gym, a store room, a game room, and the swimming pool area.

The listing adds: "A focal point of this house is the impressive indoor swimming pool complex, offering a haven for relaxation and recreation.

"Adjacent to the pool is a gymnasium, perfect for those seeking an active lifestyle without leaving the comfort of their home.

Northwich Guardian: The rear of the propertyThe rear of the property (Image: Stuart Rushton & Co)

"The heart of the home lies in the wonderful open-plan kitchen dining living space, ideal for both every-day living and entertaining on a grand scale.

"The kitchen is a culinary masterpiece, featuring top-of-the-line appliances, sleek cabinetry, and elegant finishes."

Upstairs, on the first floor, are four bedrooms, including the master suite, which boasts an en suite bathroom and a dressing room.

Northwich Guardian: The kitchen/dining/living areaThe kitchen/dining/living area (Image: Stuart Rushton & Co)

The final two bedrooms, one of which has a walk-in wardrobe, are found on the second floor along with a further store room and a shower room.

The property listing concludes: "This impressive property offers the rare opportunity to own a residence of such grandeur and refinement.

"With its prime location, exceptional amenities, and meticulous attention to detail, it is a sanctuary for those with discerning tastes.

"Experience the epitome of luxury living in this exceptional property."