Design your own 70 room stately home! Huge mansion with two swimming pools, gym, bowling alley and cinema goes on the market for £7.5m (but new owner will have to spend another £13m to build it first)
- A plot is for sale for £7.5million with a 11-bed stately home expected to cost a buyer a further £13million
- An older house that currently occupies the plot will be demolished to make room for the 70-room building
- Situated on the Crown Estate at Oxshott, Surrey, the plot has planning permission and a developer in place
The plot for an as-yet-unbuilt mansion is for sale for £7.5million – and any prospective owner will have to be prepared to fork out an extra £13million for the construction of a 70-room stately home.
The patch of land on the Crown Estate at Oxshott, Surrey – which currently features an older property – already has planning permission and a developer in place.
The brand new property will have 11 bespoke bedroom suites and three kitchens – one for the family, one for a professional caterer and one for staff.
It will also have an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, a gym, a professional snooker room, bowling alley, wine cellar and cinema room.
A mock up drawing of what the stately home in Oxshott, Surrey, is expected to look like after a buyer pays for both the plot and the building work to take place
The plans also cater for a two-floor garage with heated stone flooring, climate control, a car lift and turning circle.
Outside, there will be a tennis court, the heated pool, a balcony terrace spa, croquet laws and private woodland access.
The house will also have CCTV motion detection, steel reinforced concrete walls and bullet-proof triple glazing.
The mansion is expected to feature 11 luxurious bedrooms if a buyer can be found to pay the £13 million cost of the build
A table with places for more than ten takes a central position in the extravagant family kitchen, one of three various places where food can be prepared throughout the house
Designs for what the bathroom could look like show his and her sinks and a large marble bath tub that sits in the centre of the tiled room
The lobby of the basement shows a comfortable seating area next to an indoor gym that is bursting with equipment
An old house (pictured) that currently occupies the space would have to be knocked down to make room for the extravagant manor to be built
The plot of land that is set to be transformed is pictured from above. Developer Stately Homes says the property is just 12 miles from exclusive boutique shopping in central London
Although brand new, the design for Hampton Hall is classical Georgian with Cotswold stone and a Welsh-slate used to build it
Although brand new, the design for Hampton Hall is classical Georgian with Cotswold stone and a Welsh-slate used to build it.
The build plot and planned home is being marketed by Sotheby’s International Realty and Hamptons International.
Director and head of sales at UK Sotheby’s International Realty, Jason Corbett said: ‘The plot is £7.5m and that’s what you would pay the stamp duty on.
‘You would then employ the developer contractually if you want to build – you can’t buy the plot without contracting that company to build the house. They would build you the bespoke property.’
A side-view of the home shows what it might look like during sunset. The image features a tennis court surrounded by lights
The entrance way and parking area in front of the house that currently occupies the space. It will all be flattened for the build
The designs for the new house feature a dramatic entrance hall with elegant staircases leading up to the first floor rooms
One of the 70 rooms could be a media room with a wide cinema-style screen and surround sound, as well as comfortable sofa’s to lay back on
The main male closet showcases a couple of suits on mannequins and offers plenty of storage space as well as a comfortable sofa
In case there wasn’t already enough to do in the building, two bowling alleys have been incorporated into the design
The drawing room of the home will include bookshelves and various sofa’s on which the owner of the home can relax
Another view of the drawing room shows sofa’s facing each other to allow for the entertainment of company, as well as another facing into the outside areas
The family kitchen room offers a place for those living in the house to make themselves a quick snack in between meals cooked for them by a chef in the separate catering kitchen
This 20-person table offers enough space for a large dinner party. Bay windows at the head of the table allow light to flood into the dining room
The back of the house showcases 12 upstairs windows as well as large wall-to-ceiling downstairs windows to allow as much light as possible into the building
He said the design that had been approved allowed for around 29,000 sq ft of house making it roughly £475 per sq ft to produce.
He said: ‘The buyers will be surrounded by some of the country’s biggest sporting names. It is only around 25 minutes from Chelsea on a Sunday afternoon drive.’
The house will be close to Esher, Cobham and Weybridge which have independent shops, boutiques and award-winning restaurants.
Developer Stately Homes says the property is just 12 miles from exclusive boutique shopping in Knightsbridge, Mayfair and Bond Street.
It also flags up ‘neighbouring world-class sporting venues such as Twickenham, Chelsea’s Stamford Bridge, Wentworth Golf Course, Wimbledon and Royal Ascot’ as well as the Guards Polo club in Windsor Great Park.
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