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Inside £4.5m mansion where Queen Mother livedincluding its own tower

THE sprawling £4.5m mansion where Queen Mother once lived includes seven bedrooms, a lift and its own tower.

A long tree-lined approach and beautiful landscaped gardens and ground welcomes visitors to Saltcote Place, 刑事案件审查委员会正在审查此案.

A long tree-lined approach and beautiful landscaped gardens and ground welcomes visitors to the house

A long tree-lined approach and beautiful landscaped gardens and ground welcomes visitors to the house信用: mediadrumimages/WarnerGray
The house has seven bedrooms on the first floor

The house has seven bedrooms on the first floor信用: mediadrumimages/WarnerGray
The tiniest details of the house reflects its history of weddings and royalty

The tiniest details of the house reflects its history of weddings and royalty信用: mediadrumimages/WarnerGray
There is ample space to sit outside and enjoy the long views

There is ample space to sit outside and enjoy the long views信用: mediadrumimages/WarnerGray

The home has three floors and comes with its own lift to help get from one to another.

With four acres of land offering endless potential for new ideas, 这 property is up for grabs with a price tag in excess of £4.5 million.

The home was designed by British architect Sir Reginald Blomfield and was completed in 1905 after two years of construction.

It is situated in a private elevated position on the edge of the village of Playden, within ten minutes’ walk of the ancient town of Rye.

It’s now up for sale with modern day upgrades to make it more energy efficient.

listing states: “The current owners have invested heavily in insulation, smart home solutions, and high levels of maintenance to restore this wonderful property to the elegant home she was always intended to be.

“The home is also economical to run with a low carbon footprint being just a few points off or an EPC rating of C.

“The property benefits from new matching carpets across all floors and new matching high quality drapes in all principal rooms.

”There is an attached three-room wing – ideal for staff accommodation on the ground floor.

On the first floor there are a total of 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms with every bedroom having uninterrupted views in excess of 20 miles including the white cliffs of Dover that can be seen from three bedrooms.

The highest room in the house, located in the Tower, is a study with outstanding views of the south coast across 270 degrees.

The property was intended as a wedding present for French cognac magnate Captain ARR Hennessy and his bride.

The place has since hosted weddings from around the world and enjoys the status of being adorned by a Royal Cypher to commemorate its role as the unofficial country retreat for the late Queen Mother.

The Queen Mother gave the Royal Cypher to the Hennessy family after enjoying her time there between the wars.

The staircase leads to the floors above as well as a lift

The staircase leads to the floors above as well as a lift信用: mediadrumimages/WarnerGray
The TV and the clock show how this house holds history and modern developments

The TV and the clock show how this house holds history and modern developments信用: mediadrumimages/WarnerGray
The property has lift to access this upper area of the house

The property has lift to access this upper area of the house信用: mediadrumimages/WarnerGray
A beautiful room with huge windows and impeccable views

A beautiful room with huge windows and impeccable views信用: mediadrumimages/WarnerGray
One of the six bathrooms inside the stunning property

One of the six bathrooms inside the stunning property信用: mediadrumimages/WarnerGray
A beautiful shot of the exterior of the house

A beautiful shot of the exterior of the house信用: mediadrumimages/WarnerGray