A superb circa 1680 detached farmhouse in a stunning peaceful rural setting with panoramic views across the adjoining land and dale amounting to approximately 12 acres in total. With extensive outbuildings offering potential for conversion, and three cottages, one is currently run as a holiday let.
A superb circa 1680 detached farmhouse in a stunning peaceful rural setting with panoramic views across the adjoining land and dale amounting to approximately 12 acres in total. With extensive outbuildings offering potential for conversion, and three cottages, one is currently run as a holiday let, with separate parking and garden. Further outbuildings include the coal shed and wood store. With beautifully landscaped gardens with vegetable plot and fruit trees. The imposing spacious residence is beautifully presented throughout retaining a wealth of character features and comprises bespoke farmhouse kitchen, utility room, cloakroom/WC, formal sitting room with stunning fireplace, dining room, drawing room, conservatory with beautiful far reaching views across the surrounding countryside and also an additional reception room currently used as an office. At first floor five bedrooms, the master with en-suite shower room, family bathroom and WC. The land includes a 9 acre field with boundary fencing and water, plus smaller crofts and extensive garden. An internal inspection is highly recommended to appreciate this splendid residence in an idyllic setting.
Drawing Room 14' 5" x 14' 5" ( 4.39m x 4.39m )
A glazed panelled entrance door opens into a generously proportioned formal drawing room with stone fireplace and hearth housing a cast iron inset dog grate. With exposed timber ceiling, quarry tiled floor and front aspect multi pane sash windows with deep sill beneath overlooking the garden. Partially wood panelled walls and two radiators. A door opens into the hallway.
Sitting Room 16' x 14' 9" ( 4.88m x 4.50m )
A dual aspect room with stunning central brick fireplace with oak mantle and quarry tiled hearth housing a Clearview log burning stove, flanked by built in log stores with quarry tiled display plinth. The front aspect recessed multi pane window with deep sill overlooks the garden. With exposed timber beams, radiator, television point and rear aspect stone mullioned window providing stunning views across the open countryside.
Dining Room 14' 2" x 14' 2" ( 4.32m x 4.32m )
A spacious room with feature stone fireplace and inset hearth, exposed timber beams and built in storage cupboards flank the front aspect multi pane window with deep sill. Two radiators.
Dining Kitchen 20' 6" x 14' 7" ( 6.25m x 4.45m )
A beautiful hand painted Pre-Eminence bespoke fitted kitchen comprising wall, base and drawer units with glazed display cabinet and plate rack. With inset Villeroy and Boch sink with chrome pillar tap set in granite work surface with tiled splashback. The focal point of the room is the black and green four oven Aga with three hot plates and overhead display mantle. With integrated two ring Bosch gas hob and integrated dishwasher and larder fridge. Three rear aspect multi pane windows with deep sills enjoying stunning far reaching views across the adjoining land. Exposed roof timbers, recessed halogen spotlight fitments and column radiator. Travertine flooring throughout. The kitchen also has a built in larder cupboard providing additional storage with complimenting hand painted double doors. A further door opens into the hallway and there is an access hatch to the cellar beneath.
Utility Room 8' 1" x 5' 11" ( 2.46m x 1.80m )
With rear aspect multi pane window, continued Travertine flooring, space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge and freezer.
A contemporary white suite comprising low dual flush WC, vanity wash hand basin with tiled splashback, side aspect window and continued Travertine flooring.
Conservatory 13' x 11' ( 3.96m x 3.35m )
A double glazed timber conservatory with ceramic tiled floor and sills providing spectacular views of the surrounding countryside towards the village. With French doors opening onto the paved seating terrace. Central fan and radiator.
Reception Room / Office 18' 6" x 12' 6" ( 5.64m x 3.81m )
A glazed panelled entrance door opens into a reception room currently used as an office. With original quarry tiled floor, exposed beams and recess with stone sill. Front aspect multi pane stone mullioned window with deep polished stone sill.
First Floor Galleried Landing
With balustrade and spindles, exposed roof timbers, side aspect multi pane window and radiator. Panelled doors open into:
Bedroom Two 14' 4" x 13' 3" ( 4.37m x 4.04m )
A double bedroom with built in vanity wash hand basin with marble top and cupboard beneath. Full length built in wardrobe providing hanging rail space and shelving. Front aspect multi pane stone mullioned window with deep sill and radiator beneath.
Bedroom Three 9' 11" x 8' 3" ( 3.02m x 2.51m )
With side aspect multi pane window and radiator.
Bathroom / Shower Room 8' 4" x 7' 3" ( 2.54m x 2.21m )
With a white suite comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, shower enclosure with glazed screen and overhead electric shower, low flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin. The walls are partially tiled to compliment the suite. Rear aspect multi pane window with stone sill, radiator and shaver point.
With high flush WC, rear aspect multi pane window with stone sill and radiator.
With built in storage cupboard with slatted shelving providing storage and housing the hot water tank.
Master Bedroom 12' 11" x 12' 6" ( 3.94m x 3.81m )
A double bedroom with front aspect multi pane stone mullioned window, access hatch to storage loft and radiator.
Comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin and low flush WC. The walls are partially tiled, roof light, radiator and shaver point.
With exposed timber and rear aspect window leading to:
Bedroom Four 15' 8" x 11' 4" ( 4.78m x 3.45m )
A double bedroom with exposed timbers, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator and access hatch to storage loft. Front aspect stone mullioned window with deep sill and built in storage cupboard with hanging rail space.
Bedroom Five 16' 3" x 14' 10" ( 4.95m x 4.52m )
A double bedroom with pretty views across the garden from the front aspect multi pane stone mullioned window with deep sill. A stone surround with tiled inset flanks a cast iron fireplace. Pedestal wash hand basin, radiator, picture rail and access hatch to storage loft.
Cottage One - Abbots Flight
Available fully furnished.
Stone steps with wrought iron railing ascend to Abbots Flight, which is a first floor cottage. A glazed UPVC entrance door opens into:
With exposed lintel, access hatch to storage loft, radiator and panelled doors with thumb latch open into:
Kitchen / Living Room 16' 11" x 10' 10" ( 5.16m x 3.30m )
With stunning exposed roof trusses and beams, front and rear aspect double glazed windows with stone sills, two radiators and television point. The kitchen comprises base units with roll edge work surface, stainless steel sink and drainer with tiled splashback, space for electric cooker and larder fridge. Also with ample space for a dining table and chairs.
Bedroom 16' 11" x 9' 1" ( 5.16m x 2.77m )
A dual aspect double bedroom with front and rear aspect double glazed windows with stone sills, exposed roof timbers, two radiators and built in cupboard providing hanging rail space and shelving.
With a white suite comprising shower enclosure with overhead Mira Sport shower attachment and glazed screen, low flush WC, wash hand basin with tiled splashback, radiator, shaver point and extractor fan.
Cottage Two - Monks Rest
A ground floor cottage comprising:
Kitchen / Living Room 16' 9" x 10' 11" ( 5.11m x 3.33m )
Plus door recess.
A UPVC double glazed entrance door opens into the open plan living space with side aspect double glazed window with quarry tiled sill. Exposed beams and two radiators. The kitchen comprises wall and base units with inset stainless steel sink and drainer with roll edge work surface and tiled splashback. Space for larder fridge and electric cooker. Also with ample space for a dining table and chairs.
With radiator, panelled door with thumb latch open into:
Bedroom 16' 9" x 11' 4" ( 5.11m x 3.45m )
A triple aspect double bedroom with front, rear and side aspect windows with exposed timber lintels and stone sills. Two radiators, built in cupboard providing hanging rail space and shelving.
With a white suite comprising shower enclosure with overhead Mira Sport shower attachment, low flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback. Also with radiator, shaver point and extractor fan.
Cottage Three - Curlew Cottage
Available fully furnished.
A two storey cottage comprising:
Kitchen / Living Room 15' 8" x 15' 6" ( 4.78m x 4.72m )
A UPVC door opens into the open plan living kitchen with two front aspect double glazed windows with quarry tiled sills, exposed roof timbers and two radiators. The kitchen comprises base units with inset stainless steel sink, roll edge work surface and tiled splashback. Space for electric cooker and larder fridge. Also with ample space for a dining table and chairs. A rear aspect double glazed door opens to the rear garden and parking area. A staircase leads to the first floor.
First Floor Landing
Bedroom 15' 7" x 10' ( 4.75m x 3.05m )
With front and side aspect double glazed windows with quarry tiled sills and radiator, exposed timber beams and access hatch to storage loft. Full length built in wardrobes providing hanging rail space and shelving.
Comprising panelled bath with low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin and tiled splashback. Roof light, radiator and shaver point.
The cottage benefits from a gravelled driveway providing ample parking and with level lawn, seating terrace and planted borders.
Exterior / Gardens Main House
The land amounts to approximately 12 acres in total and comprises of a 9 acre field with water, smaller crofts and the garden amounts to approximately 1.5 acres.
The property is approached by a long driveway flanked by grazing land into a gravelled courtyard providing extensive off road parking for several vehicles. With enclosed landscaped gardens surrounding the property bordered by limestone walling, extensive level lawn planted with specimen trees and shrubs. Breathtaking views are enjoyed from the various vantage points around the garden and seating areas. There is an additional enclosed fenced vegetable plot and timber gates open into the paddock and adjoining crofts. There is a timber stone store and a separate gated enclosure leads directly from the property to a pen for domestic pets.
Stable / Log Store 20' 9" x 18' 1" ( 6.32m x 5.51m )
With exposed roof timbers, side aspect window and two timber doors.
Housing the Worcester boiler, with power and light.
Workshop One 21' 2" x 15' 11" ( 6.45m x 4.85m )
Offering huge potential for a variety of uses, with original crook beams, two side aspect double glazed windows, low flush WC, plumbing for automatic washing machine, built in storage shelving, base units with inset sink, power and light and a connecting door opens into:
Workshop Two 27' x 15' 11" ( 8.23m x 4.85m )
With original crook beams, front and side aspect windows, power and light.
The Dairy 68' 6" x 16' 5" ( 20.88m x 5.00m )
Offering huge potential for conversion to a dwelling subject to obtaining the necessary planning permission. With original crook beams and roof timbers, front, side and rear aspect windows and front and rear entrance doors. Power and light.
Stone Store 17' 6" x 8' 6" ( 5.33m x 2.59m )
Attached to the Dairy with double doors providing ample storage for machinery. Power and light.
Goat Shed 24' 3" x 10' 2" ( 7.39m x 3.10m )
Split into bays and adjacent to the Dairy with sliding timber doors, two side aspect windows and rear access.
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3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
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