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6 bedroom detached house for sale
Oxton Road, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, NG25 0RP
- 3 reception rooms
- 6 bedrooms
- 5 bathrooms
- gardens and paddocks
- extensive outbuildings
- approx 6 acres
Bankwood Barn is located close to the popular market town of Southwell, which offers a full range of facilities and amenities which the town has to offer, these including shops of various types, schools of various grades, of which the Minster School has a particularly good reputation. From near by Newark, there is an excellent inter-city train service on the East Coast Line with London within reach on an average of around 1 hour 20 minutes. A further range of services and amenities can be found in the city of Nottingham. For those wishing to travel further afield, there is reasonable access to the Robin Hood International Airport to the North near Doncaster or to the East Midlands Airport as Castle Donnington.
Southwell has a leisure centre and there are two local golf courses.
The barn is built from locally sourced sandstone. It is believed that this barn is one of four remaining stone walled barns built from the stone which was stolen from Thurgarton Priory which was ransacked in the 1600's at the time of the Civil War.
Bankwood Barn is without doubt one of the counties finest examples of a skilfully converted barn. The property presents the perfect blend of original features from the original structure, combined with contemporary design, and state of the art technology from modern day construction. This impressive and striking home as been completely restored by the current owners to provide a stylish and flexible layout of accommodation arranged over four levels. The original stone beautifully compliments the use of glass and oak, to provide various 'wow factors' when viewing this stunning home.
The property represents a forward think achievement, having been created taking full advantage of the latest environmentally efficient construction benefits and ecological technology. The barns central heating is provided via ground source heat pump, providing under floor heating to all four floors and low energy LED lighting. A rainwater harvesting system provides filtrated rainwater which supplies and services the barns toilets and garden. The barn also benefits from high levels of insulation and features a heat recovery system.
Outside the property sits within generous open gardens and grounds, offering a rural retreat set amongst open countryside with far reaching views across the Trent Valley and beyond. There is a sweeping gravelled driveway providing ample off road parking and an extensive range of outbuildings which may offer further potential for an alternative uses, such as stabling, ménage, or leisure facilities subject to the relevant planning permissions.
Travelling from Southwell follow the A6386 (Oxton Road) for approximately two miles. At the signpost for Hollybeck Nurseries turn left and travel for approximately 1.5 miles along the lane, past the nursery and through Bankwood Farm yard. Bankwood Barn is located after a short distance on the right hand side, just past Bankwood Farm Cottages