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8 bedroom barn conversion for sale


Guide Price £850,000

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The barn conversion was completed in around 2001 and effectively involved re-building the majority of the barn in order to provide extensive accommodation over three floors which lends itself to either be used as a single substantial home or internal sub-division facilitated by two staircases allowing the property to be used as two homes. The property has double glazed windows installed throughout and the majority of rooms have exposed wooden beams and brick fireplaces were built in the principal reception rooms. The majority of the rooms have a southerly outlook over the garden and surrounding countryside and the house is set in landscaped gardens including terraces, lawns and borders. There is a separate annexe situated in a range of period barns to the north-east of Rowborough Barn along with a good range of further outbuildings currently providing garaging, workshops and stores, but offering further potential.

The property is situated in an accessible, rural location within the picturesque Bowcombe Valley only about 3 miles south west of the town of Newport with its range of shops and restaurants.


Entrance Hall With flagstone floor, exposed stonework and timbers. Staircase off.

Cloakroom W.C. and wash hand basin.

Sitting Room A large reception room with a brick and stone chimney breast housing a wood-burning stove on a flagstone hearth. Southerly views over the surrounding downland.

Secondary Kitchen Fitted with an extensive range of matching base and wall cupboards with work-surfaces, sink unit, integral fridge, dishwasher and space for a range cooker. Stable door to rear garden.

Dining Room Open brick fireplace and French doors to the garden. Secondary staircase off.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room A well fitted modern kitchen comprising an extensive range of base and wall cupboards with granite worksurfaces with butler sink inset. Two oven oil-fired Aga set in brick surround together with space for a separate electric Aga companion with two oven Aga and hobs. Integral dishwasher and space for American style fridge/freezer.

Utility Room Fitted with a range of base and wall cupboards incorporating a space for washing machine and dryer and with butler sink and worksurfaces. Stable door to outside.

Cloakroom 2

Boiler Room Housing oil-fired boiler.


Landing Galleried landing providing additional seating area/study area with views to the front and rear of the barn.

Bedroom 1 A large dual aspect bedroom with beamed ceiling, country views and a built cupboard.

Bathroom en-suite Comprising a Jacuzzi bath, wash hand basin, W.C. and shower.

Bedroom 2 Double bedroom with southerly views of the surrounding countryside.

Bedroom 3 Country views.

Bedroom 4 Westerly outlook over the garden and adjacent fields.

Shower Room En-suite Tiled throughout with shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and W.C.

Bedroom 5 A large dual aspect bedroom with walk in cupboard.

Family Bathroom Tiled throughout with open shower area, roll top bath wash basin, W.C. and heated towel rail. Also ensuite to bedroom 5.

SECOND FLOOR Accessed from two separate staircases as per the floor plan.

Bedroom 6 Characterful double bedroom with sloping ceiling and large Velux window providing downland views.

Shower Room en-Suite Shower, W.C. and wash hand basin.

Bedroom 7 Sloping ceiling, downland views.

Bedroom 8 A Characterful twin room with views, currently used as an office.

W.C. Wash hand basin.

Outbuildings Comprising an extensive range of brick and stone barns situated on the opposite side of the drive from the house comprising:

THE COTTAGE An annexe converted to provide:

Hall Plumbing for washing machine.

Kitchen Sink unit, hob and oven.

Sitting Room

Bedroom 1

Bathroom with tiled surround and mixer tap with shower. W.C. wash hand basin, cupboard housing hot water cylinder.

Bedroom 2 / Nursery

Double garage

Substantial workshop with concrete floor, power, lighting and work benches. Large Store.

Outside A block paved driveway leads to the front of the barn providing parking, adjacent to which are lawns which extend round to the south and west of the barn conversion and are interspersed by various borders. The gardens adjoin farmland and there are superb views of the surrounding countryside. To the rear and side of the property are paved terraces providing outdoor seating and dining areas. Raised ornamental fish pond, greenhouse. A gravel drive extends towards the cottage and outbuildings, also providing a right of access to the neighbouring Granary Cottage.

Services Mains water and electricity, private drainage. Oil-fired central heating with two separates zones in the main house. Electrical heating to the cottage.

Postcode PO30 3JD

Council Tax The property is currently rated as part Council Tax band D and part band E.

Viewings: All viewings will be strictly by prior arrangement with the sole selling agents:

Spence Willard for themselves and the vendor of this property whose agents they are give notice that:

i The particulars are set out as a general outline only for the guidance of intending purchasers and do not constitute, nor constitute part of, an offer or contract.
ii All descriptions, references to condition, necessary permissions for use and occupation and other details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct, but any intending purchaser should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact and must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness and accuracy of each of them.
iii No person in the employment of Spence Willard has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.


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06 August 2012


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