5 bedroom house for sale

Manor Farm, Harwell Sluice Lane, Harwell, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN10 5BU

Offers in Excess of £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A delightful period farmhouse dating from 1706
  • Retains a tremendous amount of charm and character
  • Well-appointed self-contained annexe
  • Exposed beams and timbers
  • Desirable location
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Delightful walled courtyard style gardens
  • Detached Double Garage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Manor Farm

Harwell

Doncaster

South Yorkshire

DN10 5BU

 

Manor Farm

 

Dating from 1706, Manor Farm is a delightful period farmhouse providing accommodation retaining tremendous charm and character, with a well-appointed self-contained annexe.

 

Many of the rooms in the original farmhouse feature exposed beams and timbers, and the dining hall, snug/study and sitting room each have open fireplaces or wood burning stoves.  There are traditional sash windows, and internal doors have ogee arches to the tops.

 

The farmhouse accommodation comprises a dining hall, sitting room, study/snug, kitchen, family/breakfast room, cloakroom and a utility room on the ground floor with four bedrooms, two with en-suite facilities, and a family bathroom on the first floor.  Oil fired central heating and a security system are installed.

 

The self-contained annexe has a separate LPG central heating boiler and comprises a large open plan living, dining and kitchen area, a bedroom and an en-suite bathroom.

 

There are delightful walled courtyard style gardens, with lawns and sitting areas.  There is parking space for several cars, a detached double garage, and a useful cellar.

 

Ground Floor

 

Dining Hall

Part glazed gothic arched entrance door, impressive brick inglenook fireplace, stone mantle and raised flagstone hearth with log storage beneath, brick floor, exposed beams and timbers.

 

Sitting Room

Wood burning stove set within an impressive brick fireplace, exposed beams and timbers.

 

Study/Snug

Brick fireplace with flue prepared for a wood burning stove, built in book case to recess, exposed beam and timbers.

 

Inner Staircase Hall

Stairs rising to the first floor, flagstone floor, exposed beams and timbers, steps down to a lower hall area with oak entrance door with glazed overlight to the front.

 

Cloakroom

Suite comprising close coupled WC and wash hand basin, hardwood floor, part panelled walls with shelf over, heated towel rail, wall light point.

 

Kitchen

Fitted cupboards and drawers with hardwood work surface over, 1½ bowl sink with mixer tap, stainless steel range cooker with flanking cupboards set within inglenook opening, flagstone floor, exposed beam and timbers.

 

Family/Breakfast Room

Part glazed stable style door and further pair of part glazed doors to the courtyard garden.

 

Utility Room

Travertine floor, Velux roof window, stable style door to the courtyard garden, plumbing for automatic washing machine, extractor fan, cupboards housing the oil central heating boiler for the main house and the LPG boiler for the annexe.

 

First Floor

 

Landing

Exposed timbers, built in cupboard and shelving to recess.

 

Master Bedroom

Exposed roof trusses, beam and timbers, built in wardrobes with steps over leading up to the dressing area and en-suite bathroom.

 

Dressing Area

Exposed timbers.

 

En-Suite Bathroom

Suite comprising cast iron roll top bath, tiled shower cubicle with recessed shelving, low level WC, wash hand basin and bidet, access to under eaves storage space.

 

Bedroom 2

Built in wardrobe.

 

En-Suite Shower Room

Shower, close coupled WC and wash hand basin with cupboard beneath, shelving.

 

Bedroom 3

Exposed beam and timbers.

 

Bedroom 4

Exposed beam and timbers.

 

Bathroom

Bath, close coupled WC and pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls, exposed beam and timbers.

 

Annexe

The annexe is self-contained but also has a connecting door to the main house through to the utility room.

 

Open Plan Living, Dining and Kitchen

4 pairs of French doors each with flanking glazed panels facing out to the courtyard garden, painted trusses to the open ceiling void, 3 wall light points and exposed brick pillars, fitted wardrobe and cupboards.

 

The Kitchen area is fitted with an extensive range of modern cupboards and drawers with granite work surfaces over, with matching wall units.  Integrated appliances include a double oven, halogen hob with extractor hood over, fridge, freezer and dishwasher.  There is a central island with 1½ bowl stainless steel sink and mixer tap, granite surface and cupboards beneath.  There is travertine flooring, a Velux window and part tiled walls to the kitchen area.

 

Bedroom

Extensive fitted wardrobes and overhead storage cupboards, bedside cabinets and cupboards, French doors with flanking glazed panels facing out to the courtyard garden.

 

En-Suite Shower Room

Luxury walk in shower, wall hung wash hand basin, close coupled WC and bidet, tiled floor and walls, heated towel rail, Velux window, extractor fan.

 

Outside

There is a walled, courtyard style garden approached through a metal railed gate to a gravel drive which provides parking for several cars.  There is a detached Double Garage with electrically operated roller door, power and light.

 

The gardens offer lawns with established shrubbery to beds and borders.  There is a gravel path with brick edging leading to steps up to a raised cobble terrace with brick retaining walls, and a central rose bed.  There is a further flagstone patio adjacent to the annexe.

 

Tenure

We are given to understand that the tenure of the property is Freehold.

 

Services

Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected. There is oil fired central heating system to the main house, with a separate LPG system to the annexe.

 

Rating Assessment

We are advised by Bassetlaw Local Authority that Manor Farm is in Council Tax Band G.

 

Location

Manor Farm is located in the peaceful hamlet of Harwell, close to the popular village of Everton, and around 3 miles from the attractive market town of Bawtry.  Retford (approximately 8 miles) serves the local villages and has a main line rail link with London Kings Cross (105 minutes). Gainsborough is also within easy reach and offers a wealth of shops and amenities. Harwell is conveniently located for the A1 network at Blyth. The A1 motorway gives excellent access to London and to the North the M18, M62 and M1. Sheffield is approximately 30 minute drive away and Leeds and Nottingham are within an hour commute.

 

There is a good selection of local junior and secondary schools in the area, with Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar school at Gainsborough being one of the more desirable, and private education is available at Ranby School and Worksop College.  Close by are walks which offer access to open countryside.  On the doorstep is Barrow Hill natural reserve, with Sherwood Forest, National Trust Clumber Park and a variety of other attractions being within short travelling distance. The historic city of Lincoln is just a short drive away, which offers Lincoln Cathedral, Castle, University, Cinema and numerous shops and boutiques along with many eating establishments.

 

Directions

From our office in Bawtry, leave the town to the East on the A631 and continue for about 3 miles.  Take a left hand turn signposted to Harwell and on arriving in the hamlet. Follow the main road into Harwell and on the left hand side you will see the sign post for Nutcroft Way.  Manor Farm is located immediately after this junction on the right hand side.


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