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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Doddington Road, Stubton


Property Description

Key features

  • A Fine Modern House
  • 5 Spacious Bedrooms
  • Self Contained Annex
  • 1.602 Acre (0.648 Ha) Or Thereabouts
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Triple Car Garage
  • Self Contained Office Suite (650 sq.ft)
  • Beautiful Walled Garden

Full description

* A Fine Modern House * 5 Spacious Bedrooms * Self Contained Annex * 1.602 Acre (0.648 Ha) Or Thereabouts * Two Reception Rooms * Triple Car Garage * Self Contained Office Suite (650 sq.ft) * Beautiful Walled Garden *

* A Fine Modern House
* 5 Spacious Bedrooms
* Self Contained Annex
* 1.602 Acre (0.648 Ha) Or Thereabouts
* Two Reception Rooms
* Triple Car Garage
* Self Contained Office Suite (650 sq.ft)
* Beautiful Walled Garden

The Garth provides spacious 5 bedroom accommodation including the self contained annex with two reception rooms, a triple garage, self contained office accommodation with a gym (650 sq.ft) and walled gardens extending to 1.6 acres or thereabouts.

The property has unique location set within the early 19th century high, brick walled former kitchen garden to Stubton Hall. The house was substantially built in 1972 with quality materials and featuring spacious rooms with large window openings providing light and airy accommodation throughout. A triple garage block and self contained annex was constructed in 2006. There is a separate outbuilding providing office space, a fitness room and storage accommodation. The grounds, which extend to 1.602 acre (0.648 Ha) or thereabouts, are beautifully laid out with herbaceous borders, trees and lawns. There is a wonderful south facing York stone terrace accessed by French windows from the dining room and kitchen areas and also from the reception hall. The property sits in the small and very attractive village of Stubton some six miles from Newark.

The house is very well presented and nicely decorated throughout in neutral colours. The commodious rooms have nice high ceilings. The principle accommodation is south facing. The accommodation in summary provides a reception hall, cloakroom and WC, lounge with bay windows, separate dining room, snug, lobby, dining kitchen, utility room and domestic rooms. The graceful, wide and easy staircase is a particular feature of the property leading to a galleried landing. The Master bedroom has a large en suite bathroom, bedroom 2 has bays and window reveals, bedroom 3 also a large double sized bedroom and the family bathroom are all on this floor level.

The annexe provides personal door, entrance lobby, utility area, living room and kitchen, double bedroom and en suite. This building incorporates the triple garage. The office has three south facing windows and would alternatively be an ideal studio integral with a kitchen area, fitness room and toilet.

A pair of electrically operated gates provide entrance to the property with a sweeping, gravelled driveway, turning space and parking.

There are two serviced alarm systems - one for the main house and one covering the annexe and the offices.

The village of Stubton is approached by country lanes from Claypole, Fenton, Dry Doddington and Brandon which meet in the centre of the village. The very pretty Church of St Martin, the fine Stubton Hall, Manor House and old vicarage are local landmarks. The Garth, standing within the village on Doddington Lane affords complete privacy and seclusion.

Communications in this area are excellent. Access points to the main A1 trunk road are within a couple of miles. Many commute from this area to Nottingham approximately 26 miles. Rail services are available from Newark Northgate and Grantham stations to London Kings Cross with journey times of just over 75 minutes. There are excellent primary schools at Claypole and Hougham with entrance to the Lincolnshire grammar and secondary schools. Newark provides an excellent range of amenities including Waitrose, Marks and Spencer, Morrisons and Asda, all within the town centre areas together lots of interesting small shops and boutiques. There are regular markets and monthly farmers' markets in the Georgian market square.

The house is double glazed throughout. Central heating is oil fired with separate boilers for the main house, annexe and studio accommodation. The following accommodation is provided:-

Ground Floor -

Porch Entrance - With quarry tiled floor and solid Oak entrance door.

Reception Hall - 4.62m x 4.55m overall measurements (15'2" x 14'11" - With cupboard under the stairs, fitted wall lights, archway to the Inner Hall, double glazed Oak rear entrance door and fine staircase to the First Floor.

Cloakroom - 2.97m x 1.27m (9'9" x 4'2") - With pedestal basin, cloak hooks, radiator and a good deep built in cupboard.

Separate Wc - With low suite WC.

Lounge - 6.73m x 4.85m measured into the arched reveals exc - Fireplace with "Doeuvre" Swedish multi fuel stove with vents to the room and also the Hall. there are arched reveals either side of the fireplace, two panelled radiators and a Finlock radiator with grill cover in the window seat area.

Inner Lobby Area - With doors to the Snug and Dining Room. Oak glazed door to the back Lobby.

Dining Room - 5.00m x 3.63m (16'5" x 11'11") - With ornamental fireplace, provision for an electric fire, south facing French windows to the garden terrace and window also in the west elevation. Fitted wall lights and centre light. Double panelled radiator.

Dining Kitchen - 5.03m x 2.92m plus 2.84m x 1.78m (16'6" x 9'7" plu - Dining Area with south facing French doors to the garden terrace and east window.

Kitchen Area with Beech units and Corian working surfaces incorporating a sink with mixer taps. Rangemaster 110 electric cooking range and extractor hood. There is space for a large fridge, space for a dishwasher.

Back Lobby - Built in double storage cupboard with shelves and hanging rail.

Inner Rear Hall - With doors to the Utility Room and Shower Room and opening to the Kitchen.

Utility Room - 3.96m x 2.92m excluding the door reveal (13' x 9'7 - Base cupboards, working surface and stainless steel sink unit. Quarry tiled floor, fitted tall cupboard, windows in the south and east elevation, plumbing for a washing machine, space for a tumble dryer and fitted "airing maid".

Bedroom/ Snug - 4.62m x 3.43m (15'2" x 11'3") - With north facing window, built in cupboard with double doors. Radiator.

Shower Room - With shower cubicle with electric shower, pedestal basin and separate low suite WC. Radiator.

Door from the Inner Rear Hall to:-

Back Lobby - With quarry tiled floor, UPVC stable rear entrance door, fitted cloak hooks and radiator.

Boiler Room - 2.72m x 2.11m (8'11" x 6'11") - With oil fired condensing boiler. Radiator.

First Floor - The graceful, wide and easy, dog leg staircase with a large south facing window, newel posts and turned balustrades leads to the:

Galleried Landing - 4.57m x 2.13m (15' x 7') - With radiator and built in airing cupboard with shelving and radiator.

Archway to the Inner Landing with built in storage cupboard.

Master Bedroom - 5.26m x 4.47m overall measured into the east facin - There is also a south facing window. His and hers walk in wardrobes with ample hanging and storage space. Two radiators. Eaves storage cupboard.

En Suite - 3.35m x 3.35m excluding the door recess (11' x 11' - White suite comprising bath, "Pierre Cardin" basin on two legs. Shower cubicle with power shower, low suite WC, fully tiled walls and heated towel rail. Access to eaves storage space. Radiator and shaver point. Large built in airing cupboard containing the hot water cylinder.

Bedroom 2 - 5.03m x 3.96m excluding the south facing bay (16'6 - West facing window, radiator. A spacious double sized bedroom ideal for guests.

Bedroom 3 - 4.27m x 3.96m (14' x 13') - A double sized bedroom with north window, walk in wardrobe, access to eaves storage space. Radiator.

Bathroom - 3.45m x 2.16m (11'4" x 7'1") - With shower cubicle with power shower, basin, low suite WC, half tiled walls, fitted cabinets, radiator and chrome heated towel rail.

The Annexe - A detached building, traditionally built with brick elevations and a tiled roof. The annexe has a ground floor entrance and first floor accommodation.

Ground Floor -

Entrance Lobby - With UPVC stable door, a staircase and personal door to the Garage.

Utility Area - With working surface, plumbing for a washing machine, provision for a tumble dryer. Radiator.

First Floor -

Living Room Area - 5.46m x 4.60m (17'11" x 15'1") - With west facing French doors and Juliet balcony. South window and east facing Velux roof light. Built in storage cupboard over the staircase bulkhead area. Eaves storage cupboard. Two radiators.

Kitchen Area - 2.74m x 2.87m (9' x 9'5") - Open plan with the Living Area and providing base units, working surfaces, sink unit with mixer tap, electric hob, microwave combination oven and integral dishwasher. Tall storage cupboards and integrated fridge/freezer. Underfloor electric heating. Dormer window in the west elevation.

Bedroom - 4.24m x 3.05m (13'11" x 10') - With French doors and Juliet balcony, two double wardrobes and two windows in the north elevation. Radiator.

En Suite - 2.36m x 1.98m with 1.22m wide shower (7'9" x 6'6" - With 1.22m (4') wide shower, basin and low suite WC. Velux roof light, heated towel rail, ceramic tiled floor, built in cabinets and shaver point. Underfloor electric heating.

Triple Garage - 8.46m x 5.74m (27'9" x 18'10") - With three electric remote up and over doors. Oil fired central heating boiler for the Annexe. Fluorescent lights and five sets of double power points.

Office/Studio Building -

Office - 5.00mx 2.74m (16'5"x 9') - With three south facing windows and two radiators.

Store Room/Kitchen - 11.89m x 2.31m (39' x 7'7") - Within the Kitchen area are base and wall cupboards and a stainless steel sink unit. Oil fired central heating boiler for this building.

Wc - With low suite WC and radiator.

Fitness Room - 6.71m x 2.74m (22' x 9'92) - With two windows, stable outside door, fluorescent lights, ceramic tiled floor and radiator.

Greenhouse - 3.66m x 2.74m (12' x 9') - With UPVC windows and glass roof. Radiator. Connecting door to the Store Room.

Store Room - 3.51m x 2.74m (11'6" x 9') -

Entrance Gates -

Outside - The gardens are a particular feature of the property and are beautifully landscaped but relatively low maintenance. There are herbaceous borders and some fine specimen trees including Maple, Prunus, Crab Apple, Cherry and majestic Lime trees.

The sweeping gravelled driveway provides ample turning and parking. There is outside lantern lighting and brick built planters.

The garden benefits from a rain water collection tank and pump for garden watering purposes.

There is the old walled garden doorway to a strip of land south of the property. Here is the compost heap and a young planed Oak tree.

Some of the photos taken from the summer months last year have been provided by the vendor.

Rear Elevation -

Services - Mains water and electricity are connected to the property. Drainage is by means of a septic tank.

Possession - Vacant possession will be given on completion.

Tenure - The property is freehold.

Mortgage - Mortgage advice is available through our Mortgage Adviser. Your home is at risk if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it.

Viewing - Strictly by appointment with the selling agents.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 March 2016


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