8 bedroom detached house for sale

Harston House, Main Street, Harston, Grantham, NG32

Guide Price £1,295,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 8 bedroom country house
  • Separate 2 bedroom cottage
  • 6 receptions
  • 4 bathrooms
  • Main house over 7,250 sq ft
  • Garaging and outbuildings
  • Views over the Vale of Belvoir
  • Set in 4.3 acres approx
  • EPC Rating = F

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A fine 8 bedroom stone built period country house, with a separate cottage enjoying glorious views over the adjoining open countryside. In all some 4.4 acres or thereabouts.

Location

Harston is a delightful conservation village set to the edge of the Vale of Belvoir some 6 miles from the centre of Grantham. The village is conveniently placed for a number of popular schools. Witham on the Hill and Copthill prep schools are nearby and Stamford, Oakham, Uppingham and Oundle public schools are all within easy travelling distance. Grantham itself has two excellent Grammar schools and a prep school along with a good range of shops, restaurants and otherfacilities. London Kings Cross is approx 64 mins from Grantham on the East Coast Mainline. For travelling further afield the A1 is approximately 4 miles away and the A52 is 4 miles away. Local leisure facilities include Belton Woods Golf Club and Leisure Complex and Belton Park. Rutland Water is also within easy reach.

Description

Harston House is a magnificent property built from local iron stone in 1877 with an impressive later extension built in 1927. The property is in an idyllic setting with open views across a picturesque rural valley on the edge of the village. This superb family house offers excellent entertaining space laid out over two floors with all of the principle reception rooms accessed from the generous entrance hallway complete with fireplace.

In more detail the accommodation comprises double aspect drawing room opening onto terrace, study/play room and sitting room both with bay windows, grand 26' dining room, kitchen breakfast room with larder, pantry and a large boot room/utility room. There are two separate W.C's on the ground floor and there is also a good wine cellar. The first floor has a master bedroom with en suite bathroom and dressing room, there are 7 further bedrooms although one is currently set up as an office, 3 further bathrooms, W.C, laundry room and box room.

Harston House sits in 4.4 acres of delightful grounds and gardens. It is approached along a gravelled driveway flanked by mature garden areas. The property enjoys several tiered lawns which lead down to a wonderful garden with many specimen trees, a pond and a paddock. There is also a detached single storey self contained cottage with two bedrooms, study, reception room, kitchen breakfast room and a bathroom.
The property also enjoys a four car garage and a range of outbuildings for storage.

Square Footage: 7,268 sq ft
Acreage: 4.4 Acres

Directions

From Grantham take the A607 Melton Road, turn right into Denton and turn left in the village following the signs to Harston. Alternatively from Nottingham and the A52, proceed to Redmile and Belvoir proceeding through Woolsthorpe towards Harston. Proceed onto Main Street following the road through the village and Harston House will be on the left hand side.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Bottesford (4.9 mi)
  • Grantham (5.1 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Bottesford (4.9 mi)
  • Grantham (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Nottingham

Enfield Chambers Low Pavement Nottingham NG1 7DG

0115 798 0265 Local call rate

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