5 bedroom equestrian facility for sale

Slindon, Nr Eccleshall, Staffordshire, ST21

Under Offer £895,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 reception rooms
  • gym & study
  • 5 bedrooms (2 en suite bath/shower rooms)
  • triple garage
  • stables and paddocks
  • open garden room & splash pool
  • approx 4.67 acres
  • EPC Rating = D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Attractive and spacious barn conversion in a convenient location with equestrian facilities set in approximately 4.7 acres. 5 bedrooms (2 ensuite bathrooms/shower rooms), 3 reception rooms, gym, study, family bathroom, landscaped gardens, splash pool, garden room, stables and paddock.

Location

The small village of Slindon is located on the A519 between Newport and Newcastle under Lyme amongst some of the finest countryside in Staffordshire. The Old Barn is situated two miles
north of the much sought after village of Eccleshall which provides a wide range of amenities such as independent shops, boutiques, public houses, restaurants, schools and a medical centre. The regional centres of Stafford and Newcastle under
Lyme are both under 10 miles away and the attractive market town of Stone, has become one of Staffordshire's most popular venues for eating out and is known as "The Food and Drink Capital" hosting various events throughout the year.

Slindon is ideally situated for commuters with junctions 14 and 15 of the M6 motorway close at hand, providing links north to Manchester and south to the M6 toll road and the Birmingham conurbation. Main line rail services from Stafford station provide a regular link to London Euston taking approximately 1hr 17mins. The international airports of Manchester, Birmingham and Nottingham East Midlands are all within an hour's drive.

Description

The Old Barns is a most attractive conversion of a traditional large red brick 19th century shippen. The house has been designed to offer light and spacious accommodation with numerous windows, many offering double aspects, with an easy flow of rooms
for both modern day family living and entertaining.

The house has a number of the original period features such as vaulted ceilings, exposed beams and brick walls which have retained the character of the property, along with the additions of wood burning stoves, hand built kitchen and tiled and oak floor.

Accommodation is set over two floors. On the ground floor there are four formal reception rooms leading from a central vaulted hallway with a mixed slate. The formal drawing room and large dining room at one side of the house whilst the large modern kitchen and family room are located to the other side. The
kitchen has been recently refitted with hand painted units under granite work surfaces with a range of integrated appliance and an traditional oil fired Aga.

There is also a large useful pantry. The ground floor accommodation is completed with an additional sitting room,
study and gymnasium as well as a utility room.

On the first floor there are five bedrooms accessed off a galleried landing. There are two large bedrooms suites at either end of the house with beautifully fitted ensuite facilities and fitted wardrobes. The master bedroom has a dressing room and Juliet balcony from where views over the surrounding countryside can be enjoyed. The bathrooms have all been updated and refurbished with the family bathroom having been completely refitted with freestanding roll top bath and large shower cubicle.

Outside

The house is situated at the end of a shared driveway and is accessed via private electric gates into a wide paved parking area for several vehicles and access to two garages. A sweeping lawn with mature hedges all round is interspersed by a number of trees including pear, plum and apple. A paved walkway and a pergola lead round to the beautifully presented and laid out landscaped garden with stocked borders and a walled garden with honeysuckle, climbing roses, wisteria and clematis. This is an excellent entertainingdining space with access from the kitchen and includes a partially sheltered garden room with lighting, water, gas hob, a brick built BBQ and is completed with a heated splash pool. Another feature within the gardens is a pond with a decked seating area and views over the fields beyond.
All in about 4.7 acres.


Equestrian facilities

The equestrian facilities at The Old Barns include a 20m x 40m, all weather silica sand and rubber ménage, three paddocks with post and rail fencing, (two with field shelters) and two brick built stables with a covered area in between which could be turned into a further stable, from which you can access another garage/tack/store room with electric doors. A rear driveway allows vehicle access to the stable yard passing the paddocks ideal for horse boxes.

Square Footage: 3,965 sq ft
Acreage: 4.7 Acres

Directions

M6 junction 14 at the roundabout exit signposted Eccleshall, passing through Creswell and Great Bridgeford and into the village of Eccleshall. At the mini roundabout bear right and at the next roundabout exit signposted to Newcastle. Continue for 2.1 miles and turn right into a private drive (signposted Villa Farm). The Old Barns will be found on your left hand side.

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Added on Rightmove:
28 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Norton Bridge (3.3 mi)
  • Stone (4.5 mi)
  • Barlaston (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Norton Bridge (3.3 mi)
  • Stone (4.5 mi)
  • Barlaston (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

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