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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Little Brington

Sold STC £925,000

Property Description

Key features

  • An Individual Detached Family Home in Village Location
  • Three Reception Rooms & 22 foot Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Six Bedrooms, Including a Master Suite
  • Walled Gardens of Approx Half an Acre

Full description

This handsome individual detached family house stands in the heart of this high premium Althorp Estate village in delightful partly walled gardens of approximately half an acre. The present owners purchased the house in 1978 and since then have carried out many improvements including an extension to the first floor to provide six bedroomed accommodation with a master bedroom suite including three spacious reception rooms and a 22 foot kitchen/breakfast room with SieMatic units fitted by Bell of Northampton. With high quality Villeroy and Boch bathroom fittings, the house presents an ideal family home with double garage and ample off road parking space in an enviable location just minutes walk from the beautiful surrounding open countryside.

Accommodation -

Entrance Hall - 8'3 x 5'10 (2.51m x 1.78m) - Approached through a panelled front door, the hall has a mosaic parquet floor and gives access through a glazed screen door with bevelled glass to the main reception hall.

Cloakroom - 8'1 x 4'2 (2.46m x 1.27m) - Re-fitted with a white suite of WC and corner wash stand with polished granite basin, there is a column radiator and a window to the side elevation.

Reception Hall - 16'1 x 10'5 (4.90m x 3.18m) - A spacious hall in the centre of the house with the open tread staircase rising to the landing above, the hall has a mosaic parquet floor and panelled doors leading to:-

Drawing Room - 21' x 13' (6.40m x 3.96m) - Located at the rear of the house with a sliding patio door opening to the garden, this room also has a mosaic parquet floor and a fireplace with a Stovax Riva Cassette multi fuel stove fitted by Bell of Northampton with shelving and log store.

Dining Room - 18'10 x 12'10 (5.74m x 3.91m) - Another spacious room with a mosaic parquet floor, coved ceiling and windows to two aspects, including a four casement window overlooking the rear garden.

Study - 10'6 x 9'4 (3.20m x 2.84m) - Currently uses as a sitting room with a coved ceiling and a three casement window overlooking the side garden.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 22'1 x 10'5 widening to 14'5 (6.73m x 3.18m wideni - Extensively fitted with SieMatic floor and wall cabinets with Canadian polished granite work surfaces incorporating an underslung sink with mixer tap and drinking water filter. The appliances comprise the Gaggenau steam oven, built-in Miele dishwasher and the Mercury range cooker Propane gas fuelled with electric ovens and grill and five place hob beneath a cooker hood vented to the exterior. The breakfast area overlooks the rear garden and gives access to:-

Inner Lobby - With doors to the garage and to:-

Utility/Boiler Room - 11'3 x 9'1 (3.43m x 2.77m) - A two part room housing the boiler within an arched recess and containing the stainless steel sink unit with cupboards under, space for washing machine and tumble dryer and space for a fridge/freezer. A hardwood panelled door opens to the rear garden and patio.

First Floor - Landing - 12'5 x 10'5 (3.78m x 3.18m) - With a further passage to a mini landing and housing the walk-in linen closet with hot water cylinder and slatted shelving. Doors lead to:-

Master Bedroom Suite -

Bedroom One - 13'1 x 13' (3.99m x 3.96m) - With a four casement dormer window to the rear elevation overlooking the gardens, there is a built-in wardrobe and door to:-

Bathroom En Suite - 10'10 x 6'8 (3.30m x 2.03m) - A spacious room re-fitted in 2009 with Villeroy and Boch corner bath with mixer tap over, WC, bidet, a limestone wash stand and Italian marble floor to ceiling.

Bedroom Two - 17'5 x 13'8 (5.31m x 4.17m) - With a vaulted ceiling and Velux rooflights, this room contains a polished granite wash basin unit and a built-in wardrobe with shelving and hanging space.

Bedroom Three - 18'3 x 11' (5.56m x 3.35m) - A generous double room with a built-in wardrobe, gable window and four casement dormer overlooking the rear garden.

Bedroom Four - 12'7 x 10'5 (3.84m x 3.18m) - With window to the gable elevation and a built-in wardrobe.

Bedroom Five - 10'2 x 9'2 (3.10m x 2.79m) - With wall mounted wash basin with mirror over, wardrobe with hanging space and a sliding picture window to a Juliet glass balcony overlooking the rear garden and patio.

Bedroom Six - 10'6 x 8' (3.20m x 2.44m) - Currently used as a study, this room has a nine casement square bay window overlooking the front garden and magnificent mature Cedar tree.

Family Bathroom - 8'8 x 6'2 (2.64m x 1.88m) - Comprising a Villeroy and Boch suite of panelled bath with integrated shower over and hinged screen, half counter top wash basin with cupboards under, WC and bidet. Installed by Bell of Northampton with a vertical heated towel rail and three casement window to the front elevation.

Outside - The house is approached through a five bar gate set on brick pillars leading to a private gravelled drive giving access to ample parking and turning space in front of the house and the integral double garage.

Front - The front garden is largely laid to lawn with established Copper Beech hedging and two mature apple tree within a stone wall giving a high degree of privacy. The lawns continue along the side of the house to the rear garden.

Double Garage - 17'7 x 17'7 (5.36m x 5.36m) - Approached through twin up and over doors and with light and power connections and an internal door to the lobby.

Rear Garden - Mostly to the south side of the house and approached by a block paved terrace, the extensive rear garden is laid to lawn fringed by a number of tall mature specimen trees including a Scots Pine, mature Weeping Ash and Rowan. The boundaries are of a combination of close boarded fencing and a red brick wall, together with mixed hedging. There are external points for power, water and security lighting.

Garden Store - 9'2 x 5'6 (2.79m x 1.68m) - Integral to the main house and with light connected.

Services - Main drainage, water and electricity are connected. Central heating is through radiators from a Boulter oil fired boiler renewed in 2009. There is a Propane gas supply to the range cooker in the kitchen. The property benefits from replacement Iroko hardwood double glazed windows, a passive infra red security alarm system and there are Sky TV and telephone connections, continuation of which are subject to the usual supplier regulations. (None of these services has been tested).

Local Amenities - Within the village of Little Brington there is the Saracens Head Public House, and the Brington Primary School. Secondary education is available at Bugbrooke Campion School with the village well placed for access to a number of public schools including Oakham, Uppingham, Oundle, Rugby and Wellingborough. At nearby Great Brington there is the Parish Church, The Althorp Coaching Inn Public House and a Post Office/Stores. There are mainline rail services from Northampton to Euston and to Birmingham New Street, also accessible at Long Buckby just 3.5 miles away. The Bringtons were awarded best small village in Northamptonshire 2013

How To Get There - From Northampton follow the A4500 Weedon Road from Sixfields onto the dual carriageway towards M1 junction 16. At the Kislingbury roundabout take the third exit onto Sandy Lane and follow this road to the next mini roundabout. Turn left onto the Nobottle Road and continue on through the village of Nobottle and then take the second turning right signposted to Little Brington. Follow the road into the village and at the bottom of the hill as the road bears right, turn right towards Cedars Farm and immediately right into the driveway of Shalom.

Energy Performance Rating - Current Rating
Potential Rating

Council Tax - Daventry District Council - Band G
AWA Water Charge - Metered Supply

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