4 bedroom detached house for saleKites Nest Lane, Beausale, Warwickshire
Sold STC £1,000,000
- Detached farm house
- Planning permission on barns
- Four bedrooms
- Four reception rooms
- Development opportunity
- Gardens and Orchards
- Grade II listed
The farm house was built in 1788 as a replica of “Asgill House”; a Grade I listed property in Richmond, the home of The Lord Mayor of London in 1761. With an amazing array of architectural features this family home offers four reception rooms, four bedrooms, three bathrooms, lovely gardens and spectacular views. There is also planning permission to develop its four barns.
Grade II Listed EPC exempt
The Farmhouse - ACCOMMODATION
The main house was built in 1788 when a local man Francis Hiorn commissioned an architect to replicate Asgill House a property he had seen in Richmond overlooking the River Thames and subsequently fallen in love with. Careful attention was taken to create an exact replica of this Grade I Historical Palladian villa which had been the home of Sir Charles Asgill, Lord Mayor of London in 1761. It has been built using Sandstone Ashlar, over its three storeys, with flanking wings and a Pyramidal slate roof and projecting modillion eaves cornice. The symmetrical layout of the casements with glazing bars throughout and many more special architectural and historical features combine to give Kites Nest Farm its Grade II listing.
On the ground floor there is an entrance hall, living room, study, dining room, breakfast kitchen, conservatory/sun room, utility room, vestibule and wc. There is an enclosed staircase rising from the living room to the first floor landing.
The first floor hosts both the master bedroom with en-suite and the third bedroom.
With a staircase rising from the first floor landing there are a further two bedrooms and family bathroom.
The Barns / Outbuildings - Barn 1 is a two storey barn.
Barn 2 is a single storey barn.
Barn 3 is a detached single storey barn.
Barn 4 is a detached single storey barn that is currently used as an annexe to the main house.
There is planning permission to convert the barns into residential accommodation.
Outside - The farm and barns have grounds that extend to approximately 1.54 acres. The property is accessed via a driveway with symmetrical brick built gate towers either side giving the site privacy and prestige. To the left of the grounds there is a small paddock area. To the rear of the property it is laid mainly to lawn with some trees, shrubs and borders.
Location - Warwick
Warwick, Warwick Parkway and Leaminton Spa offer direct fast services to London and Birmingham. Its central position makes it an ideal location for commuting to the rest of the UK with easy access to M40, M42, M1 and M6. Birmingham International Airport is just 15 miles away. The great fire of Warwick in 1694 destroyed much of the medieval town and as a result most of the buildings post date this period. One of the most popular tourist destinations in Warwick is its world famous castle. William the Conqueror founded Warwick Castle in 1068 on his way to Yorkshire to deal with the rebellion in the north. A consistent lure to the area for families is Warwick Boys School which is believed to be the oldest boys school in the country.
Leamington Spa and Stratford upon Avon.
Leamington with its quality High Street shopping, boutiques, restaurants, bars and theatres and of course its famous Victorian Spa are just four miles away and Shakespeares Stratford-upon-Avon is close at hand where The Royal Shakespeare Company resides. Stratford offers alternative main stream shopping to Leamington and with its 5 million tourists a year it caters for locals and visitors alike.
Kenilworth is a small and beautiful town which lies in the heart of leafy Warwickshire. The stunning castle is just one of the many reasons to visit, it has a diverse range of Independent shops, cafes and restaurants and popular state schools. The town also incorporates Abbey Fields, which includes picnic areas, a lake, a leisure centre (outdoor and indoor swimming pools) and tennis courts. Its central position and convenient access makes it great for commuting. It has access to several key roads including the A46, A45, M40 and M42.
Services - We believe the following services to be connected to the property. Oil fired heating, mains electricity, mains water and drainage via a septic tank.
Local Authority - Warwick District Council
Viewing Arrangements - Strictly via the vendors sole agents Fine & Country
Opening Hours - Monday to Friday 9.00 am - 5.30 pm Saturday 9.00 am - 4.30 pm Sunday 11.00 am - 3.00 pm
Directions - From the A46, Warwick junction, take the A4177 towards Hatton. Turn right just after Hatton Park onto Brownley Green Lane. At the fork in the road take the right hand turn onto Kites Nest Lane. Continue for approximately a mile and the property is situated on the right hand side and can be easily identified by a Fine & Country for sale sign.
Agents Notes - All measurements are approximate and quoted in metric with imperial equivalents and for general guidance only and whilst every attempt has been made to ensure accuracy, they must not be relied on. The fixtures, fittings and appliances referred to have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given and that they are in working order. Internal photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any item shown is included with the property. For a free valuation, contact the numbers listed on the brochure.
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