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4 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Glapthorn, Nr Oundle, PE8

Sold STC £339,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Character stone barn conversion within private development
  • Flexible accommodation over three floors
  • Excellent presentation
  • Double garage and parking
  • Enclosed garden
  • Recently replaced boiler
  • Double glazed windows
  • Ideal lock up and leave
  • Available with no upward chain

Full description

A unique stone barn conversion offering flexible accommodation over three floors, with double garage & garden, set within the heart of Glapthorn.

* Entrance porch * Family room with open fire and dining area off * Fitted working kitchen with utility cupboard * Cloakroom/WC * First floor sitting room * Two double bedrooms on this floor * Bathroom. Main bedroom on second floor with shower and WC. Garden to rear * Double garage *

Location: Stable Cottage sits opposite the church on Main Street. Glapthorn is a popular village with a church and well respected primary school. There are footpaths and bridleways leading from the village, providing access to the gently rolling countryside. Oundle lies about 1 ½ miles to the South and offers a range of traditional family run shops, businesses and restaurants, set around the historic market place. There is excellent schooling and a good variety of leisure facilities. Peterborough is about 14 miles away and offers extensive facilities as well as main line rail travel with journey times to London King's Cross of about 50 minutes.

The Property: Stable Cottage is a converted barn that was part of Lower Farm.Constructed in stone beneath a slate roof, this attractive home offers interesting and versatile accommodation successfully blending traditional and modern styling. The rooms are set over three floors. The entrance hall provides access to the cloakroom/WC and to the sitting room. This has an open fire to one end and a dining area to the other. The kitchen has a range of fitted units and a door leads through to the utility area.The middle floor of the house has two double bedrooms and a bathroom. Also on this floor is a superb room with a vaulted ceiling and exposed roof trusses that currently serves as a second sitting room but would also serve as a wonderful double bedroom.The top floor has a small landing with a shower to one side and separate WC and wash basin to the other. A door leads through to a large double bedroom with fitted wardrobes to one wall. Attached to the house is a stone built double garage. There are gravel parking spaces in front of the garage. The garden is enclosed by a stone wall and has a terrace area and a lawn. 

The property would make an ideal "lock up & leave" and is available with no upward chain.


Entrance Hall: Accessed via part glazed entrance door. Further door to the garden. Stairs rising to the first floor with a recess beneath providing a cloaks hanging area. Doors off to the kitchen, sitting room and to the cloakroom/WC.

Cloakroom/WC: Replacement white suite comprising wall mounted sink and WC.

Family Room:  5.33m (17ft 6in) x 3.73m (12ft 3in) A pair of windows over-looking the Church. To one end is an open fire with contemporary styled white fire surround and granite hearth and matching slips. There are useful built-in cupboards to either side of the chimney breast. Exposed beams to the ceiling. Open to the dining area which measures 10' x 7' and has a window over-looking the Church. 

Kitchen:  4.04m (13ft 3in) x 2.31m (7ft 7in) Fitted with a range of cream wall and base units with ceramic 1 ½ bowl sink with mixer tap. Further base and high level units provide ample work and storage space. Integrated fridge, electric oven and ceramic hob with extractor above. Ample tiled splash areas. Exposed beams to ceiling. Tiled floor. Folding door to the utility.  Window over-looking the garden.

Utility: Fitted with wall cupboards.  Plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer. Tiled floor.

Landing: Window to the garden. Doors off to each room and stairs rising to the second floor.

Bedroom 2: 5.31m (17ft 5in) x 3.35m (11ft 0in)  Two windows to the rear garden.

Bedroom 3:  4.5m(14ft 9in) x 2.95m (9ft 8in)  Two windows over-looking the Church and the fields beyond. Built-in double wardrobe.

Sitting room:  5.49m (18ft 0in) x 3.71m (12ft 2in)  A spacious room with pitched ceiling and exposed roof timbers. Windows to the front and rear.

Bathroom: Window to the front. Recently updated with stylish sanitary ware including a shaped bath with power shower, wash basin and WC. Tiled splash backs.

Second Floor Landing: Stairs from the first floor. Doors to the bedroom and separate WC Tiled and glazed shower cubicle to one side.

Separate WC: Velux window to the front with far reaching views. Fitted with WC and wash basin.

Master Bedroom: 4.65m (15ft 3in) x 4.04m (13ft 3in)  Two windows to the rear. Extensive range of wardrobes fitted along one wall.

Outside: The property is approached through the former farmyard that serves as parking for the residents of Lower Farm. Stable Cottage has parking spaces in front of the double garage.This is accessed either via an up and over door or a personnel door to the side. The garage has power and light connected and it also houses the recently replaced oil-fired central heating boiler and oil tank. The garden can be approached via a hand gate from the yard or directly from the house. A terrace runs across the back of the property. Steps lead down to the lawn which is surrounded by flower and shrub beds. The garden is enclosed by a stone wall which provides good privacy.

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01 September 2016


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