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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Nobottle, Northamptonshire

Sold STC £1,295,000

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Tenure: Freehold

An attractive Georgian farmhouse located in this hamlet within the Althorp Estate. Hall, cloakroom, cellar, 4 reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, 6 bedrooms, 3 bath/shower rooms. Range of outbuildings including 4-car garage/stable. Gardens and grounds. In all about 2.3 acres.

Grove House dates back to the 18th century and is located within the Althorp Estate, by whom it was owned until about twenty five years ago.

The property was extended in the 1960s and has been meticulously refurbished by the current owners. A beautiful kitchen by Grand Union Designs has been created with granite worktops, Mercury range cooker with two ovens and induction hob, full range of Miele appliances and Quooker hot water tap.

The property has a drawing room with open fireplace, sitting room with multi-fuel stove, sun room and a beautifully fitted study by Philip Dowse Interiors in pippy oak.

The master bedroom has a stunning en suite bathroom with roll top bath, corner shower unit, WC and two wash basins. The dressing room is off the bathroom. A superb bedroom, with fine views over the paddock, has been created above the garage.

The current owners have also created a large four-car garage that could easily be converted into stables with access directly on to the paddock. There are further outbuildings including an implement shed and a large workshop together with a wood store and greenhouse.

• Part-glazed doors leads to entrance hall with
wood stripped floor
• Cloakroom with shoe cupboard and WC, door
to cellar
• Drawing room with marble fireplace and sash
windows with shutters
• Well fitted kitchen/breakfast room with fitted
Dresser and corner seating unit
• Sitting room has a marble fireplace with wood
burning stove, fitted book shelving
• Sun room with double doors to rear terrace
• Study by Philip Dowse Interiors in pippy oak
• Utility room with cupboards by Bronte of
Castle Ashby
• Master bedroom with en suite bathroom and
dressing room
• Bedroom 2 with fitted double wardrobe and
Juliet balcony
• Bedroom 3 with ‘Jack’n’Jill’ bathroom with
sauna, also serving bedroom 2
• Rear landing leading to:-
• Guest bedroom with two double wardrobes
• House bathroom with roll top bath, shower
cubicle, WC, wash basin and panelling to
dado height
• Two further bedrooms to second floor
• Gardens and paddock

About 0.92 of a hectare (2.28 acres)

The property is approached by electrically operated double gates leading to the front of the property, double garage and horsebox/motor home shelter. To the rear is a paved terrace with an outside WC, wood store and timber gazebo. There is a large workshop with power and light and an implement shed.

The garden to the rear and side is mainly laid to lawn with a kitchen garden area and greenhouse. To the opposite side is an archway leading to the paddock and the stone garage which can accommodate four cars.

Nobottle is a small hamlet lying to the west of Northampton on the Althorp Estate. The hamlet comprises just a handful of houses set on the Mid Shires footpath. The larger villages of Flore and Weedon have more extensive facilities. Primary schooling is at Little Brington with secondary schooling at Campion School at Bugbrooke. Independent schools in the area include Quinton House, Spratton Hall, Maidwell Hall and Northampton Grammar School. The public schools at Rugby, Oundle and Uppingham are all within easy reach. Nobottle is well placed for access to Northampton, Daventry, Milton Keynes and Rugby. The M1 (Junction 16) is only a short distance away with connection to the M6. Main line trains to London and the north west are available from Rugby, Long Buckby and Northampton.

Northampton 6 miles
Rugby 15 miles
M1 (Junction 16) 6 miles

(Distances/time approximate)

Directions (NN6 9TG)
From Northampton take the A45 west in the direction of Flore and Daventry. About three miles from the town centre, turn right at a roundabout signed to Duston. At the next mini-roundabout, turn left on an unclassified country road towards Little Brington. Nobottle will be found after about one mile and Grove House is the second property on the right hand side in the hamlet.

Property Information
Services: Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected. The house has oil fired central heating and hot water.

Local Authority: Daventry District Council
Tel: 01327 871100

Council Tax Band: 'G'

Tenure: Freehold

Viewing: Only by appointment with
Jackson-Stops & Staff
Tel: 01604 632991

August 2016

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Added on Rightmove:
26 September 2016

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