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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Honington Road, Barkston


Property Description

Key features

  • A Fine Modern Home
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Spacious Living Kitchen
  • 4 Double Bedrooms
  • 2 Large Quality Bathrooms
  • Swimming Pool Complex
  • Delightful Gardens
  • Total 0.862 Acre Or Thereabouts
  • EPC D

Full description

* Detached House * 4 Double Bedrooms * 3 Reception Rooms * Spacious Living Kitchen * 2 Large Quality Bathrooms * Swimming Pool Complex * Large Gardens * Total 0.862 Acre Or Thereabouts *

* A Fine Modern Home
* 3 Reception Rooms
* Spacious Living Kitchen
* 4 Double Bedrooms
* 2 Large Quality Bathrooms
* Swimming Pool Complex
* Delightful Gardens
* Total 0.862 Acre Or Thereabouts

A fine modern country house situated on the outskirts of Barkston village with far reaching views over Barkston Heath and open countryside. The property provides spacious family sized accommodation, three reception rooms, a huge family sized kitchen, four double bedroom, two large bathrooms and a spacious conservatory, a fantastic indoor swimming pool complex and delightful gardens. In all extending to 0.862 acre or thereabouts.

Greenacres is set well back with a long driveway entrance and totally secluded gardens front and rear. The house traditionally built circa 1985 has a double fronted elevation, Portico entrance and hipped roof in the Georgian country house style. The property has large window openings and every room is particularly light and airy. The grounds, mainly grassed with trees interspersed are relatively easy to maintain. The indoor heated swimming pool complex with changing rooms and patio doors to the garden is a particular feature of the property.

The feeling of space throughout the property is enhanced by good ceiling heights and commodious rooms. The accommodation in summary provides a reception hall, family room, drawing room, dining room, family living kitchen, conservatory, utility room and downstairs cloakroom. The first floor provides a spacious galleried landing, four double sized bedrooms, two very well appointed bathrooms and a box room. The pool room is equipped with dehumidifier unit, two changing rooms, a shower room and separate wc. The property has a double garage with remote electrically operated doors.

The village of Barkston is situated approximately four miles North of Grantham within commuting distance also of Lincoln, Newark and Nottingham. The village is attractive in character with many fine period and modern properties. The village has a conservation area, Barkston Church of England primary school, Stag Inn - a traditional country pub meeting facility, parish church, garage shop and village hall. There is access to the A1 trunk road within a few miles. Fast East coast railway trains from Grantham station to London King's Cross are capable of journey times in just over 70 minutes. There are leisure facilities and Golf at the nearby Belton Woods luxury complex.

Barkston is within the Lincolnshire education area where opportunities for secondary education include the King's Grammar school for boys and the Kesteven and Grantham girls Grammar school, The Carres Grammar school, Sleaford is also within easy reach. There are school buses also to the Lincoln schools including the Lincoln Minster.

Constructed with cavity brick elevations, the house has sealed unit double glazing throughout and electric heating. The following accommodation is provided:

Entrance Hall - 4.78m x 2.72m (15'8" x 8'11") - With front entrance door, staircase and opening to the inner hall.

Inner Hall - 2.64m x 0.91m plus 1.24m x 0.91m (8'8" x 3' plus 4 - With cloak cupboard and connecting doors to the kitchen and utility room.

Cloakroom - 2.18m x 2.01m (7'2" x 6'7") - With low suite wc, basin and wash stand with cupboard below.

Family Room - 5.49m x 3.53m (18' x 11'7") - With windows in the South and West elevations, TV point and ceiling fan.

Drawing Room - 6.10m x 4.60m (20' x 15'1") - With a fine marble fireplace and parquet floor surround. Provision for electric fire, fitted wall lights, TV point, windows in the South and East elevations. Folding doors to the dining room.

Dining Room - 4.52m x 4.52m (14'10" x 14'10") - With centre opening glazed doors to the conservatory.

Conservatory - 9.12m x 5.13m (29'11" x 16'10") - Built in 2003 with a glass roof, electrically operated skylights, quality Bamboo wood floor finish, two fan units and French doors to the garden.

Living Kitchen - 5.84m x 4.52m (19'2" x 14'10") - With medium oak units comprising wall cupboards, base units, working surfaces incorporating a stainless steel one and a half sink unit with waste disposal and separate cold water tap for drinking water. Integrated electric double oven and induction hob. The property has a water softener unit.

Lobby - With built-in broom cupboard.

Utility Room - 3.94m x 3.30m (12'11" x 10'10") - With stainless steel double drainer sink unit, tiled floor, plumbing for a dishwasher and washing machine, larder cupboard with shelving, fluorescent light and outside door.

First Floor -

Galleried Landing - 5.79m x 3.53m overall measurements (19' x 11'7" ov - Built-in cupboard with large capacity water tank, wonderful open views towards Barkston Heath.

Bedroom One - 5.46m x 4.62m (17'11" x 15'2") - Again with far reaching views towards Barkston Heath, fitted bedroom furniture with wardrobes, bedside tables, bed head, dressing table and chest of drawers.

Bedroom Two - 5.49m x 3.53m (18' x 11'7") - Windows in the North and East elevations and wonderful open views towards Barkston Heath.

Bedroom Three - 4.55m x 4.55m (14'11" x 14'11") - Windows in the South and West elevations.

Bedroom Four - 4.06m x 3.33m (13'4" x 10'11") - With fitted wardrobe, cupboards and drawers.

Bathroom One - 3.45m x 3.30m (11'4" x 10'10") - Porcelain tiled floor with electric under floor heating and fully tiled walls. Extra large jacuzzi bath with mosaic tiled surround and two hand showers. Low suite wc, bidet and twin wash basins with cupboards below. Jacuzzi shower with body jets, steam shower and hand shower. Chrome heated towel rail.

Bathroom Two - 3.61m 2.13m (11'10" 7'0) - With Kohler suite comprising a freestanding bath, basin, cabinets, bidet and low suite wc. Shower Luxe with glass frontage, body jets, hand shower and rain shower. Fully tiled walls, electric under floor heating and chrome heated towel rail.

Box Room - 2.16m x 1.55m (7'1" x 5'1") - With shelving on three sides.

Double Garage - 6.45m x 5.94m (21'2" x 19'6") - Constructed with brick elevations and a hipped tiled roof. Electric up and over door and personal door.

Indoor Swimming Pool - A purpose built indoor swimming pool constructed with brick elevations and a pitched tiled roof. Comprising:-

Pool Room - 11.28m x 7.62m (37' x 25') - With heated swimming pool, tiled floor surround, pine panelled ceiling, dehumidifier and upvc patio doors. Two changing rooms each with wood bench, tiled floor and drainage.

Separate Wc - With wash basin, low suite wc and floor drainage.

Shower Room - With tiled floor and drainage, fully tiled walls and electric shower.

Pump Room - 1.98m x 1.96m (6'6" x 6'5") - With pump and electric heating unit.

Outside - There are entrance gates on brick pillars and a tarmacadam drive with turning head and parking space. The beautiful front garden contains rose borders, trees and shrubs. There is privet and conifer hedging to the boundaries.

To the rear of the property there is a paved patio, access to the pool room, lawned area and a variety of trees including Silver Birch, Willow, Almond, flowering Cherry, Copper Beech, green and red horse chestnut. Indeed beautiful grounds with the property extending to in all 0.862 acre or thereabouts.

View From Bedroom One -

Rear Elevation -

Services - Mains water, electricity, and drainage are all connected to the property.

Tenure - The property is freehold.

Possession - Vacant possession will be given on completion.

Mortgage - Mortgage advice is available through our Mortgage Adviser. Your home is at risk if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it.

Viewing - Strictly by appointment with the selling agents.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 October 2016


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