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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Leicester Road, Earl Shilton

Guide Price £1,800,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Drawing Room, Dining Room, Sitting Room
  • Study, Breakfast Kitchen, Utility Room
  • Principal Suite with En suite Bathroom
  • Guest Bedroom Suite, 3 Further Bedrooms, Bathroom
  • 1 Bedroom Annexe
  • Garaging, Gymnasium
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Substantial Stabling, Manege
  • Planning Permission for 5 holiday lets
  • In all about 16 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Paddocks occupies a commanding position and sitting in landscaped gardens with views over paddock land and the countryside beyond. The Paddocks have been constructed to an exacting specification rarely seen in a contemporary country house.

Approached, through electrically operated gates, over a sweeping driveway, to an impressive courtyard which gives access to the house, garaging, substantial equestrian facilities and annexe.

The orientation and lay-out of the accommodation radiates from a central reception hall providing ease of use for both family and entertaining purposes.

The high quality control systems can be accessed throughout the house, including the gymnasium above the garaging. Music can be listened to in one room; CD can be accessed in another, all at various volume levels. Video signals, such as provided by a DVD player or satellite TV source can also be distributed for viewing in any room. The system allows perfect ambience for the drawing/cinema room, dimming lights, automatic closure of curtains and lowering of cinema screen.

The kitchen, drawing room, dining room, reception hall and principal bedroom are fitted with touch screen remote panels, allowing control of music and lighting. The sitting room and dining room are fitted with surround sound audio and automatic silent curtain closure.

In brief the accommodation comprises reception hall, drawing room, dining room, sitting room, study, breakfast kitchen, utility room and shower room. An impressive staircase leads to the first floor with five bedrooms, two En suites and family bathroom.

The whole is immaculately presented throughout.

Wrought iron gates leads to the substantial Stabling rendered under a tile roof and central clock tower, lying to the side of the house, enclosed by walls, fencing and gates. Power, light and water are connected. Consisting of 7 Stables, 2 Foaling Boxes, Tack Room, Food Store, Office and Annexe. An extensive yard with ample space for turning and parking. A five bar gate leads to the Paddocks which are fenced by post and rail and good sand Manege.

Offering comfortable accommodation comprising sitting room, bedroom and bathroom.

Triple Garaging – Gardener’s Cloakroom - wash hand basin, WC. Wrought iron spiral staircase to Gymnasium above.


An impressive driveway passes through the splendid, landscaped gardens with good range of shrubs and specimen trees. To the rear of the house and enjoying views over open paddock land is a splendid and well landscaped garden. Much thought has been given to the creation of relationship of house and garden with paved and decking Terrace running the length of the house. A bridge over sails the Pond. The formal gardens are principally laid to lawn and interspersed slate chips and white pebble areas. Steps from the terrace leads up to Hot Tub area, Vegetable Garden and Greenhouse.


The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way whether or not mentioned in these sale particulars.


Planning Permission has been granted for the erection of five permanent static caravans for holiday lets. Application Number 15/0601/FUL dated 2 July 2015. Further details available from the agents.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
04 August 2015

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