5 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Tacolneston

Sold STC £635,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Five/Six Bedroom Barn Conversion
  • Two En-Suites and a Family Bathroom
  • Versatile Accommodation Over Two Floors
  • Part-Vaulted Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Vaulted Sitting Room
  • Cloakroom and Utility Room
  • Gardens
  • Courtyard Garden
  • Parking
  • Viewing Advised

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Manor House Barn is a fine and innovative barn conversion that offers versatile accommodation over two floors and extends to approximately 2500 square feet. The property offers an abundance of period features with exposed wall and ceiling timbers, wooden flooring, a fabulous vaulted sitting room with oversized slate tiles with under floor heating and a floor to ceiling glazed gable end with french doors that lead to the garden. Centred around an inner courtyard, the bedroom wing has lovely views of this space. The accommodation comprises an entrance hall, a vaulted sitting room and a part-vaulted kitchen/breakfast room with a floor to ceiling window with french doors that lead to the front courtyard garden. There is a cloakroom, utility room, five bedrooms (one currently being used as a music room), a family bathroom and en-suite. The first floor serves a master bedroom with an en-suite and walk-in wardrobe.

Outside, the property is approached via a shared gravelled drive to a private parking area. To get to the front of the property, keep left on the drive. The grounds are predominately to the south and east of the barn with far reaching countryside views. There is an inner paved courtyard and a fenced courtyard to the front with a variety of mature planting. To the rear there is a lawn, pond and some mature trees to the rear. 

TACOLNESTON The village of Tacolneston merges with Forncett St Peter and between them they have a post office, village store, takeaway, two pubs, parish churches, village halls and playgrounds. There is easy access to the A11 through the village of Spooner Row where the train station connects to both Norwich (19 minutes) and Cambridge (65 minutes) through to London.

The market town of Wymondham is located approximately 5 miles away, offering many cafes and shops including Waitrose and Morrisons, local markets and the train station with direct links from Norwich to London and/or Cambridge and London. Wymondham abbey is a local attraction, steeped in history and makes for an enjoyable afternoons sightseeing.

In the historic city of Norwich, approximately 11 miles away, you will find a modern cultural feel with beautiful heritage, dynamic nightlife, sophisticated shopping and mouth-watering restaurants. Chapelfield Shopping Centre offers high end shopping, whilst the Norwich Lanes won the great British high street of the year with its many independent and unique businesses including shops, bars, cafés and restaurants. There are also a number of sought after schools and colleges. The River Wensum flows throughout the city and offers boat rental and various pubs situated along the river itself. Voted in the top 10 within a poll of the happiest places to live in Britain, the Cathedral City of Norwich offers access to all the major rail links and Norwich International Airport.  

ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:- Part glazed solid wood entrance door leads to… 

HALL An L-shaped hallway with wooden flooring, some exposed wall timbers and glazing to the rear and into the side courtyard with french doors leading in. A range of built-in storage cupboards, door to cloakroom and step up to the inner hall. 

CLOAKROOM Low level WC, pedestal washbasin, part-tiled walls, double glazed frosted casement window to side and heated towel rail. 

BEDROOM 16' 6" x 10' 8" (5.04m x 3.26m) Two double glazed casement windows to the rear enjoying fine countryside views, exposed ceiling timbers and door to the en-suite bathroom. 

EN-SUITE White suite comprising of a panel enclosed bath with shower over, chrome mixer taps and handheld shower attachment, low level WC and pedestal washbasin. Part-tiled walls, tiled floor, frosted double glazed casement window to the front. 

CORRIDOR A corridor leads to the bedroom wing with two Velux windows, exposed ceiling timbers and doors to three further bedrooms, the family bathroom and the music room/bedroom. 

FAMILY BATHROOM White suite comprising of a panel enclosed bath with chrome mixer taps and handheld shower attachment, pedestal washbasin and low level WC. Part-tiled walls, tiled flooring, frosted double glazed casement window to inner courtyard and chrome heated towel rail. 

BEDROOM 18' 8" x 9' 5" (5.7m x 2.88m) Two double glazed casement windows enjoying views of the inner courtyard and exposed ceiling timbers. 

BEDROOM 9' 6" x 7' 11" (2.91m x 2.43m) Double glazed casement window enjoying views of the inner courtyard and exposed ceiling timber. 

MUSIC ROOM/BEDROOM 13' 11" x 10' 0" (4.25m x 3.06m) Double glazed casement window enjoying views of the rear terrace and exposed ceiling timber. 

UTILITY ROOM/BOOT ROOM 15' 5" x 10' 11" (4.7m x 3.33m) A range of base level units incorporating a work surface with a single bowl single drainer stainless steel sink unit with chrome mixer tap, space and plumbing for washing machine, double glazed casement window to front and further external door to front. Cupboard housing the oil fired central heating boiler. 

INNER HALL Double doors lead to the kitchen/breakfast room and staircase leading to the first floor landing. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 29' 7" x 15' 6" (9.03m x 4.73m) A delightful room with a part-vaulted ceiling incorporating some impressive oak roof beams and a range of wall and base level units with beech work surfaces with ceramic butler sink and chrome mixer tap. Integrated dishwasher, space for free-standing fridge/freezer, space for free-standing cooking range with stainless steel extractor hood above and central island unit. Oak flooring, two built-in storage cupboard and underfloor heating. The breakfast area has an impressive floor to ceiling double glazed casement window with french doors leading to the front courtyard. A solid oak internal window and french doors lead into the vaulted sitting room. 

VAULTED SITTING ROOM 29' 10" x 21' 0" (9.10m x 6.41m) Expansive exposed wall and ceiling oak timbers, floor to ceiling double glazed casement window to the rear incorporating french doors and solid slate flooring with underfloor heating. 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING A range of exposed timbers, double glazed casement window enjoying fine views to the rear and door to bedroom. 

BEDROOM 15' 1" x 9' 9" (4.62m x 2.98m) Vaulted room with exposed wall and ceiling timbers, three double glazed casement windows to front, built-in walk-in wardrobe and door to en-suite. 

EN-SUITE Vaulted room with exposed timbers, Velux window and white suite comprising of a panel enclosed bath with chrome mixer taps and handheld shower attachment, low level WC, pedestal washbasin, part-tiled walls and floor and chrome heated towel rail. 

COUNCIL TAX Band G. 

SERVICES CONNECTED Mains electricity and water supply, private drainage and oil fired boiler to radiators and underfloor heating. Telephone, satellite and broadband connected. 

AGENT'S NOTES 1) The main driveway has shared access.
2) A neighbouring property has a right of way over a small portion of the driveway to access the water treatment plant. 

ENERGY EFFICIENCY RATING D. The reference number or full certificate can be obtained from Sowerbys upon request.
To retrieve the Energy Performance Certificate for this property please visit https://www.epcregister.com/ and enter in the reference number. 

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28 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Spooner Row (3.5 mi)
  • Wymondham (4.3 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Spooner Row (3.5 mi)
  • Wymondham (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sowerbys, Norwich

Old Bank Of England Court, Queen Street, Norwich, NR2 4SX

01603 950215 Local call rate

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