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7 bedroom house for sale

Eagle, Lincolnshire


Property Description

Key features

  • 7 bedrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 4 en suites, 1 bathroom
  • Pool, sauna complex, offices
  • 36 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Lincoln 14.4km (9 miles) Newark 17km (11 miles)


The property occupies an attractive semi rural position surrounded by its own gardens and grounds and offers excellent commuting via the recently completed dual carriageway to the market town of Newark with its access to the A1 as well as the fast east coast rail link to London (Kings Cross - 1hr 20mins approx). The nearby city of Lincoln also offers an excellent range of shops an amenities together with the magnificent Cathedral and historic Bailgate area.


Silverburn is unique modern country house built during the 1970s and incorporates a Grade II listed 19thC folly which forms a most attractive façade to the property.

The substantial accommodation extends to just under 14,000 sq.ft and offers a superbly appointed family home whilst also offering potential for a variety of other uses and currently has planning for change of use for a part residential and part corporate training facility.

Please note: The adjacent field is presently used as a light aircraft facility for small aircraft, helicopters etc. The 5000 sq.ft steel portal frame stoarge building could be easily utilised as a hangar.


Silverburn offers an excellent degree of privacy and security including the following features: electric gates with telephone system and remote control, camera entry system, eight cctv cameras, movement sensors in the grounds, a zoned alarm system with panic buttons. Internally the property also has a hard wired smoke alarm system.

The current owners have also carried out a recent and comprehensive programme of refurbishment with work including the following: new central heating system, new roof, upgraded electric system including three phase in the garage, air conditioning in the pool area and office, a superb extensively refitted kitchen breakfast room with a full range of appliances, new well appointed suites to most of the bathrooms, new oak and painted pine bedroom furniture in two of the bedrooms, a full range of Neville Johnson built in furniture in the office, extensive wiring for satellite TV and a newly installed four line BT Norstar phone system. Also within the split level drawing room the property will come together with the 62" cinema wall plasma screen with Bose 5.1 sound.

The leisure facilities of Silverburn are a particular feature ranging from the superb indoor swimming pool with its Italian wall mosaic depicting the Folly façade, double glazed doors to the terrace and an attractive ceiling rising above the Jacuzzi incorporating an illuminated star constellation. The pool area includes a sauna complex with changing cubicles, a shower and WC as well as a large bar area with French doors out onto the terrace. To the rear of the bar areas there is a useful second kitchen ideal for entertaining. Stairs lead up from the pool area to the snooker room with a viewing gallery overlooking the swimming pool and including the snooker table. The leisure facilities outside also include a tennis court.

The grounds are a particular feature of the property including formal lawned gardens which extend in the north into a wooded area within Hearn Wood, whilst Silverburn is approached via a long sweeping tarmac driveway past the Folly façade to ample car standing and turning in front of the property and leading to the triple garaging. Within the total 36 acre package there is an adjacent 26 acre field which includes a second driveway, a former single storey flat roof office building offering excellent potential and a recently constructed 100' x 50' steel portal frame building with three phase electricity, sodium lighting, electric roll shutter door and floodlit surround together with concrete hard standing and planning for stables.


From Lincoln proceed in a southerly direction on the A46 relief road and at the Pride of Lincoln public house, take a turning on the right signposted Eagle. Continue on towards the village and upon entering the hamlet of Eagle Moor, look for a signpost on the right to Swinethorpe and Harby. Silverburn is then the first property along this road on the right hand side.

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Added on Rightmove:
08 July 2006

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